Tom Bricker Archive

Disneyland Paris Closing Until 2021

Disney has announced that Disneyland Paris, Walt Disney Studios Park, Disney Village, and resort hotels will close again due to a second wave hitting Europe. This follows France’s announcement of a nationwide lockdown through at least early December. In this post, we’ll share some dates, details, and more. (Updated November 25, 2020.) France’s second shutdown

When Will Disney Cruise Line Resume Sailings?

“When will Disney Cruise Line set sail again?” and “what’s the likelihood my DCL vacation will be cancelled?” have become common questions. This covers what the CDC’s latest orders mean, when passenger sailings could resume in U.S. waters, and when DCL will resume scheduled itineraries. (Updated November 23, 2020.) We’ll break the post down into

EPCOT 2021 Preview: Construction & Concept Art

As part of the D23 Fantastic Worlds Celebration, Zach Riddley, Imagineering’s Walt Disney World Portfolio Executive and Melissa Valiquette, Vice President of EPCOT, participated in the “Magic of Possibility” panel to discuss the park’s ongoing transformation. In this post, we’ll recap the highlights previewing 2021 at EPCOT, and also share new construction photos we captured

2020-2021 Disney World Refurbishment Calendar

This Walt Disney World refurbishment calendar lists the schedule of ride closures for late 2020 & early 2021 at Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, and Animal Kingdom. Attractions need to close for routine maintenance, safety upgrades, improvements, and reimaginings. (Updated November 23, 2020.) While no one wants attraction downtime during their trip to Walt Disney