UPNT Weekly Recap: Universal Orlando Resort Reopens with Social Distancing Measures in Place, Construction Updates, and More

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WDWNT is thrilled to announce our epic expansion with the launch of Universal Parks News Today! Every week is a busy week when it comes to Universal Parks news. To help you keep up with all the updates coming out of Universal Orlando Resort and other Universal resorts around the world, here’s Universal Parks News Today’s weekly recap from June 1 – 7, 2020 .

Universal Orlando Resort

  • Just before the parks reopened, Universal Orlando released this ‘Welcome Back’ video detailing new procedures and guidelines for guests to adhere to
  • Earlier in the week, we got our first look at the new theme park arrival experience, with screening and social distancing measures in place
  • New Annual Passholder perks have been revealed to start next week, including access to dedicated parking and security lines, freebies, and more
  • New U-Rest Areas have been set up across the resort, these are dedicated spaces where guests are allowed to remove their face covering

Universal Studios Florida

Universal’s Islands of Adventure

There’s baby raptors to be met in Islands of Adventure


The newest donut to try at Voodoo Doughnuts

Universal Orlando Hotels

Universal’s Endless Summer – Surfside Inn and Suites

The summery new drinks at Sand Bar

Universal Studios Hollywood

Universal Studios Japan

New Merchandise

We love the new ‘Love is Universal’ Pride merchandise collection
These new glasses really bring the nostalgia for the resort’s 30th anniversary

Other Universal Parks News

That’s all the Universal Parks news for this past week folks! Make sure you check back at the end of each week for our weekly recaps!

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