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2022 Disneyland Refurbishment Calendar

This 2022 Disney California Adventure and Disneyland ride refurbishment calendar lists temporary attraction closures so you know what won’t be operating before planning your vacation. Additionally, we offer info about reimagining projects that are underway to enhance experiences around the resort. (Updated August 7, 2022.) While no one wants attraction closures during their visit, they

2022 Disney World Refurbishment Calendar

This Walt Disney World ride refurbishment calendar lists the closure schedule for 2022 at Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios & Animal Kingdom. Attractions close for routine maintenance, safety upgrades, improvements, and reimaginings. (Updated August 5, 2022.) While no one wants attraction downtime during their trip to Walt Disney World, refurbishments are necessary to keep the

Cultural Representatives Return to Disney World

Walt Disney World has announced that the International Programs will soon bring back the Cultural Representatives, about one year after the College Program resumed. This post shares dates, details, and commentary on what the return of Cultural Reps means for Epcot. (Updated August 2, 2022.) As you might recall, the Cultural Representative program was suspended

Disney Parks Panels at 2022 D23 Expo

Disney Parks, Experiences and Products has announced its plans and panels for the upcoming D23 Expo in September 2022. With pavilions, panel presentations, and retail stores, fans can buy things, see interesting displays, and be the first to learn never-before-seen details of new themed lands, attractions, shows, and more. The Disney Parks and Experiences Wonderful World

NEW Discount Pre-Arrival MagicBand+ Designs & Troubleshooting Tips

Discount MagicBand+ designs are now available for pre-arrival Walt Disney World hotel guests and Annual Passholders. This buying guide covers the upgrade purchase process, troubleshooting order issues, and the two-dozen different interactive Magic Band Plus styles. (Updated July 27, 2022 at 3:30 pm EST.) For those who are unfamiliar with it, the MagicBand+ is the enhanced