2014 Global Peace Film Festival September 16th-21st in Orlando

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The 2014 Global Peace Film Festival will take place around several venues in Orlando and Winter Park September 16th through September 21, 2014 to utilize film and media to help promote world peace. Global Peace Film Festival The Global Peace … Continue reading

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Concerns with “Teaching to the Test” in Orlando

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I attended a meeting at our elementary school this week that provided explanations of the state-mandated tests mentioned in this article on the Washington Post detailing the lament of a Florida school teacher with the amount of testing going on … Continue reading

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Review: Disney on Ice “Frozen” Brings Disney’s new Animated Classic to Life

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Feld Entertainment’s Disney on Ice recently unveiled their new ice skating spectacular based on the new animated Disney classic “Frozen”, sharing the same name, and it is the best Disney on Ice show that I have seen. To take it … Continue reading

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2014 Dance, Dream, and Inspire Local Celebrity Dance Competition on September 13th

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The third annual Dance, Dream & Inspire will be held at the Hard Rock Live on Saturday, September 13th at 6:30pm with a VIP party and silent auction. At 8pm, the ballroom dancing competition begins with several local leaders and … Continue reading

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Barktoberfest Dog Adoption Event at Lake Eola on Saturday, September 27th, 2014 in Downtown Orlando

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One of the best parts of living in Orlando is the ability to take your dog down to Lake Eola in downtown Orlando when the fall weather starts to get a little cooler and you can comfortably take a walk around … Continue reading

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2014 Epcot Food and Wine Festival is Orlando’s Best Annual Food Event

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The Epcot International Food and Wine Festival is Disney World’s annual culinary event that provides sample size portions of cuisines, wine, and beer from close to 30 different countries around the World Showcase Lagoon in Epcot and is the city of … Continue reading

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2014 Downtown Concert Series in Orlando Featuring Peter Frampton on October 4th

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Peter Frampton will be putting on a free outdoor concert in Downtown Orlando on Saturday, October 4th, 2014 with festivities kicking off around 4 PM for WMMO’s Downtown Concert Series. The free concert will happen at a new location, at … Continue reading

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Labor Day Weekend Events in Orlando 2014 Featuring the NKF Surf Festival in Cocoa Beach

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Labor Day Weekend in Orlando consists of two big events to enjoy that includes family reunions and surfing competitions. Tom Joyner Family Reunion The Tom Joyner Family Reunion is held each year at the Gaylord Palms, a reunion event for … Continue reading

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Planning a SeaWorld Parks Multi-Day Vacation including Discovery Cove and Aquatica

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When thinking about multi-day resort theme park vacations in Orlando, Disney World and Universal Orlando may be the first parks that come to mind when planning a vacation but SeaWorld offers an enticing experience as well with the original SeaWorld … Continue reading

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Marriott Residence Inn at SeaWorld

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The Marriott Residence Inn at SeaWorld is SeaWorld Parks version of a moderate resort that offers plenty of benefits when SeaWorld’s attractions are a part of your vacation itinerary. From a zero-entry pool on property, free breakfast in the morning, … Continue reading

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Night of Joy 2014 at the Magic Kingdom featuring MercyMe, Skillet, Chris Tomlin, Matthew West, Britt Nicole, and more

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Night of Joy is an annual event held at the Magic Kingdom each year the weekend after labor day that features the top Contempory Christian bands out there today. The songs at the concerts are the songs that can be … Continue reading

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2014 CFAMily Day at the Cornell Fine Arts Museum at Rollins College in Winter Park on August 8th

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The Cornell Fine Arts Museum on the Campus of Rollins College in Winter Park will be hosting their free annual family event called CFAMily Day at the Cornell on Friday, August 8th, 2014 from 2 pm until 6 pm. CFAMily … Continue reading

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Marriott Residence Inn Orlando at SeaWorld – Wish You Were Here!

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Orlando Local Guide will be visiting the Marriott Residence Inn Orlando at SeaWorld for a little stay-cation this coming weekend as a guest for their “Wish You Were Here – Florida!” campaign. Come back and visit next week as we provide our full … Continue reading

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2014 Disney on Ice in Orlando on September 4th through September 7th presents Frozen

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Disney on Ice is returning to Orlando at the Amway Center on Thursday, September 4th through Sunday, September 7th, 2014 with their show “Frozen”. Frozen Some of the Disney characters in “Frozen” will include royal sisters Elsa and Anna, the hilarious snowman Olaf, Kristoff, … Continue reading

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