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Fall/Winter 2021 - 2022 8 Walt Disney World ® Resort Discover the Wonders of the Most Magical Celebration on Earth.

David Siegel with Mark Davis, Owner of the Las Vegas Raiders

Dear Readers,

12 The Awesomest Celebration of the Season Experience the Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort. SeaWorld®’s Christmas Celebration™

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16 SeaWorld® Parks & Resorts ™ Orlando An Ocean of Fun Awaits for the Entire Family. 20 Holiday Magic The magic of the holidays can be seen, felt and heard!

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Holidays at Walt Disney World ® Resort

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24 Art Appreciation From the colorful to the strange, there is always something to appreciate. 26 Celebrate! Calendar of Events 34 Perfect Sunset End your day of fun in the sun with a perfect sunset.

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40 Gift Giving 42 Capone’s Dinner & Show 50 Hot and Spicy Heat things up and add a variety of spice to your vacation. 56 Wine and Dine

Raise a glass at The Mall at Millenia.

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64 Kingdom Strollers

Welcome to the city of Orlando! The holiday season is once again upon us and we invite you to make new memories with loved ones during this magical time at Walt Disney World ® Resort, SeaWorld® Parks & Resorts™ Orlando, LEGOLAND® Florida Resort and Universal Orlando Resort. Our festive metropolitan is brimming with jovial décor and seasonal charm throughout this special time of year. The weather is crisp and cozy during these months, so be sure to enjoy our delicious quick-service dining, varied outlet shopping, spectacular lighting exhibitions and other great holiday presentations that make us a unique, all-inclusive destination. If you'd like to celebrate a little differently, there are several festive local events and other attractions to appease any desire. From interactive museums, fast-paced sporting events, ice displays and more, there are plenty of opportunities for continued merriment! If you want to take advantage of the sunshine, head to Westgate Cocoa Beach Resort & Pier for fresh seafood, breathtaking ocean views, unmatched boutique shopping and live entertainment. To experience a more natural, authentic environment, mosey on over to Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo for a truly untamed Florida experience. Get close to the wildlife with a pontoon boat or swamp buggy ride, try your hand at the trap and skeet range, or test your wits in a western-style escape room. I Love Orlando magazine is your guide to everything jolly and bright this season. Thank you for making Westgate your home away from home. Whichever direction your travels take you, we wish you a delightful vacation. Best Wishes, David A. Siegel President and CEO, Westgate Resorts



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Adventure Island ® 1-813-884-4386 Located across the street from Busch Gardens ® Tampa Bay, Adventure Island ® is 30 acres of water-drenched fun in the sun featuring the ultimate combination of high-speed thrills and tropical surroundings within a soothing Key West atmosphere. Choose to race down rapids, swim through waterfalls and a wave pool, splash in playgrounds perfectly kid-sized or dig your toes into the sand and relax all

day in a private cabana at Tampa Bay’s first waterpark! Check out America’s first dual-tailspin water slide, Solar Vortex, a premier family attraction! AdventureIsland.com

Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark ® 407-545-5550 From high-speed waterslides and exhilarating wave pools, to tranquil beaches, Aquatica, voted Orlando’s #1 waterpark, delights all ages and interests. This one-of-a-kind waterpark is home to some of the world’s most thrilling water rides, featuring 43 slides, rivers and lagoons and 84,000 square feet of sparkling white, sandy beaches. Aquatica offers exclusive attractions that promise unlimited fun sending guests on amazing undersea adventures. Experience Florida’s first dueling racer, Riptide Race. Grab a friend and race through high speed tunnels as you see your opponent side by side

and face to face. Who will reach the finish line first? aquaticaorlando.com

Boggy Creek Airboat Adventures 407-344-9550 UNIQUELY THE BEST airboat tour in Florida for 25 years! Cruise the swamps by day, sunset or night on an airboat with an expert who knows the wetlands like the back of their hand seeing wildlife. Visit our Native American Village, BBQ Restaurant, gator pond or mine for rare gems/fossils. bcairboats.com

Bok Tower Gardens 1-863-676-1408 A “must-see” Florida attraction centrally located in Lake Wales featuring a 205-foot and 60-bell Singing Tower, beautifully landscaped gardens, new children's garden, outdoor kitchen, unique hiking trails, cafe, gift shop and plant shop. boktowergardens.org

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At Magic Kingdom® Park, pure fantasy reigns. Believe in make-believe as you race through a diamond mine on Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, sail with the Pirates of the Caribbean®, fly with Dumbo, join 999 happy haunts in Haunted Mansion® or take the wildest ride in the wilderness on Big Thunder Mountain Railroad®. And as part of the 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney World® Resort, Disney Enchantment, an all-new nighttime spectacular, takes you on an incredible journey filled with adventure, wonder and empowerment. Everyone will believe in magic, with captivating Disney music, enhanced lighting, stunning fireworks and immersive

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ifty years ago, the Walt Disney World® Resort, born of impossible dreams, opened its gates. And now the magic is calling everyone to The World's Most Magical Celebration – the 50th Anniversary at Walt Disney World® Resort. Our Theme Parks will shine like never before as the four Walt Disney World® Theme Park icons transform at night into magnificent Beacons of Magic*. Throughout the 18-month celebration, you’ll be immersed in shimmering EARidescence and make special memories such as discovering the Disney Fab 50 Characters cast in gold around the Theme Parks.

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projection effects that extend from Cinderella Castle down Main Street, U.S.A. Come experience EPCOT® where Disney storytelling welcomes you into incredible worlds brimming with possibilities. Adventure is served at Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure, now open in the France Pavilion, where guests join Chef Remy through Gusteau’s bustling Paris restaurant. Sail through Arendelle with Anna, Elsa and friends. Enjoy one of the largest nighttime spectaculars created for a Disney Park. Harmonious is a beautifully crafted nighttime dreamscape of Disney music and images, reimagined by a culturally diverse ensemble of musical artists from around the world. Come be a part of the continuing transformation of EPCOT® and enjoy a whole new journey dedicated to inspiring everyone with the magic of possibility.

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Explore the magic of nature at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park where you’ll journey to a distant world on Pandora—The World of Avatar, where you’ll hike under mystical mountains and climb aboard the back of a banshee on Avatar Flight of Passage. Experience animals in their natural habitats on Kilimanjaro Safaris®. Favorite Characters are taking to the sky in an all-new, sensational performance, Disney KiteTails. Hearts and

imaginations will soar as incredible kites and colorful windcatchers dance through the air to the beat of beloved Disney songs. And at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®, we’re celebrating attractions and lands that make a day here even more extraordinary. At Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge feel the rush of taking over control of the Millennium Falcon and find yourself caught in a battle in Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance. In Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway you can enter a crazy colorful cartoon world as you join Mickey and Minnie on a runaway adventure. Become a toy with Buzz and Woody and take in a ride on Slinky Dog as he careens through Andy’s backyard in Toy Story Land. Of course, when you’re not busy enjoying all that the Theme Parks have to offer, be sure to check out Disney Springs® —from shopping to dining to entertainment, here you’ll find happily whatever you’re after. Whether it's your first time or your 50th, get ready for classic favorites and new adventures unlike any other place on Earth. Because when you celebrate with us, nothing could be more magical. * Beacons of Magic will be available nightly at select theme parks.

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If you are a returning visitor, we are delighted to welcome you back! If it’s your first-time visit, thank you for choosing the International Drive Resort Area! Our community is dedicated to making your visit safe, fun and memorable. Thank you for visiting I-Drive! We’re glad you’re here! Maria Triscari President/CEO International Drive Resort Area Chamber of Commerce


play Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay 1-813-884-4386 Busch Gardens ® Tampa Bay is the ultimate family adventure, combining world-class thrill rides, live entertainment and one of North America’s largest zoos. Enjoy unique seasonal events all year or take on Tigris™, Florida’s tallest launch coaster. A top-rated list of favorite attractions for thrill seekers include Cheetah Hunt - the park’s longest coaster, SheiKra - a 200-foot tall floorless dive coaster, Falcon’s Fury - a 335-foot freestanding drop tower and many more. Then, learn all about the animals that inspired the rides by visiting one of the esteemed animal habitats or booking an exciting Insider Tour opportunity. BuschGardensTampa.com

The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art 407-645-5311 The Morse Museum houses the world’s most comprehensive collection of works by American artist and designer Louis Comfort Tiffany. Highlights include the restored chapel interior he designed for the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition in Chicago and a wing that showcases the Museum’s collection of art and architectural objects from Tiffany’s celebrated Long Island home, Laurelton Hall. Visitors to the Museum will also enjoy exhibits of American art pottery, Art Nouveau objects and late 19 th and early 20 th century American paintings. See website for current hours. morsemuseum.org

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Visit Winter & her rescued friends in their brand new home and discover incredible underwater views. Plan your day at CMAquarium.org

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Located at America’s #1 Beach just 90 miles from Orlando, Clearwater Marine Aquarium’s most famous dolphins, Winter and Hope, were featured in the major motion pictures Dolphin Tale and Dolphin Tale 2!

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THE AWESOMEST CELEBRATION OF THE SEASON E X P E R I E N C E T H E H O L I D AY S AT U N I V E R S A L O R L A N D O R E S O RT, N O V. 1 3 – J A N . 2 .

predators on a new species of roller coaster featuring two intense launches and four inversions as you twist and soar above land and water.

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nyone can “Ho-ho-ho” and “Fa-la-la” for the holidays. But if you want to scream, laugh and shout your jingle bells off, you’ve got to awesome up your holiday at Universal Orlando Resort, where we do the holidays big time. Join the celebration of Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ as Hogwarts™ castle lights up for

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the holidays and festive décor brightens up the streets of Hogsmeade™ and Diagon Alley™. Enjoy a hot Butterbeer™ while both the Frog Choir and Celestina Warbeck and the Banshees put a holiday spin on their performances. Larger-than-life balloons float through the streets of Universal Studios Florida in Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s, along with appearances by the Minions from Illumination’s Despicable Me and some of your favorite characters from DreamWorks Animation’s Shrek and Madagascar film franchises. Get together with the resident Whos in Universal’s Islands of Adventure, where you can enjoy the music and fun of The Grinchmas™ Who-liday Spectacular starring The Grinch™. There are even more festivities in store around every corner of the Resort. You’ll find tasty holiday food and drinks, character encounters and more. Plus, there are all the incredible rides and attractions like The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man® in Islands of Adventure, TRANSFORMERS: The Ride-3D in Universal Studios and more, including the all-new Jurassic World VelociCoaster; feel the rush of the hunt as you race alongside fierce

From the incredible dining and entertainment at Universal CityWalk to the thrill-packed theme parks, you’re sure to find all kinds of awesome all year round at Universal Orlando Resort.

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play Congo River Golf 407-248-9181 407-396-6900 Play award-winning miniature golf. With eight locations in Florida to choose from, there's an adventure for everyone. Experience tranquil waterfalls, mysterious caves, tropical rainforests, challenging golf holes and more on an unforgettable African adventure! congoriver.com

Crayola Experience 407-757-1700 Discover the magic of color with 20+ creative attractions. Color, chemistry and digital technology combine to create a day of family fun and colorful keepsakes. Name and wrap your own Crayola crayon! Learn how crayons are made in a live show! Shop the largest selection of Crayola products and souvenirs. crayolaexperience.com

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Explore Florida’s Nature Coast with Crystal River Watersports. “Observing and Preserving Nature” is not just a part of our motto, it is our mission. Our SWIM with MANATEES Tours are approved by the Save the Manatee Club Guardian Guide Program. crystalriverwatersports.com

Discovery Cove ® in Orlando is an all-inclusive day resort where guests can enjoy a one-of-a-kind opportunity to swim with dolphins, snorkel among thousands of tropical fish and rays, hand-feed exotic birds, and encounter playful otters. Relax and explore rocky lagoons surrounded by lush landscaping, tropical reefs, winding rivers and white, sandy beaches. Freshly prepared meals, snacks and beverages throughout the day and swim gear are included.

Dezerland Park Orlando 321-754-1700 The perfect place to have All Fun - All Day. You can enjoy the Boutique Bowling, Replay Lounge, Orlando’s Largest Arcade, Jump Start Trampoline Park, Rides, Florida’s Longest Indoor Go Kart Track, Bumper Cars, Vintage Carousel, shopping, movies at Cinemark 20, Mini Golf and The Auto Experience, home of the World’s Largest Private Auto Collection. See where Batman, James Bond, The Weasleys and Doc Brown park their cars to name a few. dezerlandpark.com

Guests will experience the most exciting animal encounters the world has to offer in a breathtaking tropical atmosphere. discoverycove.com

Disney’s Animal Kingdom ® Theme Park 407-WDW-INFO Explore the magic of nature throughout the day and into the night.

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Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park 407-WDW-INFO After Florida’s only ski resort magically melted, Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park was born. From bunny slopes to black diamonds, it’s all here at the polar opposite of other water parks! disneyworld.com/waterparks

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At Disney’s Hollywood Studios ®, favorite stories unfold all around you. At Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge feel the rush of taking over control of the Millennium Falcon. And in Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway you can enter a crazy colorful cartoon world as you join Mickey and Minnie on a runaway

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adventure. And become a toy with Buzz and Woody and take in a ride on Slinky Dog as he careens through Andy’s backyard in Toy Story Land. Let Your Adventures Begin at Disney’s Hollywood Studios ®. disneyworld.com

Empire Slingshot 407-853-2818 When you’re looking for fun things to do in Central Florida, Empire Slingshot has the best adventures to spice up your trip. Explore the city in one of our exotic Polaris Slingshots for an unforgettable experience. empireslingshot.com

EPCOT® 407-WDW-INFO Explore exciting attractions, enchanting international pavilions, and seasonal special events as you join the journey dedicated to inspiring everyone with the magic of possibility. Take a sail through Arendelle on Frozen Ever After or fly high in the sky on Soarin’ Around

the World. Indulge in a world of flavor as you savor the authentic cuisine of 11 countries. disneyworld.com

Fun Spot America-Kissimmee 407-397-2509 2 Extreme go-kart tracks, thrill rides & Florida’s only inverting wooden roller coaster. Over 20 rides & an arcade. Located next to Old Town at MM#9 on Hwy 192. Free admission and free parking. Named “Best Budget Attraction”. Come have your #BestDayEver!

Fun Spot America-Orlando 407-363-3867 2 roller coasters including the action packed White Lightning, 4 unique go-kart tracks, over 20 rides & an arcade. Home of Gator Spot. Familyfriendly fun. Just off International Drive at Kirkman. Named “Travelers’ Choice” by TripAdvisor. Free admission and free parking. Come have your #BestDayEver!


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un Spot America Theme Park is becoming HUGE-ER than HUGE with the addition of another new ride, Sky Hawk, to the Orlando park location. Sky Hawk is a 90-foot family swing ride manufactured by A.R.M (USA) Inc. and provides guests a bird’s eye view of the park. The 24-passenger swing features both traditional side-by-side 2 passenger ride seating as well as side-by-side 2 passenger horizontal (prone) seating. Guests are elevated to new heights while spinning at a quick 10 revolutions per minute. The tower features vivid colors such as purple, magenta, yellow and orange. At night guests can see a beautiful programmable LED package on the tower illuminating the Fun Spot Orlando skyline.

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included. Guests will experience the most exciting animal encounters the world has to offer in a breathtaking tropical atmosphere.

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SeaWorld® Orlando Guests are immersed in wonder at SeaWorld® Orlando, where the aquatic world comes alive like no place else. Experience the predator power of MAKO®, Orlando’s fastest and longest coaster. Take a plunge down the world’s tallest river rapids drop on Infinity Falls™. Climb aboard and ride the mighty Manta®.

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Manta® at SeaWorld® Orlando

Discover what it takes to care for an injured animal at SeaWorld Rescue™ Manatee Rehabilitation. Take a walk down Sesame Street at Sesame Street Land™, connecting your family to all of the fun, laughter and learning of the worldfamous street. Experience one-of-a-kind attractions, thrilling coasters and up-close animal interactions. Don’t miss the latest

attraction launching soon - Ice Breaker! The new coaster features four airtime filled launches, both backwards and forwards, culminating in a reverse launch into the steepest beyond verticals drop in Florida-a 93-foot-tall spike with 100-degree angle. Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark® From high-speed waterslides and exhilarating wave pools, to tranquil beaches, Aquatica, voted Orlando’s #1 waterpark, delights all ages and interests. This one-of-a-kind waterpark is home to some of the world’s most thrilling water rides, featuring 43 slides, rivers and lagoons and 84,000 square feet of sparkling white, sandy beaches. Aquatica offers exclusive attractions that promise unlimited fun sending guests on amazing undersea adventures. Experience Florida’s first dueling racer, Riptide Race. Grab a friend and race through high speed tunnels as you see your opponent side-byside and face-to-face. Who will reach the finish line first? Discovery Cove® Discovery Cove® in Orlando is an allinclusive day resort where guests can enjoy a one-of-a-kind opportunity to swim with dolphins, snorkel among thousands of tropical fish and rays, hand-feed exotic birds, and encounter playful otters. Relax and explore rocky lagoons surrounded by lush landscaping, tropical reefs, winding rivers and white, sandy beaches. Freshly prepared meals, snacks and beverages throughout the day and swim gear are

Busch Gardens® Tampa Bay Busch Gardens® is the ultimate family adventure and Florida’s thrill ride leader, offering more than 300 acres of family attractions. With a unique blend of exciting rides, one of the country's largest zoos, live shows, restaurants, shops and games, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay provides unrivaled excitement for guests of every age. Thrills reach all-new heights on Tigris®, Florida's tallest launch coaster, catapulting riders through an intense forward and backward journey. Guests can dive 60 MPH on Falcon’s Fury®, North America’s tallest freestanding drop tower, experience Cheetah Hunt ®, Florida’s first triple-launch coaster, or even soar like a bird of prey on SheiKra®, taking riders up 200 feet to dive straight down. For kids and parents alike, there’s more to explore at the Sesame Street Safari of Fun® at Busch Gardens! Families can enjoy the perfect “first coaster” experience with their youngest thrill seekers on Air Grover, meet everyone’s favorite friends from Sesame Street, and explore Elmo’s 3-story hideaway in this perfectly-sized play land filled with kid-friendly rides and cool water fun where imaginations can run WILD!

FOR MORE INFORMATION: 407-545-5550 seaworldorlando.com aquaticaorlando.com discoverycove.com buschgardenstampa.com You can also visit your concierge or guest services desk for more information.

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A throwback to a time when crowds were a little smaller, lines a little shorter and the fun a little simpler. Where the good times are authentic, the pace realistic, and the memories just as magical as any other Orlando attraction.

to grab and go, Old Town’s extensive list of dining options will satisfy the pickiest of eaters. Throughout the week, enjoy age-friendly free events and live music on Old Town’s Main Stage. The highlight is the worldfamous Friday Muscle and Saturday Classic Car Shows & Cruise.

Relax as you stroll through 18 acres of a beautiful, tree-lined brick street and discover unique and affordable shops, restaurants and bars. Bring the family for rides including the Old Town Ferris Wheel and attractions like The Great Magic Hall or the area’s only year-round haunted house, Mortem Manor. We have something all generations, young and old, can enjoy together.

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Gatorland 1-800-393-JAWS “Orlando’s only Theme Park with Bite and Attitude.” Gatorland is a 110-acre theme park and wildlife preserve, combining “Old Florida” charm with exciting new exhibits and entertainment. The park opened as a roadside attraction in 1949 and recently celebrated its 70th anniversary. Today, it provides more fun than ever before with thousands of alligators, crocodiles, an aviary, breeding marsh with observation tower, petting zoo, nature walk, educational wildlife programs, gift shop, Florida’s best train-ride, restaurant, the Gator Gully Splash Park, thrilling zip lines and much more.

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Don’t miss the one-of-a-kind reptilian shows, including the Alligators: Legends of the Swamp show, the Up-Close Encounters show and the World-Famous Gator Jumparoo Show! Ride the Stompin’ Gator Off-Road Adventure; ain’t another experience like this in the entire world. Recently voted - The Best Place to Show Visitors the Real Orlando by readers of Orlando Weekly! gatorland.com

Hawaiian Rumble 407-239-8300 Hawaiian Rumble has two 18-hole courses. Golf holes range from beginner to advanced and take players through a variety of sceneries. The courses challenge participants with uniquely designed putt-through logs, hills, waterfalls and tunnels. hawaiianrumbleorlando.com

Come and experience Central Florida's newest and most outrageously themed miniature golf at Universal CityWalk Orlando. Based on vintage horror flicks and "little green men" science fiction

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HOLIDAY MAGIC discover delightful décor, festive flotillas and the Tree of Life® as it awakens with a series of wintry tales and a heartwarming musical score. Over at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®, get swept up in Yuletide adventures like Sunset Seasons Greetings and the Santa Claus Merry Motorcade. And beginning November 26 during EPCOT® International Festival of the Holidays presented by AdventHealth, you’ll be surrounded by the wondrous sights, sounds and flavors of the season.

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Gather your family and join all of your festive friends at SeaWorld®’s Christmas Celebration™, November 13 through January 2. SeaWorld transforms into a winter wonderland sparkling with holiday cheer, excitement and over 3 million beautiful lights. Experience award-winning entertainment like the show-stopping ice-skating extravaganza Winter Wonderland on Ice. Meet Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer or head to Wild Arctic® and visit with Santa himself.

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This holiday season, jolly old St. Nicholas is making his way to ICON Park! The entertainment complex will be transformed

Holiday pictures with Santa will be available for purchase.

into a winter wonderland complete with all your favorite festivities and traditions. The Santa Workshop Experience, one of Central Florida’s most renowned photography studios, is setting up shop. Children will be able to get their pictures taken with Santa, take a ride on the Pearl Express Train decked out in its holiday best and ride in a decorated capsule on The Wheel, ICON Park’s signature attraction. There will be a variety of photo packages available to choose from and every child who participates will receive a free ticket to The Wheel.

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Bring the entire family and watch as the holidays come alive at Old Town. This truly unforgettable event will bring back old memories and create new ones as you enjoy a classic all-American holiday experience. The Holidays at Old Town is a colorful twinkle of lights and festive decorations lining Old Town’s brick-paved Main Street. The highlight is the 40-foot beautifully lit Christmas Tree with a classic car-theme complete with hubcaps and different state license plates. Anyone can “Ho-ho-ho” and “Fa-la-la” for the holidays. But if you want to scream and laugh your jingle bells off, you’ve got to awesome up your holiday at Universal Orlando Resort, where they do the holidays big time. Join the celebration of Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ with festivities in two lands. Catch the larger-thanlife balloons of Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s. Enjoy The Grinchmas™ Who-liday Spectacular starring The Grinch™. From the parks to Universal CityWalk, there’s themed entertainment, food and fun around every corner. It’s the biggest, loudest, awesomest holiday celebration of the season. And it’s only at Universal Orlando Resort.

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play films, guests putt through elaborate movie-style scenes. hollywooddriveingolf.com

Howl at the Moon 407-354-5999 No set list. No template. Howl at the Moon is a high-energy show centered around crowd participation and audience requests. From classic rock to today’s pop, you say it, we’ll play it. Our nonstop party atmosphere topped with signature cocktails and entertaining staff will give you a night you won’t forget. howlatthemoon.com

I-Drive Star Bar 407-776-9758 Watch the fun and excitement of the Orlando StarFlyer from our outdoor courtyard or chill out inside and watch all the sports or listen to music. Located at 8265 International Drive. starflyer.com

ICON Park At ICON Park, it starts with The Wheel®,

but the fun keeps going around and around long after the ride. At 400 feet tall, The Wheel® is the perfect way to elevate an amazing moment. Toast to the good life with a Sky Bar experience in your own private capsule or see downtown, the theme parks and the Central Florida landscape like never before. Then, dive deep into the oceans of the world by exploring SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium and its 360-degree ocean tunnel with floor-to-ceiling displays and bubble aquariums, or indulge in the ultimate fame experience at Madame Tussauds Orlando, the world’s greatest wax museum. ICONParkOrlando.com VisitSeaLife.com/Orlando MadameTussauds.com/Orlando

inspirational journeys begin! Explore more at KennedySpaceCenter.com or call 1-877-404-3824. One small step from Orlando.

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Lake Charters Guide Service has been serving sportsmen worldwide since 1983 and has become the premier guide service in Central Florida. Carrying one to three passengers on guided bass fishing trips and offering the best equipment available. lakecharter.com

Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is the only destination in the universe where you can touch a moon rock, walk under Space Shuttle Atlantis® and glimpse the future of space exploration. This is where rockets launch and

Kissimmee Swamp Tours 1-800-347-4007 407-436-1059 Kissimmee Swamp Tours offers narrated wildlife airboat tours through pristine swamps and marshes in the Kissimmee area. Experience the Old Florida! The undeveloped Florida! Everything else is just an airboat ride. Experience the difference! ALL our wildlife is cage free. kissimmeeswamptours.com

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play LEGOLAND® Florida Resort LEGOLAND ® Florida Resort is a multi-day vacation destination built for families with kids 2-12, featuring a theme park with more than 50 rides and attractions PLUS LEGOLAND ® Water Park with seasonably heated pools, and three unique onsite hotels. For more information, visit LEGOLAND.com/Florida

Lost Caverns Adventure Golf 407-264-0560 There's nothing mini about this golf! Putt your way through caves, up rocky trails and past waterfalls as you follow Cliff Cavern and his nieces along two exciting 18-hole adventures! Don't forget to feed our live gators! lostcavernsgolf.com

Machine Gun America™ 407-278-1800

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Experience the ultimate Automatic Adrenaline Attraction™. Discover endless and unforgettable thrills at Orlando’s first and only firearms attraction - Machine Gun America. Fire live rounds using fully

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automatic machine guns and legendary firearms in our brand new, state-of-theart facility for an unparalleled rush of excitement, exclusive safety precautions and the ultimate shooting experience. This is one adventure you don’t want to miss. Visit our website for more details. machinegunamerica.com

Magic Kingdom® Park 407-WDW-INFO Enjoy six lands of never-ending enchantment, one-of-a-kind attractions and unforgettable moments at the place where storybook fantasy becomes everyday reality. Rocket through the galaxy on Space Mountain®, sail the high seas with Pirates of the Caribbean® and soar high in the sky with Dumbo the Flying Elephant®. Plus, wave to favorite Disney friends in magical Character Cavalcades. disneyworld.com

Mission Control Game Room 407-352-9293 Family fun isn’t limited to the theme

parks. Test your skills and win prizes at the state-of-the-art Mission Control Game Room, located at Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa. From the latest arcade games to good old-fashioned air hockey, we have something for all ages and skill levels. Your fun will be rewarded when you turn your game winnings in for large variety of prizes at the redemption counter. Charge up your playing card and play the day away with the whole family. WestgateResorts.com

Museum of Illusions Orlando 833-541-0992 With over 50 exhibits, Museum of Illusions offers more mind-twisting, eye-tricking fun under one roof than any other edutainment destination in Central Florida. Roam the mind-blowing expanse of the Infinity Room. Defy the laws of gravity in the Reverse Room. Shrink to miniature size in the Ames Room. Only at...Museum of Illusions. orlando.museumofillusions.us


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ART APPRECIATION keepsake to take home with you. There is truly something for everyone. With a strong appreciation of creative art and illusions and over 50 exhibits, Museum of Illusions offers more mindtwisting, eye-tricking fun under one roof than any other edutainment destination in Central Florida. Be sure to roam the mindblowing expanse of the Infinity Room. Defy the laws of gravity in the Reverse Room. And shrink to miniature size in the Ames Room. Only at, Museum of Illusions.

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Experience art like you never have before as you get up close and personal with your favorite celebs at Madame Tussauds. From Marie Tussaud herself, who started Madame Tussauds over 200

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The colorful adventures of Crayola Experience help kids and adults alike explore art and technology, express their creativity and experience color in a whole new way. Create unique works of art and colorful keepsakes throughout the attraction. Let your imagination take flight with their "cut, color and paste" themed projects in the activity studio, paint with watercolors, sculpt colorful creations using Crayola's Model Magic compound, create melted wax spin-art and more.

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Artists use dozens of paint colors to create realistic details.

years ago, to studio artists who work every day to keep the celebs photo-ready, art is brought to life. Each hand-crafted figure takes a team of 20 skilled artists about 3-6 months to complete! Come visit Madame Tussauds Orlando located in ICON Park and see why they are truly the world’s greatest wax museum. Let your imagination run free.

Art with a Side of Weird and Unusual

If you appreciate the arts with a side of weird and unusual, then visit Ripley’s Believe It or Not! where the impossible is possible. Let curiosity be your guide as you explore this amazingly unique attraction. Get hands on with entertaining interactives and marvel at some of the strangest art in the world. You won’t want to miss the newest galleries: Weird Florida, Ripley’s Travels and The Warehouse. Then make your way back to the Dance Party and meet some of the most interesting “people” from around the world. Stop at the Wax Hands exhibit to create the most unique art-worthy

At the Morse Museum, visitors can find an abundance of artistic beauty. Exhibitions and galleries display many kinds of art whether glass or paintings, metalwork or jewelry. Prolific American designer Louis Comfort Tiffany, widely known for his leaded-glass lamps, sought to explore all art forms and tap into each one for the beauty it respectively offers. Globally renown for housing the world’s most comprehensive collection of Tiffany works, it is in this very tradition that the Morse celebrates and appreciates them all too.

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Old Town is the area’s premier entertainment district. Relax as you stroll through unique and affordable shops, restaurants and bars. Bring the family for one-of-a-kind attractions and rides plus free weekly events, car shows and live music. Come and enjoy the simple pleasures of classic American fun. myoldtownusa.com

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Old Town Slingshot 407-396-7166 The world’s most popular adrenaline ride. Riders are propelled upwards over 365 feet at speeds in the region of 100+ miles per hour. Located at 5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, Kissimmee. oldtownslingshot-vomatron.com

Orlando Magic Basketball 407-916-2255 Experience the NBA live with an Orlando Magic game at the Amway Center, featuring world-class basketball and entertainment. You don’t have to be a sports fan to enjoy an Orlando Magic game. It’s an amazing event packed with fun for the whole family! Regular season runs from October to April. To view home game schedule and ticket options, visit www.orlandomagic.com/iloveorlando

Orlando Princess & Canaveral Princess 321-784-6300 Deep Sea Fishing aboard the 80’ Catamaran “Orlando Princess” and 90’ “Canaveral Princess.” We fish for many types of fish, while also including your lunch, soda, rod, reel, bait, tackle and fishing license for the day. Reservations required. For a private charter, “The Starfish” is available. orlandoprincess.com

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The Orlando StarFlyer is the tallest standalone swing ride in the world. It is a unique attraction that appeals to both young and old. The Orlando StarFlyer spins like a normal swing ride but also races up to a height of over 400 feet as it rotates around the tower. A truly exhilarating experience. Located at 8265 International Drive. starflyer.com

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Starting Nov. 12

Holidays at LEGOLAND®

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Holidays at LEGOLAND® This jolly time of year features a giant LEGO® Christmas tree, unforgettable seasonal shows, holiday characters, special treats, LEGO® activities, twinkling lights and more during Holidays at LEGOLAND®! An extra special gift for you – this festive event is included in general admission! LEGOLANDFlorida.com

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Christmas in the Wild ZooTampa at Lowry Park Tampa's Most Beloved Holiday Tradition returns with more twinkling lights, delectable holiday treats and new jolly adventures. This wild family tradition immerses you in a world of holiday cheer that will create lasting holiday memories. Also experience an expanded Santa's Village for seasonal shopping and magical meetings with Jolly St. Nick and his playful elves. zootampa.org

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Orlando Magic NBA Basketball Amway Center See an NBA game live! Experience the thrills of super-charged action during the season, as the Orlando Magic take on the biggest teams in the NBA. You don’t have to be a sports fan to enjoy an Orlando Magic game! Game dates are subject to availability and certain restrictions apply. For tickets visit orlandomagic.com/iloveorlando Promo Code: ILOVEORLANDO

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Friday Muscle Car Show & Cruise 10th Anniversary Old Town Welcome car cruisers, enthusiasts and admirers of all ages to celebrate show-quality muscle and highperformance cars from 1964 and newer and classics from 1988 and older. Cars will be on display beginning at 3 p.m., live music featuring The Spazmatics at 7 p.m. and then line up for a very special Anniversary cruise down Old Town’s Main Street at 8:30 p.m. myoldtownusa.com

Holidays at Walt Disney World ® Resort Prepare for a spectacular season of holiday magic during the 50th Anniversary celebration of Walt Disney World® Resort. In all four Theme Parks and Disney Springs®, you’ll discover incredible EARidescence and countless ways to make memories. 407-WDW-INFO

Nov. 12 – Jan. 2

Christmas Town™ Busch Gardens ® Tampa Bay Celebrate the holidays with millions of twinkling lights, festive shows and holiday-inspired culinary delights. buschgardens.com

Christmas at Gaylord Palms There is no better way to celebrate the holiday season in the Orlando, FL area than gathering your family for holiday fun. Explore acres of twinkling lights & decorations and exciting holiday activities, shows, and events. christmasatgaylordpalms.marriott.com

Nov. 20 – Jan. 3

Colorful Christmas Crayola Experience The Colorful Christmas Crew is back with a NEW challenge! Can you help Santa and his friends save the holiday? Plus enjoy some SNOWtastic adventures as you go! All while crafting unique gifts from the heart! Included with general admission. crayolaexperience.com

Nov. 26 – Dec. 31

Night of a Million Lights

Nov. 12 – Jan. 2

Night of a Million Lights Give Kids The World Village Night of a Million Lights will once again provide the public with a dazzling immersive holiday experience inside the whimsical nonprofit resort that provides critically ill children and their families with magical weeklong wish vacations at no cost. A 360-degree dancing lights show, guided tram tours, sparkling tree trail, holiday marketplace and unique VIP experiences highlight this year’s event. gktw.org/lights

Select Dates, Nov. 13 – Jan. 2

SeaWorld Christmas Celebration Where holiday traditions are made, with delicious food, stunning live shows, delightful holiday shopping and joyous entertainment. seaworldorlando.com ®

Nov. 13 – Jan. 2

Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort From dazzling decorations to unforgettable entertainment, it’s the awesomest celebration of the season–only at Universal Orlando Resort. UniversalOrlando.com

Holidays at Old Town A spectacular display of festive decorations throughout the brick-paved streets of Old Town every night. The colorful twinkle of lights including our traditional and iconic car-themed Christmas Tree will be on display. Watch as Old Town turns into a Winter Wonderland as the snowy season comes to life with white, fluffy snow into the night. End 2021 with a bang during Old Town’s FREE New Year’s Eve Celebration! myoldtownusa.com

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Jan. – Feb. EPCOT® International Festival of the Arts Come enjoy artful sights, artistic dishes and unique performances. Explore art galleries throughout World Showcase. Taste delightful culinary cuisines. See amazing interpretations of Disney Characters. And so much more. Valid admission and Park reservations required. Entertainment and offerings subject to change without notice.

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Holidays at Walt Disney World® Resort, November – December 2021

Prepare for a spectacular season of holiday magic during the 50th anniversary celebration of Walt Disney World® Resort. In all four Theme Parks and Disney Springs®, you’ll discover incredible EARidescence and countless ways to make memories as you get wrapped up in everything from delightful décor and enchanting events to exciting entertainment and sensational shopping.

Tree of Life Awakenings Holiday Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park

Sunset Seasons Greetings Disney’s Hollywood Studios®

EPCOT® International Festival of the Holidays, November 26 – December 30, 2021

Disney Very Merriest After Hours* Magic Kingdom® Park

Visit an authorized Walt Disney World ticket seller to purchase tickets and make your Theme Park reservations today. To visit the Theme Parks, Theme Park reservations via the Disney Park Pass system AND valid admission are required for the same Theme Park on the same date for each person in your party ages 3 and up. A Park reservation must be made for each day of entry. For multi-day tickets, you will be required to make a Park reservation for each day of your visit. Reservations are limited and subject to availability.

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In-game entertainment for fans of all ages makes an unforgettable experience for the whole family. World-Class Basketball Experience the thrills of super-charged action during the season, from October to April, as the Orlando Magic take on the biggest teams in the NBA. See matchups against teams such as the Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics, Chicago Bulls, Golden State Warriors and others in the Amway Center – a state-of-the-art sports facility featuring interactive fan areas, the tallest scoreboard in the NBA and a restaurant that overlooks the court. Entertainment You don’t have to be a sports enthusiast to enjoy the action of an Orlando Magic basketball game – it’s an amazing event, jam-packed with fun for the whole family. Experience a sensational pregame light and video show and halftime performances that feature unbelievable talent. Choose from several unique bars and restaurants featuring mouth-watering options from fine dining to traditional game day food and drinks and everything in between. Unique Group Experiences Make your event even more memorable by reserving a unique group experience. Choose an on-court group photo, fan tunnel, cut down the nets or pregame warmups. Plan now to make a Magic game part of your Orlando vacation.

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Orlando’s Most Thrilling Tree-Top Experience! We’re more than just a zip line, we’re an action packed adventure with 97 fun and challenging obstacles. Climb and soar with Tarzan swings, nets, ropes, trapeze and more. Then fly to a breathtaking finish on a 425-foot plunging zip line. Designed for ages seven and up! orlandotreetrek.com

Come see what’s new! Explore an amazing variety of exhibits, artifacts and displays in 16 galleries that pay tribute to the odd, bizarre and unbelievable. Marvel at our collection of weird and unusual relics and rare treasures. Self-guided, self-paced tour. Free parking! ripleys.com/orlando

Pirate’s Cove Adventure Golf 407-352-7378 Come and test your skills on our two challenging 18-hole championship courses! Putt your way through mysterious mountain caves, over footbridges and under cascading waterfalls! Swashbuckling fun for the whole family! piratescove.com

Real Florida Adventures 407-573-2535 Real Florida Adventures is the product of more than 40 years’ experience of providing tours and excursions in the Sunshine State. Offering DAILY tours to Kennedy Space Center, Rocket Launches, Swimming with Florida’s gentle giants - the manatee, beautiful Clearwater Beach and more. Sit back, relax and let Orlando’s top tour guides show you exactly what a Real Florida Adventure is! RealFloridaAdventures.com

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Are you ready to experience the thrill of outdoor adventures? Set in 230 acres of glorious Florida countryside, this unique property offers ATVs, Mucky Ducks, Trophy Bass Fishing, Target and Tag Archery, Clay Shooting and so much more. Families will find experiences for all ages and offers guests who are looking to “do something different” in an outdoor setting. Just 15 miles west of the main attraction parks, this is an oasis of off-road fun. No waiting in lines and parking is free. Call today for reservations. BUT...be prepared to get dirty, maybe very dirty. See our Ad on page 33. revolutionoffroad.com

Screamin’ Gator Zip Line at Gatorland 407-856-3226 Recently voted 2021 Best Zipline in Orlando by readers of Orlando Weekly! Gatorland soars to new heights with the world’s tallest zip line to race above giant alligators and crocodiles. Glide across five intense zip lines at speeds of up to 30 miles per hour, over 1,200 feet of thrilling adventure. Booking available online. Looking for something a little shorter? Try out the Gator Gauntlet single zip line. Fly 350 feet through the air over the alligator breeding marsh - that’s one wild ride! The only accessible zip line in Central Florida! Pricing and reservations available at admissions. gatorland.com

SeaWorld® Orlando 407-545-5550 Guests are immersed in wonder at SeaWorld® Orlando, where the aquatic world comes alive like no place else. Experience the predator power of MAKO ®, Orlando’s fastest and longest coaster. Take a plunge down the world’s tallest river rapids drop on Infinity Falls™. Climb aboard and ride the mighty Manta®. Discover what it takes to care for an injured animal at SeaWorld Rescue™ Manatee Rehabilitation. Take a walk down Sesame Street at Sesame Street Land™, connecting your family to all of the fun, laughter and learning of the world-famous street. Experience one-of-a-kind attractions, thrilling coasters and up-close animal interactions. Coming Soon-Ice Breaker! The new coaster features four airtime filled launches, both backwards and forwards, culminating in a reverse


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play launch into the steepest beyond vertical drop in Florida-a 93 feet tall spike with 100-degree angle. seaworldorlando.com

SkyCoasters at Fun Spot America Kissimmee: 407-397-2509 Orlando: 407-363-3867 Feel the thrill of your life! Part skydiving, part hang gliding. ALL THRILLS! Soar at 85 MPH in a free fall. Up to three can fly at one time. *Open daily until midnight.

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From uncovering lost treasure to breaking out of prison - The Escape Game offers a uniquely premium experience. Team up, follow clues, and solve puzzles to complete your mission and become the hero of these immersive 60-minute adventures. You might escape...you WILL have fun! TheEscapeGame.com/Orlando

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spectacular evening of entertainment. OrlandoCityWalk.com

At Topgolf, our goal is to help you create unforgettable experiences with friends and family. Each venue features fun and competitive golf games for all ages, climate-controlled playing “bays” similar to a bowling lane, an impressive food and drink menu, private spaces for groups of any size, HDTVs to watch the big game and a music selection that will make every visit feel like a party. Topgolf Orlando features 102 bays over 3 floors, an amazing rooftop terrace, lively bars and a golf game concept that is sure to blow you away. topgolf.com/orlando

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Universal CityWalk 407-363-8000 This is where unforgettable family fun meets restaurants that don't just make you say "Yum," but "Wow." Enjoy elevated American fare at Bigfire and culinary alchemy at The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen, plus much more. CityWalk is a

Universal’s Islands of Adventure 407-363-8000 Journey through worlds of epic tales and legendary heroes at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Experience exhilarating thrills and excitement as you battle villains alongside Spider-Man, and race alongside raptors on the all-new Jurassic World VelociCoaster, now open. For tickets and information, visit the guest services desk in the hotel lobby. Jurassic Park™ Universal Studios/Amblin. © 2021 MARVEL. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2021 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

Universal Studios Florida 407-363-8000 Jump into the action of the biggest movies and television shows. Join forces with the TRANSFORMERS™, meet the mischievous Minions and more. And now open, there’s The Bourne


Stuntacular, an incredible live-action stunt show. For tickets and information, visit the guest services desk in the hotel lobby. © 2021 Hasbro. © 2021 DW Studios L.L.C. and Paramount Pictures Corporation. All Rights Reserved. Licensed by Hasbro. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2021 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

Universal’s Volcano Bay 407-363-8000 Enjoy a tropical paradise where thrills and relaxation flow in perfect harmony. It’s a stunningly beautiful water theme park with over 30 unique experiences and 19 different attractions. Guests receive a TapuTapu wearable so they can relax and play while holding their place in a Virtual Line. For tickets and information, visit the guest services desk in the hotel lobby. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2021 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

Victory Casino Cruises 1-855-GO-VICTORY (468-4286) Victory Casino Cruises, America’s Biggest and Best Casino Cruise Ship, sails twice per day Wednesday thru Sunday from Port Canaveral! Victory has 4 Decks and 40,000 sq. ft. of gaming with over 600 slots including: Wheel of Fortune, 88 Fortunes and more! 27 Live Table Games feature Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, EZ Bac, Ultimate Texas Hold’em, Let It Ride and 3 Card Poker. Watch, wager and win on your favorite sporting events in Victory’s Sportsbook. Enjoy entertainment at Big Norm’s Club V. Victory’s Atlantic Café offers a full à la carte menu. VictoryCasinoCruises.com

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If you want to feel the force that the brave astronauts did, then you need to feel the force of the Vomatron. Powered by huge electric motors, it rotates the giant 200-foot arm at speeds of up to 70 MPH. Throwing the capsules into extreme spins putting up to 4Gs of force upon its unwary passengers. Then, just as you thought it was over, you spin in reverse with the same degree of pure torture as before. Located at 5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, Kissimmee. oldtownslingshot-vomatron.com

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PERFECT SUNSET Bring the whole family to The Pier for a fresh, delicious meal at Pelican’s Bar & Grill and watch the sun set over the Atlantic Ocean or beat the heat with an afternoon surfing session at Cocoa Beach Surf School, complete with breathtaking views. Treat your loved one to a glass of wine at Rikki Tiki Tavern and sip in style amongst the sunset or simply stroll through the shops and watch the boardwalk illuminate just before dusk. A sunset you won’t soon forget!

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At Real Florida Adventures they really believe in keeping the guests on the go from sun-up to sundown. Guests can enjoy a mix of dynamic and authentic Florida discoveries encompassing the modern (Kennedy Space Center, airboat rides and Jacksonville Jaguars games) and the natural (Crystal River, Homosassa Springs and Clearwater Beach). Visitors will leave with a genuinely engaging experience. And, with a stop at Clearwater Beach you can’t miss an opportunity to enjoy a truly great sunset!

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The perfect sunset out on the water!

Sunsets are best when paired with Deep Sea Fishing in Cape Canaveral aboard The Orlando Princess & Canaveral Princess. Fishing boats are available every day of the year as long as the ocean is not too rough. They offer half days, full days and night shark fishing trips (seasonal). The night tour also provides the opportunity to capture a perfect sunset out on the water!

Enjoy the best view at The Pier.

Victory Casino is Florida's most authentic Las Vegas-style casino experience!!! Featuring 5-hour cruises departing from Port Canaveral, they sail twice a day, Wednesdays through Sundays. They have 600 of the latest slot machines and 27 LIVE table games. Victory Casino offers Florida’s only LIVE roulette and LIVE craps. Other LIVE table games include Blackjack, 3 Card Poker, Ultimate Texas Hold 'Em, Let It Ride and Bac. Plus, Bingo, a Sportsbook and Dining. Drinks are FREE while gaming! For more information, visit www.VictoryCasinoCruises.com or call 855-GO-VICTORY (855-468-4286). 180 Christopher Columbus Drive, Port Canaveral, Florida.

All the fishing trips are fun for the entire family. Experience the best Cape Canaveral Fishing.

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Sunsets experienced at Bok Tower Gardens are romantic and spectacular especially when watching atop Iron Mountain. Underneath a canopy of ancient oak trees, visitors will be bathed in the golden rays of the setting Florida sun. Bok Tower Gardens is located in Lake Wales, a short drive from Orlando and is open 365 days a year. Sunsets are best enjoyed in the fall and winter as the Gardens close at 6 p.m.

If you’re looking for the perfect view of Orlando, you need to go up – 400 feet up, to be exact! ICON Park’s signature attraction, The Wheel gives guests a relaxing aerial tour of the Orlando Entertainment District. Connect your phone to The Wheel’s new Bluetooth system and enjoy your favorite playlist while you take in the sites. Pro tip, start your ride at sunset to watch the sun fade away and the city lights come to life.

Watch a great sunset with Real Florida Adventures.

The beautiful Central Florida is notorious for its year-round sunsets, and you can get the best seat in the house at The Cocoa Beach Pier.

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play Westgate River Ranch Resort & Rodeo 863-692-1321 Enjoy an authentic Florida Ranch experience with a trip to the land of the Florida Cracker Cowboys. You will feel like you have stepped back in time living the life of the very first Cowboy in America. Take an adventure around the resort on horseback, enjoy a thrilling airboat ride along the Kissimmee River, test your aim at the Trap & Skeet range and have fun at the Adventure Park!

animals inside our Gator Park, getting up close and personal with exotic animals during our animal encounters, or driving through our Safari Park. When it comes to adventure, we’ve got you covered. wildfl.com

Wild Florida Airboat, Gator & Drive-thru Safari Park 1-866-532-7167 407-957-3135

Enjoy a variety of lodging accommodations ranging from RV Sites, Platform Tent Camping, Teepees, Luxury Glamping, Conestoga Wagons and spacious cabins and suites. WestgateRiverRanch.com

Central Florida’s largest adventure park! When it comes to adventure, we’ve got it all! Tour the headwaters of the Everglades on an airboat ride, see more than 200 exotic and native animals in our Gator Park and cruise through our Drive-thru Safari Park where animals roam freely! wildfl.com

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WonderWorks 407-351-8800

Explore your family’s wild side at the headwaters of the Florida Everglades on an airboat tour, discovering new

An indoor amusement park for the mind, with over 100 hands-on exhibits to explore. Be blown away by

hurricane-force winds, land the space shuttle, lie on a bed of nails, put yourself inside a bubble, play virtual sports, touch 100,000 volts of electricity, design and ride a roller coaster and much more! Located in the basement (the 3 rd level), compete in a game of laser tag, climb the ropes challenge course and experience the 4D extreme motion ride. Closed shoes required for the ropes course. Open daily. wonderworksorlando.com

ZooTampa at Lowry Park 813-935-8552 Experience wildlife like nowhere else! Watch manatees receive life-saving medical care, feed a rhino, feel the rush of colorful Macaws soaring overhead, plus see other endangered animals from Florida and across the globe! Then grab the family for a wild three-story splash down on Roaring Springs. And so much more. ZooTampa.org

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Feel the power of a rocket launch. Stand nose-to-nose with Space Shuttle Atlantis. Walk among the giants of space exploration. Come to the place where the most amazing things on Earth leave Earth.

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market This is the place where you come to indulge in all things your heart desires. Where fashion-forward finds fit like a dream. Where delectable dining delights your taste buds. Where entertainment is an enchanting escape. Come and experience a wonderland of indulgence at Disney Springs ®. Where you’ll discover happily whatever you’re after. DisneySprings.com

Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores 15657 State Road 535 407-238-9301 1.5 miles from Disney. Outlets feature store-front parking at savings up to 75% off! Brands include Aéropostale, American Eagle, Bonworth, Carter's, Calvin Klein, Eddie Bauer, Express, Guess, Gap, Nike, Old Navy Outlet, Tommy Hilfiger, Under Armour and more. lbvfs.com

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You’ll also find carefully selected, luxurious spa products to nurture your body and mind. Each visit includes full use of the Redwood Sauna, Hydrotherapy Spa and Fitness Center. Open daily. SerenityByWestgate.com Services and amenities offered may be limited due to CDC and government restrictions. Please call prior to scheduling a service.

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407-363-3555 Explore Orlando’s luxury shopping and dining destination with 150 shops and restaurants including Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Tiffany & Co., Apple, Amazon 4-star, Sephora & The Cheesecake Factory. Conveniently located 10 minutes from Universal Orlando Resort. Open Monday - Thursday 11AM-8PM, Friday 11AM-9PM, Saturday 10AM-9PM and Sunday 11AM-7PM. MallAtMillenia.com

Universal CityWalk 407-363-8000 This is where unforgettable family fun meets restaurants that don't just make you say "Yum," but "Wow." Enjoy elevated American fare at Bigfire and culinary alchemy at The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen, plus much more. CityWalk is a spectacular evening of entertainment. OrlandoCityWalk.com Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2021 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

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At My Airbrush Shop you’ll experience the best in retail entertainment while you watch our world-class airbrush artists create your custom t-shirt, hoodie or trucker’s cap - all at the best prices available. Located inside Walmart. MyAirbrushShop.com

Forgot Something? There’s a Walgreens close by. Find the nearest Walgreens with our mobile app. Whether you want a quick snack before hitting the parks, forgot the sunblock or need to fill a prescription in a hurry, Walgreens has you covered. Trusted since 1901. Visit walgreens.com

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Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier 321-783-7549 Just a short one-hour drive from Orlando is the Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier, a local landmark renowned for its popular bars and restaurants, shopping and pristine beaches. Visitors can enjoy surfing, swimming, the best fresh seafood on the beach, volleyball, beach rentals and much more. CocoaBeachPier.com

BEER, BOWLING AND FUN! CHECK OUT THE NEWEST BOWLING LANES IN ORLANDO AT THE BEST FAMILY-FRIENDLY SPORTS BAR IN ORLANDO!

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Indulge, relax and rejuvenate with a visit to Serenity Spa by Westgate located at Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa. This full-service, European-style Serenity boutique offers more than 80 world-class spa services including massages, facials, body treatments, manicures and pedicures, signature Serenity treatments and a salon.

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t’s difficult enough to keep up with the changing of seasons. Throw into the mix: school vacations, family visits, endless cooking and running around. What you’re left with is one hectic personal itinerary and a run-down body.

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As you prepare for the excitingly busy upcoming months, be sure to set some time aside to revitalize your mind,

body and spirit with the right kind of pampering found only at Serenity Spa by Westgate. Serenity Spa wants you to look and feel your best all year long by offering specialty services customized for each individual. Relieve stressed and aching muscles with a Hot Stone Massage or renew the body and stimulate circulation with a Zen Bamboo Massage. We also provide nail and salon services, group bookings and special occasions. Discover a variety of unique skincare treatments such as our Signature and Nature-Inspired Facials and products. Your skin will be clearer, brighter and have a more youthful appearance all around. There’s no need to leave the kids at home when you’re ready to indulge in some world-class spa services! Serenity Spa has a special menu of treatments tailored for the new generation of spa-goers aged 13-15, as well as Mini Spa Generation selections designed for children ages 12 and under. Pick and choose the services you desire or select one of the spa packages designed to enrich, relax, detoxify, exfoliate, deep cleanse and purify your entire body from head to toe. Included with your spa treatment is complimentary use of the state-of-theart amenities, such as the Redwood Sauna, Eucalyptus Steam Room, Hydrotherapy Spa and Fitness Center.

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There’s no time like the present time to recharge and revitalize your mind, body and spirit. Experience the treatment your body deserves at Serenity Spa by Westgate!

• 25-Minute Hydrating Facial ($75 Value) • 25-Minute Invigorating Body Scrub ($75 Value) • 50-Minute Spa Pedicure with Hand Treatment ($75 Value) • 25-Minute Foot Massage with Foot Scrub ($75 Value) Complimentary use of the Fitness Center is included in your service.

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GIFT GIVING one roof - Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger. With 50 of the most sought-after Outlet stores - American Eagle, Carter's, Crocs, Express, Guess, Loft, Nike, Reebok, Under Armour and many more, you are sure to find just what you are looking for. Free shopping shuttle. Easy in and out, and free store-front parking.

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hether for the holidays, Valentine’s Day or “just because”, gift giving is special for all involved! Enjoy the experience of gift giving!

Old Town has an amazing selection of unique shops to find the perfect gift for even the pickiest person on your Christmas list. Whether you’re looking for hand-crafted items or major theme park memorabilia, Old Town has 18-acres of affordable shops filled with toys, jewelry, apparel and more. After shopping, stop by and relax at one of our many restaurants

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Surround yourself with the magical glow of the holidays at Disney Springs® during The World’s Most Magical Celebration and discover happily whatever you’re after. Come indulge in all the things your heart desires. Where fashion-forward finds add a little sparkle to every wardrobe, delectable dining delights your taste buds, and a Christmas Tree Stroll enchants your every step. Find the perfect gift for everyone on your list and shop your kind of magic at stores like World of Disney®, Kate Spade New York®, UNIQLO, The LEGO® Store and over 100 other retail destinations complete with once-upon-a-finds, signature Disney apparel, 50th Anniversary celebration musthaves and more.

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Old Town has something for everyone.

and bars to help keep you in the Christmas spirit. Add Old Town to your shopping destination this holiday season as they have something for everyone.

Whether you’re looking for a small thank you, something to wow or anything in between, The Mall at Millenia has your gift giving essentials covered. There’s no place better to tackle your holiday shopping list or find that something special for your Valentine. Beyond their collection of designer boutiques, find a unique present at Tiffany & Co., something sweet at Läderach Chocolatier Suisse or browse other retailers such as Anthropologie that has a little of everything, Lighten Up! a toy and game haven for kids or visit The Mall at Millenia’s personal Style Suite to get the advice of a shopping pro.

Give the gift of chocolate!

Give the gift of delicious chocolate! Get all your holiday essentials at the Ghirardelli Soda Fountain and Chocolate Shop located at Disney Springs®. Peppermint Bark is back! Create your own one-of-a-kind gift at the Pick & Mix station. Check out the new Winter Nights Collection, featuring three new gift items exclusive to Ghirardelli shops. Plus enjoy a decadent Peppermint Hot Cocoa while you shop!

Shop Crocs at Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores.

Shopping is always a unique experience at the Lake Buena Vista Factory Stores. You will find outlets you cannot find anywhere else in Orlando - Bonworth, Eddie Bauer Outlet, Jockey, Rawlings Factory Store, Team Outlet featuring Orlando City SC and Orlando Pride gear and tickets. Prototype designer stores with merchandise for the entire family all under

Give the gift of The Mall at Millenia.

Looking for a gift that comes straight from your heart, and is as unique as you are? Then consider the custom airbrushed apparel available only at My Airbrush Shop. These world-class artists have helped thousands of customers create and even recreate memories that will last a lifetime. From fan art to fine art, the airbrush artists at My Airbrush Shop are second to none. If you can imagine it, they can paint it. Visit in person at one of their locations inside local Walmart stores or online at MyAirbrushShop.com.

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CAPONE’S DINNER & SHOW THE OG DINNER SHOW

Your adventure begins in a turn-ofthe-century ice cream parlor. Knock three times, say a secret password and enter Gangland Chicago 1931. Immerse yourself within the cabaret’s toe-tapping songs, lively dance routines and crazy antics. Interaction with the cast (always in character) is hysterical and a cherished memory for many guests.

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f you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to live in the era of wise guys, flappers, speakeasies and Prohibition, Capone’s Dinner & Show provides a first-hand experience. This unique dinner attraction invites guests to step back in time and witness the attire, décor and original gangsters of a bygone era. It’s an offer you can’t refuse!

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Tickets include parking, show and a delicious meal. The menu is filled with American and Italian favorites – more entrée options than any dinner show in town. The boss is generous too, offering unlimited beverages. Want to get spiffy? Dress-the-part costumes allow guests to have more fun. Where else can you be mistaken as part of the cast?! Pre-order a stylish fedora, boa, flapper headband or other inexpensive accessory. They make great souvenirs and wonderful memories! Additionally, guests that upgrade their tickets to VIP status are treated like a

high pillow. These limited tickets include a pre-show experience and other perks. Since 1992, Capone’s has offered a family-friendly evening of raucous fun. Unlike other dinner shows, there is only one Capone’s – the OG (original gangster) dinner theater experience!

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dinner theaters & shows Capone’s Dinner & Show 1-800-220-8428 407-397-2378 Join the wise guys and beautiful dames for an evening filled with singing, dancing, comedy and action! This prohibition-era speakeasy features a hysterical show with dazzling costumes, spectacular musical numbers and audience interaction. It’s a hit with all ages. Be prepared though – from the moment you arrive, wise guys rule. Enjoy a delicious four-course Italian/ American meal with unlimited beverages (including alcohol). Then, hang on to your fedoras and boas, especially during the gangster giveaway, when you’ll have a chance of winning prizes. Since 1992, Capone’s has entertained guests with its award-winning, family-friendly dazzling cabaret. Experience it yourself. Accept their invitation to join ‘the family’ and go back in time. It’s an offer you can’t refuse! alcapones.com

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Enjoy the most immersive and memorable dining experience in town. Discover what makes killer whales such unique animals, while also learning how to help save the ocean. Throughout your experience, you’ll learn about the small-yet-impactful measures we all can take to help save valuable ocean resources by enjoying sustainable foods and preserving natural habitats.

Jewel 407-206-5102 A stylish cocktail lounge with live dueling piano entertainment, hand-crafted cocktail drinks, and small bites, Orlando Jewel is the newest speakeasy music bar with a lively atmosphere. Jewel features the best of Orlando’s dueling pianists presenting a variety of musical genres, combined with award-winning singing acts performing the best of old classics and contemporary songs. Audience participation with song requests is encouraged. Get your tickets! Free Admission, Walk-ups Welcome. No cover charge, but reservations are recommended. JewelOrlando.com

Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament® 1-888-WE-JOUST 407-396-2900 Medieval Times invites you to travel back to the 11th Century. You will be treated to a one-of-a-kind experience that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Witness an amazing show that presents a rousing live jousting tournament and sword fights. Marvel at awe-inspiring horsemanship and falconry. With so much excitement, you’ll build up an appetite. Our castle’s serfs and wenches will serve a delicious, medievalstyle four-course meal fit for royalty. medievaltimes.com

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Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show 407-351-8800 Icons of Magic 407-545-5550 Florida's largest magic and illusion show. Come witness the impossible as Master Illusionist David Ferrari and the Goddesses of Magic perform grand illusions that will wow all ages at the Legends Theater. Visit website for show times and dates. iconsofmagic.com

Don’t miss the longest running magic comedy dinner show in the United States - a must see Orlando show! This hilarious show combines high-energy comedy improvisation with spectacular magic and audience participation. During the show, enjoy unlimited fresh handtossed pizza, salad, unlimited beer, wine, soda and dessert. The 90-minute experience will keep you on the edge of

your seat and tickle your funny bone every 8 seconds. It’s the best value in town! Shows are presented nightly at 6 p.m. and 8 p.m. Located inside WonderWorks. outtacontroldinnershow.com

Pirates Dinner Adventure 1-866-33PIRATES 407-206-5102 Welcome, royal subjects to the 25th anniversary as a pirate-free town in Treasure Bay! Princess Anita has invited each of you to join in the celebration and gaze at the glory of the magical gypsy mermaid and her jewel of the sea, the Serpent’s Eye. It is said that this necklace holds off a terrible beast - the dreaded Leviathan. We’re all safe as long as the mermaid remains in possession of the necklace…until the pirates invade! They’ve returned for vengeance on the town that exiled them and to take the Serpent’s Eye, as well as the audience! Board the ship of the dreaded Captain Sebastian the Black as he takes you captive along with the Princess and the magical mermaid. piratesdinneradventure.com

Teatro Martini “Musical Improv Experience” 407-206-5100 Come join us at Teatro Martini “Musical Improv Experience”! Our newest show brings you live-entertainment cabaret that will have you laughing all night long! Enjoy a delicious three course meal and endless cocktail options while you watch great comedy acts, unbelievable magic numbers, aerial acrobats, our dancing Jewels and world-known performers. Still in the mood to party after the show? Join us at Jewel, the only speakeasy bar with dueling pianos in Orlando where you will have the opportunity to play poker, roulette and more! Call us for any questions or to make a reservation at 407-206-5100. teatromartinifl.com



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Serving brunch and dinner, Hash House A Go Go puts its own unique spin on each part of the dining day. Casual for brunch and lunch, we serve up flapjacks, farm benedicts and our famous Hash House twisted burgers among many other items. By dinner, the restaurant offers dining in a relaxed atmosphere with dishes like homemade chicken pot pie, country chicken & biscuits, stuffed meatloaf and pot roast dinner. Hash House brings farm fresh food with a funky, modern twist to Orlando's residents and visitors. The décor, like the food, is one part farm, one part urban. From the old-school black and white farm photos to the modern bar to the relaxed booths, Hash House A Go Go is about having a good time − sophistication without pretension. Hash House A Go Go has been featured on national television – the Martha Stewart Show, The Travel Channel, The Food Network, The Cooking Channel, the Dr. Phil show and numerous other local and national shows. The restaurant has also received raves in the press – The New York Times and New York Post to mention just a few. We can’t wait to feed you! 5350 International Drive Orlando, FL 32819 407-307-4646 hashhouseagogo.com

Enjoy a fascinating view in an upscale, signature full-service restaurant that puts world-class entrées on your plate and a window into the world of sharks before your eyes. Let our skilled chefs, courteous staff and mesmerizing sharks make a memory for you.

You don’t have to travel all the way to Italy for an authentic Italian dining experience. At Villa Italiano Chophouse, we celebrate Italy’s culinary passion with fresh ingredients and house-made recipes. Come hungry to this hidden gem and be delighted to discover finely crafted dishes that will be sure to satisfy even the most discerning of palates. Our unique restaurant serves chophouse specialties including tender filets of beef, hand selected cuts of rib-eye, top sirloin and more. For your main course, experience savory classics such as Chicken Parmesan, prepared with house-made breadcrumbs and fresh herbs served on a bed of spaghetti marinara burrata.

Shark's Underwater Grill has been recognized among the best of the best restaurants in Orlando, receiving such awards as the 2013 Silver Spoon Award from Orlando Life Magazine and Outstanding Ratings in the Zagat 2014 Orlando Restaurant Survey. Come enjoy a unique dining experience found only at SeaWorld® Orlando. *Theme Park admission is required for dining experience.

Open daily, 11:30 a.m. SeaWorld Orlando 7007 Sea World Drive Orlando, FL 32821 407-363-2591 seaworldorlando.com

You can also enjoy delicious salads, antipasti boards, pizzas, pasta dishes and other signature entrees along with an extensive wine and cocktail menu. Try a new pairing with a seasonal wine selection from our beautiful 500-bottle wine cabinet. And for a memorable ending, indulge in a hearty scoop of Pistachio Gelato or wrap up with an authentic, chocolate-dipped Cannoli. Our world-class Italian Chophouse awaits you. Benvenuto! Open for Dinner from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Hours subject to change seasonally. For reservations, visit OpenTable.com Westgate Vacation Villas & Town Center Resort 7700 Westgate Blvd. 407-396-8523 Ext. 41748


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126 Chinese Restaurant 8681 West US Highway 192 407-239-8885 Top rated on TripAdvisor. Fast service and fair price. 100% pure oil and lean meat. Serving the 192 and Disney areas. Best food around Disney! Dine-in, carryout and delivery. Open late, 7 days a week.

Celebrating 100 years! Since 1919, A&W has made the Root Beer America loves. Visit any Orlando area A&W Restaurant and enjoy real draft Root Beer, great burgers, dogs, sweets and treats, onion rings and chili cheese fries. Takeout and Delivery Available. Family Meals to go. Uber Eats and DoorDash also available. awrestaurants.com

Antonio’s House of Pizza 4626 S. Kirkman Road 407-290-1200 2362 E. Irlo Bronson Highway 407-962-0004 At Antonio’s, we’re committed to providing delicious meals by using high-quality ingredients such as extra virgin olive oil, sea salt, fresh herbs and hormone-free chicken breasts among others. We prepare our

dough and sauces in-house daily using our family recipes and our produce is local and delivered daily to ensure freshness. Come and try our delicious pizza in two different styles: New York style or our grandmastyle pizza. We also offer a variety of pasta entrees, subs, salads and our famous chicken wings all in a great atmosphere with very friendly service. antonioshouseofpizza.com

Black Angus Steakhouse 12399 S. Apopka-Vineland Road, Orlando 407-239-4414 7516 West Highway 192, Kissimmee 407-390-4548 6231 International Drive, Orlando 407-354-3333 Where Value is a Tradition. The best steaks, seafood and ribs for 41 years. Serving U.S.D.A. Choice or Certified Angus Beef® cut daily, fresh seafood and the finest ribs. Fine wine selection. Open seven days a week for lunch and dinner at 11 a.m. blackangusorlando.com

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eat The Boardwalk Bar Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier 321-783-7549 Join us for the best happy hour in Cocoa Beach and enjoy the beautiful ocean breeze at The Boardwalk Bar. Dig into a wide variety of appetizers like the Chowder Fries or Green Lip Mussels along with a full menu of beach-inspired sandwiches, salads and entrees. In the mood for a refreshing cocktail? Experiment with one of our signature drinks such as the Pier Punch or go for a classic favorite. Only one-hour from Orlando in Cocoa Beach. CocoaBeachPier.com

Bobby’s Garage Bar Old Town: 5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, Suite 131 407-507-1458 Be ready to step back in time as Bobby’s Garage Bar is an experiential working Hot Rod Garage Bar from the 1920s thru the 1960s. Patrons can help build a Custom Hot Rod. Offering ice cold domestic, import and craft beer, top shelf spirits, low and nonalcoholic Mocktails, Tapas and gourmet food items. facebook.com/BobbysGarageBar/

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Orlando’s original lobster feast since 1990. Featuring our “All-You-Can-Eat” lobster, prime rib, sushi and crab legs along with 60 other seafood and non-seafood items. Plus a dessert bar with fresh baked treats, a kid’s menu and a full-service bar. Come see why we are the locals’ favorite place to eat. BostonLobsterFeast.com

Crack N Roll 3260 Vineland Road Suite 109 407-507-2667 A local restaurant that offers fresh Cajun seafood and many other bayou inspired dishes! We also offer a wide

variety of delicious sushi items, including our signature Crack N Roll. Don’t forget to top it all off with our popular bubble teas, a must-have to escape the Florida heat! mycracknroll.com

Drafts Sports Bar & Grill Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa 9500 Turkey Lake Road 407-352-9293 Drafts brings the excitement of a sports bar in a family-friendly atmosphere with wall-to-wall TVs playing all your favorite sports, a six-lane bowling alley and large state-of-the-art Game Room. The award-winning restaurant features handcrafted burgers, steaks, fresh salads and much more, all complemented with a full bar. DraftsSports.com

El Patron Restaurante Mexicano 12167 S. Apopka Vineland Road 407-238-5300 A family-owned modern Mexican eatery, El Patron offers traditional cuisine with a modern twist. Enjoy their handcrafted lunch and dinner dishes, full bar with specialty drinks, and our glove served signature lunch buffet. elpatronorlando.com

Flame Kabob 7536 Dr. Phillips Boulevard #360 407-248-2280 A family-owned casual restaurant featuring Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Syrian and Moroccan cuisine, as well as traditional American favorites– gyros. All the dishes are freshly prepared from scratch using the best ingredients. Open for both lunch and dinner.

Ghirardelli® Soda Fountain and Chocolate Shop Disney Springs® Marketplace 407-934-8855 The Ghirardelli® Soda Fountain and Chocolate Shop is the perfect destination to experience Ghirardelli in all five senses. Indulge in our delectable chocolate and World Famous Hot Fudge Sundaes topped with freshly handmade hot fudge. From fountain treats to our signature SQUARES to unique gifts, you’ll find only the best quality at Ghirardelli. www.ghirardelli.com


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Giordano’s has a long tradition of highquality scratch made Italian cuisine and is especially known for their stuffed pizza. The famous stuffed pizza sauce brings the heat with crushed red pepper flakes, fresh garlic and coarse black pepper balanced with Italian Varietal crushed tomatoes and fresh basil.


The most popular offering is the Meat More Meat Stuffed Pizza featuring salami, sausage, pepperoni and topped with caramelized applewood smoked bacon. Combined with all-natural Wisconsin Mozzarella Cheese makes for a flavorful treat.

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For a spicier appetizer, order buffalo style hot wings. Giordano’s uses Frank’s hot sauce paired with celery and your choice of scratch made ranch or blue cheese dressings. Sweet Baby Ray's barbecue sauce is another wing sauce with a kick of Cayenne Pepper. Head to the Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier for a delicious array of dishes with a savory flame! Stop in at Pelican’s Bar & Grill for some of the highest quality food on the boardwalk. Fuel up right with an order of habanero mango boneless chicken wings, and you’ll feel the heat in more ways than one. If you want to keep things burning, order blackened fish tacos or a Caribbean style pulled pork sandwich for that perfect kick. Bring the heat and enjoy the spice of some local favorites.

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eat Giordano’s Italian Restaurant & Pizzeria Kissimmee W. 192 West Disney: 7866 W. Irlo Bronson Highway 407-397-0044 Lake Buena Vista East Disney: 12151 S. Apopka Vineland Road 407-239-8900 #1 rated delivery, carry out & dine in available with COVID delivery service upon request. Great scratch made Chicago style Italian cuisine with gluten free options.

Golden Corral 407-352-6606 See ad on page 49 for locations. Buffet lovers, look no further! This casual, American restaurant offers enormous “all-you-care-to-eat” breakfast, lunch and dinner buffets at prices anyone can afford. Stuff yourself silly! GoldenCorral.com

Hokkaido Chinese and Japanese Buffet 12173 S. Apopka Vineland Road 407-778-5188 5737 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway, Kissimmee 407-396-0669 The home of a variety of authentic Japanese and Chinese dishes. From our Chinese dishes, sushi rolls and fresh seafood to our desserts and everything in between, all our buffet offerings prepared fresh throughout the day are delicious and full of flavor. We hope walking down the line filling your plate feels like a new and exciting adventure every time you’re here. hokkaidobuffetorlando.com

Jerusalem Middle Eastern Restaurant 2920 Vineland Road 407-397-2230 A family-owned casual restaurant featuring Middle Eastern, Lebanese, Syrian and Moroccan cuisine, as well as traditional American favorites; Gyros. All the dishes are freshly prepared from scratch and from the

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NY Pizza & Kabab House Kissimmee: 3293 Oxford Drive 407-507-3990 Orlando: 5667 Vineland Road 407-345-5490 NY Pizza & Kabab House is a familyowned casual restaurant that specializes in hand-tossed pizza, Middle Eastern and Mediterranean cuisine as well as Italian dishes and wings. All our dishes are prepared from scratch with fresh ingredients. We do delivery and dine-in. kababhousegrill.com nypizzawings.com

Old Town Ice Cream Old Town 5770 West US Highway 192 407-397-2280 Orlando Premium Outlets Vineland Ave. 407-239-9930


Homemade Ice Cream America loves. Visit either location in Kissimmee or Orlando and enjoy fresh homemade ice cream, gelato, sorbet, sherbet, sundaes, banana splits, shakes, smoothies, floats, homemade waffle cones and much more. myoldtownusa.com/dine/sweet-dreamsice-cream-cafe/

Pelican’s Bar & Grill Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier 321-783-7549 Feast on a wide selection of local fresh seafood and unique entrees at Pelican’s Bar & Grill. Everyone’s favorite place to grab a specialty burger, fresh fish sandwich and the famous Pier Steak Platter. Relax and unwind with tropical cocktails, all while enjoying panoramic ocean views from our floor-to-ceiling windows. Only one-hour from Orlando in Cocoa Beach. CocoaBeachPier.com

Rikki Tiki Tavern Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier 321-783-7549

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Head on down to the very end of the Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier where you will find the famous Rikki Tiki Tavern. Enjoy lunch, dinner and open-aired seating with a view at 800 feet over the Atlantic Ocean. Rikki Tiki Tavern is also the perfect spot to relax and unwind with a full menu featuring an array of tropical cocktails and entrees. Only one-hour from Orlando. CocoaBeachPier.com

Shoney’s Old Town: 5764 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy., Kissimmee 407-507-5481

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Shoney’s is known for its All-You-Care-To-Eat Fresh Food Bar. Now serving Cafeteria style, plus a full menu of legendary breakfast, lunch, dinner and dessert items, and a full alcohol bar. Stay tuned for information about upcoming Themed Nights including a fabulous Latin-themed Fresh Food Bar. Call for Carryout, Delivery & Catering Information. Family Meals to go. Uber Eats and DoorDash also available. shoneys.com

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WINE AND DINE For a more splurge-worthy night out, grab a table at The Capital Grille and indulge in their menu that includes everything from fresh oysters on the half shell to seared tenderloin with poached lobster tails to a comprehensive wine list. For a more casual affair, saddle up to the bar at The Cheesecake Factory to order a signature sip like their Pineapple Moscow Mule and shareable apps like the avocado egg rolls or a flatbread. Other places to eat, drink and be merry include Brio Italian Grille, P.F. Chang’s, California Pizza Kitchen, and Earl’s Kitchen + Bar. Visit mallatmillenia.com.

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Black Angus Steakhouse is a family owned and operated steakhouse with the three locations all right here in the resort area. In business since 1980, they offer some of the best quality and value you'll find anywhere.

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Enjoy delicious quick bites from Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza, D-Luxe Burger, Earl of Sandwich®, or The Polite Pig. Savor indulgent meals from five James Beard Award-Winning Chefs at Disney Springs. From Wolfgang Puck Bar & Grill’s signature dishes with Mediterranean influences, or Morimoto Asia’s culinary flavors from across Asia. Art Smith’s Homecomin’s Southern favorites like Church Lady deviled eggs or Frontera Cocina’s contemporary Mexican flavors. To Jaleo by Jose Andres with tapas reflecting the rich regional diversity of Spanish cuisine. Wine aficionados will be impressed with more than 140 wines by the glass, bottle and ounce along with small plates and family-style platters at Wine Bar George, with Master Sommelier George Miliotes. Did you know that beyond being Orlando’s premiere shopping destination, The Mall at Millenia is also the perfect place to wine and dine? No matter if you’re looking to woo a date, celebrate a milestone or spoil a client, there’s a restaurant to satisfy every entertaining need and craving.

Impress your date at Black Angus.

If you're on a budget, stop in before 5 p.m. and choose from any one of six Early Bird Specials under $20. Each special includes an entree, a side and a dessert. You can even select Prime Rib or Filet Mignon & Shrimp! After 5 p.m. you can choose from steak meals ranging from $23.99 - $49.99. They offer USDA Prime Ribeye & New York Strip if you really want to impress your date. Pair your steak with a selection of a nice red wine from their wine list to make your evening memorable. They recommend checking out the La Linda Malbec from Argentina or the Bouchard Bourgogne Pinot Noir Reserve from France.

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there is sure to be that perfect choice for any palate. Taste the richness of a Rosa Regale Brachetto or expand your horizons with an Anterra Merlot, and pair your option with some fresh Bruschetta for the table or an order of Calamari! For your main course, indulge in some Fettuccini Alfredo or branch out with a Frutti Di Mare. If you prefer a more classic favorite, try the Chicken Marsala or Chicken Parmesan. Traditional or inventive, it’s all here at Villa Italiano. There’s something for everyone at Universal CityWalk, where your winter wining and dining options abound. Specialty wines from Italy pair perfectly with the heirloom family recipes at Vivo Italian Kitchen. In the mood for a frosty tall glass of beer and a juicy burger? NBC Sports Grill & Brew is the ticket. Hot or cold sake or a deliciously crafted cocktail make the offerings at The Cowfish® Sushi Burger Bar even more awesome. And there’re some outrageously amazing milkshakes at Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen that will totally make your meal. You really can’t go wrong when you’re dining at Universal CityWalk. TM & © 2021 NBCUniversal Media, LLC. All rights reserved. The Cowfish and all related logos TM The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar, LLC. All rights reserved. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2021 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.

If you’re looking for a serene setting to experience a memorable evening with loved ones, you’ll be delighted to find the perfect option at Villa Italiano Chophouse. Begin with a glass of wine from the extensive selection of reds, whites and more. With options from all different regions across France, Italy and the U.S.,

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eat Sweet Dreams Ice Cream Café Old Town 5770 West US Highway 192 407-787-0789 Come on in and watch us serve up your very own favorite custom made dessert creation while pretending you are back in the ‘50s at your hometown drive-in. Featuring a full line of premium homemade ice cream with no preservatives, Italian gelato, gourmet freshly-baked cupcakes, pastries, cookies, pies, cakes and European crêpes. Have fun and enjoy sweet dreams! myoldtownusa.com/dine/sweet-dreams-icecream-cafe/

Taste of Asia 8910 Turkey Lake Road, Unit #300 407-370-3186 407-370-3188

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International Dr., SeaWorld® Orlando, Universal Studios Orlando and Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa. Carryout and delivery. tasteofasiafl.com

Texas Roadhouse Kissimmee: 7973 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway 407-787-3778 Texas Roadhouse offers Legendary Food and Legendary Service. Our Story: Hearty Hand-Cut Steaks, Fall-Off-The-Bone Ribs, Made-From-Scratch Sides and Dressings, Fresh-Baked Bread, Ice-Cold Beer and Legendary Margaritas. We welcome and celebrate birthdays with a legendary “Yee-Haw” and are large party friendly. texasroadhouse.com

Villa Italiano Chophouse Westgate Vacation Villas & Town Center Resort 7700 Westgate Blvd. 407-396-8523 Ext. 41748 Villa Italiano Chophouse celebrates Italy’s culinary passion with fresh ingredients and

house-made recipes. Our unique restaurant serves chophouse specialties, pasta, personal size brick oven pizza and signature entrees. With our extensive 500-bottle wine cabinet you will find a perfect pairing for your dinner. Our world-class Italian Chophouse awaits you. Benvenuto! Open for dinner from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Hours subject to change seasonally. For reservations, visit OpenTable.com. WestgateResorts.com

WingStop Kissimmee: 7589 W. Highway 192 407-753-9464 Orlando: 8956 Turkey Lake Rd. 407-601-3059 WingStop is the destination when you crave fresh never faked wings, hand-cut seasoned fries and any of our famous sides. For people who demand flavor in everything they do, there’s only WingStop - because it’s more than a meal, it’s a flavor experience. Carryout & delivery available. wingstop.com


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tips FLIGHT INFORMATION The main airport for Central Florida is Orlando International Airport. Other airports include Kissimmee Gateway Airport, Orlando Executive Airport and Orlando Sanford International Airport.

For flight information, call: Aer Lingus

800-474-7424

AeroMexico

800-237-6639

Air Canada

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Air Transat 877-872-6728 AirFrance 800-237-2747 Alaska Airlines 800-252-7522 American Airlines 800-433-7300 Avianca 800-284-2622

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Hawaiian Airlines 800-367-5320 JetBlue

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LATAM Airlines

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Southwest 800-435-9792 United

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GROUND TRANSPORTATION/ RENTALS For taxi or limousine service, contact your resort or hotel’s guest service desk.

Empire Slingshot 407-853-2818 When you’re looking for fun things to do in Central Florida, Empire Slingshot has the best adventures to spice up your trip. Explore the city in one of our exotic Polaris Slingshots for an unforgettable experience. empireslingshot.com

British Airways 800-247-9297

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1-800-RENT-A-CAR

When you’re ready to explore Orlando, Enterprise makes it easy with great rates, convenient locations and outstanding customer service. You’ll enjoy a wide selection of cars, trucks and vans. To receive a discount, reference Account #XZ07W16 when you make a reservation. Offer expires 3/31/22.

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I-Ride Trolleys are the fun way to get around the I-Drive Resort Area! Single Cash Fare just $2 per ride, Kids Cash Fare $1 per ride (ages 3 to 9 with paying adult), Seniors Cash Fare $0.25 per ride (age 65 and over). Unlimited Ride Passes available. Handicap accessible. Visit website for hours and service updates. IRideTrolley.com

LYNX public transportation system offers stops at area attractions and hotels. The LYNX hotline is 407-841-LYNX (5969).


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Unwind after a fun day in the sun at Drafts Sports Bar & Grill. From exciting entertainment on several HDTVs, to a state-ofthe-art Mission Control Game Room and six lanes of bowling, there’s something available for the whole family to enjoy.

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ooler weather has arrived in Florida! Take a load off and enjoy everything from tropical destinations to some of the most spectacular sites and world-famous attractions around. No matter what your dream vacation looks like, Westgate Resorts will provide you and your family with memories that will last a lifetime. Temperatures might be trending downward for the season, but there's still plenty of sunshine to be found at the world-famous Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier. The Pier is the ultimate onestop destination for an exciting day at the beach. Explore everything the Pier has to offer including premier shopping, pier fishing, sand volleyball, surf lessons, freshwater showers and more.

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Fresh seafood and ocean view dining await you at the Pier with four full-service restaurants and bars. Enjoy the best seafood at Pelican’s Bar & Grill or dine 800 feet over the Atlantic Ocean at Rikki Tiki Tavern. With one of our specialty cocktails in hand and ocean waves crashing along the shore, a good time is guaranteed. Before you leave, don’t forget souvenir shopping at The Pier Shop and Tropical Threads Boutique to find one-of-a-kind gifts, beach-themed home decor and apparel.

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Conveniently located near the Pier is Westgate Cocoa Beach Resort, a tropical beachfront resort with spacious villas and easy access to white, sandy beaches and area attractions. Take a dip into a relaxing pool, dine on delicious food options at Aloha Tiki Bar & Cafe and make a splash at Wakulla Falls! This on-site water park boasts a winding lazy river and an exciting splash pad. Grab a seat with a refreshing drink in hand and unwind at Makua Lanai, an adults-only relaxation area. Westgate Lakes Resort & Spa is a beautiful lakefront resort in the heart of Orlando and an ideal location to enjoy your getaway. Here you'll find several outdoor heated pools with bars, hot tubs, a full-service marina and a mini golf course. Make sure to check out the new Treasure Cove Water Park filled with thrilling slides, a lazy river and a kid’s splash zone. You can also escape for the day and indulge yourself at our world-class spa services at Serenity Spa by Westgate.

Enjoy an authentic Florida Ranch experience with a trip to the land of the Florida Cracker Cowboys. You will feel like you have stepped back in time living the life of the very first Cowboys in America. Enjoy the refreshing air while meandering through trails on horseback or casting a line for some big fish at the Catch Only one mile from Walt Disney World® Resort & Release Pond on the Kissimmee River. The is Westgate Vacation Villas & Town Center little ones will love the Petting Farm, pony rides Resort, a premier family resort near Orlando, and Adventure Park complete with a mini Florida that provides a five-star vacation golf course, a zip line, a rock-climbing wall, a experience. Each luxury villa is designed with mechanical bull and more! your family in mind by providing spacious living and dining areas, a fully equipped Put on your cowboy boots and line dance kitchen and upscale, modern decor. The under the stars on the outdoor dance hall at two-story Shipwreck Island Water Park the River Ranch Saloon. Featuring a full bar features exhilarating water slides, a children’s and live music, the River Ranch Saloon is the splash pad, a pirate ship play feature, a lazy perfect place to sit back and unwind or dance river and a 7,000-square-foot Paradise Cove the night away. Have an unforgettable time swimming pool. with the Westgate Live Rodeo every Thursday and Saturday night, where cowboys will thrill With a variety of on-site restaurants, guests can you as they ride bulls and perform courageous enjoy the luxury of dining out without having stunts and tricks. Westgate River Ranch Resort to leave the resort. Leave your passport at & Rodeo offers a unique experience for families the door and enjoy an authentic Italian dining and friends to spend time together that is unlike experience at Villa Italiano Chophouse. This any other. unique restaurant serves chophouse specialties, antipasti boards, pizzas, pasta dishes and Further down the Florida coast, you’ll find signature entrees, along with an extensive Westgate South Beach Oceanfront Resort in wine and cocktail menu. At Drafts Sports fabulous Miami Beach. Guests at this resort can Bar & Grill, enjoy creatively designed burgers, enjoy easy beach access just a few steps away sandwiches and appetizers. Cordovano Joe’s from their villa. The resort is also ideally located Authentic New York Style Pizza serves hot, minutes from the Art Deco district and South made-to-order pizzas that can be delivered Beach nightlife, shopping and restaurants. to your villa or poolside. Just minutes from Universal Orlando Resort, Walt Disney World® Guests can enjoy plenty of on-site amenities Resort and SeaWorld® Orlando, guests will have including private cabanas, a volleyball court, an amazing, memorable vacation at Westgate a playground, fire pits and much more. With Vacation Villas & Town Center Resort. Fresco Cafe on property, you will find delicious made-to-order sandwiches, an international Just a short drive from the Orlando area, you’ll market and creamy gelato to satisfy any craving. find a beautiful resort nestled on 1,700 acres of At Westgate South Beach Oceanfront Resort, untouched Florida wilderness. Westgate River you'll experience the relaxation of a tropical Ranch Resort & Rodeo offers guests a unique beach getaway coupled with the excitement of a vacation experience by providing both the lively city full of entertainment and culture. authenticity of a Florida ranch and the luxury of gorgeous cabin-style villas. Want to enjoy the About Westgate Resorts natural beauty of our resort without actually Westgate Resorts is the largest privately held “roughing" it? Glamping (glamorous camping) timeshare company in the world and is a is the perfect way to experience the great distinguished leader in the industry. The company outdoors, but with the amenities of a resort. If has been refining the timeshare industry for over you're ready to take it to the next level, you can 30 years with resorts in ideal destination spots. rent a Luxe Teepee. Each Luxe Teepee is themed The resorts are fully equipped with five-star in authentic Native American style and comes amenities and impeccable service to provide fully furnished with private bathrooms, guests with the highest level of satisfaction air-conditioning, a fireplace and more. For as well as a lifetime of vacation memories. All a truly extraordinary vacation, the Luxe Central Florida resorts are in ideal locations close Conestoga Wagons are the way to go! Step into to local attractions and famous theme parks, and your very own wagon and experience a world are a short drive to nearby beaches. of luxury with upscale interiors while still being one with nature. Experience the great outdoors FOR MORE INFORMATION: without missing the essential comforts of home. WestgateResorts.com


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When renting with Kingdom Strollers, choose the time for delivery and pick up, and then they take care of the rest. It could not be easier. To give their guests even more peace of mind, count on Kingdom Strollers to be compliant with any updated theme park policies. It is important to note that with every rental, a parent console will be included to hold your beverages. They also provide a rain cover and cooler bag free of charge for those who request it during their very simple checkout process. Additional available accessories include a child snack tray and stroller bag hook. Free Rain Cover

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From the Kingdom Strollers family to yours, they thank you for letting them be a part of your vacation.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: 407-271-5301 KingdomStrollers.com


tips K&M Rentals 407-363-7388 Offering quality Rental Equipment to Westgate Resorts. FREE Delivery & pick up. Open 7 days. Call to reserve your rental item. reservations@km-rentals.com www.km-rentals.com

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MEDICAL INFORMATION

SWIM SAFETY

Emergency: Dial 911. For roadside emergencies, Florida Highway Patrol blue call boxes are along major highways; on your cell phone, dial *FHP.

While on vacation in Central Florida, splash and swim safely.

Paramount Urgent Care 407-960-2188

Kingdom Strollers is the premier stroller and crib rental service across Central Florida. With free drop-off and delivery, your rental with us is always hassle free. KingdomStrollers.com

A clean, convenient, friendly and expedient medical care facility. Avoid long waits in emergency rooms. Open 7 days a week, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. No Appointment Needed. On-site: X-rays, EKGs, IV Fluids, Labs, Prescription Medications, COVID-19 tests & vaccines and much more. ParamountUrgentCare.com

More Than Mobility

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1-888-272-4644 More Than Mobility provides a vast array of solutions for your mobility related needs. Providing top of the range scooters which dismantle in 20 seconds for easy transportation. Low daily rental fee. Free delivery to your resort.

Forgot Something? There’s a Walgreens close by. Find the nearest Walgreens with our mobile app. Whether you want a quick snack before hitting the parks, forgot the sunblock or need to fill a prescription in a hurry, Walgreens has you covered. Trusted since 1901. Visit walgreens.com

Baby Otter Swim School 1-888-SWIM-KID (794-6543) Learn to swim ON VACATION! In 3 to 5 lessons, less than 3 hours, children from 9 months and up (if they are crawling) will learn to swim with the Turn, Kick, Reach® Program! babyotter.com

BEST TIMES TO ATTEND ATTRACTIONS The least crowded months for attractions are January, May, September and November.

WEATHER Central Florida’s weather is one of the biggest attractions. Fall temperatures are the perfect balance between warm, tropical sunny days and cool evenings. Average temperatures range from the mid to low 80s. Be sure to dress accordingly.

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