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2019 Arts & Entertainment Season Preview

In honor of the Orlando Science Center’s upcoming Pompeii exhibit, we drafted a roving Roman as a tour guide to the 2019-2020 arts season. A tribute to an ancient city that was frozen in time highlights a red-hot Central Florida cultural season. Fear not: We’re here with our arts season guide to keep you grounded.

Best of ORL 2019

Our readers have spoken and selected the crème de la crème in dozens of categories, from breweries to bands, community leaders to art galleries, pet-friendly eateries to summer camps. A special shout-out goes to our beloved Lake Eola swans. Check out tidbits about the feathered residents throughout the section.

Nile: Ethiopian Excellence

The flavors at Nile, a 13-year mainstay of I-Drive, remains a dazzling discovery, with beef, chicken and vegetable dishes enhanced by otherworldly spices.

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Annual Plein Air Paint Out and Exhibit @ Mount Dora Center for the Arts
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Annual Plein Air Paint Out and Exhibit @ Mount Dora Center for the Arts | Mount Dora | Florida | United States
10:00 am
Plein Air” is French for painting out-of-doors. For one week in November MDCA hosts a plein air paint out which brings artists from all over the area to Mount Dora to paint the scenic lakefront and quaint cottages. The work from the Paint Out is exhibited and awards are given for the top three works. Opening reception: November 8th, 2019 6-8...
Nov 12 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
New exhibition at the Modernism Museum-- Space Oddities: The Sequel @ Modernism Museum Mount Dora | Mount Dora | Florida | United States
10:00 am
The Modernism Museum Mount Dora is pleased to announce its new exhibition, Space Oddities: The Sequel. The exhibition opens on Tuesday, July 9th and will run until mid-2020. Space Oddities: The Sequel expands upon the Modernism Museum’s exhibition of mind-bending Post-Modern designs created by the radical 1980s design collective known as Memphis. This exhibit features hundreds of new Memphis design...
Restorative Yoga with Jen Larsen @ Southwest Branch Library
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Restorative Yoga with Jen Larsen @ Southwest Branch Library | | |
6:00 pm
Focus on slow, intentional movement and deep breathing with restorative and gentle yoga. For all experience levels. Taught by Jen Larsen of Innerglow Wellness. Registration required. Ages 15 and up. Sponsor: OCLS
Self Development Workshop @ Orlando Public Library
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Self Development Workshop @ Orlando Public Library | | |
6:00 pm
Get together with others in our community who want to improve themselves. Learn how to utilize the power of a “mastermind” to focus on one purpose, “growth.” Sponsor: OCLS
Annual Plein Air Paint Out and Exhibit @ Mount Dora Center for the Arts
Nov 13 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Annual Plein Air Paint Out and Exhibit @ Mount Dora Center for the Arts | Mount Dora | Florida | United States
10:00 am
Plein Air” is French for painting out-of-doors. For one week in November MDCA hosts a plein air paint out which brings artists from all over the area to Mount Dora to paint the scenic lakefront and quaint cottages. The work from the Paint Out is exhibited and awards are given for the top three works. Opening reception: November 8th, 2019 6-8...

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Guides & Resources

Twelve Days of Holiday Gifts: An Orlando Guide

On the first day of… Okay, okay, we won’t sing the whole song, but we will give you 12 ways to shop this season. No matter who is on your list, our gift guide has all of your bases covered—with yummy food items, lush plants, the latest in tech, holiday fashions, spa finds and more. The only thing missing is an actual partridge.

2019 Premier Veterinarians

The 2019 Central Florida List is OUT! Each year Orlando Magazine publishes the Premier Veterinarians List. Take a look at the full list now.

Retirement Living 2019

This feature highlights several great retirement communities that Central Florida has to offer.

Great Getaways

Fall is finally on its way and now is the perfect time to plan your getaway. Check out some of these great deals and special destinations just a short drive from Orlando. Call or click and get packing for fall fun in the Florida sun.