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    Work taking place on display cases at Main Street Confectionary

    A refurbishment on the glass display cases at the Main Street Confectionary at the Magic Kingdom is now taking place. The glass cases, which normally hold all of the freshly-baked treats, are currently behind a temporary wall as work takes place over the next 6-8 weeks. While this work takes place, the selection of treats […]

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    Former House of Blues Anaheim building to be torn down

    The former home of the House of Blues in Downtown Disney at the Disneyland Resort is now set for demolition. House of Blues closed in May to begin a move to nearby GardenWalk.  There have been no plans announced as to what is replacing the House of Blues, but plans were filed recently with the […]

  • Festival of Fantasy Parade Dining Package introduced at Magic Kingdom

    Last month, we reported that Disney was going to be announced a new dining package, one that would take the place of the Main Street Electrical Parade package since the parade will be leaving in October. We now know that beginning October 10, the Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade Dining Package will be introduced. This […]

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    Age vs. Height at the theme parks: Where do you stand?

    This year during my family’s Walt Disney World/Universal Studios Orlando summer vacation, my six-year-old experienced a significant milestone: she was able to ride many rides all by herself…but only at Universal Studios. That’s because while both parks have minimum height requirements for many rides, they differ in their “Ride Alone” policy. Universal’s policy is based on […]

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    Rocks in Tomorrowland painted a futuristic bluish purple

    The rocks leading into Tomorrowland at the Magic Kingdom have debuted a new paint job. The transformation has not yet been completed on both sides of the bridge, but the left side has been painted with a futuristic blue/purple color scheme. Two other Tomorrowland attractions, The Peoplemover and Carousel of Progress, also recently unveiled new […]

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    Hong Kong Disneyland 10th Anniversary Update

    Today is Hong Kong Disneyland’s 11th Anniversary, so we’re a bit late to the punch with this one…but HKDL has been celebrating its 10th Anniversary for the last year, with the festivities now winding down and the park currently transitioning over its ever-popular Haunted Halloween at Hong Kong Disneyland festivities. Still, with everything new for […]

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  • Small fire causes partial evacuation of the Disneyland Hotel

    A small fire this weekend caused a partial evacuation at the Disneyland Hotel. Firefighters were called to the Frontier Tower just before 6am Saturday morning and discovered a small fire triggered by oil on a machine in the basement.  Smoke had entered the vent system, so the bottom three floors of the building were evacuated […]

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    Walt Disney World Urban Legends

    There are some crazy urban legends and myths out there about Walt Disney World. Most fans have the good sense to dismiss the more outlandish of these out of hand (we’re looking at you, “Walt Disney is cryogenically frozen and locked away in the Utilidors below Magic Kingdom“). Other rumors are plausible or have a […]

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  • Florida resident deal for SeaWorld, Discovery Cove, and Aquatica

    Florida residents visiting SeaWorld’s Discovery Cove can get in free to SeaWorld and Aquatica for the rest of the year with the purchase of a special package. Purchase a Discovery Cove package for $219 by December 31 and get in free to SeaWorld and Aquatica through January 31, 2017. Aquatica offers interactive experiences with their […]

  • Rockin’ Burger Block Party returns to Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

    The Rockin’ Burger Block Party is returning to this year’s Epcot International Food & Wine Festival and the Disney Parks Blog has shared about some of the burgers that will be available at this World ShowPlace event. This event will be held three times over the course of the Festival and will feature burger creations […]