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    Celeb Watch: Richard Gere meets Despicable Me Minions at Universal Studios Florida

    by  • March 4, 2013 • Universal Orlando

    If there’s one thing about Orlando, it’s that eventually everyone comes here. Makes for plenty of great family time and that holds true for celebrity families as well. Yesterday Richard Gere met a few mischievous, yellow fans from the popular animated movie “Despicable Me.” Gere came face-to-face with the fun-loving minions after experiencing Universal...

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    Mardi Gras continues at Universal Studios Florida, with bonus “Days of Our Lives” event

    by  • February 22, 2013 • Universal Orlando

    Universal Studios Florida has lined up double the fun this Saturday with both the amazing Mardi Gras festivities and a special appearance by the stars of Emmy winning “Days of our Lives” Soap Opera. Rap sensation Trey Songz continues the party at Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras tomorrow Saturday, Feb. 23. The authentic, family-friendly celebration runs select nights through...

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    Universal Orlando says Vacation Like You Mean It

    by  • January 15, 2013 • Universal Orlando

    Universal Orlando is out with a new national TV commercial called “Vacation Like You Mean It.” It’s a similar theme to Disney’s limited time magic ads. The idea being now is your opportunity to make memories, so choose wisely when it comes to your family vacation. What do you think? Is Universal Orlando ready...

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    5 millionth Butterbeer marks popularity of Harry Potter land at Universal Orlando

    by  • December 13, 2012 • Universal Orlando

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    Yesterday Islands of Adventure sold its five-millionth cup of Butterbeer – the delicous themed beverage sold within The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. One thousand guests were given complimentary Butterbeers to mark the moment, with many of them sporting “Butterbeer mustaches.” The continued popularity of anything Harry Potter is good news for the Universal...

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