Watermark Giveaway: Tickets to see Orlando City Soccer Club!

By : Maia Monet
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Are you a fan of our hometown Orlando City Soccer Club? Would you like to see them play Impact Montreal for “Pride in our City” night this weekend? Well then you’re in luck, because Watermark has two tickets to give away to their match this Saturday, June 23 at 7:30pm!

To enter, comment on this post and tell us the name of your favorite Orlando City player.

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2016 was the worst year ever, and 2017 was the year we found our footing

By : Jeremy Williams
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In these very pages one year ago we proclaimed 2016 to be the worst year ever. It started off with so much promise and optimism, with the official passing of the torch as the former owner of Watermark turned the reins over to new owner Rick Claggett and Watermark Media became Watermark Publishing Group.

President Barack Obama was heading into the final year of his second term and everything seemed in place for another torch to be passed, that of the first black president passing the country off to the first female president.

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Orlando City Soccer unveils the new stadium’s rainbow section dedicated to the Pulse victims

By : Jeremy Williams
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As construction on the new Orlando City Soccer stadium approaches completion, the section of seats dedicated to the victims of the Pulse shooting are being revealed.

In a video posted to their Facebook page, the Orlando City Soccer club uncovered the rainbow colored section of 49 seats that will be a permanent fixture of the new stadium.

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Orlando’s Overheard: Defying expectations, P-House entertainment, Orlando Gay Chorus and Ida heads to Tally

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Pride takes a seat

Over the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend, Orlando City Soccer and Orlando Pride’s Phil Rawlins certainly gave us something to be thankful for. He shared an image of the new soccer stadium.

In the image was a set of seats he called the Pulse tribute seats designed in rainbow colors to honor the victims of the Pulse massacre with the hashtag #DefyExpectations. In the world of sports, founder and president of Orlando City Soccer Rawlins has been very actively involved in supporting the LGBTQ community, and with the audience the Orlando City and Orlando Pride games attract, it’s no surprise the LGBTQ community supports them in return!

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Overheard in Orlando: Disney dads ad, good news for Constitution Green and OCS Pride night

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Disney Dads
A few issues ago we mentioned a photo spot at Epcot that featured what appeared to be a Gay couple and their child.

We received confirmation it wasn’t placed solely during Gay Days, as it still stands there to this day. Despite being very LGBT friendly, Disney wasn’t necessarily known for putting LGBT families in the spotlight as much as it’s done recently.

In a recent online ad for Disney Springs (the rebranded Downtown Disney), a Watermark reader reposted the ad sharing his joy of seeing what appears to be a gay couple and their child sitting down to eat at a restaurant.

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