Author archive: Richard Currey

Arts Attractions EPCOT Events Family Fun Performing Walt Disney World
Eat to the Beat Concert Series 2017 Lineup
Jun 22, 2017
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Delta Rae — August 31-September 1 NEW! The Hooters – September 2-3 NEW! Baha Men — September 4-5 Fuel — September 6-7 Starship featuring Mickey Thomas – September 8-10 NEW! Lauren Alaina – September 11-12 Plain White T’s — September 13-15 Sister Hazel – September 16-17 Air Supply — September 18-20 David Cook — September […]
Attractions Concerts Events Family Fun Music Universal Universal Studios
Universal Mardi Gras 2017 Concert Lineup
Jan 12, 2017
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Universal Mardi Gras 2017 Concert Lineup
February 4: Trace Adkins February 11: Ne-Yo February 18: Collective Soul February 19: X Ambassadors February 25: Fifth Harmony March 4: Kool & the Gang March 5: Olivia Newton-John March 11: UB40 March 12: Toby Keith March 18: Jason Derulo March 19: Earth, Wind & Fire March 25: The All-American Rejects
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ICE! A Cool Attraction
Dec 8, 2016
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It’s been a few years since I have been to ICE! at the Gaylord Palms resort. The themes of the last few just haven’t been interesting enough for me to want to pay the money to freeze my tail off. Well this year they brought in the Peanuts and I had to take the family […]
Food Restaurants
RUMOR: Central Florida Perkins Closing
Oct 20, 2016
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RUMOR: Central Florida Perkins Closing
UPDATE: Perkins Restaurant & Bakery closed its doors at Southern Trace Plaza after reportedly losing its lease with the Villages Commercial Property division. The restaurant closed unannounced at 2 p.m. Sunday. Orignal Story: We have heard that at least one central Florida Perkins is closing up shop at the end of the week. The old […]
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Road Trip: Dollywood
Jul 12, 2016
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I will fully admit to being a coaster junkie. My first ever coast (outside of those mountains that Disney calls coasters) was Hercules at Dorney Park in Pennsylvania. At the time it was held the designation as the world’s fastest wooden rollercoaster. I was drug on by my dad, kicking and screaming the whole way, […]
Attractions EPCOT Walt Disney World
2016 Eat to the Beat Concert Series Lineup
Jul 11, 2016
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Sept 14-15: Wang Chung Sept 16-18: STARSHIP ft. Mickey Thomas Sept 19-20: Air Supply Sept 21-23: BoDeans Sept 24-25: Fuel Sept 26-28: Sugar Ray Sept 29-30: Los Lobos Oct 1-2: David Cook Oct 2-3: Wilson Phillips Oct 5-6: Blues Traveler Oct 7-9: Plain White T’s Oct 10-11: 38 Special Oct 12-13: Jeffrey Osborne Oct 14-16: […]
Food Restaurants
Rumor: Pig Floyd’s Opening Second Location
Jul 9, 2016
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Rumor: Pig Floyd’s Opening Second Location
Most of you who have been long time readers of the blog know that one of the first stories I ever posted was a review of Pig Floyd’s Urban Barbacoa in Mills50. To this day, it is still one of my favorite BBQ joints in Orlando. Well we’ve been told that there will be a […]
Adults Only Events Family Fun Food
Florida Hospital Gourmet Soiree
May 22, 2016
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I was recently invited to participate in a blogger event to help promote Florida Hospital’s Gourmet Soiree. I had heard great things about past years events but this would be my first chance to get the real experience of what it is all about. I had no idea what I was getting myself into. We […]
Food Restaurants
Character Dining Without the Fuss
May 7, 2016
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Who knew that there was Disney character dining at a hotel not owned by Disney? Ok, maybe some of you did but I sure didn’t realize it. My family and I were invited to dine at the Lakeview Restaurant inside of the Wyndham Lake Buena Vista. They offer a character buffet three days a week […]
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Ninjago Coming to Legoland, Just Not Here
Nov 18, 2015
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Ninjago Coming to Legoland, Just Not Here
I debated writing about this yesterday after it was revealed to not be coming to our Legoland park but after getting to play with the tech a bit today I hope that we do one day get to see it. Triotech and Legoland have joined forces to create a gesture based dark ride that will […]
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Model Revealed for Cobra’s Curse at Busch Gardens
Nov 17, 2015
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  The biggest piece of central Florida news to come out of today’s IAAPA Atractions convention was the model of the new ride, Cobra’s Curse, coming from MACK Rides. The spin coaster will reach speeds of 40 miles an hour while free spinning through parts of the ride. Each ride will be different based on […]
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IAAPA Comes to Orlando
Nov 16, 2015
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IAAPA Comes to Orlando
The International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions makes their yearly trip to Orlando for their Attractions Expo. Tuesday marks the official opening of the expo and we will be there to cover all the news being released about what you can expect to see coming to a park near you. You can follow along […]