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Interactive Florida Theme Park Guide - Tampa Bay Times
  1. Rooftop surf park, wave pool coming to Orlando's International Drive

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    Add a surf park with three pools atop a 10-story parking garage to the attention-grabbing features coming to the Skyplex entertainment complex set to open on Orlando's International Drive in about 18 months. Developers have already announced plans for the world's tallest roller coaster, a drop tower attraction, a zip …

     A surfer rides the stationary artificial wave in on a San Diego, Calif., rooftop in 2000. (Photo by David McNew/Newsmakers)
  2. Legoland Florida's expansion Heartlake City, aimed at girls, opens today

    Florida

    Legoland Florida's newest attraction, Heartlake City, opens today at the Winter Haven theme park, bringing in the Lego Friends product line aimed at girls that was first introduced in 2012. It's all modeled after the five Lego Friends characters Olivia, Stephanie, Emma, Mia and Andrea. The theme park now has an …

    Kids at Legoland Florida take a spin on Mia's Riding Adventure, part of Heartlake City, the theme park's expansion based on the popular Lego Friends characters.  (Photo courtesy of Merlin Entertainments Group Inc.)
  3. IronE Singleton, Jay Bonansinga talk 'The Walking Dead' before Walker Stalker Con

    Florida

    Hordes of zombies and undead wannabes are invading Orlando's Orange County Convention Center this weekend for Walker Stalker Con, a gathering for diehard The Walking Dead fans. The con brings together current and former actors from the show as well as authors, artists, vendors and a post-apocalyptic zombie …

    IronE Singleton as T-Dog in The Walking Dead. AMC
  4. Crayola Experience interactive play zone opens July 1 in Orlando

    Florida

    Orlando is about to get more colorful next week when the Crayola Experience opens as a family attraction where art, chemistry and digital technology combine in 25 hands-on attractions. Spread across 70,000 square feet at the Florida Mall in Orlando, the attraction lets kids color outside the lines as well as sculpt, …

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