Event News
  • 25% International Visitor Growth to Orlando in 2023
    on May 31, 2024

    The Orlando destination welcomed 6.13 million international visitors in 2023, an increase of 25% over 2022 numbers. The 2023 international visitation numbers represent 94% of pre-pandemic (2019) levels. Read more

  • Orlando Named Top City for Meetings and Events by Cvent
    on May 22, 2024

    On Tuesday, May 14, Virginia-based event software company Cvent released its 2024 list of the Top 50 Meeting Destinations in the U.S., with the City Beautiful taking the top spot. Read more

  • Surf Expo Sneak Peak: Surf Brands Sign Up in Full Force
    on May 15, 2024

    Choice will be served to buyers traveling to Orlando for the Surf Expo September show. A preview of the upcoming trade show’s floor has it shaping up to be a representation of today’s surf industry: emerging, up-and-coming, and legacy labels, all looking to write orders and nab more space on retailer shelves. Read more

  • Orlando Continues Its Reign as North America’s Top Meeting Spot for the Ninth Year
    on May 15, 2024

    Orlando has once again secured its position as the premier meeting destination in North America, according to Cvent, a leading provider of meetings, events, and hospitality technology. Read more

  • Orlando named Top Meeting Destination in North America
    on May 15, 2024

    Cvent named Orlando as the Top Meeting Destination in North America by the industry-leading meetings, events, and hospitality technology provider. This is the ninth time Orlando has been recognized by Cvent as the #1 meetings destination in the country. Read more

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