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Podcast Episode 21 Now Available

You can download episode 21 of the WDW News Today podcast through Itunes as of right now. On this week’s show, we have WDW News and Rumors, a special look at WDWCelebrations.com, and a discussion about the greatest celebrations in Disney World history!!! If you do not have Itunes, this show can also be downloaded on this... Continue Reading

New Refurbishments

The following refurbishment was just announced on DisneyWorld.com: Liberty Square Riverboat Closed 2/24/08-3/1/08 For more upcoming refurbishments, check out our Attraction Closures page. Continue Reading

Replacing Pleasure

Screamscape.com is reporting the following rumor: “Fans of the Pleasure Island nightlife will want to take note of this latest rumor. According to Screamscape sources we’ve heard that there could be some fairly significant changes to Pleasure Island starting in 2008. In fact, as early as January we could see Disney begin the process of... Continue Reading

Still a Masterpiece After 36 Years

The Thomas Kinkade Company announced today that Thomas Kinkade, the Painter of Light, has unveiled A New Day at the Cinderella Castle, a depiction of the Walt Disney World’s Cinderella Castle as a new morning dawns, the Thomas Kinkade Company announced today. Kinkade exhibited A New Day at the Cinderella Castle for the first time... Continue Reading

Disney Building Employee Health Center

Disney announced plans Wednesday to build a $6 million health facility on its property for the use of its cast members and their dependents who participate in the company’s health plans. The 15,000-square-foot facility will give cast members access to primary care doctors and other medical professionals, as well as a pharmacy, lab, basic radiology... Continue Reading

Finally, Some Imagination

In what will probably be the first of many, a permit has been filed to refurbish and change the post show area of the Imagination pavillion at Epcot.  This will most likely be the first step in revamping the pavillion, which as spent almost a decade in dismay. These plans have been sitting around for a... Continue Reading

Spaceship Earth Videocast Available

Just wanted to let everyone know that a videocast of the new Spaceship Earth at Epcot is now available for your enjoyment. You can get directions on how to download the video for Itunes by going to our podcast page. To download it for your computer, go to http://podcast.wdwnewstoday.com. This will be the first of many videocasts released... Continue Reading

Something to Treasure

Walt Disney Home Entertainment continues its esteemed Walt Disney Treasures series with Wave VII — three new 2-Disc DVD volumes available December 11, 2007 in a limited supply, just in time for the holidays and in honor of Walt’s birthday. Each volume, with material all new to DVD, is hosted by film historian Leonard Maltin;... Continue Reading

Football Teams Get The Boot

A group of young athletes was kicked out of Walt Disney World in the middle of the night Saturday. Disney made the decision to kick out three teams participating in the Pop Warner Superbowl competition — two from Hawaii and one from Baltimore — because of a fight between some of their athletes. According to... Continue Reading

Woman Tries to Bring Gun To WDW

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Security at Walt Disney World discovered a loaded semi-automatic handgun during a routine safety check at the theme park on Sunday. They said the weapon belonged to Mary Ann Richardson, 63 of Pennsylvania. Richardson was trying to enter Walt Disney World with her family. She told security that she traveled with... Continue Reading

Episode 20 Now Available

You can download episode 20 of the podcast through Itunes as of right now. On this week’s show, we have the very first look at the new Spaceship Earth, WDW News and Rumors, and a tribute to Walt Disney. Enjoy the show!!! This show can also be downloaded HERE Continue Reading

SSE Spoilers

 Here is a Spaceship Earth report from www.themeparkave.com: I got an Instant Message from a friend at 8:30 tonight saying that SSE was open. I jumped into my car and sped over to Epcot. The wall wasn’t down but they had a portion of it opened to allow guests in. – The signs going in... Continue Reading

SSE Soft Openings

A reader just left us an voicemail reporting that Spaceship Earth is open right now, they are allowing guests on the attraction this evening. If you have seen the new Spaceship Earth and would like to tell us your review or report on the changes, feel free to call our voicemail at 206-350-8232 or email us... Continue Reading

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