Dive Into the Heart of Florida’s Agricultural Landscape

Seminole County, just north of Orlando, boasts a vibrant agricultural scene with over 400 farms. These farms cultivate a diverse range of fresh produce, from juicy citrus and strawberries to colorful vegetables and ornamental plants. Agriculture is the second largest industry in Florida next to tourism. Our unique climate with mild winters allows for the…
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Orlando North Wedding Party Guide

Make the most of your time in Orlando North, Seminole County with your wedding guests by exploring these must-do activities. Whether they’ve traveled far or are local to the area, these experiences will create lasting memories and keep everyone entertained before and after your big day. 1. Embrace the Great Outdoors Black Bear Wilderness Area…
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21 Unique Orlando North Experiences for Out-Of-Towners

Want to show your visiting family and friends the unique charm of Florida? From paddling through the tranquil Wekiva River to feeding alligators or giraffes, this guide offers a plethora of choices. Imagine the thrill of kayaking down serene waterways, the fun of navigating through the World’s Largest Indoor Obstacle Park, or the delight of…
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Get to Know These Black Artistic and Culinary Creators in Orlando North

When you think of art, what comes to mind? Paintings, sculptures, maybe even a drawing from your 5-year-old kid. But what about doughnuts, handmade soaps, or the perfect meal? Believe it or not, these can also fall under the category of art! This year, with Black History Month’s national theme focusing on Black Americans’ contributions…
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A Dog’s Day Out in Orlando North

Together Amber and her dog Ruby make up @Orlandoodle on Instagram. They enjoy visiting and sharing about all the best dog-friendly events, attractions, restaurants, and more in the Central Florida area. You may find them at a festival, park, brewery, or just running in the neighborhood. Follow along as Amber and Ruby show you their…
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15 Best Things to Do in Orlando North

Blog written by  Kathleen Cobb, on behalf of Seminole County, Orlando North Seminole County, Florida, is nestled just north of Orlando. Ergo, the nickname Orlando North. This county covers over 893.5 square kilometers. It’s also home to over 470,000 Floridians, making it Florida’s 13th most populated county. Its county seat, Sanford, is one of the…
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Shop ‘Til You Drop at These 12 Orlando North Small Businesses

From vintage vinyl to ethically sourced skincare to ghost pepper passion fruit caramels and permanent gold jewelry, Orlando North small businesses have your holiday shopping covered. Join us for a roundup of twelve of our favorite women-owned, family-owned, and locally operated hot spots you can only find in Seminole County! H2 Triple Goddess Treasures  …
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The Sanford Vegan’s Self – Guided Food Tour

Enjoy this self-guided tour through Orlando North with Sanford Vegan Allison van Tilborgh. Sanford – Dees Brothers Brewery Mimosa’s anyone? Start your day right with Sanford’s favorite vegan brunch spread featuring Chick’n & Sweet Taters, Bakon Egg & Cheese, and Smashed Avo Toast. Run by twin brothers, Michael and Benjamin Dees, this family-run watering hole…
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5 of the Most Haunted Places You Can Visit in Orlando North

If you are looking to have a truly haunted experience in Central Florida this Halloween season, look no further than Orlando North! Seminole County was officially founded in 1913, however, its rich history spans much farther in the past. From haunted highways to floating lights, and resident ghost cats here is a list of real…
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11 Must-Attend Events in Orlando North in 2023

We’re already over halfway through 2023, but the fun is just getting started in Orlando North! From stunning wildflower blooms that only happen in a few places on Earth, to amazing food and music festivals, it is never too early to start planning for the rest of the year. We put together a list of…
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