TPT logo

Today is: Sun 21st December, 2014
Check today's latest news


Main menu

Islands of Adventure News

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

Subscribe now to receive weekly updates on Islands of Adventure news.
Theme park news by topic
Wizarding World at night image
Wednesday, November 03, 2010 08:40

Universal Orlando is to hold an exclusive event for Annual Passholders in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, the first such event to be held in the hugely popular land.

Universal Grinchmas image
Tuesday, November 02, 2010 08:43

Universal Orlando has revealed details of its 2010 holiday events, with Christmas-stealing thief the Grinch set to make a return to Islands of Adventure.

Jurassic Park logo
Wednesday, October 06, 2010 08:41

Universal Orlando is reportedly preparing the return of the long-closed Triceratops Encounter to Islands of Adventure, as it it continues to try and alleviate crowding in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Hogwarts Castle image
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 04:35

Universal Orlando's Wizarding World of Harry Potter has proven a huge hit with visitors, according to the results of a Theme Park Tourist survey.

Universal Studios Florida entrance
Saturday, August 07, 2010 04:24

Universal has raised ticket prices at its Orlando and Florida theme parks, following in the footsteps of Disney which raised its own prices on August 5.

Filch's Emporium of Confiscated Goods
Thursday, July 08, 2010 18:05

Universal Orlando has begun selling merchandise from the Wizarding World of Harry Potter via its online store, enabling Potter fans to purchase items without making a trip to Islands of Adventure.

Hogwarts Castle at night
Wednesday, July 07, 2010 20:13

Universal Orlando has begun testing special passes for entry to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, providing guests with guaranteed entry during a specified time window.

Harry Potter box set
Wednesday, June 23, 2010 20:28

Do you love Harry Potter? Have you been or are you planning on going to Universal's Wizarding World of Harry Potter? Do you like to win prizes?

Hogwarts Castle at night
Monday, June 21, 2010 19:46

Universal Orlando has finally opened the long-awaited Wizarding World of Harry Potter to the public, with huge crowds descending on Islands of Adventure for a chance to experience the $200 million land.

Hogwarts Castle at night
Friday, June 18, 2010 07:43

Universal Orlando will officially open its $200 million Wizarding World of Harry Potter to the public on Friday, June 18, despite receiving a bomb threat on Thursday night.

Harry Potter stars image
Wednesday, June 16, 2010 20:02

Universal Orlando will stream live online video of the grand opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter on June 18, as well as a "celebrity preview" event on June 16.

Halloween Horror Nights image
Tuesday, June 15, 2010 20:10

Universal Orlando has announced the dates for the 2010 Halloween Horror Nights events, with advance tickets now available.