Orlando Health will be updating sections of their utility piping system in January 2019 which will release massive jets of steam and scary noises. So they're putting you on notice. The schedule for their steam-venting hullaballoo is as follows: 9-9:30...
For some, December means Hunnukah or Christmas, or Mr. Bean reruns or turkey dinners. For others, its the season of Krampus; a half-goat, half-demon creature known for punishing bad children in Central Europe. The companion of Saint Nicholas was known in regions...
By Sarah Bolandi Local photographer, John McInerney, is celebrating a year of cruising Orlando in his vintage van-turned-photo-bus, known on the streets as the VanCam (Facebook | Instagram). The mobile photo studio is a 1978 VW van has been charming 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...
Pottery Barn has a Harry Potter-themed decor line. Which we are unofficially calling the "Harry Pottery Barn" in the Bungalower offices. The collection spans from Hogwarts House-themed baggage and clothing to golden snitch lamps. You can click HERE to shop the...
The Enzian Theater will host a Cat Video Festival on Sunday, September 2. The event's program will feature a series of the best cat videos of the year, alongside some of the classics and some "unique submissions." This is a...
By Sarah Bolandi Backyard venue, The Person Cave (Facebook), has quietly made its footprint in the Colonialtown North neighborhood as a new and notable pace for local artists to showcase their talents on an intimate platform. The limited-capacity locale is tucked...
The Orlando Public Library is hosting a Fall Fiber Festival in celebration of Central Florida's fiber arts scene. The daylong festival will take place on Sunday, September 30 from 2-4 p.m. and will include demonstrations, exhibitors, hands-on activities, and a...
An Orlando resident is selling a customized three-wheeler on Facebook Marketplace, complete with rocking horse seat. The all-black mustang is selling for $200. Click HERE to see the listing for yourself and to ask for details.
"Spider-Pig, Spider-Pig, Does whatever a Spider-Pig does. Can he swing from a web? No, he can't, he's a pig, Look out, he is a Spider-Pig!" - Homer simpson A plush pig is available on Craigslist right now, for free. The Spider Pig, Plopper, was Homer Simpson's pet...
Winter Park-founded Tex-Mex chain, Tijuana Flats, will soon be offering a limited edition Cheeseburger Taco, from July 30 through September 9. The Dos Cheeseburger Tacos deal features two tacos with seasoned fries for $7.89. Each taco consists of a tortilla...
This October, Snap! Orlando will be launching an ongoing public art project with locations across Orlando called, CITY UNSEEN. This new project will feature fusions of works by internationally renowned artists and utilize augmented reality tech. Experiences will include murals...
The Peaceful Peacock (Facebook | Website) is a new yoga studio located at 2500 Curry Ford Road in the Hourglass District that offers a variety of workshops and classes for yogis of all levels of ability but on...
If you follow our Instagram, you already know that Leu Gardens has gone to the fairies. On the heels of its blockbuster exhibits with dinosaurs and LEGO bricks, comes a new exhibition featuring 15 one-of-a-kind fairy doors. The doors, created by...
The City of Winter Park has brought back their successful pool-based "Dive-In" movie series this summer, kicking it off with a screening of cult-favorite, Jaws, on Saturday, July 21. The screening is part of the Parks and Recreation Department's Family Fun program and...
Savvy, skyward looking night owls may have noticed massive flowers hanging over their heads this week in Colonialtown. The night-blooming cereus, an epiphytic cactus that grows in mature trees, has been blooming since the weekend. The special cacti are long...
A new type of event venue will be opening in Downtown Orlando this summer, one that focuses on throwing stuff. Epic Axe Throwing (Website) is a throwing range for axe-tossing enthusiasts aged 14 and up. Anyone under the age of...
Local troupe, Michelee Puppets (Facebook | Website), is attempting to set a record for the "Most Sock Puppets Assembled in One Hour" on March 25. The goal is to create at least 200 sock puppets and Michelee is asking for...
A never-been-used orange cargo bike is available to be snatched up right now on Craigslist. The orange front-loading cargo bike has a 29.5" x 29.5" x 24" basket that could easily hold your estranged husband, four-legged friend, or stacks of Se7enbites...
A Tipke pedicab is for sale on Craigslist. The rickshaw tricycle could be yours for $700. It comes with a plastic seat basin with under-seat storage and tire replacements. Click HERE to see the listing. Editor's Note: These listings tend to disappear...
Carmine Oddities Boutique (Facebook | Website) is hosting a unique workshop on Saturday, March 3 where participants can learn professional taxidermy on a small scale. The class will share how to create their own piece using "domestically raised, naturally-deceased rats."...
This cleverly outfitted 72 SF Pace Cargo Trailer comes complete with a shower, kitchen, porta potty, and a two-person dining area that folds into a bed. The additional cargo space at the rear of the trailer also features an additional tw0-person...
This custom Luke Skywalker painting was apparently commissioned by the seller's father in 1980, for his mother's birthday; which, according to the listing was a few days before the Empire Strikes Back was released. But we're guessing he was buying it...
Local spoken word host, writer, and nightlife photographer Patrick Scott Barnes (Website) has just released a self-published poetry book that juxtaposes his poetry with his photography called Three Orlando Nightspots. Barnes has pre-released free .pdf versions of his work on his website...
Art in Odd Places (Website) has returned to Orlando for a third year of its public visual and performance art festival in the streets of Downtown Orlando, from November 10-12. This year's theme is "Noise" and the event will...