Back for its sixth season, Light Up UCF “50 Nights of Music, Lights and Ice”, provides Central Florida families and residents with an affordable place to celebrate the holidays. Running from November 15 through January 5 outside CFE Arena, Light Up UCF has become a holiday tradition, offering an 8,000 square foot outdoor ice skating rink, rides, and holiday attractions. And new this year, it will be SNOWING every evening!
The Tampa Bay Lightning are playing the St. Louis Blues at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. The Lightning will open the preseason with games on four consecutive nights, beginning at the Amway Center on September 18, 2013. This season will mark the second time the Lightning will play a preseason game at Amway Center.
Dream Cars Weekend is coming to Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort during Labor Day Weekend, August 30 – September 2, 2013. Collector and specialty cars of all generations will be on display; hundreds of Mustangs and Fords are also expected. This will be the largest automotive event ever to be held at the Walt Disney World Resort!
Racing Legends “Big Daddy” Don Garlits & Geoff Bodine
Famed digital artist Laurence Gartel & 6 of his ART CARS
Jet dragster Elaine Larsen & her race car
State Farm’s 1968 Split Personality Camaro
Daytona Antique Auto Racing Association display
Dream Builders Marketplace & Custom Cars inside the exhibition hall
Disney Cruise Line® Vacation Giveaway
Racing Simulator, Micro Stock Car Track & Dyno
12th Annual Tabletop Nationals NNL Model CarShow
$1500 Transmission Giveaway from Monster Transmission, proceeds benefit Donate Life Florida
Special Corvette, Mopar, Rolls Royce & Bentley show areas
The Mustang Club of America’s 2013 Grand National: Mustangs at the Mickyard event will also be held on the Labor Day Weekend at the Walt Disney World Speedway. The Imperial Mustangs of Polk County and the Mid-Florida Mustang Club are working hard to ensure that there are plenty of fun things to do for the whole family.
I could use a drink. How about you? Rum Fest 9 is coming to Wall Street Plaza in downtown Orlando, Florida on Saturday, June 22, 2013. The block party start at 5:00 pm. Enjoy live music and 3 hours of unlimited sampling of Rum – Rum drinks, punches, daiquiris, concoctions, libations and more! This is one of my favorite downtown Orlando events!
WJRR’s Earthday Birthday 20 is coming to Tinker Field in Orlando, Florida on Saturday, April 13, 2013. The lineup features: The Offspring, Stone Sour, Papa Roach, Volbeat, All That Remains, Nonpoint, Hellyeah, Device, Hollywood Undead, In This Moment, Steel Panther, Aranda, Danko Joes, Otherwise, and Hell or Highwater.
Celebrate Epcot’s 20th year of Flower & Garden Festival between March 12 – May 19, 2013. Join the fun with Mickey and Friends, Mike and Sully of “Monsters Inc.”, Phineas and Ferb, and much more. Find a large offering of gourmet bites and beverages. Stay late as some topiaries and gardens light up the evening. It’s an extra sprinkling of pixie dust, and a most magical way to end your day!
NEW! Party with Mickey and Friends!
NEW! Disney•Pixar’s “Monsters University” featuring Mike and Sully
NEW! Phineas and Ferb
NEW! Disney•Pixar’s “Radiator Springs” featuring Lightning McQueen and Friends
Beauty and the Beast
The Lion King
Disney•Pixar’s Woody and Lotso
Lady and the Tramp
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Winnie the Pooh and Friends
3/08 – 3/10: Micky Dolenz
3/15 – 3/17: Chubby Checkers and the Wildcats
3/22 – 3/24: The Guess Who
3/29 – 3/31: Nelson
4/05 – 4/07: The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie
4/12 – 4/14: Paul Revere & The Raiders
4/19 – 4/21: Village People
4/26 – 4/28: The Orchestra, starring Former Members of ELO
5/03 – 5/05: Tommy Roe
5/10 – 5/12: Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone
5/17 – 5/19: Starship starring Mickey Thomas
Epcot theme park admission is required. Most Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival events are included with admission to Epcot theme park.