| Nov 25, 2011
| 12:18 PM
Wallace "Wally" Henry Coberg, a theatrical designer and filmmaker who was at work on a new Edgar Allan Poe documentary, died of an apparent heart attack Nov. 18 at his Bolton Hill home. He was 63.
Born in New York City, he lived in Edison, N.J., and...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 7:17 AM
The Orange County Regional History Center will showcase "The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons" from an exhibition created by the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. The exhibit, running Jan. 25-March 23, focuses on every step of the creation process and...
| Nov 30, 2013
| 1:39 PM
Ever since it opened more than a decade ago, Discovery Cove has been an oddity among American theme parks.
SeaWorld Entertainment Inc.'s swim-with-the-dolphins park in Orlando draws some of the smallest crowds in the business, with daily attendance...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:15 AM
Anheuser-Busch salutes our heroes by offering free admission year round to SeaWorld, Busch Gardens, Sesame Place and Water County USA theme parks to members of the U.S. military and their families with a valid ID.
The “Waves of Honor”...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 7:09 AM
Florida has a rich aviation and space history. From historic aircraft to NASA rockets, Florida's aviation and space museums and attractions provide numerous educational and entertaining experiences for visitors and residents. Photos and Information on...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:00 AM
At first I thought it was too early to look ahead at the new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks in 2014, but then I realized a number of big rides have already been announced and many more are already in the planning stages.
Photos: Most anticipated...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:57 AM
SeaWorld Orlando folks may be celebrating National Roller Coaster Day more boisterously than others are. Two of its thrill rides landed in the top four of a poll of "great American coasters" as determined by readers of the Behind the Thrills website....
| Aug 22, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Lunch will be served anytime now — fresh fish — and no one has to cook it.
The adults are busy catching up while the kids swim and play, but this isn't any waterfront playground on a late summer day. This is a unique playground for penguins...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Who wants some meat cake? Well, some lions might, and that's just what the folks at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay cooked up for their pride to celebrate World Lion Day.
On Saturday, the special cake will be fed to the newest lions, Kembe, Shtuko and Shaba,...
| May 13, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Not only does Florida have spectacular coasts on the Atlantic Ocean and the Gulf of Mexico but the state also has plenty of other opportunities for relaxing, refreshing, renewing H2O fun -- at many water parks around the state.
Here's a selection of...
| Mar 13, 2013
Check out festivals and events in April across the state.
This list is organized by region.
Central Florida (including Orlando, Kissimmee, Daytona Beach, Sanford, the Space Coast, Lakeland/Polk and Lake County)
Through April 20: Universal Studios...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Busch Gardens is asking the public to help name two sister lion cubs that have come to live at the Tampa theme park.
The duo, born on Feb. 20 in South Africa, are joined by an unrelated male cub, born March 20. The threesome arrived at Busch Gardens...