Partly cloudy skies and daytime temperatures reaching the mid 90s are expected this weekend. With the heat index climbing to the low 100s, it’s extremely important to stay hydrated and find shade when you can. For an up-to-the-minute Orlando weather forecast, click here.
Looking for a fun way to beat the heat? Head to one of the awesome Orlando water parks! With four to choose from, you’ll surely find one to suit your mood. Here’s an overview of the four Orlando water parks to help you decide. Orlando Water Parks…At a Glance
Sounds Like Summer Concert Series @ Epcot
Don’t miss your last chance to attend the 2011 Sounds Like Summer Concert Series at Epcot. This nightly event wraps up this Saturday, July 30 with 2U – A Tribute to U2. Show times are 5:45, 7 and 8:15 p.m. in the America Gardens Theatre in World Showcase. Sounds Like Summer Concert Series at Epcot is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Nights @ SeaWorld
Special nighttime shows like Shamu Rocks and Sea Lion’s Tonight as well as the awesome fireworks and fountain finale, Reflections, are all part of the fun during Summer Nights at SeaWorld. This nightly special event continues until August 14 and is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Nights @ Busch Gardens
If you’re headed to Busch Gardens this weekend, you’ll have a chance to experience the all-new thrill coaster, Cheetah Hunt, with nighttime special effects during Summer Nights at Busch Gardens. And don’t forget the centerpiece of the event, Kinetix! This 30-minute contemporary rock experience complete with high energy vocals, a live band and circus-style stunts is performed each night at 9 p.m. at Gwazi Field. Summer Nights at Busch Gardens is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Beach BBQ Bash @ Wet ‘n Wild
Every Friday and Saturday until August 20, Wet ‘n Wild presents its Summer Beach BBQ Bash. The fun begins at 11 a.m. and continues until 10 p.m., and yes, those great water slides stay open late! There will also be live music on the beach, DJ’s around the park and mouth-watering BBQ. Summer Beach BBQ Bash at Wet ‘n Wild is included with regular theme park admission.
USSSA Girl’s Fastpitch World Series @ ESPN Wide World of Sports
If you’re near ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex this Friday and Saturday stop by for a USSSA Girl’s Fastpitch World Series game. You can grab a bite to eat at ESPN Wide World of Sports Grill beforehand. Game attendance is included with admission to ESPN Wide World of Sports. (Use a ‘Fun Visit’ on your Water Park Fun & More ticket!)