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Amusement and Theme Parks

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  • Universal Studios: Horror Nights lineup includes 'Face Off' zone

    Universal Studios: Horror Nights lineup includes 'Face Off' zone
    Creations from "Face Off," the Syfy competition series,  will be part of the lineup for 2014 Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios. Ten characters inspired by the series will be part of the HHN "street experience," the theme park announced late...
  • Universal's Diagon Alley: Answers to your burning questions

    Universal's Diagon Alley: Answers to your burning questions
    The Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley has 10 days of operation under its belt at Universal Studios. Reviews generally have ranged from positive to glowing to rapturous to "this will change Orlando [dramatic pause] forever." It's...
  • Taking the Kids -- to Busch Gardens to get up-close and personal with animals ... and coasters

    Taking the Kids -- to Busch Gardens to get up-close and personal with animals ... and coasters
    This is one birthday cake guaranteed to please. It's huge, shaped like a zebra, complete with the distinctive stripes. Only this cake was made to please a lion cub rather than a human child so it was fashioned from raw meat. Welcome to the state-of-the-...
  • ESPN Fantasy Football Convention coming to Disney

    ESPN Fantasy Football Convention coming to Disney
    Fantasy football fanatics will have the opportunity to get advice from ESPN experts and get VIP style access to ESPN programming with the Fantasy Football Convention, coming to Walt Disney World Resort in August.  ESPN hasn't had a large presence at...
  • It's Freebie Friday! $25 off at Best Buy, sip free Slurpees

    It's Freebie Friday! $25 off at Best Buy, sip free Slurpees
    Happy Freebie Friday! It's time for my fabulous freebie free-for-all! This week's list features $25 off at Best Buy, a free Rotisserie Chicken Burger at Boston Market and a free Slurpee at 7-Eleven (again) as the chain continues to give away sweet...
  • Tourist areas beef up nighttime options

    Tourist areas beef up nighttime options
    Orlando's theme parks and other developers are making big investments in revamping or building entertainment complexes where tourists dine, shop, dance and see shows at night. Downtown Disney is undergoing a huge makeover, doubling its number of dining,...
  • Discovery Cove, el mejor parque según TripAdvisor

    Discovery Cove, el mejor parque según TripAdvisor
    El parque Discovery Cove fue nombrado, por segundo año consecutivo, como el mejor parque de diversiones según el sitio de Internet dedicado a viajes y turismo TripAdvisor. El parque obtuvo el reconocimiento en los premios Traveler's Choice en las...
  • Diagon Alley becomes the place to shop at Universal

    Diagon Alley becomes <i>the</i> place to shop at Universal
    Theme parks have heavily promoted merchandise for years, but with its new expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Universal Orlando has gone a step further. It has based an entire new area on a fictional shopping district called Diagon Alley,...
  • Cyclone's Last Day Draws A Nostalgic Crowd

    Cyclone's Last Day Draws A Nostalgic Crowd
    AGAWAM, Mass. — The Cyclone roller coaster didn't go out with a bang Sunday, but there were plenty of roars as hundreds of passengers streamed to Six Flags New England for one last ride. Six Flags plans to retire the ride to make room for a new...
  • Dino versus Dino: Comparing animatronic dinosaurs at Dorney Park, Dutch Wonderland

    Ever since the film "Jurassic Park" came out in 1993, the idea of a theme park filled with the extinct creatures has tantalized our imaginations. While no one is bringing back actual dinosaurs, one of the newest trends at amusement parks has been to...
  • College Park shop a lasting part of Diagon Alley

    College Park shop a lasting part of Diagon Alley
    When the witches, wizards and muggles started flocking to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter-Diagon Alley at Universal Studios, they wanted to be among the first to get inside the new theme park. Diagon Alley, filled with London shops that Harry and...