Disney’s Primeval Whirl will remain closed throughout summer


According to the Orlando Sentinel the Animal Kingdom's coaster Primeval Whirl will remain closed  as federal investigators continue examining the death of a resort mechanic who was killed while working on the attraction in March.Disney recently extended the closure of Primeval Whirl, a spinning coaster in Disney's Animal Kingdom that has been shut down since January for maintenance, until at least Sept. 14. The reopening of the ride, initially scheduled for April, already had been … [Read more...]

Pirate Princess Merchandise Sails in at the Magic Kingdom


Princesses have been a part of the "Disney" identity since the release of Snow White in 1937.  Generations of little girls have grown into women dreaming and singing along with a bevy of beautiful princesses.  Although Disney executives recently indicated that they are abandoning the long beloved tradition of princesses and fairy tales in favor of more "hot and hip" heroines, it seems that at least within the Walt Disney parks the Princess is still in vogue.With the increased success of the … [Read more...]

Disney Chef’s Serves Up More Than $185K for Florida United Way


Twenty-four top chefs from Central Florida’s finest dining establishments recently joined forces at Walt Disney World Resort for the 19th Annual Chef’s Gala, the premier fundraiser for the Heart of Central Florida United Way (HFUW). Event organizers say the tasteful event raised more than $185,000 for Central Floridians in need.More than 1,000 guests enjoyed the special evening at Epcot World Showplace on May 21, which featured a silent auction, live music, fine wines and extraordinary … [Read more...]

Sorcerer Radio Preview (Week of 6/6)

Greetings Disney fans!Here's the latest news from the crew of Sorcerer Radio!Sorcerer Radio's TWO New Shows/Podcasts“The Lost Boys List Podcast” is the NEW Sorcerer Radio Network PODCAST hosted by brothers Kyle and Craig DeFrancesco. Every week they discuss ther TOP 5 with guest for the Disney Community! Subscribe to “The Lost Boys List Podcast” today on iTunes! Follow then on Twitter @TheLostBoysList and on Facebook! LINK“Weekend Expedition” is the NEW Sorcerer Radio Network … [Read more...]

Disney Consumer Products at Licensing International Expo 2011

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This year at the 2011 Licensing International Expo in Las Vegas (June 14 — 16, Booth 4432), Disney Consumer Products (DCP) will focus on licensing initiatives driving growth for classic evergreen franchises, event films and emerging opportunities with Disney Channel and Disney Junior networks into 2012 and beyond. As the world's largest licensor, DCP continues to set the global standard in entertainment and character licensing by positioning itself as a true lifestyle consumer products … [Read more...]