Universal Studios

Author: Mark Plante | Published: May 18, 2022

Is SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida the Best Theme Park in the United States? USA Today’s 10Best thinks they are. USA Today recently released the top 10 domestic theme parks and none of the Disney World, Disneyland or Universal Studios parks in the United States were in the list. The USA Today “10Best” explains “A panel

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 8, 2022

Its that time of year again. The quiet time at the parks has come to an end and Spring Break 2022 is upon us. The only problem is that there was no “quiet” time this year at the Orlando parks. President Day weekend at the end of February had record crowds in the park to

several people at a party
several people at a party
Author: Mark Plante | Published: February 25, 2022

Beads, beads and more beads Universal Studio’s nightly Mardi Gras parade is fun for any age!!!

Author: Mark Plante | Published: February 21, 2022

As with Disney World, Universal Studios Florida has had a spike in attendance over the President’s Day weekend that has increased attraction wait-times to as long as 3 hours.

Author: Mark Plante | Published: January 18, 2022

With Shrek 4D recently closing, fans of Universal Studios are beginning to wonder whether the E.T. ride will be the next to go. The ride, which is based on the tremendously popular 1982 Stephen Spielberg film “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial” that opened in Universal Studios Florida in 1990 and is the only ride that is still

E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial
Author: Mark Plante | Published: January 17, 2022

Universal has announced the 2022 Mardi Gras Concert Series entertainment. This year provides a diverse group of performers from Country, to Classic Rock to Old School Rap. The performers and dates are as follows: Sugar Ray: Feb. 5 Diana Ross: Feb. 12 Barenaked Ladies: Feb. 19 Styx: Feb 20 Jon Pardi: Feb. 26 LL Cool

Author: Mark Plante | Published: December 31, 2021

Universal studios in Florida has canceled its New Year’s eve celebration. Record high cases of COVID-19 have caused the park to cancel at the last minute. Check back with theme Park Florida for more details.

Author: Mark Plante | Published: December 27, 2021

Universal Studios in Orlando, FL has now made masks mandatory in all indoor attractions, shows, stores and restaurants.  Below is an excerpt from the Universal Website: Updated Safety Guidelines The health and safety of our guests and team members is always our top priority. As a result, face coverings will now be required, effective Friday,

face mask on red background
face mask on red background
Author: Mark Plante | Published: November 23, 2021

A Universal Studios institution is coming to an end.  Universal Studios has announced that “Shrek 4d” will be closing After 17 years, January 10, 2022.  Universal Studios will also be closing the “Shrek’s Ye Olde Souvenir Shoppe”. The beloved dark ride takes place at the end of the first Shrek movie and follows the adventure of

Shrek 4d is Closing
Shrek 4d is Closing
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