| Oct 19, 2014
| 10:46 AM
A dozen people reported serious health problems or injuries on Disney World rides during the third quarter of 2014, while two such incidents were reported at Universal Orlando and one at SeaWorld.
Universal reported no major incidents at its newest...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:15 AM
Ride makers have finally figured out how to combine two theme park staples that rarely go together: roller coasters and dark rides.
A host of new combo attractions mashing up roller coaster thrills and dark ride storytelling opened this summer in the...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Si piensas que ya lo viste todo en las casas embrujadas... espérate a ver lo que puedes encontrar en el Halloween Horror Nights de Universal Orlando este año.
Si decides darte el viaje desde el sur de Florida a Florida Central en estos días o en el...
| Oct 11, 2014
| 10:15 AM
It's one of theme parks' biggest challenges: finding ways to ease the pain of waiting in line.
Disney's Hollywood Studios tried something unusual for a few days last week, when it required FastPass reservations for anyone boarding the Toy Story Midway...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 9:57 AM
Universal Orlando has rolled out a new deal that gives parkgoers three days for the price of two that's good until next summer.
The deal is aimed toward visitors to the park who will take advantage of three visits in one vacation, with all three tickets...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:47 AM
Llega la temporada del miedo, cuando se materializan fantasmas, zombis y monstruos que ponen a prueba el nivel de resistencia de los humanos a las provocaciones del más allá.
La Florida Central celebra Halloween o la Noche de brujas dando entrada a todo...
| Sep 21, 2014
| 10:36 AM
The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions is opening a North American office in Orlando.
It is IAAPA's fourth regional office, joining ones in Hong Kong, Brussels and Mexico City.
Richard Jackson is the new vice president of...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 8:29 AM
Universal Orlando's Halloween Horror Nights has wowed the folks at Travel Channel.
TravelChannel.com put the Orlando stop on its list of 10 best Halloween attractions for 2014.
The choices were not ranked, but listed alphabetically by state. Still,...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 12:47 PM
Steve Harvey is taking his Chicago-based daytime talk show on the road for the first time, and he is coming to Universal Orlando Resort next month.
He will tape five shows Nov. 4-6 in front of a live audience at Universal's CityWalk Lagoon Stage....
| Oct 5, 2014
| 10:27 AM
Tour operator Virgin Holidays last week said it will continue its relationship with SeaWorld and other marine parks as long as they do not use whales and dolphins captured after Feb. 14 of this year.
Virgin Group founder Richard Branson started a...
| Oct 2, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Tourist tax collections in Orange County increased nearly 11 percent in August, according to figures released Thursday.
The county collected $14.8 million, Comptroller Martha Haynie said.
It's been a strong year for the tourism industry. With only one...