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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!

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Flamingo Land entrance
Tuesday, February 12, 2013 11:26

Disneyland Resort to enforce FASTPASS return windows, Disneyland Paris updates the Disney Dreams show and Lightwater Valley adds a new farm-themed area for 2013.

Lord of the Rings logo
Monday, February 04, 2013 11:36

Alton Towers to overhaul on-site hotel, Tony Baxter steps down from Walt Disney Imagineering and a dispute could threaten Universal Orlando's Lord of the Rings plans.

Jurassic Park
Monday, January 21, 2013 12:43

Alton Towers names new coaster as The Smiler, Jurassic Park upgrade rumoured for Islands of Adventure and old friends return to Disney's Magic Kingdom.

Shanghai Disneyland concept art
Monday, January 07, 2013 12:38

Alton Towers' SW7 coaster rumoured to be delayed, Walt Disney World teases MyMagic+ system and Disneyland confirms a new show for the Fantasyland Theater.

Disneyland Explorer screenshot
Friday, December 14, 2012 11:56

Universal Orlando hits a Butterbeer milestone, while Disney struggles to cope with the new Be Our Guest restaurant's popularity at the Magic Kingdom.

Butterbeer celebration
Friday, December 14, 2012 11:52

Universal Orlando is celebrating the sale of the 5 millionth Butterbeer at Islands of Adventure's Wizarding World of Harry Potter, which opened in 2010.

Universal Orlando Resort logo
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 14:10

The Universal Orlando Resort is reported to have approved some $1.5 billion of spending on new attractions, as it aims to build on the success of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

Magic Kingdom castle
Thursday, May 31, 2012 08:33

Disney's theme parks again occupy the top positions in the industry's annual attendance report, although rival Universal's parks continue to perform well.

Universal Orlando Resort logo
Wednesday, May 30, 2012 08:37

The Universal Orlando Resort has followed in the footsteps of the Disneyland Resort and raised its ticket prices for the summer 2012 season.

Spiderman concept art
Friday, March 09, 2012 08:38

The Universal Orlando Resort has reopened the Amazing Adventures of Spiderman at Islands of Adventure, with large crowds descending on the park to try out the updated ride.

Spiderman concept art
Thursday, March 08, 2012 08:35

The Amazing Adventures of Spiderman dark ride at Universal Orlando's Islands of Adventure will reopen to the public on Thursday, March 8, 2012.

Spiderman concept art
Friday, March 02, 2012 08:31

The Universal Orlando Resort has confirmed that the Amazing Adventures of Spiderman attraction will reopen at Islands of Adventure on March 8, 2012.


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