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More to See, Do, Taste and Experience at Walt Disney

New and limited-time shows, parties, character experiences and more begin in January across all four parks in Orlando.

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The best Disney vacation for every decade of your life

Disney is one of those getaways that excites travelers of all ages. From our formidable childhood to our golden years, Mickey Mouse and friends are …

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Disney will allow guests to touch a rhino at Animal Kingdom

As part of their "Wildlife Wednesday," Walt Disney World announced a new animal attraction on their official blog this morning.<br>Starting Nov. 1 Animal …

Orlando

Disney World adds Up Close With Rhinos tour

A new behind-the-scenes experience called Up Close With Rhinos will begin at Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park on Nov. 1.<p>The 60-minute guided tour …

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How Jurassic Park Made Velociraptors the Most Beloved Dinosaur

Do you remember the first time you saw a dinosaur?<p>The question is simple and echoes through the trailer for the newest edition to the <i>Jurassic Park</i> …

Jurassic Park

Disney’s Epcot To Retire ‘Illuminations: Reflections Of Earth’, Its Two-Decade-Old Fireworks And Laser Show

The resort promises an all-new show to replace the 20-year-old one in 2019.<p>Walt Disney World’s Epcot will retire its nighttime fireworks-and-laser …

Epcot

8 Secrets Every Working Mom Must Know for a Stress-Free Disney World Vacation

If you don't know Disney World is a great family vacation spot, welcome to planet Earth.<p>But even self-proclaimed Disney experts can learn something …

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Disney Springs hotels extend park benefits through 2019

The seven hotels in the Disney Springs area have decided to extend through 2019 the exclusive perks they have been offering to guests visiting the …

Disney Springs

A Disney employee reveals the best part of working at Animal Kingdom — and it has nothing to do with the rides or food

When you meet Anna Otero-Knox, you're greeted with a warm smile and you instantly know you're in for a treat! She's been with the Walt Disney Company for over 25 years and has seen the parks at Walt Disney World change and grow. She's been on quite a few opening teams and now she's in a brand new …

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How to Experience the Ultimate Family Vacation to Disney World

For many families, a trip to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida is a once-in-a-lifetime experience.<p>Perhaps you’ve saved for years or your kids are …

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Where to Get the Best Beer at Disney World

Beers Around the World<p>For the 21+ crowd, the magic continues at Walt Disney World with fine dining, impressive cocktails and a top-notch beer scene. …

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LI's O'Gara hopes to earn a spot with Rangers

When your team doesn’t make the playoffs in the NHL, your summer break is long. Rangers defenseman Rob O’Gara used his time productively.<p>The Long …

Long Island

Artist Topper Helmers, who has done work for Disney and Warner Bros., to be special guest at Galaxy Comic Book & Fantasy Art Expo

Galaxy Comic Book & Fantasy Art Expo has expanded to include more space to meet artists, take in panels, do a scavenger hunt and engage in other activities.<p>The expo returns to Joliet Area Historical Museum where the original Catmobile, Catwoman’s car from the 1966 “Batman” TV show, makes a rare …

Comic Books

Hurricane Florence evacuees flee to Disney World, the Happiest Place on Earth

They debated whether to stay.Hurricane Florence might arrive in the middle of the night, the terrible wind frightening their two boys. It would flood …

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39 Disney World Facts That Even Die-Hard Fans Don't Know

The happiest place on Earth also happens to be one of the most interesting. Disney World has been around for nearly half a century, and with age comes good stories — and lots of them. We've rounded up 39 Disney World secrets even die-hard fans will be shocked to discover.<p>If you can't get enough …

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13 Mickey-Shaped Foods You Must Eat in Disney World

We’ve gathered our top picks for the Mickey-shaped food you absolutely have to have on your next Disney vacation.<p>The real reason Walt Disney World is …

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Walt Disney World tourist turns to courts to learn more about motorized scooter injury

A Walt Disney World tourist who says she was struck by a motorized scooter and fractured her ankle is asking the courts to force Disney to release …

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12 things you should do while dining at Disney — and 11 you shouldn't

<i>The following is an adapted excerpt from "Tasting the Magic from A-Z: The Best Food and Beverages at Walt Disney World" by Trisha Daab:</i>

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10 Ways to Save on Your First — or Next — Disney Vacation

If there’s one thing Disney parks are good at, it’s giving you opportunities to spend money. Not that there’s anything wrong with that: Disney …

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Disneyland Serving Alcohol Is Actually Kind of a Bad Idea

Hold on to your Mickey ears, because the happiest place on earth recently announced that they will start serving alcohol, breaking Disneyland's …

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Disney World offers support service just for passholders

<b>ORLANDO, Fla. —</b> Disney World has rolled out a new support service just for annual passholders.<p><b>Disney World rolls out support service just for</b> …

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6 Things to Know About Disney World’s Minnie Vans

Last summer, Disney World introduced the Minnie Van, one the theme park’s cutest — and handiest — services. This summer, the wildly successful fleet …

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10 Ways Disney Parks Hide Things Right In Front Of You

Ever ridden the Jungle Cruise and wondered how the skippers can control the boat without looking at the wheel? Ever wondered why you never see a …

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Theme parks: Catch up on what you missed in heat of summer

Maybe you’ve heard the whispers this week, the whispers of folks saying that the crowds are thin at our theme parks right now. Something like “It was …

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Disney World Has a Magical Greenhouse

You’re never going to go hungry on a trip to Disney World. Between the Mermaid Donuts, the Dole Whips, the splurge-worthy fine dining at the Grand …

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Should You Buy a Disney World Annual Pass?

Walt Disney World is a magical place filled with memories and countless adventures for everyone. Let's be honest, Walt Disney World is also very expensive, and many people plan for years to go there. Everything from tickets, to food, and extra entertainment costs at the parks, but what if there was …

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Disney Veteran Jay Williams Joins Design Studio Super 78 (EXCLUSIVE)

Global attractions design-production studio Super 78 has hired veteran executive and entrepreneur Jay Williams for the newly created position of …

Entertainment

Walt Disney World Resort union workers overwhelmingly approve new contract to phase in $15 minimum wage

Sometimes Lillian Vazquez worked 100 hours a week at Animal Kingdom, arriving before the sun rose and leaving at midnight.She couldn’t survive …

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This Walt Disney World Resort First-Timer Found Great Unexpected Photo Spots

<i>When Disney fashionista Tanya Olivarez told us she was heading to the Walt Disney World Resort with a mission to find some great, less-explored photo</i> …

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Disneyland will start serving alcohol at its new Star Wars cantina

Disneyland is known for being the happiest place on Earth, particularly for those looking for some family-friendly fun. But grown-ups who would love a tipple at the famously dry California theme park will get their first chance in 2019 as a new Star Wars-themed cantina opens up.<p>When the …

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