As reported by Scott Joseph, HERE, Mucho Tequila and Tacos (Facebook) will be closing up shop on Sunday, May 7, following Cinco de Mayo Mucho co-owner, Todd Ulmer of Beacon Hill Group, informed Bungalower that they will be maintaining ownership of...
As of April 13, the Orlando Date Night Guide (Facebook | Website) has launched a national site entitled "Date Night Guide," sharing tips to inspire quality time for couples across the country. Topics will still cover travel, conversation starters, and...
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...
Atlanta-based duo, Duet for Theramin and Lap Steel, will perform at the Gallery at Avalon Island (Website) on April 28. The duo, comprised of Scott Burland on the theramin and Frank Schultz on lap steel, will perform an ambient soundtrack...
Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It is an exploration of where people live and spend their days, whether at home, in an office, the streets of...
Mark "Luke Skywalker" Hamil just posted the following Tweet and photo after a visit to the Children's wing at Florida Hospital. "Thanks @FloridaHospital 4 letting me visit the kids in your care & @StarlightUS 4 providing #SW backpacks filled w/goodies!" Hamil is...
The Emeril Lagasse Foundation Kitchen House in College Park has finally opened. We first wrote about the new innovative learning hub HERE in 2015 and again HERE in 2016. The 3,500 SF Kitchen House (Website) was created as a community hub...
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...
Local art supply shop, Sam Flax (Facebook | Website), commissioned Orlando-based artist Kevin Wood (Website), to create portraits of two fallen officers. The portraits commissioned by the business were of Orlando Police Lieutenant Debra Clayton and Orange County Sheriff's Office...
Peel Surf Co. (Facebook | Website) is a surfing accessory business, based out of Audubon Park. They first came to Bungalower's attention on Instagram when we noticed their fun Florida-themed merchandise. Peel Surf Co has launched a new product idea called...
The District is a reoccurring series, hosted by our partners at Studio 17 TV (Facebook | Instagram| Website), that operates as your guide to what’s happening in the City Beautiful. Famous comedian, actor, director, producer, and writer, Chris Rock, will be performing...
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 . The Bazaar will feature local Makers and businesses, four bars, and one...
Bungalower’s Editor in Chief, Brendan O’Connor, in cooperation with journalist-extraordinaire Jon Busdeker, have launched a new series called Bungalower and the Bus, which airs on Real Radio 104.1 every Friday at 9 p.m. Each week Busdeker and O’Connor discuss the...
UPDATE: As of 6 p.m. Thursday evening, Beulah has been reunited with her owners. She was found in Dover Shores.    Beulah is a black pit bull who went missing on April 1, as she was startled by the Wrestlemania fireworks....
By Brian Carlson (Website) EDITOR’S NOTE: THIS INTERVIEW WAS ORIGINALLY POSTED BY CARLSON ON HIS OWN BLOG IN 2014. NEW INTERVIEWS WILL BE POSTED ON BUNGALOWER THIS SPRING.  You can’t deny people are awesome. Who doesn’t like sitting down with good...
The #TearAwayWalls social justice campaign made waves on social media this past March when Alan Cumming shared a photo on his Instagram. Now the project is coming to Orlando from April 22-24 to do a series of photographs with Orlando residents. #TearAwayWalls...
This video message is from Orlando Economic Partnership's new President and CEO, Tim Giuliani. The Orlando Economic Partnership is a new organization created by the merging of the Economic Development Commission and Orlando Inc., Orlando's Chamber of Commerce.
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...
A pop-up plant shop will be opening in the former home of Fairwater Florist, at 985 W. Fairbanks Avenue , featuring all-native plants. Horticulturalist and Landscaper, Amanda Martin, is the owner and operator of Grounded Solutions, Inc. (Website), which offers...
Master tailor, Bonnie Lewis, has launched a new sustainable Orlando-based fashion line called Common Wares (Instagram | Website) in Ivanhoe Village. Common Wares specializes in three minimal shapes cut to three lengths; crop, tunic, and dress. Each piece is hand-made,...
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 Facebook...
Daytime Emmy Award-winner Todd Newton will be replacing Jerry Springer at the Orlando The Price is Right Live performances this week. The touring show is scheduled for two slots on Sunday April 2, 2017 at 3:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., and had...
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...
New York Times bestselling writer, successful restaurateur, television host, and begrudging Orlando representative, Eddie Huang, can now add the title "underwear model" to his growing resume. Huang is the new brand ambassador for MeUndies, an online retail company that specializes in...