Media Contact:

Wrenda Goodwyn
Communications Director
International Drive Resort Area
Email: Wrenda Goodwyn
Phone: 239-949-1808
Fax: 239-949-1635

Zina Talsma
Director of Sales & Marketing
International Drive Resort Area
Email: Zina Talsma
Phone 407-248-9590
Fax 407-248-9594

Orlando's tourism corridor: More than $1 billion in high-profile development planned through 2019 for the thriving I-Drive Resort Area

ORLANDO, FL - May 2016 - The I-Drive Resort Area continues to change, revitalize and increase its presence as a major player in Orlando's booming hospitality industry. The year 2015 was a game-changer for the tourism corridor with the opening of highly anticipated new projects including:

What's New May 2016

ORLANDO, FL (May2016) — Make summer plans now for a vacation getaway with endless fun including six of the world's most famous theme parks (SeaWorld, Discovery Cove, Aquatica - SeaWorld's Waterpark, Wet ‘n Wild, Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure), restaurants, dinner shows, shopping experiences, mega entertainment complexes, smaller family style...

I-Drive and its District Partners surpass goal in 14th Annual Salvation Army Angel Tree Program

The I-Drive Business Improvement District was able to bring some holiday joy to 922 area disadvantaged children when it partnered with the Salvation Army, along with WKMG News 6, for its 14th annual Angel Tree program for the 2015 holiday season. This equates to 25% of all Angels adopted in...

Family reunions - magical gatherings in the International Drive Resort Area

Reconnect. Celebrate cherished family memories. Enjoy being together. Make some new memories. Have fun. Laugh until you cry. This is what family reunions are all about.

I-Drive Sizzles! The I-Drive District Debuts New Digital Video Marketing Content

We're kicking off 2016 with all new destination videos that celebrate the thrills, the fun, and the flavors of International Drive. Premiering this month, The "I Sizzle Video Campaign" is a fresh, contemporary approach to promoting I-Drive on our resort website and social media platforms.

Planning an Orlando vacation? I-Ride Trolley utilizes latest technology to transport visitors along tourist corridor

If you're planning a vacation to the Central Florida area, the I-Ride Trolley is a must-do for your visit. It's easy. Saves time. Affordable. Stress-free. And it delivers you right to where you want to go!

I-Drive is the hot place to be in Central Florida: Families make unforgettable vacation memories at new attractions

Family fun is what it is all about in the International Drive Resort Area! And there is so much new for visitors to explore. Even the parents get to be a kid again! Visit the attractions with the kids and then check into a spa, play a round of golf,...

Want to save on vacation? Check out these tips for stretching your budget in the International Drive

Looking to save on your Orlando vacation (and who isn't?)! In the heart of Orlando’s tourism district, International Drive offers accommodations, dining, attractions and shopping for every budget. And special deals are always available by searching this site.

Pet-Friendly - International Drive Resort Area Has Gone to the Dogs!

If you can't leave home without your four-legged family member, there are lots of choices in the International Drive Resort Area that will cater to your pet while you visit!

It is Fun (and Easy) Being Green in the Orlando Tourist Corridor with I-Drive Green Initiatives

It’s easy being green even when you visit the International Drive Resort Area! Orlando's popular tourist destination offers lots of ways for its guests to put environmentally responsible practices.

From the World's Largest to the World's Best, the I-Drive Resort Area Offers Endless Dining Adventures!

Dining is just one more adventure for visitors to the International Drive Resort Area! With a surprisingly diverse array of epicurean delights, culinary choices include American, Brazilian, Caribbean, Chinese, Greek, Ethiopian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Mediterranean, Mexican, Italian and Thai.

Put Some Glamour in Your Next Vacation

Splurge on the Luxurious Side of International Drive! We all need some well-deserved pampering and slurging on a few luxurious treats on vacation and the International Drive Resort Area has it all: World class accommodations, soothing spas, elegant dining, great shopping, golfing and special tours fit for a VIP: YOU!!! Check...

Relax and Rejuvenate!

On vacation or attending a meeting, The International Drive Resort Area offers lots of ways to chill out

Weddings - Say 'I do' and Celebrate the Wedding of Your Dreams in the International Drive Resort Area

Orlando is one of the world’s most popular wedding and honeymoon destinations. Situated in the center of all of the magic, it is no wonder that the International Drive Resort Area provides destination wedding locations that range from tropical to romantic to themed for an unforgettable day for the couple...

Meeting in Orlando?
I-Drive has all of the components for successful meetings

There are many reasons to choose the International Drive Resort Area in Orlando as the site for successful meetings and events. Flexible convention space, a wide range of accommodations, top-rated airports and convention center and sophisticated retail, dining and entertainment districts make it a top pick among meeting planners.

Shopping Addictions Satisfied Here!!! International Drive Resort Area Offers Orlando Visitors Endless Shopping for Hot Bargains!

As one of the top five most popular shopping destinations in the US, Orlando is a shopper's paradise. And the I-Drive area is well-known for its designer outlets and great bargains.

The International Drive Resort Area Offers Year-Round, Championship Golf in a Vacation Paradise

The I-Drive area is known for its world famous attractions, non-stop entertainment, great dining and shopping and it is home to the second largest convention center in the US And Orlando’s tourist corridor also provides a golf mecca known for its championship courses designed by legends to provide play year-round...

Public-Private Partnership results in Tourist Oriented Policing Squad

ORLANDO, FL (April 19, 2010)—One of the world’s top tourist and meeting destinations, the International Drive Resort Area, continues with enhanced support of its highly successful prototype safety program, thanks to a grant that has been awarded to Orange County through the US Department of Justice stimulus program.