| Jun 24, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Hot Chelle Rae, the three-man band behind singles such as “Tonight, Tonight” and “Don’t Say Goodnight,” will lead off the Saturday Summer Nights concert series at Busch Gardens theme park in Tampa.
The group will perform at...
| 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. ...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 8:15 AM
The third season of "Insane Coaster Wars" takes viewers on another virtual world tour aboard 28 roller coasters in Europe, Asia, Central America and the United States.
While the 2014 lineup is somewhat less prestigious than the first two seasons, the...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:19 AM
The new Falcon's Fury thrill ride will open to the public at Busch Gardens on May 1, the Tampa theme park has announced.
The attraction, billed as "North America's tallest freestanding drop tower," will lift passengers above the 300-foot level, tilt...
| 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...
| 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 23, 2014
| 5:27 AM
Long one of the state's fastest growing counties, James City County has recently seen its influx of people slow. The economic slowdown has also affected home values, which fell for a third straight year.
Commercial construction has also slowed, but a...
| May 25, 2014
| 5:04 AM
On Memorial Day, we honor those who have so honored us with their sacrifice and service to keep America free and strong.
Retailers and restaurants also salute the military, offering discounts to veterans, active duty and retired U.S. military, National...
| 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...