News & Rumors Archive

Hollywood Studios Update: November 2018

We’re back with construction progress and assorted updates from Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and this time, it’s very exciting, with sharp turns and sudden drops! It is unlike anything you have ever experienced, I assure you. (Okay, so maybe that’s overselling it, but I feel that disclaimer necessary after a fairly vanilla report from Magic Kingdom yesterday.) Walt Disney World’s most

Magic Kingdom Update: November 2018

It’s back to Magic Kingdom for the next of our Walt Disney World construction progress and random park updates. Even though it’s not yet December, it’s been Christmas for nearly a month here. With temperatures the last couple of days falling, it has actually felt like the holidays, too. We attended the Christmas Party this

Epcot Update: November 2018

We return to Epcot for our latest round of updates on construction and the various Walt Disney World Christmas happenings. This visit coincided with the start of Festival of the Holidays, the food element of which we’ve already in pretty granular detail here. Actually, this “visit” was several trips to the park, some of which

New Mickey Mouse Nighttime Spectaculars at Disney World & Disneyland

During this morning’s D23’s Destination D event, Disney Parks (etc.) Chairman Bob Chapek announced new nighttime spectaculars featuring Mickey Mouse that are coming to both Walt Disney World and Disneyland. In this post, we’ll discuss this upcoming Mickey Mouse entertainment, plus the latest news & rumors about Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway. At Walt Disney World, the

New Epcot Fireworks Announced for 2019 & 2020

We finally have new details about the new fireworks shows (plural) slated for Epcot in 2019 and 2020 following the previous announcement that IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth will be retired at the end of Summer 2019. Today at the Destination D event, Disney Parks Chairman Bob Chapek announced the details for how these new nighttime spectaculars would fit into