Rest assured that there are a gazillion ways to ring in the New Year in this most famous tourist destination in America! Downtown Orlando comes alive with festive activities to bring in the New Year. But the biggest bashes can be experienced at the theme parks.
Blue Man Group Orlando
Blue Man Group has taken their indescribable live celebration of art, technology and music to a whole new level at Universal Orlando Resort. Experience the wonder of Blue Man Group with incredible new performances, astounding new music, and an all-new stage. It’s science, it’s laughter, it’s that creative urge you feel inside and want to explore. Become part of the new Blue Man Group show from the minute you step inside the doors of the Blue Man Group Theatre. Forget what you know—that was then, this is wow.
For inquiries regarding Blue Man Group or help buying tickets:
Call 407-BLUE-MAN (258-3626)
New Year’s Eve at SeaWorld
We would hazard a guess that you have never welcomed in a New Year with a Killer Whale. Shamu and friends invite your family to have a whale of a good time on December 31, 2014 at SeaWorld, Orlando. Celebrate our connection to the sea, sea life and the world we share
Ring in the New Year, SeaWorld style. A spectacular musical celebration and bold fireworks display send a wave of welcome to the new year ahead. What better time to celebrate SeaWorld’s 50th Anniversary? Check out this biographic I video of SeaWorld’s history. An understanding of how SeaWorld’s efforts to protect and preserve our oceans and their inhabitants needs to be heard and seen by all of us.
SeaWorld Orlando’s sensational New Year’s Eve party will definitely be hopping! Dance the night away at the DJ stations located throughout the park:
- POLAR EXPRESS Experience Plaza. — the hottest pop and rock hits of yesterday and today take the stage
- Penguin Plaza DJ stage — karaoke is calling to make you the star
- The Waterfront — celebrate to samba, meringue, and reggaeton at our Latin music stage.
SeaWorld’s MANTA is arguably the world’s most awesome roller coaster.
Universal Studios New Year’s Eve
This year’s New Year’s Eve schedule has not been released as of this writing, but looking back at 2013/2014 we can give you a glimpse of what to expect from Universal this year:
CITYWALK’S INCOMPARABLE CELEBRATION
Eve at CityWalk is a premium event for adults only and is not open to general admission visitors. Your anticipated $100/person advanced ticket price includes admission to six venues, each with their own entertainment, customized party zones, and signature drinks. And to send it all into the stratosphere, you can celebrate all night on Orlando’s biggest dance floor, built just for Eve in front of the CityWalk Plaza Stage. You’ll kiss 2014 goodbye in style with a 360-degree DJ platform, dancers, and incredible special effects.
Universal’s Cinematic Spectacular
Looking for some fireworks in the parks for New Year’s Eve?
Then you’ll have a bit of luck. The Universal Cinematic Spectacular lagoon show, which usually plays in the evening at Universal Studios Florida and does have some pyrotechnics, is scheduled to run at 11:59pm on New Year’s Eve with a special end-of-the-year theme.
WANT TO SAVE MONEY? HERE’S HOW . . .
Savvy visitors to Orlando theme parks have caught on to a great lodging experience which offers comfort and savings combined. You could save enough to pay for one or more of the above events!
Starmark Vacation Homes is Orlando’s premier alternative to costly resort hotels. You have the convenience of a home away from home and the option of choosing a multi-bedroom home near all the parks. You could sleep 4 to 6 people for about the price of most Orlando hotel suites.
Many of our homes have private pools. After a long day at the park, come home and slip in for a relaxing dip.