Islands of Adventure: Reopening Ceremony For The Spider-Man Ride

How did your morning begin? Mine started with a front row view of the reopening ceremony for The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man at Islands of Adventure. Typically, I am NOT a morning person but today, I couldn’t wait to jump out of bed and drive to the theme park for this special ceremony. My kid was beyond excited, he “claimed” he was going to ride but I had my doubts since he is not a fan of dark rides. I used some good old-fashion bribery and told him he could…

Busch Gardens’ Waterpark Opening March 10

DIVE INTO SPRING AT BUSCH GARDENS’ WATERPARK, OPENING MARCH 10 TAMPA, Fla. – Adventure Island kicks off another season of fun in the sun on Saturday, March 10. It’s time again to splash in the wave pool, amble down the Rambling Bayou, race down speed slides including Everglides and Riptide or just kick back on the beach amidst a tropical Key West setting, Best reason to come again and again this year?  The valuable Adventure Island Weekday Pass allows you to play weekdays all season long at a valuable price.…

Celebrate 50 Years of KSC with a $50 Annual Pass to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

Celebrate 50 Years of KSC with a $50 Annual Pass to Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex Commemorate the rich 50-year history of Kennedy Space Center with the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex annual pass for year-round fun, education and entertainment. Annual pass holders enjoy a range of benefits including savings on guest admissions, discounts on merchandise and food, access to witness breath-taking launches plus admission to seasonal events including the 50th Anniversary of Americans in Orbit, Astronaut Hall of Fame Induction, Sci-Fi Summer and Holidays in Space. Included in your annual…

Jack Hannah Weekend Returns To SeaWorld Orlando March 24 & 25

SeaWorld Orlando Welcomes Back “Jungle” Jack Hanna for a Wild Weekend of Furried and Feathered Fun Orlando, FL (Feb. 29, 2011) – Celebrity wildlife expert Jack Hanna returns to SeaWorld Orlando on March 24 and 25 for Jack Hanna Weekend, accompanied by some of the world’s most amazing animal ambassadors. Included with park admission, this special limited-time series takes place at SeaWorld’s Nautilus Theater on Saturday, March 24 and Sunday, March 25. Shows will be at 1:15 p.m. and 3:15 p.m., and seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Recognized…

Gaylord Palms Introduces Family Fun Night with Shrek & Friends

Gaylord Palms Introduces Family Fun Night with Shrek & Friends The DreamWorks Experience Continues Families looking for a memorable weekend away can now bring their vacation to life with Gaylord Palms’ newest DreamWorks Experience package, Family Fun Night With Shrek & Friends, on Saturday, February 18, 2012. From $99* per person based on double occupancy, families will have an immersive experience with Shrek, Fiona and Puss in Boots that features dancing, movies, scavenger hunts, crafts and special treats. And best of all, kids stay FREE!* The one-night package includes: Accommodations…

First Giraffe Baby of 2012 Born On Busch Gardens’ Serengeti Plain

Tampa park welcomes another baby giraffe that will become part of the herd by spring! TAMPA, Fla. (February 3, 2012) – Busch Gardens Tampa Bay welcomed a new baby female reticulated giraffe on Monday, January 27, 2011. At 6 foot, 2 inches tall and weighing approximately 176 pounds, the newborn is the calf of father, Jafari and mother, Cupid. This is Jafari’s second calf, and cupid’s fifth. This new addition brings the park’s reticulated giraffe population to 19. Exactly one month to the day before this most recent birth, another…

Bands, Brew & BBQ Festival At SeaWorld Orlando

BANDS, BREW & BBQ FESTIVAL AT SEAWORLD ORLANDO   Now Includes Saturdays and Sundays, February 11 through March 4   SeaWorld Orlando’s Bands, Brew & BBQ festival is twice as fun this year when the park hosts rockin’ concerts Saturdays AND Sundays on Feb. 11-12, 18-19, 25-26, and March 3-4. That’s four weekends of smokin’ hot bands, sizzling BBQ from your favorite local restaurants and SeaWorld’s very own culinary team, plus a thirst-quenching beer garden and amazing atmosphere. Bands, Brew & BBQ is included with park admission. And the best way…