Kids can mine for collectable sea shells, genuine pearls for free with purchase of ticket to The Wheel
ORLANDO, Fla. (Sept. 2, 2021) – The Pearl Express Train at ICON Park has added an authentic outdoor mining experience at its rustic train station.
From Sept. 4 to 6, children can enjoy the fresh air and the outdoors mining in a real sluice for unique seashells from around the world and genuine pearls – a $10 value with the purchase of a ticket to The Wheel. The mine is located right in front of The Wheel house at the Pearl Express Train Station.
“The best way to spend a long weekend is with some family fun time,” said Chris Jaskiewicz, ICON Park president and CEO. “With nearly 50 amazing restaurants, funky bars, boutique shops, and Can’t-miss attractions, there’s something for every member of the family to enjoy at ICON Park.”
The Pearl Express Train tour allows you to take in all the sights, sounds, and smells of ICON Park. Fun for all ages, the train departs in front of The Wheelhouse throughout the day. Young children and those who remain young at heart will cherish this fun-filled, memorable experience. With the recent edition of a mine, keep the adventure going by sluicing for beautiful seashells and you may even find a real pearl treasure.
ICON Park is at the center of the International Drive Resort Area and Orlando Entertainment District. With free parking and conveniently located near I-4, Universal Boulevard and the Beachline, this premiere entertainment complex is easy to access for any Central Florida resident or Orlando tourist.
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About ICON Park
ICON Park™ is a 20-acre, walkable entertainment destination in the heart of the Orlando Entertainment District on International Drive. A perfect place to ride, dine, drink and explore, ICON Park has more than 40 amazing restaurants, funky bars, boutique shops, and Can’t-miss attractions, all anchored by The Wheel, a jaw-dropping observation wheel that stands 400 feet – 40 stories – in the air. Guests can visit SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium, Madame Tussauds Orlando, Museum of Illusions, In The Game ICON Park and 7D Motion Theater. Dining options include Gordon Ramsay Fish & Chips, Yard House, Blake Shelton’s Ole Red, Uncle Julio’s Mexican From Scratch, Tin Roof, Sugar Factory, Tapa Toro, Shake Shack, and more. Free parking is available in a multi-level, on-site garage, just steps from all the action. Learn more at ICONParkOrlando.com. Follow ICON Park on social media @ICONParkOrlando.