Orlando Universal Boulevard for Families
Collected by Francisco Aguilar
Is there more to do in Orlando other than amusement parks? You bet. Of course there are attractions worth traveling for, but Orlando is jam-packed with entertainment options. Round out your itinerary with some local hot spots.
8201 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
Families looking for an affordable rainy day out could do worse than Ripley's. Kids will be entertained by the masks and shrunken heads located in the 10,000-square-foot “Odditorium,” which looks like it’s falling into a Florida sinkhole. And they...
5700 Fun Spot Way, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
The Fun Spot is a carnival, a fair, and a small amusement park all rolled into one. Go-carts, bumper cars, a ferris wheel, gravity-defying rides, and the new White Lightning wooden roller coaster are a few of the activities. The five-acre park is...
1478 Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32821, USA
With a dedicated venue at Disney Springs, this world-class production by Cirque du Soleil is bound to elicit wonder from every age group in your entourage. Incredible acrobatics and whimsical characters converge in a family-friendly storyline...
9067 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
WonderWorks is chockfull of activities on three floors. The first has earthquake and hurricane simulators, and a huge Google Earth screen. The second has interactive exhibits and arcade games. The third has glow-in-the-dark laser tag and a...
1500 East Buena Vista Drive, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830, USA
Fork & Screen takes movies to the next level, with plush seating, service, food, and drinks. Combining dinner and a movie is entertainment multi-tasking at its best. Get the evening started here, then hit Downtown Disney for nightlife.
7786 Sand Lake Rd, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
Located in the Plaza Venezia, a swanky area locals fondly refer to as Restaurant Row, trendy yet comfortable Amura is the perfect place for a date or family dinner. Make a meal for two out of the Dragon and Atomic Bomb rolls, a bento box to share,...
5472 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
Amid souvenir shops at International Drive near Municipal Boulevard, there's a Brazilian center with a supermarket, the YesBrazil store, and the Pao Gostoso Bakery. At Pao Gostoso Bakery, you'll find cakes, flan, and pastries as well as snacks...
Buena Vista Dr, Orlando, FL 32830, USA
At Downtown Disney, this shop celebrates everything chocolate--from sundaes toppling with whipped cream, to gourmet hot chocolate, to old-fashioned fountain shakes. Free samples keep chocoholic cravings under control while you wait.
9101 International Dr, Orlando, FL 32819, USA
Try tropical wine samples at this shop carrying non-grape wines made with fruit juice. Hurricane Class 5 is a white sangria blend of pineapple, key lime, passion fruit, mango, and watermelon. Mango Mama is a star at the annual Epcot Food and Wine...
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