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Aug 282014
 

Treat yourself to an evening like none other at Cirque du Soleil in Orlando with a mesmerizing ticket price of just $49. The tickets are for Category 4 seating and are available Tuesday through Saturday, now through September 13 and September 23 through September 27, 2014.

 

La Nouba™ transforms the ordinary into the extraordinary. Behold a stunning performance designed to stimulate your imagination and senses with daring acrobatics, dazzling choreography and unique characters.

For tickets, call 407-939-7328.

Downtown Disney
Westside
1780 East Buena Vista Dr.
Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
407-939-7238

Aug 272014
 

Aquatica, SeaWorld's WaterparkIt saves to cool off in the afternoons at Orlando waterparks. Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Water Park, is offering an after 2 p.m. pass for $56 ($51 for kids). With this one payment, you can visit again and again through December 31, 2014.

Whether it’s tiny tots splashing around in Kata’s Kookaburra Cove, teens sliding down Taumauta Racer or adults relaxing on the laid-back beaches, guests can enjoy Aquatica on the cheap, all year long. Aquatica Orlando is the type of waterpark experience that could only come from SeaWorld. Aquatica mixes animal experiences, waters from serene to extreme, high-speed waterslide thrills and wide, sandy beaches to create a day of non-stop fun.

 

Aug 272014
 

The free Tow To Go program, a partnership of AAA and Bud Light, works to keep drunk drivers off the road by offering free car tows on select holidays.

The program, which is offered throughout Florida on various holidays, is available Labor Day and the days surrounding the holiday (August 29 through 6 a.m. on September 2). AAA tow trucks will transport inebriated drivers and vehicles to a safe location within 10 miles, even if you aren’t a AAA member. The service is intended to be used as a last resort and is based on availability, so the best plan is to find a designated driver.

To request a ride, call 855-286-9246. Save this number in your phone!

 

Aug 262014
 

Orlando Magical Dining MonthVisit Orlando’s Magical Dining Month kicks off early this year with a special preview week beginning August 25 and then continues throughout the month of September. This is your chance to experience some of Central Florida’s best restaurants for an affordable price. More than 75 restaurants will feature prix fixe dinner menus for just $33. Look up participating restaurants by dining district. Some of the restaurants featured include The Capital Grille, Seasons 52, Morton’s The Steakhouse, The Melting Pot, Luma on the Park and K Restaurant.

Aug 242014
 

Wet 'n WildWet ‘n Wild is offering great discounts for Florida Residents to cool off. Florida Resident deals include an annual ticket discount where you can buy a day for $51 and get the rest of the year free (through December 31, 2014). A one-day ticket is just $36.

With your discounted tickets, experience high-speed, seriously twisted, multi-person adventures, including signature hits like Disco H2O™, Brain Wash™, Bubba Tub, Flyer and the Blastaway Beach™, the largest family water play area in Florida. You can also take your place at the starting line of the new Aqua Drag Racer, the tallest and fastest ride of its kind in Florida.

 

Aug 202014
 

Florida Residents, dive into a cool deal at Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon and Disney’s Blizzard Beach water parks. For just $62 plus tax, you can enjoy admission after 2 p.m. for an entire year with the After 2 p.m. Annual Pass. From serene to extreme, there’s an experience for everyone at these 2 distinctive destinations—overflowing with thrill rides, chill rides, relaxing lounge areas, wave pools, snorkeling adventures and much more.

 

Aug 132014
 

MovieolaOn the last Friday of the month through August, enjoy an evening of family-friendly entertainment and a free movie at Lake Eola’s Movieola. The last showing for the summer is the ‘Lego Movie’ on August 29. Bring the entire family to downtown for games, food and a movie on the East Lawn. The fun begins at 6:30 p.m. with the movie starting at 8:30 p.m.

Aug 122014
 

The Eddie Rose Amphitheater hosts Friday Night Live featuring free live music every Friday night in September at beautiful Cranes Roost Park. The concert series showcases top local artists playing jazz, rock and pop. Set up along the lake to enjoy music from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Cranes Roost Park in Altamonte Springs.

 

 

Aug 092014
 

When the weather is nice, it’s the perfect time to watch movies under the stars in Orlando. Pack a blanket and bring along family and friends for free popcorn and a free outdoor film screening in Winter Park. Popcorn Flicks in the Park, presented by Winter Park and Enzian Theater, features classic movies on a giant screen and (usually) held every second Thursday of the month at 8 p.m.

Upcoming Popcorn Flicks:
August 14: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Throne
September 11: Napoleon Dynamite
October 9: The Mummy

If the weather is questionable, call Enzian’s Box Office at 407-629-1088 x230 to confirm.

Aug 022014
 

The first Thursday of each month, the Orlando Museum of Art showcases a new theme of art by local artists accompanied by live music, a cash bar and café with selections by area restaurants. With an price of $10 each, it’s an inexpensive way to meet up with friends or invite a date. Entry includes admission to the Museum’s featured exhibitions and is from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Orlando Museum of Art 
2416 North Mills Ave
407-896-4231

Jul 282014
 

Friday never comes fast enough. So why not start early? Escape to downtown Lake Mary for an evening so relaxing and fun you’ll forget you have to work the next day.

Lake Mary WineArt Wednesday features local artists, food trucks and a beer and wine garden on the first Wednesday of every month from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Stroll along the sidewalk lined with displays by local artists, sip on wine and listen to live music in Central Park next to Lake Mary City Hall. Entry is free but bring cash for unique finds, food and drinks.

Downtown Lake Mary
Lake Mary Boulevard and 4th Street next to Lake Mary City Hall
407-585-1428