Universal’s Volcano Bay to close for 4 months, starting next month

Universal’s Volcano Bay to close for 4 months, starting next month
Universal's Volcano Bay water park in Orlando. (WFTV)

ORLANDO, Fla. — Universal’s Volcano Bay said Friday that it will close next month for four months.

Theme park officials said it will close Nov. 2 and reopen “on or before March 1."

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“We will use the seasonal closure to conduct annual maintenance on several attractions and areas of the park at the same time,” the park said in a statement.

Universal said it will work with annual passholders and those who bought tickets to the water park for that time period.

Those seeking assistance may visit the Guest Services departments at Universal Studios Florida or Universal’s Islands of Adventure. They may also call 877-801-9720.

Universal said Sept. 17 that it placed more than 5,300 employees at its parks and other properties on an extended furlough. Click here to read more about that.

Click here for updates on the water park’s days of operations.

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