Orlando Is a Hotbed for Volleyball

Teams from 44 states and 13 countries participate in the largest volleyball tournament in the world at ESPN Wide World of Sports and the Orange County Convention Center.

Our Visual Recap of World Cup 2014

Wall Street Plaza gained recognition nationally as one of the best places in the U.S. to watch the World Cup.

March Madness Boosts Business

My Fox Orlando reports on the impact of March Madness in Orlando.

Orlando Is a Hotbed for Volleyball

Testimonial with Paul Spadaro, President of the U.S. Association of Independent Gymnastics Clubs (USAIGC), about his experience in Orlando and at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress.



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Featured Community Member

Joanie Schirm is internationally known for her leadership role in bringing the FIFA World Cup to Orlando in 1994. Serving as the Chairman of Orlando’s World Cup Local Organizing Committee, she was instrumental in the success of what was Orlando’s first major world-wide sporting event. A resident of Orlando since 1982, Joanie spent three decades in the business of engineering, including seventeen at the helm of her own company, Geotechnical & Environmental Consultants. Currently Joanie enjoys being active as a photographer, world traveler, community activist, and sought-after public speaker.


Which player will be selected #1 overall in the 2014 NFL Draft?

Blake Bortles, UCF - 100%
Johnny Manziel, Texas A&M - 0%
Teddy Bridgewater, Louisville - 0%
Jadeveon Clowney, South Carolina - 0%

Total votes: 1
The voting for this poll has ended on: April 28, 2014


John Paonessa

"The week of NCAA Basketball in Orlando was our busiest week we have ever had in the six years we have been open."

John Paonessa

Owner, Hamburger Mary’s

What's New

CFLSports Nicole Wright has joined the #CFSC staff as the new #LakeCounty Manager, Business Development and Events:
CFLSports RT @OBJUpdate: Citrus Bowl releases new renderings of stadium via @OBJUpdate @FLCitrusBowl
CFLSports @theWWERAW is returning to @AmwayCenter February 16. Tickets are available use offer code: RAWTV:
CFLSports RT @RollinsGolf: And, one more HUGE dose of great Tars news, @ClaraBrancoT has gotten into the field at the @usga Women's Amateur Champions…
CFLSports @AmwayCenter is hosting @WWE SMACKDOWN! Which returns to @DWNTWN_ORLANDO for the first time in 2 years!

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