| May 7, 2012
| 4:46 PM
A few hellos and a goodbye populate the Orlando theme park scene this week. + Tuesday marks the premiere of two Universal Studios attractions: Universal's Superstar Parade, the first daily parade in the park's history, and Universal's Cinematic...
| May 3, 2012
| 4:46 PM
Orlando Science Center is expanding its Astronomy Day event, sprinkling events over select weekends through June 2. Activities will include SunWatch sessions, where visitors will peer at the sun through the Crosby Observatory telescope; four NASA...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 8:14 AM
Here's a preview of what's shaking this week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions:
+ At Universal Studios, it's back-to-back nights of Mardi Gras celebration with Hot Chelle Rae on Friday and rapper B.o.B on Saturday. The park's parade starts at 8 p....
| Apr 2, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Here's a quick look at entertainment options this week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions:
+ Cyndi Lauper will be the musical guest at Universal's Mardi Gras celebration on Saturday. Parade time is 9 p.m., show time 9:30 p.m. It's included in...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 7:20 AM
Actor Daniel Logan says this has been the "year of Orlando." He's making his fourth trip of 2012 to Central Florida, and they've all been "Star Wars"-related missions.
Logan, who appeared as the young Boba Fett in 2002's "Star Wars: Episode II —...
| Oct 8, 2012
| 8:16 AM
Darth Vader -- or at least his uniform -- is among the guests this week at Central Florida's theme parks and attractions.
+ The "Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination" exhibit opens at Orlando Science Center on Saturday. It includes props,...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Orlando Science Center has released the schedule for Daniel Logan, a "Star Wars" actor who will help kick off the new exhibit "Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination" this weekend.
Logan, who first appeared as the young Boba Fett in 2002's "Star...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 8:18 AM
It's an active week in Orlando theme parks and attractions, even though we're not in the eye of this hurricane.
+ Our long-lasting Halloween celebrations end, with the last evening of Universal's Halloween Horror Nights on Wednesday and the final Mickey'...
| May 14, 2012
| 8:00 AM
One festival ends, another one begins this week at Walt Disney World, plus other arrivals:
+ The 2012 edition of the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival wraps up Sunday. The designer showcase on Friday, Saturday and Sunday will feature HGTV's...
| May 21, 2012
| 9:00 AM
Here's a quick look at key events of this week at Orlando theme parks and attractions (plus one plan ahead/last call).
+ New scenes are added to "The Magic, the Memories and You," the castle-projection show at Magic Kingdom as of Friday. Watch for a...
| May 29, 2012
| 10:19 AM
Post-Memorial Day edition of This Week at Orlando's Theme Parks and Attractions:
+ On Thursday, Starship performs at the monthly Velvet Sessions at Universal's Hard Rock Hotel. More info: www.velvetsessions.com.
+ Thursday is the final day for Snow...