| Sep 1, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Surf Expo, Thursday-Saturday, Orange County Convention Center, 20,000. Not open to the public.
Imprinted Sportswear Show, Thursday-Saturday, Orange County Convention Center, 2,000. Not open to the public.
Orlando Fall Home and Garden Show,...
| Aug 29, 2014
CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY DANCE
The company holds performances at the John & Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St., Orlando; Trinity Preparatory School, 5700 Trinity Prep Lane, Winter Park; and The Center for Contemporary Dance, 3580 Aloma...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Central Florida Ballet's public programs are highlighted by its annual production of "The Nutcracker" and the World Ballet Competition, which ends with the All Stars of Dance program, featuring the best of the best.
For more information about the...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 2:06 PM
Construction crews are wrapping up demolition for Orange County Convention Center’s $55 million renovation.
Dumpsters full of 1980s décor and fixtures are now being carted out. Coming soon is a more contemporary ballroom at the northern end of the...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 2:15 PM
I'm having a serious case of deja vu.
Orange County's school district is asking voters to approve a sales tax to fix up old schools.
They are buying billboards and sending voters mail pushing the catchy "Change 4 Kids" slogan.
They've trotted out...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 10:59 AM
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting, Thursday-Saturday, Orange County Convention Center, 1,500. Not open to the public.
Opal Network Alliance Women's Conference and Expo, Friday, Daytona Beach Ocean...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Riding the crest of an improving economy, boat sales are up in Central Florida and across the state, dealers and customers say.
"All of the scare of the economy is wearing off," said Manny Messegeur of Winter Park, who recently bought a second boat....
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: new website; teen's death; weekend weather and more.
1. We unveiled our new website this morning. The new website features an easier to use design that works on all platforms: desktop computers,...
| Sep 14, 2014
The new Harry's Poolside Bar & Grill at the Rosen Centre Hotel is one of the few resort poolside restaurants open to the public, not just resort guests. With a casual ambience and tropical flavors, the restaurant is a welcome addition to the International...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:35 AM
MegaCon 2014 is officially open, so that means Lara Croft, Spider-Man and a gaggle of Minecraft characters are roaming around the Orange County Convention Center this afternoon.
Hundreds of costumed characters from the world of sci-fi, video games...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In the battle for tourists, Los Angeles is losing ground to rivals Orlando, Fla., New York, and Chicago.
L.A. County has broken its own record for annual visitors three years in a row — thanks to a rebounding economy, sunny California weather...