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September Local Love List: 10 Hidden Gems in Orlando

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It’s September, Orlando! And that means we have another great list of local businesses to enjoy! From coffee shops, gyms, breweries, and more, we’ve got you covered for some of the best businesses to start your September.

Keep scrolling to check out our September Local Love List: 10 Hidden Gems in Orlando!

A great way to start off your September is by grabbing a latte or cold brew from Lobos Coffee Roasters! Located in the beautiful Audubon Garden District of Orlando, Lobos is dedicated to sourcing delicious coffee to Orlando from around the world.

Try their cafe con leche, seasonal orange groove, or the matcha tea latte. Lobos also has food like smashed avocado toast, honey bee biscuit, or salmon flatbread. Don’t forget to wash it down with a glass of wine or local Orlando beer!

Monday | 6:30am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 6:30am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 6:30am–10:00pm
Thursday | 6:30am–10:00pm
Friday |  6:30am–10:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am–10:00pm
Sunday | 8:00am–9:00pm

📍 3000 Corrine Dr. Orlando FL 32803

A La Cart is another great, local Orlando spot that we are loving this season! With outdoor food trucks, 15 taps pouring rotating beer, wines, and coffees, this spot is a local  lovers paradise! 

For food trucks you can find Poke Kai, Smoke and Donuts BBQ, Steak it Easy, Swede Dish, and Dulce Pecado. Every Tuesday is trivia night, and they also host monthly tap takeovers! Be sure to follow their social media to stay up to date! 

Monday | 11:30am–10:00pm
Tuesday | 11:30am–10:00pm
Wednesday | 11:30am–10:00pm
Thursday | 11:30am–10:00pm
Friday |  11:30am–11:00pm
Saturday | 11:30am–11:00pm
Sunday | 11:30pm–11:00pm

📍 609 Irvington Ave. Orlando, FL 32803

Making candles is the perfect fall activity! Located in the South Eola, Artifact Candle Foundry is a new creative venue where you can make custom scented, hand-made, organic soy candles!

Step one is to choose from over 90 fragrances to create your perfect blend. Step 2 is to choose the vessel for your candle, they offer plenty of color and size variations. Step 3 is to take a seat at the fragrance bar and blend your oils to create your perfect candle!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 12:00pm–7:00pm
Thursday | 12:00pm–7:00pm
Friday |  12:00pm–7:00pm
Saturday | 12:00pm–7:00pm
Sunday | 12:00pm–5:00pm

📍 2 N. Summerlin Ave. Orlando, FL 32801

Let’s get fit this season! FiT PRiNT is an all-inclusive training studio that embraces individuality and helps unlock each person’s unique fitness print. 

FiT PRiNT has a mission to tailor the exercises to each person that focuses on life experiences, goals, strengths, and limitations. Be sure to check them out this September to crush your fitness goals!

Monday | 6:00am–12:00pm 4:00pm-8:00pm
Tuesday | 6:00am–12:00pm 4:00pm-8:00pm
Wednesday | 6:00am–12:00pm 4:00pm-8:00pm
Thursday | 6:00am–12:00pm 4:00pm-8:00pm
Friday |  7:00am–12:30pm
Saturday | 7:00am–1:30pm
Sunday | Closed

📍 5555 South Kirkman Road Suite 104 Orlando, FL 32819

If you’re looking to treat yourself this September, head on up to Oviedo and check out VAMPD Brow + Lash! VAMPD is Oviedo’s premier lash, brow, and wax studio that specializes in full body waxing, microblading, and eyelash extensions. 

VAMPD expertise makes sure to provide clients with the utmost beauty experience, and you’ll be sure to feel fantastic afterwards!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 10:00am–7:00pm
Wednesday | 10:00am–7:00pm
Thursday | 10:00am–7:00pm
Friday |  10:00am–7:00pm
Saturday | 10:00am–5:00pm
Sunday | Closed

📍 935 Oviedo Blvd Suite 1011 Oviedo, FL 32765

Pizza 14 Windermere is Windermere’s newest takeaway pizza place! With a  warm crispy crust and quality ingredients, this is your new favorite spot for your next pizza party! 

Try their white margherita pizza with fresh tomatoes, basil, and feta cheese, or their three meats pizza with pepperoni, bacon, and sausage. Even folks from New York are saying that Pizza 14 Windermere is delicious!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 4:30pm–8:30pm
Wednesday | 4:30pm–8:30pm
Thursday | 4:30pm–8:30pm
Friday |  3:00pm–9:00pm
Saturday | 3:00pm–9:00pm
Sunday | Closed

📍 625 Main St Windermere, FL 34786

The Art Room is a new art teaching studio also located in the beautiful Windermere! The Art Room believes that everyone should experience the creative process in an encouraging and positive atmosphere.

The Art Room offers weekly classes in a 6-week session format, workshops, kid’s summer camps, private events, private lessons, Get Your Art On! The Art Room is perfect for family night, date night, and girls night where you can bring your own beverages!

Monday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Tuesday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Wednesday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Thursday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Friday |  9:00am–5:00pm
Saturday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Sunday | Closed

📍 709 Main St. Windermere, FL 34786

Have you always wanted to learn how to cook? Well now you can at U CAN COOK Celebration! Whether you want to learn how to cook savory foods or sweet foods, U CAN COOK has a class for you!

U CAN COOK is a cooking school for children and adults located in Celebration in Kissimmee. This season they’re offering a Hocus Pocus cookie decorating class, or you can learn to cook caico e pepe-stuffed shells with crispy bread crumbs, or corn tomato avocado salad!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 10:30am–5:30pm
Wednesday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Thursday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Friday |  9:00am–5:00pm
Saturday | 9:00am–5:00pm
Sunday | 9:00am–5:00pm

📍 660 Celebration Ave. Ste. 180 Celebration, FL 34747

The Flower Cafe is an artisanal, all day cafe at the Promenade at Sunset Walk located near the Margaritaville Resort. Their homemade sourdough breads, sandwiches, salads, coffee, and pastries are a must next time you’re in the area!

The Promenade at Sunset Walk is a great way to spend a day in Kissimmee trying out different local restaurants and businesses. After a full day of shopping, fuel up with the delicious Flower Cafe!

Monday | 8:00am–6:00pm
Tuesday | 8:00am–6:00pm
Wednesday | 8:00am–6:00pm
Thursday | 8:00am–6:00pm
Friday |  8:00am–6:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am–6:00pm
Sunday | 8:00am–6:00pm

📍 3260 Margaritaville Blvd. Kissimmee, FL 34747

Last but not least on our local love list for September is the Orlando Tree Trek Adventure Park! Located right off i4 in Kissimmee, this spot is perfect for when you’re looking to soar through the trees and tackle an amazing obstacle course!

Orlando Tree Trek features 6 obstacle courses with 97 arial challenges and 2 giant ziplines. You’ll make your way through the 6 color-coded courses that become progressively more difficult and are designed to challenge the mind and body.

Monday | 8:00am–1:00pm
Tuesday | 8:00am–1:00pm
Wednesday | 8:00am–1:00pm
Thursday | 8:00am–1:00pm
Friday |  8:00am–1:00pm
Saturday | 8:00am–1:00pm
Sunday | 8:00am–1:00pm

📍7625 Sinclair Rd. Kissimmee, Florida 34747

September Local Love List

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Kimberly Gooch

Kimberly Gooch

Hi I'm Kim! I am a Florida native from Clearwater Florida, and now currently living in Orlando. I've been in Orlando for the last 6 years and love to explore everything the city has to offer. I travel a lot on the weekends visiting new cities, and in my spare time I enjoy hiking, biking, kayaking, and discovering new things to do.

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