DOWNTOWN BUZZ Juneteenth Block Party on Wall Street Celebrate Juneteenth in Downtown Orlando. Support small, black owned businesses, enjoy live music, and explore Wall Street. The event will take place from 1-10pm on Saturday, June 18. Register here.
City of Orlando Juneteenth Festival Join Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer, Commissioner Regina Hill, and Commissioner Bakari Burns for the first inaugural Juneteenth Festival at Lorna Doone Park. The festival will celebrate the federal holiday of Juneteenth, commemorating the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans. The event will feature music, vendors, a kids zone, and more! RSVP today!
Disney On Ice presents Road Trip Adventures Takes Families on a Fun-Fueled Excursion to Iconic Disney Destinations Disney On IcepresentsRoad Trip Adventures will whisk families away on an immersive getaway chock-full of magical participatory moments. Featuring new and classic tales, this multi-generational experience visits Orlando’s Amway Center for six performances, September 2 – 4. Tickets go on sale to the general public on Tuesday, June 14 at 10 a.m. ET. Buy your tickets today.
DID YOU KNOW? Florida Prize at Orlando Museum of Art The Orlando Museum of Art Florida Prize in Contemporary Art is running now until August 14. This is the eighth installment of the exhibition, featuring 10 of the most progressive and exciting artists working in Florida today. Learn more.
Thornton Park Welcomes 2nd Annual United We Dance Event BlueLaLa Events and Thornton Park present the second annual "United We Dance," a night of music and dance to honor the resilience of our community, First Responders, The City Beautiful, survivors, and our 49. It is important that we honor the memories of our 49 the way they would have wanted us to — united and dancing. DJ Scott Robert will take guests on a musical journey that heals and brings our community together. Bring the love, your friends, costumes, family, and let’s DANCE, UNITED! A portion of the proceeds will go to onePULSE FOUNDATION. Get tickets now.
AdventHealth Broadway presents Hamilton at Dr. Phillips Center Hamilton is the story of America then, told by America now. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, Hamilton has taken the story of American founding father Alexander Hamilton and created a revolutionary moment in theater—a musical that has had a profound impact on culture, politics, and education. With book, music, and lyrics by Lin-Manuel Miranda, direction by Thomas Kail, choreography by Andy Blankenbuehler, and musical supervision and orchestrations by Alex Lacamoire, Hamilton is based on Ron Chernow’s acclaimed biography. It has won Tony®, Grammy® and Olivier Awards, the Pulitzer Prize for Drama, and an unprecedented special citation from the Kennedy Center Honors. Save the date for October 26 - November 20, 2022.