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Universal Studios Florida News

Want to keep up with the latest Universal Studios Florida news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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Sunday, October 09, 2016 05:50

This week's update includes news of a surprise returning attraction plus the final farewell for the Main Street Electrical Parade.

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Friday, October 07, 2016 13:18

Walt Disney World’s theme parks will be closed today for the first time in over a decade, as Central Florida braces itself for the impact of Hurricane Matthew.

Thursday, October 06, 2016 05:23

Here's everything we know right now about closures and reduced schedules at Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort, SeaWorld Orlando, and LEGOLAND resort.

Sunday, September 11, 2016 04:47

Two refurbishments are confirmed, a beloved character is confirmed to be leaving, plus a holiday favorite returns in this week's jam-packed update!

Sunday, September 04, 2016 05:50

This week brings Mickey's Not-so-Scary Halloween Party back to the Magic Kingdom, plus two new refurbishments to Disney's Hollywood Studios!

Sunday, August 28, 2016 04:07

A new character experience, a returning Epcot favorite and a returning fall event highlight this week's update!

Tuesday, August 16, 2016 04:35

The arrival of Death Eaters for Halloween and the potential end of Dragon Challenge are among the developments you might have missed at Universal's various Wizarding Worlds....

Sunday, July 31, 2016 03:06

A weird patent application and new additions at Epcot and the Magic Kingdom highlight this week's update!

Sunday, July 10, 2016 03:28

This week brings a new addition to Epcot, a limited time test to the Magic Kingdom, and more!

Sunday, June 19, 2016 05:20

This week saw new attractions, soft openings and more come to Walt Disney World!

Monday, June 06, 2016 06:18

Orlando theme parks are about to get hit with another bout of bad weather....

Sunday, May 01, 2016 05:17

This week, an unconventional runDisney event is announced, a former park icon is torn down plus SeaWorld hints at the return of a beloved entertainment offering that was originally cancelled back in 2014...


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