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It’s Official: Splash Mountain Is Closing For Good On January 23rd
Posted on December 2, 2022
It’s been a long time coming, but Splash Mountain is finally closing its doors for good. The iconic Magic Kingdom attraction will shutter on January 23rd, 2023 to make way for Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, a new ride based on the popular Disney film The Princess and the Frog. This announcement has split many Disney fans […]
Changes To 1-Day Disney World Park Tickets Coming December 8th, 2022
Posted on November 16, 2022
In a few weeks, on December 8th, 2022, some changes to how 1-day Disney World park tickets work, will be taking effect. The biggest change is that the prices for these tickets will be increasing, and prices of tickets will become park-specific. If you’re planning on visiting Disney World in the near future, it’s important […]
The Biggest Attraction Refurbishments In Disney’s History
Posted on November 16, 2022
Keeping true to Walt Disney’s original vision of a theme park that is never finished, the Disney parks have seen their fair share of refurbishments and renovations during their lifespans. Attractions have undergone numerous refurbishments ranging from minor upkeep to complete overhauls of the attraction. While there are many refurbishments to keep track of, here […]
Walt Disney World Annual Passes To See Price Increases
Posted on November 15, 2022
Disney has announced that annual passes will see price increases once they return to being sold. The cost of an annual pass will go up by $50 to $100, depending of the annual pass type you purchase. This is the second time in less than a year that Disney has increased prices for its annual […]
10 Things To Expect During Your 2023 Disney World Trip
Posted on November 13, 2022
Though it is hard to believe, 2023 is less than two months away! If you have a Disney World trip planned for next year, there are a few items you’ll want to keep in mind while planning your vacation experience. Check out our list of ten things to expect during your 2023 Disney World trip. […]
Genie+ Service Pricing Changes For Disney World & Disneyland Resort
Posted on October 11, 2022
Disney park guests are about to see pricing changes to Disney’s Genie+ service at both Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort. One park will see a flat rate price increase, while the other is moving to a variable price model. Disneyland Resort’s Genie+ Pricing In Disneyland Resort Genie+ will be increasing the daily price […]
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Hurricane Update
Posted on September 27, 2022
If you were scheduled to attend Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party this week, your plans may have been thrown off by the news of the upcoming hurricane and Disney park closures. So what exactly happens in situations like these? You have your party tickets, but will there be a party? Unfortunately the heavy rain and lightning […]
Walt Disney World Closing For Hurricane Ian
Posted on September 27, 2022
Walt Disney World has made the announcement that they will be closing the parks for Hurricane Ian. The theme parks and Disney Springs will be closed on Wednesday, September 28th and Thursday, September 29th. The History Of Walt Disney World Hurricane Closures The Disney parks closing their gates for a hurricane is not a common […]
D23 Expo – Everything That Was Announced For Theme Parks
Posted on September 21, 2022
With the recently passed D23 Expo came a huge amount of news and updates about the Disney theme parks across the globe. Let’s take a look at everything that was announced for each theme park! Disneyland Resort Disneyland Resort, located in California, will be the first park to begin the 100 Years of Wonder celebration. […]
The Biggest Changes Made At Walt Disney World In The Last Ten Years
Posted on September 21, 2022
For some guests, a Walt Disney World vacation is a once-in-a-decade trip. In the last decade, Walt Disney World has seen a massive amount of change. If it has been a few years since your last visit you might be shocked to discover all of the new rides, resorts, restaurants, and attractions that have been […]
Tron Debuting In Magic Kingdom Spring 2023
Posted on September 12, 2022
We finally have a closer look at when to expect the opening of TRON Lightcycle / Run! Disney Parks chief Josh D’Amaro made the announcement at 2022 D23 Expo that Guests can expect to see this long awaited attraction open in Spring 2023! The TRON attraction was originally announced five years ago at D23 Expo […]
Happily Ever After Returning To Walt Disney World
Posted on September 12, 2022
During this past weekend’s D23 Expo in Anaheim, Disney fans all over the world were treated with tons of news. One of the most exciting announcements was that ‘Disney Enchantment’ will be coming to an end and the beloved Happily Ever After will be returning To Walt Disney World next year! ‘Disney Enchantment’ made its […]
Foodie Guide To Hispanic and Latin American Heritage Month At Disney World
Posted on September 11, 2022
Hispanic and Latin American Heritage Month is about to begin and Disney is ready to celebrate! From September 15th to October 15th Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort will be offering specialty food items that celebrate the flavors of Hispanic and Latin American cultures. Some of these food items are available all year, with […]
Magic Kingdom Updates Alcohol Policy
Posted on September 9, 2022
Guests 21 and over, prepare for some exciting news. Magic Kingdom has updated its alcohol policy to include more drink options! This is a huge change for the theme park’s dining experience. Let’s take a look at what it means exactly, and when guests can expect these changes to take effect. Drinking in Disney Currently, […]
Annual Passholder’s Merchandise Discount To Increase For Limited Time
Posted on August 26, 2022
It has just been announced that Walt Disney World Annual Passholder’s Merchandise discount is set to increase for a limited time during the Fall. This temporary discount increase will mean that Passholders will receive 30% off merchandise purchases, instead of the usual 20%. This discount increase will be available during from September 14 through October […]
World Princess Week 2022 Foodie Guide
Posted on August 22, 2022
New food and drinks are about to make their way across Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort to celebrate World Princess Week, and trust us, they are fit for royalty! These exclusive menu items will be available at various locations from August 21st to August 27th in honor of the beautiful, brave, and kind […]
Pooh & Tigger Meet and Greet Returns to Magic Kingdom
Posted on August 18, 2022
Winnie the Pooh and Tigger have finally returned to their home in the Hundred Acre Woods in Magic Kingdom to greet guests! This has been one character meet and greet that has been long awaited by many fans of the Disney classic and everyone is so excited to meet them for hugs and autographs once […]
Which Rides Are Open During Mickey’s No-So-Scary Halloween Party?
Posted on August 17, 2022
It is officially Halloweentime in Walt Disney World! Pumpkins decorate the main entrance of Magic Kingdom and Main Street U.S.A. is adorned with its signature fall wreaths. This also means that Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is taking place several nights each week from now until October 31, 2022. While this specially-ticketed event officially begins at […]
Where To Find Frightfully Fun Photo-Ops At Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party 2022
Posted on August 15, 2022
Now that Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party has begun, it is finally spooky season at Disney World! During this ticketed event at Magic Kingdom, guests are treated to a bunch of halloween themed offerings, such as snacks, entertainment, and character meet and greets. Disney’s PhotoPass service is also getting in on the halloween fun by providing […]
Annual Pass Blackout Dates Could Be Adjusted If Demand Allows It
Posted on August 15, 2022
Anyone who has been in the parks recently can attest to the seemingly high crowds right now. It was confirmed today in the The Walt Disney Company’s Q3 Fiscal Year 2022 performance that Disney park attendance is at some of the highest it has ever been. This is most likely due to the fact that […]
Park Hopping: Genie+ No Longer Allowing Lightning Lane Selections Until 2 PM
Posted on August 13, 2022
The newest news for Genie+ brings some changes for those who plan on Park Hopping during their trip. Genie+ will no longer be allowing guests to make Lightning Lane selections at the park they will be hopping to until Park Hopping begins at 2:00 PM. In order for guests to be able to park hop, […]
What Characters Are Doing Traditional Meet And Greets – Summer Update
Posted on August 8, 2022
It has been four months since Disney brought back traditional character meet and greets, which means that it is time for an update! When Disney announced the news that characters would be able to once again hug guests and sign autographs, they stressed that not all characters would return at once. This phased approach has […]
Hauntingly Good Shows Announced: Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party 2022
Posted on August 5, 2022
If you’re looking for a frightfully good time, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is the place to be! This year, the party will feature some all-new haunting shows that are sure to send chills down your spine. So get your costumes ready and head on over to the Magic Kingdom for a spooktacular time! These new […]
4 Top Disney World Attractions Will Remain Part Of Genie+
Posted on August 4, 2022
If you’re a fan of Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure, Space Mountain, or Expedition Everest, then we have some great news for you! Disney announced today that all four of these attractions will remain part of Genie+, the company’s $15 service that allows guests to reserve a time slot and skip the […]
Disney To Adjust Magic Kingdom Park Hours Starting Next Week
Posted on August 3, 2022
Disney has announced that it will be making some changes to the hours of operation at the Magic Kingdom park next week. The Magic Kingdom theme park will be open from 8 am to 6 pm on select dates, starting at the end of next week. This change is being made in order to accommodate […]
MagicBand+ Frequently Asked Questions: Answered!
Posted on July 26, 2022
With the upcoming addition of Disney’s MagicBand+, there are many new questions. Navigating new technology can sometimes difficult, and there are many common questions that need to be answered. The thing to keep in mind, is that the MagicBand+ can do everything a MagicBand does, but more. We have created a list of all the […]
MagicBand+ Coming To Walt Disney World July 27th
Posted on July 22, 2022
Disney has just announced that the new MagicBand+ will be coming to Walt Disney World on July 27, 2022! This is the newest type of wearable tech that Disney has introduced, and it is designed to bring a whole new element to guests’ experience in the parks. Once it premiers, the MagicBand+ will be able […]
Spirit of Aloha Building Now Completely Demolished At Polynesian Village Resort
Posted on July 21, 2022
The Spirit of Aloha building at the Polynesian Village Resort is now completely demolished. The demolition began in March and was completed last week. Guests can now see Disney is gearing up for the construction of the new Disney Vacation Club tower, which is scheduled to open in late 2024, from the resort monorail. A […]
Victoria & Albert’s At Disney’s Grand Floridian: New Decor Sneak Peek!
Posted on July 18, 2022
Victoria & Albert’s, the AAA Five Diamond Award-winning restaurant at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, is in the process of getting a brand new look! The popular eatery is set to debut its all-new decor on July 28th, and we were treated to a sneak peek today of the new decor! Here are some […]
My Disney Experience and Disneyland Apps to Get Car Locator Feature
Posted on July 11, 2022
If you’re anything like me, then you love visiting the Disney theme parks. Between the amazing attractions, delicious food, and overall magical atmosphere, it’s a place that is sure to whisk you away from your cares and transport you to a state of wonderment. That is… until you realize in your haste to conquer the […]
Disney Character Dining Locations Returning In Fall 2022
Posted on July 7, 2022
Traditional character meet and greets have been back at Walt Disney World for a couple of months now. Since their return back in the spring, character dining experiences across property, like EPCOT’s Garden Grill, have also been becoming available. This week, it was announced that even more Disney dining locations will be offering character interactions! […]
Ride Name And Other Details Announced About Splash Mountain Re-Themeing
Posted on July 2, 2022
In 2020, Disney revealed that Splash Mountain at Disney World and Disneyland would be re-imagined to be The Princess and the Frog themed. Since then, there has been very little information about the details of the attractions’ re-themeing. That is until this week when Disney announced the new name for the ride along with other […]
Resort Studios vs. Deluxe Studios At Grand Floridian Resort & Spa: What’s The Difference?
Posted on July 1, 2022
Since Disney renovated the Big Pine Key Building to create 202 addition Disney Vacation Club studios at the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, DVC members and renters now have 2 options for studios at this elegant Victorian-themed Disney resort. While the original DVC studios are referred to as Deluxe Studios, the new rooms have been […]
TRON Attraction at Magic Kingdom Update: Opening, Construction & More
Posted on June 30, 2022
Disney is known for creating amazing attractions at their theme parks, and TRON Lightcycle Run is set to be no exception. This new ride is currently under construction at Magic Kingdom, and we have all the latest updates for you! We know that many of you are eagerly awaiting its opening, so we will keep […]
Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique Will Open On August 25
Posted on June 29, 2022
When Disney’s parks began accepting guests again after closing for the COVID-19 pandemic, not all of the previously offered experiences came back. In the years since, Disney’s parks have been slowly returning to normal as certain offerings, like Hoop-De-Doo, have been reopening. This week, Disney announced that another highly anticipated experience, Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, would […]
Disney Enchantment Firework Spectacular To Be Presented Twice A Night
Posted on June 29, 2022
Disney is bringing more flair back to the parks soon as “Disney Enchantment” firework spectacular will be presented twice a night for select dates in July! Here is the official statement by Disney in regards to the matter. “Disney Enchantment” made its premiere in Magic Kingdom for the 50th Anniversary on October 1st, 2021. Since […]
New And Returning Characters Coming Soon To Walt Disney World
Posted on June 26, 2022
Disney has released even more exciting news. New and returning characters are coming soon to Walt Disney World! Many traditional character meet and greets returned to the Disney parks on April 18th, 2022, but a few fan favorites did not return. This was due to the fact that Disney was bringing back characters in a […]
Fourth Of July Treats at Disney World And Disneyland: The Complete List
Posted on June 24, 2022
Fourth of July is one of Disney’s most celebrated Summer holidays, and it is just around the corner! We now have the complete list of Fourth of July treats that are coming to Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort. Let’s take a look at each of the delicious upcoming food items, and where you […]
Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party And Other Holiday Experiences Returning For 2022 Season
Posted on June 24, 2022
Because Christmas is just 26 weeks away, Disney has revealed some major details about the upcoming festivities. To honor Halfway to the Holidays, Disney previewed their 2022 Christmas merchandise and announced that certain seasonal offerings will be available. Among these offerings is Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, which is coming back for the first time […]
Disney World’s Minnie Van Service Returning June 29th
Posted on June 21, 2022
Disney World’s Minnie Van Service is set to return on June 29th, 2022. Minnie Vans have been spotted recently around Disney World performing tests before the service’s return later this month. So, let’s take a look at what the service is, how it works, and what is offered for this unique mode of Disney transportation. […]
Win A Night At Cinderella’s Castle Suite – #HowDoYouDisney Instagram Giveaway
Posted on June 13, 2022
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to stay overnight at the ultra-exclusive Cinderella’s Castle Suite? Then this is the giveaway for you! Disney just announced they are giving away a 7-night holiday to Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, and one lucky winner will get to spend the night in Cinderella’s Castle […]
Disney Now Limiting Genie+ Sales To Same Day Purchases
Posted on June 8, 2022
Late last year Disney introduced their new Genie+ system, Lightning Lanes, and individual paid attractions, which has since replaced their previous FastPass+ option. Now, Disney announced back in May they will be changing their rules for purchasing Genie+ for Walt Disney World theme parks, but today is the day those changes will take effect. Starting […]
Splash Mountain Will Reopen As “The Princess And The Frog” In 2024
Posted on June 5, 2022
If you’ve been eagerly waiting for news on when Splash Mountain will be re-themed, the wait is over. Disney has announced that Splash Mountain, one of Walt Disney World and Disneyland’s most popular rides, will be completely re-themed in 2024. Disney made the announcement back in 2020 that Splash Mountain would be changing its theme […]
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 […]
Fourth Of July Fireworks Returning To Magic Kingdom
Posted on May 25, 2022
Something that has been rumored for quite some time has now been confirmed by Disney. Fourth of July fireworks will be returning to Magic Kingdom this year! This is the first time that Fourth of July fireworks have been at Walt Disney World since 2019, and to say we are excited is an understatement. “Disney’s […]
Harmony Barber Shop Reopening July 31st
Posted on May 24, 2022
After more than two years of closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Disney has announced that the Harmony Barber Shop is reopening July 31st! The Harmony Barber Shop, located on Main Street U.S.A. in Magic Kingdom has been a fan favorite since it opened its doors on opening day along with Magic Kingdom. This old […]
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, […]
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Returning Fall 2022
Posted on May 3, 2022
It is officially halfway to Halloween! In honor of this exciting day Disney has announced that Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will be returning to Magic Kingdom this Fall! The announcement was made via a video with “Hocus Pocus 2” star Doug Jones, who plays Billy Butcherson. Take a look at the official video below! Guests […]
Disney’s Halfway To Halloween Eats And Treats 2022
Posted on May 2, 2022
We are just days away from beginning Disney’s Halloween celebrations! At least the halfway celebrations. Thursday, April 28th, will mark the day that Halloween is officially halfway here and Disney is already beginning to celebrate. Disney has begun by announcing the list of Halfway to Halloween eats and treats that guests can expect this year. […]
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 […]
New Disney Vacation Club Wing Announced for Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort
Posted on March 15, 2022
On the heels of a successful expansion of DVC Villas at Grand Floridian, Disney Vacation Club is back at it again with new details of a DVC tower coming to Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. The property may potentially be built in the same location as Spirit of Aloha, which was recently announced to have permanently […]
Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade Returns To Magic Kingdom (Video)
Posted on March 15, 2022
Finally! The Festival of Fantasy Parade has finally returned at Magic Kingdom, and we couldn’t help but capture it on video for all of you! We hope you enjoy this up close look at this amazing parade! Festival of Fantasy Parade Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Frontierland, Central Hub & […]
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 […]
When To Expect Splash Mountain’s Re-theming To Princess And The Frog
Posted on March 4, 2022
We are approaching the two year mark of Disney announcing the re-theming of a very popular attraction in Magic Kingdom and Disneyland.  In June 2020, fans were both surprised and excited to learn that Splash Mountain would begin the process of being completely reimagined to continue the story of The Princess and the Frog. Splash […]
Celebrate Women’s History Month In Walt Disney World
Posted on March 1, 2022
International Women’s Day has kicked off the Women’s History Month celebrations. Celebrations can be experienced in Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney Springs, and even select Walt Disney World Resorts! There is tons to see, do, and taste throughout the month of March, so let’s check out all the way to celebrate Women’s History Month in Walt […]
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 […]
Disney Adventure Friends Cavalcade Will Debut In Magic Kingdom February 11th (Update: It’s Here!)
Posted on February 12, 2022
It has just been announced that the new Disney Adventure Cavalcade will debut in Magic Kingdom on February 11th! This cavalcade is a new entertainment offering that was created for the 50th anniversary celebration in Walt Disney World. This new cavalcade will be replacing the Magic Kingdom Cavalcade that is currently running in Magic Kingdom. […]
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 […]
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 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 […]
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 […]
Behind-The-Scenes Tours To Resume In Magic Kingdom And Animal Kingdom
Posted on January 4, 2022
If you’re looing to add something special to your already magical Walt Disney World vacation, we have good news for you.  Some behind-the-scenes-tours will resume beginning February 6, 2022! One returning tour is located in Magic Kingdom and the others now available for booking are available in Animal Kingdom. These tours are perfect for anyone […]
Disney World Will Livestream Fireworks On New Year’s Eve
Posted on December 31, 2021
Not everyone will be able to enjoy ringing in the New Year in a Disney Park. To make up for that fact, Walt Disney World will livestream their fireworks spectacular on New Year’s Eve! Disney’s “Fantasy in the Sky” firework display in Magic Kingdom will be broadcast live to viewers all over. The broadcast will […]
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 […]
What To Expect On New Year’s Eve In Disney World 2021
Posted on December 26, 2021
New Year’s Eve is coming up quick and one of the best ways to spend this holiday is in Walt Disney World. If you were lucky enough to book a park reservation for this year you may be wondering what to expect on New Year’s Eve in Disney World in 2021. The festivities in 2020 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
Magic Kingdom’s New Nighttime Show Debuts Oct. 1 – Here’s What We Know So Far
Posted on August 26, 2021
Magic Kingdom Park is premiering a brand new nighttime show on October 1 as part of Walt Disney World’s 50th Anniversary celebration! Disney Enchantment will be an awe-inspiring show you won’t want to miss! An Incredible Journey Awaits Disney Enchantment will feature a new original song “You Are the Magic” from seven-time GRAMMY-award winner Philip […]
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 […]
Big Top Souvenirs Reopens At Magic Kingdom
Posted on August 20, 2021
Come one, come all! ​​Big Top Souvenirs, located in the Storybook Circus mini-land of Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom, is welcoming guests under the big top once more! This Sunday, Big Top Souvenirs finally reopened… again! You may remember that Big Top Souvenirs has been open intermittently over the past few years. The location closed abruptly […]
Disney Very Merriest After Hours Event To Bring The Holiday Spirit
Posted on August 19, 2021
It’s the most wonderful time of the year, because Disney has just made a new announcement about the holiday season festivities! Although Boo Bash has just begun, it is never too early to discuss Christmas. The “Disney Very Merriest After Hours” event is set to take place in Magic Kingdom over 24 nights between November […]
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 […]
Mickey’s PhilharMagic To Debut Coco Musical Number on 7/17
Posted on July 5, 2021
Mickey’s PhilharMagic is going to debut a new “Coco“ musical number beginning on July 17! The show will be making its premier first in Disney California Adventure and Disneyland Paris, but will be added to Mickey’s Philharmonic in Magic Kingdom later this year. Walt Disney World’s version will be introduced as part of the 50th […]
Video: Watch The Happily Ever After Fireworks Show at Magic Kingdom
Posted on July 4, 2021
The moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally come! We recently reported that fireworks were returning to Disney parks starting on July 1st, and now that they have officially returned, we’re delighted to share the very first Happily Ever After Fireworks Show with you! July 1st marked the beginning of the nightly shows again in Magic […]
Which Disney Dining Locations Are Reopening In July?
Posted on July 4, 2021
When the Disney parks reopened, not all dining locations opened along with it. This begs the question, which Disney dining locations are reopening in the month of July? Here is a comprehensive list of what dining locations are expected to open soon at both Disney parks, as well as the Disney resorts. Disney is returning […]
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 […]
runDisney Returning To In Person Races In November
Posted on July 1, 2021
It’s official, runDisney will be returning to in person races, beginning in November! The rumor based on a leak on the runDisney website has turned out to be true, at least partially. No registration dates have been released at this time, but dates and themes have been released for these in person races as of […]
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 […]
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 […]
Dumbo Play Area Now Open In Magic Kingdom
Posted on June 7, 2021
One ride queue has just gotten a lot more fun! The Dumbo play area has reopened at Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. Play areas are have remained closed since Disney World’s reopening in July 2020. This is due to them being a high touch area and would not be regulated for previous social distancing […]
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 […]
After Hours “Boo Bash” Coming To Magic Kingdom, Tickets On Sale 6/15
Posted on June 2, 2021
To celebrate being halfway to Halloween, Disney announced that an After Hours “Boo Bash” will be coming to Magic Kingdom this Fall. This will be a unique event in the parks this year that guests cannot wait to participate in. Event Information “Disney After Hours Boo Bash” will occur on select dates beginning on August […]
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 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 Celebrates Halfway To Halloween With Spooktacular Announcements!
Posted on May 8, 2021
Have you heard? It’s Halfway to Halloween! That’s right, we’re coming over that first part of the year hump and we can see fall in the not so far distance. And of course, to celebrate this momentous day, Disney has shared plans for fun, exciting and delicious events that we can all start preparing for. There […]
PeopleMover On Track To Open May 1st
Posted on April 21, 2021
The PeopleMover, which has been closed since March of 2020, is now on track to open on May 1st, 2021. The refurbishment for this attraction has been delayed multiple times within the last couple of months, but we may finally be close to a reopening date soon enough. You may be wondering when is the […]
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 […]
Moana And Mulan Can Now Be Found At Magic Kingdom
Posted on April 14, 2021
Disney Princess fans rejoice, Moana and Mulan are back in Magic Kingdom! Since Disney reopened, finding your favorite Disney characters at Disney World. Although there are still many locations to give a socially distanced greeting to some favorites, along with the cavalcades, it is exciting to see more characters being added in the parks. Where […]
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 […]
New Facial Recognition Technology At Walt Disney World
Posted on March 27, 2021
Those who love technology and convenience will love the new facial recognition technology at Walt Disney World. The facial recognition test is now active at Magic Kingdom and available for guests to try out. Although this technology sounds very space aged, it is very simple to use. Guests will simply need to look for the […]
Main Street Confectionary Closed For Refurbishment
Posted on March 15, 2021
Beginning March 29, Main Street Confectionary will be closed for refurbishment. Main Street Confectionary is one of the most popular sweet treat shops in Disney and is a must do for many guests visiting Magic Kingdom. Inside of the Main Street Confectionary guests will find classic Disney treats such as Mickey rice crispy treats, Mickey […]
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.  […]
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.” […]
Disney To Update Iconic Jungle Cruise Attraction
Posted on February 2, 2021
Since 1955 the Jungle Cruise attraction has brought laughs to millions of Disney guests from all over the world. Recently the Walt Disney Company has decided that it is time to revamp the storytelling of this classic ride. Imagineers are calling this change an expansion of what we already know and love inside Disney Resorts […]
“it’s a small world” Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Enjoy a boat ride around the world to the classic and iconic “it’s a small world” song. With hundreds of children, each representing a different country, this ride is one to remember.  “it’s a small world” Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages […]
Astro Orbiter Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Board your own space shuttle as you sale above all of Tomorrowland. Amongst the planets and stars guests will feel as if they’ve been transported into space. Astro Orbiter Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Tomorrowland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All ages Thrill Type Slow Rides, Spinning Hours 8:00 […]
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
One of the famous three “mountain” rides in Disney’s Magic Kingdom, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad (fondly known as “Big Thunder”) is one of the most adventurous rides in the park. With its exhilarating turns and drops, the ride draws guests to it over and over again. Its haunting story, beautiful theming, and gorgeous views make […]
Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
It’s time to help your favorite Space Ranger, the famous Buzz Lightyear! Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin is an interactive attraction for those of all ages. On this ride, you will get to help defeat Buzz’s nemesis Emperor Zurg by using laser cannons on your ride to gain points as you compete alongside friends and […]
Country Bear Jamboree Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Come on down and enjoy a musical revue that will have everyone singing along! The Country Bear Jamboree, located in Frontierland, is a 16-minute show with over 18 singing animatronic bear friends. In addition, you can expect a musical full of comedy that people of all ages will enjoy. Country Bear Jamboree Details Walt Disney […]
Dumbo the Flying Elephant Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Fly above Storybook Circus on Dumbo the Flying Elephant. This fanciful attraction will bring levels of enjoyment to new heights for all. Dumbo the Flying Elephant Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages Thrill Type Slow rides, Spinning Hours Regular park hours Wait […]
Haunted Mansion Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
At Magic Kingdom, guests can board their own “Doom Buggy” and tour the mysterious building in Liberty Square called the Haunted Mansion. The eerie voice of the Ghost Host guides guests through the home of 999 “happy haunts” to view the many supernatural and creepy aspects of the estate. The enigma and overall frightening atmosphere […]
Jungle Cruise Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Board this boat for the laugh of a lifetime as you sail across rivers in Asia, Africa, and South America with your comedic skipper. Enjoy the views of the water and wildlife on this gentle tour. Jungle Cruise Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Adventureland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests […]
Liberty Square Riverboat Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Take a relaxing boat ride with rare sights on the Rivers of America when you ride the Liberty Square Riverboat! Liberty Square Riverboat Details Walt Disney World Resort Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Liberty Square Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages Thrill Type Slow Ride Hours 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM Wait […]
Mad Tea Party Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Join in on Alice’s wonderful Wonderland adventure at the Mad Tea Party. This attraction features spinning teacups and delightful music. Dizzy heads await those who embark on this fun-filled madness.  Mad Tea Party Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages Thrill Type Spinning […]
Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Help Mike Wazowski and other monster comedians generate energy for Monstropolis when you watch Monsters Inc. Laugh Floor at Magic Kingdom! Monster’s Inc. Laugh Floor Details Walt Disney World Resort Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Tomorrowland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages Thrill Type Show Hours 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM Wait […]
Peter Pan’s Flight Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Board a magical pirate ship and sail above London and into Neverland. Enjoy the view from up high in the dark starlit sky as you see Peter Pan and all his friends as they encounter adventures galore. Peter Pan’s Flight Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland Height Restrictions Any Height […]
Pirates of the Caribbean Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
At Magic Kingdom, guests can discover if the pirate’s life is for them when they ride the swashbuckling attraction: Pirates of the Carribean. Guests can board their own pirate ships and join a band of 17th century pirates on their mischievous adventures through the Carribean. Pirates of the Carribean was an opening day attraction at […]
Prince Charming Regal Carrousel Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Ride with beautiful horses around and up and down, while watching the story of Cinderella go by. This attraction has earned its name by being charming and regal. Prince Charming Regal Carrousel Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages Thrill Type Slow rides, […]
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train | Disney’s Magic Kindom Attractions
When guests board Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, they are embarking on a thrilling roller coaster. In this adventure ride they will dive deep into the mine shaft of a mountain while on a rustic train, encounter beautiful jewels, and follow the Seven Dwarfs and Snow White on their adventure. Guests can also find an incredible […]
Space Mountain Overview| Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
One of the most iconic rides at Disney World, Space Mountain is a thrilling, space-themed indoor roller coaster that is perfect for adventure seekers. Guests looking for an exciting and exhilarating experience should be sure to add Space Mountain to their list of rides to visit when at Disney’s Magic Kingdom, or any of the […]
Splash Mountain Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
The third of Magic Kingdom’s trio of “mountain” rides, Splash Mountain is always a fun ride for those who love large drops and those who are brave enough to risk the possibility of getting soaked. One of the most famous and beloved rides at Disney World, Splash Mountain is a thrill ride you won’t want […]
Swiss Family Treehouse Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Explore a tropical treehouse by taking a journey up in the skies of Adventureland. The Swiss Family Treehouse is an immersive walk-through attraction where you can see the famous book come to life. This multi-level treehouse is a nice break in the hustle and bustle of the Magic Kingdom.  Swiss Family Treehouse Details Walt Disney […]
The Barnstormer Overview | Magic Kingdom Attractions
Take off in a homemade airplane with The Great Goofini in Storybook Circus. The Barnstormer Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland  Height Restrictions 35 inches or taller Age Interests Kids, Preschoolers Thrill Type Small Drops Hours 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM Wait Times Low FastPass+ Yes Accessibility Information Must Transfer […]
The Hall of Presidents | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Walt Disney dreamed that his parks would be “a world of Americans, past and present, seen through the eyes of imagination”. The Hall of Presidents at Magic Kingdom displays the past and present America that Walt hoped for. This opening day attraction provides a brief history of the United States by honoring the American Presidency. […]
The Magic Carpets of Aladdin Overview| Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
If you go to Adventureland at the Magic Kingdom you’re sure to pass by some flying carpets in the sky. This land is the home of The Magic Carpets of Aladdin. Right in the center of Adventureland you’ll find yourself immersed in the Agrabah Bazaar, which is from the classic Disney film, Aladdin.Take a ride […]
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
On this ride guests will join Winnie the Pooh and all his friends on a journey through Hundred Acre Woods in a giant Hunny Pot. The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh gives guests the illusion of being inside of the book the classic Disney movie was based on. This immersive attraction will thrill all […]
Tom Sawyer Island Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Board a raft to Tom Sawyer Island at Magic Kingdom where you can explore caves, forts, bridges, and windmills! Tom Sawyer Island Details Walt Disney World Resort Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Frontierland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages Thrill Type Walkthrough Hours 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM Wait Times Low Lightning […]
Tomorrowland Speedway Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Cruise in an old school hotrod for a family friendly time. Tomorrowland Speedway Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Tomorrowland Height Restrictions 32” or taller Age Interests All ages Thrill Type Go Karts, Loud Hours 8:00 AM to 9:00 PM Wait Times Low FastPass+ Yes Accessibility Information Must transfer to wheelchair […]
Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Go behind-the-scenes of Tomorrowland and see Magic Kingdom like never before on the Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover! Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover Details Walt Disney World Resort Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Tomorrowland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages Thrill Type Slow Rides Hours 9:00 AM to 11:00 PM Wait Times Low Lightning […]
Under The Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Go on a journey with Ariel and friends. From under the sea, without getting wet of course, to her time on the land with legs, guests will encounter a grand musical adventure. Under The Sea – Journey of the Little Mermaid Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland Height Restrictions Any […]
Walt Disney’s Carousel Of Progress Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Join the classic American family through a journey of 20th century progress towards a “great, big, beautiful tomorrow” on this classic Disney attraction at Magic Kingdom! Walt Disney’s Carousel Of Progress Details Walt Disney World Resort Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Tomorrowland Height Restrictions Any Height Age Interests All Ages Thrill Type Slow Rides […]
Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Attractions
Come and sing along in an enchanted tropical hideaway. At the Enchanted Tiki Room you will see a show with singing tiki birds that’s so fun that even the Tiki Gods and flowers will be joining in. This attraction is a Disney classic cherished by Walt Disney himself. Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room opened in […]
Aloha Isle Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Enjoy the flavors of the Hawaiian Islands with the iconic Dole Whip. Guests can choose from the classic pineapple flavor, or venture out into one of the other flavors or floats that are offered at this fun dining location. Aloha Isle Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Adventureland Dining Experience Quick […]
Auntie Gravity’s Galactic Goodies Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Blast off into a world of delicious flavors with a variety of ice cream treats! Auntie Gravity’s Galactic Goodies Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Tomorrowland Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American Mobile Order: No Reservations: No Allergy-Friendly: […]
Be Our Guest Restaurant Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Enjoy a delectable three course meal fit for royalty. With three incredible dining areas, designed after the Beast’s Castle, guests will be transported into the enchanted world of Beauty and the Beast. Be Our Guest Restaurant Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Fantasyland Dining Experience: Unique / Themed Dining Hours: 12:00 […]
Casey’s Corner Overview | Magic Kingdom Dining
Every meal is a home run at Casey’s Corner! Enjoy hot dogs, corn dog nuggets, and french fries at this Magic Kingdom quick service restaurant. Casey’s Corner Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Main Street Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 10:30 AM to 11:30 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type […]
Cinderella’s Royal Table Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Enjoy a dining experience that will feel like a fairytale come true. This unique signature dining comes with a three-course meal in the comfort of Cinderella’s very own castle. You can expect to have a feast fit for royalty here, whether you choose to dine for lunch or dinner.  Cinderella’s Royal Table Details Walt Disney […]
Columbia Harbour House Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Dine on seafood and other quick meals at Columbia Harbour House at Magic Kingdom! Columbia Harbour House Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Liberty Square Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours:  11:00 AM to 9:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American Mobile Order: Yes Reservations: No Allergy-Friendly: Yes […]
Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Enter into a new world of flavor. Delicious food for everyone can be enjoyed in a galactic themed restaurant with spectacular views. Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Tomorrowland Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 10:30 AM to 9:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: […]
Diamond Horseshoe Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Howdy, and welcome to an all-you-can-eat holiday feast at The Diamond Horseshoe. Whether it’s lunch or dinner, you can stop by for a warm meal and enjoy the atmosphere of Liberty Square. Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Liberty Square Dining Experience: Casual Dining Hours: 12:00 pM to 8:00 PM Price Range: […]
Gaston’s Tavern Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Gaston’s Tavern, “the manliest of manly places,” serves delicious sweets like cinnamon rolls and The Grey Stuff Cake. If you’re looking for a few quick and yummy snacks that the whole family will enjoy then Gaston’s Tavern is the place to go. Gaston’s Tavern Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland […]
Golden Oak Outpost Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
If you need quick refreshments while in Magic Kingdom‘s Frontierland, head to the Golden Oak Outpost! Golden Oak Outpost Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Frontierland Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM, 7:00 PM to 12:00 AM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American Mobile […]
Jungle Navigation Co. LTD Skipper Canteen Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Welcome aboard for an exotic adventure for your taste palate! Entering the Jungle Navigation Co, Skipper Canteen will bring you into an immersive experience that’s an extension of the famous Jungle Cruise attraction. Once you take a seat, you can choose from an a la carte meal or a three-course meal hosted by a skipper […]
Liberty Square Market Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
For one of Disney World’s most iconic snacks, as well a few healthy choice options, head to the Liberty Square Market! Liberty Square Market Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Liberty Square Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American […]
Liberty Tree Tavern Overview| Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Disney offers a wide range of dining options at its parks and resorts, making choosing where to eat during your Disney Vacation a challenge at times. DVC Shop is providing our readers with a brief overview of the many restaurants and dining locations throughout the Disney World Resort, showcasing the dining location’s theming, highlights and […]
Main Street Bakery Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Enjoy a combination of both STARBUCKS Coffee drinks and Disney baked goods right off of Main Street, U.S.A. Main Street Bakery Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Main Street, U.S.A. Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 8:30 AM to 11:30 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American, Bakery Mobile […]
Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Cafe Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
This old west saloon houses some of the tastiest grub you can find, and that’s no tall tale! Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Cafe Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Frontierland Dining Experience Quick Service Hours 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM Price Range $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine Mexican […]
Pinocchio Village Haus Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Partake in pizza and other Italian favorites in this little cottage inspired by Disney’s Pinocchio.  Pinocchio Village Haus Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland Dining Experience Quick Service Hours 10:30 AM to 8:00 PM Price Range $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine American Mobile Order Yes Reservations No Allergy-Friendly Yes […]
Plaza Ice Cream Parlor Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
When visiting Magic Kingdom, be sure to stop by Main Street USA’s Plaza Ice Cream Parlor for a sweet treat! Plaza Ice Cream Parlor Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Main Street USA Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 11:00 AM to 11:30 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: […]
Plaza Restaurant Overview| Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
A fantastic dining option for your party is the Plaza Restaurant in Magic Kingdom. This is the perfect restaurant for anyone looking for casual dining with a turn of the century charm. The Plaza serves American cuisine for lunch and dinner, however the dessert is the real cherry on top. Plaza Restaurant Details Walt Disney […]
Prince Eric’s Village Market Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Get a turkey leg, jumbo pretzel, or frozen beverage at Prince Eric’s Village Market which is the opposite of under the sea at the Magic Kingdom! Prince Eric’s Village Market Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Fantasyland Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and […]
Sleepy Hollow Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Located on the left side of Cinderella Castle, you can find this sweet spot to fill your appetite as well as find new seasonal treats. Sleepy Hollow is an excellent place to grab a bite, from park open to close, with perfect food options for all times of the day. It’s a location you won’t […]
Storybook Treats Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Find a refreshing treat straight out of one of Disney’s classic stories at this Fantasyland ice cream stop. Storybook Treats Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Fantasyland Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 11:00 AM to 10:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American Mobile Order: No Reservations: No […]
Sunshine Tree Terrace Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Enjoy the sunshine with refreshing and bright dole whip creations. Sunshine Tree Terrace Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Adventureland Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American Mobile Order: Yes Reservations: No Allergy-Friendly: Yes Dining Overview Sunshine Tree Terrace […]
The Friar’s Nook Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
This gem of cheesy tater tot deliciousness is hidden away in its own little “nook”. The Friar’s Nook Details Walt Disney World Park Magic Kingdom Location in Park Fantasyland Dining Experience Quick Service Hours 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM Price Range $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine American Mobile Order Yes Reservations No Allergy-Friendly Yes […]
The Lunching Pad Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Grab a classic Mickey pretzel, chili-cheese hot dog, or Caribbean Jerk chicken strips at The Lunching Pad in Tomorrowland! The Lunching Pad Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Tomorrowland Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours:  10:00 AM to 9:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: America Mobile Order: Yes […]
Tony’s Town Square Restaurant Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Enjoy delicious Italian and American cuisine in the same place that Lady and the Tramp shared their first kiss and fell in love.  Tony’s Town Square Restaurant Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Main Street U.S.A Dining Experience: Casual Hours: 11:30 AM to 7:00 PM Price Range: $15 – $34.99 Type […]
Tortuga Tavern Overview | Disney’s Magic Kingdom Dining
Yo-Ho, Yo-Ho, if it’s a pirate’s life for you, head to Tortuga Tavern at Magic Kingdom for some swashbuckling grub! Tortuga Tavern Details Walt Disney World Park: Magic Kingdom Location in Park: Adventureland Dining Experience: Quick Service Hours: 11:00 AM to 5:00 PM Price Range: $14.99 and under Type of Cuisine: American Mobile Order: Yes […]