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  • Walt Disney World Annual Passholders can purchase $79 park hopper tickets

    A new type of Walt Disney World Annual Passholder discount was announced this past week. Through September 30, Annual Passholders can purchase 1-day Park Hopper tickets for only $79 for friends and family; these tickets normally cost $150-$160 for adults and $149-$154 for kids. There are a few catches – these discounted tickets must be […]

  • R2-D2 actor Kenny Baker passes away

      Kenny Baker, the actor who played R2-D2 in the Star Wars films, passed away August 13, 2016, at the age of 81. The actor from Birmingham, England was 3 feet 8 inches tall and was hired by George Lucas to bring the droid to life. StarWars.com says that the actor was responsible for creating […]

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    Sneak Peek of Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Merchandise

    The Disney Parks Blog has shared a sneak peek at merchandise for this year’s Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, held this year from September 2-31. All of the following merchandise is only available for purchase at the Parties and will not be available online. There is a new retail MagicBand that will be available at the […]

  • Trailer released for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    The newest trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has been released. The storyline for this film takes place between Episodes 3 and 4 and tells the story of the clandestine mission by the rebellion to steal the plans to the Death Star. Fans are especially thrilled that the trailer reveals what has been […]

  • Shark Touch Pool opens at SeaWorld Orlando

    A new Shark Touch Pool has opened at SeaWorld Orlando. Guests will be able to touch an epaulette shark, a white-spotted bamboo shark, and a brownbanded bamboo shark. The new area is located next to the Wild Arctic ride and is designed to educate guests about the sharks. A SeaWorld employee will give guests tips […]

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    The Sum of all Thrills and StormStruck closing at Epcot’s Innoventions

    Sponsorship agreements have ended, so The Sum of all Thrills and StormStruck will be closing at Innoventions East at Epcot. The last day for these attractions will be September 14, 2016. The Sum of all Thrills is presented by Raytheon and allows guests to design their own thrill ride. Guests use math, science, and engineering […]

  • Rumor: “The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic” show closing September 5?

    Based on FastPass+ availability on My Disney Experience, it appears that The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom may not be shown after September 5. There are no FastPasses available after that date. The show was seemingly thrown together hastily when it became clear that Rivers of Light would not be […]

  • Rumor: “The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic” show closing September 5?

    Based on FastPass+ availability on My Disney Experience, it appears that The Jungle Book: Alive with Magic show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom may not be shown after September 5. There are no FastPasses available after that date. The show was seemingly thrown together hastily when it became clear that Rivers of Light would not be […]

  • New arrangements to be made for Main Street Electrical Parade dining package

    Back in June, Walt Disney World announced a dining package at Tony’s Town Square with reserved viewing for the Main Street Electrical Parade.  Just last night, it was announced that the Main Street Electrical Parade will be leaving the Magic Kingdom October 9 to head for Disneyland.  In light of this news, Disney will be […]

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    Elena of Avalor Royal Welcome held at the Magic Kingdom today

    The Disney Parks Blog hosted a live stream this morning of the “Elena of Avalor Royal Welcome” at the Magic Kingdom. The stream started with 15 minutes of interviews and then at 11:00 ET, the Royal Welcome began. The pre-show portion began with the hosts saying that if the hashtag #ElenaOfAvalorLIVE got enough mentions on […]