Disney’s Magical Express Contractor to Layoff 204 Employees

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A new company is taking over the Magical Express contract Starting June 1. ASIG filed a notice with the state of intent to lay off 204 employees by the end of May. So that means that around 200 employees might not have a job much longer. Although it has been said that the new company will probably re-hire most, if not all of the former employees. An Orlando company called Bags Inc. won the new contract with Disney in a bidding war recently.The Magical Express is always very popular, and it … [Read more...]


Disney Presents: Studio Ghibli: Spirited Away & The Cat Returns on Blu-ray 6/16

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SPIRITED AWAY:Synopsis: From Hayao Miyazaki, one of the most celebrated filmmakers in the history of animated cinema, comes the Oscar-winning triumph, filled with astonishing beauty and epic adventure, a dazzling masterpiece for the ages. “Spirited Away” is a wondrous fantasy about a young girl, Chihiro, trapped in a strange new world of spirits. When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call on the courage she never knew she had to free herself and return her family to … [Read more...]


SMS Audio and Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Join Forces

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SMS Audio, a premier headphone brand, and Walt Disney Parks and Resorts have entered into a multi-year strategic alliance, which names SMS Audio the official headphones of Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.SMS Audio products, including Star Wars First Edition SMS Audio headphones are available for purchase now at select locations throughout Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts. In the spring, the Second Edition Star Wars SMS Audio headphone collection will be available … [Read more...]


Springtime is Awesome at LEGOLAND Florida!

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Excitement is building Brick by Brick for Spring time in LEGOLAND Florida!  Awesome things are happening in LEGOLAND to make your visit even more fun and exciting!Emmet and Wyldstyle have arrived to greet visitors just in time for Spring Break! The 6 foot tall friends can be found outside of the Studio Store and each were built with over 32,000 Lego Bricks! Make sure to stop by and get a picture with these fun friends!LEGOLAND Waterpark has opened for the season! Fun and thrills for all … [Read more...]


Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto will open this April at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

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Founded by Adventureland’s famous “head” salesman, Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto this enchanted South Seas hideaway welcomes guests to explore a menu of “magical tropical drinks and food.” Beverage Manager Brad Ward, Chef Lenny DeGeorge, and the Concept Development team have created new menu items just for the Walt Disney World Resort Trader Sam’s.The Trader Sam cocktails will available in Disney collectible Tiki mugs.These are on only at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto:Polynesian … [Read more...]