Walt Disney World
Disney Vacation Club Cabins at Fort Wilderness
The Disney Vacation Club is set to add a new dimension to its offerings with the introduction of new cabins at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort. Slated to open on July 1st, 2024, these cabins will provide guests with an immersive stay experience, nestled within a serene forest oasis of cypress and pine.
This addition will mark the seventeenth Disney Vacation Club resort, ultimately adding more than 350 new cabins to their portfolio. As the Fort Wilderness Resort celebrates its 53rd anniversary in 2024, the opening of these cabins promises to be a significant milestone for Disney Vacation Club members.
Disney Vacation Club Tower at Polynesian Villas & Bungalows
The Disney Vacation Club is expanding its offerings with a new tower slated to open at the Polynesian Villas & Bungalows in late 2024. This addition to the Walt Disney World resort promises to provide guests with a fresh, immersive experience steeped in the enchanting ambiance of the South Pacific.
While the exact opening date remains to be announced, the anticipation among Disney Vacation Club members and Disney enthusiasts is palpable. The new DVC tower is expected to deliver the same level of luxury and comfort that guests associate with Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows, but bring new and more varying unit types to the resort.
Magic Kingdom: The Louisiana Bayou
Disney’s Magic Kingdom is set to introduce a new, enchanting experience in 2024: Tiana’s Bayou Adventure. This all-new adventure will immerse guests into the vibrant world of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ film, “The Princess and the Frog”. The ride is anticipated to open in late 2024, promising a magical journey down the bayou.
Although specific opening dates are yet to be confirmed, the anticipation is building amongst Disney enthusiasts. The attraction is expected to be a significant addition to the Magic Kingdom and Disneyland Parks, offering fans a unique way to engage with Tiana’s story.
Disney’s Hollywood Studios: A New Era of Entertainment
In 2024, the Star Tours attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is set to take guests on an even more thrilling journey through the Star Wars galaxy. Walt Disney Imagineering has announced that new characters and stories will be added to the ride, promising to enhance the immersive experience.
These updates are expected to arrive in spring 2024, offering Star Tours passengers fresh adventures across all three parks. The addition of new destinations within the Star Wars universe will undoubtedly add a new layer of excitement for Star Wars enthusiasts and theme park visitors alike.
EPCOT’s Transformation: A Vision for the Future
EPCOT, known for its celebration of human achievement and international culture, is undergoing one of the largest transformations in its history. The park will continue to flesh out it’s “neighborhoods” reflecting the unique aspects of what makes EPCOT so special.
The World Celebration neighborhood recently welcomed a new icon, Dreamer’s Point, featuring a statue of Walt Disney. The World Celebration “neighborhood” of EPCOT is expected to introduce CommuniCore Hall and Plaza, a gathering place that will serve as the center of the many festivals the park hosts, and an opportunity to meet Mickey & Friends in an air conditioned location.