Passholder Appreciation Kick-Off Event
The Universal Orlando Resort is kicking off Passholder Appreciation Days! Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure will stay open late for Passholders, giving private access to select attractions and venues in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter –Diagon Alley and Hogsmeade, Jurassic Park, and Marvel Super Hero Island. Plus Passholders will be able to experience the new ride, Skull Island: Reign of Kong.
August 19th or August 20th
9:30 PM -- 11:30 PM
Space is limited. Reserve your spot now.
NEW -- Loews Sapphire Falls Resort Event
Passholders and their guests can attend an exclusive Carnival Caribbean event at Loews Sapphire Falls Resort on September 15, 2016 from 6:30-8:30 pm. Entertainment and food will be provided as well as one free welcome rum drink.
Tickets are available for $45 for adults and $23 for children (3-9 years old).
Loews Sapphire Falls Resort Offer
From August 14th through September 29, 2016, Passholders can stay at Loews Sapphire Falls Resort for as low as $109 per night plus tax.
Rock The Universe Ticket Discount
Enjoy special discounts at Rock the Universe™
- 2-night tickets: $95.99 + tax ($4 savings off base ticket price)
- 1-night tickets: $59.99 + tax ($6 savings off base ticket price)
Friday, Sept 9th
- Jeremy Camp
- Matt Maher
Saturday, Sept 10th
- Colton Dixon
Free CityWalk Party Pass
Get a free CityWalk Party Pass for yourself and one guest (savings of $11.99 + tax per person). Enjoy unlimited one-night club-to-club access at CityWalk venues. Valid Saturday and Sunday nights August 19th through September 30, 2016.
Blue Man Group Orlando Discount
Passholders can receive discounted Blue Man Group show tickets August 19th through September 30, 2016 for $34 plus tax, per person (a $61 savings). Purchase here.
Hollywood Drive-in Golf™
Annual Passholders receive a 20% discount on a single 18 holes/single feature at Hollywood Drive-In Golf™ August 19th through September 30, 2016.
NEW Annual Passes Now Available
Passholders can swap out their current pass for their new pass.
What Time? 9:00am to 4:00pm
Where? Universal’s Islands of Adventure -- Group Sales Window
- Kennel Discount- 50% off the use of kennels for one pet per day on visits August 19th through September 30, 2016.
- Universal Express Pass Discount-Receive 10% off select Universal Express Passes August 19th through September 30, 2016. Dates subject to availability.
- VIP Tour Discount-Receive 10% off VIP tours August 19th through September 30, 2016. Dates subject to availability.
Wet ’n Wild Free Admission – Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016
Universal Orlando Annual Passholders will be able to receive free admission to Wet ‘n Wild on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 between 12 pm and 5 pm. Must show valid Universal Orlando Annual Pass and photo ID with matching names at Wet ’n Wild Guest Services to receive ticket. One ticket per ID.
Passholders can also purchase Wet ’n Wild tickets weekdays beginning Wednesday, September 7 through Friday, September 30, 2016 for $19.99 + tax per day per adult and per child (tickets regularly $58 + tax per adult).
NOW OPEN The Incredible Hulk Coaster
The Incredible Hulk Coaster roars back to life at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. Feel the strength and rush of becoming a gamma-charged Hulk on this newly enhanced, high-speed roller coaster. According to Universal Orlando Blog, guests can join General “Thunderbolt” Ross’s ranks of volunteers and go through the process of Hulk-a-fication – resulting in a thrilling rush of adrenaline as you’re launched over Marvel Super Hero Island.
It’s a new story, a new ride vehicle, and a new queue experience.
Krampus is Coming to Halloween Horror Nights 26
The creators of Halloween Horror Nights Orlando have just released information on the new maze. As stated on the Universal Orlando Blog, the Engel home will be decked out for the holidays with a myriad of dark elves, gingerbread men wielding nail guns, Jack-in-the-Box, and a Teddy Bear. Each encounter with Krampus will also hold its own unique perspective, as he gathers more souls for his sinister workshop.
Watch the 2016 Summer Olympics at NBC Sports Grill and Brew
Universal guests can now experience the Summer Olympic Games live on the 100-foot outdoor HD stadium screen nightly from Aug. 5th through 21st.
Outdoor bleachers are available where guest can order off of a specially-crafted Bleacher Menu. The regular NBC Sports Grill & Brew menu will be available indoors.
Fire Grilled Wings
Large Warm Soft Pretzel
Crispy Reuben Rolls
Southern Fried Sliders
Wisconsin Cheese Curds
Smoked Beef Brisket
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
Universal guests can catch all 42 sport disciplines, 306 events and the 206 countries represented.
NOW OPEN: SKULL ISLAND: Reign of Kong
Skull Island: Reign of Kong opened this summer and is now available for the adventurous guest to conquer! Venture into the dark jungles of Skull Island where you’ll encounter hostile natives and fend off vicious predators.
Until next time, Happy Park Hopping Hipsters!