The Creative City Project (Facebook | Website) will be hosting a progressive theatrical event this fall in the streets and alleyways of downtown Orlando. Bright Young Things, directed by Donald Rupe, is based...
The City of Orlando is seeking an artist or artist team to create a new three-dimensional piece of art to be installed along the I-4 corridor. Te proposed artwork will be placed near...
We told you HERE and HERE about Church Street Main Street wanting to expand its borders into the Parramore neighborhood but apparently we grossly undersold it, as the borders have been pushed much further than we expected.
That craft liquor store that took over the space by Insomnia Cookies in downtown Orlando back in May has soft-opened over the weekend. The Liquor Library is a new project by Sean Mohammed,...
Wahlburgers (Facebook) is closing its downtown Orlando location. The burger chain opened its downtown restaurant in February 2016 at 200 S. Orange Avenue with a large VIP celebrity-ridden party and succeeded in drawing...
Team Market Group, the family-run company behind venues like Celine Orlando (Website) and Mathers Social Gathering (Website), and The Wellborn (Website) have just opened a new sister space below The Robinson Cocktail Room (Website) at 63 E....
A request to expand the Downtown Food Truck Program as part of the Mobile Food Vending Pilot Program was expanded through September 1, 2020, at this week's City Council Meeting. The expanded program...
With the lifting of the 10 p.m. Orange County-wide curfew, Bungalower and Enzian have been able to add late-night screening options to our remaining drive-in movie events. An 11:30 p.m. showing has been...
UPDATE: This curfew has been lifted as of June 7. EDIT: The original version of this post said "Thornton Park" would be affected by the curfew but as you can see in the map,...
Due to the I-4 Ultimate project, nightly and continuous closures will take place throughout the month of June, including the following: The outside lane on Anderson Street from Division Avenue to the eastbound I-4...
Scooter and micro-mobility companies were given a heads up to remove their fleet from the Central Business District immediately due to ongoing protests in downtown Orlando. The temporary ban on scooters is effective...
Orlando City Council will vote today on whether to extend a Temporary Use Permit to extend outdoor dining into a downtown street as part of an ongoing COVID-19 Economic Recovery Initiative pilot. City...
PROMO: Ace Cafe (Website) has announced that it will reopen it's motor-centric dining and entertainment venue in downtown Orlando on Tuesday, June 2 at 11 a.m. Ace Cafe temporarily shut down operations due...
We are committed to opening as swiftly and as safely as we can, when artists and shows begin to tour again and when our guests feel comfortable coming back to the arts center.” The...
We told you HERE in October about the two self-described "little old ladies" that were trying to buy a slice of property to add to Lake Eola Park. Well, it seems as if they've almost reached their...
The City of Orlando launched its Downtown Ambassador Program in the summer of 2018 to provide on-the-street services that range from escorts for workers and residents, to working with the homeless, to simple wayfinding for downtown visitors....
The City of Orlando's Downtown Development Board (Facebook | Website) has just announced a new collaborative campaign with Uber Eats to incentivize orders from downtown restaurants. Through the new "Order Up Downtown" effort,...
A new liquor store will be opening this summer in a retail space right next to Insomnia Cookies at 131 N. Orange Avenue ,]" target="_blank">GMap]. The Liquor Library is a new project by Sean...
Following a directive put forth by Governor Ron "I Need A Haircut" DeSantis, work on the I-4 Ultimate project will be intensified this week while traffic is reduced due to the pandemic. Beginning...
SPONSORED: The City of Orlando has just approved a program proposed by the Community Redevelopment Agency (Website) that would temporarily fund parking costs in the downtown area to encourage consumer spending and increase visitation to downtown businesses....
Lime will relaunch a limited fleet of scooters for public use today, Friday, May 8, after having removed them from the streets during the pandemic. Along with the relaunch comes the new Lime...
Cholo Dogs (Facebook | Website), the Mexican hot dog cart that launched last September, is opening a stall in downtown food hall, Market on Magnolia next month. The menu will be expanding to...
The Florida Department of Transportation is closing South Street under Interstate 4 as of 8 p.m. Monday, May 4. Westbound South Street will close first followed by eastbound South Street at 8 p.m....
A new donut shop is signing a lease for a retail space in the downtown library garage at 139 E. Pine Street . Pattie-Lou's Donuts will rent the 835 SF bottom floor retail space...
City Council will vote at its upcoming April 13, 2020 e-meeting on whether or not to float the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts during its pandemic-caused closure. A motion is in play...