We announced in October 2017 that Sprouts Farmers Market (Website) would be taking over the former Winter Park Whole Foods space in order to open their first Orlando-area store. They have finally announced a fall opening. Sprouts is known for their...
New Winter Park "Cali-Mex" restaurant, Cinco and Tequila (Website), has announced a soft opening date of Friday, July 20 with a grand opening on Tuesday, July 24. The new concept is being spearheaded by Greg Pranzo, a prolific restaurateur with owner...
The folks behind The Heavy, the mixed retail concept moving into the vacant Lombardi's building at 1152 Harmon Avenue , has been raising more questions than answers since they came out of their fishy closet in November of last year. We...
Rollins College has been planning to build a new parking garage at 200 E. New England Avenue but now Winter Park is looking to join the party. The new garage is currently planned as part of an expansion to the...
Work began last October to transform a segment of Winter Park's Denning Drive into a two-lane road with a new multi-use trail that would run parallel, to the east. The new 10-foot-wide multi-use trail, which is already completed, now runs from Mead...
As we told you HERE, just yesterday, there's a new taco restaurant moving into the former Carmel building in Winter Park. We didn't have much to go on, but we do now. According to a recent press release, Cinco and...
UPDATE - We have more details on this restaurant concept available HERE.    We often get photographs and tips from our Bungalower readers of things that are happening around town, so we have started featuring them on the site in a...
The Sanctum (Website) will be opening a second restaurant in the former La Merce Restaurant and Market/Daya space at 155 E. Morse Boulevard, Winter Park . Proper and Wild (Instagram) will be a "chef-driven, health-forward, plant-centric concept," according to their social...
Contrary to what WPRK's director told us months ago, the Rollins College radio station is still not back on the air. But it's not his fault, it's Mother Nature keeping them down; The popular student-run station lost their antenna last...
Gisela Carbonell has been named as the new curator of the Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College. Carbonell comes to the college-run arts venue after acting as the Director of Curatorial Affairs at Artis-Naples, The Baker Museum in Naples,...
As first reported by Orlando Weekly, Agave Azul Cocina Mexicana (Facebook | Website) has just announced the opening date for their new location in Winter Park; June 18. The new Mexican restaurant will be opening at 900 S. Orlando Avenue in the former...
SPONSORED by Opendoor: This single-story family home is located at 3660 Oak Vista Lane in Winter Park , near Lake Howell High School and just a few minutes away from a nearby shopping plaza. This three-bedroom, two bath home was built...
A new Hilton Garden Inn (Website) is set to break ground in the fourth quarter of 2018 in northern Winter Park's Ravaudage development. Located on Lee Road, this will be the third hotel to be built in Winter Park city...
SPONSORED: This five-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath home was originally built in the 1920s and is chock-full of character. Located at 1517 Westchester Avenue in Winter Park , the 3,017 SF home sits on a double lot that's over a third of an...
SPONSORED: The Albin Polasek Museum & Sculpture Gardens (Facebook | Website) is hosting a new exhibit called Arabesque: Contemporary Conversations from May 8 to August 19, 2018, in their Winter Park gallery. Arabesque interprets traditional Islamic art through the eyes of...
By Sarah Bolandi Tex-Mex restaurant Cocina 214 (Facebook), will host their sixth annual Running of the Chihuahuas this weekend in celebration of Cinco de Mayo.  The popular event will be take place at the Winter Park restaurant this Sunday, May 6th from 10...
SPONSORED: This 2,000 SF building is the former home of Sprinkles (Facebook) and is located at 501 W. Fairbanks Avenue, Winter Park . The block building was built in 1949 and sits in a neighborhood with a 93 Walk Score,...
"Do you know what is going in the old Pookies location in Winter Park?" - Cristina Venturini Pookie's Pet Nutrition and Bow Wow Bakery (Website) recently left their old space at 1500 W. Fairbanks Avenue to move up the street...
According to Orlando food-sherpa Scott Joseph, the Winter Park restaurant Firefly Kitchen and Bar is being rebranded to the Hangry Bison. Located at 480 N. Orlando Avenue in the Winter Park Village, Hangry Bison will replace Firefly's Southern-inspired menu...
You may recall when we told you last August that the Little Blue Donut Truck (Facebook) would be opening a brick and mortar in Winter Park. We announced it HERE. The owners of the popular made-to-order donut truck, Mike and...
SPONSORED: This newly-constructed  home by David Weekley Homes is tucked away in eastern Winter Park at 1850 Carollee Lane with easy access to shopping on Park Avenue, Baldwin Park, and on Fairbanks. The Holgate floorplan, from David Weekley Homes...
Hybrid bar/furniture shop The Imperial at Washburn Imports (Website) will be opening a new location off-Park Avenue, according to a report by the Orlando Sentinel.  John Washburn will be opening his third hybrid space at 170 Morse Boulevard , just around...
The student-run newspaper The Sandspur announced on April 5 at Rollins College that the historic Fred Stone Theatre had been closed and would soon be torn down. It hosted the college program's Second Stage Series  that were completely directed, designed, marketed, and performed...
The City of Winter Park will host their annual Earth Day/Arbor Day in the Park celebration in Central Park on Sunday, April 15 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The free public event will feature live music all day, an art contest,...
Enzian Theater's Poporn Flicks series brings a different free movie to Central Park, Winter Park each month and this month's feature is Willow. The 1988 sword and sandals epic was the result of idea midwives George Lucas and Ron Howard and...