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The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
445 N Park Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789
Friday nights at the Morse
November through April, the Museum provides free admission every Friday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with live music from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on select Friday nights.
For a complete schedule of events, visit the Morse Museum website.
The Winter Park Scenic Boat Tour is an 18-passenger pontoon boat ride on the pristine Winter Park chain of lakes.
to make your reservations, visit: scenicboattours.com
Central Park is the crown jewel of all the parks in Winter Park. Conveniently located on Park Avenue in the heart of the downtown shopping district, this 11-acre park hosts numerous events and activities throughout the year including the annual Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival, and the Olde Fashioned 4th of July Celebration.
251 S. Park Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789
Casa Feliz, beautifully restored Spanish farmhouse designed by acclaimed architect James Gamble Rogers II. The exterior of the house and grounds provide a picture-perfect backdrop for weddings and parties.
Casa Feliz offers tours on Tuesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. and an open house on Sunday from 12 – 3 p.m. Other special events include Art at the Casa, Christmas at the Casa and the annual James Gamble Rogers Colloquium on Historic Preservation. For more information about Casa Feliz and upcoming events, visit: www.casafeliz.us.
Winter Park Historical Association. The History Museum collects, preserves, promotes and researches the history of Winter Park
For more information, visit: www.winterparkhistory.org
The Bach Festival Society of Winter Park has the distinction of being the third-oldest continuously operating Bach Festival in the United States, as well as being Central Florida’s oldest operating performing arts organization.
To learn more about The Bach Festival Society visit: www.bachfestivalflorida.org.
Crealdé School of Art is a Winter Park community based non-profit arts organization established in 1975. It features a year-round curriculum of over 100 visual arts classes for students of all ages, taught by a faculty of over 40 working artists; a renowned Summer Art Camp for children and teens; a Visiting Artist Workshop series, three galleries, the Contemporary Sculpture Garden, and award-winning outreach programs. Crealdé’s second campus, the Hannibal Square Heritage Center, opened in 2007 in partnership with the City of Winter Park as an extension of Crealdé’s community programs. For more information visit: www.crealde.org.
Today, the dock offers boat access to the beautiful Lake Virginia and the Winter Park chain of lakes. Boaters launching at Dinky Dock may navigate through canals connecting five lakes: Lake Virginia, Lake Osceola, Lake Maitland, Lake Mizell and Lake Minneola. Dinky Dock is located at Ollie Ave. Learn more information here.
If you are looking for an excursion, Paddleboard Orlando organizes a Venetian Winter Park Canal Tour through the Winter Park chain of Lakes and FlyBoard Rentals of Orlando launches flights, both departing from the Dinky Dock.
The Winter Park Public Library offers a full range of services in its huge 33,000 square-foot facility. Open seven days a week, about 500 people use the library on an average day. A collection of over 280,000 books, audiobooks, music cassettes and CDs, videos, DVDs, and eBooks are available, including the newest large-print books, fiction, and non-fiction books, and audiovisual titles which are displayed on the first floor. The Children’s Library offers a good selection of books, audiotapes, music, computer software, videos, and DVDs for young children, kids, and teenagers. The library offers a wide range of story times and special events for kids of all ages.
The library also offers computers for Internet, research, and word processing, as well as meeting rooms that are available to rent. The library is located at 460 East New England Avenue and is open to the public daily. For more information, visit: www.wppl.org.
The Winter Park Playhouse is Central Florida’s only professional musical theater dedicated to producing musical comedies, revues and cabarets. Located just blocks from Park Avenue, an evening at the Winter Park Playhouse provides quality entertainment in an intimate setting. Performances are offered year-round. The Maintstage series features seven light-hearted musical comedies and revues that are from Broadway or Off-Broadway. The Spotlight Cabaret Series is a monthly series featuring a different professional singer in an intimate setting. Visit the online box office to view what’s playing and to book your seat: www.winterparkplayhouse.org.