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

Choose a monthly or annual donation. Once you’ve contributed more than $20 that 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% off items over $10.

BALDWIN PARK

🍺Tactical Brewing (Instagram) – 10% off tab, any day of the week.

COLLEGE PARK

  • πŸ›οΈ Fairvilla (Website) – $5 off a $25 purchase at all locations.
  • 🌭 New Moon Market (Website) – 15% off your purchase.
  • πŸ›οΈ Orlando Vintage (Website) – Free Coffee on Friday with a selection of Italian coffees (cappuccino, macchiato, or espresso by Illy Premium Coffee), 15 percent off all vintage clothing, and free extra day of rental on costumes (4 days instead of 3). Offers subject to change, monthly.
  • πŸ’ͺ Pure Green Juice Bar & Smoothies (Website) – 20% off purchase.
  • 🌭🍺 Tin & Taco (Instagram) – Buy 2 tacos, get 1 free at all Tin & Taco locations.

DOWNTOWN

  • 🌭🍷 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).
  • πŸ‘―β€β™€οΈ Mad Cow Theatre (Website) – $15 off adult premium seats. Does not apply to already discounted tickets. Use PROMO Code β€œMCTBUDDY” in online purchase.
  • 🌭🍺 Neon Beach (Instagram) – Free Frozen Boozy Dole Whip shot with purchase.
  • 🌭🍺 Tin & Taco (Instagram) – Buy 2 tacos, get 1 free at all Tin & Taco locations.

HOURGLASS DISTRICT

  • 🌭 Le Ky Patisserie (Instagram) – 15% off orders over $20, including custom cake orders.
  • 🍺 Roque Pub (Website) – 15% off your purchase.

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% off entire purchase – excluding Victoria Sturup and Must Deco brands.
  • πŸ›οΈ Echoes of Retro (Website) – 15% discount on your purchase – consignment merchandise not included.
  • πŸ€— Epic Paddle Adventures (Website) – $25 board rental for keyholders (regularly $33) for 4-hour paddle board rental on Lake Ivanhoe. Mention your keychain on the phone when making your reservation and bring it with you when you arrive to prove you’re not a fibber. Walk-ups allowed but you still must have your keychain.
  • 🌭 The Hammered Lamb (Website) – 15% off your purchase.
  • 🍺 Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company (Website) – Half-off your first pint of beer.
  • πŸ€— Leslie Colleen Salon (Facebook) – 20% off first visit.
  • πŸ›οΈ Maffrey’s (Website) – 17% 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.
  • 🍺🍷 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€— Orlando Shakes (Website) – $10 off A-Level tickets for any Signature Series production in upcoming season with the code “BUNGALOWER.”
  • πŸ›οΈ Paper Goat Post (Website) – 10% off all greeting cards.

MILLS 50

  • 🌭 Black Bean Deli (Website) – 15% off your order.
  • 🌭 Black Rooster Taqueria (Website) – 15% off lunch.
  • πŸ’ͺ Boutiq Medical Clinic (Website) – New patient Botox special $9 per unit (regular $13/unit)
  • 🌭 Chi-Kin (Website) – 15% off your purchase – cannot be combined with other offers.
  • πŸ›οΈ City Oasis (Facebook) – 10% off your purchase.
  • 🍺 Conrad’s Shanty (Facebook) – Unlimited Happy Hour! Unlock special prices all day every day.
  • πŸŒ­β˜•οΈ Framework Craft Coffee Bar (Instagram) – Free nitro cold brew or hot coffee with purchase of any pastry.
  • 🍺 Lil’ Indies (Instagram) – 15% off with your keychain.
  • Matcha House Tea and Creamery (Website) – 15% off your purchase- cannot be combined with other offers.
  • Java J’s Coffeehouse (Website) – $1 off 12 oz or $2 off 18 oz of Java J’s Nitro Cold Brew, which comes in six flavors.
  • Poke-Hana (Website) – 15% off your purchase- cannot be combined with other offers.
  • πŸ›οΈ Spiral Circle Bookstore and More (Website) – 10% off purchases over $25.
  • Ten 10 Brewing is no longer participating.

MILK DISTRICT

  • 🌭 A La Cart (Website) – BOGO draft or non-alcoholic beverages for Buddies during weekday lunches. (Monday – Friday 12 – 5 pm).
  • 🌭 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*). 
  • 🌭 Pizzeria Del Dio (Website) – Offer #1: Free garlic knots with any order of $22 or more for take-out or dine-in service. Offer #2: BOGO beer or wine with any two dinner entrees for dine-in service only. Buddies must show this offer on their cellphone to redeem along with their keychain.
  • 🌭 Pom Pom’s Sandwicheria and Teahouse (Website) – $2 off any combo meal.
  • 🌭 Se7en Bites (Website) – Free special “mystery” cookie with any purchase – UPDATE: Now limited to one visit a month – because some of y’all really love free cookies.
  • 🌭 Smoke and Donuts (Website) – Free glazed donut with purchase of weekday lunch special. Valid Monday-Friday from 12-3pm at A La Cart location.

SODO

  • 🍺 The Aardvark (Website) – $1 off drafts, any time, any day.
  • πŸ’ͺClub Pilates (Website) – First class free for Keyholders.
  • 🌭 Hungry Pants (Website) – 15% off discount.
  • 🍺 Rockpit Brewing (Website) – Get a BOGO beer on any 9oz, 12oz, or 16oz pour.
  • 🍷 Swirlery Wine Bar (Website) – Buy One Get One half-off on wine and draft beer sold by-the-glass and/or 10 percent retail to-go purchases.
  • 🌭🍺 Tin & Taco (Instagram) – Buy 2 tacos, get 1 free at all Tin & Taco locations.

THORNTON PARK

  • 🍺 Aku Aku Tiki Bar (Website) – 20 percent off non-discounted items.
  • πŸ’ͺ Be Well Holistic Care (Website) – $10 off your first visit.
  • 🌭🍺 Mason Jar Provisions (Website) – 10 percent off your bill.
  • 🍺 Persimmon Hollow Brewing (Website) – Half off first beer for Keyholders.
  • 🍺 Stardust Lounge (Website) – 20 percent off non-discounted items.

WINTER PARK

  • 🍺 🌭 The Axe Trap / Remedy (Website) BOGO select Buddy Draft beer and $10 pub burger any day of the week, 4 pm-close.
  • 🌭 Black Bean Deli (Website) – 15% off your order.
  • 🌭 Ethos Vegan Kitchen (Website) – One free cookie for all Keyholders.
  • πŸ›οΈ Expressions Gift Co (Website) – FREE delivery/shipping by using the FREE2SHIP code.
  • β˜•οΈ Foresters Espresso Bar (Instagram) – 25% off any espresso drink.
  • 🌭 Jimmy Hula’s (Website) – Free mojo fries with entree purchase.
  • 🍺 🌭 The Ravenous Pig (Website) Happy hour all day, every day with keychain and happy hour pub burger pricing all day. Pub seating area only.
  • 🌭 Swine and Sons (Website) – 10% 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.
  • 🍷 Tabla Indian Restaurant (Website) 15% OFF food purchase (valid at both locations). Offer applies to hospitality staff as well.
  • 🌭🍺 Tin & Taco (Instagram) – Buy 2 tacos, get 1 free at all Tin & Taco locations.

OUT OF BOUNDS

  • 🌭 American Social – Orlando (Website) – $5 off a purchase of $25 and $10 off a purchase of $50 or more.
  • Art and History Museums – Maitland (Website) – BOGO regular museum admission.
  • 🍷 Cafe Tu Tu Tango (Website) – Either a glass of signature sangria OR any one item from the menu.
  • 🌭 Moge Tee (Instagram) – Buy one get one 50% off; limit one deal per visit.
  • πŸ€— Rockstar Axe Throwing (Website) – 10% discount on axe-throwing sessions.
  • Rosen Hotels (Website) – Get a free “I Love Rosen” card which gives you discounts at all the properties, including 25 percent off on luxury guestrooms, spa treatments, 18 holes of golf, and more.
  • 🍷 Wine Bar George (Website) – BOGO wine with any food purchase, value of wine up to $9. One glass per visit.

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