Central Florida Region

Central Florida is a vacationers paradise! Disney and Universal and hundreds of other attractions in the area keep the visitors and locals entertained. But there are also numerous recreational activities in the area where nature and wildlife are plentiful. Central Florida has numerous lakes, springs and parks and is not only a great place to visit, but a great place to live and work!

Includes Hardee, Highlands, Okeechobee, Polk, Osceola, Orange, Seminole, Lake, Sumter Counties

Central Florida Region Map

The Allen David Broussard Catfish Creek Preserve State Park is home to one of the rarest scrub habitats in all of Florida. The park is a whopping 8,000 square acres consisting of 6 miles of hiking trails and 7 miles of equestrian trails. The park has amazing rare plants and animals making it one of the best parks in Florida for wildlife viewing. Come prepared to track across rough and rare scrub habitats while seeing some of Florida's protected wildlife such as the scrub-jay, scrub lizard, and bald eagles!

Buster's Bistro is the premier location for an authentic Belgian food and drink experience. With a massive tap selection offering some incredibly rare Belgian beers and a food menu that is more than just a little intriguing, Buster's is a spot that will provide lasting experiences time and again. You can also join Buster's for live music or trivia on select nights!

Celery City Craft is the most traditional beer garden in Sanford and one of the best in the Central Florida area. With 40+ beers on tap and a full pub menu, there is enough rotating variety to frequent Celery City on the regular. It also sports a convenient location in historic downtown Sanford. 

Colt Creek State Park is full of natural wonders. With more than 5,000 acres of native Central Florida habitat, this is the perfect place to see nature as nature intended. There are many different activities that can be done here. With more than 15 miles of multi use trails, visitors can walk or run, ride a bike, or ride a horse if they want to. Canoeing and kayaking are two of the water related activities that can be done here. Cold Creek State Park is home to many white tailed deer, American alligators, otters, birds, and butterflies, as well as the threatened gopher tortoise and the Sherman's fox squirrel. 

This park is one of the most historic parks in the state of Florida. On these grounds, the Dade's Battle of 1835 took place. It was the longest and most costly Indian war in American history, thus making this a National Historic Landmark. Every January, there are thousands of visitors who come to the grounds to see the battle reenactment as well as peruse the beautiful grounds. The small museum that sits on the grounds houses actual artifacts and exhibits related to the Florida Seminole wars. During the summer, there are day camps that take place for kids with tons of activities to keep them entertained. Open every day of the week, visitors come here to hike and bike, picnic, go birding, and geo-seeking. It's also a great place for hosting gatherings including weddings. Definitely check it out if you're interested in history!

Open to the public every day of the year, there's a lot of nature to enjoy here. De Leon Springs is a naturally round swimming area where guests are more than welcome to swim, snorkel, and scuba dive in the pretty clear waters. The springs used to power a sugar cane mill and later a grist mill that turned corn into flour during the Civil War. Now you'll find trails for hikers, walkers, and runners. Visitors can enjoy viewing the wildlife and subtropical forest that is home to a large, old cypress tree. There is a boat tour that visitors can check out that take you through the De Leon Springs State Park and Lake Woodruff National Wildlife Refuge and a playground for the younger kids as well as picnic pavilions and a restaurant. 

Disney's Blizzard Beach is a water theme park located at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake, Florida. The wintery scene is an exciting contrast to the heated water areas and water slides amidst the ski resort look.

Eureka West Recreation Area is a great outdoor, family-friendly place that offers exciting experiences like boating and fishing. The state park is wheelchair accessible. It also has a picnic pavilion and a boat ramp that is open 24 hours a day. The park itself is open from sunrise to sunset. Located in Marion County the park is about 4 miles north of State County Road 316 on the east side of Fort McCoy. 

General James A. Van Fleet State Trail named after General James A. Van Fleet, a prominent Polk county resident, who was a U.S. military commanding officer. He is most recognized for his service during the Normandy Invasion, the Battle of the Bulge, and the Korean War. The General James A. Van Fleet Trail runs 29.2 miles long and passes through Florida's most widely sought out paddling havens like the Peace, Hillsborough, and Withlacoochee rivers. The horse trail parallel to the General James A. Van Fleet Trail and provides a place for equestrians to ride their horses. The General James A. Van Fleet Trail is pet-friendly, it has wheelchair accessibility, restroom facilities, and a picnic pavilion.

Highland Hammock State Park is a Florida State Park located west of Sebring in Highlands County, off of U.S. 27. It is one of the four original Florida State Parks, and is home to the state's only Civilian Conservation Corps Museum. The park is over 9000 acres of ancient oak hammocks and floodplain forests, and possesses some of Florida’s most unique and diverse collection of plant and animal life. Black bears, tortoises, Florida panthers, deer, alligators, and a variety of birds can be found roaming this massive park. Wildlife viewers will appreciate that Highland Hammock is also a part of the Great Florida Birding Trail. There are multiple campsites and nine nature trails, with ranger-guided tours consistently available throughout the year. Stock up on bug repellent, and come experience the real natural Florida at its best.

Whether you're hiking, picnicking, or just looking for a place to take in some fresh air on a mid-morning run, the Historic Santos Recreation Area has an activity waiting for you. Located near a former historic Negro League baseball field, the site offers plenty of recreational opportunities, as well as an annual celebration of Historic Santos on the last Saturday in February. 

The Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park is a part of the Everglades headwaters located near Central Florida.  It makes up one of the largest remaining tracts of Florida dry prairie, a unique Florida ecosystem home to many endangered and endemic species. For those hoping to catch a glimpse of the many species that call the prairie home, the wide and open landscape provides bird-watchers, photographers, and other wildlife enthusiasts the opportunity to spot them. Another prominent and unique feature of the park is its lack of light pollution, allowing campers and stargazers to see the bands of the Milky Way without any binoculars or special cameras. Other experiences and amenities offered by the park include bicycling, camping, horseback riding  trails, hiking, picnicking, and wildlife tours.

Lake Griffin State Park is home to Florida's second oldest Live Oak Tree, which is approximately 400 years old. It is a great place to sightsee and enjoy nature. The park offers 40 campsites, each with water and electricity, and some even include a sewer. Activities offered at Lake Griffin State Park include kayak and canoe tours, boat tours, and hiking. Various wildlife such as raccoons, bobcats, coyotes, and bears are all commonly found in the park's trails. 

Lake June-in-Winter Scrub State Park is a preserve that offers protection to the sand scrub, which is one of Florida's most endangered areas. It is predominately scrub habitat and contains the highest concentration of rare plant and animal life, so the view and experience are exceptional here. Spot rare animals native to the area, like the Florida scrub-jay, Florida scrub lizard, Florida mouse, Eastern indigo snake, and more! Walk the nature trail, hike the white sugar sand firelanes, fish from the shore, or take a canoe across the lake. Learn why this park has its own unique and fascinating history.

Lake Kissimmee State Park has something for history buffs and nature lovers alike! Home to a variety of beautiful and unique wildlife, visitors at this former Florida cow camp can expect to see white-tailed deer, bald eagles, sandhill cranes, turkeys, and even bobcats. Located on the shores of lakes Kissimmee, Tiger, and Rosalie, there are countless recreational outdoor activities that groups and individuals can embark on. Enjoy boating, canoeing, and fishing in the picturesque lakes, or take in the views while you hike over 13 miles of scenic trails to observe and study the abundant plant and animal life. There are also six miles of trail opened to horseback riding and amenities such as shaded picnic areas, full-facility camping areas, and outdoor pavilions. The park's seclusion and distance from light pollution allows campers to take in dark skies and stargaze. For those looking to learn about some of Florida's history, your more into experiencing history, the park now offers a 1876 first person interpretive Cow Camp where attendees can see what it was like to live as a Florida Cow Hunter in the late 19th century.  

Only 30 minutes away from Orlando, Lake Louisa State Park is a perfect spot for Orlando locals to come to and relax. This state park is full of wildlife and activities; Lake Louisa State Park provides opportunities for biking, boating, camping, kayaking, and many more activities that nature lovers could enjoy.

The Landbridge Trailhead is the first of its kind, providing access to the I-75 Landbridge over stunning natural trails. The trailhead was designed to minimize ecological damage to the surrounding area and is framed with native plants. The trail boasts a unique parking experience with natural bike trails, hiking trails, horseback rides, and shaded picnic areas to explore.

The Lower Wekiva River Preserve State Park is a great place for a family outing or day off. Some of the activities for visitors include hiking, bicycling, paddling, and fishing. The park also includes a nature trail, equestrian trail, shower station, and canoe-kayak launch.

Luisa's Cellar is an explosive fusion of masterfully crafted wines, exotic beers, beautifully designed desserts and coffees, and an atmosphere like no other. Owned by a husband and wife duo, Yellymary and Sascha are each experts in their fields, with Yellymary being a master sommelier and Sascha being a German-born beer enthusiast. Together, the couple have created Luisa's Cellar, a flash of golden-era history in downtown Sanford with an unbelievable design. 

Born from an incomplete barge canal that would have connected the Atlantic Ocean to the Gulf of Mexico through northern Florida, the Marjorie Harris Carr Cross Florida Greenway is now a protected greenway with diverse wildlife and a multi-use trail that spans 300 miles.

NSA Orlando Patrick AFB is a U.S, Navy training center in Orlando, Florida. It is home to the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD). It’s official website states that “NAWCTSD Orlando is the Navy’s principal center for modeling, simulation and training systems technologies. The Center provides training systems development for a wide spectrum of military programs, including aircraft, surface ships, submarines and other specialized requirements.”

The Okeechobee Battlefield Historic State Park boasts quite a history. A battle occurred on site of this state park during the second Seminole War. Now, visitors come to look at the historic property, watch wildlife, and eat at the picnic pavilion.

Park and Seventh is a woodworking company located at the corner of the streets that have lent the company its name. Owned and operated by husband and wife duo, Michael and Amanda, Park and Seventh Woodwork's creations range from custom-built tables, to unique wall-art, to complete restaurant and barroom renovations. 

Paynes Creek Historical State Park was built on the site of a destroyed settler's outpost from 1849. Visitors enjoy scenic nature trails with opportunities such as canoeing, kayaking, and fishing from the creek! Also, visit the museum at the visitor's center to gain insight into the daily lives of the Native Americans and settlers that once occupied the land.

A state park with one of Florida's largest springs, pumping out water at a rate of 400 million gallons per day. With up to 18 feet of depth and crystal clear, blue waters, snorkelers have a great opportunity to experience the bountiful wildlife that inhabit the springs. Additionally, hiking, kayaking, tubing, and camping are popular activities at this park with 10,000 years of history, abundant with lush gardens, waterfalls, and scenic views.

Rock Springs Run State Park is one of the many valuable sand pine scrub and flatwood pine habitat reserves that many endemic and endangered species call home. With over 17 miles of trails available for exploration, visitors can enjoy bicycling, hiking, or even horseback riding through this unique ecosystem. The park offers guided trail rides as well as horse rentals for individuals or groups of up to 30 people. Campsites are available throughout the park, some of which are only accessible via canoe or horseback. The park does allow hunting during the months of September through January, during which times some trails will be closed to ensure the safety of visitors. There are also several springs and rivers that cut through the park, offering guests the chance to cool off and go swimming. Canoeing and tubing are also offered at the park, creating countless opportunities to explore and have fun for families, friends, and individual visitors alike.

Home to one of the top 10 Trophy Bass Lakes in Florida, Rodman Campground is an ideal family camping ground that, in addition to fishing, facilitates biking, bird-watching, boating, picnicking, and wildlife viewing. Expect to observe bald eagles, waterfowl, and wading birds as well as alligators, turtles, and the occasional manatee.

The Rodman Dam Recreation Area was born from the remnants of the Rodman Dam, and now the upstream portion of this former earthen dam has become the perfect spot for bank fishing bass, bream, catfish, and muller. Other activities permitted at this location include boating and bird watching.

The Ross Prairie Trailhead & Campground allows guests to hike, camp, horseback ride, and picnic. Some of amenities on site include restroom facilities, campgrounds, and a picnic pavilion. 

Santos Trailhead and Campground has the best mountain biking experience in Florida! 80 miles of single-track bike trails for all levels of experience. There are built "wooden" features and a Vortex Freeride area built in a former limerock quarry that provide extreme terrains in Florida's flatlands. There are several bike stops along the trails for bike repairs, or refreshments, as well as picnic pavilions, bike wash stations, and restrooms at the top of the track to rest and recoup for the riders. Santos Trailhead and Campground also offers other trails and camping areas leading into the Ocala National Forest. Whether you are looking for a place to take your mountain bike, or just a scenic family outing, the Trailhead and Campground has something for everyone. 

Bike, hike, or horse-back ride and then pop a tent at the Shangri-La Trailhead and Campground! The campgrounds are available year-round - walk amongst tall pines and oaks, following in the steps of the local inhabitants such as whitetail deer and bobcats.

Come for the famous glass-bottom boat rides and explore the submerged ecosystem of one of the largest springs in Florida at Silver Springs State Park - a popular major destination dating back to when guests would arrive by steamship.

Disney's Typhoon Lagoon is a water theme park located at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista in Orlando, Florida. It is one of two operating water parks at the resort and features a Surf Pool and the largest wave pool in North America. 

The exciting new Universal’s Volcano Bay™ water park opened in the Summer of 2017 featuring an all new concept in water parks with a gigantic volcano as it's central theme. The Krakatau™, the mighty Fire and Water Volcano towers 200 feet above the tropical landscape, streaming waterfalls during the day and fiery lava effects at night.

Wet 'n Wild opened in 1977, and is considered to be the first major standalone water park. After 40 years of being one of the top water parks, the park closed on December 31, 2016. Universal Studios purchased the park with plans to renovate. Universal opened Volcano Bay Water park nearby and has not revealed the future for the Wet 'n Wild land. 

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This family business specializes in seafood and is most famous for their crab legs.

Craig Miller's Field House is a step above your average sports bar. Enjoy classics like hamburgers, wings, and nachos while also indulging in more out of the box menu items like the mango mahi mahi. Craig Miller's also offers soups, pizza, salads, and various shellfish options. Accompany your journey through the menu with a drink from their wide selection of craft beers. With over 70 HD TVs, you can truly feel like you're a part of the action. Craig Miller's Field House strives to elevate your dining experience in more ways than one.

The Crayola Experience is a great one to share with your little ones! Geared towards children, they can create their own souvenirs with melted wax, play in the 2-story playground, star in their own coloring page, and even learn how crayons are made in a live show. With only four Crayola Experience stores in the nation, it's definitely worth the look if you're in the Orlando area. It's super easy access in the Florida Mall as it has its own entrance. 

Founded in 1975, the Crealdé School of Art has worked to bring hands-on art experiences to the community and people of Central Florida. It provides comprehensive art instruction, interaction with professional artists, gallery exhibitions, lectures, various activities and events, and outreach programs all in an effort to promote the arts, diversity, and the preservation of cultural heritage. The exhibitions, although changing, all provide some form of education for the visitors to the school, and are free to view. The school also has an outdoor Contemporary Sculpture Garden available for viewing with over 60 pieces of outdoor art and educational panels.

The school offers a variety of classes including painting, drawing, sculpture, ceramics, glass, and photography, and offers several workshops throughout the year for these art mediums as well. For more information or to enroll in a class, visit the Crealdé School's website. For the latest information on events, classes, or inspiration, check out their Facebook.

Producing unique craft beer with excellent taste and consistent quality batch after batch. The brewery has an onsite tap and tasting room featuring flagship brands in addition to many other limited edition, seasonal, and specialty batches.

The Crystal Ballroom Dance Club describes itself as "classy, elite, and upscale" and with a variety of professional, private, and VIP dance classes, we couldn't agree more! A great way to mingle, learn a new skill, relieve stress, and build confidence, the classes offered at the Crystal Ballroom have something for everyone. Ballroom, Swing, Latin, and Social dance classes are all offered and taught by professional instructors. They also offer a free first lesson so you can try it out and see if you'd enjoy it!

Depending on the class you've signed up for, fees will vary. However, the Crystal Ballroom offers alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages at no additional charge during your lesson so you can stay hydrated and have a little fun while you learn. They also offer a VIP membership package as well as lessons for weddings, Quinceañeras, and other social events. You can also book a private party or wedding/reception venue. The Crystal Ballroom Club has something to offer everyone at all skill levels, so be sure to check them out the next time you're looking for something fun and different!

Try authentic Cuban food like Cuban sandwiches, Ropa Vieja, Black Bean Soup, and of course sweet plantains. Located right off 17-92 in Casselberry, stop by for delicious when you're on the run too.

A brewing company in Gainesville that features some core beers brewed in traditional style with the freshest ingredients, using water from a 700ft well which reaches Florida's aquifers, providing some of the cleanest water for their handcrafted brews. 

"Making Pets Feel Good and Loving Every Second of It!" is the philosophy of owner Lourdes who became a pet groomer after wanting to groom her own dog and getting involved in her love of helping pets. Her service aims to provide a stress-free grooming experience that focuses on the needs of the pets first. 

 

Dajen Eats is a cafe that serves healthy Jamaican foods, located inside a gas station.

For anyone interested in the elegant art of dance, listen up. In the Birchwood Center Shoppes of Orlando, Florida resides a place known as DanceItStudio! Here, you can learn from the best of the best, to become the best of the best. DanceItStudio also promises good health and the opportunity to socialize with people just as passionate about dancing as you are. You can participate in formation teams, social events, showcases, and workshops with the best judges and instructors. 

You can also choose to be in a private class or group classes. A private class is 45 minutes to an hour. Your instructor will help you go through techniques, patterns, and musical interpretation exercises. While group classes are the same as private ones, you will be with a group of students learning along with you. So come to DanceItStudio today, where you can dance the day and night away!

Dandelion Communitea Cafe is a beloved organic cafe located in the heart of Orlando, Florida which serves healthy vegetarian food.

This restaurant offers an ethical menu to represent their passion for our planet’s and our individuals’ health. Sometimes it's easy to feel intimidated by a new restaurant, but fear not - the staff can answer any of your questions and will be happy to welcome newcomers. Enjoy some veggie chili on the porch of this 1920s home-turned-cafe for the perfect afternoon delight. Or, choose from one of their daily tea brews!

If you’re in a hurry, be cautious and call ahead; their tea isn’t a secret, so it gets fairly busy during lunch hour.

They only have a few parking spots in their driveway, but street parking is fairly open.

De Azúcar imports quality ingredients from all over the world. From savory sandwiches to sweet pastries and desserts, they serve it all. De Azúcar also hosts baking classes for those who are just as passionate as the owner is about pastries. As if that wasn't enough, this coffeehouse offers breakfast, lunch, and dessert catering.

Dead Lizard Brewing Company is a local micro-brewery located between the Millenia Mall and Universal Studios. For three generations the family has been enjoying and sharing home-brewed craft beer with family and friends, and now are sharing it with you! Their beers are big and bold, yet embodied with subtle and distinct flavors.

They supply to the fanatical craft brew lovers in Central Florida with some of the best beer you’ve had. Anywhere!

Deviant Wolfe is one of just a few craft breweries in historic downtown Sanford. They pride themselves on their community-driven attitude and their signature sours; the energetic vibes exhibited by the companies ownership are nothing short of genuine. Hosting special events such as yoga and run club are just a part of this companies go-getter personality, leaving their beers to speak for themselves—and boy do they have a lot to say!

Dickens Coffee & Tea Room is a tea house that serves breakfast, lunch, and brunch. It specializes in loose leaf tea and an assortment of blended teas. Decorated lavishly, this tea room represents elegance with a touch of simplicity. Dickens Coffee & Tea Room hosts tea parties with Princesses, bridal showers, birthday parties, and more. It also occasionally has special events, so be sure to check out its website!

 

Disney Springs is Walt Disney World's premier shopping and entertainment district. It's a great way to spend a Disney day outside of the parks. It is one of Central Florida's best places to shop, with high end shopping including stores you won't find anywhere else in the state. You can watch the latest movies at the amazing AMC dine in theater. Eat a delicious meal there or at any of Disney Springs' other world class restaurants - there are over 50 to choose from. Go bowling at Splitsville Luxury Lanes or check out the NBA Experience (new in 2019) for a fun way to spend the day. Catch one of your favorite bands performing at The House of Blues, or just enjoy some of the other live music throughout the Springs. With all this and so much more, you can't be bored here no matter how you choose to spend your time.

Disney's Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf Course has two lovely 18-hole mini golf courses. "A Family-Friendly Adventure" is full of whimsical scenes and it's fun for all ages. If you're looking for something a little more challenging yet fun, give "A Thrilling Challenge" a try!

Disney’s Lake Buena Vista Golf Course has hosted the PGA Tour, the LPGA Tour, and USGA events.

Certified by Audubon International as a Cooperative Wildlife Sanctuary and rated an impressive 4 stars by Golf Digest, the 18-hole course was conceived by Joe Lee and most notably features elevated bunkered greens that put a premium on accurate approach shots. Test your skills and fortitude at the demanding 7th hole with its challenging island green.

Named for its majestic magnolia trees, this course features elevated tees, spacious greens, and challenging water hazards. Wide fairways invite you to hit the ball and hit it long, but beware—11 of the 18 holes boast water hazards and 97 bunkers dot the landscape.

Certified by Audubon International as a Cooperative Wildlife Sanctuary and rated 4 stars by Golf Digest, Disney’s Magnolia Golf Course represents a paradise for serious golfers, as well as a thrilling challenge for players at all levels.

Disney’s Oak Trail Golf Course is a beautiful 9-hole course with rolling greens and exciting challenges. Certified by Audubon International as a Cooperative Wildlife Sanctuary. Operated by Arnold Palmer Golf Management and featuring junior tees for younger golfers, this walking course is fun for the whole family.

This 18-hole championship course features shimmering lakes, tropical sands, palm trees, and sloping greens. Disney’s Palm Golf Course is rated 4 stars by Golf Digest and includes 9 holes with water hazards and 59 bunkers—providing plenty of challenges for novices and seasoned pros alike.

DiSTI Corp. focuses on creating high-quality human-machine interfaces and virtual maintenance solutions. Additionally, they produce simulation software from flight simulators to training solutions for multi-industry workers.

District Eat and Play is a family friendly arcade with so much to offer, like special nightly events including karaoke, trivia, bingo, and more. They offer four themed escape rooms, boutique bowling, over fifty arcade games, billiards, and virtual reality. But stay tuned because they plan on adding even more! Whenever you're ready to take a break from all of the excitement of entertainment, sit back and relax in their lounge area, grab a drink from their fully stocked bar, or take a seat in the dining area and enjoy a meal. Come check out what all the buzz is about at District Eat and Play.

While this is a smaller dog park, it still features a pet shower, bench, and even a pet memorial bridge. All for man's best friend!

Dominick's is a neighborhood restaurant focused on bringing homemade, Italian cooking to the people of Winter Springs. Head to Dominick's for a delicious family dinner tucked away in the tree-filled landscape or check out their catering to bring the food to you.

Downtown CREDO is a coffee shop in Orlando that believes in connecting with its creative community. It prides itself on purchasing fresh coffee beans from Guatemala and Nicaragua. Whether you're craving a cup of coffee, tea, hot chocolate, or even an artistic atmosphere, Downtown CREDO has it.

Downtown Farmers Curb Market is located in Downtown Lakeland where the community invites locals for food, live music from a featured local artist, and handmade goods.

Featuring over 60+ vendors Downtown Clermont Farmers Market is the place to go to get handmade items and products from locals on Sunday morning and afternoon.

This is a community park where the whole family can come together at one park and enjoy the day outdoors. It has everything for the whole family including a splash pad and nature path.

The Drunken Monkey Coffee Bar was conceived to fill the need for Orlando to have excellent coffee and food everyone can enjoy. From plant-based choices to coffee sourced through fair trade, The Drunken Monkey is ethical and budget friendly. They also host local events such as stand-up comedy nights and art shows.

Duck Donuts has three locations in Florida and a Jacksonville location on its way. Duck Donuts offers donuts, coffee, sandwiches, and sundaes. Made to order donuts are available and speciality donuts.

DUO58 Community Coffee Bar & Cafe's two primary goals are to serve its customers delicious food and help those in need. This special cafe is partners with Mission of Hope, a nonprofit organization that helps thousands of people in Haiti. DUO58 is also passionate about catering and providing its customers a pleasant experience. For more information about DUO58, visit its website.

Durian Durian Thai Fusion Cuisine focuses on authentic central and northern Thai cuisine. They use only the freshest ingredients to create balanced dishes that are unique and deliciously refreshing. This neighborhood restaurant is in the heart of Lake Nona. With an extensive lunch and dinner menu every adult with be sure to find something they will fall in love with. Their kid's menu offers choices for the adventurous and pickiest of young eaters.

Come to Eagle Ridge Mall for all the classic mall stores and so much more. There are no shortage of fun activities your kids can enjoy while you shop, including a Regal Cinema movie theater and a bowling alley.

There are quite a few attractions here at Easy Street Ocala. Lazer Maze is their newest attraction where when the lights go down, the laser beams pop up to create a maze. Can you make it through the maze without bumping one of the laser beams? Also featured here is a game called Water Wars, which is essentially the ultimate water balloon challenge and whoever is the driest wins. Along with a rock wall, a kid zone, arcade, go karts, and mini golf, it's really easy to spend an entire day here with the family and having fun. 

Echo Base Collectables sells new and vintage toys as well as pins and other collectables. They also have a print shop that can help you with art prints, stickers, and more.

El Buzo Restaurant serves affordable and exquisite Peruvian dishes to the Central Florida area. They primarily serve seafood and steak.

El Inka Grill serves authentic Peruvian cuisine, with emphasis on tradition, flavor, and use of fresh ingredients. They have live music on Fridays and Saturdays starting at 6:30pm. El Inka Grill also has Happy Hour Monday through Friday from 4 to 7pm.

El Potro offers a wide variety of flavorful homemade dishes and is one of Orlando's authentic Mexican restaurants. El Potro owns three locations in Central Florida: Winter Park, Orlando, and Apopka.

The Planetarium at Seminole State College offers a one-of-a-kind experience to every space lover. Come for unique presentations "from traditional star displays and cultural shows that detail the importance of astronomy around the world, to feature presentations that whisk you through the depths of outer space".

Emotions Dance is an organization that is home to one of Central Florida's few professional dance companies. It is also home to a school that trains people of all ages and levels in a wide variety of disciplines.

E.A.R.S., or Endangered Animal Rescue Society of Central Florida, is a refuge for lions, tigers, cougars, bears, and primates.

Enzian is a member supported, non-profit organization which has been a cultural touchstone of Central Florida for over 31 years. Come enjoy alternative cinema, have a glass at the Eden bar, or attend the yearly Florida Film Festival, while having an experience that is simply Enzian.

ESPN is known as the world leader of sports news. Tune in to hear the highlights of sports teams in Orlando, high school sports, and much more. 

Ethos Vegan Kitchen in Winter Park is loved by locals for its vegan food. The restaurant only serves food that is 100% vegan. Menu items can also be made gluten-free or soy-free if needed. 

Factur describes itself as a "member-driven fabrication laboratory, maker, coworking and event space that serves as a creative home in which people work, learn and build a community rooted in science, art and technology." It serves as a warehouse and creative space for a variety of artists and builders. Factur has opportunities to host camps, workshops, coworking spaces, and offers several events and tours. They also have several membership plans in order to get the most out of their space and programs.

In order to find out more about their memberships or to host a camp or workshop of your own, check out their website. To see the latest information about what workshops you can attend or join, follow their Facebook! They've held workshops like wreath building, sewing, and much more!

This Rees Jones designed course offers something for everyone at any skill level. Located in Kissimmee, this course is open to the public, catering to golfers and hosting lots of events they wish to celebrate. Four tees, 5 hazards, and multiple bunkers make this course fun and exciting for the whole family.

Fancy Sushi is a Japanese restaurant that specializes in hand rolls, sashimi, bento boxes, hibachi, and other traditionally-inspired menu options.

Fantasy of Flight might be small, but it's an awesome "museum" to visit if you're in the area of Polk City. It's not exactly a museum, but rather a hanger filled with aircraft. From I-4, there is a big sign that advertises the business but there's also a cool old-fashioned plane that sits on the property for people in passing cars to see a sample of the items that are housed here. The aviation hangar holds a collection of vintage aircraft from a variety of eras, starting with the early 1900s when flying was just starting to take off to World War I and World War II as well as a select few machines from the 1950s.

The hangar can hold up to 25 airplanes at any given time, although they are often switched out with others for regular maintenance and cleaning. There's also a little gift shop to check out for those who would like to have their own little aviation memorabilia. If you're a big fan of flying contraptions and would love to see a little bit history right in front of you, this is a great place to check out as a summer time activity! They do have a limited time schedule in which they are open, so it's recommended to check out their calendar to pick a day that works best for you. Regular business hours are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 11 am to 3 pm from June to July and November to April. 

Located in Kissimmee, Florida, off of John Young Parkway, is Fat Boys' Bar-B-Q. A great option if you're craving some "good old fashioned barbecue", Fat Boys' is a solid local competitor to some larger chain restaurants in the area. Serving Kissimmee since 1972, they've been featured by "Top Brunch Spots" for the best brunch in Kissimmee (yes they do brunch!) and they offer a variety of options including catering, take-out, breakfast, lunch, and dinner. 

Their menu options range as well so there's literally something for anyone! They serve up a variety of omelettes, french toast, and pancakes for breakfast. They offer lunch specials like chicken wings, hamburgers, and sandwiches as well as soup, salad, and appetizers. And as for barbecue, they've got ribs, pork, chicken, steak platters, dinner plates, all you can eat, and more! They've even got a "child & seniors" menu for those who may be a little bit pickier or not quite hungry enough for all you can eat. They occasionally offer specials and daily deals as well, so there's never a reason to go hungry! 

These premium, 100% beef hot dogs will keep you coming back for more. Joey Fatone, former member of NSYNC, started this food truck to share more about who he is and where he came from.  

We specialize in residential sales and property management, from condos to single-family homes to luxury estates and everything in between, helping buyers and sellers in Orlando, Winter Park and surrounding areas for over 35 years. 

Filomena's is a great local pizza place, conveniently located down the street from Seminole State College in Sanford/Lake Mary off 17/92. Come get a slice and a glass of wine.

Welcome to Fin & Fly fishing charters, the top rated charter fishing company in Cocoa Beach Florida. 

We provide full service guided charters along Central Florida’s Space Coast with years of experience and professional quality boats and equipment. So whether you want to chase tailing schools of Redfish on the skinny water flats, or pull big Snook out of the tight mangroves, or venture offshore to chase sailfish, Fin & Fly Charters has what it takes to make your trip a safe and enjoyable experience out on the water.

Offering retirement planning services to help you on the path to financial freedom. 

First Magnitude Brewing Company is located just east of downtown Gainesville, and is an internationally awarded craft brewery committed to crafting excellent beer and being an active and helping member of the community. They have a great list of core beers as well as seasonal releases that are inventive and refreshing. 

FitLife Foods is your stop to pick up on-the-go, pre-prepared, health-conscious meals and snacks. All food at FitLife is made from scratch with 100% all-natural ingredients. With 39 original sauces, 13 spice blends, and over 60 food items to choose from, your taste buds will be on an adventure. Go from pumpkin french toast in the morning, to Bayou shrimp and grits at night, topped off with their Fit Fudge Brownie for dessert. Healthy and delicious is what FitLife Foods is all about. They also offer delivery and a free one-on-one health and wellness training program.

Flame Kabob is a family-owned restaurant serving authentic Mediterranean food. Dishes include delicacies from the Middle East, Lebanon, and Morocco. With food prepared from fresh ingredients, Flame Kabob strives to provide a delightful dining experience to each customer. The menu consists of traditional dishes such as Kafta Kabab and Lamb Couscous. You can also indulge in their selection of sandwiches, salads, and fish dishes, all with flavors of the Mediterranean.

Flippers Pizzeria is a pizza and Italian restaurant that prides itself on bringing you an elevated pizza experience. Every pizza is made with fresh dough, all-natural meats, and hand-picked spices, all baked at 600 degrees in a brick oven. The all-natural ingredients can be found throughout the Flippers menu. In addition to pizza, Flippers offers an assortment of pasta dishes, calzones, sandwiches, breadsticks, and salads. Dine-in, carry-out, and delivery are available options at all Flippers locations.

Florida Glass House is a studio offering glass workshops and classes for people wanting to learn this unique art form. Classes are offered as private lessons, workshops, private parties, and even date nights for people wanting to learn it as a hobby or to take it further as a career. Pieces range from simple structures to objects like mini terrariums to small holiday sculptures. Glass blowing is a unique and fun art form, which makes Florida Glass House the perfect place for an intimate and creative date night, a way to learn a new and interesting skill or hobby, or just for a fun and different activity to do. Specific projects and activities vary depending on the class and your skill level.

Be sure to follow them on Facebook for the latest information, events, and updates, and then head over to their website to learn more about them and schedule an appointment.
 

Florida Polytechnic University was established in 2012 in Lakeland as a university of engineering and technology dedicated to science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

 

Florida Symphony Youth Orchestras offers several different auditioned orchestras for students between the ages of 7 and 20 who are serious about their instruments. They offer many opportunities for students to improve as musicians as well as many opportunities for them to perform for the community.

FM 101.9 strives to offer real alternative music with songs that you won't hear on other radio stations. Mel is on the air Monday - Friday from 10am - 3pm. James starts his hosting at 3pm and is an award winning producer. 

On this radio station you will hear daily sport knowledge and insights. They cover UCF Athletics, The Tampa Bay Bucs, Orlando City SC, and Magic Drive Time.

Footaction USA caters to the people who need to find a new pair kicks. They have shoes for men, women, and kids, plus a few accessories like socks and shoelaces to go with the new shoes. Footaction USA is always located in malls or other shopping centers throughout the state. 

Their motto is 'Farm-to-table and farm-to-glass' and that's what they aim to do here. They use sustainable energy to create new wines, and they are just 1.5 miles away from Disney!

Foxtail Coffee serves responsibly roasted coffee beans. They uphold quality and ethical standards by working with farmers world-wide who pay fair wages and are environmentally friendly. Check out one of their 4 locations in Orlando, Florida.

The best tacos on this side of the Mississippi! This food truck features a variety of authentic Mexican dishes. 

Fresco Cucina Italiana is a family-owned and operated Italian restaurant in Orlando. Each dish has that homemade feeling and is made with fresh, all-natural ingredients. They offer classic Italian pasta dishes such as lasagna, baked ziti, and eggplant parmigiana. Fresco also has an extensive pizza menu. All pizzas are made in their wood oven with homemade dough and sauce. Try any one of their soups, salads, or paninis as well. If you're in the mood for more than pasta, there's also chicken, salmon, shrimp, and veal options on the menu.

A Gospel music radio station under Z Ministries a Christian station, home of Z 88.3. Listen to this FM radio to worship and praise during any time of day. 

 

Captain Dean Puller (AKA Captain Gator) has been bass fishing Central Florida waters for over 25 years. He can and will put you on the fish. Check out some of the pictures on his website to get a feel as to how good of a captain he is. 

 

Gods & Monsters is the place to be for nerds of every fandom. They have collectables, comic books, and more in lots of different categories. It's also a great place to host an event, with opportunities for social gaming and cosplay.

Gratitude Coffee acquires its ingredients from suppliers within the community and turns them into a mouthwatering dream. This intimate cafe provides countless books to read while sipping on a hot or cold beverage or chewing on a pastry! Gratitude Coffee also sells numerous coffee related memorabilia. 

The Greenery Creamery is an ice cream shop located in downtown Orlando. Vegan ice cream options are available and regular ice cream is made from the milk of local-raised cattle. 

Grillers offers the best Caribbean flavors using Latin and American grilling techniques. #WeGrillYouChill

This will be a dining destination for you and your love ones. The grilled tuna is phenomenal, as is the cheesy bread appetizer. Come for the crab legs, have some lobster, and take in the ocean or lakeside view. This will be the spot any and all days of the week.

Gringos Locos is a Mexican restaurant with five locations in the Orlando area. With some of the most cleverly named menu items, customers are able to customize meals in a variety of ways. Always fresh, always delicious, ask them about their happy hour specials for some very well-priced Mexican cuisine. 

Your back-porch bar. Your after-work bee-line. Your homebrew away from home. There’s always something going on, and community camaraderie is always on tap. 

Growler USA is a franchise that specializes in the proper preservation of craft beers brought to consumers from some of the best breweries around the world. There are two locations in Florida, Clermont and Miami. The Clermont location features over 100 craft beers and a full food menu. 

The beer selection, laid back environment, and hospitality make them one of Orlando’s ultimate taproom bars to kick back and enjoy quality craft beer.

Founded in 2007, the Hannibal Square Heritage Center is a tribute to the past, present, and future contributions of the African American community in Winter Park, Florida. They host a permanent exhibition of over 100 pieces that document the lives, experiences, and contributions of African American society from the Emancipation Proclamation and the 20th century. Working together with the Crealdé School of Art, the Heritage Center works to promote outreach, inclusivity, awareness, cultural preservation, and diversity.

Hannibal Square Heritage Center has something to offer everyone. A permanent gallery featuring the Winter Park community, rotating exhibitions from local and nationally recognized artists, art classes and workshops, outreach programs focusing on heritage and culture, and various other educational programs. Currently, admission for the Heritage Center is free for everyone and classes are offered at various price points. Check out their website for more information or to learn how to register today!

Looking for an impressive outdoor landmark to visit? If so, then come take a look at Harry P. Leu Gardens. Experience up to 50 acres of botanical beauty and learn something new about plants. Guests can come by to enjoy different events such as movies, plant sales, and music concerts. The gardens are also handicap accessible, with wheelchairs available in the Welcome Center.

You can also have weddings, birthdays, and anniversaries here, a beautiful place for important events. Not only that, but service animals are permitted in the Gardens. With a vast array of plant life to see and learn about, it no wonder people would come by these incredible gardens. So come to Harry P. Leu Gardens, where gardens come to life.

Looking to play mini golf in a relaxing tropical setting? Hawaiian Rumble Adventure Golf is the perfect place. With a beautiful golf course surrounded by swaying palms and dramatic waterfalls, you'll feel as if you're on vacation!

Nestled in Lake Buena Vista is the fabulous Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Resort where guests can experience beautiful Florida scenery. Hemingway's restaurant (located inside the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress Hotel) features an amazing menu of seafood, steak, and beverages that is sure to give anyone their money’s worth. 

Henscratch Farms Vineyard and Winery is home to award winning muscadine and scuppernong wines, seasonal strawberries, and free-range chickens. There is also an option to pick grapes and strawberries when you visit the winery.

This is a great County found in South Central Florida that has lots of options for finding outdoor activities for you and your family. Take a hike, dive for a foul ball, and take your board out to Highlands to have a great afternoon in the Florida breeze.

Offering locally roasted beans and locally baked goods, Hillcrest is a growing addition to the best of Lakeland coffee. Hillcrest Coffee features a homey atmosphere and a beautiful patio to enjoy the caffeine classics. 

Hollerbach's Willow Tree Cafe is an authentic German restaurant on 1st St. in downtown Sanford equipped with traditional German cuisine, premium imported German beers, and live folk singers performing every weekend. Draft beer selections range in size from .3 Liter all the way up to their 3 Liter das boot, so be sure to bring some friends to help you enjoy an exciting night full of tradition and laughter. 

This mini golf course is inspired by the 1950s era. As guests enter a classic drive-in theater box office area they can choose from either a "single-feature" (18 holes) or a "double-feature" (36 holes).

Horizon West Theater Company is a community theater group located in Windermere, Florida. Their mission is to support and encourage performers and volunteers with creating quality work and participation in theater production and education. Created in 2018, not only has the HWTC brought community theater to the area--it's also brought a sense of community and involvement. 

Their previous performances include The Music Man, You're a Good Man Charlie Brown, and Almost, Maine. They offer acting classes and membership to the company via the Board of Directors, Executive Directors, or Artistic Directors, as well as involvement in the shows through performing or front of house. Check out their website for more information on getting involved and check out their Facebook for the latest updates and information.

A Hip Hop genre under the Christian radio station, Z 88.3 FM. These positive hits can be stream online or on the app. 

At Hot Krust Panini Kitchen, you get paninis, wraps, and salads, all freshly made to order. Choose from chicken, turkey, beef, veggie, or seafood for your panini. They also offer burger paninis, or "burgerinis." Want more? Hot Krust also offers wings and gourmet soups. With gluten free, halal, and vegan options, there is something for everyone at Hot Krust. Catering is also available for your events.

Hot Pots is a pottery painting studio located in Sanford, Florida, that is the perfect get together for kids and adults of all ages. It works on an individual basis where you get to pick your pottery piece and paint it however you want! Pieces range in price and size and include bowls, dishes, mugs, banks, figurines, and much more. Hot Pots is great for a group activity, especially for kids and families, but is also great for a date night or team building--you can rent the place for a private party as well.

Follow their Facebook page for the most up to date information, upcoming classes and events, and for ideas for your own project!

Come to Hotto Potto and try deliciously fresh Chinese fare. You can have a prepared meal or try the main draw, the Chinese hot pots, which are soup pots for guests cook their own food right in front of them. The make your own sauces, the delicious and numerous options for dinner and dessert, and the unique atmosphere will quickly make Hotto Potto a frequent favorite.

Hourglass Brewing is a brewery that focuses on natural ingredients and unique flavors. They have a large taproom decorated with nostalgic and geeky decor and work by local artists. Here you will find lots of tabletop and console games that you can play while drinking your beer. Check out their website for special events.

House of Blues, Orlando is a concert venue and restaurant in Disney Springs. The concert venue attracts top touring artists from around the world to perform. The restaurant serves a delicious southern-inspired menu. They are also available to rent for private events and meetings.

Howell Branch Preserve has a playground for kids but the entirety of the park is fitness based for adults. Sitting on a little more than ten acres of land, Howell Branch Preserve has a walkway for adults who want to exercise. There are even little exercise stations throughout the park to use freely. 

Vegan cuisine with middle eastern inspired foods. 

Huey Magoo’s is a chicken tender restaurant started in Central Florida by two former Wingstop executives. Get affordable and family-friendly meals at locations spreading throughout Florida.

Hutchinson Farm Winery was a dream for its founders for years. They want to share with consumers wine from their local farm and the experience they had over the years in the business. 

The I-Ride Trolley is a trolley service servicing the I-Drive area and Universal Boulevard. Tickets are decently priced, and are available for one ride, and daily or weekly unlimited passes so you can ride and transfer lines all day. It's a great way to see all the attractions in the area and a great way to get from one area of I-Drive to another quickly and easily. Take a break from walking in the Florida heat and ride the trolley down I-Drive!

Iam50million is a social group that teaches personal development and does charity work. The group offers a variety of ongoing events to attend like movie nights, social walks, and the ever popular Improv development class. There is something going on almost every day and more people joining all the time. Come hang out with this enriching and welcoming group of people.

Check out their vibrant facebook to connect with their active members: https://www.facebook.com/iam50million/

Indulge yourself with French cuisine at iCafe Dé Paris. Located in Orlando, this cafe's primary objective is to share authentic French treats and coffee with its customers. iCafe Dé Paris serves many kinds of coffee including Turkish Coffee and Affogato. For dessert, they carry French Macarons, Cheesecakes, Kunefe, and much more.

The IceHouse Theater is a community theater in Mount Dora that has been putting on shows since 1949. The current theater they perform in was completed in 1958. They preform many shows on their main stage including both shows and musicals. They also have a youth theater program for kids and teens of all ages.

Icon Orlando, previously known as the Orlando Eye, is a giant Ferris wheel that resides in the city of Orlando. Standing at 400 feet, this ride will take guests up and around to see the sights that Orlando has to offer. After purchasing tickets, guests can have their pictures taken if they choose and those will be available for purchase at the end of the ride. Visitors have to be careful when crossing the threshold into the little air conditioned bubble of the Ferris wheel but the employees are there to help you if needed. Be sure to take a camera to take photos of the beautiful scenery!

Icon Park is essentially a downtown area of I-Drive. It offers attractions like the Wheel at Icon Park, the Orlando StarFlyer, and several indoor attractions like Madame Tussauds and the SEALife Aquarium. It also conveniently has several dining and shopping locations as well. Shake Shack, Buffalo Wild Wings, and Outback are some of the chain restaurants at Icon Park but they also have several smaller and locally owned eateries available. Be sure to check out the Sugar Factory or Ben and Jerry's for some sweet treats afterwards!

Icon Park is a great place to spend the day, have a date night, or just grab a bite to eat. With so many attractions and dining options in one place, it's easy to make a whole day out of Icon Park alone. Be sure to check them out the next time you're in the area!

Infusion Tea is an Orlando-based tea cafe with a light and fun ambiance. They serve tea, salads, tacos, sandwiches, paninis, pizzas, and more! Infusion Tea offers event catering as well as regular delivery to those who are craving their food but don't have the time to drive over. If you love their menu options and environment, they also offer event bookings for birthday parties. 

Inner Compass is a craft brewing company located in the heart of historic downtown Sanford. It has an always rotating list of Florida taps that range from their own label to rare releases from all over the state. The location comes equipped with a massive outdoor space fit to host any group of friends, and is of course, pet friendly. Join them for special events such as stand-up comedy every third Friday of the month, or follow your own inner compass and enjoy some of their unique crafts beers. 

Insomnia Cookies offers tasty cookies and ice cream in the Orlando area. With two locations, delivery, and late night hours Insomnia Cookies is one of the most popular spots for college students.  

iPanic Escape Room is an amusement center located in Lakeland, FL, right inside the Lakeland Square Mall. They currently feature four different escape rooms with varying difficulty and occupancy size. Solve puzzles, find the clues and hidden keys, and advance to the next step on your escape in 60 minutes. They can currently fit up to forty people at once when divided among the four rooms, but for even larger events, they provide a mobile unit, which is an escape room that they bring and cater to you for up to seventy five people at once. 

The Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company in Orlando is a craft brewery and tasting room that offers different types of brews. Private events can be held on location. There are year round brews as well as special releases.

Few people know that the prolific author, Jack Kerouac spent a short time living in the College Park region of Orlando when On The Road was published. It was here that he wrote Dharma Bums. The house is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Today it is home to the Kerouac Project, a program that offers residency to writers working on their own projects. The house is not available to tour due to the residency programs, but check out the website for special events that allow you access.

Jack Lampman Antiques is owned and operated by Jack Lampman himself. He searches central Florida for unique and valuable items and sells them at a fair price. His shop features jewelry, watches, pottery, and more. Make sure to contact the shop through their website or call Jack directly as their store is open by appointment only. 

Jay Blanchard Park houses a bunch of activities for people of all ages to partake in. There's a playground for the younger kids, plenty of grassy areas for the older kids to play a game of soccer, pavilions for family get togethers, tennis courts, and a paved eight mile road for walkers, joggers, runners, bikers, and even those who want to roller blade. 

A service-disabled, veteran-owned company that produces military training solutions using 3D modeling and simulation software. These military training solutions go on to train personnel from soldiers to sailors about how to repair or use military technology.

Joysticks Arcade Lounge and Retro Bar is one of the coolest and most unique way to spend some time. It has a nerd-friendly atmosphere with tons of unique furniture and classic arcade games. You can order from a list of spectacularly themed specialty drinks and shots.

Juniper Springs Recreation area is a part of the Ocala National Forest. The sparkling springs that reside here are a beautiful crystal clear blue and the perfect temperature for swimming. Along with the springs there is a campground for visitors who wish to stay a few days and nature trails that can be used to walk or hike. 

Stay up to date on the newest country music by listening to K92.3 FM! Obie & Ashley are on the air weekday mornings!

Kadence provides an exceptional one of a kind experience, this is the place where food becomes an art. Kadence is well known for its multi-course tasting menu and its secret menu sake bar. The restaurant requires a reservation and the Omakase (Japanese phrase that means 'I will leave it up to you') experience is surely unforgettable. The provided dishes mainly revolve around the highest quality selection of seasonal fish, which are prepared by the chefs right in front of the guests.

Kappy's is one of the Orlando area's favorite eating spots. A great 50's style diner with towering floats and mouth watering Philly Cheese Steaks. Stop by Kappy's on the way to Orlando, or come to Orlando just to stop at Kappy's. You'll find out why its been a staple of Central Florida eating since 1967.

Keel & Curley Winery is a unique winery that makes a blueberry wine from end of crop blueberries. Keel was a farmer and wanted to find a way to use these fruits after the end of the season. Making three different blueberry wines and several Fusion wines, Keel & Curley Winery is ranked one of Florida's best.

When dealing with Florida's heat (always), this family owned business will hit the spot. Kelly started scooping ice cream as a part-time job, but years later it inspired her to generate her own dairy creations. Kelly, her husband, and her daughter started serving these treats from a food truck. Now they have two additional store fronts and event catering options. Head on over to Audubon Park or Lancaster Park to check it out.

Come in and try some great Korean food. Located near the main UCF campus, prepare for some great staples of Korean cuisine with friendly service.

Come in and order out for some great, order only Korean food in the heart of Orlando. 

King Cajun Crawfish is a a taste of Louisiana with a twist. Founded in 2010, this crawfish restaurant mixes classic Louisiana dishes with Vietnamese flavors. They call it Viet-Cajun. Try classics like gumbo, jambalaya, and Po' Boys. Or explore the ocean with their assortment of shellfish and fish options. Crab, mussels, shrimp, oysters, and catfish can all be found on the menu at King Cajun. They also offer chicken wings and salads. Make sure to try their famous Shabang sauce with your meal.

This is the place where community comes together once a week and shares locally made items and produce. This reoccurring event happens every Tuesday.

Come visit the very first Korean restaurant in Florida. Hot soup dishes, Korean barbeque, and of course kimchi are all served here with the finest quality and plenty of side dishes.

Kraft Azalea Garden is a beautifully tranquil place for a leisurely stroll with a loved one and/or four legged friends. Sitting next to Lake Maitland, the views from this garden are spectacular and it makes for a peaceful afternoon. 

Krungthep Tea Time is a tea room and sandwich shop that aims to put a Thai twist on its menu options and create a comfortable atmosphere. Besides regular tea and Thai-inspired sandwiches, they also serve sweet and sugary drinks and desserts such as coconut ice cream, a cold glass of lemonade, and tea flavored ice cream. Krungthep Tea Time prides themselves on satisfying their customers with their food, drinks, and a pleasant tea room to unwind or hang out with friends.

Krungthep is the Thai name for Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, and this tea room brings the incredible flavors of Thailand right to your table. The eatery is tucked away between the busy streets of Winter Park, bringing Thai cuisine and aromatic teas together with a twist. The menu has over 20 tea combinations that can be served hot or iced, fusion “Naked” sandwiches, and mile-high desserts for a crowd-pleasing snack bursting with flavor. Add a little excitement to your afternoon and transport yourself to Thailand with the exotic flavors waiting for you at Krungthep Tea Time.

Come by and try great Colombian food and drink at a great price.

A variety of empanadas! From savory, spicy, to sweet empanada recipes!

PACE is for christian homeschooling families in central Florida. We care about each other and share our lives...online or face-to-face...as we seek to glorify our Lord Jesus Christ by homeschooling our children. We are passionate for Jesus and have a desire to grow in faith. We share opinions and recipes, homeschooling tips and theology, prayer requests and personal experience.

Phoenix Tears productions is one of the shining pillars in interactive theatre. Every month they perform a series of short plays written by local writers and cast from local actors and directors. These shows usually only last a couple minutes, but every show has multiple performances, sometimes with a special local musician to spice things up.

Alongside this, they perform interactive, audience participation plays, where the audience quite literally becomes a part of the production. An audience member may walk directly up to an actor and ask them questions, and they will find out new information that nobody else knows. Every one of their interactive shows features a main character who is murdered, then the audience has to decide who did it. 

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