Things To Do in Orlando

Lake Buena Vista and Orlando Local Attractions

The Hilton Orlando Lake Buena Vista is located within the Walt Disney World® Resort so it is in close proximity to many local attractions and it sits on 23 acres of land. ISSTD Conference attendees staying at the Hilton will gain Extended Theme Park Hours including complimentary transportation to and from the following Walt Disney World® Theme Parks:

  • Magic Kingdom® Park
  • Disney's Animal Kingdom® Theme Park
  • Epcot®
  • Disney's Hollywood Studios®

The hotel is also within walking distance to the Downtown Disney® Area which includes:

  • Downtown Disney® Marketplace
  • Downtown Disney® West Side
  • Cirque du Soleil®

Onsite Dining Options at the Hilton
There are several dining options onsite at the hotel for your convenience. Hours of operation and additional details can be found here.

  • 24-Hour Mainstreet Market
  • Andiamo Italian Bistro
  • Benihana Steakhouse and Sushi
  • Covington Mill
  • In-Room Dining
  • John Ts
  • Rum Largo Poolside Bar & Cafe

Other discounted tickets to various attractions can be found by visiting the Orlando Convention and Visitors Bureau website! Just click on the logo below and discover all there is to know about visiting Orlando!

page updated on June 19, 2014

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Call for Proposals

1 July - 22 September 2014
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1 November 2014
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2015 Fee Schedule

1 November 2014
Registration Opens

1 Nov 2014 - 28 Feb 2015
Early Bird Pricing Available

1 Mar - 20 April 2015
Regular Pricing Available

Advanced Registration Open
Through 15 March 2015

Thereafter, On-Site Registration
Available 15-20 April 2015

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Are you new to the field, or just curious? Learn face-to-face from the experts and meet new friends.

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