Sanford Art Walk

The Sanford Art Walk is an art gallery tour around Downtown Sanford occurring every third Saturday of the month from 6-9pm. In conjunction, The Historic Sanford Welcome Center is proud to host Central Florida's only month long art show with both a "Best in Show" award chosen by a panel of judges, and a "People's Choice" award chosen by the attendees of the show.  Event attendance is free and open to the public. 

For more information on the event or to submit an art piece, visit the Sanford Art Walk site at:

http://www. sanford-art-walk.html is-a-drag.html

The mission of the Historic Sanford Welcome Center is to enrich the Sanford experience by serving as a communications hub, and operating as a welcome center to provide education and information marketing Sanford as an arts, culture, recreation and historic destination.


Fifteenth Meeting of SeminoleTech

The fifteenth meeting of SeminoleTech, our fifth of 2016, will be Wednesday, May 4th, starting at 5:30 PM at Noah’s Event Center in Lake Mary (https://www.noahseventvenue. com/) (720 Currency Circle, Lake Mary, FL 32746) (map).

SeminoleTech, presented by StackFrame, is a meetup devoted to increasing awareness of and cultivating the technology community in Seminole County.
Attendance is free and food and drinks will be provided by our sponsors. Please register at register so that we have the headcount correct.
The program for this event will be a focus on technology in transportation and  include presentations from:
§  Congressman John Mica (FL-07)

§  Corey Quinn, P.E., Chief of Technology/Operations, Central Florida Expressway Authority

§  Jerry Crocker, IT Manager, Sanford Airport Authority
Networking will start at 5:30 and the program will start at 6:15.

Please forward this along to anybody you think might be interested in attending.

If you have any interest in presenting on a topic relevant to technology in Seminole County at this or a future meeting, let me know.

Orlando Sanford Inaugurates Nonstop Flights from/to Mexico City on Interjet

Sanford, FL, April 21, 2016 – Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB) and Interjet announce the start today of scheduled, nonstop, low-fare service between SFB and Benito Juárez International Airport (MEX) in Mexico City, Mexico. This flight marks the first scheduled airline service between Mexico and SFB.

Interjet plans to use 150-seat Airbus A320 aircraft on the route. The flights will initially operate four days per week on Thursday, Friday, Sunday and Monday. Nonstop flights depart MEX at 10 AM and arrives SFB at 2:20 PM. Return flights depart SFB at 3:35 PM and arrives MEX at 6 PM (all times are local). Travelers can book their trip or by calling Interjet’s sales team at 866-255-9525.

“This new route is our second destination in Florida, as we also fly to Miami,” said Gabriela Jiménez, Director of Institutional Relations at Interjet. “We are excited by the growth opportunities at Orlando Sanford.”

According to Orlando Sanford International Airport President and CEO, Diane Crews, “Interjet’s service to Mexico provides a most convenient and exciting travel venue to the Central Florida community, while affording our neighbors to the south with a wonderful opportunity to visit the heart of Central Florida! We anticipate tremendous success with this new route!”

Interjet serves 49 destinations of which eight are in the United States. It is the only airline that checks up to 110 pounds of total luggage at no extra cost; it does not overbook seats and has lavatories for the exclusive use of women, in addition to offering permanent discounts for older adults. It has one of the world’s most modern fleets, consisting of 63 aircraft (42 Airbus A320s with 150 seats and 21 Superjet 100s with 93 seats).

Orlando Sanford International Airport is SFB:  Simpler. Faster. Better. - Simpler airport design, Faster airport processing and a Better airport experience. With the Airport located in Orlando North Seminole County visitors wishing to experience Florida’s natural features need look no further. Visitors will also enjoy the “Best of Both Worlds,” as the Airport is midway between Orlando’s World Class attractions and the World’s Most Famous Beach - Daytona Beach; both are 50 minutes or less. As is New Smyrna Beach, Cocoa Beach and Port Canaveral. For more information about SFB, visit the airport’s website at