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 – 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.
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 – 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.
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.
Orlando – Top local chefs will team up to host the Swamp Sistas La La Charity Brunch. They money they raise will go to the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida, which feeds hungry folks.
Orlando – CityArts Orlando is ready to open its doors in a new location on On March 21, 2019.