When it comes to theme and amusement parks Orlando delivers big-time. And in this year, there will be more ways to have fun and make memories. Some of the things which you should expect in this most visited city in the entire Sunshine State are new places to stay, play and dine as well as theme parks and rides. With some fascinating museums and botanic gardens, Orlando will be the best stopover if you are touring South America. Here is a list of the 19 things to do while you are in this beautiful city placed on the northern fringes of the Everglades. Also, note that this list comprises of the newest joints and openings.
Entertaining and Eatery Centres…
Orlando prides itself as a city with the most experienced chefs both internationally and locally. You cannot afford to miss a taste of some of their greatest meals and cuisines. Check out these new places for entertainment and eatery which you can also take your family there.
The Orlando Forum ROCK Dinner Show
Nothing can beat a place where people of all ages can have fun at. It is an excellent place to dine while still enjoying musical entertainment from your favourite celebrity artists such as Katy Perry and Elvis. Since it was opened late in 2018, many visitors have flocked into this place because of the extra delicious dishes they serve.
The District GastroBar
Get to eat and enjoy your drinks from this bar and restaurant once it opens in this year. You’ll get to enjoy the beautiful scenes of the city of Orlando while sipping your wine or whiskey or whatever drink you’ll prefer from the open air patio. The place will also feature a beer garden and a menu with a Caribbean flare, all these to make your experience unforgettable.
Dining and entertainment should go hand in hand. That’s why this fantastic place brings you The Hampton Social which visitors will be served Pan-Asian cuisine prepared by the street vendors.
Theme Park Thrills…
For the last five years, there has been significant growth in parks within this city. This year things are not different. Some of the newest parks that will leave visitors thrilled include:
Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy
Lovers of sports racing will now have something to smile about. Lightning academy in this year will introduce a live show that will feature characters from the cars movie series.
Star Wars Galaxy Edge
Star Wars plans to launch Galaxy’s Edge at the Disney’s Hollywood Studio. This new land will be set at Batuu and feature two attractions which are Millennium Falcon and Rise of Resistance.
Mickey and Minnie’s Runway Railway
Opening at Disney Hollywood studio is this runaway that will see visitors entering the “Mickey Mouse” land through new technologies designed to bring the cartoon to real life.
Sesame Street Themed Land at SeaWorld Orlando
It is said to open during the spring and guests visiting here, can get to enjoy exciting rides, 123 stoops and fantastic characters.
Another exciting family thrill ride at SeaWorld. Riders will get to enjoy climbing a vertical wave wall and high adrenaline.
The Lego Movie World
This new movie world will feature three new attractions that are, the Unikitty’s Disco Drop, Battle of Bricksburg and The Lego Movie Master of Flight. It will be introduced at the Legoland in spring.
New Harry Potter Rollercoaster at Universals Islands of Adventure
Coming to the Wizard World of Harry Potter is this new roller coaster ride. It is set to replace the “Dragon Challenge” double coaster. And by the look of things, it will be the greatest coaster experience that this university has ever launched.
Beyond the Park Adventures…
Wild Florida (Expansion)
Wild Florida is expected to expand more than six times its current size! Additionally, there will be a zip line and a drive-through safari that will see visitors enjoy interacting with animals under a guide of course.
Dezerland Action Park
This museum will offer more relaxing and entertainment space to families of up to 800,000 square feet. Out of the total space, 250,000 square feet will be spared for TV and Movie cars such as James Bond and Military Cars.
Epic Axe Throwing
Anyone interested in such kind of sport will now have a place to get trained in a safe environment. It opened late in 2018, and it is the only place for such a rustic sport in Orlando.
Resorts and Hotels…
Orlando receives many visitors and that is why it makes sense that the number of resorts also increases to be able to accommodate all of them.
It is said to feature 175 rooms, 300-time-share units and 1000 themed vacation homes. Accommodation will not be a bother anymore.
Disney Riviera Resort
This will be the 5th Disney Vacation Club that will feature a rooftop restaurant for guests to enjoy the spectacular view of the Disney Hollywood studios.
Surfside Inn and Suites
It will be the best summer resorts and one of the most affordable one in the city. Rates will start from $100 per night.
Orlando is one of the most visited cities in Sunshine State and with these new resorts, theme parks and entertainment sports being opened, this place will receive many visitors. If you are touring South America, a stopover to any of these places in Orlando will not hurt.