Universal Studios Reveals All-New Details about “Dreamworks Land” Attractions Opening Summer 2024
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by Danielle Plato
1M ago
With so many exciting projects in the works at Universal Orlando Resort, it’s hard to believe that guests could be seeing new attractions as early as this summer – but that is precisely what Universal has announced! Any park guest who has ventured back towards the old Kidzone Park area has been able to see the progress being made on what Universal is dubbing “Dreamworks Land,” a brand new family-focused land debuting in Universal Studios Orlando this summer. Dedicated to bringing some of animation’s most lovable and memorable characters to life right inside of Universal Studios Florida, Dreamw ..read more
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SeaWorld Orlando Reclassifies Opening Timeline for New Roller Coaster
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by Shane Winsten
1M ago
Seaworld Orlando’s new family launch coaster, ‘Penguin Trek,’ has been delayed from a spring 2024 opening to a general 2024 timeframe, according to SeaWorld Orlando’s website. This comes as the coaster recently celebrated its track being complete, according to a social media post. SeaWorld Orlando did not respond when asked for comment about the reclassification. Penguin Trek was announced in late September as a replacement for Empire of the Penguin, a trackless dark ride that opened in 2013. Empire of the Penguin never reopened after the park closed during the Covid-19 pandemic. This will be ..read more
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The Monster Makeover Experience Hits Universal Orlando
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by Danielle Plato
2M ago
One of the newest offerings at Universal Studios Orlando has finally opened. At home in the Five and Dime on Hollywood, the Universal Monster Makeover experience is a unique opportunity that guests can book to experience a Hollywood transformation. For $65 for the half-face or $125 for the full-face experience, guests can choose from a variety of looks inspired by classic monsters, past Halloween Horror Nights looks, and new lines of blended looks inspired by some of Universal’s most famous events, like Mardi Gras. The experience can range anywhere from twenty-five minutes to a full hour depen ..read more
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‘Mardi Gras: International Flavors of Carnaval’ Kicks Off At Universal Orlando Resort!
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by Danielle Plato
2M ago
Orlando’s biggest party is back in town! With Universal Orlando Resort hosting many well-known ‘marquis’ events, one of the biggest of the year has just rolled back around! On February 3rd, 2024, the two-month-long celebration officially hit Universal Orlando, bringing the sounds and flavors of New Orleans to our backyard. Featuring unique food and drink options alongside a thrilling parade party and an authentic bead throw every night along the parade route, Mardi Gras has been a staple of Orlando Celebrations for years. This year, Universal Orlando Resort is proud to announce all new food bo ..read more
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Universal’s VIP Mardi Gras Event, the “Ride and Dine”, is a Wildly Fun and Flavor-Filled Mardi Gras Experience!
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by Danielle Plato
2M ago
Anyone who has attended Universal Studios Orlando’s Mardi Gras event knows that becoming a bead thrower on a parade float is a highly sought-after experience. In the years that Universal offered this experience as a free, limited-availability perk to annual passholders, spots were booked up within the hour of registration going live. In addition to letting guests scramble for a spot in a daily virtual queue for the chance to ride one of the Mardi Gras floats, Universal has introduced a paid booking method for experiencing this exciting Universal Studios event from a new angle. Complete with a ..read more
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Six Things To Try at Universal Orlando Resort
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by Danielle Plato
2M ago
If you’re a resident of Orlando, Florida, chances are you consider yourself an expert on all the ins and outs of Universal Orlando Resort. We all know the best places to find light bites and we all have our secret tricks to beating the long lines on some of Universal’s most popular attractions. But in addition to all of the well-known and frequently talked about hidden gems at Universal, there are a few lesser-known things to keep an eye out for on your next trip to the parks. Here are a few of my favorites: 1. Breakfast at the Three Broomsticks If you find yourself lucky enough to be at the ..read more
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Universal Orlando Announces ‘Epic Universe’ Interactive Preview Center for Universal CityWalk
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by Shane Winsten
2M ago
Along with the reveal of the five lands at ‘Universal Epic Universe,’ Universal Orlando Resort has also confirmed today that a preview center for the new park will open later this year at Universal CityWalk. “More details about Universal Epic Universe – including the debut of an interactive preview center at Universal CityWalk later this year that will offer a sneak peek at the new theme park – will be revealed in the months ahead,” according to a press release from Universal Orlando Resort. While a location for the new preview center was not specifically mentioned, the Universal Legacy Store ..read more
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LEGO® NINJAGO® Weekends Return to Legoland Florida Resort
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by Shane Winsten
2M ago
Legoland Florida Resort began “LEGO® NINJAGO® Weekends,” featuring a new “Path of the Dragon” activity guide last weekend.   “During this limited-time event, guests can unlock their true ninja potential through high-energy activities and shows, all-new ninja-worthy treats, and exclusive meet-and-greets with their favorite heroes from the world of LEGO® NINJAGO®,” according to a press release from Legoland Florida Resort.  The event will continue on Jan. 27-28, Feb. 3-4, 10-11, and 17-19, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. This event is included with general admission and select an ..read more
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Universal Orlando Releases New Details and First Look for ‘Universal Epic Universe’
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by Briar
2M ago
Universal Orlando has released the first look and more details about the highly-anticipated new park, Universal Epic Universe, which is set to open in 2025 in Orlando, Florida. Epic Universe is set to feature more than 50 attractions, entertainment, dining, and shopping experiences, branching off into different “worlds” that will leave you completely immersed in some of Universal’s most beloved properties. The heart and hub of Epic Universe will be Celestial Park, the first area guests will encounter as they enter. CELESTIAL PARK With acres of rolling gardens, chasing waterways and strolling ..read more
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SeaWorld Orlando Announces All-New “Just For Kids” Weekend for Sesame Street Land’s 5th Birthday
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by Briar
2M ago
SeaWorld Orlando has kicked off Sesame Street Land’s 5th birthday celebration with an all-new “Just For Kids Weekend”! The weekends will start January 27 and run through April 28, will have guests immersed in new activities, character photo ops, and more. Guests can experience the new Sesame Street Birthday Parade, a Birthday Breakfast Bash, and more. You’ll be able to meet Blippi and Meekah during the weekend as well. The dynamic duo will be hosting multiple FREE meet-and-greet sessions at the Nautilus Theater throughout the weekend. Limited space is available, so make sure to secure you ..read more
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