Universal Orlando Resort Preview — Week of October 14

by on October 12, 2017

Filed under: Harry Potter, Uncategorized, Universal Orlando Resort, Weekly Preview

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So you survived Friday the 13th….sounds like you deserve some playtime!

Weekly Crowd Level

Detailed crowd level information can be found here.

Weekly Weather Report

Don’t pack your sunscreen away just yet! It’s still summer out there!

Check out the latest weather forecast here.

Weekly Park Hours and Admission

It’s all about Halloween Horror nights, and for the rest of the month, you can plan on Universal Studios closing early most nights for the special ticket event, except on Monday and Tuesday.

CityWalk is open until 2am daily, and self parking is free after 6pm.

Single-day park tickets will be at Value pricing Monday through Thursday. One-day base tickets to Universal Studios or Islands of Adventure will run you $110 per adult, and $105 per child (plus tax). 2-Park 1-Day tickets are $165 per adult and $160 per child (plus tax). A one-day ticket for Volcano Bay will be $67 per adult and $62 per child (plus tax).

On Saturday, Sunday, and Friday, single-day park tickets will switch to Peak pricing. One-day base tickets to Universal Studios or Islands of Adventure will be $124 per adult, and $119 per child (plus tax). 2-Park 1-Day tickets are $179 per adult and $174 per child (plus tax). If you are really ambitious and want to hit all three parks in the same day, those tickets will cost you $219 per adult and $214 per child (plus tax).

Notable Highlights

A Celebration of Harry Potter vacation packages are now available to book! This exclusive event will take place January 26-28, 2018. There are packages for Florida Residents, Passholders, the general public, and let’s not forget the Premium package for the die-hard Potterheads! Quantities are limited, so accio your package quickly!

Take your text messages to the next level with the new Unimoji Keyboard. Guys. There is a Velociraptor emoji. Need I say more?!? Download it from the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.

(Photo Courtesy of Universal Orlando Blog)

There are no planned closures or refurbishments at this time.

See you next week!

Posted on October 12, 2017

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