Tom Bricker Archive

Guide to Disney World 50th Anniversary Celebration: New Rides, Fireworks, Shows

Walt Disney World’s 50th Anniversary is October 1, 2021. That’s the start of the World’s Most Magical Celebration, an 18 month special event featuring new rides, fireworks & entertainment at Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom & resort hotels. This guide covers everything we know about the festivities, plus crowd predictions, rumored additions, and

Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure Ride Review

Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure is a new family friendly attraction in Epcot at Walt Disney World. In this spoiler-free review, we’ll cover the trackless dark ride’s pros & cons, compare it to other recent additions, and offer commentary about what it adds to World Showcase and whether it’s a worthy centerpiece for Walt Disney World’s 50th

Florida COVID Cases Down 70% Since August

It’s time for another installment of the weekly COVID-19 report with data from Florida and around Walt Disney World as of September 15, 2021. This provides an update on new cases, positivity, hospitalizations, plus commentary from Orange County’s weekly health briefing. We’ll start with the latest report from the Florida Department of Health (data from

2021 Candlelight Processional Dates, Info & Tips

Epcot’s Candlelight Processional will be held from late November through December 2021 at Walt Disney World. Here, we’ll cover its return, whether the dining package is worth the money, offer details about the choir, orchestra & narrators, and review this Christmas-time show. (Updated September 14, 2021.) For those unfamiliar with it, Candlelight Processional at Walt