June 12, 2023, Beijing - Universal Beijing Resort today announces the launch of its first unique summer experience, the new and exciting entertainment performance - Universal Cool Summer, available to all guests from June 22 to August 27, 2023. Universal Beijing Resort invites guests to relax to the rhythm of the beat, and cool down with refreshing sprays of water while enjoying in the fun experiences of the blockbuster movie world. In addition, dozens of cool and delicious snacks, playful summer-themed merchandise, immersive-themed vacation packages, and the first ever weekend street music performance at Universal CityWalk Beijing will also be provided to guests. Throughout this summertime, Universal Beijing Resort will provide guests with super cool fun and unleash immersive shows that combines both new summer season offerings and iconic blockbuster experiences.
[Universal Cool Summer will launch on June 22]
Get super energized with water and music as blockbuster characters battle on stage to be the best DJ
Throughout the Universal Cool Summer experience, the volume will be turned up to the max for the new Universal Cool Summer show, setting the beat for music and fun beyond imagination at the Hollywood Amphitheater. This amazing summer party features an incredible lineup of competitive DJs, stage effects, and fun water dance effects to unleash the full energy of summer that guests cannot miss. The “Super DJs” and their friends made up of fan-favorite Universal Studios characters are ready to take the stage. Bumblebee will join other beloved blockbuster characters and compete for the title of DJ Champion, marking his first debut on stage since the resort’s grand opening. Together with a troupe of dancers, each dressed in colorful summer attire, the Universal Cool Summer show unleashes the summer spirit and invites guests to enjoy a fun party with dynamic music and immersive water effects.
The Universal Cool Summer multi-function fountain stage is well-crafted, with various entertainment water facilities such as water cannons, fancy water sprinklers and inflatable balls etc., transforming the whole area into an interactive pop dance and water play arena, further providing guests with a fun-packed water party perfect for the summer. Moreover, multiple large outdoor screens will also be visible to capture the best dance moves and highlights from the crowd real-time, so everyone will have their moment to shine on the big stage and find their authentic selves during this cool summer. Four Universal Cool Summer shows will take place each day. Each show will have dedicated “soak zones” “splash zones” and “dry zones” for guests to choose from as they dance and cheer to the music with the blockbuster characters. Universal Beijing Resort kindly reminds guests to check the official App to find out more about the show and obtain instructions to ensure a safe and enjoyable on-site entertainment experience.
In addition to limited-time Universal Cool Summer show, Universal Beijing Resort also provides splashing interaction and atmospheric shows that enable guests to enjoy exciting water and music fun, adding to the cool summer experience in the blockbuster world. At the WaterWorld Stunt Show in WaterWorld, guests can enjoy a thrilling stunt show on water. At the fully indoor Kung Fu Panda Land of Awesomeness, Kung Fu Panda: Journey of the Dragon Warrior awaits, bringing guests the ultimate cool-down as they flow down the winding canal to the sights and sounds of the hit movie franchise. The Resort also offers various exciting entertainment performances, further lighting up a colorful blockbuster world with captivating music and fun. In Hollywood, Universal Pop singers put on an energetic performance based on popular songs, and the virtuoso Electrifying Strings violin performance invites guests to experience the beautiful summer melodies. Jump, Dance, Surprise! helps get the temperature rising by inviting guests to join the show with fun singing and dancing. Universal Beijing Resort continues to bring the most compelling stories and characters in popular culture to life with its incredible seven land offerings. Each land at Universal Beijing Resort contains a magnificently themed mix of attractions, shows, shops and restaurants, awaiting guest enjoyment.
Stay cool and energized all summer with dozens of refreshing limited-edition summer experiences
As the excitement heats up, guests can find cool refreshment throughout the resort with Universal Beijing Resort’s new selection of summer food and beverage offerings. Sunset Grill has launched a new summer set menu bursting with delicious seasonal ingredients meticulously prepared with exceptional craft. Guests can enjoy Garlic Fried Four-Angled Beans, Marinated Boneless Chicken Feet, a Chinese Style Meat Platter, and Sichuan Style Cold Noodles — each perfect to enjoy a delicious summer meal with friends. 14 new drinks and snacks are also arriving on the menu just in time for summer, including refreshing ice drinks, a Raspberry Cream Puff, Grilled Squid, and a Sakura Specialty Drink. With flavors and styles suited to all kinds of tastes - sour, sweet, salty, and spicy - guests will find plenty of food and drink options to keep them energized as they shop and dine while exploring the blockbuster movie world.
Throughout Universal Cool Summer, close to 60 pieces of new exclusive summer merchandise will also be introduced, including themed items from popular films and stories like Kung Fu Panda, Despicable Me, Transformers, and more. With such a wide selection, there's something for everyone — from families with children, to young couples, and movie fans — with each item making the ideal memento for the coolest summer memories made at Universal Beijing Resort.
[Universal Beijing Resort Summer Merchandise]
Alongside the exciting variety of food, beverages, and themed merchandise, both hotels at Universal Beijing Resort will be offering themed vacation packages catering to all kinds of vacations. On June 22, NUO Resort Hotel will introduce The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ Staycation Package, comprehensively creating a wonderful magical getaway for guests. Guests who purchased the Staycation Packages will stay at the comfortable executive room at the NUO Resort Hotel and enjoy exclusive executive floor benefits. A themed welcome pack will be waiting for them. Early Park Admission privileges and Butterbeer TM , the sweet wizarding drink, will further make this journey adventurous and fun. The Minion Staycation Package and Jurassic World Staycation Package will also continue to provide guests with fun and exciting staycation options.
The Music@CityWalk outdoor music performance will be held every Saturday night starting from June 17. Throughout the Summer, different bands will perform each week and play a selection of original songs and popular covers as guests relax or dance to the beat of the music and evening summer breeze. What’s more, no ticket is required to visit Universal CityWalk Beijing, so guests and local Beijing residents can come and go as they please to enjoy the music festivities. In addition, more than 20 seasonal culinary offerings and unique treats will be arriving to Universal CityWalk restaurants including - Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen, The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar, and CityWalk Red Oven Pizza Bakery.
[Universal CityWalk Beijing Summer Themed Treats]
Plan for a cool and enjoyable experience
While inviting guests to unleash the passion this summer, Universal Beijing Resort has also implemented measures to ensure guests to stay cool, comfortable, and safe during high temperatures. Around two-thirds of all attractions and venues at Universal Beijing Resort are either indoors or covered, and certain outdoor queuing areas are also equipped with electric fans and mist machines. Free water fountains are located throughout the resort for guests to refill their water bottles and stay hydrated before getting back to the fun.
Guests can also better plan for their trip by using the Universal Beijing Resort Official App, Alibaba mini program or WeChat mini program. From June 12, General Admission Ticket guests (such as General Admission Ticket-Group of Two, Ticket-Group of Three) and annual passholders need to make reservations on the above channels prior to entry. Exclusive entrance is also available for annual passholders. On the official App and mini programs, pathways between attractions and queue times are clearly displayed so that guests can arrange their visit in the theme park according to their itinerary while also taking into account the weather on the day. In order to ensure the safety and comfort of guests and Universal Beijing Resort team members, the operating time of certain outdoor attractions, shows, and rides may be adjusted according to the temperature and other weather conditions such as thunderstorms, sandstorms, and air quality on the day. Guests can check the latest status on the official App and mini-programs, and read the “Park Rules” to plan for their trip.
During this energetic and passionate summer, Universal Beijing Resort welcomes guests to ignite their journey at the blockbuster world through wonderful, limited-time summer and classic themed experiences. With so many summer-exclusive and signature attractions waiting to be explored, Universal Beijing Resort is the ultimate destination for friends and families to gather and create unforgettable memories.