The Orlando area may not have the farms and orchards it once did, with development and the surge in population absorbing the agricultural lands, but there is still plenty of opportunity to get back to nature and pick your own fruits and vegetables — a true farm-to-table experience. There is always something in season and […]
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Fresh strawberries are ripe for the picking December through April in Central Florida. You can get that Florida farming experience by filling your own basket of berries at pick-your-own-strawberry fields just a short drive from Orlando. A local favorite you-pick farm is Oak Haven in Sorrento where you can spend hours picking berries, eating and playing. If […]
Get the Pepto and Tums ready. The Orlando Chili Cook-Off is back for its 9th year of competition. There’s something for everyone at this fun event. Enjoy a beautiful day at Festival Park, sampling from 100+ chili booths, crafted by local restaurants and chefs. Dig into food truck fare, beer, wine and family-friendly refreshments until […]
Discover Orlando restaurants that give you more for your money than just a meal. Full plates of delicious food are served with a side of entertainment, quirky decor, or a beautiful view at these 10 inexpensive restaurants in Orlando. ORLANDO CHEAP EATS Hollerbach’s Willow Tree Café It’s not uncommon to be greeted by Theo Hollerbach […]
Parking at Universal CityWalk is free for everyone when you visit after 6 p.m. An eclectic collection of themed restaurants, nightclubs, specialty shops and a 20-screen movie theatre, Universal CityWalk is Orlando’s hottest spot for entertainment featuring Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium, The Cow Fish, Hard Rock Café and more. Regular parking […]
Dining out with kids can get expensive, but sometimes you just find yourself eating out mid week due to work schedules, after school activities or other circumstances. Here are a few restaurants that offer FREE or CHEAP kids meals in Orlando that will help stretch your dining-out budget. With these deals, participation at individual restaurants […]
There’s always a reason to celebrate in Orlando, giving life to monthly food, wine and art festivals. Each month you can enjoy a variety of reoccurring community events such as outdoor festivals, art walks, live music and social events at museums. Experience the cultural side of Orlando while you mix and mingle at these special […]
Free Farmers Markets in the Orlando area for flowers, produce and crafts.
Visiting a farmers’ market is one of the best ways to learn about your community while supporting local artisans and growers. Pick up fresh flowers, taste local fare, stock up on colorful produce and shop unique handmade goods at a variety of free Farmers’ Markets throughout Orlando and surrounding Central Florida towns. Kissimmee Valley Farmers Market Tuesdays from 3 […]