Get ready for the holiday season at Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal CityWalk when they deck the halls with a calendar full of festive fun!
Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter will include a nightly snowfall along with light projections on Hogwarts castle and unique decor on each storefront in Hogsmeade.
Visitors will be entertained by the a cappella Frog Choir, comprised of Hogwarts students and their giant throaty frogs, singing holiday-themed songs.
Looking for a holiday gift? Select from custom-made Christmas ornaments, Hogwarts castle snow globes, Hogwarts crest and mascot ornaments representing each of the houses, as well as a collection of unique tree toppers and house pennant garland.
Don’t miss out on new holiday-themed fare and hot Butterbeer during your visit!
Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter takes place daily from November 17, 2018 through January 6, 2019.
Grinchmas returns to Universal Studios Hollywood with a 60- foot tall Grinchmas tree. That’s where you’ll find Martha May Who-vier and the Who Dolls performing their holiday musical numbers.
You can also enjoy The Who-liday Singers, a hip boy-band ensemble, as they perform a cappella Christmas favorites and pop rock.
Grinchmas takes place on December 1-2 and 8-9, and daily from December 14 through December 30, 2018.
Holidays at Universal Studios Hollywood
In addition to Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Grinchmas, there’s more holiday fun to enjoy at Universal Studios Hollywood. Holiday decor and merry Minions spread Christmas cheer to visitors at Despicable Me Minion Mayhem and the adjoining Super Silly Fun Land.
Holidays at Universal CityWalk
Check out the 40-foot tall Christmas tree with 200,000 LED icicles choreographed to the lights and sounds of the season in CityWalk’s 5 Towers plaza. Santa Clause makes daily appearances for special photo opps, too.
CityWalk’s dancing water fountain joins in on the holiday celebration with special choreography and colors themed to holiday music.
Christmas season starts at Universal CityWalk the day after Thanksgiving on Friday, November 23 through Tuesday, December 25, 2018.