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    Fun Spot America Adds New Attraction

    by  • October 30, 2014 • 0 Comments

    Guests visiting International Drive’s Fun Spot America on Halloween get get a special treat, they’ll be among the first to ride the brand new “Air Raid.” The new ride is built by Zamperla and takes flyers on a thrilling experience that provides the sensation of flying acrobatic airplanes. “We have spent a great deal...

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    Discovery Cove Florida Residents Deal is best value in town

    by  • August 27, 2014

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    Looks like the secret of Orlando’s best amusement park is out. For the second consecutive year, Discovery Cove was named the No. 1 amusement park in the world in the 2014 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Amusement Parks and Water Parks category. Discovery Cove receives top ratings based on the guests’ awe-inspiring encounters with exotic animals...

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    LEGOLAND Florida announces First Responder Days in September

    by  • August 26, 2014

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    For the second consecutive year, LEGOLAND Florida will honor police officers, fire fighters and EMS personnel with a free single day admission to the park during the month of September. LEGOLAND Florida’s special offer gives first responders a chance to experience the Winter Haven, FL park’s more than 50 rides, shows and attractions with...

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    First on-ride POV from Verrückt, World’s tallest Water Slide

    by  • June 29, 2014

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    When it opens, Verrückt will be the world’s tallest Waterslide. Schlitterbahn Kansas City hasn’t yet announced an opening day due to a few technical difficulties related to getting the rafts up to the top of the tower efficiently. But they have been testing the attraction’s four-person (mandatory) rafts with sandbags. On one run they...

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    Two New Shows For Summer at SeaWorld Orlando

    by  • June 19, 2014

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    As the SeaWorld parks celebrate their 50th anniversary, they’re slowing rolling out new entertainment options for guests. This summer, new elements of fun and discovery come to life at SeaWorld Orlando. Two new shows, Generation Nature LIVE and Shamu’s Celebration: Light Up The Night, make a visit to SeaWorld this summer a must. The...

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    Skyscaper Roller Coaster Coming to Orlando

    by  • June 6, 2014

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    The Skyscraper at Skyplex to Bring 570ft tall Roller Coaster and Observation Tower to International Drive International Drive is undergoing a bit of a renaissance. Fun Spot USA has expanded, Merlin Entertainments is building a giant ferris wheel and aquarium complex, and now a new shopping and entertainment center has been announced with a...

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    LEGOLAND Florida expanding DUPLO area adds Preschool Pass

    by  • May 5, 2014

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    LEGOLAND Florida wants you to know they’re a park for the whole family. They do, however, focus certain areas of the park on certain age groups. The area primarily dedicated to the toddler set is DUPLO Valley. It has just been expanded and capped off with a new iconic gateway entrance to the farm-themed...

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