Construction Updates Archive

Magic Kingdom Update – March 2019

Magic Kingdom next up for our March 2019 Walt Disney World construction updates & photo reports. In this post, we’ll look at the drained moat around Cinderella Castle, Tomorrowland Speedway, Tron Lightcycle Power Run, new merchandise, and more. It’s been a busy couple of weeks at Magic Kingdom, with spring break bringing a massive influx

Hollywood Studios Update – March 2019

Our March 2019 Walt Disney World construction updates begin at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, which has a lot to get done before the August debut of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. In this DHS update, we’ll cover the latest on the Bus Stop Half Marathon, MuppetVision changes, and more. We’ll start with the Bus Stop Half Marathon,

Magic Kingdom Update – February 2019

Magic Kingdom is the final stop for our February 2019 Walt Disney World construction progress and random park photo reports. In this update, we’ll take a look at work on Tomorrowland Speedway, Tron Lightcycle Power Run, and more. As discussed in our Disney’s Hollywood Studios February 2019 Update, we’re going to be taking a different

Hollywood Studios Update – February 2019

We continue to Disney’s Hollywood Studios for our ongoing February 2019 Walt Disney World construction updates, which was also the primary stop for yesterday’s Skyliner Update, as that’s where the gondolas have primarily been testing. In this DHS update, we’ll cover the latest on the Bus Stop Half Marathon, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, and more. Let’s

Skyliner Gondola Update – February 2019

Our Walt Disney World construction updates for February 2019 continue with photo progress reports the Skyliner, including video of the first testing of real gondolas! We also have current photos of all Skyliner stations: Art of Animation/Pop Century, Hollywood Studios, Epcot, Caribbean Beach, and Riviera Resort. Before any of that, we’ll begin with a semi-brief

Riviera Resort Update: February 2019

As we continue our Walt Disney World construction updates for February 2019, we check out progress on Disney’s Riviera Resort, the new Disney Vacation Club hotel being built on adjacent to Caribbean Beach on Barefoot Bay. Here we’ll share construction photos and thoughts on the latest news at this resort. Since our last construction update from

Coronado Springs Update – February 2019

Our next Walt Disney World construction update for February 2019 returns to Coronado Springs Resort where work continues on the Gran Destino hotel tower and Villa del Lago over-the-water restaurant. In this progress report, we’ll cover the latest details and take a stroll around Coronado Springs to see how things are looking now. Since our

Epcot Update – February 2019

We return to Epcot for the first of our February 2019 Walt Disney World construction reports. Although our last update from here was only a month ago, a ton has changed. Festival of the Arts is drawing to a close and Flower & Garden is almost underway, plus more visible construction progress has been made

Photos & Video: New Rooms at All Stars

We recently stayed All Star Movies Resort in a new room style that is coming over the next few years to all of the All Star Resorts in phases as part of Walt Disney World’s comprehensive hotel overhauls. In this review, we’ll cover everything from  our experience staying in these redesigned rooms to the schedule