Universal Mardi Gras 2022!

Universal Mardi Gras

Universal Mardi Gras is BACK! Universal Mardi Gras 2022 kicks off on February 5th and runs through April 24th. Uni sent out a bunch of details today including the concert schedule and photos of the food. Some food is exclusive to the resorts, so you might want to consider an on-property stay to experience it all. […]

Rocky Bearboa, a history

Everyone Loves An Origin Story Yeah, that’s me getting Force Choked in that photo. You might be asking yourself, how did I get there and what does this have to do with Rocky Bearboa? Well, way back in 2012, I approached the powers that be and asked if I could contribute to Hard Rock Orlando’s […]

Week in Review! 8/16-8/21

Back at the Theme Parks Now that my mornings are free, I’ve been spending them back at Universal Orlando. It’s HHN Prep Update season, and after a year without HHN in the streets of the Studios, I sure have missed it! I’ve uploaded a new video just about everyday this week, but if you’re not […]

13 years in the making

Islands of Adventure

Islands of Adventure just celebrated its 22nd birthday a few days ago. I have said many times that IOA is my favorite theme park, and this is very true. When I started MCM’s YouTube channel back in 2008, one of the very first videos I put up was from Islands of Adventure. It was the […]

The Jurassic World Tribute Store will open on May 27th at Universal Studios

Jurassic World Tribute Store

Direct from Universal:   UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT INTRODUCES SUMMER TRIBUTE STORE FEATURING THE BLOCKBUSTER FRANCHISE JURASSIC WORLD – OPENING MAY 27 AT UNIVERSAL STUDIOS FLORIDA Guests Can Get Their Claws on Jurassic World-Dedicated Merchandise in a Specially Themed Environment Inspired by Jurassic World VelociCoaster and Other Iconic Elements from the Hit Jurassic World Franchise  Click Here […]

Hot Butterbeer Now Available Year-Round in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter!

Hot Butterbeer at Universal Orlando

HOT BUTTERBEER NOW AVAILABLE YEAR-ROUND IN THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER AT UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT Hot Butterbeer – the fan-favorite, toasty version of the popular Butterbeer beverage in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – is now available year-round at Universal Orlando Resort. Originally only offered during the winter season, Hot Butterbeer is a […]

DreamWorks Destination is coming to Universal Studios Florida!

DreamWorks Destination

UNIVERSAL ORLANDO RESORT ANNOUNCES “DREAMWORKS DESTINATION” – AN ALL-NEW, INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCE FEATURING POPULAR CHARACTERS FROM DREAMWORKS ANIMATED FILMS – OPENING THIS SPRING AT UNIVERSAL STUDIOS FLORIDA ORLANDO, Fla. (May 18, 2021) – This spring, Universal Orlando Resort will debut an all-new, interactive character experience – DreamWorks Destination – where guests can meet, greet and dance […]

Sweet Beats to Beat Builders

On May 8 2012, the Superstar Parade debuted at Universal Studios Florida. The floats were themed to Spongebob Squarepants, Dora the Explorer, Despicable Me, and the Easter movie “Hop”. The latter was about the son of the Easter Bunny who would rather play the drums than fulfill his destiny of becoming the next Easter Bunny. […]