Welcome to Orlando!
With seven of the world's top 20 theme parks in one destination, not to mention nearly 100 other attractions, Orlando certainly knows how to entertain. After walking the tradeshow floor, a leisurely escape to a world of imagination and fantasy will leave your attendees feeling refreshed and inspired. Whether seeking to reconnect with childhood nostalgia or experience leading-edge innovations in ride technology, these latest additions are truly one-of-a-kind. Learn more about Orlando!
Order specially-priced Disney tickets online or call 407-566-5600. The cut-off date for advance purchase savings is Friday, March 28. You must order in advance; as these discounted tickets are not available at the front gates. Also available are discounts to local restaurants, shopping, and other attractions, including Universal Studios.
Dining & Entertainment Districts
Orlando is a true culinary hot spot with award-winning restaurants and celebrity chefs that cater to visitors from across the globe. There's an extensive menu of fine-dining establishments, international eateries, casual cafés and chic wine bars for just about any taste or budget. Looking for an upscale steakhouse or a night of dancing? What about a jazz club or a new neighborhood bistro? Or want to check out where the locals wine and dine? Orlando has it all. The destination's distinctive dining and entertainment districts include the Convention Area, Restaurant Row, Winter Park, Downtown, Universal/CityWalk and Disney/Lake Buena Vista. The Orlando Dining and Entertainment Guide will guide you to the perfect spot!
From casually sipping wine and enjoying a leisurely cigar at a trendy outdoor lounge, to dancing at a high-energy club and checking out a rock band at a live venue, Orlando provides participants with nearly unlimited nighttime opportunities. You can see music performances at the House of Blues in Downtown Disney and Hard Rock Live at Universal CityWalk. Experience mind-bending entertainment with the Blue Man Group and the La Nouba by Cirque du Soleil. Or discover a modern, big-city nightlife scene in downtown Orlando that includes dozens of dance clubs, bars, restaurants, live music and Orlando Magic basketball games at the Amway Center.
When it comes to distinctive shopping, Orlando has something for all budgets. While the destination can certainly bring out the glitz, it also knows a great deal when we see one. Our mix of sophisticated malls like The Mall at Millenia, quaint boutiques on Park Avenue in Winter Park, and value-driven outlet centers serve up internationally known brands and unique local finds. And the close proximity to the convention center district — within a 15-mile radius — makes for a stress-free shopping spree.
APhA offers a variety of accommodation options to suit every budget and taste.
Orlando enjoys a mild climate — midday readings average high is 75 degrees with a comfortable 55 degrees at night expected during APhA2014.