| Sep 1, 2014
| 12:01 PM
Surf Expo, Thursday-Saturday, Orange County Convention Center, 20,000. Not open to the public.
Imprinted Sportswear Show, Thursday-Saturday, Orange County Convention Center, 2,000. Not open to the public.
Orlando Fall Home and Garden Show,...
| Sep 14, 2014
| 10:59 AM
The American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Fall Meeting, Thursday-Saturday, Orange County Convention Center, 1,500. Not open to the public.
Opal Network Alliance Women's Conference and Expo, Friday, Daytona Beach Ocean...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Riding the crest of an improving economy, boat sales are up in Central Florida and across the state, dealers and customers say.
"All of the scare of the economy is wearing off," said Manny Messegeur of Winter Park, who recently bought a second boat....
| Sep 12, 2014
| 7:42 AM
Five things for today in Orlando and Central Florida: new website; teen's death; weekend weather and more.
1. We unveiled our new website this morning. The new website features an easier to use design that works on all platforms: desktop computers,...
| Sep 14, 2014
The new Harry's Poolside Bar & Grill at the Rosen Centre Hotel is one of the few resort poolside restaurants open to the public, not just resort guests. With a casual ambience and tropical flavors, the restaurant is a welcome addition to the International...
| May 7, 2014
| 6:29 AM
Aquatica, SeaWorld's water park, took the idea of an extreme-drop slide and gave it a twist. Make that several twists.
Ihu's Breakaway Falls, which opens to the public Friday, begins with a dramatic launch but instead of riders taking a straight-line...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 7:35 AM
MegaCon 2014 is officially open, so that means Lara Croft, Spider-Man and a gaggle of Minecraft characters are roaming around the Orange County Convention Center this afternoon.
Hundreds of costumed characters from the world of sci-fi, video games...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 6:02 PM
Sherice Lewis was overweight, had diabetes and didn't feel so good about herself. Then she discovered Zumba.
Now the 32-year-old pregnant mom teaches the Latin dance-based fitness craze, has shed 70 pounds and is diabetes-free.
"I feel pretty when I...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In the battle for tourists, Los Angeles is losing ground to rivals Orlando, Fla., New York, and Chicago.
L.A. County has broken its own record for annual visitors three years in a row — thanks to a rebounding economy, sunny California weather...
| Apr 4, 2014
| 2:30 PM
“O’Town Mac Down,” a new mac-and-cheese cook-off at the Orange County Convention Center Saturday, Aug. 23, promises to be fun-filled family event for a wonderful cause: Give Kids The World Village where children with life-threatening...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 12:23 PM
Renew, refresh and restore your home by finding innovative new products, ideas, and practical advice from celebrity experts – all under one roof. From April 4 – 6 stop by the Orange County Convention Center to compare, shop, and save on...