PHOTOS: Bring the Pub Home With New Rose & Crown Drink Mat

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If you like to “drink around the world” at home, the United Kingdom Pavilion at EPCOT wants to help you serve in style. Perfect for those festival-size beer flights (or actual full-size beer flights), you can now own a Rose & Crown drink mat. The Rose & Crown Dining Room reopened last month after a … Read more

PHOTOS: Kiki Tikis Splash Play Area Reopens at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

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Guests at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort can splash the day away again as the Kiki Tikis Splash Play Area reopens. While most of the resort is still closed as the rooms are themed to Moana, the Polynesian Villas and Bungalows are still open. The Kiki Tikis underwent a refurbishment beginning in February. While Disney’s official … Read more

Disneyland Resort Recalls More Cast Members Ahead of April 30th Reopening

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As Disneyland’s April 30th reopening grows closer, more Cast Members are being recalled to work. Workers United Local 50, a Cast Member union, posted on Facebook today about the newest recalls. Earlier this year, Disneyland recalled 232 food service workers when the parks were allowed to open dining venues. Now, they look to strengthen the … Read more

PHOTOS: More Images of New “Moana” Rooms Surface from Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

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Thanks to a Walt Disney World Cast Member, we can show you yet another sneak peek into the new Moana rooms at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. Matt Kowaleski shared the photos on his Facebook page after attending an “Open Mouse” where Disney let Cast Members preview the room. Last month, Disney gave a sneak peek … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: Disney Releases Full-Res Snow White’s Enchanted Wish Attraction Poster for Disneyland Park

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Disney has provided a better look at the attraction poster for Snow White’s Enchanted Wish at Disneyland. We of course found the poster outside the park a few weeks back. The official attraction poster was formally released. It can be seen near the entrance to Disneyland Park. A Disney Parks TikTok took a look inside … Read more

UPDATE: More Park Pass Availability Added for Disney’s Hollywood Studios Through July 1st

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We recently reported that park reservations for Disney’s Hollywood Studios were booked through July 1st for resort guests and regular ticket holders. Now, Disney has updated their reservation availability calendar and added openings for select dates April now has availability on Saturday the 17th for all guests. Disney’s Hollywood Studios is also now available for … Read more

PHOTOS: Handwashing Stations Removed at Walt Disney World as COVID-19 Safety Procedures Relax

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Walt Disney World is seemingly aiming for a return to normal after a series of moves that relax procedures developed for the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. As Orange County Mayor Jerry Demmings works on a plan to relax mask mandates, Disney has moved in parallel. Earlier this month, guests were allowed to start removing masks while … Read more

Rise of the Resistance Now Down for “Several Hours” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, infamous for its frequent downtime, went down today around 1pm. The headliner of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge has struggled with long waits due to operational issues since it opened in 2019. As of 3:53pm, it is still not operating for guests. We spoke with a supervisor at Rise of … Read more

PHOTOS: Big Thunder Mountain GOAT and Other New Shirts Roll Into Walt Disney World

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If your wardrobe needs some spring updates, look no further than the Majestic Theater at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Big Thunder Mountain “GOAT” Shirt – $36.99 Cast your vote for the GOAT mountain at the Magic Kingdom with this Big Thunder Mountain Railroad tee. This shirt is part of the Disney Parks line by Her Universe. … Read more

PHOTOS: “Cars” Road Trip, New Disney Junior Show Set Pieces Revealed for Disneyland Paris

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Just yesterday, we reported the concept art and schematics for a scene in the new Cars Road Trip attraction coming to Walt Disney Studios Parc. The company behind the manufacturing of the “World’s Biggest Lug Nut,” Petras, posted a photo to their Facebook page in February. The photo shows the Petras crew installing the lug … Read more

PHOTOS: Surfacing Being Applied to Flooring As Work Continued on Cinderella Castle Stage at Magic Kingdom

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As part of the ongoing makeover of Cinderella Castle for the 50th anniversary celebrations later this year, the castle stage is undergoing a refurbishment. Earlier this month, after completion of the heating elements, crews began installing wood panel flooring. The floor panels have all been installed and resurfacing has begun. The panels are sealed together … Read more

PHOTOS: Jewels Added to Turrets of Cinderella Castle for 50th Anniversary Makeover at Magic Kingdom

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Cinderella Castle is even more glamorous today with the addition of four new decorations. The castle’s new look celebrates the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World Resort, the Magic Kingdom, and Cinderella Castle itself. The repainting is done, the bunting is set, and it’s time to shine with new jewels added to the castle. The … Read more

PHOTOS: Repainting Begins at Dumbo the Flying Elephant for 50th Anniversary of Magic Kingdom

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It’s almost time for “The World’s Most Magical Celebration,” and things are starting to get “EARidescent” over at Storybook Circus. Other areas of Fantasyland have been receiving the royal treatment. It’s Dumbo the Flying Elephant’s time to step into the ring, and the right side of the classic attraction has been repainted. The Big Top … Read more

UPDATE: Disney’s Hollywood Studios Reservations Fully Booked for Theme Park Ticket Holders, Resort Guests through July 1, 2021

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Walt Disney World’s theme park reservations calendar has some disappointing news for many guests. All reservations for Disney’s Hollywood Studios, home to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, are no longer available through July 1st for those guests who have single or multiday tickets, or even guests at select Walt Disney World resorts. At this time, Annual … Read more

Moana Returns to Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa

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Make way, make way! Moana of Motunui is returning to Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa in Hawai’i. As announced today on the Disney Parks Blog, Moana will meet and greet guests at the gorgeous O’ahu getaway. Earlier this month, Aulani announced the return of character dining as well. The tropical paradise has tons of … Read more

PHOTOS: New Hello Kitty, Betty Boop Face Coverings at Universal Orlando Resort

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Just like Hello Kitty always says, “You can never have too many face coverings!” (She actually says friends, but I think she’d agree with me here). Three new face covering styles have arrived today at Universal Orlando Resort starring Hello Kitty and Betty Boop. Most of the masks at Universal are $8 each or 3 … Read more