9 New Orlando Attractions Opening in 2018
Home to seven of the world’s top theme parks, Orlando is the No. 1 family vacation destination, Theme Park Capital of the World®, and most visited destination in the United States. An unparalleled mix of unique experiences create cherished memories for visitors, including legendary theme parks from Disney, Universal and SeaWorld, an array of world-class water parks, entertainment venues, an award-winning food scene, shopping, sports and nightlife. Besides giving you Disney Tips, we like keep you abreast of what is coming next to Orlando.
Orlando fans….a sneak peak at some new attractions opening.
1.) Disney’s Hollywood Studios opens Toy Story Land June 30, featuring two new attractions, food venues and fun merchandise. The rides Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirling Saucers will take visitors right into Andy’s imagination as they join beloved characters in their adventures.
2.) Infinity Falls, a new rainforest river rapids ride, is coming to SeaWorld Orlando in summer 2018, featuring the world’s tallest river rapid drop.
3.) LEGOLAND Florida Resort has opened The Great LEGO Race –The thrill ride for younger kids is the first Virtual Reality roller coaster experience designed for kids, and features Lego mini-figures, a rocket-powered surfboard and an espresso-fueled scooter.
4.) Orlando Watersports Complex debuted Central Florida’s first Aquapark featuring a modular series of inflatable, interlocking climbing obstacles, pathways and slides for hours of watery fun. This water park also offers wake boarding, wake skating, wake surfing, kneeboarding and waterskiing for children and adults.
5.) Universal Studios Florida will put visitors right in the middle of the action with the new Fast & Furious- Supercharged ride, based on the popular film franchise, where an after-race party turns into a high-speed race to escape a criminal cartel.
6.) Ray Rush will provide three new ways to slide, splash and soar at Aquatica, SeaWorld’s Waterpark. With wild water jets, a colossal water sphere and swoops into giant manta wings, the raft ride is scheduled to debut in spring 2018.
7. ) The Orlando Starflyer, the world’s tallest swing ride, opens on International Drive June 1. At 450 feet tall, the ride offers open-air views of the destination for up to 24 guests at once, swinging them through the air at up to 60 miles an hour at top speed.
8.) Lego Ninjago- Master of the 4th Dimension will debuted Jan. 12, 2018, at the LEGO Showplace Theater at LEGOLAND Florida Resort. The new short film combines 3D computer animation with 4D real-world effects, for an amazing new ninja adventure.
9.) Nona Adventure Park will be a new water-sports park featuring an inflatable, floating obstacle course, wake boarders pulled along by cables and a 60-foot climbing tower with a ropes course. The park is scheduled to open in summer 2018 in the Lake Nona area of Orlando.