Sesame Street has been a prominent feature in USJ since the addition of Sesame Street 4-D Movie Magic in late April 2003, and is one of the park's more popular character-based franchises along with Hello Kitty and Peanuts. Walk-arounds of Elmo, Zoe, Cookie Monster, Bert, Ernie, Grover, Big Bird, The Count and Abby Cadabby appear regularly at the park in shows and in meet-and-greet photo op sessions, as well as in park parades and seasonal shows.
Sesame Street 4-D Movie Magic
- Main article: Sesame Street 4-D Movie Magic
Shown at USJ's Cinema 4-D Theater in the Hollywood area. The same theater.. also houses another 4-D attraction, Shrek's 4-D Adventure. (Shrek's 4-D Adventure operates from opening time until 1:45pm, and Sesame Street 4-D Movie Magic" operates from 1:45pm until closing time).
10th anniversary, 2011
In February 2011, Universal Studios Japan celebrated its 10th anniversary with special Sesame Street events and shows, one of which introduced a new original character, Moppi.
- Happy Surprise, a stage show featuring the song "GOOD LUCKY!!!!!";
- Elmo and Snoopy Swirl illusion, What will happen with the “Elmo and Snoopy Swirl illusion” artwork when you watch it after staring at the swirl sign;
- Sesame Street Dream Factory, a dream charm encapsulator gift shop;
- Characters 4U - Collaboration shop merchandise, featuring products with the images of Elmo, Snoopy, Hello Kitty and Pink Panther together.
- Universal Studios Japan presents close in Kids! Dance Dance Dance, a touring show "from March 26th to July 17th visiting 12 cities and 17 locations", with Cookie Monster and Elmo. Presented was a segment of Happy Surprise.
- Main article: Sesame Street Fun World
Atmosphere Entertainment & Parades
Sesame Street characters have appeared in interactive shows and park parades over the years.
- Hollywood Premiere Parade (2003) : Big Bird appears as part of the parade, along with Elmo and Grover riding in a Muppetized taxi cab. Other characters and floats that appeared in the parade include Snoopy, the characters from Shrek, The Mummy, the dinosaurs of Jurassic Park, E.T. and Charlie Chaplin.
- Sesame Street Christmas (seasonal, 2003) : Elmo, Zoe, Cookie Monster, Bert and Ernie sing Christmas songs. Big Bird shows up later on.
- Sesame Street Birthday Celebration (regular, 2004) - Elmo, Cookie Monster and a female hostess/singer celebrate a park guest's birthday.
- Happy Harmony Celebration (2005; occasionally 2006-07)
- Zoe's Flowers (2005)
- Full FX (2005) : Interactive street show with Ernie and some live-actor dancers. At one point, The Count subbed in for Ernie.
- Royal Wedding (2005) : Sesame Street characters and giant balloons appear.
- New Year Wish
- Dreams of Dancing (2007)
- Sesame Street Magical Market (2009): Show also featured flimsy puppets based on Sesame Street 's Muppet vegetables. 
- Sesame Street Big Face Project (2010)
Sesame Street merchandise is available through USJ gift shops. See Universal Studios Japan Merchandise.