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Ken Y at I-Drive Orlando

Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at 9:42 am

The Latin American Fiesta Nights at I-Drive Orlando is coming back on Sunday from noon to 10 p.m.,with the biggest party and the live concert with Latin urban pop super star Ken Y. Free admission, free parking and free valet parking. Latin food, beer, drinks, mojitos, piña colada and more.

Amalgam exhibition

Julsan Art and CityArts Factory present Amalgam: Caribbean Feelings Exhibition, with works by artists, such as Eddaviel, Jorge Bencosme, Julio Sánchez-Julsan, Roxalba Francisco, Wendy Núñez, Miguel Brown, Fernando Tamburini, Carlos Manuel Reyes, Pilar Asmar, Norkelly Acosta, Meybol Ramírez and Judith Mora. The opening is Thursday, May 18, from 6 to 9 p.m., at CityArts Factory, 29 S. Orange Ave., Orlando.

Workshop on business plan

Ser Colombia and Prospera invite to the workshop “How to develop a business plan” taught by Karen Vergara. It’s a cost-free event and will be held on Thursday, May 18, at 6 p.m. at 7457 Aloma Ave. suite No. 201, Winter Park. For more information, visit or call 407 782 2666.

Mother’s Day with Ranchenato Live

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Ranchenato Live on Saturday with Braulio Jiménez “Me llamo Vicente Fernández”, Nalexy Valle and DJ Costeno in Soneros. For reservations, call 646-571-6060.

Dinner Dance at Cuban Society of Orlando

To celebrate the independence of Cuba, the Cuban Society of Orlando invites the public to a dinner-dance on Saturday at 7 p.m. Cost is $15. For more information, call 407-716-4618 and 407-277-8456.

La Oreja de Van Gogh at House of Blues

La Oreja de Van Gogh will performance at House of Blues in Orlando with The Planet Imaginary Tour on Saturday at 7 p.m. Tickets at and

Hispanic Mother’s Day in Orlando

Ser Colombia will celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. at the Mexican Consulate in Orlando, 2550 Technology Drive, with an event open to the public. Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer will proclaim that day as Mother’s Day in Orlando. Mexico, Colombia, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Ecuador, Dominican Republic, Peru, Nicaragua, Venezuela and Bolivia are among Latin American countries will be represented with music and dance groups, typical food and handicrafts.

Tertulia Cuatro Gatos

Tertulia Cuatro Gatos (Four Cats) invites the public to enjoy an informal evening with Hispanic readings, poetry, music, theater and other arts. Everyone is welcome Monday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Buenaventura Lakes, Multipurpose Room, 405 Buenaventura Blvd., Kissimmee.

ESOL for beginners

Become more familiar with the English language by taking an English for Second Language (ESOL) course Thursday, May 25, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Buenaventura Lakes, Multipurpose Room (405 Buenaventura Blvd., Kissimmee.

Collecting medicine to Venezuela

Venezuelans in Orlando continue to collect medicines and basic products to be sent to Venezuela. Neosporin, burn cream, liquid antacids, hydrocortisone, non-perishable foods, first aid kit, hydrogen peroxide, acetaminophen, personal hygiene items and multivitamins are among products needed. The collection center in Osceola County is at 407 Dynopro Auto (1408 Ridge St. Kissimmee, 407-729-9439.

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