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Volcano Bay Construction & Preview Discussion

Discussion in 'Volcano Bay Water Park' started by Brian G., May 28, 2015.

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  1. Hockeyman55

    Hockeyman55 V.I.P.

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    I was thinking maybe the stairs lead up thru there
     
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    This makes total sense, really.
     
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    Maybe the $132 is an opening day souvenir ticket. See them on eBay in 50 years selling like a day 1 Disneyland ticket :lol:
     
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    In case it affects any other readers....

    Got confirmation from Universal today that the 3 park explorer tickets for the UK are valid from 12th may at Universal Studios and Islands and 25th for Volcano Bay...

    So I at least will be going for no extra cost...this year.
     
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    Or it's just fake news.
     
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    I'll believe it's a boutique park when I see it.

    VB will be filling virtually to capacity everyday... just because they cut people off doesn't make it boutique. What IS boutique though is Discovery Bay, where you can sometimes feel like you're one of the only ones in the park.
     
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    :lol::thumbsup:
     
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    If the $130 one-day pass thing is true, there's absolutely no way I'm going. Even if I had enough money I wouldn't want to spend that and support that ridiculously greedy price.
     
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    I'm hearing on Twitter that Universal raised their ticket prices today to match Disney's increase. Any word on that?
     
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    It's true
     
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    They did, but still no official word on VB prices yet.
     
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    It's a good thing it's not true then.
     
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    I could be mistaken, I have an awful memory.
     
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    No worries, we've come across it a few times where someone has left it open also
     
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    Cabana will have its own pathway with a gate, and probably an armed border agent to make sure no one tries entering Cabana's pool for free.
     
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    Single day tickets are not going to be over $100. Maybe for the first summer? Yes. But for non peak seasons I can't see anybody paying $100+ for a water park.
     
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    Channel 9 is live over volcano bay now

    EDIT: It's over now so you skip through the video below, it has some sweet close ups.

     
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    grabbed some screenshots when i could
    ss 2017-02-17 at 4.06.16 PM.jpg

    cabanas along i4, notice workers installing roofing on farthest right double story cabana
    ss 2017-02-17 at 4.06.09 PM.jpg

    close up of workers installing roof, also looks like the footers for a wall soon to be installed along i4 behind it ss 2017-02-17 at 4.05.19 PM.jpg

    and again ss 2017-02-17 at 4.05.10 PM.jpg

    and again ss 2017-02-17 at 4.05.02 PM.jpg

    ss 2017-02-17 at 4.03.50 PM.jpg
     
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    All the slides are so dirty,dusty, some with dots of paint. I hope they pressure wash and scrub everything down good before opening.
     
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    Thats a given
     
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