| 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...
| 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 17, 2014
| 12:17 PM
If you had to choose just one person as the most widely known artist in Hampton Roads, you could do a lot worse than Williamsburg-area studio glass virtuoso Emilio Santini.
The impeccably trained Old World craftsman already ranked among the most highly...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 7:48 AM
Start taking numbers, Busch Gardens annual pass holders.
The park is offering pass holders one free single-day admission ticket for a friend for use from March 16 to April 27.
The offer is available online at bgwpass.com, only.
Here are the...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 8:17 PM
In early February, the park announced that visitors could buy a Busch Gardens Fun Card and receive unlimited summer admission to Water Country USA for free.
The Fun Card — which costs $72, the price of a single-day admission ticket — must be...
| Feb 25, 2014
| 1:04 PM
SeaWorld Orlando is re-introducing its ticket deal that allows admission on one weekday for $50.
The offer lasts through May 5, 2014. It must be used by that date as well. U.S. residents can purchase the $50 deal at SeaWorldOrlando.com or by calling...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 9:05 AM
Busch Gardens has released another video previewing its upcoming Pantopia addition. The area will have Falcon's Fury drop tower as its centerpiece, but there also will be shopping areas and eating. The video highlights the "upcycling" philosophy of the...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 6:26 AM
Two acts have pulled out of Busch Gardens' Bands, Brew & BBQ fest, officials at the Tampa theme park have confirmed.
Pat Benatar and Beach Boys will not perform at the event, which is scheduled to run on Saturdays and Sundays between Feb. 8 and March 9....
| Feb 24, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Steve Miller Band and former "American Idol" champ Scotty McCreery will perform this weekend as part of SeaWorld's Bands, Brew & BBQ festival.
Steve Miller Band, known for hits such as "Fly Like an Eagle," "Abracadabra" and "The Joker," will be on stage...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 7:32 AM
Busch Gardens is adding Caribbean flavors to its annual Food & Wine Festival. This year’s event opens May 23 and continues Fridays through Sundays until June 29.
Caribbean cuisine was selected after the park surveyed its 500,000 Facebook fans to...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 8:34 AM
Twelve designers, writers, directors and other theme park creative types will gather for the fourth annual Entertainment Designers Forum on Friday.
The event features two separate panels that will chat about design philosophies and styles. Q&As will...