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Cirque du Soleil Chief Executive discusses reopening plans for Drawn to Life at Disney Springs
11 minutes ago

The COVID-19 shutdown halted 'Drawn to Life' just days before its opening.

Walt Disney World to boost its solar power capacity with two new 75MW solar facilities

Walt Disney World to boost its solar power capacity with two new 75MW solar facilities
23 minutes ago

John Stamos at Magic Kingdom as part of filming for American Idol Disney Night

John Stamos at Magic Kingdom as part of filming for American Idol Disney Night
18 hours ago

More construction walls up behind Disney's Polynesian Resort Great Ceremonial House

More construction walls up behind Disney's Polynesian Resort Great Ceremonial House
19 hours ago

More than 75 'Points of Light' now in position on Spaceship Earth as high reach lift arrives

More than 75 'Points of Light' now in position on Spaceship Earth as high reach lift arrives
22 hours ago

More Magic Kingdom snack kiosks join Mobile Order

More Magic Kingdom snack kiosks join Mobile Order
1 day ago

Patina Restaurant Group hosting job fair for its Walt Disney World restaurants

Patina Restaurant Group hosting job fair for its Walt Disney World restaurants
1 day ago

New auto bridge for Cast Members will link Polynesian Village Resort to Transportation and Ticket Center parking lot

New auto bridge for Cast Members will link Polynesian Village Resort to Transportation and Ticket Center parking lot
1 day ago

Latest construction progress at EPCOT'S new flagship retail store - 'Creations Shop'

Latest construction progress at EPCOT'S new flagship retail store - 'Creations Shop'
1 day ago

Filmmaker James Gunn comments on Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT

Filmmaker James Gunn comments on Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT
1 day ago

Disney offering its Walt Disney World Cast Members a complimentary one-night resort stay ahead of the 50th celebrations

Disney offering its Walt Disney World Cast Members a complimentary one-night resort stay ahead of the 50th celebrations
2 days ago

'A Celebration of Festival of the Lion King' to open May 2021 at Disney's Animal Kingdom

'A Celebration of Festival of the Lion King' to open May 2021 at Disney's Animal Kingdom
2 days ago

Disney Cruise Line to unveil the newest ship - 'Disney Wish' via virtual presentation

Disney Cruise Line to unveil the newest ship - 'Disney Wish' via virtual presentation
2 days ago

Beatrix halted at Disney Springs as new plans are developed for the site

Beatrix halted at Disney Springs as new plans are developed for the site
3 days ago

First look at Disney World's operating hours for July 2021

First look at Disney World's operating hours for July 2021
5 days ago

Support structure being removed from the TRON Lightcycle Run canopy

Support structure being removed from the TRON Lightcycle Run canopy
5 days ago

'Pin Traders and Camera Center' area beneath Spaceship Earth closing for several weeks as concrete work continues at EPCOT'S main entrance

'Pin Traders and Camera Center' area beneath Spaceship Earth closing for several weeks as concrete work continues at EPCOT'S main entrance
6 days ago

New Monorail station taking shape at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort

New Monorail station taking shape at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
6 days ago

More ribbons and jewels adorn the spires of Cinderella Castle as preparations for Disney World's 50th continue

More ribbons and jewels adorn the spires of Cinderella Castle as preparations for Disney World's 50th continue
6 days ago

'Points of Light' install continues at Spaceship Earth in EPCOT

'Points of Light' install continues at Spaceship Earth in EPCOT
7 days ago

Disney World Park Pass availability greatly expanded for June 2021

Disney World Park Pass availability greatly expanded for June 2021
7 days ago

More and more Disney World Cast Members being recalled to work as Disney prepares to boost capacity for the summer

More and more Disney World Cast Members being recalled to work as Disney prepares to boost capacity for the summer
7 days ago

Disney's Contemporary Resort refurbishment gets underway with massive scrim in the main tower

Disney's Contemporary Resort refurbishment gets underway with massive scrim in the main tower
7 days ago

Disney World Cast Members can now have visible tattoos among other changes to the 'Disney Look' as the company shifts to a policy of inclusion

Disney World Cast Members can now have visible tattoos among other changes to the 'Disney Look' as the company shifts to a policy of inclusion
8 days ago

Disney's Animal Kingdom mandrill birth is another success for Disney's breeding of endangered species

Disney's Animal Kingdom mandrill birth is another success for Disney's breeding of endangered species
8 days ago

EPCOT'S Spaceship Earth 'Beacon of Magic' light install begins for Disney World's 50th anniversary

EPCOT'S Spaceship Earth 'Beacon of Magic' light install begins for Disney World's 50th anniversary
9 days ago

Harmonious water jet testing in EPCOT'S World Showcase

Harmonious water jet testing in EPCOT'S World Showcase
9 days ago

Disney World's 50th spruce up continues with the rooftops of Fantasyland at the Magic Kingdom

Disney World's 50th spruce up continues with the rooftops of Fantasyland at the Magic Kingdom
10 days ago

Walt Disney World parks get a big boost to operating hours for the summer

Walt Disney World parks get a big boost to operating hours for the summer
12 days ago

Club Cool to reopen this summer at EPCOT

Club Cool to reopen this summer at EPCOT
13 days ago

Creations Shop replaces Mouse Gear this summer at EPCOT

Creations Shop replaces Mouse Gear this summer at EPCOT
13 days ago

Disney Genie digital assistant app still planned for Walt Disney World

Disney Genie digital assistant app still planned for Walt Disney World
13 days ago

Current Magical Express operator to begin its own Mears Connect service January 2022

Current Magical Express operator to begin its own Mears Connect service January 2022
13 days ago

Walt Disney World's MagicMobile coming to Android April 2021

Walt Disney World's MagicMobile coming to Android April 2021
13 days ago

Recent Harmonious test shows impressive capabilities of the lighting systems

Recent Harmonious test shows impressive capabilities of the lighting systems
14 days ago

First spire ribbon installed at Cinderella Castle

First spire ribbon installed at Cinderella Castle
14 days ago

Mask-free photos begin at Walt Disney World theme parks

Mask-free photos begin at Walt Disney World theme parks
14 days ago

Fifth and final major piece of hardware now in World Showcase lagoon for the upcoming Harmonious show at EPCOT

Fifth and final major piece of hardware now in World Showcase lagoon for the upcoming Harmonious show at EPCOT
14 days ago

Disney to relax mask policy at Walt Disney World theme parks

Disney to relax mask policy at Walt Disney World theme parks
15 days ago

Disney surveying Magic Kingdom facial recognition participants

Disney surveying Magic Kingdom facial recognition participants
15 days ago

Disney Cruise Line US departures through June 2021 are suspended

Disney Cruise Line US departures through June 2021 are suspended
16 days ago

Orange County Mayor comments on timelines for mask mandate expiring

Orange County Mayor comments on timelines for mask mandate expiring
16 days ago

Head salesman first to be removed from the Jungle Cruise as rework gets underway

Head salesman first to be removed from the Jungle Cruise as rework gets underway
17 days ago

Work to begin very soon on the Jungle Cruise changes at the Magic Kingdom

Work to begin very soon on the Jungle Cruise changes at the Magic Kingdom
19 days ago

Walt Disney World theme park operating hours extended from April 18

Walt Disney World theme park operating hours extended from April 18
19 days ago

Updated C.D.C. guidelines indicate that vaccinated people are free to travel with precautions

Updated C.D.C. guidelines indicate that vaccinated people are free to travel with precautions
19 days ago

Construction update from Disney's Polynesian Village Resort

Construction update from Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
20 days ago

A look at the new indoor-outdoor lounge at Splitsville Disney Springs

A look at the new indoor-outdoor lounge at Splitsville Disney Springs
20 days ago

First phase of the Cinderella Castle 50th anniversary overlay now complete

First phase of the Cinderella Castle 50th anniversary overlay now complete
20 days ago

Walt Disney World's 50th anniversary license plate reaches its pre-sale requirement to begin production

Walt Disney World's 50th anniversary license plate reaches its pre-sale requirement to begin production
21 days ago

A look at the TRON Lightcycle Run construction progress at Magic Kingdom

A look at the TRON Lightcycle Run construction progress at Magic Kingdom
21 days ago

Firework platforms in place in World Showcase Lagoon as Harmonious testing continues

Firework platforms in place in World Showcase Lagoon as Harmonious testing continues
21 days ago

Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover reopening pushed back again

Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover reopening pushed back again
22 days ago

2021 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival begins in July

2021 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival begins in July
22 days ago

Virgin Atlantic to begin testing IATA Travel Pass as a means of proving testing and vaccination status

Virgin Atlantic to begin testing IATA Travel Pass as a means of proving testing and vaccination status
22 days ago

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom portal removal begins

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom portal removal begins
22 days ago

Magic Kingdom's PeopleMover remains on target for reopening this weekend

Magic Kingdom's PeopleMover remains on target for reopening this weekend
22 days ago

Construction walls down at Splitsville's new outdoor bar in Disney Springs

Construction walls down at Splitsville's new outdoor bar in Disney Springs
23 days ago

Walt Disney World's MagicMobile rolls out to more guests and first impressions of using it in the parks

Walt Disney World's MagicMobile rolls out to more guests and first impressions of using it in the parks
23 days ago

Florida Governor moves to prevent the use of vaccine passports in the state of Florida including at theme parks

Florida Governor moves to prevent the use of vaccine passports in the state of Florida including at theme parks
23 days ago

The Chapeau now closed at the Magic Kingdom

The Chapeau now closed at the Magic Kingdom
24 days ago

Main Street Confectionery opens in temporary location at Main Street Cinema

Main Street Confectionery opens in temporary location at Main Street Cinema
24 days ago

Walt Disney World recruiting a new Principal Fireworks Designer as a return of nighttime shows gets closer

Walt Disney World recruiting a new Principal Fireworks Designer as a return of nighttime shows gets closer
26 days ago

Kartika Rodriguez named as new Vice President EPCOT

Kartika Rodriguez named as new Vice President EPCOT
26 days ago

Walt Disney World theme park operating hours extended from April 11

Walt Disney World theme park operating hours extended from April 11
26 days ago

Close-up look at the new Chinese Theatre lighting and searchlights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Close-up look at the new Chinese Theatre lighting and searchlights at Disney's Hollywood Studios
27 days ago

Massive rental car shortage in Orlando more than quadruples prices for travelers next week

Massive rental car shortage in Orlando more than quadruples prices for travelers next week
27 days ago

Possibility of an EPCOT hotel surfaces once again

Possibility of an EPCOT hotel surfaces once again
30 days ago

World Celebration construction at EPCOT

World Celebration construction at EPCOT
31 days ago

Disney teases a little more of the new Jungle Cruise backstory

Disney teases a little more of the new Jungle Cruise backstory
1 month ago

Large 50th anniversary decoration piece now in-place at Cinderella Castle

Large 50th anniversary decoration piece now in-place at Cinderella Castle
1 month ago

Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction update

Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction update
1 month ago

Spotlights return to Disney's Hollywood Studios with new lighting at the Chinese Theatre

Spotlights return to Disney's Hollywood Studios with new lighting at the Chinese Theatre
1 month ago

La Gelateria construction continues at EPCOT'S Italy pavilion

La Gelateria construction continues at EPCOT'S Italy pavilion
1 month ago

Disney Cruise Line announces Summer 2022 itineraries

Disney Cruise Line announces Summer 2022 itineraries
1 month ago

First light fixture in place on EPCOT'S Spaceship Earth for 'Beacon of Magic' lighting effects

First light fixture in place on EPCOT'S Spaceship Earth for 'Beacon of Magic' lighting effects
1 month ago

Disneyland Resort will reopen both of its theme parks on April 30 using park reservations and restricted to California residents

Disneyland Resort will reopen both of its theme parks on April 30 using park reservations and restricted to California residents
1 month ago

Rebuilding of the Cinderella Castle stage continues at Magic Kingdom

Rebuilding of the Cinderella Castle stage continues at Magic Kingdom
1 month ago

The Spork returns to Star Wars Galaxy's Edge at Disney's Hollywood Studios

The Spork returns to Star Wars Galaxy's Edge at Disney's Hollywood Studios
1 month ago

Blizzard Beach water park ticket savings now available for Walt Disney World passholders

Blizzard Beach water park ticket savings now available for Walt Disney World passholders
1 month ago

PHOTO - Orange Bird 'thank you' magnet mailing soon to Walt Disney World passholders

PHOTO - Orange Bird 'thank you' magnet mailing soon to Walt Disney World passholders
1 month ago

PHOTOS - EPCOT France pavilion's Morris column area under refurbishment

PHOTOS - EPCOT France pavilion's Morris column area under refurbishment
1 month ago

New Walt Disney World discount launched today offers a 20% discount at Fort Wilderness Campgrounds

New Walt Disney World discount launched today offers a 20% discount at Fort Wilderness Campgrounds
1 month ago

PHOTOS - More  Magic Kingdom 50th anniversary decor added to Cinderella Castle

PHOTOS - More Magic Kingdom 50th anniversary decor added to Cinderella Castle
1 month ago

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition complete at EPCOT

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition complete at EPCOT
1 month ago

Park hopping remains available today despite all parks being at Park Pass capacity

Park hopping remains available today despite all parks being at Park Pass capacity
1 month ago

Walt Disney World enters Spring Break at maximum capacity with no Disney Park Pass availability for the next 9 days

Walt Disney World enters Spring Break at maximum capacity with no Disney Park Pass availability for the next 9 days
1 month ago

Disney MagicMobile Service coming soon to Walt Disney World beginning with Apple devices

Disney MagicMobile Service coming soon to Walt Disney World beginning with Apple devices
1 month ago

Luxury Hilton resort - Conrad Orlando at Evermore Resort - breaks ground next to Walt Disney World

Luxury Hilton resort - Conrad Orlando at Evermore Resort - breaks ground next to Walt Disney World
1 month ago

PHOTOS - First embellishment added to Cinderella Castle as part of the 50th anniversary makeover

PHOTOS - First embellishment added to Cinderella Castle as part of the 50th anniversary makeover
1 month ago

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

PHOTOS - Great Ceremonial House construction at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
1 month ago

VIDEO - Imagineers preview some of the new decor coming to Cinderella Castle for the 50th

VIDEO - Imagineers preview some of the new decor coming to Cinderella Castle for the 50th
1 month ago

Magic Kingdom's Main Street Confectionery closing for refurbishment

Magic Kingdom's Main Street Confectionery closing for refurbishment
1 month ago

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

PHOTOS - Latest look at TRON Lightcycle Run coaster at the Magic Kingdom
1 month ago

Remy's Ratatouille Adventure will open October 1 2021 at EPCOT

Remy's Ratatouille Adventure will open October 1 2021 at EPCOT
1 month ago

Disney Executive Chairman Bob Iger reiterates that he will leave the company on December 31 2021

Disney Executive Chairman Bob Iger reiterates that he will leave the company on December 31 2021
1 month ago

Spring Food and Wine Classic coming for the first time to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts

Spring Food and Wine Classic coming for the first time to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts
1 month ago

PHOTOS - Work at Cinderella Castle continues on the stage and moat

PHOTOS - Work at Cinderella Castle continues on the stage and moat
1 month ago

PHOTOS - EPCOT Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction

PHOTOS - EPCOT Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction
1 month ago

Disney's Blizzard Beach reopens after almost year long closure due to pandemic

Disney's Blizzard Beach reopens after almost year long closure due to pandemic
1 month ago

California Governor clears the way for Disneyland Resort in California to reopen as soon as April 1

California Governor clears the way for Disneyland Resort in California to reopen as soon as April 1
1 month ago

PHOTOS - Step inside a new Moana inspired room at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort

PHOTOS - Step inside a new Moana inspired room at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort
1 month ago

PHOTO - Harmonious water fountain testing underway at EPCOT

PHOTO - Harmonious water fountain testing underway at EPCOT
1 month ago

PHOTOS - EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival Outdoor Kitchen kiosks complete with menu pricing

PHOTOS - EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival Outdoor Kitchen kiosks complete with menu pricing
1 month ago

VIDEO - New perimeter lighting package on show at EPCOT'S main entrance

VIDEO - New perimeter lighting package on show at EPCOT'S main entrance
1 month ago

Disney announces it will close 20 percent of its Disney Store locations by the end of 2021

Disney announces it will close 20 percent of its Disney Store locations by the end of 2021
1 month ago

VIDEO - EPCOT main entrance debuts new background music

VIDEO - EPCOT main entrance debuts new background music
1 month ago

PHOTOS - Flags flying over the new EPCOT main entrance

PHOTOS - Flags flying over the new EPCOT main entrance
1 month ago

PHOTOS - Tour the topiary at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival

PHOTOS - Tour the topiary at the 2021 Taste of EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival
1 month ago

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

PHOTOS - How crews reach the top of the Harmonious icon barge
1 month ago

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition nearing completion at EPCOT

PHOTOS - Innoventions West demolition nearing completion at EPCOT
1 month 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
1 month 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 month 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 month 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
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months ago

Disney recruiting a Hotel Services director for Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser

Disney recruiting a Hotel Services director for Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Mad Tea Party now closed for refurbishment

PHOTOS - Mad Tea Party now closed for refurbishment
2 months ago

PHOTOS - Latest look at the Cinderella Castle stage refurbishment

PHOTOS - Latest look at the Cinderella Castle stage refurbishment
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months ago

Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover refurbishment extended into April

Tomorrowland Transit Authority PeopleMover refurbishment extended into April
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months 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
2 months ago

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

PHOTOS - The finished new-look Bonjour Village Gifts in Fantasyland
2 months ago