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Where To Find Disney World’s 50th Anniversary Themed Snacks
Posted on May 25, 2022
Walt Disney World’s 50th Anniversary is an ongoing celebration! There are all sorts of themed snacks to try throughout the 18 month long celebration. Over 150 new foods and drinks have been created by chefs and mixologists for this monumental celebration. The Walt Disney World Resort has several locations where you can find The 50th […]
Is Character Dining Back To Normal At Disney World?
Posted on May 8, 2022
Disney character meet and greets are officially back to normal as of April 18th, but many fans are still left with some questions. Since Disney announced that the meet and greets will be returning slowly instead of all at once, many wondered what that meant for character dining experiences. So now that hugs have returned, […]
Disney PhotoPass Debuting New Star Wars Photo Opportunities
Posted on May 4, 2022
To celebrate May the 4th be With You, Disney PhotoPass service is now offering a set of special photo opportunities. Throughout Walt Disney World, PhotoPass photographers or as they are called on Batuu, Image Scanners, can take your picture with a little added pixie dust. These special effects photos are called Magic Shots. As of […]
Where You Can Find Your Favorite Characters At Disney World In 2022
Posted on April 25, 2022
Character meet and greets are back at Walt Disney World! Since the parks opened after closing for the COVID-19 pandemic, interacting with characters has been slowly returning. When the parks re-opened, characters were mostly only found in cavalcades throughout the day. This transitioned to socially distanced meet and greets up until last week when the […]
10 Things Disney Does To Be Environmentally Sustainable
Posted on April 22, 2022
Do you know what it means to be environmentally sustainable? The Oxford English Dictionary defines sustainability as “the degree to which a process or enterprise is able to be maintained or continued while avoiding the long-term depletion of natural resources.” Therefore; being environmentally sustainable is supporting health and wellbeing of global ecosystems by conserving natural […]
Add Your Memories To Disney PhotoPass Cinderella Castle Mural
Posted on April 21, 2022
Festivities for Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary began in October of 2021. As part of the Most Magical Celebration on Earth, Disney World has been offering special treats, decor, and experiences throughout the parks. Because taking photos is so important to making memories on a Disney vacation, Disney’s PhotoPass Service has played a huge role […]
Disney World’s Mask Mandates No Longer In Effect
Posted on April 20, 2022
It has been almost 2 years since Walt Disney World reopened their parks after the COVID-19 shutdown. Since reopening, the face mask policy for the parks has changed several times. While Disney’s mask requirements have been gradually become less strict, the company has fully relaxed all mandates as of this week. Disney’s Mask Policy In […]
Disney’s Minnie Van Service Expected To Return This Summer
Posted on April 9, 2022
Soon guests of Walt Disney World Resort will once again be able to make their way around the property in a fun and fashionable way. Buckle up, mouseketeers, because Minnie Vans are returning this summer! The red and white polka dot vehicles are not only adorable to see driving around, they are perfect and safe […]
Traditional Character Meet And Greets Finally Returning To Disney
Posted on March 31, 2022
The day we have all been waiting for is almost here, traditional character meet and greets are finally returning! The news was announced via the official Disney Park TikTok account using a short clip of Mickey beckoning guests closer and giving himself a hug. The official date is supposed to be announced March 31st. Based […]
Disney Will Enforce A “No Show” Policy For Park Reservations
Posted on March 19, 2022
It is no secret that Disney parks have been requiring park reservations since reopening in 2020, and that system is not going anywhere anytime soon. However, many Walt Disney World Annual Passholders and Disneyland Magic Key holders know that a pass does not guarantee park reservations. In order to discourage guests from hoarding these coveted […]
Masks Now Optional On Disney’s Skyliner For Vaccinated Guests
Posted on March 17, 2022
It has just been announced that masks are now optional on Disney’s Skyliner for vaccinated guests! This news comes only one month after Disney’s policy change on February 17th that fully vaccinated guests were no longer required to wear facial coverings indoors. At the time, the policy still required all guests to wear masks on […]
Disney Vacation Club Moonlight Magic Returns in 2022
Posted on March 13, 2022
For the first time in over two years, Moonlight Magic is returning to Walt Disney World for Disney Vacation Club (DVC) members! This exclusive after-hours event is just one perk of being a DVC member and will take place at 3 Walt Disney World parks on select dates in 2022. From park closing until midnight, […]
runDisney Events For The 2022 Season
Posted on March 11, 2022
There is no doubt that we all love the rides and attractions whilst visiting Disney World, as well as bumping into some characters from our favorite movies and series. However, those are not the only things you can do if you are planning on visiting the Disney Resorts. If you are an avid runner and […]
Traditional Character Meet And Greets Are Returning Soon
Posted on March 10, 2022
Have you missed hugging your favorite Disney characters during the last two years? Well the wait is almost over!  Traditional character meet and greets are returning soon to Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort! This news comes after Disneyland Paris has recently brought back their character meet and greets complete with hugs and autographs for […]
Three Of Disney’s Most Popular Rides To Be Added To Genie+ For A Limited Time
Posted on March 7, 2022
Walt Disney World has been extra busy lately, even reaching capacity on many days. Due to the influx of people more guests have been purchasing Disney’s Genie+ service. If you were thinking of adding on Genie+ to your park day, we have good news for you! Three of Disney’s most popular rides are going to […]
What Is Disney Dapper Day And How To Participate
Posted on February 21, 2022
If you’ve ever visited a Disney park and noticed guests dressed up a little more than usual, you may have witnessed a Dapper Day outing! These planned outings are a way for like-minded fashion enthusiasts to share their love of Disney style at the Disney Resorts. While not an official Disney event, these special events […]
Disney Dreamers Academy Celebrates 15 Years
Posted on February 20, 2022
In 2007, Disney began an educational mentor program to encourage and inspire teenagers to do the one thing Walt Disney himself encouraged us all to do – dream! This year marks 15 years since the first-ever Disney Dreamers Academy, inviting 100 teens to an all-expense paid trip to Walt Disney World. This year, Disney Dreamers […]
Disney Parks No Longer To Require Face Masks For Vaccinated Guests
Posted on February 15, 2022
The news is official, Disney will no longer require face masks for vaccinated guests! Beginning February 17th, 2022 face masks will be optional in both indoor and outdoor locations. Guests will soon be able to smile bright for the many indoor character meet and greets that have recently returned, take unmasked selfies on their favorite […]
Walt Disney World’s 2022 Refurbishment Schedule
Posted on February 12, 2022
It’s no surprise that daily visits by thousands of people to Walt Disney World result in some normal wear-and-tear that even the magic of Disney cannot prevent. Couple the large crowds with Disney’s high standards of appearance, closures of attractions, entertainment, restaurants, and shops are inevitable from time to time.  In addition, we are seeing […]
‘Mickey & Friends Motorcade’ Ending And Mickey Meet And Greet Returning
Posted on February 11, 2022
The “Mickey & Friends Motorcade” is officially ending in Disney’s Hollywood Studios on February 12th. However, the ending of the “Mickey & Friends Motorcade” also will lead into the returning of the Mickey Mouse meet and greet. Mickey will return to his home with Minnie Mouse in Red Carpet Dreams on February 13th. The motorcade […]
Disney Adds A New Airport Transportation Option For Walt Disney World Resorts
Posted on February 9, 2022
When Disney’s Magical Express officially retired a common question for guests was, “How will we get to our resort from the airport?” Now we have our answer! Disney has added a new airport transportation option for Walt Disney World resorts. This new, private transportation option will provide guests with ground transport both to and from […]
Disney World App Adds Scannable QR Code To Link Friends And Family
Posted on February 8, 2022
Disney has been creating updates to make the My Disney Experience app more user friendly, and another one has just been revealed. Disney World has added a scannable QR code that can be used to link people to the “Friends and Family” section of the app. Previously, in order to add people to your “Friends […]
Disney’s Hollywood Studios To Add Extended Hours For The First Time Ever
Posted on February 7, 2022
A popular benefit of staying on Disney property is the ability to stay in the park after hours. The perk of extended evening hours has previously been reserved only for Magic Kingdom and EPCOT, but now Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be adding extended hours for the first time ever! April 13th will be the first […]
Disney World Experiences That Have Not Yet Returned Since March 2020
Posted on February 3, 2022
We are edging in on the 2-year mark of Walt Disney World’s shutdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The abrupt closure of all Disney parks around the world disrupted long-planned dream vacations and halted the making of magical memories. Fortunately, the closure of Walt Disney World only lasted 117 days, but the pandemic’s health protocols […]
2022 Disney World Attraction Refurbishments (Video)
Posted on January 25, 2022
Disney has announced refurbishments coming to several of its attractions in Walt Disney World Resort in 2022. These refurbishments are part of the resort’s continuous efforts to improve the guest experience. While some attractions will be closing for a short time, others will be unavailable for months at a time. Guests can look forward to […]
New Dining Location And More Coming To Toy Story Land
Posted on January 21, 2022
Disney’s Hollywood Studios is about to receive an upgrade. Disney has announced that a new dining location and more additions are coming to Toy Story Land this year. Roundup Rodeo BBQ will be giving Toy Story Land its first ever table service restaurant and Jessie’s Trading Post will be Toy Story Land’s first dedicated merchandise […]
Olaf Character Meet And Greet Returns To Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Posted on January 14, 2022
Another Disney fan favorite is back in the parks! The Olaf character meet and greet has returned to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. As of January 15th Olaf is back in his Celebrity Spotlight location from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Like other character meet and greets at this time, the Olaf meet and greet is socially […]
Disney Weekday Magic Ticket Now Available For Florida Residents
Posted on January 14, 2022
Disney has announced this week that they are offering those wishing to visit Walt Disney World a Disney Weekday Magic Ticket, available only for Florida residents. The Disney Weekday Magic Ticket can be purchased as a 2-day, 3-day, and 4-day ticket by Florida residents for a discounted price. The pricing depends on how many days […]
How To Get Your New Digital DVC Membership Card: A Step-By-Step Guide
Posted on January 6, 2022
Attention all [former] card-carrying DVC members! Disney has made some changes that you need to know about. Now that the blue-cards are expired (as of 12/31/2021), you may be wondering how to access your benefits, like discounts and access to the DVC Lounges. Disney is not providing replacement physical cards, instead, they are moving to […]
Amazon Alexa Coming To Disney Resort Rooms
Posted on January 5, 2022
A new amenity is coming to Disney resort rooms in 2022! As a part of the 50th anniversary celebration, Disney is partnering with Amazon to bring “Hey Disney” to your resort room. What will be included in this optional feature and when will it be available? Let’s explore below. If you are familiar with using […]
Disney World Offerings We Are Anticipating For 2022
Posted on December 27, 2021
2021 was an exciting year at Walt Disney World. The World’s Most Magical Celebration began in October for the resort’s 50th anniversary. Additionally, offerings that were not available due to the COVID-19 pandemic returned to the parks. With the new year around the corner, it’s time to look forward to what will be coming to […]
Mobile Checkout Coming To Disney Merchandise Locations
Posted on December 22, 2021
For guests who are not a fan of waiting in line to purchase their merchandise, we have good news. Mobile checkout is coming to Disney merchandise locations soon! The “scan and go” process is currently undergoing testing in certain stores, with more to be added as the mobile checkout is perfected. The mobile checkout option […]
New And Returning Entertainment In The Disney Parks In 2022
Posted on December 18, 2021
With the year coming to an end, we thought we’d take the opportunity to look forward by covering some new and returning entertainment that will be heading to the Disney parks in 2022. Guests can expect fan favorite parades to make a comeback, new and improved shows making their debut, and more night time spectaculars […]
Parking Trams Returning To Disney World This Month
Posted on December 15, 2021
One of the best announcements that Disney has made this holiday season is that parking trams are returning to Walt Disney World this month! The parking trams have been unavailable in the Disney parks for almost two years now, but Disney will be making them available one park at a time beginning this month and […]
Disney Vacation Club 2022 Annual Dues Approved
Posted on December 9, 2021
Disney Vacation Club owners owe yearly annual dues for their home resort as part of the terms of the timeshare ownership. Note that anyone renting Disney Vacation Club points is not subject to paying any portion of annual dues. Annual dues go towards costs such as housekeeping, property taxes, insurance, maintenance, and more. Historically, annual […]
Hours Extended For Disney Theme Parks During Holiday Week
Posted on November 20, 2021
The holidays are quickly approaching, as can be seen with the numerous decorations and merchandise that have taken over the Disney parks, transforming them into a holiday wonderland. In celebration, hours have been extended for Disney World theme parks during the Thanksgiving holiday week. Some parks will be opening earlier, while others will be staying […]
MagicBand+ To Debut At Disney World In 2022
Posted on November 18, 2021
Over the past few months, we’ve seen so many new things unveiled during the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary Celebration! And Disney isn’t showing any signs of slowing down! Staying true to Walt Disney’s statement, “We’ll always be introducing and testing and demonstrating new materials and new systems,” Walt Disney World is launching the next […]
More Indoor Character Meet And Greets Returning November 19th
Posted on November 15, 2021
Disney has announced that more indoor character meet and greets are returning to the Disney parks on November 19th! It was announced last month that some character would be returning to their previous meet and greet locations throughout November, but some did not have dates announced at the time. Guests were absolutely overjoyed when modified […]
RunDisney Announces Details For Inaugural Springtime Surprise Weekend
Posted on November 15, 2021
RunDisney has announced a new race weekend  for 2022, the Springtime Surprise Weekend! This is the 3rd and final racing weekend for 2021-2022. Springtime Surprise Weekend runs March 30-April 4, a wonderful time to visit central Florida for its optimal weather and positioned perfectly dates on the calendar-between college spring break crowds and school-aged spring […]
Disney’s Updates Ride Breakdown Protocol
Posted on November 9, 2021
Disney has been making a lot of changes recently, and one major change slipped by without much notice. That is, until you experience it. Disney has recently made updates to their ride breakdown protocol that could affect the timeline of your day. When dealing with a place that has so many attractions, it is known […]
Disney Genie, Genie+, Lightning Lanes, And Individual Paid Attractions Explained
Posted on November 8, 2021
The FastPass/FastPass+ replacement at Walt Disney World recently debuted and will be coming soon to Disneyland! Here’s your primer on this new system. Disney Genie Disney Genie is an absolutely free new digital service that aims to help you maximize your time in the theme parks. Genie is integrated right into your My Disney Experience […]
6 Things To Do On A Solo Visit To The Disney Parks
Posted on November 1, 2021
Walt Disney World is often thought of as an ideal location for a family vacation. Because there are so many different things to do, family members of any age can have fun on their trip to Disney. For those who go to Disney World frequently or live nearby, it can also be very enjoyable to […]
You Can Now Compliment Cast Members On My Disney Experience!
Posted on October 16, 2021
The My Disney Experience app is essential to the experience of a Walt Disney World vacation. Guests can manage dining reservations, check wait times, view their Disney PhotoPass photos and much more right on their phone through this app. Disney Genie, a complimentary service which will provide personalized suggestions and itineraries for guests, will also […]
Indoor Character Meet And Greets Returning In November
Posted on October 12, 2021
Disney has announced that indoor character meet and greets will be returning in November to two Walt Disney World Parks! As many guests are aware, Disney’s character meet and greets have been changed to maintain social distancing and have been done outdoors. The only exception to this is character dining experiences, however that is an […]
Disney Genie Launch Date And Lightning Lane Details Announced
Posted on October 8, 2021
A launch date and price details for Disney’s newest service, Disney Genie, were announced this week. This addition to the My Disney Experience App has been designed to create your best Disney day by easing the planning process of a trip to Walt Disney World. This will be achieved with personalized suggestions and itineraries. Guests […]
International Travelers Will Be Able To Visit Disney In November
Posted on October 8, 2021
Those Disney lovers who are living abroad have received some excellent news. Due to changes in travel restrictions to the United States, international travelers will be able to visit Disney parks once again in November! Vaccinations and Testing Required Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the United States had restricted international travel. Although US citizens were […]
Galactic Starcruiser DVC Early Booking Starts Oct. 7 + Point Charts Released
Posted on October 7, 2021
If you’ve had your eye on “traveling” aboard the new Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser and you’re a DVC Members, you’re in luck! From today until October 9th DVC Members get to be the first guests eligible to book into this exclusive and immersive experience at Disney World. Bookings for the general public do not open […]
Galactic Starcruiser To Open March 1
Posted on October 5, 2021
Disney’s long awaited Galactic Starcruiser is slated to open on March 1, 2022! The immersive Star Wars themed hotel was announced in 2019 at Disney’s D23 Expo, and it has been highly anticipated since. Guests who are hoping to be the first to visit the Galactic Starcruiser will be able to book their voyage starting on […]
Star Wars: Rise Of The Resistance Queue Changing To Standby On September 23
Posted on September 17, 2021
If you have never had the opportunity to experience Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance due to the virtual queue, you will soon be in luck. Disney has just announced that Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance virtual queue will be paused and changed to a standby line on September 23rd! This popular attraction has […]
New Changes Streamline Disney’s Virtual Queues
Posted on September 14, 2021
Virtual Queues have become a common occurrence in the Disney parks with new or high demand attractions. It can be a frustrating process, especially if you or the rest of your party is not able to land a boarding group. However, Disney has recently implemented a new change that streamlines Disney’s Virtual Queues. This change […]
New Changes To Disney’s Park Pass Reservation System
Posted on September 13, 2021
There have been a multitude of new and exciting changes to the Disney parks recently, including new changes to Disney’s park pass reservation system. The park pass reservation system was put into place when Walt Disney World reopened in July 2020 in an attempt to control capacity. All tickets also require a reservation to the […]
New Disney World Annual Passes Will Go On Sale September 8th
Posted on August 30, 2021
The day we have all been waiting for has finally arrived, new Disney World Annual Passes will go on sale September 8th! Disney teased the news about Annual Pass sales when the Magic Key Program was announced for Disneyland Resort , but we had little to go off of at the time. Now we have all […]
Buffets Have Officially Returned To Disney World
Posted on August 25, 2021
The Walt Disney World Resort has announced reopening dates for three of its popular buffet-style dining locations. As we continue to monitor Disney’s phased reopening plans, their most recent update is sure to please hungry Disney guests! These guest-favorite buffets are officially returning: Boma – Flavors of Africa at the Animal Kingdom Resort, Biergarten Restaurant […]
Disney Genie App: Everything We Know So Far Livestream + Q&A
Posted on August 24, 2021
The latest digital service set to aid guests in both Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort is the Disney Genie app. Various features in this new app will assist guests in making the most out of their Disney vacation via complementary and paid services. However, you may find yourself wondering, what exactly is the […]
Biometric Finger Scans Return To Disney World
Posted on August 24, 2021
We’ve watched the Disney Parks slowly and steadily return to pre-Covid norms with the return of character experiences, more dining locations reopening and special events making their way back. Usually the return of these experiences and attractions are welcomed by park visitors. This week, however, marked the return of something that I doubt many park […]
First-Ever Disney World Princess Week Starts Today
Posted on August 23, 2021
The Walt Disney Company is hosting the first-ever World Princess Week! The royal festivities starts today, August 23 and runs through Sunday, August 29. As part of the year-long Ultimate Princess Celebration, World Princess Week will offer fans new products, digital content, a Disney Princess Hotline, unique offerings at the Disney Parks and Resorts, a […]
Star Wars: Rise Of The Resistance Allows Guests Into Standby Line For The First Time Ever
Posted on August 14, 2021
A rare occurrence in Hollywood Studios happened this last weekend, Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance allowed guests into the Standby Line for the first time ever! Surprisingly, Rise of the Resistance boarding groups were still available up until 7:00 PM, which is when the virtual queue system ends. This is unusual, since boarding groups […]
Walt Disney World To Begin Selling Annual Passes By October 1st
Posted on August 3, 2021
There is a lot of buzz around the announcement of Disneyland’s new Magic Key Program, but there was something hidden in plain sight on the Disney website that is equally exciting! Walt Disney World will begin selling Annual Passes once again in time for the 50th Anniversary celebration! At the end of the release for […]
Disney Requiring Masks Indoors Beginning July 30th
Posted on July 30, 2021
It has just been announced that Disney will be requiring masks indoors beginning July 30th. This recent update to the Disney mask policy comes after the Center for Disease Control has updated their guidelines, as well the recommendation from Orange County’s Mayor Jerry Demings. The Disney website states that all guests ages 2 and up, […]
More Live Entertainment Returning To Walt Disney World in August
Posted on July 25, 2021
Beginning August 1, more entertainment will be returning to Walt Disney World! Many of Disney’s shows have not yet reopened since their COVID closure, but they have been slowly reopening. Disney has just released the most recent round of reopening dates for guests to look forward to in the month of August. Wonderful World of […]
Showtimes For Character Cavalcades Added To My Disney Experience App
Posted on July 24, 2021
Showtimes for Character Cavalcades have been added to the My Disney Experience App! Character Cavalcades were added to Disney World upon its reopening, taking the place of parades and traditional character meet and greets. Previously Disney kept the times for these cavalcades a secret to prevent gathering crowds, but now Disney has released the times […]
New Changes For Child Swap (Rider Switch) At Disney World
Posted on July 10, 2021
Child Swap is one of the best benefits that Disney offers to families in its theme parks, and it is definitely not going anywhere. However, there are some new changes in regards to Child Swap, also known as Rider Switch, at Disney World theme parks that will be taking affect soon that could affect how […]
Will “Disney Premier Access” Replace FastPass In Walt Disney World?
Posted on July 9, 2021
As of this morning Disney confirmed that Disneyland Paris would be switching to Disney Premier Access instead of bringing back FastPasses. This begs the question, will Disney Premier Access replace FastPass in Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort? Signs are pointing to yes. What Is Disney Premier Access? Disney Premier Access is a paid service […]
Disney Dining Plan’s Eventual Return to Walt Disney World Confirmed
Posted on July 1, 2021
Walt Disney World has confirmed the eventual return of the very popular Disney Dining Plan. Although they have not specified what exact date Dining Plans will become available once more, fans of can breathe a sigh of relief knowing that Disney does intend to bring it back at one point. The Disney Dining Plan was […]
Disney Updates Policy Regarding Cast Members Taking Guest Photos: Video
Posted on June 27, 2021
More changes are happening at Walt Disney World everyday, and this is the latest. Disney has updated their policy regarding Cast Members taking guests’ photos! Since Walt Disney World reopened, guests have been able to utilize PhotoPass photographers to take their pictures at designated locations in the parks. However, other Cast Members were not allowed […]
Nighttime Spectaculars And Other Entertainment To Debut October 1st
Posted on June 24, 2021
More updates have been released for the Walt Disney World 50th anniversary celebration, including nighttime spectaculars and other entertainment that will debut on October 1. The 50th celebration will be an event felt in every park, bringing new and exciting things to three of the parks that guests simply have to see. This is what […]
Single Rider Lines Have Begun To Reopen At Walt Disney World
Posted on June 21, 2021
Single rider lines have begun to reopen at Walt Disney World on select rides! This change will lead to increased ride capacity, and most likely lower wait times. This news comes after the announcement that Disney has ended mandatory physical distancing, and had begun loading attractions in every row. Millennium Falcon – Smuggler’s Run Currently […]
Beauty And The Beast – Live On Stage Now Casting
Posted on June 20, 2021
One of Disney’s Hollywood Studios’s most popular performances is making a step towards returning! Beauty and the Beast – Live on Stage is now casting for its return. Casting at this time is internal, and is for off-stage roles. Although these new casting calls point to the show gearing up for a come back, it […]
Fireworks Returning To Disney Parks Starting July 1st
Posted on June 15, 2021
This upcoming month will start off with a bang, as fireworks will be returning to Disney Parks on July 1. This date will mark the beginning of the nightly shows again in Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disneyland, and Disney California Adventure theme parks. Guests will also have an absolutely huge show at each park for the […]
Disney World Ends Physical Distancing For Dining Outdoors
Posted on June 6, 2021
Physical distancing at all times, including while outdoors, was a measure set in place when Walt Disney World reopened in July 2020. However, now that Covid numbers are declining and vaccine rates are climbing, Disney has put an end to physical distancing for guests dining outdoors. Previously in Walt Disney World dining locations some tables […]
Everything We Know (So Far) About Walt Disney World’s 50th Anniversary
Posted on May 30, 2021
Walt Disney World debuted a commercial for the resort’s upcoming 50th anniversary this week. The new advertisement shows the physical form of Disney’s magic and pixie dust known as the “Beacon of Magic”. The stream of fairy dust illuminates each park icon and then soars around families as the “magic calls” them to Disney for […]
Attractions That Are Closed in Disney Parks Right Now
Posted on May 29, 2021
Refurbishments are a necessary part of keeping the attractions at the Disney Parks updated and running smoothly. However, it is always good to know what attractions are closed in each park before paying them a visit. Here is a complete list of which Disney attractions are closed due to Covid restrictions, closed to undergo refurbishment […]
Chapek Confirms, Disney Park Pass Reservation System Here To Stay
Posted on May 27, 2021
This week, Disney’s CEO Bob Chapek spoke at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media, and Communications Conference. Chapek confirmed that Disney’s Park Pass reservation system and virtual queues will remain in full force at the Florida theme parks. Park Pass reservations were created as a way to limit park capacity during the COVID-19 pandemic. Even […]
Disney’s Skyliner Closing In January For Refurbishments
Posted on May 22, 2021
Disney World’s unique transportation offering, Disney Skyliner, will experience a multi-day closure in January 2022 due to refurbishment. The gondola system’s passage to EPCOT will not be available to guests from Sunday January 23rd to Thursday January 28th, 2022. This means the line between EPCOT International Gateway, Disney’s Riviera Resort, and Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort […]
Disney World To No Longer Require Masks Outdoors Starting May 15th
Posted on May 14, 2021
It’s breaking news across the internet that Disney just announced they will no longer require face coverings for most outdoor areas in its Walt Disney World theme parks, Disney Springs, and other select areas of the Walt Disney World Resort starting tomorrow, May 15th, 2021. This news is the newest in a string of announcements […]
Disney CEO: Disney World Park Capacity Will Be Increasing
Posted on May 14, 2021
It has recently been announced that Walt Disney World park capacity will be increasing based on the newest safety information released from the CDC. Near the end of 2020, Disney raised the park capacity to 35%. This was the last announcement Disney made in regards to park capacity until this week.  Bob Chapek, Disney’s CEO, […]
Disney World To Reduce Physical Distance Requirements In Select Locations
Posted on May 12, 2021
For the first time since the parks’ reopening, Walt Disney World will reduce the 6 feet physical distancing requirements in select locations. Disney has recently updated their “Returning to a World of Magic” webpage that lists all of their rules and regulations regarding their health and safety guidelines.  Disney’s website now states: Disney will continue […]
AdventHealth Expanding Services To Walt Disney World Guests
Posted on May 10, 2021
Disney has announced that AdventHealth will be expanding their healthcare services to Walt Disney World guests. AdventHealth World of Wellness will be of service to guests of the Walt Disney World theme parks and resorts by providing ER and Urgent Care facilities. These facilities will be located at the Flamingo Crossings Town Center.  For those […]
Disney World To End Temperature Screenings This Month
Posted on May 8, 2021
Disney has announced that, in accordance with CDC guidelines, they will end temperature screening this month for both their employees and guests visiting the Walt Disney World parks.  This statement on the matter was released by Disney on Wednesday May 5. Temperature screenings have been just one part of Disney’s health and safety protocols that […]
Disney’s Hollywood Studios Reaches Capacity For Certain Dates Through July
Posted on April 23, 2021
Disney’s Hollywood Studios has officially reached capacity for certain dates through July. Guests who are in the process of making their vacation plans at the Walt Disney World parks may notice some challenges booking reservations if they have single or multi day tickets. However, as availability is constantly changing, guests should not be discouraged as […]
Muppet*Vision 3D Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Posted on April 23, 2021
Guests will be seated in an exact replica of the Muppet Theater for the 3D experience of a lifetime. The Muppets will show guests the making of Muppet 3D Vision, but things go awry. Muppet*Vision 3D Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Grand Avenue Height Restrictions Any height Age Interests […]
Disney World Bringing Back Cast Members For Rumored Capacity Increase
Posted on April 18, 2021
Disney has brought more Cast Members back to work. Although the parks are not operating at full capacity, and not all attractions or dining locations are currently open, a large number of Cast Members have returned sporting their special “Earning My Ears” badges.  These Cast Members were previously furloughed when the Florida theme parks were […]
Disney World Increases Park Hours For Summer
Posted on April 18, 2021
Disney World has increased park hours for summer time! Disney has updated their park hours on the calendar from now all the way up until June 2021. This summer hour expansion is exciting news for those planning their trips to the park this year and may indicate some exciting changes to come. The updated list […]
Mears Transportation To Replace Magical Express In 2022
Posted on April 10, 2021
Mears Transportation has committed to replace the Magical Express in 2022. The new service, being called “Mears Connect”, will offer transportation and other amenities to future guests of the Florida theme parks.  Disney’s Magical Express provides guests with complimentary transportation from the Orlando airport to Disney Vacation Club resorts and theme parks. When it was […]
Disney Updates Mask Policy To Allow Maskless Photos
Posted on April 9, 2021
Disney has updated their mask policy to allow for photos! Those who have visited the parks this last year know that masks have been required at all times, unless sitting to eat or drink.  This recently updated mask policy will now allow guests to remove their masks for pictures, as long as they are remaining […]
Park Hopper Plus Tickets Return: Water Parks & Golf Courses!
Posted on March 9, 2021
Blizzard Beach has reopened, and with the water park’s reopening comes the news that the Park Hopper Plus ticket has returned. Guests may have noticed that, although standard Park Hopper tickets returned back in January 2021, the Park Hopper Plus tickets were not previously available for purchase. Park Hopper Plus tickets are the same as […]
Disney World Theme Parks Reach Capacity For Next Week
Posted on March 8, 2021
If you are currently checking for Park Pass reservations, you may have noticed that the Disney World theme parks have reached capacity for next week. Most likely due to Spring Break and an increase in vacation travel, there are no park reservations for any of the four parks available from March 15 to March 18.  […]
Disney Junior Character Breakfast Is Returning To Hollywood & Vine On 4/22
Posted on February 27, 2021
Disney has recently announced that the Disney Junior character breakfast is returning to Hollywood & Vine, a popular character dining restaurant inside of Disney’s Hollywood Studios. It is no secret that one of the best ways to interact with characters in the parks right now is through the character dining at Disney’s variety of restaurant […]
Hours At Disney World Are Extended For The First Week Of March
Posted on February 22, 2021
Everyone could use some extra time inside the most magical place on Earth, and it has just been confirmed that hours at Disney World are extended for the first week of March. All four of Disney’s Florida theme parks; Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Epcot, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios; will be open for an extra hour […]
Disney World Gets Ready To Celebrate 50th Anniversary With “EARidescence”
Posted on February 20, 2021
Disney World has just announced their new theme for its upcoming 50th Anniversary celebration. Starting on October 1, 2021, the Disney World Resort will begin “The World’s Most Magical Celebration” with extra shimmer and sparkle throughout all four theme parks. To describe the new, special event decorations and experiences, Disney has coined the term “EARidescence.” […]
Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Arrives at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Posted on September 17, 2019
August 29th marked the opening of the much anticipated Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Fast passes and dining reservations were booked weeks in advance and shortly after the park opening guests needed to reserve virtual boarding passes to return to Galaxy’s Edge later in the day.  Of course, being a newly opened […]
Alien Swirling Saucers Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
The most adorable aliens from the Pizza Planet galaxy are here to take you on the ride of your life. These aliens and their flying saucers will spin and twirl guests of all ages to fun, fast paced music, straight from Toy Story. Alien Swirling Saucers Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location […]
Beauty & The Beast Live On Stage Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Enjoy a Broadway quality production at Disney’s Hollywood Studios when you see Beauty & the Beast Live on Stage! It’s a tale as old as time. Beauty & The Beast Live On Stage Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Sunset Boulevard Height Restrictions All Heights Age Interests All Ages Thrill […]
Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Join Lightning McQueen and his friends as they show exactly what it takes to become an expert racer. Using a racing simulator, Lightning McQueen will teach junior racers all his best tricks and tips.  Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Sunset Boulevard  Height Restrictions Any Height […]
Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Join Minnie and Mickey in their cartoon universe after Goofy takes guests off the train track and on a wacky adventure. Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Hollywood Boulevard  Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All ages Thrill Type Dark Rides Hours Normal park hours […]
Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Prepare for the flight of your lives on Millennium Falcon: Smugglers Run! Whether you’re a pilot, gunner, or engineer, you and your crew must work together to carry out a mission for Hondo Ohnaka. In one of the most interactive and immersive attractions on Walt Disney World property, guests will find themselves working to outmaneuver […]
Muppet*Vision 3D Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Guests will be seated in an exact replica of the Muppet Theater for the 3D experience of a lifetime. The Muppets will show guests the making of Muppet 3D Vision, but things go awry. Muppet*Vision 3D Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Grand Avenue Height Restrictions Any height Age Interests […]
Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Speed along freeways in Los Angeles to Aerosmith classics. Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Sunset Boulevard  Height Restrictions 48 inches Age Interests Kids. Adults, Teens, Tweens Thrill Type Thrill Ride, Big Drops, Loud Hours 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Wait Times Medium FastPass+ Yes Accessibility […]
Star Tours – The Adventures Continue Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, guests can board their very own Starspeeder 1000 and head to a galaxy far, far away. Star Tours – The Adventures Continue allows guests to meet the iconic characters and experience the original planets at the center of the Star Wars saga. Star Tours – The Adventures Continue Details Walt Disney […]
Star Wars: Rise Of The Resistance Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Become an official member of the Resistance and battle against the First Order for your freedom. Star Wars: Rise Of The Resistance Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Height Restrictions 40” (102cm) or taller Age Interests Kids, Tweens, Teens, Adults Thrill Type Thrill Ride, Small Drops, […]
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions 
At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, guests can cross over into the dimension of sound, sight, and mind known as The Twilight Zone. Guests can board the desolate service elevator of a 1930’s era hotel, The Hollywood Tower Hotel. They are immersed in the macabre storytelling style of this award-winning television series. This attraction takes guests on […]
Toy Story Mania! Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Ride along with Woody and all of his friends on a rootin’ tootin’ western themed shoot out. This 4D shooting game is all about hitting the target and scoring points inside of Toy Story Land. Toy Story Mania! Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Toy Story Land Height Restrictions Any […]
Vacation Fun Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Attractions
Join Mickey and Minnie on the wackiest animated adventure, all while relaxing inside of a theater. Vacation Fun Details Walt Disney World Park Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park Echo Lake Height Restrictions Any height Age Interests All ages Thrill Type Short Film Hours 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Wait Times Low FastPass+ Yes Accessibility […]
50’s Prime Time Cafe Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
50’s Prime Time Cafe is a real blast from the past. This vintage restaurant takes life and food from the 50’s and brings it to the present. There are plenty of cool features like a mini TV at every table that show black and white primetime shows circa 1955. 50’s Prime Time Cafe Details Walt […]
ABC Commissary Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Enjoy international cuisine in an Art Deco inspired commissary.  ABC Commissary Details Walt Disney World Park Hollywood Studios Location in Park Commissary Lane Dining Experience Quick Service Hours 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM Price Range $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine American Mobile Order Yes Reservations No Allergy-Friendly Yes Dining Overview The ABC Commissary is […]
Backlot Express Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Enter a “Warehouse of Good Eating” at Backlot Express where you can enjoy a variety of flavorful dishes in the heart of Hollywood Studios. Backlot Express Details Walt Disney World Park: Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park: Echo Lake Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 11:00 AM to 8:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type […]
Hollywood & Vine Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Hollywood and Vine is a character dining, family-style restaurant which caters to the younger members of the family. It’s a perfect opportunity to eat breakfast with their favorite Disney Junior characters, where your children will have the chance to eat, play, and interact with Disney Jr. friends. Lunch and dinner are hosted by Minnie Mouse […]
Hollywood Scoops Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Dive into a variety of sweet, deliciousness ice cream treats from hand dipped cones to sundaes. Hollywood Scoops Details Walt Disney World Park Hollywood Studios Location in Park Sunset Boulevard Dining Experience Quick Service Hours 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM Price Range $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine American Mobile Order No Reservations No Allergy-Friendly […]
Milk Stand Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Enjoy a delicious frozen beverage, specialty milks, that are common to drink with the locals in this galaxy far far away.  Milk Stand Details Walt Disney World Park: Hollywood Studios Location in Park: Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Dining Experience: Cart / Kiosk Hours: 9:00 AM to 8:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of […]
Oga’s Cantina Overview + Video Review | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Rub elbows with smugglers, travelers, and bounty hunters and enjoy unique libations in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge brought to the cantina from all over the galaxy. Oga’s Cantina Details Walt Disney World Park Hollywood Studios Location in Park Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Dining Experience Casual Dining Hours 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Price Range $15.00 […]
PizzeRizzo Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Enjoy classic Italian fare at Disney Hollywood Studios‘s neighborhood pizzeria owned and operated by a Muppet: PizzeRizzo. PizzeRizzo Details Walt Disney World Park: Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park: New Orleans Square Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: Italian Mobile Order: Yes Reservations: […]
Rosie’s All-American Cafe Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Enjoy classic American dining at Rosie’s All-American Cafe, all conveniently located next to some of Hollywood Studios most iconic attractions. Rosie’s All-American Cafe Details Walt Disney World Park: Disney’s Hollywood Studios Location in Park: Sunset Boulevard Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American […]
Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater Restaurant Overview + Video Review | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
If you want a 50s experience like no other then the Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater is the place for you. Do you like dinner and a movie? What about dinner and a movie in a car shaped seat? At Hollywood Studios’ Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater you can enjoy delicious American cuisine while watching classic movie clips from […]
The Hollywood Brown Derby Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
The Hollywood Brown Derby is an upscale restaurant with a “Golden Age of Hollywood” aesthetic. If you decide to come here for lunch or dinner you will step into a warm, wood-paneled restaurant that serves contemporary American cuisine. Hollywood Brown Derby Details Walt Disney World Park Hollywood Studios Location in Park Hollywood Boulevard Dining Experience […]
Woody’s Lunch Box Overview | Disney’s Hollywood Studios Dining
Enjoy one of the most fun and unique dining experiences Disney’s Hollywood Studios has to offer. Guests will feel like they have shrunk and gone to lunch box heaven in this clever dining location in Toy Story Land. Woody’s Lunch Box Details Walt Disney World Park: Hollywood Studios Location in Park: Toy Story Land Dining […]