Over 300 of Tom’s Personal Disney Parks Items Available in the WDWNT Spring Cleaning Auction This Saturday

wdwnt spring cleaning auction 2024 logo

Tom is moving to Japan next week, and he needs to lighten his load a bit before he goes. Tom will be parting with over 300 personal items to benefit some WDWNT projects in our studio, museum, and beyond. WDWNT Spring Cleaning Auction While the auction doesn’t officially begin until 12 p.m. Eastern time today, … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Saludos Amigos-Themed Duffy the Disney Bear Meet and Greet at Tokyo DisneySea

duffy feat 82423

Join us as we meet a sombrero-wearing Duffy the Disney Bear at Tokyo DisneySea! Duffy Character Greeting at Tokyo DisneySea The story behind Duffy is that he was created as a companion for Mickey Mouse, with Minnie Mouse hand-sewing him before he set sail on an adventure. Over the years, Duffy’s popularity grew and in … Read more

PHOTOS: Two of Four New Global Marketplaces For Food & Wine Appear at EPCOT, Opening September 22

booths feat

Two of the four new global marketplaces scheduled to join the 2023 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival late have appeared in the park. Four New Global Marketplaces Joining Food & Wine The new venues will be Char & Chop, Wine & Wedge, Bubbles & Brine, and Swirled Showcase. This booth will house one of … Read more

runDisney Updates Costume Policy with Several New Restrictions

rundisney costume feat

runDisney has updated its costuming guidelines for future races to make a few extra restrictions for guest safety. runDisney Costuming Policy An email went out to registrants of the runDisney 2023 Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon to explain the changes to the costume policy for race participants. The new updates to the policy are … Read more

Walt Disney World Announces Select Closures as Orlando in State of Emergency Ahead of Hurricane Idalia, Haunted Mansion Receiving Expansion at Disneyland, and More: Daily Recap (8/29/23)

daily recap feat 82923

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 Tuesday, August 29, 2023. Walt Disney World EPCOT … Read more

Original Br’er Bear, Br’er Fox, and Br’er Rabbit Carvings Were Replaced With Generic $200 Art Anyone Can Buy Online

generic sad bear feat

Yesterday, the art of Br’er Fox, Br’er Bear, and Br’er Rabbit in The Briar Patch gift shop over by Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, formerly Splash Mountain, was replaced by art depicting generic forest creatures. That artwork is so generic, that anyone can purchase the three pieces on BlackForestDecor.com (no offense to the designer intended — it’s … Read more

Passholder Exclusive Dueling Dragons Halloween Horror Nights Merchandise Coming Soon to Universal Orlando

dueling dragons shirt hhn 32

Beginning tomorrow, August 30, Annual Passholders will have access to new “Dueling Dragons” merchandise at Universal Studios Florida. Dueling Dragons Merchandise Annual Passholder previews of the Halloween tribute store begin tomorrow, August 30, and some new merchandise from the opening-day rollercoaster Dueling Dragons will be available for purchase. The shirt reads “Universal Orlando Halloween Horror … Read more

The Haunted Mansion ‘Wallpaper’ Sweatshirt Arrives at Walt Disney World

hm sweatshirt feat 82423

A new sweatshirt that showcases the iconic wallpaper design from the Haunted Mansion is now available at Memento Mori in Magic Kingdom. Haunted Mansion Wallpaper Sweatshirt — $49.99 This gray crewneck sweatshirt features the pattern that can be found on the wallpaper inside the Haunted Mansion. Under the collar on the back of the sweatshirt, … Read more

Disney Stock Hits Decade Low, Attraction Names Released for Major Expansion at Tokyo DisneySea, and More: Daily Recap (8/24/23)

daily recap feat 82423

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 Thursday, August 24, 2023. Walt Disney World Magic … Read more

Updated Walt Disney World Dining Reservation System Launches in My Disney Experience App

mde feat 82423

The updated Walt Disney World dining reservation system is now rolling out on the My Disney Experience app. Updated Walt Disney World Dining Reservation App Experience Both Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort are updating how guests can book dining reservations via their websites and apps. As of this evening, August 24, the update has … Read more

Disneyland Resort Changing Early Entry Policy for Hotel Guests in 2024

Sleeping Beauty Castle with Astro Orbiter Disneyland Stock

In 2024, Disneyland Resort is updating its policy on hotel guests using the early entry benefit to enter parks before other guests. Disneyland Resort’s New Early Entry Policy in 2024 According to the Disneyland Resort website, changes are coming to the early entry policy in January 2024. Starting January 20, 2024, the early entry benefit … Read more

Halloween Tote Bag, Mickey and Minnie Candy Buckets Now Available at Disney California Adventure

halloween tote bucket feat

More spooky items are available at Gone Hollywood in Disney California Adventure: a new Halloween tote bag and a Mickey trick-or-treat bucket. Halloween Tote Bag — $5.99 This Halloween tote bag is available just in time for the fall. It features the Sensational Six: Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy, and Pluto, as well as Chip … Read more

Cozy Cone Motel Sign Under Construction at Cars Land in Disney California Adventure

cozy cone construction897

The Cozy Cone Motel, Sally’s roadside motel from “Cars,” is having some refurbishment work done to the entrance sign at Cars Land in Disney California Adventure. Let’s take a look. Cozy Cone Under Construction Cars Land is famous for being a section of Disney California Adventure that is plucked right out of the Disney and … Read more

Live Bats at Pirates of the Caribbean, CommuniCore Hall Mural Revealed, and More: Daily Recap (8/15/23)

recap feat 81523

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 Tuesday, August 15, 2023. Walt Disney World Magic … Read more

Water Jets on Flowers and Clamshells Finally Working in Mickey’s Toontown CenTOONial Park Fountain

centoonial fountain31

New elements were added to the CenTOONial Park Fountain last month at Mickey’s Toontown, and now new water jets have been added to the flowers and clamshells in the fountain. CenTOONial Park Fountain Adds Water Jets to Flowers and Clamshells The CenTOONial Park Fountain can be found in its namesake park, offering guests a whimsical … Read more

PHOTOS: Torii Gate Bridge Adds More Decor, Aunt Cass Cafe and More Signage Goes Up for San Fransokyo Square at Disney California Adventure

san fransokyo60

San Fransokyo Square is set to open at the end of the month on August 31, and work is progressing on both the Torii Gate Bridge and the rest of the square. Torii Gate Bridge Closer to Final Form Pacific Wharf’s primary entrance bridge is currently closed for installation of the Torii gate towers, as it … Read more