A Music Festival in Sanford – Meet the Women Behind Sanford Porchfest
Sep25

A Music Festival in Sanford – Meet the Women Behind Sanford Porchfest

A music festival in Sanford, FL? We were thrilled to find out about Sanford Porchfest… Historic Sanford is known for its beautiful architecture, which, along with the vast oaks and brick streets, create a sort of oasis in an otherwise busy area of Central Florida. Something about sitting on a porch with a cool drink in the afternoon listening to music conjures up vibes of an older Florida, transcending time for a moment, and I...

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Things to Do in Sanford FL – The Current Monthly Petanque Tournament
Sep21

Things to Do in Sanford FL – The Current Monthly Petanque Tournament

If you’ve spent any time at Buster’s Bistro, you’ve probably heard some bizarre words thrown around, and chances are one of them is “pétanque”. The Belgians love this traditional lawn game, and thanks to Paul Buster’s crew at Buster’s Bistro and the Current Magazine, you can play pétanque every month in the Current Monthly Pétanque Tournament! What the helles is pétanque? A derivative of...

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Why Omakase at Jimotti’s Should be Your Next Foodie Adventure
Sep12

Why Omakase at Jimotti’s Should be Your Next Foodie Adventure

It’s been just over a year since Junichi Takazoe made a splash in the Sanford food scene by opening Jimotti’s Restaurant. The authentic Japanese experience fulfills that special Sanford requirement of being chef driven but somehow down to earth and homey, as if you were sitting at someone’s kitchen counter as they feed you all of their favorite things to make. That’s why having omakase at Jimotti’s, made...

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Preparing for Hurricane Irma in Sanford
Sep07

Preparing for Hurricane Irma in Sanford

We want you and your loved ones to stay safe as Hurricane Irma approaches the Florida coastline. We’ve gathered a wealth of information from local sources and placed them all here in one easy to reference location. We ask that you treat others with kindness while you prepare for this storm, we are all in this together and as always we stand stronger together! City of Sanford Emergency Management...

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Locals Love the Love Your Shorts Summer Rewind 2017
Sep05

Locals Love the Love Your Shorts Summer Rewind 2017

Films, wine and a Friday night out…this is what #Sanfording is all about! The annual Love Your Shorts Summer Rewind is unique to Sanford and created by locals to bring films from all over the world to our little town. If you missed some of the great short films screened at this year’s Love Your Shorts Film Festival then the Summer Rewind was the perfect opportunity to catch a glimpse of thirteen of the favorite selections from the...

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Historic Sanford Fire Station turned Airbnb!
Sep01

Historic Sanford Fire Station turned Airbnb!

Whether it’s a vacation or a staycation, we all love a little r&r. And boy, have we found the perfect place for you! Built in 1887, 130 years later the Sanford Fire Station still stands today. Except instead of being filled with firemen (sorry ladies) and fire station equipment it’s now filled with retro furniture, eclectic art and 4 beds. We met with Airbnb host Jenn and one of the Fire Station owners, Adam, as they...

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