Thursday, May 26

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 
9 a.m. to 9 p.m., runs through May 30 
Where: Epcot, 200 Epcot Center Drive, Orlando 
Cost: Starts at $97 
The Buzz: Celebrate the great outdoors with Epcot's annual springtime event. Enjoy Disney character topiaries, flower gardens, live music, special presentations and garden marketplaces.

When: 4 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., runs through May 29 
Where: Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive, Orlando   
Cost: Starting at $20 
The Buzz: Get ready for four straight days of fandom at the annual MegaCon convention in Orlando.

Friday, May 27 

Central Florida's BBQ Blowout  
6 p.m. to 10 p.m., runs through May 28 
Where: Oviedo Mall, 1700 Oviedo Marketplace Blvd., Oviedo  
Cost: Free 
The Buzz: Watch as barbecue teams from across the country compete for a spot in the annual World Food Championships competition.

9 p.m. 
Where: The Plaza Live, 425 North Bumby Ave., Orlando 
Cost: Starting at $20  
The Buzz: The American guitarist and multi-instrumentalist will take center stage at The Plaza Live.

Saturday, May 28

Adult Life, R-Dent, Rushmore, the Areolas 
7 p.m. 
Where: Spacebar, 2428 E. Robinson St., Orlando  
Cost: $5 
The Buzz: Jacksonville band R-Dent will return to Orlando to perform alongside Central Florida bands.

Sanford After Dark
When: 8 p.m. 
Where: Little Fish Huge Pond, 401 S. Sanford Ave., Sanford 
Cost: Free 
The Buzz: The monthly street market is open to the public and will feature music, art vendors, food, drinks and more.

Sunday, May 29

Winter Park Walking Food Tour 
11:15 a.m. to 2:15 p.m. 
Where: Central Park in Winter Park (North Park Avenue and West Morse Boulevard) 
Cost: $47 
The Buzz: Discover the rich history of Winter Park by sampling sweet and savory dishes from some of the area's most well-known restaurants.

Comedian Mitch Fatel 
7:30 p.m. 
Where: Orlando Improv, 9101 International Drive, Orlando 
Cost: $17 
The Buzz: The famous stand-up comedian will share his unique brand of observational humor with a crowd of Central Floridians.

Monday, May 30

Live Music on the Patio
When: 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. 
Where: Bahama Breeze in Waterford Lakes, 1200 N. Alafaya Trail, Orlando
Cost: Free 
The Buzz: Kick back, drink out of a pineapple and listen to live music at Bahama Breeze.

Punslingers: A Game Show for Word Nerds
When: 7:30 p.m. 
Where: SAK Comedy Lab, 29 S. Orange Ave., Orlando 
Cost: $5 
The Buzz: A comedy game show that feeds off of puns, from poetry to classic dad jokes. Contestants will be in the running to win a mystery prize and receive the title of Champion Punslinger.

Tuesday, May 31

Picture Element 
 On display until June 10 
Where: The Falcon, 819 E. Washington St., Thornton Park 
Cost: Free 
The Buzz: This group show focuses on digital art, showcasing work from Thomas Thorspecken, Chaya Av and Dwayne Broughton.

YONG: Pop Jungle
When: On display until June 11 
Where: Redefine Gallery, 29 S. Orange Ave., Orlando 
Cost: Free 
The Buzz: Brazilian street artist Yong uses pop art and graffiti to create a jungle featuring Brazilian native animals and endangered species.

Wednesday, June 1

Hard Rock Rising 
When: 8 p.m. 
Where: Hard Rock Live, 6050 Universal Blvd., Orlando  
Cost: Free 
The Buzz: The largest one-day music showcase will feature four up-and-coming artists, including Eve 6. The local artists will compete for a chance to win $50,000 and a performance at Hard Rock Hotel Ibiza.

Cult Classics: 'Can't Hardly Wait' 
9:30 p.m.
Where: Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland 
Cost: $8 
The Buzz: Enzian's Cult Classics feature some of the edgiest movies from decades past. Watch the 1998 film "Can't Hardly Wait", which hit theaters and became a cult classic for those who came of age in the mid-to-late '90s.

Originally published on May 26, 2016.

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