Halloween Horror Nights 2016


Good day all! I’ve realized that I have not posted anything from our October visit to Halloween Horror Nights! How rude of me! So here are some pictures from the event! The 2016 event’s theme was Chance, the really scary clown pictured above. She is Jack’s, a HHN icon, sidekick.

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Getting ready for Halloween in Orlando!


In order for us to celebrate Halloween we couldn’t think of a better way than being in Orlando. That’s right folks, we have another planned trip to Universal Studios and Disney World.

You can anticipate lots of great posts and pictures once we get back. If you’d like to see what we are up to and can’t wait for us to return make sure you check out our Twitter page @FunLovinTravels. We will try hard to post a lot while away.

In the meantime, here is a video recap of one of our previous trips. We hope you enjoy it!

Halloween Horror Nights Throwback!

Well it’s time for us to celebrate Halloween Horror Nights once again! We will be attending 2 nights. To keep with the theme of Horror Nights we thought we’d share some pictures that are throwbacks from our previous trips!

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Halloween Horror Nights Sweepstakes

In celebration of the 25th anniversary of Halloween Horror Nights, Universal Studios Orlando is will be hosting the largest event yet. In honor of such a momentous occasion the event will have 9 houses, 5 scare zones and 2 shows. What better way to spend Halloween?

Since this is going to be such a huge event, Universal Studios is giving everyone an opportunity to win 5 grand prizes and 25 first place prizes. Here is a breakdown of the prizes-

5 Grand Prize Winners will receive( plus a guest)- 

  • 3 days of admission to both Universal Orlando Resort theme parks with Express entitlement
  • 2 nights of admission to Halloween Horror Nights with Express entitlement
  • Round-trip airfare to Orlando, FL
  • Ground transportation between airport and hotel in Orlando
  • On-site accommodations
  • Entry into the Social Media Meet-Up (if selected travel period includes November 1)

25 First Place Winners will receive-

  • commemorative Halloween Horror Nights 25 merchandise

To enter this great sweepstakes follow the link below-

HHN25 Sweeps

You can enter daily until August 31, 2015.

We are huge Horror Nights fans and already have our package for this Halloween. If you are interested in attending you may want to enter the sweepstakes.

You can also follow along all the Halloween Horror Nights happenings on their blog Universal Orlando Blog.

Here are some pictures of previous events we’ve attended.

Halloween Horror Nights 2014


Halloween Horror Nights is Dave’s favorite event throughout the whole year and 2014 was no different. The only difference this trip was that we ensured that he had Express Pass this time around. On our last trip he didn’t get to experience all of the houses because the lines were so long so this time we spent the extra money to make sure he could see them all. It was fairly pricey but considering this is his thing it ended up being worth the money.


This year Universal Studios allowed guests to stay in certain areas of the park if they already had Horror Nights tickets purchased when the normal park time was up. They set up a few holding areas that allowed guests to not have to exit and then re enter the park. This was much easier this time around and we hope to see Universal do this again in the future.

Halloween Horror Nights 24 featured different houses including The Walking Dead, Michael Myers and Alien vs. Predator. It also included 3 separately themed scare zones. The Purge scare zone was based around the movie. Bayou of Blood was based around voodoo priests and lots of bugs and snakes. The last scare zone was called Maskerade which featured devious attendants of a glorious ball. Dave enjoyed all the scare zones but his favorite was The Purge.

Having the Express Pass was really convenient and Dave didn’t have to spend most of his time waiting to get into a few houses. This time around he even managed to get on a few rides. He really was able to enjoy himself and all that Halloween Horror Nights had to offer and he is already looking forward to next year’s event!