Lynn Nicholson, the current market coordinator at the Parramore Farmer's Market, will soon be retiring, leaving the City with the task of finding someone to fill his rubber boots. The City of Orlando hosts a weekly farmer's market at the...
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...
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 that be at home, in an office, the streets of...
EDIT: Fleet Farming is a program that operates under the non-profit IDEAS For Us and not a separate non-profit as we posted earlier.  The local pedal-powered Fleet Farming (Website) has recently announced that they will be expanding their yard-farming services...
As announced by other media outlets earlier in the week, organic grocer the Farmacy (Website) will be pulling out of its space at North Quarter Market (Website). However, a number of other vendors will be moving into the space left...
The East Central Florida Regional Planning Council (Website) was just awarded a $100,000 grant as part of a new Cycles and Sprouts program in the Holden Heights neighborhood. This project is one of six separate projects that were awarded...
Mia Supermarket, which opened in the former Colonialtown Winn-Dixie space in 2015, has changed its name and is now iFresh (Website). New York-based iFresh is the first publicly-listed Chinese/Asian supermarket chain in the country, and has a fast-growing presence in...
The new Parramore Farmers Market is now accepting applications for vendors. The new market will open on January 6, 2018 and run every Saturday morning from 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Orlando City Soccer Stadium. Vendors mus submit their applications by...
Phoenix, Arizona-based grocery chain, Sprouts Farmers Market (Website), will be moving into the former Winter Park Whole Foods location on Aloma, according to a recent report by Kyle Arnold, with the Orlando Sentinel.  Sprouts specializes in brands that are non-gmo, organic,...
By Jon Busdeker Market on Magnolia Eatery and Bar, the first food hall in Downtown Orlando, will officially open for lunch starting this Thursday at 11 a.m. although they've been in soft opening since Monday from 6 p.m.-midnight.  The new eatery, which replaces Frank...
By Jon Busdeker What's old is new again in College Park where the College Park Farmers Market has moved back to Infusion Tea, located at 1600 Edgewater Drive . The popular Sunday market which had been hosted in the parking lot of Grounding Roots...
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 series called Eyes on the Street, in honor of our favorite urbanist Jane...
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...
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...
The North Quarter Market (Facebook) was originally a joint effort between Downtown Credo, the Farmacy, and Pop Parlour, which opened in late November, 2016. The collaborative market concept was built around the idea of having a community market and coffee...
Farm and Haus Orlando (Website), has slowly been expanding their empire of healthy prepared meals since their early roots in 2015; they expanded into the former Bookmark It space in East End Market, they partnered with guest chefs like Dixie...
The Homegrown Local Food Cooperative (Website) is hosting a summer art fundraiser on Sunday, July 16 at their Health Village venue, 2310 N. Orange Avenue . The evening will include local art, a coloring contest, and refreshments. Individuals who would like...
Gay Days Orlando (Website) brings over 150,000 people to the area each year, and each consecutive year it gets bigger and bigger. Most of the programming this year is happening around the host hotels in the tourist corridor and...
The Downtown Development Board (DDB), via the City of Orlando's Procurement and Contracts Division, has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the position of the Downtown Orlando Farmers Market Manager. The Manager is responsible for overall management of the...
The Bungalower Bazaar powered by Coopers’ Craft will be taking place at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 15 at 514 Virginia Drive, just next door to The Hideaway Bar . This special night market will feature local Makers and businesses showcasing their...
The City of Winter Park will soon provide access to the Supplemental Nutrition Access Program (SNAP) at their Winter Park Farmer's Market. Beginning Saturday, February 4, SNAP participants will be allowed to use their SNAP/EBT cards to purchase tokens at...
Convenience stores aren’t supposed to carry locally grown, organic kale and free-range chicken. But The Farmacy, which recently opened in the North Quarter Market in Downtown Orlando, isn’t a typical quick-stop shop. Uncured hot dogs, local eggs from Lake Meadow Naturals in...
UPDATE: The City Council meeting for Monday, January 9 has been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 11.    According to paperwork filed with the City of Orlando, Orlando Unity, a subsidiary entity of Mission Development Enterprises, is applying for a Temporary Use...
EDIT: The opening was pushed back to Monday, November 21 due to permitting issues. Both the Credo and Pop Parlour parts of the shop will be open between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m., with Farmacy stocking their produce shelves later...
Wild Tasty Food (Facebook ) is a farmer-owned, local food market that has opened in the Milk District at 2925 East South Street . Wild Tasty Food (WTF) specializes in farmfresh and locally-sourced items, as well as some specialty items from...