D23 Celebrating 15th Anniversary With ‘The Princess and the Frog’ New Orleans Screening & More

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D23, the official Disney fan club, is celebrating its 15th anniversary this year with several events, Member Appreciation Month, and more. Disney Twenty-Three Spring 2024 Issue The spring 2024 issue of “Disney twenty-three” magazine will include behind-the-scenes looks at the new Zootopia land in Shanghai Disneyland and World of Frozen in Hong Kong Disneyland. It … Read more

BREAKING: Tiana’s Bayou Adventure Opening Summer of 2024

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Walt Disney World has unveiled the opening season for Tiana’s Bayou Adventure at the Magic Kingdom. Tiana’s Bayou Adventure Opening Timeframe Guests will get swept up in Princess Tiana’s world as the highly anticipated attraction, Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, opens in the summer of 2024. Set amidst the enchanting backdrop of New Orleans, this immersive experience … Read more

REVIEW: Tiana’s Famous Beignets Arrive for Celebrate Soulfully 2024 at Walt Disney World

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Tiana’s Famous Beignets have finally made their way to Magic Kingdom for Celebrate Soulfully 2024, and we were there on the first day to try them for ourselves. You can find Tiana’s Famous Beignets during Celebrate Soulfully at Golden Oak Outpost in Frontierland. The quick-service kiosk is located to the left of what will eventually … Read more

PHOTOS: Construction Continues with Flume Area Update, New Metal Work, and More at Tiana’s Bayou Adventure in Disneyland

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Construction is trucking along at Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, the attraction set to open late this year in Disneyland. Take a look at the latest updates we’ve spotted in the park. Not much has changed on this portion of construction since our last update in late December 2023. Notably, there is a new small portion of … Read more

PHOTOS: Disney100 Collectible Medallion Machines in Magic Kingdom Updated with ‘Peter Pan’ and ‘Princess and the Frog’ Coins

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Machines selling Disney100 medallions in Magic Kingdom have been updated to feature previously available collectible coins from elsewhere on Walt Disney World property. ‘Peter Pan’ Disney100 Medallion At the Adventureland Breezeway, there’s one newly added medallion that features Peter Pan, Wendy, and Tinker Bell. All of the other medallions — Madame Leota, Jasmine & Abu, … Read more

PHOTOS: Scaffolding Comes Down from the Front of the Mountaintop, More Flagstone Installation Preparation at Tiana’s Bayou Adventure in Magic Kingdom

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As flowers and foliage continue to blossom and grow at Tiana’s Bayou Adventure, we stopped by Magic Kingdom to check out progress on the upcoming “Princess and the Frog” retheming of Splash Mountain. Construction crews have been hard at work on the queue and mountaintop, and we noticed some progress since our last update. Frontierland … Read more

New 2000s Disney100 Decades ‘The Princess and the Frog’ Loungefly Mini Backpack Now Available at Walt Disney World

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A Loungefly mini backpack inspired by “The Princess and the Frog” has joined the rest of the 2000s Disney100 Decades Collection at Walt Disney World. We found the backpack at Celebrity 5 & 10 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. You can also purchase it online at shopDisney. ‘The Princess and the Frog’ Loungefly Mini Backpack – … Read more

PHOTOS: New Brickwork Being Staged in Tiana’s Bayou Adventure Queue, More Scaffolding Added to Barn in Magic Kingdom

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Tiana’s Bayou Adventure in Magic Kingdom has seen quite a bit of progress over the past month or so. The Br’er Rabbit weathervane was finally removed, fresh rockwork was painted, and now, more progress is happening in the attraction’s queue. Tiana’s Bayou Adventure Queue Boards that were previously painted yellow appear to have been stripped … Read more

FIRST LOOK: 2000s Disney100 Decades Collection Includes Loungefly Featuring Louis, Raymond, and Evangeline from “Princess and the Frog”

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With yesterday’s release of the 1990s Disney100 Decades collection, shopDisney has shared a first look at the upcoming 2000s collection’s “Princess and the Frog” Loungefly backpack with Louis, Raymond, and Evangeline. It will be available on shopDisney and in Disney Parks on October 16. Louis, Raymond, and Evangeline Loungefly Backpack The backpack features Louis blowing … Read more

PHOTOS: First Look at Louis Audio-Animatronic in Tiana’s Bayou Adventure

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During this morning’s Disney Parks panel at Destination D23, Josh D’Amaro showed off the first look at the Louis animatronic that will be present in the upcoming attraction, Tiana’s Bayou Adventure. First Look at Louis Audio-Animatronic The animatronic is not fully finished, but you can see the top of Louis’ head. Here’s a wider shot … Read more

Tiana’s Bayou Adventure Progresses with Large Wooden Access Ramp Added to Scaffolding at Disneyland

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Tiana’s Bayou Adventure is slowly but surely taking shape at Disneyland as crews continue to transform the former Splash Mountain into a “Princess and the Frog”-themed attraction. We spotted a large ramp near the top of the mountain during a recent trip to the park. We’re goin’ down the bayou, takin’ you all the way — … Read more

Splash Mountain Tree Peak Now Completely Removed at Disneyland

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Just a few days after demolition began at the top of the upcoming Tiana’s Bayou Adventure attraction, the iconic Splash Mountain tree that tops the peak has been completely removed. Iconic Splash Mountain Tree Completely Gone Despite the scaffolding and scrim still covering up much of the mountaintop, you can clearly see that the tree … Read more

Dismantling of Iconic Splash Mountain Tree Begins at Disneyland

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Construction crews have begun tearing into the top of the former Splash Mountain at Disneyland, as work continues toward the new Tiana’s Bayou Adventure attraction. Say Farewell to the Splash Mountain Tree As we shared with you in a construction update last month, scaffolding and scrim had climbed to reach the top of the former … Read more

New Tiana Disney Visa Design Arrives to ‘Jazz Up’ Your Wallet

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You won’t have to “dig a little deeper” in your wallet to find this new Princess Tiana Disney Visa design, available now for Disney Visa card holders. New Tiana Disney Visa Design This Tiana Disney Visa card design themed to “The Princess and the Frog” has the entrepreneurial princess silhouetted against a starry blue background. … Read more

New UV-Reactive Disney100 Ear Headband Arrives at Disneyland Resort

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A new Disney100 ear headband that sports UV-reactive art is now available at Disneyland Resort. We found it at World of Disney in the Downtown Disney District. UV-Reactive Disney100 Ear Headband – $34.99 The ears feature a cream and watercolor color scheme, with a matching cream headband and velour lining. This ear headband is made … Read more

PHOTOS: Pooh Corner Partially Closed Off, Pressed Penny Machine Remains Following Closure of Splash Mountain at Disneyland Park

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Construction on Tiana’s Bayou Adventure has now impacted nearby Pooh Corner as construction walls surround the back of the store. Take a look with us. Earlier this week, the Disneyland iteration of Splash Mountain permanently closed. Almost immediately, construction walls were erected around the area as it transitions to become Tiana’s Bayou Adventure. The construction … Read more