| Dec 11, 2013
| 12:37 PM
The Orange County Regional History Center will play host to Chip Davis, founder of holiday-music supergroup Mannheim Steamroller, on Saturday.
Davis and the ensemble are in town for weekend concerts at Universal Studios theme park. He will meet and chat...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Halloween Horror Nights fans who thought Universal Studios would reveal ALL during its "HHN Reveal Week" instead find themselves waiting for one more haunted house announcement.
Universal shared a few details about four houses during midnight...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Universal Orlando unveiled details on a handful of restaurants planned for CityWalk on Thursday -- plus confirmed, it confirmed an expected one for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter expansion set for Universal Studios theme park.
Yes, as many have...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:02 AM
Check out festivals and events in December across the state.
Featured destination: Key West
Nov. 27 - Dec. 31: Key West 'Bright' Before Christmans. Key West. Live holiday music, games for the kids, free cookies and eggnog, holiday cheer and a chance...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:12 PM
More new elements of Universal Studios' Springfield area, including two food outlets, a bar, a gift shop and statues that double as photo opportunities, opened to the public on Friday. Folks wanting to immerse themselves in the hometown of "The Simpsons"...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 2:30 AM
If you want to ride a Matterhorn-like roller coaster themed around the "Ice Age" movies you'll have to fly to Malaysia.
Twentieth Century Fox has broken ground on its first theme park there, appropriately named Twentieth Century Fox World. When it...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:31 AM
All three major Central Florida theme-park companies plus the owner of Fun Spot took home Golden Ticket Awards this weekend. Winners of 25 categories were determined by an international poll of Amusement Today, a trade publication.
John Arie Sr.,...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 7:37 AM
Universal Studios has announced its final haunted-house theme for Halloween Horror Nights 2013, and it will be based on the Resident Evil video-game series.
In Resident Evil: Escape from Raccoon City, HHN guests will encounter Lickers, Hunters and the...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:02 PM
We're heading into dueling Christian-music festival weekend, with activities at two Orlando theme parks. Universal Studios presents Rock the Universe, and Magic Kingdom hosts Night of Joy on Friday and Saturday evenings.
These after-hours events require...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Popular holiday-music recording act Mannheim Steamroller will continue its three-weekend concert series at Universal Studios theme park on Saturday and Sunday. founder Chip Davis shared some thoughts about his group with us from his home in Omaha, Neb.,...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 5:51 AM
Our theme park enthusiast brethren over at the LATimes.com, Brady MacDonald likes to put together his most anticipated rides for the upcoming year pretty early on.
His take on the best new rides coming in 2014 he put together back in July 2013, but...