Tag Archives: Hollywood Studios

Is Epcot the New Hollywood Studios?

Over the last few years, Hollywood Studios has been widely criticized as Walt Disney World’s worst park. “There’s only 4 attractions, it’s a half-day park at best.” People even argued that Disney should charge a discounted price for park tickets. Hollywood Studios closed many attractions and completely changed its identity, turning from an inside look […]

Face Painting Will be Unavailable at Hollywood Studios July 16-23

From July 16th to the 23rd, face painting will not be available at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. With the Special FX Makeup location in Pixar Place now behind construction walls, the location near Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster has become the only face painting opportunity in the park. That location is scheduled to reopen on July 24th!

Disney’s Hollywood Studios Experiencing Power Outage

UPDATE 8:02pm: Star Tours-The Adventures Continue has reopened. UPDATE 7:45pm: Slinky Dog Dash has reopened. Star Tours, Toy Story Mania, and Twilight Zone Tower of Terror are still closed. UPDATE 7:40pm: Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster has reopened. UPDATE 7:29pm: Attractions are being tested and some have reopened. Alien Swirling Saucers currently shows a 15 minute […]

Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Has Soft-Opened

Several sources are reporting that Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios soft-opened this afternoon. Both Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirling Saucers appear to be open to general park guests, though some are reporting long waits. Well the 200 minutes now has to be better than the 400 tomorrow! #ToyStoryLand #LiveinWDW pic.twitter.com/61w0LylOQ6 — Ziggy […]

New Video Provides Aerial View of Slinky Dog Dash in Toy Story Land

The Disney Parks Blog has shared a new video that gives a daytime aerial view of Slinky Dog Dash, one of the new attractions coming to Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The video shows the “width and scope” of the family coaster that’s set to open, along with the rest of Toy Story […]

Toy Story Land Models at Walt Disney Presents to be Closed for Updates

Toy Story Land is opening soon, so Disney’s Hollywood Studios is taking this opportunity to update the preview models of the new land that are on display at Walt Disney Presents, including adding new exclusive previews of the upcoming attractions. To complete the changes, the models will be unavailable June 27th and 28th. The remaining […]

Imagineers Discuss Putting the Final Touches on Toy Story Land in New Video

With the opening of Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios fast approaching, Imagineers are busy putting the final touches on the new land. The Disney Parks Blog has shared a new video in which several Imagineers discuss how different departments work together to bring the land to life. Show, Project Management and Graphics all […]

Weekly World Forecast: June 15 – June 21, 2018

Everyone knows planning a trip to Walt Disney World can be time-consuming. For some, it’s a passion project to work out all the details, but for many others, planning a Walt Disney World vacation can feel daunting. We know at The DIS that your vacation should be a time of relaxation and family bonding. When I […]

Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Should Go Retro

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is currently in a transition period. With exciting projects like Toy Story Land, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, and Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway on the horizon, it’s looking like this caterpillar of a park might just end up being a butterfly within a few years. Despite all this change, there’s one corner […]

Disney Rumor Round Up May 2018

Welcome to the May 2018 edition of Disney Rumor Round Up! You can check out the April 2018 installment here. Things have been heating up this month, so lets get to it! Disclaimer: any rumors mentioned in this article are not confirmed by Disney and may not ever happen. Magic Kingdom While it was pretty […]