ORLANDO (CBSMiami/AP) — Construction has begun for Universal Orlando Resort’s water park.READ MORE: Miami-Dade PD: Pedestrian Hit Near Bird Road Southbound Entrance To Turnpike
The Volcano Bay at Universal Orlando Resort is expected to open in 2017.
It will join Universal Studios Florida and Universal’s Islands of Adventure at the Orlando theme park.READ MORE: 'No Matter Where We Looked, It Was Sold Out': Baby Formula Shortage Is Major Concern For Parents
Universal says the water park will be an immersive experience themed on “picture-postcard tropical islands.”
It will be located within Universal Orlando Resort, just south of the Cabana Bay Beach Resort.MORE NEWS: SpaceX's Dragon Cargo Ship Back On Earth After Successful Splash Down Off Florida Coast
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