UCF Homecoming Spirit Splash 2014 on October 24th

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UCF’s Spirit Splash is the ultimate college football pep-rally finishing off the University of Central Florida’s homecoming week the day before the homecoming parade and football game. It is a tradition dating back to the mid-1990′s when a few students … Continue reading

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2014 Altamonte Art, Craft, and Wine Festival at Uptown Altamonte on November 15th and 16th

The Altamonte Art, Craft, and Wine Festival will take place at Uptown Altamonte in the city of Altamonte Springs, Florida on Saturday, November 15th, 2014 and Sunday, November 16th, 2014. Altamonte Art, Craft, and Wine Festival At the Altamonte Art, … Continue reading

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Best Halloween Pumpkin Patch in Orlando is at St John Lutheran Church in Winter Park

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When looking to get the best or most unique pumpkin to celebrate Halloween, or more importantly, get the best Halloween photographs to put in your scrapbook, the best spot for pictures and pumpkin selection is the Pumpkin Patch at St … Continue reading

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Best Halloween Events for Adults in Orlando for 2014 featuring Downtown Orlando at Church Street and Wall Street Plaza

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If there was ever a time that you wanted to do something different in Orlando and check out Downtown Orlando, the weekend parties in downtown Orlando that feature costume contests is it. For 2014, that night is Halloween night, October … Continue reading

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2014 Taste of Maitland at Lake Lily Park on October 20th

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Some of the best restaurants in Maitland will be at Lake Lily Park on the night of Monday, October 20th, 2014 from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm for the annual Taste of Maitland event. Taste of Maitland Admission Advanced tickets to … Continue reading

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2014 Ocoee Haunted House and Haunted Walk with Hayrides and Halloween Games

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If you are looking for a great traditional haunted house to walk through during the Halloween weekend, take a ride over to Ocoee for their 7th annual haunted house (see video below). Ocoee Haunted House Over 2,000 guests visit the haunted … Continue reading

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Trick or Treating at Orlando Malls for Halloween in 2014 for a Safe Halloween

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Halloween is one of children’s favorite holidays to dress up and get candy with trick or treating and one of the most popular places to go trick or treating is at the mall. Fortunately, Orlando has several indoor and outdoor … Continue reading

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Best Halloween Events for Kids in Orlando for 2014 featuring Uptown Altamonte in Altamonte Springs, Disney World, and SeaWorld

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Halloween officially kicks off the holiday season in Orlando when the fall season finally comes around and we great a break in the weather from the high 90′s during the summer down to the mid 70′s and 80′s that makes … Continue reading

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Halloween in Orlando for 2014

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Halloween is almost a two month celebration in Orlando and is a week-long celebration as Halloween Night approaches on October 31st. Disney World and Universal Studios kick off their Halloween events in September and SeaWorld begins it’s Halloween Weekends in October. With Halloween events and parties … Continue reading

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2014 and 2015 Orlando Repertory Childrens Theatre Season Schedule and Preview

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The Orlando Repertory Theatre is the main children’s theater in the city of Orlando that partners with the University of Central Florida (UCF) to put on professional theatrical performances to popular children’s stories. As would be expected in a city … Continue reading

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Orlando Shakespeare Theater 2014 and 2015 Season Schedule and Preview

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Celebrating their 26th year, the Orlando Shakespeare Theater officially kicks off their 2014 and 2015 season with their annual Season Opening Gala on Sunday, September 7, 2014 at 5 pm at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center in Loch Haven Park. In … Continue reading

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SeaWorld Orlando Halloween Spooktacular Trick-or-Treating every weekend in the month of October

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SeaWorld is the only major theme park in Orlando that has a trick-or-treating event for children as part of their general admission price during daytime hours on the weekends in the month of October. With Halloween character greetings, kid parties, trick-or-treating, … Continue reading

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2014 Wings and Waves Daytona Beach Air Show Event Featuring the Air Force Thunderbirds

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The annual Wings and Waves Air Show that features the United States Air Force Thunderbirds will take place at Daytona Beach on Saturday and Sunday, October 11th and 12th, 2014 beginning at 11:30am on both days. Wings and Waves About a 45 … Continue reading

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2014 U Can Finish 5 Miler and 2 Mile Race at UCF on October 19th

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So the running joke when I attended the University of Central Florida in the late 1990′s was that UCF stood for both “Under Construction Forever” or “U Can’t Finish”. Under Construction Forever The first slight of “Under Construction Forever” was … Continue reading

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