Universal Studios Hollywood to offer kid-friendly Halloween activities

Universal Studios Hollywood Invites Kids to Dress Up
in Their Favorite Halloween Costumes and Go Trick-or-Treating with Hello Kitty, Illumination’s Minion Monsters and SpongeBob SquarePants in Theme Park’s First-Ever “Halloween Party”
From Saturday, October 27 to Sunday, October 28.

Universal Studios Hollywood announced today that they will be offering family-friendly Halloween options for the first time ever.

For the first time ever, Universal Studios Hollywood invites kids to dress up in their favorite Halloween costumes and go Trick-or-Treating with some of the park’s beloved characters on Saturday, October 27 and Sunday, October 28 from 10am to 4pm.

The park will also be offering  Halloween-themed characters, including Hello Kitty as The Bride of Frankenstein, Illumination’s Minion Monsters, SpongeBob SquarePants and Patrick Star, Scooby Doo and the gang, Curious George, Woody Woodpecker, Dracula, Frankenstein and The Mummy.

There will also be a Halloween Party in the Plaza with a live DJ, music, games and costume showcase.

We take a tour inside the Stranger Things haunted house at Universal Studios Hollywood

We take a tour inside the Stranger Things haunted house at Universal Studios Hollywood

And although not “kid-friendly,” Universal Studios Hollywood also announced a lights-on tour of the “Stranger Things” Halloween Horror Nights maze will be available for day guests. From Monday, October 29 through Friday, November 2, daytime guests can enjoy self-guided tours of the movie-quality sets featured in the “Stranger Things” maze, all included in the price of daytime admission to the theme park.

And speaking of Halloween Horror Nights, Universal Studios Hollywood has also added Sunday, November 4 to the Halloween Horror Nights calendar.

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