| Sep 22, 2011
| 5:39 AM
While underwater, don't hold your breath.
That sounds counterintuitive to me, but it was an important lesson to learn before experiencing SeaVenture, a below-the-surface experience with the fishes at Discovery Cove.
The dive debuted this summer with the...
| Sep 9, 2011
| 1:08 PM
Discovery Cove, the tropical resort near SeaWorld Orlando that features dolphin interaction, has introduced a Florida-resident discount that runs through the end of 2011.
Floridians can pay $199 for "Dolphin Swim Day Resort" admission. The offer includes...
| Nov 8, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Part of the biggest expansion in SeaWorld Orlando's history is designed to make theme-park guests feel as if they're not in Florida anymore. Instead, they will head south via an immersive "land" known as Antarctica — Empire of the Penguin, set to...
| Nov 10, 2011
| 11:34 AM
Here are additional details in the wake of the SeaWorld Orlando expansion news this week. Above is a video of myself and business reporter Jason Garcia chatting about what it all means -- and resisting the urge to refer to the new land as the Wizarding...
| Nov 11, 2011
| 6:30 AM
SeaWorld Orlando has announced a multi-year plan to add a 3-D movie, a swim-with-sea-life attraction and a new themed land in an effort to counter increasing competition in Florida's crowded theme park marketplace.
The largest and most expensive...
| Nov 18, 2011
| 10:34 AM
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment is wholly owned by the Blackstone Group (stock ticker BX), the private-equity company. It operates 10 theme parks and water parks across the country, including three in Orlando: SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica and Discovery Cove....
| Jan 14, 2013
| 7:55 AM
Aquatica, SeaWorld's water park, again will host Polar Plunge, a fundraiser for Special Olympics Florida that invites participants into the intentionally cooled waters of its wave pool.
There are a slew of benefits for folks who gather $100 in pledges,...
| Aug 27, 2012
| 8:30 AM
SeaWorld Orlando is closing today at 4 p.m. due to inclement weather conditions caused by Tropical Storm Isaac. The park was scheduled to stay open until 7 p.m.
Planned operating hours for Tuesday are 9 a.m. to 7 pm.
Aquatica, SeaWorld's water park, did...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 12:07 PM
Discovery Cove has introduced a lengthy Florida-resident deal that includes passes to SeaWorld Orlando and Aquatica water park through the end of January 2013.
Florida folk can spend one full day at Discovery Cove and have the swim-with-dolphins...
| Jun 1, 2012
| 9:08 AM
Con la apertura del Parque Acuático de Legoland, en Winter Haven, la Florida Central suma otra opción de diversión a su extensa lista de atracciones para turistas y residentes.
El parque, que acaba de abrir sus puertas, tiene toboganes donde predominan...
| Jun 16, 2012
| 8:44 PM
Por lo general, la celebración del Día del Padre supone entregar un regalo al progenitor y salir a comer con toda la familia. Pero, ¿qué tal si este año cambia la mesa del restaurante por una piscina donde él podrá nadar con delfines? ¿O la corbata por un...