Shopping at Universal CityWalk


Universal CityWalk is Universal Orlando Resort’s dining, shopping, and entertainment area. This section of the resort can be enjoyed without paid admission and offers guests a myriad of restaurants, unique retails locations, lively entertainment and more. The place really gets jumping in the evenings when the area becomes a bustling nightlife center. CityWalk sits adjacent to the resort’s two theme parks, just steps from their gates, making it what Universal calls the “Epicenter of Awesome”.

Universal CityWalk contains a good selection of dedicated retail locations and a few free-standing outdoor carts selling everything from t-shirts to tattoos. Universal guests can enjoy shopping while taking a break from the parks or while taking in CityWalk’s entertainment and dining offerings. CityWalk’s convenient location right outside the parks and near most onsite hotels makes the area perfect for recharging your park touring batteries while enjoying the vibrant waterfront setting.

Hart & Huntington Tattoo Company

If you’re looking to get a permanent souvenir to remember your Universal Orlando Resort vacation, our first stop is your best choice. Owned by world-renowned extreme sports star Carey Hart, Hart & Huntington Tattoo Company has been wowing guests with masterful body art provided by talented tattoo artists since 2007. Guests can bring in their own designs or work with the in-house artists to create a tattoo design from their ideas. The shop and tattoo stations are clean and beautifully decorated with wood and metal accents giving a relaxing and comforting atmosphere to an experience that can put some on edge. This location is usually busy, and walk-in spots are hard to come by. Reservations can be made by calling (407) 373-0718.


This well-known retailer sells quality leather goods, accessories, and watches. Here guests can purchase beautiful bags with streamlined styling, traditional-style watches with new materials and color schemes, as well as clothing and accessories. Items like belts, wallets, sunglasses and messenger bags are also available. These options make the location a great spot to replace missing vacation items or day bags.

The Island Clothing Co.

If you’re the type who doesn’t consider a trip a “vacation” unless you’re wearing a Hawaiian shirt or Bermuda shorts, then you’ll want to make a stop at The Island Clothing Co. This tropically themed shop sells beach-themed clothing, swimwear, accessories, and souvenirs that are sure to help you feel like you’re on “island time”. Brands sold at this location include Tommy Bahama, Quicksilver, Honolua Surf Co. and more. In addition to vacation attire and sportswear, guests can also purchase accessories including tropical jewelry, handbags, and designer sunglasses.


This kooky little shop is hard to miss with its striking red and black color scheme and an array of cute toys lining the windows. Here guests can shop from a wide variety of fun and innovative toys, household items, personal accessories, and more. The eclectic selection includes wacky items like scented purses, novelty kitchen utensils, whimsical art prints, and adorable collectibles. This is a great spot to pick up a unique souvenir for yourself or that friend from home who’s always collecting weird stuff.

Fresh Produce

Fresh Produce sells a contemporary collection of lifestyle essentials like resort-ready apparel and swimwear, accessories, and homewares. The selection is specifically aimed at women and kids with popular brands like Vera Bradley and Crocs. This is a great spot for guests looking to add to their vacation wardrobe with items like sundresses, capris, and tunics.

Quiet Flight Surf Shop

Although there might not be any beaches or surfable waves near Universal Orlando Resort, guests can still stock up on surf, skate and beach items at Quiet Flight Surf Shop. Clothing and accessories from brands like Quiet Flight, Billabong, Vans, Quicksilver, Volcom, Roxy, Oakley, Ray-Ban, Maui Jim, and more are available. Make sure to stop for a picture at the popular surfboard and wave photo-op located outside the shop.

Rock Shop

Located in the Hard Rock Cafe lobby, this souvenir shop sells Hard Rock branded shirts, hats, accessories as well as some items featuring specific bands and musical artists. As with the Hard Rock Cafe itself, the walls are adorned with instruments used by famous musicians, framed platinum records, and guitar picks embedded in the floor.

Universal Studios Store

This shop is the best place to find souvenirs from both Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure parks in one place. The massive store sells a good selection of the same items you’ll find spread throughout the parks like toys, apparel, pins, picture frames and more with favorite characters like Harry Potter, Spider-Man and the Minions. This is a great place to grab a last-minute souvenir you forgot to get while in the parks.

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