Universal Studios Hollywood Hosts Its 17th Annual “Day of Giving” Philanthropic Event, Welcoming 300 Homeless School Children from Operation School Bell for a Day of Theme Park Fun

Universal Studios Hollywood celebrates its 17th annual “Day of Giving” philanthropic event as hundreds of employee volunteers participate in select community outreach activities across Los Angeles. The theme park will serve as home base for Operation School Bell, hosting approximately 300 homeless children for a day of theme park fun.

Celebrate the Holiday Season at Knott’s Merry Farm with Reimagined Favorites and Timeless Classics

Guests can enjoy the holidays at Knott's Merry Farm beginning November 18 and extending through January 8. Every year during the joyous season, the park undergoes a complete transformation into a dazzling winter wonderland featuring a landscape of thousands of twinkling lights, miles of beautiful garland and a variety of picturesque settings.

UUOP #532 – Kidzone Closing & Islands Beats Disney

On this episode we hear the latest Little Things from Seth, we discuss the imminent closure of Kidzone, the first HHN announcement for 2023,the Holidays and the recent theme park numbers which put Universal above 3 Disney parks, as well as a Bao Pick A Bao Bao. LISTEN HERE The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast. You …

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UNIVERSAL ORLANDO’S HOLIDAYS CELEBRATION KICKS OFF THIS SATURDAY WITH EPIC EXPERIENCES ACROSS THE DESTINATION PLUS A NEW MENU OF DELECTABLE HOLIDAY DELIGHTS, A NEW HOLIDAY TRIBUTE STORE AND MORE

Starting this Saturday, November 12th and running daily through January 1st, 2023, Universal Orlando Resort presents its destination-wide Holidays celebration, featuring an incredible collection of festivities inspired by pop culture’s most beloved stories and characters, including Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Grinchmas, Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s and more. Guests can also savor an array of new and fan-favorite holiday-inspired menu offerings across the entire resort and visit the all-new Holiday Tribute Store to shop unique merchandise inspired by Dr. Seuss’s the Grinch, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Universal’s very own Earl the Squirrel character, and more.

HALL OF YULETIDE SPIRITS RETURNS TO SEASON’S SCREAMINGS FEATURING TWISTED HAUNTS AND DISPLAYS DECEMBER 2-4

Season’s Screamings, the sinister holiday-themed counterpart to Midsummer Scream, the world’s largest Halloween and horror convention, announces the return of its Hall of Yuletide Spirits, featuring an exciting lineup of twisted attractions from some of the most creative and talented haunters in Southern California! Passes are now on sale at www.MidsummerScream.org.

UUOP #531 – HHN 31 with Blake Braswell

On this episode we are joined by former Universal Orlando Senior Show Director, Blake Braswell to discuss his new venture as well as the 5 house concepts he worked on for Halloween Horror Nights 31. LISTEN HERE The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast. You can listen to us on the following platforms: Apple Podcasts  LIBSYN  STITCHER …

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UUOP #530 – Scarezones, Shows & Food Review

On this episode we discuss this years scarezones, shows and food at Halloween Horror Nights 31. LISTEN HERE The Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast. You can listen to us on the following platforms: Apple Podcasts  LIBSYN  STITCHER SPOTIFY Book your next trip to Universal through PortKey Vacations Check out our sister podcast Rush of Fear for …

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CEMETERY LANE 2022 REVIEW: FAMILY FRIENDLY SPOOKY FUN

In the large swooping landscape of Southern California, there are many options to choose from to get your fix of Halloween. Actually, I think it's one of the most wonderful parts of SoCal. As people who love the spooky season, having a smorgasbord of Halloween celebrations to choose from allows for that itch to be scratched many different ways. One of our favorite events returning this year, which really made a lasting impact on us, was Cemetery Lane located at the Historic Heritage Square in Downtown Los Angeles.