Support Us – Become a Bungalower Buddy

How often are you telling your friend “I read it on Bungalower” when you’re telling people what’s going down in The City Beautiful? Our award-winning local news website stays in business because readers, like you, support us by becoming a “Bungalower Buddy.

Join today and in addition to simply supporting the efforts of our newsroom, we’ll send you loads of perks like access to private events, discounts to local businesses, and early access to limited edition swag.

Choose a one-time or monthly donation of any amount. Anything above $20 makes you a VIP Key Holder and makes you eligible for a special Bungalower Buddy key chain that unlocks our buy local program – a growing database of local businesses that will offer you special discounts just for being an awesome Bungalower supporter.

We will be mailing out new shipments each month so keep your eyes peeled on your mailbox!

CURRENT KEYHOLDER DISCOUNT LOCATIONS INCLUDE:

πŸ›οΈ – shopping, 🌭 – food, 🍺 – beer, πŸ’ͺ – health and wellness, πŸ€— – fun activity

AUDUBON PARK

  • πŸ›οΈ The Lovely Boutique (Website) – 10 percent off items over $10.

COLLEGE PARK

  • 🍷 Digress Wines (Website) – Happy Hour pricing on all by-the-glass wines.
  • πŸ›οΈ Fairvilla (Website) – $5 off a $25 purchase at all locations.
  • 🌭 New Moon Market (Website) – 15 percent off your purchase.
  • 🍺🍷 Nora’s Sugar Shack (Website) – $1 off any bottle of $9 or more, Buy a glass of $8 house wine and get your second glass for $6. $1 off all draft beers. $1 off six-packs priced $12 or more. Buy three cigars get the fourth for half-price. Buy a six-pack get two free beer glasses while supplies last.
  • πŸ’ͺ Pure Green Juice Bar & Smoothies (Website) – 20% off your entire purchase

DOWNTOWN

  • 🌭 Cholo Dogs (Website) – Free Danny DeFritos side with any ween, or multiple ween purchase.
  • 🌭 Da Kine Poke (Website) – Keyholders get $2 off any signature poke bowl. Limit of two bowls per keychain.
  • 🌭🍷 Eola Wine Company (Website) – Half off your first regular-priced glass of wine or draft beer (one per visit) or free flatbread with purchase of bottle of wine (one per visit).
  • 🍺 Market on Magnolia (Website) – Keyholders get happy hour pricing two hours earlier and an hour later than everyone else (1-8 p.m.).

HOURGLASS DISTRICT

  • 🌭 Le Ky Patisserie (Instagram) – 15% off orders over $20, including custom cake orders

IVANHOE VILLAGE

  • πŸ’ͺ All Fit Orlando (Website) – $25 off unlimited membership. One week free trial to anyone looking to try a new gym.
  • πŸ›οΈ Depalma World (Website) – 15 percent off entire purchase – excluding Victoria Sturup and Must Deco brands.
  • πŸ›οΈ Echoes of Retro (Website) – 15 percent discount on your purchase – consignment merchandise not included.
  • 🌭 The Hammered Lamb (Website) – 15 percent off your purchase.
  • 🍺 Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company (Website) – Half-off your first pint of beer.
  • πŸ€— Leslie Colleen Salon (Facebook) – 20 percent off first visit.
  • πŸ›οΈ Maffrey’s (Website) – 17 percent off any purchase of $25 or more. Trivia – 17 happens to be the number of bungalows in the area. So cute!
  • 🍷 The Matador (Website) – Unlock a secret off-menu pina colada for $8 that nobody else can get but Keyholders. You can also get $1 off a six-pack, and free bourbon bacon brittle with the purchase of a bottle of Old Fashioned cocktail.
  • 🌭 Orlando Meats (Website) – $2 off a secret dish.
  • πŸ€— Orlando Shakes (Website) – $10 off A-Level tickets for any Signature Series production in upcoming season with the code “BUNGALOWER.”
  • πŸ’ͺ Radiant Massage (Website) – 15 percent off.

MILLS 50

  • 🌭Black Rooster Taqueria (Website) – 15 percent off lunch.
  • πŸ’ͺ Boutiq Medical Clinic (Website) – $10 off Covid Antibody Testing (Regular price $79).
  • πŸ›οΈ City Oasis (Facebook) – 10 percent off your purchase.
  • 🌭 Dandelion Community Cafe (Website) – 10 percent off your purchase.
  • πŸ›οΈ Spiral Circle Bookstore and More (Website) – 10 percent off purchases over $25.
  • 🍺 Wally’s Mills Avenue Liquors (Website) – Free draft beer – don’t forget to tip!

MILK DISTRICT

  • 🌭 MX Taco’s (Website) – Free Sangria of the week shooter / or happy hour anytime ($3.50 – Mexican beer/craft beer/michelada excludes certain craft beers*). 
  • 🌭 Pom Pom’s Sandwicheria and Teahouse (Website) – Free “Light Local” lager with purchase of a sandwich/salad available at any time with presentation of your keychain. Also, $3 select craft beer pricing all day.
  • 🌭 Se7en Bites (Website) – Free special “mystery” cookie with any purchase.

SODO

  • 🌭 Hungry Pants (Website) – 15 percent off discount.
  • 🍺 Rockpit Brewing (Website) – Get a BOGO beer on any 9oz, 12oz, or 16oz pour.
  • 🍺 Roque Pub (Website) – 15 percent off your purchase.
  • 🍷 Swirlery Wine Bar (Website) – Buy One Get One half-off on wine and draft beer sold by-the-glass and/or 0 percent retail to-go purchases.

WINTER PARK

  • 🌭 Bulla Gastrobar (Website) – Complimentary red sangria or an order of churros with the purchase of any entree.
  • 🌭 Da Kine Poke (Website) – Keyholders get $2 off any signature poke bowl. Limit of two bowls per keychain.
  • 🌭 Ethos Vegan Kitchen (Website) – One free cookie for all Keyholders.
  • Jimmy Hula’s (Website) – Free mojo fries with entree purchase.
  • 🌭 The New Standard (Website) – Happy hour pricing all day, Tuesday through Thursday, for all members – 1/2 price all appetizers, $5 glasses of wine, $5 sangria (traditional red or white peach), $5 drafts, $5 premium spirits.
  • 🌭 Swine and Sons (Website) – 10 percent off the famous hot chicken, Smashburgers, sandwiches, and desserts. discount does not apply to beer, wine, or catering orders. Order must be placed in-store to validate keychain.
  • 🍺 Something’s Brewing – Winter Park (Website) – Free cupcake or pretzel with beer purchase.

OUT OF BOUNDS

  • 🍷 American Social Bar – Orlando (Website) – $5 off a purchase of $25 and $10 off a purchase of $50 or more.
  • 🍷 Cafe Tu Tu Tango (Website) – Either a glass of signature sangria OR any one item from the menu.
  • πŸ€— Rockstar Axe Throwing (Website) – 10 percent discount on axe-throwing sessions.
  • 🍷 Wine Bar George (Website) – BOGO wine with any food purchase, value of wine up to $9. One glass per visit.

Thanks for your support and thank you for choosing us as your hyper-local news service!

IF YOU WANT TO GET MORE THAN ONE KEY, YOU’LL NEED TO DO A DONATION PER PERSON, NOT A LARGER SINGLE-TIME DONATION. WE WILL GIVE ONE KEYCHAIN PER DONATION.

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