Walt Disney World News Articles and News Stories

Disney On Broadway Lineup Released for 2023 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts


Last week, we learned the dates for the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts that takes place at Walt Disney World, and today Disney shared the full lineup for the DISNEY ON BROADWAY Concert Series. Presented three times each evening throughout the festival in the America Gardens Theatre, guests will be able to watch and enjoy some Disney On Broadway Lineup Released for 2023 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts


“Hey, Disney!” Finally Trialed in Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort


More than a year after the announcement of “Hey, Disney!” the Alexa system is finally coming to the Walt Disney World resorts. Reports are emerging that guests at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort are the first to be able to experience the new entertainment system. Guests were reportedly notified that cast members might be entering rooms “Hey, Disney!” Finally Trialed in Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort



‘Drawn to Life,’ Cirque du Soleil Celebrates 1st Anniversary


The Disney Springs Cirque du Soleil spectacular, Drawn to Life, is celebrating its first Anniversary, and what could be more fitting for the show’s theme? The classic representation for a 1st anniversary is paper, which fits in perfectly with the show’s central storyline featuring an animator’s desk. In celebration of its success, an additional performance ‘Drawn to Life,’ Cirque du Soleil Celebrates 1st Anniversary


Menus Revealed for 2022 EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays at Walt Disney World


Disney has just released all of the menus for the Holiday Kitchens at the 2022 EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays! There will be over 15 Holiday Kitchens this year and guests will be able to taste flavors from across the globe highlighting ways the world celebrates the season. There is a new Holiday Kitchen Menus Revealed for 2022 EPCOT International Festival of the Holidays at Walt Disney World


Disney Introduces Park-Specific Ticket Changes & Price Increases for Annual Passes & More


Disney has announced price increases on select theme park tickets, annual passes, and park hopping. The information below includes all the details we have so far. BEGINNING DEC. 8: 1-Day, 1-Park Tickets   Beginning Dec. 8, Walt Disney World will introduce park-specific pricing on 1-day, 1-park tickets. Moving forward, guests will select a date and theme Disney Introduces Park-Specific Ticket Changes & Price Increases for Annual Passes & More


Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind Holiday Remix – Begins November 25th


Who doesn’t love a holiday overlay? For years, I’ve heard non-stop complaints about the overlay tradition that occurs in California’s Disneyland, with east-coast fans desperate to get in on some of the Haunted Mansion, and “it’s a small world” action. Instead, Orlando-based Disney fans might have an overlay of their own to make DLR fans Guardians of the Galaxy Cosmic Rewind Holiday Remix – Begins November 25th


Walt Disney World Resort Hotel Dining Reopening Information for Thursday, Nov. 10


Walt Disney World has provided some important updates to dining experiences across the resort. Select resort dining options are continuing to operate with availability subject to change. It’s important to check with the individual location for exact details and hours, but as of 8:00 am on Thursday morning, the reopening times are posted as follows: Walt Disney World Resort Hotel Dining Reopening Information for Thursday, Nov. 10


Walt Disney World Announces Phased Closures Due to Inclement Weather


As of 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, Walt Disney World is making the following operational adjustments as they continue to prioritize the safety of their cast members and guests during the storm: Theme Parks Walt Disney World Resort theme parks will have a phased closure today, Nov. 9, beginning at 5 p.m. and will remain closed Walt Disney World Announces Phased Closures Due to Inclement Weather


Walt Disney World Resort Closures Announced Ahead of Tropical Storm Nicole’s Arrival


With Tropical Storm Nicole approaching the east coast of Florida, Walt Disney World has announced some closures and cancelations that guests visiting should be aware of. For the safety of guests and cast members, the following resort hotels will be temporarily closed from Wednesday, November 9th through Friday, November 11th. (Note: The resort closures listed Walt Disney World Resort Closures Announced Ahead of Tropical Storm Nicole’s Arrival