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APGD Named Great American Main Street 2016

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The National Main Street Center, Inc. announced Monday, May 23, that the Audubon Park Garden District in Orlando, Florida has been chosen as a 2016 Great American Main Street Award® (GAMSA) winner. Audubon Park Garden District (APGD) received the award at the 2016 Main Street Now Conference held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Established in 2008 and […]

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An Orlando Foodie Lover’s Dream Stroll

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Local, Local, Local! Three little words that mean so much… 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 […]

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APGD Named Great American Main Street Award Semifinalist 2016

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One of ten semifinalists, out of over 2000 Main Streets across the United States and Canada, the Audubon Park Garden District was named a Semifinalist in the Great American Main Street Award. ” GAMSA represents the pinnacle of community achievement in the pursuit of downtown and commercial district places in which people want to call […]

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APGDiscover: Bookmark It Wine + Sign Party

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As any writer will attest, the secret to a good story lies in taking your readers on a journey of discovery and plot twists.  Running a bookstore is no different. With their one year anniversary happening now, Bookmark It announces special March-only store hours to help them further develop their cast of characters and prepare […]

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Retro Modern Home Tour Wrap Up

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Thank you to everyone who came out for the Retro Modern Home Tour 2015. The weather could not have been more perfect, nor the homes more beautiful. Home 1 | 1927 Lake Sue Drive The original home at 1927 Lake Sue Drive was built in 1948 as part of the Beeman Park housing development. The […]

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Bastille Day Celebration Returns to Audubon Park Garden District

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The Audubon Park Garden District’s Sixth Annual Bastille Day returns Saturday, July 12, from 6 to 10 pm. Activities includes Marie Antoinette signing autographs; a guillotine photo op; croquet games; mini French-themed art show; an open air market featuring Bamapana Vintage Men’s Clothing, La Femme du Fromage, Lady Day Vintage, Retromended Vintage, Whisk and Bowl, […]

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Ways to Save on Homeowners Insurance + Keep it Local, Too

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In Florida, the cost of homeowners insurance has been going up over the last several years.  Locally owned O’neil, Lee and West  stays ahead of the curve and shops around for the best rates for their clients.  They’ve put together some money saving tips to make sure you are saving the most on your premium, […]

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Fourth Annual Kidsfest This Saturday

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Saturday, April 26, noon to 4 p.m., Kidsfest returns to the Audubon Park Garden District. This annual event is a fun-filled afternoon of creative and interactive activities for kids of all ages. Throughout the district, families will find an array of workshops and hands on activities where kids can make art, create music, cook, craft […]

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Third Annual Artisan Cheese and Wine Pairing Returns to APGD

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Third Annual Artisan Cheese and Wine Pairing As part of the Audubon Park Garden District’s Bastille Day Celebration, we are hosting our Third Annual Artisan Cheese and Wine pairing fundraiser Saturday, July 12, 2014, 5 to 7 p.m. Patrons will enjoy sampling five cheeses, both French and French-inspired, which will be paired with fabulous boutique […]

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Make Up Your Own Holiday Sip + Stroll

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How do you suppose some of the holidays we celebrate now get started? People made them up. So why should Hallmark have all the fun? Come on out Saturday March 22, from 2 to 5 p.m. to help celebrate your favorite thing and maybe your very own Made Up Holiday will be declared APGD’s official […]