ROCK, MINERAL, GEM, JEWELRY & FOSSIL SHOW
Apr. 4-6 Minerals, rocks, fossils and gems, both raw and finely crafted into jewelry, are available at the Florida National Guard Armory, 2809 S. Ferncreek Ave., Orlando. 407-816-1229.
UCF BOOK FESTIVAL
Apr 5. University of Central Florida hosts their annual book festival that hosts authors and illustrators, book signings and sales, exhibitors, cooking demonstrations, book appraisals, and literary activities for all ages. 9am-3:30p.m. 4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando.
RUN OR DYE 5K
Apr. 5 More than five tons of color will coat runners as they make their way along the 5K course, with a “Color Festival” at the end of the race. Osceola Heritage Park, 1875 Silver Spur Lane, Kissimmee.
MUSTANGS & MUSTANGS
Apr. 5 Classic Ford Mustangs line up with North American P-51 WWII fighters (aka Mustangs) at Fantasy of Flight, 1400 Broadway Blvd. S.E., Polk City. 863-984-3500.
Apr. 5-6 White sails snap and billow on the blue surface of Lake Dora. The oldest sailboat regatta in Florida is sponsored by the Mount Dora Yacht Club, 351 W. Fourth Ave., Mount Dora.
FIESTA IN THE PARK
Apr. 5-6 Artists, crafters, food, music and fun abound and surround Lake Eola in downtown Orlando. All of the arts and crafts for sale are hand-made.
SPRING FEVER IN THE GARDEN
Apr. 5-6 Winter Garden blossoms with arts, flowers, live music, Chalkin’ It Up and much more. Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
STARS ON ICE 2014
Apr. 6 America’s figure skating champions, including top Olympic medal contenders at the 2014 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia, headline this nationwide tour. 6 p.m. Amway Center, 400 W. Church St., Orlando.