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Universal Orlando Previews New Harry Potter Roller Coaster

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*Video courtesy of Universal Orlando Resort.

Earlier this week, Universal Orlando Resort announced a ride update that is sure to please fans of the Harry Potter franchise. Universal announced an official opening date of June 13 for Hagrid’s Magical Creatures Motorbike Adventure.

According to Universal, the new coaster will become the park’s most highly themed, immersive outdoor coaster experience and will also give fans the first-ever opportunity to join Hagrid – one of the most beloved characters in the Harry Potter books and films – on a journey through the Forbidden Forest.

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