More stories about Orlando-Kissimmee, FL

  • Chris Swartz

    Watching his uncle — Ned Stancliff, former vice president of Herschend Family Entertainment — Chris Swartz knew he wanted to work in the amusement park industry

  • Deep River

    Since opening in 1995, Deep River Waterpark, a Lake County Parks facility, has been dedicated to providing a safe, affordable waterpark experience.

  • Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark

    Aquatica, SeaWorld’s waterpark opened in 2008 as the first major new theme park addition to the Orlando, Fla., area in nearly a decade.

  • A.V.Symington Aquatic Center

    The A.V. Symington Aquatic Center is the latest development in the Ida Lee Park located in Leesburg, Va.

  • Morcom Aquatic Center - Florida State University

    Morcom Aquatics Center is Florida State University’s new,100,000-squrae-foot athletic complex.

  • Waterpark Resort Earns Green Lodging Certification

    The Nickelodeon Family Suites in Orlando has been recognized by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection with a Green Lodging Certification for environmentally friendly hotel practices

  • ISHOF Renovations One Step Closer

    Long-standing plans to redevelop the Fort Lauderdale (Fla.) Aquatic Complex, which houses the International Swimming Hall of Fame, continue to take shape

  • Slips, Falls Behind Most Theme Park Lawsuits

    In a review of 477 personal injury lawsuits filed against Orlando, Fla’s. three largest theme park companies, the Orlando Sentinel found approximately half were slip-and-fall incidents.

  • Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark

    When Aquatica, SeaWorld’s waterpark, opened last spring it was the first major new park addition to the Orlando area in nearly a decade.

  • Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon

    Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon is one of two Walt Disney World Resort waterparks.