Scattered thunderstorms are expected this weekend with daytime temperatures rising into the low 90s. If you’re headed to the theme parks and it starts to rain, don’t be discouraged; it usually doesn’t last very long. For an up-to-the-minute Orlando weather forecast, click here.
Summer’s not over yet and the theme parks are still experiencing the typical seasonal increase in crowd levels. Here are 10 of our best time-saving tips so you’ll have more time to have even more fun!
Top 10 Time-Saving Tips for Theme Parks, by Leap
What’s Happening This Weekend…
Summer Nights @ SeaWorld
Don’t miss the last weekend of Summer Nights at SeaWorld; this summer special event ends Sunday, Aug. 14. Nighttime shows like Shamu Rocks and Sea Lions Tonight plus the fireworks and fountain finale, Reflections, are just a few highlights. Summer Nights at SeaWorld is included with regular theme park admission.
Summer Nights @ Busch Gardens
It’s also your last chance to attend Summer Nights at Busch Gardens this weekend; the event wraps up Sunday, Aug. 14. Kinetix, the colorful acrobatic show featuring live musicians, dancers and pyrotechnics, kicks off at 9 p.m. each night at Gwazi Field. And the park stays open late for even more chances to ride the all-new thrill coaster, Cheetah Hunt. Summer Nights at Busch Gardens is included with regular theme park admission.
Orlando Ladies Rocks! @ House of Blues Orlando
It’s all about the ladies this Saturday night at House of Blues in Downtown Disney. Orlando Ladies Rocks! with A Brilliant Lie, Dollface, Shut Up and Dance and Lily and The Tigers is Saturday, Aug. 13 at 8 p.m. The concert benefits Rock Pink whose mission is to raise breast cancer awareness and support local breast cancer programs. Tickets are $5; click here for more details.
Summer Beach BBQ Bash @ Wet ‘n Wild
Wet ‘n Wild presents its Summer Beach BBQ Bash this Friday and Saturday. The fun begins at 11 a.m. and continues until 10 p.m. Enjoy live DJ’s from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., live music on the beach from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m., and fresh grilled BBQ at the Beach Shack all day. Summer Beach BBQ Bash at Wet ‘n Wild is included with regular theme park admission.