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9 Things to Do This Weekend April 15-16



Tater Tot & Beer Festival Sample dozens of domestic, imported and crafted beers and TATER TOTS for your guilty dining pleasure at the Tater Tots and Beer Festival April 15th 1-4pm at Orlando Festival Park at 2911 E Robinson St, Orlando, FL 32803 (MAP). Tickets are $37. Buy Tickets Here.


The Great Inflatable Race This is a fun-run with inflatable obstacles spread throughout the running course. You and your friends will feel like kids again as you jump, dive and bounce on our custom-designed inflatables. Get fit, support a good cause and create epic memories that will last you a lifetime!April 15 8:30am-2pm. Bill Frederick Park at Turkey Lake at 3401 S Hiawassee Rd, Orlando, FL 32835 (MAP). Tickets are $75. Buy Tickets Here.


AIDS Walk Orlando Bounce Houses, Face-Painting, AIDS Quilt Viewing, Art Show, Performances by Florida Symphony Youth Orchestra, Central Florida Sounds of Freedom, food trucks. The walk begins at 5pm. April 15 5pm-8pm at Lake Eola Park, 512 East Washington Street, Orlando, FL 32801 (MAPMore Info


Art is a Drag Gets your fill of "glam-boy-ance" as Central Florida’s top Drag Queens take over Sanford’s monthly art walk and act as tour guides leading you from art venue to art venue celebrating art and drag. Also enjoy 13 orlando food trucks 5-9pm from Orlando Food Truck Bazaar by The Daily City Admission is FREE (food is not!) and takes place this Saturday 6p til midnight in downtown Sanford.


Chris Rock Stand-Up Show Lauded by peers and critics alike, Chris Rock is one of our generation’s strongest comedic voices. Rock is coming to town for a 2 hour stand up performance at the Dr Phillips Center for the Performing Arts April 16th at 7:30pm. Tickets are $49.50. Buy Tickets Here.


Star Wars Celebration Star Wars Celebration is the ultimate fan experience focused on a galaxy far, far away. Exhibits, a vibrant, interactive show floor, screenings, exclusive merchandise, celebrity guests, panels, autograph sessions, fan-inspired activities, and other surprises. Orange County Convention Center (MAP) April 15 and 16th Buy Tickets Here


Trump Tax March The White House said no one cares about the President's tax returns. Participants are marching on April 15th to demand that Trump act in the public interest and release his tax returns. Lake Eola Park Farmers Market (MAP) at the corner of E. Central Blvd & N. Eola Drive on April 15 10am-12pm. Free.

Pig Run of Lake Nona The "PIG RUN" is a family-friendly, non-timed 5K. At the halfway point participants get free iDunkin' Donutsn the "Pig Pen" and then attempt to finish the run! You are not required to eat the donuts and you can choose your level of hunger when you register. April 15th, 2017 will not be known as "Tax Day" in Lake Nona....it will be known as "DONUT ARMAGEDDON DAY"! Lake Nona YMCA at 9055 Northlake Pkwy (MAP) on April 15 9am-11am.

Acousto-Electric Sonic Landscapes by Tim Kaiser Tim Kaiser (Website) is well known in the atmospheric experimental music scene for his blending of acousto-electric contraptions and Frankenstein electronics to create ethereal, layered drones. His sonic landscapes have been called “experiments in adventurous art” and “eclectic genius” by the likes of Make Magazine, Wired, the New Art Examiner and the Associated Press. Also appearing: Trotsky's Watercooler. Free. Gallery at Avalon Island 39 S. Magnolia Ave (MAP) on Monday April 17th 7pm-9pm.


EXTRA: The Daily City's Food Truck Bazaar 
  1. Friday night in Casselberry with 900 Degreez Pizza , Aji Food Truck, Angelo's Italian Kitchen, ChiPhi - A Tale of Two Cities, Frenchy's Crepes, Kelly's Homemade Ice Cream, Little Blue Donut Truck, London Fish & Chippy, Monsta Lobsta, Rubiios, SMAC, Tastebuds. April 14th ​6-9pm ​at Casselberry City Hall 95 Triplet Lake Drive (MAP). Free admission. Meals run $10-$12. 
  2. Saturday night in Downtown Sanford with Caro-Bama BBQ, Cousins Maine Lobster, Frenchy's Crepes, La Empanada, Los Munchies, Molos Miami Grill , Naked Cupcake, OverRice, SMAC, Sweet City Gelato, VooDoo Kitchen, SwedeDish. April 15th 5-9pm at ​202 S Sanford Ave (MAP). Free admission. Meals run $10-$12.