| Apr 9, 2014
| 5:52 AM
Some of the biggest names in mixed martial arts are coming to Orlando next week when UFC makes its debut at the Amway Center.
On April 19, the downtown arena will host a series of Ultimate Fighting Championship matches, featuring Fabricio Werdum and...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 6:16 AM
Ice cream for lunch? Yes, please.
For the final day of Orlando Sentinel Live, I head out to Allen's Creamery & Coffee House in Windermere for a sundae. Or should I say a SUNDAE.
The locally-owned ice cream shop offers something called the Allen's...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 8:00 AM
If you're like me, you may still be dealing with plans for Spring Break and spring sports and spring schedules. But pick up the pace (that's my advice to myself) because it's summer camp sign-up time, never mind if actual summer is months away.
| Apr 15, 2014
| 11:06 AM
When an exhibit showcasing nanoscience engineering and technology debuted at the Innoventions venue at Walt Disney World's Epcot in 2006, who knew it was headed for a national tour?
Eventually landing back in Orlando seven years later, the traveling...
| May 28, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Orlando Science Center again will charge $5 for admission for a day. Five bucks per person will get folks into the museum on Sunday, June 1.
The usual price is $19 ($13 for ages 3-11).
The Walmart $5 Day gives access to the museum’s big-screen...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Eight months after mold forced the Orlando Ballet from its longtime home, the dance company could be moving to new headquarters in a prime location, Orlando's Loch Haven Park.
Leaders of the city and the ballet have struck a deal that will let the dance...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 8:35 AM
Orlando Science Center will play host to Science Challenge, a competition of science-fair winners, on Saturday.
The event has more than 120 participants who are first-place winners in all science categories for middle and high schools in county...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 7:59 AM
Here's the rare Orlando-oriented "ear" pun that doesn't involve Mickey Mouse.
Orlando Science Center will play host to the DiscovEARy Zone, a traveling exhibit that promotes hearing-loss awareness -- particularly among young people -- this weekend....
| Apr 3, 2014
| 4:22 PM
Here's a new way to help the Central Florida arts community — help yourself when buying tickets to Orlando's touring Broadway shows.
United Arts of Central Florida, in the midst of its annual Campaign for the Arts fundraiser, this week expanded...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:52 AM
WHAT: Orlando Science Center will dedicate its monument to the Red Tail pilots of the Tuskegee Airmen on Monday and celebrate the veterans with activities throughout the weekend. The dedication of the 12-foot spire (pictured is a photo illustration)...
| Jan 2, 2014
We should feel pretty confident about many aspects of what 2014 will hold for theme parks and attractions. Sure, a certain boy wizard will play a key role, and a group of height-challenged cast members are expected to raise a ruckus in the middle of...