Disney Closures Coronovirus

Disney Announces Closures At All Parks Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Update: 3/28/2020, 8:00AM Disney has announced that it would be extending closure of its two US resorts “until further notice.” Parks, hotels and other Disney Resort amenities will remain closed during this time. For information on modifying travel plans, park tickets, annual passes and more, see the full operation notices below. See Disney’s full operations […]

Read More »

DVC Grand Floridian Resort

Walkway From Grand Floridian to Magic Kingdom Nearing Completion

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Fans of getting some cardio in while visiting the Walt Disney World Resort will soon have a new, healthier option for getting to the Magic Kingdom. While other parks and resorts have had walking paths to and fro for years, there has never been a walking path from the Grand Floridian Resort and Spa to […]

Read More »

Disney Epcot Spaceship Earth closure

Spaceship Earth Closure Scheduled for May 26, 2020

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

This week Disney announced that Spaceship Earth will be the latest attraction at Epcot to close its doors for remodeling. While many guests have already witnessed some of Epcot’s construction and renovations originally announced at last year’s D23 Expo, this latest announcement confirms the closure of the park’s most iconic attraction. Spaceship Earth’s closure is […]

Read More »

Chinese Theater at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway Opening March 4, 2020 At Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

In less than two weeks, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will welcome the first ever Mickey and Friends themed ride with the opening of Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway! Mark your calendars because the official opening date for this much anticipated ride is March 4, 2020. Runaway Railway also opens at the Disneyland Park in 2022. FastPasses […]

Read More »

Cinderella Castle, Magic Kingdom

Disney World’s Cinderella Castle Getting Ready For Big Changes

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

This week, Jason Kirk, Vice President of the Magic Kingdom Park announced that big changes would be coming to the Magic Kingdom’s most iconic landmark, Cinderella Castle. The announcement, which was made to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the release of the Cinderella animated film came as a shock to many.  What Will The […]

Read More »

Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

What To Expect From Epcot’s Flower And Garden Festival 2020

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

With Epcot’s Festival of the Arts wrapping up, it’s time to welcome spring and Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival. Since 1994, Epcot has been throwing this gorgeous flower filled festa and covering the park in thousands of artistically placed blooms showcasing the skill of Disney’s horticulture team. From topiaries, to landscape art, to beautiful flower […]

Read More »

Epcot Spaceship Earth

Limited Time for ‘Epcot Forever,’ New ‘Harmonious’ Opening Later This Year

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

As part of Epcot’s enormous expansion that is well underway, Disney announced last year that it would be replacing its long running nighttime show, “Illuminations: Reflections of Earth” with a brand new production. The new, completely reimagined show, “Harmonious” is currently being constructed in the World Showcase Lagoon by the Disney engineering team. Until its […]

Read More »

new rides and attractions at walt disney world

What’s New At Disney World For 2020

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

It’s only the first month of the year and things at Disney World are moving fast. With so many changes coming to the parks and around the resort it’s difficult to keep track of what’s opening and when. New attractions are being built, updates are being made, new shows are debuting and several new restaurants […]

Read More »

Disney Genie App

What is the New Disney Genie App?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

In August of 2019, Disney announced that it would be releasing a new Disney Genie App in late 2020 that would revolutionize the Disney vacation experience. The app is designed to be a tool for planning the optimal Disney vacation for all types of guests, from first time visitors to Disney pros and seems to […]

Read More »

Central Plaza (soon to be World Celebration)

Epcot Expansion: Construction Update

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Recently Epcot has been undergoing massive updates as part of their $1 billion+ expansion plan. While some phases of the expansion have already been completed, like the new tram pick-up and drop-off area, the park continues to see a multitude of renovation work. Here is an update of the latest construction and renovations happening at […]

Read More »