Townie Tourist (Facebook | Website) is a weekly series of tours, hosted by Orlando native Jenny De Witt. De Witt takes viewers on a walking tour of a different neighborhood each Saturday at 10 a.m. and broadcasts it using...
This 2,851 SF three bedroom, three bath home sits on a quiet corner, in the heart of Thornton Park at 915 E. Washington Street . The historic home was rebuilt in 2007 and now features a number of beautiful architectural...
EDIT: We originally posted that the building was purchased by Bonnewell in 2007, which was incorrect. The building was actually purchased on May 19, 2006, according to Bonnewell himself. The property was then sold to Crec Hoffner Ave LLC...
SPONSORED: Enjoy downtown living at it’s best in this craftsman-style bungalow in the Lake Lawsona Historic District, located within walking distance to shops and dining in Thornton Park . Fully renovated in 2005, this home offers modern amenities and convenience...
Graffiti Junktion (Facebook) has officially moved into the former home of Wildside Bar and Grille, just up the street in Thornton Park. The restaurant officially opened for business in their new home on New Year's Eve during the Thornton Park...
"Hey Bungalower, I noticed a lot of construction on the Panera Bread building and now I'm hearing the restaurant is going to close. Do you know anything?" - Brent UPDATE: Jenna Brodkowski, Director of Marketing and Public Relations for Panera...
PHOTO OF KRISTI HAMBY BY THORNTON PARK DISTRICT The Thornton Park Main Street program has hired artists to kick off their own Only Rain Down the Drain campaign, following in the steps of sister district Mills 50. More on that program HERE. The Art...
We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, and we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our hero Jane Jacobs. "@Bungalower Hey!...
The accompanying video is part of an ongoing series hosted by Studio 17 TV (Facebook | Website). Follow along with Bui as he spends a Samurai Sunday at the Baoery Asian Gastropub in Thornton Park (Facebook | Website). The Baoery's Samurai Sundays...
SPONSORED: PaintMix (Facebook | Website) is an Orlando-based local art studio that offers art workshops for all levels of experience where guests are guided through a step-by-step creative process led by local teaching artists. At the end of each...
We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, and we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our hero Jane Jacobs. The above...
The Downtown Development Board has asked that all rental fees to be waved for the 2016-2017 fiscal year for the Orlando Farmers Market (Website). The market tales place on the International Bridge, the International Plaza, and the Washington Street Cul-de-Sac areas at Lake...
UPDATE: November 29, 2016 - The Lake Alert issued for Lake Olive has been lifted based on the absence of toxins from additional testing performed by City staff. Resume normal activities on the lake.   The City of Orlando Streets and Stormwater...
CHEF GREG RICHIE GONG PHOTO VIA BAOERY ASIAN GASTROPUB FACEBOOK PAGE   The Thornton Park District, in partnership with the Downtown Orlando Partnership and the Thornton Park Restaurant Group, have launched the Thornton Park Food Tour, a guided tour of popular...
IMAGE VIA YELP ORLANDO Wildside Bar and Grille (Facebook | Website) is going to become the new home of the Thornton Park Graffiti Junktion, very soon. WildSide will be closing immediately following a farewell party this Saturday, August 27 at 7...
Photo of Artist Sarah Kreger's installation via Mills 50 Facebook page The Thornton Park Main Street District is hoping to transform their stormwater drains into public art installations, just like Mills 50 did HERE. Thornton Park is requesting the City's consent at the...
We often get photographs from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, and we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our hero, Jane Jacobs. "New restaurant...
Real Estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield (Website), have just released their Cool Streets of North America retail report, and two Orlando retail districts were included - Thornton Park and Winter Park’s Park Avenue. The report is meant to explore the phenomena behind the rise...
Urban Think Foundation, the parent organization of Burrow Press and Page 15, is returning to the former home of its old Urban Think bookstore in Thornton Park. Page 15 will be hosting its 9th annual Young Writers Summer Camp in...
Photo by Scott Swigart Following Winter Park's recent decision to move street performers from Park Avenue sidewalks and over to identified "Free Speech Zones" in Central Park, the Thornton Park Main Street District is formally inviting displaced musicians and visual artists...
Above is a very preliminary plan for a dog park in the recently saved Constitution Green space in Thornton Park . We must stress that the plan is in the very early stages and nothing is set in stone, in...
The Thornton Park Main Street (Website) is one of the most popular districts in Orlando. It is minutes away from downtown amenities like Lake Eola Park, the Amway Arena, and the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center and the historic...
SPONSORED: The highly anticipated Thornton Park Brownstone development is nearly ready to welcome its first occupants. The 28 brand new townhome project is located in the heart of Thornton Park, looking out over the freshly-preserved Constitution Green Park . The three...
This two-story, four bedroom, three bath house was built in 1949 and is located on the edge of Dickson Azalea Park in the heart of the Thornton Park historic district . The 2,812 SF single-family home is surrounded by mature oak and...
I Wish This Was is a series of badly Photoshopped images that transform ignored, vacant lots and properties in Orlando into something the City Beautiful can be proud of.  The Thornton Park Laundry is a staple of the local neighborhood .  Renters...