| Mar 18, 2013
| 7:46 AM
Music still dominates the special-event scene at Orlando's theme parks and attractions this week, but there's also some "Star Wars" and Angry Birds on the horizon.
+ Reigning "American Idol" winner Phillip Phillips performs at Universal's Mardi Gras...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The Cosmic Golf Challenge, a fundraiser for the Orlando Science Center, is set to tee off at the Grand Cypress Golf Club on March 28.
The format is an 18-hole, four-person scramble tournament, open to the public in sets of corporate teams or...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 8:12 AM
Orlando Science Center will stay open later on Fridays and Saturdays through mid-August.
In addition to its regular offering of exhibits, summer night-sky viewings will be held in the Crosby Observatory after 7 p.m. on those evenings. Guests can see...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 1:46 PM
It's a tripleheader of news related to the Orlando Science Center:
+ Thursday is Pi Day -- the whole 3.14 meets 3/14 thing, you know. The science center will mark the occasion with a pie walk (a variation on a cake walk); "crafty corner," devoted to...
| Mar 14, 2013
| 7:17 AM
Spring is in the air, and so are new experiences at Orlando-area theme parks and attractions. Let's walk through a few fresh — or upcoming — opportunities.
Legoland Florida's water park is back open for the season, and it has...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Orlando theme parks and attractions this week feature flowers and a packed schedule of musical performances.
+ The 20th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival kicks off Wednesday. The event is amping up the food portion of the event with 12...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 12:54 PM
United Arts of Central Florida is more than halfway to its $1.57 million collaborative fundraising campaign goal, the organization will announce today.
"Thanks to the generosity of so many, we're more than three weeks ahead of schedule," said Scott...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:12 AM
Orlando Science Center will be adults-only for its Science Night Live event Saturday.
The evening will spotlight "grown-up-inspired" programming such as a "Music by the Numbers" presentation by UCF professor Scott Warfield, who will talk the points...
| May 28, 2013
| 7:34 AM
Members of Blue Man Group will invade Orlando Science Center, interacting with guests as part of the museum's latest traveling exhibit "Blue Man Group -- Making Waves."
The Blue Men will be in the exhibit and throughout the science center from noon to 2...
| May 31, 2013
| 11:56 AM
Dale Dougherty is the founder, President & CEO of Maker Media, which produces Make Magazine. The magazine launched in 2005, and was the springboard for the first Maker Faire, held in the San Francisco Bay Area in 2006.
Dale was recently in Orlando,...
| May 21, 2013
| 7:31 AM
A Blue Man Group-based exhibit joins the Orlando Science Center lineup on Saturday.
"Blue Man Group -- Making Waves" is a 1,500-square-foot traveling exhibit that's designed to merge science and art through an exploration of sound. The displays are...