The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts™ Castle Now Open at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™
Now Open! See Hogwarts™ castle come to life in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™. With dazzling lights and color, the all-new The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts™ Castle spectacle is the perfect way to end your day at Universal Studios Hollywood™.
SEE IT. RIDE IT. LIVE IT. The Minions are Back and More Mischievous than Ever!
SEE the movie at the new Universal Cinema at CityWalk® to check out the crew’s latest plot twist in Despicable Me 3 – in theaters and IMAX beginning June 30th! RIDE Despicable Me Minion Mayhem 3-D where you’ll be transformed into a Minion to train for their next big scheme in Gru’s super-villain laboratory. LIVE Despicable Me by getting your selfie game ready for some mischief for the meet-and-greet with your favorite characters up close and personal. Learn more
Just Announced – New Attractions Coming Soon
No trip to Los Angeles is complete without a visit to the world-famous Universal Studios Hollywood™ where your favorite movies and television shows come to life. In 2018, enter another level of awesomeness at DreamWorks Theatre Featuring Kung Fu Panda as you join Master Po in an all-new multisensory attraction. And this holiday season, celebrate Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ with festive décor, new holiday-themed food and stunning projection that wraps Hogwarts™ castle in sparkling holiday spirit.
Now Serving Lunch and Dinner
Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville restaurant has made its maiden voyage to California – and is now serving lunch and dinner at Universal CityWalk. Come kick back and enjoy the island life with coastal inspired, made to order entrees like Coconut Shrimp and the classic Cheeseburger in Paradise, Caribbean cocktails and the iconic music of Jimmy Buffet.
It’s more than a restaurant. It’s a state of mind.
A Gravity Defying Thrill Ride Now with Enhanced Visual Technology
A Breakthrough Thrill Ride Awaits. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ at Universal Studios Hollywood elevates Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™ to 4K-HD with State-of-the-Art imagery projecting at twice the frame rate for an even more immersive experience!
Now open at Universal CityWalk!
Portland based Voodoo Doughnut brings you their sinfully delicious, unconventional line-up of fried creations. Assault your sugar craving with one-of-a-kind delectables like their classic Bacon Maple Bar, Grape Ape and Voodoo Doll doughnuts. Remember, at Voodoo Doughnut, “Good Things come in Pink Boxes”. Learn more
The California Neighbor Pass
Hello neighbor! For the friendly price of only $129 online, you can visit the theme park for more than 175 days and experience new adventures with the California Neighbor Pass*. Get your pass today! Learn More
*Pass valid for 9 months from selected first visit date. Black-out dates and restrictions apply.
Cast Spells with Interactive Wands at Hogsmeade™
Did you know you can cast spells throughout Hogsmeade™ at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™? Wave your wand, recite the spell, and watch as the magic unfolds! Find out more about The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ at Universal Studios Hollywood!
The New Universal Cinema at CityWalk
Hollywood directors don’t settle for anything but the best picture, sound and comfort when screening their films. And neither should you. Check out the new Universal Cinema at CityWalk and its multi-million dollar renovation – including reserved deluxe recliner seating. And with $5 movie parking every day, why go anywhere else?
Universal Parks & Resorts and Nintendo will bring the fun of Nintendo to life!
Nintendo and Universal Parks & Resorts announce that Nintendo-themed areas are coming to Universal Studios Japan, Universal Orlando Resort and Universal Studios Hollywood. These will be highly themed and authentic environments filled with multiple attractions, shops and restaurants. Guests will feel as if they are playing inside their favorite games – in real life.
The Walking Dead Attraction
Now Open! Enter the post-apocalyptic world of AMC’s “The Walking Dead” in an all-new year-round attraction. Follow in the footsteps of the human survivors as you battle your way through nightmarish iconic landscapes overrun by hungry walkers that bring the most popular cable TV show in history to life! Learn More
The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™
Our epic transformation continues as we reveal the Grand Opening of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ at Universal Studios Hollywood. Explore the mysteries of Hogwarts™ castle. Visit the shops of Hogsmeade™ and sample fare from the wizarding world’s best-known establishments. Plus, experience pulse-pounding rides and attractions that transport you into a world of magical thrills and excitement. Learn More
Explore The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ Interactive Online Experience
Take a 360° virtual tour of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™. Explore in depth the mysteries of Hogwarts™ castle, visit the shops of Hogsmeade™ and some of the wizarding world’s best-known establishments. Explore Now
Plan Your Day
Before your visit to Universal Studios Hollywood, download our easy-to-follow Plan Your Day Guide and Itineraries. From insider tips to a suggested packing list, these useful itineraries will help you maximize your day and find the fun as soon as you walk in the Park.
EXTRA, EXTRA… Read All About It!!!
See top celebrities interviewed in person! Universal Studios Hollywood is the home of “EXTRA”, the nationally syndicated newsmagazine show hosted by Mario Lopez, Tracey Edmonds, and Charissa Thompson. “EXTRA” broadcasts daily near the Globe Fountain and 5 Towers stage. Learn More