Universal CityWalk Turns 20 and Revs Up Its Engines with a Birthday Bash Featuring a Retrospective of 8 Original Prop Cars from all 6 ‘Fast & Furious’ Films
WHEN: Thursday, May 23, 2013
6:00 P.M.- Come out and check out the "Fast & Furious" cars in person!
7:00 P.M.- Fan screening of “Fast & Furious 6” at the CityWalk AMC Cinemas
WHERE: “5 Towers” on CityWalk (located in front of the Cinemas)
100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608
A retrospective of eight original, souped-up prop cars, including three from “Fast & Furious 6” will be staged at “5 Towers” on CityWalk to help get the birthday party started. With an exciting slate of blockbuster movies poised to reign over Hollywood this summer, Universal CityWalk will become LA’s blockbuster movie destination where guests can join the fun and see the latest hit movie for only $2 in parking or ‘Movie Buffs to Park for $2 Bucks.’
The arrival of an elaborate 20-tier cake, punctuated by confetti canons and a lively Happy Birthday rendition from the popular band, Midnight Red, will keep the momentum going. Midnight Red will also headline CityWalk’s free “Summer Music Spotlight” concert series at “5 Towers,” beginning June 29.
Advance screenings for the pre-Memorial Day weekend blockbuster will begin with “Fast & Furious 6” at 7:15pm, 10pm and midnight with crowds of enthusiastic fans.
The following “Fast & Furious” cars will be on display as part of CityWalk’s 20th Birthday Bash:
FAST & FURIOUS 6:
THE FAST AND THE FURIOUS:
1970 Dodge Charger
Nissan Skyline GT-R
Mitsubishi Eclipse Spyder
FAST & FURIOUS:
Buick Grande National
(Note: All but the “Fast & Furious 6” “Flip” cars will return to their original display areas at Universal Studios Hollywood beginning on Friday, May 24, where guests can view them with the purchase of a general theme park admission ticket.)