Get ready for a treat today because Universal Studios Hollywood just announced that Halloween Horror Nights is back and bigger than ever for 2010! The 17-night schedule will include spine-chilling new mazes based upon the horror genre’s most compelling characters, six “scare zones”, a new “Terror Tram” experience, as well as Universal Studios Hollywood’s favorite thrill ride attractions that will remain open for this nocturnal affair! This year’s event will also include a tram ride through the world’s largest and most intense 3D experience, the brand new King Kong 360 3D, created by esteemed director Peter Jackson.
From the Press Release
The Halloween Horror Nights event at Universal Studios Hollywood SM will expand in 2010, growing to a 17-night schedule, offering spine-chilling new mazes based upon the horror genre’s most compelling characters, all created in collaboration with top filmmakers and artists. This year’s event will also include a tram ride through the world’s largest and most intense 3D experience, King Kong 360 3D, created by Peter Jackson.
The 2010 “Halloween Horror Nights” 17 nights of terror will begin on Friday, September 24 and continue on weekend and other selected nights through Sunday, October 31. New content for the event’s expanded number of attractions, including five mazes, six “scare zones” and a new “Terror Tram” experience, will be announced shortly.
Universal Studios Hollywood’s favorite thrill-ride attractions will also remain open for “Halloween Horror Nights” nocturnal affair, many with menacing twists. Favorites include “The Simpsons Ride®,” “Revenge of the MummySM – The Ride” and “Jurassic Park® In the Dark.”
Updates on “Halloween Horror Nights” will be available at the official “Halloween Horror Nights” website and also on Twitter and Facebook, as Creative Director John Murdy reveals a running chronicle of exclusive information. Fans are invited to follow John Murdy on Twitter or via Facebook.”
For those of you on the East Coast who typically attend the event at Universal Orlando, here are the dates for that park: September 24, 25, 30; October 1, 2, 3, 7, 8, 9, 10, 14, 15, 16, 17, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 27, 28, 29, 30 & 31, 2010.
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