A petition is making the rounds in the Lake Lawsona Historic District, to request that their power lines be placed underground. Neighbors in the district are working with OUC and the City of Orlando to measure the interest to underground...
PROMO: We've added even more designs to our hyper-local Orlando Shirts shop at shop.bungalower.com. Everything is printed directly to the shirt, per order, and then shipped out. We also have an in-store pickup option at the new home of our...
The City of Orlando began carefully disassembling the Confederate statute at Lake Eola Park this morning, as part of its relocation to the Confederate veterans section at Greenwood Cemetery. The following Facebook Live video was captured by local freelance writer and...
The City of Orlando has begun taking steps to move the Confederate statue out of Lake Eola. Friday afternoon, crews had sectioned off the plaza surrounding the statue in order to set up 3-D image capturing cameras. The white balls...
The Flag Design Committee has chosen their final design and submitted it to City Council for their consideration at a future meeting, most likely in July. The flag designs were submitted by the public as part of a Flag Redesign...
The Young Nonprofit Professionals Network of Orlando (Website) will be hosting a panel on "Public Impact and Social Innovation" at 5:30 p.m. at the National Entrepreneur Center in the Fashion Square Mall . Learn about diverse local nonprofits and how...
The Orange County History Center, in partnership with the Orange County government, City of Orlando and the Historical Society of Central Florida, have just launched the One Orlando Collection, digital gallery. Since the shooting, the History Center has collected over...
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 or cultural event each Saturday at 10 a.m. and broadcasts...
Here is a look at some of the best events taking place this weekend. You can always visit the complete events calendar by clicking on EVENTS in our main menu. If you’d like to have your event added to our calendar, simply...
PROMO: On Saturday, June 10, Go Big Marketing will be hosting a collective of local businesses during an event that will honor the 49 souls Orlando lost on June 12, 2016. The first 200 guests will receive a special Pulse...
PROMO: The Orange County Library system (Facebook | Website) has announced their event programming for the month of July. Events include the Orlando Book Festival, the Summer reading Program, and much more. For more information about events, call 407-835-7323. You...
Acclaimed architect Sir David Adjaye will host a public discussion on Tuesday, June 20, in regards to the Winter Park Public Library and Events Center project. The event will be held at the Rachel D. Murrah Civic Center at 1050...
Brooklyn Water Bagel will be selling limited edition rainbow bagels at their Winter Park and Lake Mary stores, in recognition of Orlando United Day. The chain will donate 100 percent of all proceeds from rainbow bagel sales to the Central...
Last year, Bungalower collaborated with Downtown Credo on a limited edition poster book, comprised of work created by local designers that was inspired by city parks. Half of the proceeds from the sales of the posters and the books...
Gay Days Orlando (Website) brings over 150,000 people to the area each year, and each consecutive year it gets bigger and bigger. Most of the programming this year is happening around the host hotels in the tourist corridor and...
There will be a special edition of What's Up Downtown on the evening of June 1 at the Downtown Snap gallery, at 420 E. Church Street . The focus of the night will be "creative placemaking" which is a practice...
"I seem to see one glaring error already in the planning of Creative Village ..." - BUNGALOWER READER We received the following message from a Bungalower reader who wished to remain anonymous, concerning the Creative Village development in Downtown Orlando's Parramore neighborhood. " ... In...
The City of Orlando, in partnership with KPMG, will be hosting a Permitting and Development Forum to discuss the current review process. City residents, contractors, subcontractors, permit runners, developers, engineers, and architects are asked to join the forum and offer...
PROMO: The Orlando Fringe Theatre Festival (Website) ends on Monday, May 29 but they could still use a some more volunteers during the event. There are roughly 100 current volunteer slots that need to be filled before the end of...
The Center (Website) and WFTV are filming a short video called "Love from Orlando to Manchester" in response to the recent explosion at an Ariana Grande concert that resulted in the deaths of 22 people. Filming will take place at 1:30...
The City of Orlando has just launched a prototype website, alpha.orlandofl.gov, in an effort to test and update their online services. Services that are currently available on the website include: Reporting a Problem: Let the City know when you see...
This Arts-Based Placemaking webinar was presented in July, 2015, by Project for Public Spaces Senior Vice President and Creative Placemaking expert, Cynthia Nikitin. Arts-Based Placemaking creates opportunities for communities to reclaim and reinvigorate public spaces through and Arts and Culture...
UPDATE: A representative of the Canin Family Foundation has informed us that the webinar is not  a prerequisite of the in-person workshop.  The Pine Hills Neighborhood Improvement District is partnering with the Incremental Development Alliance and Canin Family Foundation on...
Mural Arts Philadelphia (Website) is hosting a revolutionary event in the fall of 2017, called Monument Lab; a participatory, city-wide project that asks residents for their vision of a monument that best represents Philadelphia. In 2015, the Monument Lab team collected over 400...