Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 24 Opens Tonight, Featuring John Carpenter’s “HALLOWEEN,” Amc’s “THE Walking Dead” And More

ORLANDO, Fla. (Sept. 19, 2014) – Tonight, guests’ worst nightmares will be unleashed as Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights 24 opens – drawing fans from all around the country. This year, guests will come face-to-face with some of the most recognizable and terrifying names in pop culture, as well as intensely-real original content.

Fast Facts About Halloween Horror Nights 24:

  • Dates: Select nights from Sept. 19 through Nov. 1
  • Awards: It’s been named “Nation’s Best Halloween Event” for seven consecutive years by Amusement Today’s Golden Ticket Awards – one of the most prestigious awards in the amusement industry.
  • Event Overview: The event includes eight fully-immersive, startlingly-real haunted houses, two live shows and scare zones filled with hundreds of horrifying “scareactors.” Experiences are inspired by:

o   John Carpenter’s classic horror film, “Halloween”

o   AMC’s hit series, “The Walking Dead”

o   The cult sci-fi franchise “AVP: Alien vs. Predator”

o   Robert Rodriguez’s chilling television series “From Dusk Till Dawn”

o   Universal Picture’s upcoming film “Dracula: Untold”

o   Universal Picture’s “The Purge: Anarchy”

o   SyFy’s “Face Off – In the Flesh”

o   Even more original content

  • Tickets: Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at HalloweenHorrorNights.com/orlando. Guests can also book a Halloween Horror Nights hotel and ticket package that includes event tickets, park-to-park tickets and accommodations at a Universal Orlando hotel so you can stay right in the midst of all the action. Due to the event’s popularity, tickets for weekend nights are expected to sell out and should be purchased well in advance.

For more information about Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights, visit www.HalloweenHorrorNights.com/Orlando.