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Jeannie the Genie – Cocoa Beach, FL

Jeannie the Genie is a beautiful blond genie dressed in a harem costume seen on the NBC fantasy comedy series I DREAM OF JEANNIE (1965-70). Born in Baghdad on April 1, 64 BC, Jeannie was imprisoned by the powerful Blue

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Gnome Tree – Holly Hill, FL

The Gnome Tree is located on Riverside Drive in Holly Hill, Florida, directly across from the entrance to San Robar Drive. In 2003, Virginia Morris, a resident of Holly Hill asked permission of the City Council to allow three wandering

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Posted in Fairy Houses and Doors

Parking Meter Fairy – Miami, FL

The Parking Meter Fairy insert coins in parking meters about to expire, thus preventing people from getting a parking ticket. “You shouldn’t feed the meter: If the regulation allows for a certain amount of time, usually two hours, you are

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Posted in Organizations and Clubs

Dwarf Village, Busch Gardens, FL

Dwarf Village was a children’s attraction at Busch Gardens Tampa (formerly Busch Gardens Africa) a 335-acre animal theme park that opened on March 31, 1959 in Tampa, Florida. Located in Bird Gardens (a quiet area with lagoons, exotic bird show,

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Flying Unicorn – Orlando, FL

The Flying Unicorn was a kiddie roller coaster ride at Universal’s Islands of Adventure 110-acre theme park in Orlando, Florida. Set in an enchanted forest, the Flying Unicorn carried its passengers in trains designed to look like unicorns wearing a

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Surfin’ Santas’ – Cocoa Beach, Fl

Surfin’ Santas’ is an annual charity event held on Christmas Eve at Cocoa Beach, Florida. The event benefits Grinds for Live, a non-profit organization assisting local cancer patients commute to medical treatments in Orlando, Tampa and elsewhere. The Surfin’ Santas’

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Posted in Organizations and Clubs, Santas and Santa Villages

Pixie Hollow Fairy Garden – EPCOT, Disney World, FL

Pixie Hollow Fairy Garden opened in 2009 at Disney World in Florida as part of the 16th Annual Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival. It was near the entrance of the Mouse Gear gift shop in Future World. On March

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Posted in Gardens and Nature Trails, Parks - Amusement

The Goblin Market – Mt. Dora, FL

The Goblin Market is a restaurant located in historic downtown Mt. Dora, Florida. Called warm, cozy, with a cottage-like atmosphere, The Goblin Market has been satisfying locals and tourists since 1996. As one customer remarked, “You feel like you are

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