RUNNING UNIVERSAL coming to Orlando with ‘Epic Character Race’ 5K and 10K
Sep12

RUNNING UNIVERSAL coming to Orlando with ‘Epic Character Race’ 5K and 10K

After launching earlier this year Universal Studios Hollywood, RUNNING UNIVERSAL will be stretching out its legs with a new race coming to Orlando in 2020! Universal Orlando Resort will host its own first-ever Running Universal Epic Character Race with a 5K and 10K which will offer runners a first-ever opportunity to race through Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure, surrounded by some of the most iconic...

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UNIVERSAL’S EPIC UNIVERSE is coming, new theme park and entertainment complex
Aug01

UNIVERSAL’S EPIC UNIVERSE is coming, new theme park and entertainment complex

Universal’s Epic Universe is coming. An entire fourth theme park to add to their roster which already includes two full parks and a water park. The new theme park will also feature an entertainment center, hotels, shops, restaurants and more. It’s location is technically a little bit outside all of the action from the main resort area where the parks, hotels, and CityWalk are located. t will be located within a larger 750-acre...

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Tableside S’mores are just some of the highlights at fresh-fired BIGFIRE at Universal Orlando
Jun27

Tableside S’mores are just some of the highlights at fresh-fired BIGFIRE at Universal Orlando

It’s lit! BIGFIRE has finally opened its doors and it’s ready to serve up a fun and unique dining experience that aims to draw modern inspiration from open-fire cooking and the nostalgia of long summer evenings. Opening exclusively at Universal CityWalk at Universal Orlando Resort, the new destination restaurant aims to take you into lakeside summer house, creating an atmosphere reminiscent of relaxed evenings spent at the...

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Universal’s Endless Summer Resort food court to offer So-Cal inspired flavors, surfside vibes
May23

Universal’s Endless Summer Resort food court to offer So-Cal inspired flavors, surfside vibes

One of the most surprising elements when we stayed at Unviersal Studios Orlando earlier this year was the great food options available at our Universal hotel and with the upcoming Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Surfside Inn and Suites it looks like that trend will continue. Universal recently confirmed some of the options that will be available for the sipping, dining, and noshing. Beach Break Cafe is a casual dining food court...

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WATCH: POV tease of upcoming ‘Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure’
May20

WATCH: POV tease of upcoming ‘Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure’

Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure is just a few weeks from making its magical debut at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Hogsmeade, in Universal’s Islands of Adventure park and to help drum up excitement, Universal has offered a POV video of the new attraction in action! RELATED POST YOU’RE A ROBOT, HAGRID! First look at new figure for Universal ‘Motorbike’ attraction While the new video doesn’t show such of the...

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Here’s a taste of what you can expect on the menu at the new Universal ‘TODAY Cafe’
May03

Here’s a taste of what you can expect on the menu at the new Universal ‘TODAY Cafe’

A fresh new menu with a variety of options is coming to Universal Studios Florida at their new TODAY Cafe set to open up on May 16. Designed to feel like stepping onto the iconic TODAY set, the new cafe will serve specialty food and beverage options, including fresh in-house baked pastries, salads, sandwiches and locally-roasted coffee including the TODAY Cafe blend, a unique coffee blend made exclusively for the cafe. NBC’s Al Roker...

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Universal Orlando holiday season promises return of fan-favorites
Apr22

Universal Orlando holiday season promises return of fan-favorites

Universal Orlando Resort has already got their minds on the holiday season Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter WHERE: Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure “The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts Castle” takes place as night falls. Guests will revel in a stunning projection of holiday spirit as Christmas moments inspired by J.K. Rowling’s stories Decorations on Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley with the...

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FIRST LOOKS: Daily updates on inhabitants of ‘Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure’
Apr15

FIRST LOOKS: Daily updates on inhabitants of ‘Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure’

Universal Orlando Resort is unleashing looks every day this week (through April 19) at the inhabitants that will be featured in Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure. We’ll update this post as more info becomes available. Fluffy, the Three-Headed Dog Fluffy is a giant three-headed dog that’s known for being the trusted guard dog of the Sorcerer’s Stone.Proceed with caution – he’s a guard dog first and foremost. And, as...

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Elegant incorporation of theme shown in new renderings for Universal’s Endless Summer Resort
Apr10

Elegant incorporation of theme shown in new renderings for Universal’s Endless Summer Resort

Relaxing summer vistas are the overall theme for the upcoming Universal’s Endless Summer Resort and we can see just how nicely that theme is being interpreted for the new Value resort thanks to new renderings released today. The Resort is split into two distinct properties:  Surfside Inn and Suites and Dockside Inn and Suites. The decor differs slightly between the two based on their respective names but both aim to deliver a...

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Universal Orlando Resort is bringing a BIGFIRE to Universal CityWalk
Apr09

Universal Orlando Resort is bringing a BIGFIRE to Universal CityWalk

BIGFIRE is the hottest new restaurant coming to Universal Orlando Resort. The all-new, full-service restaurant promises a specially created menu and a highly-themed environment for the Universal CityWalk lineup. About BigFire At the heart of the venue will be a custom wood fire grill that will allow guests to see their meal being prepared from anywhere in the restaurant. And for the first time at Universal Orlando, each dish will be...

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