Festival Daily Schedule

We have an exciting week filled with events for everyone to enjoy.

DAY 1

Saturday

January 25, 2020

Exhibition & Opening Reception

Zora Neale Hurston National Museum of Fine Arts (The Hurston)
344 East Kennedy Boulevard, Ground Level, Eatonville, FL 32751
Time: 2:00 – 5:00 PM
Hospitality provided by the Maitland Rotary

FREE ADMISSION

DAY 2

Sunday

January 26, 2020

Back Story: The Role of Robinson M. Sondashi with ZORA! Festival 2020

Zora Neale Hurston National Museum of Fine Arts (The Hurston)
344 East Kennedy Boulevard, Ground Level, Eatonville, FL 32751
Time: 3:00 – 4:00 PM

FREE ADMISSION

DAY 3A

Tuesday

January 28, 2020

Nerd Night

Zora 2020 Presents – Full STEAM Ahead: B.O.T Modern AfroFuturism Panel
CREDO Conduit
1001 N Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32801
Time: 6:00 – 8:30 PM

FREE ADMISSION

DAY 3B

Tuesday

January 28, 2020

Brother from Another Planet with Talk Back after the Film

Prof. Trent Tomengo, Seminole State College of Florida, Facilator
Denton Johnson Community Center
400 East Ruffel Street, Eatonville, FL 32751
Time: 6:30 – 9:00 PM
Guest are welcomed to bring their own refreshments

FREE ADMISSION

DAY 5A

Wednesday

January 29, 2020

“Book Fare” – Session on Special Commemorative edition of ZORA! Magazine, ZORA! Festivals 1990 – 2018

UCF Library on the Main Campus
4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, FL 32816
Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

FREE ADMISSION

DAY 5B

Wednesday

January 29, 2020

Seminole State Speaker Series presents author Dr. Kinitra Brooks

Seminole State College – Building C, Sanford/Lake Mary Campus
100 Weldon Blvd, Sanford, FL 32773
Time: Starts at 7:00 PM

DAY 6A

Thursday

January 30, 2020

Inaugural Africa – America Women’s Economic Forum

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts – Alexis & Jim Pugh Auditorium/DeVos Family Room for Luncheon Buffet
445 South Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801
Time: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Click here for event details)

DAY 6B

Thursday

January 30, 2020

Afrofuturism Conference (Day 1)

UCF (Downtown Location) Communications and Media Building [View map
500 West Livingston Street, Orlando, FL 32805
Time: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Click here for event details)
Admission: Day 1 Afrofuturism Conference Badge or New Registration required
Free Admission for students, faculty and staff (must present proof of ID on-site)

DAY 6C

Thursday

January 30, 2020

The Spirituality of Zora Neale Hurston

Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center – Alexis & Jim Pugh Auditorium
445 South Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801
Time: 7:30 – 9:00 PM
Admission: Afrofuturism Conference Badge

Afrofuturism Conference Badge

DAY 7A

Friday

January 31, 2020

Afrofuturism Conference (Day 2)

UCF (Downtown Location) Communications and Media Building [View map
500 West Livingston Street, Orlando, FL 32805
Time: 9:30 AM – 4:30 PM (Click here for event details)
Admission: Day 1 Afrofuturism Conference Badge or New Registration required

Afrofuturism Conference Badge

DAY 7B

Friday

January 31, 2020

Education Day, 7th Annual ZORA!™ STEM Conference For Middle School Students

Orange Technical College, Mid Florida Campus
2900 West Oak Ridge Road, Building 1600, Orlando, FL 32808
Time: 8:00 AM- 3:00 PM
Attend Virtually: Click here to register

DAY 7C

Friday

January 31, 2020

Education Day, ZORA!™ – Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Historic Eatonville

Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Historic Eatonville
100 East Kennedy Boulevard, Eatonville, FL 32751
Time: 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Admission: Free and open to both adults and children
Parking: Free parking in Wymore Road field for school-related vehicles

DAY 8A

Saturday

February 1, 2020

African-American Cultural Tourism Town Hall

Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church — Lias Hall
A Collaborative Project of the Historic Black Towns and Settlements Alliance, Inc. (HBTSA)
Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Free and open to the public
Note:
(1) Homemade breakfast (from “scratch”) will be available, 8:00 – 8:45 AM;
(2) For each  $15 donation for the breakfast, ZORA! Festival will provide one (1) general admission ticket to Saturday’s Outdoor Festival of the Arts [general admission at the gate: $20]; &
(3) No sales at the Church.  Tickets must be purchased no later than Sunday, January 26.

FREE ADMISSION

DAY 8B

Saturday

February 1, 2020

Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville  (Saturday)

In the community park, next to the library and along East Kennedy Boulevard
100 East Kennedy Boulevard, Eatonville, FL 32751
Time: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (Click here for event details)
Admissions: $22.00 General Ticket | $70.00 VIP Advance | $80.00 VIP Standard (Pricing Includes Fees)
Note: Children & Youth, Grade K – 12, Free [Middle & High school students – Be prepared to show current, school I.D.]

DAY 8C

Saturday

February 1, 2020

Beyond Black Panther: Up Close & Personal Masquerade Party  

Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center – DeVos Family Room and the Alexis & Jim Pugh Theater
445 South Magnolia Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801
Time: 7:30 PM – 11:00 PM
Admissions: $150 [Includes dinner and program]
 A fundraiser in support of the year-round education programs of the Association to Preserve the Eatonville Community, Inc. (P.E.C.)

DAY 9

Sunday

February 2, 2020

Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville  (Sunday)

In the community park, next to the library and along East Kennedy Boulevard
100 East Kennedy Boulevard, Eatonville, FL 32751
Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM (Click here for event details)
Admissions: $11.00 General Ticket | $27.00 VIP Advance | $32.00 VIP Standard (Pricing Includes Fees)
Note: Children & Youth, Grade K – 12, Free [Middle & High school students – Be prepared to show current, school I.D.]