One of the biggest events I cover in Orlando every year is the IAAPA convention at the Orange County Convention Center, and this year was no exception.
The first two days are heavy with press events, touting the latest rides and attractions. Then the last two days are just walking the floor finding things of interest, and trying all the great food offerings – think carnival food and quick eats.
While I’m working hard to bring you news and reviews of things happening around Orlando and its surroundings, there are some other great blogs out there who are doing the same.
So here are some recent posts that you might enjoy reading.
Festival Bay Mall is due to get a major makeover from its new owners according to the Orlando Sentinel.
The business section of the OS also reports that the company building Legoland in Winter Haven is considering bringing some of their other attractions to Central Florida.
Central Florida Top 5 reports on the upcoming annulment of performance artist Brian Feldman, who got married as part of a protest the fact that same sex couple still can’t get married.
Wanna be in an Orlando Flash Mob to celebrate the City Beautiful? Adventures with Ben has all the details on how to participate. Sounds like it could be fun.
The Daily City offers a review with photos of the new farmers market in Apopka at Sustain Natural Market.
The Disney Food Blog has a guest post who reviews the culinary offerings of the new Wild Africa Trek at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
The Orlando Blog has a photo review of the Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus that was recently in town.
Finally, Tasty Chomps reviews the UCF location of Extreme Pita.