| Jul 5, 2014
With computer simulators, electronic matches, 1,200 feet of fiber optic wiring, a metal suitcase control panel — shooting off professional-grade fireworks in 2014 has very little to do with striking an actual match.
And, yet, Mark Lane and Zachary...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 11:10 AM
Groupon has a deal for SeaWorld and Busch Gardens that will get you a Fun Card for only $75.
The Fun Card gets you access to one of the two parks until the end of the year. The normal price is $95 plus tax.
The Fun Card doesn't cover parking or give you...
| 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...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 3:57 PM
It had been stationary since 1993, before any of this year's participants were born. In our corner of the commonwealth, with the beaches and amusement parks nearby, the Virginia High School Coaches Association's All-Star week called the Peninsula its home...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Discounts on Busch Gardens' Fun Cards are virtually non-existent. Fun Cards offer visitors the chance to pay for a single-day admission and return for unlimited visits through the summer months.
Visitors can get a small discount on the Fun Cards,...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 7:03 AM
Discovery Cove, SeaWorld's day resort that features interactions with dolphins, exotic fish and birds, again has won the top spot in TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice competition. It was ranked the No. 1 amusement park in the world for 2014. Universal's...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 10:13 AM
It’s a jungle in there.
At least, that’s the hope of “Cirque Dreams Jungle Fantasy,” coming to Fort Lauderdale’s Broward Center for the Performing Arts July 22-27.
Pompano Beach-based Cirque Dreams opened the show of...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Southwest Airlines, which has been under fire from animal activists over its marketing partnership with SeaWorld, is parting ways with the company after 26 years.
The companies said in a joint statement Thursday they they both decided not to renew their...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 1:33 PM
As part of Boca Chamber Festival Days - a series of events taking place at different locations throughout the month of August and facilitated by the Boca Chamber - "Wine Country Safari" will return to the Boca Raton Museum of Art at Mizner Park. The Aug....
| Jun 18, 2014
| 11:40 AM
Care about homeless pets? Put your feet where your mouth is.
And your paws.
Humans and their furry companions are invited to sign up now for the annual Paws for a Cause Dog Walk 2014, a two-mile meander to raise funds to help keep the Peninsula SPCA...
| 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....