ORLANDO, Fla. – Universal Orlando has revealed the characters runners will see during its first-ever Epic Character Race next year.

  • Universal reveals characters for Epic Character Race
  • Runners will encounter Minions, Shrek and Autobots
  • Race weekend takes place February 1-2

The race event, which includes 5K and 10K races, takes place February 1-2.

As runners race through Universal Studios and Islands of Adventure, they'll encounter Minions from Despicable Me, Blue the velociraptor from Jurassic World, Shrek and his friends, Autobots and Decepticons from Transformers and more.

Registration for the event is now open, with the price starting at $82 per person plus tax.

Runners can also add VIP upgrades that include a special character meet-and-greet.

For more information about Running Universal's Epic Character Race, visit universalorlando.com/runninguniversal.

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