| Aug 21, 2013
| 3:14 PM
It's time once again for the Red Chair Affair, presented by the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Central Florida. That means summer is truly on the way out, and the arts season is about to kick into high gear.
Why "Red Chair" Affair? Because traditionally,...
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:30 AM
In a truly dark sky, meteors scorch the blackness every few minutes, satellites race by in all directions and the dazzling Milky Way appears as an electrified cloud.
None of those things is visible from Orlando because its urban lighting smudges the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:41 AM
Two dozen arts and cultural organizations received cultural tourism grants from Orange County this week. In total, $1,870,171 was given out by the Orange County Arts & Cultural Affairs office.
The money is geared toward programs and projects that will...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:52 AM
WHAT: Orlando Science Center will dedicate its monument to the Red Tail pilots of the Tuskegee Airmen on Monday and celebrate the veterans with activities throughout the weekend. The dedication of the 12-foot spire (pictured is a photo illustration)...
| Jul 8, 2013
Check out festivals and events in September across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County
Aug. 29-31: Central Florida Film...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 12:16 PM
Orlando Science Center is presenting a limited run of National Geographic Movies' "The Last Lions" this weekend.
The movie, set in Botswana, follows a lionness's challenge in protecting her young. It takes place in an area that's one of the last...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The Cosmic Golf Challenge, a fundraiser for the Orlando Science Center, is set to tee off at the Grand Cypress Golf Club on March 28.
The format is an 18-hole, four-person scramble tournament, open to the public in sets of corporate teams or...
| May 6, 2013
| 10:10 AM
The Orlando Science Center is planning a monument-groundbreaking event that will honor Red Tail pilots of the Tuskegee Airmen at 2 p.m. Tuesday.
Three Red Tail pilots from World War II are scheduled to be in attendance. Leo Gray, George Hardy and Hiram...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 4:47 PM
Kennedy Space Center mission manager Charles “Chuck” Tatro will discuss the upcoming Mars rover landing during a session at the Orlando Science Center on Saturday. The rover, named Curiousity, is scheduled to land on Aug. 6. Tatro will lead...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 4:53 PM
Florida-based storm chaser / writer / photographer Chris Kridler will share her experiences in the field during two sessions at Orlando Science Center on Saturday. Kridler, who lives in Brevard County, has worked as a reporter and editor at Florida Today,...
| Aug 29, 2012
| 4:48 PM
Nacho Rodriguez Bach, the man behind the “Play” exhibit currently showing at Orlando Science Center, will give a walkthrough of the exhibit during a visit at the science center on Saturday. Rodriguez, known as an electronic media artist,...