| Mar 28, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Orlando Science Center will play host to a tournament for the Super Smash Bros. Brawl video game, organized by Powder Keg Games, on Friday.
Registration is capped at 32 players, and registration begins at 6:30 p.m. The competition will run from 7 p.m....
| 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'...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Orlando Science Center will hold two sessions of Santa's Christmas Workshop, a holiday activity aimed at 3- to 5-year-olds and their parents. The Workshops are set for 10 a.m.-noon this Saturday and on Dec. 15. Check-in begins at 9:30 a.m. both days....
| Jul 31, 2013
| 1:28 PM
Members of the Florida Artists Registry will exhibit their work at the August 1st Thursday at the Orlando Museum of Art. The 1st Thursday events allow socializing with food, drink and live entertainment — while admiring art.
Among this month's...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 10:05 AM
Orlando Science Center guests can meet Iron Man, watch "Iron Man 3" and take in the stars and the planets for the final time of the summer Saturday evening.
The 3-D film "Iron Man 3," starring Robert Downey Jr., begins at 7:50 p.m. in the Digital...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:15 AM
Orlando Science Center is reviving its popular $5 admission day this Sunday, Aug. 25.
The periodic event, presented in conjunction with Walmart, allows entry to all comers for $5. The usual price is $19 ($13 for ages 3-11). The deal includes all films...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 3:14 PM
It's time once again for the Red Chair Affair, presented by the Arts and Cultural Alliance of Central Florida. That means summer is truly on the way out, and the arts season is about to kick into high gear.
Why "Red Chair" Affair? Because traditionally,...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 6:47 AM
Two traveling exhibits are nearly ready to move on from the Orlando Science Center.
The last day for "Blue Man Group -- Making Waves" will be Monday, Sept. 2. (The science center is open this weekend, including Labor Day.) The exhibit explores the...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 8:56 AM
Orlando Science Center has added "Penguins 3D" to its movie lineup.
The film, narrated by David Attenborough, takes place on the island called Penguin City, home to 6 million of the black and white birds. Also on hand: hundreds of albatrosses, fur...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Folks can extend their Talk Like a Pirate Day fun with swashbuckling activities at the Orlando Science Center through Sunday.
There's a chestful of activities, although the emphasis will be on Saturday. Pirate costumes are encouraged.
| Sep 23, 2013
| 9:35 AM
Orlando Science Center's adults-only night returns Saturday, the same day, as fate would have it, that its "Sesame Street" exhibit opens.
These are separate events, for sure. Science Night Live, for the 21-and-up set, runs from 8 p.m. to 11 pm. on Sept....