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Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Refurbishment at Disneyland Park | Disney Parks
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Refurbishment at Disneyland Park | Disney ParksIt's been one month since the wildest ride in the wilderness reopened after an extended refurbishment here at Disneyland park. Since then, our guests have been telling u…
Published: 5 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 12:07am
Top Souvenirs for Your Next Walt Disney World Vacation | Walt Disney World | Disney Parks
Top Souvenirs for Your Next Walt Disney World Vacation | Walt Disney World | Disney ParksI've been visiting Walt Disney World Resort for more than 30 years. I've spent more than half of that time working (or playing as I like to say) as a Disney…
Published: 5 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 12:22am
#DisneyKids: First Teacup Ride | Walt Disney World | Disney Parks
#DisneyKids: First Teacup Ride | Walt Disney World | Disney ParksOf all the firsts to experience at Disney Parks, rides on favorite attractions may be the most memorable. And for many guests, that special memory happens during a first spin in an…
Published: 15 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:37pm
'Maleficent' Sneak Peek Debuts in Disney Parks April 18
'Maleficent' Sneak Peek Debuts in Disney Parks April 18Beginning tomorrow, April 18, guests at Disney Parks on both coasts will be able to enjoy an exclusive sneak peek at Walt Disney Studios' "Maleficent," which opens in theaters May 30. Read...…
Published: 18 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 11:11am
Cabines | Disney Cruise Line | Disney Parques
Cabines | Disney Cruise Line | Disney ParquesQuando você faz um cruzeiro Disney, você tem certeza que todos em sua família irão aproveitar ao máximo! Para melhorar ainda mais sua estadia a bordo, as cabines nos navios da Disney são...From:…
Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 4:25am
Disneyland Resort Pin Trading Challenge | Disneyland Resort | Disney Parks
Disneyland Resort Pin Trading Challenge | Disneyland Resort | Disney ParksTwo Disney Parks Blog authors, Erin Glover and Michelle Harker, headed into Disneyland Resort with rarely seen Disney Parks Blog pins in hopes that we could make some great…
Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 7:10am

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Disney World News Online

  • Kissimmee man dies after crash on Disney property - Orlando Sentinel
    Kissimmee man dies after crash on Disney propertyOrlando SentinelA 64-year-old Kissimmee man suffered a medical emergency while driving on Walt Disney World property last night, crashed into a guardrail and died at a nearby hospital, according to the…
    Published: 5 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 11:54am

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  • newEarth Month Festivities at Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort
    Guests coming to Disneyland Resort tomorrow, April 19, and on Earth Day, April 22, can celebrate Earth Month at the Downtown Disney District! Be sure to check out the Wyland Clean Water Mobile Learning Experience, where guests can participate in a Cl…
    Published: 6 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 10:34pm
  • newTime-Lapse Video: Big Thunder Mountain Railroad Refurbishment at Disneyland Park
    It’s been one month since the “wildest ride in the wilderness” reopened after an extended refurbishment here at Disneyland park. Since then, our guests have been telling us how impressed they are with the improved track and new effects at Big T…
    Published: 9 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:34pm
  • newDisney offers Obama minimum wage to Florida theme park staff – Chicago Tribune
    Disney offers Obama minimum wage to Florida theme park staffChicago TribuneLOS ANGELES — Walt Disney Co. has offered to raise starting pay at its Florida theme parks by 25 percent to $ 10 an hour over two years, almost matching the federal minimum…
    Published: 12 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:39pm
  • newVIDEO: Top Souvenirs for Your Next Walt Disney World Vacation
    I’ve been visiting Walt Disney World Resort for more than 30 years. I’ve spent more than half of that time working (or playing as I like to say) as a Disney cast member. I’m often asked by friends and family to help with planning vacations to D…
    Published: 12 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:34pm
  • newDisney offers Obama minimum wage to Florida theme park staff
    LOS ANGELES — Walt Disney Co. has offered to raise starting pay at its Florida theme parks by 25 percent to $ 10 an hour over two years, almost matching the federal minimum wage sought by President Barack Obama. Disney – Yahoo News Search Results
    Published: 15 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:39pm
  • new#DisneyKids: First Teacup Spin at Magic Kingdom Park
    Of all the firsts to experience at Disney Parks, rides on favorite attractions may be the most memorable. And for many guests, that special memory happens during a first spin in an oversized teacup at Mad Tea Party. Today, we’re continuing our blog…
    Published: 15 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:34pm
  • newVintage Walt Disney World: Past Epcot International Flower & Garden Festivals
    Celebrating its 21st year, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival is in full bloom. My favorite part of the festival is all the topiaries throughout the Park. Here’s a look at a past topiary from the 1998 festival – Phil. (Hercules’s…
    Published: 21 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:34am
  • Show Your ‘Disney Side’: Minnie Mouse Nail Tutorial
    This week’s suggestion as to how you can show your “Disney Side” at our 24-hour “Rock Your Disney Side” all-night party – or anytime, really – is sure to please Minnie Mouse fans. It’s step-by-step directions on how you can give your…
    Published: 1 day ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:34am
  • Disney Channel's Jessie to Feature Network's First Engagement
    And another unprecedented move for the Disney Channel. The titular character on the network's hit series Jessie is heading towards the altar. Four episodes will be dedicated to the… Disney – Yahoo News Search Results
    Published: 1 day ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:39am

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Jimmy Kimmel Takes Jessica Alba to Birthing Class
Jimmy Kimmel Live - The second part of Jimmy's interview with Jessica Alba, where he goes to birthing class with her.
Published: 10 Aug 11, 5:08am
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
Epic Disney Medley - Peter Hollens & Alex G Acappella
The song you just heard IS available for purchase on itunes and you can also pre-order the Disney Classics Box Set on iTunes or amazon! iTunes Link: http://m...
Published: 22 Oct 13, 9:30pm
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
Star Tours: Darth Vader goes to Disneyland
Like us @ http://di.sn/StarTours To celebrate the opening of the Star Tours attraction, Darth Vader, accompanied by two Stormtroopers, visits the Disneyland ...
Published: 3 Jun 11, 4:23am
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:...
Published: 25 Nov 13, 10:50pm
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...
Published: 14 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 8:41pm
10 Little-Known Facts About The Oscars
What do Sniper rifles, Barbie dolls and Native Americans have to do with the Oscars? Find the answers here with 10 Little-Known Facts About The Oscars. Music...
Published: 53 days ago, 24 Feb 14, 6:10pm

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  • newDisney offers Obama minimum wage to Florida theme park staff
    They are scheduled to resume bargaining over a contract on May 28. The unions, which represent more than 30,000 employees at Walt Disney World near Orlando, asked for at least $10.10 an hour, the amount congressional Democrats and Obama propose as a…
    Published: 15 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 2:29pm
  • newDisney World Proposes Raising Starting Wages To $10/Hour
    While lawmakers in D.C. argue over whether or not to raise the federal minimum wage, Walt Disney Co. has made an offer to the unions representing thousands of employees at its Disney World park in Florida that would raise employees’ starting pay fr…
    Published: 22 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:21am
  • newWalt Disney World among list of 'most disappointing destinations'
    Walt Disney World is one of the 10 destinations in the world listed as "most disappointing" by travel website SmarterTravel.com. The website argues that paying $99 per day to "be trapped in a park surrounded by other peoples' children and fully grown…
    Published: 15 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:53pm
  • newDisney Magical World review for 3DS
    If you’ve read or seen impressions and reviews for Disney Magical World, you’ve probably seen another game title pop up pretty often in relation to it, that title being Nintendo’s own Animal Crossing. Having played through a considerable portio…
    Published: 20 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 9:06am
  • Walt Disney World Expands Luxury Home Sites Inside the 40-Square-Mile Park
    Golden Oak, the massive park's residential area, will be comprised of eight neighborhoods and approximately 400 homes upon its completion in the next few years. Golden Oak at Walt Disney World and Resort -- a 980-acre, VIP gated residential community…
    Published: 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 10:33pm
  • Walt Disney World Resort Update
    Disney's Hollywood Studios Star Wars Weekends will introduce an ultimate day filled with the most sought after services and experiences for fans of all ages. The Ultimate Star Wars Weekends VIP Tour provide visitors with exclusive opportunities for .…
    Published: 4 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 2:14pm
  • newWalt Disney World Offers Compromise with Labor Unions
    It’s still the happiest place on earth, but Walt Disney World is trying to make it even happier for its workers, according to news reports, which stated this week that Walt Disney Co. has submitted to workers a proposal for a new labor contract.
    Published: 14 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 3:09pm
  • World's Fair brought us Disney's Small World, color TV, the Mustang and the Picturephone
    Walt Disney's well-known whimsical boat first sailed around Queens before becoming a world-famous Magic Kingdom attraction. The popular “it’s a small world” exhibit saluted children around the world with a musical boat-ride that featured audio…
    Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 11:05am
  • Disney World makes Smarter Travel 'most disappointing destinations' list
    The “Most Magical Place On Earth” is also one of the top 10 most disappointing destinations in the world, according to a new list by smartertravel.com. The author of the article cites the costly price of getting into Disney World, bottled water p…
    Published: 1 day ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:53am
  • Eating healthier while in Disney World
    It's bathing suit season! And unfortunately, a trip to Disney can be filled with food landmines that wreck your best laid plans for fitness. But whether you are actively attempting to get fit, or you're just trying not to take a vacation from good ha…
    Published: 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 6:47pm

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    MousePlanet News

    • newBears
      Disneynature returns with another Earth Day film documentary.
      Published: 22 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Fitting It In The Budget
      The Parenting Panel shares tips for budgeting and saving up for a Disney theme park vacation
      Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Good Advice From Disney Animated Features
      Jim shares some words of wisdom from Grumpy to Grand Pabbie.
      Published: 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Walt Disney World Resort Update
      New Ultimate Star Wars Weekend VIP Tour announced | Epcot 'After Hours Wind Down begins April 17
      Published: 4 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Disneyland Resort Update
      Disney Legend Richard Sherman leads 50th anniversary celebration for 'it's a small world' | Disneyland makes DAS card valid for 60 days for annual passholders | Egg-stravaganza proves egg-stremely popular | Disney Cruise Line news |This and
      Published: 5 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • The Vacation Kingdom of the World: A MagicBand Report
      Tom Richards reports on his first experiences with the new Walt Disney World MagicBands.
      Published: 8 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Remembering the Magic - Horizons and Mission: SPACE
      Jonathan Heigl explores the history of Mission: SPACE
      Published: 9 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • runDisney and the Runner's World Challenge
      Lani looks at the Runner's World Challenge program for next year's Dopey Challenge
      Published: 9 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Celebrating Marc Davis
      Jim looks back at the life and times for the legendary animator and Imagineer.
      Published: 10 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Walt Disney World Update
      Disney Parks facing lawsuit over Disability Access Service | Disney hints at Fastpass+ changes; Disney's Polynesian Resort construction changes, New Disney Springs restaurant announced
      Published: 11 days ago, 8 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Disneyland Resort Update
      Disney Parks facing lawsuit over Disability Access Service | Egg-stravaganza begins Thursday | Springtime Roundup continues | Disneyland expands popular souvenir offering |This and that... | Question of the Week | Crowd Forecast
      Published: 12 days ago, 7 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Captain America: The Winter Soldier
      This Captain America sequel may be the most vital movie yet for the underlying structure of the Avengers universe
      Published: 15 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • My Disney Top 5 - Things to Love About the Magic Kingdom
      Chris Barry continues his series of things to love at Walt Disney World.
      Published: 15 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Hotel Room Away From Home
      The Parenting Panel shares tips and tricks for families living out of a hotel room on vacation.
      Published: 16 days ago, 3 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Disney Pranking
      Jim looks at the fun and gags played by Disney animators.
      Published: 17 days ago, 2 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Walt Disney World Resort Update
      Fastpass+ available to day guests | Disney's Night of Joy tickets on sale | Sounds Like Summer concerts | Parking fee increase | Star Wars character means | Easter events | D23 Destination D and much more
      Published: 18 days ago, 1 Apr 14, 7:00am
    • Disneyland Resort Update
      What to expect when Disneyland quakes | Celebrating Spring at Big Thunder Ranch | New Disneyland Hotel discount for April 20 through June 8, 2014 | Disney Cruise Line offers two San Diego sailings in 2015 | This and that... | Question of th
      Published: 19 days ago, 31 Mar 14, 7:00am
    • The Vacation Kingdom of the World: Future Journeys into Imagination
      A new series from Disney Kingdoms celebrates Figment and Dreamfinder--is it too much to hope for a reimagined Imagination Pavilion at Epcot?
      Published: 22 days ago, 28 Mar 14, 7:00am
    • It's Live! Go! Go! Go! Disney Strikes Gold With the Avengers Half Marathon
      The record that Disney just set, and what this means
      Published: 23 days ago, 27 Mar 14, 7:00am
    • Is Disney Listening?
      A Facebook rant provides food for thought.
      Published: 23 days ago, 27 Mar 14, 7:00am

    Dis Unplugged

    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 04/15/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show excitement is building as we get closer to the opening of the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, Sea World loses it’s appeal in court, we have some follow up on last week’s story about Disney and guests with disabilities. Plus, we rev…
      Published: 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 2:30am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 04/08/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Disney gets sued by a group of parents over recent changes to their policies regarding disabled guests, Disney opens up Magic Bands to day guests and those staying off property. We’ll also have the top 10 threads on DISboards.…
      Published: 10 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 3:53am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 04/01/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show, we discuss the Illuminations Sparkling Dessert party and the rumors that Universal may be bringing back King Kong. We also have the results of last weeks poll where we asked you to rate your favorite Disney resorts.  Plus, w…
      Published: 17 days ago, 2 Apr 14, 2:55am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 03/25/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show, Disney Cruise Line announces 2015 itineraries and It’s a Small World celebrates its 50th anniversary. Plus, we share the experiences of those who have experienced FastPass+ and what they thought of it. All this and more in th…
      Published: 24 days ago, 26 Mar 14, 3:44am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 03/18/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show, SeaWorld reports higher earnings despite lower park attendance, Grand Floridian Resort and Spa makes it onto ‘Travel and Leisure’s’ Best Hotels list, and an aquarium at Downtown Disney’s T-Rex restaurant springs a leak.…
      Published: 31 days ago, 19 Mar 14, 1:07am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 03/11/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Disney tries to toughen the laws regarding ticket fraud, 2 tourists were robbed at gun point at a hotel near Universal Studios and we’ll have the results of this weeks poll asking whether you would pay for extra fast passes. A…
      Published: 38 days ago, 12 Mar 14, 12:34am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 03/04/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Walt Disney World pulls donations from the Boy Scouts of America over their anti-gay policy, the Hub in the Magic Kingdom is getting an expansion and Disney announces the date for their next 24 hour party. Plus, we have the DIS…
      Published: 45 days ago, 5 Mar 14, 2:23am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 02/25/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Disney increases ticket prices for the second time in a year, Orlando International Airport will become a transportation hub by adding a train station, and Disney World is turning your leftover food into electricity. Plus, we gi…
      Published: 52 days ago, 26 Feb 14, 3:07am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 02/18/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show more than 3000 new jobs are being created for Universal Orlando, the son of Jim Henson has passed away, and a fire broke out at the Journey of the Little Mermaid in the Magic Kingdom. Plus, we discuss what it’s like being a ca…
      Published: 59 days ago, 19 Feb 14, 4:05am
    • DIS Unplugged Podcast – 02/11/14 – Orlando Show
      In this week’s show Orlando International Airport finds a new way to process international travelers, SeaWorld CEO Jim Atchison is doing well financially despite negative press from the film Blackfish, and Disney vacations are featured prominently…
      Published: 66 days ago, 12 Feb 14, 2:17pm

    MiceChat Disney World News

    • Baby on Board: Walt Disney World With a Diaper Bag
      If you’ve read past the title, let’s assume you’ve decided to brave the parks with your mini-mouseketeer.  There are definitely some pros and cons to weigh when deciding whether or not to take a baby…The post Baby on Board: Walt Disney World…
      Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:00am
    • Magic Kingdom Moat filled and Mine Train Prepares for Soft Opening
      Welcome to our first Wednesday edition of Dateline Disney World! Thanks to everyone who is adjusting to the switch in schedule for this column. It means a lot to me to have your support. For…The post Magic Kingdom Moat filled and Mine Train Prepare…
      Published: 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 10:00am
    • Communicore Weekly – Progressland, Joyland, The Pirate Fairy, Wooden Leg

      Published: 4 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 7:01am
    • Vintage 1986 Town Square Cafe Barbecue Menu
      Thanks to a great friend, Todd at Disney Parks Earchives, I was able to pull some images from a 1986 Town Square Cafe Barbecue menu. It was called the Town Square Times and was sponsored…The post Vintage 1986 Town Square Cafe Barbecue Menu appeared…
      Published: 5 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 9:00am
    • Easter Eggs and Magic Kingdom News
      We have an egg-citing Dateline Disney World for you this week. We’ll take a look at something new that the Grand Floridian has cooked up and take you to the Magic Kingdom, where the Seven…The post Easter Eggs and Magic Kingdom News appeared first…
      Published: 8 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 9:00am
    • Three “Yestaurants” under one roof at Yester World
      Hmmmm… Isn’t there a big McDonald’s Restaurant somewhere around here at Yester Downtown Disney? No. It became a Yestaurant in 2010. And now, just a few years later, its replacements have become Yestaurants too.  …The post Three “Yestaurant…
      Published: 8 days ago, 11 Apr 14, 4:03am
    • A Tale of Two Fridays – An 8-Part Audio Adventure
      WTTM WDW 046: “A Tale of Two Fridays – An 8-Part Audio Adventure – Part 1 of 8″ Part 1 of an 8 part series… an audio adventure recorded at BOTH Walt Disney World and Disneyland, on…The post A Tale of Two Fridays – An 8-Part Audio Adve…
      Published: 9 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 7:01am
    • Communicore Weekly – HeimGluck, 1939-1940 World’s Fair, Saving Mr Banks, Four Leafed Clover
      Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about HeimGluck, 1939-1940 World’s Fair, Saving Mr Banks, and a Four Leafed Clover! DISNEY HISTORY! – Hear what a great event HeimGluck 2014 was in this…The post Communicore Weekly –…
      Published: 11 days ago, 8 Apr 14, 12:03pm
    • Studio Promotions at WDW
      This past weekend, we had a chance to sample the Muppets Most Wanted promotion in WDW (specifically, the interactive game added to Epcot). The diversion was pleasant enough, but it got me thinking about Studio…The post Studio Promotions at WDW appe…
      Published: 11 days ago, 8 Apr 14, 10:00am
    • Magic Kingdom Construction and Photos
      Hello, and welcome back to Dateline Disney World. We have lots construction updates and pretty Magic Kingdom pictures coming your way today.  Could the Mine Train open later this month? Take a look at the…The post Magic Kingdom Construction and Ph…
      Published: 15 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 9:00am
    • Yellow Ponchos of Yester World
      When it’s sunny at Yester World, guests are dressed in every imaginable color. But when it rains, the predominant color is yellow.   Read the full YESTERLAND article HERE: Yellow Ponchos of Yester World.   …The post Yellow Ponchos of Yester Wo…
      Published: 15 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 3:00am
    • 10 Freebies at Walt Disney World
      We all know the Most Magical Place on Earth can leave a not-so-magical dent in your wallet. From resort rates to dining to souvenirs, it seems like we’re pulling out the plastic (or, now, the…The post 10 Freebies at Walt Disney World appeared fir…
      Published: 16 days ago, 3 Apr 14, 10:00am
    • Communicore Weekly – Sleeping Beauty Castle, Wally Boag, Cape May Cafe, Star Tours
      Direct Link  l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about Sleeping Beauty Castle, Wally Boag, Cape May Cafe, and Star Tours! We both had a rough week and didn’t get…The post Communicore Weekly – Sleeping B…
      Published: 18 days ago, 1 Apr 14, 7:01am
    • Which Disney Park Has The Most Rides?
      MiceChat Moderator David Yeh rekindles an old debate between Disneyland and Walt Disney World. Folks often assume that the much larger Walt Disney World offers more rides. But, as David shows us, that’s not really…The post Which Disney Park Has T…
      Published: 19 days ago, 31 Mar 14, 9:00am
    • Disney’s MyMagic Failure
      Tim Grassey returns with his thoughts on Disney World’s MyMagic+. As you can gather from the title, this isn’t a column the Disney suits are going to like. However, it’s an important discussion as the…The post Disney’s MyMagic Failure appea…
      Published: 20 days ago, 30 Mar 14, 10:00am
    • Walt Disney World News and Updates
      It’s a big photo update from Walt Disney World for you this week. We hit three parks and have over 80 photos for you to enjoy. Let’s see what’s going on in the parks! Welcome…The post Walt Disney World News and Updates appeared first on MiceC…
      Published: 22 days ago, 28 Mar 14, 9:00am
    • The Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular – A Headphones Only Adventure
      WTTM WDW 044: “A LONG Time Wish is Finally Granted” Jeremiah visits Disney Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort to grant the request of one of the Friends of the Magic… The Indiana…The post The Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacula…
      Published: 23 days ago, 27 Mar 14, 8:00am
    • Communicore Weekly – Mineral King Resort, Every Guest Is A Hero, Flora’s Beauty
      Direct Link  l   iTunes Link Welcome to this week’s Communicore Weekly, where we talk about Mineral King Resort, Every Guest Is A Hero, Flora’s Beauty! DISNEY HISTORY! – Take a ski trip and learn about…The post Communicore Weekly – Mine…
      Published: 25 days ago, 25 Mar 14, 7:01am
    • Five Legged Goats from Sir Mickey’s at the Magic Kingdom
      One of my favorite Five Legged Goats is one that goes practically unnoticed by most people at the Magic Kingdom. It’s also inside one of my favorite shops in all of Walt Disney World. Let’s…The post Five Legged Goats from Sir Mickey’s at the…
      Published: 26 days ago, 24 Mar 14, 9:00am
    • Magic Kingdom Hub in Pieces
      Welcome back to Dateline Disney World. This week, the most action happened at the Magic Kingdom, so we’re back there this time around. Let’s get started! Outside the park, you can see the construction of…The post Magic Kingdom Hub in Pieces app…
      Published: 29 days ago, 21 Mar 14, 9:00am

    Official Disney Press Releases

    • Disney VoluntEARS Help Bring Healthy Play to Nearly 6,000 Oakland, Fla. Kids
      LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., April 7, 2014 — In a matter of hours this past weekend, a KaBOOM! volunteer construction crew including 125 Disney VoluntEARS built a new playground in Oakland, Fla., providing a safe place to play for nearly 6,000 childr…
      Published: 11 days ago, 7 Apr 14, 9:47pm
    • Meg Crofton Honored for Orlando Economic Development Achievements
      LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., April 4, 2014 - Meg Crofton, president of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Operations, United States and France, accepted the Orlando Economic Development Commission (EDC) James B. Greene Award for hercontributions to Central F…
      Published: 14 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 8:17pm
    • UCF Will Host 10th Annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge Presented by Disney
      LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., April 4, 2014 – In a celebration of diversity, higher education and football, the annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge Presented by Disney will kick off at Bright House Networks Stadium at the University of Central Florida (UCF) on Su…
      Published: 14 days ago, 4 Apr 14, 8:03pm
    • MANRRS Conference Showcases Careers in Science and Agriculture
      Minorities in Agriculture, Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS) is a national non-profit organization whose primary goal is to promote participation in agricultural and related science careers among ethnic and racial minorities. Networking…
      Published: 15 days ago, 3 Apr 14, 9:41pm
    • 2014 Application-Based Disney Grants Recipients
      Boys & Girls Club of Lake and Sumter Counties $55,000 The Summer of Illumination program targets summer learning loss by offering learning opportunities in academics, arts, character development, sports, and health/life skills. Covenant House Flori…
      Published: 18 days ago, 1 Apr 14, 2:58pm
    • Disney Season: Summer 2014
      LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Walt Disney World Resort guests have plenty of ways to show their Disney Side this summer — a bi-coastal all-night party, expanded Star Wars Weekends offerings, special events and new openings are just a few of the new th…
      Published: 18 days ago, 31 Mar 14, 5:40pm
    • The Force is Strong at Disney’s Hollywood Studios: Star Wars Weekends Adds Another Weekend and New Dining in 2014
      The power of the Force returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios for five consecutive weekends (every Friday, Saturday and Sunday) from May 16-June 15, 2014 for the park’s annual Star Wars Weekends. Guests will enjoy a galactic event jam-packed with…
      Published: 18 days ago, 31 Mar 14, 5:35pm
    • Magic Your Way: Up-to-Date Ticket Prices and Resort Rates
      Click the link below to download a printable PDF version of the Magic Your Way: Facts On Walt Disney World Prices (requires the free Adobe Reader software). The press release contains complete information about current Walt Disney World Resort ticket…
      Published: 20 days ago, 30 Mar 14, 4:00am
    • La Prensa’s Mujeres Destacadas Awards Recognize Influential Latina Women
      La Prensa Newspaper’s Mujeres Destacadas Awards Luncheon, held on March 14, 2014 in Downtown Orlando gathered over 300 women to honor the accomplishments of extraordinary women in the Central Florida community.  This year’s awards highlighted ac…
      Published: 21 days ago, 28 Mar 14, 7:39pm
    • Disney Grants Benefit Community Endeavors with $3.8 Million
      LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Mar. 26, 2014 — Amid a cascade of confetti, a serenade of inspiration and a high-five from Mickey Mouse today, Walt Disney World Resort awarded $3.8 million in Disney Grants to dozens of community groups that will positively…
      Published: 23 days ago, 26 Mar 14, 7:50pm

    Disney World on Flickr

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    • newWhat are your top Walt Disney World Souvenirs?

      What are your top Walt Disney World Souvenirs?

      If you’ve ever met Steven Miller of Disney Park’s merchandise team, then you know what a honest, knowledgeable, and passionate guy he is. Steven has put together a great video highlighting some of the Magic Kingdom’s top selling souvenirs inclu…
      Published: 13 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 3:34pm
    • newMaleficent – Featurette “The Legacy”

      Maleficent – Featurette “The Legacy”

      Go behind the scenes on the set of Maleficent and see Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, and Director Robert Stromberg discuss the legacy of Disney’s most iconic villain. Oh my goodness. May 30th can not arrive soon enough if you ask … Continue readin…
      Published: 19 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 9:34am
    • newDHS History Lesson: It’s a Bike Helmet…

      DHS History Lesson: It’s a Bike Helmet…

      “LIGHTS CAMERA ACTION!” on another DHS History Lesson. Remember, we are discussing the past at the Studios in honor of its upcoming 25th anniversary on May 1st. Now this week, we are covering one of the weirdest things Disney has … Continue rea…
      Published: 21 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 8:31am
    • newDisney’s Million Dollar Arm Featurette and Clips

      Disney’s Million Dollar Arm Featurette and Clips

      Last night I saw a preview screening of Million Dollar Arm from Disney. I’m technically embargoed for my full review, but I can sum it up in three words you’ll be happy to read – Classic Disney Film. Here’s a … Continue reading →Disney…
      Published: 22 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 7:05am
    • Show your Disney Side with this Minnie Mouse Nail Tutorial

      Show your Disney Side with this Minnie Mouse Nail Tutorial

      I’ll admit that back in my high school days I might have let my girlfriend paint my nails once or twice. That’s about the extent of my experience. Still, I have to admit that this tutorial for making Minnie Mouse … Continue reading →Show y…
      Published: 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 8:30pm
    • Pixar Movie Easter Egg Hunt Challenge

      Pixar Movie Easter Egg Hunt Challenge

      Fans of Pixar’s amazing films have been known to obsessively comb over every scene looking for hidden clues and in-jokes placed there by the animators. These are usually called ‘Easter Eggs.’ With that holiday coming up soon, Disney has introdu…
      Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 4:37pm
    • Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, Wrapping Up The Final Details of New Fantasyland

      Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, Wrapping Up The Final Details of New Fantasyland

      We’re getting down to the nitty-gritty on the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train. This week contractors were kept very busy working on the long list of little details that needed finishing around the attraction. From new welding on the track, to … Continue…
      Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 2:34pm
    • Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. coming to New York City, Join The Marvel Universe

      Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N. coming to New York City, Join The Marvel Universe

      Marvel has announced, in association with Victory Hills Exhibitions, Avengers S.T.A.T.I.O.N., a new immersive experience that will be located in Discovery Times Square in New York. “This is a real game changer in the exhibition world,” said Sean…
      Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 12:55pm
    • Instapic: Peek-a-boo! I see you.

      Instapic: Peek-a-boo! I see you.

      from Instagram One of my favorite details from Sir Mickey’s in the Magic Kingdom. While the store has slowly become taken over by fashionably displayed Disney’s princesses line items, there remain a plethora of great details from Mickey & The ……
      Published: 2 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 2:34am
    • Queen Elsa Let It Go inspired T-shirt is TeeFury Shirt of the Day

      Queen Elsa Let It Go inspired T-shirt is TeeFury Shirt of the Day

      I really love today’s TeeFury t-shirt featuring Queen Elsa from Disney’s Frozen and the words “Let it Go.” It reminds me of the “We Can Do It” Rosie the Riveter poster. The Shirt of the Day is just $11, but … Continue reading →Quee…
      Published: 2 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 11:17pm

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    • newVote of the week: Which Hogwarts house are you?

      Vote of the week: Which Hogwarts house are you?

      By Robert Niles: It's no stretch to declare: theme park fans love Harry Potter. After inspiring a new generation of kids to fall in love with reading and busting box office registers around the world, Harry Potter's success in driving theme park atte…
      Published: 11 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 6:03pm
    • newKings Island debuts Banshee, the world's longest inverted coaster

      Kings Island debuts Banshee, the world's longest inverted coaster

      By Derek Potter: Yesterday was a day of celebration for a few reasons. First, it seems that after a final gasp, the never-ending crappy winter weather has finally subsided in this part of the country. Second, after a whirlwind five months or so, I…
      Published: 13 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 4:19pm
    • newWizarding World of Harry Potter to open at Universal Studios Japan on July 15

      Wizarding World of Harry Potter to open at Universal Studios Japan on July 15

      By Robert Niles: Universal Studios Japan in Osaka announced today that its Wizarding World of Harry Potter will open on July 15. Caroline Kennedy (US ambassador to Japan and daughter of President John Kennedy), Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Evann…
      Published: 15 hours ago, 18 Apr 14, 1:44pm
    • Solo travel for theme park fans

      Solo travel for theme park fans

      By Robert Niles: Have you ever gone on vacation by yourself? If not, have you ever thought about it?Solo travel changes your vacation. It's not just the social aspect, either. When you travel alone, you change the economics of your trip. And that jus…
      Published: 1 day ago, 17 Apr 14, 5:54pm
    • Beyond CaliFlorida: Blowin' in the wind

      Beyond CaliFlorida: Blowin' in the wind

      By Jeff Elliott : Carowinds – The park is getting a new roller coaster for 2015. Here is what we know currently – it will be a B & M roller coaster around 300ft tall and just under a mile long, that will cross between North Carolina and South Car…
      Published: 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 3:45pm
    • Getting closer to Diagon Alley opening: Construction update

      Getting closer to Diagon Alley opening: Construction update

      By Robert Niles: Over on the Theme Park Insider discussion board, reader NB notes that the Knight Bus is now parked in front of the London facade at Universal Studios Florida in Orlando. And Jaiden Cohen responded with this embed of a video overview…
      Published: 3 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 2:41am
    • Ratatouille to open at Walt Disney Studios Paris on July 10

      Ratatouille to open at Walt Disney Studios Paris on July 10

      By Robert Niles: Disneyland Paris announced today that the new Ratatouille ride at Walt Disney Studios Paris will open officially on July 10.Ratatouille: L'Aventure Totalement Toquee de Remi will use a Mystic Manor-style trackless ride system to take…
      Published: 3 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 6:08pm
    • A new look, at Six Flags Great Adventure's opening day

      A new look, at Six Flags Great Adventure's opening day

      By Bobbie Butterfield: Six Flags Great Adventure opened for the 2014 season on Saturday, April 12, a glorious and unseasonably warm day. Since my last visit to the park in October there have been some significant changes, both in appearance and in se…
      Published: 4 days ago, 15 Apr 14, 4:42am
    • On the Road to Diagon Alley: Florean Fortescue's Ice Cream Parlour
      By Robert Niles: Looking for a refreshment break before (or after) tackling the long line for Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts this summer at Universal Studios Florida's Diagon Alley?Just head across the street from the entrance to Gringott…
      Published: 4 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 6:55pm

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      My brother and I catching a little inner calm in between all the magic. I ❤ Disney ✨ #happiestplaceonearth #meditate #disneyworld #family #flowcarlo
      My brother and I catching a little inner calm in between all the magic. I ❤ Disney ✨ #happiestplaceonearth #meditate #disneyworld #family #flowcarlo
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:08am
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      #dumbo#disneyworld
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      #ariel#disneyworld
      #ariel#disneyworld
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      #wdw #disneyworld #popcentury
      #wdw #disneyworld #popcentury
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:06am
      Something pink , I took this picture a long time ago #DisneyWorld
      Something pink , I took this picture a long time ago #DisneyWorld
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:06am
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      Disney Fireworks
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      Going to #disneyworld this #summer ! Just got our magic bands! I'm soooo excited!!! 😍💖💕 오예ㅋㅋㅋ 오빠가 #커플 루 맞췄당!! 시동생 다니엘과 여자칭구 시드니꺼듀 ㅎㅎ #familytrip #awesome #florida #instasize #daily #일상 #데일리 #디즈니월드 #신혼 #럽스타그램
      Going to #disneyworld this #summer ! Just got our magic bands! I'm soooo excited!!! 😍💖💕 오예ㅋㅋㅋ 오빠가 #커플 루 맞췄당!! 시동생 다니엘과 여자칭구 시드니꺼듀 ㅎㅎ #familytrip #awesome #florida #instasize #daily #일상 #데일리 #디즈니월드 #신혼 #럽스타그램
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:05am
      Ariel can just not stop hangout with me #myprincess #iloveher #shesthebest #redhead #eric #ariel #butdaddyilovehim #im16imnotachild #disney #disneyworld #barcods @liv_haines #gay #gayboy #instagay
      Ariel can just not stop hangout with me #myprincess #iloveher #shesthebest #redhead #eric #ariel #butdaddyilovehim #im16imnotachild #disney #disneyworld #barcods @liv_haines #gay #gayboy #instagay
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:05am
      Thanks for the fun, Hollywood Studios! @tsovay #lovedisney #adventuresoftomandrose #disneyworld
      Thanks for the fun, Hollywood Studios! @tsovay #lovedisney #adventuresoftomandrose #disneyworld
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:05am
      Fantasmic 💥 #wdw #waltdisneyworld #disney #disneyworld #disneyparks #disneyvacation #hollywoodstudio  #fantasmic #fireworks
      Fantasmic 💥 #wdw #waltdisneyworld #disney #disneyworld #disneyparks #disneyvacation #hollywoodstudio #fantasmic #fireworks
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:05am
      I believe I can fly #wdw #disneyworld #popcentury #bird
      I believe I can fly #wdw #disneyworld #popcentury #bird
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:05am
      I'm really going to miss Orlando! #buzzlightyear #sister #disneyworld #springbreak2014
      I'm really going to miss Orlando! #buzzlightyear #sister #disneyworld #springbreak2014
      Published: 3 hours ago, 19 Apr 14, 8:04am