5 Great Things Not to Be Missed

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1 A CEL­E­BRA­TION OF HARRY POT­TER >

JAN. 30FEB. 1

This spe­cial, three-day tick­eted event presents Q& A ses­sions with movie cast mem­bers, panel dis­cus­sions, demon­stra­tions, ac­cess to the Harry Pot­ter Expo and more at the Wiz­ard­ing World of Harry Pot­ter at Univer­sal Or­lando. www.uni­ver­sa­lor­lando.com

2 CIT­RUS BOWL > JAN. 1

No. 25 Min­nesota takes on No. 16 Mis­souri in this an­nual New Year's Day Big Ten/SEC show­down. www.flori­dac­itruss­ports.com

3 RIN­GLING BROS. & BAR­NUM & BAI­LEY’S CIR­CUS XTREME > JAN. 811

Mon­go­lian rid­ers send ar­rows fly­ing across the arena sky, an all-fe­male troupe dis­plays a se­ries of tricks and ma­neu­vers atop two-hump camels and freestyle BMX rid­ers per­form stunts mixed with ac­ro­bats and many more thrills. Amway Cen­ter, 400 W. Church St. www.rin­gling.com

4 ZORA! FES­TI­VAL > JAN. 24FEB. 1

The 26th an­nual fes­ti­val cel­e­brates the life and work of Zora Neale Hurston, who grew up in the his­toric com­mu­nity of Ea­tonville. In­cludes the popular Out­door Fes­ti­val of the Arts. Most events are free. www.zo­rafes­ti­val.org

5 MARDI GRAS > FEB. 7APRIL 18 ON SE­LECT DATES

Au­then­tic floats made in New Or­leans along with lots of mu­sic, Cre­ole and Ca­jun food plus co­pi­ous amounts of beads and dou­bloons tossed in ev­ery di­rec­tion are guar­an­teed. Each event week­end hosts a dif­fer­ent na­tional mu­si­cal act. www.uni­ver­sa­lor­lando.com

Mardi Gras at Univer­sal cap­tion here

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