AFRICAN AMERICAN ARTS FESTIVAL: featuring arts, crafts and music: noon-6 p.m. today-Saturday; Speer Park, 331 N. Tubb St., Oakland; free; 407-877-2262.
GET OUTDOORS CASSELBERRY: featuring kayak/canoe and paddleboard demonstrations, fishing, slack lining, dog lure course, live entertainment and other outdoor activities: 9 a.m. Saturday; Secret Lake Park, 200 N. Triplet Lake Drive, Casselberry; free; 407-262-7700, Ext. 1507.
“THE ESSSENCE OF UPTOWN ALTAMONTE”: a showcase of original artwork: 5-7 p.m. Tuesday; SpringHill Suites, 205 W. State Road 436, Altamonte Springs; free; 407-865-6400.
MR. RICHARD: teatime dance party with the children's musician: 10 a.m. today; Infusion Tea, 1600 Edgewater Drive, Orlando; free; 407-999-5255.
MR. RICHARD: musical sing-along: 10 a.m. Saturday; Barnes & Noble, 2418 E. Colonial Drive, Orlando; free; 407-894-6024.
THE JUNIE B. JONES STUPID SMELLY BUS TOUR: featuring live performances by actors playing Junie B. Jones and Mr. Woo, official book stamping and free souvenirs: 2 p.m. Saturday; Books-A-Million, 2605 W. Osceola Parkway, Kissimmee; free; 407-552-0077.
WHAT'S ALL THAT JAZZ ABOUT?: jazz entertainer Shenole Latimer will tell stories and play the saxophone to introduce children in grades 1-5 to jazz and improvisation: 2:30 p.m. Tuesday; New Smyrna Beach Regional Library, 1001 S. Dixie Freeway, New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-424-2910.
MR. RICHARD: musical sing-along: 10 a.m. Thursday; Barnes & Noble, 481 N. Alafaya Trail, Orlando; free; 407-275-1765.
ANIME COOKIES: teens and 'tweens can decorate their own chibi cookies: 1 p.m. Thursday; Ormond Beach Regional Library, 30 S. Beach St., Ormond Beach; free; 386-676-4191.
TEENS CAN EXPLORE STEAMPUNK: explore the steampunk culture, a subgenre of science fiction, make crafts, and grab a snack: 1 p.m. Thursday; Daytona Beach Regional Library at City Island, 105 E. Magnolia Ave., Daytona Beach; free; 386-257-6036.
MAGIC SHOW: Cesar Domico will entertain children in grades 1-5 and parents: 3:30 p.m. Thursday; John H. Dickerson Heritage Library, 411 S. Keech St., Daytona Beach; free; 386-239-6478.
STANDUP COMEDY: comedy competition: 10:15 p.m. Saturdays; Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows, 8267 International Drive, Orlando; free (one drink minimum); 407-363-1985.
OPEN MIC COMEDY: 8:30 p.m. Mondays; The Other Bar, 18 Wall St., Orlando; free (21 or older); 407-843-8595.
COMEDY NIGHT: with Gramma Rich: 8 p.m. Tuesdays; The Alley, 114 S. Park Ave., Sanford; free; 407-328-4848.
CENTRAL FLORIDA STAND UP: open mic comedy night: 8 p.m. Wednesdays; Fox & Hound, 3514 W. Vine St., Kissimmee; free; 407-847-9927.
MOVIE IN THE PARK: outdoor screening of “Escape from Planet Earth” at dusk today; Lake Concord Park, 95 Triplet Lake Drive, Casselberry; free; 407-262-7700.
MOVIE ON THE HALIFAX: outdoor screening of “Here Comes the Boom”: 8:30 p.m. today; Rockefeller Gardens, 25 Riverside Drive, Ormond Beach; Free; 386-676-3216.
POPCORN FLICKS: outdoor screening of “How to Marry a Millionaire”: 8 p.m. Thursday; Central Park, Park Avenue, Winter Park; free; 407-629-0054.
EXPERIENCE A SOLDIER'S LIFE: FORT MAITLAND, 1835: touch artifacts and taste authentic foods that soldiers fighting in the 2nd Seminole Indian War would have had: 2 p.m. Saturday; Maitland Public Library, 501 S. Maitland Ave., Maitland; free; 407-647-7700.
NATHAN HOLIC: release party for the author's novel “American Fraternity Man”: 2-5 p.m. Saturday; Quantum Leap Winery, 1312 Wilfred Drive, Orlando; free; 407-730-3082.
THERE WILL BE WORDS: prose reading series: 6 p.m. Tuesday; Urban ReThink, 625 E. Central Blvd., Orlando; free; 407-650-8004.
DI-VERSE WORD: open mike: 8 p.m. Tuesdays; Dandelion Communitea Cafe, 618 N. Thornton Ave., Orlando; free; 407-362-1864.
THE BUILDING OF FLORIDA: make a craft and taste authentic foods from Florida's bygone era: 4 p.m. Wednesday; Maitland Public Library, 501 S. Maitland Ave., Maitland; free; 407-647-7700.
WEDNESDAY OPEN WORDS: open mike poetry: 8 p.m. Wednesdays; Austin Coffee and Film, 929 W. Fairbanks Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-975-3364.
FLORIDA'S NATIVE ANIMALS: meet some live Florida animals including alligators, opossums or gopher tortoises: 2 p.m. Thursday; Maitland Public Library, 501 S. Maitland Ave., Maitland; free; 407-647-7700.
MR. HARLEY CONCERT: an all ages children's concert: 2:30 p.m. Thursday; Deltona Regional Library, 2150 Eustace Ave., Deltona; free; 386-789-7207, Ext. 21018.
BBQ & BLUES PRO BBQ COMPETITION: music, food and Kids Zone: today-Saturday; Cocoa Village, 100 Harrison Street, Cocoa; free; 321-631-9075.
FOOD TRUCK FRIDAYS: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays; RDV Sportsplex, 8701 Maitland Summit Blvd., Orlando; free; 407-916-2442.
FOOD TRUCK CRAZY: food truck gathering: 4-8 p.m. Sunday; Oviedo Mall, 1700 Oviedo Mall Blvd., Oviedo; free; 407-296-5882.
TRUCKING TUESDAYS: food truck gathering: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays; First United Methodist Church, 142 E. Jackson St., Orlando; free; 407-849-6080.
TASTY TUESDAYS: food truck gathering: 6-10 p.m. Tuesdays; The Milk Bar, 2424 E. Robinson St., Orlando; free; 407-896-4954.
WILD WILD WEDNESDAYS: food truck gathering: 5-9 p.m. Wednesdays; Parking lot, 34301 S. Conway Road, Orlando; free; 321-750-6820.
FOOD TRUCK CAFE: 6-9 p.m. Wednesdays; Lake Lily Park, 840 Lake Lily Drive, Maitland; free; 407-539-6268.
THE ESSSENCE OF UPTOWN ALTAMONTE: a showcase of original artwork: 5-7 p.m. Tuesday; SpringHill Suites, 205 W. State Road 436, Altamonte Springs; free; 407-865-6400.
ARTS ON DOUGLAS: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; 123 Douglas St., New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-428-1133. “Erin Curry: Recent Works” (through June 15), “More than Just Bling!-A Jewelry Invitational” (through June 29).
ATLANTIC CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday; 1414 Art Center Ave., New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-427-6975. “24th Annual University Student Exhibition” (through Aug. 10).
BRICK CITY CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 23 S.W. Broadway St., Ocala; free; 352-840-9521. “Call of the Wild” (with reception 6-8 p.m. today, through June 29).
FIFTH AVENUE ART GALLERY: 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 p.m. Sunday; 1470 Highland Ave., Melbourne; free; 321-259-8261. Works by Michael Robinson (with reception 5:30-8:30 p.m. today, through June 30).
GALLERY AT AVALON ISLAND: call for hours; 39 S. Magnolia Ave., Orlando; free; 407-490-3961. “Imprint” (through July 11).
GATEWAY CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday; 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; 880 N. U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary; free; 386-668-5553. “Art Springs Eternal” works from the Plein Air Paint Out (through June 22).
THE HUB: 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 132 Canal St., New Smyrna Beach; free; 386-957-3924. “Artist Connection” (through June 29).
HYDER GALLERY CENTER FOR FINE ART: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-6 p.m. Sunday; 111 Magnolia Ave., Sanford; free; 407-878-7646. Works by Dr. Katherine Machara (through June 27).
MOUNT DORA CENTER FOR THE ARTS: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; 138 E. Fifth Ave., Mount Dora; free; 352-383-0880. “Sutra” by photographer Yatin Patel (through today).
COLLEGE OF CENTRAL FLORIDA: 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m. Saturday; 3001 SW College Road, Ocala; free; 352-237-2111. “Summer Spotlight XVI” (through June 27).
CORNELL FINE ARTS MUSEUM: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-646-2526. “Studio Malick” (through Dec. 1).
NEWS-JOURNAL CENTER: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 221 N. Beach St., Daytona Beach; free; 386-226-1927. “Transient Motel” works by Bryce Hammond (through July 26).
RUTH FUNK CENTER FOR TEXTILE ARTS: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, noon-4 p.m. Saturday; 150 W. University Blvd. at Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne; free; 321-674-8313. “Masters 2” (through Aug. 24).
SOUTHEAST MUSEUM OF PHOTOGRAPHY: 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday-Friday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesday, 1-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; 1200 International Speedway, Building 1200, Daytona State College, Daytona Beach; free; 386-506-4475. “Departures 2013: A Juried Student Exhibition” (through July 28), “UCF Thesis Exhibition” (through July 28), “Alumni Focus 2013: Rick Lang, David Monroe and Rick Wagner” (through July 28), “Steven Spencer: Recent Photographs” (through July 28).
UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL FLORIDA ART GALLERY: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; North Gemini Boulevard, Orlando; free; 407-823-5470. Juried BFA/BA Student Photography Exhibition (through July 5).
ACME SUPERSTORE: call for hours; 905 E State Road 434, Suite 100, Longwood; free; 407-331-0433. Superman Art Show: Celebrating 75 Years of The Man of Steel (through July 5).
THE FALCON BAR & GALLERY: 6 p.m.- 12 a.m. Monday-Thursday, 6 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday-Saturday, 12 p.m.-12 a.m. Sunday; 819 E. Washington St., Orlando; free; 407-423-2788. Works by Karen Russell (through June 30).
MAITLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY: 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday-Thursday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 1-6 p.m. Sunday; 501 S. Maitland Ave., Maitland; free; 407-647-7700. “Favorite Florida Birds Art Exhibit” (through June 30).
PEABODY AUDITORIUM: call for hours; 600 Auditorium Blvd., Daytona Beach; free; 386-671-3461. “West Side Story: Paintings and Drawings” (through July 1).
STARDUST VIDEO & COFFEE: 7 a.m.-midnight Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-midnight Saturday-Sunday; 1842 E. Winter Park Road, Orlando; free; 407-623-3393. “The Paper Illustrator” (through July 3).
TAVARES CITY HALL: call for hours; 201 E. Main St., Tavares; free; 352-742-6319. “Art On The Fly ... a blank canvas show” (through Thursday).
WINTER PARK CITY HALL: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 401 S. Park Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-623-3292. “Art in Chambers” works by Robert Ross (opening with reception 5:30-7 p.m. Wednesday, through Sept. 12).
AUDUBON PARK COMMUNITY MARKET, with local produce, goods and art: 6-10 p.m. Mondays; Stardust Video & Coffee, 1842 E. Winter Park Road, Orlando; 407-623-3393.
CAGAN CROSSINGS FARMERS MARKET: 4-7 p.m. Fridays; Cagan Crossings Town Center, Highway 27 north of Highway 192, Clermont; 352-242-2444.
CLERMONT FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays; Montrose Street between Seventh and Eighth Street; 407-625-3818.
COLLEGE PARK FARMERS MARKET: 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sundays; Infusion Tea, 1600 Edgewater Drive, Orlando; 407-496-3089.
DEBARY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays; Gateway Center for the Arts, 880 N. U.S. Highway 17-92, DeBary; 407-443-6965.
EDGEWOOD FARMERS MARKET, with food trucks: 5-8 p.m. Thursdays; 405 Larue Ave., Edgewood; 407-851-2920.
FARMERS MARKET OF SEMINOLE: 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Tuesdays; 2215 W. First St., Sanford; 407-304-9945.
KISSIMMEE VALLEY FARMERS MARKET: 4-8 p.m. Tuesday; Kissimmee Civic Center, 201 E. Dakin Ave.; 407-846-4643 or kissimmeemainstreet.com.
LAKE MARY FARMERS MARKET:2/3/12 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturdays; behind Lake Mary City Hall, Fourth Street and Lake Mary Boulevard, Lake Mary; 407-585-1428.
LEESBURG SATURDAY MORNING MARKET: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays; 501 W. Main St., Leesburg; free; 352-787-0000.
MAITLAND FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays; Lake Lily Park, 701 Lake Lily Drive, Maitland; 407-539-6268.
MOUNT DORA VILLAGE MARKET: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays; Elizabeth Evans Park, 100 S. Donnelly St., Mount Dora; 352-735-1191.
OCOEE FARMERS MARKET: 3-8 p.m. Fridays, McKey Street and Bluford Avenue, Ocoee; 321-303-3374.
ORANGE CITY FARMERS MARKET: 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays; Dickinson Park, Highway 17-92 and East Graves Avneue, Orange City; 386-775-5410.
ORLANDO FARMERS MARKET, featuring food, crafts: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays; Lake Eola Park, corner of Central and Eola Drive, downtown Orlando; 321-202-5855 or orlandofarmersmarket.com.
OVIEDO FARMERS MARKET:8 a.m.-1 p.m. first Saturdays monthly; Lawton House, 200 Highway 426, Oviedo; oviedohs.com.
SANFORD FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays; Magnolia Square, 200 S. Magnolia Ave., Sanford; 407-328-1521 or sanfordfarmersmarket.com.
VILLAGE PARK FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays; The Village at Hunter’s Creek, 13568 S. John Young Parkway, Orlando; 407-333-7700.
WINDERMERE FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Fridays; Town Square, 614 Main St., Windermere; 407-625-3818.
WINTER GARDEN FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays; The Pavilion, 104 S. Lakeview Ave., Winter Garden; 321-202-5855.
WINTER PARK FARMERS MARKET: 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturdays; 200 W. New England Ave., Winter Park; 407-599-3334.
WINTER SPRINGS FARMERS MARKET: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays; Winter Springs Town Center, State Road 434 and Tuscawilla Road, Winter Springs; 321-436-5672.
CASA FELIZ HISTORIC HOME MUSEUM, with “James Gamble Rogers II Studio” architecture exhibit: 10 a.m.-noon Tuesday and Thursday, noon-3 p.m. Sunday; 656 Park Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-628-8200.
THE CASEMENTS, historic John D. Rockefeller home: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-noon Saturday; 25 Riverside Drive, Ormond Beach; free; 386-676-3216 or thecasements.net.
CENTRAL FLORIDA RAILROAD MUSEUM: 1-5 p.m. daily; in former Tavares & Gulf Railroad Depot, 101 S. Boyd St., Winter Garden; free; 407-656-0559.
DELAND MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MUSEUM: local medical and historical artifacts: 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday; 230 N. Stone St., DeLand; free (donations accepted); 386-740-5800.
DELAND NAVAL AIR STATION MUSEUM: noon-4 p.m. Wednesday-Thursday and Saturday-Sunday; 910 Biscayne Blvd. at DeLand Airport, DeLand; free (donations accepted); 386-738-4149.
DELTONA VETERANS MUSEUM: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays, 1-4 p.m. Sundays; 1921 Evard Ave., Deltona; free; 386-789-8247.
GOLDENROD HISTORICAL MUSEUM, exhibits of local history and early pioneers: 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Tuesday and Friday; 4755 N. Palmetto Road, Winter Park; free; 407-677-5980.
GOLDSBORO HISTORICAL MUSEUM: 1-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 1211 W. 13th St., Sanford; free; 407-416-0416.
HANNIBAL SQUARE HERITAGE CENTER, Winter Park’s African American historical archives, with “Preaching to the Trees and the Animals: The Folk Art of O.L. Samuels.” Opening reception, 6-8 p.m. Friday. (through Sept. 7): noon-5 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, noon-4 p.m. Tuesday-Thursday; 642 W. New England Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-539-2680.
HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL RESOURCE AND EDUCATION CENTER OF CENTRAL FLORIDA: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Friday, 1-4 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Thursday; 851 N. Maitland Ave., Maitland; free; 407-628-0555.
LAKE COUNTY HISTORICAL MUSEUM: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 317 W. Main St., Tavares; free; 352-343-9600.
LAKE MARY HISTORICAL MUSEUM: “Salute to Our Military” display; 6-8 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; 158 N. Country Club Road, Lake Mary; free; 407-585-1481.
LARRY E. SMEDLEY NATIONAL VIETNAM WAR MUSEUM: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday; 300 N. Tanner Road, Orlando; free; bunkerflorida.org.
MUSEUM OF THE APOPKANS, Native American artifacts and exhibits on the historic industries of Apopka: noon-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday; 122 E. 5th St., Apopka; free, donations accepted; 407-703-1707.
MUSEUM OF GENEVA HISTORY: 2-4 p.m. 2nd and 4th Saturdays or by appointment; 165 First St., Geneva; free; 407-349-5697.
ORLANDO FIRE MUSEUM, displays and equipment from area firefighting history: 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday; 814 E. Rollins Ave. (behind Lowndes Shakespeare Center in Loch Haven Park), Orlando; free (donations accepted); 407-898-3138.
SANFORD MUSEUM, exhibits on local history and life of city founder: 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday; 520 E. First St., Sanford; free; 407-688-5198.
ST. CLOUD HERITAGE MUSEUM: 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 1-4 p.m. Sunday or by appointment; 1012 Massachusetts Ave., St. Cloud; free (donations accepted); 407-957-7587.
MUSEUM OF MILITARY HISTORY, historical artifacts: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily; 5210 W. Irlo Bronson Hwy., Kissimmee; free; 407-507-3894.ff
WINTER GARDEN HERITAGE MUSEUM, with displays including citrus history and occupations, schools, businesses, transportation, early residents and pioneer living: 1-5 p.m. daily; 1 N. Main St., Winter Garden; free; 407-656-5544.
WINTER PARK HISTORICAL MUSEUM: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; 200 W. New England Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-647-8180.
Parks and gardens
ORLANDO WETLANDS PARK: hiking, biking and tram tours: sunrise to sunset daily,25155 Wheeler Road, Christmas; free; 407-568-1706.
OLD TOWN, entertainment complex with nightclubs, shopping and thrill rides: from 10 a.m. daily, 5770 W. US Highway 192, Kissimmee; free, ride admissions vary; 407-396-4888.