Orlando Concert Tickets And Events

Orlando, Florida is located in the center of the Sunshine State, Florida, and has been deemed the name 'The City Beautiful'. The city is most famous for being the home of some the US and the world's best theme parks. Both Disney and Universal have multiple parks within the area and are incredibly popular year round. Orlando is also one of the major contributors in the film community. It has among the most movie studios in the country outside of Los Angeles. Being the home to both Disney and Universal, has also contributed to their film success due to each companies immense dedication to the industry. Broadway does make its way to Orlando quite often. Almost all of the Broadway plays that tour in Orlando perform at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre. This will be replaced by the Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts in the coming years. Orlando is the home of one major sports franchise, the Magic of the NBA. The Magic find their home at the recently built Amway Center, which opened in 2010. The University of Central Florida (UCF) is also located within the Orlando area and is the second largest university in the USA by enrollment. The UCF Knights are a Division I sports program that plays in the Conference USA. Orlando has some pretty interesting places to see live music. Some of the best venues in town are: Bob Carr Performing Arts Center, House of Blues, UCF Arena, Amway Center, and Hard Rock Live.