On this day in 1984, Wes Craven’s original masterpiece “A Nightmare on Elm Street” was released in theaters. Freddy Kruger is my all time favorite horror movie “bad guy”. I feel like him and Sam from Trick r Treat deserve to be at HHN every year! Out of all the Nightmare movies, which one is […]
Happy Friday! For everyone who says HHN was better when it was all original and didn’t use IPs… THEY’VE ALWAYS USED IPs!! Enjoy this classic commercial from 1995. See you tomorrow!
We got our first major reveal yesterday regarding the upcoming Halloween Horror Nights 30. Or as I will refer to it as from here on out, HHN XXX. The official website updated revealing the dates for the 2020 event. You can see them by clicking here. The official press release also shared these details: “…including […]
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Only hardcore Magic City Maniacs are going to find this as we won’t be sharing on social until the next episode. But here is the first episode of a brand new podcast called “Hello, Friends!” hosted by Blogging Molly! Oh, I am there too. It took us three tries and almost a whole year before […]
Expedition Roasters create theme park themed coffee blends. Mikey noticed they were all leaning towards the Mouse for inspiration, so he asked for some Universal love. Expedition responded with some AMAZING Harry Potter themed blends! Check out Expedition Roasters coffee @ http://www.expeditionroasters.com and you can find them on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter! :: I apologize […]
The news broke yesterday that pumpkins have gone up in Central Park at Universal Studios. This is right on track with the last couple year as visible prep work began for Horror Nights when local kids went back to school. I was finally able to make it out today to check it out. Burlap and […]
We are probably about 6 weeks away from starting to see some HHN prep in guest visible areas at Universal Studios. It’s usually right around mid-August when things will start popping up around the park. This is honestly my favorite time of the year! The hype leading up to HHN is always so exciting to […]
Jaws. Jaws. Jaws! The original Jaws movie is celebrating its 43rd birthday today! It was released on June 20, 1975. The movie inspired one of the most beloved and most missed theme park attractions of all time. To this day, people will still cry about bringing back the Jaws ride to the Universal Orlando Resort. […]
The Wizarding World and Hogsmeade Opens 8 Years Ago Today I remember it well. We woke up very early that morning to witness history. The Wizarding World of Harry Potter was finally going to grand open! After about a month of trying to gain access during elusive “soft openings”, today marked the day that everyone […]