Econo Lodge Inn & Suites Near Florida Mall
8700 S Orange Blossom Trail
Orlando, FL 32809
Phone: (407) 996-4600
Fax: (407) 996-4601
Host your party, wedding, or a meeting here.
Located across the street from the popular Belz Outlet in a brand new shopping center housing the largest Outdoor World in, well, the world, this is a 20-theater multiplex theater offering plush stadium seating, creative concessions and state-of-the-art Surround Sound in all its auditoriums. A great place to catch those summer blockbusters, Cinemark Festival Bay Mall offers the best of all worlds movies and munchies.
This multiplex has as many as 7 screens that simultaneously offers latest blockbuster movies as well as art-films throughout the year. This multiplex theater is equipped with latest digital technology and host 3-D films from time to time. Add to that, the refreshment stand and the gaming room at the multiplex enhances your movie watching experience. For film times, ticket prices and further information, please call or see their website.
Take all those hours of watching detective crime shows and put them to good use at the Sleuths Mystery Dinner Theatre in Orlando. This entertaining and exciting venue offers patrons the chance to get in on the act of a thrilling murder mystery. Talented actors help bring the story to life and commit a murder during the evening as you try to solve the crime. Sit down at dinner and discuss the suspects, then interrogate them! Admission for adults includes unlimited wine, beer and soft drinks.
This improv comedy club and dinner theater provides an entertaining and welcoming setting for guests to laugh, drink and have a good time. The acts here are a mix of bigger name performers coming in from out of town and local improv comics honing their craft on stage. This theater is an excellent spot for a date or a night out with friends.
There's lots on offer for the business traveler in the bustling city of Orlando. Whether you want to attend events or hold your own, The Orange County Convention Center is the perfect choice. Ideal for trade shows, conventions, meetings and fairs, it meets all the needs of the business traveler. Equipped with the most modern facilities, its service is also of the highest quality. The center boasts of lecture rooms, an auditorium, a business center as well as dining rooms. It has a unique program for encouraging its employees to perform well. A guest who receives outstanding service may reward the employee with a courtesy coin. Every quarter, those employees who have earned a certain amount of coins, can win several prizes. Most impressive though is the fact that not a dime of tax payers' money has been used for this government-run state-of-the-art center.
The Outta Control Magic Comedy Dinner Show is located at the Wonder Works Experience on International Drive in Orlando. It offers an exciting, fast-paced comedy theater show to go with your dinner. Many of the guests will become an element of the show, as the audience is encouraged to join in on all of the fun. Be amazed with all of the magic and laugh at all the hilarious antics of the improvisational comedy show and your fellow guests. The Outta Control Dinner Show is good for the whole family and offers two shows nightly to choose from, one at 6p and another at 8p. Dine on endless amounts of hand-tossed pizzas, salads, popcorn, beer, wine, sodas and desserts. - Diane Dilov-Schultheis
Treasure Tavern, located near the popular International Drive in Orlando, provides a lively and adults-only, pirate-themed dinner show. Step inside and you are welcomed with a cold, refreshing free glass of rum punch and escorted to a table that surrounds the centralized stage. The three-course meal consists of a salad, slow-roasted prime rib and a dessert which are served during the incredible show. The presentation includes non-stop comedy, amazing acrobatic acts, live music and other exceptional performances geared to the adult 18 and over audience. Treasure Tavern provides tasty food and great entertainment to all who come to the two-hour show. The venue is open from Tuesday to Saturday, and the shows start at 8pm. -Diane Dilov-Schultheis
For a swashbuckling family night out, swash on over to Pirate's Dinner Adventure where children and adults alike enter the world of buccaneers sailing on high seas. On a movie-set pirate ship, talented actors, dancers and acrobats strut their stuff in a tale of life on the high seas in daring days of old. As you watch, you dine on limitless pot roast, chicken, cake and other goodies. Soft drinks are available for children, while beer and wine is on tap for adults. After the show, you get a chance to mingle with the cast, an eye-widening event for the kids and for plenty of adults as well! Call to know the open hours.
This famous chain bistro is a major hot spot in Orlando, and also the world's largest Hard Rock Café®. It's packed at all times and wild on the weekends. Rock 'n' roll lovers can feast on specialties that range from a classic club sandwich to a Cowboy Ribeye. You'll dine in a two-story dining area dominated by a pink Cadillac with more than 1000 pieces of music memorabilia to satisfying the visual senses, including bricks from the Cavern Club, the Beatles' first haunt. After filling up, check out a concert by a top-name national, international or local artist at Hard Rock Live®, a state-of-the-art concert venue adjacent to the Cafe.
Universal Cineplex continues Orlando's Tinseltown tradition of making each of its movie theaters bigger and better than the last. Located right at the entrance to Universal CityWalk®, this 20-screen theater offers state-of-the-art stadium seating and cutting-edge concessions. The giant IMAX screen surely does add to the amazing experience. Besides gourmet coffee drinks, deluxe nachos and frozen yogurt, the theater serves beer and wine.
This professional company performs classical ballet throughout the year, under the direction of Vasile Petrutiu and Heather Sanders. In addition, the associated Ballet Academy offers classes in ballet, pointe, variations, partnering, jazz and character dance, and theatre dance to both aspiring professional dancers and the general population. The organization is dedicated to bringing dance to the community, through outreach programs that often visit schools and other area groups. Visit the website for information on upcoming performances.