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Disney Springs Celebrates DOLE Whip Day with Sampler of Orange, Watermelon, Strawberry, Lime, and Pineapple Flavors

Shannen Ace

Celebrate DOLE Whip Day at Disney Springs with the DOLE Whip Sampler available from Swirls on the Water. Swirls on the Water is located in the Disney Springs Marketplace, near the bridge. The sampler includes several different flavors of DOLE Whip. It’s actually different from the sampler listed on Disney’s foodie guide to DOLE Whip …
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Disney Changing Earnings Call Format for FY24 Q3

Shannen Ace

The Walt Disney Company announced they will release and discuss their fiscal year 2024 third quarter financial results on Wednesday, August 7, 2024. Disney Q3 FY2024 Earnings Call In an apparent change of format, Disney will post prepared written statements online before the opening of trading that day. They will then host a live audio …
A D23-exclusive Funko Pop! of Bob Gurr is shown in its packaging on the left and out of its packaging on the right. The figure wears glasses, a red Hawaiian shirt, red shoes, and holds a colorful object.

FIRST LOOK at D23-Exclusive Bob Gurr Funko Pop

Shannen Ace

Funko has revealed the Bob Gurr Funko Pop! first teased at Wondercon last year. The figure will be exclusively available from the Loungefly booth at D23: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event. Bob Gurr Funko Pop! The figure depicts Gurr in a red Hawai’ian shirt and red shoes, holding a tiki drink. It’s Pop! Icons #81 …
A hand holds a headband with black and white fluffy ears and a polka dot bow in the center, with a stone wall background and shelves with various items in the back.

New Cruella de Vil Ear Headband at Walt Disney World

Shannen Ace

We spotted a new Cruella de Vil ear headband at Walt Disney World this week. The “One Hundred and One Dalmatian”-inspired ears were in Riverside Depot at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and the Emporium at Magic Kingdom. Cruella de Vil Ear Headband – $34.99 The ears are made of fluffy material. The right ear is black …
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Shrunken Heads Removed From Knockturn Alley in Universal Studios Florida

Shannen Ace

The shrunken heads have been removed from their window in Knockturn Alley at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley in Universal Studios Florida. The spell associated with the props has been deactivated, possibly related to the anticipated new spells and wands coming to Universal Orlando Resort. Shrunken Heads Gone from Knockturn Alley The …
Universal Studios Florida archway entrance

Local Political Leaders Tell Prime Minister They Support Universal Studios Great Britain

Shannen Ace

In a letter to Prime Minister Keir Starmer, the Bedford Borough Council and other local political leaders expressed their support of the potential Universal Studios Great Britain project. Universal Studios Great Britain Gains New Support “The project is a unique opportunity to promote the UK as a world-leading visitor destination and place for business investment,” …
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Imagineering Files Permit for New Test Track Sets at EPCOT

Shannen Ace

Walt Disney Imagineering filed a new Notice of Commencement permit for the construction of Test Track 3.0 at EPCOT. Test Track Construction Permit The permit was filed on July 18, 2024. It contracts Jon Richards Company to “Install set elements” at 1440 Avenue of the Stars, the address of Test Track. Jon Richards Company, which …
An open storybook sculpture with illustrated pages titled "Le Pays des Contes de Fées" stands in front of a stone bridge surrounded by trees under a partly cloudy sky.

First Look at Refurbished Disneyland Paris Storybook Land Canal Boats, Reopening Date Announced

Shannen Ace

Le Pays des Contes de Fées, the Storybook Land Canal Boats, will reopen at Disneyland Paris next month after a months-long refurbishment celebrating 30 years of the attraction. Storybook Land Canal Boats Refurbishment Le Pays des Contes de Fées will reopen on August 30, 2024, with three new scenes inspired by Walt Disney Animation Studios …
A hand holds a Grogu Ear Headband designed with large, green, Yoda-like ears in a store. The headband is displayed joyfully in front of clothing racks and shelves with similar items.

Grogu Ear Headband Gets a Happy Redesign at Magic Kingdom

Phil Wood

A newly redesigned Grogu ear headband is now available at Tomorrowland Launch Depot at Magic Kingdom. Grogu Ear Headband – $34.99 The top part of this ear headband is green plush, while the bottom half is a white fuzzy material. The inside of the band is gray. Grogu’s nose and smiling mouth are embroidered between …
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Extended Evening Hours Returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios & More: Daily Recap (7/17/24)

Brit Tuttle

Extended evening hours returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Amazon Prime Day 2024 Disney deals, and a limited-time drink coming to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge — all this and more in today’s daily recap for Wednesday, July 17, 2024. Daily Recap for July 17, 2024 Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom EPCOT Disney’s Hollywood Studios New Merchandise …
Four young women with colorful hair and outfits stand together, including a pink-haired woman holding a tray of cupcakes, reminiscent of the vibrant characters from Disney+'s "Descendants: The Rise of the Red," which shattered viewership records.

‘Descendants: The Rise of Red’ Breaks Three-Day Disney+ Viewership Record

Phil Wood

Deadline reports that “Descendants: The Rise of Red” is the most-viewed Disney Channel Original Movie premiere in Disney+ history. ‘Descendants: The Rise of Red’ Viewership “Descendants: The Rise of Red” garnered 6.7 million views in its first three days on Disney+, making it the most-viewed Disney Channel Original Movie in that timeframe according to Disney. …
A group of people gathered for a protest. Some hold signs, including one reading "THINKFALLS, DECENT WAGE, ALL SHADY WAIT TIME TOO LONG" and another reading "Before you expand Disneyland, how about you expand MY paycheck.

Disney Workers Rising Host Rally for Fair Contract on Disneyland’s Birthday

Brit Tuttle

Disneyland Resort Cast Members who are part of the Disney Workers Rising union organization and community members took to the streets to host a rally for a fair contract on the resort’s 69th anniversary. Disney Workers Rising Rally The rally was held on July 17 from 4-6 p.m., with union and community members gathering together …
A blue bag with a yellow illustration of a castle and the words "Magic Kingdom" hangs from a rope decorated with flags in front of a wooden fence.

New Themed Rope Flags Added at Magic Kingdom

Phil Wood

New red, green, and blue themed rope flags have been added to Magic Kingdom and the Transportation and Ticket Center at Walt Disney World Resort. New Rope Flags New Magic Kingdom rope flags can now be found all around the park. So far, we have found three different colors. The first one we found is …
A woman in a floral kimono walks ahead of samurai in armor and others in traditional Japanese attire, creating a scene as timeless and captivating as an Emmy Award-nominated drama.

The Walt Disney Company Earns Record-Breaking 183 Emmy Award Nominations

Brit Tuttle

With the 76th Primetime Emmy Award nominations revealed, The Walt Disney Company has broken records with 183 nominations across its studios and brands. Disney Earns 183 Emmy Award Nominations Disney+ received 32 nominations, which includes series like “Ahsoka,” “Loki,” and “Echo.” Disney Branded Television’s “Jim Henson Idea Man” secured eight nominations, including Outstanding Documentary or …
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New Lavender Flavored Cone Offers a More Dynamic Combination at L’Artisan des Glaces in EPCOT

Brit Tuttle

L’Artisan des Glaces at EPCOT has introduced a new lavender flavored cone option for guests to try with their ice cream scoops. Naturally, we had to try it for ourselves. L’Artisan des Glaces L’Artisan des Glaces is located in the back of the France Pavilion in World Showcase at EPCOT. The flavored cone option is …
A red vintage car and a colorful cake-themed parade float travel down a street lined with spectators during the 69th Anniversary Cavalcade. A performer holds streamers near the float decorated with balloons and a character in blue and yellow attire.

Disneyland Resort Honors 69th Anniversary with Celebratory Cavalcade

Phil Wood

On July 17, 2024, Disneyland Resort celebrated its birthday with a special 69th-anniversary cavalcade on Main Street, U.S.A. in Disneyland Park. Disneyland 69th Anniversary Cavalcade Despite the 69th anniversary not being a milestone, Disney is still taking the time to celebrate it. And like with the 68th anniversary, Disneyland has hosted a cavalcade in the …
Celebrate Disneyland's 69th anniversary with this limited edition pin featuring Tinker Bell and vibrant fireworks in the background. The "69 Years" text is proudly displayed, and the pin comes on a commemorative background card, making it a perfect keepsake for fans.

69th Anniversary Pin Featuring Tinker Bell Commemorates Latest Disneyland Milestone

Phil Wood

A new pin celebrating the 69th anniversary of Disneyland Resort is now available to mark the milestone. We found the pin for sale in World of Disney in the Downtown Disney District. Disneyland 69th Anniversary Pin – $19.99 July 17, 2024 marks the 69th anniversary of Disneyland Resort, and a new pin is available to …
A collage of Disney-related products including a LEGO castle set, Candy Land and Clue board games, a Disney cookbook, a Minnie Mouse backpack, and a Funko Pop figure is perfect for Amazon Prime Day.

Celebrate Amazon Prime Day 2024 with These Disney Deals

Miranda S

It’s time for one of the biggest shopping events of the year – Amazon Prime Day is finally here! From tech gadgets to home essentials and Disney Parks must-haves, we’ve scoured the deals to bring you the hottest picks: Disney Park Must Haves from Amazon Prime Day Disposable Rain Ponchos for Adults (5 Pack) – …
A copper cup filled with blue liquid and ice cubes, garnished with a lime wedge and a sugar cube on a skewer, holds the mysterious Krill Elixir. A toasted piece of bread with seasoning is in the background.

Limited Time Krill Elixir Drink Coming to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge for Oga’s Birthday

Phil Wood

In honor of Oga’s birthday, the new Krill Elixir will be available at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge for a limited time. Celebrate Oga’s Birthday With Krill Elixir Disney Eats shared the news and ingredients for a new blue beverage on their official Instagram page. The Krill Elixir is an alcoholic beverage made with Absolut Mandarin …
The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Extended Evening Hours Returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Phil Wood

Extended Evening Hours will return to Disney’s Hollywood Studios this fall at Walt Disney World. Disney’s Hollywood Studios Extended Evening Hours Beginning on Wednesday, September 25, 2024, guests staying at select resort hotels can enjoy extended evening hours at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on select nights. On September 25, the theme park will be open from …
Sleeping Beauty Castle at Disneyland Park

Disneyland Resort Offering Ticket Discount to Anaheim Residents

Phil Wood

Disneyland Resort is offering a limited-time ticket discount for Anaheim residents to commemorate the resort’s 69th anniversary. Anaheim Resident Ticket Discount To mark the 69th anniversary of Disneyland, Disney is offering Anaheim residents a limited-time discount on tickets to both Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure. Anaheim residents can purchase a 1-day, 1-park ticket to …
A person dressed as a pirate stands outside a building, interacting with passersby. People are walking around with strollers and backpacks in a sunny outdoor setting.

Jack Sparrow Meet and Greet Moved to New Location at Magic Kingdom

Phil Wood

Due to construction at his usual meeting place near Plaza del Sol Caribe Bazaar, the Captain Jack Sparrow meet and greet will now be at a new Adventureland location in Magic Kingdom. Jack Sparrow Meet and Greet On today’s trip to Magic Kingdom, we noticed a line wrapping around the outside of the indefinitely closed …
An indoor theatrical performance featuring colorful bear puppets and animatronics dressed in various costumes, with a detailed, ornate stage background and curtains.

New Country Bear Musical Jamboree Soundtrack Available on Music Streaming Services

Phil Wood

With the opening of Country Bear Musical Jamboree at Magic Kingdom, the new soundtrack has been made available on Spotify and Apple Music. Country Bear Musical Jamboree Soundtrack Nine of the 10 songs from the reimagined Country Bear Musical Jamboree are now available on streaming services. The only song that is missing is “Remember Me” …
T-shirt featuring a design promoting the Country Bear Musical Jamboree, with illustrations and names of performers like Henry, Wendell, and Trixie. Text reads "Continuous Shows.

Country Bear Musical Jamboree T-shirt Now Available

Katie Francis

A Country Bear Musical Jamboree t-shirt is now for sale at the Magic Kingdom alongside the updated attraction’s grand opening. Country Bear Musical Jamboree T-shirt – $34.99 The new T-shirt is straight cut in adult sizes. It reads “A Wild & Wooly Good Time” beneath the Country Bear Musical Jamboree logo. The Magic Kingdom logo …
Framed poster for "Country Bear Musical Jamboree" features illustrated bears in various outfits performing, with the tagline "Continuous Shows Daily" and a decorative border.

New Country Bear Musical Jamboree Poster Installed at Magic Kingdom

Phil Wood

A new modern poster for the Country Bear Musical Jamboree has been installed at Magic Kingdom. Country Bear Musical Jamboree Poster A new Country Bear Musical Jamboree poster has been installed in Magic Kingdom. The show’s new name appears in white and red against a gold marquee at the top of the poster. Beneath it, …
A collage with four images: a pumpkin decoration and castle at a Disney theme park, a black-and-white portrait of a person with dreadlocks, a black-and-white photo of a man in a tie, and a serene riverside scene. This visual daily recap captures an eclectic mix of moments.

Mickey Pumpkin Wreaths Coming to Disney Store & More: Daily Recap (7/16/24)

Brit Tuttle

Mickey Mouse pumpkin wreaths coming to the Disney Store, Whoopi Goldberg admits to spreading ashes at Disneyland, and Disney Legend Bill ‘Sully’ Sullivan passes away — all this and more in today’s daily recap for Tuesday, July 16, 2024. Daily Recap for July 16, 2024 Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom New Merchandise Disneyland Resort Tokyo …
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Halloween Horror Nights 33 Preparation Continues at Universal Studios Florida

Phil Wood

Preparation for Halloween Horror Nights 33 continues with speaker, light, and tower installations around the park. Halloween Horror Nights 33 Preparation Preparation for the yet unconfirmed return of “Nightmare Fuel” continues inside the former “Fear Factor Live” theater. Previously, an elevated walkway was installed above the stage. On a recent visit, we noticed that numerous …
A Hatbox Ghost Hoodie and close-up images of green pants with yellow buttons and gray accents are displayed in the store. This collection will make you feel like you've stepped right out of Walt Disney World.

New Hatbox Ghost Zip Hoodie and Haunted Mansion Dog Costumes Materialize at Walt Disney World

Phil Wood

Two new Cast Member dog costumes and a Hatbox Ghost zip hoodie are now available at Memento Mori at Magic Kingdom. Hatbox Ghost Zip Hoodie – $64.99 This black Hatbox Ghost zip hoodie has two front pockets and a black zipper pull with a ghostly blue “HM” logo. The tips of the hoodie drawstrings are …
Two amusement park rides: left, people ride a yellow water raft on a rapid stream; right, people in a circular raft navigate a water ride with blue walls and greenery in the background.

Jurassic Park River Adventure and Popeye & Bluto’s Bilge-Rat Barges Scheduled for Refurbishment at Universal Orlando Resort

Cade Handley

Jurassic Park River Adventure and Popeye & Bluto’s Bilge-Rat Barges, two popular water attractions at Universal Islands of Adventure, are scheduled to close for refurbishment at the beginning of next year. Islands of Adventure Ride Refurbishments Jurassic Park River Adventure Beginning on January 6, 2025, Jurassic Park River Adventure will go down for a refurbishment …
Big Thunder Mountain Railroad across Rivers of America at Magic Kingdom

Guest Spotted Swimming in Rivers of America at Magic Kingdom

Brit Tuttle

A video of a guest who was caught swimming in the Rivers of America at Magic Kingdom has surfaced on social media. Guest Swims in Rivers of America The video was shared on TikTok by user Jeffrey Tillitt, who claimed via text overlay on the video that the footage was taken on July 16, 2024. …
Toy bus model displayed inside a decorative blue and yellow box with the Tokyo Disney Resort logo, featuring an image of Cinderella Castle in the background. This exquisite Tomica Vehicle adds a touch of magic to any collection.

New Interactive Display Stand Lets Your Tomica Vehicle ‘Drive’ Through Tokyo Disney Resort

Cade Handley

A new interactive display stand that allows you to place certain Tomica vehicle toys on it and make it look like they are driving through the Tokyo Disney Resort will be available for purchase on July 18. Tomica Vehicle Display Stand – ¥3,200 Scenes from Tokyo Disney Resort will be depicted as changing background pictures …
A cozy Disney Cruise Ship cabin with a bed, a grey sofa, a small round table, and a balcony door with frosted glass panels. The walls feature a map and an artwork. This lovely space is one of the charming Disney Treasure Staterooms awaiting your final installation of comfort items.

Final Stateroom Installed Aboard Disney Treasure Cruise Ship

Phil Wood

On July 16, Disney announced that all Disney Treasure staterooms had been installed aboard the cruise ship. Disney Treasure Staterooms All 1,246 Disney Treasure staterooms have officially been installed as the ship gets ready to take its maiden voyage on December 21, 2024. The final stateroom was placed within the ship a few weeks ago …
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Disney Announces D23: The Ultimate Fan Event Shopping Details

Phil Wood

Disney has announced a “more expansive and exciting” shopping experience than ever before for the 2024 D23: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event. Guests will be able to shop at new locations for exclusive merchandise using advanced technology at the Anaheim Convention Center on August 9, 10, and 11. Many of the locations are cashless, and …
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New Mickey Ice Cream Truck Bucket Arrives at Disneyland Resort

Phil Wood

The new souvenir Mickey ice cream truck bucket is now available at Gibson Girl Ice Cream Parlor in Disneyland Park and Clarabelle’s Hand-Scooped Ice Cream in Disney California Adventure. We got ours while visiting Disney California Adventure. Mickey Ice Cream Truck Bucket – $31.29 This new souvenir ice cream bucket predominately features three colors. The …
A black-and-white portrait of Bill 'Sully' Sullivan, a Disney Legend, wearing a light-colored shirt and patterned tie, smiling at the camera.

Disney Legend Bill ‘Sully’ Sullivan Passes Away

Phil Wood

Disney Legend Bill “Sully” Sullivan has passed away at the age of 88. Disney Legend Bill ‘Sully’ Sullivan Passes Away Former vice president of Magic Kingdom and director of EPCOT Bill “Sully” Sullivan has passed away at the age of 88. The Club 55 member was best known for operating Magic Kingdom from 1987 until …
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Iconic Mickey Pumpkin Wreaths Coming Soon to Disney Store

Phil Wood

A new Mickey Mouse pumpkin wreath, similar to the decorations found on Main Street, U.S.A., during the Halloween season, will be available at the Disney Store later this month. Mickey Mouse Pumpkin Wreath – $74.99 This new festive fall decoration features a smiling Mickey Mouse pumpkin centered inside a colorful wreath. The wreath is loaded …
Illustration with the text "Swamp of the Undead" in green, dripping letters. A zombie hand and an alligator head with green glowing eyes are partially visible below the text, evoking a spine-tingling scare zone.

BREAKING: Swamp of the Undead Scare Zone Announced for Halloween Horror Nights 33

Phil Wood

Universal Orlando Resort has announced Swamp of the Undead, the second scare zone confirmed for Halloween Horror Nights 33. Swamp of the Undead Scare Zone at HHN 33 Universal Orlando Resort announced the new scare zone on their Halloween Horror Nights social media accounts. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Halloween Horror …
Person with dreadlocks and glasses, reminiscent of Whoopi Goldberg, wearing a white shirt, arms crossed and smiling slightly against a plain white background.

Whoopi Goldberg Admits to Spreading Ashes at Disneyland

Phil Wood

In a recent interview on “Late Night with Seth Myers,” Disney Legend and host of “The View,” Whoopi Goldberg, admitted to scattering her mother’s ashes on an attraction at Disneyland Park. Whoopi Goldberg Scatters Mother’s Ashes Whoopi Goldberg doesn’t hide her love of Disney. Throughout her career, she’s lent her voice to many Disney characters, …
Display of Monsters University merchandise including pennants and a short-sleeve button-up shirt with various logo patterns.

New Monsters University Apparel & More Merchandise at Disney World

Shannen Ace

New Monsters University apparel, pennants, and a throw pillow are available at Walt Disney World. These match the Monsters University apparel and Loungefly released in early July. The collection is available in Star Traders at Magic Kingdom. T-Shirt – $34.99 This new short-sleeved T-shirt is heather gray. The design on the front is made up …
A photo collage with an empty auditorium, rides near a fairytale castle, a crowd by a large castle, and a theme park scene featuring a geodesic dome and food stalls, captures the daily recap of this enchanting adventure.

Carousel of Progress Gets Brand-New 1970s-Style Seating & More: Daily Recap (7/15/2024)

Cade Handley

Carousel of Progress gets new seats, two new booths are announced for Food & Wine Festival, and a woman is arrested at the Magic Kingdom for drunk and disorderly behavior — all this and more in today’s daily recap for Monday, July 15, 2024. Walt Disney World Magic Kingdom EPCOT Disney’s Hollywood Studios Disney’s Animal …