Free and Cheap Things To Do This Weekend in Orlando 11/2 – 11/4, 2012

Looking for something to do this weekend? You don’t have to spend a lot to have fun in this town! Check out our list of free and cheap things to do in the Orlando area!

Friday

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Movie in the Park

  • November 2
  • 7 pm
  • Lake Concord Park
  • 95 Triplet Lake Drive , Casselberry , FL , 32707
  • More Info:407-262-7700

Bring your blankets and lawn chairs and enjoy an outdoor screening of “The Lorax”.

 

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Friday Night Live Unplugged

  • Friday, November 2
  • 7 pm – 9 pm
  • Eddie Rose Amphitheater

Come out to Cranes Roost Park and enjoy great live entertainment in a beautiful outdoor setting. Friday Night Live is a free concert series, open to the public, which showcases top local artists who perform Jazz, Pop, Big Band and Contemporary music on a weekly basis. Tonight’s featured artist is Da Boys.

 

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Ocoee Founders Day Festival

  • November 2nd – 6 pm – 10 pm
  • November 3rd – 9 am – 10 pm
  • Bill Breeze Park
  • 125 N. Lakeshore Drive, Ocoee, FL
  • Free Event

The City of Ocoee welcomes you to our 19th Annual Founders’ Day Festival. Whether you’re young or young at heart, a history buff, a music lover, or like to browse through a maze of arts and crafts vendors, there is something for everyone planned for this year’s Ocoee Founders’ Day Festival.

 

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35th Annual Orlando Greek Fest

  • November 2 – 4 pm – 11 pm
  • November 3 – 11 am – 11 pm
  • November 4 – 11 am – 6 pm
  • Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church
  • 1217 Trinity Woods Lane
  • Maitland, FL 32751
  • Tickets $3

Experience a taste of Greece through authentic, handmade food delicacies.Complimenting the food is the culture of Greece. Patrons can experience the meaning of “Opa” by learning traditional Greek folk dances that they will see performed by costumed children and adults from the community’s dance troupe. The festival also features an iconographer who will be conducting demonstrations and presenting lectures on the ancient Christian art of Icon writing.

 

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Orlando Puppet Festival

  • November 2nd
  • November 3rd
  • November 4th
  • Price:$6 single shows, $10 three-day pass
  • Pinocchio’s Marionette Theater
  • 451 E. Altamonte Drive , Altamonte Springs , FL , 32701
  • More Info: 407-834-8757

Various local puppeteers will be represented at this unique weekend event including Meet the Artists, Free Panel Discussion with Pinocchio’s founder David Eaton and Taylor Anderson, the voice of “Beauty!” Get showtimes here. 

Saturday & Sunday

 

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Orlando Pet Expo

  • November 3
  • 10 am – 6 pm
  • Central Florida Fairgrounds
  • 4603 W. Colonial Drive , Orlando , FL , 32803
  • Free Event

Orlando Pet Expo will have dozens of rescue groups and a mega-adoption event, discounted vaccinations, microchipping and heartworm and flea preventatives, free nail trims, agility demonstrations, live entertainment, and obedience demonstrations.

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E.L.L.A. Music Festival

  • November 3
  • 2 pm – 12 am
  • H20 Church
  • 100 W. Livingston St. , Orlando , FL , 32801
  • $15 advance, $20 at the gate
  • More Info: 888-673-6793

E.L.L.A. Music Fest is a musical collaboration of Florida female artists. The goal of e.l.l.a. is to bring an audience into an environment that celebrates the new and the old – all coming together within the inspiration and camaraderie that can only be found in a space that celebrates the local grass roots music scene that e.l.l.a. so enthusiastically fights for.

 

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DeLand Original Music Festival

  • November 3
  • 1 pm – 1 am
  • Downtown DeLand
  • Indiana Avenue , DeLand, FL, 32724
  • More Info: 386-308-2694
  • $10 advance, $15 at the gate, free ages 12 and younger

Original Music Festival with over 170 bands on 27 stages.

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Mount Dora Plant & Garden Fair

  • November 3 – 9 am – 5 pm
  • November 4 – 9 am – 4 pm
  • Simpson Cove
  • 311 Tremain St. , Mount Dora , FL , 32757
  • More Info: 352-729-2170
  • Free Event

Central Florida’s top growers bring more than 12,000 plants. The event features orchid growers and includes native plants, butterfly-attracting perennials, herbs, roses, cameliias, and begonias with a complete selection of rare and unusual tropical plants. Garden antiques, festive flags, and unusual containers are also a focus.

 

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Winter Garden Wine & Craft Beer Festival

  • November 3
  • 3 pm – 7 pm
  • Regency Wine & Liquor, 16100 Marsh Road, Winter Garden
  • $25 advance, $35 at the gate or $50 advance, $65 at the gate for VIP admission
  • More info: 407-654-0360

Attendees can enjoy unlimited samples of more than 100 wines and 30 international beers and light bites from eateries like Avalon Diner and Mimi’s Cafe. Those with a more ambitious liver and/or pocketbook can step up to the VIP experience, which comes with a premium spread of wines rated 90 points or higher, plus an assortment of single malt scotches and small batch whiskeys.

 

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Fall Fiesta in the Park

  • November 3rd 10 am – 5 pm
  • November 4th 12 pm – 5 pm
  • Lake Eola Park
  • 101 N. Rosalind Ave. , Orlando , FL , 32801
  • Free Event

Large outdoor festival with arts, crafts and live entertainment.

 

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Tribute to the Latin Heritage

  • November 4
  • 12 pm – 6 pm
  • Eddie Rose Amphitheater

The 4th Annual Latin Festival featuring authentic cuisine, arts and crafts, dancers and musical groups, bounce houses, face painters and many other activities. This free family friendly event is brought to you by Reach. The event helps to raise awareness and funds to support outreach to the poor and needy of Central Florida and across the nation.

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