Orlando is a city in central Florida, and it has the best of fancy theme parks and water parks. It is more popularly known for Walt Disney World and the Universal that astonishes even the most experienced travelers.
Orlando goes by the nickname "the City Beautiful." The very symbol for this is the Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain.
Besides, there is an unbelievable amount of entertainment to experience here in the City Beautiful. The city serves visitors with huge shopping malls and magnificent boating experiences. Also, expect vibrant nightlife events and some of America's finest beaches.
Other than these contemporary attractions, Orlando has mind-blowing historical museums and art galleries. These include the Orlando Museum of Art and Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. Additionally, Orlando houses the world's second-largest convention facility in the US. It's known as the Orange County Convention Centre.
Although, all these gorgeous facilities are bland without a touch of music to them. Thus, Orlando hosts frequent live shows and concerts that intensify the immersive experience tourists seek. The conventional performers seen here are Rick Springfield, Little River Band, Survivor, Simple Plan, Starship, Lonestar, Village People, The Spinners, Jo Dee Messina, Night Ranger, Foghat, Electric Light Orchestra, Don Felder (Eagles), The Guess Who, and Blood, Sweat & Tears. Can it get any cooler?
Hip hop music, metal, rock, reggaeton, and Latino music scenes are some of the acclaimed tones of the city. Such fusions are the primary influence for nurturing leading bands like Matchbox Twenty, NSync, and Backstreet Boys.
In addition, Orlando is home to numerous recording studios and producers. This factor had a significant impact in escalating the boyband craze back in the 1990s. Apart from therefore mentioned bands, the reputed Seven Mary Three and Alter Bridge are from Orlando. Even the Christian hip-hop act Group 1 Crew have originated from Orlando.
The firm establishment of these bands inspired the origin of other musical congregations. A few of these are – the metal band Skrape, screamo band From First to Last, alternative metal band Fireflight, heavy metal bands Trivium and Mindscar, Blood on the Dance Floor, Sleeping with Sirens, and Broadway.
Having such established roots in the genre of screamo, metalcore, and punk, Orlando holds an annual concert called the Vans Warped Tour. This is exclusively dedicated to these genres.
To sum it up, Orlando concerts and events take you on a joyride, irrespective of your artistic preferences.