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LEGOLAND has got unique lodging pegged, new hotel created out of 2 million LEGO Bricks

Posted on May 20, 2015 at 11:33 am

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor The newest hotel in Central Florida also is one of the most unique. The LEGOLAND Hotel had its grand opening Friday and the new Lego-themed lodge, should be a big hit with kids. The hotel opened with much fanfare as thousands of parachuting LEGO mini figures were blasted out of cannons from atop the hotel, and parachuted down the five-story building. The hotel

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  • Here come more gators. Gator Spot is mini gator attraction at Fun Spot

    Posted on May 20, 2015 at 11:06 am

            By Peter Covino A&E Editor Gatorland is now a chain theme park, of sorts. The iconic Central Florida attraction, known as “the alligator capital of the world,” has opened a new mini attraction inside Fun Spot America-Orlando. Gator Spot, which is a 15,000-square-foot reptile oasis, at Fun Spot, officially opened May 11, at a ribbon-cutting ceremony featuring city of Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer. The $1 million

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  • Up all night with Mickey, 24-Hours of Disney begins at 6 a.m. Friday

    Posted on May 20, 2015 at 10:56 am

    By Peter Covino A&E Editor And you thought roosters got up early. Disney fans by the hundreds will be gathering long before the sun comes up Friday morning to wait for the gates to open at the Magic Kingdom for that almost new annual event, 24-hours of Disney. Memorial Day weekend is the official kick-off of summer at Walt Disney World, and Disney fans make the most of it by

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  • All for one, and all for dinner, new “Pirates” show serves up The Three Musketeers

    Posted on May 13, 2015 at 3:27 pm

              By Peter Covino A&E Editor Pirates Town dinner show has been one of the enduring attractions of its kind in Central Florida. Many dinner attractions have come and gone over the past 20-plus years, including big budget attractions such as Dolly Parton’s Dixieland Stampede and Arabian Nights, but this pirate show has continued to evolve and has just started a second all-new show to go

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