From its very beginnings, Universal Studios has been known as the theme park destination where you can “Ride the Movies!” At the Universal Orlando Resort, you can step inside of the movies and become part of the action! You are probably aware of the fact that films such as Harry Potter and Jurassic Park can be found at the Universal Orlando Resort, but today we are going to look at 5 films that you may have not realized you can experience at the Universal Orlando Resort.
Are you ready to boogie with your favorite character from Trolls? You can take a family photo with Branch, Poppy and the newest member, Guy Diamond! You can also see these guys star in Universal’s nighttime lagoon show, Universal Orlando’s Cinematic Celebration.
- Meet and Greet: KidZone in Universal Studios
- Universal Orlando’s Cinematic Celebration: Viewing area is located at Central Park in Universal Studios
Universal Pictures The Secret Life of Pets
You can see the stars of The Secret Life of Pets everyday in Universal’s Superstar Parade! During select times throughout the day, you can even get up close and talk with the pets as they pull the parade float out in the Character Party Zone across from Mel’s Drive-In. You can also check out The Secret Life of Pets merchandise to take home a piece of your favorite film! You can find everything from t-shirts to stuffed animals!
- Universal’s Superstar Parade: Throughout the streets of Universal Studios
- Character Party Zone: Select times throughout the day across from Mel’s Drive-In in Universal Studios
- Merchandise: Universal Studios Stores in Universal Studios and CityWalk
You can have the opportunity to meet the popular characters from Madagascar, including the Penguins, Alex the Lion and King Julien. Additionally, you can get the chance to see them and the rest of the Madagascar crew every winter in Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s!
- The Penguins: Hollywood Blvd. near the Garden of Allah in Universal Studios
- Alex the Lion and King Julien: Port of Entry in Islands of Adventure
DreamWorks Kung Fu Panda
You can show off your Kung Fu moves with Po from Kung Fu Panda! You will also have the chance to pick up fun merchandise in the Universal Studios Stores!
- Port of Entry in Islands of Adventure
DreamWorks Puss in Boots
Many may know about Universal’s attraction, Shrek 4-D! This is a top attraction at the park! However, did you know you can meet Shrek and Donkey’s friend Puss in Boots? Puss in Boots even does meet and greets with his companion Kitty Softpaws!
- Port of Entry in Islands of Adventure and Production Central outside of Shrek 4-D in Universal Studios
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