The City of Orlando is hosting a workshop to discuss a study that is currently underway to analyze the current transportation network in both the Milk and Mills 50 Districts and make them safer for pedestrians, residents, and drivers. The...
The upcoming A La Cart Street Food and Craft Beer (Website) has recently announced three resident food trucks that will be parking at their permanent food truck garden in the Milk District; PokeKai, Vinny and Kory, and Steak It Easy. Local...
A local company under the name of SideWard Brewing Co. (Facebook) has signed the lease for the rear of the recently renovated warehouse at 210 Bumby Avenue in the Milk District. The 3,900 SF warehouse was recently renovated by Giovanni...
Colonial Lanes (Website) announced last week on their Facebook page that they will be closing their Milk District bowling alley on Thursday, May 24. The building sold to Titan Properties in February, which had previously filed to turn the property, located...
EDIT: We originally stated that the Smiths opened Beefy King. The restaurant was in fact opened by the Veigle family, not the Smiths.    This June marks 50-years in business for Beefy King Restaurant (Facebook) in the Milk District. The local restaurant...
According to a recent report by Paul Brinkmann of Orlando Sentinel, the owners of Southern Nights in the Milk District are looking to open a new club right next door to their popular LTBTGIA (rainbow of fruit flavors) club located at...
The Milk District Main Street program was approved to install branded banners along their streets last December. Now they are looking for local designers and artists to submit their ideas to be considered for possible installation. Artists can submit as...
Frenchpressery (Facebook | Website), that secret speakeasy that we wrote about HERE, has released some more information about what they have planned for the Milk District. The concept, powered by the folks at Coffeefueled Marketing (Website), is set-up to be an invite-only shop...
A new coffee shop called Frenchpressery (Facebook | Website) is opening somewhere in the Milk District. We're not sure where because they won't tell us. The company behind the concept, Coffeefueled Marketing (Website) is calling it "speakeasy meets coffee shop" and in...
The Milk District Neighborhood Association (Facebook) is hosting a neighborhood watch and crime prevention workshop on Wednesday, April 4 at the City of Orlando Families Parks and Recreation Department, located at 595 N. Primrose Drive . NextDoor and online forums have...
In a follow-up to last year's news that a new craft beer house and package store called Whippoorwill would be opening in the Milk District, we've just learned that it will have a roommate, Easy Luck Coffee and Bodega. The...
The Cookery (Facebook) has just opened in the strip that houses Wonder Products Paint store at 2705 E. South Street in the Milk District. Orlando residents may recognize the Cookery as a former tenant of nearby Market on South...
As first reported by Jessica Bryce Young of Orlando Weekly, Pom Moongauklang of Pom Pom's Teahouse and Sandwicheria will be guest starring on guy Fieri's Food Network game show, Guy's Grocery Games.  The episode will air on 8 p.m. Sunday, March 11 starring Moongauklang...
A new bar concept is opening in the former Sandwich Bar space under new ownership and management called The Nook on Robinson. The Nook (Facebook | Website) is pushing towards a planned soft-opening on March 3, 2018 at their new...
"Hey Bungalower, what's being built behind se7enbites." - anonymous A single-story building was recently demolished at 615 Irvington Avenue, tucked away behind Pho Hoa, Se7enbites, and Plato's Closet .       The work is being done to prep the site for a new...
SPONSORED: This remodeled three bedroom, two bathroom home is tucked away on the eastern edge of the Milk District at 3004 E. Jefferson Street near Festival Park. The home's open floor plan that opens the kitchen up to the...
As of December 22, Iron Cow (Facebook) is officially in soft opening mode. The highly anticipated Milk District venue has been in the works for over two years. The last time we wrote about it officially, outside of occasional window...
Refract Orlando (Website) is a new pop-up art series being hosted by the folks at the Miami/Orlando-based event production company, Innovative Minds (Website). Refract XII (which refers to the month not the number of times they've held the event) will...
The Orlando Indie Comedy Festival (Facebook | Website) will return in March, 2018 with more acts than ever. The festival committee received 140 applications from Florida comics alone and another 272 applications from across the country. The festival is a...
The Milk District, one of Orlando's newest Main Street Districts, will soon be hanging banners to mark their territory, because Main Street. The City has allowed nine other Main Streets to hang street pole banners in an effort to brand...
Plans to convert the Colonial Bowling Lanes (Website) property into a three-story personal storage facility are one step closer to reality, as of mid-October. The Municipal Planning Board marked the plans for recommended approval at their October 17 meeting, despite a...
Milk District Postal, which opened this past June at 320 S. Bumby Avenue  has closed. We covered the opening HERE. No reason for the closure has been given and the Milk District is once again post office-less.
Guarapos Cafe (Website) has opened in the former home of Arepas and More Bumby Cafeteria, at 207 N. Bumby Avenue in the Milk District . This is an entirely new concept that has moved in to the Bumby Cafeteria with...
We revealed on August 6, 2017 that a developer had filed paperwork with the City of Orlando to see if it would be possible to build a self-storage facility on the Colonial Lanes property. Click HERE to see that...
Milk District bar, Spacebar, has officially closed, after limping through the last three months as a retail shop. Yet a new concept called Phas3 has already opened in its place The new retail shop is a collaborative space with five...