UPDATED – Hurricane Irma CLOSINGS for Universal Orlando Resort


Hurricane Irma is heading straight for Florida, and as such many area theme parks are taking precautions.

Universal Orlando Resort has announced a couple of closings while it continues to assess the situation.

From an official press release…

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Universal Orlando Resort’s regular park operations and hours are continuing as normal.

We will also hold our Rock the Universe event on Friday, September 8 as planned. However, due to the unique operational nature of Rock the Universe and the potential impact of Hurricane Irma, we are cancelling the event on Saturday, September 9.

We are also cancelling the Sunday Worship Service on September 10.

For more updates on how Hurricane Irma will affect Universal Studios, you can visit their official hurricane update page here.

Stay tuned to The Kingdom Insider for more information on park closings and weather alerts as we hear them.

[Source: Universal Orlando Resort PR]

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