• LEGOLAND Florida Water Park 2013 Additions

    by  • March 8, 2013

    Just in time for spring break, the LEGOLAND Florida Water Park is opening for its second season on Saturday, March 9. There are a few new additions to the park this year, including several new models. These new displays bring the total count of LEGO bricks in the water park to 4 million! While...

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    Busch Gardens Welcomes Baby Aardvark

    by  • March 8, 2013

    Cuteness alert! Busch Gardens has shared with us pictures of the newest baby to grace its animal program: an adorable aardvark born Tuesday, Feb. 6. The healthy baby is expected to grow to more than 120 lbs. within its first year of life. Aardvarks are solitary by nature, and aardvark births are not common....

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    Cedar Point Adds Final Piece of Track for GateKeeper

    by  • March 7, 2013

    A new roller coaster that will transform the main entrance of Cedar Point reached an exciting milestone when workers completed the track for GateKeeper. It took 102 pieces of track to complete the 4,164-foot track layout. Check out these photos taken from the track of GateKeeper by the local newspaper. Riders will enjoy the...

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    Busch Gardens Adventure Island 2013 Season opens Saturday

    by  • March 6, 2013

    It’s Florida, so while the cool temperatures may have returned for one last February fling this week, the atmosphere will soon be elevated back to the range that makes Central Florida such a lovely place to work, live, and play. If you’re looking for some weekend water park fun, you’ll definitely want to head...

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    Behind the Ice: Antarctica Construction Tour at SeaWorld

    by  • March 5, 2013

    There’s a big realm of ice and snow building over at SeaWorld Orlando. Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin will bring a trackless motion simulator attraction to the park. A few days ago, I was privileged to be invited on a behind the ice walls tour of the construction site and the model room and...

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    Five years of fun at Sea World’s Aquatica Water Park.

    by  • March 1, 2013

    Editor: Please welcome guest author Jake Zachariah who attended this event on our behalf today Happy Birthday to Aquatica! Five years of fun at Sea World’s South Seas Themed Water Park. Rā Whānau! (that’s Māori for ‘Happy Birthday!’) Aquatica by Sea World in Orlando, FL, celebrated its fifth anniversary today with a party for...

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    Mardi Gras continues at Universal Studios Florida, with bonus “Days of Our Lives” event

    by  • February 22, 2013

    Universal Studios Florida has lined up double the fun this Saturday with both the amazing Mardi Gras festivities and a special appearance by the stars of Emmy winning “Days of our Lives” Soap Opera. Rap sensation Trey Songz continues the party at Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras tomorrow Saturday, Feb. 23. The authentic, family-friendly celebration runs select nights through...

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    World’s Wildest ‘Wood’ Coaster In Testing

    by  • February 21, 2013

    When it opens Outlaw Run will be one wild roller coaster experience. In fact Silver Dollar City is already testing the first-of-its-kind coaster, which is scheduled to open in just a few weeks with the 2013 season. Here’s a special sneak peak of one of the test runs. Outlaw Run marks the park’s biggest...

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