From the Disney Parks Blog In early June, I participated in a live chat with Imagineer Jonathan Ackley about Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom. This interactive, role-playing adventure lets apprentice sorcerers help Merlin keep the Disney Villains from taking over the Magic Kingdom. It’s a fun experience that I’ve had[…]

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom Trading Card Game

Richard Petty Driving Experience (RPDE), the worldwide leader in stock car drive and ride entertainment, announced  that it will now offer “Junior Ride-Alongs” at its Walt Disney World® Speedway location in Orlando, FL. RPDE’s “Junior Ride-Alongs” program will provide children, who are 6-13 years of age and at least 48[…]

Junior Ride-Alongs at Richard Petty Driving Experience

Courtesy of the Disney Park Blog Disney’s Art of Animation Resort is open for business! Earlier this morning, Meg Crofton, president of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Operations, U.S. & France, officially dedicated this new resort while surrounded by a cast of colorful characters from the films that inspired the[…]

Disney’s Art of Animation Resort is open for business!

Disneybrit.com If you are to visit the One Man’s Dream exhibition you will notice one very large change. As of the 16th May, the large model of new Fantasyland (seen at the press Summer to Remember event and at the D23 Expo 2011) will be available for guests to get[…]

Model of the new Fantasyland

From the Disney Parks Blog Just wanted to give you a quick update on the new Disney Phineas and Ferb: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure, including showcasing some new renderings of the experience we debuted at the Summer to Remember press event in April. Starting in late June, Disney Phineas[…]

Disney Phineas and Ferb: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure

On the weekend of January 10th-13th 2013, the Walt Disney World Resort will celebrate 20 years of marathon running at the resort with a new look course, new entertainments and a raft of event designed to be seen at mile 20. The 26.2 mile course will also include a special[…]

20 years of marathons

With a flourish of confetti, Italian music, and, of course, Mickey and Minnie Mouse, Tutto Italia in the Italy Pavilion at Epcot reopens its doors this week after a major renovation, along with the new Tutto Gusto wine cellar next door. The restaurant staff added to the celebration with tambourines,[…]

Festivities Open Tutto Italia, Tutto Gusto at Italy Pavilion at Epcot

Courtesy of DisneyBrit Whilst she is waiting for her new home to be prepared in the Magic Kingdom, Merida (From the upcoming film Brave) has started to make unscheduled appearances in Epcot. It is Pixar’s first ‘face’ character in the Disney Parks and I must say she looks stunning! I[…]

Merida Test Meet & Greets in Epcot

Courtesy of Disneybrit Over the last couple of days a number of little blue posts boasting the Mickey symbol have appeared outside the major attractions in the Magic Kingdom. The long rumoured RFID FASTPASS is now in test for the next 2 weeks, there is no way to sign up[…]

FASTPASS The Next Generation

by Nick LoCicero A reimagined Test Track will open at EPCOT this fall. The high speed attraction, which originally opened in 1999, pulled into the pits a couple weeks ago and is currently closed to guests while undergoing its first major overhaul. While the thrilling ending will still feature an[…]

Test Track Concept Art Review

Summer just isn’t summer without great tunes. And summer nights mean sizzling entertainment at Epcot Theme Park! During the annual Sounds Like Summer Concert Series, enjoy high-energy performances from some of the world’s greatest tribute bands. Get the family together and get into the groove with the songs you all[…]

Sounds Like Summer Concert Series 2012

It is that time of year again where we look forward to what Disney have to offer at their annual Star Wars Weekends held in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Each of the 4 weekends brings a host of special guests from the Star Wars universe as well as unique and special[…]

Disney Announces Star Wars Weekends Line Up

After the roll out began in October 2011, you can now enjoy free Wi-Fi access  in all of the  Walt Disney World Resort hotels (well nearly!) WiFi is available in Your resort room Restaurants Bus loading areas Pools Arcades Convention areas Sadly this still excludes Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground,[…]

WiFi Internet Access at the Walt Disney World Resorts

Courtesy of the Disney Park Blogs All the would-be secret agents out there will find a great new interactive experience at Epcot this year. Coming this summer, Disney Phineas & Ferb: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure is based on the wily secret-agent alter-ego of Perry the Platypus – faithful pet[…]

Coming Soon To Epcot: Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure

Disney announced plans Tuesday to expand the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex. Officials at Walt Disney World said additional playing fields are planned, as well as more lights, digital video boards and audio systems. They said the enhancements will provide athletes with a one-of-a-kind ESPN-style sports experience.The expansion plans[…]

Expanding ESPN Wide World of Sports complex.

As residents of the community of Celebration, Florida understand, it is a thriving, diverse and multi-cultural community, set against the backdrop of picturesque homes and public buildings, architecture, nature and scenery. But to outsiders who visit the town, or read about it in international news reports, there is a common[…]

Documentary on Celebration, Florida, By Celebration Florida Resident

Theme Park Connection is holding its grand opening this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011, officially opening the doors of its physical store to the public, showcasing thousands of Disney and theme park collectibles, props, costumes, signs, trading pins, and much more.  All are invited to stop by to browse through the[…]

Theme Park Connection

From Disneybrit Blink by Wet Seal, a new girl’s clothing and accessory shop, opened last week in the West Side of Downtown Disney at Walt Disney World Resort. The store offers the latest clothing trends, including private-label Wet Seal jeans, tops, hats, jewelry, belts and much more. I happened to[…]

Blink By Wet Seal Opens at Downtown Disney

After months of “TBC” appearing on the list of narrators, Disney have finally completed the list of who will be taking part in this traditional holiday festivity. The final name on this list is actress, singer, dancer Chita Rivera, who will take the 16th – 18th December slot. The narrator list[…]

Candlelight Processional Narrator List Finalised

Funjet Vacations announced today it will host a photo contest specifically targeted to fans who love Walt Disney World® Resort. Participants are encouraged to post their photos displaying their love for Walt Disney World® Resort. Then, three winning families will enjoy an all-expense-paid trip for four to Walt Disney World®[…]

FUNJET TO A FAIRY TALE ADVENTURE CONTEST

The Disney Store has just made it much easier to hand over your paycheck to Disney anytime, anywhere. The new Disney Store app for smart phones and the iPad was made available for download today. It’s a Free pick up at the app store, so I grabbed it and took[…]

Review: New Disney Store App

A huge announcement came out of Walt Disney Imagineering today. James Cameron’s world of Avatar will be coming to life at the the Disney Parks. It will all begin with a themed area built at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Bob Iger and Tom Staggs today unveild a long term partnership with[…]

Avatar Themed Land Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom

The 2011 Food and Wine Festival is coming to EPCOT on September 30th, and as much as I love stuffing my face around the world, I also enjoy picking up some cool merchandise. Here is a peak at some things you will find around the showcase this fall. 2011 Food[…]

Food & Wine 2011 Merchandise

Every fall WDW has a huge trading weekend, this year it’s the Florida Project. Here are the pins on display that will hit stores in the coming months.

The Florida Project Pin Previews