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This 2014 photo shows animatronic bank tellers at Gringotts Bank, part of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando. Orlando’s theme park attractions make it an appealing destination for business travelers as well as leisure tourists. Conventions and conferences often book attractions like the Harry Potter park for exclusive after-hours access for their attendees. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)
This 2014 photo shows animatronic bank tellers at Gringotts Bank, part of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley at Universal Orlando. Orlando’s theme park attractions make it an appealing destination for business travelers as well as leisure tourists. Conventions and conferences often book attractions like the Harry Potter park for exclusive after-hours access for their attendees. (AP Photo/John Raoux, File)

Bleisure travel shows Orlando parks not just for kids

A helicopter manufacturer landed a new model chopper at Walt Disney World. A tech conference booked Universal's Harry Potter park. Those are just a few examples of how conventions and conferences take advantage of Orlando, Florida's theme parks when they hold their meetings there. The parks are obviously a big attraction for families, but those rides aren't ...