Family-Friendly Fun in Orlando: Summer 2011

Amusement parks aren't all this city has to offer. Stop by these fun places when you're in town for a family reunion.

Disney BoardWalk

Disney's BoardWalk

Disney's BoardWalk contains more than 90,000 square feet of shops, restaurants and nightclubs. It encompasses Crescent Lake and is "a village on the water" near many Disney Resort hotels in Walt Disney World Resort. This quarter-mile entertainment, dining and shopping area is also conveniently close to two Disney theme parks.


When: Open daily, closing times vary

Where: 2101 N. Epcot Resorts Blvd., Orlando, FL 32830

Cost: The boardwalk is free and open to the public; food and entertainment varies in price.

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