WARNING - STRONG LANGUAGE IN VIDEO. We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in...
In November 2016, we wrote a Bring to Orlando column about the Repair Cafe phenomenon popping up around the world, HERE, and now one is coming to the Winter Park Public Library (Website). A Repair Cafe is a pop-up event...
The accompanying video is part of an ongoing series hosted by Studio 17 TV (Facebook | Website). Follow along with Phuego as he sits down with Megan, the owner of Toasted (Facebook | Website), to hear how she made her dream...
Although they were expected to open back in January, the new Winter Park Ben & Jerry's is expected to open on March 16. The new store is located near Rollins College at 521 South Park Avenue . Bungalower Bundle subscribers will be...
Enzian Theater (Website) will be hosting a screening of A League of Their Own as part of their  free Popcorn Flicks series in Winter Park's Central Park. Guests are encouraged to bring their own blankets and snacks. Events are subject to weather...
Keep Winter Park Beautiful (Website) and Winter Park Blooms will be selling caladium bulbs at the Winter Park Farmers Market throughout March and April between 8 a.m. and noon. They will not be at the market on March 18. Funds from...
The 28-year old weekly Winter Park/Maitland Observer was recently purchased by Sarasota-based Observer Media Group, Inc. The purchase of the Winter Park/Maitland Observer also includes the Central Florida Senior. Florida-based Observer Media Group (Website) owns 11 more newspapers and three magazines, including the West Orange Times...
Reel Fish Coastal Kitchen (Facebook | Website) opened in the former home of the Ravenous Pig at 1234 Orange Avenue, Winter Park in early February, on a strict dinner-only basis. More on the opening HERE. As of March 7,...
ART BY FRANTZ ZEPHIRIN The Albin Polasek Museum and Sculpture Gardens (Facebook | Website) will be hosting a lecture entitled, "Haitian Culture Through the Lens of Art History" on Tuesday, March 14, at 7 p.m.. The event is part of their current...
A new coffee shop/retail store has opened on New England Avenue called New General (Facebook | Website). The New General is a contemporary take on a general store, and serves coffee and breakfast from a street-facing window, which opens at...
The City of Winter Park will hosts the Orlando Philharmonic's Race for Space concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 12 in Central Park. The event will feature space-inspired music by John Williams, including scores from E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial, Star Wars, Star Trek:...
PHOTO VIA FOXTAIL COFFEE FACEBOOK PAGE Foxtail Coffee Co. (Facebook | Website) in Winter Park will be expanding into a space next door, according to a recent report by Orlando Weekly's Editor, Jessica Bryce Young. Read their full post HERE. The new concept is...
IMAGE VIA ROLLINS.EDU The Rollins College has scheduled a building dedication for their new Hume House Child Development and Student Research Center (Website) on Friday Monday, March 6, 2017 at 11 a.m. The Hume House will be a working laboratory pre-school...
The City of Winter Park will soon provide access to the Supplemental Nutrition Access Program (SNAP) at their Winter Park Farmer's Market. Beginning Saturday, February 4, SNAP participants will be allowed to use their SNAP/EBT cards to purchase tokens at...
PHOTO VIA WINTER PARK CHAMBER UPDATE: THE STORE WILL OPEN ON MARCH 16. MORE INFO HERE.  EDIT: The opening date has since been delayed. We will update this post with the new date once we have it. The new Ben and Jerry's...
Rollins College is hosting a free lecture program on Florida's Golden Age: 1880-1930 on Friday, February 10, from 9 a.m. to 3:45 Speakers will present a series of lectures on how the State of Florida evolved from one of the...
PHOTO VIA STORY FARM Reel Fish Coastal Kitchen and Bar (Website) is expected to be February 9, 2017, for dinner service only. Weekend brunch service will begin on the weekend of February 18 and lunch service on Tuesday, March 7. The...
Bungalower is proud of our latest community partnership with native Orlandoan and self-described “Townie Tourist” Jenny De Witt (Instagram | Website). Every Saturday, De Witt will be walking a different neighborhood in the Orlando area and broadcasting it on Facebook...
PHOTO VIA GYPSET FACEBOOK PAGE A local artist, Samantha Lynch, has launched a handcrafted jewelry line called Gypset (Website). Lynch has been selling her wares online and wholesale to local boutiques but has just launched her own mobile boutique. Gypset will be...
MURAL WORK BY LAPIZTOLA UPDATE: Click HERE to hear more information on the upcoming soft openings on our Instagram page.    Hunger Street Tacos (Facebook) is set to soft open at the beginning of next week (January 16 or 17), short of any...
TROPHY-THEMED TABLE VIA I LUV WINTER PARK PINTEREST UPDATE: TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT SOLD OUT IN UNDER AN HOUR. THERE ARE NO MORE OPENINGS. AT THE TIME OF THIS POST THERE WERE FOUR TABLES ON THE WAIT LIST.    Winter Park’s annual...
In celebration of National Spaghetti Day, Spoleto Italian in Winter Park (Facebook | Website) will be giving away free spaghetti all day long. That also includes free sauce. No purchase necessary but toppings are not included. Spoleto is located at...
This Mediterranean-inspired estate in Winter Park is located right on the edge of Lake Osceola, just down the street from Park Avenue, the Alfond Inn, and the Rollins College campus. It was originally built in the 1930's for the ubiquitously-Winter...
IMAGE VIA GIPHY.COM The City of Winter Park is dealing with a rash of pushy tree service companies, where residents are being informed they must hire them to trim their trees or face a fine. Tree companies are reportedly going door-to-door...
Carlucci's of Winter Park closed their doors on November 20. The casual Italian restaurant was located in the Kmart shopping plaza at 501 North Orlando Avenue . The Kmart store has been closed for roughly three years and the retail...