Things are looking up at Walt Disney Animation Studios – way up. “Gigantic,” Disney’s unique take on “Jack and the Beanstalk,” will feature music from Oscar®-winning songwriters Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, who greeted D23 EXPO fans in signature style—in song—alongside director Nathan Greno (“Tangled”) and producer Dorothy McKim (“Get A Horse!”). Set in Spain during the Age of Exploration, Disney’s “Gigantic” follows adventure-seeker Jack as he discovers a world of giants hidden … [Read more...]

Marceline, Missouri Brings Back A Piece Of History To D23

MARCELINE,  Missouri is a long drive from Disneyland in Anaheim, California.   A group of Disney fans are making the drive to D23 this weekend in a 1950s car that was given to the town by non other than Walt Disney himself.   Cleaned, polished and ready to go, the roadster which was part of a mini autopia - 10 little cars on an electric track that's almost a half century old will be on display at D23.While D23 will be packed with fans of all ages, this little group will have an edge over … [Read more...]

D23 Expo Sneak Peek of the Avatarland expansion in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Thanks to our friends at Disney we were able to get a sneak peek of the model showing the new Avatar Area in Disney's Animal Kingdom. Check out the photos from the display here at the Imagineering Pavilion at this year’s D23 Expo.Tell us what you think of the new Avatarland in the comment box below! … [Read more...]

Could Flik and Princess Atta Return to Animal Kingdom

Hiya! Yes, I am back! Lots of gossip going around lately especially involving the characters. Most people do not like change, but sometimes it can be a good thing. I found out that recently there is a petition making the rounds to being back Flik and Princess Atta to a meet and greet and Animal Kingdom.That being said, I have heard from a fairly reliable source that Flik is going to replace Daisy once she leaves her spot at Animal Kingdom. Flik is on the meet and greet schedule for October. … [Read more...]

Military Mom and Son Reunited at Shamu Show

A military mom returned from service overseas and surprised her 6-year-old son in a whale-sized reunion right before his favorite show at SeaWorld Orlando this weekend.More than 5,000 guests were part of the touching moment, which occurred minutes before the Shamu show began. According to the family, son Aiden Rodriguez, is a big fan of the show and always urges his family to stand up to honor his mother during the “Hero’s Salute” pre-show – a segment that recognizes men and women who serve … [Read more...]

Duffy the Disney Bear Might be Leaving Epcot

Hiya! How is everyone on this fine day? Sadly, today my gossip is not all that fun. It is actually sad. I have been hearing that the adorable, cute, sweet, Duffy the Disney Bear might be removed from his meet and greet spot at Epcot. His last day in the magic is said to be  October 4 of this year. He has had that spot for quite sometime so that makes his departure even sadder.His replacement is supposed to be Daisy Duck who will be moving from her spot at Animal Kingdom. October is a few … [Read more...]

Top 10 Walt Disney World and Disneyland Water Rides

If you've ever been to a Disney park then you know it can get really hot during the day. What better way to cool off than on a refreshing (sometimes drenching) water ride? I've put together a list of the top 10 water rides at Walt Disney World and Disneyland. Check it out:1. Splash MountainThere is a version of this ride at both theme parks. Though they are slightly different, both end with a thrilling 5-story drop! Not every seat in the boat will get soaked but prepare to get wet as you … [Read more...]

New Disney Theme Park Shopping App Coming

Disney is planning on releasing a new app that will make your theme park shopping much easier. This new app will have almost all the merchandise available in the parks. So you know that moment when you leave Disney and you really wish you would have bought that thing that you loved, then you try to find it online and can't, well that will no longer happen.It will be called "Shop Disney Parks". You will be able to find and order merchandise from any Disney operated store at Disney … [Read more...]

New MagicBands and Accessories Coming to Disney World

First let me say, these MagicBands are so cute! I do love all the MagicBands though. There quite a few new MagicBands that will making their way to Disney World very soon. Just consider these as more ways to show your Disney side! There open edition MagicBands. Currently you can find Steamboat Willie and “Finding Nemo” in select merchandise locations.On August 14, 2 new open edition MagicBands will be on the market.  Those will be the ones pictured above, Jack Skellington and Winnie the … [Read more...]

What’s New and What’s Next at Disney – Summer Edition

Take a look at some exciting things going at Disney.Disney Junior Fans can Celebrate Poolside at Walt Disney World Resort Hotels this SummerKids can splash into summer with the new Disney Junior Pool Party at Walt Disney World Resort hotel pools. Youngsters can compete in poolside games like Sofia Says, Doc McStuffins trivia, and sing and dance to favorite hit songs from the popular Disney Channel and Disney Junior shows including Doc McStuffins, Sofia the First, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, … [Read more...]