The Mennello Museum of American Art (Facebook | Website) will host a new exhibit called Our Orlando from May 19 to June 18, featuring work by five local artists; Katrina Constantine, Hillery Powers, Chris Tobar Rodriguez, Andrew Spear, and Rhett Withey. Our...
The 2017 Easter Bonnet Jubilee was held Saturday, April 15 at The Venue in Ivanhoe Village, and saw over 50 people creating over-the-top hats as part of a fundraiser for the Zebra Coalition (Website). The hats were paraded in a...
The Municipal Planning Board has approved new plans for the Broadstone Lakehouse project, to be located on the northern shore of Lake Ivanhoe. The proposed residential tower will replace the Baldwin-Fairchild Funeral Home with its historic rooftop neon sign. The...
UPDATE: We originally posted that Shana Trenille was a part-owner of Trevi Pasta, but she is in fact the Marketing Coordinator. Angelo Falcone is the owner of both locations mentioned below.  Both Trevi Pasta Express in Ivanhoe Village and Trevi...
The Bungalower Bazaar powered by Coopers’ Craft will be taking place at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 15 at 514 Virginia Drive, just next door to The Hideaway Bar . This special night market will feature local Makers and businesses showcasing their...
"We are wondering about the very tall support tower going at Lake Ivanhoe. It appears to be extraordinarily tall considering the location. It doesn’t show on the graphics on the I4ultimate.com site." - Jeff Abdon, CBA Architects Mr. Abdon sent...
The Orlando International Fringe Theater Festival (Facebook | Website) is on May 16, 2017 in Loch Haven Park. Each year the festival attracts thousands of theater-goers from around the world to the parks and Loch Haven Cultural Park venues;...
The Florida Prize in Contemporary Art is an annual exhibition that recognizes ten outstanding Florida artists. The artists range from emerging to mid-career, with significant achievements and exhibitions under their belts. The artists to be featured in the next Florida Prize in...
  "What's happening with the Orlando Inc building after they move into the downtown building with orlando economic partnership." - Sarah Elbadri The Orlando Economic Development Commission and the Central Florida Partnership announced that they would be merging, HERE, this past...
EVENT RUNS 7 P.M. TO MIDNIGHT SATURDAY, APRIL 15 AT 514 VIRGINIA DRIVE Bungalower and Coopers' Craft have joined forces to bring you a night filled with Orlando's best Makers and businesses, in a new event space in Ivanhoe...
UPDATE: The man has been identified as 36-year-old Jason Seifer. Seifer was an Orlando resident and a software engineer at Doximity.   A missing swimmer was recovered, deceased, from Lake Ivanhoe on Saturday evening. Investigators are looking into the cause of the death....
Gainesville-based artist Coco Fusco, will be presenting a free screening of her TED Talk TED Ethology: Primate Visions of the Human Mind at the Orlando Museum of Art on Friday, March 31 at 6 p.m. The TED Talk is hosted by Fusco...
In response to the deferment of their application for a density bonus, Alliance Realty Partners, LLC, will be hosting a follow-up neighborhood workshop to discuss their proposed project on Friday, March 31. For more information on the deferment HERE. The workshop will...
UPDATE: A PUBLIC MEETING HAS BEEN SCHEDULED FOR FRIDAY, MARCH 31. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.  The proposed 288-unit Broadstone Lake House project, that we've written about previously HERE, was denied a request for a density bonus by the Municipal Planning...
Mesa21 (Website), the new Mexican restaurant that will be moving into the former City-owned Gargi's Ristorante space in Gaston Edwards Park , will be opening at the end of the month. Tommy Rios, General Partner at Camden Partners, told Bungalower that...
The recently opened Trevi Pasta Express in Ivanhoe Village closed over the weekend for renovations. A sign on the shop’s front door read: “Sorry we missed you…Currently we are under renovation, but please visit us at Trevi Pasta College Park.” Trevi Pasta...
Humble Bumble Kombucha (Facebook | Website) will be opening their new Ivanhoe Village location in just a couple of weeks. They will be hosting a soft opening on Friday, March 24 from 6-9 p.m. and the Leguminati (Facebook | Website) will...
The Orlando Shakespeare Theater (Website), in partnership with UCF, will be staging a production of Aladdin and the Magic Lamp where the audience decides how the play unfolds. The family-friendly production will run June 15-July 23, 2017. Tickets are $9-18 and will be...
A nail salon will be moving into the former home of Twisted Bliss at 1807 N. Orange Avenue in Ivanhoe Village . Bungalower spoke with the owner earlier today, who informed us that the space would be opening in...
Construction of a new traffic light on Virginia Drive was approved in August of 2015. Construction was expected to commence in August 2016, but nothing has happened yet. The light is linked with the realignment of Alden Drive to merge...
Kate Gilmore, Blood From a Stone, 2009, single channel video (running time 8:09 minutes). The Orlando Museum of Art (Facebook | Website) has just added three new works of art to their collection. The pieces were created by three separate artists;...
A pop-up coffee shop has opened in Factur (Website | Facebook) in Ivanhoe Village. The fabrication lab and tool sharing space, located next to Hideaway Bar at 520 Virginia Ave , has given the reigns of the new venture to resident...
The Mennello Museum of American Art is asking the public for feedback before conducting a five-year strategic plan. Executive Director, Shannon Fitzgerald, will be using the information gathered to develop a Strategic Vision Plan for the campus, in cooperation...
IMAGE VIA MAIN STREET AMERICA Main Street America, the parent organization for Main Streets across the country, has named Ivanhoe Village as one of the Most Romantic Main Streets of the year. According to Main Street America, Ivanhoe Village's combination of...
As it stands, the segment of Virginia Drive between North Orange Avenue to Ferris Avenue in Ivanhoe Village is a County-owned road, but that could soon change. The City of Orlando has asked for control of the road and the...