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Florida Politics: Universal Studios & Disney Guilty of “Pay-For-Play” and We’re Not Talking About Lightning Lane

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Florida theme parks have been giving perks of all kinds to Florida lawmakers, and lawmakers return the favor in various legislative forms. But everything comes at a cost, and in this “pay-for-play tradition,” who ultimately pays the price? Florida theme parks are reportedly notorious for doling out freebies to legislators in the Sunshine State. Free hotel accommodations, free meals at ...

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Universal Studios Orlando Doesn’t Necessarily Want You to Know That at Its Parks . . .

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In the Central Florida region, theme parks reign supreme. Since 1990, when Universal Studios Orlando Resort first opened, the theme park wars have been raging between Universal’s resort and the Walt Disney World Resort. Each resort has its perks, from thrilling rides and immersive attractions to dining and entertainment districts that keep the fun and magic going well into the ...

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Major Changes Ahead: Universal Orlando Closing Down Two Iconic Rides

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Multiple attractions at Universal Orlando Resort are set to close down soon. Universal Studios Florida, the resort’s flagship park, serves as a tribute to the magic of cinema, featuring a dazzling lineup of rides and shows inspired by beloved blockbuster films. From the adrenaline-pumping action of Transformers: The Ride 3D to the spine-tingling suspense of Revenge of the Mummy, guests ...

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Florida Theme Park Guest Chased and Tackled by Police on Park Grounds

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Please note that the story outlined in this article is based on a personal Universal Orlando Resort guest experience. No two guest experiences are alike, and this article does not necessarily align with Disney Dining’s personal views on Universal Orlando Resort operations. What a sight to see! A recent incident at Universal Orlando Resort involving a guest being chased and ...

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“Stuff of Nightmares”: Universal Under Fire for Unsettling New Attraction Design

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What was Universal thinking? DreamWorks Land is a captivating new section of Universal Orlando Resort that is set to bring guests into the enchanting world of DreamWorks Animation later this year. One of the standout attractions in DreamWorks Land is the Trollercoaster. This thrilling roller coaster ride takes guests on an exciting journey through beloved DreamWorks characters and iconic landscapes ...

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Fan-Favorite Attraction at Universal Orlando Causing Severe Reactions in Guests

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One of the most popular attractions at Universal Studios Orlando Resort is being blamed for creating severe reactions in guests who experience the attraction. Central Florida Theme Park Wars In 1990, Universal Studios Orlando opened its first theme park, and with the opening of the park, the Central Florida theme park wars officially began. For the first time since 1971, ...

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Universal Announces Opening for New DreamWorks Theme Park Land

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This is thrilling news! There is no doubt about it: Universal Orlando Resort is making wakes in the theme park industry. This incredible company has gone above and beyond to bring thrilling new theme park concepts to fans in the next couple of years. The first of those concepts to see fruition will be the DreamWorld Land. This land will ...

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Universal Orlando Throws Shade After Theme Park Goes Dark

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Universal Orlando and Disney World are two of the most renowned theme parks globally, captivating millions of guests each year with their enchanting attractions and immersive experiences. However, an unexpected event recently cast a shadow over the magic of these parks when a widespread outage knocked out cell phone services, plunging both Universal Orlando and Disney World into darkness for ...

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Universal’s Epic Universe Beats Disney World as Cries for a Villains Park Go Unheard

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Universal Orlando Resort has released exciting details regarding the progress of their next Orlando-based theme park, Epic Universe. Fans of Universal Orlando Resort have heard plenty of whispers about what this new land, set to open in 2025, will entail. As it turns out, much of the speculation was right, as Epic Universe will house the Wizarding World’s Ministry of ...

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Universal Shares MAJOR Epic Universe News!

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In August 2019, NBCUniversal announced that a brand-new theme park was coming to its Universal Orlando Resort. The massive theme park would be unlike anything Universal had done before. It would be epic. Which is why Universal chose to name it Epic Universe. Epic Universe will be the fourth theme park — following Universal Studios Florida, Universal Islands of Adventure, ...

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