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2015 UCF Symphony Under the Stars on April 16th Featuring the UCF Orchestra

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One of UCF’s best kept secrets is also one of the city of Orlando’s best kept secrets. The UCF Orchestra presents Symphony Under the Stars at the heart of the UCF campus at the Reflection Pond on Thursday, April 16th, … Continue reading

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2015 Celebration Exotic Car Festival on April 11th is the Ultimate Car Show of Luxury Automobiles

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The Celebration Exotic Car Festival will take place beginning on Thursday, April 9th, 2015 and continue through Sunday, April 12th, 2015 with the main showcase event of the automobiles taking place on the Saturday of the event, April 11th, 2015. The car … Continue reading

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2015 Best Fest West Orlando Food Event in Veranda Park on April 2nd

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The West Orange County Chamber of Commerce will be hosting their annual Best Fest Food and Wine event at Veranda Park in Metrowest on Thursday, April 2nd, 2015 from 5 PM until 8:30 PM in Veranda Park. Best Fest Restaurants List The … Continue reading

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2015 Seminole County Fair in Sanford and Lake Mary Brings the Carnival on March 27th through April 5th

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The Seminole County Fair is Seminole County’s premier carnival that comes to the Seminole Towne Center Mall area each spring towards the end of March.  In years past, the Seminole County Fair was held in the parking lot of the mall … Continue reading

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2015 Orlando Spring Break at Universal Studios Florida, Islands of Adventure, and Citywalk

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Not traditionally thought of as a spring break spot, Orlando has been making major inroads as a major spring break destination over the last few years with new attractions like the Wizard World of Harry Potter at Universal’s Islands of … Continue reading

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2015 Spending Spring Break in Orlando at Cocoa Beach

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Orbitz.com listed Orlando as the #1 destination in 2012 for Spring Break. Whereas a lot of visitors will be visiting Orlando this year to visit Islands of Adventure at Universal Studios to drink butter beer and to experience the original … Continue reading

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Top 10 Orlando Magic Home Games for the 2014 / 2015 Season

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The biggest home game for the Orlando Magic for the 2014/2015 season has to be the day after Christmas when Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers visit the Amway Center in Orlando. Cleveland also returns to Orlando in March 2015 … Continue reading

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2014 Nautique Wake Games Wakeboarding and Wakeskate Event in Orlando on April 24th – 27th

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By many wakeboarding professionals at the top of their game, Orlando is known as one of the wakeboarding capitals of the world. On any given day, some of the best wakeboarders and wakeskaters in the world are training on the … Continue reading

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2014 Great American Pie Festival and Buffet in Celebration on April 26th and April 27th

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The Great American Pie Festival, the official annual pie competition of the American Pie Council, returns to Celebration, Florida for the 13th year on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 11 am-7 pm and Sunday, April 27th, 2014 from 12 pm to 5 … Continue reading

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2015 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Featuring Disney’s Topiary Displays March 4th through May 27th

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Topiary Displays and Disney World have always gone hand in hand as Walt Disney, the person, got the idea of creating Disney character inspired topiary displays by seeing traditional topiary gardens in Europe. In 1963, Disney asked his landscaping team to create the now famous … Continue reading

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Orlando Art Festivals

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Orlando features a large number of art festivals throughout the year. Many are based on visual arts, including painting and ceramics. Some of them include performing and culinary arts. Nearly all of them include art displays, live music, food, and … Continue reading

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2013 Easter Brunch Buffets on International Drive in Orlando featuring the Rosen Hotels, the Peabody, the Hilton, the Castle, and the Westin

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On Easter Sunday, the big hotels on International Drive bring out their best buffets that are served throughout the day with some of the locations having other Easter activities as well. This is our guide to Easter Brunches on International … Continue reading

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2013 Taste in Mount Dora on April 28th

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Some of the tastiest restaurants and caterers in Lake County unite for the 11th Annual Taste in Mount Dora on Sunday, April 28th, 2013 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM.  Guest will be able to enjoy an array of Italian, Cuban, Thai … Continue reading

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Casselberry Movies in the Park Family Movie Night at Lake Concord on the First Friday of Each Month

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Casselberry is starting up a new family movie night at Lake Concord on the first Friday of every month (with the exception of December) starting out with Disney’s Spooky Buddies on October 5th, 2012 with most movies starting at 7pm … Continue reading

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Orlando Guide to attending an Orlando City Soccer Club Game at the Citrus Bowl

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I was able to recently attend an Orlando City Soccer Club game at the Citrus Bowl that is the city of Orlando’s professional Soccer Team that plays in the United Soccer Leagues (USL). After attending the game, I am ready … Continue reading

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Best Easter Brunch Restaurants at Winter Park Village in Orlando featuring the Cheesecake Factory

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When choosing a brunch spot in Orlando after our Easter Church service in 2012, we visited Winter Park Village in the city of Winter Park to see which restaurants were open for lunch. The answer was a majority of them. … Continue reading

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Coconuts on the Beach at Cocoa Beach is the Best Beach Bar for College Spring Break and UCF Students in Orlando

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Coconuts on the Beach in Downtown Cocoa Beach is the best known beach bar for UCF students that attracts the college party crowd just about every weekend during the spring and summer seasons, especially during spring break. Live music and … Continue reading

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