July 1, 2022

Arts & Entertainment

The curtain rises on the newest additions at the Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center in Orlando

SPOTLIGHT Curtain Rises on Arts Center Additions The Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center has unveiled Steinmetz Hall, an “acoustically perfect” concert hall, and will debut Judson’s, a cabaret-style space, in... Read more »
Published on 4/11/2022

Infrastructure: Critical strategies Florida can implement as it grows

Florida is projected to gain 2.5 million new residents by 2030. Here's what that means for schools, roads, homes and other infrastructure needs Read more »
Published on 3/8/2022

Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens celebrates 60th anniversary

MUSEUM SPOTLIGHT The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens in Jacksonville is celebrating its 60th anniversary. The museum holds 5,000 works of art and includes 2.5 acres of historic gardens... Read more »
Published on 2/21/2022

St. Petersburg welcomes 2 new art venues: the Museum of the American Arts and Crafts Movement and Fairgrounds St. Pete

St. Petersburg has two new arts venues: A $90-million museum downtown focused on American arts and crafts and an immersive art and technology experience... Read more »
Published on 2/21/2022

Florida Icon: Christopher Still

"People are hungry to see where they live expressed in art." Read more »
Published on 1/11/2022

'Life's Rewards,' an eight-episode series on Amazon Prime, YouTube and GoUSA TV, films at Don CeSar Resort

'Life's Rewards' tells the story of a well-off New Yorker named Dan who loses his money but, thanks to hotel points he'd accumulated, finds refuge at the Don CeSar Resort in St. Pete Beach. Read more »
Published on 6/29/2021

Duval County non-profits join forces to find successful arts programs

Modeled after an art map in Chicago developed by Ingenuity, the interactive Landscape of Education in the Arts in Duval... Read more »
Published on 5/26/2021

Minor League teams get creative with revenue in Florida

Stung by a lost season and new mandates from the Majors, the small-business people who own the Minor League teams long to hear, ‘Play Ball!' Read more »
Published on 3/26/2021

Hulk Hogan and Titus O'Neil to Host WrestleMania

WrestleMania is back in business as WWE announced that WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan and WWE Superstar Titus O'Neil will host the two-night pop culture extravaganza... Read more »
Published on 3/19/2021

Miami Beach is getting new underwater art project: The ReefLine

The ReefLine, an underwater public sculpture park, snorkel trail and artificial reef about 900 feet offshore. Read more »
Published on 1/27/2021

Florida Jai alai makes a comeback

Jai alai got its start nearly a century ago in Florida. On the verge of extinction, it's making a comeback — of sorts. Read more »
Published on 3/25/2020

Rappers help promote Miami snack company Rap Snacks

Rap Snacks uses rappers and other recording artists to promote its treats — often prominently featuring them on its packaging. Read more »
Published on 2/26/2020

Arts, Culture, Sports & Tech Highlight Region's Global Appeal

Two events this season will shine a bright light on South Florida's global cultural appeal. Read more »
Published on 11/7/2019

Wendy Williams Sets the Record Straight at the Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater August 2nd

St. Petersburg, FLA (July 02, 2019) – Daytime Diva, Wendy Williams, is coming to the Sunshine City. The media mogul, fashion designer, philanthropist, entrepreneur, actress, performer and best-selling author will be... Read more »
Published on 7/8/2019

Pensacola-based steel drum maker one of only a handful of makers in nation

Alan Coyle has perfected the evocative and distinctly Caribbean sound of the steel drum — but not as a player... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Jacksonville's Museum of Science and History's expansion plan takes advantage of location near river

In 2017, the museum hosted about 230,000 visitors, more than half of whom were adults without children... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Florida's growing glass art community gains international recognition

A growing community of glass artists, art glass galleries and art glass collectors along Florida's Gulf Coast, from Tampa to Naples, has since joined the Chihuly museum... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Largest museums and cultural attractions in Florida

A compilation of the largest museums and cultural attractions in Florida with 100,000 attendance or more. Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Orlando's Holocaust Memorial Resource & Education Center planning new $35 million facility

The Florida Legislature has cut spending on arts and cultural grants more than 90% over the past five years... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

West Palm Beach's Norton Museum sees record number of visitors after $100-million expansion

In February and March, the Norton Museum of Art in West Palm Beach hosted 66,000 visitors, a record for any two-month period... Read more »
Published on 5/28/2019

Bridging music and medicine

Music for pre-health program lets students pursue both of their passions Read more »
Published on 4/22/2019

Orlando Magic hopes to turn gamers into basketball fans

The Orlando Magic hopes to cash in on a new spin on video gaming. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Florida's Top YouTube Stars

Four Floridians are among those making a living from YouTube. Read more »
Published on 2/27/2018

Hot water: SeaWorld faces class-action lawsuits and investigations

In June, Orlando-based Sea-World Entertainment disclosed that it has received subpoenas from both the DOJ and the SEC. Read more »
Published on 9/28/2017

Head to head: The Universal/Disney battle heats up

For nearly a decade now, Walt Disney World and Universal have been engaged in an increasingly expensive arms race. Read more »
Published on 6/28/2017

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Pop Goes the Waffle food truck opens Gulfport café
Pop Goes the Waffle food truck opens Gulfport café

Since first launching her company in 2017, the CEO and founder of Pop Goes the Waffle, Sara Fludd, has become one of the most recognized local food entrepreneurs in the Tampa Bay area.

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