Preview Check-in Instructions:
To attend this event, you are required to check-in in advance of your pre-selected reservation time.
Please check-in at the Globe Gardens, located outside the Park on the pathway between Frankenstein Parking and the Security entrance.
We recommend checking in one (1) hour prior to your pre-selected reservation time.
For guests who have reserved the 10am-12pm time slot, we will begin check-in by 8:30am.
Check-in tables will close at 3pm.
Each attendee will need to present their valid Annual/Season Pass to be scanned, along with the reservation confirmation email.
We’re sorry, but we cannot accommodate additional guests without a reservation.
Upon check-in, you will be provided directions to enter SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ during your pre-selected reservation time. Access to the attraction will only be available during your confirmed two-hour reservation window.
Additional Important Information:
You are welcome to enjoy the rest of the Park anytime during regular Park hours. Blackout dates will not apply with a reservation. Present your valid Annual/Season Pass at the turnstiles for Front Gate entry as normal.
We recommend checking in for your Preview prior to entering the Park. However, to manage our guest flow for check-in, if you have a late reservation time, you are welcome to enjoy the Park, then return to check-in at least one (1) hour prior to your pre-selected reservation time. Park exit and re-entry at the Front Gate turnstiles will be allowed. Check-in tables will close at 3:00pm.
Please allow yourself enough time. SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ is located on the Lower Lot.
Please do not head straight to SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ prior to check-in. You will be unable to enter without check-in confirmation.
Parking is not included. Normal parking rules apply for Platinum and Gold Annual Passes.
As this is a special event, Universal Express benefits may not apply.
Previews are technical rehearsals subject to occasional delay, closure or cancellation. In the event of a cancellation, previews will not be rescheduled.
SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ at Universal Studios Hollywood takes you into the world of Super Mario™. Battle Team Bowser on the groundbreaking Mario Kart™ ride, dine at Toadstool Cafe™, and level up with themed merch. Official opening is 2/17/2023.
To the surprise of park guests and super fans... SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™ soft opened for a "technical rehearsal" on January 12. NOTE: Reservation based, pre-booked Passholder Previews begin 1/29/23. Technical Rehearsals run until then... meaning the new land may or may not be open, with some or all of the features available to guests. There are no guarantees!
Come along with theFUNnelCakeBlog for a full tour, including:
Mario Kart™: Bowser’s Challenge
Ready to experience Mario Kart™ like never before? Put on the special goggles and battle Team Bowser on iconic Mario Kart courses alongside Mario, Luigi, and Princess Peach. Collect coins and throw shells to win the Golden Cup on the groundbreaking Mario Kart ride with cutting-edge technology.
Meet Mario and friends face-to-face.
You’ve grown up with them, now get ready to meet with them face-to-face at SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™. Snap a photo together and wear your Power-Up Band™ for an enhanced experience.
You’re not imagining things. Inside the Toad House is Toadstool Cafe™. Step in to indulge in fun, tasty dishes crafted by Chef Toad and enjoy playful scenery of the Mushroom Kingdom from the windows.
Find the perfect souvenir at the 1-UP Factory™ store. This super-fun store is where you can find all sorts of items from the Mushroom Kingdom! Browse souvenirs and wearable merch to level up your experience at SUPER NINTENDO WORLD™.
Enhance your experience with a Power-Up Band™
Keep score, complete challenges, collect coins with a Power-Up Band™. Elevate your adventures with your Power-Up Band™! Use your band to keep score throughout the land as you take on key challenges, collect digital coins, and more. With your Power-Up Band, you’ll experience a new way to play.