Take a trip to the flavors of Venezuela with a trip to Troupial in Savannah, Georgia
In this episode of Dine and Dash, Martina Yvette sits down in Troupial to check out the Venezuelan offerings at the new Starland District spot.
Savannah Morning News
pig in the pond
The Pig on the Pond Community Festival has become the largest outdoor festival in South Lake County and has been voted one of the most popular events in Central Florida. The festival takes place Friday through Sunday at Waterfront Park in Clermont.
The family festival includes entertainment for all ages, a carnival, a kids’ zone, food vendors galore, and special activities throughout the weekend.
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play for a day
Come out for a free, family-friendly mental health resource day on Saturday from 1-6 pm at Fountain Green Field in downtown Eustis.
The event will feature live music, raffles, cupcake eating contest, food trucks, motorcycle raffle, blood drive, cornhole competition, kids games, face painting and bouncy house.
5K Zombie Fun Run
Get ready to run for your life at the City of Eustis Parks and Recreation 5K Zombie Fun Run on Saturday from 8:30-11 am at Palmetto Point Park.
This chip-timed 5K includes a t-shirt, finisher’s medal, chip timing and more. There will also be a prize for the best costume!
walk for freedom
A21 Walk for Freedom Leesburg, Florida is a day of global awareness and local action in the fight against human trafficking. This is a free event that is a silent march to raise awareness in and around Leesburg about human trafficking.
The event occurs on Saturday at 8 am at the Venetian Center in Leesburg.
To register, go to a21.org/Leesburg
Fresh produce market in Ferran Park
Join 30 local food, art, craft and unique vendors for a fresh market at Ferran Park Farmers Market on Sunday from 9 am to 1 pm
Brought to the community by Whimsy Market, Crafted Scent Bar and the City of Eustis.
Sunsational Farms Fall Festival
Join in the family fun Saturday from 11 am to 3 pm at Sunsational Farms, 40541 Roger Giles Road in Umatilla.
The event will include carnival rides, bee train, bouncy house, face painting, pumpkin patch and local vendors.
Screaming scenes in the square
Scream Scenes at the Square is a new haunted house experience inside Lake Square Mall for the 2022 Halloween season, taking place on Fridays from 5-8 p.m.
Located in the center of the mall, next to the Bath and Body Works, this is a scary maze that will test the hearts of even the bravest of Halloween fans. Visit graveyard scenes, an abandoned mansion, and even a haunted arcade and much more.
Tickets are $10 per person and $5 for ages 12 and under.
Fall Festival and Corn Maze
Scott’s Maze Adventure is back for its 19th Annual Corn Maze, Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch on Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm
This year’s theme is pirates. Get lost in the 6.5-acre corn maze, jump on the jumping pillow, slide down the 60-foot slide, or play in the giant castle park.
Fall Festival at Amber Brooke Farms
Enjoy fall fun at Amber Brooke Farms, 36111 N CR 44A in Eustis, Saturdays and Sundays starting at 10 a.m.
The event includes a 1-acre maze, pumpkin painting, playgrounds, pumpkin patch, live music, and a petting zoo.
Admission is $15 per person, children under the age of two are free.
Scary Nights at Far Reach Ranch
SCARE NIGHTS at Far Reach Ranch will be held every Friday and Saturday in October from 7 pm to midnight. There is no admission fee for this event.
Enjoy live music, ax throwing, kids scare zone and more.
Brown & Brown Farms Big Fall Show
Brown & Brown Farms, 13940 US 301, Oxford, has recreated its traditional 8-acre corn maze. Also featured: pumpkin home/orchard, artisans, artisans, vendors, live music, food trucks, special events, and activities for the whole family. The big show takes place every weekend until November 13. It is open on Fridays from 3 to 10 pm, on Saturdays from 10 am to 10 pm, and on Sundays from noon to 6 pm. Free and open to the public.
Details: 352-615-4419 or [email protected]
mansion of madness
What better haunted experience than a theater full of superstitions and reported hauntings? Melon Patch in Leesburg opens the doors of the Manor of Madness for six nights, from 7 to 10 pm, and is open Friday through October 29 on Friday and Saturday nights. You are the star on the Melon Patch stage as you take an immersive journey into madness.
Buy a VIP pass in advance for $10 and get three tours and front-of-the-line access. Or get a $5 pass for a ride through the mansion and no front line access.
Music at the Living Drama Theater
Join Michael Peterson and the Highway Patrol Band for country music starting at 7 pm Friday at the Living Drama Theater in Eustis.
On Saturday, the theater presents the Jive Talkin’ Tribute to the Bee Gees at 7:30 p.m.
the diva show
Mount Dora Music Hall presents The Diva Show with an all-female vocal trio celebrating the music of the 1970s and 1980s, including Donna Summer, Whitney Houston, Chaka Khan, Stevie Nicks, Madonna and more at 7 p.m. Saturday .