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Ivanhoe Village 

Cultural oasis

Ivanhoe Village has grown exponentially in the past few years, from the sleepy street of antiques shops it once was to a vibrant arts and entertainment district. Much of Virginia Drive anchors one end (including Blue Starr’s new performance space, the Venue, right across from the always-popular Hideaway Bar), and the cultural hub of Loch Haven Park is at the other (where you’ll find Orlando Museum of Art, Lowndes Shakespeare Center and the Orlando Science Center). Recently, Ivanhoe’s Alden Road warehouse district, a block up from the main Orange Avenue stretch, has exploded with new bars, art studios and small business as well. It’s an organic version of the walkable urban zone downtown aspires to be.


German Backhaus
1213 N. Orange Ave.

Santiago’s Bodega
802 Virginia Drive

Wolfie’s Pizzamia
1905 N. Orange Ave.


The Hammered Lamb
1235 N. Orange Ave.

724 Virginia Drive

1913 N. Orange Ave.

Thirsty Topher
1609 Alden Road


Living Morocco
1804 N. Orange Ave.

Retromended Vintage
1231A N. Orange Ave.

Rock & Roll Heaven
1814 N. Orange Ave.


Gaston Edwards Park
1236 N. Orange Ave.


Jingle Eve
Nov. 22, 2014
Orange Avenue between Princeton Street and Highland Avenue
The long-standing, retro-charming family-friendly holiday celebration always happens the weekend before Thanksgiving.

27 reasons to love Ivanhoe Village

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