Thrill junkies and adrenaline-seekers rejoice: a new experience is coming to give you a rush unlike any other. Skyplex, an upcoming multi-million dollar entertainment complex, plans to bring “SkyJump,” a 500-foot free fall diving experience from the top of Skyscraper Tower, to their future location on International Drive by 2019. [Read more…]
Just in time for April’s WrestleMania 33 in Orlando, Hulk Hogan’s Beach Shop Orlando is coming to International Drive. [Read more…]
Skyplex, an already record-setting complex coming to International Drive, with the planned Skyscraper, is adding even more thrills. [Read more…]
The skyline around International Drive is going to be changing dramatically over the next several years with the additions of the world’s tallest roller coaster, Orlando Eye, StarFlyer swing ride, and just announced today, a drop tower. [Read more…]
We first heard about the Skyscraper in June, but we now have a computer-rendered video showing exactly what a ride on the world’s tallest roller coaster will be like. It’s not for the faint of heart.
The 570-foot-tall Skyscraper will be a part of a new complex being built on the corner of International Drive and Sand Lake Road called Skyplex. It is expected to open in 2016. The Skyscraper will be 570 feet tall and will feature more than 10 inversions. There will also be a Skyplex observation deck at the top of the structure, offering views 535 feet from the ground.
Watch this ride-through and see if it’s something you’ll be brave enough to ride.
Plans were announced today to develop the world’s tallest roller coaster, The Skyscraper, and a Skyplex indoor entertainment complex at the north east corner of International Drive and Sand Lake Road. [Read more…]