Author Archives: Stephen Porter

Stephen "Steve" Porter started going to the parks with his family in 1996. Since then he hasn't looked back! Steve was cast member participating in the Disney College Program in 2013. Most recently he graduated from Penn State University!


Best and Worst: Our Disney Recipes Suggestions for Your Thanksgiving Dinner

On a recent episode of The Best & Worst of Walt Disney World, Pete Werner, Sean Faulk, and I (Steve Porter) shared recipes from Walt Disney World that we thought would make great side dishes and desserts for your Thanksgiving Day meal! We wanted to share these recipes with you so that you have time […]




Disney Springs Now Offering Hands-Free Shopping Option

Guests shopping at Disney Springs will now have the option of leaving their shopping bags at the Welcome Center, allowing them to shop hands-free! When purchasing an item at a Disney Springs store, guests that want to shop hands-free will simply receive a tag that coordinates with another tag that is attached to their purchase. […]



New Disney PhotoPass Studio Holiday Backdrops at Disney Springs

The Disney PhotoPass Studio is now offering new backdrops just in time for the holiday season. This location is open daily at 9:30 a.m. and is in the Disney Springs Marketplace. There are backdrops here all year round, but around this time of year you’ll find photo opportunities at Santa’s Chalet, the Disney Springs Christmas […]


Disney’s Magical Express Will Now Pick Up Guests Four Hours Before Their Flight

Due to an increase in security screenings at Orlando International Airport by the Transportation Security Administration, Disney’s Magical Express will now pick up guests from their Walt Disney World resort four hours before their scheduled flight time. This policy will go into effect on November 17, 2017. Disney says that this policy will be re-evaluated […]


Writer-Director Stephen Chbosky Selected for Disney’s Live-Action ‘Prince Charming’

As Disney continues to produce a slew of live-action remakes of their iconic animated films, the studio has turned to writer and director Stephen Chbosky to undertake the reimagining of Prince Charming, as first reported by The Hollywood Reporter. The preliminary script has been written by Matt Fogel. According to the Hollywood Reporter, “The story […]


Cast Members and Imagineers Sign Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Support Beam at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The construction of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge just passed a major milestone with the signing of a support beam by cast members and Imagineers. The support beam will eventually be the highest point in the entire land. Signing a major support beam has become a tradition during the construction of large projection at both Disneyland […]


Disney Springs to Host M•A•C Snow Ball November 16-19

The M•A•C Snow Ball will be held between November 16-19, on the Waterview Stage at Disney Springs. This event includes live performances, makeup product releases, and so much more! These experiences will run between the hours of 12 p.m. to 12 a.m. during each day of the event. Free giveaways and makeup demonstrations will also be […]