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  • Theme parks get creative to help visitors beat heat

    Theme parks get creative to help visitors beat heat
    When Walt Disney chose Orlando for his entertainment mecca, he picked a place with a strong road network, lots of available land — and weather that can be brutally hot and humid. So now each summer, throngs of tourists and die-hard residents visit...
  • Universal Studios: Construction walls down in front of Harry Potter expansion

    Universal Studios: Construction walls down in front of Harry Potter expansion
    Harry Potter fans are one more step closer to Diagon Alley. The construction walls are down around Universal Orlando's expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.  A wrought-iron fence and a line of universal studios employees still separated...
  • Universal Studios: Harry Potter webcasts will preview Diagon Alley

    Universal Studios: Harry Potter webcasts will preview Diagon Alley
    Universal Orlando will produce a handful of webcasts this week that will preview the Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley at Universal Studios. The productions -- set for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday -- roughly coincide with VIP and media...
  • Diagon Alley Opening July 8 at Universal Studios Florida

    Universal Orlando Resort will officially open Diagon Alley, the expansion of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, on July 8. The new themed land is inside Universal Studios Florida, while Wizarding World opened in Islands of Adventure on June 18, 2010....
  • 'Harry Potter' stars help debut Universal Orlando ride

    'Harry Potter' stars help debut Universal Orlando ride
    Stars of the "Harry Potter" franchise hit the red carpet at the much-anticipated expansion of Universal Orlando's Wizarding World of Harry Potter on Wednesday, ahead of the opening of the new attraction on July 8. The addition of Diagon Alley to the...
  • Diagon Alley Premieres at Universal Studios Florida with 'Harry Potter' Stars

    On the same day it opened The Wizarding World of Harry Potter four years ago, Universal Orlando Resort conjured up more magic to premiere its newest themed world, Diagon Alley, which opens July 8. A red carpet event took place in front of the London...
  • Gringotts ride has glitches during Diagon Alley media preview

    Gringotts ride has glitches during Diagon Alley media preview
    Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts ride was not operating today during media previews for Universal Orlando's new Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley. The ride malfunctioned during Wednesday night's previews, and some guests had to...
  • Universal offers Harry Potter hotel deal for Florida residents starting June 29

    Universal offers Harry Potter hotel deal for Florida residents starting June 29
    While Universal Orlando has yet to officially announce an opening date for the new Wizarding World of Harry Potter - Diagon Alley, it is now offering a deal to Florida residents that will allow special access to the park expansion beginning June 29. From...
  • Soft-Serve Butterbeer, Bangers and Mash on Menu at Wizarding World of Harry Potter's Diagon Alley

    First frothy mugs of Butterbeer, now Chocolate Chili, Bangers and Mash and Sticky Toffee Pudding will be on the menu at Diagon Alley when Universal Studios Florida opens the expansion of its Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park in June. Universal...
  • Consumer Reports Poll: Majority Oppose Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger

    The proposed merger of Comcast and Time Warner Cable is opposed by 56% of the public, with large percentages believing that it will lead to higher prices for cable and Internet service, according to a poll conducted by Consumer Reports. The online...
  • Jimmy Fallon salutes 'enthusiastic' Orlando

    Jimmy Fallon salutes 'enthusiastic' Orlando
    Jimmy Fallon closed his visit to Orlando saying "it had been an unbelievably great week" and thanking "everyone in Florida for making us feel so welcome." The studio audience for "The Tonight Show" greeted him with thunderous applause Thursday, when...