Universal Passholders are invited to Gabby’s Cat-tastic Dance Party

In honor of Passholder Appreciation Days, Universal Orlando Resort invites annual passholders to show off their moves with the star of the hit Netflix series, “Gabby’s Dollhouse,” for Gabby’s Cat-tastic…

Universal settles lawsuit on Gru character’s ‘OK’ gesture

Universal Orlando has settled a discrimination lawsuit with two families who claimed employees dressed as Gru from “Despicable Me” used a hate symbol in photos taken with their young Black…

Universal Beijing celebrates its one-year anniversary this month

Universal Beijing Resort is celebrating its one-year anniversary this month with special offers and activities, including a ceremony at Universal Studios theme park on Sept. 20, 2022. Images courtesy of…

‘Dark Arts At Hogwarts Castle’ returns to Universal Orlando Resort

The dark side of magic will take over The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort when the “Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle” projection show returns on Sept.…

Disney, Universal, SeaWorld nab Golden Ticket Awards – Orlando Sentinel

Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando and SeaWorld Orlando each landed Golden Ticket Awards, which recognize achievements in the theme park industry. Disney took home honors for Epcot’s Guardians of the…

Pay for two days, visit for four with Universal Orlando offer

“Buy Two Days, Get Two Days Free” offer returns to Universal Orlando Resort for travel through March 2, 2023, giving guests four days of access to Universal Studios and Islands…

Universal hopes Epic Universe will lure tourists for a week

Comcast’s leadership is optimistic the opening of the Epic Universe theme park at Universal Orlando in 2025 will make the resort a “week-long destination,” according to one executive. Jason Armstrong,…

Universal scare zones spur street frights

Scare zones are the glue that holds Halloween Horror Nights together, guiding visitors from house to house through spooky-themed environments built in the streets of Universal Studios. “I love to…

Universal puts ‘pedal to the metal’ on Epic Universe project

On International Drive near Sand Lake Road in Orlando, more than a dozen cranes tower behind souvenir T-shirt shops, forming a backdrop to The Wheel at ICON Park. The cranes…

Roller coaster updates at Universal, Disney World and SeaWorld (Ep. 157) – Orlando Sentinel

By Orlando Sentinel Podcasts Orlando Sentinel Sep 02, 2022 at 10:16 am The Revenge of the Mummy roller coaster at Universal Studios is now in “technical rehearsal” after being closed…