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  • Dolphin pulls iPad from woman’s hand at SeaWorld Orlando

    A woman visiting SeaWorld learned the hard way not to hold anything near the dolphin pool. While using her iPad to video the dolphins, one of the animals jumped up out of the water and grabbed the device from her. Luckily, the dolphin dropped it right away and she was able to grab it out […]

  • Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke joining cast of Mary Poppins Returns?

    Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke are in talks to join the cast of Mary Poppins Returns, a new live-action adaptation of Mary Poppins. Meryl Streep is also rumored to be joining the lineup, playing a supporting role of Poppins’ cousin, Topsy. Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda will star in the film, due out Christmas […]

  • Dopey nearly falls from boat during Fantasmic! show

    Videos have surfaced on social media showing Dopey the Dwarf falling during Fantasmic! last night, Sunday, August 7, 2016. During the show at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, the Disney characters all come out and dance on the decks of a riverboat. At one point in the video, Dopey’s foot slips and he actually falls through the […]

  • Activities planned for Night of Joy at ESPN Wide World of Sports

    Several new activities are being added to Night of Joy this year, the first time it will be held at ESPN Wide World of Sports. Night of Joy is a weekend full of Christian concerts, some of the hottest in the contemporary Christian music scene today. At “Fields of Joy,” guests can play a game […]

  • SeaWorld Orlando to continue offering discounted advance ticket

      Earlier this summer, SeaWorld Orlando began offering a discounted ticket for $69, available only with online purchases. This discount was expected to end June 5, but company president and CEO Joel Manby said the sale would continue through September 5 in order to be competitive with other attractions in the area. In an earnings […]

  • New Animated Magic Shot available at Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin

    A new PhotoPass Animated Magic Shot is available at Buzz Lightyear’s Space Ranger Spin attraction. Guests can access the Magic Shot by wearing a MagicBand while on the ride, or by touching a park ticket or Memory Maker card at the end of the attraction. The Animated Magic Shot will then be available on guests’ My […]

  • Jack Hanna returns to SeaWorld Orlando for Wild Weekend

    Jack Hanna will be hosting “Wild Weekend” at SeaWorld Orlando on August 20 and 21. Hanna will share animal facts, stories and answer questions from guests during interactive presentations at the Nautilus Theater. These shows are included with park admission. There are three meet and greet packages available at an additional cost. Pass members will […]

  • Changes and updates for Tables in Wonderland

    Four new dining locations at Walt Disney World are now accepting the Tables in Wonderland discount card. Those restaurants are: Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar at Disney Springs Jungle Navigation Co. Ltd. Skipper Canteen at Magic Kingdom Nomad Lounge and Tiffins at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 2017 Blackout dates for the Tables in Wonderland cards were also […]

  • Staff reduced at Walt Disney Imagineering now that Shanghai Disney is open

    Staff reductions have taken place this week at Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI), in a combination of voluntary departures and layoffs. According to the OC Register, “Voluntary severance packages were offered to senior staffers, those with longer terms of service or nearing retirement.” Also, as part of an ongoing reorganization under new company president Bob Weis, […]

  • Disney foot tracking patent to improve guest experience?

    Disney is always looking for ways to improve the guest experience, particularly in their theme parks. One way they may be doing this in the future involves a recently filed patent for a way to scan guests’ shoes and to use that data to customize theme park visits. This patent is “a system and method […]