Performing Arts

Dance at the Central Florida Ballet and the Orlando Ballet, Film at the Enzian Theater, Music at the Orlando Philharmonic, Orlando Opera. Theater includes the Orlando Repertory Theater, SunTrust Broadway in Orlando, The Mad Cow Theater, Orlando Shakespeare Theater and UCF Conservatory Theater.


Lengthy summers and mild winters create ideal recreation conditions in Central Florida year-round. The area’s many waterways host a wide variety of activities and drier pastimes abound as well. Recreation sports include bicycling, fishing (the Tikki Bar on Lake Minneola is excellent and is only 20 minutes from Villa 500), golf, hot air ballooning, jogging and walking, tennis, watersports.

Spectator Sports include: baseball, basketball, football, greyhound racing, hockey and Jai-Alai.


You may say Orlando is a shopper’s paradise. You can buy mouse ears, t-shirts and, ironically enough, snow globes, to your heart’s content in Orlando, but the city has so much more to offer both bargain hunters and lovers of luxury goods than just ordinary souvenirs. You just have to know where to find it all…

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