Ace Cafe Orlando (Website) just hosted their first hard-hat media tour, on Tuesday, March 28, of their soon-to-open 35,000 SF Downtown entertainment plaza. The England-based company has been building their first American location on the 2.94 acre Harry P. Leu...
You can’t deny people are awesome. Who doesn’t like sitting down with good friends to ask them interesting, insightful, and funny questions? With that in mind, local photographer Brian Carlson, has introduced an ongoing photo and Q&A series called 11 Questions where...
By Brian Carlson (Website) You can’t deny people are awesome. Who doesn’t like sitting down with good friends to ask them interesting, insightful, and funny questions? With that in mind, local photographer Brian Carlson, has introduced an ongoing photo and Q&A...
By Brian Carlson (Website) You can’t deny people are awesome. Who doesn’t like sitting down with good friends to ask them interesting, insightful, and funny questions? With that in mind, local photographer Brian Carlson, has introduced an ongoing photo and Q&A...
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,...
Bungalower and lululemon's Winter Park shop on Park Avenue teamed up to host an hour of free yoga on Orlando's hottest new rooftop venue, The Balcony (Facebook | Website). The Balcony Orlando is located in suite 1120 of the Chase...
By Brian Carlson (Website) You can’t deny people are awesome. Who doesn’t like sitting down with good friends to ask them interesting, insightful, and funny questions? With that in mind, local photographer Brian Carlson, has introduced an ongoing photo and Q&A...
PHOTO VIA DOWNTOWN ORLANDO PARTNERSHIP PROMO: Late last year, Bungalower was invited to participate in a new program headed by the Downtown Orlando Partnership (Website), called Connect DTO. The program is a six-month course that offers an in-depth look at what...
  After more than 18 years in Winter Park, Orlando Vintage Clothing and Costume (Website) is moving to College Park later this year. The shop on Fairbanks Avenue known for its funky styles from the 1890s to the 1990s will move...
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...
ADAM KIEFER, ‘XAVERINE.’ VIRUNGA RANGER, 2015 Orlando-based photographer, Adam Kiefer (Website), specializes in conservation, and his work has been taking him to Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo since 2013. Virunga was founded in 1925 by King Albert I...
On January 10, we reported (HERE) that the Bakery Bar was going to be opening in the former home of the Dubliner, but we were incorrect. In fact, the new dessert-themed cocktail lounge has opened in the former home of...
The owners of Mather's Social Gathering (Website), Team Market Group, told Bungalower that they are on track for a late February/early March opening. They even invited us in for a tour. One of the owners, Romi Mawardi, told us how he...
Editor's Note: Bungalower is a proud media sponsor of this event.   SPONSORED: Leu Gardens has installed a series of life-size dinosaur sculptures throughout their campus, ranging in size from 14 inches to 33 feet long. The exhibit will last from...
After two years of hard work, Joysticks Arcade Lounge and Retro Bar (Facebook) will soon be opening at it’s new home on the second floor of 69 E. Pine Street . We first wrote about Joysticks back in May, 2015,...
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...
IMAGE VIA HELLO HAPPY PLANTS If you realized last week that you forgot to do some holiday shopping for a loved one, who happens to be entirely forgettable, we've got you covered. Here is a list of some fantastic local...
Did you see the rainbow yesterday, on Christmas day? The above photo was taken by the Lake Eola Twitter account (@LakeEolaPark). Did you see the rainbow? Post your photo below, we'd love to see it.
A free concert was hosted by social action platform Global Citizen (Website) this past Thursday, November 3 at the Walt Disney Amphitheater at Lake Eola . Headliners included Ani DiFranco and Talib Kweli. All photos by Colin Forward (Instagram).
Coral Gables-based Centurion Restaurant Group's Bulla Gastrobar (Facebook | Website) has opened in Winter Park's Lakeside Crossing. Bulla is open 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Monday to Wednesday, 11:30 a.m.-11 p.m. Thursday to Saturday, and 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday. It is located...
Art in Odd Places (Website) has returned to Orlando for a second year of its public visual and performance art festival this month along Magnolia Avenue, from November 11-13. This year’s theme is "play," which, according to the festival organizers,...
Farm-Haus Delivery (Facebook | Website) has opened their new retail shop in the East End Market . We wrote about Farm-Haus moving into the former Bookmark It space back in May, HERE. The store sells grab-and-go food offerings as well as...
By Brian Carlson Hey I'm Brian Carlson (Website), a super sexy-faced photographer, and I'm partnering with Orlando's best news blog, Bungalower, to do a photography series on showing empathy in unlikely places around Orlando. We are hoping to find a local...
Cirque du Soleil's latest touring arena show, OVO, is in town at the Amway Center from September 21-25, for seven performances. OVO, means “egg” in Portuguese (rooted in the Latin ovum), which is fitting as the entire show is loosely strung together with...
PHOTO VIA GEYSEROFAWESOME.COM  The City of Orlando is seeking local fashion designers and artists to create fashionable looks made from materials that would otherwise be headed to the landfill or recycling facility. The designs will be featured at the Trash 2...