DreamWorks’ ‘Trolls’ become newest theme of Running Universal at Universal Studios Hollywood

Universal Studios Hollywood is kicking off its next Running Universal race with a brand-new theme: DreamWorks’ “Trolls”!

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UPDATE – 03/20/20: The “Trolls”-themed Running Universal Race planned for April 26, 2020 at Universal Studios Hollywood has been cancelled due to the ongoing global health crisis.

A full refund for participants’ registration and unused park tickets and passes (as applicable) will be automatically issued to the original payment method.

UPDATE – 01/21/20: Here’s a look at the Trolls-themed finisher medals!

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Runners will take to the park streets on Sunday, April 26, 2020 for a 5K, a Kids’ 1K, and a 10K run. Participants will make their way through the backlot while being entertained by their favorite characters from the 2016 animated film and the upcoming sequel, “Trolls World Tour.”

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Character appearances will include Poppy, Branch, and Guy Diamond, as well as Shrek, Princess Fiona, and Puss in Boots; Po and Tigress; and Alex and King Julien.

All participants will receive a collectible “Trolls” drawstring backpack, a Running Universal T-shirt, and finisher medal. The event will come to a close at Universal CityWalk with a celebration at the 5 Towers Stage.

Registration is now open, but space is limited. Ticket types include Standard, VIP, and Play All Day, which includes one-day admission to Universal Studios Hollywood that can be used up to a week after the event. All ticket packages include complimentary parking and post-race refreshments and beverages.

Learn more about race times and register here.


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