Universal Orlando 2018
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Universal Orlando had an amazing 2017, but 2018 is looking to be even more thrilling. With new rides, hotels and the usual Universal fun, here are the top reasons to vacation at the Orlando theme park in 2018:

Fast & Furious - Supercharged – Universal Orlando will welcome the latest installment of Fast & Furious except this time it will be in ride form! Strap in alongside your favorite Fast & Furious characters for a wild car chase just like in the movies. You can also see some of the cars and props from the movies. Fast & Furious - Supercharged will open in the spring.

Universal’s Aventura Hotel – A vacation isn’t a vacation at all without a fun place to stay. This August, be one of the first to stay in Universal’s newest hotel – Aventura. The modern hotel is Universal’s sixth and by far the most sleek. Aventura boasts floor-to-ceiling windows, a sparkling pool and rooftop bar. The hotel also stands 17 stories tall, allowing for incredible views of all three Universal theme parks.

A Celebration of Harry Potter – Kick 2018 off with Harry Potter and friends during A Celebration of Harry Potter January 26-28. The magical 3-day event includes film talent Q&A sessions featuring Stanislav (Viktor Krum), James Phelps (Fred Weasley), Oliver Phelps (George Weasley) as well as demonstrations, panels and other surprises. 

Mardi Gras – In February party like you’re on Bourbon Street with Universal’s annual Mardi Gras celebration. Florida’s biggest party includes elaborate parades, authentic New Orleans bands and mouthwatering Cajun food. The party goes every night from February 3 through April 7.

To begin your vacation at Universal Orlando, look for discounted tickets here on Orlando Fun Tickets.