The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra has just announced that it was awarded $10,000,000 in funding for The Plaza Live concert and event venue in the Milk District. The Orange County Board of Commissioners voted to...
Mad Cow Theatre (Website) will host a production of The Last Five Years (Las Ultimas Cinco Anos), a Spanish-language musical, May 2-4 at their downtown venue. The off-Broadway production will be performed entirely...
Orlando-based singer/songwriter and producer, Kat Albanese (Kit), has just released her debut single "Where Does The Time Go." The self-directed music video for her new poppy single was shot at various Orlando and Orlando-adjacent...
The long awaited Colonial Drive Pedestrian Bridge is finally finished and open to the public. We first wrote about the project HERE in 2014 when Matt Broffman was still covering the news for...
UPDATE - THE TALK WILL NOW RUN FROM 6-7:14 P.M. The Winter Park Institute (Website) will conclude their 11th season with a talk by conservation scientist, Dr. M. Sanjayan (Sanjayan Muttulingam), on April 11...
EDIT: Jeff Stelter is also a partner in this project. The team behind hit arcade bar Joysticks (Website) have announced that they will be opening a new Halloween-themed speakeasy venue just up...
Professional dumpster diver, sustainability advocate, and self-described "dude making a difference," Rob Greenfield (Website), has kicked-off 2019 with a really strict resolution. Greenfield has made a name for himself for his efforts to call attention to wasteful food policies. His 50K+...
Local man about town, Jon Busdeker, has launched a new video series that looks at Central Florida's food scene called Hungry Florida Man. The first stop was Black Rooster Taqueria (Website), located at 1323 N. Mills Avenue , which you can...
Rollins College Environmental Studies professor, Leslie Poole, was featured in a documentary about the Everglades on Tuesday, January 15 on PBS. The Swamp (Website) looks at historic efforts by Man to tame and shape the Florida Everglades, starting in the 19th...
The City of Orlando was selected as a winner of the American Cities Climate Challenge (Website) to create a cleaner, stronger, and more resilient city in the face of climate change. Bloomberg Philanthropy is giving the City a $2.5 million grant...
The Travel Channel's The Zimmern List will air a special Orlando-centric episode on Saturday, February 2 at 10 a.m. The embattled host, Andrew Zimmern, ate crow across The City Beautiful this past September in an apology tour following some contentious Tweets about...
A joint effort by Schoolyard Films, the Cambrian Foundation, will bring the Central Florida premiere of Clear Water, Clean Water, to East End Market next week. The film looks at the labyrinth that is Florida's aquifer and features hands-on conservation efforts that...
Orlando Brewing (Facebook | Website), the City Beautiful's flagship beer maker, is celebrating the holidays with a giant video thank you to its patrons. The song "Darn Good Beer" is performed by actual Orlando Brewing bartender Alissa Alyssa Harrison. Located in a warehouse at 1301...
Queen of Bounce, Big Freedia, will be performing at the Abbey in South Eola on Friday, February 8 at 9 p.m. Big Freedia (Freddie Ross), is known for pushing the Bounce genre since the early 90s, which is a subset...
UPDATE: The Orlando concert has been rescheduled for March 18, 2018   Sir Elton John was to take the stage at Orlando's Amway Center last night, Tuesday, November 27, but canceled his performance due to poor health. A reported ear infection forced...
PROMO: Some great bands and killer comedians take the stage behind Broken Strings Brewery on Sunday, November 11, at the upcoming 11Eleven Fest (Website). The night will feature acts by 11 bands like Pathos Pathos, Wolf-Face, Starbenders, Ian Sweet, and...
Bullitt Bar is hosting a Freestyle Motocross Block Party on November 3 The event will feature demonstrations and tricks by professional backflip riders TJ Tiffany and Josh Hedford in the middle of Pine Street along with DJ sets and a...
SPONSORED: Craft cocktail competition meets history class once again in the latest edition of this local Drunk History lesson, hosted by the Orange County Regional History Center. Local craft bars compete for bragging rights by creating tasty libations inspired by local history....
"I heard Orlando RV on Fairbanks is moving to Casselberry. The lot next to Holler Honda in Winter Park." - bungalower reader Orlando RV (Website), located at 860 W. Fairbanks Avenue in Winter Park, is indeed moving to Casselberry. RV...
East End Market owner, John Rife, installed arguably the first (legal and registered) rooftop beehive in the City of Orlando on Friday, September 21, and our editor was there to film it. The hive is a first for the food hub/hall...
A new documentary by National Geographic and Bloomberg Philanthropies entitled, Paris to Pittsburgh will feature Orlando and local sustainability leaders leading the fight against climate change. Paris to Pittsburgh (Facebook) chronicles the national debate of the nation's energy future, the...
Orlando Shakes is producing Lin-Manuel Miranda's In the Heights, running from September 5 to October 7 in their Loch Haven Park venue. In the Heights tells the story of a vibrant community in New York’s Washington Heights neighborhood, "where the coffee from the...
The Dorothy Lumley Melrose Center in the Downtown Library will host their first-ever Melrose Film Festival on Saturday, September 15. The day-long event kicks off at 10 a.m. with a showcase of 48 films that have been curated from 2,800...
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...
PROMO: The annual Taste! Central Florida event is returning to the Orlando World Center Marriott on September 8, 2018, serving food from top regional restaurants and raising funds for Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida and Coalition for the...