Disney Parks

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 …

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1 Big Downside to Disney World's Massive Makeover -- The Motley Fool

Last weekend's D23 announcements will be huge for Disney World, but the timing of the closing of rides that will make room for the new attractions …

Disney's Hollywood Studios

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

Mickey Mouse Helps Foster Parents Tell Two Kids They’re Officially Being Adopted

Did someone just turn Disney World turned into a water park? Because this video of two foster children learning they’re being adopted will definitely …

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 …

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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

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 …

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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

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

Get Excited: The Tron Roller Coaster Is Coming to Disney World

Shanghai Disneyland’s highest-rated attraction is coming to Walt Disney World.<p>TRON LightCycle Power Run, a high-speed roller coaster inspired by the …

Shanghai Disney Resort

Mickey surprises kids with adoption day at Disney World

ORLANDO – Three years ago, Courtney Gilmour and her husband, Tom, became foster parents to Janielle, 12, and Elijah, 10.<p>“We knew quickly that we wanted to adopt them,” Courtney tells HUMANKIND. “But sometimes the system doesn't work as fast as your heart works."<p>Finally, in May 2017, the parents …

Disney World

Disneyland is celebrating great news with glittery beignets you can eat

You might remember a Disneyland spectacle called <i>Fantasmic!</i>. The show that combined fire, water, and the magic of light was dismantled in January 2016 …

Disneyland

There Is a Secret Mixtape for Disneyland’s Space Mountain Roller Coaster

While organizing his personal archives, former Walt Disney imagineer Tom K. Morris stumbled upon a note scrawled on Mickey Mouse letterhead. The …

Disneyland

Here's Everything You Need to Know About Disney World's New Skyliner System

Minnie Mouse-themed vans won't be the only new way to get around at Walt Disney World Park and Resorts. A few months back, we shared the news that a new Disney World gondola system was in the works, and even more details about the project were released at this year's D23 expo.<p>Bob Chapek, chairman …

Disney's Hollywood Studios

Disney Is Creating 3 New Marvel Rides: Here's Everything We Know

With two <i>Star Wars</i>-themed lands opening in 2019, The Walt Disney Company has already made good on their acquisition of Lucasfilm — and now, the …

Disney California Adventure

Adoption day dreams came true at Disney World

The Gilmours surprised their foster kids, Janielle and Elijah, with an official adoption day date during a trip to Disney World.

Disney World

Can a New Disney Resort Survive without a MK?

July 19, 2017, 1:36 PM · Disney resort parks all come down to one common factor: Their Magic Kingdom. It's what everyone expects from a Disney park …

Amusement Parks

The Five Best Activities at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort

When we decided to splurge this summer and stay at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort we did it with the full intention of not just using the room as …

Magic Kingdom

BHV Marais to Bring Mickey Mouse to the Rue de Rivoli

The Parisian department store is banking on universal love for the jaunty Disney figure to draw crowds to its flagship this September.<p><b>AN AMERICAN IN</b> …

Disneyland Paris

Alert: Disney Is Planning a Space-Themed Restaurant That Looks Insane

Out of this world, even.<p>Disney parks are dominating the food game and when you thought <i>maybe</i> it couldn't get any better than glow-in-the-dark lemonade, they make an out-of-this-world announcement (lol). Yup, the next restaurant coming to Epcot will be space-themed.<p>Eater reports that last weekend, …

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Cars Land for the first time will take a spooky turn at Disneyland's Halloween celebrations

It’s called “Haul-O-Ween,” and it’s Disney-style spooky. Radiator Springs denizens Lightning McQueen, Mater, Cruz and the gang in California Adventure’s Cars Land for the first time will be decked out in seasonal costumes this fall as part of Disneyland’s Halloween happenings.<p>Expect to see …

Disneyland

Go To Disneyland On A Wednesday Morning In September

The Happiest Place on Earth isn't so happy when you've been stuck in line for Space Mountain the past two-and-a-half hours on a sweltering Saturday …

Disneyland

Walt Disney World; A World We Knew Nothing About!

Author of 7 books, but Mother to one amazing boy who goes by the name Prince Cornelius. I was honored to be named one of Houston's "40 under 40" for …

Disney World

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge

This is going to be the longest two years of your life. Currently under construction at Disneyland and Disney World, the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is …

Disney World

Disneyland debuts updated ‘Fantasmic!’ river show

Mickey Mouse made a triumphant return to the Rivers of America as “Fantasmic!” came back to Disneyland after a more than a one-year absence.<p>The show, …

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Disneyland Tips and Tricks, According To The Man Who Visits Daily

He's a real Disney hero.<p>Few people know Disneyland like Jeff Reitz. The 44-year-old Air Force veteran from Huntington Beach, California has visited the park every day since 2012, racking up 2,024 visits so far.<p>Reitz received his first annual pass as a gift from a friend and started his habit as a …

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10 Amazing Additions Coming to Disney Parks and Resorts | Mental Floss

Whether you're a <i>Star Wars</i> fan, a Marvel aficionado, or a Mickey and Minnie purist, Disney Parks and Resorts has just announced new rides, hotels, and …

Disney California Adventure

10 theme park foods that will get your taste buds in on the thrills

But please wait till after the rides!<p>Admit it. A big part of the reason you love theme parks is the food. In fact, for many of us, that IS the theme …

Disney's Animal Kingdom

Republican Party, Wimbledon, ‘Game of Thrones’: Your Monday Briefing

<i>Good morning.</i><p><i>Here’s what you need to know:</i><p><b>•</b> <b>Uncertainty on health care bill.</b><p>Senator John McCain could be out of action for weeks after surgery, and a vote on the Senate Republican plan to dismantle the Affordable Care Act may have to await his return.<p>Mr. McCain’s absence presents a problem for the …

Shanghai Disney Resort

The Must-Know News From Disney’s Big Fan Event

The movies and attractions to look forward to from Disney’s D23 Expo, the biannual fan convention.<p><i>A Wrinkle In Time</i><p>The trailer for the film …

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