Orlando City Soccer president Phil Rawlins is meeting with Major League Soccer officials and team owners today to discuss Orlando's bid to enter the MLS. The meeting this evening in Kansas City is part of MLS's annual All-Star game...
I usually don't  post about events so far in advance but I couldn't resist this one especially on a throwback Thursday. Starting in October a group of residents will be getting together to play shuffleboard. They will play at the...
Photo source: City of Orlando Twitter UPDATE August 9, 2013 6:00 pm: The Tourist Development Council approved the plan 8-0. The next step is for the plan to go to both city and county commissioners for a vote. The City and...
The Orlando Magic have an agreement to pay the city about $12.7 million for property to build a new entertainment complex. The Orlando Sentinel obtained records that spell out the deal which the City of Orlando says is still being...
The Dueling Dragons of Orlando Dragon Boat Racing Team earned a gold medal at the GWN Dragon Boat Challenge Festival in Toronto Canada this past weekend. The team is made of up at-risk teens from Parramore Kidz Zone and the Orlando Parks...
The city has been purchasing land for the soccer stadium however they have only been able to purchase a little more than 70% of the land needed for the stadium so far. The stadium will be located north of Church St,...
The dates for the City of Orlando and Orange County to vote on the funding agreement for a new soccer stadium has been set. The City votes on Monday, October 7th and the County on Tuesday, October 22nd. The final...
At the Orlando City Council meeting today the City Commissioners unanimously approved a plan to provide funding for a new soccer stadium in Downtown Orlando and provide additional funding for the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center. The $94.5 million plan...
Guest Column by Phil Rawlins, president and part-owner of Orlando City Soccer Club. Bungalower readers, Last week’s unanimous (7-0) vote by the City of Orlando Commissioners in favor of providing funding for a downtown, multipurpose soccer stadium is one of the...
At the Orange County Board of County Commissioners meeting today the County Commissioners approved a plan to provide funding for a new soccer stadium in Downtown Orlando and provide additional funding for the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center. Commissioners Ted...
The Orlando City Lions will play their next season at Disney's ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. While Orlando City Soccer will be building a new stadium it won't be ready in time for this season. Last season they played...
The Orlando City Soccer is holding a public announcement next Tuesday evening at Cheyenne Saloon. According to a press release from Orlando City Soccer, "the announcement on the 19th will be a landmark day for the City of Orlando and the...
We've been covering Orlando City Soccer's move to become an MLS team. The team owners along with MLS Commissioner Don Garber announced that the Lions will be MLS' latest expansion team making them the 21st MLS team. The announcement took place...
It turns out that the interest in investing in the Orlando City Soccer club came not just from the Orlando and the soccer communities, but also from some celebrities. At this morning's Urban Thought, Orlando City Soccer President Phil Rawlins...
Demolition of the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium will begin at the end of January following Monster Jam. Pre-construction work is already underway on the new Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium. The Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium reconstruction will cost just under $200 million...
At a City Council workshop yesterday Orlando Venues Director Allen Johnson let the City Council know that the Historic Tinker Field would need to be relocated due to the Citrus Bowl reconstruction. The Citrus Bowl footprint will be growing and...
We've been telling you about the upcoming demolition of the Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium to make way for the stadium's reconstruction and that demolition begins today. Most of the citrus bowl will be demolished with the exception of the 300...
Two weeks ago we told you about the plan to demolish and rebuild Tinker Field. The plan was first mentioned at a City Council workshop that day and appeared to be a done deal. At yesterday's City Council meeting Mayor...
At yesterday's City Council meeting Commissioner Patty Sheehan criticized the Mayors office and the City for not being transparent in both the See Art Orlando project and the decision to demolish Tinker Field. Sheehan who represents District 4 which includes...
Next year will be the inaugural MLS season for Orlando City Soccer. Originally, the team wanted to play at least part of the season in their new stadium, but now it looks like the entire season will be played at...
Update May 13: Click here to see the new logo. UPDATED May 12, 2014 4:40 p.m. to reflect that the temporary permit passed City Council and add additional information on the artists and the Snap! Space exhibit. Orlando City Soccer will...
In anticipation of their first MLS season, Orlando City Soccer unveiled a new logo today. According to the press release the logo "maintains a representation of Orlando City’s identity, while also incorporating prominent Floridian aspects, featuring the sun, the color...
Orlando City Soccer unveiled the design for the new Major League Soccer Stadium that is being built downtown. The new stadium will be located along Church Street and Terry Ave . The details on the new stadium include: 19,500 approximate capacity Full 360-degree...
The City of Orlando has moved the site for the soccer stadium slightly west of the previously planned location. The stadium design we shared back in June remains unchanged. The City had been attempting to acquire land from the Faith Deliverance Temple...
We've been telling you about the new soccer stadium that is going to be built for the Orlando City Soccer club. Today, the community is invited to participate in the groundbreaking. The groundbreaking event will start at Church Street station at...