Free and Cheap Things To Do This Weekend In Orlando 12/7 – 12/9, 2012

The weekend is almost here….can you feel it? If you are still looking for something to do, how about trying out one of these local events? They are all either free or low cost, and I’m sure one of them will be just what you’re looking for!

 

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Friday Nights at the Morse

  • Friday, December 7
  • 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM
  • Free Event
  • The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
  • 445 N. Park Ave., Winter Park, FL 32789

In addition to complimentary admission to the galleries every Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., the Museum features a schedule of live music, art demonstrations, and special tours on selected evenings. The Museum invites the public to take advantage of these free opportunities to see permanent exhibitions as well as gallery updates. Live music is scheduled from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

 

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Friday Night Live

  • Friday, December 7
  • 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
  • Eddie Rose Ampitheater
  • Uptown Altamonte, Altamonte Springs, Fl
  • Free Event

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. This week’s featured artist is The Fam Band playing holiday standards.

 

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9th annual Winter Park Boat Parade & Festival of Lights

  • Saturday, December 08
  • 6:00 PM
  • Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens
  • 633 Osceola Avenue, Winter Park Fl
  • Free Event

Join in for the annual Winter Park Boat Parade & Festival of Lights! This fun, community-wide water parade will feature holiday-themed and lighted boats gliding along the shorelines of lakes Virginia and Osceola. The Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens will host pre-parade activities including a water ski show at Rollins College at 3:30 p.m. The museum also hosts the official judging station for the Parade and will have music, food, wine and parking beginning at 4 p.m.

 

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Oviedo/Winter Springs Annual Holiday Parade

  • Saturay, December 8
  • 4:00 pm
  • Oviedo Mall

Enjoy the beautiful sounds of the Metropolitan Area Youth Symphony starting at 3:15, and a real snow mountain after the parade! Participants will enjoy sled rides down the mountain, carnival games, bounce houses, pictures with Santa, and much more. Event goes until 9 pm.

 

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Localcopia

  • Saturday, December 8
  • 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
  • The Acre
  • 4421 Edgewater Drive, Orlando, FL, 32804

Localcopia 2012 is going to be an amazing market of crafts, artists, goods and services by our community. Save the date to create a unique holiday shopping experience while enjoying the best in local food, local tunes, and local brews!

 

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Movie Night on the Lawn

  • Saturday, December 8
  • 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
  • Orangewood Presbyterian Church
  • 1300 W. Maitland Blvd, Maitland, FL, 32751
  • Free Event

Kids of all ages will enjoy a family-friendly night out as Orangewood Church and School in Maitland presents a free screening of Polar Express at 7pm with pre-show entertainment starting at 6:30pm. Everyone is invited to bring chairs and blankets to enjoy an outdoor evening at the movies! Admission, popcorn and parking are FREE. Concessions will be available for purchase.

 

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Parade of Lights

  • Saturday, December 8
  • 6:00 pm
  • Downtown Sanford
  • First Street, Sanford, FL, 32771
  • Free Event

Celebrate the holiday season as illuminated floats light up the night during Sanford’s annual illuminated Christmas parade.

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Family Day At Mennello Museum of American Art

  • Sunday, December 9
  • Noon – 4:30
  • Mennello Museum of American Art
  • 900 E. Princeton St, Orlando, FL, 32803
  • Free Event

Enjoy the day at the museum with free admission, family arts activities, workshops and tours.

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Chanukah in the Park

  • Sunday, December 9
  • 5:00 pm
  • Central Park
  • Park Avenue, Winter Park, FL, 32789
  • Free Event

Experience Chanukah in the Park in Central Park. The holiday event will include live music and activities.

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