If you want your kids to behave, dangle a visit to Universal Studios and watch them transform into angels before your very eyes. With the studio tour of actual Hollywood film sets, your little ones will be able to live out every kid’s fantasy of actually inhabiting the world of their favorite movies. You’ll pass by Jaws Lake where the infamous shark lurks just below the surface, appearing to an impressively choreographed barrage of controlled fire and stage effects — lightly sing the “duh nuh” theme and watch your kids brim with excitement (and a dash of apprehension). If your family is of the thrill-seeking variety, there are a number of movie-themed rides to try, but “Jurassic Park The Ride” packs in the most excitement. With an 84-foot water raft plunge awaiting at the end, your family will certainly get drenched. Find the free ponchos stand near the ride, as they might not be given out directly in line. Perfect for your family fun day, Universal Studios will stoke your children’s imaginations and leave them begging to go again.

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