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LEGOLAND shuttle
Jan 29 - The LEGOLAND Florida website is now offering roundtrip transportation between the Merlin owned attractions at the new I-Drive 360 on International Drive and LEGOLAND park. The shuttle is $5 per person (plus tax) and pick up time is 9:00 am...
LEGOLAND Florida
Jan 28 - LEGOLAND Hotel at LEGOLAND Florida Resort is officially opening May 15th 2015. The announcement came from General Manager of LEGOLAND Hotel, Kevin Carr, during a press event at the Hotel site, located just steps away from the theme park entrance...
Katy Perry at Tussauds Orlando
Jan 27 - Another one of the famous figures to feature at Madame Tussauds Orlando has been revealed. It has been officially announced Katy Perry will be one of the many famous figures at the attraction when it opens spring 2015. Madame Tussauds...
Splitsville at Downtown Disney
Jan 26 - Downtown Disney's Splitsville Luxury Lanes is now offering inside their venue live bands on Saturday nights. The bands performing can be seen from 9pm-12.30am on Saturday nights and there is no cover charge. They recently also revealed...
Disappearing Sorcerer's Hat
Jan 24 - Over the last few weeks the giant Sorcerer's Hat at Disney's Hollywood Studios has slowly being disappearing. Disney has not officially announced why the hat is going and there has been no word on anything replacing it. Now that the hat is...
Disney Springs Sign
Jan 22 - Downtown Disney at Walt Disney World Resort continues its multi-year transformation into Disney Springs, a unique and vibrant shopping, dining and entertainment destination to be set amid beautiful open-air promenades, meandering springs...
Cirque du Soleil character
Jan 18 - For a limited time, you can purchase a special Dinner & Show package, which includes an entrée, dessert and non-alcoholic beverage at Wolfgang Puck Grand Cafe, Planet Hollywood, Portobello Country Italian Trattoria or Splitsville Luxury Lanes in...
Epcot Flower and Garden Festival
Jan 17 - Eleven pop bands with hits spanning several decades will play the Garden Rocks Concert Series at the 22nd Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival March 4th to May 17th, 2015. The Garden Rocks Concert Series debuts in 2015 to span...
Gatorland
Jan 15 - Gatorland, the Alligator Capital of the World, and FUN SPOT AMERICA-Orlando are proud to announce that on January 20th at 10:30am, these tourism industry leaders will break ground on a 'jawsome' new joint-venture bringing a new...
Walt Disney describes the Carousel of Progress attraction
Jan 14 - This week marked the 40th anniversary of the Carousel of Progress at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom. Disney marked the attraction's anniversary by releasing a behind-the-scenes look at the carousel led by Walt Disney himself. The video clip was...
Elsa & Anna from Frozen
Jan 14 - Back in September Disney confirmed a new Frozen attrction would be coming to Epcot's Norway Pavilion. The new attraction, which will replace the now closed Maelstrom, will take guests to Arendelle and immerse them in many of their favourite moments...
Orlando Eye Capsule
Jan 13 - Work continues on the new Orlando Eye attraction which is scheduled to open spring 2015 on International Drive. The Orlando Eye's new passenger capsules will soon be installed. The first capsule spokes are now in place. Each glass capsule...
Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando
Jan 12 - Mardi Gras 2015 is right around the corner at Universal Orlando and the line-up for this year has been announced. Headliners this year include English pop sensation Jessie J, who's known for her hits "Price Tag" and "Bang Bang"...
Cinderella's Golden Coach
Jan 11 - For a limited time starting January 17th to March 21st, visitors to Disney's Hollywood Studios will have the chance to see an exclusive preview of "Cinderella" at the park's ABC Sound Studio. The original golden coach from the film will be on display...
Gwazi at Busch Gardens Tampa
Jan 10 - We recently reported Busch Gardens' Gwazi roller coaster would be closing early 2015. The park has now confirmed February 1st is the last day for thrill seekers to ride Gwazi as the park prepares to permanently close the wooden coaster...
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