| Feb 1, 2015
| 9:54 AM
Boards of directors
The Central Florida Hotel & Lodging Association elected the following to its executive committee for 2015: Chairperson, Gerald Urquiola, Caribe Royale Resort & Convention Center; 1st Vice Chairperson, David Bartek, Loews Hotels at...
| Feb 22, 2015
Disney World's latest price jump starting Sunday is pushing some tickets past $100, continuing a trend of increases as its attendance soars and the region attracts travelers with higher incomes.
Disney announced Saturday that one-day ticket prices...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 10:06 AM
A Central Florida company is expanding with three new trampoline recreation centers planned for the Apopka area, Davie in South Florida, and Landsdale, Penn.
Sanford-based Rebounderz plans to open this Saturday at 474 S. Hunt Club Blvd in Forest City, a...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 11:56 AM
One of Orlando's worst-kept secrets was confirmed Tuesday, when Comcast Corp. executives said what theme-park watchers have been speculating for months: A new King Kong attraction will open at Universal Orlando.
The Kong attraction appears to be...
| Feb 19, 2015
| 7:07 AM
Watch out: Ian Ziering is in our midst.
And that means filming of "Sharknado 3" has commenced at Universal Orlando Resort. Shooting will continue next week, when the media have been invited to watch and take part.
The sequel will premiere in July on...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 2:43 PM
The people making "Sharknado 3" have come to celebrate Universal Orlando and to bury it.
"We are having sharks and a sharknado come to Universal Orlando and destroy the park," said director Anthony C. Ferrante on Tuesday as the TV movie completed...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 5:40 AM
The robed boy-wizard battalion should be in full force at Universal Orlando for the second Celebration of Harry Potter.
The event, which runs through Sunday again features appearances by and autograph sessions with "Harry Potter" film stars. Scheduled...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 10:16 AM
Universal Orlando has completed its concert lineup for its 2015 Mardi Gras celebration with the addition of Phillip Phillips and MKTO.
Phillips, a former winner of "American Idol," is best known for his single "Home." He will perform at Universal on...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 4:10 PM
Escape from Gringotts lived up to its name recently when firefighters had to help stranded passengers out of the Harry Potter ride at Universal Orlando.
So at what point does a theme park decide it needs to call in fire departments with safety ropes,...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 12:16 PM
Seventeen Central Florida hotels were named winners Wednesday in the 13th annual TripAdvisor Travelers' Choice Awards.
The highest honor in the bunch went to The Villas of Grand Cypress, which ranked no. 8 in the Top 25 Hotels Overall category this...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 7:08 AM
Esta primavera disfrute de buenos momentos durante la celebración de Mardi Gras 2015 en Universal Orlando Resort, que presenta 16 noches de conciertos con los más grandes de la música, acompañados por la esencia del legendario carnaval del Mardi Gras....