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Florida Theme Park News

Our Florida theme park news is updated daily and covers all of the major theme parks and attractions.

Our weekly Florida theme park news videos provide a summary of the latest news and updates from Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando, SeaWorld Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa and the other central Florida theme parks and attractions.

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New Hand-Dipped Corn Dogs now available at Magic Kingdom

Hand-Dipped Corn Dogs have long been a popular favourite of Disney fans visiting Disneyland in California. Now visitors to Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom can...

Great offers, special treats & drinks available at Disney Springs this summer

Anyone visiting Disney Springs this summer will find some great offers and treats available. It's the perfect place to enjoy the live outdoor entertainment and a...

Eleven new acts confirmed for Epcot’s ‘Eat to the Beat’ Concert Series 2017

The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will be better than ever this year. This year guests can visit the Festival over a record number...

Insider tips to know before visiting Universal’s Volcano Bay

Universal’s Volcano Bay the perfect way to cool off with over 30 experiences including 18 water attractions such as winding and action rivers, two...

All ticket & vacation packages on sale for Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 2017

Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 2017 will be begin in September and will feature this year nine haunted houses, five scarezones and two live...

Universal Orlando reveal more details about their new on-site hotel opening next year

Debuting in 2018, the new Universal’s Aventura Hotel will offer tech savvy accommodations. Using the provided in-room tablet, you’ll be able to control many...

New Hand-Dipped Corn Dogs now available at Magic Kingdom

Hand-Dipped Corn Dogs have long been a popular favourite of Disney fans visiting Disneyland in California. Now visitors to Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom can...

Great offers, special treats & drinks available at Disney Springs this summer

Anyone visiting Disney Springs this summer will find some great offers and treats available. It's the perfect place to enjoy the live outdoor entertainment and a...

New Justin Bieber figure unveiled at Madame Tussauds Orlando

The new Justin Bieber wax figure was officially unveiled at Madame Tussauds Orlando this week. The award-winning singer-songwriter’s figure can be found in the attraction’s...

Eleven new acts confirmed for Epcot’s ‘Eat to the Beat’ Concert Series 2017

The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will be better than ever this year. This year guests can visit the Festival over a record number...

Walt Disney World salutes Independence Day with All-American fireworks displays & more

Walt Disney World has revealed what they have planned this year for their 4th of July celebrations around the parks and resorts. Nighttime spectacles will...

New wooden roller coaster opens this week at Fun Spot America Kissimmee

A new roller coaster opens at Fun Spot America Kissimmee this Friday. The grand opening of Mine Blower will be on Friday, June 23rd. The...

New Kraken Unleashed roller coaster now open at SeaWorld Orlando

Just in time for summer vacation, one of the fiercest underwater legends has come to life in an entirely new way. SeaWorld Orlando’s original...

Changes to the Disney Dining Plan 2018….fancy a glass of wine with dinner?

Walt Disney World has announced changes to the Disney Dining Plan for 2018. As of 1st January 2018 the drinks selection included in all...

New Dooney & Bourke Handbags and more now at Walt Disney World

Handbags by Dooney & Bourke are a firm favourite with guests visiting Walt Disney World. One of the most popular collections, Disney Sketch, recently...

Where to find great Sushi at Walt Disney World

Tomorrow is National Sushi Day and here’s where you can find amazing sushi at Walt Disney World Resort. Female sushi chefs are onstage at Tokyo...

Walt Disney World salutes Independence Day with All-American fireworks displays & more

Walt Disney World has revealed what they have planned this year for their 4th of July celebrations around the parks and resorts. Nighttime spectacles will...

Changes to the Disney Dining Plan 2018….fancy a glass of wine with dinner?

Walt Disney World has announced changes to the Disney Dining Plan for 2018. As of 1st January 2018 the drinks selection included in all...

New Dooney & Bourke Handbags and more now at Walt Disney World

Handbags by Dooney & Bourke are a firm favourite with guests visiting Walt Disney World. One of the most popular collections, Disney Sketch, recently...

Where to find great Sushi at Walt Disney World

Tomorrow is National Sushi Day and here’s where you can find amazing sushi at Walt Disney World Resort. Female sushi chefs are onstage at Tokyo...

Another Animal Kingdom restaurant to offer Mobile Order

Starting June 20th guests wishing to eat at the Flame Tree Barbecue restaurant at Disney's Animal Kingdom will be able to use Mobile Order. Ordering...

New Photo Capture Coming to Pirates of Caribbean at Magic Kingdom

Beginning June 19th, a new Disney PhotoPass Service opportunity will be available for guests at the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction. To preview, purchase and...

Reservations now open for new Frozen Ever After Sparkling Dessert Party at Epcot

Starting July 17th, there will be a new way to experience “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” at Epcot. Reservations are now open for the brand-new Frozen...

Planned opening date for Universal’s Fast & Furious-Supercharged ride announced

Universal Orlando have revealed more details about their new Fast & Furious – Supercharged attraction, the ride will open in Spring 2018. This action-packed ride...

Meet the new characters from Despicable Me 3 at Universal Studios

Guests can now meet the cast of the new Despicable Me 3 movie, in Universal Studios Orlando. From now through Aug. 19th, guests will...

Universal Orlando’s Volcano Bay now open: See the opening ceremony & take a look...

A revolutionary water theme park has risen at Universal Orlando Resort – Universal’s Volcano Bay is now open. The park’s first guests gathered today inside...

Live webcast: see the grand opening of Universal’s Volcano Bay

Universal Orlando will be broadcasting live the grand opening celebration for Volcano Bay on May 25th. This event is only open to select media and...

Horror Film The Shining to debut at Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights this September

For the first time ever, the psychological horror film, The Shining, will bring unspeakable terror to “Halloween Horror Nights” in terrifying new mazes opening...

Taputapu At Universal’s Volcano Bay: Universal Announces More New Features

Guests at Universal’s Volcano Bay – the innovative water theme park set to open on May 25th – will experience an entirely new level...

New merchandise coming to Universal’s Volcano Bay revealed

It isn’t long now until Universal’s Volcano Bay opens to guests on May 25th and with a new park comes new merchandise. Universal has revealed...

Another Animal Kingdom restaurant to offer Mobile Order

Starting June 20th guests wishing to eat at the Flame Tree Barbecue restaurant at Disney's Animal Kingdom will be able to use Mobile Order. Ordering...

New Photo Capture Coming to Pirates of Caribbean at Magic Kingdom

Beginning June 19th, a new Disney PhotoPass Service opportunity will be available for guests at the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction. To preview, purchase and...

Reservations now open for new Frozen Ever After Sparkling Dessert Party at Epcot

Starting July 17th, there will be a new way to experience “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth” at Epcot. Reservations are now open for the brand-new Frozen...

SeaWorld Orlando welcomes first baby walrus born at the park

A whiskered walrus baby was welcomed to SeaWorld Orlando on June 3, when a 14-year old female, Kaboodle, gave birth to her first calf...

Tickets now on sale for Holiday Dessert Party at Magic Kingdom

Tickets can now be purchased for the Holiday Dessert Party which takes place on select nights at Magic Kingdom during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas...

New Products for Disney•Pixar’s ‘Cars 3’ now available around Walt Disney World

The new Disney-Pixar’s “Cars 3” opens this week and to celebrate new exclusive products are now on sale at Walt Disney World. Items include a...

“Summer Nights” special summer event begins this week at Busch Gardens Tampa

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay launches their new reimagined Summer Nights event this week, no extra ticket is needed as this is included with park...

Insider tips to know before visiting Universal’s Volcano Bay

Universal’s Volcano Bay the perfect way to cool off with over 30 experiences including 18 water attractions such as winding and action rivers, two...

Fancy a burger at Walt Disney World? Take your pick,there are plenty of options...

For burger fans visiting Walt Disney World there is no shortage of delicious, juicy burgers to be found across Disney parks, Disney Springs and...

New sweet treats around Walt Disney World: cupcakes, pastries, shaved ice and more

June is National Candy Month and Disney World is a great place to celebrate with plenty of new sweets now available around Walt Disney...

More news from the Florida theme parks and attractions

New Justin Bieber figure unveiled at Madame Tussauds Orlando

The new Justin Bieber wax figure was officially unveiled at Madame Tussauds Orlando this week. The award-winning singer-songwriter’s figure can be found in the attraction’s...

New wooden roller coaster opens this week at Fun Spot America Kissimmee

A new roller coaster opens at Fun Spot America Kissimmee this Friday. The grand opening of Mine Blower will be on Friday, June 23rd. The...

New Kraken Unleashed roller coaster now open at SeaWorld Orlando

Just in time for summer vacation, one of the fiercest underwater legends has come to life in an entirely new way. SeaWorld Orlando’s original...

SeaWorld Orlando welcomes first baby walrus born at the park

A whiskered walrus baby was welcomed to SeaWorld Orlando on June 3, when a 14-year old female, Kaboodle, gave birth to her first calf...

“Summer Nights” special summer event begins this week at Busch Gardens Tampa

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay launches their new reimagined Summer Nights event this week, no extra ticket is needed as this is included with park...

New ‘Pop’ bubble show now performing at SeaWorld Orlando

A new show has opened at SeaWorld Orlando for the summer. “Pop” is a live performance show and features Fan Yang who manipulates bubbles into...

‘Knight Lights’ special event coming to LEGOLAND Florida this summer

LEGOLAND Florida has announced that 11 dates in July during LEGOLAND Knight Lights, a festival of fun included with theme park admission will be...

New Sesame Street land coming to SeaWorld Orlando

SeaWorld Entertainment and Sesame Workshop have announced the extension of their 37-year partnership to include the development of an additional Sesame Place theme park...

SeaWorld Orlando:New Virtual Reality Roller Coaster & nighttime celebration open next month

Next month two new exciting attractions/events will be opening at SeaWorld Orlando. On June 16th SeaWorld's First Virtual Reality Roller Coaster, Kraken Unleashed, will...

LEGO Star Wars MINILAND Display Coming to LEGOLAND Florida Resort in 2018

LEGOLAND Florida Resort has announced an exciting new addition coming to its LEGO Star Wars MINILAND area in 2018 – an all-new LEGO display...