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Tron Lightcycle Run Will Open At Magic Kingdom Spring 2023
Tron Lightcycle Run has been under construction at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World for what feels like forever, but recently ride vehicles have been running on the track with humans on them, and it looks like we will be entering the Grid soon At the D23 Expo Parks presentation, Disney Parks, Experiences and[...]
Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom Expansions Teased At D23 Expo
Magic Kingdom and Animal Kingdom expansions were teased during the D23 Expo Parks, Experiences, and Products presentation at Walt Disney World today, and to say that they got us all excited would be quite an understatement Imagineering Portfolio Creative Executive Chris Beatty and Walt Disney Animation Studios Chief Creative Officer Jennifer Lee joined Disney Parks,[...]
Star Wars Celebration 22’ Disney Parks - Droid Factory Reveals
The Astromech that is inspired by the 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney World returns with a bigger remote control release as well We then transition into the holiday-themed bots as R7-FNG is here to suck your oil and hide away in his castle This Star Wars droid loves Halloween, and it is loaded with deco[...]
 Walt Disney World's 50th Anniversary Star Wars Droid Arrives 
It is no secret that Walt Disney World has its own set of exclusive Star Wars collectibles Star Wars Galaxy's Edge is easily one of the amusement park's peak attractions, and fans can not get enough Walt Disney World's 50th Anniversary is here, and that means a whole new set of celebratory items have arrived[...]
Minecraft's Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom Adventure Launches Today
Minecraft and Disney collide in the latest batch of content as the Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom Adventure is released This DLC pack brings you everything from the 50th Anniversary as you get rides like Space Mountain and It's A Small World, 29 iconic characters from Disney and Pixar to roam around, faithful recreations of[...]
Orlando, Florida. January 11, 2019 Entrance Arch of Walt Disney Theme Parks at Lake Buena Vista area. Editorial credit: VIAVAL / Shutterstock.com
With Walt Disney World Resort opening in a few short weeks, many of you might be looking to take a summer vacation at one of the world's most popular theme parks I can't say I don't blame you — right now we all need that Disney magic These 7 items are perfect for a long[...]
Splash Mountain Switch To Princess & The Frog Theme In Disney Parks
Announced today on the Disney Parks Blog, the popular log ride at both Disneyland and Walt Disney World will change theming to Princess and the Frog This apparently has been in the works for some time, but is now official Splash Mountain as it stands right now features characters and songs from the long out[...]
“Black Widow”: Scarlett Johansson Begins Natasha’s Path of Redemption [TRAILER]
NBA basketball is restarting soon, with 22 teams being invited to finish the season in a "bubble" down at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida Teams will play their final games of the season at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex This complex would form the "bubble," and serving as the official site for[...]
Peter Pan concept art by Mary Blair. Image from Heritage Auctions
She was also pivotal in bringing the classic Disneyland boat ride, It's A Small World, ride to life.  The Disney legend also has a mural, "Mosaic," inside of the Contemporary Resort inside the Walt Disney World Resort The hotel is mere steps from the Magic Kingdom, and is popular with guests due to its rich history,[...]
Following the exciting news that Shanghai Disneyland is set to reopen May 11th, Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort will have a phased reopening to begin May 20th In accordance with local government and health officials, Disney will be opening a limited number of stores and restaurants owned by third-party operating participants This will[...]
Star Wars Galaxy's Edge Was Supposed To Be Tatooine At The Start
Star Wars Galaxy's Edge is the incredible land located in both Disneyland in California and Walt Disney World Resort in Florida The land's setting is the planet Batuu, a galactic outpost full of scum and villainy, and houses both Star Wars rides Rise of the Resistance and Smuggler's Run Also in the Star Wars land[...]
Disneyland 2017 Holiday
They made the announcement this afternoon, after stay at home orders are still in affect for Orlando and all of California where Walt Disney World and Disneyland are located In addition, all employees will be paid now through at least April 18th Check out Disney's full statement down below. #gallery-1 { margin: auto; } #gallery-1 .gallery-item { float: left; margin-top: 10px; text-align:[...]
Josh Gad Hosts Star Wars Galaxy's Edge Panel at Star Wars Celebration [SWCC]
Today at Star Wars Celebration in Chicago, the main stage features a panel dedicated to the upcoming Disneyland and Walt Disney World lands, Galaxy's Edge. "Disney bought me as part of the Fox acquisition," Josh Gad joked as he kicked off the panel. There were some new concept art pieces shown of what Black Spire Outpost on[...]
There's Gonna Be a Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Panel at Star Wars Celebration Chicago
We're about a month away from Star Wars Celebration Chicago, and the panel details keep on rollin' like those Ewok rocks on Endor. Today, it was the reveal of a panel all about the newly-built Star Wars lands at Disneyland and Walt Disney World, Galaxy's Edge. According to StarWars.com, there will be a panel on Saturday April 13th[...]
[Rumor] Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Actual Opening Days Getting Announced This Week?
There's also the shopping, but, we're getting off topic. We will of course let you know what we hear about opening days for Disneyland and Walt Disney World's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge lands, and what we hear from the shareholder's meeting. MTFBWY. We could, maybe, possibly, be getting the actual calendar dates for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge[...]
Disney's Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Will Serve Blue Milk, Among Other Treats
Sure, it's silly- this is just a theme park expansion at Disneyland and Walt Disney World, but….IT'S STAR WARS, and there will be a life-sized Millennium Falcon, ok?! Imagine our delight at learning we'll be able to fulfill a lifelong goal of sipping a tall glass of ice cold Bantha Blue, the signature blue-hued milk Luke[...]
Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is Getting Tie-In Novels Too!
Not only will there be a 5-part comic book series planned for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge (the new Cosmic Conflict land at Disneyland and Walt Disney World), but there will be books, too! Announced just this week, there will be at least three novels released that will tell the story of Batuu, the planet where the Black[...]
Tickets for Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party 2019 Are Available Now!
We had the pleasure of attending the annual Halloween-themed Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party at Disneyland in Anaheim in 2018, and it was totally worth it. Apparently Walt Disney World is getting a jump on their offerings this year, as tickets for the Not So Scary Halloween event are available now for the Florida park[...]
Details from Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Panel at Disney's Galactic Nights
Unless you've been out in the furthest reaches of the galaxy, chances are you've heard about the new Star Wars-themed parks opening at Disneyland and Disney World called Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge. The house of mouse has confirmed plans for Disneyland's Galaxy's Edge to open in summer of 2019, and sometime in the late fall of 2019[...]
Toy-Story-Land_BoxLunch Logo_with Clouds
Toy Story Land is coming to Walt Disney World, and to help celebrate they have partnered with BoxLunch for a summer mall tour leading up to the opening The tour will begin in Southern California at Brea Mall this Saturday May 19 and run through five areas into June in Florida when the attraction opens[...]
Pirates of the Caribbean Reopens in Walt Disney World with Brand-New Redhead Scene
Mere weeks ago, the famed Pirates of the Caribbean ride in Walt Disney World closed to undergo a facelift The famous auction scene with the redheaded pirate was replaced with a much more family-friendly scene But don't fear — the redheaded pirate is still there According to Disney Parks Blog: "The pirate auctioneer now oversees a sale of[...]
national polka dot day minnie
Walt Disney World is celebrating with special photo ops, merch, food, and more! Strike a stylish pose—our @DisneyPhotoPass photographers are on site with fun props and frames to capture your look at a #RocktheDots photo backdrop sponsored by @PANDORA_NA! 📸 pic.twitter.com/1m2T5nDnjE — Disney Springs (@DisneySprings) January 21, 2018 https://twitter.com/WDWToday/status/955141702901215233 Mickey and Minnie's drive down Hollywood Boulevard #RockTheDots pic.twitter.com/2VJC9RRrkB — WDW[...]
guardians ride
This is a fantastic first step for Walt Disney World, as they have no Marvel rides or attractions (due to Universal Orlando having the Marvel in their theme park). I was hoping for an educational ride, as that is what I associate Epcot with, but c'est la vie I'll still enjoy the heck out of this[...]