Events, L.A. Local
Mar 30, 2021

Universal Studios Hollywood Announces Re-Opening Date!

We hope you’re all vaccinated and ready to go, as Universal Studios Hollywood has announced their official re-opening date! Read inside for details and Covid-19 safety.

UNIVERSAL STUDIOS HOLLYWOOD — Pictured: Universal Studios Hollywood brings guests face-to-face with “Jurassic World—The Ride’s” all-new, extraordinarily realistic dinosaur, the Indominus rex, who stakes her claim at the ride’s finale in a forceful battle with her arch-rival, the Tyrannosaurus Rex — (Photo by: Universal Studios Hollywood)

Universal Studios Hollywood is set to re-open on Friday, April 16. They will be kicking off the occasion with special annual and season pass member bonus days, beginning on Thursday, April 15. The grand re-opening will introduce guests to the all-new “The Secret Life of Pets: Off the Leash!” ride and “Jurassic World: The Ride’s” all-new, stunningly realistic dinosaur, Indominus Rex. Initial tickets will be available to California residents and can be purchased online beginning on Thursday, April 8th.

While most rides will be operational, some rides and attractions will reopen at a later date as the theme park complies with government restrictions. Universal Studios Hollywood continues to work in partnership with health and government officials to implement new health and safety procedures that include controlled capacity to enforce physical distancing and required face coverings.  In accordance with government guidelines, only California residents may visit the theme park at this time.

Tickets to Universal Studios Hollywood will be available to California residents only and can be purchased online beginning on Thursday, April 8. The theme park will also celebrate annual and season pass members, who will be among the first to visit, with a series of complimentary bonus days on select days from Thursday, April 15 through Sunday, May 16; these bonus days can be reserved by annual and season pass members online starting on Monday, April 5.  Annual and season pass members will be able to resume regular use of their passes starting on Monday, May 17.

Due to capacity limits, until further notice, guests with unredeemed tickets purchased prior to April 8, 2021 will need to make an advance reservation at for their visit dates.