New Spirit Brand Debuts at Festivals of Speed Orlando

Taste the world’s first infused and aged tequila at Luxury Jetport Reception  Debuting for the first time in Central Florida, Soltado Spicy Añejo Tequila invites locals and Orlando area visitors to taste the world’s first infused and aged tequila, as they are featured as the official cocktail for the 11th annual Festivals of Speed Orlando. For […]

Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show

Central Florida Mineral and Gem Society, a not-for-profit educational organization, is presenting a Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry & Fossil Show on Sept. 11th, Sept. 12th, Sept. 13th, 2015 at Florida National Guard Armory, 2809 South Fern Creek Ave., Orlando, FL 32806. Show time: Fri. 1 pm to 6 pm, Sat. 10am to 6pm and Sun. 10am […]

Indulge In What You Are Craving at Orlando’s Downtown Food & Wine Festival

The Sixth Annual Downtown Food & Wine Fest is set for Saturday, February 22 and Sunday, February 23, 2014 for more than 20,000 foodies and wine lovers to experience unique local cuisine paired with wines from around the globe. Date / Time: Saturday, February 22 (noon to 9 p.m.) and Sunday, February 23, 2014 (noon […]

Huge Treat For Orlando From Le Cordon Bleu and Ringling Circus!

I was part of a small group of Orlando food writers who had the privilege of touring the Ringling circus train’s Pie Car this week.  The Pie Car is the Ringling Bros. Barnum & Bailey Circus’s dining car and kitchen, and it is managed by 23 year old Chef Matt Loory, who grew up in […]

Festivals of Speed Races Into Orlando With Class & Luxury Vehicles

 The Festivals of Speed is returning to Orlando, Florida for the eighth year to once again bringing together world’s most exotic vintage and contemporary automobiles, aircraft, motorcycles and watercraft. This luxury event weekend will feature a Jet Port Reception at Orlando International Airport and Wine Connoisseur’s Dinner presented by Cartier North America all leading up […]

Celebrate All Things Schwarzenegger, Meat, and Beer At “Arnold Day” in Orlando

Although Tuesday, July 30th is Arnold Schwarzenegger’s birthday (the actor will be 66 this year), each year Lazy Moon Pizza in Orlando, Florida, celebrates the actor with his own special day…”Arnold Day.” This year, they’ll be celebrating on Saturday, August 3rd. The 9th Annual Arnold Day event expects to attract fans of all things Austrian, […]

Free Community Events in June at Urban ReThink in Orlando

The Urban ReThink Signature Series of events is a monthly rotation of topical discussions, active projects, and interactive presentations meant to connect and empower Orlando residents. Many Signature Series events are live streamed through YouTube, with videos available post-production online at All events are free to the public, with a suggested $5 per person […]

Urban ReThink Wants You to Ride Broomsticks and Ponies for Kentucky Derby Day

The Broomstick Pony Derby is a day of .131- and .262-mile broomstick pony races and pageantry happening on the afternoon of Kentucky Derby Day at Urban ReThink in Downtown Orlando. Part of their annual fundraising program,Urban Think Foundation has announced that Central Blvd will be closed off from Eola Drive to Summerlin, to accommodate a lineup of event festivities […]