From August 10 to September 30, 2020, Universal Orlando is showing its annual passholders a whole lotta love with exclusive menus, discounts, and benefits with the return of Passholder Appreciation Days.

Passholder benefits during Passholder Days include:

  • The return of the VIP entrance with UOAP dedicated turnstiles at both Universal’s Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios Florida.
  • Premier Passholder Dedicated Parking Lane.
  • Premier and Preferred Passholders will be able to take advantage of an extra hour with Early Park Admission through Sept 30. Early Park Admission for Power and Seasonal Passholders is valid on weekdays only through Sept 30.
  • Passholders can save 30% on select Universal Express passes

Passholders can also get some exclusive UOAP merchandise, including the monthly button and magnet. August’s button features Frank the Pug from Men in Black. It is available, along with the Passholder Appreciation Magnet, to pick up at the UOAP Lounge at Universal Studios Florida or Toon Extra at Islands of Adventure.

AP’s can also purchase an exclusive souvenir popcorn bucket, including one free refill, for just $7.99 plus tax, while supplies last. Premier and Preferred Annual Pass food discounts and Power and Seasonal Appreciation Days food discounts apply.

Starting August 10, a limited time T-Shirt specially-designed for UOAP will be available only at the UOAP Lounge in Universal Studios Florida for just $25 plus tax. (Universal is keeping the design a secret for now)

Now let’s talk about the food! Universal Orlando is rolling out an exclusive menu of creations around the resort just for passholders (Remember to use UOAP dining discounts at Universal Orlando owned and operated restaurants).

Universal Studios Florida

  • Ale Braised Beef Short Rib Sliders at Finnegan’s Bar & Grill
    White Cheddar, Cabbage Slaw, Tabasco Onions, Applewood Smoked Bacon, Melted Sharp Cheddar Cheese, Sliced Scallions, Pretzel Rolls
  • Seafood Caldo Verde at Lombard’s Landing
    Gulf shrimp, Atlantic cod, fingerling potatoes, chorizo, shaved kale, stewed with red chili.
  • BBQ Brisket Burger at Mel’s Drive-In
    Golden BBQ, Onion Ring, Smoked Gouda, and Brisket Burger

Islands of Adventure

  • Mediterranean Lamb Bowl at Mythos Restaurant
    Spiced ground lamb, house-made Hummus, turmeric rice, tomato, cucumber, feta, and charred pita
  • Margherita Pizza Fries at Cafe 4
    French fries, marinara, fresh mozzarella, Italian tomatoes, balsamic glaze, and basil pesto drizzle
  • Roasted Cauliflower Steak at Confisco Grille
    Lemon-garlic roasted cauliflower, romesco sauce, stewed beluga, lentils, toasted almonds.

Volcano Bay

  • Glazed Pork Belly Bianco Pizza at Kohola Reef Restaurant & Social Club
    Garlic cream sauce, mozzarella cheese, shredded cheddar, Parmesan
    cheese, Pork belly, fresh cilantro, sweet plantains.


  • Chocolate Waffle at The Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen
    Chocolate batter waffle topped with chocolate chunks, white whipped cream, chocolate raspberry sauce, chocolate shavings, powdered sugar, and micro mint
  • Mexican Parrillada at Antojitos Authentic Mexican Food
    Chicken, steak with pepper, rice, and refried beans, cactus petals and grilled chorizo, served with house-made tortillas
  • Captain A-Crab at The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar
    Two crab cake sliders topped with “jellyfish jelly” (grape-pepper jelly), served on a bed of arugula and Roma tomatoes on toasted King’s Hawaiian roll, garnished with a side of seaweed salad and “jellyfish jelly”.
  • Tex-Mex Burger at NBC Sports Grill & Brew
    Grilled half-pound beef patty topped with crisp lettuce, tomato, guacamole, sour cream, jalapenos, scallions, and Queso cheese sauce.
  • Creole Crawfish at Pat O’Brien’s
    Crawfish, andouille sausage, holy trinity (bell peppers, celery, and onions), simmered
    in creole sauce, topped with white rice and green onions, served with crostini.
  • Crispy Chicken Sandwich in Paradise at Jimmy Buffett’s Margaritaville
    Crispy fried chicken breast, lettuce, tomato, mayo and paradise sauce.
  • UOAP Doughnut at Voodoo Doughnut
    A heart-shaped, yeast doughnut with vanilla frosting & strawberry lemonade Bavarian filling.
  • Candy Bar Frappuccino at all Starbucks Locations
    Caramel Ribbon Crunch Frappuccino with toffee nut and whipped cream, topped with caramel and mocha drizzle.
  • Oreo Classic Rolls at Cinnabon
    Classic roll, caramel frosting, chocolate sauce, Oreo cookie topping.
  • We Love You S’Mores at Cold Stone Creamery
    Sweet cream ice cream, fudge, graham cracker pie crust and marshmallow mixed on the stone.
  • Dolce Amici at Red Oven Pizza Bakery
    Nutella, strawberries, crushed Oreo, whipped topping, and powdered sugar.

CityWalk Drinks

  • Mellow Yellow
    Mango, Margaritaville Tequila, lime, and salt.
    Available at Pat O’Brien’s, Bob Marley – A Tribute to Freedom, Dockside Kiosk and Shoreline Kiosk in CityWalk
  • Blue Lagoon
    Three Olives Vodka, curacao, and lemonade.
    Available at Pat O’Brien’s, Bob Marley – A Tribute to Freedom, Dockside Kiosk and Shoreline Kiosk in CityWalk
  • Purple Power
    Tanqueray® Gin, Don Q Rum, Margaritaville Tequila, Three Olives Grape Vodka, raspberry liqueur, sour and Sprite.
    Available at Pat O’Brien’s, Bob Marley – A Tribute to Freedom, Dockside Kiosk and Shoreline Kiosk in CityWalk

Passholders can also take advantage of perks at Universal Orlando resorts with discounted rates, exclusive drinks, and dining offers. Guests who book now through Oct. 31, 2020 for travel now through Nov. 1, 2020, can get exclusive discounts at Endless Summer – Surfside Inn & Suites, Cabana Bay Beach Resort, Aventura Hotel, and Sapphire Falls Resort.

Happy Hour pricing will be available all night for passholders, along with 20% off food purchases, at Bar 17 Bistro, Swizzle Lounge, and Strong Water Tavern through September 30, 2020. 20% off food discounts will be available at Velvet Bar and Orchid Court.

If you’re not a passholder yet, Universal is currently offering a bonus 3 Months free on any Pass purchased by September 30, 2020.

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