Tag Archives: Orlando Florida

June 22

The Americas Cake & Sugarcraft Fair | Sept. 18 – 20, 2015

The Orange County Convention Center and Satin Ice will play host to hundreds of confectioners and lovers of sweets, Sept. 18 – 20. The event will offer up cake competitions, a sugar fashion show, live prsentations and celebrity culinary guests, including TLC’s Cake Boss, cake artist Buddy Valastro. Valastro will soon unveil his first Orlando Bakery, […]

June 21

Miss Southern States Comedy Queen | July 7, 2015

March 15

Florida Film Festival | April 10 – 19, 2015

The 24th annual Florida Film Festival will take place in Central Florida, at The Enzian Theatre, on April 10-19, 2015. This annual Florida epic event includes indie films & celebrity guests. Last year’s guests included Susan Sarandon, Giancarlo Esposito, Shawn Christensen, and Paul Sorvino.  The 2015 film schedule will be available March 18. Click here […]

February 22

Spooky Empire – May-Hem | May 15 – 17, 2015

Spooky Empire has quickly become one of the most respected horror event promotions companies in the United States, bringing to life two of the most popular horror conventions in the nation, with fans attending from all over the world. Just when you think the show can’t be topped, Spooky Empire brings it bigger and better […]

September 09

One Hot Minute With… Colby Keller

For more than 10 years, Colby Keller has been the star of fantasies for many a gay man. Most know of his work on-screen, but most may not realize that art is his true passion. While attending Maryland Institute College of Art for his graduate degree, Keller began doing porn to support his art. From […]

September 03

Enter to win ‘Goddess’ from BANKS!

GODDESS, the debut album from the critically-lauded songstress BANKS, featuring “Beggin For Thread” and “Waiting Game” is Available September 9: http://smarturl.it/BANKS_iTunesDLX For your chance to win a copy, Comment below with “I’m begging for thread.” Winners will be chosen at random, Friday, September 12 at 12pmET. Check out http://www.hernameisbanks.com/shows for more upcoming U.S. tour dates http://www.facebook.com/hernameisbanks […]

August 28

The Daily City Pop-Up Shop | Sept. 3 – 7, 2014

TheDailyCity.com presents the 2nd Annual Pop-Up Shop. This innovative retail concept, which will open Sept. 3 at the SODO shopping plaza, offers products designed by 30 of the most creative local brands. Mark Baratelli, the visionary behind Daily City won an Orlando Weekly Editors Pick for “Best Pop Up Shop in Orlando” this past year. […]

August 20

Fashionista! – a benefit for Hope & Help | August 16, 2014

Parliament House played host to this fierce fashion show featuring local designers & models. All proceeds went to Hope & Help Center of Central Florida, which serves those in the Central Florida community affected by HIV/AIDS.

August 02

Nicholas Brendon Talks LGBT fans, Buffy and CONjure in Orlando

Nicholas Brendon, best known for his role as quirky, loveable member of the Scooby Gang “Xander Harris” on the series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, which ran for seven seasons. Though the allure of the show was it’s title powerhouse, Buffy, it was the supporting characters and their interactions with one another that was tantamount to […]

July 31

After 20 Years, MyOptics, Inc. Closes

Earlier this month, MyOptics, Inc., the designer eyewear boutique, officially closed its doors. On July 3,  exactly 20 years to the day they opened their original location on Orange Avenue. The closing comes with their lease end July 31 and after some personal setbacks in co-owner Peases’s life. He says that he will probably take […]