Can you rent strollers at Legoland Florida?

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Legoland Florida touts that it’s a park for children ages 2 to 12, so it makes accommodations for the youngest of those by renting strollers for visitors to use for the day. As with much of the park, the strollers are themed with bright Lego colors of blue, yellow and red, and have oversized rear […]

Disney World Swan and Dolphin offer “Trick or Treat” hotel specials and discounts

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Guests looking for Disney vacation specials can take advantage of frighteningly good deals at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel on Oct. 31. On that day only, those who call the hotel’s reservation line and say “Trick or Treat” will receive one of several special offers good for any stay through Dec. 23, […]

Busch Gardens Tampa Bay to host first-ever 12th grade Grad Nite

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Busch Gardens Tampa Bay is excited to host its first annual 12th Grade Grad Nite on Friday, April 27, 2012. This once-in-a-lifetime experience for graduating high school seniors is not your average daytime “walk in the park.” This special night offers live entertainment by two popular acts, the thrill of riding world-class coasters in the […]

‘Lone Ranger,’ ‘Thor 2,’ ‘Phineas and Ferb’ movies get new release dates

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Disney Pictures recently shuffled the scheduled release dates of three upcoming movies. Here are the new dates: “The Lone Ranger” with Johnny Depp and Gore Verbinski is now scheduled to be released May 31, 2013, after budget concerns pushed it from its original date of December 21, 2012. “Thor 2”  is now moved from July […]

Austin & Ally Disney Channel preview

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If you watched the Disney Channel’s “Make Your Mark: Ultimate Dance Off – ‘Shake It Up’ Edition”  on Friday, October 14, you saw a promo of the network’s new sitcom “Austin & Ally.” The series stars Ross Lynch as Austin, a 15-year-old aspiring singer who becomes an overnight sensation via an Internet video. His 15-year-old […]

Five of my favorite surprises from Legoland Florida’s Miniland USA

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I could spend hours, maybe even days, looking at all the Lego models in Miniland USA at Legoland Florida. I love the appeal of this section of the theme park for all ages. To be honest, before I visited Legoland California earlier this year, I thought the Miniland USA section of the park would be […]

Muppets Monday: My family’s favorite Muppets story

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In anticipation of The Muppets coming out on Nov. 23, we are sharing everything Muppets in a new feature called Muppets Monday. So today I wanted to tell you about an oft-remembered story in my family. You know those stories that always come up when the extended family gets together? Well, one of the ones […]