Universal Studios Drops Mask Requirements For All Guests

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Universal Studios is making some major changes to its mask policies.

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According to Orlando Informer(@OrlandoInformer) on Twitter, Universal Studios is making changes to its mask policies:

BREAKING: effective tomorrow – Saturday, February 12 – fully vaccinated guests will no longer be required to wear face coverings indoors or outdoors at Universal Orlando Resort. Guests who have not been vaccinated will be encouraged to wear face coverings while indoors.

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The news comes as a bit of a surprise as COVID-19 and the Omicron variant still continue to spread through certain parts of the country and Universal Studios recently updated i6s mask policies for Guests back in December. On Christmas Eve, Guests and Team Members were required to wear a mask while indoors at any public areas, including attractions, restaurants, indoor hotels public areas, and shops.

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Universal Orlando Resort is known for its many thrilling attractions such as Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man, Jurassic World Velocicoaster, Jurassic Park River Adventure, Skull Island: Reign of Kong, MEN IN BLACK: Alien Attack, The Simpson’s Ride, E.T. Adventure Ride, Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem, Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts, Hagrid’s Magical Creature Motorbike Adventure, Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon, Hollywood Rip It, Ride It, Rock It, and The Incredible Hulk Coaster.

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If you want to visit Universal Orlando Resort, you can today! Click here to get your vacation started! You can go to Universal Studios Florida, Islands of Adventure, then eat some dinner and grab a drink at CityWalk. Want to take a splash? Volcano Bay is ready for you. With so many fun events like Mardi Gras, Halloween Horror Nights, and more, Universal will give you an action-packed adventure like you are in the movies! Or, how about a trip to Universal Studios Hollywood to experience the movies?

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