Tom Bricker Archive

Best 2020 Black Friday Disney Deals!

Black Friday 2020 is here with tons of great sales on Disney toys, books, collectibles, travel accessories, gadgets, tech, and more! Our Black Friday deal round-up covers the best discounts on items for your Walt Disney World vacations & great gifts for the Disney fans on your Christmas gift-giving list. Like so much in life

What’s New & Next at Disney World in 2021

New rides, restaurants, hotels, and more are coming to Walt Disney World in 2021 and beyond. Here’s what’s next for the coming years, plus construction info, expansion plans, opening dates. We also cover how ‘important’ each of these additions is for vacation planning. (Updated November 27, 2020.) Our latest updates come courtesy of the Thanksgiving

Biggest & Best Value Holiday Feast at Disney World

Looking for the perfect place for Thanksgiving dinner or a Christmas meal near Magic Kingdom? This post details our recent restaurant experience, which we think is the best value holiday feast at Walt Disney World. It’s not a traditional choice, but it’s better than most alternatives, and does not require Advance Dining Reservations. Note that we

Disney World News: Iconic Imagineer Retires, EPCOT Overhaul Update, Hotel Construction

We’re back with another Walt Disney World news & rumor round-up. This one covers the retirement of a celebrity Imagineer, the latest on scope & scale cutbacks to EPCOT’s overhaul, progress on the entrance royal makeovers, new hotel tower construction, and more. Let’s start with EPCOT. Following last week’s presentation about the “Magic of Possibility,”

Islands of Adventure Christmas Report

It’s the holiday season at Islands of Adventure. In this Universal Orlando park report, we share a look at Christmas in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Grinchmas in Seuss Landing, plus entertainment, decorations, doughnuts, and more thoughts on crowds. Let’s start with the holiday crowds, which is where our Universal Studios Florida Christmas