Sideward Brewing Co. (Facebook | Website) will open to the public on Thursday, March 7 at 7 p.m. The new Milk District-based brewery and tasting room is located in the newly-renovated 3,900 SF...
A developer has submitted a request to replat two separate lots in the Milk District to allow for the creation of four new fee-simple lots. The move would permit the applicant, represented by...
Based on a Paul Brinkmann tip back in May 2018, we told you about a new bar concept opening next to Southern Nights in the Milk District, spearheaded by the same owners. We now can tell you...
The Orlando Chili Cook-Off (Facebook | Website) will be taking place on Saturday, February 16 at Festival Park in The Milk District from noon-6 p.m. This year's event will feature over 100 chili...
The Milk District will host their Second Annual Rockin’ Robinson Music Festival, on February 23. The family-friendly event will run from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. on East Robinson Street between Bumby and Graham, with the main entrance at East...
Orlando Rabbit Care and Adoptions (Facebook) will partner with The Nook on Robinson and Framework Coffee to host a pop-up bunny cafe on Saturday, March 30 from noon-4 p.m. Guests will be able to enjoy nitro cold brew coffee while...
Greg Peters, of Graffiti Junktion fame, and a group of investors, will be opening a new concept in the former Beer and Tobacco Outlet, located at 201 N. Bumby Avenue in the Milk District. Demolition of the interior of...
That taco restaurant coming to the Milk District we told you about HERE in November is now in soft opening. MX Taco (Facebook | Website) has moved into the Arepas and More space, located at 207 N. Bumby Avenue . The new fast-casual...
Alchemy Salon (Facebook | Website) was just awarded a small business loan from the City of Orlando to expand into the Milk District. Alchemy owners, under the name Mod Milk, LLC, applied for assistance through the City's Small Business Facade,...
Faiyaz Kara at Orlando Weekly has reported that Milk District will be getting another taco option in the new year. MX Taco (Facebook | Website) will be opening in the former home of Arepas and More at 207 N. Bumby Avenue . The...
A La Cart Street Food and Craft Beer (Facebook | Website) is opening this weekend. We first wrote about the concept HERE in February 2018. Led by husband and wife team Dustin and April Williams, A la Carte operates as a food...
The Milk District Main Street (Website) has announced the hiring of Zac Alfson as their new Executive Director. Alfson has an extensive background in nonprofit management and community building to bring to the table in order to enhance and preserve...
Popular Canadian band, Crash Test Dummies, will be playing Orlando's Plaza Live on Friday, January 25 as part of the "God Shuffled His Feet" 25th Anniversary Tour. The show is all ages and doors open at 7 p.m. with the...
Colonial Lanes (Website) closed on Thursday, May 24. The Milk District bowling alley had sold to Titan Properties in February, to be transformed into a self-storage facility. We broke the story about the filed paperwork HERE in August 2017 which resulted in an...
Whiskey Lou's Lounge (Facebook) in the Milk District has new owners. According to new part-owner Jim Faherty, the former owner was based in Chicago and looking to sell. Whiskey Lou's is one of Orlando's best-known dive bars in part for...
Bad As's Sandwich (Website) is now serving breakfast, just in time for Bad As's Sandwich Day on November 4. A breakfast menu is now available to Bad As's guests from 7:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Monday to Friday and includes six new...
The Milk District hybrid coffee shop/package store/watering hole we've been talking about for years is finally set to open this Saturday, October 20. Whippoorwill Beer House and Package Store (Website) is a new craft beer and wine shop that is opening...
The Milk District Main Street is looking for a new Executive Director. A successful candidate must be "energetic, dynamic, creative, and organized" as they will be taking the lead in the development and revitalization efforts taking place in the neighborhood...
The City of Orlando is hosting a free event for residents and businesses to safely recycle electronics and household textiles on Saturday, August 11 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Orlando residents can help prevent lead, mercury and other toxic materials from ending up in local...
EDIT: Stasio's will not be open Sundays Stasio's Italian Deli and Market (Facebook) is scheduled to open the morning of Monday, July 23 at their home at 210 N. Bumby in the Milk District . The new family-owned deli will feature...
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...