Universal's Islands of Adventure

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PHOTOS: Jurassic World VelociCoaster Entrance Sign Installed at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Shannen Ace

Following the addition of velociraptor statues to the entrance of Jurassic World VelociCoaster in Universal’s Islands of Adventure, signage has ...

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PHOTOS: Universal Clean Team Sporting New “Mask Up!” Vests While Assigned Cleaning Positions at Universal Orlando Resort

Iain

Last month, we noticed that Parks Services Team Members began wearing “Clean is Universal” vests at Universal Orlando Resort. As ...

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PHOTOS, VIDEO: Even More Construction Walls Come Down Around Jurassic World VelociCoaster at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Iain

As we previously reported, testing of the Jurassic World VelociCoaster continued this week with riders to film promotional materials for ...

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PHOTOS: Jurassic World VelociCoaster Promotional Filming Happening with Actual Riders at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Shannen Ace

While raptors continue to be added and set-dressing finished, testing of Jurassic World VelociCoaster continues with actual riders on the ...

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PHOTOS: Raptor Statues Added to Jurassic World VelociCoaster Entrance at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Iain

Construction crews are adding a menacing detail to the upcoming Jurassic World VelociCoaster. Raptors are currently being installed above the ...

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PHOTOS: Hogwarts Express Closed for One-Day Maintenance at Universal Orlando Resort

Shannen Ace

The Hogwarts Express at Universal Orlando Resort—a great way for guests to quickly travel between Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s ...

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REVIEW: New Brisket Philly Tots from Green Eggs and Ham in Seuss Landing

Annie Wilson

Green Eggs and Ham in Seuss Landing has gone through a few menus changes recently and on our last visit ...

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2020 Fourth Quarter Theme Park Injury Report Released for Disney and Universal, Lists Runaway Railway, Space Mountain, Hulk, and Hagrid’s

Shannen Ace

The 2020 fourth-quarter injury report for Central Florida theme parks, including Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando Resort, is ...

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PHOTO REPORT: Universal Orlando Resort 1/14/21 (Revenge of the Mummy Prepares to Reopen, Crowds Before the Holiday Weekend, Lunch at Mythos Restaurant, and More)

Annie Wilson

The holiday weekend is upon us, and we’re ready for the next few days to be busy. Although the parks ...

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PHOTOS: Blue Velociraptor Figure Uncovered at Jurassic World VelociCoaster in Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Shannen Ace

At least one of the velociraptor figures we first saw installed at Jurassic World VelociCoaster last summer has been unwrapped ...

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PHOTOS: Jurassic Park River Adventure Closed for Refurbishment at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Shannen Ace

Jurassic Park River Adventure at Universal’s Islands of Adventure is the latest Universal Orlando ride to close for a brief ...

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UPNT Weekly Recap: Low Crowds, Lots of Super Nintendo World Updates, VelociCoaster Ride Vehicles, and More

Iain

Every week is a busy week when it comes to Universal Parks news. To help you keep up with all ...

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PHOTOS: New Images Surface of Jurassic World VelociCoaster Ride Vehicles at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Matthew Soberman

It’s the apex predator of roller coasters… and unlike most attractions at Walt Disney World, it’s actually opening this year. ...

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UPNT Weekly Recap: Capacity Crowds, Aerial VelociCoaster Photos, Super Nintendo World Commercial, Dreadful Doughnut, and More

Iain

Every week is a busy week when it comes to Universal Parks news. To help you keep up with all ...

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PHOTOS: Aerial Images Show Jurassic World VelociCoaster Ride System, Raptors, and Construction Status at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

Jason Diffendal

WDWNT has been closely following Jurassic World VelociCoaster construction at Universal’s Islands of Adventure. While we can provide photos from ...

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Look Back on the Past Year in Disney & Universal Parks News with WDWNT’s Most Popular Stories of 2020

Matthew Soberman

From months-long closures to the economic fallout and the fight to get California’s theme parks open safely, 2020 gave us ...