Author: Kristen Manieri

Food & Wine Weekends are Back at Waldorf Astoria & Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek

A staycation never looked so delicious than during Food & Wine Weekends at Waldorf Astoria Orlando and Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek. From September 8 through November 12, 2017, this 7th annual culinary fete turns a weekend getaway into a gastronomical…

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Battle of the Bands 5k… The Most Fun You’ll Ever Have Running

Runners and walkers of any age and fitness level are invited to join in the fun during the Florida Hospital Battle of the Bands 5k, a race designed to get your feet moving in more ways than one. Not your…

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Do Good Date Night: September 15 (rescheduled to Sept. 22)

Do Good Date Night returns on Friday, September 15th with another opportunity for couples to enjoy a fun date night out while making a difference in our community. UPDATE: Due to Hurricane Irma, we have rescheduled to Friday, September 22, 2017.  We’re…

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Join us at our Magical Dining Month Preview Dinner: August 30

Now in its 12th year, Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month returns in just a few days for a 5-week showcase of over 100 local restaurants. From August 25 – October 1, 2017, diners will experience special three-course prix fixe dinner…

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Titanic The Musical: In Concert, August 25-26

A 45-member orchestra, a nearly 100-voice choir and a stellar cast of local Central Florida actors will come together this weekend for the Tony Award-winning “Titanic The Musical: In Concert,” featuring music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and a book by Peter…

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Ruth’s Chris to Host World’s Best Champagnes Dinner

Pop the cork and share a toast with the best of bubbly at the World’s Best Champagnes Dinner, hosted at Ruth’s Chris Steak House locations this August. Three iconic champagne makers: Veuve Clicquot, Ruinart and Moët & Chandon, plus a sparkling wine…

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Eat Local! Main Streets Restaurant Week Returns August 4 – 12

Orlando’s culinary scene is growing by the day. To celebrate our locally-owned restaurants and all they do to make Orlando such a great place to live (and eat!), the Orlando Main Streets program is hosting its third annual Main Streets…

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Join Us As We Debut Discovery Dinners at Deep Blu Seafood Grille

I am so excited to share the news about a new supper club series we’re launching in August. It’s called the Discovery Dinner Series and it’s the total opposite of the typical wine pairing dinner. In fact, it’s not dinner:…

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40 Reasons to Plan a Tampa Date Night

Since starting Tampa Date Night Guide in May, we have been blown away by how many fun things there are to do in the Tampa Bay area. Tampa not only has the beaches and the bay (which means loads of…

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Christner’s Debuts New Summer Wine & Dine Prix-Fixe

This summer, one of Orlando’s best steakhouses is featuring a wine paired prix fixe designed to showcase awarding winning fare and create a perfect fine dining date night. During the month of July and August, Christner’s Prime Steak & Lobster…

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Join us for our Summertime “Me Time” Girls’ Night Out Dinner at Chroma

It already feels like the dog days of summer have dragged on for months. Let’s take a break from the heat and humidity (and the kiddos) via a fun and delicious escape to Chroma Modern Bar + Kitchen, a sleek Lake…

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Summer Laser Extravaganza at Seminole State Planetarium

Located on Seminole State’s Sanford/Lake Mary Campus, the Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium has delighted stargazers with live, interactive shows and full-dome video presentations for years.  This summer the Planetarium will feature Summer Laser Extravaganza, with ten shows over three nights covering…

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Loews Launches Weekly Caribbean Carnaval

Take a short drive to Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando where a new weekly Caribbean Carnaval will transport you to a colorful world of palm trees, steel drums and zesty cuisine. Guests enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet of authentic Caribbean cuisine,…

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The Great Summer Staycation Giveaway

Win one of 12 two-night staycations at some of Florida’s best resorts and boutique hotels. Beat the heat this summer with a staycation at one of the many resorts and hotels across Orlando, Tampa and beyond. Now offering spectacular summertime…

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Titanic The Musical: In Concert, August 25-26

A 45-member orchestra, a nearly 100-voice choir and a stellar cast of local Central Florida actors will come together this weekend for the Tony Award-winning “Titanic The Musical: In Concert,” featuring music and lyrics by Maury Yeston and a book by Peter…

Read more Read more - Titanic The Musical: In Concert, August 25-26

Ruth’s Chris to Host World’s Best Champagnes Dinner

Pop the cork and share a toast with the best of bubbly at the World’s Best Champagnes Dinner, hosted at Ruth’s Chris Steak House locations this August. Three iconic champagne makers: Veuve Clicquot, Ruinart and Moët & Chandon, plus a sparkling wine…

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Eat Local! Main Streets Restaurant Week Returns August 4 – 12

Orlando’s culinary scene is growing by the day. To celebrate our locally-owned restaurants and all they do to make Orlando such a great place to live (and eat!), the Orlando Main Streets program is hosting its third annual Main Streets…

Read more Read more - Eat Local! Main Streets Restaurant Week Returns August 4 – 12

Join Us As We Debut Discovery Dinners at Deep Blu Seafood Grille

I am so excited to share the news about a new supper club series we’re launching in August. It’s called the Discovery Dinner Series and it’s the total opposite of the typical wine pairing dinner. In fact, it’s not dinner:…

Read more Read more - Join Us As We Debut Discovery Dinners at Deep Blu Seafood Grille

40 Reasons to Plan a Tampa Date Night

Since starting Tampa Date Night Guide in May, we have been blown away by how many fun things there are to do in the Tampa Bay area. Tampa not only has the beaches and the bay (which means loads of…

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Christner’s Debuts New Summer Wine & Dine Prix-Fixe

This summer, one of Orlando’s best steakhouses is featuring a wine paired prix fixe designed to showcase awarding winning fare and create a perfect fine dining date night. During the month of July and August, Christner’s Prime Steak & Lobster…

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Join us for our Summertime “Me Time” Girls’ Night Out Dinner at Chroma

It already feels like the dog days of summer have dragged on for months. Let’s take a break from the heat and humidity (and the kiddos) via a fun and delicious escape to Chroma Modern Bar + Kitchen, a sleek Lake…

Read more Read more - Join us for our Summertime “Me Time” Girls’ Night Out Dinner at Chroma

Summer Laser Extravaganza at Seminole State Planetarium

Located on Seminole State’s Sanford/Lake Mary Campus, the Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium has delighted stargazers with live, interactive shows and full-dome video presentations for years.  This summer the Planetarium will feature Summer Laser Extravaganza, with ten shows over three nights covering…

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40 Reasons to Plan a Tampa Date Night

Since starting Tampa Date Night Guide in May, we have been blown away by how many fun things there are to do in the Tampa Bay area. Tampa not only has the beaches and the bay (which means loads of…

Read more Read more - 40 Reasons to Plan a Tampa Date Night

Christner’s Debuts New Summer Wine & Dine Prix-Fixe

This summer, one of Orlando’s best steakhouses is featuring a wine paired prix fixe designed to showcase awarding winning fare and create a perfect fine dining date night. During the month of July and August, Christner’s Prime Steak & Lobster…

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Join us for our Summertime “Me Time” Girls’ Night Out Dinner at Chroma

It already feels like the dog days of summer have dragged on for months. Let’s take a break from the heat and humidity (and the kiddos) via a fun and delicious escape to Chroma Modern Bar + Kitchen, a sleek Lake…

Read more Read more - Join us for our Summertime “Me Time” Girls’ Night Out Dinner at Chroma

Summer Laser Extravaganza at Seminole State Planetarium

Located on Seminole State’s Sanford/Lake Mary Campus, the Emil Buehler Perpetual Trust Planetarium has delighted stargazers with live, interactive shows and full-dome video presentations for years.  This summer the Planetarium will feature Summer Laser Extravaganza, with ten shows over three nights covering…

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Loews Launches Weekly Caribbean Carnaval

Take a short drive to Loews Sapphire Falls Resort at Universal Orlando where a new weekly Caribbean Carnaval will transport you to a colorful world of palm trees, steel drums and zesty cuisine. Guests enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet of authentic Caribbean cuisine,…

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The Great Summer Staycation Giveaway

Win one of 12 two-night staycations at some of Florida’s best resorts and boutique hotels. Beat the heat this summer with a staycation at one of the many resorts and hotels across Orlando, Tampa and beyond. Now offering spectacular summertime…

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We’re Hosting a Daddy Daughter Date Night

With Father’s Day coming up on June 18, we thought we’d give dear Dad a night out just for him and that special (little) lady in his life.  Join us on Friday, June 16, 2017  when dads are invited to…

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Introducing Tampa Date Night Guide

Big news!! Today we have officially expanded into the Tampa Bay area with the launch of Tampa Date Night Guide.  Designed to share ideas for events, dining and experiences in Tampa, St. Pete and Clearwater, this new sister site to…

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Science Night Live, Craft Beer Edition: June 3

It’s social, it’s science, and it’s 21 and up! Orlando Science Center is reserved strictly for adults at Science Night Live from 8pm to 11:30pm on Saturday, June 3, 2017. Attend this special Craft Beer Edition, always a highly anticipated and…

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