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Theme Parks and Rec Podcast Podcast

Theme Parks and Rec Podcast

Theme park enthusiasts Rachel and Micaela talk all things fun on this podcast based out of Central Florida! With their connections and passion for rides, food, character experiences, and adventure, you will hear the latest theme park buzz and get tips and tricks on how to maximize your experiences.

New episodes are available every Thursday!

You can also listen on Amazon Music or tell your Alexa to, "Play Theme Parks and Rec Podcast."


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How To Celebrate The Fourth Of July At The Theme Parks
3d ago
How To Celebrate The Fourth Of July At The Theme Parks
What better way to celebrate America than with rides, theme park foods and fireworks! This week we go over all of the Fourth of July Celebrations planned at the central Florida Theme Parks. We also give some tips on the best firework viewing locations and when to get to the parks. So break out your red, white and blue and make your plans to head to the parks.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
How To Celebrate The Fourth Of July At The Theme Parks
3d ago
How To Celebrate The Fourth Of July At The Theme Parks
What better way to celebrate America than with rides, theme park foods and fireworks! This week we go over all of the Fourth of July Celebrations planned at the central Florida Theme Parks. We also give some tips on the best firework viewing locations and when to get to the parks. So break out your red, white and blue and make your plans to head to the parks.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
All You Need To Know About H2O Glow At Typhoon Lagoon
Jun 16 2022
All You Need To Know About H2O Glow At Typhoon Lagoon
Rachel was invited to a media event for the Disney After Hours Event H2O Glow at Typhoon Lagoon! Not only did she get to experience the park for the first time, but she also got to see it illuminated in neon for an at can't miss night experience. Hear all about her visit and meet some of her new friends.  She even got to party with some of her favorite Disney characters float along Castaway Creek!  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Summer Celebrations
Jun 2 2022
Summer Celebrations
Summer is in full swing at the parks. Find out what special events you can partake in at select theme parks, including fireworks.  Plus, you can visit a pop-up event for one of your favorite TV shows in Disney Springs.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind Ride Preview
May 26 2022
Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind Ride Preview
We got to ride Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind before it officially opens! The much-anticipated ride at EPCOT opens Friday, just in time for the holiday weekend.  We talk about our experience and what you can expect.  Plus, summer celebrations and fireworks kick-off at many of the parks this weekend.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Halloween Horror Nights House Reveal & Summer Celebrations
May 19 2022
Halloween Horror Nights House Reveal & Summer Celebrations
Halloween Horror Nights revealed one of the houses at the event this year. There is a really cool tie in to a rock legend, too.  Summer Celebration at Busch Gardens Tampa begins May 27th. We go over how you can get a free beer sample, the fireworks schedule, and a new show!  We also discuss the Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind Virtual Queue and Lightning Lane as the opening approaches at the end of May. Plus, how you can see a behind the scenes look at the new TRON Lightcycle Run.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Viva La Musica Festivals & Water Slides
May 12 2022
Viva La Musica Festivals & Water Slides
This week we talk about the Viva La Music Festivals coming to central Florida theme parks. There are also two new water slide attractions open at Adventure Island in Tampa, FL.  We also have three rumors to go over in our Rumor Mill Segment that involves Universal Orlando.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Changes Coming To EPCOT
May 5 2022
Changes Coming To EPCOT
Lots of changes coming to EPCOT. They announced they will be organizing the park into 4 neighborhoods. We go over those and what attractions will be included in the neighborhoods.  Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party is returning and could we be getting more Halloween Horror Nights info soon? *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Florida Theme Parks Offering Free Admission To Military Families
Apr 28 2022
Florida Theme Parks Offering Free Admission To Military Families
A couple of Florida Theme Parks are offering free admission to military families! We have all the details and where to go to get yours.  Plus, Walt Disney World is celebrating "Halfway To Halloween" and we know someone who had ridden "Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind"!  We also review and discuss Character Meet & Greet etiquette.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Celebrity Sighting at Orlando Theme Park & New Ride Rumors
Apr 21 2022
Celebrity Sighting at Orlando Theme Park & New Ride Rumors
There was a celebrity sighting at an Orlando Theme Park! Find out who it was and where it was?  Plus, we discuss a couple rumors regarding a Universal ride reopening and could a new attraction be coming to SeaWorld Orlando.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Never Miss Another Ride Preview & Get Ready For Broadway
Apr 14 2022
Never Miss Another Ride Preview & Get Ready For Broadway
You will never miss another ride preview with our Theme Park Tip of the Week! Plus, summer festivals and celebrations are starting to be announced around the theme parks.  When was the last time you saw a Broadway show? Tours are hitting the road again and we go over some of the Broadway shows that are going on tour for the 2022-2023 season. We talk about some of our favorites and ones you don't want to miss!  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Opening Day Announced For NEW EPCOT Attraction & Disney Houses Coming to Orlando
Apr 7 2022
Opening Day Announced For NEW EPCOT Attraction & Disney Houses Coming to Orlando
All our premonitions keep coming true! We got an official opening date of a highly anticipated roller coaster, and we might be moving to Orlando? Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT is welcoming riders in May, and we've got your tips on how to get in line earlier than expected.  Plus, we have a Theme Park Tip of the week for all you coffee lovers!  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Big Attractions Returning & Fall Theme Park Planning
Mar 31 2022
Big Attractions Returning & Fall Theme Park Planning
We just got word that a couple big fan-friendly attractions and events are returning and we are already theme park planning for the fall. Halloween Horror Nights is returning for a record-breaking 43 nights this fall and tickets are already on sale. Get more info on that and don't wait to make your plans to attend. We also have word on the future of the Hoop-De-Doo Musical Review and H2O Glow Glow After Hours! Plus, two bug rumors in the Rumor Mill. One has to do with a popular Universal Orlando attraction and the other is speculation on the opening of a food location at EPCOT.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Day Trip To Universal Mardi Gras & Halloween Horror Nights Speculation
Mar 24 2022
Day Trip To Universal Mardi Gras & Halloween Horror Nights Speculation
The ladies go over their first trip to Universal Orlando together. They checked out all the offerings of the park's Mardi Gras festival - including the food booths! Micaela also has a great Theme Park Tip of the Week that could help "charge" your life! Plus, two bug rumors in the Rumor Mill. One has to do with a popular Busch Gardens attraction and the other is speculation on the houses coming to Halloween Horror Nights this year. *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Spring Break Is In Full Gear At The Florida Theme Parks
Mar 17 2022
Spring Break Is In Full Gear At The Florida Theme Parks
Spring Break is in full gear at the Florida theme parks!  From festivals to new rides, there is something to see at any park you decide to visit. Plan your trip with us to experience Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando, Flower & Garden Festival at EPCOT or the Food & Wine Festival at Busch Gardens Tampa.  Plus, could a fan favorite show be going away forever? Find out in our Rumor Mill segment.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Preview Of Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival
Mar 11 2022
Preview Of Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival
The ladies of Theme Parks and Rec are coming to you a day later than normal because they were on site for a media preview event for Busch Gardens Food & Wine Festival yesterday (3/10). In this episode they go over some of the new flavors to try and how to get the most bang for your buck at the festival. Plus, hear what it was like to ride the brand new hybrid coaster, Iron Gwazi in the dark at night!  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Review Of Drawn to Life By Cirque du Soleil
Mar 3 2022
Review Of Drawn to Life By Cirque du Soleil
This week we get to hear Micaela's review of Drawn to Life By Cirque du Soleil. The show, which was set to start showing to the public three days before it was shut down due to the pandemic, is finally opening at Disney Springs. Micaela got to see the show last week and then speak to the creative team and performers. According to the show website, "Set your imagination in motion and get ready for a first-of-its-kind creative collaboration between iconic memory-makers Cirque du Soleil and Disney." Hear what she thought of the show, what part Disney animators play, and how many of the performers stayed on through the pandemic.  *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Get A Peek At The Bay Area Renaissance Festival
Feb 24 2022
Get A Peek At The Bay Area Renaissance Festival
Get a peek at the Bay Area Renaissance Festival! Huzzah! This week we speak with Maria Christian, Entertainment Spokesperson for the Bay Area Renaissance Festival to get all the ins and outs of what to expect this year.  This is the 43rd year of the festival, which moved locations last year and is located in Dade City. There are 8 stages of entrainment, 100 artisans in the marketplace and food fit for a king! Plus, every weekend has a theme and dressing up in costume is encouraged!   *New episodes of the Theme Parks and Rec Podcast are available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Micaela Reviews Iron Gwazi
Feb 17 2022
Micaela Reviews Iron Gwazi
This week Micaela reviews Iron Gwazi. She was lucky enough to ride it during their media previews and tells us what to expect on the new coaster opening at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay on March 11th.  Plus, new background has been released for the Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser. In our Rumor Mill segment this week we talk about the rumblings about an Encanto ride.  *New episodes available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Epic Universe Rumor
Feb 10 2022
Epic Universe Rumor
This week Micaela talks about her trip to EPCOT's Festival of the Arts. She tells us about the yummy food, art vendors and Broadway stars you can see perform live. Plus, we talk about a rumor pertaining to Epic Universe.  *New episodes available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.
Entertainment Returning to WDW & Starcruiser Update
Feb 3 2022
Entertainment Returning to WDW & Starcruiser Update
More live entertainment is returning to Walt Disney World, including a new Cavalcade debuting this month! Some of your favorites are preparing to return as well including the Festival of Fantasy Parade and Mickey's Magical Friendship Faire.  We also have a Starcruiser update that has many people very excited as it nears its opening next month. And what about Fantasmic? We have an update!  Our Theme Park Tip of the Week has to do with your furry friend, and we aren't talking about Pluto and the Grinch. Find out which resort hotels at Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando are pet friendly!  *New episodes available every Thursday! Be sure to subscribe so you don't miss an episode! We would also love to know what you think of the show. Please leave us a 5-star rating and a review!  Find more great podcasts at bPodStudios…The Place To Be For Podcast Discovery.