Tag Archives: Christmas

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 […]


Highlights of the 2017 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party


It’s that time of year again! ‘Tis the season for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. I was fortunate enough to attend one of the first nights of the party, so I wanted to give an overview on some of the highlights of the night! Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration, located on the […]


Disney’s Hollywood Studios is a Flurry of Fun


The holidays are officially here at Walt Disney World and this year, the place to be is Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Magic Kingdom has Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party and Epcot will have the Candlelight Processional and Festival of the Holidays, but Disney’s Hollywood Studios has needed some love and attention since the closure of The Osborne Family […]


Details on the Disney Parks Holiday Specials Airing on the Disney Channel and Freeform


The Disney Parks Blog recently released information on the holiday specials that will air on the Disney Channel and Freeform this holiday season. While we have already reported the details and information on who will be performing for ABC’s “The Wonderful World of Disney: Magic Holiday Celebration” and “The Disney Parks Magical Christmas Celebration,” we […]


Behind the Scenes: Watching the Production of the Disney Christmas Specials


There is a ton of work that goes into making Disney magic, and one of the places that this is most evident is during the production of a television special in a Disney park. For some guests, seeing how the magic is made can ruin the experience, but for many, including myself, it is an […]


Magic Kingdom Christmas Decorations: A Photo Stroll Down Main Street U.S.A.


As it starts to near the end of the year, folks around the United States may notice that winter will be coming soon by a slight chill in the weather, maybe by the trees losing their leaves. Here in Orlando, we don’t get that; we get something better. We know the winter will soon be […]


Overnight Rehearsals Taking Place at Walt Disney World


Overnight rehearsals for upcoming holiday entertainment will be taking place now through November 9 at Walt Disney World. Guests staying at select Walt Disney World resorts near the parks may hear sounds and see lighting coming from the overnight rehearsals. The details and dates for these rehearsals are stated below: November 1-November 2: Cinderella Castle […]


Disney and Kiehl’s Have Partnered for a Charitable Contribution to Feeding America


The holiday season is quickly approaching, which has prompted a charitable collaboration between Disney and Kiehl’s during the season of giving! One hundred percent of the net profits (up to $100,000) from their new Disney x Kiehl’s collection will be donated to Feeding America, which is a massive non-profit network of food banks. A donation […]


Disney Parks Holiday Specials to Film on November 3-7, 2017


UPDATE 10/30/17: Filming will take place at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on November 4 so the following entertainment offerings will not be available on that date: Winged Encounters, Tree of Life Awakenings, Discovery Island Carnivale, Viva Gaia Street Band!, and Sunset Serenatas. PhotoPass photographers will not be available in the Tree of Life hub or the Oasis bridge […]


The Epcot International Festival of the Holidays Begins November 19


Epcot’s popular celebration Holidays Around the World is being reimagined into the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays. There aren’t a lot of details in what this change to the name means for the festival itself, but what we do know is that this year there will be 15 Holiday Marketplaces, new and returning entertainment […]