10 Free Things To Do in Universal Orlando Resort

Spend your next family vacation at the one place that takes you to places you never thought you'd go.

At Universal Orlando Resort you’ll discover 3 amazing theme parks – Universal Studios Florida, Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Universal’s Volcano Bay, unique dining and entertainment, plus much more, all in one convenient location.

Make the most of your vacation and you do not even have to stay at any on-site hotel. Check out these free things to do:

Universal Citywalk Water Taxis

1. Free Water Taxi Rides

Water taxis, which leave each point roughly every 15 minutes, shuttle regularly and directly between each of the three deluxe Universal Orlando Resort hotels and Universal CityWalk…..Free for everyone!

2. Relax in a Italian Plaza

Relax in an opera filled Italian piazza at Loews’ Portofino Bay Hotel.


3. Watch a Free Game Free at “Hot Dog Hall of Fame”

Enjoy a specialty hotdog named after a different city with different toppings according to individual city style. And sit on real stadium seats set up with small tables to give it an authentic ballpark feel. Just sit, eat and enjoy the games on the TVs in Universal CityWalk.

4. Free Splash Areas

Kids love cooling off in the splash pad areas on hot summer days in Universal CityWalk.

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5. Free Dance along with the live DJ

DJ music for listening and dancing.

6. Free Beads, Parades and Concerts

Mardi Gras is Florida’s Biggest Party with one rockin’ parade, 1.8 million beads, amazing concerts, mouthwatering Cajun cuisine for purchase and mind-blowing fun for everyone. Admission is included with purchase of Universal tickets.

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7. Free New Years Eve Celebration at Universal CityWalk

Experience Universal CityWalk’s jam-packed New Year’s celebration. Enjoy unique party zones, awesome CityWalk® clubs with live music and unlimited gourmet cuisine, and a pulse-pumping outdoor dance floor.

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8. Free Buttons

Did you know that Universal Studios Orlando provides complimentary buttons for guests celebrating special occasions? Simply head over to Guest Relations located near the entrance after you scan your ticket, and you can request a free button for your visit.

9. Free Coupon Book

Purchase any Multi-Day, Park-To-Park theme park admission ticket online and receive a free coupon book with up to $150 in discounts. Save on food and merchandise at select locations in both theme parks, Universal CityWalk® and all our spectacular on-site hotels.

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10. Free Parking

Universal Orlando announced in February 1 that it will now offer free parking for everyone after 6 p.m.

Dancing area Universal CityWalk Orlando

Dancing area Universal CityWalk Orlando


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