40+ Best Things to do in Orlando in July: Events and More!

4th of July in Orlando: 10 Best Fireworks Shows and Events

Let patriotic love explode this 4th of July in Orlando while celebrating our nation’s freedom and independence. What better way to commemorate the festive holiday than in grand fashion? We’ve brought you a smorgasbord of events from ticketed VIP parties…

Read more Read more - 4th of July in Orlando: 10 Best Fireworks Shows and Events

A Perfect Day at Historic Cocoa Village + Rockledge Gardens

Have you ever had the perfect Florida day? There’s something so remarkable about a day spent exploring a Florida destination you haven’t been to before. On our first visit my husband, son, and I fell in love with a special…

Read more Read more - A Perfect Day at Historic Cocoa Village + Rockledge Gardens

Fun Date Idea: PopStroke Waterford Lakes Orlando

Tired of the same old date ideas?  Orlando’s newest attraction is a fun activity with good eats, drinks, outdoor games, and miniature golf. PopStroke Orlando is just what you’re looking for. And with it being an expertly designed putt putt…

Read more Read more - Fun Date Idea: PopStroke Waterford Lakes Orlando

A Date Day Trip to Historic Downtown Clermont

If you’ve ever found yourself in Clermont you’ve probably discovered what Clermont residents already know: Historic Downtown Clermont is a delightfully charming city not to be overlooked. With a $22 million master plan to reach completion this year, two craft…

Read more Read more - A Date Day Trip to Historic Downtown Clermont

Alcohol Free Bars and Other Sober Date Ideas to Set Your Spirits Free

Maybe you made the choice to quit drinking as growing movements like Dry January–a post-holiday month of sobriety to begin the new year–gain momentum. And now as summer is here many people are looking for ways to be more healthful,…

Read more Read more - Alcohol Free Bars and Other Sober Date Ideas to Set Your Spirits Free

25 Things to Do in Downtown Lakeland that are Worth the Drive

Lakeland may be the last place you think of when it comes to art and foodie-fare, but this walkable downtown is full of surprises. From art installations to street festivals, craft beer to top-notch restaurants, and the only drive-in movie…

Read more Read more - 25 Things to Do in Downtown Lakeland that are Worth the Drive

25+ Things to do for 4th of July Weekend in Orlando

With summertime here, there is so much to do in Orlando. And 4th of July Weekend has no shortage of fun. There’s no better way to spark fireworks with your date than to go and watch the real thing! Head…

Read more Read more - 25+ Things to do for 4th of July Weekend in Orlando

Where to Watch Outdoor Movies in Orlando: Year-Round Guide

Some of our favorite date nights happen outdoors thanks to Florida’s perfect weather – albeit summer’s oppressive heat may be an exception. There’s something particularly intimate about laying under the night sky with your loved one. We’ve compiled a list…

Read more Read more - Where to Watch Outdoor Movies in Orlando: Year-Round Guide

7 Unique Airbnb in Orlando Rentals to Spark Romance

Sometimes you just need to get away, but may not have the time or funds to travel far. While you may assume you need to travel hundreds or thousands of miles away to experience something exciting and unique, the truth…

Read more Read more - 7 Unique Airbnb in Orlando Rentals to Spark Romance

10 Best Places to Dine with Orlando Sunset Views

Sunsets make us swoon. Being landlocked, we Orlandonians don’t get the pleasure of watching the ocean slowly swallow the sun. We’d have to travel to our lovely Gulf Coast for that unrivaled vista. But on clear nights, our local sunsets can…

Read more Read more - 10 Best Places to Dine with Orlando Sunset Views

The Best Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day in Orlando

On Sunday, June 19, 2022 it’s time to celebrate dad. Whether you’re honoring your father, your partner, or a fatherly figure in your life, there are plenty of ways to celebrate Father’s Day in Orlando. We’ve got plenty of ideas…

Read more Read more - The Best Ways to Celebrate Father’s Day in Orlando

7 Awesome Ways to Explore East End Market Orlando

What was once an abandoned old church and a lawn full of weeds is now known as East End Market, the collective home of unique Orlando vendors and artisans. This European-style market has defined the Audubon Park Garden District and…

Read more Read more - 7 Awesome Ways to Explore East End Market Orlando

Unique Orlando Coffee Shops for a Low-Key Date

Coffee, the fuel of our workdays, and often our weekends too. Hitting up a coffee shop together is a great idea, especially for a first or second date in Orlando. In fact, Orlando has been ranked as having the most…

Read more Read more - Unique Orlando Coffee Shops for a Low-Key Date

Orlando’s Most Romantic Restaurants

Everyone’s got an opinion about which are Orlando’s most romantic restaurants. Believe me, Orlando has no shortage of options. There are literally hundreds of restaurants in Orlando. Many of our local publications host reader-selected restaurant awards and ‘best of’ lists…

Read more Read more - Orlando’s Most Romantic Restaurants

One-of-a-Kind Date Night: A Magical Bioluminescent Kayaking Tour

From Twinkling Stars to Illuminated Waters, Share a Magical Bioluminescent Kayaking Tour Updated June 2022 by Dani Meyering When you first see it you may think you’re looking at the stars in a dark night sky. When you realize it’s…

Read more Read more - One-of-a-Kind Date Night: A Magical Bioluminescent Kayaking Tour

STK Orlando Happy Hour: Live it Up on a Budget

Budget friendly and Disney Springs may not seem to be a likely pair. But with a little research and planning, there are a surprising amount of inexpensive activities to enjoy alongside affordable eats. There are quite a few options for…

Read more Read more - STK Orlando Happy Hour: Live it Up on a Budget

50 Date Night Ideas on International Drive for Locals

Tourists may come to mind when you think of International Drive. But reducing this vibrant district to solely a tourist mecca does it an extreme disservice. Local couples can take advantage of happy hour deals, diverse dining options, live music,…

Read more Read more - 50 Date Night Ideas on International Drive for Locals

Daycation: Day Passes to Central Florida Resorts from ResortPass

We live in a major tourist destination, with incredible attractions, state parks, natural springs and impressive resorts. Not to mention the amazing beaches just a short drive away. A great tool for enjoying Orlando is ResortPass, a website and booking…

Read more Read more - Daycation: Day Passes to Central Florida Resorts from ResortPass

Places to Eat on Father’s Day in Orlando

orDad deserves a great meal. Whether you’re honoring your father, your partner, or the father figure in your life, it’s time to celebrate. And a special holiday is a great reason to enjoy a great meal together. There are plenty…

Read more Read more - Places to Eat on Father’s Day in Orlando

How to Create a Stay-at-Home Camping Date Night

Instead of having to pack up a tent, prepare three days worth of food and pray there is no rain in the forecast (in Florida!), how about planning a home camping date night? We promise it will be just as…

Read more Read more - How to Create a Stay-at-Home Camping Date Night

Dive into Florida’s Best Tubing Destinations this Summer

Florida has one of the largest concentrations of natural springs in the world. In fact, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection says the Sunshine State boasts more than 900 natural springs. About 40 are open to the public and, yes,…

Read more Read more - Dive into Florida’s Best Tubing Destinations this Summer

Don’t Miss These Things to Do at ICON Park Orlando

When you live where everyone vacations, it can be easy to want to avoid the typical tourist spots. Yet, once in a while it can be fun to visit the places the vacationers go, just to get a taste of…

Read more Read more - Don’t Miss These Things to Do at ICON Park Orlando

Outdoor Date Idea: Discover Lake Lotus Park

Perfectly situated at the edge of Seminole County, Lake Lotus Park, is arguably one of Orlando’s best-kept secrets. This tranquil and meticulously maintained lakeside hiking trail is easily accessible for those in Seminole County, Orange County, and even Lake County….

Read more Read more - Outdoor Date Idea: Discover Lake Lotus Park

Downtown Orlando Restaurants We Love For Date Night

The food scene in Downtown Orlando is saturated with variety. There are so many tasty and vibrant restaurants in Downtown Orlando to choose from, whether you’re searching for a Taco Tuesday spot, upscale steakhouse dinner, or cozy Sunday morning brunch….

Read more Read more - Downtown Orlando Restaurants We Love For Date Night

Everything You Need to Know about Epcot’s Harmonious Fireworks

Harminous is the new Epcot fireworks show, with stunning moments. Guests who have viewed this new show without any prior information may be a little confused by the production. This unique show requires advance planning, here’s what you need to…

Read more Read more - Everything You Need to Know about Epcot’s Harmonious Fireworks

Incredibly Delicious 4th of July Food in Orlando

Orlando’s Best 4th of July Food Ideas Summer eats just hit differently. Summer is basically here and we’re ready to indulge in the 4th of July food in Orlando. If you’re shaping up your Orlando 4th of July Weekend plans,…

Read more Read more - Incredibly Delicious 4th of July Food in Orlando

50 Bucket List Summer Date Ideas

Soaring temperatures, rainy afternoons, and a daily giving of thanks for air conditioning…yep, it’s officially summer in Orlando! Don’t let the season put a damper on date night; instead, tackle this bucket list of summer date ideas with your partner…

Read more Read more - 50 Bucket List Summer Date Ideas