Sitting on Deck

Coming up these next few weeks we have an amazing schedule of events for the awesome people of Central Florida. On May 20th, 98.9 WMMO will be hosting its next Downtown Concert Series in Downtown Orlando featuring George Thorogood & The Destroyers. Bud Light is sponsoring the event providing refreshing beverages for your enjoyment; as well as the Downtown Development Board and MetroPCS. You definitely will not want to miss this one so make sure to save the date and come out for some hard-hitting classic rock! Next on the list we are having our 16th Annual Saltwater Classic presented by McDonalds. This is an event where you get to fish for free and fun, and maybe win some money! This event is sponsored by Academy Sports and Carl Black Chevrolet of Orlando. A portion of proceeds from the tournament will benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Florida, so you can feel even better about joining us for the fun. We’re giving away $20,000 in guaranteed prize money so if you are someone who is one with the sea or just enjoy a casual day out boating and fishing with your buddies, make sure to join us for a day in the sun! Finally to top things off, we’ll be producing the 40th Annual City of Orlando’s Fireworks at the Fountain on July 4th celebrating America’s birthday at Lake Eola Park in Downtown Orlando! The festivities will begin at 4pm and include a spectacular fireworks display for a night filled with food, drinks and live music. With over 100,000 attendees coming out to this annual Orlando (and...
This Weekend

This Weekend

The Orlando Whiskey Festival is celebrating its 3rd annual event at Mercedes-Benz of Orlando in Maitland this Saturday, May 13th. The event will feature fine single malts, blended Scotches and, of course, whiskeys of all types including Bourbon, rye and many, many other blends and flavors. This unique event will allow you to taste over 100 different types of whiskeys from different parts of the world with an indoor tasting area and an outside lounge setting with live on-site entertainment and cigar rolling for the ultimate whiskey experience. For those of you who are not into whiskey, don’t worry as we have various craft beers and wine in plentiful supply. You will also get to enjoy a Gourmet menu selection from some of Orlando’s most popular restaurants throughout the event. The annual Whiskey Festival also includes the Ultimate Whiskey Dinner Experience held a day before the event on Friday, May 12th at DoveCote in Downtown Orlando. All proceeds after event expense from this event supports The Lovely Project, a non-profit organization here in Orlando that empowers young women from all walks of life by providing them with the education, peer-mentorship and tools needed to lead a purposeful, productive life. Tickets and info on the event can be found at www.orlandowhiskeyfestival.com. Come join us for a great time supporting an amazing cause!   By Carlos...