It’s the last weekend of 2014 so why not end the year with some great local art, a fun pub crawl, a race or the best a Capella show in America? Here are our top 4 events for the weekend of December 26 – 28.
As every weekend, there is even more to do. Please refer to our online or Sanford365 App events calendar when planning your weekends and daily activities in Sanford.
Also, Downtown Sanford – Small World is always a fun nightlife activity in downtown Sanford, whether as night out with friends or as date night.
Sanford Art Walk
When: Friday, December 26 – 6-8pm
Where: Downtown Sanford and the Historic Sanford Welcome Center (230 East First Street, Sanford, FL 32771)
What: The Historic Sanford Welcome Center invites you to the Sanford Art Walk, a juried art show in the Historic Sanford Welcome Center, and a walking tour of the art venues located in historic downtown Sanford. The event at the Welcome Center will include live music and lots of ART!
The juried exhibit will hang in the Welcome Center for the month following the event, until setup for the next month’s event begins. During the hanging, the artwork may be sold through the Welcome Center.
This month’s theme: Sanford Art Contest – Join us as we display the works from our Sanford Young Artists Exhibit, art created by Seminole County High School Students that celebrates life in Sanford: our wonderful parks, lifestyle, waterfront, downtown or residential neighborhoods.
More info: Visit SanfordArtWalk.com
Ugly Christmas Garb Pub Crawl
When: Friday, December 26-28, 7pm-2am
Where: Sanford Avenue in Downtown Sanford
What: Wear your ugliest Christmas gifts at this fun pub crawl through Sanford Avenue! Participating venues: West End Trading Co., Shantell’s, Fat Rats Lounge, Buster’s Bistro (offering Karaoke that night), Wops Hops Brewing Company, The Purple Grape, and Little Fish Huge Pond.
Admission: Tickets are $25 and can be purchased at any of the participating bars. Up to $5 drink value at each of the 7 participating bars.
More info: 407-221-1499
Central Florida Soap Box Derby – Holiday Rally
When: Saturday, December 27 & Sunday, December 28, starting at 7am; races start at 8am
Where: Derby Park, 2199 Oregon Ave, Sanford, FL
What: The 2-day holiday rally of the Central Florida Soap Box Derby.
Admission: Free (for spectators)
More info: Central Florida Soap Box Derby
When: Saturday, December 27 at 7:30pm
Where: Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center, 203 S Magnolia Ave, Sanford, FL
What: VOX AUDIO is known as one of the BEST A CAPPELLA Shows in America!?If you love to laugh, while witnessing astonishing feats of vocal skill and dexterity, don’t miss VOX AUDIO!!! VOX AUDIO is an Off-Broadway Drama Desk Award-winning a cappella troupe that combines world-class harmony singing with unique vocal sound FX and clever comedic interactive audience participation to create a one-of-a kind family-friendly entertainment experience!
Admission: starting at $29.95
More info: Click here for tickets and info.