WDWMAGIC.COM News http://www.wdwmagic.com The latest news from the WDWMAGIC web site Sat, 31 Jul 2021 20:49:06 GMT Sat, 31 Jul 2021 20:49:06 GMT en-gb http://www.wdwmagic.com WDWMAGIC.COM http://www.wdwmagic.com/images/logo_rss_144w.png 144 59 WDWMAGIC.COM Showtimes for Magic Kingdom's new nighttime show 'Disney Enchantment' <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-enchantment/news/31jul2021-showtimes-for-magic-kingdoms-new-nighttime-show-disney-enchantment.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Disney-Enchantment_Full_42471.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The new show will debut as part of the park's 50th anniversary celebrations.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-enchantment/news/31jul2021-showtimes-for-magic-kingdoms-new-nighttime-show-disney-enchantment.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-enchantment/news/31jul2021-showtimes-for-magic-kingdoms-new-nighttime-show-disney-enchantment.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-enchantment/news/31jul2021-showtimes-for-magic-kingdoms-new-nighttime-show-disney-enchantment.htm Sat, 31 Jul 2021 20:49:06 GMT EPCOT'S Harmonious will break tradition with showtimes during the first weeks of October <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/31jul2021-showtimes-confirmed-for-epcots-harmonious-show-during-the-first-weeks-of-october.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/HarmonioUS_Full_43185.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Harmonious will break EPCOT tradition and will not take place at park close.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/31jul2021-showtimes-confirmed-for-epcots-harmonious-show-during-the-first-weeks-of-october.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/31jul2021-showtimes-confirmed-for-epcots-harmonious-show-during-the-first-weeks-of-october.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/31jul2021-showtimes-confirmed-for-epcots-harmonious-show-during-the-first-weeks-of-october.htm Sat, 31 Jul 2021 20:21:45 GMT Disney will require all salaried and non-union Cast Members to be vaccinated against COVID-19 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/30jul2021-disney-will-require-all-salaried-and-non-union-cast-members-to-be-vaccinated-against-covid-19.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_42182.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is supporting the fight against COVID-19 by stepping up efforts to improve health and safety among its guests and Cast Members.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/30jul2021-disney-will-require-all-salaried-and-non-union-cast-members-to-be-vaccinated-against-covid-19.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/30jul2021-disney-will-require-all-salaried-and-non-union-cast-members-to-be-vaccinated-against-covid-19.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/30jul2021-disney-will-require-all-salaried-and-non-union-cast-members-to-be-vaccinated-against-covid-19.htm Fri, 30 Jul 2021 20:32:36 GMT Walt Disney World Extended Evening Hours dates for October at EPCOT and Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/extra-magic-hours/news/30jul2021-walt-disney-world-extended-evening-hours-dates-for-october.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Extra-Magic-Hours_Full_40584.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>There will be four dates in October at both EPCOT and Magic Kingdom<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/extra-magic-hours/news/30jul2021-walt-disney-world-extended-evening-hours-dates-for-october.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/extra-magic-hours/news/30jul2021-walt-disney-world-extended-evening-hours-dates-for-october.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/extra-magic-hours/news/30jul2021-walt-disney-world-extended-evening-hours-dates-for-october.htm Fri, 30 Jul 2021 20:10:22 GMT EPCOT operating hours extended alongside new openings in October <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/30jul2021-epcot-operating-hours-extended-alongside-new-openings-at-epcot-in-october.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Operating-Hours_Full_30115.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is expecting a busy start to October at EPCOT as evening hours are extended.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/30jul2021-epcot-operating-hours-extended-alongside-new-openings-at-epcot-in-october.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/30jul2021-epcot-operating-hours-extended-alongside-new-openings-at-epcot-in-october.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/30jul2021-epcot-operating-hours-extended-alongside-new-openings-at-epcot-in-october.htm Fri, 30 Jul 2021 18:03:06 GMT Cast Member previews of Remy's Ratatouille Adventure coming in August to EPCOT <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/ratatouille/news/30jul2021-cast-member-preview-of-remys-ratatouille-adventure-coming-in-august-to-epcot.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Ratatouille_Full_43222.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Remy's Ratatouille Adventure will officially open on October 1 2021<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/ratatouille/news/30jul2021-cast-member-preview-of-remys-ratatouille-adventure-coming-in-august-to-epcot.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/ratatouille/news/30jul2021-cast-member-preview-of-remys-ratatouille-adventure-coming-in-august-to-epcot.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/ratatouille/news/30jul2021-cast-member-preview-of-remys-ratatouille-adventure-coming-in-august-to-epcot.htm Fri, 30 Jul 2021 17:24:31 GMT Everything you need to know about Walt Disney World's return to masks for summer 2021 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/30jul2021-everything-you-need-to-know-about-walt-disney-worlds-return-to-masks.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Magic-Kingdom_Full_43208.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Updates from the Magic Kingdom on the first day of new mask requirements when indoors.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/30jul2021-everything-you-need-to-know-about-walt-disney-worlds-return-to-masks.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/30jul2021-everything-you-need-to-know-about-walt-disney-worlds-return-to-masks.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/30jul2021-everything-you-need-to-know-about-walt-disney-worlds-return-to-masks.htm Fri, 30 Jul 2021 14:27:42 GMT Listen to Walt Disney Imagineers reveal new details about the upcoming Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser at Walt Disney World opening spring 2022 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser/news/30jul2021-listen-to-walt-disney-imagineers-reveal-new-details-about-the-upcoming-star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-at-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Star-Wars-Galactic-Starcruiser_Full_43207.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Find out more about the two night Star Wars adventure coming to Walt Disney World in 2022.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser/news/30jul2021-listen-to-walt-disney-imagineers-reveal-new-details-about-the-upcoming-star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-at-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser/news/30jul2021-listen-to-walt-disney-imagineers-reveal-new-details-about-the-upcoming-star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-at-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser/news/30jul2021-listen-to-walt-disney-imagineers-reveal-new-details-about-the-upcoming-star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-at-walt-disney-world.htm Fri, 30 Jul 2021 14:03:28 GMT New chimpanzee scenes debut at Magic Kingdom's Jungle Cruise <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/30jul2021-new-chimpanzee-scenes-debut-at-magic-kingdoms-jungle-cruise.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Jungle-Cruise_Full_43200.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The updates to the Jungle Cruise at Magic Kingdom keep coming ahead of completion this summer.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/30jul2021-new-chimpanzee-scenes-debut-at-magic-kingdoms-jungle-cruise.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/30jul2021-new-chimpanzee-scenes-debut-at-magic-kingdoms-jungle-cruise.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/30jul2021-new-chimpanzee-scenes-debut-at-magic-kingdoms-jungle-cruise.htm Fri, 30 Jul 2021 13:50:24 GMT Disney continues selling character-themed masks at heavily discounted prices despite new mask requirements <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/29jul2021-disney-continues-selling-character-themed-masks-at-heavily-discounted-prices-despite-new-mask-requirements.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_42548.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Walt Disney World guests will be required to wear masks again from July 30.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/29jul2021-disney-continues-selling-character-themed-masks-at-heavily-discounted-prices-despite-new-mask-requirements.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/29jul2021-disney-continues-selling-character-themed-masks-at-heavily-discounted-prices-despite-new-mask-requirements.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/29jul2021-disney-continues-selling-character-themed-masks-at-heavily-discounted-prices-despite-new-mask-requirements.htm Thu, 29 Jul 2021 15:15:10 GMT Disney advises that it may update Walt Disney World health and safety measures at any time without warning <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/29jul2021-disney-advises-that-it-may-update-walt-disney-world-health-and-safety-measures-at-any-time-without-warning.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_42182.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is preparing for an uncertain period ahead as COVID-19 conditions dictate different health and safety protocols.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/29jul2021-disney-advises-that-it-may-update-walt-disney-world-health-and-safety-measures-at-any-time-without-warning.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/29jul2021-disney-advises-that-it-may-update-walt-disney-world-health-and-safety-measures-at-any-time-without-warning.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/29jul2021-disney-advises-that-it-may-update-walt-disney-world-health-and-safety-measures-at-any-time-without-warning.htm Thu, 29 Jul 2021 14:13:59 GMT Disney updates mask policy for Walt Disney World to require everyone to wear masks when indoors <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-disney-updates-mask-policy-for-walt-disney-world-to-require-everyone-to-wear-masks-when-indoors.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_37997.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Guests visiting Walt Disney World will once again be required to wear masks when indoors.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-disney-updates-mask-policy-for-walt-disney-world-to-require-everyone-to-wear-masks-when-indoors.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-disney-updates-mask-policy-for-walt-disney-world-to-require-everyone-to-wear-masks-when-indoors.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-disney-updates-mask-policy-for-walt-disney-world-to-require-everyone-to-wear-masks-when-indoors.htm Wed, 28 Jul 2021 22:03:16 GMT Mayor Jerry Demings outlines new directives to control surging cases of COVID-19 in Orange County with new Executive Order <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-mayor-jerry-demings-outlines-new-directives-to-control-surging-cases-of-covid-19-in-orange-county.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_37997.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The 14-day positivity rate is now 15.58%, a new record, and four times higher than it was just three weeks ago.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-mayor-jerry-demings-outlines-new-directives-to-control-surging-cases-of-covid-19-in-orange-county.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-mayor-jerry-demings-outlines-new-directives-to-control-surging-cases-of-covid-19-in-orange-county.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-mayor-jerry-demings-outlines-new-directives-to-control-surging-cases-of-covid-19-in-orange-county.htm Wed, 28 Jul 2021 20:41:33 GMT Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is the first of the major Florida attractions to resume mask requirements <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-kennedy-space-center-visitor-complex-is-the-first-of-the-major-florida-attractions-to-resume-mask-requirements.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_37997.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Masks are now required for all guests when indoors at the space center - we still await an update from Disney.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-kennedy-space-center-visitor-complex-is-the-first-of-the-major-florida-attractions-to-resume-mask-requirements.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-kennedy-space-center-visitor-complex-is-the-first-of-the-major-florida-attractions-to-resume-mask-requirements.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/28jul2021-kennedy-space-center-visitor-complex-is-the-first-of-the-major-florida-attractions-to-resume-mask-requirements.htm Wed, 28 Jul 2021 17:39:54 GMT More construction walls up beneath Spaceship Earth along with restroom closure <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/28jul2021-more-construction-walls-up-under-spaceship-earth-along-with-restroom-closure.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Epcot_Full_43186.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Work is continuing on improvements around Spaceship Earth at EPCOT.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/28jul2021-more-construction-walls-up-under-spaceship-earth-along-with-restroom-closure.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/28jul2021-more-construction-walls-up-under-spaceship-earth-along-with-restroom-closure.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/28jul2021-more-construction-walls-up-under-spaceship-earth-along-with-restroom-closure.htm Wed, 28 Jul 2021 16:22:26 GMT California Grill at Disney's Contemporary Resort unavailable for booking from October 2 as a new dining experience is expected <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/california-grill/news/28jul2021-california-grill-at-disneys-contemporary-resort-unavailable-for-booking-from-october-2.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/elements/California-Grill.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>A new dining experience is coming to the rooftop restaurant at the Contemporary Resort.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/california-grill/news/28jul2021-california-grill-at-disneys-contemporary-resort-unavailable-for-booking-from-october-2.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/california-grill/news/28jul2021-california-grill-at-disneys-contemporary-resort-unavailable-for-booking-from-october-2.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/california-grill/news/28jul2021-california-grill-at-disneys-contemporary-resort-unavailable-for-booking-from-october-2.htm Wed, 28 Jul 2021 12:04:17 GMT Disney Park Pass availability refreshed again for the start of the 50th anniversary on October 1 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/28jul2021-disney-park-pass-availability-refreshed-again-for-the-start-of-the-50th-anniversary-on-october-1.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/elements/MyMagicPlus.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>All categories of tickets have availability on October 1.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/28jul2021-disney-park-pass-availability-refreshed-again-for-the-start-of-the-50th-anniversary-on-october-1.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/28jul2021-disney-park-pass-availability-refreshed-again-for-the-start-of-the-50th-anniversary-on-october-1.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/28jul2021-disney-park-pass-availability-refreshed-again-for-the-start-of-the-50th-anniversary-on-october-1.htm Wed, 28 Jul 2021 00:25:13 GMT First look video from the upcoming Harmonious nighttime spectacular at EPCOT <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/27jul2021-disney-shares-more-details-on-the-upcoming-harmonious-nighttime-spectacular-at-epcot.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/HarmonioUS_Full_42473.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>See the first video of Harmonious shot from inside EPCOT.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/27jul2021-disney-shares-more-details-on-the-upcoming-harmonious-nighttime-spectacular-at-epcot.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/27jul2021-disney-shares-more-details-on-the-upcoming-harmonious-nighttime-spectacular-at-epcot.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/27jul2021-disney-shares-more-details-on-the-upcoming-harmonious-nighttime-spectacular-at-epcot.htm Tue, 27 Jul 2021 19:04:53 GMT CDC updates guidance and recommends masks when indoors, even for those who are fully vaccinated, with likely implications for Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/27jul2021-cdc-updates-guidance-and-recommends-masks-when-indoors,-even-for-those-who-are-fully-vaccinated,-with-likely-implications-for-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_37772.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>It seems likely we may see a revision to Disney World's mask policy given new recommendations by the CDC.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/27jul2021-cdc-updates-guidance-and-recommends-masks-when-indoors,-even-for-those-who-are-fully-vaccinated,-with-likely-implications-for-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/27jul2021-cdc-updates-guidance-and-recommends-masks-when-indoors,-even-for-those-who-are-fully-vaccinated,-with-likely-implications-for-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/27jul2021-cdc-updates-guidance-and-recommends-masks-when-indoors,-even-for-those-who-are-fully-vaccinated,-with-likely-implications-for-walt-disney-world.htm Tue, 27 Jul 2021 18:52:28 GMT Toledo, Yachtsman Steakhouse, Columbia Harbour House and Pizzafari get reopening dates at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/toledo/news/27jul2021-toledo,-yachtsman-steakhouse,-columbia-harbour-house-and-pizzafari-get-reopening-dates-at-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Toledo_Full_35581.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>More restaurants will reopen at Disney World resort hotels and theme parks in August.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/toledo/news/27jul2021-toledo,-yachtsman-steakhouse,-columbia-harbour-house-and-pizzafari-get-reopening-dates-at-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/toledo/news/27jul2021-toledo,-yachtsman-steakhouse,-columbia-harbour-house-and-pizzafari-get-reopening-dates-at-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/toledo/news/27jul2021-toledo,-yachtsman-steakhouse,-columbia-harbour-house-and-pizzafari-get-reopening-dates-at-walt-disney-world.htm Tue, 27 Jul 2021 18:05:40 GMT Hardware swap-out continues on the Harmonious show platform barges at EPCOT <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/27jul2021-hardware-swap-out-continues-on-the-harmonious-show-platform-barges.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/HarmonioUS_Full_43117.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Although show programming has finished, maintenance and repair work is continuing on Harmonious.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/27jul2021-hardware-swap-out-continues-on-the-harmonious-show-platform-barges.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/27jul2021-hardware-swap-out-continues-on-the-harmonious-show-platform-barges.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/harmonious/news/27jul2021-hardware-swap-out-continues-on-the-harmonious-show-platform-barges.htm Tue, 27 Jul 2021 15:41:13 GMT New structural steel going up at TRON Lightcycle Run construction site <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tron/news/27jul2021-new-structural-steel-going-up-at-tron-lightcycle-run-construction-site.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Tron_Full_43173.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The new steel is possibly related to the rerouting of the railroad track.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tron/news/27jul2021-new-structural-steel-going-up-at-tron-lightcycle-run-construction-site.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tron/news/27jul2021-new-structural-steel-going-up-at-tron-lightcycle-run-construction-site.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tron/news/27jul2021-new-structural-steel-going-up-at-tron-lightcycle-run-construction-site.htm Tue, 27 Jul 2021 13:16:12 GMT Refurbishment update - Partners statue at Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/27jul2021-refurbishment-update---partners-statue-at-magic-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Magic-Kingdom_Full_43182.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Work is moving quickly on refurbishing the Magic Kingdom's iconic sculpture in the center of the hub.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/27jul2021-refurbishment-update---partners-statue-at-magic-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/27jul2021-refurbishment-update---partners-statue-at-magic-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/27jul2021-refurbishment-update---partners-statue-at-magic-kingdom.htm Tue, 27 Jul 2021 12:03:45 GMT EPCOT gets a handful of pre-11am openings in August 2021 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/26jul2021-epcot-gets-a-handful-of-pre-11am-openings-in-august-2021.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Operating-Hours_Full_30115.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>EPCOT will be opening at 10am on a couple of days in August - the longest hours we have seen since it reopened.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/26jul2021-epcot-gets-a-handful-of-pre-11am-openings-in-august-2021.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/26jul2021-epcot-gets-a-handful-of-pre-11am-openings-in-august-2021.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/26jul2021-epcot-gets-a-handful-of-pre-11am-openings-in-august-2021.htm Mon, 26 Jul 2021 19:30:53 GMT Bob Chapek and Josh D'Amaro to speak at Destination D23 coming to Walt Disney World in November <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/d23/news/26jul2021-bob-chapek-and-josh-damaro-to-speak-at-destination-d23-coming-to-walt-disney-world-in-november.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/D23_Full_35983.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The exclusive presentation will feature updates on some of the most anticipated Disney projects around the world.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/d23/news/26jul2021-bob-chapek-and-josh-damaro-to-speak-at-destination-d23-coming-to-walt-disney-world-in-november.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/d23/news/26jul2021-bob-chapek-and-josh-damaro-to-speak-at-destination-d23-coming-to-walt-disney-world-in-november.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/d23/news/26jul2021-bob-chapek-and-josh-damaro-to-speak-at-destination-d23-coming-to-walt-disney-world-in-november.htm Mon, 26 Jul 2021 17:25:14 GMT Orange County Mayor Jerry Demings continues to explore a way to return to a mask mandate <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/26jul2021-orange-county-mayor-jerry-demings-continues-to-explore-a-way-to-return-to-a-mask-mandate.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_37772.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Orange County Mayor says "We're now in crisis mode"<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/26jul2021-orange-county-mayor-jerry-demings-continues-to-explore-a-way-to-return-to-a-mask-mandate.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/26jul2021-orange-county-mayor-jerry-demings-continues-to-explore-a-way-to-return-to-a-mask-mandate.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/26jul2021-orange-county-mayor-jerry-demings-continues-to-explore-a-way-to-return-to-a-mask-mandate.htm Mon, 26 Jul 2021 14:59:13 GMT Cheshire Cafe and Prince Eric's Village Market have reopened at Magic Kingdom today <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/enchanted-grove/news/26jul2021-cheshire-cafe-and-prince-erics-village-market-have-reopened-at-magic-kingdom-today.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Enchanted-Grove_Full_43162.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The phased reopening of the Magic Kingdom's food and beverage operations continues today with two more snack kiosks.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/enchanted-grove/news/26jul2021-cheshire-cafe-and-prince-erics-village-market-have-reopened-at-magic-kingdom-today.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/enchanted-grove/news/26jul2021-cheshire-cafe-and-prince-erics-village-market-have-reopened-at-magic-kingdom-today.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/enchanted-grove/news/26jul2021-cheshire-cafe-and-prince-erics-village-market-have-reopened-at-magic-kingdom-today.htm Mon, 26 Jul 2021 13:57:34 GMT Refurbished sign returns to the main entrance of Peter Pan's Flight at the Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/peter-pans-flight/news/26jul2021-refurbished-sign-returns-to-peter-pans-flight-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Peter-Pans-Flight_Full_43159.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The exterior refurbishment at the Magic Kingdom classic dark ride is now complete.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/peter-pans-flight/news/26jul2021-refurbished-sign-returns-to-peter-pans-flight-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/peter-pans-flight/news/26jul2021-refurbished-sign-returns-to-peter-pans-flight-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/peter-pans-flight/news/26jul2021-refurbished-sign-returns-to-peter-pans-flight-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm Mon, 26 Jul 2021 13:40:19 GMT Operating hours extended at Magic Kingdom, Disney's Hollywood Studios and EPCOT in latest Disney World operating hours update <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/23jul2021-operating-hours-extended-at-magic-kingdom,-disneys-hollywood-studios-and-epcot-in-latest-disney-world-operating-hours-update.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Operating-Hours_Full_30115.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Walt Disney World operating hours are now available through October 9 2021.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/23jul2021-operating-hours-extended-at-magic-kingdom,-disneys-hollywood-studios-and-epcot-in-latest-disney-world-operating-hours-update.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/23jul2021-operating-hours-extended-at-magic-kingdom,-disneys-hollywood-studios-and-epcot-in-latest-disney-world-operating-hours-update.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/23jul2021-operating-hours-extended-at-magic-kingdom,-disneys-hollywood-studios-and-epcot-in-latest-disney-world-operating-hours-update.htm Fri, 23 Jul 2021 17:28:02 GMT Jungle Cruise officially becomes 'World Famous' with more updates to the new main entrance sign <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/23jul2021-jungle-cruise-becomes-world-famous-with-more-updates-to-the-new-main-entrance-sign.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Jungle-Cruise_Full_43152.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The newly unveiled Jungle Cruise sign has more details and includes the 'famous' tag line.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/23jul2021-jungle-cruise-becomes-world-famous-with-more-updates-to-the-new-main-entrance-sign.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/23jul2021-jungle-cruise-becomes-world-famous-with-more-updates-to-the-new-main-entrance-sign.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/23jul2021-jungle-cruise-becomes-world-famous-with-more-updates-to-the-new-main-entrance-sign.htm Fri, 23 Jul 2021 14:11:40 GMT Installation of the Disney World 50th anniversary crest completes the Cinderella Castle celebration look <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/cinderella-castle/news/23jul2021-installation-of-the-50th-anniversary-crest-completes-the-cinderella-castle-celebration-look.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Cinderella-Castle_Full_43141.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Cinderella Castle is ready for the 18 month celebration beginning October 1 2021.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/cinderella-castle/news/23jul2021-installation-of-the-50th-anniversary-crest-completes-the-cinderella-castle-celebration-look.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/cinderella-castle/news/23jul2021-installation-of-the-50th-anniversary-crest-completes-the-cinderella-castle-celebration-look.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/cinderella-castle/news/23jul2021-installation-of-the-50th-anniversary-crest-completes-the-cinderella-castle-celebration-look.htm Fri, 23 Jul 2021 13:36:21 GMT Disney announces the return of Disney Cruise Line voyages from Florida in early August with masks and testing <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/23jul2021-disney-announces-the-return-of-disney-cruise-line-voyages-from-florida.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_43122.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Disney Dream sets sail August 9 2021.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/23jul2021-disney-announces-the-return-of-disney-cruise-line-voyages-from-florida.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/23jul2021-disney-announces-the-return-of-disney-cruise-line-voyages-from-florida.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/23jul2021-disney-announces-the-return-of-disney-cruise-line-voyages-from-florida.htm Fri, 23 Jul 2021 10:31:04 GMT More performances of 'A Celebration of Festival of the Lion King' to begin soon at Disney's Animal Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/festival-of-the-lion-king/news/22jul2021-more-performances-of-a-celebration-of-festival-of-the-lion-king-to-begin-soon-at-disneys-animal-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Festival-of-the-Lion-King_Full_38798.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The show will begin earlier in the day to accommodate more performances.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/festival-of-the-lion-king/news/22jul2021-more-performances-of-a-celebration-of-festival-of-the-lion-king-to-begin-soon-at-disneys-animal-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/festival-of-the-lion-king/news/22jul2021-more-performances-of-a-celebration-of-festival-of-the-lion-king-to-begin-soon-at-disneys-animal-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/festival-of-the-lion-king/news/22jul2021-more-performances-of-a-celebration-of-festival-of-the-lion-king-to-begin-soon-at-disneys-animal-kingdom.htm Thu, 22 Jul 2021 21:23:37 GMT Tomorrowland's new walkway concrete design moves across the bridge towards the hub at the Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/22jul2021-tomorrowlands-new-walkway-concrete-design-moves-across-the-bridge-towards-the-hub.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Tomorrowland_Full_43111.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Latest look at the new walkway from the hub into Tomorrowland.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/22jul2021-tomorrowlands-new-walkway-concrete-design-moves-across-the-bridge-towards-the-hub.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/22jul2021-tomorrowlands-new-walkway-concrete-design-moves-across-the-bridge-towards-the-hub.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/tomorrowland/news/22jul2021-tomorrowlands-new-walkway-concrete-design-moves-across-the-bridge-towards-the-hub.htm Thu, 22 Jul 2021 20:10:14 GMT Walt Disney World 50th anniversary touches coming to Orlando International Airport along with new Magic of Disney store location <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/the-worlds-most-magical-celebration/news/22jul2021-walt-disney-world-50th-anniversary-touches-coming-to-orlando-international-airport-along-with-new-magic-of-disney-store-location.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/The-Worlds-Most-Magical-Celebration_Full_43109.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney is strengthening its relationship with Orlando International Airport with a new promotion and third retail store.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/the-worlds-most-magical-celebration/news/22jul2021-walt-disney-world-50th-anniversary-touches-coming-to-orlando-international-airport-along-with-new-magic-of-disney-store-location.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/the-worlds-most-magical-celebration/news/22jul2021-walt-disney-world-50th-anniversary-touches-coming-to-orlando-international-airport-along-with-new-magic-of-disney-store-location.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/the-worlds-most-magical-celebration/news/22jul2021-walt-disney-world-50th-anniversary-touches-coming-to-orlando-international-airport-along-with-new-magic-of-disney-store-location.htm Thu, 22 Jul 2021 13:09:58 GMT Work begins on the Partners statue at Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/22jul2021-work-begins-on-the-partners-statue-at-magic-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Magic-Kingdom_Full_43098.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The iconic centerpiece in the center of the hub has been stripped down to bare metal.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/22jul2021-work-begins-on-the-partners-statue-at-magic-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/22jul2021-work-begins-on-the-partners-statue-at-magic-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/22jul2021-work-begins-on-the-partners-statue-at-magic-kingdom.htm Thu, 22 Jul 2021 11:45:48 GMT Poster revealed for the upcoming Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser experience coming to Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser/news/21jul2021-poster-revealed-for-the-upcoming-star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-experience-coming-to-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Star-Wars-Galactic-Starcruiser_Full_43106.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney continues building the excitement to the opening of its new Star Wars hotel experience in 2022.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser/news/21jul2021-poster-revealed-for-the-upcoming-star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-experience-coming-to-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser/news/21jul2021-poster-revealed-for-the-upcoming-star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-experience-coming-to-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/star-wars-galactic-starcruiser/news/21jul2021-poster-revealed-for-the-upcoming-star-wars-galactic-starcruiser-experience-coming-to-walt-disney-world.htm Wed, 21 Jul 2021 19:09:04 GMT Disney Park Pass availability refreshed for the start of the 50th anniversary on October 1 at both EPCOT and Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/21jul2021-disney-park-pass-availability-refreshed-for-the-start-of-the-50th-anniversary-on-october-1.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/MyMagicPlus_Full_43104.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Guests looking to take part in the October 1 kick-off of the 50th events have a chance to get Park Passes today.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/21jul2021-disney-park-pass-availability-refreshed-for-the-start-of-the-50th-anniversary-on-october-1.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/21jul2021-disney-park-pass-availability-refreshed-for-the-start-of-the-50th-anniversary-on-october-1.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/21jul2021-disney-park-pass-availability-refreshed-for-the-start-of-the-50th-anniversary-on-october-1.htm Wed, 21 Jul 2021 18:57:45 GMT Disney sets closing dates for two firework shows - 'Happily Ever After' and 'EPCOT Forever' <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/happily-ever-after/news/21jul2021-disneys-sets-closing-dates-set-for-two-firework-shows---happily-ever-after-and-epcot-forever.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Happily-Ever-After_Full_30200.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>With two new firework shows debuting at Walt Disney World as part of the 50th anniversary two shows will close.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/happily-ever-after/news/21jul2021-disneys-sets-closing-dates-set-for-two-firework-shows---happily-ever-after-and-epcot-forever.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/happily-ever-after/news/21jul2021-disneys-sets-closing-dates-set-for-two-firework-shows---happily-ever-after-and-epcot-forever.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/happily-ever-after/news/21jul2021-disneys-sets-closing-dates-set-for-two-firework-shows---happily-ever-after-and-epcot-forever.htm Wed, 21 Jul 2021 17:15:50 GMT Opening dates set for the return of the Laugh Floor, Beauty and the Beast, Turtle Talk and more at Walt Disney World this summer <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club/news/21jul2021-opening-dates-set-for-the-return-of-the-laugh-floor,-beauty-and-the-beast,-turtle-talk-and-more-.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Monsters-Inc-Laugh-Floor-Comedy-Club_Full_41941.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>More live entertainment will be back at the Disney World theme parks in August.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club/news/21jul2021-opening-dates-set-for-the-return-of-the-laugh-floor,-beauty-and-the-beast,-turtle-talk-and-more-.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club/news/21jul2021-opening-dates-set-for-the-return-of-the-laugh-floor,-beauty-and-the-beast,-turtle-talk-and-more-.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club/news/21jul2021-opening-dates-set-for-the-return-of-the-laugh-floor,-beauty-and-the-beast,-turtle-talk-and-more-.htm Wed, 21 Jul 2021 17:05:31 GMT Scaffolding up at the Magic Kingdom's 'Be Our Guest Restaurant' as exterior refurbishment gets underway <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/be-our-guest-restaurant/news/21jul2021-scaffolding-up-at-the-magic-kingdoms-be-our-guest-restaurant-as-exterior-refurbishment-gets-underway.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Be-Our-Guest-Restaurant_Full_43086.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>More of New Fantasyland is being refreshed as the Magic Kingdom prepares for its 50th anniversary.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/be-our-guest-restaurant/news/21jul2021-scaffolding-up-at-the-magic-kingdoms-be-our-guest-restaurant-as-exterior-refurbishment-gets-underway.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/be-our-guest-restaurant/news/21jul2021-scaffolding-up-at-the-magic-kingdoms-be-our-guest-restaurant-as-exterior-refurbishment-gets-underway.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/be-our-guest-restaurant/news/21jul2021-scaffolding-up-at-the-magic-kingdoms-be-our-guest-restaurant-as-exterior-refurbishment-gets-underway.htm Wed, 21 Jul 2021 14:41:15 GMT New sign at the Jungle Cruise replaces spears and masks with Jungle Navigation Co. logo <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/21jul2021-new-sign-at-the-jungle-cruise-replaces-spears-and-masks-with-jungle-navigation-co.-logo.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Jungle-Cruise_Full_43083.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The new additions to the Jungle Cruise continue this week with work on the main entrance sign.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/21jul2021-new-sign-at-the-jungle-cruise-replaces-spears-and-masks-with-jungle-navigation-co.-logo.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/21jul2021-new-sign-at-the-jungle-cruise-replaces-spears-and-masks-with-jungle-navigation-co.-logo.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/21jul2021-new-sign-at-the-jungle-cruise-replaces-spears-and-masks-with-jungle-navigation-co.-logo.htm Wed, 21 Jul 2021 13:53:29 GMT Rehearsals begin at Monsters Inc Laugh Floor Comedy Club as reopening nears <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club/news/20jul2021-rehearsals-begin-at-monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club-as-reopening-nears.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Monsters-Inc-Laugh-Floor-Comedy-Club_Full_41941.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Another indoor show appears to be set for an imminent return at Walt Disney World.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club/news/20jul2021-rehearsals-begin-at-monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club-as-reopening-nears.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club/news/20jul2021-rehearsals-begin-at-monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club-as-reopening-nears.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club/news/20jul2021-rehearsals-begin-at-monsters-inc-laugh-floor-comedy-club-as-reopening-nears.htm Tue, 20 Jul 2021 19:50:01 GMT Former FastPass+ kiosks continue to be uncovered at Magic Kingdom as interest surrounds the possibility of a paid FastPass offering <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/20jul2021-former-fastpass-kiosks-continue-to-be-uncovered-at-magic-kingdom-as-interest-surrounds-the-possibility-of-a-paid-fastpass-offering.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/MyMagicPlus_Full_42998.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>FastPass+ is not currently available at Walt Disney World theme parks, but something new may be coming soon.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/20jul2021-former-fastpass-kiosks-continue-to-be-uncovered-at-magic-kingdom-as-interest-surrounds-the-possibility-of-a-paid-fastpass-offering.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/20jul2021-former-fastpass-kiosks-continue-to-be-uncovered-at-magic-kingdom-as-interest-surrounds-the-possibility-of-a-paid-fastpass-offering.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/20jul2021-former-fastpass-kiosks-continue-to-be-uncovered-at-magic-kingdom-as-interest-surrounds-the-possibility-of-a-paid-fastpass-offering.htm Tue, 20 Jul 2021 15:39:44 GMT Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind construction update from EPCOT as the project enters its fifth year <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/guardians-of-the-galaxy/news/20jul2021-guardians-of-the-galaxy-cosmic-rewind-construction-update-from-epcot.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Guardians-of-the-Galaxy_Full_43041.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>A view of the Guardians of the Galaxy construction site from the EPCOT monorail.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/guardians-of-the-galaxy/news/20jul2021-guardians-of-the-galaxy-cosmic-rewind-construction-update-from-epcot.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/guardians-of-the-galaxy/news/20jul2021-guardians-of-the-galaxy-cosmic-rewind-construction-update-from-epcot.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/guardians-of-the-galaxy/news/20jul2021-guardians-of-the-galaxy-cosmic-rewind-construction-update-from-epcot.htm Tue, 20 Jul 2021 13:49:07 GMT Disney World's Hall of Presidents to reopen in August and a first look at the Joe Biden animatronic <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/hall-of-presidents/news/19jul2021-hall-of-presidents-to-reopen-in-august-and-a-first-look-at-the-joe-biden-animatronic.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Hall-of-Presidents_Full_43075.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The updated show will return in August at the Magic Kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/hall-of-presidents/news/19jul2021-hall-of-presidents-to-reopen-in-august-and-a-first-look-at-the-joe-biden-animatronic.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/hall-of-presidents/news/19jul2021-hall-of-presidents-to-reopen-in-august-and-a-first-look-at-the-joe-biden-animatronic.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/hall-of-presidents/news/19jul2021-hall-of-presidents-to-reopen-in-august-and-a-first-look-at-the-joe-biden-animatronic.htm Mon, 19 Jul 2021 21:22:36 GMT Magic Kingdom's iconic Partners sculpture to be refurbished for the 50th anniversary <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/19jul2021-magic-kingdoms-iconic-partners-statue-to-be-refurbished-for-the-50th-anniversary.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Magic-Kingdom_Full_38198.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Walt and Mickey will be fully restored for the October 1 start of Walt Disney World's 50th celebrations.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/19jul2021-magic-kingdoms-iconic-partners-statue-to-be-refurbished-for-the-50th-anniversary.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/19jul2021-magic-kingdoms-iconic-partners-statue-to-be-refurbished-for-the-50th-anniversary.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/19jul2021-magic-kingdoms-iconic-partners-statue-to-be-refurbished-for-the-50th-anniversary.htm Mon, 19 Jul 2021 17:26:47 GMT Orange County Mayor appeals to businesses to require masks to be worn when indoors and in crowded spaces regardless of vaccination status <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/19jul2021-orange-county-mayor-appeals-to-businesses-to-require-masks-to-be-worn-when-indoors-and-in-crowded-spaces-regardless-of-vaccination-status.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_37772.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Orange County is seeing COVID conditions similar to January 2021 as alarm bells ring among leaders.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/19jul2021-orange-county-mayor-appeals-to-businesses-to-require-masks-to-be-worn-when-indoors-and-in-crowded-spaces-regardless-of-vaccination-status.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/19jul2021-orange-county-mayor-appeals-to-businesses-to-require-masks-to-be-worn-when-indoors-and-in-crowded-spaces-regardless-of-vaccination-status.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/19jul2021-orange-county-mayor-appeals-to-businesses-to-require-masks-to-be-worn-when-indoors-and-in-crowded-spaces-regardless-of-vaccination-status.htm Mon, 19 Jul 2021 15:29:09 GMT Disney World's character cavalcade showtimes are now listed in My Disney Experience <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-epcot/news/19jul2021-disney-worlds-character-cavalcade-showtimes-are-now-on-my-disney-experience.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Character-Meet-and-Greets-at-Epcot_Full_39003.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Cavalcades are still being performed in place of full parades and meet and greets at Walt Disney World theme parks.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-epcot/news/19jul2021-disney-worlds-character-cavalcade-showtimes-are-now-on-my-disney-experience.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-epcot/news/19jul2021-disney-worlds-character-cavalcade-showtimes-are-now-on-my-disney-experience.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/character-meet-and-greets-at-epcot/news/19jul2021-disney-worlds-character-cavalcade-showtimes-are-now-on-my-disney-experience.htm Mon, 19 Jul 2021 14:13:00 GMT Trader Sam's Grog Grotto reopens today at Walt Disney World's Polynesian Village Resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/trader-sams-grog-grotto/news/19jul2021-trader-sams-grog-grotto-reopens-today-at-walt-disney-worlds-polynesian-village-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/Trader-Sams-Grog-Grotto_Full_23782.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The popular lounge at the Polynesian returns.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/trader-sams-grog-grotto/news/19jul2021-trader-sams-grog-grotto-reopens-today-at-walt-disney-worlds-polynesian-village-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/trader-sams-grog-grotto/news/19jul2021-trader-sams-grog-grotto-reopens-today-at-walt-disney-worlds-polynesian-village-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/trader-sams-grog-grotto/news/19jul2021-trader-sams-grog-grotto-reopens-today-at-walt-disney-worlds-polynesian-village-resort.htm Mon, 19 Jul 2021 13:06:21 GMT Monorail view of Creations Shop and Club Cool construction at EPCOT <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/creations-shop/news/19jul2021-monorail-view-of-creations-shop-and-club-cool-construction-at-epcot.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/shopping/Fullsize/Creations-Shop_Full_43048.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>See the latest progress from overhead views of the upcoming World Celebration at EPCOT.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/creations-shop/news/19jul2021-monorail-view-of-creations-shop-and-club-cool-construction-at-epcot.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/creations-shop/news/19jul2021-monorail-view-of-creations-shop-and-club-cool-construction-at-epcot.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/shopping/creations-shop/news/19jul2021-monorail-view-of-creations-shop-and-club-cool-construction-at-epcot.htm Mon, 19 Jul 2021 12:34:42 GMT Walt Disney World Monorail System returns to EPCOT after 16 month closure <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/18jul2021-walt-disney-world-monorail-system-returns-to-epcot-after-18-month-closure.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/transportation/Fullsize/Monorail_Full_43028.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The monorail system at Walt Disney World is now in full operation with all beams operating.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/18jul2021-walt-disney-world-monorail-system-returns-to-epcot-after-18-month-closure.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/18jul2021-walt-disney-world-monorail-system-returns-to-epcot-after-18-month-closure.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/18jul2021-walt-disney-world-monorail-system-returns-to-epcot-after-18-month-closure.htm Sun, 18 Jul 2021 14:50:54 GMT Imagineer Tom Fitzgerald goes behind-the-scenes on making the new Coco scene for Mickey's PhilharMagic <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-philharmagic/news/17jul2021-imagineer-tom-fitzgerald-goes-behind-the-scenes-on-making-the-new-coco-scene-for-mickeys-philharmagic.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Mickeys-Philharmagic_Full_42650.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The 3D show will be updated for the first time in almost 20 years.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-philharmagic/news/17jul2021-imagineer-tom-fitzgerald-goes-behind-the-scenes-on-making-the-new-coco-scene-for-mickeys-philharmagic.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-philharmagic/news/17jul2021-imagineer-tom-fitzgerald-goes-behind-the-scenes-on-making-the-new-coco-scene-for-mickeys-philharmagic.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/mickeys-philharmagic/news/17jul2021-imagineer-tom-fitzgerald-goes-behind-the-scenes-on-making-the-new-coco-scene-for-mickeys-philharmagic.htm Sat, 17 Jul 2021 13:08:40 GMT Disneyland Paris will require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test for theme park entry <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/16jul2021-disneyland-paris-will-require-proof-of-vaccination-or-negative-covid-19-test-for-theme-park-entry.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_42182.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>New regulations imposed by the French government means that Disney will need to verify guest health prior to entry.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/16jul2021-disneyland-paris-will-require-proof-of-vaccination-or-negative-covid-19-test-for-theme-park-entry.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/16jul2021-disneyland-paris-will-require-proof-of-vaccination-or-negative-covid-19-test-for-theme-park-entry.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/16jul2021-disneyland-paris-will-require-proof-of-vaccination-or-negative-covid-19-test-for-theme-park-entry.htm Fri, 16 Jul 2021 19:09:30 GMT Operating hours extended at all four Walt Disney World theme parks in latest calendar update <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/16jul2021-operating-hours-extended-at-all-four-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-in-latest-calendar-update.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Operating-Hours_Full_30115.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Longer hours are now planned for the Disney World theme park across the next couple of months.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/16jul2021-operating-hours-extended-at-all-four-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-in-latest-calendar-update.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/16jul2021-operating-hours-extended-at-all-four-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-in-latest-calendar-update.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/16jul2021-operating-hours-extended-at-all-four-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-in-latest-calendar-update.htm Fri, 16 Jul 2021 18:07:56 GMT A closer look at the completed Jungle Cruise refresh at Disneyland <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/16jul2021-a-closer-look-at-the-completed-jungle-cruise-refresh-at-disneyland.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Jungle-Cruise_Full_42996.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Learn more about the new backstory and see some of the new sets.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/16jul2021-a-closer-look-at-the-completed-jungle-cruise-refresh-at-disneyland.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/16jul2021-a-closer-look-at-the-completed-jungle-cruise-refresh-at-disneyland.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/16jul2021-a-closer-look-at-the-completed-jungle-cruise-refresh-at-disneyland.htm Fri, 16 Jul 2021 17:05:52 GMT New props added to the office in the Jungle Cruise queue at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/16jul2021-new-props-added-to-the-office-in-the-jungle-cruise-queue.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Jungle-Cruise_Full_42983.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Work shifted from the ride show scenes to the queue area this week.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/16jul2021-new-props-added-to-the-office-in-the-jungle-cruise-queue.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/16jul2021-new-props-added-to-the-office-in-the-jungle-cruise-queue.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/16jul2021-new-props-added-to-the-office-in-the-jungle-cruise-queue.htm Fri, 16 Jul 2021 16:30:05 GMT Guests of Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin - including the new Walt Disney World Swan Reserve will be able to participate in Early and Extended Theme Park Entry <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-swan/news/16jul2021-guests-of-walt-disney-world-swan-and-dolphin---including-the-new-walt-disney-world-swan-reserve-will-be-able-to-participate-in-early-and-extended-theme-park-entry.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-World-Swan_Full_28102.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Early Entry and Extended Evening Hours begin October 1 for select Walt Disney World Resort area hotels.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-swan/news/16jul2021-guests-of-walt-disney-world-swan-and-dolphin---including-the-new-walt-disney-world-swan-reserve-will-be-able-to-participate-in-early-and-extended-theme-park-entry.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-swan/news/16jul2021-guests-of-walt-disney-world-swan-and-dolphin---including-the-new-walt-disney-world-swan-reserve-will-be-able-to-participate-in-early-and-extended-theme-park-entry.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-swan/news/16jul2021-guests-of-walt-disney-world-swan-and-dolphin---including-the-new-walt-disney-world-swan-reserve-will-be-able-to-participate-in-early-and-extended-theme-park-entry.htm Fri, 16 Jul 2021 15:12:43 GMT Preparations get underway at Disney's Animal Kingdom for 'Disney KiteTails' <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-kitetails/news/16jul2021-preparations-get-underway-at-disneys-animal-kingdom-for-disney-kitetails.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Disney-KiteTails_Full_42968.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Jet Ski docks are now in the Discovery River for the new show.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-kitetails/news/16jul2021-preparations-get-underway-at-disneys-animal-kingdom-for-disney-kitetails.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-kitetails/news/16jul2021-preparations-get-underway-at-disneys-animal-kingdom-for-disney-kitetails.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-kitetails/news/16jul2021-preparations-get-underway-at-disneys-animal-kingdom-for-disney-kitetails.htm Fri, 16 Jul 2021 14:15:22 GMT Disney to develop a brand-new regional campus in Central Florida for Disney Parks, Experiences and Products segment including Walt Disney Imagineering <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/15jul2021-disney-to-develop-a-brand-new-regional-campus-in-central-florida-for-disney-parks,-experiences-and-products-segment.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_42182.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney plans to relocate a significant amount of its creative team from California to Florida over the next 18 months.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/15jul2021-disney-to-develop-a-brand-new-regional-campus-in-central-florida-for-disney-parks,-experiences-and-products-segment.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/15jul2021-disney-to-develop-a-brand-new-regional-campus-in-central-florida-for-disney-parks,-experiences-and-products-segment.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/15jul2021-disney-to-develop-a-brand-new-regional-campus-in-central-florida-for-disney-parks,-experiences-and-products-segment.htm Thu, 15 Jul 2021 21:18:14 GMT Gorilla and Hippopotamus born this week at Disney's Animal Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/pangani-forest-exploration-trail/news/15jul2021-gorilla-and-hippopotamus-born-this-week-at-disneys-animal-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Pangani-Forest-Exploration-Trail_Full_42961.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Both newborns are already on-stage at Disney's Animal Kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/pangani-forest-exploration-trail/news/15jul2021-gorilla-and-hippopotamus-born-this-week-at-disneys-animal-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/pangani-forest-exploration-trail/news/15jul2021-gorilla-and-hippopotamus-born-this-week-at-disneys-animal-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/pangani-forest-exploration-trail/news/15jul2021-gorilla-and-hippopotamus-born-this-week-at-disneys-animal-kingdom.htm Thu, 15 Jul 2021 21:08:21 GMT Italy Pavilion's Enoteca Castello at EPCOT repainted with a new look <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/italy/news/15jul2021-italy-pavilions-enoteco-castello-at-epcot-repainted-with-new-look.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Italy_Full_42952.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The wine store at the Italy pavilion has much more vivid color scheme after repaint.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/italy/news/15jul2021-italy-pavilions-enoteco-castello-at-epcot-repainted-with-new-look.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/italy/news/15jul2021-italy-pavilions-enoteco-castello-at-epcot-repainted-with-new-look.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/italy/news/15jul2021-italy-pavilions-enoteco-castello-at-epcot-repainted-with-new-look.htm Thu, 15 Jul 2021 18:33:08 GMT Everything new and different at the 2021 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-everything-new-and-different-at-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/International-Food-and-Wine-Festival_Full_42848.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>A quick rundown of things you should know before your trip to the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival this year.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-everything-new-and-different-at-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-everything-new-and-different-at-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-everything-new-and-different-at-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm Thu, 15 Jul 2021 17:01:09 GMT EPCOT'S American Adventure rotunda becomes a restaurant for the 2021 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-epcots-american-adventure-rotunda-becomes-a-restaurant-for-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/International-Food-and-Wine-Festival_Full_42877.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Rotunda Bistro opens today as part of the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-epcots-american-adventure-rotunda-becomes-a-restaurant-for-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-epcots-american-adventure-rotunda-becomes-a-restaurant-for-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-epcots-american-adventure-rotunda-becomes-a-restaurant-for-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm Thu, 15 Jul 2021 16:02:10 GMT EPCOT'S Morocco Pavilion reopens the Tangierine Café and Restaurant Marrakesh <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-epcots-morocco-pavilion-reopens-the-tangerine-café-and-restaurant-marakesh.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/International-Food-and-Wine-Festival_Full_42870.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>More of EPCOT'S Morocco Pavilion is back open to guests as part of the Food and Wine Festival.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-epcots-morocco-pavilion-reopens-the-tangerine-café-and-restaurant-marakesh.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-epcots-morocco-pavilion-reopens-the-tangerine-café-and-restaurant-marakesh.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/15jul2021-epcots-morocco-pavilion-reopens-the-tangerine-café-and-restaurant-marakesh.htm Thu, 15 Jul 2021 15:07:25 GMT Disney's Polynesian Resort monorail station looks set for a mid-August reopening <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-disneys-polynesian-resort-monorail-station-looks-set-for-a-mid-august-reopening.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Disneys-Polynesian-Resort_Full_39164.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Guests may soon be able to take the monorail from the Polynesian Village Resort at Walt Disney World.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-disneys-polynesian-resort-monorail-station-looks-set-for-a-mid-august-reopening.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-disneys-polynesian-resort-monorail-station-looks-set-for-a-mid-august-reopening.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-disneys-polynesian-resort-monorail-station-looks-set-for-a-mid-august-reopening.htm Wed, 14 Jul 2021 21:22:27 GMT Disney World's EPCOT monorail will return to service July 18 2021 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/14jul2021-disney-worlds-epcot-monorail-will-return-to-service-july-18-2021.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/transportation/Fullsize/Monorail_Full_38057.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The monorail beam will once again carry guests to and from EPCOT for the first time in more than a year.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/14jul2021-disney-worlds-epcot-monorail-will-return-to-service-july-18-2021.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/14jul2021-disney-worlds-epcot-monorail-will-return-to-service-july-18-2021.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/14jul2021-disney-worlds-epcot-monorail-will-return-to-service-july-18-2021.htm Wed, 14 Jul 2021 21:07:34 GMT Live entertainment returns to The Edison at Disney Springs with the second annual Masquerade Ball <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/the-edison/news/14jul2021-live-entertainment-returns-to-the-edison-at-disney-springs-with-the-second-annual-masquerade-event.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/dining/Fullsize/The-Edison_Full_31930.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The event takes place August 20 and is priced at $150 per person.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/the-edison/news/14jul2021-live-entertainment-returns-to-the-edison-at-disney-springs-with-the-second-annual-masquerade-event.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/the-edison/news/14jul2021-live-entertainment-returns-to-the-edison-at-disney-springs-with-the-second-annual-masquerade-event.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/the-edison/news/14jul2021-live-entertainment-returns-to-the-edison-at-disney-springs-with-the-second-annual-masquerade-event.htm Wed, 14 Jul 2021 19:53:02 GMT A look at the first of the 'Disney Fab 50' sculptures for 50th Anniversary of Walt Disney World Resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/the-worlds-most-magical-celebration/news/14jul2021-a-look-at-the-first-of-the-disney-fab-50-sculptures-for-50th-anniversary-of-walt-disney-world-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/The-Worlds-Most-Magical-Celebration_Full_42844.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Mickey Mouse is the first of the golden sculptures to be revealed.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/the-worlds-most-magical-celebration/news/14jul2021-a-look-at-the-first-of-the-disney-fab-50-sculptures-for-50th-anniversary-of-walt-disney-world-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/the-worlds-most-magical-celebration/news/14jul2021-a-look-at-the-first-of-the-disney-fab-50-sculptures-for-50th-anniversary-of-walt-disney-world-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/the-worlds-most-magical-celebration/news/14jul2021-a-look-at-the-first-of-the-disney-fab-50-sculptures-for-50th-anniversary-of-walt-disney-world-resort.htm Wed, 14 Jul 2021 17:04:13 GMT Thatched roof takes shape on the new porte-cochere at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-thatched-roof-takes-shape-on-the-new-porte-cochere-at-disneys-polynesian-village-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Disneys-Polynesian-Resort_Full_42838.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The new main arrival area at Disney's Polynesian Resort continues to progress but will not be ready for the hotels reopening next week.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-thatched-roof-takes-shape-on-the-new-porte-cochere-at-disneys-polynesian-village-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-thatched-roof-takes-shape-on-the-new-porte-cochere-at-disneys-polynesian-village-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-thatched-roof-takes-shape-on-the-new-porte-cochere-at-disneys-polynesian-village-resort.htm Wed, 14 Jul 2021 16:37:14 GMT New EPCOT color palette comes to the entrance of the Spaceship Earth restrooms <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/14jul2021-new-epcot-color-palette-comes-to-the-entrance-of-the-spaceship-earth-restrooms.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Epcot_Full_42841.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Bright greens, pinks and purples surround the entrances to the bathrooms in Future World.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/14jul2021-new-epcot-color-palette-comes-to-the-entrance-of-the-spaceship-earth-restrooms.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/14jul2021-new-epcot-color-palette-comes-to-the-entrance-of-the-spaceship-earth-restrooms.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/epcot/news/14jul2021-new-epcot-color-palette-comes-to-the-entrance-of-the-spaceship-earth-restrooms.htm Wed, 14 Jul 2021 16:20:16 GMT New-look walkway between Disney's Grand Floridian and Disney's Polynesian Resort reopens <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-new-look-walkway-between-disneys-grand-floridian-and-disneys-polynesian-resort-opens.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Disneys-Polynesian-Resort_Full_42821.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Guests can once again walk from the Magic Kingdom to the Polynesian Resort.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-new-look-walkway-between-disneys-grand-floridian-and-disneys-polynesian-resort-opens.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-new-look-walkway-between-disneys-grand-floridian-and-disneys-polynesian-resort-opens.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-polynesian-resort/news/14jul2021-new-look-walkway-between-disneys-grand-floridian-and-disneys-polynesian-resort-opens.htm Wed, 14 Jul 2021 12:08:48 GMT Walt Disney World Swan Reserve Hotel offers a new wedding venue with spectacular views of the Walt Disney World Resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/the-cove/news/13jul2021-walt-disney-world-swan-reserve-hotel-offers-a-new-wedding-venue-with-spectacular-views-of-the-walt-disney-world-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/The-Cove_Full_39814.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>A 14th floor event space offers a picturesque wedding reception venue featuring views of Walt Disney World<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/the-cove/news/13jul2021-walt-disney-world-swan-reserve-hotel-offers-a-new-wedding-venue-with-spectacular-views-of-the-walt-disney-world-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/the-cove/news/13jul2021-walt-disney-world-swan-reserve-hotel-offers-a-new-wedding-venue-with-spectacular-views-of-the-walt-disney-world-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/the-cove/news/13jul2021-walt-disney-world-swan-reserve-hotel-offers-a-new-wedding-venue-with-spectacular-views-of-the-walt-disney-world-resort.htm Tue, 13 Jul 2021 21:21:14 GMT New trailer for Disney+ Original Series 'Behind The Attraction' <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/13jul2021-new-trailer-for-disney-plus-original-series-behind-the-attraction.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-Company_Full_42286.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Using archival and never-before-seen footage the Disney+ Original Series goes behind the scenes of favorite Disney attractions.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/13jul2021-new-trailer-for-disney-plus-original-series-behind-the-attraction.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/13jul2021-new-trailer-for-disney-plus-original-series-behind-the-attraction.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/walt-disney-company/news/13jul2021-new-trailer-for-disney-plus-original-series-behind-the-attraction.htm Tue, 13 Jul 2021 19:13:34 GMT Tram fleet appears to be being readied for a return to service at the Magic Kingdom's Transportation and Ticket Center <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/parking-trams/news/13jul2021-tram-fleets-being-prepared-for-return-to-service-at-the-transportation-and-ticket-center.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/transportation/Fullsize/Parking-Trams_Full_42815.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Guest may soon be able to hop on a tram from the Disney World parking lots to the main entrance.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/parking-trams/news/13jul2021-tram-fleets-being-prepared-for-return-to-service-at-the-transportation-and-ticket-center.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/parking-trams/news/13jul2021-tram-fleets-being-prepared-for-return-to-service-at-the-transportation-and-ticket-center.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/parking-trams/news/13jul2021-tram-fleets-being-prepared-for-return-to-service-at-the-transportation-and-ticket-center.htm Tue, 13 Jul 2021 17:44:04 GMT Casey Jr Splash 'n' Soak Station has reopened in Storybook Circus at the Magic Kingdom <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/casey-jr-splash-n-soak-station/news/13jul2021-casey-jr-splash-n-soak-has-reopened-in-storybook-circus-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Casey-Jr-Splash-n-Soak-Station_Full_42812.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Kids can cool off in the splash pad in New Fantasyland.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/casey-jr-splash-n-soak-station/news/13jul2021-casey-jr-splash-n-soak-has-reopened-in-storybook-circus-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/casey-jr-splash-n-soak-station/news/13jul2021-casey-jr-splash-n-soak-has-reopened-in-storybook-circus-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/casey-jr-splash-n-soak-station/news/13jul2021-casey-jr-splash-n-soak-has-reopened-in-storybook-circus-at-the-magic-kingdom.htm Tue, 13 Jul 2021 14:49:04 GMT 4-day Florida Resident Summer Fun Ticket gets you into the Walt Disney World theme parks for $54 per day <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/magic-your-way-ticket/news/13jul2021-4-day-florida-resident-summer-fun-ticket-gets-you-into-the-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-for-54-per-day.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/elements/Magic-Your-Way-Ticket.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Special tickets for Florida residents offer reduced price park entry at all four Walt Disney World theme parks through September 17 2021.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/magic-your-way-ticket/news/13jul2021-4-day-florida-resident-summer-fun-ticket-gets-you-into-the-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-for-54-per-day.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/magic-your-way-ticket/news/13jul2021-4-day-florida-resident-summer-fun-ticket-gets-you-into-the-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-for-54-per-day.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/magic-your-way-ticket/news/13jul2021-4-day-florida-resident-summer-fun-ticket-gets-you-into-the-walt-disney-world-theme-parks-for-54-per-day.htm Tue, 13 Jul 2021 14:19:09 GMT Fabletics coming to Walt Disney World in the Town Center at Disney Springs <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/13jul2021-fabletics-coming-to-walt-design-world-in-the-town-center-at-disney-springs.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/disney-springs_Full_24973.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>'Athleisure' wear continues to be a booming market with Fabletics joining lululemon at Disney World.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/13jul2021-fabletics-coming-to-walt-design-world-in-the-town-center-at-disney-springs.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/13jul2021-fabletics-coming-to-walt-design-world-in-the-town-center-at-disney-springs.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-springs/news/13jul2021-fabletics-coming-to-walt-design-world-in-the-town-center-at-disney-springs.htm Tue, 13 Jul 2021 10:39:39 GMT Breakfast coming to the California Grill at Disney's Contemporary Resort for a limited time <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/california-grill/news/12jul2021-breakfast-coming-to-the-california-grill-at-disneys-contemporary-resort-for-a-limited-time.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/elements/California-Grill.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>During the closure of The Wave the same menu will be served at the California Grill.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/california-grill/news/12jul2021-breakfast-coming-to-the-california-grill-at-disneys-contemporary-resort-for-a-limited-time.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/california-grill/news/12jul2021-breakfast-coming-to-the-california-grill-at-disneys-contemporary-resort-for-a-limited-time.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/dining/california-grill/news/12jul2021-breakfast-coming-to-the-california-grill-at-disneys-contemporary-resort-for-a-limited-time.htm Mon, 12 Jul 2021 14:07:33 GMT 'it's a small world' closing for short refurbishment in late July 2021 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/its-a-small-world/news/12jul2021-its-a-small-world-closing-or-short-refurbishment-in-late-july-2021.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Its-A-Small-World_Full_27513.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The classic Fantasyland ride will be closed for three days in July.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/its-a-small-world/news/12jul2021-its-a-small-world-closing-or-short-refurbishment-in-late-july-2021.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/its-a-small-world/news/12jul2021-its-a-small-world-closing-or-short-refurbishment-in-late-july-2021.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/its-a-small-world/news/12jul2021-its-a-small-world-closing-or-short-refurbishment-in-late-july-2021.htm Mon, 12 Jul 2021 13:38:16 GMT Disney unwraps early details for the 2021 Holiday season at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/holidays-at-disneys-hollywood-studios/news/12jul2021-disney-unwraps-early-details-for-the-2021-holiday-season-at-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Holidays-at-Disneys-Hollywood-Studios_Full_28978.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Details on holiday events at all four Walt Disney World theme parks.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/holidays-at-disneys-hollywood-studios/news/12jul2021-disney-unwraps-early-details-for-the-2021-holiday-season-at-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/holidays-at-disneys-hollywood-studios/news/12jul2021-disney-unwraps-early-details-for-the-2021-holiday-season-at-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/holidays-at-disneys-hollywood-studios/news/12jul2021-disney-unwraps-early-details-for-the-2021-holiday-season-at-walt-disney-world.htm Mon, 12 Jul 2021 12:25:07 GMT 'Disney Very Merriest After Hours' headlines the holiday events this year at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/disney-very-merriest-after-hours/news/12jul2021-disney-very-merriest-after-hours-headlines-the-holiday-events-this-year-at-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Disney-Very-Merriest-After-Hours_Full_42807.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks will return this year at Magic Kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/disney-very-merriest-after-hours/news/12jul2021-disney-very-merriest-after-hours-headlines-the-holiday-events-this-year-at-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/disney-very-merriest-after-hours/news/12jul2021-disney-very-merriest-after-hours-headlines-the-holiday-events-this-year-at-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/disney-very-merriest-after-hours/news/12jul2021-disney-very-merriest-after-hours-headlines-the-holiday-events-this-year-at-walt-disney-world.htm Mon, 12 Jul 2021 12:09:10 GMT Operating hours increased at Disney's Hollywood Studios during August 2021 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/09jul2021-operating-hours-increased-at-disneys-hollywood-studios-for-august-2021.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Operating-Hours_Full_30115.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Updated Walt Disney World operating hours are now available through September 25 2021.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/09jul2021-operating-hours-increased-at-disneys-hollywood-studios-for-august-2021.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/09jul2021-operating-hours-increased-at-disneys-hollywood-studios-for-august-2021.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/operating-hours/news/09jul2021-operating-hours-increased-at-disneys-hollywood-studios-for-august-2021.htm Fri, 09 Jul 2021 16:31:24 GMT Disney gives a look at the making of the new Jungle Cruise on both coasts as Disneyland opens its new version <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/09jul2021-disney-offers-a-look-at-the-making-of-the-new-jungle-cruise-as-disneyland-opens-its-new-version.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Jungle-Cruise_Full_40712.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The Re-Imagined Disneyland Jungle Cruise is now open to guests.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/09jul2021-disney-offers-a-look-at-the-making-of-the-new-jungle-cruise-as-disneyland-opens-its-new-version.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/09jul2021-disney-offers-a-look-at-the-making-of-the-new-jungle-cruise-as-disneyland-opens-its-new-version.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/09jul2021-disney-offers-a-look-at-the-making-of-the-new-jungle-cruise-as-disneyland-opens-its-new-version.htm Fri, 09 Jul 2021 16:03:36 GMT Performer line-up announced for the America Gardens Bandstand at the 2021 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/09jul2021-performer-line-up-announced-for-the-america-gardens-bandstand-at-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/International-Food-and-Wine-Festival_Full_25561.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>No return of Eat to the Beat concerts this year, but there will be live music from local bands.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/09jul2021-performer-line-up-announced-for-the-america-gardens-bandstand-at-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/09jul2021-performer-line-up-announced-for-the-america-gardens-bandstand-at-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/09jul2021-performer-line-up-announced-for-the-america-gardens-bandstand-at-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival.htm Fri, 09 Jul 2021 14:38:06 GMT Activity on the most prized piece of land at Walt Disney World sparks renewed interest in the resurgence of another Magic Kingdom area resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/09jul2021-activity-on-the-most-prized-piece-of-land-at-walt-disney-world-sparks-renewed-interest-on-the-resurgence-of-another-magic-kingdom-area-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Walt-Disney-World-Resorts-information_Full_42704.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Is Disney in the very early stages of exploring the possibility of building a new Magic Kingdom area resort hotel?<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/09jul2021-activity-on-the-most-prized-piece-of-land-at-walt-disney-world-sparks-renewed-interest-on-the-resurgence-of-another-magic-kingdom-area-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/09jul2021-activity-on-the-most-prized-piece-of-land-at-walt-disney-world-sparks-renewed-interest-on-the-resurgence-of-another-magic-kingdom-area-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-resorts-information/news/09jul2021-activity-on-the-most-prized-piece-of-land-at-walt-disney-world-sparks-renewed-interest-on-the-resurgence-of-another-magic-kingdom-area-resort.htm Fri, 09 Jul 2021 14:10:52 GMT Week-long Road closure coming to World Drive close to proposed new Magic Kingdom firework launch site <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-enchantment/news/08jul2021-week-long-road-closure-coming-to-world-drive-close-to-proposed-new-firework-launch-site.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Disney-Enchantment_Full_42802.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>It looks like construction may be starting soon on the Magic Kingdom's new firework launch site.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-enchantment/news/08jul2021-week-long-road-closure-coming-to-world-drive-close-to-proposed-new-firework-launch-site.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-enchantment/news/08jul2021-week-long-road-closure-coming-to-world-drive-close-to-proposed-new-firework-launch-site.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/disney-enchantment/news/08jul2021-week-long-road-closure-coming-to-world-drive-close-to-proposed-new-firework-launch-site.htm Thu, 08 Jul 2021 19:46:28 GMT A look at the completed central courtyard at EPCOT'S Morocco Pavilion <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/morocco/news/08jul2021-a-look-at-the-completed-central-courtyard-at-epcots-morocco-pavilion.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Morocco_Full_42741.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Work has completed just ahead of the reopening of the Tangierine Cafe next week.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/morocco/news/08jul2021-a-look-at-the-completed-central-courtyard-at-epcots-morocco-pavilion.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/morocco/news/08jul2021-a-look-at-the-completed-central-courtyard-at-epcots-morocco-pavilion.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/morocco/news/08jul2021-a-look-at-the-completed-central-courtyard-at-epcots-morocco-pavilion.htm Thu, 08 Jul 2021 15:28:54 GMT Full menus for the 2021 EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival Global Marketplace kiosks <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/08jul2021-full-menus-for-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival-global-marketplace-kiosks.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/International-Food-and-Wine-Festival_Full_42763.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>This year's EPCOT Food and Wine Festival begins July 15 and lasts for 129 days.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/08jul2021-full-menus-for-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival-global-marketplace-kiosks.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/08jul2021-full-menus-for-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival-global-marketplace-kiosks.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/international-food-and-wine-festival/news/08jul2021-full-menus-for-the-2021-epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival-global-marketplace-kiosks.htm Thu, 08 Jul 2021 13:03:36 GMT Reopening dates announced for Disney's All Star and Port Orleans Resorts at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-port-orleans-riverside/news/07jul2021-opening-dates-announced-for-disneys-all-star-and-port-orleans-resorts-at-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Disneys-Port-Orleans-Riverside_Full_32954.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>All of Disney World's resort hotels will be open by the end of 2021.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-port-orleans-riverside/news/07jul2021-opening-dates-announced-for-disneys-all-star-and-port-orleans-resorts-at-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-port-orleans-riverside/news/07jul2021-opening-dates-announced-for-disneys-all-star-and-port-orleans-resorts-at-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-port-orleans-riverside/news/07jul2021-opening-dates-announced-for-disneys-all-star-and-port-orleans-resorts-at-walt-disney-world.htm Wed, 07 Jul 2021 21:52:20 GMT More dates sold out for the 'Disney After Hours Boo Bash' ticketed event at Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/disney-after-hours-boo-bash/news/07jul2021-more-dates-sold-out-for-the-disney-after-hours-boo-bash-ticketed-event-at-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/events/Fullsize/Disney-After-Hours-BOO-BASH_Full_41904.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>11 nights are now sold out for the after hours ticketed Halloween event at Magic Kingdom.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/disney-after-hours-boo-bash/news/07jul2021-more-dates-sold-out-for-the-disney-after-hours-boo-bash-ticketed-event-at-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/disney-after-hours-boo-bash/news/07jul2021-more-dates-sold-out-for-the-disney-after-hours-boo-bash-ticketed-event-at-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/events/disney-after-hours-boo-bash/news/07jul2021-more-dates-sold-out-for-the-disney-after-hours-boo-bash-ticketed-event-at-walt-disney-world.htm Wed, 07 Jul 2021 15:25:09 GMT New EPCOT Guide map includes Creations Shop and Club Cool <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/maps/news/07jul2021-new-epcot-guide-map-includes-creations-shop-and-club-cool.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Maps_Full_42749.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Disney has updated the guide map for EPCOT to include new additions and changes.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/maps/news/07jul2021-new-epcot-guide-map-includes-creations-shop-and-club-cool.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/maps/news/07jul2021-new-epcot-guide-map-includes-creations-shop-and-club-cool.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/maps/news/07jul2021-new-epcot-guide-map-includes-creations-shop-and-club-cool.htm Wed, 07 Jul 2021 13:55:40 GMT Lobby redesign coming to Disney's All Star Movies Resort <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-all-star-movies-resort/news/07jul2021-lobby-redesign-coming-to-disneys-all-star-movies-resort.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Disneys-All-Star-Movies-Resort_Full_7542.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Work will take place across 3 months in the Cinema Hall area of the resort.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-all-star-movies-resort/news/07jul2021-lobby-redesign-coming-to-disneys-all-star-movies-resort.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-all-star-movies-resort/news/07jul2021-lobby-redesign-coming-to-disneys-all-star-movies-resort.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-all-star-movies-resort/news/07jul2021-lobby-redesign-coming-to-disneys-all-star-movies-resort.htm Wed, 07 Jul 2021 12:54:10 GMT Disney World fireworks shows impacted tonight as effects from Hurricane Elsa expected this evening <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/06jul2021-disney-world-fireworks-shows-impacted-tonight-as-effects-from-hurricane-elsa-expected-this-evening.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Severe-Weather-Information_Full_42746.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>EPCOT Forever and Happily Ever After will be adjusted July 6<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/06jul2021-disney-world-fireworks-shows-impacted-tonight-as-effects-from-hurricane-elsa-expected-this-evening.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/06jul2021-disney-world-fireworks-shows-impacted-tonight-as-effects-from-hurricane-elsa-expected-this-evening.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/06jul2021-disney-world-fireworks-shows-impacted-tonight-as-effects-from-hurricane-elsa-expected-this-evening.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2021 19:33:26 GMT Mostly business as usual at Walt Disney World as Elsa approaches the Florida west coast with hurricane force winds expected <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/06jul2021-mostly-business-as-usual-at-walt-disney-world-as-elsa-approaches-the-florida-west-coast-with-hurricane-force-winds.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/other/Fullsize/Severe-Weather-Information_Full_42742.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>Elsa looks likely to spare Central Florida the worst conditions as it remains on the west coast.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/06jul2021-mostly-business-as-usual-at-walt-disney-world-as-elsa-approaches-the-florida-west-coast-with-hurricane-force-winds.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/06jul2021-mostly-business-as-usual-at-walt-disney-world-as-elsa-approaches-the-florida-west-coast-with-hurricane-force-winds.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/severe-weather-information/news/06jul2021-mostly-business-as-usual-at-walt-disney-world-as-elsa-approaches-the-florida-west-coast-with-hurricane-force-winds.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2021 18:22:48 GMT Paid replacement for FastPass+ for Walt Disney World seems to be a step closer with a new ride reservation system coming to Disneyland Paris <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/06jul2021-paid-replacement-for-fastpass-for-walt-disney-world-seems-to-be-a-step-closer-with-the-new-system-coming-to-disneyland-paris.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/elements/MyMagicPlus.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;scale=both;encoder=freeimage;quality=60;progressive=true"></a></div>Would you pay to experience a specific ride for near immediate access? Disney hopes so.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/06jul2021-paid-replacement-for-fastpass-for-walt-disney-world-seems-to-be-a-step-closer-with-the-new-system-coming-to-disneyland-paris.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/06jul2021-paid-replacement-for-fastpass-for-walt-disney-world-seems-to-be-a-step-closer-with-the-new-system-coming-to-disneyland-paris.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/other/mymagicplus/news/06jul2021-paid-replacement-for-fastpass-for-walt-disney-world-seems-to-be-a-step-closer-with-the-new-system-coming-to-disneyland-paris.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2021 13:21:41 GMT New color scheme coming to the Disney World Monorail station at the Transportation and Ticket Center <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/06jul2021-new-color-scheme-coming-to-the-disney-world-monorail-station-at-the-transportation-and-ticket-center.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/transportation/Fullsize/Monorail_Full_42721.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The new shades of blue are being added inside the monorail station.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/06jul2021-new-color-scheme-coming-to-the-disney-world-monorail-station-at-the-transportation-and-ticket-center.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/06jul2021-new-color-scheme-coming-to-the-disney-world-monorail-station-at-the-transportation-and-ticket-center.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/transportation/monorail/news/06jul2021-new-color-scheme-coming-to-the-disney-world-monorail-station-at-the-transportation-and-ticket-center.htm Tue, 06 Jul 2021 12:40:57 GMT More of Trader Sam's Gift Shop revealed at the Jungle Cruise <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/05jul2021-more-of-trader-sams-gift-shop-revealed-at-the-jungle-cruise.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Jungle-Cruise_Full_42687.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>More of the new Jungle Cruise is now on display at Walt Disney World.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/05jul2021-more-of-trader-sams-gift-shop-revealed-at-the-jungle-cruise.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/05jul2021-more-of-trader-sams-gift-shop-revealed-at-the-jungle-cruise.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/jungle-cruise/news/05jul2021-more-of-trader-sams-gift-shop-revealed-at-the-jungle-cruise.htm Mon, 05 Jul 2021 13:40:37 GMT Magic Kingdom Flag Retreat Ceremony returns to Walt Disney World <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/04jul2021-magic-kingdom-flag-retreat-ceremony-returns-to-walt-disney-world.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/attractions/Fullsize/Magic-Kingdom_Full_42684.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div><p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/04jul2021-magic-kingdom-flag-retreat-ceremony-returns-to-walt-disney-world.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/04jul2021-magic-kingdom-flag-retreat-ceremony-returns-to-walt-disney-world.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/attractions/magic-kingdom/news/04jul2021-magic-kingdom-flag-retreat-ceremony-returns-to-walt-disney-world.htm Sun, 04 Jul 2021 13:12:21 GMT Swimming pool at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge Kidani Village closing for refurbishment in early 2022 <div style="text-align: left"><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-animal-kingdom-villas/news/02jul2021-swimming-pool-at-disneys-animal-kingdom-lodge-kidani-village-closing-for-refurbishment-in-early-2022.htm"><img vspace="4" hspace="4" border="1" src="https://d3bo0mk5kk7egf.cloudfront.net/imgstore/ElementGalleryItems/resorts/Fullsize/Disneys-Animal-Kingdom-Villas_Full_7324.jpg;width=300;height=250;mode=crop;quality=60;encoder=freeimage;progressive=true"></a></div>The refurbishment will last for four months at the DVC wing of Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge.<p><a href="http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-animal-kingdom-villas/news/02jul2021-swimming-pool-at-disneys-animal-kingdom-lodge-kidani-village-closing-for-refurbishment-in-early-2022.htm">Read full article</a></p> http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-animal-kingdom-villas/news/02jul2021-swimming-pool-at-disneys-animal-kingdom-lodge-kidani-village-closing-for-refurbishment-in-early-2022.htm http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/disneys-animal-kingdom-villas/news/02jul2021-swimming-pool-at-disneys-animal-kingdom-lodge-kidani-village-closing-for-refurbishment-in-early-2022.htm Fri, 02 Jul 2021 16:56:09 GMT