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Get Spooked at Halloween Horror Nights 28 at Universal Orlando

Each fall for the last 28 years, Universal Orlando has been dishing up a heaping helping of fear with Halloween Horror Nights, a multi-night event that consists of terrifying houses, scream-inducing scarezones and stage shows that never cease to amaze. This year the creatives behind the event have upped the ante, giving horror fans a record-breaking ten haunts. For HHN 28, horror lovers are headed back to the 80s, with houses and scare zones that are either ripped directly from the time-period or evoke that feeling. Five of the houses are based on films and TV shows, and five are …

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HHN2018: Halloween Horror Nights is Now Open at Universal Orlando Resort

The world’s premier Halloween event, Halloween Horror Nights, is now open at Universal Orlando Resort – with more haunted houses and scares than ever before. With a total of 36 record-breaking nights through November 3, Halloween Horror Nights 2018 will be the most intense event in history. Cinematic greats, slasher films, cult classics and original nightmares inspired by the past will come to life as guests face 10 disturbingly-real haunted houses, five scare zones and one powerhouse live show. Guests will: Find themselves in the Upside Down where they will come face-to-face with the predatory Demogorgon from Netflix’s original series “Stranger …

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Halloween Horror Nights 26: You Won’t Stand a Chance!

If you attended , you experienced the grand and gruesome return of one of the event’s most beloved original icons, Jack the Clown, a homicidal spirit originally unleashed on the park in 2000 when someone foolishly toyed with his creepy music box prison. He and his trusty sidekick Chance wreaked havoc on unsuspecting guests during their HHN 25 show, The Carnage Returns. There was blood. Lots and lots of blood. “People were killed on stage,” said Michael Aiello, Director of Entertainment Creative Development for Entertainment Division. “People died. Jack the Clown, he’s a ghost. He’s not an actual person. He’s …

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A Spine-Tingling Silver Anniversary: Universal Orlando’s HHN25

The Halloween season wouldn’t be complete without a trip to for a night or two of sheer terror and mayhem. is celebrating 25 years of scaring the pants off horror fans, and to celebrate this impressive milestone, the creative team has stepped up their game. The event features nine terrifying haunted houses, five deeply immersive scare zones (with chainsaw maniacs roaming the streets in between) and two outrageous live shows. takes place on select nights until November 1st. The Houses This year, HHN25 boasts more houses than ever before. Nine elaborate mazes can be found throughout the park, each filled …

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Don’t Be Dino Dinner – JURASSIC WORLD

Jurassic World Release Date: 6/12/15 Running Time: 2 hours, 10 minutes Rating: PG-13 Grade: A- The crack of an egg begins our journey, beckoning us beneath the iconic arches and into a place where science, blind ambition, and voracious consumer (and dinosaur) appetites collide to create something outrageous. Welcome to , directed by . Serving as a perfect parallel to the “bigger, scarier, cooler, toothier” creatures that inhabit it, this place is far from the lovably dated park run by a ‘90s UNIX system that we once knew. Jurassic World is portrayed as the love child of and on steroids, …

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Holidays at Universal Orlando are Pure Magic

The holidays are upon us! If you need an out of town option for entertaining kids (or yourself!), head down to Universal Studios and/or Islands of Adventure in Orlando for some family-friendly fun.  has the  EVERY DAY at 5pm until December 21st, then at 8pm from December 22nd through January 3rd. Walking around before the parade, you’ll see floats stationed at various points throughout the park. ( is particularly well-placed!) Just after the parade, catch performances by , who have “holiday” listed as their genre on their Wikipedia page. If the name is unfamiliar to you, just drive around listening …

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Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights Will Give You Great Nightmares

At  in Orlando  recently began its 24th season of scaring the pants off of visitors. I had the opportunity to check out opening night, and it did not disappoint. With eight haunted houses, four scare zones, and two live shows, HHN offers a myriad of opportunities to be terrified. The scare zones essentially ensure that visitors remain amped and on guard while traveling between the individual haunted houses. While it’s possible to avoid the zones by walking along either side, it’s much more fun to be in the midst of the action. The themes of the four zones are The …

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