Central Florida Events
Disney H2O Glow Nights
May 30 - August 24, 2019
Join the fun at Typhoon Lagoon this summer during Disney H2O Glow Nights. You’ll enjoy shorter wait times for the rides you love as well as special programming including beach dance parties, exclusive food and beverage offerings, and Toy Story-themed fun. You’ll even get to meet Buzz Lightyear, Woody, and Jessie. To purchase your tickets for this special event, visit the Walt Disney World website.
May 16 - May 19, 2019
Indulge in all things pop culture at MegaCon, the largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming event in the Southeast. MegaCon features all sorts of exciting fan experiences including a cosplay competition, how-to workshops, celebrity panels, and much more. To purchase tickets and get more information on celebrity guests, visit their website.
Orlando Fringe Festival
May 14 - May 27, 2019
Attend the longest running fringe festival in America. Orlando Fringe is a 14 day art festival featuring visual art and theater performances by local, national, and international artists. The show is 100% unjuried, uncensored, accessible, and inclusive. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit their website.
Central Florida Earth Day
April 20 - April 20, 2019
Celebrate the planet at Central Florida Earth Day festival. As Orlando’s largest Earth Day festival, this event brings together local food vendors, live musicians, speakers, and chefs for a fun festival the whole family will enjoy. The event is pet-friendly, so bring along your dog, too. Learn more at the festival’s website.
Florida Film Festival
April 12 - April 22, 2019
Attend the 28th annual Florida Film Festival this April. This Oscar-qualifying festival features over 180 independent and international films, many of which are world premieres. Industry parties and other events during the ten day festival are an excellent way to network with filmmakers and film buffs. Visiting the festival’s website for more information.
Spring Friday Nights at the Morse
March 22 - April 26, 2019
Enjoy free admission to the Charles Hosmer Morse Museum this spring. As part of Spring Friday Nights, you’ll enjoy free entrance to the museum and live music from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Special programming on select nights includes a guided tours of the galleries and Louis Comfort Tiffany’s Laurelton Hall as well as a metalworking art demonstration. For more information, visit the museum’s website.
Cirque du Soleil: Luzia
March 7 - April 22, 2019
Be among the first to enjoy Cirque du Soleil’s inaugural Big Top performance in Orlando. Luzia is a colorful imaginary journey through Mexican mythology and culture. Using elements of light and rain, Luzia creates a truly unforgettable show.
Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival
March 6 - June 3, 2019
Welcome spring at Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival. Learn gardening tips and tricks and sample garden-fresh food at outdoor kitchens throughout the park. In the evenings, you’ll enjoy music by top artists as part of the Garden Rocks concert series.
May 6 - October 6, 2019
Location: Orlando City Stadium
Address: 655 W Church St, Orlando, FL 32805
Star Tours – The Adventure Continues
January 1 - December 31, 2019
Make the jump to hyperspace—and to a new destination from Star Wars: The Force Awakens—during a 3D, motion-simulated space flight.
During your voyage, interact with many of the otherworldly characters and places made famous in the Star Wars saga. Hold on tight as you exit hyperspace to find yourself in the middle of a furious starship battle above Coruscant. Plunge into the oceans of Naboo and avoid the clutches of monstrous fish. Retreat inside the dreaded Death Star to escape Darth Vader before doing battle with Boba Fett. Plus, you’ll visit an all-new location from Star Wars: The Force Awakens!
Location: Echo Lake – Disney’s Hollywood Studios®
This attraction has FastPass+
Great budget hotel and CLEAN!
I stayed here for 2 weeks June 12- 26th the room I had was ground floor.
On checking in was greeted by an adorable, pleasant young lady called Kelsey who was most helpful, and after such a long journey from the UK was most welcome. Further to my coming days, I did meet another young man Chris at the reception desk who again was very pleasant, always smiling and as helpful as he could possibly be.
I was a solo traveler and felt very safe at the knowledge th…
I give this hotel 5 stars because although it isn’t a 5 star hotel, I got exactly what I paid for – nothing more, nothing less. It was exactly what we needed for a quick trip to Orlando. The room was clean, the beds were comfortable, the AC worked well and the location was EXCELLENT. It was near all the fun attractions. Couldn’t ask for much more. I’d definitely return.
The best thing about this hotel is the location. It’s nice, clean and the price is good. The room was clean and comfortable. Check in was quick and staff was friendly. Everything is close by and just a few blocks from Sea World.