About Meghan Farrell

Meghan was born and raised in Central New York. She studied marketing at Syracuse University and in 2014, she and her husband relocated to Dunedin. In her free time, Meghan likes to enjoy the outdoors, travel abroad and take spontaneous weekend road trips with her Australian Shepherd, Willow.

Holiday Cheer with a Patriotic Twist near Café Alfresco in Dunedin, Florida

By | 2020-02-21T02:28:17+00:00 December 1st, 2019|Downtown Dunedin, News & Events|

Twinkling lights shine down Main Street, outlining shops and restaurants. Locally owned boutiques have brought back the magic of window shopping, each adorned with festive displays featuring Christmas trees, glittering ornaments and hues of silver and gold. Yes, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in downtown Dunedin. Photo via Instagram @DunedinDaily Of all the [...]

Café Alfresco Server and artist Nic Conrad featured in Tampa Bay Magazine for his creative paintings

By | 2020-02-21T02:14:21+00:00 November 11th, 2019|Downtown Dunedin, News & Events|

Recently, I learned that one of our servers at Café Alfresco, Nic Conrad, is also a painter. His artwork is currently featured in the November/December 2019 issue of Tampa Bay Magazine. Nic has been a member of the team for just over four years, often found working the day shift, where I’ve had the opportunity [...]

Fall comfort food: soups and hearty favorites

By | 2019-09-17T20:57:41+00:00 September 17th, 2019|Food|

This post was originally published on October 25, 2017 and updated on September 19, 2019. Monday, September 23, 2019 marks the first official day of Fall – weather (pun intended) it feels like it or not. So it’s the perfect time to share a few of our favorite comfort food dishes. It’s rare for Florida to get bone-chilling temperatures, [...]

Our Favorite Spring Events in Dunedin

By | 2019-07-08T17:22:57+00:00 March 27th, 2019|Downtown Dunedin, News & Events|

With great year-round weather, sometimes we take the spring season for granted. Before we know it, Florida will be back into its hot summer temperatures, but until then, let’s soak up every second with these family-friendly spring events in Dunedin! 53rd Annual Dunedin Highland Games Celebrate Dunedin’s Scottish heritage with this beloved fun-filled weekend featuring [...]

Dunedin, Florida Holiday Event Guide – Full of Seasonal Magic!

By | 2019-07-08T17:23:05+00:00 November 15th, 2018|Downtown Dunedin, News & Events|

[Updated: November 29, 2018] Can you believe the holiday season is already here?  As the end of the year gets closer, many of us begin rushing around to meet deadlines, manage extra obligations and yes, finish holiday shopping. Needless to say, things get a little hectic. Which is why we encourage you to make time [...]

7 Unique Tampa Bay Beer Breweries in Dunedin, FL near Cafe Alfresco

By | 2019-09-17T20:50:46+00:00 May 13th, 2018|Downtown Dunedin, Drink|

Small, locally owned breweries have been a hot trend for several years now and it’s easy to see why. Each brewery offers their own specialized craft beer selections, personality and vibe making your visit feel unique and authentic. Sure, you could go to a regular bar and order your go-to brand, but where’s the fun [...]

Welcome back Blue Jay Fans!

By | 2019-09-17T20:51:57+00:00 February 27th, 2018|Downtown Dunedin, Food, News & Events|

Welcome back to Dunedin for spring training, Blue Jay fans! There is a buzz in the air and it’s all thanks to fans of Major League Baseball visiting the area for spring training season. For baseball fans, you couldn’t pick a better place to catch pre-season games, as the New York Yankees, Philadelphia Phillies, Pittsburgh [...]

Dog Friendly Downtown Dunedin

By | 2019-07-08T17:14:46+00:00 November 8th, 2017|Downtown Dunedin|

[Updated: March 20, 2018] Did you know Dunedin, Florida, is also known as “Dogedin”? After one visit to the delightful downtown area, it’s easy to understand why. Upon entering the town, you’ll notice several murals showcasing some of Dunedin’s most loveable furry friends. On the weekends, dogs make the best companions for Dunedin Farmer’s Market, [...]