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Orlando Parks

Posts about Orlando Parks.

Universal Orlando Mardi Gras Brings The Party To Orlando

March in Florida means that a lot of the theme parks in Central Florida start hosting their annual spring events.  Over at the most magical place on earth, guests are sporting gardening gloves and...

Colossal Curl Sneek Peek at Adventure Island

Adventure Island, Busch Gardens Tampa's sister water park, recently invited us to a behind-the-scenes tour of their latest water slide under construction, Colossal Curl. True to its name and holding up to four passengers, this...

Legoland Expansion in Florida

LEGOLAND Florida is growing brick by brick into a major attraction in Central Florida Throughout it’s brief history, the LEGOLAND Florida Resort has suffered from the same dilemma that ultimately lead to the closure of...

Busch Gardens Says Goodbye Gwazi

We’re back with another Busch Gardens Tampa update! We have news regarding Gwazi’s closing date as well as information on some ongoing and upcoming events at the park. Goodbye Gwazi The park has announced that Gwazi...

Christmas Town Sparkles At Busch Gardens Tampa

I recently had the opportunity to check out this year’s Christmas Town event at Busch Gardens Tampa. Now in its 3rd year, the park includes this special holiday offering with daytime admission this year....

Oceaneering: Creating the Ride Systems that Changed Theme Parks

In 2013, SeaWorld Orlando's Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin introduced a ride system that has changed everything we know about motion based entertainment.  The Revolution Ride System finally showed the world that there are...

Celebrate the Holidays in Central Florida

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Cooler weather has returned, and the Florida theme parks are all decked out for the holiday season. It's hard not to be in the Christmas spirit in...

Discovery Cove Immerses Visitors in a Wild World

Let’s face it; ecotourism is a major moneymaker, and theme parks all over Orlando have taken full advantage of this fast growing market. Destinations such as Disney’s Animal Kingdom, SeaWorld, and Busch Gardens have...

Busch Gardens Tampa Christmas Town Sneak Peek

Busch Gardens Tampa is putting the finishing touches on this year's Christmas Town event. Let's take a look at the holiday trimmings and check in on the critters who call this delightful little park...

SeaWorld San Antonio Halloween Spooktacular and Cursed

It's October, which means Halloween for many theme parks, including SeaWorld. At SeaWorld Orlando, San Diego and San Antonio, they hold an awesome family friendly Halloween event called SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular. SeaWorld San Antonio...

Howl-O-Scream Is A Frighteningly Good Time

I recently had the opportunity to check out this year's Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa, now in its 14th year. The general theme for the event is "Cursed," and here's why: There is a song....

TEA SATE – Spotlight on Technology

SATE (Storytelling, Architecture, Technology, Experience) is an annual, international gathering of themed entertainment and experience design creators, producers, owners and operators, organized by the Themed Entertainment Association (TEA). SATE '14 took place Oct 2-3...

Busch Gardens Tampa Gets Wild With Jungle Jack Hanna & Falcon’s Fury Opens

Welcome to an all new Busch Gardens Tampa update. Today we'll take a look at Jack Hanna's recent visit to the park, check out the new Opening Night Critters show and more. "Wild Days" with...

Samland: Free Parking After 6, How Universal Orlando CityWalk was Saved

Recently, I took a trip back in time to the genesis of CityWalk at Universal Studios Hollywood. This week I will turn my attention to its big brother in Florida. In 1991, just after...

LEGOLAND Florida Resort gets into the Character Meet and Greet Business

Visitors to the house the mouse built will almost certainly understand that one of the main draws for park guests is character interaction. Following the release of Frozen in 2013, thousands would wait in...

Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens Tampa Invites Guests to Survive the “Curse”

Busch Gardens Tampa has announced info for this year's Howl-O-Scream. Now in it's 15th year, Tampa's #1 haunt event is ready to scare up some spooky new thrills for guests. This year's event will...

Massive Expansion for All 3 SeaWorld Parks

The past few days have been rough for SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment.  After missing their projected quarterly earnings target, despite an increase in attendance for the quarter, SeaWorld shareholder's knee jerk reaction was to...

Summer Nights Heats Up Without Falcon’s Fury At Busch Gardens Tampa

Time to check in on what’s happening at Busch Gardens Tampa. The popular Summer Nights event returns to the park and we'll take a look at the still in progress Falcon's Fury. Falcon’s Fury Closer...

SeaWorld Lights Up Summer Nights

It is Summer time, which means it is that time of year when SeaWorld kicks off it's Summer Night offerings, and this year as part of the Sea of Surprises, celebrating 50 years of...

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley Preview, Part 3: The Review

On July 8th, muggles will get to experience the Wizarding World of Harry Pottter - Diagon Alley at the Universal Orlando Resort. Those who make the trip are in for an astounding treat!  For...