Amusement Parks

How to use your iPhone to get a FASTPASS at Disneyland

You can grab a FASTPASS for a ride a Disneyland, CA without even having to go to the distribution kiosk!<p>Disney has added a much-needed feature to its …

Disneyland

Three popular shops closing in Downtown Disney at the Disneyland Resort

Build-A-Bear Workshop, Chapel Hats and Ridemakerz will soon close in Downtown Disney at the Disneyland Resort.<p>The three neighboring shops are closing …

Disneyland

Comcast Won't Catch Up to Disney World Now -- The Motley Fool

Comcast's Universal Orlando has been gaining ground on Disney in recent years, but that game will change in the coming years.<p>These are exciting times …

Disney World

Restaurant friends have a score to settle

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>HUMANKIND VIDEOSNewborn smiles and it moves her sister to tears | 0:40<p>Allie, 9, adores her new baby sister, Ashlyn.<p>1 of 10<p>Skip …

Disney World

2 Dividend Stocks With Solid Growth Potential You Can Buy and Hold for the Next Decade (or Longer) -- The Motley Fool

Cedar Fair and American Water Works aren't likely to get disrupted, so the good times should keep rolling and flowing for investors.<p>Would you like to …

Stocks

Gold Coast to host Australia's largest sea jelly exhibit

The Gold Coast is set to become the new home of Australia's largest sea jelly exhibit, uniquely featuring a research laboratory inside the display at …

SeaWorld

‘Westworld’ Season 2 Trailer Drops At Comic-Con — What’s Dolores Up To Now?

This ain’t your average amusement park. The season 2 trailer for ‘Westworld’ left audiences at Comic-Con mesmerized, as the story picks up with …

Westworld

9 gorgeous luxury log cabins near Birmingham for a long weekend

All no more than a two hour drive away they would make the perfect weekend escape

Cabins

opening of Beacon Park in Detroit

None<p>Beacon Park in Detroit celebrated its grand opening on July 20, 2017. The four day event features live music, beer gardens, food trucks, fitness …

Disneyland

I'm a lifelong Disneyland fan who finally visited Disney World for the first time — here's why it was a letdown

• <b>I'm 27 years old and grew up going to Disneyland in Anaheim, California.</b>• <b><br>This year, I finally visited Disney World in Orlando, Florida, for the first time.</b>• <b><br>Everyone told me it was bigger, and therefore better, than Disneyland.</b>• <b><br>But the overwhelming size actually made it harder to take in.</b>• <b><br>Plus Florida</b> …

Disney World

Your 'Star Wars' mission: Visitors will invent adventures as they move through the Disneyland area

One entrance is flanked by a TIE fighter representing the evil First Order. The other entryway is dressed as a Resistance encampment with a lifesize X-wing. Beyond is lush greenery contrasting with desert-like domed structures.<p>This is the alien world of the "Star Wars"-inspired lands coming to …

Disney's Hollywood Studios

10 Amazing Co-Parents That Show Traditional Family Structures Aren't The Only Way

While the kids may be raised between different homes, these blended families show there is even more love to go around.<p>Images of the American nuclear …

Parenting

The stomach churning challenge that gets you into Alton Towers for FREE

If you fancy a wild ride at a theme park this summer without spending a penny, Alton Towers has answered your calls.<p>You can get in to the highly …

Virtual Reality

9 Secret Spots to Chill in Disneyland

Since these benches aren’t in the path for rides or food most visitors usually miss this quiet spot. The backside of the gazebo under the Silly …

Disneyland

11 Magical New Developments Coming To Disney Parks

They'll be whole new worlds by 2021.<p>Buckle up, Disney fans: A spellbinding slate of new rides, hotels and restaurants is coming to the parks over the next few years.<p>At last weekend’s D23 Expo in Anaheim, Disney officials shared details on upcoming developments for the two theme parks that make up …

Disney World

Watch Mickey Mouse share magical news of adoption with these foster kids

Tom and Courtney Gilmour had long planned for two big events: the adoption of their two foster children, and a trip to Disney World. By coincidence, just three days before leaving for Orlando, Florida, this past spring, a Pennsylvania court confirmed the Gilmours' adoption date.<p>Suddenly, their …

Walt Disney Company

Disney Introduces ‘Minnie Vans’ Transportation Service

<i>PHOTO: The new Minnie Vans at Walt Disney World Resort. (photo courtesy of Walt Disney World Resort)</i><p>Disney announced a new transportation service …

Disney World

Katie Holmes’ Rumored Boyfriend Jamie Foxx To Allegedly Drop $500,000 On Disneyland Date Night To Win Her Back

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx’s relationship is apparently going through a tough time after it was revealed that the 49-year-old actor had been seen …

Disneyland

These theme parks will seriously pay you to scare people (one pays $25/hr!)

Halloween may not be on your radar just yet, but if working as a zombie is on your bucket list, you'll want to pay attention.<p>Theme parks across the country are currently hiring seasonal workers to be a part of their Halloween-themed festivities. Think of it as extended trick-or-treating, except</b> …

Six Flags

Where Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Fits Into the Star Wars Universe

Last weekend, at the D23 Expo, more details were revealed about the ambitious Star Wars-themed lands coming to both Disneyland in California and Walt Disney World in Florida. We found out the official name for the land (Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge) and that, in addition to the land in Florida, they …

Star Wars

Summer holiday activities you can do on a budget: Cheap days out ideas from cinema ticket deals to Sealife offers

Having the kids at home for the summer holidays can be a costly time for parents, with cinema visits, day trips and eating out all adding up.<p>While …

London

Watch the Newest Ads on TV From Walt Disney World, Subway, Home Depot and More

Every weekday, we bring you the <b>Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots</b>, new TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention …

Walt Disney World Resort

Star Wars Galaxy's Edge: Park Possibilities and Movie Shakeups

Any News on Star Wars Land?<p>Yes! This past weekend at the official D23 fan expo, Disney revealed a 50-foot model of the complete layout of the park, …

Disney's Hollywood Studios

Let's talk about Disney's theme park and hotel plans for Star Wars

July 20, 2017, 3:07 PM · As much as some theme park fans might be excited about news that Walt Disney World will open Guardians of the Galaxy and …

Star Wars

Pocket Gems’ Episode app will get Pitch Perfect interactive story

Pocket Gems and Universal Studios are launching an interactive story for the Episode mobile app based on the <i>Pitch Perfect</i> films. The partnership comes ahead of Universal’s holiday release of <i>Pitch Perfect 3</i> film.<p>Pocket Gems’ Episode platform is a comic-book style mobile app that allows fans to …

TV Series

10 Disney attractions that closed too soon

This past weekend, Disney World fans got some bad news: Hollywood Studios’ the Great Movie Ride <i>and</i> Epcot’s Ellen’s Energy Adventure are both closing in August to make way for new attractions.<p>While Mickey & Minnie’s Railway Runway, a tribute to early cartoons, is taking Great Movie Ride’s place, a</i> …

Disney World

Disney's Avatar ride causes woman to pass out, according to new report on theme-park injuries

Disney’s latest ride might be too realistic for some.<p>According to a state report, a number of medical-related issues have occurred on the 3D Flight of Passage ride at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, the Orlando Sentinel reports.<p>In the report, the theme parks are required to disclose any ride-related …

Disney's Animal Kingdom

6 Things To Experience At Pandora: The World Of Avatar At Disney's Animal Kingdom

*Books flight to Orlando*<p>Posted on July 19, 2017, 18:25 GMT<p>Whether you're a diehard <i>Avatar</i> fan, or just really psyched about anything new at Disney World, you're gonna want to add Animal Kingdom's new Pandora land to your next itinerary asap. From the iconic floating mountains, to Na'vi cultural …

Disney's Animal Kingdom

Disneyland resort launches digital version of Fastpass, but it will cost you

Disneyland’s Fastpass system, the ride reservation system that the park invented in 1999, has moved into the digital age.<p>The Anaheim resort launched a smartphone version of the ride reservation system Wednesday. It operates from the park’s smartphone app, and unlike the free reservation system that …

Disneyland

New Gulf Coast amusement park opening in Alabama | Miami Herald

An Indian tribe best known for its Alabama casinos is opening the largest amusement park on the northern Gulf Coast as it diversifies its businesses …

Gulf Coast