Winter Park Florida :: December events 2017

Winter Park Sunday Running Group

 

 

The Winter Park Sunday Running Group has been a source of pleasant running experiences and friendships for hundreds of runners over 40 years. We encourage and welcome runners of all ages and speeds to join us on the course which offers exceptional scenery throughout Winter Park. The most popular distances range from five to ten miles, but the course easily accommodates shorter loops of three or four miles. It is our policy to ensure that people new to the group are warmly welcomed and that they do not get lost on the course.

 

Date : Sundays, December 3,10,17,23,31, 2017 at  7 a.m – Weekly on the same day

Event location: Park Avenue & Welbourne Avenue – Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

Contact : Jack Gallagher

E-mail: jackgallagher534@gmail.com
Website: http://www.orlandorunnersclub.org/about-this-theme
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Daddy Long Leggs

 

 

Music & Lyrics by Paul Gordon | Book by John Caird
Based on a novel by Jean Webster

From the Tony Award winning director of Les Miserables. this gorgeous Off-Broadway musical is based on the classic novel which inspired the 1955 movie starring Fred Astaire – a beloved tale in the spirit of Jane Austen, The Bronte sisters, and Downton Abbey.  This heartwarming Cinderella story about a witty and winsome young woman and her mysterious benefactor has charmed audiences of all ages from Los Angeles to London.  Critics are cheering: Daddy Long Legs “is one of the most enthralling, entertaining and moving love stories on the American musical theatre stage.” Drama Desk Award Winner.

 

$42 Evening

$39 Senior Evening (62 and over)

$32 Matinee

$15 Student (11-25 years old)

$15 Industry (Entertainment Professional)

Note: Student and Industry must show ID.

Special Rates: $20 Thursday Night & Friday Matinee Preview (Opening Week)

$1 off Groups of 10 or more (for regularly priced tickets)

 

Date : Sunday, December 17, 2017 at 2pm

Event location: 711 Orange Avenue Suite C Winter Park, FL

Contact :

The Winter Park Playhouse
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Kevin Kelly’s Swingin’Christmas Party

 

 

Come get your cheer on as “local favorite” Kevin Kelly lights up the Winter Park Playhouse with his brand-new holiday cabaret…  Kevin Kelly’s Swingin’ Christmas Party!  Enjoy a fun evening of Cool-Yule-Tide-Tunes and a few lively “Sinatra-esque” standards. Playhouse patrons will remember Kevin from his many Mainstage performances including Forever Plaid, The Musical of Musicals, The Rat Pack Lounge and the critically-acclaimed Murder For Two. Playhouse Musical Director Christopher Leavy will accompany on the piano. And look for some other special guests! These popular cabarets sell out quickly so get your tickets today!

This unique form of entertainment showcases a different professional singer each month up front in the beautiful lobby bar. A truly “New York-style” cabaret, each performance is approximately 55 minutes in length with no intermission. Doors open at 6:30pm for General Seating.

$20 General Admission (1 drink minimum) $10 Standing Room Only *Please note: Standing Room Only tickets will not be sold until all the General Admission tickets are sold out.

 

 

Date : Wednesday, December 20 to Thursday, December 21, 2017 – 7:30pm

Event location: 711 Orange Avenue Suite C Winter Park, FL

Contact :

The Winter Park Playhouse
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Christmas Eve Open House

 

 

Visitors to the Museum receive free admission to the galleries all day. Live music by the Raintree Chamber Players from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. The Morse Museum houses the world’s most comprehensive collection of works by Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848–1933), including the artist and designer’s jewelry, pottery, paintings, art glass, leaded-glass lamps and windows; his chapel interior from the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago; and art and architectural objects from his Long Island country estate, Laurelton Hall.

 

Date : Sunday, December 24, 2017 – 1pm to 4pm

Event location: The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art , 445 N. Park Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States 

Contact : (407) 645-5311

Website: http://www.morsemuseum.org/
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Parade of Bands

 

 

The City of Winter Park will proudly host the 11th Annual Camping World Bowl Parade of Bands, featuring school bands from the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC) and Big 12 Conference teams. As a prelude to the Camping World Bowl game at 5 p.m. at the Orlando Citrus Bowl Stadium, school bands, cheerleaders and mascots will march through downtown Winter Park and perform a “Bandtastic Game Day Preview.” The parade will start at 11 a.m. at the intersection of Park and Lyman avenues. School bands will march north along Park Avenue through downtown Winter Park. After turning west on Garfield Avenue, they will proceed to Central Park where they will perform for all fans to enjoy. For more information, please call .

 

Date : Thursday, December 28, 2017 – 11 am

Event location:  Park Avenue & Central Park, Park Avenue & Central Park
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States 

Contact :

Phone contact: 407-599-3463
Website: http://www.fcsports.com/
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Park Ave 5k Presented by Florida Hospital

  Get a healthy start to the New Year by participating in the 4th race of the Track Shack Running Series through beautiful Winter Park. Then indulge a little with an after party that features food from local favorites.   Date : Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 7:30 am   Event
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Winter Park Florida :: November events 2017

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Winter Park is located near one of America's most explored places yet its culture and beauty are often missed by busy travelers. Winter Park is nestled among the Winter Park chain of lakes. These lakes are popular for boating, fishing, kayaking, and water sports. Winter Park is a city of culture and heritage, renowned for several of its annual festivals. This year round destination is a treasure trove of history, culture, fine dining, shopping and natural beauty. Its attractions feature three fine art museums, a historical museum, the winter park scenic boat tour, the Park Avenue, Hannibal Time Square and Shopping Districts.

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