Learn how to stretch Caputo Brothers Creamery Cagliata curd to make your own Mozzarella cheese. Plus sample Caputo Brothers Provola, Taormina Gourmet International Foods pasta sauce and Florida Olive Farms - Silver Medal Award winning "Robust" Xtra Virgin blend from the New York International Olive Oil Competition.
Come out Saturday, March 5, to the Audubon Park Garden District and shop while you sample Red Light Red Light-curated wine and craft beer plus light bites created with the freshest ingredients by local food purveyors. Meet old friends and make new ones who are as passionate as you are about growing Orlando’s locavore and culinary scenes — and building a community like APGD that reflects your passion!
At APGD’s second annual Eat Local Sip and Stroll — you can:
1) Meet the foodies who are making “fresh and local” a signature in Orlando — the passionate creators of the treats you’ll sample — from local growers to bakers and chefs, all based right here in Central Florida. Suppliers include these local purveyors and more:
- Cheese whiz Tonda Corrente, APGD’s very own Femme du Fromage
- Small-batch artisan charcuterie and fine food company Hinckley’s Fancy Meats, specializing in Florida products
- Farm-Haus, a chef-created farm-to-table dinner-delivery service
- Buttermilk Bakery, a handmade bakery, with a new twist on classic American desserts
- P is for Pie Bake Shop, award winning bake shop of sweet and savory pies
- Fresh Florida seafood samples from local fishers with Wild Ocean Seafood Market
2) Over a dozen shops along the Audubon Park Garden District will offer tastes to tempt you, including:
At East End Market (3201 Corrine Drive): Fatto in Casa’s Italian cuisine to go, cheese shop La Femme du Fromage and Houndstooth Sauce Company.
Along Corrine Drive, Perception Eyewear (3127 Corrine Drive) designer brands
In the East Plaza (Corrine Drive east of Winter Park Road): Bikes Beans and Bordeaux neighborhood cafe, Sprinkles Jewelry and Gifts, Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream.
In the West Plaza (Corrine Drive west of Winter Park Road): consignment shop Chic Boutique, Fresh 24 fruits and vegetables, Dear Prudence clothing and jewelry, Park Ave CDs, The Lovely Boutique retro-vintage-handmade local market, Orlando Outfitters sporting goods and P is for Pie Bake Shop.
Tickets are $25 advance, $22.50 for APGD members, available now. The second annual Eat Local Sip Local Stroll is a fundraiser for the Audubon Park Garden District and supports its mission to create an economically and environmentally sustainable community in the heart of Central Florida.
The expo will include:
COLOR THERAPY YOGA -- ART THERAPY TENT -- BREATHE-WORK -- LIVE BODY PAINTING COMPETITION -- AURA PHOTOGRAPHY -- A COMMUNITY MURAL -- GUEST SPEAKERS -- RAFFLES/GIVEAWAYS -- LIVE ARTISTS -- MUSICIANS -- DJ -- LIVE PERFORMANCES & more!
This is a FREE event to the public intended to bring awareness and support to our local Cultural Arts and Natural Health community.
Early yoga workshop tickets will be available for purchase May 1st and will also qualify as a raffle ticket to one of our prize packages. Raffles/giveaways will be happening all throughout the day as well as live performances, art & live body painting from 3-5pm. Our expo schedule will be posted here soon and on the Artegon website:artegonmarketplace.com
FREE informative presentations will be offered by keynote guest speakers including Medical Expert & Plant based Pharmacist Dustin Rudolph, author of the book "The Empty Medicine Cabinet". He has dedicated his life to sharing his natural practice with others and has also presented at Central Florida's Veg Fest - seats are limited so get here early!
All guests attending this lecture will receive a FREE raffle ticket for a chance to win one of our prizes!
Audubon Park Garden District - Small Business Saturday Sip & Stroll!
Check out APGD for ticket infomation!
There’s no better way to kick off your holiday shopping than with boutique wine, craft beer and light bites, while supporting the indie businesses of the Audubon Park Garden District. Local is lovely.
Come and join us for Central Florida Veg Fest 2014!
Orlando Festival Park
2911 E. Robinson Street
Orlando, FL 32803
Admission is FREE! Veg Fest is a family-friendly, dog-friendly, and smoke-free event. Veg Fest, now in its 9th year, is one of the biggest and best vegetarian festivals in the country!
Audubon Park Garden District (APGD) is having an after hours event at Fresh 24 on Thursday, August 14th from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Advance registration recommended as space is limited at https://www.facebook.com/events/1472060346374959/
Fresh 24 will have samples of our grass fed pork and beef, as well as samples of our seasonal vegetables and chesses. APGD members enjoy complimentary glass of wine or beer, all others by donation.
Join Us for A Taste of Extension - a master food & nutrition volunteer expo at the Orange County Extension - 6021 S. Conway Road, Orlando, FL 32812
The Expo will offer educational workshops and family friendly activities including food and cooking demos, visiting chef and a number of speakers on various nutrition related topics.
Saturday, May 3, 2014
9am to 12:30pm
Presented by Vegetarians of Central Florida
Central Florida Earth Day 2014
Saturday, April 19, 2014 • 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Lake Eola Park (east side)
195 N. Rosalind Avenue
Orlando, FL 32801