Friday, 18 February 2011

Mardi Gras in Florida at Universal.

‘Mardi Gras’ is underway at Universal Studios Florida, it started February 12th and continues until April 23rd 2011. Every Saturday and selected nights there will be big name bands performing, surrounded by a New Orleans feel, with parades, costumes, stilt walkers, lots of Creole and Cajun food. A colourful, musical, and feast delight.

For more information…..

Friday, 11 February 2011

Toontown Closes at WDW Florida

Toontown Fair will close February 12th 2011 due to a big expansion which is underway in the Magic Kingdom WDW Florida, but don’t worry you can still meet Mickey and Minnie throughout the magic Kingdom and from spring 2011 at the Town Square Exposition Hall. Toontown station will close but the Walt Disney World Railroad will stay open.

Tuesday, 8 February 2011

Entertainment Near Orlando Theme Parks

If you want a taste of something other than the Theme Parks near Orlando there is a lot of entertainment on offer, at Universal City Walk for instance, you will find shops, restaurants, cinemas, concert venues, street performers, nightclubs:-

Hard Rock Café

Hard Rock Live

Nascar sports Grille

Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.Restaurant and Market

Red Coconut Club

Emeril’s restaurant Orlando


Pat O’Brien’s

Latin Quarter

Jimmy Buffet’s Margritaville

The Grove

NBA City

Citywalk’s Rising Star

AMC Universal Cineplex 20

Bob Marley-A tribute to Freedom

Blue Man Group


Downtown Disney has entertainment of all kinds for the family

House of Blues

Cirque du Solell’s La Nouba

AMC 24 Theatres Complex

DisneyQuest Indoor Interactive Theme park

Wolfgang Puck Café

Bongo’s Cuban Café

Planet Hollywood

Raglan Road-Irish Pub

Characters in Flight-Balloon

Lego Imagination Centre

Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique-Princess Makeovers

World of Disney- Disney Merchandise

Once Upon a Toy

T-Rex- Eating, Shopping and Family Interactive Adventure


And at Disney Boardwalk, shopping music, dancing and even an art gallery…..

Atlantic Dance Hall-Nightclub for over 21’s

Big River Grille and Brewing Works

Flying Fish Café-Watch the meal being prepared

Jelly Rolls –Piano bar, over 21’s

Screen Door General Stores- Souvenirs and Goods

Boardwalk Character Carnival-Disney Houseware Merchandise

Wyland Galleries-Art Gallery

Thimbles and Threads-Clothes

ESPN Club Entertainment Dining and Store-Eat, Shop and Watch Sport.

Don’t forget Golf, Miniature Golf, Water parks, Horse riding, Tennis, Water sports, Spa’s, Museums.

If you need more information on these please ask on our Question and Answers link

Friday, 4 February 2011

New Killer Whale Show at SeaWorld Orlando

The new show called “One Ocean” is set to start in the spring 2011.

Trainers will interact with the whales but not in the tank, safety measures have been taken after an accident where a trainer was accidently drowned in February 2010.