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Bands, Brew & BBQ Line Up for 2016

Scotty McCreery [© CC BY-ND 2.0 Larry Darling, https://www.flickr.com/photos/tncountryfan/]
Scotty McCreery [© CC BY-ND 2.0 Larry Darling, https://www.flickr.com/photos/tncountryfan/]

In previous years, both SeaWorld and Busch Gardens held their weekend “Bands, Brew & BBQ” concert series during February and March. When SeaWorld and Busch Gardens were part of the InBev/Anheuser-Busch organisation, it was known as “Bud & BBQ”.

Universal Orlando Resort Summer Concert Line Up for 2015

REO Speedwagon [Christophe Ochal, http://www.flickr.com/photos/amonre]
REO Speedwagon [Christophe Ochal, http://www.flickr.com/photos/amonre]

After a break in 2014, the Universal Orlando Resort is putting on six Summer concerts in 2015 featuring current top US chart artists to commemorate 25 years of Universal Florida.

Most concerts are on a Saturday night starting May 23 and running through to June 20.

Admission is included in the standard Universal Studios Orlando admission ticket and takes place at the Music Plaza stage near the Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit roller coaster.

Silver Springs Spring Concert Line Up for 2013

Tracy Lawrence [Jack Newton, http://www.flickr.com/photos/41401996@N00/2201362873]
Tracy Lawrence [Jack Newton, http://www.flickr.com/photos/[email protected]/2201362873]

Silver Springs hold their annual Spring Concert series from February through to April most Saturdays at 3 pm. Amongst the artists booked for the Spring concerts in previous years were Travis Tritt, Glen Cambell and Blue Oyster Cult.

Normal access to the concerts is included in the standard admission but you can also purchase VIP tickets (in the front 20 rows) or private Concert Wings for 50 guests.

Last Tour to Endor Party

Last Tour to Endor [© Walt Disney World]
Last Tour to Endor [© Walt Disney World]

On August 14th, Disney's Hollywood Studios are hosting an after hours party, the “Last Tour to Endor” party held as part of the Star Wars Celebration V event taking place in Orlando from August 12 to 15, 2010.

Summer Nightastic! at Walt Disney World

Wishes at Magic Kingdom [© Walt Disney World]
Wishes at Magic Kingdom [© Walt Disney World]

Each year during the summer months, Walt Disney World celebrate Summer Nightastic! with special concerts and other events around the parks.

At Disney's Magic Kingdom, the evening Main Street Electrical Parade features floats lit up with thousands upon thousands of lights. Tinker Bell leads the parade and some of the new floats are inspired by Pinocchio and Snow White.

This is followed by the Summer Nightastic! Fireworks Spectacular.

SeaWorld AfterDark 2010

SeaWorld Summer Nights [nizam.mr, http://www.flickr.com/photos/e-jump]
SeaWorld Summer Nights [nizam.mr, http://www.flickr.com/photos/e-jump]

Each summer, SeaWorld run their summertime SeaWorld AfterDark entertainment with a number of special evening events when the park stays open later.

You can ride the Manta Ray, watch Shamu Rocks, the spectacular rock ’n roll killer whale show, laugh with Clyde and Seamore and see the special fireworks display each evening.

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