Universal Orlando Resort Annual Special Events

Universal Orlando Resort Annual Special Events #UOR

Rock the Universe Mardi Gras Halloween Horror Nights  Holidays

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Rock the Universe

Universal Orlando Resort’s Rock the Universe 

Early January
Universal Studios Florida

This event will likely not be occurring in 2021. Rock The Universe at Universal Orlando Resort is an annual event celebrating Christian rock and contemporary music. The event lasts an entire weekend with concerts beginning in the evening. Rock the Universe is a separately ticketed event

Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando

Early February – Early April 2021
Universal Studios Florida
Join Florida’s Biggest Mardi Gras Celebration at Universal Orlando! Amazing concerts from today’s biggest stars, parades with outrageous performers and authentic floats, and delicious food are all part of our Mardi Gras party. This event is perfect for all ages!


Halloween Horror Nights

Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights

Select Nights – September – October 31, 2021
Universal Studios Florida
Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights celebrate the most horrifying, thrilling, and pulse-pounding events in horror history! On select nights, prepare to encounter your most terrifying nightmares as the park comes alive with monsters and authentic horror movie moments. The park is filled with haunted houses and scare zones, but guests can also choose to experience many of the park’s most exciting rides and attractions.

Click the link above, or visit halloweenhorrornights.com for more information.

Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Holidays

Mid-November –Early January 2021
Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure
Where else can you experience the balloons and floats of Macy’s Holiday Parade, visit with the Grinch, witness a special tree-lighting ceremony, celebrate in the majesty of Christmas at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and enjoy performances by the legendary Manheim Steamroller? Only at Universal Orlando Resort!

And if you want to make your visit extra special, be sure to stay at one of Universal’s spectacular on-site hotels. On-site hotel Guests can enjoy special holiday buffets, visits from Santa, and exclusive benefits, including early park entry!

EVE at Universal Orlando CityWalk

December 31, 2020

This event will likely not occur in 2020. For the best New Year’s Eve celebration, come to CityWalk. For adults ages 21 and up, this exclusive party includes several bars and clubs and the largest outdoor dance floor. VIP tickets are also available. Don’t forget the midnight champagne toast!



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