Pointe Orlando Offers Something for Everyone
If you have a buffer day scheduled from the theme parks, or simply looking for something fun to do for the afternoon or evening, there’s no need to look further than Pointe Orlando. Centrally located on International Drive just across from the Orange County Convention Center, this unique destination features a multitude of entertainment, shopping, and dining and group venue options.
If you think Pointe Orlando is just another open air shopping concept with a few restaurants scattered in, think again. This entertainment center is located across 17 prime acres adorned with palm trees, a pond, and beautiful fountains for all to enjoy!
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Pointe Orlando Entertainment
There are several venues at Pointe Orlando that offer up fun for the entire family. Head over to the Regal Cinemas Stadium 20+ IMAX + 4DX theater to enjoy a movie experience like no other! You can even enjoy bowling, billiards, laser tag and more at Main Event Entertainment!
A great educational experience for the family can be found at WonderWorks (just look for the upside-down mansion!). We highly recommend taking in the WonderZones, which features over 100 interactive exhibits and displays. These include the Imagination Lab, Space Discovery, Light & Sound Zone, Natural Disasters, Far Out Art Gallery, and a Physical Challenge Zone. There’s also an indoor ropes course, laser tag, 4D XD motion theater, and even a Magic Comedy dinner show.
Have a birthday landing during vacation? No worries! Head over to Monkey Joe’s for the kids to enjoy birthday cake and hours of entertainment on their huge indoor playground!
Lest you think Pointe Orlando is just for the kiddos, there’s plenty to do for adults as well. Dubbed as “Beyond Laser Tag: Your Indoor War,” be sure to enjoy Hard Knocks with your friends. Also known as a great team building experience, schedule some fun time with your co-workers during your next convention center gathering.
There’s also no shortage of nightlife at Pointe Orlando. Enjoy great music, food, and drinks at: Blue Martini, B.B. King’s Blues Club, Minus5° Ice Bar, Lafayette’s Music Room, and the IMPROV Comedy Theater & Fat Fish Blue Restaurant. For the current Improv Comedy Theater line-up, click here.
Pointe Orlando Dining
In addition to the nightlife dining options above, there are many other choices available at Pointe Orlando, no matter your fare. Get your food senses and taste buds ready as you decide among some great choices. These include Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar, Copper Canyon Grill, Taverna Opa, The Capital Grille, The Oceanaire Seafood Room, Marlow’s Tavern, Itta Bena, Maggiano’s Little Italy, and Johnny Rockets.
If that’s not enough for you, there’s also a Tacos Legendarios food truck, Giano Caffé to enjoy your espresso, and a Ben & Jerry’s Homemade Ice Cream for dessert.
Pointe Orlando Shopping
For most, no travel experience is complete without a little retail therapy. Pointe Orlando definitely does not disappoint so put on your shopping shoes and enjoy: Hollister, FLOW, Victoria’s Secret, Tommy Hilfiger, Design by U, Charming Charlie, Tommy Bahama Store, Moondance Trading Company, Tharoo & Company Jewelry, Redi to Pedi, 1 For The Road, and Status by Sneaker Syndicate. Pointe Orlando also features a Mr. Barber Spa that offers hair, beard & shave, skincare, and salon therapy services.
Pointe Orlando Groups
Pointe Orlando can accommodate group gatherings of all sizes, with many of its restaurants offering semi-private and private space to reserve, as well as buyouts of the entire dining area. The property is so enormous that it can facilitate up to 10,000 guests for special events and even block parties!
Pointe Orlando Commercial Use in Films
According to the development’s website, Pointe Orlando has also been “the chosen location for numerous film projects, commercials, product launches and road shows”. Pointe Orlando offers “an array of onsite possibilities to companies or parties desiring to uniquely brand their event.”
For more information or to book a venue for your party or organization, be sure to visit: www.PointeOrlando.com.
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