Orlando – While we eagerly await the Fall 2020 debut of the state-of-the-art addition to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, we can enjoy the performances lined up for the 2019-2020 season.
The Venetian Chop House in Lake Buena Vista will offer the following options for $35 during September’s Orlando Magical Dining month.
Orlando – A new festival and a new add-on event will be part of the fun during the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra’s upcoming season.
Orlando – The 2019-20 line-up of Fairwinds Broadway in Orlando shows have been announced.
Orlando – Orlando’s Four Seasons resort is turning, and we’re all invited to celebrate with a five-course dinner at the warm yet sophisticated restaurant Ravello.
Orlando – Watch Jamie McFadden, chef-owner of Cuisiniers Catering, and other local celebs dance as part of a Let’s Dance Orlando! competition that will raise money for transgender emergency housing.
Orlando – Orlando caterer Cuisiniers will host a wine-focused pop-up dinner at the Quantum Leap Winery.
Eastern Europe – Chef Jamie McFadden will lead a food and wine cruise down the Danube River in June 2019.
Orlando – I waited 11 hours to ride Hagrid’s roller coaster at Universal’s Islands of Adventure, then quit.
Keep Unique East and Eateries of Orlando on your coffee table, with a second copy in your car. It will lead you to the so-called Real Orlando’s good eats, cheap and fancy.
Orlando – Four top chefs will cook at the next Chef’s Night, held in a private dining room at the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.
Orlando – If you love pets and you love restaurants, be sure to dine out on May 21. Several area restaurants will donate 15 percent of proceeds to Dine for Paws Orlando.
Orlando – Toast the Kentucky Derby with a mint julep at Ocean Prime.
Orlando – Sushi Pop has opened a second restaurant in Winter Park, and the May 2 grand opening will have sushi and drink specials plus giveaways.
Orlando – Southern-fare restaurant The Coop will hand out free chicken tenders for five days in a row to celebrate its fifth anniversary.
Lakeland, Florida – Vintage vehicles and live music will mix and match at the Sunshine Speed Show in late April.
The newly rebuilt Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill will host a multicourse dinner featuring four chefs from Wolfgang Puck’s restaurants.
Orlando – Wine Women & Shoes guests gather at the The Rtiz-Carlton Orlando for wine, food, a fashion show and shopping to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.
Orlando – Local artists, pay attention! The Orlando Science Center will host a traveling exhibit about the ancient city of Pompeii: ”The Immortal City in the summer of 2020. It wants local artists to create collaborate materials … and has a budget of $75,000 to help get it done.
Orlando – The 500-acre Grande Lakes Orlando hotel complex now includes AquaCourse 360, a water-fun obstacle course, kind of like a ropes course but with loads of getting wet.