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  • Tourist taxes up 11 percent in August

    Tourist taxes up 11 percent in August
    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...
  • Houses made to haunt you at Halloween Horror Nights

    Houses made to haunt you at Halloween Horror Nights
    Universal Orlando has again dreamed up an array of haunted houses to spook visitors to its Halloween Horror Nights event. The creators use our senses against us, from darkened corners to the roar of chainsaws, with a pinch of dirty diapers to add to the...
  • Animals

    AUDUBON SOCIETY'S CENTER FOR BIRDS OF PREY: conservation, education and raptor rehabilitation facility: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday (except holidays); 1101 Audubon Way, Maitland; $5 adults, $4 ages 3-12; 407-644-0190. BLACK HAMMOCK ADVENTURES:...
  • 'Human sacrifice' removed from Horror Nights scare zone

    'Human sacrifice' removed from Horror Nights scare zone
    Simulated human sacrifices have been removed from a scare zone at Universal's Halloween Horror Nights. Bayou of Blood, a Louisiana voodoo themed street experience for the event, originally was designed to include a hourly staged production featuring a...
  • NASCAR restaurant closing at Universal CityWalk

    NASCAR Sports Grille, a mainstay at Universal CityWalk since the entertainment complex opened in 1999, will close Nov. 1. The racing-themed restaurant, which serves American-style food such as burgers, ribs, sandwiches and pasta, will continue lunch and...
  • Luxury hotel group will market Sapphire Falls at Universal Orlando

    Luxury hotel group will market Sapphire Falls at Universal Orlando
    A group that markets luxury hotels' meeting space has added Universal Orlando's future Sapphire Falls Resort to its portfolio. Associated Luxury Hotels International represents hotels with four and five diamond ratings from AAA. It markets properties to...
  • Universal: 3 original haunted houses set for Halloween Horror Nights

    Universal: 3 original haunted houses set for Halloween Horror Nights
    Universal Studios has released three more of its haunted-house themes for this fall’s Halloween Horror Nights. The threesome will contain new, original content created by the Universal Orlando creative team. The fresh houses are named Giggles &...
  • Say Goodbye to Summer, 2014 With Labor Day Fun

    Say Goodbye to Summer, 2014 With Labor Day Fun
    The best way to toast the end of a long, hot summer is with a special family trip during the Labor Day weekend. It’s the perfect time to get serious about back-to-school mode, remember good times past and plan for all the good times yet to come....
  • Theme parks add upscale 'experiences' to raise revenue

    Theme parks add upscale 'experiences' to raise revenue
    If a night trick-or-treating at the Magic Kingdom won't satisfy your appetite for sugary fun, Disney has a little something extra to sell you. After paying $62 for Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, which takes place on select nights through...
  • Disney, SeaWorld and Universal land Golden Ticket Awards

    Disney, SeaWorld and Universal land Golden Ticket Awards
    SeaWorld Orlando, Epcot's IllumiNations show and multiple Universal Orlando attractions have earned Golden Ticket Awards, determined by a survey conducted by Amusement Today newspaper. SeaWorld took the top spot forĀ  "best marine life park," according...
  • Gringotts ride an ambitious centerpiece for Diagon Alley

    Gringotts ride an ambitious centerpiece for Diagon Alley
    There will be a lot riding on Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts when Diagon Alley opens Tuesday. The Gringotts thrill ride is the centerpiece of Universal Orlando's expansion of its Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The company describes it as...