| Apr 13, 2012
| 2:24 PM
I took a behind-the-scenes tour Friday of the new Transformers ride opening in a few weeks at Universal Studios Hollywood.
PHOTOS: Behind-the-scenes tour of Transformers ride
For those of you who have never experienced Harry Potter and the Forbidden...
| May 2, 2012
| 12:42 PM
Six Flags Magic Mountain will reclaim sole ownership of the Roller Coaster Capital of the World title with the announcement that arch-rival Cedar Point will remove one of its 17 coasters before the start of the summer season.
PHOTOS: Cedar Point vs....
| Jun 26, 2012
| 6:30 AM
The new "Insane Coaster Wars" coming to the Travel Channel this summer lets viewers take a virtual ride on many of the best roller coasters in the United States right from the comfort of their living room couch.
PHOTOS: 24 rides competing in "Insane...
| Jun 2, 2013
Starting Sunday, Disney's Magic Kingdom guests will have to fork over a few extra dollars for single-day park admission.
The tickets will now cost $95 for adults and children 10 years old and up. For children ages 3 to 9, tickets will cost $89. This...
| May 22, 2012
| 8:05 AM
Tickets for Rock the Universe, the two-night Christian music festival at Universal Studios theme park, are now on sale. The event, which runs Sept. 7 and 8, offers several ticket options.
A one-night ticket costs $52.99 per person when purchased in...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:30 AM
Discovery Cove, the swim-with-dolphins tropical resort, has upped its side benefits. Customers now get passes to two sister attractions -- SeaWorld Orlando theme park and Aquatica water park -- for 14 days.
Previously, guests had to choose between...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 10:28 AM
Florida residents can now once again purchase the Fun Card at SeaWorld Orlando, which allows entry to the theme park for the rest of 2012 and all of 2013.
The price is the same as one-day admission to SeaWorld: $89 general, $81 for ages 3-9. (SeaWorld...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 12:55 PM
Orlando theme parks were shut out of the 2013 Thea Awards -- but one winner will soon be added to the local lineup, and Disney attractions elsewhere were tapped as the best of the year.
The awards, presented by the Themed Entertainment Association,...
| May 9, 2013
| 7:21 AM
Universal Orlando has revealed some details about its Wizarding World of Harry Potter expansion: It is under construction at Universal Studios and will be made to look like London scenes, including Diagon Alley -- from the popular Potter films, keeping...
| Jul 6, 2012
| 7:00 AM
My palms have been sweating for weeks in anticipation of Lex Luthor: Drop of Doom, the new drop tower debuting Saturday at Six Flags Magic Mountain.
> Photos: Lex Luthor drop tower at Six Flags Magic Mountain
My apprehension stemmed not from the...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 5:45 AM
While theme parks often add water parks to attract more visitors and encourage longer stays, Italy's Etnaland water park will introduce a twist on the trend by opening a theme park in 2013.
PHOTOS: Etnaland theme park set to open in 2013
Set to debut...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 3:39 AM
Autobots and Decepticons will square off in the middle of Universal Studios when Transformers: The Ride — 3D opens there next summer, Universal Orlando officials confirmed Thursday night.
The multimillion-dollar attraction will be a near-clone of...