Disney Discontinuing Free Magic Bands

Disney To Discontinue Free Magic Bands For Resort and Hotel Stays

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According to Disney, free MagicBands will be discontinued in the parks for guests with new hotels reservations starting January 1st, 2021. Up until now, guests at Disney World Resort hotels were given a complimentary MagicBand along with their stay that they could link to their My Disney Experience account to use for their trip. However, due to health […]

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Mickey Not So Scary Halloween Party Canceled

Disney Announces Cancellation of Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party and Other Seasonal Event Changes

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Navigating hundreds of thousands of guests during a pandemic has got the Disney Parks working overtime. With constant changes happening across the country on an almost daily basis, Disney has had to make the difficult decision to change their 2020 seasonal event line up. Disney announced today that in order to adequately keep guests safe […]

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Disney Parks reopening dates announced

Update: Disney World Announces Additional Details For Park and Hotel Reopening

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Updated June 5, 2020: Disney has released additional details regarding the reopening of their resort and parks. Hotel Pools According to the Disney website, resort hotel swimming pools may operate with reduced hours. Leisure pools, normally the smaller and quieter resort pools will be open 24 hours a day. Pools will also have limited capacity […]

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Disney Changes for Covid-19

Disney Announces Major Changes to Hotel and Dining Reservations Prior To Reopening

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Just a day after Walt Disney World’s big announcement that they would be reopening their parks on a phased basis beginning July 11 (pending state approval), they have released a second announcement outlining major changes to Disney World hotel, dining and ticket reservations. In order to manage attendance at the parks with the new limited […]

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Disney World Resort entrance gate

Safety Rules Released Ahead Of Disney Springs Reopening, World Of Disney Reopening Announced

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Disney is getting ready to welcome back guests to Disney Springs next week and has released additional reopening details. Many hopeful guests have been waiting anxiously for answers about how the Phase One reopening of Disney Springs will be handled and what safety measures will need to be followed. Here is everything you need to […]

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Ceo Bob Chapek Interview with CNBC on Coronavirus

CEO Bob Chapek Answers Questions About Reopening Disney Parks

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On Monday, May 11, Bob Chapek, CEO of Disney spoke with CNBC about the reopening of Disney Parks around the world. While he was not able to answer certain questions like when will the parks reopen, he did clue us in on several questions and concerns that many Disney hopeful guests have been pondering.  The […]

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Cinderella Castle, Magic Kingdom

Disney Officials Share Reopening Plan For Parks, Shanghai Disney Opens Next Week

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Updated 5/6/2020 Disney has been hard at work since last week when Central Florida officials met to discuss plans to reopen the various theme parks in the area. This week Disney announced that Shanghai Disney will open on May 11, 2020 through a “phased opening” process. According to Disney CEO Bob Chapek, once the park […]

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Disney Instagram

Top 10 Disney Instagram Accounts to Follow in 2020

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Stuck at home and searching for some Disney fun to pass the time? Instagram is the perfect place to sit back, relax and check out amazing images of the Disney Parks, Resorts, food and more. Don’t know where to start? Check out our picks for the top 10 Disney Instagram accounts to follow in 2020. […]

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Disney Closures Coronovirus

Disney Announces Closures At All Parks Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

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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 […]

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Best Disney Meet and Greets

Best Character Meet And Greet Experiences At Each Disney World Park

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Meeting their favorite Disney character is every child’s dream. After years of seeing these characters on TV, in movies, on lunchboxes and pajamas, this is the moment they’ve been waiting for. This short encounter is the moment that truly brings the magic of Disney alive for a child. While there are plenty of meet and […]

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