Tag Archives: Spaceship Earth

Vox Populi: What Disney Fans are Saying About Siemens Ending their Sponsorship with Disney

We reported last week that Siemens was ending their sponsorship with the Walt Disney Company later this year and this news has raised all sorts of questions amongst DISboard readers. Posters are expressing their concerns on why Disney needs sponsorships anyway while others explain that it’s not that Disney necessarily ‘needs’ sponsors, but that it’s […]

BREAKING: Siemens Ending Their Sponsorship with Disney Parks

UPDATE 7/3/17: According to the Orlando Sentinel – Disney said in a statement, “We appreciate their collaboration in helping create unforgettable memories for our guests at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort over the last 12 years.” “…Siemens and The Walt Disney Company have enjoyed an exciting marketing and technology alliance that has brought […]

Spaceship Earth transformed into the Star Wars Death Star and more at special Rogue One Event

Last night, I had the opportunity to attend the special Rogue One Event hosted by the Disney Parks Blog. It’s funny because I’m admittedly not the biggest Star Wars fan there ever was, but seeing the cool detail on Spaceship Earth as it turned into the Death Star was pretty cool, especially with the music […]

Updates to Star Wars experiences announced for Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The Disney Parks Blog hosted an after-hours event tonight that was all about the upcoming Star Wars film, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. Guests gathered at Epcot after the park closed and were treated to clips from the film, appearances by Michael Roddy (show director) and Mads Mikkelsen (plays Galen Erso in the film), […]

Disney to live stream event where Spaceship Earth transforms into Death Star

Earlier today, Disney announced a meet-up after hours event at Epcot at which Spaceship Earth will be transformed into the Death Star to celebrate the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. That event filled to capacity quickly, but the Disney Parks Blog has just announced that the event will be live streamed for […]

Disney to transform Spaceship Earth into Star Wars’ Death Star during after-hours event

The Disney Parks Blog posted an interesting story this morning, sharing that Spaceship Earth at Epcot will be transformed into a giant Death Star at an exclusive meet-up event. The event will be held on December 5 to celebrate the December 15 release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and unfortunately, is already filled to […]

Some tips to enjoying Epcot while you wait for your FastPass time

We decided on a whim to visit Epcot in Walt Disney World the other day. There are some disadvantages to living close to the parks. I can hear the groans now as I type this. We don’t start thinking about Fastpasses until a few days before we plan on visiting the park. Sometimes we don’t […]