We bring you a lot of stories every single day. Sometimes it’s hard to keep up. So in case you missed anything from our feed, we have rounded up all our stories in one place to get the news at a glance. Here is your Daily Recap for Wednesday, April 12, 2023.
Walt Disney World
- A Disney100 icon has been added in front of Main Street, U.S.A. Station as the celebration kicks off in Florida.
- Incidentally, the first of the 50th Anniversary bunting has come down from Cinderella Castle.
- New concept art was released today of Mama Odie in Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, opening next year.
- The Emporium is decked out for Disney100 as well starting today!
- The new breakfast menu and pricing for Garden Grill Restaurant in World Nature have been revealed.
- Ready for the 2023 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival? It kicks off July 27!
Disney’s Animal Kingdom
- Our first look at the merchandise and food for the park’s 25th Anniversary was revealed today.
Walt Disney World Resort Hotels
- Rapid progress has been made on the new Disney Vacation Club tower at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort.
Other Walt Disney World Resort News
- Splash Mountain will permanently close at Disneyland on May 31.
- Two of the four Magic Key tiers have sold out since sales resumed.
- A new Enchanted Tiki Room-themed ornament has flown into the parks.
- The iconic saxophone marquee has been removed from Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen at the Downtown Disney District.
- A slew of new MagicBand+ designs ranging from Magic Key holder-exclusives to attraction-themed items are on sale now.
- Extra drone choreography is set to be included in Disney D-Light for the Disneyland Paris 30th Anniversary Grand Finale.
- The park also teased a “very special” Disney100 offering to debut in October.
- The Fuente del Oro restaurant in Disneyland Paris will become a Coco-themed outlet.
- A Pixar-themed photo op area will replace Toon Plaza in Walt Disney Studios Park as well.
- We have a new name for the upcoming Pixar show at Walt Disney Studios Park — “TOGETHER: A Pixar Musical.”
- New concept art has been released for the refurbished Disneyland Hotel in Paris.
- More details are out about the updates to “it’s a small world” and Les Mystères du Nautilus at Disneyland Paris.
- Also revealed today were new merchandise lines themed to beloved attractions like Tower of Terror, Phantom Manor, and several others!
- Finally, we got an update on the construction of Arendelle — World of Frozen at Walt Disney Studios Park.
Entertainment & Media
- Figment is set to be part of the Disney Speedstorm racing game.
- A full trailer has been released for “The Muppets Mayhem” which releases next month on Disney+.
- Wes Chatham and David Tennant have been cast in the upcoming “Ahsoka” series.
The Walt Disney Company
- A new Adventures by Disney adventure this summer on a cruise through the Arctic will include former Disney Imagineer Joe Rohde as a guide.
That’s it for today; we hope you enjoyed this Daily Recap. Thanks for stopping by, and we’ll see you tomorrow!