Lake Region High' School’s (LRHS) culinary academy students have accomplished a remarkable feat by emerging as the winners of the highly competitive Universal Orlando Resort Handheld Competition. The LRHS trio, comprised of Kiera Murphy-Hargadine, Joanyeliz Rodriguez, and Victoria Somoza, stood out among the many student teams that participated in this year's prestigious contest. Their journey to victory consisted of three stages, each presenting unique challenges and opportunities.
Universal Orlando Resort is thrilled to share new information about the highly anticipated Minion Land, set to open this summer at Universal Studios Florida. In a collaboration between Universal's esteemed creative team and the renowned filmmakers from Illumination, this immersive new area expands upon the beloved Despicable Me Minion Mayhem attraction, offering guests of all ages a chance to step into the vibrant world of the Minions like never before.
Universal Parks & Resorts, a unit of Comcast NBCUniversal that offers guests around the globe epic entertainment experiences, is becoming Universal Destinations & Experiences. Universal's says the rebrand better reflects the full breadth of innovative offerings Universal brings to fans around the globe and its intent to continue to expand its business in the future.
Universal's Mardi Gras: International Flavors of Carnaval is less than 30 days away, and Keri's ready to stuff her face with beignets. Starting February 4, this celebration will run until April 16, 2023. This year, the party doesn't stop at Universal Studios Florida. Guests will experience the energy throughout CityWalk Orlando, Universal's Islands of Adventure, and Universal's Volcano Bay. So join us as we break down our top tips to party all the way to your car.
Universal in Texas and Vegas?
Per Bloomberg, Universal Parks & Resorts(UPR) is planning two all-new regional concepts. Announced today(01/22/23), Plans on opening an all-new family-themed park in Frisco, Texas. Universal aims for the resort to be a family-focused resort created specifically for younger kids. Universal acquired 97 acres of land in the Dallas suburb of Frisco, Texas, for this project. The project is supposed to include rides, shows and a hotel, as well as character meet and greets with Universal and DreamWorks characters like Minions and Shrek. "The property is to have a different look and feel than Universal's existing parks in Orlando and Hollywood. According to KDAF CW33, Universal stated,
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