Wild Florida Blog | Events

You think Shark Week is crazy? Here's what to expect during Gator Week!

Posted by Sam Haught on Apr 26, 2017 12:32:39 AM

With more than 200 alligators living in our Gator Pond inside our Gator and Wildlife Park, neighboring Lake Cypress with more wild, scaly friends, it’s no secret we know a thing or two about alligators. To share this knowledge, raise awareness, and share our passion for this fascinating, yet misunderstood creature, we'll be hosting our first ever Gator Week and giving everyone free admission into our Gator and Wildlife Park starting May 1st through May 6th! 

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Topics: Alligators, Events, Gator and Wildlife Park, Wild Florida, Airboat Rides

3 celebs from the Oscars who might have borrowed their looks from our animals

Posted by Sam Haught on Mar 1, 2017 2:34:03 PM

The annual Academy Awards ceremony is a time to come together and rave about the year's best movies, actors, and of course, what the stars are wearing. With the need to stand out from the other celebs walking down the red carpet, many go out of the way to find unique, one-of-a-kind dresses and suits. Playing with different fabrics and textures, designers draw inspiration from the weirdest (or sometimes wildest things) to come up with their breaktaking outfits. While the glitz and glam is always eye-catching, a few celebrities really stood out to us with their slight animal inspirations. On.

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Topics: Airboat Tours, Events, Wild Florida

How Wild Florida will ensure you have the best group experience in Orlando

Posted by Sam Haught on Oct 24, 2016 1:37:03 PM

Whether you're trying to organize a family reunion or get a group of coworkers together, let's face it, sometimes there just isn't enough time in the day. Between your daily schedule and planning around others' schedules, trying to put together a group visit can be tough and may just push you over the edge. For stressful situations like these, we have a team that can help you plan a group adventure you won't forget. (And that everyone on Facebook will be jealous about!)  To put your mind at ease here are some of the ways that our team will make sure you and your guests have the best group.

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Topics: Eco Tours, Events, Wild Florida

What goes into planning an outdoor event in Orlando?

Posted by Sam Haught on Oct 19, 2016 3:50:25 PM

Depending on who you talk to, some people love Florida's "warm" winters, while others think it's not cold enough to even count as winter. There's no denying that the temperature is becoming more bearable, which means... spending more time outdoors is finally an option! Another perk of this slow-but-steady temperature drop is that now, you can host your dream outdoor event in Orlando without sweating it (literally). But the weather isn't the only thing you have to worry about when planning your event. Looking for an outdoor event venue in Orlando with a woodsy, rugged feel? Here's a list of.

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Topics: Events, Wild Florida