UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT REVEALS MAJOR ATTRACTION NEWS

Orlando, Fla. (May 19, 2011) – Universal Orlando Resort today announced that its newest attraction will be based on Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s blockbuster 3-D-CGI feature “Despicable Me,” bringing minions, mayhem and a whole new level of 3-D family fun to its guests. The “Despicable Me” experience will replace the Jimmy Neutron attraction at Universal Studios Florida. Continue reading

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party At The Magic Kingdom

 

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party Event At Walt Disney Worlds Magic Kingdom 2010

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party Event At Walt Disney Worlds Magic Kingdom 2010

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is a Halloween-themed special event held on select dates in Magic Kingdom theme park that requires a separate ticket to attend. Continue reading

Busch Gardens Howl-o-Scream 2010

Screen Grab of the Howl-o-Scream 2010 website

Screen Grab of the Howl-o-Scream 2010 website

Busch Gardens Tampa has revealed (kind of) their Howl-o-Scream 2010 theme.  Although there aren’t really any details on the website, it seems as though there is going to be a concert theme – the “most electrifying” HoS ever, apparently.   Tickets are already available for pre-sale and the schedule has been posted.  And yes, we will probably be offering Discount Howl-o-Scream Tickets, so be on the look out! Continue reading

Orlando Florida Theme Parks Fall Travel Deals

Orlando Theme Parks In The Fall

Orlando Theme Parks In The Fall

 

 

Now that the crowds have dwindled down at the Orlando theme parks, travelers who come to Orlando, Florida during this slow season are in-store for a terrific treat. This is the time of year when the locals go to Waly Disney World, Universal Studios and Sea World without any lines to wait in. Continue reading

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party 2009

Toon Town Halloween

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is a Halloween-themed special event held select dates in September, October and November in Magic Kingdom theme park that requires a separate ticket to attend.

The event will be held from 7pm–12am on the following dates in 2009:
September 4, 11, 15, 18, 22, 25, 29
October 1, 2, 6, 8, 9, 12, 13, 15, 18, 20, 22, 23, 25, 27, 29, 31
November 1

The Official Ticket Center is offering discounted ticket prices for the September event dates. To purchase tickets, or for more information, click here or call us toll-free at 1-877-406-4836. Continue reading

Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 2009 Presents:

Ripped From the Silver Screen

HHN: Ripped from the Silver Screen

HHN: Ripped from the Silver Screen

“The Country’s Best Halloween Event”

—Amusement Today

With 8 New Haunted Houses, 6 New Scare Zones, and 2 New Live Shows,  fans of Universal’s annual halloween event are quivering with anticipation.  As early as July, rumors started flying about possible themes, leaked haunted house designs, and which horrific icons will be the faces of this year’s event.  With numerous fansites, Facebook groups, and MySpace profiles dedicated to the event, it is no surprise that Halloween Horror Nights (HHN) has an almost cult-like fan base.  And, critics agree – yesterday, Amusement Today announced the winners of their 2009 Golden Ticket Awards – The Best of the Best, and named Universal Orlando’s HHN the Best Halloween Event. Continue reading

Universal Orlando’s Show Director and Halloween Horror Nights

Michael Roddy

Michael Roddy

Theme Park Insider reported that Michael Roddy, Show Director for Universal Orlando, was waxing enthusiastic about this year’s Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios Florida, which starts later this month. Continue reading

Sea World Weekly Scoop

 

SeaWorld Halloween Spooktacular 2009

SeaWorld Halloween Spooktacular 2009

 

 

 

 2009 SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular
SeaWorld® Orlando, Orlando, Florida
October 3-4, 10-11, 17-18, 24-25, 30 & 31, 2009
Call for Tickets 1-877-406-4836

 

 

From pumpkin fishes to friendly sea witches, Halloween meets the sea in October 2009 during SeaWorld Orlando’s Halloween Spooktacular, carving an underwater “fantasea” where children can dance with an ice DJ, learn from a school of fish and play with a sea fairy. Continue reading

Florida Halloween Travel Guide

Halloween - Orlando

Halloween - Orlando

Orlando Florida is always ready to celebrate a holiday, and Halloween is right up its (dark) alley. This year, Halloween conveniently lands on a Saturday — so if you have a weekend “to kill,” why not take advantage of the Halloween events and spend a couple of days celebrating with a (bewitching) getaway? If you are busy that weekend, no worries: in Florida Halloween festivities are definitely not confined to Oct. 31, but begin in some cases in early September and spill over to Nov. 1 — so everyone can enjoy the fun. Continue reading