Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast - Covering Halloween Horror Nights, Islands of Adventure, Universal Studios Florida, CityWalk, the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, Mardi Gras, Grinchmas and more.

Welcome to Episode 46 of the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.

This is our Christmas Extravaganza.

On this Episode we report "live" from the Macy's Day Parade, whilst at the parade we bring you the news from around the resort and Eric brings you a round up of the year,in his "What's Newniversal" segment, wethen step away from the parade to talk to, friend of the show, Adrian LePeltier about his work on Islands of Adventures signature holiday experience, Grinchmas.

We then head back to the parade to see the finale and wrap up the show.

For those of you who want to get in touch or are new to the show, here are the links:

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We are also on itunes.

Until Episode 47,

Live the Adventure

Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode46XMAS.mp3
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Hi guys,

here is the bonus content that we talked about on Episode 45.

An interview with the Creatives behind Universals Macys day Parade.

Enjoy.

If you would like to get in touch with us, email us at podcast@uuopodcast.com

Direct download: Ep45MacysInterview.mp3
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Hi everyone and welcome to the penultimate show of 2012.

On this show we bring you the news from around the resort, followed by a great Team Member story in our S.P.E.W segment.

Then Darren is joined by Seth Kubersky to complete our Walk the Walk of Islands of Adventure, as the talk about the Wizarding World of Harry Potter which will be followed by an audio walk through of the area.

That's it, don't forget to listen to the bonus episode that has gone up alongside thsi one, that contains the audio from the Universal Creative  Team and the Team behind the Macy's Parade in New York, discussing their collaboration on the event at the Studios and the Parade itself.

Our last show of the year will be our Christmas Special and will be out on Christmas Eve.

Don't forget between shows you can get the latest news from the resort on our website www.uuopodcast.com, from there you can also send us a donation, to help us continue bringing you great content every two weeks, just find the donate button on every post.
The show notes will be up very soon at www.uuopodcast.com
Head over to www.facebook.com/unofficialuniversalpodcast to keep up to date with the show.
You can follow us on Twitter @UUOPodcast.
You can send us your S.P.E.W stories, Funny Schmidt's and live mp3 reports of your visit from the parks and any other emails to us at podcast@uuopodcast.com
See you in two weeks and ... Live the Adventure.
Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode45.mp3
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Welcome everyone to another episode of Universal Orlando goodness.

On this show we are joined by Kimmie from The Minnie Minxes podcast, as she finally fulfills her role as guest host from our auction back in May.

On this episode we bring you the news, followed by a discussion of the competition that is hotting up at the moment, between Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando, following that Kimmie becomes our first person to partake in our "Listener Q&A" segment an that will wrap up the show.

Don't forget to listen to The Minnie Minxes podcast.

You can find them on Itunes or at MinnieMinxes.

Don't forget between shows you can get the latest news from the resort on our website www.uuopodcast.com, from there you can also send us a donation, to help us continue bringing you great content every two weeks, just find the donate button on every post.
The show notes are HERE.
Head over to www.facebook.com/unofficialuniversalpodcast to keep up to date with the show.
You can follow us on Twitter @UUOPodcast and send us your S.P.E.W stories, Funny Schmidt's and live mp3 reports of your visit from the parks and any other emails to us atpodcast@uuopodcast.com
See you in two weeks and ... Live the Adventure.
Direct download: Ep44.mp3
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Welcome everyone, to our first post Halloween Horror Nights show.
Coming up on this show we have the latest news, including more talk and audio from the Transformers announcement, we also have another of Eric's "What's Newniversal".
Following the news, we continue our Walk the Walk of Islands of Adventure, by entering our penultimate Islands, Marvel SuperHero Island.
At the end of the Walk the Walk we bring you an audio walkthrough of the Island too.
And that will wrap up Episode 43.
Head over to www.facebook.com/unofficialuniversalpodcast to keep up to date with the show.
You can follow us on Twitter @UUOPodcast and send us your S.P.E.W stories, Funny Schmidt's and live mp3 reports of your visit from the parks and any other emails to us at podcast@uuopodcast.com
See you in two weeks and ...
Live the Adventure.
Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode43.mp3
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Welcome to our Halloween edition of UUOP.

On this episode we bring you the news, followed by Darrens review of Howl-O-Scream at Busch Gardens as well as his re-review of Halloween Horror Nights 22.

We then welcome former HHN Creative Member, Adrian LePeltier on to the show to discuss his work on the event with us and we finish off the show with audio from Darren's Three favourite houses at this years Halloween Horror Nights.

Thanks to Lex Wahl again for supplying our intro music, be sure to check out his stuff on Itunes as well as his podcast, Anything Ghost and also check out our other musical contributors, Hadleys Hope on Itunes.

Please subscribe and leave us a review on Itunes or subscribe to us at Uuopodcast.libsyn.com

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If your looking to go to Universal Orlando then why not give Heather a try at www.beourguestdestinations.com and let her know WE sent you.

Our next show will be out on the 8th of November.

Until then,

Live The Adventure!

Direct download: Ep_42.mp3
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Welcome to Episode 41 of the podcast.

On this show, we bring you the latest news, which includes a What's Newniversal from Eric.

We are then joined by listener Dan Lambreth for a trip report and then it's time for Tracey's super secret segment, which is the Haunted Stories of Universal Orlando Resort.

Thanks to Lex Wahl again for supplying our intro music, be sure to check out his stuff on Itunes as well as his podcast, Anything Ghost.

Sponsor Ad music  - Dan-O at http://danosongs.com

Please subscribe and leave us a review on Itunes or subscribe to us at Uuopodcast.libsyn.com

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If your looking to go to Universal Orlando then why not give Heather a try at www.beourguestdestinations.com and let her know WE sent you.

We look forward to talking at you on Episode 42.

Until then....

Ride The Movies and Hear the Fun!

Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode41Remastered.mp3
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Welocme to another UUOP.

On this show we bring you the latest Universal Orlando news, followed by a discusion on whether we think Universal are putting too many eggs in one basket with Harry Potter and then we finish with Darren's review of Halloween Horror Nights 22.

Thanks to Lex Wahl again for supplying our intro music, be sure to check out his stuff on Itunes as well as his podcast, Anything Ghost.

Sponsor Ad music  - Dan-O at http://danosongs.com

Please subscribe and leave us a review on Itunes or subscribe to us at Uuopodcast.libsyn.com

Don't forget to follow us on twitter - @Uuopodcast

Like us on Facebook - Facebook.com/UnofficialUniversalPodcast

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If your looking to go to Universal Orlando then why not give Heather a try at www.beourguestdestinations.com and let her know WE sent you.

Don't forget to head over to our partner site, Micechat.com, for the latest theme park news and discussion.

Enjoy The Show!

Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode40Remastered.mp3
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On this episode we have the news, including a What's Newniversal from Eric, following that we have Darren's review of the Halloween Horror Nights preview event , Then its time for Darren's HHN Survival Guide (his hints and tips on how to get the most out of the event) and then another roundtable discussion for all you none Halloween Horror Nights fans and finishing off we invite listener Mckenzie Ramey on to talk about her experience of the behind the scenes tours she has done for Halloween Horror Nights.

Enjoy!

Thanks to Lex Wahl again for supplying our intro music, be sure to check out his stuff on Itunes as well as his podcast, Anything Ghost.

Sponsor Ad music  - Dan-O at http://danosongs.com

Please subscribe and leave us a review on Itunes or subscribe to us at Uuopodcast.libsyn.com

Don't forget to follow us on twitter - @Uuopodcast

Like us on Facebook - Facebook.com/UnofficialUniversalPodcast

And subscribe to our YouTube channel - YouTube.com/uuopodcast

If your looking to go to Universal Orlando then why not give Heather a try at www.beourguestdestinations.com and let her know WE sent you.

Until Next Time

Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode39Remastered.mp3
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Welcome aboard to another UUOP.

On this show we have the News, a review of Despicable Me : Minion Mayhem from listener Kyle Thibodeau , an interview Tracey recorded with Leonard Kinsey and a live report from the parks.

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https://itunes.apple.com/podcast/unofficial-universal-orlando/id431258512

Thanks to Lex Wahl again for supplying our intro music, be sure to check out his stuff on Itunes as well as his podcast, Anything Ghost.

Sponsor Ad music  - Dan-O at http://danosongs.com

Please subscribe and leave us a review on Itunes or subscribe to us at Uuopodcast.libsyn.com

Don't forget to follow us on twitter - @Uuopodcast

Like us on Facebook - Facebook.com/UnofficialUniversalPodcast

And subscribe to our YouTube channel - YouTube.com/uuopodcast

If your looking to go to Universal Orlando then why not give Heather a try at www.beourguestdestinations.com and let her know WE sent you.

Direct download: UUOPodcastEpisode38Remastered.mp3
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