Things to do in Orlando, Sept. 15-21: Santana, Hasan Minaj, ‘Fun Home,’ Tacos + Tequila | Arts Stories & Interviews | Orlando


Our selections of the best stuff to do this week.

Friday, Sept. 17
Legendary guitarist Carlos Santana holds court at the Amway Center Friday as part of his “Blessings and Miracles” tour. And we could use a little of both these days. The Grammy-winning and Rock & Roll Hall of Fame-residing guitarist will lead his band — which includes his wife, Cindy Blackman Santana, on drums — through a set of hits and new material from the new Blessings and Miracles album. It’s a busy year for Santana, as he divides his time between these tour dates and his residency at the House of Blues at Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. Call us crazy, but we think he can probably manage. 8 p.m., Amway Center, 400 W. Church St.,, $47-$326

Saturday, Sept. 18
Black Tusk

Southern “swamp rockers” Black Tusk wrap up their East Coast trek with a thrash at Will’s. Pro tip: Do not miss the return of sinister and theatrical touring openers Savage Master to the City Beautiful.
8 p.m., Will’s Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave.,, $13-$15.

Saturday, Sept. 18
CeCe Teneal
Bombastic local soul singer pays tribute to her roots with “Portrait of a Queen,” a night of musical homage to the Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin. With several decades’ worth of anthems to choose from — “Respect,” “Natural Woman,” “Chain of Fools” and possibly hundreds more — Teneal should have no problem putting on an unforgettable evening. 7 p.m., Tuffy’s Music Box, 200 Myrtle Ave., Sanford,, $20.

Saturday, Sept. 18
The Orlando Vegan Experience

Local herbivorous foodies are encouraged to trek down to Osceola County for the Orlando Vegan Experience. There will be scores of vendors on deck, plying you with all…