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  • Orlando Science Center: Children's author forced to cancel appearance

    Orlando Science Center: Children's author forced to cancel appearance
    Marianne Berkes, author of children's books "Over in the Ocean" and "Some Planetary Fun," among others, will not be appearing at the Orlando Science Center as scheduled Saturday. A family emergency forced the cancellation, a science center official said....
  • Theme parks weekend: Vern Yip, Pixar, Big Time Rush, 'Animalopolis'

    Theme parks weekend: Vern Yip, Pixar, Big Time Rush, 'Animalopolis'
    Here's a quick look at the wealth of entertainment options this weekend at Orlando's theme parks and attractions: + It's the final weekend of the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival. This weekend's HGTV guest is designer popular Vern Yip, who...
  • Orlando Science Center looks to the sky for National Astronomy Day

    Orlando Science Center looks to the sky for National Astronomy Day
    The Orlando Science Center is planning a full day of astronomical activities in honor of National Astronomy Day, Saturday, May 21. The events will run late in the day, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m., using telescopes during daylight for solar viewing and starry...
  • Orlando Science Center: Roger McGuinn event to kick off guitar exhibit

    Orlando Science Center: Roger McGuinn event to kick off guitar exhibit
    Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and Byrds co-founder Roger McGuinn will be featured at an Orlando Science Center event on the eve on the world premiere of the touring exhibition called "Guitar: The Instrument that Rocked the World." McGuinn will not be in...
  • Weekend outlook: Cheetah Hunt, Star Wars Weekend, 'Sea Hunt,' Curious George

    Weekend outlook: Cheetah Hunt, Star Wars Weekend, 'Sea Hunt,' Curious George
    Let's go ahead and take a long look at the upcoming long weekend. We aren't short on options at Central Florida theme parks and attractions to distract from the Casey Anthony trial. + Thursday night is Velvet Sessions at Universal's Hard Rock Hotel....
  • Exclusive: Star Wars Celebration returns to Orlando!

    Exclusive: Star Wars Celebration returns to Orlando!
    Last year, 2010, was "The Year of 'Star Wars'" here in Orlando, thanks to the concert tour of "Star Wars" music hosted by Anthony Daniels, the closing of "Star Tours" out at Disney and a certain big convention that came our way. I speculated last summer,...
  • Weekend outlook: Star Wars, Star Trek, guitars, Go-Go's

    Weekend outlook: Star Wars, Star Trek, guitars, Go-Go's
    We have quite a handful of beginnings and endings in the coming days at Orlando's theme parks and attractions. + We're in the final days of Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Special guests on Friday, Saturday and Sunday include Peter...
  • Orlando Science Center: 'Guitar' to play on, 'Bug World' coming

    Orlando Science Center: 'Guitar' to play on, 'Bug World' coming
    Orlando Science Center has extended the run of the exhibit "Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World." The 5,000-square-foot exhibition, which follows the history and evolution of the guitar and related stringed instruments, will remain in place...
  • Orlando Science Center: Star-gazing sessions return

    Orlando Science Center: Star-gazing sessions return
    Orlando Science Center is reviving its seasonal nighttime star-gazing sessions at its Crosby Observatory, beginning Saturday, Nov. 19. The public will also have access to its powerful, 10-inch refractor telescope on first and third Saturdays of December,...
  • Orlando Science Center: Jim Bell of Mars Rover Team to visit

    Orlando Science Center: Jim Bell of Mars Rover Team to visit
    Jim Bell, a member of the Mars Exploration Rover team, will present "Postcards From Mars: Using Rovers to Explore the Mysteries of the Red Planet" at the Orlando Science Center on Saturday, Nov. 26. Bell was the lead scientist in charge of the...
  • This week at attractions: Cyndi Lauper, Chubby Checker, Easter-egg hunt

    This week at attractions: Cyndi Lauper, Chubby Checker, Easter-egg hunt
    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...