The Historic Welcome Center
The theme for this month's Art Walk is black and white. Cast a ballot for your favorite work of art. Voting will begin at 6 p.m. and will close at 8:30 p.m. Do you agree with the judges' choice for “Best in Show?” Don't miss the presentation of the People's Choice Award at 8:45 p.m.
The Sanford Flower Shop
Just around the corner on Commercial Street, The Sanford Flower Show will feature the work of Nancy Hanson in her latest show “Just Say It.”
Nancy's unique jewelry will be showcased along with works by other local artists. For more information call 407-322-1822.
The Hyder Gallery
Back on 1st Street, The Hyder Gallery Center for Finer Art will feature their artist of the month, Reg Garner. Gardner will be present for a meet and greet and to discuss his work. Garner's nature photography will highlight panoramas and stunning Florida vistas in his first public show. For more information call 407-878-7646.
The Gallery on First
The Gallery on First will host the opening of watercolorist Stewart Jones' show “A New Beginning.” Take this opportunity to meet and greet Jones as he unveils his latest collection. Typically a traditional landscape painter, this collection of modern works expresses his maturing perspective. Call the gallery at 407-323-2774 to learn more.
Jeanine Taylor Folk Art
Jeanine Taylor Folk Art will feature the opening of Matt Sesow's latest show. Sesow's exhibit “From the Gut” is a compilation of his most popular painting themes over his 17-year career.
Meet this fascinating self-taught artist at the opening reception. Fore more information call galley at 407-323-2774.
Pop Up Gallery
Mixed-media artist, Cherie Dacko has temporarily taken over the Mosaic Station on Palmetto Avenue and opened a pop-up gallery in her vision. This unique experience is free and open to the public, they will be open from 5 to 9 p.m. on Friday as well as from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday. To learn more call 407-496-7669
Alfredo Mujica premiers a new genre of paintings, “neo-cubism” in style at the Piazza on Palmetto. Stop in to meet the artist and sip sangria whilst perusing the art. For more information call 407-324-1577.
Riverhouse Pottery will be holding a “hot from the kiln sale” of their latest earthy creations. This is a great time to look at the beautiful pottery, crafts and jewelry for purchase and on display, if you like what you see, why not sign up for a class? To learn more call 407-323-9272.
The Art Affair Gallery
The Art Affair's vast gallery space offers a huge variety of art to view from Seminole and Volusia County talents such as Tom Abbott, Al Fontana, Tolle Hovan and many more. Visit this lovely space and listen to the vocal styling of Arika in the piano bar. Call 407-878-2855 for more information.
little fish HUGE pond
Photographer Seth Johnson's latest show, “What's my Perversion?” will be featured at little fish HUGE pond this month. For more information e-mail Mo Wisdom at email@example.com
Joe Rosier at the Princess Theatre
Joe Rosier will perform two shows this week at The Princess Theatre. On Friday, Rosier will reflect upon the life and times of Robert E. Lee in his unique show “Robert E. Lee: Confederate General.” This impeccably researched performance will illuminate many fascinating aspects of Lee's military career, his decision to lead the South and his subsequent presidency of Washington College in Virginia.
The next night Rosier will perform in “An Evening with Ulysses S. Grant.” Set in Sanford in 1880 for the groundbreaking of the Mid-Florida Railway during Grant's visit, this show will touch upon Lee's military career, his relationship with General Lee, and his post-war years.
Both shows begin at 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices vary with bargains for seniors, students, re-enactors and those wishing to attend both shows. For more information call the Princess Theater’s box office at 321-578-1463.
Seminole's Got Talent
This Saturday at 7:30 p.m. the Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center presents Seminole's Got Talent. The finalists have been chosen to compete to win the $1,000 grand prize in the arenas of singing, dance, stand up and more. Come out to support your community's emerging performers. For box office and ticketing information call 407-321-8111.
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