When the forecast calls for inclement weather during your Orlando vacation, you can still look forward to a fun day of activities at one of the area indoor attractions. You’ll need to drive away from theme park territory on a rainy day to experience some live theater, indoor sports and other activities. Here’s where you’ll find some of the top indoor attractions for kids in Orlando:
Putting Edge Fun Center
The Putting Edge Fun Center is located at 5250 International Drive. It is a glow-in-the-dark miniature golf course that caters to kids and adults of all ages. This indoor attraction is open seven days per week and features several themed courses with medieval props, underwater features and forests. It’s located inside the Festival Bay Mall in Orlando, a short drive from Universal Studios. Call (407) 248-0700 for more information.
Orlando Repertory Theatre
If you and the kids want to settle down for an evening of live theater and entertainment, head to the Orlando Repertory Theatre located at 1001 Princeton Street in Winter Park. The venue hosts a number of family-friendly performances throughout the year, and kids can join the Rep Kids’ Club for a backstage tour and other special events. This is also a fun place to host a birthday party. Call (407) 896-7365 for more information.
Orlando Science Center
Kids that love science and technology can enjoy a day at the Orlando Science Center, home to several interactive exhibits and educational exhibits about robots, the planets and the future of innovation. The venue is also home to a planetarium and observatory, so if the skies clear up during your visit, be sure to head outside to watch the stars. The Orlando Science Center is located at 777 East Princeton Street. Call (407) 514-2000 for more information.
Fun Spot Action Park
Even though this attraction is a popular venue for go-karting, it also hosts a number of indoor activities. The Fun Spot Action Park features several air hockey tables, virtual reality games and classic video games in its giant indoor arcade center. Fill up on soft drinks and beverages at the snack bar on site before you head out to your next destination in the International Drive area. It’s located at 5551 Del Verde Way in Orlando. Call (407) 363-3867 for more information.
Universal Entertainment and Skating Center
Kids who love to skate can spend a few hours at the Universal Entertainment and Skating Center with its sound and light show, video game arcade center and maple wood skating floor. It’s one of the largest indoor skating destinations in Orlando, and is another fun destination for birthday parties and special events. It’s located at 866 South Goldenrod Road in Orlando. Call (407) 282-3140 for more information.
All of these kid-friendly destinations promise hours of fun for the whole family. Whether you’re up for a round of miniature golf or an afternoon of virtual reality games, head to any of these indoor attractions on a rainy day in Orlando.