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Anna & Elsa's Boutique | Disney's Frozen | Downtown Disney District
Anna & Elsa's Boutique | Disney's Frozen | Downtown Disney DistrictDisney's 'Frozen' has taken over the newly themed Anna & Elsa's Boutique in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort. Here's a look at some magical transformations ta…
Published: 6 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:02pm
Olivia Holt Shows How to Haunt Your Disney Side | Disney Parks
Olivia Holt Shows How to Haunt Your Disney Side | Disney ParksDisney Channel superstar Olivia Holt shows off her Halloween Disney Side by showing you great tips for a Disney-Parks-themed Halloween. Show your Haunted Disney Side for a chance chanc…
Published: 11 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:59am
Pumpkin Carving during Halloween Time | Disneyland Resort
Pumpkin Carving during Halloween Time | Disneyland ResortFrom “it's a small world” to “Frozen,” the pumpkin carvers at Disneyland Resort are showing their Disney Side each day at the Halloween Carnival in Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree. Come.…
Published: 10 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 8:43am
1st Disneyland Resort Ambassador Comes ‘Home’ for her 50th Anniversary
1st Disneyland Resort Ambassador Comes ‘Home’ for her 50th AnniversaryJulie Reihm Casaletto was the very first Disney Ambassador, and she recently returned to Disneyland Resort for the 50th anniversary of the Disney Ambassador program. Who wi…
Published: 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:54am
The Muppets Make "Swedish" Shrimp Tacos | Walt Disney World
The Muppets Make "Swedish" Shrimp Tacos | Walt Disney WorldWatch The Swedish Chef from Disney's 'The Muppets' make Mexican Shrimp Tacos to celebrate this year's Epcot International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney World! Try making it yourself…
Published: 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 10:35am
How to Draw Winnie The Pooh | Disney's Animation Academy
How to Draw Winnie The Pooh | Disney's Animation AcademyDisney Artist Brian James Fitchner comes to you from the Animation Academy at Disney's Hollywood Studios. This week we are drawing Winnie the Pooh. Come to Walt Disney World to learn how to.…
Published: 3 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 3:56am

Official Disney Blog

  • 999 Happy Haunts: The Hitchhiking Ghosts

    999 Happy Haunts: The Hitchhiking Ghosts

    Today we’re kicking off a weekly series in which we take an in-depth look at the ghostly residents of The Haunted Mansion. This week, we’re focusing on the three Hitchhiking Ghosts you can see at the end of the attraction.
    Published: 4 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 1:00pm

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  • Planning a Trip to Disney World with Special Needs Kids - Huffington Post
    Planning a Trip to Disney World with Special Needs KidsHuffington Post"Surprise! We're going to Disney World!" We've all seen the videos where parents surprise the kids with a trip to Disney World. As a kid, I experienced it myself; it didn't turn ou…
    Published: 9 days ago, 12 Oct 14, 7:37am
  • 3-year-old heads to Disney World thanks to Make-A-Wish - WMUR Manchester
    3-year-old heads to Disney World thanks to Make-A-WishWMUR ManchesterThe Make-A-Wish Foundation is sending Kendall and her family to Disney World. Her mother, Nicole Gallant, said the trip will be a welcome relief for the family. "She is a huge Disne…
    Published: 12 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 3:53pm
  • Fox, Stephanopoulos at Disney World - Orlando Sentinel
    Fox, Stephanopoulos at Disney WorldOrlando SentinelMichael J. Fox, third from left, and ABC News chief anchor/'Good Morning America' anchor George Stephanopoulos, third from right, pose Saturday with their families and Mickey Mouse at the Magic Kingd…
    Published: 10 days ago, 11 Oct 14, 6:59pm
  • Vote of the Week: What Should Walt Disney World Fix (or Build) Next? - Theme Park Insider

    Vote of the Week: What Should Walt Disney World Fix (or Build) Next? - Theme Park Insider

    Theme Park InsiderVote of the Week: What Should Walt Disney World Fix (or Build) Next?Theme Park InsiderSpend a little time reading about theme parks online, and you won't miss the frustration coming these days from some very vocal Walt Disney World…
    Published: 11 days ago, 10 Oct 14, 9:40pm
  • 7 injured in crash near Walt Disney World - WKMG Orlando

    7 injured in crash near Walt Disney World - WKMG Orlando

    WKMG Orlando7 injured in crash near Walt Disney WorldWKMG OrlandoSeven people were injured late Sunday night in a crash near Walt Disney World, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The two-vehicle crash happened at the intersection of State Road…
    Published: 8 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 9:48am
  • You're Not Allowed to Wait in Line for This Disney Ride - TIME

    You're Not Allowed to Wait in Line for This Disney Ride - TIME

    TIMEYou're Not Allowed to Wait in Line for This Disney RideTIMEDaytime TV talk show host Wendy Williams and her son Kevin take a ride on "Toy Story Midway Mania!" during a visit to Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park at Walt Disney World Resort Jan…
    Published: 14 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 3:01pm
  • Walt Disney World Finds Way To Eliminate Long Wait Lines -- You'll Never ... - The Inquisitr

    Walt Disney World Finds Way To Eliminate Long Wait Lines -- You'll Never ... - The Inquisitr

    The InquisitrWalt Disney World Finds Way To Eliminate Long Wait Lines -- You'll Never ...The InquisitrWalt Disney World is the childhood milestone of many as the first “happiest day of their life” — or at least half of your day at the park is.…
    Published: 12 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 11:21pm
  • No Disney Fun for Orlando Workers as Poverty Nears 20% - Bloomberg

    No Disney Fun for Orlando Workers as Poverty Nears 20% - Bloomberg

    BloombergNo Disney Fun for Orlando Workers as Poverty Nears 20%BloombergIt costs a family of five about $1,500 for a four-day pass to the theme parks at Disney World near Orlando, Florida. It takes Weston Vlier, who drives a bus there, four weeks to…
    Published: 13 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 11:44am
  • Woman arrested for assault on deputy at Disney World - News 13 Orlando

    Woman arrested for assault on deputy at Disney World - News 13 Orlando

    New York Daily NewsWoman arrested for assault on deputy at Disney WorldNews 13 OrlandoAccording to the deputy, who was working off-duty in uniform at Epcot, a Disney Security officer informed him Tremblay, 48, had entered the parking lot on foot thro…
    Published: 15 days ago, 6 Oct 14, 6:06pm
  • Disney World splurges that are worth it - CNN

    Disney World splurges that are worth it - CNN

    CNNDisney World splurges that are worth itCNN(CNN) -- Walt Disney World is expensive. No two ways about it. Thirty years ago, when I was a kid, you could get into the Magic Kingdom for just $18. Now, tickets cost $99 and up. But if you want to take t…
    Published: 39 days ago, 12 Sep 14, 9:02pm

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  • Amazon and Disney lock horns over DVD pricing
    Embracing its recurring role of the hyper-capitalist antihero, Amazon.com is refusing to accept pre-orders for DVDs of a handful of Walt Disney box-office smash hits, including “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” and “Maleficent,” as the on…
    Published: 71 days ago, 11 Aug 14, 5:39pm
  • Disney algorithm has asymmetrical objects in a spin
    Tops, yo-yos, and other spinning toys are amongst the oldest playthings created by man, with the earliest examples dating back to 3,500 BC. Paradoxically, they’re not very easy to make with their design requiring a lot of trial and error. One mista…
    Published: 72 days ago, 11 Aug 14, 5:39am
  • Amazon blocks pre-order of Disney DVDs amid Hachette spat
    SAN FRANCISCO — Amazon.com blocked the pre- order option of Walt Disney hit movie "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" and other titles in disk form, repeating a tactic used in disputes with publisher Hachette and Warner Bros. Disney – Yahoo New…
    Published: 72 days ago, 11 Aug 14, 1:39am
  • Amazon stops some Disney movie preorders – WSJ
    Amazon.com has halted pre-orders of some Disney movies, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, in what appears to be another contract dispute after the online giant began a protracted spat with publisher Hachette Book Group this year. A Disney s…
    Published: 72 days ago, 10 Aug 14, 9:39pm
  • Amazon Blocks Disney DVDs Pre-Orders Amid Hachette Spat
    Amazon (AMZN) .com Inc. blocked the pre-order option of Walt Disney Co. hit movie “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” and other titles in disk form, repeating a tactic used in disputes with publisher Hachette and Warner Bros. Disney – Yahoo N…
    Published: 72 days ago, 10 Aug 14, 5:39pm
  • Disney Research method automatically edits footage from cameras into coherent videos
    ( Disney Research ) Video cameras that people wear to record daily activities are creating a novel form of creative and informative media. But this footage also poses a challenge: how to expeditiously edit hours of raw video into something watchable.…
    Published: 72 days ago, 10 Aug 14, 1:39pm
  • Disney Research's interactive method synchronizes multiple videos
    ( Disney Research ) Disney Research Zurich has developed a new tool to help video editors synchronize multiple video clips based on the visual content of the videos, rather than relying on timecodes or other external markers. Disney – Yahoo News Se…
    Published: 72 days ago, 10 Aug 14, 9:39am
  • Disney to bring more 'Star Wars' attractions to its theme parks
    In a conference call with analysts on Tuesday, CEO Bob Iger revealed that the Walt Disney Company is developing new attractions based on George Lucas's sci-fi franchise. Other brands recently acquired by the studio, such as "Indiana Jones," are also…
    Published: 73 days ago, 10 Aug 14, 5:39am
  • Disney releases details on holiday cruises
    Disney Cruise Line is getting into the spirit of the holidays with recent announcements of Halloween- and Christmas-themed cruise offerings. Disney – Yahoo News Search Results
    Published: 73 days ago, 9 Aug 14, 9:39pm

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My American Accent
Blog post about this video: http://charliemcdonnell.com/my-american-accent I have a go at speaking in my best American accent, which apparently isn't very go...
Published: 7 Sep 10, 9:09am
Thoughts on Growing up
In which Hank doesn't go to an airport to answer your questions about growing up and adulthood. Everything from how to make friends to what taxes are like. M...
Published: 20 Apr 12, 5:14pm
The 4 Most INCREDIBLE Phenomena on Earth!
Subscribe! New videos every Saturday: http://bit.ly/Subscribenow Facebook (Like): http://fb.com/MatthewSantoroOfficial Facebook (Follow): http://fb.com/Matth...
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Things Disney Characters Do That'd Be Creepy If You Did Them
Don't you dare close your eyes. Post to Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1dUSyR3 Like BuzzFeedVideo on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1ilcE7k Post to Twitter: http://bit...
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Saving Mr. Banks Official Trailer #1 (2013) - Tom Hanks Movie
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Tomorrowland Official Teaser Trailer #1 (2015) - George Clooney Movie HD
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Published: 12 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 6:07pm
9 Facts About Disney Movies That Will Blow Your Mind
You'll never watch The Little Mermaid the same way again. Post to Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1f1UMPc Like BuzzFeedVideo on Facebook: http://on.fb.me/1ilcE7k P...
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Disneyland Secrets Everyone Should Know
Some extra pixie dust for your next adventure. Share this: http://on.fb.me/17UI4Om Tweet this: http://bit.ly/17UI2WL Music: "Merry Go" by Kevin MacLeod http:...
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  • Disney World offers Play, Stay, Dine & Save, room discounts for winter 2014-2015
    Disney fans seeking a warm winter getaway to might to check out Walt Disney World’s latest promotion. Disney is again offering its Play, Stay, Dine & Save package, as well as room-only discounts, for travel during winter 2014 and 2015. Disney’s P…
    Published: 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 3:24pm
  • newHow to Do Disney
    Liliane Opsomer co-author of The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World with Kids has visited the Magic Kingdom over 15 times in the past decade. I checked in with this Disney expert for tips on how to make the most of your vacation to the land of Mou…
    Published: 12 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:35am
  • newNew B Resort & Spa in Walt Disney World Opens
    The new B Resort & Spa in Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, has announced its grand opening. In the Downtown Disney area, the resort is a lifestyle experience with a full-service spa, barbeque, emphasis on guest technology location within easy w…
    Published: 9 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 10:28am
  • newWandering Oaken’s Trading Post to include more snow, less ice as Frozen fun continues at Walt Disney World
    Frozen will, naturally be all over the place this holiday season as the smash Disney film will be celebrating it’s first anniversary. Walt Disney World has previously announced that they will be doing more Frozen fun all around the resort, includin…
    Published: 7 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 11:46am
  • Walt Disney World Resort Update
    Big Hero 6 characters coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios | Trattoria al Forno begins taking reservations on October 21 | Dapper Dans surprise passengers on Southwest flight | Richard Petty Driving Experience offers season passes |Epcot welcomes new…
    Published: 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 3:23am
  • newHoax device found at Disney World Swan Hotel
    A device that caused a bomb scare at the Disney Swan Hotel on Tuesday is a hoax device, deputies said. A criminal investigation is underway. Deputies responded before 11 a.m. to the 7th floor of the hotel. The part of the hotel where the device was f…
    Published: 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 10:50am
  • Disney World's Dapper Dans Sing 'Let It Go' To Celebrate New Southwest Flight To Orlando
    Passengers on a Southwest Airlines flight from Dallas to Orlando got some Disney treats this week in celebration of the opening of a new air route between the two cities. The Dapper Dans, the barbershop quartet more commonly found serenading tourists…
    Published: 4 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 8:34pm
  • Vacationland – Camping at Walt Disney World in 1973
    Walt Disney World Vacationland was a magazine published three times a year and distributed throughout hotels, motels and restaurants in Georgia, Alabama. Louisiana and Florida. Although it was a Disney publication, they presented articles and ...
    Published: 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 6:44am
  • newDeputies: Suspicious device at Walt Disney World Swan Hotel 'a hoax'
    Construction workers found the device on the seventh floor of the hotel, deputies said. The suspicious device found inside the Walt Disney World Swan Hotel has been deemed a hoax, officials said. Construction workers found the device on the seventh f…
    Published: 10 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:12am
  • newDisney-Pixar exec visits Seoul, not expanding to Asia yet
    “At this point in time at Pixar and Walt Disney Animation, we have artists from all over the world working for us,” he said during a press conference. “We are working on handcrafted films at our in-house studios.” He emphasized that a good nu…
    Published: 7 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 11:36am

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      2015 refurbishment schedules | Next Passholder Anniversary event announced | Changing seasons | 2015 Grad Nite dates | Let it glow | This and that... | Crowd Forecast
      Published: 12 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:00am
    • Walt Disney World Resort Update
      Big Hero 6 characters coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios | Trattoria al Forno begins taking reservations on October 21
      Published: 2 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 7:00am
    • My Disney Top 5 - Walt Disney World Thrill Rides
      Chris Barry counts down his most thrilling attractions at Walt Disney World.
      Published: 5 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 7:00am
    • Snacking in the Parks
      The Parenting Panel shares ideas for snacking with the family during Disney theme park vacations.
      Published: 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 7:00am
    • Loving the Great Outdoors the Disney Way - Fort Wilderness Resort Part IV
      Take a step back in time to a forgotten railroad that was once the central hub of life in Fort Wilderness and is still a fond memory for all who rode it as it steam-chugged its way thru the pines...
      Published: 6 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 7:00am
    • The History of Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, Part Two
      Jim goes behind the ink again for another look at the classic Disney character.
      Published: 7 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 7:00am
    • Disneyland Resort Update
      Official ways to buy sold out Mickey's Halloween Party tickets | Disneyland Resort names 2015-2016 Ambassadors | 4th night free, plus free breakfast at Aulani | 2014 CHOC Walk | This and that... | Crowd Forecast
      Published: 8 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 7:00am
    • Remembering the Magic: The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
      Contributing writer Jonathan Heigl looks at the magic of The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
      Published: 8 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 7:00am
    • Walt Disney World Resort Update
      New Frozen Holiday Premium Package available at Disney's Hollywood Studios | New signs at Walt Disney World Parks posted to clarify park policies | Disney announces new celebrity narrators for Epcot's 2014 Candlelight Processional, and more
      Published: 9 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 7:00am

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    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 10/07/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Disney CEO Bob Iger extends his contract, Brazilian tourists are possibly being targeted for robberies in Orlando, and we have a very interesting Top 10 threads from DISboards.com for the month of September. Plus, at our live sh…
      Published: 14 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 1:45am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 09/30/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show a woman is suing Disney because she says they stole her life story with the movie ‘Frozen.’ We’ll also be joined by attorney Jack Burgin to discuss the disability lawsuit against Disney that’s being moved from California…
      Published: 21 days ago, 1 Oct 14, 5:43am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 09/23/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show, Aulani is honored with a top prize from Fodor’s Travel, there’s a small fire at Animal Kingdom Lodge, and Disney finally announced the closure of the Studio Backlot Tour at Hollywood Studios. Then the team visits the 19th a…
      Published: 27 days ago, 25 Sep 14, 4:08am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 09/09/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show, new allergy-friendly menus are being tested at Walt Disney World, Disney goes after popular electronic musician for copyright infringement, and Ft. Wilderness’ Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue celebrates 40 years. Then, the team di…
      Published: 42 days ago, 10 Sep 14, 12:19am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 09/02/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Disney is giving the boot to ‘Off Kilter’ and some other popular acts at Epcot and the Villains Sinister Soiree debuted last night. Plus, we give you our impressions of the 2014 Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. All t…
      Published: 49 days ago, 3 Sep 14, 3:23am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 08/26/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show the Villains Unleashed party happened at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Saturday night and the internet hated it, Disney is cashing in on the Star Wars franchise, and Disney applies for patents for drone technology. Plus, we compl…
      Published: 56 days ago, 27 Aug 14, 1:30am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 08/19/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Sea World agrees to upgrade their killer whale habitat after posting record losses in the 2nd quarter,  Captain Cook’s at the Polynesian reopens after being rehabbed, and it seems like the love between AAA and Disney may be i…
      Published: 62 days ago, 20 Aug 14, 12:54pm
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 08/12/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Disney Legend Robin Williams has died at age 63, The Disney Company tops $1 billion domestically, and a Disney World employee is accused of attacking a woman at work. Plus, we’re talking about the top 5 unique dining experienc…
      Published: 70 days ago, 13 Aug 14, 1:38am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 08/05/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Disney’s blockbuster ‘Frozen’ is facing a copyright lawsuit, Southwest airlines bows to pressure from animal activists and ends its 26 year long association with Sea World, and Disney’s attempts at creating a Standby Plu…
      Published: 76 days ago, 6 Aug 14, 3:40pm
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 07/29/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Disney agrees to raise their minimum wage to $10 per hour, rumors are wild about changes coming to Soarin’ in Epcot, and Pete has a rant on the parking situation at Downtown Disney. Plus, we celebrate the anniversary of our sh…
      Published: 83 days ago, 30 Jul 14, 4:47pm

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    • newCommunicore Weekly – 1973 WDW Vacation, Artemis Fowl, Barbershop, I Crane
      Direct Link l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about 1973 WDW Vacation, Artemis Fowl, Barbershop, and I Crane! DISNEY HISTORY! – Jeff and George travel to 1973 for a vacation…The post Communicore Weekly…
      Published: 12 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:27am
    • Vacationland – Camping at Walt Disney World in 1973
      Walt Disney World Vacationland was a magazine published three times a year and distributed throughout hotels, motels and restaurants in Georgia, Alabama. Louisiana and Florida. Although it was a Disney publication, they presented articles and advert…
      Published: 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 8:00am
    • Tim Grassey: MyMagic+ and the Myth of Convenience
      My wife and I recently returned from a great trip to Central Florida, and while it’s late to the game, I wanted to share my general observations about MyMagic+. We had experienced pieces of it…The post Tim Grassey: MyMagic+ and the Myth of Conven…
      Published: 2 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 10:00am
    • Netting Comes Down Around the Disney Animal Kingdom Tree of Life
      Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we’re taking a look around Disney’s Animal Kingdom! Let’s go! There were many rumors these past few weeks that some of the netting around the Tree…The post Netting Comes Down Around the…
      Published: 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 10:00am
    • Five Tips for Easy Park Hopping at Walt Disney World
      One of the great things about a visit to the Walt Disney World Resort is the fact that you don’t just have one theme park to choose from, but four uniquely themed worlds where you…The post Five Tips for Easy Park Hopping at Walt Disney World appe…
      Published: 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 9:00am
    • Communicore Weekly – Knott’s Scary Farm, Dark Harbor, Marc Davis, Sleeping Beauty, Million Dollar Arm, Pop Century
      Direct Link l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about Knott’s Scary Farm, Dark Harbor, Marc Davis, Sleeping Beauty, Million Dollar Arm, and Pop Century! TRIP REPORT! – Jeff talks about…The post Communic…
      Published: 8 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 7:01am
    • More Vintage Photos from the Magic of Walt Disney World
      I covered some of the amazing images that I’ve run across In the book, The Magic of Disneyland and Walt Disney World in previous columns (check them out here and here). I’ve still got some…The post More Vintage Photos from the Magic of Walt Dis…
      Published: 8 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 9:00am
    • Epcot Says Goodbye to Maelstrom
      This week, we’re taking a look at the last day of operation of Maelstrom in Norway at World Showcase. The attraction will undergo a year of Imagineering to turn it into a Frozen ride. I’ve…The post Epcot Says Goodbye to Maelstrom appeared first…
      Published: 13 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 9:00am
    • Communicore Weekly – Firehouse Five Plus Two, World of Water Ski Show, Realityland, Concord Bridge
      Direct Link l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about Firehouse Five Plus Two, World of Water Ski Show, Realityland, and the Concord Bridge! DISNEY HISTORY! – Jeff and George jazz…The post Communicore Wee…
      Published: 14 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 12:05pm
    • Yesterland: Backstage Studio Tour
      When Disney-MGM Studios opened, its biggest—and certainly its longest—attraction was the Backstage Studio Tour. Over the years, its importance, popularity, and length diminished. The final day of the attraction—called the Studio Backlot Tour in…
      Published: 19 days ago, 3 Oct 14, 4:08am
    • Polynesian Village Resort and Magic Kingdom Updates
      Walt Disney World celebrated its 43rd birthday this week. We were there and have some news and photos from the Polynesian Village Resort and Magic Kingdom for you. Get ready, lots for you to see…The post Polynesian Village Resort and Magic Kingdom…
      Published: 19 days ago, 2 Oct 14, 10:30am
    • Costume Ideas for Mickey’s Halloween Party
      My favorite time of year is finally here! Not much I don’t love about fall. Crisp air, jeans and boots, hot chocolate and HALLOWEEN!! Luckily, the Disney Parks love the spooky holiday as much as…The post Costume Ideas for Mickey’s Halloween Par…
      Published: 19 days ago, 2 Oct 14, 10:00am
    • Communicore Weekly – Universal Hollywood Horror Night, Contemporary Fact, Hook’s Revenge, Dinosaur
      Direct Link l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about Universal Hollywood Horror Night, Contemporary Fact, Hook’s Revenge, and Dinosaur! TRIP REPORT! – Jeff talks about his recent trip to…The post Commun…
      Published: 22 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 7:01am
    • Show your Spooky Side at Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party
      With attractions like Universal Orlando’s Halloween Horror Nights dominating the scare season in Central Florida, sometimes Mickey Mouse and all his friends don’t get all the attention they deserve. At Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween…The post…
      Published: 26 days ago, 25 Sep 14, 10:00am
    • Hollywood Studios News and Rumors
      Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we’re taking a walk through Disney’s Hollywood Studios to see what’s going on. Let’s go! Welcome to Hollywood Studios! Construction continues on the new Starbucks location…The post Hol…
      Published: 27 days ago, 24 Sep 14, 3:00pm
    • Communicore Weekly – Maelstrom to Frozen, WARP 2, Agents of SHIELD, Tiki Mug
      Direct Link l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about Maelstrom to Frozen, WARP 2, Agents of SHIELD, and a Tiki Mug! DISNEY DEBATE! – Jeff and George talk about…The post Communicore Weekly – Maelstrom to…
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 12:00pm
    • Food, Wine, Beer: A Guide to the 2014 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival
      Hello, Howdy, Ello, Oi’, Aloha. Welcome to the 2014 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival. The festival kicked off last Thursday to its usual great reception. With numerous options for this years consumption, I wouldn’t…The post Food, Wine…
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 10:00am
    • The World Showcase of EPCOT Center Master Plan 5
      I’ve been taking an in-depth look at EPCOT Center Master Plan Five over the past few weeks. We’ve looked at the overall plan and the specifics of the Future World pavilions from 1977. Master Plan…The post The World Showcase of EPCOT Center Mast…
      Published: 29 days ago, 22 Sep 14, 7:36am
    • Well-Aged Festival at Yesterland
      Yesterland takes you back in time to the early years of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival—when guests drank wine in tents and the Wonders of Life pavilion was still filled with attractions.  Read…The post Well-Aged Festival at Yesterl…
      Published: 33 days ago, 19 Sep 14, 3:01am
    • Animal Kingdom Construction Mania
      This week, we’re taking a look at the many construction walls throughout Disney’s Animal Kingdom. From the Tree of Life to the far end of Expedition Everest, we see that this is a park in…The post Animal Kingdom Construction Mania appeared firs…
      Published: 34 days ago, 17 Sep 14, 10:00am

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    • newJames Gunn began writing Guardians of the Galaxy Sequel 3 months ago

      James Gunn began writing Guardians of the Galaxy Sequel 3 months ago

      Director James Gunn is having the ride of his life as his movie, Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, breaks all box office records in 2014 and has become the third largest Marvel movie ever. Gunn spoke at Variety’s Entertainment & … Continue read…
      Published: 8 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 11:01am
    • newMagic Kingdom Merchandise Update – October 2014

      Magic Kingdom Merchandise Update – October 2014

      If you follow me on my regular path through the Magic Kingdom, you’ll observe that I spend a lot of time in the stores. I love to see what new merchandise is available for guests. Sometimes there are hits, and … Continue reading →Magic Kingd…
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      Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur Twitter teaser courtesy the hand of director Peter Sohn

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      Amazing Pumpkin Carving at Disneyland for Halloween

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      Published: 12 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 7:05am
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      Moana – officially announced by Disney animation

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      Published: 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 3:05pm
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      If Christopher Nolan directed Wall-E, A mashup trailer

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      Published: 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 11:13am
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      Meet Disneyland’s first Ambassador – Julie Reihm

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      Instapic: Hidden Mickey Monday

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      Published: 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:48am
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      Three Fun examples of Digital Mapping & Projection at Walt Disney World

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      Monday Top 10: The World's Best Theme Park Castles

      By Robert Niles: What are the world's best theme park castles? Castles provide the iconic centerpiece for many of the world's most popular theme parks. The home of kings and queens in so many fairy tales, castles evoke memories of grand storytelling,…
      Published: 21 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:19pm
    • Disney Rebrands 'Glow with the Show' and Introduces Its Own Interactive Magic Wands

      Disney Rebrands 'Glow with the Show' and Introduces Its Own Interactive Magic Wands

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      Published: 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 5:13pm
    • Review: Midnight Syndicate Live! Legacy of Shadows, at Cedar Point

      Review: Midnight Syndicate Live! Legacy of Shadows, at Cedar Point

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      Published: 1 day ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:46pm
    • How to Plan an Orlando Vacation: Part Two

      How to Plan an Orlando Vacation: Part Two

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      Published: 3 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 11:49pm
    • Vote of the Week: What is Your Theme Park Dream Job?

      Vote of the Week: What is Your Theme Park Dream Job?

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      Published: 4 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 9:39pm
    • How to Plan an Orlando Vacation: Part One

      How to Plan an Orlando Vacation: Part One

      By Russell Meyer: Theme Park Insider has a number of great tools for getting the most out of a theme park-centric trip to Central Florida. It offers reviews of parks, attractions, restaurants, hotels, and much more. It also offers some general trav…
      Published: 4 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 5:18pm
    • When Should You Buy a Disney Annual Pass?

      When Should You Buy a Disney Annual Pass?

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      Published: 5 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 9:16pm
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      Could This Be the World's Best-Themed Dive Coaster?

      By Robert Niles: The Dutch theme park Efteling today announced its new attraction for 2015, a Bolliger & Mabillard Dive Coaster called Baron 1898.As you can see from the illustration provided by the park, Baron 1898 might be the world's best decora…
      Published: 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 7:51pm

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      Disney here we come! 😊🎉🏰😜#disneyworld #yay #united #woo #grandfloridian
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 4:11pm
      Bows on bows! Still available!
      Bows on bows! Still available!
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 3:50pm
      Gooood morning! Just a better picture of these sun flowered beauties I made last night! Still available
      Gooood morning! Just a better picture of these sun flowered beauties I made last night! Still available
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 3:47pm
      It never gets old...I can't walk by this and not touch the instruments.
      It never gets old...I can't walk by this and not touch the instruments.
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 3:54pm
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      幸せもらいました💕こんなにもきゅんきゅんしたの久しぶり✨#tdl #tdr #tds #tokyodisneyland #tokyodisneyresort #disneyland #disneysea #disneyfan #disneylove #disney #disneypic #disneygram #disneyworld #disneyprincess #rapunzel #flynn #ディズニー #ディズニーランド #ランド #ディズニーリゾート #ディズニープリンセス #プリンセス #ラプンツェル #フリン #ペアグリ
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      Published: 29 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 5:52am
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      The Sorcerer's Hat at Hollywood Studios ✨🌙 which is everyone's favourite park? 💕 #fantasia #sorcerersapprentice #hollywoodstudios #mickeymouse #disney #waltdisney #disneyworld #waltdisneyworld #disnerd #disneychallenge #no3 #instadisney
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 3:46pm
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      5am airport selfie 😚✈️ @adangerpern #disneyworld
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 3:39pm
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      #waltdisneyworld #disney #disneyworld #disneycollegeprogram #dcp #dcpfall2014 @waltdisneyworld #hollywoodstudios
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 3:36pm
      🍎❤️❤️❤️❤️ "wanna know a secret? Promise not to tell? We are standing by a wishing well" ❤️❤️❤️❤️🍎
      🍎❤️❤️❤️❤️ "wanna know a secret? Promise not to tell? We are standing by a wishing well" ❤️❤️❤️❤️🍎
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 3:31pm
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      #disney party boat ;) 🎈🎉🚢 #disneyworld #florida #fantasmic #fireworks #show #amazing #takemeback
      Published: 28 days ago, 23 Sep 14, 3:31pm