Tag Archives: Islands of Adventure

Universal Offers Harry Potter 3-D Commemorative Ticket For Limited Time

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: Harry Potter fans who purchase an annual pass, multi-day ticket or a park-to-park ticket between now and September 30 will receive a 3-D ticket that commemorates this summer’s opening of the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The ticket features one of the images used in promotional campaigns[...]

Ride at Wizarding World of Harry Potter Has Malfunctioned (Updated)

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: The Forbidden Journey ride at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park has malfunctioned, trapping riders upside down, reports CF News 13. The Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey ride at Universal’s Islands of Adventure has malfunctioned, according to Orlando Fire. Riders are trapped upside-down. Orlando Fire and[...]

My Thoughts on the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

By Hanako M. Ricks HollywoodNews.com: I’ve spent the majority of the past three days in full geek mode, attending the Infinitus 2010 fan convention in Orlando, FL. One of the highlights of this weekend for me was my visit on Friday to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter park in Universal’s[...]

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Slideshow

HollywoodNews.com: I’ve spent the majority of the past three days in full geek mode, attending the Infinitus 2010 fan convention in Orlando, FL. One of the highlights of this weekend for me was my visit on Friday to the Wizarding World of Harry Potter park in Universal’s Islands of Adventure.[...]

Potter Theme Park Ride Named Best New Attraction

HollywoodNews.com:Theme Park Insider announced the winners of their 9th annual Theme Park Insider Awards, and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter spurred wins in two of the categories. For Best Theme Park, Universal’s Islands of Adventures Park won the top honors, beating out runners-up Busch Gardens Williamsburg and Disney’s Animal Kingdom,[...]

Wizarding World of Harry Potter Theme Park has grand opening

HollywoodNews.com: The highly-anticipated “Wizard World of Harry Potter Theme Park” in Orlando, Florida finally had its preview part last night to gear up for the official launch. Among stars that showed up to celebrate the event were “Harry Potter’s” own Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Tom Felton, and even creator J.K. Rowling.[...]