Things to do from Aug. 4 to Aug. 10
Thursday, Aug. 4
Pokemon: The First Movie
When: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: UCF Arboretum
The Buzz: Do you want to be the very best like no one ever was? Pokemon lovers are invited to relive the late 1990s with a screening of the first ever Pokemon movie. Refreshments will be provided.
Urban Nights Woodstock
When: 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Where: The Full Moon Lounge at Woodstock, 500 N. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando
The Buzz: Notable indie bands and artists, including Solar Ellipsis and Nate McManus, will showcase their musical talent at the Orlando nightclub.
Friday, Aug. 5
Tax Free Shopping at Waterford Lakes Town Center
When: Starts midnight Aug. 5, runs through Aug. 7
Where: Waterford Lakes, 413 N. Alafaya Trail, Orlando
The Buzz: Take advantage of Florida’s tax-free weekend before classes begin at UCF.
Bitter Coffee Comedy Showcase
When: 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Where: Natura Coffee and Tea, 12078 Collegiate Way, Orlando
The Buzz: The monthly showcase will feature a slew of local comedians, including Ian Vanleer, Joey Balzac, Sean Beagan and Joe McKevitt.
Saturday, Aug. 6
Orlando Predators vs. Jacksonville Sharks
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Amway Center, 400 W. Church St. #200, Orlando
Cost: Starts at $10
The Buzz: Cheer on the Orlando Predators as they take on the Jacksonville Sharks.
"The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses Master Quest"
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, 445 S. Magnolia Ave., Orlando,
The Buzz: One of the most beloved game franchises comes to life in this beautifully orchestrated performance. The symphonic work chronicles the 30-year video game series with instrumentation and gameplay imagery.
Sunday, Aug. 7
The Kingdom: Daddy Yankee vs. Don Omar
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Amway Center, 400 W. Church St., #200, Orlando
Cost: Starts at $20
The Buzz: Daddy Yankee and Don Omar, the kings of the urban genre, will take to the stage for a historic face-off. Fans will have the opportunity to vote for the winner via a specially designed app.
Taste of Italy: Wine and Cheese Festival
When: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: The Wine Room on Park Avenue, 270 S. Park Ave., Winter Park
The Buzz: Celebrate Italy’s vibrant culture with an assortment of savory wines and delectable cheeses that have been defining the region for centuries.
Monday, Aug. 8
When: 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Where: Artegon Marketplace, 5250 International Drive, Orlando
The Buzz: Unwind from the stress of classes and work with a weekly run around the perimeter of Artegon Marketplace. Participants must register at Guest Services by 6 p.m. on the day of the run.
Navarro Performs Presents: "The Introduction"
When: 8 p.m.
Where: The Venue, 511 Virginia Drive, Orlando
The Buzz: Violinist and cellist Jose Navarro will perform an eclectic array of pieces at his first official electric violin and cello concert.
Tuesday, Aug. 9
Geek Trivia Tuesday
When: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Where: The Geek Easy, 114 S. Semoran Blvd., Winter Park
The Buzz: Put your Poke-knowledge to the test with this trivia-based competition. First place winners will receive up to $50 toward their bar tab and second place winners will receive up to $20 toward their bar tab.
Twisted Tuesday with Sweet Cambodia
When: 9 p.m.
Where: Red Lion Pub, 3784 Howell Branch Road, Winter Park
The Buzz: The soul-funk band Sweet Cambodia will end its southeast tour with a final concert at Red Lion Pub.
Wednesday, Aug. 10
To Knights, With Love
When: 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Where: The Hub, located on the first floor of the Student Union
The Buzz: Students will have the opportunity to write uplifting messages and hand them out to fellow Knights.
“The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee”
When: 8 p.m., runs through Aug. 14
Where: Disney’s Contemporary Resort, 4600 N. World Drive, Lake Buena Vista
Cost: Starts at $15
The Buzz: The one-act musical comedy follows six quirky adolescents as they vie for first place at a local spelling bee.