Christmas at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

The Yuletide atmosphere at the sneak peek of “Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter,” put me is such a festive spirit. As the night sky grew black, Hogemeade Village sparkled with snow capped roofs and storefronts were decorated with holiday garland and decorations. Walking down the cobblestone streets, I felt as if I…

Christmas Extravaganza at Universal Studios Hollywood

I was wow’d during a Yuletide theme sneak peek of “Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.” As night falls, Hogemeade Village sparkles with snow capped roofs and storefronts decorated with holiday light garland and decorations. Walking down the cobblestone streets, I felt as if I traveled to the historic British land of Harry…

Day of Giving at Universal Studios

Today hundreds of Universal Studios Hollywood volunteers banded together for the 13th annual “Day of Giving” community outreach event. The inspirational “Day of Giving” event is a tradition designed to connect Universal Studios employees with diverse community organizations, many of which are beneficiaries of the Discover A Star Foundation. This organization’s mission is to empower…

Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios

One of my favorite episodes while watching the daytime Ellen show is when Ellen DeGeneres has her producer Andy and his intern walk through the Universal Studios Hollywood’s “Halloween Horror Nights.” It’s hilarious watching Andy scream, cower and hide behind his intern, as characters pop out, strobe lights flicker and sound effects heighten all of…

Hollywood Welcomes the Wizarding World of Harry Potter

First there was a Hogwarts at Universal Studios in Orlando, FL, then Osaka, Japan and now Hollywood, CA officially opens The Wizarding World of Harry Potter on April 7, 2016. Inspired by the best-selling author J.K. Rowling’s compelling stories and characters in her books and Warner Bros. films, it’s an ideal multi generation activity that…