• Man dead after having medical episode while driving, troopers say

    An Orlando man had a medical episode while driving in an Orange County neighborhood and later died, troopers said Sunday. The 61-year-old man was driving on Osceola Avenue in a neighborhood south of Downtown Orlando and east of Orange Avenue.
  • Retro: The Tribute Happy Hour ft. Drake

    A retrospective is an exhibition or compilation showing the development of the work of a particular artist over a period of time. With that said your friends from This Ain’t That want to introduce a new experience, we call it Retro: A Tribute Happy Hour.
    Each month we will feature the musical body of work from artists, genres and regions for you all to sit back and enjoy along with local DJ’s you all know and love. This month we’ll be featuring Drake.
    Please join us at the Monk
  • Shining the Spotlight on Orlando

    Now that we've picked up the confetti and had time to reflect on Orlando's record-breaking achievement of 72 million visitors in 2017, I'd like to share some of the tremendous publicity our destination received.
    More than 1,200 stories across print, digital and broadcast media spread the word that Orlando was, once again, America's most-visited destination. Coverage extended from major outlets in the United States ... to our top international markets of Canada, the United Kingdom and Brazil ...
  • Summer Hotel Bookings Ahead of Prior Year

     Advance hotel bookings for summer 2018 in Orlando (June-August) are up 2.4 percent compared to this time last year. Transient bookings -- accounting for 60 percent of total bookings in the latest data from Travelclick -- are on par (+0.2 percent) with prior-year levels, and group bookings are up nearly 6 percent over last year. The data on group room bookings is echoed in citywide attendance this summer at the Orange County Convention Center, which is also projected to be up 6 percent vers
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  • Visit Orlando Updates: June 15

    PR Campaign Receives National Award Visit Orlando's public relations team received an Award of Excellence for the organization's 2017 "Orlando's BIG Thank You" campaign. The award was presented last week by the Public Relations Society of America at its annual awards competition. The campaign, which also won a Guinness World Record for most hand-written thank you cards collected in 24 hours, was recognized for creating a personal and emotional connection. The Silver Anvil Awards, celebrated
  • World Cup Final Watch Party

    A Church Street block party will conclude the 2018 FIFA World Cup.Enjoy a block party on Church Street for the final match on Sunday, July 15th at 11 am.
    Watch inside Lion’s Pride or spill into the street to enjoy to drama of the championship on a 15+ ft. video truck.
    Discounted food and drinks will be available from local restaurants.
    RSVP for a chance to win a Yoshi Yotun autographed jersey.To RSVP, click here.
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  • World Cup & Orlando City Watch Party

    Attending a full day of the beautiful game in the City Beautiful.Watch the World Cup quarterfinal at 2 pm in the Orlando City Stadium Club.
    At 4:30 pm, experience the first-ever away match watch party on the Orlando City Stadium video board for the Lions’ first meeting against expansion LAFC.
    At 7:30 pm the Orlando Pride take on Washington Spirit at Orlando City Stadium.
    Throughout the watch parties, fans can enjoy $3 domestic drafts, $5 Heineken, $2 tacos and $.75 wings.
    A Pride ticket is
  • NICK CANNON PRESENTS: WILD ‘N OUT LIVE

    Based on the hugely successful TV series created and hosted by Nick Cannon, AEG Presents announced the first full-length tour, Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Live. Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out Live visits Orlando’s Amway Center on Saturday, September 15. For more information, click here.
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  • NICKI MINAJ & FUTURE / NICKIHNDRXX TOUR

    Global hip-hop icons, Nicki Minaj and Future, announced they will be hitting the road together for their first-ever co-headlining tour, NickiHndrxx. The NickiHndrxx Tour plays Orlando’s Amway Center on Saturday, October 20, 2018. For more information, click here.
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  • All Aboard for Train Rides in Orlando

    From theme park rides to Amtrak, trains in Orlando will move you in style.By Nate SheltonThe golden age of rail travel might be long gone, but here in Orlando, trains are still going full steam ahead at theme parks, attractions and commuter rail services throughout the area. Don you best engineer's cap and grab a whistle - it's time to board some of the coolest trains in Orlando!Walt Disney World Resort
    Walt Disney World Railroad in OrlandoTrains have been part of Disney's DNA ever since Walt Di
  • 20 experiências em Orlando começando em US$5

    By Nate SheltonUpdated May 2018O que você espera das suas férias em Orlando? Muita diversão, com certeza. Experiências únicas, é claro. E aproveitar o melhor com preços justos, pode acreditar! De atrações excitantes a coleções de obras de arte passando por objetos que você deve ver para crer, aqui estão algumas formas de aproveitar Orlando com qualquer orçamento.Atividades emOrlando até US$5 por
  • Nove locais para saborear as melhores margaritas em Orlando

     Para provar no National Margarita Day e também em todo o ano: as inesquecíveis margaritas de Orlando.Por Nate Shelton O Dia Nacional da Margarita - bebida mexicana feita à base de tequila e limão - que nos EUA se chama National Margarita Day, é celebrado em 22 de fevereiro. Mas ao longo de todo ano os restaurantes e bares de Orlando levam a sério a tarefa de criar margaritas refrescantes, originais e deliciosas. Batidas ou misturadas, com sal
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  • Live Music: REELS + Borzi @TheFalcon

    Catch REELS and Borzi live at The Falcon Bar. For more information, click here.
    21+$5 suggested donation at the door/bar
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  • Live Music: The Getbye @TheFalcon

    The Getbye is quickly becoming one of the most talked about groups in their native Orlando, Florida. From one man simultaneously playing accordions, drums, and trumpets, to the others filling on bongos, bass and guitar, The Getbye is certainly a spectacle to be seen, and one that’s hard to miss. For more information, click here.
    21+ // $5 suggested donation at the door/bar
     
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  • Citizen Planner Academy – Transportation Planning

    Most of us think of cars when we think of the transportation system, but buses, trains, trails, and sidewalks get us where we need to be as well. Ideally, our transportation system should allow for multiple choices for getting to and from where we live, work, and recreate. This class will cover the basic concepts of transportation planning. To register, click here.
     
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  • Live Music: Cosmic Roots Collective / Cmpny Of Anmls / aileron27 @TheFalcon

    Heavy Hitter and Flashback Productions present Cosmic Roots Collective, Cmpny Of Anmls, and aileron27 at The Falcon. (21+). For more information, click here.
     
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  • Open Mic @TheFalcon

    Come show us what you’ve got… join host Billy Myers for our weekly Open Mic every Tuesday from 8PM-12AM at The Falcon!
    For 3 songs or 10 minutes, anyone can come, sign up, and perform original music, poetry, performance art, comedy, etc. All are welcome! For more information, click here.
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  • The Piano Guys

    Bob Carr Theater brings you another exciting jaw dropping event on Friday, November 30, 2018. To purchase tickets, click here.
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  • Conheça os restaurantes e a vida noturna dos Main Streets Districts

    O programa Main Streets de Orlando leva você em um tour pelos nove distritos da cidade, para que você viva experiências como um verdadeiro morador da cidade.By Nate Shelton Como destacado recentemente pelo The New York Times e pela Forbes, os elogios para os restaurantes e vida noturna de Orlando só aumentam, especialmente para as opções que estão fora do circuito turístico. Preparamos um guia para o programa Main Streets de Orlando, que
  • Dez motivos para visitar o Disney Springs em Orlando

    Confira algumas razões para visitar o Disney Springs na próxima vez que estiver em Orlando, incluindo chefs celebridades, passeios de balão e de carro aquático.By Nate Shelton Amplo, diversificado e bonito, Disney Springs em Orlando está ficando cada vez mais mágico com o passar dos anos. Falando nisso, novos restaurantes, lojas e outras atrações são algumas das razões para visitar o centro de compras a céu aberto,
  • Fresh Faces – New Art @TheFalcon

    Orlando is an everchanging city. “New Faces”, where Emerging Artists intersect with Established Artists. We want to meet you all. We are welcoming artists that have never shown at The Falcon to display their work. The Falcon values community and seeks an Orlando that is rich in culture and diversity. Artist reception Saturday 6.9.18 from 9pm-11pm.
    Artists include: Adrienne H. Lee, Andres Maduro, Chris Sellen, Daniel Magorrian, Jed Johnson, Jen Cray, Mehnaz Ibrahim, Melissa Rudge, Mon
  • Falcon Flea Pop-Up Market

    The Falcon Flea Pop-Up Market is a weekly event highlighting uniquely fantastic local makers + artists. Held at The Falcon every Sunday (weather permitting) from 1:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. We curate a select handful of artists/makers each week and feature rotating local art on our walls. We’re so looking forward to seeing you here! For more information, click here.
     
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  • Live Music: Six/Eight Radio Presents

    Come join us for the first of many shows brought to you by Six Eight Radio. Where we bring you the best in math-rock, post-rock, noise, experimental, and instrumental music to Orlando. For more information, click here.
    First band at 9:30 p.m.$5 suggested donation21+
     
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  • FIFA World Cup Sunday Watch Party @TheFalcon

    Head on over to The Falcon Bar for the FIFA World Cup watch party on July 15, 2018 for the World Cup Final. For more information, click here.
     
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  • RuPaul’s Drag Race Watch Party @TheFalcon

    Miss the Thursday night episode? Don’t flip your wig! We’ll be airing the latest episode for your fierce viewing pleasure! For more information, click here.
    About us:The Falcon is an independent and cutting-edge experience in the arts & music in a bar setting. Check out our monthly rotating art on display while enjoying the finest craft beers in Thornton Park District!
     
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  • Toy Story Land Now Open at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando

    Content to come.
  • SeaWorld Orlando Unveils Exclusive New Experiences at Discovery Cove

    Get ready for the ultimate in relaxation and amazing animal encounters at Discovery Cove, SeaWorld's incredible day resort in Orlando.Already one of Orlando's most unique attractions, SeaWorld Orlando's Discovery Cove has introduced two new experiences that bring even more excitement and relaxation to the one-of-a-kind day resort. Here's a look at the fresh features, which include the Animal Trek program and Relaxation Massages!Learn more: Discount Tickets to SeaWorld OrlandoAnimal Trek at SeaWo
  • Phone Outage at Solid Waste Facilities

    Phone lines at our Woods Avenue facilities, including Solid Waste and Streets and Stormwater divisions, are currently experiencing technical issues. If you need assistance, please email Solid Waste customer service at SWcustomersvc@cityoforlando.net.
    The outage does not affect 911 or any emergency services. Thank you for your patience as we work to quickly resolve this issue.
  • Free Things to Do in Orlando: Arts & Culture Edition

    Your guide to free opportunities to explore arts, culture and history throughout Orlando.By Nate SheltonBetween acclaimed galleries and museums, compelling live performances, and nationally recognized cultural events, Orlando has a galaxy of memorable experiences for art aficionados. What's more, you'll discover numerous opportunities to enjoy our arts, culture and history for free — including the following options!Learn more: Orlando Arts, Culture & HistoryFree Museums & Galleries
  • The In Between Series Presents Signals

    The In Between Series Presents Signals on June 18, 2018. Enjoy an evening with members of The Interplanetary Acoustic Team. To RSVP, click here.
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