| Mar 18, 2015
| 2:44 AM
Heading to the theme parks in Orlando for some spring break fun?
Save on tickets to Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Sea World, Legoland, Cirque shows, Blue Man Group and more with offers from VisitOrlando.com.
Orlando's official tourism site...
| Mar 11, 2015
| 4:46 AM
WYDaily.com reports that The Wine & Cheese Shop at Kingsmill on Pocahontas Trail near Busch Gardens has closed.
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| Feb 9, 2015
The Walt Disney Co.'s hotel occupancy at its domestic resorts spiked in its first quarter — 89 percent compared with 81 percent the previous year.
It will probably be difficult to see it go much higher, Disney Chief Financial Officer Jay Rasulo...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 4:56 PM
The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus announcement Thursday that it will retire its performing elephants is part of a trend of entertainment companies rethinking their use of animals.
Though they still draw crowds, animals can be a liability....
| Feb 6, 2015
| 1:23 PM
SeaWorld Orlando Park President Terry Prather is becoming SeaWorld Entertainment's senior vice president of operations in a series of management changes announced Friday afternoon.
Prather's position is a newly created one.
Daniel B. Brown will become...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:44 PM
Scott Gasparich, vice president of entertainment at Busch Gardens, sums up the park's annual Christmas Town attraction in two words: "Absolute joy."
Of course, given the opportunity, he expands and uses more than two words.
"We feel a great sense of...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:00 AM
Renowned for its towering steel coasters, Six Flags will add two interactive dark rides in 2015 by a ride-maker that has long worked in the shadows of industry leaders Disney and Universal.
Designed by Florida-based Sally Corp. in collaboration with a...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 12:09 PM
Singer Gavin DeGraw will be the first performer in concert at the first Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival which it kicks off in March.
DeGraw and seven other acts will be at the Tampa theme park's Gwazi Field in the new event that spans the eight...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 4:21 AM
Move over Black Friday, Cyber Monday may be taking your place.
Although Black Friday deals get all of the hype — and most of those start on Thursday — Cyber Monday accounted for 42 percent of the overall sales during the Thanksgiving...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 4:00 PM
Its attendance beaten down by competition and negative publicity, SeaWorld Entertainment Inc. on Wednesday reported more disappointing financial performance that sent its stock falling again.
Orlando-based SeaWorld reported a 28 percent drop in profit...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 11:01 AM
Itching for some fun in the sun?
Dreaming of beaches, palm trees or just warmer weather? Grab your flip-flops and Ray-Bans, then, and let’s go where the weather suits our clothes Ruth Nagy, managing director of AAA travel operations, says one of...