Celebrate the Year of the Pig at Universal Studios

Chinese lanterns hanging

Celebrate the Year of the Pig at Universal Studios

Celebrate the Year of the Pig at Universal Studios

Why not celebrate the Lunar New Year with some family fun? Join Universal Studios this Feb 2-17 in celebrating the Year of the Pig. Hang out with the Kung Fu Panda gang and enjoy the beautiful scenery throughout the park. More details about Universal Studios and the nearby Studio City Court Yard, below.


What’s Happening

This year, Universal Studios has done an amazing job creating the perfect Lunar New Year experience. Starting Feb 2, the grounds will fully embrace the Year of the Pig. Watch live performances of traditional Asian new year parades. Embrace the bright vivid colors and rich music. And make sure your kids don’t miss out on Kung Fu Panda’s Dragon Warrior Training! They can personally train with Po and become a dragon warrior. Keep an eye out for other characters like the Minions from Despicable Me in traditional Chinese attire. A great place to savor Asian dishes? Mr. Ping’s Noodle Shop. Make sure to meet & greet Po’s father, Mr. Ping. This celebration is only until Feb 17, so make sure to secure your tickets here soon!


Tickets to Universal Studios

This celebration of the Lunar New Year won’t last long! Buy tickets for everyone here. Universal Studios has a 1-Day admission with adults (10+) starting at $109 and kids (3-9) $103. Or if you’re looking to have twice the fun and still save money, check out their 2-Day admission tickets. The best part of this deal is that you get to spend two days at Hollywood Universal Studios for less! After your first day, you have seven days to use your second visit, allowing for plenty of time to explore Studio City.


More About the Year of the Pig

The Year of the Pig will begin Feb 5 and end Jan 24, 2020. Despite what you might think about pigs, there are some positive attributes to this well-behaved animal. People with the Chinese zodiac Pig sign are optimistic, considerate and independent. Another bonus­– people born in 2019 are associated with “Earth Pig” attributes aka great interpersonal and socializing skills. What more could you want?


Stay at Studio City Court Yard

With so much to do at Universal Studios, why not a spend a night or two at a nearby Studio City hotel? We recommend booking your stay at the nearby Studio City Court Yard. This property is a great choice for families traveling on a budget and it’s located right near Universal Studios.


Start off the Lunar New Year the right way, by spending quality time with family and friends. Spend a few days at Universal Studios and relax in the comfortable and affordable Studio City Court Yard.



Lunar New Year at Universal Studios
Where: Universal Studios
When: Feb 2-17
Admission: $103+



Studio City Court Yard
With its comfortable furnishings and close location to Hollywood attractions, this hotel makes a great budget-friendly choice for traveling families. 12933 Ventura Blvd, Studio City, CA 91604. studiocitycourtyard.com