Happy Fourth of July!
Scattered thunderstorms are expected all weekend with daytime temperatures in the high 80s to low 90s. It’s a holiday though, so pack a poncho and a smile and have fun anyway! Click here for an up-to-the-minute Orlando weather forecast. Click here for ideas to keep the blues away when it rains at the parks.
Headed to the Florida parks on July 4? Here’s an overview of all the exciting Fourth of July festivities so you don’t miss anything!
Fourth of July weekend is typically very busy at theme parks, so it’s a good idea to brush up on your theme park safety strategies before you go. Read Lily’s Safety Strategies here.
What’s Happening This Weekend…
Sounds Like Summer Concert Series @ Epcot
Dance to classic hits all weekend long as Epcot’s Summer Concert Series continues. It’s Slippery When Wet – The Ultimate Bon Jovi Tribute through Saturday, July 2nd. From July 3rd until July 9th, it’s Little Queen – The Music of Heart. Show times are 5:45, 7 and 8:15 p.m. at the America Gardens Theatre in World Showcase. (Show times on July 4th are 5:15, 6:30, 7:45 and 9 p.m.) Sounds Like Summer Concert Series at Epcot is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Concert Series @ Universal Studios
2010 BET “Best Male R&B Artist” Trey Songz will perform this Saturday, July 2nd as part of Universal Studios’ Summer Concert Series. The show begins at 9 p.m. on the Music Plaza Stage with the Official After Party at Universal CityWalk to follow. The Summer Concert Series and the Official After Party are included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Nights @ SeaWorld
Summer Nights at SeaWorld continues this weekend with all your favorite SeaWorld fun plus all-new nighttime adventures. The park stays open late so you’ll have even more chances to ride SeaWorld’s thrill coaster, Manta. And don’t miss the nightly fireworks and fountain finale! Summer Nights at SeaWorld continues until August 14th and is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Nights @ Busch Gardens
Busch Gardens’ Summer Nights continues this weekend. On July 2nd, 3rd & 4th, immediately following the popular acrobatics show, Kinetix, at 9 p.m., will be an awesome Fireworks Finale. And since the park will be open late, you can take another turn or two on the brand new Cheetah Hunt coaster. Summer Nights at Busch Gardens is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer BBQ Beach Bash @ Wet ‘n Wild
This Friday and Saturday, Wet ‘n Wild invites you to splash in the waves, soak up the sun and party all afternoon into the night during the Summer Beach BBQ Bash. Enjoy live entertainment, contests, dancing, daily prizes and delicious BBQ. Wet ‘n Wild’s Summer Beach BBQ Bash is included with regular theme park admission.