Universal Studios Hollywood will reopen on Friday, April 16. Tickets go on sale Thursday, April 8, the park introduced in the present day. There will probably be a particular park preview for annual and season cross members beginning on Thursday, April 15.
The park has been shuttered for greater than a 12 months. Want Disney mentioned not too long ago that Disneyland will probably be reopening at restricted capability on April 30.
“We are incredibly thrilled to finally be able to open Universal Studios Hollywood, return team members to work and welcome guests back to enjoy our amazing rides,” mentioned Karen Irwin, President & COO, Universal Studios Hollywood. “It has been a very challenging year and we are overjoyed to have arrived at this moment.”
California Theme Parks Set Guidelines For Reopening: Indoor Rides OK, But Masks Must Be Worn
The announcement mentioned most rides will probably be operational however some rides and sights will reopen at a later date to adjust to authorities restrictions. Those regs additionally imply the park will solely be open to California residents at first. New sights will embody “The Secret Life of Pets: Off the Leash!” and “Jurassic World-The Ride,” which options the “spectacularly realistic” new dinosaur, Indominus rex.
“Universal Studios Hollywood continues to work in partnership with health and government officials to implement new health and safety procedures that include controlled capacity to enforce physical distancing and required face coverings. In accordance with government guidelines, only California residents may visit the theme park at this time.”
Tickets to Universal Studios Hollywood — for California residents solely — might be bought online beginning April 8. The theme park may even rejoice Annual and Season Pass Members with a sequence of complimentary Bonus Days on choose days from Thursday, April 15 by Sunday, May 16. The Bonus Days might be reserved by Annual and Season Pass Members online beginning on Monday, April 5. Annual and Season Pass Members will be capable of resume common use of their passes beginning on Monday, May 17.
Due to capability limits, till additional discover, company with unredeemed tickets bought previous to April 8, 2021 might want to make an advance reservation for his or her go to dates.
What company can count on:
A stroll alongside the cleverly themed Pets Place will convey company to the entrance of Katie’s NYC condo constructing the place the progressive “The Secret Life of Pets: Off the Leash!” journey resides.
This all-new tech-savvy journey impressed by Illumination’s blockbuster The Secret Life of Pets movies, solutions the query, “What are your pets really doing when you’re not at home?”
This spectacular new journey combines 64 technologically-advanced animated figures with hyper-realistic media and projection mapping designed to take company on a journey to satisfy a few of their favourite Illumination characters from the films, together with Max, Snowball, Gidget, Chloe and Duke, together with a number of different animal mates, who’ve all been reworked and transported into the live-action world. From blinking eyes to eyebrow actions, from head tilts to go nods, from transferring mouths to smiles, from ear curls to lip curls, from full torso twists to bodily strolling, the depth of mobility and performance programmed inside every of those loveable characters creates an expertise in contrast to another theme park journey.
The grand reopening of Universal Studios Hollywood additionally brings company face-to-face with “Jurassic World—The Ride’s” all-new, terribly sensible dinosaur, the Indominus rex, who stakes her declare on the journey’s finale in a forceful battle along with her arch-rival, the Tyrannosaurus rex.
Breaking new floor with extremely complicated improvements, this fully-articulated lifelike Indominus injects intense new thrills, pleasure and intrigue to the already dynamic journey. Spanning practically 55 ft horizontally from head to tail and over 22 ft vertically, the Indominus’ imposing presence will probably be amplified by the fluidity of her motions and synchronized actions that ship an unprecedented stage of authenticity. From the delicate blinking of her eyes, the flexing of her arms and claws and clenching of her jaw as she bears her razor-sharp tooth, the colossal Indominus rex will lunge from her hillside setting, stalking company simply earlier than they descend the large waterfall drop to flee her grasp.
Of course, these new experiences are among the many many welcoming sights and themed environments that await company upon their return to Universal Studios Hollywood, together with “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™” which contains a bustling Hogsmeade village and the critically-acclaimed rides, “Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey™” and “Flight of the Hippogriff™”, “Transformers™: The Ride-3D,” “Revenge of the Mummy: The Ride,” Despicable Me’s “Super Silly Fun Land,” and “Springfield, U.S.A.,” house of America’s favourite animated household, “The Simpsons.” The theme park’s signature attraction and world-renowned Studio Tour, which takes company behind-the-scenes of an genuine manufacturing film and tv studio and the place they will expertise such thrill rides as “Fast & Furious—Supercharged” and “King Kong 360 3D,” may even open.
Because the protection and well-being of company and group members is a high precedence for Universal Studios Hollywood, the next tips define the theme park’s new well being and security protocols, additionally highlighted on this video and detailed on the Universal Studios Hollywood website.
· Temperature checks for all Guests upon arrival. If temperatures exceed 100.4° Fahrenheit / 38° Celsius or better, Guests won’t be permitted to enter.
· Face coverings required for all Guests all through their go to. Face coverings additionally will probably be obtainable for buy.
· Controlled capability inside the theme park, and restricted occupancy in any respect CityWalk venues to assist implement bodily distancing. Some areas and applications might stay briefly closed.
· Rigorous cleansing and disinfecting in any respect meals areas, restrooms, and all different excessive contact factors.
· Physical distancing practices in any respect areas all through the park and at rides and sights.
· Eating and consuming permitted solely in designated eating areas.
· Contactless cost choices wherever potential.