Tag Archives: winter park

2015 Best Restaurants and Pubs to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day around Orlando including Winter Park and Conway

On St Patrick’s Day, it’s all about the luck of the Irish, Corn Beef and Cabbage, and Guinness Irish Beer. We’ve already covered the best spots to celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Downtown Orlando, Winter Garden, and the theme parks. … Continue reading

Posted in Restaurants | Tagged , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2015 Best Restaurants and Pubs to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day around Orlando including Winter Park and Conway

2015 Orlando Philharmonic Central Park Spring Pops Concert in Winter Park on March 15th

Each year during the springtime on the Sunday that daylight savings time begins, the Orlando Philharmonic puts on a free concert at the Central Park Amphitheater in Winter Park that they call the Spring Pops Concert. The 2015 event will … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , |Comments Off on 2015 Orlando Philharmonic Central Park Spring Pops Concert in Winter Park on March 15th

2015 Winter Park St Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday, March 8th

Saint Patrick is one of the most recognized Saints to have ever lived being born in Roman Britain in the 4th century and having lived from 387–461 AD. Saint Patrick is best known for spreading the Gospel to Ireland and … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2015 Winter Park St Patrick’s Day Parade on Sunday, March 8th

Revisiting the Super Bowl Budweiser Hometown Hero’s Parade in Winter Park

On January 8th, 2014, the city of Winter Park, along with Budweiser, held a special surprise ticker tape parade to welcome home Winter Park resident Lt. Chuck Nadd for a hero’s welcome from his most recent tour of duty in the … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , |Comments Off on Revisiting the Super Bowl Budweiser Hometown Hero’s Parade in Winter Park

2016 Chowder Fest Food and Beer Event at the Winter Park Civic Center on February 28th

What do you get when you mix in some of the best restaurants in Winter Park and the surrounding Orlando area with a unique spin and presentation of chowder? It must be time again for the Chowder Fest at the … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , |Comments Off on 2016 Chowder Fest Food and Beer Event at the Winter Park Civic Center on February 28th

2014 Winter Park Harvest Festival Supplies Orlando with Locally Grown Vegetables for Thanksgiving Dinner

The fourth annual Winter Park Harvest Festival will takes place on Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 in Central Park in the West Meadow green area that is close to the post office in Winter Park and is free for everyone to attend. The festival takes … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on 2014 Winter Park Harvest Festival Supplies Orlando with Locally Grown Vegetables for Thanksgiving Dinner

Winter Park Christmas Tree Lighting in Central Park 2014 with Holiday Movies

Each year, the city of Winter Park commemorates the Christmas season by holding an event to turn on the lights of a large Christmas Tree in Central Park. The lighting ceremony features a children’s choir and Santa Claus. The Holiday Tree Lighting took place this … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , |Comments Off on Winter Park Christmas Tree Lighting in Central Park 2014 with Holiday Movies

Morse Museum Free Admission on Friday Nights and Christmas Eve in Winter Park during Christmas Holiday 2014

Park Avenue is Winter Park’s main street with shops and restaurants that cater to the affluent citizens of Orlando and beyond. What Palo Alto is to California, Winter Park is to Florida. While Palo Alto’s main street starts with Stanford … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , |Comments Off on Morse Museum Free Admission on Friday Nights and Christmas Eve in Winter Park during Christmas Holiday 2014

2014 Winter Park Classic Car Show Concours d’Elegance on November 16th is the Best Car Show in Orlando

The Concours d’Elegance Classic Car Show, held in November of each year in the city of Winter Park is Orlando’s best overall car show. The 2014 event will be held on Sunday, November 16th, 2014 from 10 AM – 5 PM with the awards … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , |Comments Off on 2014 Winter Park Classic Car Show Concours d’Elegance on November 16th is the Best Car Show in Orlando

2014 Christmas in the Park by Morse Museum in Winter Park’s Central Park

The 36th annual Christmas in the Park celebration in Winter Park, Florida begins at 6:15 pm on Thursday, December 4th, 2014 when the Morse Museum presents nine illuminated Tiffany windows in Central Park. Christmas in the Park To help usher in the … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2014 Christmas in the Park by Morse Museum in Winter Park’s Central Park

Winter Park Christmas Parade 2014 with Santa Claus, Ice Skating, and Pancake Breakfast

The 2014 Winter Park Christmas Parade will take place on Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 9 am along the streets of Park Avenue in Downtown Winter Park. The parade features over 100 parade units including marching bands, police and fire departments, and … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , , , , |Comments Off on Winter Park Christmas Parade 2014 with Santa Claus, Ice Skating, and Pancake Breakfast

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

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

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , , , , |Comments Off on Best Halloween Pumpkin Patch in Orlando is at St John Lutheran Church in Winter Park

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

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

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , |Comments Off on 2014 Global Peace Film Festival September 16th-21st in Orlando

Best Inland Beaches and Natural Springs in Orlando featuring St Cloud, Moss Park, Winter Park, Kelly Park, and Wekiwa Springs

Some may think that you need to go to one of the Florida coasts to experience the beach while visiting Orlando but those people have never been to Saint Cloud, Florida (see picture above) or Moss Park in Orlando. If … Continue reading

Posted in Recreation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Best Inland Beaches and Natural Springs in Orlando featuring St Cloud, Moss Park, Winter Park, Kelly Park, and Wekiwa Springs

Rollins College Alfond Inn Boutique Hotel featuring Hamilton’s Kitchen Restaurant in Winter Park

Rollins College debuted its 112-room boutique Alfond Inn hotel in Winter Park to a select few the week before it officially opened on Sunday, August 18th, 2013. Here is the inside look at the hotel including the rooms, artwork, and … Continue reading

Posted in Places | Tagged , |Comments Off on Rollins College Alfond Inn Boutique Hotel featuring Hamilton’s Kitchen Restaurant in Winter Park

Winter Park Olive Garden Getting Major Renovation and a New Menu

The Winter Park 17/92 corridor is one of the hottest commercial real estate markets in the Orlando area right now with new and renovated supermarkets,  restaurants, and retail now open or will soon to be open. The Olive Garden across … Continue reading

Posted in Restaurants | Tagged , |Comments Off on Winter Park Olive Garden Getting Major Renovation and a New Menu

Orlando Art Festivals

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

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Orlando Art Festivals

2013 Winter Park Fashion Week October 13th-19th on Park Avenue

Since 2007, the city of Winter Park has held the Park Avenue Fashion Week to show off the latest trends and styles in fashion. Park Avenue Fashion Week Winter Park, Florida is about 6 miles northeast of downtown Orlando and … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , |Comments Off on 2013 Winter Park Fashion Week October 13th-19th on Park Avenue

2013 Winter Park Autumn Art Festival Scheduled for October 12th & 13th

The 40th Winter Park Autumn Art Festival will once again fill Park Avenue with beautiful paintings, ceramics, crafts, drawings & graphics, fiber creations, sculptures, jewelry and photographs, all created exclusively by Florida artists. The event will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 12th and 13th, … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , |Comments Off on 2013 Winter Park Autumn Art Festival Scheduled for October 12th & 13th

Best Reuben Sandwiches Around Orlando featuring Jason’s Deli, Toojay’s Gourmet Deli, Pickles NY Deli, and C&S Brisket Bus

For the last year and half, I have been visiting many restaurants and delicatessens around Orlando searching for the best Reuben sandwich, a hot sandwich made up of corned beef, sauerkraut, Swiss cheese, and a thousand-island type dressing. The sandwich bread is made … Continue reading

Posted in Restaurants | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Best Reuben Sandwiches Around Orlando featuring Jason’s Deli, Toojay’s Gourmet Deli, Pickles NY Deli, and C&S Brisket Bus

Most Romantic Park in Orlando is Kraft Azalea Garden in Winter Park

There may be other parks that have more flowers, fountains, shops, and entertainment in Orlando but Kraft Azalea Garden in Winter Park is our choice for the most romantic park in Orlando. Kraft Azalea Garden Kraft Azalea Garden is a … Continue reading

Posted in Recreation | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on Most Romantic Park in Orlando is Kraft Azalea Garden in Winter Park

Christmas Lights Displays in Orlando Neighborhoods and Homes

Christmas Lights can be found all around Orlando in the city’s communities and neighborhoods. Some of the best displays can be found in some of the city’s oldest neighborhoods of Delaney Park, Conway, and Belle Isle (See scenic drive in … Continue reading

Posted in Life | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , |4 Comments

Best Christmas Events in Winter Park and Baldwin Park in 2014

The Christmas Season is the best time of the year to visit the city of Winter Park, Florida to take in the sights, sounds, and shopping. From outdoor ice skating, parades on land and boat, and Christmas lights displays on neighborhood … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , |Comments Off on Best Christmas Events in Winter Park and Baldwin Park in 2014

Enzian Winter Park Popcorn Flicks Makes for a Great Date Night in Central Park

On the second Thursday of every month, the Enzian and Winter Park showcase an outdoor movie in the park where couples and families can lounge out and share some quality time together that they call Popcorn Flicks in the Park. Popcorn … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , |Comments Off on Enzian Winter Park Popcorn Flicks Makes for a Great Date Night in Central Park