WDWMAGIC.COM News http://www.wdwmagic.com The latest news from the WDWMAGIC web site Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:25:58 GMT Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:25:58 GMT en-gb http://www.wdwmagic.com WDWMAGIC.COM http://www.wdwmagic.com/images/logo_rss_144w.png 144 59 WDWMAGIC.COM Disney Springs to become home to a Disney character meet and greet? <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/world-of-disney/news/28sep2016-disney-springs-to-become-home-to-a-disney-character-meet-and-greet.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/shopping/Fullsize/World-of-Disney_Full_24074.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The World of Disney store might soon be expanding beyond just merchandise.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/world-of-disney/news/28sep2016-disney-springs-to-become-home-to-a-disney-character-meet-and-greet.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/world-of-disney/news/28sep2016-disney-springs-to-become-home-to-a-disney-character-meet-and-greet.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/world-of-disney/news/28sep2016-disney-springs-to-become-home-to-a-disney-character-meet-and-greet.htm Wed, 28 Sep 2016 18:25:58 GMT Changes to Typhoon Lagoon bus transportation for resort hotel guests <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/28sep2016-changes-to-typhoon-lagoon-bus-transportation-for-resort-hotel-guests.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Typhoon-Lagoon.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Walt Disney World Resort hotels guests will have a slightly more complicated journey to Typhoon Lagoon.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/28sep2016-changes-to-typhoon-lagoon-bus-transportation-for-resort-hotel-guests.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/28sep2016-changes-to-typhoon-lagoon-bus-transportation-for-resort-hotel-guests.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/28sep2016-changes-to-typhoon-lagoon-bus-transportation-for-resort-hotel-guests.htm Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:26:17 GMT Magic Kingdom marks 45th anniversary with castle presentation and merchandise <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/27sep2016-magic-kingdom-marks-45th-anniversary-with-castle-presentation-and-merchandise.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Magic-Kingdom_Full_28924.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Magic Kingdom is 45 years old this Saturday.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/27sep2016-magic-kingdom-marks-45th-anniversary-with-castle-presentation-and-merchandise.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/27sep2016-magic-kingdom-marks-45th-anniversary-with-castle-presentation-and-merchandise.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/27sep2016-magic-kingdom-marks-45th-anniversary-with-castle-presentation-and-merchandise.htm Tue, 27 Sep 2016 17:04:17 GMT PHOTOS - Both sides of Tomorrowland entrance rock-work updated with new color <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/26sep2016-photos---both-sides-of-tomorrowland-entrance-rock-work-updated-with-new-color.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Tomorrowland_Full_28918.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>See the latest progress on the new Tomorrowland entrance color scheme.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/26sep2016-photos---both-sides-of-tomorrowland-entrance-rock-work-updated-with-new-color.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/26sep2016-photos---both-sides-of-tomorrowland-entrance-rock-work-updated-with-new-color.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/26sep2016-photos---both-sides-of-tomorrowland-entrance-rock-work-updated-with-new-color.htm Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:58:02 GMT Tonight's Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is now sold out <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/25sep2016-tonights-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-is-now-sold-out.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Mickeys-Not-So-Scary-Halloween-Party_Full_21749.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>There are now two sold out dates so far this year for the Magic Kingdom's Halloween Party nights.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/25sep2016-tonights-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-is-now-sold-out.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/25sep2016-tonights-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-is-now-sold-out.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/25sep2016-tonights-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-is-now-sold-out.htm Sun, 25 Sep 2016 18:59:32 GMT 'The Muppets Present… Great Moments in American History' opens October 2 at the Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-muppets-present…-great-moments-in-american-history/news/23sep2016-the-muppets-present-great-moments-in-american-history-opens-october-2-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/The-Muppets-Present…-Great-Moments-in-American-History_Full_28912.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Join Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo and Sam Eagle in a new live show in Liberty Square.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-muppets-present…-great-moments-in-american-history/news/23sep2016-the-muppets-present-great-moments-in-american-history-opens-october-2-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-muppets-present…-great-moments-in-american-history/news/23sep2016-the-muppets-present-great-moments-in-american-history-opens-october-2-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-muppets-present…-great-moments-in-american-history/news/23sep2016-the-muppets-present-great-moments-in-american-history-opens-october-2-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:48:57 GMT Sanaa introduces Quick Service and Grab 'n' Go breakfast <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/sanaa/news/22sep2016-sanaa-introduces-quick-service-and-grab-n-go-breakfast.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Sanaa_Full_22725.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>A new breakfast option is now available at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge Kidani Village<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/sanaa/news/22sep2016-sanaa-introduces-quick-service-and-grab-n-go-breakfast.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/sanaa/news/22sep2016-sanaa-introduces-quick-service-and-grab-n-go-breakfast.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/sanaa/news/22sep2016-sanaa-introduces-quick-service-and-grab-n-go-breakfast.htm Thu, 22 Sep 2016 14:51:23 GMT Stitch's Great Escape! moves to seasonal operation <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/stitchs-great-escape/news/21sep2016-stitchs-great-escape-moves-to-seasonal-operation.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Stitchs-Great-Escape_Full_28917.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>We might be seeing a Wreck It Ralph attraction in Tomorrowland sooner rather than later.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/stitchs-great-escape/news/21sep2016-stitchs-great-escape-moves-to-seasonal-operation.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/stitchs-great-escape/news/21sep2016-stitchs-great-escape-moves-to-seasonal-operation.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/stitchs-great-escape/news/21sep2016-stitchs-great-escape-moves-to-seasonal-operation.htm Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:53:06 GMT 'Star Wars Galactic Nights' special event coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios in December? <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/star-wars-galactic-nights/news/20sep2016-star-wars-galactic-nights-special-event-coming-to-disneys-hollywood-studios-in-december.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Star-Wars-Galactic-Nights_Full_28909.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Studios may be hosting another Star Wars ticketed event to mark the opening of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/star-wars-galactic-nights/news/20sep2016-star-wars-galactic-nights-special-event-coming-to-disneys-hollywood-studios-in-december.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/star-wars-galactic-nights/news/20sep2016-star-wars-galactic-nights-special-event-coming-to-disneys-hollywood-studios-in-december.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/star-wars-galactic-nights/news/20sep2016-star-wars-galactic-nights-special-event-coming-to-disneys-hollywood-studios-in-december.htm Tue, 20 Sep 2016 21:53:31 GMT Celtic band Bodh’aktan to appear at Epcot's Canada Pavilion <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/bodhaktan/news/20sep2016-celtic-band-bodh’aktan-to-appear-at-epcots-canada-pavilion.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Bodhaktan_Full_28908.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>World Showcase will have another change to its entertainment line-up in October.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/bodhaktan/news/20sep2016-celtic-band-bodh’aktan-to-appear-at-epcots-canada-pavilion.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/bodhaktan/news/20sep2016-celtic-band-bodh’aktan-to-appear-at-epcots-canada-pavilion.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/bodhaktan/news/20sep2016-celtic-band-bodh’aktan-to-appear-at-epcots-canada-pavilion.htm Tue, 20 Sep 2016 19:00:25 GMT PHOTOS - Pandora The World of AVATAR construction <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/avatar/news/20sep2016-photos---pandora-the-world-of-avatar-construction.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/avatar_Full_28903.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The AVATAR project at Disney's Animal Kingdom continues with the painstaking work on creating the floating mountains.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/avatar/news/20sep2016-photos---pandora-the-world-of-avatar-construction.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/avatar/news/20sep2016-photos---pandora-the-world-of-avatar-construction.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/avatar/news/20sep2016-photos---pandora-the-world-of-avatar-construction.htm Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:21:27 GMT NYC Design Awards gives more insight into the creation of Morimoto Asia <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/morimoto-asia/news/19sep2016-nyc-design-awards-gives-more-insight-into-the-creation-of-morimoto-asia.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Morimoto-Asia_Full_25662.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Learn from the architects at STUDIO V about the design of Morimoto Asia.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/morimoto-asia/news/19sep2016-nyc-design-awards-gives-more-insight-into-the-creation-of-morimoto-asia.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/morimoto-asia/news/19sep2016-nyc-design-awards-gives-more-insight-into-the-creation-of-morimoto-asia.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/morimoto-asia/news/19sep2016-nyc-design-awards-gives-more-insight-into-the-creation-of-morimoto-asia.htm Mon, 19 Sep 2016 19:01:20 GMT Disney Audition call suggests Doctor Strange appearance at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disneys-hollywood-studios/news/19sep2016-disney-audition-call-suggests-doctor-strange-appearance-at-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Disneys-Hollywood-Studios_Full_25904.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is looking for actors to portray Doctor Strange at Walt Disney World this fall.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disneys-hollywood-studios/news/19sep2016-disney-audition-call-suggests-doctor-strange-appearance-at-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disneys-hollywood-studios/news/19sep2016-disney-audition-call-suggests-doctor-strange-appearance-at-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disneys-hollywood-studios/news/19sep2016-disney-audition-call-suggests-doctor-strange-appearance-at-walt-disney-world.htm Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:59:40 GMT Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party now sold out for October 31 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/17sep2016-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-now-sold-out-for-october-31.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Mickeys-Not-So-Scary-Halloween-Party_Full_21756.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The first night to be sold out for the hard ticketed event is no surprise - Halloween night itself.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/17sep2016-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-now-sold-out-for-october-31.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/17sep2016-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-now-sold-out-for-october-31.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/17sep2016-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-now-sold-out-for-october-31.htm Sat, 17 Sep 2016 13:17:26 GMT 'Doctor Strange' preview coming to One Man's Dream in October <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/one-mans-dream/news/16sep2016-doctor-strange-preview-coming-to-one-mans-dream-in-october.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/One-Mans-Dream_Full_25077.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney's Hollywood Studios will host a preview of the upcoming movie 'Doctor Strange.'<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/one-mans-dream/news/16sep2016-doctor-strange-preview-coming-to-one-mans-dream-in-october.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/one-mans-dream/news/16sep2016-doctor-strange-preview-coming-to-one-mans-dream-in-october.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/one-mans-dream/news/16sep2016-doctor-strange-preview-coming-to-one-mans-dream-in-october.htm Fri, 16 Sep 2016 21:41:01 GMT PHOTOS - Levi's in the Town Center at Disney Springs <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/levis-store/news/16sep2016-photos---levis-in-the-town-center-at-disney-springs.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/shopping/Fullsize/Levis-Store_Full_28786.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The new Levi's store carries an extensive Levi's denim range and a unique Tailor Shop.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/levis-store/news/16sep2016-photos---levis-in-the-town-center-at-disney-springs.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/levis-store/news/16sep2016-photos---levis-in-the-town-center-at-disney-springs.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/levis-store/news/16sep2016-photos---levis-in-the-town-center-at-disney-springs.htm Fri, 16 Sep 2016 15:56:21 GMT Guest relations services being tested in the Magic Kingdom's Tomorrowland <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/tomorrowland-light-and-power-co/news/15sep2016-guest-relations-services-being-tested-in-the-magic-kingdoms-tomorrowland.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/shopping/Fullsize/Tomorrowland-Light-and-Power-Co_Full_28871.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Guest relations at the Magic Kingdom can also now be found outside of Main Street U.S.A.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/tomorrowland-light-and-power-co/news/15sep2016-guest-relations-services-being-tested-in-the-magic-kingdoms-tomorrowland.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/tomorrowland-light-and-power-co/news/15sep2016-guest-relations-services-being-tested-in-the-magic-kingdoms-tomorrowland.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/tomorrowland-light-and-power-co/news/15sep2016-guest-relations-services-being-tested-in-the-magic-kingdoms-tomorrowland.htm Thu, 15 Sep 2016 18:37:23 GMT Changes to smoking locations at Epcot <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/15sep2016-changes-to-smoking-locations-at-epcot.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Epcot_Full_24533.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Three smoking areas have been eliminated, and a new location added in World Showcase.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/15sep2016-changes-to-smoking-locations-at-epcot.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/15sep2016-changes-to-smoking-locations-at-epcot.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/15sep2016-changes-to-smoking-locations-at-epcot.htm Thu, 15 Sep 2016 17:31:07 GMT PHOTOS - Tour the 2016 Epcot Food and Wine Festival kiosks <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/14sep2016-photos---tour-the-2016-epcot-food-and-wine-festival-kiosks.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/International-Food-and-Wine-Festival_Full_28794.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Check out all the Global Marketplace kiosks at the 2016 Epcot Food and Wine Festival, complete with menus and pricing.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/14sep2016-photos---tour-the-2016-epcot-food-and-wine-festival-kiosks.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/14sep2016-photos---tour-the-2016-epcot-food-and-wine-festival-kiosks.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/14sep2016-photos---tour-the-2016-epcot-food-and-wine-festival-kiosks.htm Wed, 14 Sep 2016 21:35:42 GMT Typhoon Lagoon's Shark Reef to close next month <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/shark-reef/news/14sep2016-typhoon-lagoons-shark-reef-to-close-next-month.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Shark-Reef.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>One of Typhoon Lagoon's most unique experiences is set to close this year.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/shark-reef/news/14sep2016-typhoon-lagoons-shark-reef-to-close-next-month.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/shark-reef/news/14sep2016-typhoon-lagoons-shark-reef-to-close-next-month.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/shark-reef/news/14sep2016-typhoon-lagoons-shark-reef-to-close-next-month.htm Wed, 14 Sep 2016 20:28:15 GMT PHOTOS - New fabric outer skin for the upcoming Planet Hollywood Observatory <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/13sep2016-photos---new-fabric-outer-skin-for-the-upcoming-planet-hollywood-observatory.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Planet-Hollywood_Full_28749.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Planet Hollywood Observatory is being wrapped in a fabric shell.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/13sep2016-photos---new-fabric-outer-skin-for-the-upcoming-planet-hollywood-observatory.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/13sep2016-photos---new-fabric-outer-skin-for-the-upcoming-planet-hollywood-observatory.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/13sep2016-photos---new-fabric-outer-skin-for-the-upcoming-planet-hollywood-observatory.htm Tue, 13 Sep 2016 20:26:10 GMT Main Street Electrical Parade dining package replaced with Festival of Fantasy dining <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/festival-of-fantasy-parade/news/12sep2016-main-street-electrical-parade-dining-package-replaced-with-festival-of-fantasy-dining.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Festival-of-Fantasy-Parade.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is offering a new parade dining package at the Magic Kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/festival-of-fantasy-parade/news/12sep2016-main-street-electrical-parade-dining-package-replaced-with-festival-of-fantasy-dining.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/festival-of-fantasy-parade/news/12sep2016-main-street-electrical-parade-dining-package-replaced-with-festival-of-fantasy-dining.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/festival-of-fantasy-parade/news/12sep2016-main-street-electrical-parade-dining-package-replaced-with-festival-of-fantasy-dining.htm Mon, 12 Sep 2016 20:40:47 GMT Ken Facey and Brandon Peters named new Walt Disney World Ambassadors 2017 - 2018 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/12sep2016-ken-facey-and-brandon-peters-named-new-walt-disney-world-ambassadors-2017---2018.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Walt-Disney-Company.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Cast Members for one of the most sought after roles at Walt Disney World have now been chosen.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/12sep2016-ken-facey-and-brandon-peters-named-new-walt-disney-world-ambassadors-2017---2018.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/12sep2016-ken-facey-and-brandon-peters-named-new-walt-disney-world-ambassadors-2017---2018.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/12sep2016-ken-facey-and-brandon-peters-named-new-walt-disney-world-ambassadors-2017---2018.htm Mon, 12 Sep 2016 18:49:09 GMT PHOTOS - Big Thunder Mountain Railroad refurbishment <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/big-thunder-mountain-railroad/news/12sep2016-photos---big-thunder-mountain-railroad-refurbishment.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Big-Thunder-Mountain-Railroad_Full_28783.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>See the work underway in Frontierland at Big Thunder Mountain Railroad.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/big-thunder-mountain-railroad/news/12sep2016-photos---big-thunder-mountain-railroad-refurbishment.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/big-thunder-mountain-railroad/news/12sep2016-photos---big-thunder-mountain-railroad-refurbishment.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/big-thunder-mountain-railroad/news/12sep2016-photos---big-thunder-mountain-railroad-refurbishment.htm Mon, 12 Sep 2016 12:39:42 GMT Holiday Brunch returning to 1900 Park Fare at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/1900-park-fare/news/09sep2016-holiday-brunch-returning-to-1900-park-fare-at-disneys-grand-floridian-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/1900-Park-Fare.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Characters from Winnie the Pooh and Alice in Wonderland will join a seasonal brunch offering at the Grand Floridian Resort.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/1900-park-fare/news/09sep2016-holiday-brunch-returning-to-1900-park-fare-at-disneys-grand-floridian-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/1900-park-fare/news/09sep2016-holiday-brunch-returning-to-1900-park-fare-at-disneys-grand-floridian-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/1900-park-fare/news/09sep2016-holiday-brunch-returning-to-1900-park-fare-at-disneys-grand-floridian-resort.htm Fri, 09 Sep 2016 20:31:15 GMT PHOTOS - Height balloon test spotted at Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-caribbean-beach-resort/news/09sep2016-photos---height-balloon-test-spotted-at-disneys-caribbean-beach-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Disneys-Caribbean-Beach-Resort_Full_28781.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>More balloons were spotted at Walt Disney World earlier today.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-caribbean-beach-resort/news/09sep2016-photos---height-balloon-test-spotted-at-disneys-caribbean-beach-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-caribbean-beach-resort/news/09sep2016-photos---height-balloon-test-spotted-at-disneys-caribbean-beach-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-caribbean-beach-resort/news/09sep2016-photos---height-balloon-test-spotted-at-disneys-caribbean-beach-resort.htm Fri, 09 Sep 2016 20:07:00 GMT PHOTOS - Halloween decorations at the Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/09sep2016-photos---halloween-decorations-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Mickeys-Not-So-Scary-Halloween-Party_Full_28774.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is underway and the park is decorated for the fall.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/09sep2016-photos---halloween-decorations-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/09sep2016-photos---halloween-decorations-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/09sep2016-photos---halloween-decorations-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm Fri, 09 Sep 2016 18:47:37 GMT PHOTOS - New color scheme for the Magic Kingdom's Tomorrowland rock work <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/09sep2016-photos---new-color-scheme-for-the-magic-kingdoms-tomorrowland-rock-work-.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Tomorrowland_Full_28756.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Metallic purple ricks are now greeting guests as they arrive at Tomorrowland.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/09sep2016-photos---new-color-scheme-for-the-magic-kingdoms-tomorrowland-rock-work-.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/09sep2016-photos---new-color-scheme-for-the-magic-kingdoms-tomorrowland-rock-work-.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/09sep2016-photos---new-color-scheme-for-the-magic-kingdoms-tomorrowland-rock-work-.htm Fri, 09 Sep 2016 16:05:40 GMT Splash Mountain closing for a 1 day refurbishment in December <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/splash-mountain/news/08sep2016-splash-mountain-closing-for-a-1-day-refurbishment-in-december.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Splash-Mountain.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>The Magic Kingdom's flume ride will be getting some brief maintenance work later this year.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/splash-mountain/news/08sep2016-splash-mountain-closing-for-a-1-day-refurbishment-in-december.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/splash-mountain/news/08sep2016-splash-mountain-closing-for-a-1-day-refurbishment-in-december.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/splash-mountain/news/08sep2016-splash-mountain-closing-for-a-1-day-refurbishment-in-december.htm Thu, 08 Sep 2016 18:24:43 GMT PHOTOS - PizzeRizzo exterior nears completion at Disney's Hollywood Studios <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/pizzerizzo/news/08sep2016-photos---pizzerizzo-exterior-nears-completion-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/PizzeRizzo_Full_28739.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>See the latest progress on the new quick service Pizza restaurant at Disney's Hollywood Studios.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/pizzerizzo/news/08sep2016-photos---pizzerizzo-exterior-nears-completion-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/pizzerizzo/news/08sep2016-photos---pizzerizzo-exterior-nears-completion-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/pizzerizzo/news/08sep2016-photos---pizzerizzo-exterior-nears-completion-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm Thu, 08 Sep 2016 17:17:25 GMT Haunted Mansion closing for refurbishment late November <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/haunted-mansion/news/07sep2016-haunted-mansion-closing-for-refurbishment-late-november.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Haunted-Mansion_Full_28737.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>One of the Magic Kingdom's most popular rides will be closing briefly this fall.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/haunted-mansion/news/07sep2016-haunted-mansion-closing-for-refurbishment-late-november.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/haunted-mansion/news/07sep2016-haunted-mansion-closing-for-refurbishment-late-november.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/haunted-mansion/news/07sep2016-haunted-mansion-closing-for-refurbishment-late-november.htm Wed, 07 Sep 2016 15:16:07 GMT PHOTOS - The Edison construction at Disney Springs <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/the-edison/news/07sep2016-photos---the-edison-construction-at-disney-springs.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/The-Edison_Full_28732.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>See the latest construction progress in The Landing at Disney Springs.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/the-edison/news/07sep2016-photos---the-edison-construction-at-disney-springs.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/the-edison/news/07sep2016-photos---the-edison-construction-at-disney-springs.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/the-edison/news/07sep2016-photos---the-edison-construction-at-disney-springs.htm Wed, 07 Sep 2016 14:47:37 GMT Dates released for 'Star Wars - A Galactic Spectacular' performances during October <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/star-wars-a-galactic-spectacular/news/06sep2016-dates-released-for-star-wars-a-galactic-spectacular-performances-during-october.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Star-Wars-A-Galactic-Spectacular_Full_26845.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The new fireworks show at Disney's Hollywood Studios now has dates confirmed for October 2016.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/star-wars-a-galactic-spectacular/news/06sep2016-dates-released-for-star-wars-a-galactic-spectacular-performances-during-october.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/star-wars-a-galactic-spectacular/news/06sep2016-dates-released-for-star-wars-a-galactic-spectacular-performances-during-october.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/star-wars-a-galactic-spectacular/news/06sep2016-dates-released-for-star-wars-a-galactic-spectacular-performances-during-october.htm Tue, 06 Sep 2016 17:00:58 GMT Character meet and greet line-up for Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/05sep2016-character-meet-and-greet-line-up-for-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Mickeys-Not-So-Scary-Halloween-Party_Full_21776.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Find out which characters are appearing at this year's Halloween party nights at the Magic Kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/05sep2016-character-meet-and-greet-line-up-for-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/05sep2016-character-meet-and-greet-line-up-for-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/05sep2016-character-meet-and-greet-line-up-for-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party.htm Mon, 05 Sep 2016 16:33:34 GMT Rock 'n' Roller Coaster closing for refurbishment this fall <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/rock-n-roller-coaster-starring-aerosmith/news/31aug2016-rock-n-roller-coaster-closing-for-refurbishment-this-fall.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Rock-n-Roller-Coaster-Starring-Aerosmith.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>The hugely popular roller coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios will be closed for weeks later this year.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/rock-n-roller-coaster-starring-aerosmith/news/31aug2016-rock-n-roller-coaster-closing-for-refurbishment-this-fall.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/rock-n-roller-coaster-starring-aerosmith/news/31aug2016-rock-n-roller-coaster-closing-for-refurbishment-this-fall.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/rock-n-roller-coaster-starring-aerosmith/news/31aug2016-rock-n-roller-coaster-closing-for-refurbishment-this-fall.htm Wed, 31 Aug 2016 16:09:42 GMT All the details and schedules for the 2016 Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party nights at the Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/30aug2016-all-the-details-and-schedules-for-the-2016-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-nights-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Mickeys-Not-So-Scary-Halloween-Party_Full_28736.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Find out everything you need to know to plan your night at the Magic Kingdom's Halloween Party.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/30aug2016-all-the-details-and-schedules-for-the-2016-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-nights-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/30aug2016-all-the-details-and-schedules-for-the-2016-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-nights-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/30aug2016-all-the-details-and-schedules-for-the-2016-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-nights-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm Tue, 30 Aug 2016 20:27:20 GMT Fall edition of Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire to debut later this week <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-royal-friendship-faire/news/30aug2016-fall-edition-of-mickeys-royal-friendship-faire-to-debut-later-this-week.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Mickeys-Royal-Friendship-Faire_Full_26842.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Magic Kingdom's new castle show gets a seasonal update for the fall season.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-royal-friendship-faire/news/30aug2016-fall-edition-of-mickeys-royal-friendship-faire-to-debut-later-this-week.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-royal-friendship-faire/news/30aug2016-fall-edition-of-mickeys-royal-friendship-faire-to-debut-later-this-week.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-royal-friendship-faire/news/30aug2016-fall-edition-of-mickeys-royal-friendship-faire-to-debut-later-this-week.htm Tue, 30 Aug 2016 18:38:26 GMT Tropical Depression NINE to impact the theme park areas later this week <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/30aug2016-tropical-depression-nine-to-impact-the-theme-park-areas-later-this-week.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Severe-Weather-Information_Full_28734.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Severe weather is expected later this week for much of Florida, including the Walt Disney World theme parks.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/30aug2016-tropical-depression-nine-to-impact-the-theme-park-areas-later-this-week.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/30aug2016-tropical-depression-nine-to-impact-the-theme-park-areas-later-this-week.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/30aug2016-tropical-depression-nine-to-impact-the-theme-park-areas-later-this-week.htm Tue, 30 Aug 2016 17:35:45 GMT Costume guidelines updated for this year's Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/29aug2016-costume-guidelines-updated-for-this-years-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Mickeys-Not-So-Scary-Halloween-Party_Full_21773.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>If you are planning to wear a costume at the Magic Kingdom's Halloween party nights this year, read on for detail of the updated costume policy.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/29aug2016-costume-guidelines-updated-for-this-years-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/29aug2016-costume-guidelines-updated-for-this-years-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/news/29aug2016-costume-guidelines-updated-for-this-years-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party.htm Mon, 29 Aug 2016 18:00:40 GMT Disney Springs restaurants join Magical Dining Month <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/morimoto-asia/news/29aug2016-disney-springs-restaurants-join-magical-dining-month.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Morimoto-Asia_Full_25659.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Morimoto Asia, STK Orlando, Ravello, Todd English's bluezoo, and Il Mulino New York Trattoria are part of Magical Dining Month at Walt Disney World.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/morimoto-asia/news/29aug2016-disney-springs-restaurants-join-magical-dining-month.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/morimoto-asia/news/29aug2016-disney-springs-restaurants-join-magical-dining-month.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/morimoto-asia/news/29aug2016-disney-springs-restaurants-join-magical-dining-month.htm Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:58:37 GMT PHOTOS - Disney steps up the fight against Zika at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/28aug2016-photos---disney-steps-up-the-fight-against-zika-at-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-World-Resorts-information_Full_28717.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Free mosquito repellent and informational flyers are now being offered to guests at the Walt Disney World Resort.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/28aug2016-photos---disney-steps-up-the-fight-against-zika-at-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/28aug2016-photos---disney-steps-up-the-fight-against-zika-at-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/28aug2016-photos---disney-steps-up-the-fight-against-zika-at-walt-disney-world.htm Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:38:26 GMT Saratoga Springs to get internal bus service and other transport changes <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/bus-transportation/news/26aug2016-saratoga-springs-to-get-internal-bus-service-and-other-transport-changes.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/transportation/Fullsize/Bus-Transportation_Full_28704.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>New routes will soon be available for guests staying at Saratoga Springs Resort.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/bus-transportation/news/26aug2016-saratoga-springs-to-get-internal-bus-service-and-other-transport-changes.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/bus-transportation/news/26aug2016-saratoga-springs-to-get-internal-bus-service-and-other-transport-changes.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/bus-transportation/news/26aug2016-saratoga-springs-to-get-internal-bus-service-and-other-transport-changes.htm Fri, 26 Aug 2016 16:50:46 GMT VIDEO - Take a ride through the Magic Kingdom from atop the Main Street Electrical Parade <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/main-street-electrical-parade/news/26aug2016-video---take-a-ride-through-the-magic-kingdom-from-atop-the-main-street-electrical-parade.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Main-Street-Electrical-Parade.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney has released a POV video of the Main Street Electrical Parade.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/main-street-electrical-parade/news/26aug2016-video---take-a-ride-through-the-magic-kingdom-from-atop-the-main-street-electrical-parade.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/main-street-electrical-parade/news/26aug2016-video---take-a-ride-through-the-magic-kingdom-from-atop-the-main-street-electrical-parade.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/main-street-electrical-parade/news/26aug2016-video---take-a-ride-through-the-magic-kingdom-from-atop-the-main-street-electrical-parade.htm Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:47:42 GMT PHOTOS - Planet Hollywood Observatory construction update <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/26aug2016-photos---planet-hollywood-observatory-construction-update.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Planet-Hollywood_Full_28685.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>See the latest work on transforming Planet Hollywood into the new Observatory.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/26aug2016-photos---planet-hollywood-observatory-construction-update.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/26aug2016-photos---planet-hollywood-observatory-construction-update.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/26aug2016-photos---planet-hollywood-observatory-construction-update.htm Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:42:58 GMT Last chance to see Les Parfaits Inconnus at Epcot's Canada Pavilion, Alberta Bound set to return <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/les-parfaits/news/25aug2016-last-chance-to-see-les-parfaits-inconnus-at-epcots-canada-pavilion,-alberta-bound-set-to-return.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Les-Parfaits_Full_28169.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Alberta Bound will return to the Mill Stage at the Canada Pavilion.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/les-parfaits/news/25aug2016-last-chance-to-see-les-parfaits-inconnus-at-epcots-canada-pavilion,-alberta-bound-set-to-return.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/les-parfaits/news/25aug2016-last-chance-to-see-les-parfaits-inconnus-at-epcots-canada-pavilion,-alberta-bound-set-to-return.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/les-parfaits/news/25aug2016-last-chance-to-see-les-parfaits-inconnus-at-epcots-canada-pavilion,-alberta-bound-set-to-return.htm Thu, 25 Aug 2016 17:34:17 GMT New direct bus service from Walt Disney World theme parks to Disney Springs <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/bus-transportation/news/25aug2016-new-direct-bus-service-from-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-to-disney-springs.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/transportation/Fullsize/Bus-Transportation_Full_28704.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Getting to Disney Springs from the theme parks will soon be much easier.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/bus-transportation/news/25aug2016-new-direct-bus-service-from-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-to-disney-springs.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/bus-transportation/news/25aug2016-new-direct-bus-service-from-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-to-disney-springs.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/bus-transportation/news/25aug2016-new-direct-bus-service-from-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-to-disney-springs.htm Thu, 25 Aug 2016 13:38:39 GMT Western Way to be extended through Flamingo Crossings to Route 545 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/flamingo-crossings/news/24aug2016-western-way-to-be-extended-through-flamingo-crossings-to-route-545.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Flamingo-Crossings_Full_28703.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is planning further development around the western side of property and Flamingo Crossings.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/flamingo-crossings/news/24aug2016-western-way-to-be-extended-through-flamingo-crossings-to-route-545.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/flamingo-crossings/news/24aug2016-western-way-to-be-extended-through-flamingo-crossings-to-route-545.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/flamingo-crossings/news/24aug2016-western-way-to-be-extended-through-flamingo-crossings-to-route-545.htm Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:46:45 GMT PHOTOS - PizzeRizzo construction at Disney's Hollywood Studios <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/pizzerizzo/news/23aug2016-photos---pizzerizzo-construction-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/PizzeRizzo_Full_28680.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The latest quick service restaurant at Disney's Hollywood Studios is set to open in the fall of 2016.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/pizzerizzo/news/23aug2016-photos---pizzerizzo-construction-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/pizzerizzo/news/23aug2016-photos---pizzerizzo-construction-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/pizzerizzo/news/23aug2016-photos---pizzerizzo-construction-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm Tue, 23 Aug 2016 17:42:28 GMT PHOTOS - Streets of America demolition underway at Disney's Hollywood Studios <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/streets-of-america/news/22aug2016-photos---streets-of-america-demolition-underway-at-disneys-hollywoods-studios.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Streets-of-America_Full_28675.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>A big piece of the Studio's history is no more, with the removal of the backlot street facades.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/streets-of-america/news/22aug2016-photos---streets-of-america-demolition-underway-at-disneys-hollywoods-studios.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/streets-of-america/news/22aug2016-photos---streets-of-america-demolition-underway-at-disneys-hollywoods-studios.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/streets-of-america/news/22aug2016-photos---streets-of-america-demolition-underway-at-disneys-hollywoods-studios.htm Mon, 22 Aug 2016 12:17:18 GMT Wheelchairs no longer complimentary at Disney's water parks <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/22aug2016-wheelchairs-no-longer-complimentary-at-disneys-water-parks.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Typhoon-Lagoon.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is introducing a new wheelchair rental policy at Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/22aug2016-wheelchairs-no-longer-complimentary-at-disneys-water-parks.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/22aug2016-wheelchairs-no-longer-complimentary-at-disneys-water-parks.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/22aug2016-wheelchairs-no-longer-complimentary-at-disneys-water-parks.htm Mon, 22 Aug 2016 12:06:22 GMT PhotoPass comes to Frozen Ever After with on-ride photo <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/frozen-ever-after/news/19aug2016-photopass-comes-to-frozen-ever-after-with-on-ride-photo.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Frozen-Ever-After.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>You can now have your photo taken during your trip to Arendelle.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/frozen-ever-after/news/19aug2016-photopass-comes-to-frozen-ever-after-with-on-ride-photo.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/frozen-ever-after/news/19aug2016-photopass-comes-to-frozen-ever-after-with-on-ride-photo.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/frozen-ever-after/news/19aug2016-photopass-comes-to-frozen-ever-after-with-on-ride-photo.htm Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:28:57 GMT Disney is considering Uber-like guest-paid transportation service around Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/19aug2016-disney-considering-uber-like-guest-paid-transportation-service-around-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Walt-Disney-World-Resorts-information.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>You may soon have more options for getting around Walt Disney World with Disney's Direct Transportation.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/19aug2016-disney-considering-uber-like-guest-paid-transportation-service-around-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/19aug2016-disney-considering-uber-like-guest-paid-transportation-service-around-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/19aug2016-disney-considering-uber-like-guest-paid-transportation-service-around-walt-disney-world.htm Fri, 19 Aug 2016 14:16:54 GMT Guy Fieri joins forces with the new Planet Hollywood Observatory at Disney Springs <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/19aug2016-guy-fieri-joins-forces-with-the-new-planet-hollywood-observatory-at-disney-springs.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Planet-Hollywood_Full_27148.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Along with the new look Planet Hollywood Observatory, the menu is in for a major makeover, including a special burger and sandwich menu by Fieri.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/19aug2016-guy-fieri-joins-forces-with-the-new-planet-hollywood-observatory-at-disney-springs.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/19aug2016-guy-fieri-joins-forces-with-the-new-planet-hollywood-observatory-at-disney-springs.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/planet-hollywood/news/19aug2016-guy-fieri-joins-forces-with-the-new-planet-hollywood-observatory-at-disney-springs.htm Fri, 19 Aug 2016 13:58:50 GMT PHOTOS - TUMI at Disney Springs Town Center <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/tumi/news/18aug2016-photos---tumi-at-disney-springs-town-center.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/shopping/Fullsize/TUMI_Full_28666.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Premium travel, business and lifestyle accessories can now be found in the Town Center at Disney Springs.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/tumi/news/18aug2016-photos---tumi-at-disney-springs-town-center.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/tumi/news/18aug2016-photos---tumi-at-disney-springs-town-center.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/tumi/news/18aug2016-photos---tumi-at-disney-springs-town-center.htm Thu, 18 Aug 2016 18:11:33 GMT More details for tomorrow's inaugural PhotoPass Day at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/photopass/news/18aug2016-more-details-for-tomorrows-inaugural-photopass-day-at-the-magic-kingdom-and-epcot.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/PhotoPass_Full_28658.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Find out how to get free PhotoPass images, where to meet rare characters, and how to take part in the PhotoPass Challenge.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/photopass/news/18aug2016-more-details-for-tomorrows-inaugural-photopass-day-at-the-magic-kingdom-and-epcot.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/photopass/news/18aug2016-more-details-for-tomorrows-inaugural-photopass-day-at-the-magic-kingdom-and-epcot.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/photopass/news/18aug2016-more-details-for-tomorrows-inaugural-photopass-day-at-the-magic-kingdom-and-epcot.htm Thu, 18 Aug 2016 15:45:03 GMT FCC testing process reveals new type of MagicBand <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/17aug2016-fcc-testing-process-reveals-new-type-of-magicband.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/MyMagicPlus_Full_28660.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is planning a new type of MagicBand, which has just been through the FCC testing process.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/17aug2016-fcc-testing-process-reveals-new-type-of-magicband.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/17aug2016-fcc-testing-process-reveals-new-type-of-magicband.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/17aug2016-fcc-testing-process-reveals-new-type-of-magicband.htm Wed, 17 Aug 2016 13:15:47 GMT PHOTO - Disney planning a new look for the Wedding Pavilion <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/disney-fairy-tale-weddings/news/16aug2016-photo---disney-planning-a-new-look-for-the-wedding-pavilion.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Disney-Fairy-Tale-Weddings_Full_28659.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney's Wedding Pavilion is getting a new interior look in 2017 - take a first look with new concept art.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/disney-fairy-tale-weddings/news/16aug2016-photo---disney-planning-a-new-look-for-the-wedding-pavilion.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/disney-fairy-tale-weddings/news/16aug2016-photo---disney-planning-a-new-look-for-the-wedding-pavilion.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/disney-fairy-tale-weddings/news/16aug2016-photo---disney-planning-a-new-look-for-the-wedding-pavilion.htm Tue, 16 Aug 2016 16:33:23 GMT PhotoPass Day brings special character meet and greets to Magic Kingdom and Epcot <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/photopass/news/16aug2016-photopass-day-brings-special-character-meet-and-greets-to-magic-kingdom-and-epcot.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/PhotoPass_Full_28657.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The one-day celebration will bring special character meet and greets to the Magic Kingdom and Epcot, including Pinocchio, Gideon, Foulfellow and Queen of Hearts.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/photopass/news/16aug2016-photopass-day-brings-special-character-meet-and-greets-to-magic-kingdom-and-epcot.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/photopass/news/16aug2016-photopass-day-brings-special-character-meet-and-greets-to-magic-kingdom-and-epcot.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/photopass/news/16aug2016-photopass-day-brings-special-character-meet-and-greets-to-magic-kingdom-and-epcot.htm Tue, 16 Aug 2016 12:12:17 GMT James Cameron added to D23 event to talk 'Pandora – The World of AVATAR' <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/avatar/news/15aug2016-james-cameron-added-to-d23-event-to-talk-pandora-the-world-of-avatar.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/avatar_Full_24798.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>AVATAR creators James Cameron (writer, director, producer) and Jon Landau (producer) will join Imagineer Joe Rohde for Pandora presentation later this year at Disney's Contemporary Resort.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/avatar/news/15aug2016-james-cameron-added-to-d23-event-to-talk-pandora-the-world-of-avatar.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/avatar/news/15aug2016-james-cameron-added-to-d23-event-to-talk-pandora-the-world-of-avatar.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/avatar/news/15aug2016-james-cameron-added-to-d23-event-to-talk-pandora-the-world-of-avatar.htm Mon, 15 Aug 2016 18:23:20 GMT Calendar update for Disney's Animal Kingdom sees longer nighttime operating hours throughout September <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/animal-kingdom/news/15aug2016-calendar-update-for-disneys-animal-kingdom-sees-longer-nighttime-operating-hours-throughout-september.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Animal-Kingdom_Full_24519.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Although Jungle Book: Alive with Magic is coming to and end, the park will still offer extended nighttime hours.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/animal-kingdom/news/15aug2016-calendar-update-for-disneys-animal-kingdom-sees-longer-nighttime-operating-hours-throughout-september.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/animal-kingdom/news/15aug2016-calendar-update-for-disneys-animal-kingdom-sees-longer-nighttime-operating-hours-throughout-september.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/animal-kingdom/news/15aug2016-calendar-update-for-disneys-animal-kingdom-sees-longer-nighttime-operating-hours-throughout-september.htm Mon, 15 Aug 2016 17:14:05 GMT Update to Magic Kingdom's Evening Extra Magic Hours line-up <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/extra-magic-hours/news/15aug2016-update-to-magic-kingdoms-evening-extra-magic-hours-line-up.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Extra-Magic-Hours.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>The closure of Big Thunder Mountain Railroad has resulted in a small update to the EMH line-up at the Magic Kingdom<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/extra-magic-hours/news/15aug2016-update-to-magic-kingdoms-evening-extra-magic-hours-line-up.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/extra-magic-hours/news/15aug2016-update-to-magic-kingdoms-evening-extra-magic-hours-line-up.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/extra-magic-hours/news/15aug2016-update-to-magic-kingdoms-evening-extra-magic-hours-line-up.htm Mon, 15 Aug 2016 16:52:03 GMT Epcot's Sum of All Thrills and Storm Struck to close in September <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-sum-of-all-thrills/news/12aug2016-epcots-sum-of-all-thrills-and-storm-struck-to-close-in-september.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/The-Sum-of-All-Thrills_Full_28874.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Two of the final three Innoventions exhibits are to be closed within the next month.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-sum-of-all-thrills/news/12aug2016-epcots-sum-of-all-thrills-and-storm-struck-to-close-in-september.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-sum-of-all-thrills/news/12aug2016-epcots-sum-of-all-thrills-and-storm-struck-to-close-in-september.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-sum-of-all-thrills/news/12aug2016-epcots-sum-of-all-thrills-and-storm-struck-to-close-in-september.htm Fri, 12 Aug 2016 22:01:33 GMT Disney's Yacht Club Resort to expand its convention center <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-yacht-club-resort/news/12aug2016-disneys-yacht-club-resort-to-expand-its-convention-center.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Disneys-Yacht-Club-Resort.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney continues to add to its impressive convention center portfolio with more capacity at the Epcot area resort.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-yacht-club-resort/news/12aug2016-disneys-yacht-club-resort-to-expand-its-convention-center.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-yacht-club-resort/news/12aug2016-disneys-yacht-club-resort-to-expand-its-convention-center.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-yacht-club-resort/news/12aug2016-disneys-yacht-club-resort-to-expand-its-convention-center.htm Fri, 12 Aug 2016 19:00:14 GMT Get a park hopper for $79 with Disney Passholder Friends and Family Offer <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/annual-pass/news/12aug2016-get-a-park-hopper-for-79-with-disney-passholder-friends-and-family-offer.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Annual-Pass.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is offering a half price deal on single day tickets for guests visiting with an Annual Passholder.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/annual-pass/news/12aug2016-get-a-park-hopper-for-79-with-disney-passholder-friends-and-family-offer.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/annual-pass/news/12aug2016-get-a-park-hopper-for-79-with-disney-passholder-friends-and-family-offer.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/annual-pass/news/12aug2016-get-a-park-hopper-for-79-with-disney-passholder-friends-and-family-offer.htm Fri, 12 Aug 2016 15:29:57 GMT 'The Jungle Book Alive with Magic' to end in early September <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-book-alive-with-magic/news/12aug2016-the-jungle-book-alive-with-magic-to-end-in-early-september.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Jungle-Book-Alive-With-Magic_Full_28050.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The nighttime show at Disney's Animal Kingdom will take a break with the development of Rivers of Light continuing.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-book-alive-with-magic/news/12aug2016-the-jungle-book-alive-with-magic-to-end-in-early-september.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-book-alive-with-magic/news/12aug2016-the-jungle-book-alive-with-magic-to-end-in-early-september.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-book-alive-with-magic/news/12aug2016-the-jungle-book-alive-with-magic-to-end-in-early-september.htm Fri, 12 Aug 2016 13:04:22 GMT The Magic Kingdom welcomes Princess Elena of Avalor <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-royal-welcome-of-princess-elena-of-avalor/news/11aug2016-the-magic-kingdom-welcomes-princess-elena-of-avalor.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/The-Royal-Welcome-of-Princess-Elena-of-Avalor_Full_28656.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>A new limited time show - The Royal Welcome of Princess Elena of Avalor, debuted today at the Magic Kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-royal-welcome-of-princess-elena-of-avalor/news/11aug2016-the-magic-kingdom-welcomes-princess-elena-of-avalor.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-royal-welcome-of-princess-elena-of-avalor/news/11aug2016-the-magic-kingdom-welcomes-princess-elena-of-avalor.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-royal-welcome-of-princess-elena-of-avalor/news/11aug2016-the-magic-kingdom-welcomes-princess-elena-of-avalor.htm Thu, 11 Aug 2016 18:04:40 GMT Main Street Electrical Parade to end its run at the Magic Kingdom in October <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/main-street-electrical-parade/news/11aug2016-main-street-electrical-parade-to-end-its-run-at-the-magic-kingdom-in-october.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Main-Street-Electrical-Parade.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney has now confirmed that the Main Street Electrical Parade will be returning to Disneyland, with Paint the Night staying put.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/main-street-electrical-parade/news/11aug2016-main-street-electrical-parade-to-end-its-run-at-the-magic-kingdom-in-october.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/main-street-electrical-parade/news/11aug2016-main-street-electrical-parade-to-end-its-run-at-the-magic-kingdom-in-october.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/main-street-electrical-parade/news/11aug2016-main-street-electrical-parade-to-end-its-run-at-the-magic-kingdom-in-october.htm Thu, 11 Aug 2016 01:21:03 GMT ARTICLE - Let's All Sing Like the Birdies Sing <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-enchanted-tiki-room/news/10aug2016-article---lets-all-sing-like-the-birdies-sing.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/The-Enchanted-Tiki-Room_Full_28640.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>How rum drinks, World War II, and an all-star team of Imagineers led to the creation of a new style of attraction that helped define Disney Parks<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-enchanted-tiki-room/news/10aug2016-article---lets-all-sing-like-the-birdies-sing.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-enchanted-tiki-room/news/10aug2016-article---lets-all-sing-like-the-birdies-sing.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-enchanted-tiki-room/news/10aug2016-article---lets-all-sing-like-the-birdies-sing.htm Wed, 10 Aug 2016 16:58:43 GMT Get your free Walt Disney World vacation planning DVD <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/10aug2016-get-your-free-walt-disney-world-vacation-planning-dvd.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Walt-Disney-World-Resorts-information.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>The latest Walt Disney World vacation planning DVD is now available to order.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/10aug2016-get-your-free-walt-disney-world-vacation-planning-dvd.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/10aug2016-get-your-free-walt-disney-world-vacation-planning-dvd.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/10aug2016-get-your-free-walt-disney-world-vacation-planning-dvd.htm Wed, 10 Aug 2016 00:41:45 GMT Downhill Double Dipper at Blizzard Beach temporarily closed <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/blizzard-beach/news/09aug2016-downhill-double-dipper-at-blizzard-beach-temporarily-closed.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Blizzard-Beach_Full_27511.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Technical problems on one of the park's slides has forced a temporary closure.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/blizzard-beach/news/09aug2016-downhill-double-dipper-at-blizzard-beach-temporarily-closed.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/blizzard-beach/news/09aug2016-downhill-double-dipper-at-blizzard-beach-temporarily-closed.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/blizzard-beach/news/09aug2016-downhill-double-dipper-at-blizzard-beach-temporarily-closed.htm Tue, 09 Aug 2016 19:32:41 GMT PHOTOS - A look at the Swiss Family Treehouse refurbishment <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/swiss-family-treehouse/news/09aug2016-photos---a-look-at-the-swiss-family-treehouse-refurbishment.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Swiss-Family-Treehouse_Full_28570.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Magic Kingdom's walkthrough attraction in Adventureland is closed for a lengthy refurbishment.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/swiss-family-treehouse/news/09aug2016-photos---a-look-at-the-swiss-family-treehouse-refurbishment.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/swiss-family-treehouse/news/09aug2016-photos---a-look-at-the-swiss-family-treehouse-refurbishment.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/swiss-family-treehouse/news/09aug2016-photos---a-look-at-the-swiss-family-treehouse-refurbishment.htm Tue, 09 Aug 2016 14:50:46 GMT Full performer line-up for the 2016 Night of Joy at ESPN Wide World of Sports <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/night-of-joy/news/08aug2016-full-performer-line-up-for-the-2016-night-of-joy-at-espn-wide-world-of-sports.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Night-of-Joy_Full_25213.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>This year's Night of Joy event will be headlined by 2015 Grammy Award Winner Francesca Battistelli taking place for the first time at Wide World of Sports.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/night-of-joy/news/08aug2016-full-performer-line-up-for-the-2016-night-of-joy-at-espn-wide-world-of-sports.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/night-of-joy/news/08aug2016-full-performer-line-up-for-the-2016-night-of-joy-at-espn-wide-world-of-sports.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/night-of-joy/news/08aug2016-full-performer-line-up-for-the-2016-night-of-joy-at-espn-wide-world-of-sports.htm Mon, 08 Aug 2016 20:26:16 GMT New restaurants and lounges added to Tables in Wonderland discount program <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/tables-in-wonderland/news/08aug2016-new-restaurants-added-to-tables-in-wonderland-discount-program.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Tables-in-Wonderland_Full_28634.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Disney dining program that gives you a 20% discount is now available at four new locations.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/tables-in-wonderland/news/08aug2016-new-restaurants-added-to-tables-in-wonderland-discount-program.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/tables-in-wonderland/news/08aug2016-new-restaurants-added-to-tables-in-wonderland-discount-program.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/tables-in-wonderland/news/08aug2016-new-restaurants-added-to-tables-in-wonderland-discount-program.htm Mon, 08 Aug 2016 14:19:53 GMT REVIEW - Blaze Pizza brings quick service custom pizzas to Disney Springs <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/blaze-pizza/news/05aug2016-review---blaze-pizza-brings-quick-service-custom-pizzas-to-disney-springs.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Blaze-Pizza_Full_28629.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Looking for a new quick service eatery at Disney Springs? Blaze Pizza might be a great option, read on for details.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/blaze-pizza/news/05aug2016-review---blaze-pizza-brings-quick-service-custom-pizzas-to-disney-springs.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/blaze-pizza/news/05aug2016-review---blaze-pizza-brings-quick-service-custom-pizzas-to-disney-springs.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/blaze-pizza/news/05aug2016-review---blaze-pizza-brings-quick-service-custom-pizzas-to-disney-springs.htm Fri, 05 Aug 2016 18:43:21 GMT Discounts available at the new Disney Springs Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/bibbidi-bobbidi-boutique-downtown-disney/news/05aug2016-disney-offering-a-discount-at-the-disney-springs-bibbidi-bobbidi-boutique.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boutique-Downtown-Disney.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Get special pricing at the princess and knights makeover boutique throughout most of August.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/bibbidi-bobbidi-boutique-downtown-disney/news/05aug2016-disney-offering-a-discount-at-the-disney-springs-bibbidi-bobbidi-boutique.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/bibbidi-bobbidi-boutique-downtown-disney/news/05aug2016-disney-offering-a-discount-at-the-disney-springs-bibbidi-bobbidi-boutique.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/bibbidi-bobbidi-boutique-downtown-disney/news/05aug2016-disney-offering-a-discount-at-the-disney-springs-bibbidi-bobbidi-boutique.htm Fri, 05 Aug 2016 13:26:15 GMT Limited-time meet and greet with Belle at the Magic Kingdom's Heritage House starts soon <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-the-magic-kingdom/news/04aug2016-limited-time-meet-and-greet-with-belle-at-the-magic-kingdoms-heritage-house-starts-soon.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Character-Meet-and-Greets-at-the-Magic-Kingdom.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Heritage House in the Magic Kingdom's Liberty Square will host a special meet and greet for guests with Memory Maker during August.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-the-magic-kingdom/news/04aug2016-limited-time-meet-and-greet-with-belle-at-the-magic-kingdoms-heritage-house-starts-soon.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-the-magic-kingdom/news/04aug2016-limited-time-meet-and-greet-with-belle-at-the-magic-kingdoms-heritage-house-starts-soon.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-the-magic-kingdom/news/04aug2016-limited-time-meet-and-greet-with-belle-at-the-magic-kingdoms-heritage-house-starts-soon.htm Thu, 04 Aug 2016 17:16:39 GMT REVIEW - Flying Fish at Disney's BoardWalk <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/flying-fish-cafe/news/04aug2016-review---flying-fish-at-disneys-boardwalk.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Flying-Fish-Cafe_Full_28579.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney's Signature Flying Fish restaurant on the BoardWalk has reopened after a major remodel - find out what we thought.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/flying-fish-cafe/news/04aug2016-review---flying-fish-at-disneys-boardwalk.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/flying-fish-cafe/news/04aug2016-review---flying-fish-at-disneys-boardwalk.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/flying-fish-cafe/news/04aug2016-review---flying-fish-at-disneys-boardwalk.htm Thu, 04 Aug 2016 15:33:05 GMT New limited time castle show welcomes Princess Elena of Avalor <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-royal-welcome-of-princess-elena-of-avalor/news/03aug2016-new-daily-castle-show-welcomes-princess-elena-of-avalor.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/The-Royal-Welcome-of-Princess-Elena-of-Avalor_Full_28656.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>'The Royal Welcome of Princess Elena of Avalor' is a new limited time show on the Cinderella Castle Forecourt Stage.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-royal-welcome-of-princess-elena-of-avalor/news/03aug2016-new-daily-castle-show-welcomes-princess-elena-of-avalor.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-royal-welcome-of-princess-elena-of-avalor/news/03aug2016-new-daily-castle-show-welcomes-princess-elena-of-avalor.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-royal-welcome-of-princess-elena-of-avalor/news/03aug2016-new-daily-castle-show-welcomes-princess-elena-of-avalor.htm Wed, 03 Aug 2016 18:32:46 GMT PHOTOS - Magic Kingdom increases bag check capacity at the main entrance <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/03aug2016-photos---magic-kingdom-increases-bag-check-capacity-at-the-main-entrance.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Magic-Kingdom_Full_28573.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>More thorough bag screening and metal detectors are adding causing congestion at the park's main entrance.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/03aug2016-photos---magic-kingdom-increases-bag-check-capacity-at-the-main-entrance.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/03aug2016-photos---magic-kingdom-increases-bag-check-capacity-at-the-main-entrance.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/03aug2016-photos---magic-kingdom-increases-bag-check-capacity-at-the-main-entrance.htm Wed, 03 Aug 2016 17:04:16 GMT Disney launches a $500 Star Wars augmented reality experience <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/star-tours-3d/news/03aug2016-disney-launches-a-500-star-wars-augmented-reality-experience.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Star-Tours-3D.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>If you have deep pockets and fans of Star Wars Rebels, check out the latest Disney In-Room Celebration offering.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/star-tours-3d/news/03aug2016-disney-launches-a-500-star-wars-augmented-reality-experience.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/star-tours-3d/news/03aug2016-disney-launches-a-500-star-wars-augmented-reality-experience.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/star-tours-3d/news/03aug2016-disney-launches-a-500-star-wars-augmented-reality-experience.htm Wed, 03 Aug 2016 13:22:22 GMT 'Art in August' to take place weekends at Disney Springs Marketplace <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/03aug2016-art-in-august-to-take-place-weekends-at-disney-springs-marketplace.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/disney-springs_Full_24973.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Interactive activities and artist appearances will be featured as part of 'Art in August' at Disney Springs.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/03aug2016-art-in-august-to-take-place-weekends-at-disney-springs-marketplace.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/03aug2016-art-in-august-to-take-place-weekends-at-disney-springs-marketplace.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/03aug2016-art-in-august-to-take-place-weekends-at-disney-springs-marketplace.htm Wed, 03 Aug 2016 13:11:05 GMT PHOTOS - Seven Seas Lagoon barrier taking shape at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/02aug2016-photos---lagoon-barrier-taking-shape-at-disneys-polynesian-village-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Disneys-Polynesian-Resort_Full_28563.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Work continues on installing a barrier around guest areas with a shoreline on the Seven Seas Lagoon.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/02aug2016-photos---lagoon-barrier-taking-shape-at-disneys-polynesian-village-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/02aug2016-photos---lagoon-barrier-taking-shape-at-disneys-polynesian-village-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/02aug2016-photos---lagoon-barrier-taking-shape-at-disneys-polynesian-village-resort.htm Tue, 02 Aug 2016 20:58:11 GMT Typhoon Lagoon's new family raft ride to be named Miss Fortune Falls, opening Spring 2017 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/02aug2016-typhoon-lagoons-new-family-raft-ride-to-be-named-miss-fortune-falls,-opening-spring-2017.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Typhoon-Lagoon_Full_28559.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>We now have a few more details on Typhoon Lagoon's new ride, read on for details.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/02aug2016-typhoon-lagoons-new-family-raft-ride-to-be-named-miss-fortune-falls,-opening-spring-2017.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/02aug2016-typhoon-lagoons-new-family-raft-ride-to-be-named-miss-fortune-falls,-opening-spring-2017.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/typhoon-lagoon/news/02aug2016-typhoon-lagoons-new-family-raft-ride-to-be-named-miss-fortune-falls,-opening-spring-2017.htm Tue, 02 Aug 2016 17:50:18 GMT Cookes of Dublin at Disney Springs closed for refurbishment <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/cookes-of-dublin/news/01aug2016-cookes-of-dublin-at-disney-springs-closed-for-refurbishment.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Cookes-of-Dublin.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>One of our favorite quick service restaurants at Walt Disney World is currently closed.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/cookes-of-dublin/news/01aug2016-cookes-of-dublin-at-disney-springs-closed-for-refurbishment.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/cookes-of-dublin/news/01aug2016-cookes-of-dublin-at-disney-springs-closed-for-refurbishment.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/cookes-of-dublin/news/01aug2016-cookes-of-dublin-at-disney-springs-closed-for-refurbishment.htm Mon, 01 Aug 2016 20:49:49 GMT VIDEO - Margret Almer and The Bavarian Band take to the new Germany Pavilion stage <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/margret-almer-and-the-bavarian-band/news/01aug2016-video---margret-almer-and-the-bavarian-band-take-to-the-new-germany-pavilion-stage.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Margret-Almer-and-The-Bavarian-Band_Full_28557.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Germany Pavilion in Epcot's World Showcase has a new live entertainment stage and new musical group.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/margret-almer-and-the-bavarian-band/news/01aug2016-video---margret-almer-and-the-bavarian-band-take-to-the-new-germany-pavilion-stage.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/margret-almer-and-the-bavarian-band/news/01aug2016-video---margret-almer-and-the-bavarian-band-take-to-the-new-germany-pavilion-stage.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/margret-almer-and-the-bavarian-band/news/01aug2016-video---margret-almer-and-the-bavarian-band-take-to-the-new-germany-pavilion-stage.htm Mon, 01 Aug 2016 13:12:13 GMT Sunshine Seasons discontinuing breakfast from this weekend <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/sunshine-seasons/news/29jul2016-sunshine-seasons-discontinuing-breakfast-from-this-weekend.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Sunshine-Seasons_Full_28716.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Despite updating its breakfast menu recently, the quick service restaurant in The Land will no longer serve breakfast.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/sunshine-seasons/news/29jul2016-sunshine-seasons-discontinuing-breakfast-from-this-weekend.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/sunshine-seasons/news/29jul2016-sunshine-seasons-discontinuing-breakfast-from-this-weekend.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/sunshine-seasons/news/29jul2016-sunshine-seasons-discontinuing-breakfast-from-this-weekend.htm Fri, 29 Jul 2016 19:23:40 GMT Say goodbye to rubber 5K medals and paper event guides at runDisney events <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/walt-disney-world-marathon/news/29jul2016-say-goodbye-to-rubber-5k-medals-and-paper-event-guides-at-rundisney-events.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-World-Marathon_Full_28548.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>runDisney is bringing some new enhancements to its upcoming events.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/walt-disney-world-marathon/news/29jul2016-say-goodbye-to-rubber-5k-medals-and-paper-event-guides-at-rundisney-events.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/walt-disney-world-marathon/news/29jul2016-say-goodbye-to-rubber-5k-medals-and-paper-event-guides-at-rundisney-events.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/walt-disney-world-marathon/news/29jul2016-say-goodbye-to-rubber-5k-medals-and-paper-event-guides-at-rundisney-events.htm Fri, 29 Jul 2016 14:37:07 GMT Flying Fish reopens August 3, reservations begin tomorrow <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/flying-fish-cafe/news/28jul2016-flying-fish-reopens-august-3,-reservations-begin-tomorrow.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Flying-Fish-Cafe_Full_28539.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Wild Gulf shrimp, Wild Alaskan King Salmon, Wagyu Filet of Beef and a Bison Strip Loin are stars of the new Flying Fish menu.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/flying-fish-cafe/news/28jul2016-flying-fish-reopens-august-3,-reservations-begin-tomorrow.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/flying-fish-cafe/news/28jul2016-flying-fish-reopens-august-3,-reservations-begin-tomorrow.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/flying-fish-cafe/news/28jul2016-flying-fish-reopens-august-3,-reservations-begin-tomorrow.htm Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:33:37 GMT 'The Muppets Present… Great Moments in American History' coming to the Magic Kingdom this fall <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-muppets-present…-great-moments-in-american-history/news/28jul2016-the-muppets-present-great-moments-in-american-history-coming-to-the-magic-kingdom-this-fall.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/The-Muppets-Present…-Great-Moments-in-American-History_Full_28912.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>A new live show will debut in Liberty Square near the Hall of Presidents.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-muppets-present…-great-moments-in-american-history/news/28jul2016-the-muppets-present-great-moments-in-american-history-coming-to-the-magic-kingdom-this-fall.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-muppets-present…-great-moments-in-american-history/news/28jul2016-the-muppets-present-great-moments-in-american-history-coming-to-the-magic-kingdom-this-fall.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/the-muppets-present…-great-moments-in-american-history/news/28jul2016-the-muppets-present-great-moments-in-american-history-coming-to-the-magic-kingdom-this-fall.htm Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:08:58 GMT Seasonal updates coming to Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-royal-friendship-faire/news/27jul2016-seasonal-updates-coming-to-mickeys-royal-friendship-faire.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Mickeys-Royal-Friendship-Faire_Full_26842.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Magic Kingdom's new castle show will change during the year to celebrate the seasons.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-royal-friendship-faire/news/27jul2016-seasonal-updates-coming-to-mickeys-royal-friendship-faire.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-royal-friendship-faire/news/27jul2016-seasonal-updates-coming-to-mickeys-royal-friendship-faire.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-royal-friendship-faire/news/27jul2016-seasonal-updates-coming-to-mickeys-royal-friendship-faire.htm Wed, 27 Jul 2016 17:21:05 GMT Celebrate the Magic to go dark during August for upgrades <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/celebrate-the-magic/news/27jul2016-celebrate-the-magic-to-go-dark-during-august-for-upgrades.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Celebrate-the-Magic.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>The Magic Kingdom's castle projection show will not be shown for most of August.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/celebrate-the-magic/news/27jul2016-celebrate-the-magic-to-go-dark-during-august-for-upgrades.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/celebrate-the-magic/news/27jul2016-celebrate-the-magic-to-go-dark-during-august-for-upgrades.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/celebrate-the-magic/news/27jul2016-celebrate-the-magic-to-go-dark-during-august-for-upgrades.htm Wed, 27 Jul 2016 15:41:31 GMT PHOTO - Disney releases concept art for new 8000 seater cheer and dance venue at ESPN Wide World of Sports <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/espn-wide-world-of-sports/news/26jul2016-photo---disney-releases-concept-art-for-new-8000-seater-cheer-and-dance-venue-at-espn-wide-world-of-sports.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/ESPN-Wide-World-of-Sports_Full_28536.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is looking to add to its already impressive line-up of cheer and dance events held at Walt Disney World.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/espn-wide-world-of-sports/news/26jul2016-photo---disney-releases-concept-art-for-new-8000-seater-cheer-and-dance-venue-at-espn-wide-world-of-sports.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/espn-wide-world-of-sports/news/26jul2016-photo---disney-releases-concept-art-for-new-8000-seater-cheer-and-dance-venue-at-espn-wide-world-of-sports.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/espn-wide-world-of-sports/news/26jul2016-photo---disney-releases-concept-art-for-new-8000-seater-cheer-and-dance-venue-at-espn-wide-world-of-sports.htm Tue, 26 Jul 2016 15:00:02 GMT Fantasia Gardens Mini Golf closing for refurbishment in August <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/recreation/fantasia-gardens-mini-golf/news/26jul2016-fantasia-gardens-mini-golf-closing-for-refurbishment-in-august.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Fantasia-Gardens-Mini-Golf.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Both courses at Fantasia Gardens will be closed during parts of August for scheduled maintenance.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/recreation/fantasia-gardens-mini-golf/news/26jul2016-fantasia-gardens-mini-golf-closing-for-refurbishment-in-august.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/recreation/fantasia-gardens-mini-golf/news/26jul2016-fantasia-gardens-mini-golf-closing-for-refurbishment-in-august.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/recreation/fantasia-gardens-mini-golf/news/26jul2016-fantasia-gardens-mini-golf-closing-for-refurbishment-in-august.htm Tue, 26 Jul 2016 14:24:22 GMT Online reservations now available for Chef Art Smith's Homecoming Restaurant <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/chef-arts-florida-fish-camp/news/25jul2016-online-reservations-now-available-for-chef-art-smiths-homecoming-restaurant.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Chef-Arts-Florida-Fish-Camp_Full_28386.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The highly rated restaurant from Chef Art Smith is now available for reservations.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/chef-arts-florida-fish-camp/news/25jul2016-online-reservations-now-available-for-chef-art-smiths-homecoming-restaurant.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/chef-arts-florida-fish-camp/news/25jul2016-online-reservations-now-available-for-chef-art-smiths-homecoming-restaurant.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/chef-arts-florida-fish-camp/news/25jul2016-online-reservations-now-available-for-chef-art-smiths-homecoming-restaurant.htm Mon, 25 Jul 2016 17:53:56 GMT Dine at Magic Kingdom quick service and receive discount coupons for Disney Springs Marketplace shopping <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/25jul2016-dine-at-magic-kingdom-quick-service-and-receive-discount-coupons-for-disney-springs-marketplace-shopping.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/disney-springs_Full_24973.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>A 10% discount at many Marketplace stores and a 15% Disneys Days of Christmas discount is available with certain purchases from tomorrow.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/25jul2016-dine-at-magic-kingdom-quick-service-and-receive-discount-coupons-for-disney-springs-marketplace-shopping.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/25jul2016-dine-at-magic-kingdom-quick-service-and-receive-discount-coupons-for-disney-springs-marketplace-shopping.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/25jul2016-dine-at-magic-kingdom-quick-service-and-receive-discount-coupons-for-disney-springs-marketplace-shopping.htm Mon, 25 Jul 2016 15:17:34 GMT PHOTOS - AbracadaBAR lounge now open on Disney's BoardWalk <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/abracadabar/news/25jul2016-photos---abracadabar-lounge-now-open-on-disneys-boardwalk.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/AbracadaBAR_Full_28530.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney World has a new lounge to take in a relaxing cocktail on the BoardWalk.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/abracadabar/news/25jul2016-photos---abracadabar-lounge-now-open-on-disneys-boardwalk.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/abracadabar/news/25jul2016-photos---abracadabar-lounge-now-open-on-disneys-boardwalk.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/abracadabar/news/25jul2016-photos---abracadabar-lounge-now-open-on-disneys-boardwalk.htm Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:50:08 GMT PHOTOS - Anthropologie opens two-story store at Disney Springs Town Center <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/anthropologie/news/22jul2016-anthropologie-opens-two-story-store-at-disney-springs-town-center.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/shopping/Fullsize/Anthropologie_Full_28498.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney Springs welcomed another new store to its line-up earlier today.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/anthropologie/news/22jul2016-anthropologie-opens-two-story-store-at-disney-springs-town-center.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/anthropologie/news/22jul2016-anthropologie-opens-two-story-store-at-disney-springs-town-center.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/anthropologie/news/22jul2016-anthropologie-opens-two-story-store-at-disney-springs-town-center.htm Fri, 22 Jul 2016 17:49:36 GMT PHOTOS - A look at the new paint scheme at Carousel of Progress <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/carousel-of-progress/news/22jul2016-photos---a-look-at-the-new-paint-scheme-at-carousel-of-progress.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Carousel-of-Progress_Full_28473.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Vibrant and bold colors make up the new exterior paint job at the Carousel of Progress.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/carousel-of-progress/news/22jul2016-photos---a-look-at-the-new-paint-scheme-at-carousel-of-progress.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/carousel-of-progress/news/22jul2016-photos---a-look-at-the-new-paint-scheme-at-carousel-of-progress.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/carousel-of-progress/news/22jul2016-photos---a-look-at-the-new-paint-scheme-at-carousel-of-progress.htm Fri, 22 Jul 2016 14:17:50 GMT PHOTOS - Electric vehicle charging stations coming to the Magic Kingdom TTC parking lot <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/21jul2016-photos---electric-vehicle-charging-stations-coming-to-the-magic-kingdom-ttc-parking-lot.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Magic-Kingdom_Full_28495.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Magic Kingdom becomes the fourth location at Walt Disney World to offer EV charging stations.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/21jul2016-photos---electric-vehicle-charging-stations-coming-to-the-magic-kingdom-ttc-parking-lot.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/21jul2016-photos---electric-vehicle-charging-stations-coming-to-the-magic-kingdom-ttc-parking-lot.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/21jul2016-photos---electric-vehicle-charging-stations-coming-to-the-magic-kingdom-ttc-parking-lot.htm Thu, 21 Jul 2016 20:53:23 GMT New character meet and greet locations at Disney's Hollywood Studios <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-disneys-hollywood-studios/news/21jul2016-new-character-meet-and-greet-locations-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="http://cdn.wdwmagic.com/imgstore/elements/Character-Meet-and-Greets-at-Disneys-Hollywood-Studios.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Chip & Dale, Goofy, Daisy and Donald are now meeting in new locations at the Studios.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-disneys-hollywood-studios/news/21jul2016-new-character-meet-and-greet-locations-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-disneys-hollywood-studios/news/21jul2016-new-character-meet-and-greet-locations-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-disneys-hollywood-studios/news/21jul2016-new-character-meet-and-greet-locations-at-disneys-hollywood-studios.htm Thu, 21 Jul 2016 17:12:51 GMT