East Orlando’s residents enjoy state-of-the-art healthcare facilities integrated within the very communities in which they live, learn, work, and play. Speaking of play, the area boasts numerous recreational facilities, tied together through an extensive network of trails and greenways, many of which showcase the natural beauty of the Econlockhatchee River. The area now offers a wide range of cultural events throughout the year, thanks to the ever-popular University of Central Florida Performing Arts Center. Housing is plentiful and architecturally stimulating. Having rallied behind a unifying vision, East Orlando now stands as a model community to the rest of the nation.