Hi there! Welcome to our weekly roundup of the most interesting theme park news around the Walt Disney World Resort, the Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld Orlando and other theme parks.
Here Are This Week’s Theme Park Highlights:
- Breaking news! We recently hopped on over to Epcot for the International Festival of the Holidays ... and new for 2018, there is now an official HOLIDAY COOKIE STROLL. That means you get rewarded for taking on the challenge of eating delicious cookies around World Showcase. This is just about my speed when it comes to holiday resolutions ;) Hop to our guide for details on that and the rest of this amazing festival.
- OMG, have you entered to win our Endless Awesome Family Vacation Sweepstakes? We're giving away the most perfect Universal Orlando Resort vacation ever. Hop to it for all the ways you can earn chances to win this 3-day, 4-person getaway.
- Did you catch our holiday adventures at Universal Orlando Resort on Instagram? If you missed it, you can catch up on all the fun and more in our Guide to Universal Orlando Holidays. Whether you're into Grinchmas, Harry Potter holidays or just there for the parade, we have all you need to know ... and pictures to get you excited for the Christmas cheer. (Don't worry, we've got Universal Studios Hollywood covered, too!)
- You better be a model citizen because Brickmas is comin' to LEGOLAND Florida this weekend! Weekends in December, you can enjoy dancing lights, holiday displays and a Holly Jolly Jubilee show. Interested in hopping over there for the holidays yourself? Be sure to put our discounted tickets under the tree ;)
- Ta-da! The 2019 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend medals have been revealed, and we are not disappointed. The lineup includes some super strong Disney women: Mulan, Jasmine, Aurora and Elena. (Psst ... this Frog may or may not be running the Disney Princess Half, so we're pretty in love with that PINK Aurora medal.)
- Splash, splash ... oh, don't mind us! We're just enjoying SeaWorld Orlando's Christmas Celebration. We've been captivated by the dazzling lights, incredible shows, delicious food ... and let's be honest, the scrumptious spirits. Be sure to check out our guide for all of the best ways to celebrate the season at SeaWorld.
- Christmas, Navidad, Hanukkah, Diwali, Kwanzaa and Three Kings Day ... what more could you ask for at Disneyland's Festival of Holidays? The celebration honors rockin' traditions with live music, dance performances and of course, yummy global cuisine! Our Guide to the Hoppiest Holidays at Disneyland gives you all of our tips and tricks to enjoy.
That’s it for the theme park news this week! Have a great weekend.