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The City of Orlando Celebrates National Small Business Week

Orlando Mayor Dyer and the City of Orlando Celebrate National Small Business Week 2017

As part of National Small Business Week, April 30 – May 6, the City of Orlando is recognizing the great contributions of the entrepreneurs and small business owners in our Orlando Main Streets, the City’s nine unique neighborhood commercial districts Continue reading The City of Orlando Celebrates National Small Business Week

Small Business Saturday Deals in the Orlando Main Streets

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Shop Small in the Orlando Main Streets!

Holiday shopping season is upon us! What better way to find a unique and one-of-a-kind gift for everyone on your shopping list than to shop small? In honor of Small Business Saturday, Mayor Dyer and the City of Orlando invite all residents on Saturday, November 26 to make a conscious decision to patronize the small, locally-owned businesses in our community – many of which are located in our Downtown and Orlando Main Streets Districts.

Shopping small not only helps you check off your holiday gift list, but it is also a way to give the gift of opportunity to our City. The City’s thriving small business community provides much-needed goods and services and drive our local economy by creating new jobs and opportunities, ultimately enhancing the quality of life for residents.

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24 Representations of Pride in the Orlando Main Streets

This weekend our City welcomes thousands of visitors for the 2016 Come Out With Pride Parade and Festival. This year, the parade holds an even greater significance for our City, serving as a celebration of life and remembrance for the 49 victims of the Pulse tragedy.

To further celebrate our City’s pride and inclusion, we’ve collected a number of art pieces, items and locations that represent pride in our Orlando Main Streets.

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10 Local Coffee Shops Every Coffee Lover Should Know About

When you’re a coffee enthusiast, there are few things more exciting than the opportunity to sip on a good cup of locally brewed coffee. In honor of National Coffee Day, we’ve  put together a list of the 10 places in our Main Street Districts that every coffee lover should know about.

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Bikes Beans and Bordeaux Cafe

2016 Main Streets Restaurant Week Home Page

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Bikes Beans & Bordeaux Cafe is offering the following meal during Restaurant Week:

$20 – Half Caesar Salad, Eggplant Parmesan with Pasta and Garlic Bread, Gelato with Biscotti

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Address
3022 Corrine Drive
Orlando, FL 32803

La Femme Du Fromage

2016 Main Streets Restaurant Week Home Page

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La Femme Du Fromage is offering the following during Restaurant Week:

$20 – Pesto and Fresh Mozzarella Salad with Tomatoes and House-made Pesto, Cheese Course with either cheeses or cheese and charcuterie with fresh seasonal fruit, and Dessert Cheese and Cognac Fondue.

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Address
3201 Corrine Drive,  Suite 106
Orlando, FL 32803

Houndstooth Sauce Company

2016 Main Streets Restaurant Week Home Page

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Special No. 1

Any full sandwich on our menu with a 8 oz. cup of soup and 8oz. side for $12

Soup Choices

  • Vegan Curried Split Pea (gf)
  • Tomato Basil Bisque (v,gf)
  • Turkey Chili (gf)
  • Gazpacho (v,gf)

Side Choices

  • Greek Quinoa
  • Potato Salad
  • White BBQ Slaw
  • Pickle
  • Chips

Special No. 2

$2 Tacos 4 to 8
(From our Bar Menu)

  • Brisket Taco -White bbq slaw, our red and white bbq sauces
  • Chicken Salad Taco – HT White BBQ chicken salad, diced cucumber
  • Sloppy Mo- Turkey Chili & Cheese

Pair with $2 off a draught beer from Local Roots

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Address
3201 Corrine Drive
Orlando, FL 32803

Audubon Park – Great Leadership, A Great Neighborhood and A Great Story

15768677754_8ced892c9a_mWhen I started in this Main Street world, I had one goal in mind and that was to improve my hometown. It grew out of a love for my community, and knowing our downtown needed help. I had no idea HOW to do it, no training, no education to teach me how…but I knew someone had to show it some love and attention.

When I arrived in Orlando in 2007, I had no idea how this would all translate. It was a new community and a new way of translating the Main Street Approach. But I knew if it was going to work, it would take that same type of love, attention and commitment from the community to be successful.

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