Thursday, Oct. 8

Keep Her Safe

When: 7 p.m.

Where: UCF Art Gallery

Cost: Free

The Buzz: The UCF Art Gallery and Theatre UCF are collaborating to present an evening of awareness to stop campus sexual assault.

Friday, Oct. 9

Art, Love & Cocktails

When: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: Snap! Orlando; 1013 E. Orlando Drive, Orlando

Cost: $25

The Buzz: Snap! Space and Bougainvillea Clinique are raising funds for the Winter Park Mammography Scholarship Fund for women who cannot afford a screening mammogram or other testing.

Saturday, Oct. 10

Orange Fiesta in the Park

When: 11 a.m.

Where: Blanchard Park; 2451 N. Dean Road, Orlando

Cost: Free

The Buzz: Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs will host a celebration with live music and food to commemorate Hispanic Heritage Month, working with the Hispanic Heritage Committee of Greater Orange County.


When: 3:45 p.m.

Where: Bright House Networks Stadium

Cost: Free for students

The Buzz: Knight fans can watch the UCF football team take on the Huskies from the University of Connecticut in this home game.

Paint Party at Velo Creek

When: 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Where: Velo Creek Bike & Brew; 93 Alafaya Woods Blvd., Oviedo

Cost: $25

The Buzz: Learn about and make your own meditative mandala art from Knoe Studios’ artists. Cost includes paint supplies for the night.


When: 6 p.m.

Where: Audubon Park Garden District; 3201 Corrine Drive, Orlando

Cost: Free

The Buzz: A zombie-themed day of scavenger hunts, a costume contest, movie screenings and live music.

Sunday, Oct. 11

Pixar In Concert

When: 3 p.m.

Where: Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts; 445 S. Magnolia Ave., Orlando

Cost: Tickets start at $35

The Buzz: The multimedia-filled family show at the Walt Disney Theater will feature montages of clips from each of the 14 Pixar films, including Cars, WALL-E, Ratatouille, A Bug’s Life, Finding Nemo, Monsters, Inc. and Brave. There will also be a live symphony orchestra accompanying.


When: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: The Daily City Food Truck Bazaar; 3710 Maguire Blvd., Orlando

Cost: Free to attend

The Buzz: The Daily City is putting on a Halloween party fit for all pets, with costume contests, vendors and pet artists.

Monday, Oct. 12

Diversity Week Breakfast

When: 8 a.m.

Where: Pegasus Ballroom

Cost: Free with reservation

The Buzz: Kick off UCF Diversity Week with keynote speaker Sonia Manzano, who played Maria on Sesame Street for more than 30 years.

Tuesday, Oct. 13

Park Avenue Fashion Week: Caring Hair Showcase

When: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Where: Central Park; 251 S. Park Ave., Winter Park

Cost: Free

The Buzz: Glorious Beautiful Hair Supply, in partnership with Base Camp Children’s Cancer Foundation, Winter Park, is showcasing its first Caring Hair collection for children and women.

Wednesday, Oct. 14

Walk The Moon — Talking is Hard Tour

When: 6 p.m.

Where: House of Blues Orlando; 1490 E. Buena Vista Drive, Orlando

Cost: $30 to $43

The Buzz: See the band Walk The Moon perform with opening act HOLYCHILD.

Winter Park Wine & Dine

When: 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: Winter Park Farmers Market

Cost: General Admission $45, VIP $75

The Buzz: Ticket holders are welcome to attend the Winter Park Annual Wine & Dine event to experience 30 Orlando-area merchants offering complimentary food samples, craft beer and wine.

CAB Comedy: Open Mic Knight

When: 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Where: Burger U at UCF Knights Plaza

Cost: Free

The Buzz: UCF students are invited to perform comedic entertainment, including stand-up, improv and impressions. Interested students can email or check in at the event on a first-come, first-served basis.


Eric Gutierrez is a Digital Producer for the Central Florida Future. Follow him on Twitter at @atticus_adrift or email him at

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