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Universal Orlando Resort - Where You and Your Family Share Extraordinary Experiences

Spring 2012

Universal Orlando Resort is the only theme park destination in the world where you, your family and your friends can feel all these things in the same day: rush, joy, exhilaration, total outrageousness, extreme fun and everything else. It is a unique destination where guests are not just entertained – they become part of their own entertainment and adventure.

Two Theme Parks

Universal Orlando’s two theme parks, Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, offer some of the most popular attractions and theme park experiences ever created.

Universal Studios offers experiences that place you in the center of the action, such as Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit - the world’s first high-tech coaster to combine hit music, high-speed maneuvers and personalized video. It also has blockbuster TV- and film based attractions such as Revenge of the Mummy, Shrek 4-D and Men In Black: Alien Attack.

Universal’s Islands of Adventure theme park offers some of the most technologically advanced attractions and thrill rides ever created. It has seven individually themed islands, each with its own attractions, restaurants and shops. They include Seuss Landing, with The Cat in the Hat ride, and Marvel Super Hero Island, with The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man, the Incredible Hulk Coaster – and more.

Also at Islands of Adventure is The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – a spectacularly themed entertainment environment where the adventures of Harry Potter come to life. Inspired by J.K. Rowling’s compelling stories and characters the 20-acre area provides visitors with a one-of-a kind experience complete with multiple attractions, shops and a restaurant – all faithful to the books and films.

Nighttime Entertainment

Universal Citywalk features 30 acres of nighttime entertainment that includes some of the most powerful and popular music and entertainment industry icons: Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville, Bob Marley: A Tribute to Freedom, Pat O’Briens, Emeril’s Orlando, Hard Rock Live and dozens more shops, clubs and restaurants.

Universal Orlando’s entertainment complex also offers guests a fresh, new take on karaoke at CityWalk’s Rising Star. The ultimate karaoke experience includes an introduction to the audience by an emcee, a full live band and back-up singers for guests that decide to rock the stage.

In addition, the world-renowned Blue Man Group has a permanent show at Universal CityWalk. This live experience features a unique form of entertainment combining music, comedy, multi media and the blissful, party atmosphere the Blue Man Group is known for creating.

There are many ways to enjoy your Orlando vacation – but there is only one Universal Orlando Resort. It is a completely separate destination featuring two theme parks and a nighttime entertainment complex. It’s the only Orlando destination where you are not just entertained – you are part of the most exhilarating entertainment ever created. You can be courageous, be outrageous – and be extraordinary.