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  • 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 […]

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    ‘Ohana: Taking Disney Dining to a New Level

    Yes, ‘Ohana is worth the hype. It is also worth staying up until midnight and making an advance dining reservation the moment your window opens. The restaurant takes the magic of Disney dining to a new level. The restaurant is located at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort and offers both breakfast and dinner. Families are introduced to Hawaiian customs […]

  • 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 […]

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    Is Club Level at Walt Disney World Worth It?

    A lot of people have asked us whether Club Level at the various Walt Disney World hotels is worth the money, or a good way to splurge on vacation. We have speculated that Club Level didn’t appeal to us from a strict value for money perspective, but of course there’s possibly the incalculable x factor […]

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    Rumor: The Great Mickey Ride?

    Ever thought it’s odd that Walt Disney’s most iconic creation, Mickey Mouse, does not have a flagship E-Ticket attraction in Walt Disney World? Well, that might be about to change. Rumors have been swirling that Disney does not intend to extend the TCM sponsorship of the Great Movie Ride, that was otherwise up for renewal […]

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  • 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, […]