| May 20, 2014
| 11:37 AM
SeaWorld Orlando is adding a unique feature to its mobile app soon that will allow people to buy its QuickQueue pass anywhere – even when standing in line at a ride. QuickQueue is the park’s express lane feature for rides and attractions....
| May 22, 2014
| 5:09 AM
Anheuser-Busch salutes our heroes by offering free admission year round to SeaWorld, Busch Gardens, and other theme parks to members of the U.S. military and their families with a valid ID.
The “Waves of Honor” program is good for all...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 7:54 PM
He had us rapt from the first note of "Largo al factotum" from Rossini's "The Barber of Seville." Hidden in the wings of the Smith Theatre, we first heard the baritone sing the familiar "Figaro, Figaro" before we actually saw Steven Eddy, one of two...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 11:24 AM
The good news: Busch Gardens has released a video that represents the route of Falcon's Fury, the under-construction drop-tower attraction that will take theme-park guests more than 300 feet up -- and then dramatically back down.
The bad news: The...
| May 1, 2014
| 9:43 AM
Every Friday in Ticket, the Daily Press offers suggestions on things to do over the weekend and upcoming events to plan for. There are often lots more that won't fit into the print sections. So look here for Ticket Extras! online each Friday. This is a...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 12:55 PM
Construction delays may disrupt the opening of Falcon's Fury, the 300-foot drop-tower attraction planned for Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa.
"Due to construction delays, the grand opening of #FalconsFury has been delayed. We’ll post more info...
| May 29, 2014
| 7:02 AM
The opening of Falcon's Fury, a dramatic drop-tower attraction, has been officially delayed, according to a statement released by Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa.
"Due to a delay in the fabrication of key component parts, neither the manufacturer...
| May 30, 2014
| 10:52 AM
Water Country USA is discounting its tickets by $20 to celebrate the park's 30th anniversary in June.
The "$30 Water County USA 30th Anniversary Ticket" is valid from June 1 to June 15, when you purchase a ticket online at watercountryusa.com. ...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Like a magician who pulls out one bunny after another from his top hat to amaze his audience, Central Florida rolls out new attractions and novel resorts for visitors each spring and summer. Here are 10 new things -- in no particular order -- you may wish...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:19 AM
SeaWorld has raised its ticket prices.
That news was paired with the announcement that the park would start selling weekday admission tickets at a $30 discount.
The one-day ticket, which sells for $65, must be purchased in advance and is not available...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:02 AM
A friendly reminder: Busch Gardens Preschool Passes must be redeemed at the park by Saturday, May 31.
Busch Gardens is continuing its two-park Preschool Pass during the 2014 season.
Children ages 3 to 5 can get unlimited free admission to both ...