Universal Orlando Resort Preview — Week of September 16

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Welcome back! I’d like to take a second to say that I hope all that were directly affected by Hurricane Irma are safe. If your trip was interrupted or rescheduled due to the storm, or you are just needing an escape, let’s see how you can unwind at Universal Orlando this week!

Weekly Crowd Level

Please note these are the projected crowd levels at the time of publication. Due to many guests needing to change vacation plans at the last minute due to Irma, crowd levels may fluctuate. Detailed crowd level information can be found here.

Weekly Weather Report

Mid-week is looking good!! Check out the latest weather forecast here.

Weekly Park Hours and Admission

Halloween Horror Nights continues this week, with frights galore happening at Universal Studios on Saturday, Sunday, Thursday, and Friday.

Fear Factor Live is currently closed, and it is unknown when it will reopen.

CityWalk is open until 2am daily, and self parking is free after 6pm.

Single-day park tickets will be at Value pricing all week. One-day base tickets to Universal Studios or Islands of Adventure will run you $110 per adult, and $105 per child (plus tax). 2-Park 1-Day tickets are $165 per adult and $160 per child (plus tax). A one-day ticket for Volcano Bay will be $67 per adult and $62 per child (plus tax).

Notable Highlights

If you plan to visit Halloween Horror nights on the weekends, you may want to consider the Halloween Horror Nights Express Pass. You can learn about and purchase the pass here.

Dates for the 2018 A Celebration of Harry Potter were announced this week! Never too early to start planning for this magical weekend!

See you next week!

Heather Keller, Storybook Destinations

If it's vacation, it's for Heather! When she is not on vacation (usually someplace with a big Mouse) or planning her own vacations, she is helping clients plan their own trips as a travel agent with Storybook Destinations. See the theme? She is lucky to have a husband that accepts her travel addiction, and two daughters who are already following in her wanderlust footsteps. Heather can be reached at Heather@StorybookDestinations.com

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