By Michelle Stark, Anne Glover, Amber McDonald and Kelly Stefani, Times Staff Writers
Illustration by Steve Madden, Times Staff Artist
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A collection of the most famous people you've never heard of are coming to Busch Gardens on May 16 for the DigiTour United26 Tour — bringing some of the biggest stars of YouTube, Vine and social media.
SeaWorld's comic sea lion show is returning April 16, this time as "Clyde and Seamore's Sea Lion High" in which the beloved sea lions will be getting their high school diplomas. They'll be joined by a cast of characters, including otters and a 2,300-pound walrus. The previous show, "Clyde and Seamore Take Pirate Island" …
Franz Oz, the voice of Yoda, and Ian McDiarmid, who played Emperor Palpatine, will make their first appearances at Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in May.
Disney World's hugely popular Magic Kingdom restaurant Be Our Guest is now testing a breakfast option through June 18. Like all things in the Beauty and the Beast-themed castle, it has a French flare for the cuisine served 8 to 10 a.m., and reservations are being accepted.
Busch Gardens has announced that its Serengeti Railway is closed while the Tampa theme park reroutes the track to make way for a new attraction coming in 2016. Busch Gardens has not yet revealed what the new attraction will be, but it will be pretty large. In plans filed with regulators last month the park said it will …
Pirates of the Caribbean, one of the most popular rides at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom, will be out of operation May 11 to Sept. 25.
It may seem far too early for this, but Universal Orlando has revealed the dates for its 25th annual Halloween Horror Nights, and it will expand the hugely popular scare fest to a record 30 nights starting earlier than usual, on Sept. 18.
As expected, once Disney broke the $100 barrier for ticket prices, Universal Orlando followed, on Thursday hiking a one-day, one-park ticket price to $102 from $96. A two-park ticket is now $147, an $11 increase.
Wednesday is opening day for the springtime Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival, running daily through May 17 with elaborate topiaries and gardening presentations by HGTV stars.
Sunday Walt Disney World broke the $100 barrier, announcing a $6 price hike that puts Magic Kingdom admission at $105, but other prices at the world's most popular tourist destination also spiked.