9 things happening in Central Florida this weekend

ORLANDO, Fla. — Spring is fast approaching in Central Florida, and there are plenty of events happening across the region.


See our weekend guide below:

Mister Rogers Week

Beginning Thursday and running through Saturday, multiple events will take place to honor everyone’s favorite neighbor and former Winter Park resident Fred Rogers. Click here for a breakdown of the events.

Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird

A production of Aaron Sorkin’s stage adaptation of “To Kill a Mockingbird” wraps up at the Dr. Phillips Center this weekend. Click here for details and tickets.

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Tracy Morgan

Tracy Morgan will be at Improv Orlando Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Click here for tickets.

Swamps Across America

Swamps Across America, a Shrek-themed dance party at House of Blues Friday at 9 p.m. The event is 18+. Click here for details and tickets.

Sam Morril

Comedian, actor and writer Sam Morril will make a stop at The Plaza Live Friday at 7 p.m. Click here for tickets.

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Ana Gabriel

Accomplished Latin artist Ana Gabriel will take the Amway Center stage Saturday as part of her Por Amor a Ustedes Tour. Click here for tickets and information.

Spies, Lies and Treble Clefs

Hear some of the greatest songs from spy movies and TV shows during Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s presentation of “Spies, Lies and Treble Clefs” Saturday at 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Click here for tickets and details.

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Parachutes for Patriots

The 16th Annual Parachutes for Patriots kicks off Saturday morning at Skydive DeLand. Click here for information.

Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival

The Florida Wildflower and Garden Festival kicks off Saturday at 9 a.m. along West Inidana Avenue in downtown DeLand. Click here for information.

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Adam Poulisse, WFTV.com

Adam Poulisse joined WFTV in November 2019.