| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:02 PM
We're heading into dueling Christian-music festival weekend, with activities at two Orlando theme parks. Universal Studios presents Rock the Universe, and Magic Kingdom hosts Night of Joy on Friday and Saturday evenings.
These after-hours events require...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Check out festivals and events in December across the state.
Featured destination: Key West
Nov. 27 - Dec. 31: Key West 'Bright' Before Christmans. Key West. Live holiday music, games for the kids, free cookies and eggnog, holiday cheer and a chance...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 2:30 AM
If you want to ride a Matterhorn-like roller coaster themed around the "Ice Age" movies you'll have to fly to Malaysia.
Twentieth Century Fox has broken ground on its first theme park there, appropriately named Twentieth Century Fox World. When it...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Popular holiday-music recording act Mannheim Steamroller will continue its three-weekend concert series at Universal Studios theme park on Saturday and Sunday. founder Chip Davis shared some thoughts about his group with us from his home in Omaha, Neb.,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:51 AM
Our theme park enthusiast brethren over at the LATimes.com, Brady MacDonald likes to put together his most anticipated rides for the upcoming year pretty early on.
His take on the best new rides coming in 2014 he put together back in July 2013, but...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:44 AM
New wave band Modern English will perform at the next edition of Velvet Sessions, the monthly lobby concert/cocktail party at Universal Orlando's Hard Rock Hotel.
The group, known for singles such as "I Melt With You" and "Hands Across the Sea," will be...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 2:46 PM
TNA Wrestling is planning a return to Universal Studios later this month.
Production of the wrestling programming stopped in March after an eight-year stint in the theme park's soundstages. At the time, TNA said it was take its show to various arenas....
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:36 PM
Universal Orlando says the Hogwarts Express locomotive is now on place on the tracks that will connect the two sides of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios theme parks.
Guests eventually will be able to...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 9:03 AM
Universal Orlando has introduced a ticket deal that includes three days in its Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure theme parks for the price of two.
Prices start at $125.99 per adult. All three days must be used within a 14-day period that starts...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Christmas 2013 is officially in the books, but the merriment continues at Orlando's theme parks and attractions. Here's a quick list of when individual holiday festivities wrap up.
+ At Epcot, the Candlelight Processional ends Monday, Dec. 30. ...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 1:45 PM
Disney World and Holy Land Experience landed multiple Brass Ring Awards, which were announced at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions trade show-meeting at the Orange County Convention Center on Wednesday.
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The fourth season of AMC's "The Walking Dead" doesn't debut until October, but that hasn't stopped brands from rallying around the zombie series in order to court 18-35-year-old men.
â– Hyundai has launched "The Walking Dead Chop Shop" app that...