Scattered thunderstorms are expected this weekend with daytime temperatures reaching the high 80s. Nights will be mild in the low 70s. For an up-to-the minute Orlando weather forecast, click here.
Fall has arrived and what a great time it is to visit the Orlando area theme parks! Here are some helpful Fall Packing Tips if you’re traveling to Orlando this season.
What’s Happening This Weekend…
Halloween Horror Nights @ Universal Studios
Halloween Horror Nights 21 is finally here! This Friday and Saturday night from 6:30 p.m. until midnight, Universal Studios will transform into the ultimate Halloween experience. With 8 all-new haunted houses, 6 bloodcurdling scare zones, outrageous live shows and hordes of mutants, monsters and maniacs roaming the streets, this year’s event is expected to be better (and scarier) than ever! Halloween Horror Nights is a separately ticketed event and is not included with regular theme park admission. (Buy discounted tickets here.)
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party @ Magic Kingdom
This Friday, Sept. 23 from 7 p.m. until midnight, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party continues at Magic Kingdom. In addition to your favorite Disney attractions, you’ll enjoy special entertainment like Mickey’s “Boo-to-You” Halloween Parade, Happy HalloWishes fireworks show and Disney Villain’s Dance Mix & Mingle castle stage show. Other event highlights include trick-or-treating through Magic Kingdom and special Disney character meet & greets. Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is a separately ticketed event and is not included with regular theme park admission.
- Attending the party? Check out these helpful tips from the Frog Family’s experience at Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party (blog).
Howl-O-Scream @ Busch Gardens
Brave guests can get a “sneaky preview” of Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens this Friday, Sept. 23 and Saturday, Sept. 24 from 7:30 p.m. until 1 p.m. Haunted houses with names like Nevermore and Zombie Mortuary, shows like Fiends and The Midnight Hour, and zombies lurking in the shadows waiting to scare unsuspecting mortals are just a few highlights of Howl-O-Scream 2011. Purchase of a separate special event ticket is required to attend Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens.