WATCH: Additional details for ‘Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure’ with Tom Felton and Alan Gilmore
Mar12

WATCH: Additional details for ‘Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure’ with Tom Felton and Alan Gilmore

New details have been released about the upcoming Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure attraction coming to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Universal’s Islands of Adventure this summer! The attraction promises a “new level of storytelling and innovative coaster technology with rich environments and sets.” In a new video released today featuring actor Tom Felton and art director Alan Gilmore we learn a...

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SPOTLIGHT: ‘E.T. Adventure’ at Universal Studios Florida is a slice retro theme park magic
Mar06

SPOTLIGHT: ‘E.T. Adventure’ at Universal Studios Florida is a slice retro theme park magic

E.T. Adventure at Universal Studios Florida is undoubtedly a slice of retro theme park fun. It is classic Universal creation that exists now only in Florida but at once point stood proudly at Universal’s Hollywood and Japan locations, as well. The immersive story begins in a forest where you board a bike-like vehicle (you don’t need to peddle here) and take off with ET on a journey to return him to his home, the...

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‘Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle’ will bring Dementors, Death Eaters, and Voldemort to life at Universal!
Feb28

‘Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle’ will bring Dementors, Death Eaters, and Voldemort to life at Universal!

A new sort of magic is brewing at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and it’s decidedly DARK! Both Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort will be bracing for Dark Arts at Hogwarts Castle! The new projection-mapped experience on the iconic Hogwarts Castle will summon As darkness falls on Hogwarts castle, Dementors, Death Eaters and other unspeakable creatures from Aragog and Mountain Trolls to Thestrals will...

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PICTORIAL: Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort is an incredible take on mid-century modern
Feb27

PICTORIAL: Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort is an incredible take on mid-century modern

On a recent visit to Florida, we really wanted to check out Universal’s Cabana Bay Beach Resort. We’re big fans of mid-century modern style so it gave us great pleasure to find with this property with an abundance of style and class. We didn’t stay as guests but just walking around gave us a sense for the wonderful attention to detail given to this “Prime Value” hotel. Universal hotels are split into four...

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JUST ANNOUNCED: Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure to open at Universal Orlando June 13
Feb21

JUST ANNOUNCED: Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure to open at Universal Orlando June 13

After Universal’s Dragon Challenge coaster closed at the Wizarding World, it became clear that a new attraction was in the works and while construction has been going for several months now, “mum” has been the word on details for the new coaster. We now have a name and theme for the new attraction: Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure! Plus, we now have a June 13 opening set for the new attraction!...

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WATCH: 9 new things we discovered at Universal Orlando Resort for 2019
Feb20

WATCH: 9 new things we discovered at Universal Orlando Resort for 2019

Although readers of MouseInfo are accustomed to us sharing info on the Mouse, we do from time to time take other adventures that might be relevant to our Disney-loving crowd. Last month, we visited Universal Orlando Resort and found a whole bunch of great memories and new things since our last visit. You might have seen that we stayed at the brand new Universal’s Aventura Hotel and absolutely loved it. But that was just the...

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PICTORIAL: We tried to pool-hop all 6 Universal Orlando Resort’s hotel pools!
Feb13

PICTORIAL: We tried to pool-hop all 6 Universal Orlando Resort’s hotel pools!

Sure, it’s winter but when you’re on vacation in Florida, you hit the water. Whether it’s the beach or a pool, a waterside view is basically mandatory and when we visited Universal Orlando Resort in January this year, we made good on this unofficial commitment to our water-baby selves. We stayed for a few days at Universal’s Aventura Hotel (check out our full-look pictorial at this hotel) and learned upon...

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Universal Orlando’s Buy-2 Get-2 ticket offers extra fun through June 30
Feb12

Universal Orlando’s Buy-2 Get-2 ticket offers extra fun through June 30

Disneyland Resort is currently offering some of its best deals in quite some time but if you’re Florida-bound, Universal Orlando has also got some solid specials going right now with the return of their Buy 2-Days, Get 2-Days Free ticket offer! The special is limited to U.S. and Canada residents but basically gives you TWO FREE DAYS with the purchase of 2-Day BASE or PARK-TO-PARK tickets. The ticket gives you access to...

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Universal Orlando’s 2019 ‘Mardi Gras Celebration’ to include BUSH, Gavin DeGraw, Macklemore
Feb06

Universal Orlando’s 2019 ‘Mardi Gras Celebration’ to include BUSH, Gavin DeGraw, Macklemore

Universal Orlando’s 2019 Mardi Gras Celebration kicks off this Saturday, February 9, with a live performance by English rock band, BUSH and continues on through the end of March with notables including Gavin DeGraw (Feb. 16), Dan + Shay (Feb. 17) and Macklemore (Feb. 23). Concert Schedule February 9: BUSH February 16: Gavin DeGraw February 17: Dan + Shay February 23: Macklemore March 2: Sabrina Carpenter March 9: Becky G March 10:...

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BOGO announced for Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando, plus hotel package offer
Feb06

BOGO announced for Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando, plus hotel package offer

Halloween Horror Nights proves to be one of Universal’s most popular seasons every year and for 2019 they’re offering a fantastic BOGO ticket offer and Hotel/Ticket package to help immerse you in even more of the thrills and chills of the event. BOGO Ticket Offer WHAT: Halloween Horror Nights Flex Sunday-Friday Ticket Offer which inlcudes One (1) guest admission for two (2) 2019 Halloween Horror Nights event nights on any...

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