Universal Orlando: Fear Factor Live show to permanently close

Theme park says attraction will close on Nov. 1

Fear Factor Live sign at Universal Studios Florida (Universal)

ORLANDO, Fla. – Universal Orlando says its show “Fear Factor Live” will close for good on Nov. 1.

The show, located in between the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Diagon Alley and the Men in Black attraction opened in 2005 at Universal Studios Florida.

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The show has been closed since March 2020 when Universal Orlando and several other local theme parks were forced to close due to the pandemic.

The venue is currently being used for the Halloween Horror Nights show, “Halloween Nightmare Fuel.”

Earlier this month, Universal Orlando announced that Shrek 4D would be closing at the park on Jan. 10.

No word on what could replace Fear Factor Live.

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Landon joined News 6 in 2017. He grew up in Southern Illinois and graduated from Southern Illinois University with a bachelors degree in TV and digital media. When he is not at work you can catch him at one of Orlando's theme parks or the beach. Before working at News 6 he worked for stations in Miami and Fort Myers.