Universal Studios Florida
Go behind the scenes, beyond the screen, and jump right into the action of your favorite movies at Universal Studios Florida, the world's premier movie and TV based theme park. It's everybody's fantasy… to leap through the screen and find yourself in the middle of your favorite motion pictures. Here, you will become the stars of some of the greatest movies and TV shows ever made. At this working film and TV production facility you will find an amazing array of rides, shows, movie sets and attractions that put you right in the picture. You'll enjoy themed dining and shopping, a variety of exciting special events throughout the year, and you might even catch a real film crew at work on the backlot. From entertaining shows that take you behind the scenes of the movie-making process to state-of-the-art rides that make you part of the action, nobody brings the magic of the movies, television, and music to life like Universal Studios™.
Thrills and Adventures
Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts™
Take a journey deep underground aboard this mind-blowing, multi-dimensional thrill ride. You'll encounter Harry, Ron, and Hermione, but you'll also have to evade Voldemort™, Bellatrix, trolls, and other creatures to make it back to Diagon Alley™.
Must be at least 42" (106.7 cm)
TRANSFORMERS: The Ride-3D
Megatron and his villainous Decepticons want to rule Earth. Board your N*E*S*T* vehicle and join Optimus Prime and Bumblebee in an explosive fight to save mankind in this ultra-immersive thrill ride that blurs the line between fiction and reality. We're counting on you. Roll out.
Must be at least 40" (101cm); 40" (101cm) to 48" (121cm) must be accompanied by an adult.
Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon™ - Now Open
Face Jimmy Fallon and all your favorite characters from NBC's "The Tonight Show" in an all-new ride. It’s you versus Jimmy in a fun-filled race that will have you zooming around familiar New York landmarks. Board the unique "flying theater" and you'll speed down the show's hallways and through the busy streets of midtown Manhattan, rumble down into the city's subways, soar over skyscrapers, even dive into the East River as you hurtle neck and neck towards the finish line.
Before the ride you'll be immersed in the world of "The Tonight Show" as you explore memorabilia from 60 years of the show’s famed hosts. Then it's up to "The Tonight Show" lounge where the Ragtime Gals barbershop quartet and Hashtag the Panda come out to entertain you. You'll feel like you're actually at 30 Rock about to step into Studio 6B as you play interactive games based on Jimmy's most popular routines and watch recent video clips from the show.
Must be at least 40" (101cm)
Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit™
This towering coaster offers a high-tech twist: As you strap in, you'll pick the song you want to hear above your own ear-shattering shrieks. Adrenaline pumping and music thumping, you'll climb toward the sky at a 90-degree angle and tackle the first ferocious drop. Topping out at 65 mph, this rip-roaring ride is a blast from beginning to end.
Must be at least 51" (129cm).
Revenge of the Mummy™
Digging your nails into the safety rail, you'll hold on tight as you thrash forwards and back on the track, fleeing from the evil Mummy Imhotep. Just as it seems you might've escaped, you'll plunge straight down into a pitch-black abyss with no end in sight. Will you ever see daylight again? Or will you remain sealed inside this tomb forever?
Must be at least 48" (121cm).
MEN IN BLACK™ Alien Attack™
New York has been hit by an epidemic of aliens and it’s up to you to blast them into oblivion. Use your laser gun to zap those little suckers and rack up points before they zap back at you, sending your car spinning out of control. With the fate of the Earth in your hands, you'll become a full-fledged MEN IN BLACK™ agent.
Must be at least 42" (106cm); 42" (106cm) to 48" (121cm) must be accompanied by an adult.
*Additional restrictions apply
Fun For All Ages
Despicable Me Minion Mayhem™
Join Gru, his daughters and the mischievous Minions on an unpredictable 3-D ride: Despicable Me Minion Mayhem™. Join the ranks of the Minions, literally, as part of Gru's latest scheme. But when things don't go as planned, you're launched into an unforgettable journey through his super villain laboratory. It's heartwarming and humorous family fun for everyone.
Must be at least 40" (101cm).
Lord Farquaad has returned (in ghostly form) and kidnapped Princess Fiona. Shrek and Donkey are hot on his trail. You're along for the ride, watching it unfold. And with your OgreVision glasses (and a few special effects), you'll see, hear and feel what's happening, pulling you into the story like never before.
The Simpsons Ride™
Grab a seat with The Simpsons™ on a virtual reality roller coaster ride. You'll smash and blast through Krustyland with Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie in an over-the-top adventure. Keep an eye out for cameos from countless Simpsons characters as you soar across Springfield and beyond.
Must be at least 40" (101cm).
Kang & Kodos' Twirl 'n' Hurl
Kang and Kodos, those dastardly drooling aliens from The Simpsons™, have landed at Universal Studios Florida™ with a ride that'll send your stomach into the stratosphere. Pilot your very own flying saucer, swooping up and down. And make sure to zap your favorite Springfield citizens with lasers as you spin through space.
E.T.'s home planet is dying and he needs your help to save it. Board your flying bike and take off on a thrilling (but gentle) ride through the sky. You'll dodge bad guys and soar into the stars where his magical home awaits, filled with wondrous otherworldly creatures.
Must be at least 34" (86cm).
With a Park-to-Park admission ticket you can board the Hogwarts™ Express at King's Cross Station in London at Universal Studios Florida™ and travel to Hogsmeade™ Station in Universal's Islands of Adventure™, or the other way around. Additional restrictions apply.
Woody Woodpecker's Nuthouse Coaster
This thrilling kid-friendly coaster gently swoops and turns through Woody’s very own nut factory, filled with silly puns and corny jokes. Delightful without any daredevil drops, it's a treat for little ones and grown-ups alike.
Exciting Shows & Entertainment
Animal Actors On Location!™
This wild showcase features some of the most talented animal actors from movies and television performing in a hilarious mix of video segments, live skits and audience interactions. With a menagerie of vibrant birds, mischievous pups, agile cats and more, it’s a hoot for the whole family.
The Blues Brothers® in “Chicago Bound”
Direct from the gritty streets of Chicago, the Blues Brothers take the stage wearing their trademark black suits, porkpie hats, and dark shades. Jake and Elwood bring their soulful sounds to Universal Studios™ every day, accompanied by their talented friend Mabel and her sax-playing partner, Jazz.
Universal Orlando’s Horror Make-Up Show
In this outrageous live show you'll watch how top make-up and special effects artists craft some of the creepy characters you’ve seen on the big screen. Featuring movie clips, props, and interactive demonstrations, this experience offers fascinatingly funny insight into the moviemaking process.
Fear Factor Live (seasonal)
Perform gravity-defying stunts and come eye-to-eye with creatures from your nightmares, or watch while others brave their fears at the most extreme audience participation show ever.