Celebrate the Olympics at Universal Theme Parks!

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Tokyo Olympics

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Comcast NBCUniversal is the company behind Universal theme parks. NBC itself will be broadcasting some fantastic coverage of the Tokyo 2020 (now 2021) Olympics. Guests enjoying Universal theme parks will be able to celebrate the Olympic games at both Universal Studios Hollywood, and Universal Orlando Resort – Here is how!

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Universal Orlando Resort

Universal Orlando Resort is celebrating the Olympics in a BIG way! When you visit Universal Studios Florida you will immediately notice that the iconic entrance archway has been decorated for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Yes, the Olympics are still being called the 2020 Olympics even if they will be held in 2021.

Here is a look at the entrance decorations from Inside Universal on Twitter:

Besides the decorations, you can look forward to food booths inside Universal Studios Florida that offer some tasty Tokyo-inspired treats. Universal even added a special opening to its nighttime spectacular, Universal Orlando’s Cinematic Celebration, that highlights the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. You can read more about that here!

Universal Orlando's Cinematic Celebration
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Over at Universal CityWalk, you can bet that NBC Sports Grill & Brew will be broadcasting plenty of Olympic coverage for you to enjoy while you dine. If you are still hungry after enjoying NBC Sports Grill & Brew, head over to Voodoo Doughnut and get the Olympic Ring doughnuts for dessert!

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Universal Studios Hollywood

Did you know that the Olympic Rings are going on a tour across America? Two stops on that tour include both Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort! You can see that the rings already stopped at Universal Studios Hollywood from a post on their official Twitter below:

We said “yes” to the Olympics 

There will be plenty of NBC Olympic coverage at Universal Studios Hollywood. Remember that the opening games of the Olympics will be held on July 23. Here is what Universal Studios Hollywood had to say about celebrating the Olympics at the Resort:

The Tokyo Olympics will be the first global unifying event since the world was hit by the coronavirus pandemic. Athletes have preserved through this time to continue training to be at their best at the Tokyo Games one year late. The Tokyo Olympics begin July 23rd on NBC

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Universal Studios Hollywood and Universal Orlando Resort are both great places to enjoy the Olympics! Being at Universal during the Olympics is a unique experience that is celebrated throughout the theme parks. You won’t have to worry about missing your favorite sport when you are on vacation, as there are plenty of places to watch and enjoy the games at Universal theme parks.

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