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PHOTOS - How crews reach the top of the Harmonious icon barge

PHOTOS - How crews reach the top of the Harmonious icon barge
15 hours ago

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition nearing completion at EPCOT

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition nearing completion at EPCOT
18 hours ago

PHOTOS - EPCOT main entrance topiary arrive as part of the Flower and Garden Festival

PHOTOS - EPCOT main entrance topiary arrive as part of the Flower and Garden Festival
20 hours ago

The Walt Disney Company's 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to take place March 9

The Walt Disney Company's 2021 Annual Meeting of Shareholders to take place March 9
1 day ago

PHOTOS - EPCOT'S Harmonious central icon barge receives third and final platform

PHOTOS - EPCOT'S Harmonious central icon barge receives third and final platform
1 day ago

Walt Disney World's mask policy updated to include use in restaurants while not actively eating

Walt Disney World's mask policy updated to include use in restaurants while not actively eating
3 days ago

PHOTOS - Views of massive Harmonious central icon barge from around World Showcase Lagoon

PHOTOS - Views of massive Harmonious central icon barge from around World Showcase Lagoon
3 days ago

PHOTOS - Main section of the Harmonious central ring brought into World Showcase Lagoon

PHOTOS - Main section of the Harmonious central ring brought into World Showcase Lagoon
3 days ago

PHOTOS - Western side flag poles installed beside Spaceship Earth as main entrance improvements continue

PHOTOS - Western side flag poles installed beside Spaceship Earth as main entrance improvements continue
4 days ago

PHOTOS - Base of the main Harmonious central Stargate ring barge now in World Showcase Lagoon

PHOTOS - Base of the main Harmonious central Stargate ring barge now in World Showcase Lagoon
4 days ago

Disney recruiting a Hotel Services director for Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser

Disney recruiting a Hotel Services director for Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser
4 days ago

PHOTOS - First 6 flag poles installed on the east side of the new EPCOT main entrance

PHOTOS - First 6 flag poles installed on the east side of the new EPCOT main entrance
5 days ago

All the menu items for the Outdoor Kitchens at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival

All the menu items for the Outdoor Kitchens at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival
5 days ago

Operating hours extended at all four Walt Disney World theme parks during March 2021

Operating hours extended at all four Walt Disney World theme parks during March 2021
6 days ago

PHOTOS - Full topiary and gardens line-up for the 2021 Taste of Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

PHOTOS - Full topiary and gardens line-up for the 2021 Taste of Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival
6 days ago

PHOTOS - Four month old rhino calf joins the herd at Kilimanjaro Safaris

PHOTOS - Four month old rhino calf joins the herd at Kilimanjaro Safaris
7 days ago

PHOTOS - Mad Tea Party now closed for refurbishment

PHOTOS - Mad Tea Party now closed for refurbishment
7 days ago

PHOTOS - Latest look at the Cinderella Castle stage refurbishment

PHOTOS - Latest look at the Cinderella Castle stage refurbishment
7 days ago

PHOTOS - Big River Grille and Brewing Works reopens on Disney's BoardWalk

PHOTOS - Big River Grille and Brewing Works reopens on Disney's BoardWalk
7 days ago

PHOTOS - Walls down and flag pole bases completed on the east side of the main entrance

PHOTOS - Walls down and flag pole bases completed on the east side of the main entrance
7 days ago

Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover refurbishment extended into April

Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover refurbishment extended into April
7 days ago

Breakfast returns to Hollywood and Vine at Disney's Hollywood Studios in March

Breakfast returns to Hollywood and Vine at Disney's Hollywood Studios in March
8 days ago

Legendary former Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde joins Virgin Galactic as Experience Architect

Legendary former Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde joins Virgin Galactic as Experience Architect
8 days ago

PHOTOS - A look at the completed 'Raya and the Last Dragon' sand sculpture at Disney's Animal Kingdom

PHOTOS - A look at the completed 'Raya and the Last Dragon' sand sculpture at Disney's Animal Kingdom
8 days ago

PHOTOS - The finished new-look Bonjour Village Gifts in Fantasyland

PHOTOS - The finished new-look Bonjour Village Gifts in Fantasyland
8 days ago

Imagineer Zach Riddley talks about the new lighting system coming to Spaceship Earth

Imagineer Zach Riddley talks about the new lighting system coming to Spaceship Earth
10 days ago

PHOTOS - Artists begin the 'Raya and the Last Dragon' sand sculpture at Disney's Animal Kingdom

PHOTOS - Artists begin the 'Raya and the Last Dragon' sand sculpture at Disney's Animal Kingdom
11 days ago

Disney announces first details of Walt Disney World's 50th anniversary celebration beginning October 1

Disney announces first details of Walt Disney World's 50th anniversary celebration beginning October 1
12 days ago

VIDEO - Walt Disney World Resort 50th Anniversary Celebration plans to be unveiled

VIDEO - Walt Disney World Resort 50th Anniversary Celebration plans to be unveiled
12 days ago

Construction permits filed for live show venues at Disney's Hollywood including Fantasmic!

Construction permits filed for live show venues at Disney's Hollywood including Fantasmic!
12 days ago

PHOTOS - More permits filed for audio video equipment installation around Spaceship Earth as new lighting show is teased

PHOTOS - More permits filed for audio video equipment installation around Spaceship Earth as new lighting show is teased
12 days ago

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition continues

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition continues
12 days ago

PHOTOS - Exterior refurbishment at Peter Pan's Flight in the Magic Kingdom

PHOTOS - Exterior refurbishment at Peter Pan's Flight in the Magic Kingdom
12 days ago

Hong Kong Disneyland to reopen from COVID-19 for a third time

Hong Kong Disneyland to reopen from COVID-19 for a third time
13 days ago

PHOTOS - Rebuilding the monorail station at the Great Ceremonial House at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort

PHOTOS - Rebuilding the monorail station at the Great Ceremonial House at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
13 days ago

The Walt Disney World Swan Reserve to open this summer, reservations open now

The Walt Disney World Swan Reserve to open this summer, reservations open now
14 days ago

PHOTOS - Cinderella Castle stage under refurbishment

PHOTOS - Cinderella Castle stage under refurbishment
14 days ago

Walt Disney World 2022 packages now available for booking

Walt Disney World 2022 packages now available for booking
14 days ago

25 percent discount for Walt Disney World Annual Passholders at shopDisney and Disney Stores nationwide

25 percent discount for Walt Disney World Annual Passholders at shopDisney and Disney Stores nationwide
14 days ago

Disney Park Pass at Walt Disney World extended to January 2023

Disney Park Pass at Walt Disney World extended to January 2023
14 days ago

'Raya and the Last Dragon' offerings coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom

'Raya and the Last Dragon' offerings coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom
15 days ago

VIDEO - Chevrolet unveils the new Chevy Bolt EUV in launch video featuring Walt Disney World

VIDEO - Chevrolet unveils the new Chevy Bolt EUV in launch video featuring Walt Disney World
15 days ago

PHOTOS - Floral display takes to the plaza at the Italy Pavilion

PHOTOS - Floral display takes to the plaza at the Italy Pavilion
18 days ago

PHOTOS - EPCOT'S Leave a Legacy western side now installed for panels 401 to 452

PHOTOS - EPCOT'S Leave a Legacy western side now installed for panels 401 to 452
18 days ago

Bob Chapek comments on Walt Disney World's growing attendance and mask use but no opening dates for upcoming attractions

Bob Chapek comments on Walt Disney World's growing attendance and mask use but no opening dates for upcoming attractions
19 days ago

Walt Disney Company reports Q1 2021 earnings

Walt Disney Company reports Q1 2021 earnings
19 days ago

PHOTOS - 5G cell towers at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort

PHOTOS - 5G cell towers at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort
19 days ago

Patina Restaurant Group is not hiring Cultural Representatives for the Italy pavilion at EPCOT

Patina Restaurant Group is not hiring Cultural Representatives for the Italy pavilion at EPCOT
20 days ago

Reports suggest that the White House is considering domestic travel bans to Florida amid steeply rising U.K. variant COVID-19 cases in the state

Reports suggest that the White House is considering domestic travel bans to Florida amid steeply rising U.K. variant COVID-19 cases in the state
20 days ago

So just how tall are the Leave a Legacy walls?

So just how tall are the Leave a Legacy walls?
20 days ago

PHOTOS - More Leave a Legacy walls now on display at EPCOT

PHOTOS - More Leave a Legacy walls now on display at EPCOT
20 days ago

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition picking up pace as roof removal continues

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition picking up pace as roof removal continues
20 days ago

PHOTOS - First topiary in place as preparations continue for the 2021 EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival

PHOTOS - First topiary in place as preparations continue for the 2021 EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival
21 days ago

PHOTOS - New Leave a Legacy opens at EPCOT'S main entrance

PHOTOS - New Leave a Legacy opens at EPCOT'S main entrance
21 days ago

PHOTOS - Great Ceremonial House refurbishment at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort

PHOTOS - Great Ceremonial House refurbishment at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
21 days ago

PHOTOS - Rob Gronkowski Celebrates Super Bowl LV victory at Walt Disney World

PHOTOS - Rob Gronkowski Celebrates Super Bowl LV victory at Walt Disney World
22 days ago

PHOTO - Cinderella Castle Cake Magic Band available to order

PHOTO - Cinderella Castle Cake Magic Band available to order
22 days ago

VIDEO - New Chevrolet EV commercial features the Haunted Mansion's Hitchhiking Ghosts

VIDEO - New Chevrolet EV commercial features the Haunted Mansion's Hitchhiking Ghosts
22 days ago

PHOTOS - Bonjour Village Gifts refurbishment brings a new color scheme

PHOTOS - Bonjour Village Gifts refurbishment brings a new color scheme
22 days ago

VIDEO - 'I'm Going to Disney World' commercial features Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski

VIDEO - 'I'm Going to Disney World' commercial features Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski
22 days ago

Disney confirms it will not host a Super Bowl parade at Walt Disney World this year

Disney confirms it will not host a Super Bowl parade at Walt Disney World this year
25 days ago

PHOTOS - Tom Sawyer Island reopens at the Magic Kingdom

PHOTOS - Tom Sawyer Island reopens at the Magic Kingdom
25 days ago

VIDEO - Liberty Belle returns to the Rivers of America

VIDEO - Liberty Belle returns to the Rivers of America
25 days ago

PHOTOS - Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction at EPCOT

PHOTOS - Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction at EPCOT
26 days ago

PHOTOS - More hardware arrives in World Showcase Lagoon for fireworks system testing

PHOTOS - More hardware arrives in World Showcase Lagoon for fireworks system testing
26 days ago

Annual Passholders and DVC members can now get 30 percent merchandise discount at Walt Disney World

Annual Passholders and DVC members can now get 30 percent merchandise discount at Walt Disney World
27 days ago

Liberty Square Riverboat and Tom Sawyer Island to reopen February 5

Liberty Square Riverboat and Tom Sawyer Island to reopen February 5
28 days ago

Mad Tea Party closing for refurbishment

Mad Tea Party closing for refurbishment
28 days ago

PHOTOS - Video display testing on the Canada Harmonious show platform barge

PHOTOS - Video display testing on the Canada Harmonious show platform barge
28 days ago

PHOTOS - A look at 'The Soul of Jazz An American Adventure' exhibit at EPCOT

PHOTOS - A look at 'The Soul of Jazz An American Adventure' exhibit at EPCOT
29 days ago

PHOTOS - M&M'S Store Disney Springs now open

PHOTOS - M&M'S Store Disney Springs now open
31 days ago

Walt Disney World leadership reshuffle sees changes at the top of three of the parks

Walt Disney World leadership reshuffle sees changes at the top of three of the parks
2 months ago

Celebrate Soulfully at Disney Springs during February

Celebrate Soulfully at Disney Springs during February
2 months ago

'The Soul of Jazz An American Adventure' opening February 1 at EPCOT

'The Soul of Jazz An American Adventure' opening February 1 at EPCOT
2 months ago

Walt Disney World updates mask policy with reference to the COVID-19 vaccine

Walt Disney World updates mask policy with reference to the COVID-19 vaccine
2 months ago

'A Taste of the Bahamas' special event coming to The Edison at Disney Springs

'A Taste of the Bahamas' special event coming to The Edison at Disney Springs
2 months ago

PHOTOS - La Gelateria construction at EPCOT's Italy pavilion

PHOTOS - La Gelateria construction at EPCOT's Italy pavilion
2 months ago

Valentine's Day Chef's Tasting at Morimoto Asia Disney Springs

Valentine's Day Chef's Tasting at Morimoto Asia Disney Springs
2 months ago

Disney Vacation Club to launch Scenic Selfies scavenger hunt as part of its 30th anniversary

Disney Vacation Club to launch Scenic Selfies scavenger hunt as part of its 30th anniversary
2 months ago

Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover refurbishment extended once again

Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover refurbishment extended once again
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition continues at EPCOT

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition continues at EPCOT
2 months ago

Disney Cruise Line extends suspension of all departures through April and select Disney Magic and Disney Wonder sailings in May

Disney Cruise Line extends suspension of all departures through April and select Disney Magic and Disney Wonder sailings in May
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Flag poles coming to the entrance of EPCOT

PHOTOS - Flag poles coming to the entrance of EPCOT
2 months ago

PHOTOS - TRON Lightcycle Run construction at Magic Kingdom

PHOTOS - TRON Lightcycle Run construction at Magic Kingdom
2 months ago

PHOTOS - 5G cell tower installation at the EPCOT area resorts

PHOTOS - 5G cell tower installation at the EPCOT area resorts
2 months ago

More details announced for the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival

More details announced for the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival
2 months ago

Mask and Park Pass reservation policy for the reopening of Walt Disney World's water parks

Mask and Park Pass reservation policy for the reopening of Walt Disney World's water parks
2 months ago

Tickets now on sale for the reopening of Disney's Blizzard Beach water park

Tickets now on sale for the reopening of Disney's Blizzard Beach water park
2 months ago

Changes coming to the Jungle Cruise at both Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort

Changes coming to the Jungle Cruise at both Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort
2 months ago

United States travel restrictions for United Kingdom, Brazil and much of Europe renewed until further notice

United States travel restrictions for United Kingdom, Brazil and much of Europe renewed until further notice
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Exterior refurbishment underway at Bonjour Village Gifts in New Fantasyland

PHOTOS - Exterior refurbishment underway at Bonjour Village Gifts in New Fantasyland
2 months ago

Chevrolet teams up with Walt Disney World to reveal new electric car

Chevrolet teams up with Walt Disney World to reveal new electric car
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Monorail station demolished as work continues on the new entrance at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort

PHOTOS - Monorail station demolished as work continues on the new entrance at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Water returns to the Rivers of America as refurbishment nears completion

PHOTOS - Water returns to the Rivers of America as refurbishment nears completion
2 months ago

Festival of the Lion King to return to Disney's Animal Kingdom

Festival of the Lion King to return to Disney's Animal Kingdom
2 months ago

Walt Disney World files notice for more layoffs effective March 20 2021

Walt Disney World files notice for more layoffs effective March 20 2021
2 months ago

Deal with FDOT appears to seal the fate of Crossroads just outside the Walt Disney World gateway

Deal with FDOT appears to seal the fate of Crossroads just outside the Walt Disney World gateway
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction at EPCOT

PHOTOS - Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction at EPCOT
2 months ago

The Hall of Presidents now closed for refurbishment ahead of today's presidential inauguration

The Hall of Presidents now closed for refurbishment ahead of today's presidential inauguration
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Exterior of Disney Springs M&M's store nears completion as opening nears

PHOTOS - Exterior of Disney Springs M&M's store nears completion as opening nears
2 months ago

Kipling at Disney Springs to close this weekend

Kipling at Disney Springs to close this weekend
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Morocco pavilion restrooms now closed for refurbishment

PHOTOS - Morocco pavilion restrooms now closed for refurbishment
2 months ago

PHOTOS - First phase of the Ratatouille expansion opens at the France pavilion

PHOTOS - First phase of the Ratatouille expansion opens at the France pavilion
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Disney execs share pictures from inside Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser

PHOTOS - Disney execs share pictures from inside Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser
2 months ago

PHOTOS - More glass panels installed along the former Future World east breezeway

PHOTOS - More glass panels installed along the former Future World east breezeway
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Construction underway on new Leave a Legacy at EPCOT

PHOTOS - Construction underway on new Leave a Legacy at EPCOT
2 months ago

Kiehl's at Disney Springs to permanently close this weekend

Kiehl's at Disney Springs to permanently close this weekend
2 months ago

Are the Muppets about to takeover the Hall of Presidents?

Are the Muppets about to takeover the Hall of Presidents?
2 months ago

Disney's Animal Kingdom VP Djuan Rivers to retire

Disney's Animal Kingdom VP Djuan Rivers to retire
2 months ago

Gideon's Bakehouse to reopen today at Disney Springs

Gideon's Bakehouse to reopen today at Disney Springs
2 months ago

Legendary Imagineer Kevin Rafferty to retire after 42 years with the company

Legendary Imagineer Kevin Rafferty to retire after 42 years with the company
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Construction walls down at the entrance to the Ratatouille expansion in the France pavilion

PHOTOS - Construction walls down at the entrance to the Ratatouille expansion in the France pavilion
2 months ago

Evermore Orlando Resort - A new billion-dollar, 10,000-room resort project is coming right next to Walt Disney World

Evermore Orlando Resort - A new billion-dollar, 10,000-room resort project is coming right next to Walt Disney World
2 months ago

PHOTOS - La Gelateria at the Italy pavilion takes shape as main building is installed overnight

PHOTOS - La Gelateria at the Italy pavilion takes shape as main building is installed overnight
2 months ago

'The Soul of Jazz An American Adventure' coming to EPCOT in February

'The Soul of Jazz An American Adventure' coming to EPCOT in February
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Second Harmonious show platform barge arrives in World Showcase Lagoon

PHOTOS - Second Harmonious show platform barge arrives in World Showcase Lagoon
2 months ago

Extra Magic Hours discontinued and will be replaced by Early Theme Park Entry

Extra Magic Hours discontinued and will be replaced by Early Theme Park Entry
2 months ago

Disney's Magical Express service to be discontinued next year

Disney's Magical Express service to be discontinued next year
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Construction begins alongside demolition at the center of EPCOT

PHOTOS - Construction begins alongside demolition at the center of EPCOT
2 months ago

PHOTOS - All the Food Studio kiosks with pricing at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts

PHOTOS - All the Food Studio kiosks with pricing at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Opening day at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts

PHOTOS - Opening day at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts
2 months ago

COVID cases climbing rapidly in Florida as the state sets a new daily record

COVID cases climbing rapidly in Florida as the state sets a new daily record
2 months ago

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom to close later this month

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom to close later this month
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Liberty Square Riverboat refurbishment work moves to Tom Sawyer Island

PHOTOS - Liberty Square Riverboat refurbishment work moves to Tom Sawyer Island
2 months ago

Menus now available for the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts

Menus now available for the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts
2 months ago

Rock 'n' Roller Coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios reopens after a 5 day closure

Rock 'n' Roller Coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios reopens after a 5 day closure
2 months ago

Same-day reservations appear to now be available for Disney Park Pass even when listed as unavailable

Same-day reservations appear to now be available for Disney Park Pass even when listed as unavailable
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Everglazed Donuts and Cold Brew now open at Disney Springs

PHOTOS - Everglazed Donuts and Cold Brew now open at Disney Springs
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Latest look at the changes coming to the Great Ceremonial House at Disney's Polynesian Resort

PHOTOS - Latest look at the changes coming to the Great Ceremonial House at Disney's Polynesian Resort
2 months ago

Walt Disney World Resort room-only discount extended into July 2021

Walt Disney World Resort room-only discount extended into July 2021
2 months ago

Rock 'n' Roller Coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios remains closed for a fourth day due to technical issues

Rock 'n' Roller Coaster at Disney's Hollywood Studios remains closed for a fourth day due to technical issues
2 months ago

New Walt Disney World offer adds 2 extra days to your ticket with a 4-night room-and-ticket package

New Walt Disney World offer adds 2 extra days to your ticket with a 4-night room-and-ticket package
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Latest look at TRON Lightcycle Run construction at the Magic Kingdom

PHOTOS - Latest look at TRON Lightcycle Run construction at the Magic Kingdom
2 months ago

Disney Springs returns to pre-holiday hours

Disney Springs returns to pre-holiday hours
2 months ago

Gideon's Bakehouse at Disney Springs temporarily closed

Gideon's Bakehouse at Disney Springs temporarily closed
2 months ago

Disney appears to confirm that Cirque du Soleil's Drawn to Life will debut at Disney Springs in 2021

Disney appears to confirm that Cirque du Soleil's Drawn to Life will debut at Disney Springs in 2021
2 months ago

Begins today - MagicBands no longer provided complimentary with Disney Resort hotel stays

Begins today - MagicBands no longer provided complimentary with Disney Resort hotel stays
2 months ago