New Festival to Make Big Splash in Orlando this Fall – soaked – An Extreme Water Sports Festival to combine sports, music, rides and more-

 Combining extreme sports, family-friendly entertainment and music in the world capital of water skiing, soaked is a new extreme water sports festival coming to Orlando September 7-8, 2012. Taking over downtown Orlando’s iconic centerpiece, Lake Eola, the festival will feature world champion water skiers competing for the sport’s largest purse – $100,000, along with music,…

Chillounge Night’s One-of-a-Kind, One Night Only, Outdoor Luxury Lounge Event comes back to Light Up Orlando’s Lake Eola Park May, 12. Portuguese & English

Orlando, FL.  Chillounge Night, an upscale outdoor event that transforms a public area into a posh nightclub and lounge for one night only, is coming back to downtown Orlando Saturday, May, 12. Orlando’s third Chillounge Night will overlook beautiful Lake Eola from the northeast corner of the Park.  Hundreds of chic daybeds and other outdoor…

The new Issue ! AboutUS Magazine #5

CLICK HERE TO READ THE MAGAZINE Read the New Issue ! AboutUS Magazine #5 – It has Macy’s announcements, Snap! Orlando, Ecotourism and much more !      

Snap! Orlando Dates

Snap! Orlando 2012 Snap! Orlando was conceived and is organized by: PATRICK KAHN / Producer of Snap!, and publisher of The Book LA HOSSEIN FARMANI / Founder and chairman of The Lucie Foundation

Food & Wine Festival at lake Eola.

Rain or shine the festival happened and everyone was there to have a little fun. Despite the rain on Saturday, we had a beautiful sunny Sunday and everybody had a chance to enjoy this great event!

The Orlando Arena (Orena) is gone !

If you have lived in Orlando for a while, you probably have at least one memory of the Old Arena. This place has brought us many good concerts and games and countless shows and now it is gone.

Art at the City of Orlando

Orlando City Beautiful more than anything  is a city that is appreciative of the arts. Downtown Orlando is not only one of the spots chosen to have an Art district but also  houses several Art Galleries, there numerous sculptures throughout town and also we have a Major Downtown Orlando Arts & Entertainment Center is being constructed, right across from the City Hall.

Orlando Mayor Dyer’s 2011 State of Downtown Address

Orlando Mayor Dyer’s 2011 State of Downtown Address “It’s said that when something is loved… it flourishes.  That goes for people… pets… plants… anything.  It certainly goes for a city… and its downtown.  This is the ideology behind the effort we are calling, “Why I Love Orlando.” —Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer