Category: Local News

5 Events You Should Probably Not Miss While Wrestlemania is in Orlando

5 Events You Should Probably Not Miss While Wrestlemania is in Orlando

The Wrestlemania 33 storm is coming to Orlando this week (see full schedule of events here) and there are dozens of events happening because of it. So get off your couch. Expand your horizons. Check out something #worthdoing that you may not have done otherwise. Trust me, you will thank us. (Sun 4/2) The Hardy ...

Central Beer Market hosts “Open House” style tailgate for Orlando City Soccer home games

Central Beer Market hosts “Open House” style tailgate for Orlando City Soccer home games

The opening of the new Orlando City Soccer stadium is open and the blocks surrounding it are starting to resemble the building blocks of a scene from Miami's own Wynwood area: a menagerie of (approved) street art, breweries, and it's latest edition: Central Beer Market. Currently open only on Orlando City Soccer ...

Paddywagon Irish Pub | St. Patrick’s Day Festivities

Paddywagon Irish Pub | St. Patrick’s Day Festivities

Raise a glass and shout "SLAINTE!" this St. Patrick's Day at Paddywagon Irish Bar (located in Sand Lake/ Dr. Phillips) where Irish drinking habits and American Friday Nights will meet. Their slogan is "There are no strangers, just friends you haven't met yet". QUICK FACTS Cover is $10 at the door the day of ...

The Milk District: More Than Tasty Tuesdays

The Milk District: More Than Tasty Tuesdays

If you're a serious foodie, undoubtedly you're familiar with Tasty Tuesday's; Thornton Park's weekly roundup of the best Orlando food trucks (go to Tasty Tuesday's Facebook page for the rotating roster). Regulars include mobile eateries and pun aficionados like BAD AS'S SANDWICH, SwedeDISH Food Truck, and Holy Schnitz ...

Downtown Orlando gets a new bar equipped with an adult arcade

Downtown Orlando gets a new bar equipped with an adult arcade

Historic Church Street welcomes a new bar in town, Cahoots! Located between Chillers and Latitudes, Cahoots is the newest bar concept for Downtown Orlando's longest running bar company, Church Street Entertainment. We snuck in to check it out and get the inside scoop. ON FRIDAY THE SERVE 3 FOR 1 DRINKS... EVERY ...

Haunted Hotel Orlando Halloween Costume Party is back for a third year

Haunted Hotel Orlando Halloween Costume Party is back for a third year

We can't believe it's been three whole years since the First Haunted Hotel Party at Aloft Orlando Downtown. This year we have the biggest space transformation ever, special cocktail menu with our friends from Ketel One & Crown Royal, and our favorites local DJs who have a knack for rockin' big parties. THE PARTY ...

New taco joint adds some quality cheap eats to Downtown Orlando

New taco joint adds some quality cheap eats to Downtown Orlando

Pine Street just got more tasty with the new addition of TACO 68, a new taco concept working within the walls of UCF Alumni bar The Basement. Honestly a pretty creative use of a small commercial kitchen space and they are banging out some damn good tacos too. There is no illusion here. This is not a "world's best ...

MTV True Life: We Are Orlando

MTV True Life: We Are Orlando

Since its first episode in 1998, MTV’s True Life is one of the longest running and eye opening documentary television series still on the air today. It’s no wonder MTV is bringing their cameras to Orlando to document the biggest mass murder in modern US history, The Pulse Nightclub Shooting. The docuseries’ next ...

Orlando Fire Deparment Investigates Gilt Night Club Bomb Scare

Orlando Fire Deparment Investigates Gilt Night Club Bomb Scare

It seems the phrase, "The club was blowing up" has been taken to a literal extreme.  At 2:17a.m. this morning the Orlando Fire Department was called regarding a "malicious fire" inside Gilt Night Club.  After investigating the scene further Orlando Fire discovered that the small fire that was started near the entrance ...

New Bar Concepts Coming To The Old Whiskey Dicks And Big Easy Venues

New Bar Concepts Coming To The Old Whiskey Dicks And Big Easy Venues

You were there when we broke the news that both Whiskey Dicks and Big Easy bit the dust.  Well, we don't like to make a habit of  being the bearer of bad news so how about we turn those frowns upside down.  The haunted corner as we like to call it has officially exchanged hands and will be harboring new downtown ...

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