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Press Releases – Diagon Alley experiences, menus, packages

Press Releases: UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT REVEALS EXCITING ENTERTAINMENT AND INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCESFEATURED AT THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER – DIAGON ALLEY Guests Will Enjoy New Entertainment and Shows in Diagon Alley, Featuring Puppetry from Emmy Award-Winning Designer Michael Curry, and Other Interactive Experiences Imagine wandering up the cobbled street of Diagon Alley, turning into nearby…

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Roswell Detail in Universal’s Mini Golf

We online fans give Disney a lot of credit for “getting the details right” in the theme park environments. This reputation is richly earned. But Disney isn’t the only one who can do that; Universal (and its Imagineering equivalent, Universal Creative) can work at the same level of insane detail. Take for instance the Hollywood…

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Universal Mini-Golf: UFO side photo tour

This isn’t an update of anything new or recently altered, but just a photo tour of the UFO course at the Drive-In Mini Golf at Universal Studios Orlando (technically, at CityWalk… and in fact, partly under the walkway from the parking structure). It’s a great course with many varied elements – no two holes are…

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Cabana Bay – Uni’s New Hotel

It’s been open for several weeks now, but only recently did I get a chance to check out the newest arrival in lodging in Orlando: Cabana Bay Hotel, a value resort for Universal. The theming is obviously from the decades behind us (looks both 50s and 60s to me). There are many intricate details to…

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Press Release: “Rock the Universe” Christian music festival returns Sept 5-6

ORLANDO, Fla. (April 1, 2014) – Universal Orlando’s Rock the Universe, Florida’s biggest Christian music festival, returns September 5 and 6 with live performances by some of today’s hottest Christian artists, including Lecrae – who won Best Gospel Album at the 2013 Grammy Awards; Grammy and Billboard Music Award-winning hip hop artist tobyMac; four-time Grammy…