| Aug 21, 2014
| 12:44 PM
Norman's at Ritz-Carlton Orlando will host tribute to chef Charlie Trotter Dec. 13. The reception will feature hors d’oeuvres presented by award-winning local chefs as well as culinary stations by Norman Van Aken and his team. Sommeliers will be...
| Aug 21, 2014
| 1:11 PM
David "Doc" O'Connell of Orlando has gone from competing on Syfy's "Face Off" to working on "Face Off" in the flesh at Universal Orlando Resort.
O'Connell's work can be seen during Halloween Horror Nights, starting Sept. 19, at Universal Studios...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 11:25 AM
The best way to toast the end of a long, hot summer is with a special family trip during the Labor Day weekend. It’s the perfect time to get serious about back-to-school mode, remember good times past and plan for all the good times yet to come....
| Jul 31, 2014
In the tradition of the "Harry Potter" movies, Universal Orlando has come up with a sequel. On Tuesday, Universal Studios will open Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley, a follow-up to the blockbuster boy-wizard attraction that debuted...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Diagon Alley finally had a soft opening for the general public Thursday afternoon, as Universal Orlando let visitors without hotel packages into the new Harry Potter land.
Universal did not give information about what the soft opening schedule will be...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 5:50 AM
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley has 10 days of operation under its belt at Universal Studios. Reviews generally have ranged from positive to glowing to rapturous to "this will change Orlando [dramatic pause] forever."
| Jul 20, 2014
| 9:48 AM
Theme parks have heavily promoted merchandise for years, but with its new expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Universal Orlando has gone a step further.
It has based an entire new area on a fictional shopping district called Diagon Alley,...
| Jul 7, 2014
| 3:13 PM
After months of anticipation, Diagon Alley will open Tuesday morning at Universal Studios Florida, offering parkgoers shopping, dining and a 3D thrill ride in a setting that faithfully re-creates scenes from the blockbuster Harry Potter movies....
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:36 AM
The Celebration of Harry Potter event that Universal Orlando hosted earlier this year will return, the resort announced today....
| Aug 17, 2014
| 10:11 AM
Michael Aiello has spent half his life working for Universal Orlando. He was on the theme parks' streets as one of the Blues Brothers and as Jack the Clown, a Halloween Horror Nights icon. The 36-year-old Orlando native eventually moved off the front...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 8:29 AM
El año pasado fue La Llorona, directamente desde México. Este otoño será Drácula, sin escalas desde Transilvania.
Universal Orlando Resort dará vida nuevamente al vampiro más famoso de la historia, Vlad Tepes, el verdadero rey del siglo XIII y la...