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Disney reveals more about Epcot's Frozen attraction
Apr 7 - The Walt Disney World website has been updated and now gives more details about the Frozen Ever After attraction and new meet and greet areas coming to Epcot this summer - including a chance to meet Anna and Elsa... (more)
Disney Early Morning Magic tickets now on sale
Apr 6 - As expected Disney has announced a new early morning package for the Magic Kingdom which will begin on April 26th. The Disney Early Morning Magic package will allow a very limited number of guests to be... (more)
Zootopia Characters Debut at Magic Kingdom
Apr 5 - Two characters from the latest Disney film, “Zootopia” (Zootropolis in the UK), Nick Wilde and Judy Hopps are now appearing in the Move It! Shake It! Dance & Play It! Street Party at Magic Kingdom, every day... (more)
Magic Kingdom 45th Anniversary Artwork
Apr 4 - This October Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom Park will celebrate its 45th anniversary. Disney has released the first artwork created for commemorative merchandise being released this fall... (more)
Animal Kingdom Lodge's New Sense of Africa Tour
Apr 2 - Starting April 5th a new Disney experience -Sense of Africa - at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge, will be available to book. This 3.5-hour-long breakfast and tour debuts April 9th and is designed to immerse... (more)
Sounds Like Summer Line-up Confirmed
Apr 1 - Three new acts will join the Sounds Like Summer concert series as some of the world’s best tribute bands rock World Showcase in a few months at Epcot. Bands paying tribute to the music of Fleetwood Mac... (more)
Animal Kingdom's evening entertainment
Mar 31 - Disney has released a new website full of information about the new evening entertainment coming to Animal Kingdom. There is information about the new River’s of Light Show that débuts on April 22nd... (more)
Play Epcot's Agent P Adventure on a phone
Mar 30 - Guests playing the Phineas & Ferb: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure at Epcot can now play the game on their own smartphone instead of using a F.O.N.E. (Field Operative Notification Equipment)... (more)
New iconic Disney LEGO Minifigures coming soon
Mar 29 - From this May visitors to Walt Disney World will be able to purchase new LEGO Disney Minifigures. This collection will be LEGO’s first-ever Disney character collection of Minifigures; there will be eighteen new... (more)
Guests pay extra for early entry to Magic Kingdom?
Mar 28 - Disney recently announced a new event coming to Magic Kingdom called “Disney After Hours” which will cost an extra $149 per person on top of theme park entry. Details have leaked out about another... (more)
Closures at Disney's Hollywood Studios
Mar 27 - The building work for Toy Story Land and Star Wars Land is now visible around Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Construction walls are already in place around Premier Theater and the former Phineas & Ferb... (more)
Some FastPass+ options gone at Magic Kingdom
Mar 26 - Walt Disney World recently updated the FastPass+ options for Magic Kingdom with a few big changes. The option to book a FastPass+ for parades and firework shows is no longer available... (more)
Dates for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party
Mar 25 - Walt Disney World has released the dates for this year’s Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom. Separate admission is required for this special event, ticket information should be released soon... (more)
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Party to run for 29 nights
Mar 24 - This year Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Disney’s Magic Kingdom will now run for a record 29 nights starting in September. At Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party guests trick-or-treat throughout the park...
Disney After Hours events in April & May
Mar 22 - Enjoy Magic Kingdom park in the dark at an after-hours special event which will featuring many of your favorite attractions and Characters. The special ‘Disney After Hours’ event ticket includes access to select attractions...
D-Luxe Burger opening in May at Disney Springs
Mar 22 - The new D-Luxe Burger is due to open this May at Town Center at Disney Springs. It will be the perfect place to grab a delicious gourmet burgers and enjoy one of their twisted milkshakes. There’s something for...
Grand Floridian Amazing Easter Egg display
Mar 21 - Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is holding their fifth annual Easter Egg display, eggs are on display from now until April 4th. The bakery team there have been designing and hand decorating Easter eggs for 20 years...
After-dark entertainment at Animal Kingdom
Mar 20 - With the introduction of the new Rivers of Light nighttime spectacular Disney’s Animal Kingdom is about to transition from a day-into-night theme park showcasing the magic of nature after dark. This transition will bring...
Walt Disney World offers Preferred Parking
Mar 19 - Walt Disney World has started testing a program where for an additional cost guests can park close to the entrance gates. The test is currently taking place at Magic Kingdom and Epcot, the usual $20 has to be paid for parking...
Magic Kingdom is the original Disney World park, opened in 1971.
Epcot is an amazing park inspired by Walt Disney's original vision.
Disney's Hollywood Studios reflects the silver screen's golden age.
Exotic animals and amazing theming in Animal Kingdom.
Typhoon Lagoon water park has thrilling slides & a giant wave pool.
Snow in the summer at Blizzard Beach water park in Walt Disney World.