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Spring Cleanup

Thursday, May 7, 2015 to Friday, May 8, 2015 | 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM

| 407-774-0800 | FREE

It’s that time of year again! Now is the time for spring cleaning just in time for the summer. The City of Winter Park encourages residents to participate in the city’s annual Spring Cleanup which will be held during the month of May. The annual Spring Cleanup provides an extra “bonus” pickup day so that residents can dispose of old furniture, broken appliances and other bulky items. To take advantage of this convenient service, residents must place their items curbside after 5 p.m. on the evening prior to their second regularly scheduled pickup day. Households North of Fairbanks/Aloma avenues – week of May 4. Households South of Fairbanks/Aloma avenues – week of May 11. (Hazardous waste and yard waste is not included in the spring cleanup.)

Park Avenue Sidewalk Sale

ID-100202352Shop till you drop at the January 2015 sidewalk sale featuring savings from 50-75% off at participating Park Avenue and Hannibal Square merchants. This is a great opportunity to save big on winter merchandise. The sidewalk sale is one weekend only, so don’t miss out!

Sidewalk sale starts Friday, January 9 and runs until Sunday, January 11.

Winter Park Concours d’Elegance

Green EnergyTickets for 2014 Winter Park Concours d’Elegance now available through AAA

Winter Park, FL (Oct. 14, 2014) –Central Florida residents and car enthusiasts can now purchase discounted tickets for the thirteenth annual Winter Park (FL) Concours d’Elegance, in Winter Park, Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at AAA’s online ticket sales site or by visiting or calling any local AAA office in Central Florida.

AAA Members can save three dollars off the retail prices of $20 Adult and $10 child (4-10).

The Winter Park Concours motoring event features some of the most highly-regarded, judged classic and exotic cars in the United States will be staged 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Sunday, Nov 16, 2014 on the grounds of Winter Park Country Club, located on the north side of Winter Park’s popular Park Avenue shopping district.

Since its inception in 2002, the Winter Park Concours has become one of the most prestigious ranked exotic classic car shows in the United States.

The 2014 Winter Park Concours will display more than 160 of the world’s most prestigious automobiles, climaxing three days of related classic auto events throughout the metropolitan Orlando area. Attendees will be able to enjoy close-up access to individual autos and auto groupings for viewing and exclusive photo opportunities, enjoy live music, and select from food and beverage offerings by some of Central Florida region’s most popular food vendors.

Regular ticket prices for the Winter Park Concours are $20 for adults (11 and older) and $10 for children (4-10). There is no admission charge for children three and younger. Information:

AAA members can purchase discounted tickets at Central Florida AAA offices or online at

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Park Avenue Sidewalk Sale

ID-100202352Come and shop the discounts at the Park Avenue Sidewalk Sale. All vendors will participate in the sidewalk sale with racks of gorgeous clothes outside their store from October 9-12. While you’re shopping for bargins, stop inside and see what’s new and stock up for the upcoming fashion week events!

Don’t miss out, grab your friends and take advantage of the deals!

Harriette’s Happy Hour

ceGet an exclusive sneak peak at Park Avenue Fashion Week 2014 on August 14 between 6-8pm!

This fourth annual event features a fun evening of couture, cocktails and fun photos with everyone’s favorite fashionista, Harriett Lake.

Attendees will enjoy;

Light bites and libations
Official PAFW14 t-shirt
Photo with Harriett and her fabulous hats


It all takes place at the Winter Park Welcome Center.

Harriett’s Park Avenue Fashion Week

If you love fashion and fashion designer, come out this week and meet local fashion designers who create unique and daring styles for the contemporary Floridian. Fashion Week starts Sunday, October 13th, 2013 and runs until October 19th, 2013.

Park Avenue Fashion Week Emerging Designer Paparazzi Party

Wednesday, October 2; 6 – 9 p.m.
Tuni, 301 South Park Avenue, Winter Park, FL 32789
Enjoy cocktails and  lite bites while mingling with the Emerging Designer finalists. Be the  first to see their Project Runway creations and be part of the  celebration as the 2013 Emerging Designer Contest Winner is announced! Cost: Free. Learn more about PAFW events and runway show tickets at

40th Annual Winter Park Autumn Art Festival presented by CenturyLink and Subaru


Celebrate local fashion and retail design competition, meet and greet with the local designers, and watch the grande finale fashion show in Central Park’s West Meadow. Even take in the sidewalk sale on Thursday, October 10 – Sunday, October 13. Stop by your favorite Park Avenue area retailers for savings of 50 – 75% off. Shop early for the best selection. Hours vary by store.

Don’t miss out on the fashion fun! Call for more information, 407 644 8281, or visit,



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October Dance Sign Up



If you love to dance and want to learn, the Worely School of Irish dance and the NRG Dance Studio have new classes available for you. A great way to get exercise and meet new people. Come out and learn some new moves.




Worley School of Irish Dance

Tuesdays through Thursdays in October at 4pm

First class is free.

Azalea Lane Recreation Center, 1045 Azalea Lane.

For more information call Colin Worley at 407 256 1148.


NRG Youth Dance Classes

Single class and monthly fees due upon registration.

Dance lessons at the Winter Park Community Center, 721 West New England Ave.

Call Nichole Rose Genchi for more information at, 407 519 0477.


Ballroom Dance Lessons

October 15

Beginners 7-8:30pm


at the Winter Park Farmer’s Market, 200 West new England Ave.

Intermediate 8:45-9:45pm


at the Winter Park Farmer’s Market, 200 West new England Ave.

For more information call 407 599 3364

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Annual Luau and Pool Party














Saturday August 17 at 12-5pm at the Winter Park Community Center on 721 New England Ave. This is a free community event, full of fun and entertainment for the whole family. So come on down and don’t forget your swim suit!

For more information call 407 643 1650.


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Sicha Pongjivanich

Coffee Talk with Mayor Ken Bradley













Come and discuss Winter Park over a cup of joe with the Mayor. Bring your ideas, thoughts and concerns to be discusses in a relaxed setting. This is also a great opportunity to meet your local government officials as the City Commission will also be attending the Coffee talk.

Coffee Talk is brought to you by the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce, “Good Morning Winter Park” series. This event takes place August 9 and as always is held at the Winter Park Welcome Center, 151 West Lyman Ave.

So come out and see what is happening in your community.


Photo by Chance Agrella

Popcorn Flick in the Park











Grab your friends and family and come down and enjoy a great night under the stars. Bring a picnic or snacks to the Downtown Central Park (251 South Park Ave) for a free showing of Shrek on Thursday, August 8 at 8pm. The rain date will be August 22, same time and place. See you there!


Photo by Lindsay Niles