| Mar 14, 2014
| 6:31 AM
Visitors aboard Universal Orlando's Hogwarts Express will look out the windows and see Hagrid on his flying motorbike, the Weasley twins on brooms, Buckbeak the Hippogriff in action and the Knight Bus maneuvering through traffic, Universal revealed...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 8:27 AM
It was back in 2004 when TNA Wrestling found a home for its “Impact” television show, taping the program and sometimes airing it live from Universal Studios. But after nearly years, the company decided it was time to take the show on the road...
| Mar 10, 2014
| 7:38 AM
Universal Studios will reveal more details about the theme park's upcoming Hogwarts Express experience on Friday, according to a Universal video posted to YouTube.
The 30-second video shares mostly chug-chug-chug sound effects, a visual of train...
| Mar 3, 2014
Universal Orlando is clearly expecting big things from the Hogwarts Express.
When Orlando's No. 2 resort raised ticket prices this week, it increased prices for park-to-park tickets — which allow admission to both Universal Studios Florida and...
| Feb 26, 2014
| 10:27 PM
Just days after Walt Disney World raised ticket prices, Universal Orlando announced it is raising prices, too.
Starting immediately, a one-day, single-park "base" adult ticket is $96 plus tax, up from $92. The price for a child's ticket jumped from...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 5:40 AM
We are inching closer to a handful of new theme-park attractions in Central Florida. Although grand-opening dates have not been announced, we can still share progress reports on key additions expected to arrive in coming weeks and months.
| Feb 14, 2014
| 3:52 PM
Universal Orlando plans to add nearly 3,500 jobs this year as it prepares for an expected surge of business from the opening of Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley, Gov. Rick Scott and resort officials announced Friday.
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:45 AM
We still can't see a whole lot of what's going up at Wizarding World of Harry Potter — Diagon Alley at Universal Studios. That construction wall is maddening to anxious Potterheads, who must wait until summer for unveiling and exploration.
| Jan 21, 2014
| 8:56 AM
Universal Orlando's upcoming webcast about its expansion of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter is available to the public, but interested people must fill out a form and they must do it by 11:59 p.m. today -- Tuesday, Jan. 21 -- to participate.
| Dec 24, 2013
| 11:44 AM
Christmas 2013 is officially in the books, but the merriment continues at Orlando's theme parks and attractions. Here's a quick list of when individual holiday festivities wrap up.
+ At Epcot, the Candlelight Processional ends Monday, Dec. 30. ...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:02 AM
One of the most innovative additions to Central Florida's theme parks this year uses a decidedly old-fashioned form of transportation: the train.
Trains have been a theme-park staple since the original Disneyland opened in 1955, with the steam-powered,...