| Apr 9, 2014
| 7:06 AM
Universal Studios Hollywood is adding a collection of rides and themed areas, including a thrill ride based on “The Fast and the Furious” film series.
The additions will lead up to the theme park’s 2016 opening of the Wizarding World...
| Apr 11, 2014
| 10:05 AM
The Knight Bus has found its way into the under-construction Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley at Universal Studios theme park.
Non-wizards sighted the vehicle on Florida highways on Thursday. By Friday morning, the deep purple...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 12:56 PM
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...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 10:27 AM
By waving a special wand, visitors to the World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley will be able to make magic happen in the streets and store windows of the under-construction attraction at Universal Studios.
Universal Orlando made that much-rumored news...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 3:55 AM
Jimmy Fallon played up the theme-park humor Tuesday in his second "Tonight Show" at Universal Orlando Resort. It was a great commercial for the Central Florida attraction, and Fallon will keep the plugs coming as he plays there through Thursday.
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:30 AM
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....
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Five quick impressions from my first trip behind the wall at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley at Universal Studios:
- There’s a lot of shopping … but then, it’s the wizarding shopping district, right?...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 10:30 AM
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...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Lionsgate investors who presumed there was no more value to wring out of "The Hunger Games" beyond its final installment next year got a nice surprise last week. CEO Jon Feltheimer announced a new way to capitalize on the mega-franchise: A touring...
| 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.
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:40 AM
As the opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter -- Diagon Alley approaches, Universal Orlando is introducing a new mobile app and offering free wifi to guests at theme parks Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure plus Universal CityWalk....