This week features the grand opening of a thrill ride and the revival of a seasonal festival.
+ Summer Nights at SeaWorld Orlando begins Saturday and includes the comedic "Sea Lions Tonite" show and the return of "Shamu Rocks," starring the park's killer whales. The final "Rocks" show of each night will incorporate a fireworks display. Also new this year is a Shamu & Friends dance party. The park will stay open until 10 p.m. nightly through Aug. 11. For more information, go to SeaWorldOrlando.com.
+ Universal Studios will hold a grand-opening event for its Transformers: The Ride -- 3D at 10 a.m. on Thursday. Park admission is required. For more information, go to UniversalOrlando.com.
+ Earth, Wind & Fire is the musical act for this Saturday's Summer Concert Series at Universal Studios. It's included in park admission. Show time is 8 p.m. For more information, go to UniversalOrlando.com.
+ The Orange County Regional History Center will present a Q&A with Universal Orlando pyrotechnics and special effects manager Brad Ritti on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. It's included in regular admission. For more information, go to TheHistoryCenter.org or call 407-836-7010.
+ This week's Sounds Like Summer artist at Epcot is Hotel California -- A Salute to the Eagles. Showtimes are 5:30 p.m., 6:45 p.m. and 8 p.m. daily. On Sunday, Mike DelGuidice & Big Shot — The Ultimate Billy Joel Tribute Show takes over. For more information, go to DisneyWorld.com.
+Bok Tower Gardens is introducing Pink Day, a fundraiser for the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Half of this Saturday's revenue will benefit the organization. The Tower & Garden Gift Shop's Pink Plant Sale will offer Invicibelle Spirit hydrangeas, as well as pink hibiscus, pink begonias, pink pentas, pink mandevillas and others. Displays will feature pink polo shirts, scarves, accessories and jewelry. Regular Bok admission applies. For more information, go to BokTowerGardens.org or call 863-676-1408.