Tag Archives: Toy Story Mania

Jackie’s Spoonful of Pixie Dust: Why I’m Over the Moon Excited for Toy Story Land to Open


When the first Toy Story movie came out in 1995, I was in my early twenties; married with no kids yet. It came out at Thanksgiving which was a very, very special time of the year for my family. All through my childhood, we’d pack up and head to Canon Beach on the Oregon coast […]


Walt Disney World Annual Passholders to Receive Exclusive Toy Story Land Access in September


UPDATE 7/11/18: Registration has just opened for Passholder Play Time at Toy Story Land. The dates are Tuesday through Saturday from September 4 to September 29, 2018, from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. or 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. You must click on the link from your email in order to register. Go now! Gold, Platinum, […]


Why Can’t I Get Myself To Care About Toy Story Land?


The brand new Toy Story Land is opening in Disney’s Hollywood Studios on June 30th, and for the last three years, details have emerged about the new highly immersive area that will shrink guests to toy size and transport them into Andy’s backyard with Woody and friends. I’m a fan of the Toy Story movies […]


Toy Story Mania! Will Close Temporarily Before Toy Story Land Launch


Toy Story Mania! in Disney’s Hollywood Studios will close between June 11 – June 18 for queue and entrance construction. This renovation is a part of the upcoming launch of Toy Story Land, set to open to guests on June 30th. After construction is completed, guests can continue to enter and exit this attraction on Pixar […]


Disney Adds More Free Toy Story Land-inspired Online Games


In celebration of the new Toy Story Land coming soon to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Walt Disney World has premiered two new online games inspired by attractions in the land, adding to the another free game that debuted earlier this year. The fun new games can be found at www.ToyStoryPlaytime.com. The Claw Challenge, inspired by the […]


Lenny and Chuckles Have Been Added to the Toy Story Mania! Queue at Disney’s Hollywood Studios


Two new characters were recently unveiled in the Toy Story Mania! queue at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Lenny, Andy’s walking binoculars, and Chuckles the clown, who made his first on-screen appearance in Toy Story 3 have become the newest Toy Story characters to be depicted in Toy Story Mania! by way of the boxes they originally […]


FastPasses Will Be Temporarily Unavailable for Toy Story Mania Beginning This April


UPDATE 4/9/18: With construction underway to create the new entrance for Toy Story Mania, Disney is preparing to enter the next phase of work in the queue. Multiple tracks of Toy Story Mania will be unavailable as a result. The shift in the construction schedule bumps the start date to April 12. During this time, […]


Many Details and Thoughts Behind the Development of Toy Story Land Opening Soon at Hollywood Studios


I had the amazing opportunity to listen to Ryan Wineinger, a Creative Director in Imagineering who is working on all the playful details that are coming together for the upcoming Toy Story Land! We even got to go on a tour with him backstage! Ryan was so excited to share what he and his team […]


Disney Releases Concept Art Showing New Entrance of Toy Story Mania! at Disney’s Hollywood Studios


This morning, Slinky, Woody, Jessie, and Buzz Lightyear stopped by Good Morning America to assist with announcing that Toy Story Land will officially open its doors to guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on June 30, 2018. Take a look at the video below if you missed the segment. #ToyStoryLand will open at @WaltDisneyWorld Resort on […]


The Most Overrated and Underrated Attractions at Each Disney World Park


There’s nothing worse than getting to a park at rope drop, rushing past strollers and screaming moms to get to the most popular attraction, waiting over an hour to get on, and leaving disappointed because “it wasn’t that good.” On the other hand, nothing beats finding a 10-minute wait attraction on a hot, crowded day […]