By Robert Niles: With Pixar-themed attractions expected to fill a substantial portion of the space that Walt Disney World is clearing in its Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park, let's take a look at other Pixar-themed attractions around the world. Show More Summary
New York’s newest Lottery winner is going to Disney World — to buy a house.
Selfie sticks have been derided as a symbol of a narcissistic, vapid culture. They’ve been questioned as a safety hazard. They’ve been banned from Coachella, Smithsonian museums, and even Disney World.Read full article >>
Disney Magical World was released in the west last year, and it was a decent entry-level Animal Crossing game that resonated with a younger audience. Bandai Namco has just announced a full sequel, which is titled Disney Magical Castle...Show More Summary
YouTube See, this is why America is a laughingstock to much of the world: the casual anti-science ignorance of right wing clowns like Glenn Beck. In this clip from Right Wing Watch, Beck rants about Disney lighting up the Magic Castle at their theme park in rainbow colors, then suggests conservatives need...
The last time Southwest extended their schedule, they just missed the most popular running event in Florida – the Walt Disney World Marathon weekend. But, they have extended the schedule today and that weekend easily makes it into the new booking calendar. Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: In case you missed it: Part One ? How a Walt Disney World Bar Set a New Standard for Theme Park Attractions Take a look at any attraction attendance report and you will find the same names near the top: Disney and Universal. Show More Summary
Walt Disney World has announced that they will be closing DisneyQuest sometime in 2016, and bringing an end to their “indoor interactive theme park.” The announcement comes as Downtown Disney is being transformed into Disney Springs which will bring in over 150 retailers, restaurants, and experiences. Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Another day, another attraction closing at the Walt Disney World Resort. One day after confirming the closure of the Magic of Disney Animation pavilion at Disney's Hollywood Studios, Disney World today confirmed that DisneyQuest in Downtown Disney's West Side will close by next year. Show More Summary
Belle | Image: DisneyThe article linked within features an account of a woman who played Belle at Disney World in Orlando. She described her perspective on the benefits and downsides of her job. While she enjoyed the admiration that playing a popular princess at the theme park brought, other aspects of her employment weren't as pleasant. Show More Summary
(Photo: Girl Gone Geek) Before Harvey Dent terrorized Gotham City, the world of Disney had to face the menace of CinderBelle. Charles Battersby cosplayed as both princesses at the recent FlameCon in New York City. The costuming is perfect! But if he tries to flip a coin, start running. -via Cosplay America
Actuals are in with us seeing a wide enough margin between Universal’s Jurassic World and Disney’s Pixar’s Inside Out for the respective No. 1 and 2 spots after a fierce battle last weekend. The whole Uni-Disney duke out is a bit deja-vu,...Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: The Walt Disney World Resort today confirmed that it will close the Magic of Disney Animation pavilion at Disney's Hollywood Studios next month. One of the original attractions at what opened in 1989 as the Disney-MGM...Show More Summary
Disney World has sold out of its animal poop shaped candy.
Image: A. Yuill In the last week of June, the world's leading researchers came together with a passionate coalition of practitioners and professionals from all types of businesses in Disney World, Orlando to confer the latest in theShow More Summary
Disney princesses are always hot, as in trendy. Velociraptors and Jurassic Park? Nothing’s hotter right now. Combine the two together? …
Everybody loves a summer holiday and Jessica Alba loaded up her husband Cash Warren and kids Honor and Haven and headed out to Orlando on Friday (June 26). The “Awake” actress and her adorable brood enjoyed some VIP access to the characters...Show More Summary
Less than two weeks ago, a brand new snack location called Zuri’s Sweets Shop opened up in Disney’s Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World. While it sold a number of common Disney treats, one of the most unique was that of animal poop candy. Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Last week's post about the demolition of Walt Disney World's old Adventurers Club building revived the feeling of loss that many fans still hold over Disney's decision to close that former Pleasure Island club. The Adventurers Club wasn't simply a bar. Show More Summary
Starting Tuesday, Disney tourists will be forced to rely only on their arms for taking photos. The selfie stick has been banned from the land of Mickey Mouse. Tragic, we know. “We strive to provide a great experience for the entire family, and unfortunately selfie-sticks have become a growing safety concern for both our guests […]