Tag Archives: loch haven park

2015 Lady Track Shack 5k at Loch Haven Park on January 30th

© Track Shack

The Lady Track Shack 5k is an annual 5k race that celebrates women’s health and fitness and takes runners around Loch Haven Park (previously held at Mead Garden). The race takes place on Saturday, January 30th, 2016, at 7:30 am. Lady … Continue reading

Posted in Recreation | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

2016 Otronicon Video Game and Simulation Conference at the Orlando Science Center on January 15th-18th

otronicon-orlando-science-center

Otronicon is Orlando’s biggest interactive technology and video gaming conference and event that takes place each January at the Orlando Science Center. With Orlando having one of the largest simulation industries in the world and being home to one of … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Orlando Shakespeare Theater 2015 and 2016 Season Schedule and Preview

shakes-2015-thumb

Celebrating their 27th year, the Orlando Shakespeare Theater officially kicks off their 2015 and 2016 season with their annual Season Opening Gala on Sunday, September 20th, 2015 at 5 pm at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center in Loch Haven Park. … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

2015 and 2016 Orlando Repertory Childrens Theatre Season Schedule and Preview

The Borrowers (Orlando Rep)

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

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

2015 Celebration of Running 5k at the Orlando Science Center on August 15th

© Track Shack (Youtube)

Track Shack’s 2015 and 2016 Running Series kicks off on Saturday, August 15th, 2015 with the Celebration of Running 5k at the Orlando Science Center. Celebration of Running 5k The Celebration of Running is sponsored by Florida Hospital and is one … Continue reading

Posted in Recreation | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

2015 Orlando Fringe Festival at Loch Haven Park is May 13th through May 25th

orlando-fringe-thumbnail

The Orlando International Fringe Festival takes place at Loch Haven Park beginning Wednesday, May 13th, 2015 and continues through Memorial Day Weekend until Monday, May 25th, 2015. Orlando International Fringe Festival According to the dictionary, the word Fringe is defined as: unofficial; … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off

Festival of Trees 2014 in November Kicks off the Christmas Season in Orlando

© Orlando Museum of Art

Sometime between 672-754 AD,  Christian lore states that St Boniface of Germany cut down a tree of Thor in order to disprove the legitimacy of the Norse gods to the local German tribe of the time. Spotting a fir tree … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

Orlando Science Center Admission is only $5 on August 26th, 2012 for Walmart Foundation Day

© Orlando Science Center

The admission to the Orlando Science Center on Sunday, August 26th, 2012 is $5 for all visitors. The admission price is part of a promotion the science center is having with the Walmart foundation to get awareness about the science … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Orlando Science Center Museum Travel Guide and Review

orlando-science-center_thumb

In a world where technology is changing and transforming by the day and Orlando’s world class theme parks are in constant reinvention mode, Orlando Local Guide looks to find where a Science Museum fits into the fabric within the city … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

KaBoom Science Live Show at the Orlando Science Center Review

© Orlando Local Guide

In the 1980’s, Nickelodeon had a popular show by the name of Mr. Wizard’s World that showcased Don Herbert, Mr Wizard, doing science experiments with children where there was usually at least one experiment that involved some type of pyrotechnics. … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off

Dr Phillips CineDome at the Orlando Science Center is the Best Orlando Attraction outside of a Theme Park

© Orlando Science Center

If you are looking for the best Orlando individual attraction to experience after you have completed all of the best rides and shows at Orlando’s theme parks, the best individual attraction outside of the theme parks is the Dr Phillips … Continue reading

Posted in Attractions | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off