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SPONSOR: CITY CENTER WEST ORANGE

The City Center West Orange is the ideal destination for both business and pleasure. Being close to everything that matters, the City Center is a mere 15 minutes from Disney, downtown Orlando and the Orange County Convention Center. Their aim is to become a sought-after destination that captivates both residents and visitors with its main street and waterfront charm,…

SPONSOR: APPLE AIR CONDITIONING & HEATING, INC

Apple Air Conditioning & Heating, Inc. is a full-service, multi-discipline HVAC and refrigeration company serving the ever-growing Orange, Lake, Seminole and & Sumter Counties. Owners Pete Lattner, Jr. and Kevin Butler founded the West Orange County company in the late ‘90s, and have over 20 combined years of industry experience.  Apple Air provides a wide variety…

2017 ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: SPAYED KOOLIE

Spayed Koolie is the powerhouse duo of David Dorr and Neal Phillips. While their focus has always been songwriting, they also bring their live talents to diverse venues, playing as their traditional duo or expanding the band to six pieces for bigger events. Spayed Koolie has even performed at huge events such as the Nashville…

SPONSOR: OASIS AT LAKE BENNET LLC

We can’t say enough good things about the Oasis at Lake Bennet luxury apartment homes in Ocoee, FL. This new complex has everything that you want in a home, and more! Oasis at Lake Bennet’s goal is to provide residents with not only a home, but a community that exceeds their needs – all while…

SPONSOR: RAYNOR SHINE SERVICES, LLC

Raynor Shine Services, LLC prides themselves in being environmentally friendly, using only organic, vegetative debris sourced from land clearings, tree and landscape companies, municipalities, and the public. They take care to reduce and reuse everything, resulting in premium-colored mulch products and soil amendments without added chemicals or preservatives. The Raynor Shine Services mission is to stay…

2017 ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: LOVE AND THEFT

Love and Theft was formed in 2006 by Eric Gunderson, Brian Bandas, and Stephen Barker Liles.  A pop-country act built around striking harmonies that had their fans swooning from the beginning, Love and Theft was offered a deal with the Disney-affiliated country label, Lyric Street Records, after performing for ASCAP representatives. Soon after, they released…

Preferred Seating

Did you know that you can now purchase your preferred seating tickets right here on the Ocoee Founders’ Day Festival website? So, if you want an up-close look at some of the biggest names in country music, these are the seats to get! And when we think about the prices of individual concerts for stars…

2017 ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: CRAIG CAMPBELL

A relative newcomer to the country music scene, Craig Campbell, this contemporary country star has been blessed with a deep, expressive voice. He has a strong awareness of the genre’s history, and a no-gimmicks approach to performance that brings out the sincerity in his songs. Growing up in Georgia, Campbell played the piano at his…

2017 ARTIST SPOTLIGHT: DWIGHT YOAKAM

Dwight David Yoakam is an American singer-songwriter, musical superstar and actor, most famous for his pioneering country music. He’s been in the music business since the early 1980s, and released over twenty one albums, charted more than thirty singles on the Billboard Hot Country Songs charts, and sold more than 25 million records. He has…

SPONSOR: 103.1 THE WOLF

We’re love having 103.1 The Wolf as a sponsor at this year’s exciting Ocoee Founders’ Day Festival! This country music radio station is definitely getting us in the mood for this country musical festival. 103.1 The Wolf is Orlando’s number one choice for Country Hits and Throwbacks! Did you know the this country station originally…

Sponsors

City Center West Orange Raynor Shine Wolf 103.1 Bud Light Community Redevelopment Agency Oasis at Lake Bennet Waste Connections Inc Apple Air Conditioning and Heating Mattamy Homes Shuffield and Lowman VMG Construction Inc. Superior Roadway Services Bright Future Electric Oelrich Construction CPH Newman Crane Inc Orlando Health – Health Central Opal Apples Westgates Resorts SanPik American Traffic Solutions Inc. miJax companies Development Crowne Consulting Group DH Horton Glenn Joiner & Son, Inc. BrightView Landscaping Clermont Roofing, Inc. S&ME GAI Consultants Cite Partners Zyscovich Architects Duke Energy Arco Construction BlueScope Properties Group BlueScope Properties Group

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