| May 20, 2014
| 5:16 AM
Jimmy Fallon's first road trip as "Tonight Show" host will be to Orlando.
He will tape four shows from June 16 through June 19 on the Universal Studios back lot. He will be here to celebrate the resort's Wizarding World of Harry Potter-Diagon Alley....
| May 13, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Universal Orlando Resort has provided a more detailed look at its "Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts" ride inside Diagon Alley, the expanded portion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park that will open this summer.
The ride is one of...
| May 12, 2014
| 9:00 PM
The signature ride at Universal Orlando's new Diagon Alley will have big vehicles that can whisk 12 people through a Harry Potter story featuring villains, dragons and goblins, a Universal executive said Monday.
One goal for the new Harry Potter and the...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:10 AM
With the summer opening of Diagon Alley at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter getting closer, there is lots of buzz -- and news -- about Universal's new attraction.
As a Potter fan myself, I’m planning my trip to Diagon Alley -- but I may wait...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 5:00 AM
In the battle for tourists, Los Angeles is losing ground to rivals Orlando, Fla., New York, and Chicago.
L.A. County has broken its own record for annual visitors three years in a row — thanks to a rebounding economy, sunny California weather...
| Apr 24, 2014
| 1:36 PM
The 2013 National Amusement Park Historical Association's survey of favorite amusement parks has Walt Disney World as the "Favorite Theme Park", the organization announced this week.
It is the 11th consecutive year the theme park was given the title. ...
| May 4, 2014
Emeril's Tchoup Chop, the upscale Asian-Polynesian eatery at the Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando, has undergone a transformation that includes a new chef de cuisine, general manager, updated menus and a minimally revamped interior.
| May 2, 2014
| 2:19 PM
A viral video with "shocking video footage" of a roller coaster accident at Universal Orlando has been circulating social media recently, but the video is actual malware that can damage your computer.
The video, titled "(Shocking Video Footage) 18...
| May 14, 2014
| 11:33 AM
Like a magician who pulls out one bunny after another from his top hat to amaze his audience, Central Florida rolls out new attractions and novel resorts for visitors each spring and summer. Here are 10 new things -- in no particular order -- you may wish...
| May 8, 2014
| 8:28 AM
Universal Orlando has posted a brief video that includes a look at goblins inside Gringotts Bank, a major feature of the under-construction Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley at Universal Studios theme park.
The 30-second clip includes...
| May 21, 2014
| 12:58 PM
UPDATED: Tickets to Jimmy Fallon's visit to Orlando were snapped up quickly.
The tweet that they were available went out shortly before 4 p.m. Wednesday from @FallonTonight.
The free tickets were gone in roughly five minutes, NBC said.