‘The Lion King’ 20th Anniversary Merchandise

Lion King Anniversary Merchandise

Can you believe it has been 20 years already since 'The Lion King' came out? In case you want to pick up some merchandise to commemorate the anniversary, from June 12-17, 2014, the Disney store online will have an anniversary T-shirt (pictured above) with artwork created by Disney Design Group artist Caley Hicks.That is not it. They also have a special pin, however the pin is limited with only 2,000 available.The pin will be sold in certain stores at Disney World and Disneyland. It will not … [Read more...]


‘The Lion King’ Celebrates 20 years

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Can you believe 'The Lion King' celebrated 2o years this past weekend? That makes me feel really old. 'The Lion King' has become a Disney classic and is celebrated throughout the Disney parks and resorts.If you are a Lion King fan that I suggest checking out "The Festival of the Lion King" at Animal Kingdom. You should see that at least once if you can. Also, even if you are not staying at the Art of Animation resort, I suggest you go over and check it out because their Lion King courtyard … [Read more...]


Consejos rápidos de Disney – Búsqueda de Mickeys Escondidos

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Una de mis cosas favoritas de hacer en el Mundo de Disney es buscar Mickeys ocultos. Cuando los imaginarios diseñan nuevos espacios en Disney, ya se trate de un lugar turístico nuevo, restaurante o cualquier otra cosa, casi siempre le agregan una magia especial de Disney en forma de Mickeys ocultos.  En muchos casos, estos Mickeys ocultos consistirán de tres círculos que son la forma clásica de Mickey, sin embargo, a veces Mickeys ocultos se pueden encontrar como los perfiles de la cara de … [Read more...]


Fastpass+ Tier Changes Coming to Epcot and Hollywood Studios

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According to wdwmagic.com there will be some re-arranging of the tiers for Epcot and Hollywood Studios. The changes are effective now for Fastpass+ selection that are made from June 16 on.At Hollywood Studios 'The Great Movie Ride' is moving to group 1.At Epcot 'Living with the Land' is moveing to group 1. 'Character Spot' and 'Maelstrom' are moving to group 2.If you already have Fastpasses picked from the old groups, they are ok and will stay active unless you cancel … [Read more...]


The Magic Kingdom Princess Shuffle

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 Yes folks, the Princesses are getting shuffled throughout Magic Kingdom and going to be meeting their guests at new locations throughout the park.Let's begin with Snow White and Princess Aurora. Till now you've been able to meet the "Fairest of them all" at the Town Square Courtyard, well as of Sunday June 15th 2014,  she will be moving to her new spot in Center Street on Main Street USA. In place of Snow White,  Sleeping Beauty will be leaving Princess Fairytale Hall and will be … [Read more...]


There May be a “Frozen” Coronation Coming Soon!

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Hiya! I am back with some big gossip that I have been hearing around the "Frozen" Disney grapevine. There have been some subtle hints here and there that Disney is preparing for another royal coronation. Remember when Cinderella's Castle was being re-painted with the Silver color? Yep that was a sign! Remember when Anna and Elsa were moved to Princess Fairytale Hall? Yep that was a sign!Ever since then people have been speculating that there will soon be a "Frozen" coronation. Just recently … [Read more...]


Disney World’s Magic Kingdom is Still Number One

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No surprise here! I am sure most of us addicts already know that the Magic Kingdom here in Orlando is number one, and in my mind it always will be. Even with the price increases, there was a 6% increase to 18.6 million visitors a year.Tokyo Disney had the biggest increase, with a 15.9% increase pushing Tokyo Disneyland past the original Disneyland into second place worldwide, with 17.2 million visitors in 2013. The Anaheim park did increase some to 1.5 percent, as Tokyo DisneySea jumped 11.3 … [Read more...]


“Frozen” Forces Walt Disney World to Change ‘Rope Drop’ Procedure

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Well, it’s no secret that Disney’s blockbuster animated film ‘Frozen’ is one of the most popular Disney movies of all time. The runaway success of the film is now surging theme park spending and strengthening merchandise sales. “Passion for these characters and for the film is so extraordinary.” says Walt Disney CEO and Chairman Bob Iger.Even considering their unprecedented popularity, no one could have predicted the impact it made when the new Anna & Elsa Meet & Greet location was … [Read more...]


Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars Dine at Hollywood & Vine: Disney Dining Review

Hollywood & Vine Star Wars Desserts

This year’s Star Wars™ Weekends marked two new dining experiences: the Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars™ Dine at Hollywood & Vine with the Fab Five as your favorite Star Wars characters and the Star Wars™ Dine-In Galactic Breakfast at Sci-Fi Dine In featuring Boba Fett and Darth Vader. I have been lucky enough to attend both and so have my fellow Chip and Co writers. You can read about Teresa’s dining experience at the Star Wars™ Dine-In Galactic Breakfast at Sci-Fi Dine In. Her review includes lots … [Read more...]


‘Villains Unleashed’ Special Event Now Official

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So Anonymouse was right! "Villains Unleashed" is now official. It will take place on August 23rd at Hollywood Studios. It will be a hard ticket event.There will be over 50 villains in one park!I suspect they are making it a hard ticket event in order to control the crowds, since last year I heard they had some crowd issues.Here are some details for the event: Oogie Boogie Variety Show - Oogie himself hosts a variety showVillains inspired food, drinks and … [Read more...]