There is always a new experience waiting for you every time you visit Orlando. In this one of a kind city, where you can do everything from meet your favorite cartoon characters to finding yourself in a new world, there’s a little bit of magic around every corner, especially nearby Clarion Inn and Lake Buena Vista. Disney’s Hollywood Studios has recently announced starting June 30th that guests will be able to play in Toy Story Andy’s backyard! Imagineers at Walt Disney World have found a way to shrink you down to toy size so you can enjoy a day with Woody, Buzz, and Slinky Dog in Toy Story Land. This new expansion includes two thrilling rides: Slinky Dog Dash-a roller […]
Star Wars™ Half Marathon – The Dark Side April 19 – April 22 Event Website Use the Force as you race through the galaxy during the Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side. Whether you choose to run the Star Wars Dark Side 10K, Star Wars Dark Side 5K or the runDisney Kids Races, or accept the Star Wars First Order Challenge, you’ll enjoy courses that lead you right through Walt Disney World. Along the way there will be plenty of exciting intergalactic entertainment to cheer you on!
Family Day at Orlando Museum of Art April 7, 2018 Event Website Enjoy a Saturday of family fun at the Orlando Museum of Art. Learn about the art and culture of the Seminole through interactive art projects, storytelling, and more. You’ll also have access to the entire museum and free Ben & Jerry’s ice cream.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day April 5 – May 5 Event Website Enjoy an afternoon at the theater with the family. This delightful adaptation of the popular children’s book brings the feisty Alexander to life. As you follow along adventures on his bad day, you’ll smile, laugh, and realize everyone has bad days. Performance schedule includes a sensory friendly performance as well as ASL interpretation. Check event website for tickets and more information.
Central Florida Earth Day April 21, 2018 Event Website Celebrate Earth Day in Orlando at the Central Florida Earth Day festival. As the longest running Earth Day festival in Central Florida, this event features fun entertainment for everyone. Enjoy speakers, food preparation demonstrations, live music, yoga, and more. There will also be hands-on activities for children.
Harris Rosen has been a staple of the Orlando hotel scene for more than 40 years, yet locals don’t recognize him as much for his success as a hotelier. Neither do they recognize him as one of the top 50 Most Powerful People named by Orlando Magazine. Most know Harris Rosen for his service to the community. Mr. Rosen knows the struggles an underserved community suffer. He grew up in Hell’s Kitchen in the Lower East Side of Manhattan. With his life experiences and bootstrap attitude, he uses his resources to give back to those in need, mainly through the Harris Rosen Foundation. The foundation and Rosen employees participate in a myriad of charity events. Donations from the Harris Rosen […]
Are you planning to go to the theme parks during your vacation? Don’t forget to download the park app to help you during the day! Every theme park has their own app to help guest plan their vacation and have a better stay. The apps can be downloaded through the App Store for IPhones or thorough Google Play with Android cell phones. Disney’s app is great for mapping out your visit and keeping tabs on all the exciting activities going on around you. With the app, plan your fast passes and look at wait times. We suggest studying this app as there are many features. There’s even a section that allows you to see all the pictures you took throughout […]
If you find yourself in Orlando during St. Patrick’s Day weekend, you’re in luck. Raglan Road, an authentic Irish pub in Disney Springs, hosts a rollicking celebration that draws locals and visitors alike. The Mighty St. Patrick’s Festival features a wide selection of craft beers, scrumptious Irish food, an Irish store where you can pick up a few souvenirs, and magnificent performances by Irish dancers and musicians. About Raglan Road Although it is located in Central Florida, Raglan Road is about as Irish as it gets. This Irish-owned pub was in fact built in Ireland, then shipped to Orlando. Once you step inside, the rich wood tones and 130 year old bars will make you feel as if you’ve traveled […]
Mighty Festival at Raglan Road March 16 – 18 Event Website Enjoy a St. Patrick’s Day celebration at Disney Springs. Raglan Road was constructed in Ireland, then shipped to Disney Springs where all can enjoy authentic Irish food and drink. Each year Raglan Road hosts the Mighty Festival complete with face painting, Irish dancers, and musicians. Wear your best green outfit or gear up at the Irish shop outside the pub.