UPNT Weekly Recap: Date-Based Pricing Coming to Universal Orlando Resort, Additional Rooms Open at the Halloween Horror Nights Tribute Store in Universal Studios Florida and More

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 our Universal Parks News Today weekly recap from August 16-23, 2020.

Universal Orlando Resort

  • Take a look at our photo report from this week where we document crowds, reopened food locations, and more!
  • VISIT FLORIDA reported a 60.5% decrease in visitors during the second quarter of 2020, compared to the same time last year, an impact of the COVID-19 health crisis
  • Deutsche Bank analyst Brian Kraft commented on Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort attendance figures, stating that Universal had the least amount of drop-off at -64%

Universal Studios Florida

Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Volcano Bay

Universal Orlando Resort Hotels

  • It was confirmed that Loews Sapphire Falls Resort, Universal’s Aventura Hotel, Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, and Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Dockside Inn and Suites will all remain closed through the end of the year.

Universal CityWalk Orlando

Universal Studios Japan

New Merchandise

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!