Tag: Orange County

Orlando tourism officials expect Labor Day weekend to be busier than in 2019

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ORLANDO, Fla. – With the return of Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios, Visit Orlando said that it expects a better tourism Labor Day weekend than in 2019.To be fair, during Labor Day weekend in 2019, Hurricane Dorian was headed towards Florida. The storm was expected to hit as a major hurricane.Danielle Hollander, Chief Marketing Officer for Visit Orlando said Orlando is a desirable location this ... Read More

Disney World keeps COVID-19 rules despite DeSantis’ order

Disney World keeps COVID-19 rules despite DeSantis’ order

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday signed an executive order ending all local COVID-19 emergency orders in the state, but two of Central Florida's major theme parks are staying the course for now. What You Need To Know Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed executive order lifting local COVID emergency ... Read More

Universal Offers 3-Day Ticket Deal to Florida Residents

Universal Offers 3-Day Ticket Deal to Florida Residents

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ORLANDO, Fla. — Universal Orlando has announced another ticket deal just for Florida residents. What You Need To Know Universal offering 3-day ticket deal to Florida residents Tickets include admission to Universal Studios Florida, Islands of Adventure The 2-Park, 3-Day ticket costs $164.99 for admission to one park per day Tickets must be purchased by December 17 and used by March 26 The deal includes admission ... Read More

Visitors flood Central Florida’s attractions and venues, not just theme parks

Visitors flood Central Florida’s attractions and venues, not just theme parks

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** ORLANDO, Fla. – Neither the Orlando or Orange County mayors are worried “as much” about visitors flocking to Central Florida’s theme parks over the coming days and weeks of the holiday season but not all tourists are headed to the parks.“People flying in and going to Disney or Universal, those are two ... Read More

Theme Parks in Compliance With COVID Measures

Theme Parks in Compliance With COVID Measures

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. – Orange County strike teams are visiting Central Florida theme parks to make sure they're following the county mask mandate and CDC-recommended coronavirus safety precautions. What You Need To Know COVID strike teams still visiting theme parks to monitor compliance Walt Disney World, Aquatica, SeaWorld, and Universal have been in-compliance Strike ... Read More

When will Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm reopen? Anaheim officials expect theme-park guidelines soon

When will Disneyland, Knott’s Berry Farm reopen? Anaheim officials expect theme-park guidelines soon

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SANTA ANA, Calif. (KABC) -- As Orange County loses ground in efforts to allow more business reopenings, local officials remain hopeful the state will issue guidelines very soon allowing theme parks like Disneyland to reopen.Anaheim officials tell Eyewitness News they expect an announcement from the state on theme park reopening guidelines as early as Friday. State officials have not confirmed that an announcement is imminent.Home to ... Read More

Universal Orlando Reveals Lineup for Holiday Celebration

Universal Orlando Reveals Lineup for Holiday Celebration

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Now that Halloween season is over, Universal Orlando is getting into the holiday spirit. What You Need To Know Universal Orlando getting ready for holiday celebration This year's event will feature new offerings as well as a few modifications New holiday Tribute Store, Grinch appearances, return of butterbeer The resort on Friday revealed how it plans to celebrate the holidays this year, with ... Read More

Universal Orlando Rolls Out New Ticket Deal

Universal Orlando Rolls Out New Ticket Deal

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ORLANDO, Fla. – Universal Orlando has announced a new ticket deal for U.S. residents and the extension of the popular “Buy a Day, Visit through December 24” deal for Florida residents. What You Need To Know Universal Orlando announces new ticket deal Latest offer includes 3 free days Florida resident "buy a day" deal extended With the latest deal, visitors who purchase a two-day, two-park ticket ... Read More

Phase 3 Order Would Allow Theme Parks to Increase Capacity

Phase 3 Order Would Allow Theme Parks to Increase Capacity

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**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis's order to progress to Phase 3 of the state's reopening plans amid the pandemic stipulates that theme parks have the ability to increase capacity, though when that will happen is up to the parks. What You Need To Know Florida's Phase 3 move means ... Read More