Orlando Zine Fest (Facebook) is in its tenth consecutive year (supposedly - nobody can confirm) of celebrating the local 'zine scene. The word "zine" is short for magazine and refers to a form of self-published print products usually created with...
Award-winning artist, conveniently named JR Artist (Facebook | Website), is bringing his photo booth truck to 35 cities across the country as part of his Inside Out Project: Dreamers, in solidarity with the DREAM Act - a legislative proposal...
Mai Bistro (Website) is scheduled to open their new fast-casual Vietnamese sandwich shop in the former Colonial Scientology building on Friday, November 17. The menu will focus on "authentic Vietnamese street food" featuring sandwiches made with fresh-daily French baguettes baked...
The new Mills 50 location of Lineage Coffee Roasting  (Facebook | Website) is scheduled to open no December 2 at 1011 E. Colonial Drive by Lazy Moon Pizza. Lineage's owner, Jarrett Johnson, told Bungalower last March that the new shop will sport...
The new taco concept that moved into the former Mills Park Segafredo space is now in soft opening . Four Rebels American Taco Kitchen (Facebook) management told Bungalower that they will be opening for brief windows of time most evenings this...
We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town. When that happens, we feature them on the site in a series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist Jane...
Like what you see? Consider supporting this series by clicking HERE. Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people live and spend their days, whether...
Vivi Bubble Tea (Facebook | Website) is a Taiwanese bubble tea chain with over 20 branches in the United States, the first of which opened in New York in 2007. The company recently announced on Instagram that they opening a new...
Like what you see? Consider supporting this series by clicking HERE.   Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people live and spend their days, whether...
UPDATE: A Foundation spokesperson informed Bungalower that the pharmacy will remain up the street at a recently opened clinic and focus on the thrift shop and testing center aspects of their business model. They are expected to open in...
Too Much Sauce (Facebook | Website) is finally in a soft opening phase for their new location in Mills Park, in the former home of Giraffas Brazilian Grill .  We wrote about the new restaurant coming to the intersection of Mills and...
SPONSORED: The ladies at Orlando Shirts (Facebook | Website) are hosting a Hurricane Sale at their Mills 50 shop, located at 1200 E. Hillcrest Street . Get 20 percent off of all your favorite locally-inspired merch while enjoying coffee, doughnuts,...
  Like what you see? Consider supporting this series by clicking HERE.   SPONSORED by Remixed Marketing and Design Agency: Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people...

Ten 10 Fest

PROMO: Ten 10 Brewing Co., the Mills 50 Organization, and Shows I Go To will be hosting a day-long beer festival, Ten10 FEST,  on Saturday, October 7 from 1-10 p.m. in Ten 10's back lot. The event will feature ten bands for...
WUCF has launched a series of at least six videos that focus on the "Little Vietnam" neighborhood that exists around the intersection of Mills Avenue and Colonial Drive - otherwise known as the ViMi District or Mills 50. The series...
According to an earlier report by Mary Shanklin of the Orlando Sentinel, two doctors have purchased the post office building located at 611 N. Mills Avenue . According to the Orange County Property Appraiser the site sold for $1.3M on August 4...
The Nutmilk Man (Facebook) is a new local product being offered at the District Market (Facebook) in the Mills 50 District. They specialize in 100 percent organic, raw, specialty-crafted nut and seed milks with under six ingredients. The products are...
King Bao (Facebook | Instagram) and their partners have abandoned their plan to open a lobster-focused restaurant concept that we wrote about this past February HERE. The three co-owners told Bungalower that following a particularly lengthy permitting process that delayed their original...
Cindy Wilson of the B-52's will take the stage with The Pauses, and the Sh-Booms at Will's Pub on Thursday, July 27 at 9 p.m. Wilson's new song styling is being described as, "Cindy Wilson’s current endeavor is as far...
The Mills 50 Main Street program is installing six new bike-shaped bike racks along the Mills corridor this month. The bikes are each a different color and have the Mills 50 branding on the front tire.  The orange bike rack was the...
A new retail concept has moved into the former home of the Hide Shop in Mills 50. The 700 SF stand-alone building is located just behind Snap! Orlando at 728 N. Thornton Avenue and will be the new home...
Like what you see? Consider supporting this series by clicking HERE.   SPONSORED by lil indies: Inhabit is a series by local photographer David Lawrence (Website), that shares stories about the people who call Orlando home. It’s an exploration of where people live and spend...
Our partners at Orlando Shirts (Facebook | Instagram) were broken into last week and lost over $1,000 worth of merchandise. A man threw a piece of a fire hydrant through the shop window, entered the store, and left with the...
Smoke Shop Tobacco and Pipes  has moved up the street to 1119 E. Colonial Drive, to the former home of Anthony's Pizza . As part of the move into the larger space, they are now called Climax Smoke Shop (Website)....
According to Colin Wolf of the Orlando Weekly, Four Rebels American Taco Kitchen and Bar (Facebook) will be moving into the former home of Segafredo in Mills Park . Four Rebels describes themselves as an "unapologetically American taco experience."A timeline for an...