REVIEW: Festival of Holidays Brings Classic Beef Tamales and Delicious Pan Dulce to Paradise Garden Carts at Disney California Adventure

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The Festival of Holidays is here at Disney California Adventure! If you’re looking for a classic winter snack, the Paradise Garden Carts have you covered. Menu for Paradise Garden Carts at Disney California Adventure Festival of Holidays/Viva Navidad 2021 Food 🆕 Beef Tamale – $8 🆕 Guava and Cheese Pan Dulce – $4 Beverages Stone … Read more

Disney Cruise Line to Require All Guests Age 5+ To Be Vaccinated Beginning in 2022

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Disney Cruise Line has updated their vaccination requirements to include children ages 5-11. This change comes after the approval of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine for children in that age group. The new requirements will apply to all sailings on or after January 13, 2022.

REVIEW: Fantastic Short Ribs, Decadent Peppermint Hot Cocoa Donuts, and Two Delightful Drinks from Lamplight Lounge for Festival of Holidays at Disney California Adventure

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If you’re looking to celebrate the Festival of Holidays at Disney California Adventure with a traditional sit-down restaurant meal, head over to Lamplight Lounge at Pixar Pier. Stout-braised Winter Short Ribs – $29 Served atop creamy Spiced Butternut Squash Risotto, with glazed Baby Carrots finished with Short Rib Jus Reduction, Bourbon-Cranberry Sauce, Toasted Pepitas and … Read more

Beverly Sunset Boutique Temporarily Closed as Inventory Shortage Worsens at Walt Disney World

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Beverly Sunset Boutique, which only reopened in May of this year, is now temporarily closed once again. Cast Members at Disney’s Hollywood Studios cited severe inventory shortages for the shop’s closure. The shop specializes in Pixar merchandise, but when it reopened in May, there was a noticeable reduction in its selection. Parts of the shop … Read more

REVIEW: New Pineapple Tres Leches Roulade Joins Returning Favorites at Paradise Garden Grill for Festival of Holidays 2021 at Disney California Adventure

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Paradise Garden Grill is getting in on the Viva Navidad celebrations for the Festival of Holidays at Disney California Adventure. Many favorite dishes have returned, plus a new sweet dessert and tart cocktail. Menu for Paradise Garden Grill at Disney California Adventure Festival of Holidays/Viva Navidad 2021 Food Torta al Pastor – $12.49 Street-style Tacos … Read more

PHOTOS: Greeter Structure Added to Entrance of Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT

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Imagineer Zach Riddley made another Instagram post today documenting the installation of the greeter structure at Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT. Our reporters were on the scene to see the installation. Above is the photo from inside the construction site posted by Zach Riddley. Here’s what the Imagineer had to say” “I … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Walt Disney World Cast Members Open 25-Year Old Time Capsule for 50th Anniversary

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Twenty-five years ago, cast members at Disney’s Contemporary Resort carefully packed a time capsule with documents, nametags, and other treasures to celebrate the anniversary of the Resort’s dedication. The engineering services team sealed and buried it in the ground in front of the flag poles at the Resort, marking the location with a plaque that read: “To … Read more

BREAKING: Tom Williams Retiring, Mark Woodbury to Become CEO of Universal Parks and Resorts in 2022

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Tom Williams is retiring from his role as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Universal Parks and Resorts effective March 16, 2022. Mark Woodbury, the current Vice Chairman of Universal Parks and Resorts and President of Universal Creative, will be stepping up into the CEO position. The photo above shows Tom Williams, second from the … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: ‘Ride’ Classic Attractions in the Minecraft Magic Kingdom Adventure Pack, Now Available

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Minecraft players can now visit the Magic Kingdom to celebrate its 50th anniversary in-game! The downloadable content pack gives players an explorable replication of the Magic Kingdom with classic characters and attractions. The pack also includes 25 character skins, including Mickey and Minnie in their EARidescent 50th anniversary outfits. Players can hop aboard the World … Read more

PHOTOS: 50th Anniversary Photo Frame and Sugar Cookie Cinderella Castle Kit Arrive at Magic Kingdom

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We’re into the second month of the 18-month long celebration for the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World, and new merchandise continues to debut. In the Emporium at the Magic Kingdom, we found a new photo frame as well as a Cinderella Castle sugar cookie kit. 50th Anniversary Photo Frame – $29.99 The photo frame … Read more

PHOTOS: Installation Begins on Silver Panel Façade of Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT

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Imagineer Zach Riddley shared a sneak peek on Instagram of the first panels of the silver façade for Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT. “We are excited to share a first look at our stunning facade being installed at Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind!! This morning we unwrapped the metal panels that … Read more

PHOTOS: Green Mickey Jingle Bell and Annual Passholder Santa Mickey Snow Globe Sippers Return to Disney Springs

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Christmas sippers are once again available at Disney Springs. Both the green Mickey jingle bell sipper and the Annual Passholder Santa Mickey snow globe sipper were available last Christmas. Green Mickey Jingle Bell Sipper — $15.99 The Mickey jingle bell sipper is available at B.B. Wolf’s Sausage Co. in the Marketplace. It will likely begin … Read more

REVIEW: Say ‘Mele Kalikimaka’ With the Paradise Party Dole Whip Float from Tropical Hideaway During Merriest Nites at Disneyland

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If you prefer your holiday season warm and tropical, the Paradise Party DOLE Whip Float might be the treat for you at Merriest Nights in Disneyland. Paradise Party Float – $6.79 Blue pineapple juice topped with watermelon DOLE Whip The float looks good. Sadly, its taste does not live up to its appearance. The blue … Read more

REVIEW: Merriest Nites Exclusive Red Beans & Rice Stew Delights at Royal Street Veranda in Disneyland

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After a long day at the parks before the Disney Merriest Nites event at Disneyland, we were ready for dinner. Luckily, the food is available at 7 p.m., one hour before the event officially begins. We stopped at Royal Street Veranda to try the Red Beans and Rice Stew. Red Beans & Rice Stew – … Read more

REVIEW: Spicy BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger and Loaded Zero Bowl from Hungry Bear Restaurant Are Christmas Wishes Come True at Disneyland

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The holiday season is here at Disneyland, and while the limited time offerings at Hungry Bear Restaurant aren’t festive in appearance, they should not be missed. We tried both the Spicy BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger and the Loaded Zero Bowl. Spicy BBQ Bacon Cheeseburger – $13.49 1/3 lb Angus Beef Patty served with Applewood Smoked Bacon, … Read more

SHOP: Disney Parks Little Golden Book Set Now Available for Pre-Order

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A series of Disney Parks Little Golden Books are being released, but you can also collect all five in a new set coming May 2022. The set is available for pre-order now. Disney Parks Little Golden Book Library – $29.95 The collection includes “The Haunted Mansion,” “it’s a small world,” “Jungle Cruise,” “Space Mountain,” and … Read more