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The Hula Bowl is Coming to Florida in January

A ninth bowl game is coming to the Sunshine State to wrap up the college football season. At the end of last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis said that the Hula Bowl will be held at...
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Orange County Sees a Sharp Drop in Tourist Tax Revenue–With Even More Pain to...

In March, Orange County collected $13.6 million from the six-cent bed tax. That’s down 56.5 percent from March 2019, the largest drop in the history of the tourist tax. 

NFL’s Pro Bowl Returning to Orlando

The game staying for an additional year is considered a major win for the tourism industry. The Pro Bowl has generated more TV viewers than any other sporting event that Orlando has hosted since the Orlando Magic made the NBA finals a decade ago.

Orange County Ups Tourist Taxes $1 Million for Pocket Money in Pursuit of World...

The $1 million amounts to pocket money for the commission to show FIFA why it should pick Orlando as one of the 17 host cities for the North American bid if it is accepted. If Orlando did get games, it could be asked to spend anywhere between $31-81 million as the host city.