The Universal Orlando Resort is kicking off this next decade with new experiences, new places to stay and new ways to play. After an incredible decade of growth, featuring new ground-breaking attractions at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, the opening of Universal's Volcano Bay water theme park and so much more, Universal Orlando is ready to kick off a new year of epic new attractions, experiences and celebrations!
The Bourne Stuntacular – New!
Opening this spring at Universal Studios Florida, The Bourne Stuntacular will be a crazy live-action stunt show that will put you right smack dab in the middle of the action. Based on the characters and events from Universal Pictures’ blockbuster Bourne films, this all-new show will blur the lines between stage and cinema in a hybrid form of entertainment that's never been seen before. There will be so many insane stunts and mind-blowing special effects happening around you that you'll need to see this edge-of-your-seat live show multiple times to really take it all in.
Running Universal – New!
Universal's first-ever Epic Character Race 5K and 10K is scheduled for February 1st and 2nd in 2020. You'll be running through the theme parks with your favorite characters in this exhilarating new event. Race through the courses with characters from Illumination’s Minions, Jurassic World, DreamWorks Animation's Shrek, Transformers and more. Plus, you'll get to take home brag-worthy medals, commemorative swag and some unforgettable memories. Now's your chance to run alongside a Minion!
Universal’s Endless Summer Resort – Dockside Inn and Suites – New!
The relaxing shore vibe is coming to Universal Orlando this spring when the Dockside Inn and Suites opens on March 17th, 2020. This new resort will offer both standard rooms that sleep four and spacious 2-Bedroom Suites that can accommodate up to six people. With rates starting as low as $85 per night, special perks like early entry into the theme parks and exquisite carefree beach retreat-style theming, Dockside Inn and Suites is the perfect place for your family's next Orlando vacay.
Universal’s Mardi Gras – 25 Years of Partying
Every night from February 1st through April 2nd in 2020 you can celebrate 25 years of Mardi Gras at Universal Studios Florida with the biggest party around. Catch live performances by chart-topping artists like Marshmello, Luis Fonsi and TLC, enjoy a nightly parade themed to Treasures of the Deep, taste new Cajun dishes and of course, get ready to collect those BEADS!
Halloween Horror Nights – 30 Years of Horror
The world's premiere Halloween event is returning for its 30th anniversary in 2020, with 40 select nights of horror from Thursday, September 10th through Sunday, November 1st. To celebrate its 30th anniversary, this year's event will feature a mix of new and reimagined haunts inspired by the best of the past. With 10 terrifying haunted houses, 5 bone-chilling scare zones, unique live shows and more, this is one Halloween event you won’t want to miss.
While 2020 is certainly going to be a busy year around the Universal Orlando Resort—between catching new experiences and celebrating major milestones at this year's events—there's still more to look forward to on the horizon. Keep your eyes peeled and ears to the ground for rumblings over in Jurassic Park at Islands of Adventure, because exciting changes are afoot. Discover new food and beverage items hitting the parks (including those Green Eggs & Tots in Seuss Landing). Enjoy merriment and mischief with the return of the Holidays at Universal Orlando. And live your best life at Universal's Volcano Bay, all year 'round!
Who knows what else may pop up along the way? Stay tuned right here for more news and announcements regarding the Universal Orlando Resort. Remember, you'll always find the best deals on discount tickets to the Universal Orlando parks right here, and it's always a great time to book your next vacation!