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Universal Studios Hollywood's EVE | Hollywood’s Biggest New Year’s

Universal Studios Hollywood rings in 2023 with EVE, Hollywood’s biggest New Year’s Eve celebration featuring music entertainment, a brilliant fireworks display and access to select rides and attractions, on Saturday, December 31 with extended hours until 2:00 a.m.

Included in the price of theme park admission, EVE is the ultimate way to bid farewell to 2022 and usher in 2023 that begins with a full day of fun, enjoying popular and award-winning rides and attractions, before transitioning to the new year in a park-wide celebration and special midnight countdown.

Universal Studios Hollywood’s night to remember begins at 9:00 p.m. as an energetic party kicks off with multiple entertainment hubs featuring DJs spinning an eclectic array of music for guests to dance into the new year with their choice of pop, rock, hip-hop, EDM and Latin music. Iconic photo ops located around the theme park will also provide a memorable backdrop to capture and share moments from the big night.

A lively New Year’s countdown rounds out the event before a dazzling fireworks display punctuates the nighttime sky. A winter snowfall and confetti bursts also add to the festive evening within designated areas.

A selection of food and beverages, including desserts, champagne, beer, wine and cocktails, as well as memorabilia will be available for purchase. Guests must be 21+ and have a valid photo ID to purchase alcoholic beverages. Event Highlights:

EVE Party Areas

Dance the night away at multiple live entertainment areas.

"Latin Beats" – Latin favorites near Jurassic World – The Ride

"Electric New Year" – Electronic Dance Music at Springfield, U.S.A.

"Rock the Night" – Pop/Rock/Hip-Hop tunes at Universal Plaza

Fireworks Display

Join family and friends for a special countdown celebration to midnight as you ring in the new year with fireworks from any of the multiple viewing locations. Key Viewing areas:

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™

Springfield, U.S.A

Universal Plaza

Lower Lot

EVE Photo Ops

Get yourself camera-ready and be sure to visit our EVE-themed photo opportunities located throughout the park.

Celebration Must-Haves

At each party area, you can enjoy an assortment of specialty cocktails, beer, wine, and champagne available for purchase. And don’t forget to get your glow items and other memorabilia to join in the fun!

(Must be 21 or older with valid photo ID to purchase or consume alcohol.)

It’s a day and night filled with exciting entertainment and one-of-a-kind blockbuster attractions, including mega-attraction “Jurassic World—The Ride,” Illumination’s award-winning “The Secret Life of Pets: Off the Leash” and “Despicable Me Minion Mayhem” and the world-famous Studio Tour. Guests can visit Springfield, U.S.A. and “The Simpsons Ride™” and experience heart-pounding thrills on “Transformers™: The Ride-3D” and “Revenge of the Mummy: The Ride.”

While reveling in the New Year, guests can enjoy the “Awesomest Celebration of the Season,” including holiday favorite, “Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter,” featuring “The Magic of Christmas at Hogwarts TM Castle” which brings the iconic Hogwarts castle to life in a stunning spectacle. The Who-bilation continues at “Grinchmas” where joyful park-goers can delight in the wonderous Who-ville and meet its infamous villager, The Grinch and his faithful dog Max, plus the Whos.

Holiday festivities at Universal Studios Hollywood run daily now through Sunday, January 1, 2023.

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