May 312011

SeaWorld’s special promotion – pay for a day, play the rest of the year – is expiring today, May 31st. Dive into these attractions this summer:

  • All-new Shamu show, One Ocean, is now showing at SeaWorld Orlando. One Ocean will envelop you in a multi-sensory celebration of life underneath the sea
  • Enjoy extended hours during Summer Nights at SeaWorld.
  • Round out the year with SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular and festive Christmas Celebration.
May 272011

Unicorns = rad. Free art event = awesome. Check out Mother Falcon’s Unicorns Art Opening, an art show featuring works from Patrick Fatica, HORSEBITES, Brice Stephens, DRES13, Cake, Scott Donald, Sean Hartman, Dennis Hansbury, Denika Robbins, Gianelle Gelpi, Spectra82, The Naysayer, Sara Simpson, Lucy Fur and Patrick Robles. Enjoy entertainment by DJ Smilin’ Dan and a cash bar provided by Dexter’s.

Breaking the mold of the traditional retail store, Mother Falcon offers personalized, creative and comfortable T-shirts.

When: Saturday, May 28th from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m.
Where: Mother Falcon
817 E. Washington Street
Cost: Free

May 252011

Join the community in Sanford to remember and honor those who have made a sacrifice for freedom during the Memorial Day parade and ceremony on Monday, May 30th at 10 a.m. The parade will start at First Street and continue on through downtown to Veterens Memorial Park.

May 182011

Cruise over to the Daytona International Speedway for lunch specials, raffles, contests, music and more. NASCAR Day is an annual charitable celebration that unifies the NASCAR community to better the lives of children.

When: Saturday, May 21st from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Where: Outside Daytona International Speedway ticket office
1801 W. International Speedway Blvd.
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
Cost: $5 donation and you will receive a NASCAR Unites wristband


May 132011

Load up the family for a wholesome weekend of activities, crafts, live music and all the sweet corn you can eat at the 37th Annual Zellwood Corn Festival. Bite into a cob of fried, roasted, grilled or boiled corn. Kick up your heels for live country music on two stages all weekend. On Sunday, see an American Idol finalist and Apopka native, Janell Wheeler, perform live.

When: May 14th and May 15th from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Where: Zellwood Corn Festival Grounds
4253 W Ponkan Road
Apopka, FL 32712
Cost: $10 in advance,
$12 at gate, $5 for kids 6 – 12, free for kids 5 and under


May 132011

Peek into the world of astronauts and technology at Kennedy Space Center. Tour launch areas, meet a veteran astronaut, see giant rockets and train in spaceflight simulators at this popular Orlando attraction. Buy an adult admission ticket at the child admission price with this deal from Best of Orlando.

Best of Orlando is an advertising partner of Orlando on the Cheap.

May 122011

Rev up your engines! At Downtown Disney Car Masters Weekend, your family can meet racecar Lightning McQueen, pal Mater and master British spy Finn McMissile from Disney-Pixar’s upcoming animated motion picture “Cars 2.” Take part in all sorts of fun “Cars” activities, including a video kiosk, e-photo opportunities and games. Check out classic cars, “test drive” new “Cars 2” RIDEMAKERZ models, and appreciate that film that started in all as “Cars” returns to the big screen with a limited engagement viewing at AMC Pleasure Island 24 Theatres throughout the weekend.

When: May 13th – May 15 from 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: Downtown Disney West Side
Cost: Free entry