Tuesday, February 19, 2019
With highly-anticipated attractions slated to open this year, Walt Disney World announced the return of discounted park admission tickets for Florida residents. According to a statement from Walt Disney World Resort's official news blog, Florida residents can now purchase a...
One of the younger members of the House--he turns 30 in February--Trumbull sits on a number of key committees including the Appropriations, the Rules and the State Affairs Committees. He also sits on the Joint Legislative Budget Commission.
In Lake Buena Vista, Florida, authorities say a worker at a Walt Disney World hotel stole nearly $49,000 from the company as part of a fraudulent hotel guest refunding scheme. According to the State Attorney's office, Jamaica Adidja Hall, 31,...
On Thursday, SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment celebrated the groundbreaking of its new headquarters to be based at SeaWorld Orlando. The 40,725 square foot, three-story building will be a shared home for ambassadors from the current Park Support Center and...
Tourism added $112 billion to Florida’s economy last year and employed more than 1.4 million residents of the Sunshine State last year. 
Earlier this month, Disney announced its Skyliner gondola system will be operating at the Walt Disney World Resort in fall of 2019.
On Friday, AAA released its Consumer Pulse Survey which showed that half of those surveyed--50 percent--of Floridians plan to spend Black Friday shopping while 45 percent plan to shop online come Cyber Monday. Almost a quarter of Floridians--22 percent--plan to shop on Thanksgiving on Thursday.
Florida's most popular theme parks made headlines at the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) in Orlando. Announcements of new attractions in central Florida overshadowed IAAPA's report slowing expansion in American and Asian markets. Despite the dropoff in...
Orlando is ranked as the top Thanksgiving destination in the nation. Miami is ranked as the tenth most popular Thanksgiving destination, making Florida the only state to have two cities in the top 10. 
While the first half of 2018 saw a record high number of tourists visiting the Sunshine State, Gov. Rick Scott and Visit Florida are looking to ensure that red tide and Hurricane Michael don’t slow the tourist boom in the second half.