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A ~Froggy~ Festive Guide to Christmas at Universal Orlando Resort

by Mommy Frog on November 4, 2023
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What better way to bring together minions, wizards, toys and more than during Christmas at Universal Orlando Resort? Even the Grinch can't resist the cheer. After all, the holidays are the most wonderful time of the year (right?!)! During the holiday season, from Nov. 17 to Dec. 31, Grinchmas and Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter spread holiday cheer throughout Seuss Landing, Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley. Much of the main entertainment returns year after year, but we always notice new details in the decor to keep things fresh. The Universal Orlando Christmas events are included with regular Universal Orlando admission.

Universal Orlando Christmas - Whoville Citizens

Overview of the Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort

With terrific temperatures, decadent decor, scrumptious snacks and endless entertainment, the holiday season is truly the most wonderful time of the year at Universal Orlando Resort. From the theme parks to the hotels, you'll find jolly festivities everywhere you go. That means you don't even need a park ticket to partake in the resort-wide celebrations!

Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Universal Orlando Christmas - Hogwarts Express

You know that feeling you get when you watch a "Harry Potter" movie with your family while drinking hot cocoa on a snowy winter night? That's the feeling you'll get when you see Christmas in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. Universal Orlando goes all out with the level of detail. Hogsmeade in Universal Islands of Adventure and Diagon Alley in Universal Studios Florida both feature festive Christmas decorations — including garland and lights — along the buildings and streets of the Wizarding World.

Be sure to take a closer look at the decorations outside of each storefront! For instance, Madam Malkin's in Diagon Alley sports pink ribbon bows that match the color of Hermione's Yule Ball dress in the display window. The London waterfront is also decked out in traditional Christmas lights and garland as if you've magically been transported to the city itself. We highly recommend visiting during the day so you can notice all of the small details and returning at night to see everything lit up!

Universal Orlando Christmas - Frog Choir

Our fellow froggies, the Frog Choir, perform special concerts in Hogsmeade with Christmas songs straight from the spell books, as well as muggle holiday tunes such as "We Wish You a Merry Christmas." Inside Diagon Alley, Celestina Warbeck and the Banshees get in the holiday spirit with a special show. Listen for four original songs, including the super-catchy "My Baby Gave Me a Hippogriff for Christmas." These shows tend to not draw crowds until they've already started. Every view is good, but even if you only arrive five minutes early, you can still sit down on the ground right next to the stage.

Universal Orlando Holidays - The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts Castle

The true showstopper of Christmas in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter is the projection-mapping show on Hogwarts Castle. "The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts Castle" is eight minutes long and plays intermittently from dusk until park close each night. Muggles and wizards alike will be absolutely dazzled to see the castle come alive! There are breathtaking scenes with Hogwarts students dancing at the Yule Ball, Arthur Weasley's flying Ford Anglia plowing into snowmen and more! Even if you aren't a fan of the usual Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle show, we recommend catching the Christmas show. It's gorgeous and captures the unique holiday fun you see in the "Harry Potter" films. We're so hoppy it's returning once again this year!

Grinchmas at Universal Islands of Adventure

Universal Orlando Christmas - Grinch

It wouldn't be Christmas at Universal Orlando Resort without Grinchmas! Seuss Landing is the most spectacularly decorated of them all, with so many baubles and tinsel wrapped around just about everything.

The viral verdant sourpuss himself has arrived at Universal Islands of Adventure for some holiday fun, as well! The green guy brings his signature snark during a special meet and greet in his lair at Honk Honkers. This year, the meet and greet is using a standby queue. Because of The Grinch's superstardom, we've seen wait times go up to 180 minutes. However, on opening day, we got in line at 3:45 p.m. when the wait time was reading 100 minutes. Luckily, we only ended up waiting an hour!

Meanwhile, Who-ville citizens are usually out and about, walking through the land or strolling through The Street of the Lifted Lorax. On opening day, we saw the majority of them gathered by the entrance of Seuss Landing near Port of Entry. All of them will hoppily pose for photos with you!

Universal Orlando Christmas - Who-liday Spectacular

One of our favorite holiday offerings, though, is the Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular! In this whoot of a show, talented performers bring the Seuss favorite to life through song and dance. If you'd like to attend, plan to be in line at least 30 minutes ahead of showtime, even if there aren't huge crowds. You do need to walk a fair distance to the theater where it takes place (a space that was previously occupied by Blue Man Group). While definitely a tadpole-centric show, it's still a blast for any fans of the Grinch, who spits out hilarious one-liners. (And OMG ... Max is played by an adorable, live dog. What a good boy!)

We're also so frogcited to once again enjoy The Grinch & Friends Character Breakfast this year! This grand feast takes place at Confisco Grille where the Grinch and his Who-ville friends will visit your table and spread some Who-liday cheer ... and sneers. Enjoy a tasty sit-down breakfast with themed food and breakfast favorites, including a nonalcoholic beverage and specialty treats. Reservations are required. We recommend getting an earlier reservation time, if possible! Expect to spend at least an hour and up to 90 minutes on this experience. The restaurant reopens to guests at 11 a.m. as a regular full service spot for lunch.

Epic Holiday Offerings & Entertainment at Universal Orlando Resort

Universal's Holiday Parade featuring Macy's

Universal Orlando Holidays - Santa in the Holiday Parade

The highlight of Christmas at Universal Orlando (for us, at least!) is Universal's Holiday Parade featuring Macy's. You can catch some of your favorite Universal characters making holiday mischief, including the minions, Shrek and more. And of course, jolly ol' Santa typically makes an appearance at the parade's finale to light up the Christmas tree.

Universal Orlando Christmas - Shrek and Fiona in Universal's Holiday Parade

If you want a prime spot for Universal's Holiday Parade featuring Macy's in front of the tree, get in place at least an hour early on busy nights. This is especially true on weekends. Our favorite spot is usually across the street from the tree next to Revenge of the Mummy. From this spot, you can watch as Santa lights the tree. Since the parade begins near Universal Orlando's Horror Make-Up Show and starts its journey down the streets of Hollywood, you'll first see the parade about 15 minutes after the official start time. The parade kicks off daily at 5:30 p.m., weather permitting.

Annual passholders can enjoy a reserved viewing area in front of Mel's Drive-In Restaurant, which opens up about an hour before the parade, and space is available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you have little ones under 10, there's a Lil Stars viewing area in front of the Brown Derby Hat Shop in Hollywood.

Mannheim Steamroller Concerts

Universal Orlando Christmas - Mannheim Steamroller

Mannheim Steamroller continues to bring the festive sounds of modern Christmas to Universal Studios Florida. These concerts this year are take placing at 7 p.m. on Dec. 2 - 3 and 9 - 10 at the Music Plaza Stage.

Arrive early if you want a sit-down spot in front of the stage. However, you can easily hear the music beyond the concert area, so if you're content with catching a few tunes, stroll by when you have time. (Note that Seasonal Passholders are blocked out of Universal Studios Florida on concert dates.)

Holiday Tribute Store

The Holiday Tribute Store decked its halls once again last year! We journeyed through four festively themed rooms where we found popcorn buckets, backpacks, ornaments, spirit jerseys and more lining the shelves — not to mention some deliciously sweet treats.

Ready to send your letter to Santa? Hop by the Universal Tribute Store and Post where the mailroom is always open! First, enter the Wizarding World and tour the magical Owlery (be sure to look up!). Then, stop by the Whoville Post Office where Christmas is the busiest and most festive time of year. The Grinch has been quite busy in the kitchen baking up Roast Beast Peanut Butter, Lump of Coal Chocolates and even Onion Cheesecake Tarts! Lastly, celebrate the season with our favorite squirrel, Earl, at his Holiday Package Delivery Service headquarters and at his cozy home — perfectly decorated and ready for Santa.

Earl the Squirrel Meet and Greet

Universal Orlando Holidays - Earl the Squirrel

Earl the Squirrel comes out of his hiding spot in the big Christmas tree to meet guests near the directly across from Cafe La Bamba! You can confirm his meeting times in the Universal app, though typically he'll be out about once an hour from 9:15 a.m. to 3:25 p.m. 

Holiday Tree Hunt

Universal Orlando Christmas - Jurassic Park Tree

For a fun festive activity, purchase a Holiday Tree Hunt brochure and pencil for $13 to participate in the scavenger hunt for decorated trees across Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure and Universal CityWalk. Search for the numbers hidden in each tree and use the provided decoder to solve Earl's word puzzle and win a special prize! Our favorite trees this year are in the VelociCoaster Store, All Hallows Eve Boutique, Comic Book Store and Brown Derby.

Festive Food and Drinks During the Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Christmas - Hot Butterbeer

Drinking Butterbeer is a must-do whenever you visit the Universal parks (did you know there are six different versions?). While you can now get hot Butterbeer year-round, there's no better time to enjoy a delicious cup than when the temperature starts dropping. Think more along the lines of hot chocolate (but butterscotch) rather than a carbonated cream soda, which is what the classic, cold Butterbeer tastes like. You can find it inside The Leaky Cauldron, Three Broomsticks, Hog's Head Pub and the Hopping Pot.

Universal Orlando Christmas - Grinch Cookie

All around Universal Orlando Resort, there are specially-themed holiday food and beverages! We loved getting our hands on yummy offerings such as Earl's Salted Caramel Hot Chocolate Acorn Bomb (available at Hot Treats in Battery Park), the Turkey Dinner Sandwich (available at Yule Enjoy in Battery Park) and the Letters to Santa Holiday Shake (available at The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen). We were also so frogcited to dig into some verdant Grinch-themed treats in Seuss Landing — such as the frog-favorite Grinch cookies — and sip some specialty nog cocktails!

Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort Hotels

Any time of year, we absolutely love staying on-site at Universal's fabulous resort hotels, but especially during the holidays. Expect all of the Universal Orlando hotels to be decked out for the holidays, and look out for tree and menorah lightings. Plus enjoy all the trimmings at Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Eve. The hotels even offer specially ticketed buffets. Some of the hotel holiday celebrations include live music, hula dancers, balloon artists and even bowling.

Universal Orlando Christmas - Cabana Bay Beach Resort Christmas Tree

If you want to experience the Universal Christmas events during the busiest times, we highly recommend purchasing Universal Express Passes no matter where you stay. You can save money when you purchase this add-on to theme park admission for regular Universal Express (which gives you access one time per participating ride) or Universal Express Unlimited. If you stay on-site at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel, Universal's Hard Rock Hotel or Loews Royal Pacific Resort, you'll receive the Unlimited Express benefit for all of your party for your entire length of stay. Watch out for the expected busiest days using our Universal Orlando Crowd Calendar. We recommend purchasing Universal Express the week of Christmas, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day and on weekends. We cannot underestimate this benefit!

Universal Orlando Christmas - Loews Royal Pacific Resort

If you can't shell out for the Universal Express hotels, jump over to Universal's Cabana Bay Beach ResortUniversal's Endless Summer - Surfside Inn and Suites or Universal's Endless Summer - Dockside Inn and Suites. While they don't offer Unlimited Express, these hotels (and all of Universal's hotels) offer one-hour early admission to a select park. If you stay on-site, you can get a hop on experiencing Christmas in the Wizarding World's holiday magic with Early Park Admission! What's even more magical is to book your Universal Orlando hotel room at a discount, so hop to it!

New Year's Eve at Universal Orlando Resort

If you're looking for something to do when the clock strikes midnight, Universal Orlando offers several different ways to ring in the new year. Ring in the New Year with festivities at CityWalk and throughout the theme parks — which will both be open through midnight on Dec. 31.

Additionally, all of the hotels will host a special New Year's Eve or New Year's Day meal. Universal's Cabana Bay Beach Resort even hosts a New Year's Eve Spectacular that includes face painting, a balloon artist and a live DJ. This event is complimentary for Cabana Bay Beach guests only. Portofino Bay and the Hard Rock Hotel will also host their own parties.

Our Top Tips for the Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Christmas - Dapper Winter CityWalk

With so much hoppening at Universal Studios Florida and Universal Islands of Adventure during the holidays, you may be wondering, "Which ticket should I get?" We're very big fans of the Park-to-Park option. With the two parks so close together, it's easy to hop back and forth. The Park-to-Park option offers maximum flexibility to enjoy it all. And it's the only way to experience the Hogwarts Express. So if you want to experience Christmas in the Wizarding World at Hogsmeade and then hop right over to extend the merry in Diagon Alley, you'll need the Park-to-Park ticket.

If you're planning to see all of the holiday festivities in both parks on one day, get a viewing spot for the Holiday Parade in Universal Studios right in front of Universal Orlando's Horror Make-Up Show. That's where the parade starts, so by the time the last float passes you, you'll have just enough time to speed-hop over and catch the castle show in Islands of Adventure before the park closes without being blocked off by the parade route! We recommend walking through CityWalk in front of Hard Rock Cafe Orlando and The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium and Savory Feast Kitchen instead of waiting for the Hogwarts Express.

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Feeling like there's too much to see and too little time? Have no fear! We've put together our lists of Holiday Must-Dos so you can be sure to get your fill of merriment while in the theme parks.

Universal Orlando Christmas - Must-Do Infographic

Rather not stress about building your own schedule? Then consider taking Universal's Holiday Tour! Unwrap the holiday magic with this special 2-Park 1-Day tour that includes an exclusive meet and greet with the Grinch and Max, reserved seating for The Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular, light bites, desserts and more, a private meet and greet with Santa, priority access to one attraction and an after-hours showing of The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts Castle. Tours will include multiple parties in the same tour group and pricing and availability vary depending on the date and product selection. Theme park admission isn't included but reservations are required.

If you need some palm trees and sun with your Christmas vacation, you'll need to find it poolside this season. Universal Volcano Bay water theme park is usually open in the winter. Don't let the time of year trick you. It's still plenty warm in sunny Florida (especially for you snowbirds) and the hotel pools are heated. (Check out all of our discount Universal Orlando ticket options, and don't froget, we offer discounts on the Universal Orlando hotels too!)

Ready for Christmas at Universal Orlando Resort this holiday season? Pick the best dates to visit using our Orlando Crowd Calendar. Check out our Orlando planning timeline for a stress-free family vacation during the holidays at Universal Orlando Resort and other destinations. And be sure to add Universal Express Passes to your tickets to skip the lines!

Related: Complete Guide to Universal Orlando Events

Hoppy planning!

Keep hopping, Mommy Frog!
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Sep 30, 2019 at 6:32 p.m.
Says...

Is there special meal options for Christmas Day? We are hoping for something special to sit and enjoy a holiday meals together.

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Oct 1, 2019 at 4:04 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi there!

There’s a separately ticketed Festive Flavors Holiday Buffet on evenings from Dec. 22 to 30. If you’re staying at a Universal Orlando resort, you can also check out the offerings here. Enjoy!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Sep 27, 2019 at 7:01 p.m.
HoffFam Says...

Hello, we are a family of 4 (kids are 14 and 19) and will be there NY Eve. What are some options that don't require a ticket to celebrate at midnight? Staying at Portofino. Thank you!

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Sep 30, 2019 at 2:15 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi there!

The New Year's Eve celebrations inside Universal Studios Florida is included with regular park admission — these include party zones with music and dancing that lead up to midnight. There's also an option of celebrating at Universal CityWalk. There will be a ticketed event called EVE going on, but some of the restaurants remain open to the public.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Sep 27, 2019 at 4:34 p.m.
Lori Says...

We will be staying at Universal's Endless Summer Resort Surfside.. I will be with my two sons 21 and 19.. What do you suggest we see on Christmas Day.. any special events?

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Sep 30, 2019 at 1:25 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi Lori,

That's so exciting! We'd suggest catching the Universal's Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s - it's super festive and fun! If any of you are Harry Potter fans, then we'd highly recommend checking out the The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts Castle projection show, along with shows by the Frog Choir at Hogsmeade and Celestina Warbeck at Diagon Alley (they both sing seasonal songs!). We're not entirely sure about events or activities at the resort itself since this will be its first holiday season, but usually all of the Universal hotels have decorations and/or festivities.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Sep 11, 2019 at 8:41 p.m.
Says...

We are planning on spending dec31st at universal studios and planning on staying for fireworks to see the new year in. We have a 15and 14 year old are we able to stay around city walk

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Sep 13, 2019 at 1:24 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi there!

Yes, you should be able to bring the tadpoles! A small section will be sectioned off for the New Year's Eve event, EVE. Bars that don't regularly allow patrons under 21 will still have those restrictions.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Aug 25, 2019 at 8:02 p.m.
Proud papa Says...

Which hotels offers best view of the castle and all of its holiday decor ?

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Aug 27, 2019 at 9:23 a.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi there!

Unfortunately, none of the Universal hotels are close enough to see the Wizarding World's holiday decor that specifically. The best vantage point outside of the parks would be from Aventura's rooftop. You can just make out the castle and the rooftops of Hogsmeade, but it's still a stretch. The best viewing spot will be within Islands of Adventure itself.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Jul 5, 2019 at 1:20 p.m.
Gail M Says...

We are going to Universal Dec. 23-27 and I bought the five-day park-to-park Express pass. Will there still be lines? How long do you typically end up waiting with the Express pass? Any easy app to show what's available (like the Disney app)? Taking my older in-laws and worried about standing around.

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Jul 10, 2019 at 9:24 a.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi Gail!

Yes, there will still be lines at that time. With Express Pass, lines are generally more like fifteen minutes or so (similar to Disney's FastPass). You can download the Universal app to see wait times (for regular lines) as well as a map, similar to Disney World's :)

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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May 6, 2019 at 8:42 a.m.
Clare Stocks Says...

Hi there, we are visiting from 15th to 29th December 2019 - extended family of 8, teenagers/parents/grandparents! Planning on staying in a villa and having 14 day tickets to Universal Parks.

We stayed at Universal in the summer and had the hotel fast pass tickets - it will be very costly for 8 of us as separate tickets. Do you think we will manage to see and do all the rides on the standard ticket?

All help, comments and advice most welcome :-)

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May 6, 2019 at 4:22 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi Clare!

Yes, 14 days should be plenty to do and see everything on a standard ticket. Have a frogtastic time!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Jan 15, 2019 at 4:38 p.m.
Sara Says...

Hi! If I were to visit next Christmas do they offer room discounts the week of Dec 31 - 3? We would want to get the express pass benefits too from staying on property

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Jan 16, 2019 at 6:38 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi Sara,

We offer discounted rates on hotel rooms year-round, but typically these dates are filled so easily that they are not often part of promotional offers.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Dec 19, 2018 at 4:11 a.m.
Marilyn Jane Miller Says...

We are visiting a few days after Christmas. Will Hogwarts be still in Christmas mode?

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Dec 19, 2018 at 10:17 a.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi Marilyn!

Yes, the festive fun at Hogwarts continues through Jan. 5 :)

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Dec 4, 2018 at midnight
Tim Says...

Me & my gf plan on visiting Universal Studios the Friday before Christmas. We only have one day, would you recommend the Express Pass & is one day enough time to do Universal Studios & Islands of Adventures? Thanks!

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Dec 3, 2018 at 6:11 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi Tim!

Our Crowd Calendar predicts that it will be quite busy, so we would recommend the Express pass ... especially if you're only visiting for one day. You should be able to knock out much of what you want to do if you stay the full day!

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Nov 26, 2018 at 5:57 a.m.
Adam Joseph Says...

Universal Orlando is our favorite. We have been to the place many a time. So, this holiday season we were planning to visit a differentplace. But my kids are so much excited about The Wizarding World of Harry Potter that we can’t overrule their choice and ended booking Orlando airlines ticket with Cheapfaremart.

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Nov 20, 2018 at 4:28 p.m.
Debbie Says...

Great story

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Nov 20, 2018 at 6:59 a.m.
CheapFareMart Says...

Great article and very much informative. I love the show at projection-mapping show on Hogwarts Castle.

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Nov 1, 2018 at 11:03 a.m.
David Smith Says...

If you want to experience Christmas in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and have unlimited fun at the Universal Studios Florida while watching all your favorite characters then this is the blog you can’t miss reading out on. This piece also tells you how to make the most of the Christmas celebrations while you stay at a luxurious yet reasonably priced hotel to catch all the action at the Universal’s Islands of Adventure.

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Oct 30, 2018 at 12:05 p.m.
Denise Lawson Says...

We plan on attending the Saturday after Thanksgiving. We have park to park tickets and I'm going to add the express pass as well. We have been to Universal before, but not at Christmas. Do the shows and Hogwarts light show tend to get more of less crowded toward the end of the evening?

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Oct 30, 2018 at 3:06 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi Denise!

Yes! Crowds will most certainly die down after the first few showings of the nighttime Christmas Hogwarts show ... which runs almost constantly (at about 15-minute intervals) after the sun sets :)

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Oct 27, 2018 at 10:57 p.m.
liana Says...

We will be there from Dec 30-Jan 2. Do the Universal theme parks stay open later for new years eve? And if so, which park is best to be for celebration. We are staying at Hard Rock and saw they have a NYE celebration too, but need to buy tickets.

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Oct 29, 2018 at 10:42 a.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi there!

Both Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure close at 10PM on New Year's Eve. CityWalk does have a special event that keeps the party going until after midnight, but it does require a ticket.

Hoppy planning!

Mommy Frog

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Oct 20, 2018 at 8:32 a.m.
Joe Says...

We will be there th 16th is it worth it to go on the 17th when the holidays start?

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Oct 25, 2018 at 9:02 p.m.
FrogBlog Says...

Hi Joe!

You'll likely see a majority of the holiday decor on the 16th, but the special entertainment won't start until the following day.

Keep hopping!

Leap

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Jan 3, 2018 at 4:23 a.m.
Jamie Says...

Universal looks beautiful all decorated.

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Dec 25, 2017 at 11:54 p.m.
Terri Wilson Says...

Lived in Florida um-teen years. Our 13 yr old has never been there.

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Dec 2, 2017 at 4:09 a.m.
Christina Wahrmund Says...

Would love to go during the holiday.

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Dec 2, 2017 at 4:07 a.m.
TracieD Says...

I didn't realize Universal did such a cool Christmas decoration! and I think it will still be there when we go!

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Dec 2, 2017 at 3:32 a.m.
Taryn Says...

Looks A-mazing!!!!

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Dec 2, 2017 at 2:48 a.m.
Janita Says...

i wanna go!!

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Dec 2, 2017 at 2:18 a.m.
Terrt Says...

This would be a wonderful place to go during the holidays. My 12-yr old granddaughter would love it as she has never been on a vacation nor a plane.

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Dec 2, 2017 at 2:11 a.m.
Adam Earnheardt Says...

Pick me! ????

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Dec 2, 2017 at 2:08 a.m.
Sokha Nop Says...

Gotta enjoyed it every moment

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Dec 2, 2017 at 2:03 a.m.
Rosalee I Meeks Says...

Great photography

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Dec 2, 2017 at 1:53 a.m.
Stacey Macchia Says...

We have used your calendar in the past, it's priceless!!! Can't wait to be able to get back to Universal Orlando!

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Dec 2, 2017 at 1:28 a.m.
Carrie E. Says...

Love the "Wizarding World of Harry Potter", but at Christmas would be even more spectacular!

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Dec 2, 2017 at 12:15 a.m.
SawyersMommy Says...

I've never made it to Universal yet, but I want to go now more than ever!!

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Dec 1, 2017 at 11:14 p.m.
Amber B. Says...

It would be an absolute dream to be able to take my family here to see this. ❤️

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Dec 1, 2017 at 11:04 p.m.
paula parreiras guimaraes Says...

I wish I was there :(

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Dec 1, 2017 at 11:01 p.m.
DRM Says...

Fantastic!

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Dec 1, 2017 at 10:53 p.m.
Betty Curran Says...

My only trip was in October with no special celebrations happening. I'd love to make the trip for the Christmas season. Wonderful article.

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Dec 1, 2017 at 10:02 p.m.
Jeff Says...

I love living so close and getting to go often.

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Dec 1, 2017 at 9:59 p.m.
Carmen Says...

Thanks for all the inside scoop!

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Dec 1, 2017 at 9:47 p.m.
Heidi Says...

This is a great service

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Dec 1, 2017 at 9:42 p.m.
Rex Williams Says...

Number One authority for all things central Florida!

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Dec 1, 2017 at 9:10 p.m.
Michelle Says...

I'd love to see Orlando around Christmas time. I bet it is wonderful!

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Dec 1, 2017 at 9:10 p.m.
Buddy Garrett Says...

I would love to visit during the holidays. It sounds wonderful.

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Dec 1, 2017 at 8:55 p.m.
Claudia Says...

The only thing better than visiting Universal is visiting Universal during the Holiday season :)

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Dec 1, 2017 at 8:25 p.m.
Hayden Cordell Says...

My husband and I went to Universal for our honeymoon. I would love to be able to experience Harry Potter at Christmas. So magical!

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Dec 1, 2017 at 8:10 p.m.
Katie Says...

Cool

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Dec 1, 2017 at 8:10 p.m.
Katie Says...

Cool

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Dec 1, 2017 at 7:42 p.m.
Ian VanKirk Says...

My next trip to Universal will need to be during Christmas. I knew about Manheim Steamroller and the Macy's Parade floats but I see there's so much more to check out during that time. Plus - it's not insanely hot like it is in August (our first trip).

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Dec 1, 2017 at 7:18 p.m.
Sara g Says...

SO exciting. I must go!

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Dec 1, 2017 at 7:10 p.m.
OBRYANT S Says...

Makes me want to pack my bag now and go!

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Dec 1, 2017 at 7:05 p.m.
Zhiming Jiao Says...

It's a great article to offer advice.

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Dec 1, 2017 at 6:27 p.m.
Colleen DeLiso Says...

Awesome!! We love going to Universal but have never seen it during the holidays. Next year maybe :-)

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Dec 1, 2017 at 5:59 p.m.
Dustin Hardage Says...

Great article

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