This is the last weekend to check out the 2014 Bands, Brew & BBQ at SeaWorld Orlando. This weekend, Hank Williams Jr. (3/8) and Alabama (3/9) will be performing at 4:00 p.m. at the park's Bayside Stadium. Grab some delicious BBQ, sip on ice-cold craft beer and enjoy the show.
Also this weekend, Daddy Yankee (3/8) and Steve Miller Band (3/9) will playing at the Bands, Brew & BBQ Event at Busch Gardens. Visit the website for information on buying tickets, VIP passes and wristbands.
If you prefer to visit the parks during the week (shorter lines!), SeaWorld Orlando and Busch Gardens are offering $50 weekday tickets through May 5, 2014. If that isn't good enough, the tickets are good for all of spring break!
And, in other SeaWorld news, Discovery Cove is offering all-inclusive Dolphin Swim Day Resort Packages starting at $219 plus tax. For that price, you can swim with dolphins, tropical fish and rays, and all resort packages include continental breakfast, lunch, snacks and beverages, as well as dolphin-safe sunscreen, snorkel equipment, lockers, wetsuits and towels. You'll also receive unlimited admission to SeaWorld Aquatica for 14 consecutive days around the date of your reservation. For more information, visit the Discovery Cove website.
Photo Courtesy of SeaWorld Orlando
I hope you're leaving some time open for the Flower & Garden Festival this year!
Here's a few more photos. I'll post another batch tomorrow, but after that you'll need to visit Epcot to continue enjoying the impressive work the Disney team has created.
Here's your first sneak peek of the 2014 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival.
I'll post some more photos tomorrow and Friday, so check back if you like the ones below.
This year's event is incredible and combines the wonderful topiaries from last year PLUS some new displays!
This year's Mighty St. Patrick's Festival at Raglan Road Irish Pub & Restaurant is sure to be the most authentic and fun in Central Florida.
The festival begins this Friday, March 7 and runs through St. Patrick's Day.
If you're craving traditional Irish food, you'll have the option of ordering from Raglan Road's popular lunch, dinner and bar menus, and the Irish dish of loin of bacon and cabbage is available all day Sunday. Cooke's of Dublin counter-service eatery will offer fish and chips, battered sausages, deep-fried candy bars and other favorites throughout the event.
We Banjo Three, a quartet from Galway, Ireland, will be performing March 8-10 and 14-17, and Elevation, the popular U2 tribute band, is playing March 15 and 17. Other performers include The West Coast Trio, Goitse, 3 Dollar Band, The Raglan Rebels, The Willis Clan, The Brayzen Heads and the Raglan Road house band Creel.
Ronan McCormack, renowned Irish choreographer and dancer, will also be back this year to lead Irish dance workshops. Bring the family and enjoy face painting, stilt walkers, children's activities and other fun stuff throughout the festival.
The festival is free through March 16. There's a $10 cover charge for those over 18 inside Raglan Road on March 17.
Raglan Road Irish Pub & Restaurant is located at Downtown Disney.
For a complete schedule and other information, visit raglanroad.com.
Photo © KMD Creations/Raglan Road