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When Is Backdraft And Special Effects

Universal Studios Hollywood: I Know Its Closing But When?

From Sheldon Gel
Posted January 25, 2009 at 4:59 PM
Any1 Know?


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From Nick Markham
Posted January 25, 2009 at 5:06 PM
I don't know, but probably not for a while (either end of this season or beginning of next)

From Raul Araoz
Posted January 25, 2009 at 5:52 PM
The current closures are expected to take place right after Labor Day of this year. The new Transformers attraction is slated to open in May of 2011.

From Andrew Goodman
Posted February 15, 2010 at 2:09 AM
i heard Spring Break of this year, but they could always change it.

i'm an AP for Universal Studios, and i can put up the update as to when they are closing when i find out (i hope that made sense o_O)

From Eugene Koh
Posted February 15, 2010 at 4:21 AM
Why did you post 4 discussions in one day? I think It's againts the rules of forums. I'm not sure about TPI though. And why so early morning? Thank god I am a light sleeper. We have discussions here, you are ruining my 'roughest coaster thread' because I really wanted to know who rode an Intamin stand-up so badly.

From James Rao
Posted February 15, 2010 at 8:53 AM
Thanks for the update, Andrew. And ignore Eugene, I think he needs more sleep! =)

From Eugene Koh
Posted February 16, 2010 at 10:40 PM
LOL! James! Good one.

From James Rao
Posted February 17, 2010 at 8:56 PM
I see your good mood has returned, Eugene! You must have gotten some rest! ;)

From parker reave
Posted March 7, 2010 at 2:14 PM
Backdraft and Special Effects will be closing April 11, 2010. The new attraction will be open May (or June) 2011.

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