The Orlando Eye at I-Drive 360 Marks First Year with Special Celebrations

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Merlin Entertainment announces opening dates for The Orlando Eye, Madame Tussauds and SEA LIFE Orlando

The Orlando Eye is kicking off 1 year of operation with some fun for everyone to enjoy.  The observation wheel will be offering complimentary tickets, Orlando Eye merchandise and VIP packages, gift cards to I-Drive 360 retailers and restaurants and more during the week of May 2-8 to celebrate 1 year of operation.

Other fun activites only available Wednesday, May 4 include:

  • A live DJ inside the Orlando Eye terminal
  • Special birthday décor inside Orlando Eye’s capsules
  • Balloon artists, face painters, entertainers and magicians throughout the area
  • Sweet treats provided by Sugar Factory
  • Cupcakes by Publix
  • A free digital photo download
  • Commemorative tickets

And to top it all off, The Orlando Eye will be lit in rainbow colors to celebrate the event!

The 400-foot observation wheel opened on May 4, 2015, with grand opening events, a pyro show, and world renowned aerialist Nik Wallenda walking on the structure of the Orlando Eye as it moved.

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