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Orlando -- It's easier than ever to get from Orlando to The Islands of the Bahamas. BahamasAir now has as many as three flights daily nonstop to Nassau, as well as twice-weekly flights to Freeport on Grand Bahama Island.
Orlando -- On April 19, 2017, Gatorland broke ground on what will become an off-road adventure.
Orlando -- Starting May 19, 2017, the UK's Ace Cafe will be bringing food, drink, motorcycles and music to downtown Orlando.
Orlando -- Jake's Beer Dinner is a super-fun evening of suds of all types, plus great hearty foods that pair perfectly with them.
Orlando -- Matchmakers! Some of Orlando's hottest restaurants will be part of the Florida Prize Exhibition Preview Party held at the Orlando Museum of Art.
Cocoa Beach -- This beach town on Florida's Space Coast will host the first Cocoa Beach Uncorked in June 2017.
Winter Park -- The chefs of Winter Park's The Ravenous Pig gastropub and Orlando's Pizza Bruno will co-host a four-course Chefs Collab tasting dinner.
Orlando -- This summer, the Orlando Philharmonic will uplift audiences with five Sounds of Summer series components.
Orlando -- Master sommelier George Miliotes, who created the original wine programs for Disney's California Grill and Darden's Seasons 52, will open a namesake enterprise, Wine Bar George, in fall 2017.
Orlando -- Bakers and would-be pastry chefs, put October 13 to 15, 2017, in your calendars. The Americas Cake Fair will be at the Orange County Convention Center.
Orlando -- For the eighth year in a row, the Swan-Dolphin hotel, located on Disney World property, will host the two-day Food & Wine Classic this fall.
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