Fun Facts We Learned About Epic Universe at Universal Orlando Resort

We finally know what EPIC looks like in real life, with the release of a full lineup for the next chapter in the story of Universal Orlando Resort – Universal Epic Universe.

Opening in 2025, the excitement is real and the video below is absolutely worth watching before we get into what we know.

Gamechanger in Entertainment

Universal Epic Universe is Universal Orlando Resort’s most ambitious theme park to date. It will introduce more than 50 incredible attractions, dining experiences, shopping outlets, and entertainment options, promising an adventure that we will not forget anytime soon.

Extended Vacation Destination

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With the arrival of Universal Epic Universe, Universal Orlando Resort will become a vacation destination with enough to get you wanting to spend multiple days at the resort. Visitors can explore a multitude of experiences, ensuring that there’s something for everyone in the family.

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Celestial Park: Where the Journey Begins

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  • A Natural Wonderland: Celestial Park is designed to transport guests into a world of natural wonder and awe. With acres of rolling gardens, picturesque waterways, and serene pathways, this immersive park combines the thrill of a theme park with the tranquility of a lush garden.
  • Architectural Wonders: The architecture in Celestial Park is inspired by both astronomical and mythological elements, adding an extra layer of enchantment to the surroundings. As guests wander through the park, they’ll be captivated by the stunning structures that grace the landscape.
  • Thrilling Adventures: For those seeking an adrenaline rush, Celestial Park offers the “Starfall Racers,” a dual-launch racing coaster that rockets guests through the skies aboard comets. Reaching speeds of up to 62 mph and heights of 133 feet, this coaster promises an “out-of-this-world” experience, featuring unique maneuvers like the “Celestial Spin.”
  • Constellation Carousel: At the heart of Celestial Park is the Constellation Carousel, where visitors of all ages can embark on a fantastical whirl. The carousel glides forward, backward, and even makes 360-degree rotations, creating a mesmerizing dance through the Milky Way.
  • Culinary Delights: Celestial Park offers a diverse range of dining experiences to satisfy every palate. From the full-service “surf and turf” restaurant Atlantic, set within a Victorian aquarium, to The Blue Dragon Pan-Asian Restaurant, serving authentic Chinese, Japanese, and Thai cuisine, guests are in for a gastronomic treat.
  • Retail Therapy: Shopaholics will find their paradise in Celestial Park. The Nintendo Super Star Store offers a wide range of merchandise themed around SUPER NINTENDO WORLD. Moonship Chocolates & Celestial Sweets provides sweet treats for those looking to indulge.
  • Entertainment Galore: Throughout Celestial Park’s seven acres of water, visitors can enjoy various fountain shows. These fountains sway, dance, and even reach heights of up to 135 feet, choreographed to music and interactive lighting, creating a captivating atmosphere from day to night.
  • Universal Helios Grand Hotel: At the end of Celestial Park awaits the Universal Helios Grand Hotel, with 500 rooms and stunning views. This hotel offers a dedicated entrance into the theme park, ensuring guests can immerse themselves in the magic of Epic Universe from the moment they wake up.

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Portals to Extraordinary Worlds

Celestial Park serves as the gateway to four additional immersive worlds within Epic Universe:

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Ministry of Magic: This world blends 1920s wizarding Paris from Warner Bros. Pictures’ Fantastic Beasts films with the iconic British Ministry of Magic from the Harry Potter series.

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SUPER NINTENDO WORLD: Step into the iconic green pipe and explore beloved characters like Mario, Luigi, Princess Peach, and Donkey Kong.

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How to Train Your Dragon – Isle of Berk: Soar with dragons in a vibrant Viking world inspired by the popular How to Train Your Dragon film franchise.

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Dark Universe: Encounter Dr. Victoria Frankenstein’s experiments and explore a shadowy landscape where monsters roam, delving into a world of myth and mystery.

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As we eagerly await the grand opening of Universal Epic Universe in 2025, these exciting details about Celestial Park and the entire Epic Universe theme park have us counting down the days. With a promise of unmatched immersion, innovation, and adventure, Universal Orlando Resort is poised to redefine the theme park experience once again. Stay tuned for more updates and information as the countdown to epic adventures continues.

Dustin Fuhs
I’m Dustin Fuhs, a theme park fanatic that has created this platform to showcase my passion, tools and opinions to create a fun and interactive experience for everyone who visits. My goal is to help you and your family have the most magical experience at Walt Disney World. In reading my articles and ideas, I hope that you can find some fantastic ways to bring your dreams into reality!

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