Theme Park Events
SeaWorld’s Very Merry Christmas Party
November 18 - December 31, 2018
Enjoy a family-friendly holiday celebration at SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration. Meet Rudolph and Santa then enjoy holiday-themed shows including a celebration with your child’s favorite Sesame Street characters.
Epcot International Festival of the Holidays
November 18 - December 30, 2018
Attend the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays this year and sample delicious dishes from around the world. You’ll also enjoy a holiday fireworks show and a candlelight processional featuring the Christmas story read aloud by a celebrity guest.
Festival of Trees
November 9 - October 18, 2018
Start the holiday season off right with a trip to the magical Festival of Trees at the Orlando Museum of Art. This beloved annual holiday exhibit features designer Christmas trees, gingerbread villages, handmade wreaths, and much more. Each designer piece is available for purchase so you can add holiday cheer to your home.
Fall Fiesta in the Park
November 3 - November 4, 2018
Enjoy a taste of fall in Florida at the Fall Fiesta in the Park. This annual festival at Lake Eola features artists and artisans from across Central Florida as well as local food vendors. This family-friendly festival is the perfect place to find unique gifts and souvenirs.
Spooktacular at SeaWorld Orlando
September 22 - October 28, 2018
Enjoy an underwater Halloween party at SeaWorld. Kids of all ages will enjoy dressing up, trick-or-treating, and dance parties with colorful sea creatures. Make sure to catch Sesame Street’s Countdown to Halloween and sing along with your favorite Sesame Street characters. SeaWorld’s Spooktacular is available on select weekends only and is included in park admission.
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party
August 17 - October 31, 2018
Treat or treat with Mickey and friends at Walt Disney World. Enjoy thrilling entertainment such as the Boo-to-You Halloween parade and the Cadaver Dans Barbershop Quartet, as well as trick or treating in your favorite costumes. Make sure to catch the parade where you’ll see some of your favorite Disney characters all dressed up for Halloween. End the evening with a special Halloween fireworks show.
Halloween Horror Nights 2018
September 14 - November 3, 2018
Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights brings together stories and visions from the world’s most notorious creators of horror. As the sun sets on days filled with thrills in all of Universal’s theme parks, the night awakens with a frightening chill in Universal Studios Florida™. From cinematic greats and crazed current cult favorites to the park’s original abominations. Make your way through terrifying haunted houses. Face nightmarish creatures on streets twisted into sinister scare zones. Lose yourself in outrageous live shows. Then escape to some of Universal Studios’ most exhilarating attractions where heart pounding takes on a different meaning —until the horror calls you back.
The screaming starts September 14.
Select Nights September 14–November 3
WARNING: EVENT MAY BE TOO INTENSE FOR YOUNG CHILDREN AND IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13. NO COSTUMES OR MASKS ALLOWED. Separately ticketed event. Event occurs rain or shine. No rain checks, returns or refunds. Dates, times, attractions and entertainment are subject to availability and may change without notice. Free self-parking after 6pm is not valid for Halloween Horror Nights™. Other restrictions may apply. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2018 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.
Epcot International Food and Wine Festival
August 30 - November 12, 2018
Treat your taste buds to a whole new world at Epcot International Food and Wine Festival. Attend culinary events with celebrity chefs, enjoy evening concerts as part of the Eat to the Beat concert series, and sample international wines and small plates at kiosks throughout the park. Entrance to the festival is included with park admission.
Beware the Demogorgon
September 14 - November 3, 2018
STRANGER THINGS is coming to Halloween Horror Nights™
Halloween Horror Nights™ takes you deep inside the twisted world of STRANGER THINGS. From a vile, secret lab to the terrifying Void to the monstrous reality of the Upside Down, you try to escape—but The Demogorgon is moving closer.
WARNING: EVENT MAY BE TOO INTENSE FOR YOUNG CHILDREN AND IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13. NO COSTUMES OR MASKS ALLOWED.
Halloween Horror Nights is a separately ticketed event. Event occurs rain or shine. No rain checks, returns or refunds. Prices, dates, times, attractions and entertainment subject to availability and may change without notice. Other restrictions may apply.
Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2018 Universal Studios. © 2018 Universal Orlando. All rights reserved.
HARRY POTTER characters, names and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. J.K. ROWLING`S WIZARDING WORLD™ J.K. Rowling and Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Publishing Rights © JKR. (s16)
October 15 - October 15, 2018
Star Tours – The Adventures Continue
Make the jump to hyperspace—and to a new destination from Star Wars: The Force Awakens—during a 3D, motion-simulated space flight.
During your voyage, interact with many of the otherworldly characters and places made famous in the Star Wars saga. Hold on tight as you exit hyperspace to find yourself in the middle of a furious starship battle above Coruscant. Plunge into the oceans of Naboo and avoid the clutches of monstrous fish. Retreat inside the dreaded Death Star to escape Darth Vader before doing battle with Boba Fett. Plus, you’ll visit an all-new location from Star Wars: The Force Awakens!
Location: Echo Lake – Disney’s Hollywood Studios®
This attraction has FastPass+
We stayed at the Rosen Inn for 10 nights while visiting Orlando. We weren’t doing Disney so the location was perfect for us. We walked to Universal most days we went there as it was only 20 mins to city walk. There is a shuttle (free) but we never ended up using it.
Our room was on the 5th floor in the main block and had a fab view of volcano bay!
Rooms were large and clean, had a coffee machine (which had nice coffee!!), a microwave, and a…
My 3rd time here
I just love this hotel, room was spotless, cleaner was in everyday, staff were always saying hello or morning, pool area small but was never busy, carol from bar was very friendly and we had a good laugh, hotel very close to universal studios which we love and will defo be back in the future.