Monstrous Summer kicks off with 24 Hours of Magic


Spaceship Earth Transforms into “Monsters University” Star M


Theme Park Special Events during May and June

Trying to figure out what to do this summer? Disney World and Universal Studios are two of Orlando’s best landmarks, and there are some special events happening at these theme parks starting in May and June. Check out the  events below that you can enjoy during your Orlando holidays.

Monstrous Summer

Disney World kicks off summer this year from 6 a.m., May 24 to 6 a.m., May 25, 2013. Disney is starting off the summer season by staying open for 24 hours with the Monsters University theme where Spaceship Earth has been transformed to a 180-foot-tall Mike Wazowski. This favoritee green-bodied, one-eyed monster is in the prequel to Monsters, Inc., coming out this summer. In the Magic Kingdom, Mike and Sulley will be the Grand Marshals for the parade and will also make guest appearances in Tomorrowland. The celebration will also find Disney characters strolling through Town Square  in their pajamas during the evening and pre-dawn hours when they should be in bed! Also check out the courtyard of Cinderella Castle for late-night dance parties.

Summer Concert Series at Universal Studios

Saturday nights from June 1 thru July 6, 2013 major music stars will perform  at Universal. Nickelodeon and Columbia Recording artists, Big Time Rush were just announced for June 8th. With more than 4 million downloads to their name, they’re already on their third album and starting their national tour this summer. From “Boyfriend,” to “Til I Forget About You,”, they’ll have you bopping.

Tell us…

Which theme park is your favourite – Disney World or Universal Studios?