Support local authors by visiting the Locally Grown Words Summer Book Fair hosted by Bookmark It on May 3.
Over 40 local authors, representing a variety of book genres, will be present. Among them are Tiffanie Beecham, Jesse Bradley, Jamie Engle, Krayl Funch, Rebekah Keyes, and Jackie Macfadden. Beating Windward Press and Burrow Press will also be attending.
Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here’s a round-up of concerts and other events happening in the Orlando area this weekend.
- Michael Andrew Holiday Spectacular at The Plaza Theatre – $25-$50
- Candlelight Processional w/Guest Narrator Thomas Gibson at Epcot – Free with Park Admission
- Christmas in the Park concert (4:30pm/6:30pm) at Lake Eola Amphitheater (downtown) – Free
- Dubtribe Sound System at The Social – $15-$20
- Hand to Hand (Farewell Show) at Back Booth – $8
- Heroine with Tiffany from Monsters of the Morning at Garage Bar in Sanford – Free
- Maryellen Hooper at Orlando Improv at Pointe Orlando – $17
- Local Author Festival (12pm) at Orlando Public Library Downtown Branch – Free
- Santa’s Farewell Festival (11am) at SODO Shopping Center – Free
- Xmas Bash with Showdown at The Barn in Sanford – $5
- Candlelight Processional w/Guest Narrator Trace Adkins at Epcot – Free with Park Admission
- Grandma Party Bazaar Craft, Music and Food Shopping Event (10am)at Stardust Video & Coffee – Free
- Maryellen Hooper at Orlando Improv at Pointe Orlando – $15
- Michael Kramer / Greg Parnell at The Plaza Theatre – $20
- Swamp Cabbage Xmas Party at Back Booth – $8