6 events highlight weekend activities around Orlando area

Enjoy first weekend of new year


ORLANDO, Fla. – How will you spend the first weekend of the new year? Here are some select events around Central Florida to fill your weekend down time.



Lake Nona Cars & Coffee Autoshow

Jan. 5, 8 to 10:30 a.m.

Lake Nona Village Place
9681 Lake Nona Village Place

Lakeridge Winery Winter Music Series

Jan. 5, noon to 4 p.m. 

Lakeridge Winery
19239 U.S. 27 North

The winery is back with its Saturday afternoon music series each week in January. 

Orlando Blues & Jazz Festival

Jan. 5, 3 to 7 p.m. 

Eagle Nest Park

Enjoy live performance, beer, wine and food at this festival.

Swaggy vs. Fessy

Jan. 5, 3 to 6 p.m. 

TNT Elite Hoops
1914 Edgewater Drive

“Big Brother” stars host a basketball game fundraiser to benefit a national nonprofit organization with the mission to end prostate cancer. 

Hula-Licious: Battle of the Food Trucks

Jan. 5, 4 to 9 p.m. 

Center Lake Park

There will be more than 30 food trucks competing for the championship with their best culinary dishes. 


Three Kings Day

Jan. 6, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Old Town
5770 West Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway

About the Author: