| Apr 22, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Universal Orlando has introduced a buy-one-get-one deal for Florida residents. Floridians who buy a one-day ticket to either Universal Studios or Islands of Adventure at regular price get a second day for free.
These tickets must be purchased through...
| Jun 19, 2013
| 11:46 AM
Universal Orlando officials have shared more details about the still-under-construction portions of its Springfield project, an area within Universal Studios theme park that brings to life the hometown of "The Simpsons" animated TV series.
| May 10, 2013
| 1:10 PM
Now that Universal Orlando has shared some details about its Wizarding World of Harry Potter expansion at Universal Studios, how about a little love for under-construction area across the lagoon?
Previously, there was an eatery called International Food...
| May 6, 2013
| 7:19 AM
The Orange County Regional History Center will play host to a stilt-walking demonstration and Q&A in conjunction with the team from Universal Orlando on Saturday.
The event, hosted by Universal production manager Jeff Hobot, is the first of a series...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 7:30 AM
The current incarnation of Little River Band will be the musical guest for this month's Velvet Sessions, a lobby concert/cocktail party at Universal Orlando's Hard Rock Hotel. It's part of the group's 35th anniversary tour.
LRB will perform in Orlando...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Universal Orlando has unveiled the lineup for Rock the Universe, its annual Christian-music festival at Universal Studios theme park.
The two-night event will feature Switchfoot, Chris Tomlin, Crowder, Tenth Avenue North, Family Force 5, Colton Dixon...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 11:59 AM
We’re just three months into 2013, and we are bursting with theme-park developments. And this is supposed to be the slow season. Instead of waiting nine months to compile a year-in-review post, I’ve decided to make quarterly reports that...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 8:22 AM
Universal Orlando says it will reveal the first set of details regarding the 2013 version of Halloween Horror Nights at midnight.
The event's official Facebook page says it will "release the first house" in the first moments of Thursday morning. The...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Here are some special events occurring at Orlando theme parks and attractions this week:
+ It's the final week of the Sounds Like Summer concert series at Epcot. Performing through Saturday is 2U -- A Tribute to U2. The group hits the stage at...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 10:44 AM
New wave band Modern English will perform at the next edition of Velvet Sessions, the monthly lobby concert/cocktail party at Universal Orlando's Hard Rock Hotel.
The group, known for singles such as "I Melt With You" and "Hands Across the Sea," will be...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 12:27 PM
Comcast Corp. has increased the salary of NBCUniversal Chief Executive Steve Burke and extended his tenure through August 2018.
The Philadelphia-based cable TV giant on Friday said it has extended Burke's employment contract for five years and provided...