Tag Archives: Orlando Eye

Take a Ferris Wheel Ride with Santa at the Orlando Eye

We’ve all been there. After waiting in line for over an hour at the mall, your kid is restless and exhausted by the time you get to the front of the line to meet Santa. Often times, kids tense up and choke at their big moment. Why not try something different this year and visit Santa

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Eye Glow Adds Party Atmosphere to Orlando Eye

While the I Drive 360 complex is known as a family-friendly attraction with Madame Tussaud’s and the SeaLife Aquarium, the Orlando Eye has recently added a new addition geared towards adults. Chris Kirkpatrick, an Orlando resident formerly of the band NSYNC, was on hand to kick off the grand opening of Eye Glow. Every day,

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Nik Wallenda Walks Orlando Eye Ahead of May 4 Grand Opening

Early on the morning of Wednesday April 29, media gathered to watch Nik Wallenda walk across the top of the Orlando Eye without any kind of balance pole or tether. Media poured in from all over the state with their cameras pointed to the skies to capture the moment, which was also being broadcast live

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Madame Tussauds Orlando Featuring Wax Figure of Walt Disney!

A few days before it officially opens to the public, the folks at I-Drive 360 opened the doors to Madame Tussauds Orlando for members of the press.   Located in the same complex that features the Orlando Eye and Sea Life Aquarium, Madame Tussauds will be one of three attractions in the area owned by parent

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Sea Life Aquarium Orlando Opens May 4, 2015

As part of I-Drive 360, Sea Life Aquarium will open its doors on May 4, 2015 and Theme Park University got a preview of the new attraction! Located at the base of the Orlando Eye observation wheel is an attractions concourse that gives visitors the chance to experience the Sea Life Aquarium, the Orlando Eye

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Madame Tussauds Orlando Opening May 2015

Recently I got to preview the new offerings coming to International Drive in Orlando at I-Drive 360.   Media got to tour around the complex, still under construction, including the queue and turnstile area for the new Orlando Eye observation wheel. Before guests are loaded onto their gondola, they are held in a waiting area

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IAAPA 2014 Coverage Part Two

Welcome back to our 2014 coverage of the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions expo! I got a chance to meet many of you in person over the past few days and just a quick thank you to those who stopped and took a moment to say hello. It means a lot. I got

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