Lonely Planet Writer

Attendance on the up at Florida’s theme parks

Disney's Magic Kingdom's fireworks show.
Disney’s Magic Kingdom’s fireworks show. Image by Anthony Quintano / CC BY 2.0

It’s a good time to be a theme park in Florida. According to a report issued by the Themed Entertainment Association and AECOM, all but two of the states many theme parks had record-breaking attendance in 2014, with Disney’s Magic Kingdom topping the lot with a whopping 19 million visitors and an increase of four percent. The two theme parks that failed to record an increase include Universal’s Islands of Adventure and SeaWorld, which experienced an eight percent drop in attendance. Read more: travelpulse.com