Weekend Preview for January 23-25
Here’s a look at some of this weekend’s events!
Friday, January 23rd
WE ARE ONE!
7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Can you believe it’s only been a year?! Mills50 cornerstone Snap! Space Celebrates One Year this Friday starting at 7:00 p.m. The celebration includes the unveiling of the new public art fence, an art mobile, beauty treats, a DJ, cocktails and coffee, a food truck, and the lighting of the revived 1940 CAMEO Theater sign. No cover, donations greatly appreciated! RSVP ► https://eventbrite.com/event/15114611209/
January 23 at 8:00 pm – January 25 at 2:00 pm
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
Orlando Ballet launches its first season at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts with the classical favorite Swan Lake. Set to Tchaikovsky’s powerful Swan Lake score, and based on the Russian folk tale of a young princess transformed into a swan by a vengeful sorcerer, this production promises an enchanting look at the classic romance. Performance times: Friday, January 23 at 8 p.m., Saturday, January 24 at 8 p.m., and Sunday, January 25 at 2 p.m.
Saturday, January 24th
Heart of The King, A Tribute to Elvis
Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre
Heart of The King, A Tribute to Elvis, consists of two of the world’s top Elvis Presley tribute artists: Cody Slaughter (50’s & 60’s portrayal) and Shawn Klush (70’s portrayal). Cody Ray Slaughter is hailed as one of the most talented young Elvis tribute artists in the country. Born and raised in Harrison, Arkansas, gateway to the beautiful Ozark Mountains, Cody Slaughter began entertaining at the young age of 13. A true Southern boy, Cody’s true passion for Elvis’ music and memory has directed his career path. In just a short time, Shawn Klush has emerged as the world’s top professional Elvis Tribute Artist. Born and raised in the small coal-mining town of Pittston, Pennsylvania, Shawn’s love for music led him to begin imitating his musical idol, Elvis Presley.
The Snow Ball
Wall St Plaza
The Snow Ball is back Orlando and you’ll be partying in a Wall Street wonderland Saturday nighy! Let it snow…let it snow…let it snow – On Wall Street Plaza! Go ahead and dig that coat out of your closet once more because it’s going to be SNOWING on Wall Street! There will be snow in the air, snow on the ground ,and plenty of excellent drink specials from our friends at Corona and Fireball to keep you warm in the blizzard. Live music and snow starts at 9 p.m.!
Sunday, January 25th
Yoga at Lake Eola Park
11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. (recurring every Sunday)
Lake Eola Park
Yo, yogis! Namaste. It’s ‘Yoga in Lake Eola Park’ every Sunday at 11 a.m. – corner of E. Washington St. and N. Eola Dr. (across from the playground and under the big oak tree). It’s free and for all-levels. Donation based! This weekly practice is tailored for beginners as well as experienced practitioners. No worries, NO ONE is left out. Taught by a rotating band of rad local yogis who are all dedicated to the enrichment of our community, this 60 minute class will include physical postures (asanas), breath (pranayama), meditation, and a guided relaxation (savasana) to end the sweet experience. Every week will be a different style of yoga. Bring a mat, friends, an open mind and open ♥.
Orlando Farmers Market
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (recurring every Sunday)
Lake Eola Park
The Official Downtown Orlando Farmers Market since 1987. The Orlando Farmers Market is home to a vibrant marketplace including over 50 vendors year-round. You’ll find seasonal farm fresh produce from local growers, as well as baked goods, cheeses, and other specialty foods. Plus, a variety of locally made arts, crafts, and homemade goods. The Orlando Farmers Market is dog friendly and the perfect way to spend your Sunday afternoon with the family around beautiful Lake Eola in the heart of downtown. Also, enjoy live entertainment in the beer & wine garden from Noon to 4pm every week.