Meet the Grinch at Universal Studios!

The Grinch (credit: Universal Studios)

The Grinch (credit: Universal Studios)

Florida Travel News: Grinchmas starts at Universal Studios!

Oh, the Who-manity! If ‘How the Grinch Stole Christmas’ is one of your favorite Seuss stories, make sure you visit Universal’s Islands of Adventure. The cherished book comest to life in Grinchmas, a live stage show from from December 3rd 2012 to January 1st, 2013. There are also a number of other events, along with the usual rides and attractions, to fill your day with the holiday spirit.

Grinchmas Wholiday Spectacular

Mannheim Steamroller recorded an original music score for this show that features The Grinch and the Whos from Whoville. . Afterward, nab a chance to to shake hands, get an autography or pose for a photo with The Grinch and the Whos. There’s also a special Christmas character breakfast with Mr. Grinch himself but make sure you book ahead to reserve a ticket.

Holiday Music

Aside from Grinchmas, there’s also an evening performance of holiday tunes, so if you enjoy a capella, make sure you catch that along with the Holiday Village which has a number of interesting features:

  • hand-blown glass ornaments
  • roasted chestnuts
  • caramel apples
  • cupcake decorating
  • hot chocolate

Christmas Parade

A holiday celebration wouldn’t be complete without Santa and a parade. The Macy’s Holiday Parade happens every evening with floats, holiday characters and balloons  twisting down the streets and through New York City. And it’s Santa Clause who makes the grand entrance when he lights the tree!

Tell us…

Is How the Grinch  stole Christmas one of your favorite holiday stories?