Looking for fun and adventure this weekend? Here are our major picks of events taking place in the Orlando and Tampa Bay areas:
A final chance to experience one of Orlando’s premier holiday attractions. Central Florida families and residents can enjoy a family-friendly winter wonderland with ice skating and rides. Light Up UCF continues Friday from 5 p.m.-midnight and Saturday from noon-midnight until Jan. 7.
Food trucks from all around Central Florida fill the south parking lot at Orlando Fashion Square mall. The food truck bazaar occurs every second Sunday of the month from 6-9 p.m.
Orlando Fringe returns with a weekend-long festival showcasing comedy, dance, theater and performing arts. Tickets range from $3-$15. Orlando Winter Mini Fest runs Jan. 5-8.
Browse antiques, home goods, crafts and more every first Saturday (until April). It's held at Grand Central District, 3063 Central Ave., St. Petersburg, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The monthly concert series on board the TECO Line Streetcar takes place the first Saturday of each month (with a summer break) from 5-7 p.m. With a capacity of just 74, the streetcar provides an intimate musical experience. It's at 1800 E. 8th Ave., Tampa.
The Florida Cup and the Tampa Bay Rowdies will make its tournament debut alongside other notable international teams with Al Lang Stadium as a host venue. The Florida Cup is the largest international sporting event held each year in the Sunshine State. Two matches are scheduled for Sunday at the stadium, 1st St. SE in St. Petersburg.