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Before we get wild at EDC Orlando, it’s time to think about activities to do before or after the festival. 

We’re just weeks away from EDC Orlando 2017 at Tinker Field. Based on the festival map, this year’s event will be the biggest so far in terms of space and the addition of the Boombox Art Car.

Those of you taking a vacation to enjoy EDC Orlando may find yourselves looking to try some activities outside of the Tinker Field. Orlando is home to DisneyWorld, Universal Studios Florida, and other theme parks. Unfortunately, these huge and wonderful theme parks come with big price tags and long wait times. Rather than spend $100 or more at those parks, consider our list of adventures and activities under $100!

Orlando Coca Cola
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Get a bird’s eye view from the Coca-Cola Orlando Eye!

Looking to enjoy the sights of Orlando, especially during the sunset? Take a ride on the Coca-Cola Orlando Eye. You’ll be able to see the city from 400 feet in the air and they offer the Champagne Experience for those 21 and up. Purchase your ticket in advance and save 10%!

Orlando World of Chocolate Museum
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If you’re looking for something sweet, tour the World of Chocolate Museum & Cafe.

This educational tour takes you through the origins of chocolate and its rich history. The sculpture area in the museum has 25 solid chocolate sculptures on display such as the Statue of Liberty or the Eiffel Tower.

Learn how chocolate is made and what machinery is used to make it. The tour also includes a trip to the tasting room to for chocolate samples. Purchase your ticket HERE!

Operation City Quest
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Looking to explore the city but still want to have fun? Go on a City Quest!

Operation City Quest hosts a real-life scavenger hunt that you can play on your smartphone. The goal of the scavenger hunt is to find objects in the city and document adventure! This interactive activity might include street challenges or answering trivia questions for extra points. Book your City Quest for a fun adventure here.

Gatorland in Orlando
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Take a walk on the wild side at Gatorland!

Orlando is known for its gators, so why not enjoy a trip to Gatorland and go on the Screamin’ Gator Zipline ride? Gatorland features other wildlife, as well, and even has four rare white alligators. You can also attend activities in the park, including the Gator Wrestlin’ Show, where you’ll learn some survival tips. Tickets for Gatorland can be purchased HERE.

Do you have any great local recommendations? Let us know in the comments! 

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Music continues to play a big part of Lisa's life. Through the power of electronic music, she recognizes the importance of community in today's music scene. She enjoys not only listen to all types of music but interested in being active in the music community in hopes of promoting more positivity, acceptance, and great music.

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