Universal Studios Hollywood
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New CityWalk at Universal Studios Hollywood Unveiled

 

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CityWalk at Universal Studios Hollywood, an entertainment, dining and retail promenade that specializes in contemporary entertainment in a retail destination includes some great new additions--L.A.'s  best movie-going experience and great dining choices. When you buy Universal Studios Hollywood Tickets, you aren't limited to just theme park fun. You can shop, eat and enjoy an experience catered to your preference.

In May 2007, Universal CityWalkk's 18-screen movie theatre centerpiece is an IMAX 3-D theatre includes the installation of premium wall-to-wall and floor-to-ceiling movie screens and a sophisticated digital surround-sound system. Spacious stadium- style seating and state-of-the-art ergonomically designed "rocker" seats and cushioned cup holder armrests will allow 420 guests to "rock" to the hottest films available. The IMAX six-story, 59' x 81' screen, a twin 15,000 watt bulb projector and a six channel high fidelity sound system are the finest available.

 

simpsons rideSkyVenture Hollywood, a new indoor skydiving wind tunnel attraction that mimics a true skydiving experience catapults guests to pulse-pounding heights of over 40-feet and keep them suspended with wind thrusts of up to 125-miles per hour also is open in 2007. Virtual race car driving at the NASCAR Silicon Motor Speedway, mechanical bull-riding at Saddle Ranch Chop House and bowling under the neon lights of Jillian's Hi Life Lanes are additional interactive entertainment options to those visiting CityWalk. Next to the CityWalk, the Universal Studios Hollywood theme park features rides such as the new Simpsons ride, unveiled in 2008.

 

Restaurants include Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., Wolfgang Puck Cafe, Buca di Beppo, Daily Grill, Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood, Saddle Ranch Chop House, Karl Strauss Beer
Garden & Restaurant and Tony Roma's plus some fast food eateries. Rumba Room, live jazz  at B.B. King's Blues Club & Restaurant and Howl at the Moon's dueling, sing-a-long piano bar offer cocktails and meals.

Universal CityWalk stores, boutiques and shops include Abercrombie & Fitch, Guess? Accessories, Hollywood Harley Davidson, Fossil, Billabong, Skechers, Hot Topic, Raiders Image, Quicksilver Boardrider's Club, Dodgers Clubhouse and Team LA.

Universal Studios Hollywood, The Entertainment Capital of L.A. includes attractions: Revenge of the Mummy-The Ride, Shrek 4-D, Terminator 2: 3D, Jurassic Park-The Ride and behind-the-scenes Studio Tour.

Universal Parks & Resorts is a division of Universal Studios, a part of NBC Universal. NBC Universal formed in May 2004 through the combining of NBC and Vivendi Universal Entertainment. NBC Universal owns and operates news and entertainment networks, a  motion picture company, television production operations and theme parks. NBC Universal is 80% owned by General Electric, with 20% controlled by Vivendi Universal.