Second Thursday in Hannibal Square on June 14, 2012 featured live music, art and entertainment. The free event in Winter Park included award-winning artists and food from the area’s finest restaurants.
Children enjoyed a live show of "Return to Wonderland" at the Maitland Public Library on Saturday, June 9, 2012 as part of the Children's Summer Reading Program. Following the performance, children got to meet the cast at "Alice's Tea Party", where drinks and cookies were served.
Stand Up Paddling enthusiasts took to the beach at Dinky Dock Park in Winter Park for a Stand Up Paddling Day event that benefited Pet Rescue by Judy. The event raised more than $1,000 for the pet adoption organization.
Baldwin Park's First Friday Art Stoll on June 1, 2012 featured local artists, a dj and face painters. Art, jewelry and massages, from In Style Hair Nails and Day Spa, were all available for purchase from vendors.
Maitland Movie in the Park on Saturday, May 26, 2012 featured the movie Hugo at Quinn Strong Park. Families brought their blankets and chairs and gather on the gathered on the grass and under the stars.
Winter Park Harvest Festival, Edible Orlando, Slow Food Orlando and Livepretty.com hosted Food Revolution Day Orlando on May 19. Attendees learned about how the Winter Park Urban Farm is able to thrive. Visit livepretty.com
Susan Lilley, Terry Ann Thaxton and Russ Kesler, three local poets, were featured along with the musical duo of Allan Stowell and Paul McCaskill at the Friends of Casa Feliz Parlor Series on Thursday, May 24, 2012.