2022 ZORA! Festival Season - Something New!

We have moved to a year-round calendar. The 2022 ZORA! Festival Season will now consist of three (3) key events, each one appealing to both a specific, as well as to, an inter-generational audience. Our theme will be “Celebrations for the Generations.”

Host Hotel: Sheraton Orlando North (Click here for details)

  • Season Kick-off: 33rd ZORA! Festival a month-long celebration, beginning on the birthdate of the event’s namesake, Friday, January 7; including a series of programs, including a “Sunday Series;” an opening exhibition at the Zora Neale Hurston National Museum of Fine Arts; “Experiencing Eatonville” cultural heritage tourism tours; the Africa – America Women’s Economic Forum & Trade Expo; a 2-day Afrofuturism Conference; and culminating in the 3-day Outdoor Festival of the Arts, January 28 – 30;
  • “Traditions” Weekend: Middle School and High School Students Celebrate Black Music Month”, an arts education program, June 17 – 18 ; and
  • “HATitude Cultural Flair,” an African and African- American “Design” event, serving as a fundraiser on behalf of our organization’s after school and summer academic support for K-12 students, Saturday, October 29.

Schedule as of: May 12, 2022 (subject to change)

Thursday

June 2

7:30 AM – 4:00 PM

 

-- EVENT RESCHEDULED --

Africa-America Women's Economic Forum

In-person Only: Registration Required 

Registration Includes:

  • Breakfast snacks
  • Lunch
  • Sessions

Costs:

  • $100.00 both days
  • $75.00 Thursday-only
  • $40.00 Friday-only

Location:

Rollins College: Bush Auditorium

1000 Holt Avenue, Winter Park 32789

Friday

June 3

7:30 AM – 12:00 PM

 

-- EVENT RESCHEDULED --

Africa-America Women's Economic Forum

In-person Only: Registration Required 

Registration Includes:

  • Breakfast snacks
  • Sessions

Costs:

  • $100.00 both days
  • $75.00 Thursday-only
  • $40.00 Friday-only

Location:

Rollins College: Bush Auditorium

1000 Holt Avenue, Winter Park 32789

Friday

June 3

9:00 AM – 2:00 PM

 

 

-- NEW INFORMATION --

"Youth Day": Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville

Free Admission: K-8 Students 

Featuring:

  • Africa – America Women’s Trade Expo 
  • Children’s Cultural, Education & Heritage Center
  • Fine Arts Walk
  • Authors’ Row
  • International Food Court
  • International Marketplace
  • The Urban Nerd Con Pavilion
  • And Much More . . .

Location: “The Preserve in Eatonville”

Address: Corner, West Kennedy Boulevard and Lake Destiny Road, Eatonville, FL 32751

Friday

June 3

4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

-- NEW INFORMATION --

"Youth Day": Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville

Kick-off to Black Music Month

Ticket & Current Student ID Required: Students Grade 9-12  

Featuring Youth Concert and Much More

Location: “The Preserve in Eatonville”

Address: Corner, West Kennedy Boulevard and Lake Destiny Road, Eatonville, FL 32751

RESTRICTED TO STUDENTS IN GRADES 9-12 ONLY!!!

Saturday

June 4

9:00 AM – 6:00 PM

"Family Day": Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville

Free Admission: K-12 Students (ID required for middle & high school students)

Ticket Information (Adults): 

  • 2-Day in Advance: $25.00
  • 1-Day in Advance: $15.00
  • At the Gate: $20.00

VIP Ticket:  $100.00 

Includes:

  • Up-front Seating at Main Stage
  • Food
  • Beverage (Limit 2)

Parking:

  • Free General Admission (Cars, Vans, Motorcycles)
  • VIP: $20.00
  • High Capacity Vehicles (Bus, RV, etc.): $30.00

Featuring:

Same As Friday Plus: Main Stage Featuring National Performers

Location: “The Preserve in Eatonville”

Address: Corner, West Kennedy Boulevard and Lake Destiny Road, Eatonville, FL 32751

Sunday

June 5

10:00 AM – 5:00 PM

"Day of Reflection": Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville

Free Admission: K-12 Students (ID required for middle & high school students)

Ticket Information (Adults): 

  • 2-Day in Advance: $25.00
  • 1-Day in Advance: $15.00
  • At the Gate: $20.00

VIP Ticket:  $100.00 

Includes:

  • Up-front Seating at Main Stage
  • Food
  • Beverage (Limit 2)

Parking:

  • Free General Admission (Cars, Vans, Motorcycles)
  • VIP: $20.00
  • High Capacity Vehicles (Bus, RV, etc.): $30.00

Featuring:

Same As Friday Plus: Main Stage Featuring National Performers

Location: “The Preserve in Eatonville”

Address: Corner, West Kennedy Boulevard and Lake Destiny Road, Eatonville, FL 32751

Friday - Saturday

June 17 – 18

"Traditions" Weekend: Middle School and High School Students Celebrate Black Music Month

In-Person (Registration required)

Location: Valencia College, School of Arts and Entertainment

Address: 701 N. Econlockhatchee Trail, Orlando, FL 32825

Saturday

October 29
11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

HATitude Cultural Flair:
An African and African-American Design Event

In-Person (Ticketed Event)

Location: Winter Park Civic Center

Address: 1050 W. Morse Blvd., Winter Park, FL 32789

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