Theme Park Events
Rock The Universe®– Universal Studios Florida®September 9 – 10, 2016
FLORIDA’S BIGGEST CHRISTIAN MUSIC FESTIVAL
Rock, ride and rejoice at Rock the Universe® only at Universal Studios®. Experience two nights of soul-stirring songs from Christian music’s hottest stars, along with guest speakers, a Candlelighting Ceremony and more. It’s an unforgettable weekend of faith and fun.
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Sounds Like Summer – Epcot®June 05 – July 23, 2016
Celebrate the Classics
Rock to the rhythm of a stadium-style show, set amid the backdrop of old-fashioned Americana. Featuring renditions of songs from Boston and the Eagles to covers of classics by Tina Turner, Bruce Springsteen and the Bee Gees, Sounds Like Summer is a cover-band blast from the past that’s fun for the whole family… or even by yourself!
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Viva la Música® – SeaWorld® of Orlando
Now – May 14, 2016 (Saturdays Only)
Viva la Música is a fiery Latin music and food festival for the entire family. Guests enjoy hot concerts by popular Hispanic artists and bands, and authentic Latin flavors specially prepared by SeaWorld’s very own executive chef, Hector Colon.
Star Tours – The Adventures ContinueMake 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+
IN 2016, MAKE WAY FOR THE ALL-NEW Mako™Sink your teeth into SeaWorld’s unrivaled new coaster, Mako™. Named for one of the ocean’s fastest known sharks, Mako will be Orlando’s tallest, fastest and longest roller coaster. Surfacing summer 2016, this 200-foot-tall hyper coaster will reach 73 mph along 4,760 feet of steel track — nearly a mile long — and leave riders feeling both breathless and weightless. Scream through the deep dives with unmatched speed and predator power. Fly through the air with the grace and agility of the ocean’s apex predator. You’re not just riding another coaster, you’re about to understand the thrill of the hunt.
Mako will be the centerpiece of the newly themed surrounding realm. The plaza will be fully shark themed and include Shark Encounter, Sharks Underwater Grill, shops and educational experiences.
Skull Island: Reign of Kong – Opening Summer 2016The monstrous new ride for your life.
Live the brutal struggle of a 1930’s expedition that’s caught in a clash between prehistoric predators, man-eating beasts and the most colossal ape ever to walk the earth—King Kong. Around every thrilling turn, ferocious monsters fight for dominance, while you just fight to survive. It’s the multi-sensory, multi-dimensional ride for your life.
Epcot International Flower & Garden FestivalMar 2 – May 30, 2016
For its 23rd year, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will expand from 75 to 90 days and run from March 2 to May 30, 2016 at Walt Disney World.
Fresh farm market flavors at the festival’s Outdoor Kitchens, new Disney character topiaries, interactive play gardens and live rockin’ music will shower spring surprises on park guests.
“Adding 15 extra days to this year’s Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival gives park guests more time to enjoy all the variety our festival has to offer,” says Melissa Valiquette, Epcot vice president. “The festival has become a spring tradition for many who can’t wait to try fresh flavors at our Outdoor Kitchens, dance in their seats at Garden Rocks concerts, explore stunning garden exhibits, grab photo ops with colorful Disney character topiaries and experience memory-making family fun.”
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