Josh D’Amaro Filming at Tiana’s Bayou Adventure & More: Daily Recap (2/29/24)

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Disney Parks Chairman Josh D’Amaro was seen filming at Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, we reviewed all the new food and beverage items at Flower & Garden Festival, and Disney shared a first look at Jared Leto in “TRON: Ares” — all this and more in today’s daily recap for Thursday, February 29, 2024. Walt Disney World Magic … Read more

Dolls in Wheelchairs Added to “it’s a small world” at Hong Kong Disneyland

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Two dolls in wheelchairs have been added to “it’s a small world” at Hong Kong Disneyland. It is the fourth version of the Disney attraction to add dolls in wheelchairs as part of inclusion efforts, after Disneyland Park, Magic Kingdom, and Disneyland Paris. “it’s a small world” Dolls in Wheelchairs Disney Magical Kingdom Blog shared … Read more

Disneyland Paris Testing ‘Light’ Version of Disney Dreams Fireworks Spectacular

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Disneyland Paris is set to conduct testing of a light version of their Disney Dreams firework spectacular during earlier hours. From March 3 to March 9, 2024, Disneyland Paris will test the Disney Dreams show at 7:30 p.m. The test will be a light version without the pyrotechnics for visitors who cannot stay until the … Read more

PHOTOS: All Character Topiaries at 2024 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival

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Topiaries new and old decorate EPCOT during the 2024 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival. The new this year include “Wish,” “Coco,” and Groot displays. 2024 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival Topiaries Asha, Valentino, and Star from “Wish” – Main Entrance Asha from “Wish” is in the flowerbed facing the park’s entrance. Her dress … Read more

Menus With Prices for 2024 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival

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The 2024 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival runs from February 28 – May 27, and menus with prices have now been installed at the booths. 2024 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival Map The festival map is also on display. Here guests can find the location for each outdoor kitchen. EPCOT Farmer’s Feast EPCOT … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Full Menus Revealed for Frozen Kingdom, First Look Inside Arendelle Castle Restaurant

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Guests hoping to dine in the Frozen Kingdom at Fantasy Springs, the newest land coming to Tokyo DisneySea, can now get a first look inside the Arendelle Castle restaurant and preview the menus. There are two restaurants in the Frozen Kingdom section of Fantasy Springs. Oaken’s OK Foods Oaken’s Yoo-Hoo Bread – ¥850 Cardamom bread, … Read more

1900 Park Fare to Feature Tiana’s Gumbo and More New Menu Items

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When 1900 Park Fare reopens at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa in April, it will have a mix of new and returning menu items. Disney previewed some of those items, including the new Tiana’s Gumbo and So Many Wishes beverage. 1900 Park Fare Updated Menu One of the new dishes is Tiana’s Gumbo and … Read more

PHOTOS: Mel’s Drive-In Reopens at Universal Studios Florida

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Mel’s Drive-In at Universal Studios Florida has reopened after a months-long closure with an updated look and a new menu. Mel’s Drive-In Reopens The exterior is the same as before the refurbishment. The Team Members received updated uniforms as well, eliminating the pink and blue aprons and bandanas. A new marquee hangs above the new … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO, CONCEPT ART: Scenes and Full Ride Layout Revealed for First-Ever Tinker Bell Ride at Disney Parks

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New concept art and a video have revealed the scenes and full ride layout for the first-ever Tinker Bell ride at Disney Parks. Tinker Bell’s Busy Buggies is coming to Peter Pan’s Never Land, part of the Fantasy Springs expansion at Tokyo DisneySea. Fantasy Springs opens on June 6, 2024. Tinker Bell’s Busy Buggies takes … Read more

BREAKING: New Walt Disney World Ticket Price Increase Announced

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A new Walt Disney World ticket price increase has been announced. Single-day, single-park tickets, which are priced on a date-based fluctuating scale, have increased, with the base price rising from $109 to $119. The other scale values have risen by $5-$10 as well. The last time these prices were increased was in December of 2022. … Read more

Old Fort Wilderness Cabins Being Sold on Facebook

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With the new DVC Cabins coming to Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground, some of the old log-style Fort Wilderness cabins are being sold on Facebook. Fort Wilderness Cabins for Sale A Facebook listing for “limited units” of the 1-bedroom cabins was posted on February 26, 2024. The post, from user Kyle Brooks, states that … Read more

New ‘Wish’ Topiary Debuts Ahead of 2024 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival

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The new “Wish” topiary display has arrived ahead of the 2024 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival, which begins on February 28. “Wish” Topiary Debuting for the first time at this year’s EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival, the display features the film’s main character, Asha, and her two sidekicks, Star and Valentino. Star, the … Read more

Man Accused of Sexual Battery on Child for 2001-2002 Walt Disney World Incidents

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A man was recently arrested for sexual battery on a child under 12 for incidents that took place more than 22 years ago on Walt Disney World vacations. Man Arrested for Walt Disney World Incidents Michael James Geary, 68, was arrested in Arlington County, Virginia, on February 6, 2024, on a felony warrant. Geary was … Read more

Disney Visa Cardmembers Can Now Use Discount on ‘Star Wars’ Savi’s Handbuilt Lightsabers at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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Disney Visa Cardmembers can now use their 10% discount for the Savi’s Handbuilt Lightsaber experience at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Savi’s Workshop Handbuilt Lightsabers is a merchandise experience in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. Guests who purchase the package will build their own custom lightsaber with the help of the local Batuuan Gatherers (Cast Members). The package … Read more

Details Released for 2024 Easter Displays and Grand Cottage at Walt Disney World

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The details and opening dates have been announced for the 2024 Easter displays and the Grand Cottage at Walt Disney World Resort Hotels. This year’s displays will be at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Contemporary Resort, Yacht Club Resort, and Beach Club Resort. All displays are set to open on March 3. Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa … Read more

Disney to Record Deposition With CFTOD’s Glen Gilzean for Ongoing Legal Battle

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Disney has announced they will film a deposition with Glen Gilzean, the CEO of the Central Florida Tourism Oversight District, regarding the ongoing legal battle in the state of Florida. Disney to Record Deposition with Glen Gilzean The deposition will take place on April 9, 2024 at the offices of O’Melveny & Myers LLP, according … Read more