Archive for the ‘Special Events’ Category

North Orlando Event – New Hope for Kids

Wednesday, March 30th, 2011

New Hope for Kids is an amazing organization, and is based in Maitland Central Florida. Both this event and New Hope for Kids are just minutes from our North Orlando lodging, Thurston House Maitland Bed & Breakfast.

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Yearly Arts Festival comes to Winter Park!

Monday, March 14th, 2011

2011 Festival March 18th-20th Located in Winter Park’s Central Park bounded by New England Avenue on the South and Garfield Ave. on the North, Park Avenue on the East and New York Avenue on the West.  Friday, March 18th, 9 AM to 6 PMSaturday, March 19th, 9 AM to 6 PM Sunday, March 20th, 9 […]

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Jazz & Blues in Orlando’s Leu Gardens!

Wednesday, September 22nd, 2010

JAZZ AND BLUES STROLL – Saturday, October 23 – 7:00 – 10:00 pm Enjoy live blues and jazz under a starry sky inside Leu Gardens’ 50-acre botanic oasis located in the heart of Central Florida featuring the velvety sounds of the Nightly Blues Band, soulful voice of Selwyn Birchwood and Don Soledad Group.  Each band […]

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Planning ahead for Central Florida Fall Events!

Friday, August 27th, 2010

The Fall is when things start to get busy again in Central Florida. There is a variety of upcoming events very near to Thurston House B&B in Maitland – 10/1-10/3 - 34th Annual Art Under the Stars – Maitland Rotary Arts Festival  10/8 – Groovy In The Grove – Maitland History’s 12th Annual Benefit Auction 10/9-10 […]

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Christmas in the Park & Tiffany Too!

Wednesday, August 11th, 2010

Thursday, December 2, 2010 6:15 p.m.–8:00 p.m. (Rain date December 3) Each year, on the first Thursday of December, the Morse Museum helps launch the holiday season in Winter Park when it lights up Tiffany windows in Central Park and presents the Bach Festival Choir, Youth Choir, and Brass Ensemble in concert. This December is […]

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Art Under the Stars in Maitland!

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

Hosted by the Maitland Rotary – The 34th Annual Maitland Rotary Art Festival! A fine art show and sale, 10/1 to 10/3, 6pm-10pm Friday, 10am -10pm Saturday and 10am – 5pm Sunday, surrounding beautiful Lake Lily in Maitland, Central Florida. This is one of the finest boutique art festivals, where only 150 artists vie for over $20,000 in awards.  The Maitland Rotary […]

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125 Years for Maitland & Thurston House!

Monday, June 21st, 2010

Central Florida will have a lot to celebrate next month with both Thurston House and the City of Maitland turning 125! Even the historical society marks their 40th anniversary. July 11-17th Founders’ Week Celebration! 125th City of Maitland Anniversary, Historical Society’s 40th Anniversary Lecture and Book Signing Reception for founding families 1885 Dollar Drive Party in […]

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Fiddler’s Green Tavern

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010

IMG_1631 Originally uploaded by Mr Long Where will you be on March 17th? Thurston House has rooms available, and Fiddler’s Green in Winter Park has special goings on. Why haven’t you booked your room and table yet? Fiddler’s Green Irish Tavern,  featuring the Boston Band Currachs Fancy that night, offers wonder traditional Irish food. Enjoy […]

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22nd Annual Maitland Spring Festival of the Arts is Coming!

Monday, March 8th, 2010

Hosted by the Maitland Chamber of Commerce, the 22nd annual festival will be held on the shores of beautiful Lake Lily, April 17 & 18. This  juried art festival that brings over 125 artists and fine crafters to the area, is just minutes from Thurston House Bed & Breakfast. This beautiful stroll takes you past Lake […]

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Maitland Art Center -Open House!

Saturday, March 6th, 2010

The Maitland Art Center holds an open house so you can find out more about the facility and the upcoming Spring classes.

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