Parades, Projection Shows, and the Grinch: The Holiday Season Returns to Universal Orlando Resort!

Put a little mischief in your merry when Universal Orlando unwraps a resort-wide celebration that will elevate your season.

November 14,2020 – January 3, 20201 guests can Experience Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter as Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley are transformed with wondrous spirit. Treat yourself to Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s. And watch the live retelling of Dr. Seuss’s classic holiday tale starring The Grinch in the Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular.

Come, stay, and celebrate the season at Universal Orlando Resort.

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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Diagon Alley

In Universal Studios Florida, Diagon Alley and London are transformed with festive décor and brilliant lighting. There are special holiday treats and drinks, the atmosphere is brimming with excitement and Celestina Warbeck and the Banshees have a special show prepared just for the occasion.

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The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Hogsmeade

In Universal’s Islands of Adventure, Hogsmeade™ embraces the holiday spirit as the shops are festively decorated with garland and lights. The Frog Choir sings seasonal melodies and there are special treats and drinks to share. As the stars begin to shine, revel in a dazzling projection of holiday spirit at The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts™ Castle unfolds.

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Grinchmas at Universal’s Islands of Adventure

During the holiday season, Seuss Landing is decorated with the holiday charm and cheer of Dr. Seuss’s Who-ville. Your heart might grow three sizes as you delight in the hilarious hijinks of The Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular, a live retelling of the classic tale starring the Grinch, featuring music recorded by Mannheim Steamroller.

You’ll even have the opportunity to meet the maven of mischief himself for an autograph and, if you’d like, purchase a photo of yourself with him.

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Universal’s Holiday Parade, featuring Macy’s, at Universal Studios 

Merry and Mayhem combine as the Minions join Santa Claus in Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s, a holiday favorite that also features characters from Madagascar and Shrek.

The holidays begin on November 14 and run through January 3, 2021. For more about the holidays at Universal Orlando, click here.