| Aug 8, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Break out the butterbeer. A three-day "Celebration of Harry Potter" is set for Universal Orlando in January.
The event, co-hosted with Warner Bros., will feature Q&A sessions and film tributes with actors and filmmakers from the "Harry Potter" series of...
| 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...
| Apr 2, 2013
| 7:04 AM
Big Time Rush is returning to Universal Studios, taking to the Music Plaza stage on June 8, Universal Orlando has announced. The four-man band will be included in the 2013 edition of the theme park's Summer Concert Series.
The group, featured on the...
| Aug 19, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Halloween Horror Nights fans who thought Universal Studios would reveal ALL during its "HHN Reveal Week" instead find themselves waiting for one more haunted house announcement.
Universal shared a few details about four houses during midnight...
| Jun 17, 2013
| 8:22 AM
This week features the grand opening of a thrill ride and the revival of a seasonal festival.
+ Summer Nights at SeaWorld Orlando begins Saturday and includes the comedic "Sea Lions Tonite" show and the return of "Shamu Rocks," starring the park's...
| Apr 29, 2013
| 7:23 AM
There's an eclectic mix of entertainment options this week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions.
+ The traveling exhibit "Adventures With Clifford the Big Red Dog" opens Saturday at Orlando Science Center. The displays teach Clifford's Big Ideas,...
| Aug 2, 2013
| 1:12 PM
More new elements of Universal Studios' Springfield area, including two food outlets, a bar, a gift shop and statues that double as photo opportunities, opened to the public on Friday. Folks wanting to immerse themselves in the hometown of "The Simpsons"...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Summertime is busy for Orlando's theme parks, although most new attractions are open and operating before the surge of out-of-towners comes in. This year, new rides and shows continue to trickle in as the temperatures rise. Here's an overview of what...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 8:31 AM
All three major Central Florida theme-park companies plus the owner of Fun Spot took home Golden Ticket Awards this weekend. Winners of 25 categories were determined by an international poll of Amusement Today, a trade publication.
John Arie Sr.,...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 8:00 AM
At first I thought it was too early to look ahead at the new attractions coming to U.S. theme parks in 2014, but then I realized a number of big rides have already been announced and many more are already in the planning stages.
Photos: Most anticipated...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 11:07 AM
The zombies of "The Walking Dead" will play a larger role at this year's Halloween Horror Nights, Universal Studios executives say.
In addition to a haunted house themed to the AMC drama, all of Horror Nights' outdoor scare zones will be built around...