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  • Posted on 10/22/2014

Top 20 Fall Pumpkin Treats in Orlando

From frightful fun in our world-famous theme parks to delicious Thanksgiving Day celebrations, there's so much to love about fall in Orlando. But even more exciting is our embrace of everything pumpkin. From wizarding pumpkin drinks to caramelized pumpkin soup to a fluffy pumpkin sponge cake filled with a whipped mascarpone, our list of 20 pumpkin treats will have you falling in love with Orlando this fall.


  • Posted on 10/20/2014

Orlando City Soccer Celebrates Groundbreaking of New Downtown Orlando Stadium

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Orlando's 2015 MLS expansion team is celebrating the moment that all soccer fans dream of -- the groundbreaking of a future stadium. Last week, with all the excitement and fanfare of an Orlando City Soccer gameday experience, fans marched from Church Street Station to the site of the new downtown Orlando stadium.


  • Posted on 10/15/2014

Falcon's Fury at Busch Gardens Tampa Has Thrill Seekers in a Screeching Frenzy

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3...2...1...Drop! Grab on and hold tight, thrill seekers have a new challenge within a day-trip of Orlando's world-famous theme parks with the opening of Falcon's Fury at Busch Gardens Tampa.


  • Posted on 10/10/2014

Top 10 Waves of Whimsical Fun at SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular 2014

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Grab your Halloween costumes and make a splash with waves of fun during SeaWorld Orlando's Halloween Spooktacular. Pumpkin Fishes and Sea Witches, along with more than two million pieces of sweets, provide a daytime twist on family-friendly trick-or-treating in Orlando. 


  • Posted on 10/09/2014

Top 5 Terrors Worth Screaming for at Howl-O-Scream 2014

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#OrlandoFright extends with more frightful fun within a day-trip of our world-famous theme parks to include the terrifying transformation of Busch Gardens Tampa with a horrifying line up of haunted houses and scare zones at Howl-O-Scream 2014.


  • Posted on 10/08/2014

Sights, Sounds, Scents and Tastes Come Together at Epcot's Party for the Senses

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The first Party for the Senses in conjunction with the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival took place on Saturday, October 4 at World Showplace Stage in Epcot. The party, which will also take place October 11, 18, 25 and November 1, is a mix of 50 unforgettable food and beverage stops that not only heightens the taste buds, but treats the eyes and ears with the acrobatics and delightful music of the colorful troupe from Cirque du Soleil La Nouba.


  • Posted on 10/06/2014

Thanksgiving Brunches, Dinners and Activities in Orlando 2014

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Planning your Turkey Day getaway to Orlando? We've gathered a cornucopia of tasty delights to enjoy your Thanksgiving dinner in Orlando with the whole family, friends or with your special someone.


  • Posted on 10/03/2014

Check In, Then Dine In: 5 Unexpected Hotel Restaurants in Orlando

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Planning your dream vacation in Orlando usually starts with finding the right place to stay. If you're a foodie, choosing a hotel purely based on its dining options may seem like a merry chase for deliciousness. When it comes to many Orlando hotels, independent-style restaurants are serving up thrill rides for your tastes buds with fresh ingredients paired with a side of swagger.


  • Posted on 09/26/2014

Top 10 Must Tastes at the 2014 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

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Food lovers rejoice! The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is well underway at Walt Disney World in Orlando. From now through Nov. 10, 2014, you can reach foodie nirvana by tasting a wide menu of famous flavors from around the world.


  • Posted on 09/23/2014

Top 5 Screams Not to Miss at Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights 24

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Scare season has officially been unleashed in Orlando with the debut of Universal's Halloween Horror Nights 24. From classic slasher films to original stories conjured up by devilish minds, this year's event has reached all new frights.



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