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Vox Populi: What Is Really Going on with All the Upsells at Disney?
January 15, 2018
Disney fans weigh in with their thoughts on the newest upsell at Disney.

'Good Morning America' Announces 2018 Class of Disney Dreamers
January 15, 2018
Once again a select group of 100 teenagers across America will be given a once in a lifetime opportunity to gain insight and inspiration at a very special destination.

'Black Panther' Ticket Presales Exceed ALL Marvel Films in First 24-Hours
January 15, 2018
'Black Panther' outsells all Marvel films in first 24 hours of ticket presales.

Disney Announces Upcoming Star Wars Shooter Exclusive to Mobile Devices
January 15, 2018
Star Wars: Rivals is set to be the first real-time action shooter for the franchise that is only available on mobile devices.

Disneyland Shares More Details About Thursday's Throwback Nite Event
January 15, 2018
Disneyland has released more details about Thursday night's event.

ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Opens New Arena
January 15, 2018
The much anticipated addition to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex opened ceremoniously this past Friday, January 12th.

Disney's Animal Kingdom Shares News of Baby Hippo Birth
January 15, 2018
A baby hippo was born at Disney's Animal Kingdom at Walt Disney World on January 13, 2018!

Bob Iger Brought in $36.3 Million in 2017, More Expected in 2018
January 15, 2018
The Walt Disney Company compensated CEO Bob Iger to the tune of $36.3 million last year; contingent upon meeting certain goals, his pay could more than double for the next fiscal year.

Could Talking Mickey Mouse be Leaving Magic Kingdom Park?
January 15, 2018
A rumor surfaced over the weekend suggesting that the talking Mickey that appears at Town Square Theater would be replaced with regular (non-talking) Mickey sometime in May.

Two New Featurettes Released for Marvel Studios' 'Black Panther'
January 15, 2018
Marvel Studios' 'Black Panther' has two new featurettes that were just released!

Abigail Disney Joins Killer Content to Form Startup Studio Level Forward
January 15, 2018
Documentary filmmaker Abigail Disney is collaborating with Killer Content on a new studio startup venture whose creative roots were put down in the aftermath of the Harvey Weinstein scandal.

ABC Sports Broadcast Legend Keith Jackson Dies at 89
January 15, 2018
Keith Jackson, WSU Alumni, ABC and ESPN sports broadcast legend passes away at the age of 89.

Disney Board Members Sheryl Sandberg, Jack Dorsey Opt Out of Re-election
January 15, 2018
Disney's growing presence as a media powerhouse has caused some complications for current board of directors members Sheryl Sandberg and Jack Dorsey.

Coco Available Digitally on Feb. 13 and 4K & Blu-ray on Feb. 27
January 13, 2018
Pick up the Golden Globe Award winner for Best Animated Feature this February!

New Chocolate Frog Card and A Celebration of Harry Potter Merchandise
January 13, 2018
The new items will debut starting on January 26 at A Celebration of Harry Potter 2018.

False Missile Alarm Causes Aulani Guests to Be Reportedly Evacuated From the Resort
January 13, 2018
An emergency alert was sent to smart phones in Hawaii at 8:07 a.m. on Saturday, January 13, 2018.

Enzo's Hideaway Opens Tonight at Disney Springs
January 12, 2018
Enzo's Hideaway is set to open tonight in Disney Springs.

Overview of the 2018 Epcot International Festival of the Arts
January 12, 2018
Today was the first day of the 2nd Annual Epcot International Festival of the Arts.

Two Federal Agencies Being Sued over SeaWorld Killer Whale Necropsy
January 12, 2018
The Animal Welfare Institute is now suing two federal agencies that backed SeaWorld's refusal to release a full necropsy for Tilikum's death.

New Disney on Broadway Performers Announced for Epcot International Festival of the Arts
January 12, 2018
Two new performers have been announced for the Disney on Broadway concerts at the Epcot International Festival of the Arts!

5 Things to Do While Waiting at Universal Orlando Resort
January 12, 2018


Late Showing of Disney's Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show Canceled for Jan. 13
January 12, 2018
The 8:15 p.m. showing of Disney's Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show has been canceled ahead of cold weather temperatures expected on Jan. 13.

Mouseketeer Doreen Tracey Dies at Age 74
January 11, 2018
Doreen Tracey appeared during the entire run of the original Mickey Mouse Club.

Minnie Mouse to Receive Her Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Jan. 22
January 11, 2018
Minnie Mouse will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in front of the El Capitan Theatre.

Disneyland's Star Wars Launch Bay Adds Piece of Galaxy's Edge Model
January 11, 2018
Launch Bay has added a piece of the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge model.

D23 Releases 2018 List of Member Discounts
January 11, 2018
The list for Gold Members includes several shops and restaurants in both Disney Springs and Downtown Disney.

New Annual Passholder Refillable Popcorn Bucket Now Available at Disneyland
January 11, 2018
The cost for the new AP bucket is $15, with refills for $1.

The DISboards Top 10 Threads of 2017
January 11, 2018
Take a peek at the top 10 threads from DISboards.com for 2017!

The Nighttime Lights at Hogwarts Castle Debuts in January
January 11, 2018
The new show will begin on January 31 with select dates announced in February.

Disney's Streaming Service to Include Its Own Original Series, Movies, and More!
January 11, 2018
Last August, Disney announced they would be moving much of their content off Netflix in favor of their own streaming service.

Disney Parks Reveals New MagicBand and MagicKeeper Colors
January 11, 2018
New MagicBand and MagicKeeper colors revealed!

New Background Music to Debut at Disney's Hollywood Studios Jan. 11
January 11, 2018
New background music debuts today at Disney's Hollywood Studios!

Walt Disney World Confirms New Option to Add More FastPass Selections
January 10, 2018
Select guests may now add more FastPasses for $50 per day.

Disney Responds to the Monorail Door Incident
January 10, 2018
After a guest shared a video on her Instagram of a monorail door being left open during a trip between the Transportation and Ticket Center and Epcot at Walt Disney World it quickly garnered a lot of attention online, and on central Florida local news.

Reservations Now Open For Celebrity and Signature Events at the Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival
January 10, 2018
Reservations for events featuring Guy Fieri and Robert Irvine, plus many others, are now available.

Thor: Ragnarok Coming to 4K and Blu-ray on March 6
January 10, 2018
The Marvel movie will be released digitally on February 20th as well as 4K and Blu-ray editions on March 6th!

UPDATE: Final Performers Announced for SeaWorld's Praise Wave Concert Series
January 10, 2018
The addition of SWITCHFOOT on February 3rd completes the list of performers.

Changes Coming to World of Disney in 2018
January 10, 2018
The World of Disney locations in Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort and in the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland Resort will undergo some enhancements beginning sometime in the middle of February.

VIDEO: Tour of Maria and Enzo's, Enzo's Hideaway, The Edison, and Pizza Ponte | Disney Springs
January 09, 2018
Join Craig as he takes you on a tour of some of the newest restaurants to come to Disney Springs!

BREAKING: Children's Activity Centers at Walt Disney World to Close July 31
January 09, 2018
All three Children's Activity Centers at Walt Disney World will close July 31, 2018.

SeaWorld CEO Criticizes Logic of Activists Regarding Killer Whales
January 09, 2018
SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment CEO Joel Manby shared his feelings about the company's stance on killer whales, and the harsh criticism from activists it has received, while speaking at the ICR Conference in Orlando on Monday.

RUMOR: Club Level Resort Guests at Walt Disney World Will Be Able to Purchase More FastPasses Per Day Than Standard Guests
January 09, 2018
Sources close to WFTV claim that Club Level resort guests will have the option of purchasing three additional FastPasses for $50 per person per day at any of the Walt Disney World theme parks.

Runoff Rapids Reopens at Disney's Blizzard Beach After an Extended Refurbishment
January 09, 2018
Runoff Rapids has reopened at Disney's Blizzard Beach after being closed for about a year.

6 New Floats Added to Universal's Mardi Gras Parade
January 09, 2018
6 new floats have been added to Universal's Mardi Gras parade!

Universal Mardi Gras Performers Announced for 2018
January 09, 2018
Check out the lineup for Universal's 2018 Mardi Gras Celebration!

Six Cruise Ships Receive Perfect Score in Fourth Quarter CDC Inspections
January 09, 2018
The CDC has released their fourth quarter Report and six cruise ships received a perfect score on their inspections!

New Temporary Location for First Aid in Magic Kingdom
January 09, 2018
The First Aid location at Magic Kingdom will temporarily be in Tomorrowland near Space Mountain during the refurbishment of the one off of Main Street, U.S.A.

Man Suing SeaWorld After Claiming He Was Permanently Injured on a Waterslide in 2015
January 09, 2018
SeaWorld is being sued for over $15,000 by a man alleging that he was physically injured in their waterpark, Aquatica, because of "an unreasonably dangerous condition" left in the park.

Guest Shares Video of Monorail Red Traveling with Door Open
January 09, 2018
Walt Disney World guest video shows the potentially dangerous situation as Monorail Red travels from the TTC to Epcot with its door open.

June 2018 Walt Disney World Park Hours
January 09, 2018


'Wheel of Fortune' Theme Week Celebrates Disney Vacations
January 08, 2018
Wheel of Fortune will feature Adventures by Disney, Disney Cruise Line and Aulani during its shows this week.

UK Media Criticizes Disney for "Browning Up" Extras in Upcoming Live Action 'Aladdin'
January 08, 2018
UK media criticizes Disney for hiring white people to play extras in their upcoming live-action 'Aladdin' and applying make-up to make them darker.

Southern California Residents Can Save Up To 25% With a New Disneyland Ticket Offer
January 08, 2018
Southern California residents can save on 2 and 3-day tickets and hoppers.

First Performers Unveiled for Mardi Gras 2018
January 08, 2018
The Beach Boys, Andy Grammer, and Foreigner are just three of the four acts that have been released so far.

Florida Resident Discover Disney Tickets Are Back
January 08, 2018
Florida residents can save on 3 and 4-day theme park tickets with Discover Disney tickets!

Sneak Peek of Disney's 'A Wrinkle In Time' Shared During at Golden Globes TV Spot
January 08, 2018
Take a look at the newest sneak peek of Disney's upcoming 'A Wrinkle in Time' that was shared during the Golden Globes!

Disney Marathon Victor is the First American to Win Since 2004
January 08, 2018
Nick Hilton, a 28-year-old from Tuscon, Arizona, is the official winner of the 2018 Walt Disney World Full Marathon.

Disney Pixar's 'Coco' Wins Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature
January 08, 2018
Disney Pixar's 'Coco' takes the Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Film!

Thinking about a runDisney Marathon? Check out our Disney World Marathons page!
January 07, 2018
Check out our runDisney page where you'll find all the info about upcoming Disney World Marathons, links to all kinds of great articles about running a Disney marathon, and links to discussions on each of the races!

Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire Opened Today in Downtown Disney
January 05, 2018
The new Star Wars virtual reality experience is now open on both coasts.

Disneyland's Main Street Vehicles and Dumbo Closing for Major Refurbishments
January 05, 2018
Closures for the Main Street Vehicles and Dumbo begin January 8th.

Disney Channel's High School 'Z-O-M-B-I-E-S' Musical Releases Trailer, Premiere Date
January 05, 2018
A new trailer has just been released for 'Z-O-M-B-I-E-S', along with a release date set for mid-February of this year.

Disney PhotoPass Service Available at Select Dining Locations at Walt Disney World
January 05, 2018
There are so many ways to capture your memories by using PhotoPass at select dining locations around the Walt Disney World Resort!

Disney Offers Florida Resident Multi-Day Discounted Tickets for 2018
January 05, 2018
The Disney Select tickets for Florida Residents are back for 2018!

Four-year-old Brother Sings "Remember Me" from 'Coco' to His Sister Who Passed Away
January 05, 2018
Samir and Stephanie Deais posted a video of their four-year-old son Alex singing "Remember Me" from Coco to a picture of his sister who passed away last May, on what would have been her first birthday.

Special Discounts Being Offered to #WDWMarathon Participants at Disney Springs Through Jan. 7
January 05, 2018
Discounts are being offered at many of the DIsney Springs retailers to runners who show their race bib or medal!

21st Century Fox Talent Talk with Disney CEO Over Acquisition Concerns
January 05, 2018
In mid-December, The Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox announced they had "entered into a definitive agreement" in which Disney would acquire 21st Century Fox. Since that announcement, some 21st Century Fox producers, screenwriters, and executives have become concerned on what the future will hold.

Disney's 'The Merlin Saga' May Be Directed by Ridley Scott
January 05, 2018
Disney's upcoming film about King Arthur's magical mentor may have found a director in Ridley Scott.

Schedule of Interactive Workshops Announced for Epcot International Festival of the Arts
January 05, 2018
The entire schedule for Interactive Workshops and Complimentary Seminars for Epcot International Festival of the Arts has been released!

BREAKING: Circle of Life in The Land at Epcot to Close For Good Feb. 3
January 05, 2018
The Circle of Life will have it's final showing in The Land pavilion at Epcot on February 3, 2018.

Pop Century Resort Now Serving Dole Whips
January 04, 2018
Pineapple soft serve is now available at Everything Pop.

Warwick Davis and More Added to Star Wars Day at Sea
January 04, 2018
Star Wars Day at Sea on the Disney Fantasy features a different guest presenter each week.

UCF Will Host 2017 National Championship Parade in the Magic Kingdom
January 04, 2018
The University of Central Florida's football team and athletic director are claiming their Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl win over Auburn (who beat both Alabama and Georgia, the teams in the College Football Playoff National Championship), and their undefeated season warrants them to claim themselves the National Champions.

Full Menus Released for Food Studios at Epcot International Festival of the Arts
January 04, 2018
Check out the new menus for this year's Epcot International Festival of the Arts Food Studios!

Disney Cast Member Files Lawsuit Claiming She Was Terminated Due to Taking Family Medical Leave
January 04, 2018
Former Walt Disney Imagineering Cast Member filed a lawsuit Wednesday claiming she was let go for needing to take family medical leave to care for her ailing father.

Low Temperatures Cause Additional Closures and Cancellations at Walt Disney World
January 04, 2018
Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show cancellations and additional days added to water park closures have been added due to freezing temperatures at Walt Disney World.

A Look Behind the Construction Walls of Splitsville at Downtown Disney
January 03, 2018
Check out this new video tour behind the construction at Splitsville.

30th Anniversary Gala for Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa on June 30
January 03, 2018
To commemorate the 30th anniversary of Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa at Walt Disney World, the flagship resort will be hosting a gala on June 30th, 2018!

First Ever runDisney Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon Announced for 2018
January 03, 2018
It is a new year, and runDisney is offering a new option for those who want some Disney marathon action without going to a galaxy far, far away: the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon.

Former Walt Disney World Cast Member Suing Disney Due to Alleged Discrimination
January 03, 2018
Abderrahmane Sebti, a former Cast Member of the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World, is suing Disney for more than $75,000 because he believes the company discriminated against him.

New Special Offers Released for Walt Disney World Vacations
January 03, 2018
Two brand new offers have been released for Walt Disney World!

Cool Orlando Temperatures Cause Disney's Typhoon Lagoon, Resort Pools, and More to Close
January 03, 2018
With lows hitting the 30s in Orlando this week, a number of closures have been announced at Walt Disney World from January 3 through January 6.

New Hogsmeade Castle Projection Mapping Experience and More Coming in 2018
January 02, 2018
Exciting things are in store for Universal Orlando Resort in 2018!

Disney's Polynesian and Grand Floridian Resorts to Introduce Bluetooth to MagicBands
January 02, 2018
Bluetooth is coming soon to Walt Disney World via MagicBands!

Preview of 'A Wrinkle in Time' Coming Soon to Walt Disney Presents at Disney's Hollywood Studios
January 02, 2018
Guests will soon be able to enjoy a sneak preview of Disney's upcoming 'A Wrinkle in Time' at the Walt Disney Presents attraction at Hollywood Studios.

Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade Is Back at Its 3 O'Clock Time Slot
January 02, 2018
The 3 o'clock parade at Walt Disney World is back at its correct time slot of 3 o'clock!

Mickey Ear Hat Embroidery No Longer Available at Discovery Trading Company
January 02, 2018
Embroidery services are no longer available at Discovery Trading Company in Disney's Animal Kingdom.

'Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2' Teaser Trailer Released
January 02, 2018
Take a sneak peek at the newly released trailer for 'Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2'!

Miniature Golf Course Closures Coming Up This Week at Walt Disney World
January 02, 2018
Disney's Winter Summerland Miniature Golf Course will close at 9:00 p.m. both today and tomorrow due to a planned power outage. Fantasia Gardens will be closed on Thursday, January 4 from 6:30-9:30 p.m. due to a private event.

The Edison at Disney Springs to Hold Soft Openings Beginning This Week
January 02, 2018
According to their Twitter account, The Edison at Disney Springs will begin holding soft openings later this week.

Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park Closed Through Jan. 4 Due to Cold Weather Predictions
January 02, 2018
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park to remain closed through Thursday, January 4, due to cold weather predictions in Central Florida.

Disney's Magical Express Returns to Picking Up 3 Hours Prior to Flight Time Beginning Jan. 11
January 02, 2018
Disney's Magic Express will return to 3-hour prior to flight departure pick-up time beginning January 11, 2018.

Cirque du Soleil Will Live Stream from the Final La Nouba Show
December 29, 2017
Catch the final bow from the last La Nouba show Sunday night on their Facebook page.

Cake Decorating Experience at Amorette's Patisserie Extended Through June 2018
December 29, 2017
The popular cake decorating experience offered at Amorette's Patisserie has been extended through June of 2018!

Disney's The Magic of Storytelling Campaign Launches Dec. 29
December 29, 2017
Help Disney donate up to one million books by participating in The Magic of Storytelling campaign that launches today!

Baby Manatee Orphaned During Hurricane Irma Thriving and Growing at SeaWorld
December 29, 2017
Jose, the orphaned baby manatee who was brought to SeaWorld for rehabilitation is doing very well in their care!

VIDEO: DIS Arcade | Cuphead
December 29, 2017
In this very special episode of DIS arcade, we play our first non-Disney game! Join Tyler as he points out influences and inspirations the developers of Cuphead have taken from classic Mickey Mouse and Silly Symphony shorts.

Hollywood Studios Actress Who Appeared as Mimi Kaboom Passes Away
December 28, 2017
One of Hollywood Studios' Citizens of Hollywood has passed away.

Disney Parks Art Director Will Judge Rose Parade
December 28, 2017
Art Director Brad Kaye will judge the New Year's Day parade.

Disneyland Experiencing Capacity Issues This Week
December 28, 2017
For the second day in a row, Disneyland is dealing with capacity crowds.

Hall of Presidents Disrupted by Protesting Guest
December 28, 2017
It appears we now have our first example of a guest openly protesting the President's animatronic on video.

Toothsome Chocolate Emporium Lawsuit Has a Set Trial Date
December 28, 2017
A trial date of July 30, 2018, has been set for the Toothsome Chocolate Emporium lawsuit between Universal Orlando and Adam Limle.

Permits Filed for Universal's New Harry Potter Ride, Hotel Projects
December 28, 2017
Permit applications have been filed with the City of Orlando for both their two new I-Drive hotels as well as the Harry Potter attraction set to replace Dragon Challenge.

Disney Might Miss Out on "Glee" Creator, Ryan Murphy, Due to Disney-Fox Deal
December 28, 2017
Ryan Murphy, a highly touted TV "creative genius," is rumored to accept a multi-million dollar offer from a different competitor as the end of his current contract with Fox approaches. He was expected to re-sign with Fox, but according to people close to the matter, the Disney-Fox merger may have thrown a wrench in negotiations.

Rose Bowl Teams Visit the Disneyland Resort
December 27, 2017
Members of the Sooners and the Bulldogs enjoyed the new Guardians of the Galaxy attraction.

Power Outage Affects Disneyland Park
December 27, 2017
The power is off in Fantasyland and Toontown at Disneyland Park.

Chef Kevin Dundon Says Goodbye to Disney Springs' Raglan Road Irish Pub
December 27, 2017
Celebrity Chef Kevin Dundon stepped away from his managing role as chef partner of Raglan Road Irish Pub on December 20th.

Disney Cruise Line Ships Hold Gingerbread House Competition
December 27, 2017
The fourth annual gingerbread house competition featured unique designs on each Disney ship.

Roadway Impacts Taking Place at Walt Disney World On and Around New Year's Eve
December 27, 2017
Lots of road changes will be in effect on Dec. 30 and 31, 2017 at Walt Disney World!

Ring in 2018 With Disney as They Live Stream New Year's Eve Fireworks
December 26, 2017
The Disney Parks Blog will be live streaming the Fantasy in the Sky New Year's Eve Fireworks from the Magic Kingdom on, you guessed it, December 31st.

Disney Doubles Their #ShareYourEars Donation to $2 Million for Make-A-Wish
December 26, 2017
Disney doubles their original donation to Make-A-Wish during the #ShareYourEars campaign!

Odd Silence in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Causes Theatres to Post Warning Signs
December 26, 2017
Some theatres have posted signs regarding an odd period of silence that takes place during "Star Wars: The Last Jedi."

VIDEO: Festival of the Holidays | Beer Around the World | Epcot
December 26, 2017
Join Craig, Kylie, and Ryno as they take you around the Festival of the Holidays at Epcot and try the special holiday beers!

Expect Delays at MCO Due to Loaded Gun Found by TSA
December 26, 2017
Travelers may experience delays today when heading through security checks at MCO due to a passenger being found with a loaded gun.

'The Last Jedi' Helps Put Walt Disney Studios Over $6 Billion in 2017
December 22, 2017
Disney has topped $6 billion for the second year in a row.

Mark Hamill Disagrees with Rian Johnson's Treatment of Luke Skywalker in 'The Last Jedi'
December 22, 2017
Hamill recently expounded on his feelings about Skywalker and his lack of satisfaction with director Rian Johnson's interpretation of the iconic jedi.

New Permits Show Progress for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge in Hollywood Studios
December 22, 2017
Three new permits filed Decembers 21st by Walt Disney Imagineering give us a glimpse at how construction is speeding along for the new Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge addition slated to open in 2019.

Vox Populi: RUMOR - Is Disney Removing the "Do Not Disturb" Signs From Resort Hotels?
December 22, 2017
Are the "Do Not Disturb" signs being removed from Walt Disney World Resort hotels?

Facebook Ad Leads to Stolen Stroller's Return, Thief's Arrest
December 22, 2017
While Dave Diaz and his family enjoyed the Magic Kingdom their stroller was taken, but thanks to some online detective work, the lost property was recovered and the thief arrested.

Stitch's Great Escape! to Reopen for Seasonal Operation This Weekend
December 22, 2017
Stitch's Great Escape! has been only open seasonally for some time now, and your next chance to experience it is from December 23rd through January 6th.

VIDEO: Hotel Holiday Tour | Universal Orlando Resort
December 22, 2017
Join Craig and Ryno for a holiday tour of the Universal Orlando Resort hotels! Watch and see which hotels they thought were brimming with holiday spirit and those that fell a little flat.

Retail Space Likely for Disney, Universal, and SeaWorld at Orlando International Airport's New Terminal
December 21, 2017
Orlando International Airport's new south terminal should be up and running by 2020, and visitors can expect plenty of theme park-related merchandise available when it opens.

ESPN's Executive Vice President Says Password-Sharing is Piracy
December 21, 2017
Digital content via Netflix, Hulu, HBO Go, and other streaming services has become a large market for how people consume media.

OpenTable Now Capable of Making Reservations at Select Disney World Restaurants
December 21, 2017
Ten Walt Disney World Resort restaurants will now begin accepting dining reservations on OpenTable, an online restaurant-reservation service.

Disney Cruise Line Offering 50% Off Deposits For 7-Night or Longer Sailings
December 21, 2017
Sail to Alaska, the Caribbbean and more, and only pay half the deposit.

An LGBTQ Disney Princess Could Be a Possibility According to Disney Directors
December 21, 2017
Celebrated Disney Directors Ron Clements and John Musker were recently asked in an interview with Huffington Post when Disney would feature its first LGBTQ princess.

Disney Joins Fox in Voicing Concerns Over Data Used in ATT/Time Warner Suit
December 21, 2017
The Walt Disney Company has recently stressed privacy issues regarding the use of data they provided for the Justice Department's ongoing antitrust case against ATT, mirroring concerns already voiced by Fox.

The Walt Disney World Marathon: The History
December 21, 2017


Disney Parks Reveals Merchandise for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge
December 21, 2017
First merchandise has been revealed for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge!

More Music Acts Announced for Epcot International Festival of the Arts
December 21, 2017
Additional music acts have been announced for Epcot's 2nd annual Festival of the Arts!

Walt Disney World Offers 10% Annual Passholder Food and Beverage Discount Through 2018
December 21, 2017
The Food and Beverage discount has been extended until 2018 for Walt Disney World Annual Passholders; but only for 10%.

BREAKING: Union Members Vote to Reject Disney Wage Offer in Record Turnout
December 20, 2017
Disney's attempt to appease union workers proved highly unsuccessful today, as approximately 93 percent of union represented cast members voted to turn down their offer.

Cast Announced for Live-Action Adaptation of 'Artemis Fowl'
December 20, 2017
The initial cast for Disney's live-adaptation of Artemis Fowl has been announced!

Critic of 'The Last Jedi' Calls for Disney to Take the Film Out of Canon, Receives Death Threats
December 20, 2017
The reaction to Star Wars: The Last Jedi has been fairly divisive among Star Wars fans, and even casual movie goers.

Disney Shares New Menu Items from Around the Walt Disney World Resort
December 20, 2017
New menu items have been added to various dining locations around the Walt Disney World Resort!

Limited Edition California Screamin' T-Shirts to Commemorate Its Closing
December 20, 2017
Disney has released three limited edition "Screamin' Farewell" T-shirts to commemorate the closing of California Screamin'.

New Prix Fixe Lunch Menu Announced for Tiffins at Disney's Animal Kingdom
December 20, 2017
Tiffins is now offering a prix fixe lunch menu!

Review: The Hall of Presidents with President Trump
December 20, 2017
Craig Williams shares his thoughts on The Hall of Presidents which just reopened after almost a year-long refurbishment.

Aulani Cast Members Show Off New Costumes
December 19, 2017
Aulani food and beverage cast members are wearing new costumes designed by Tori Richard.

Epcot Announces Acts for 2018 Garden Rocks Concert Series
December 19, 2017
Several new acts will be appearing for the 2018 Garden Rocks concerts.

Praise Wave Christian Concert Series Returns to SeaWorld Orlando
December 19, 2017
Fans of Christian music and family activities have another thing to look forward to in the coming year.

Orca Advocates Demand Florida Breeding Law Due to Concerns over SeaWorld's Policy
December 19, 2017
SeaWorld abandoned its controversial killer whale breeding program back in 2016, but that was only a change in company policy; animal rights advocates are now pushing for laws to cement the decision.

My Opinion of the New Trump-Era Hall of Presidents
December 19, 2017
Over the past year, there have been rumors, drama, and tension surrounding the opening of the Hall of Presidents in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World with the addition of our current President Donald Trump.

Universal Files Lawsuit over Parking Garage Tax Assessment
December 19, 2017
A lawsuit filed Friday shows Universal is unsatisfied with tax assessments that totaled $275 million for parking garages located at its theme parks and CityWalk.

Original Disneyland Prospectus from 1954 Sells For $10,600
December 19, 2017
Vintage Disney related collectibles, also known as Disneyana, can garner big money at the right auction.

Unionized Cast Members Voting December 19-20 on a Proposed Wage Increase
December 19, 2017
Unionized Walt Disney World cast members will vote Tuesday and Wednesday, the 19th and 20th of December, on a proposed wage increase.

Man Wearing Shirt at Magic Kingdom Seeking Kidney Finds a Donor
December 19, 2017
A donor has been located for the man who wore a t-shirt to Magic Kingdom this past summer in search of a kidney!

Disney Releases First Teaser Trailer on 'The Nutcracker and the Four Realms'
December 19, 2017
The much-anticipated teaser trailer for The Nutcracker and the Four Realms is here!

Distinctly California Food Options Near Disneyland
December 18, 2017
DIS contributor Matt Carpenter shares food options near the Disneyland Resort that are distinctly California.

New MagicBand Colors Coming Soon to Walt Disney World
December 18, 2017
New brown and light pink MagicBands are being released soon.

Second Best Opening Weekend Ever for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'
December 18, 2017
The latest installment in the saga brought in more than $220 million domestically.

BREAKING: Hall of Presidents to Reopen Tuesday at the Magic Kingdom
December 18, 2017
After being closed over a year, Hall of Presidents reopens on Tuesday.

Addiction Issues Cause Resignation of ESPN President John Skipper, Internal Replacement Possible
December 18, 2017
President of ESPN John Skipper announced his resignation to employees today through an email in which he cited addiction issues.

Princess Half Marathon Weekend Medals for 2018 Races Revealed
December 18, 2017
Medals for this year's Princess Half Marathon Weekend races are inspired by several popular princesses.

BREAKING: Disney and Cirque du Soleil are Developing New Show for Disney Springs
December 18, 2017
A brand new Cirque du Soleil show is in the works for Walt Disney World!

BREAKING: Disney Springs Resort Area Hotels to Offer Extra Magic Hours and More!
December 18, 2017
Starting on January 1 and going through December 31, 2018, the Disney Springs Resort Area hotels will offer guests special benefits that were previously only offered to guests staying at official Walt Disney World resorts.

What Guests Can Expect from Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire at Disney Springs
December 18, 2017
Guests are just now beginning to experience the culmination of sights, sounds, smells, and tactile sensations that The Void promises will offer a "truly transformative experience."

Hundreds of Passengers Become Ill During Royal Caribbean Cruise
December 18, 2017
Hundreds of cruisers on Royal Caribbean's Independence of the Seas became ill with Norovirus during their 5-day cruise.

Democrats Concerned About the Disney and 21st Century Fox Deal
December 18, 2017
Several Democratic leaders in the House and Senate of the U.S. Congress are calling for a hearing about Disney's purchase of 21st Century Fox.

Princess Promenade at Disney's Grand Floridian on Hiatus Until 2018
December 18, 2017
The Princess Promenade that takes place each afternoon at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa will be on hiatus until January 2, 2018.

Disney Shares More Details and Photos of Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge
December 18, 2017
Take a peek at the newest details and photos from Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios!

Disneyland's Blue Bayou Restaurant Versus Disney World's San Angel Inn
December 16, 2017
Two Disney restaurants with similar types of theming (but with very different types of food) are Disneylands Blue Bayou Restaurant and Disney Worlds San Angel Inn at Epcot. My family has eaten at San Angel Inn in Epcot many times, and we love the food and the theming. So, during a recent trip to Disneyland, we couldnt resist trying out Blue Bayou and making comparisons between the two.

Los Angeles Couple Suing Disneyland For Being Banned from Club 33
December 15, 2017
According to The Orange County Register, a Los Angeles couple, Scott and Diana Anderson, were banned from Club 33 for allegedly having committed "multiple violations of Club 33 rules."

New Information for The Incredicoaster Coming to Disney California Adventure
December 15, 2017
As part of the Disney Parks Blog 12 Days of Disney Parks Christmas they've just announced more details for the Incredicoaster, which will be part of the reimagined Pixar Pier!

Spoiler-Free Review: Star Wars "The Last Jedi" Surprises at Every Turn
December 15, 2017
Check out Craig's spoiler-free review on Star Wars: The Last Jedi!

Upcoming Roadwork at Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa
December 15, 2017
From December 18th until the 20th roadwork at Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa will close the southern entrance to the resort on Buena Vista Drive.