Universal Orlando cancels this year’s Halloween Horror Nights

ORLANDO, Fla. — Universal Orlando Resort announced Friday that it is canceling this year’s Halloween Horror Nights events.

Officials said instead, Universal Orlando Resort will focus “exclusively on operating its theme parks for daytime guests, using the enhanced health and safety procedures already in place.”

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Theme park officials said they plan to bring the event back in 2021.

Stay tuned to Channel 9 Eyewitness News for updates.

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Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.