Orlando is synonymous with family fun. So it makes sense that the Tom Joyner Family Reunion takes place in our beautiful, exciting destination every year.
Orlando has thrilling theme parks, 100 of some of the world’s most unique attractions, great restaurants, pulse-pounding nightlife. And we have culture.
Look just beyond the veil of Orlando’s world-class reputation for excitement, and you’ll find opportunities for your family to bond and experience journeys through the pages of Orlando’s rich African-American history.
While you’re at the Tom Joyner Family Reunion, we’re quite sure you’ll be taking in some of the sights at our world-famous theme parks: Walt Disney World® Resort, Universal Orlando® Resort and SeaWorld® Orlando. Orlando’s newest attraction, LEGOLAND® Florida, caters especially to families with children ages 2 to 12.
But we also have distinct nightlife experiences – from BB Kings Blues Club at Pointe Orlando to downtown Orlando, where nightclubs and lounges dot the main corridor along Orange Avenue. You’ll also find top-notch steakhouses, cozy dessert bars and enough entertainment options to fill your nights with fun.
And did we mention the shopping? Shopping in Orlando means endless options: from upscale malls, to open-air outlet centers and fanciful boutiques in quaint districts. Head out to quaint,downtown Winter Park, where you’ll find gourmet restaurants and shops filled with haute couture fashions.
And if you’re looking for culture, we have plenty.
The Hannibal Square Heritage Center is just steps away from Winter Park. Exhibitions, photographs and works of art at the center capture the lives of Winter Park’s close-knit, African-American community.
To learn more about Orlando’s distinct African-American history, tour the Well’s Built Museum, once a famous hotel where Ray Charles and Count Basie stayed. Learn about one of Orlando’s most famous writers, Zora Neale Hurston, at the museum that bears her name.
Looking for theater or live shows? We got that, too. Laugh the night away at the Orlando Improv, where comedians like Gary Owen and Tommy Davidson regularly perform. Be a part of the act during SAK Comedy Lab’s show, where comedian Wayne Brady got his start.
When you visit Orlando for the Tom Joyner Family Reunion, you’ll see why Orlando is the perfect place to strengthen family bonds and ties to your history.
Go to VisitOrlando.com for a listing of events, things to do and tips during your stay.
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This Week’s Celebrity Instagrams (10/15-10/21)
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1. Just a NY girl with BIG dreams....
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2. HAPPY CHILDREN=QUALITY PARENTING. We don't always see eye to eye on everything and that's normal. We're human beings. But we come together and do it right for what's important, the kids. We are not enemies, we are parents. And we are parents 1st. S/O to @monyettashaw for making Mason's bday memorable. S/O to @itscrystalsmith at home taking care of our other lil' Prince. ❤️❤️❤️ THIS IS WHAT CO-PARENTING LOOKS LIKE. #Blessed #Happy #AboveTheDrama #BiggerThanUs
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3. So happy to finally be able to share with you all that I’m the new Global Brand Ambassador for @Revlon! Follow my day on RevlonSnaps. Yay! Choose Love, Everybody! #RevlonXCiara #chooselove #ad
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4. Glam on point!!!@makeupbymotoko & @shaylinjoneshair #easybreezy @lifetimetv #beachesmovie #january2017 😘
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5. ✨True love ✨📸: @jessiemarrerophotography
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7. Today was not easy..but by the grace of God we all got through it. Words cannot express our gratitude for all of your Prayers, Positive thoughts and Support for us throughout the years. Tommy will be missed but most certainly never forgotten...And PLEASE don't ask "Where's Martin?.." he was there too...just not in this picture. Lol! God bless you all.. #LoveConquersAll #MartinShow
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9. West coast get ready for #RockyHorror. I will be live tweeting again. #letsdothetimewarpagain
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10. #THEKEYS pre order yours now ... Available everywhere #NOV22 #WeTheBest 🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑🔑
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11. We about to ROCK at #KCABlackBall!! All for our life-changing effort to end 🌎 AIDS.
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12. Today's #SNAPJACK is brought to you by @yazzthegreatest 😂😂😂💋💋💋
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13. Damn girl you kinda old to be headed to the Go Go. You coming in at the age they leaving. LMAO
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14. Daddy daycare B-Boxin with @acewellstucker @shopraisingace
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15. #FBF Naviyd & URV "LIL MONSTERS"
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16. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ONE OF THE BIGGEST LEGENDS IN OUR HIPHOP HISTORY! @snoopdogg CONTINUED BLESSING AND LOVE FAMILY!!!!! REAL OG!
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17. Thank you for a beautiful night VSU! Let's do it again! #HOMECOMING
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18. Had a great time this morning with my familia Erica, Griff & Truth!!
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19. Check out my interview on @essence facebook live. #inmyownwords #nycpromo #day2
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20. #She💋 #tbt #TheCoveAtTheAtlantis #DawgPawsAndAll
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21. Bae #retailtherapy
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22. Why me and @coryhardrict got the same pose... and notee... new mouth #naked
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23. When my husband is my personal 'hype-man'! it kills me every time! 💜😂 #WHATNOW #lostfiles📷
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24. Diggy Simmons
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25. Hand full of @jacquieaiche 💙💎💍 @esnail_la 💅🏾
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26. SuperSoulers! You can watch my interview with Carl Lentz live from my Facebook page, tomorrow at 11a ET| 8a PT. #SuperSoulSunday
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27. 💋 .. When the friendship is easy like Sunday morning. ☀️
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28. Sunday mornings are the best........... hugs and cuddles with my angel
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29. #huggar16 #hellohuggars
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30. My gym is everywhere!.. #RnBMoney #TheGeneral 📸: @twelvepastseven
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31. Nothing I would rather be doing... Rocko setting up our movie, Romelō working on a puzzle & Laiyah singing and sharing all she's learning at school... I'm so grateful for the joy they've brought into my life ... Praying for peace , joy & love in the home of EVERY family ♥️ #HeadScarfPJSunday LOL 😂
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