Production Central is one of the nine themed areas of Universal Studios Florida. It is themed to Universal Studios' production facilities, incorporating many soundstages, more then any other area of the park. Production Central is notable for being one of only three areas of the park in which all 1990 original attractions have been replaced by newer attractions, the other two being San Francisco and World Expo.


  • Blue Man Group Sharp Aquos Theatre is a live performance show featuring the Blue Man Group. It is a CityWalk attraction but is also accessible from Universal Studios Florida. It opened in 2007.
  • Despicable Me:Minion Mayhem is a 4-D motion simulator ride when you become an minion with Gru and her Daughters. It opened in 2012.
  • Shrek 4-D is a 4-D film set between the events of Dreamworks Pictures' films Shrek and Shrek 2. It opened in 2003.
  • The Universal Music Plaza Stage is a new ampitheatre built in the style of the Hollywood Bowl. It is used for musical artists' performances during the park's annual events. It opened in 2009.
  • Transformers: The Ride is a 3-D dark ride where you defeat Megatron and Grindor with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee. It open in 2013.
  • Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit is a unique roller coaster experience featuring an X-Car design, and the element of creating your own music track and music video while on the ride. It opened in 2009.
  • Donkey's Photo Finish is an interactive character meet and greet located across the street from Shrek's Ye Olde Souvenir Shoppe. It opened in 2003.

Previous AttractionsEdit


  • Universal's Classic Monsters Cafe