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The Green Umbrella, the new home for numerous Artegon artists, opens today!

The Green Umbrella is having its grand opening this weekend. This Winter Park-based artist showroom is the new home to numerous Artegon vendors and artists. The Grand Opening on Friday includes various artists, special guests, and vendors displaying all kinds of local art. Special Guests include local street poet, Paul Felker, on today and meet-and-greets with Skippy Green, the Green Umbrella squirrel mascot, throughout the weekend.

Fine Artists include:

  • Ev Niewoehner
  • Danielle Werner
  • Ceramic Arts Gallery
  • Erix Arts
  • Sloane Delanoy
  • Linda Angio
  • Alan Towers

Vendors and Non-Profits include:

  • Peru Crafts (Items Made from Alpaca Fur, Himalayan Salt Lamps and MORE)
  • Winter Park Honey (Honey Beekeeping Supplies and Honey)
  • Nick’s Edibles (Edible Plant Nursery)
  • Remix Records
  • Sound Equipment (Boutique Electronics Repair)
  • Crown Bees (Solitary Bee Supplies)
  • Botanical Interests (Microgreen and Sprout Kits)
  • Mark’s Mixes (Memeberships to Grow the Worlds Largest Produce)
  • Orlando Permaculture

Bands include (will play from 6pm-10pm):

  • Rod Mathews (will open 6pm-7pm all three days)
  • Raspberry Pie in the Sky
  • Spirit Maps
  • Jessica Delacruz
  • James Sims Jr.
  • The GetBye
  • Captains of April
  • EC’s Pickle Liquid
  • The Cosmic Groove


Ken Storey has been blogging about life in Central Florida for the past 12 years. As a 2nd generation Central Floridian he has a passion for and connection with the region. In his spare time he enjoys visiting low budget roadside attractions, Taco Bell, and typically plans road trips with as little interstate time as possible.

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