New details surface on Rivers of Light Show in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

New details surface on Rivers of Light Show in Disney's Animal Kingdom...The "Rivers of Light Show" is the new immersive nighttime experience coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom in spring 2016, will combine live performances with beautiful floating lanterns, water screens and grand theatrical imagery, in a celebration of animals and nature.  The event begins with the arrival of a pair of Shamans, two complimentary forces who come to the river bearing gifts of light.  Along with their Acolytes, … [Read more...]

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Returns to Walt Disney World Resort Nov. 8

With Halloween almost here it's time to start thinking about Christmas - at least at Walt Disney World! Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party returns to Magic Kingdom Park on select nights Nov. 8-Dec. 18, 2015.Live entertainment and spectacular fireworks are only some of things that await you at this year's Christmas party.  Festive décor and an oh-so-jolly parade, Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party offers magic, cheer and enchantment for guests of every age. Here’s a look at some of the fun … [Read more...]

First Round of Permits Filed for the Hollywood Studios Expansion

WDW Magic is reporting the first permits have been filed for much the anticipated Hollywood Studios Expansion. The permit is said to begin in Jan of 2016 and the finishing date is said to be Oct 2018.The yellow areas are existing wetlands and that are going to be filled in and they will create new wetlands on the opposite side of World Drive which is indicated by the blue color.The permits do not indicate what is going in where but I am sure in time we will find out.The second pictures … [Read more...]

New Musical Group Debuts in Morocco at Epcot

I love the World Showcase at Epcot.  There are so many amazing dining options that give you a test of authentic food from other countries.  Plus you can spend a little bit of time visiting and experiencing the culture of places from around the world.  Or you can experience the adult beverages native to each country.Throughout World Showcase you can also enjoy a variety of live entertainment experiences that immerse you in the diverse cultures represented in the park. And now, a new act has … [Read more...]

Victoria & Albert’s at Walt Disney World Resort Voted One of Top Restaurants in U.S.

Victoria & Albert’s at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa was once again honored as one of the top restaurants in the United States in TripAdvisor’s 2015 Travelers’ Choice awards.If you've had the chance to eat here I'm sure this comes as no surprise to you!  If you've yet to try out this amazing restaurant, add it to your bucket list now!No. 6 out of 25, the Walt Disney World® Resort restaurant remains the only Florida restaurant on the illustrious list. “A truly 5 Star … [Read more...]

Disney Reported Several Injuries this quarter

Disney releases their accident and injuries every quarter, and they recently reported that there were 12 injuries that recently occurred in the parks the past 4 months. Disney has to do this as part of a deal they have with the state, so they can avoid public ride safety regulations. The incidents that are reported were incidents that happen on rides and required immediate hospital stays of more than 24 hours.We recently told you about about a woman that passed away after riding Space … [Read more...]

Holidays Around the World At Epcot Is Here Again!

There are several things that I always look forward to each year at Disney: the Epcot Food & Wine Festival, Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, Star Wars Weekends, Candlelight Processional, and of course, Holidays Around the World.  So when I got the details of the return of one of my favorite events, the little girl in me went squee! with delight.Yes, that's right, we are in for another amazing holiday season at Epcot with Holidays Around the World starting November 27 and running … [Read more...]

Disney’s “Shop Disney Parks” App has Been Updated

The very popular "Shop Disney Parks" app has recently been updated with some new features for guests staying on site at Walt Disney World. You can now have your order delivered to your Disney World Resort or shipped to the front of the park you are at so you can pick it up on your way out.If you want it delivered to your resort your reservation must be linked to your MDE account. If you want it shipped to the front of the park you have to be inside that park.Have you tried the new … [Read more...]

Top 5 Special Events You Need to Experience at Walt Disney World

A trip to Walt Disney World is special no matter when you go, but throughout the year Disney puts on several special events that can make you visit even more magical!Here are my Top 5 Specials Events that you need to experience at least once during a trip to Walt Disney World!5.  Epcot's International Flower and Garden Festival: Held every spring at Epcot this special event is free with park admission (not including food and other select experiences).  Flower and Garden Festival … [Read more...]

The Walt Disney Company Celebrates 100,000 Wishes with Make A Wish

Make A Wish recently celebrated their 100,000th Disney wish. How incredible! Make A Wish has been working with The Walt Disney Company now for 35 years.“It’s amazing to think that 35 years ago, Make-A-Wish granted its very first wish at the Disneyland Resort, which sparked a legacy of fulfilling wishes that has captured so many hearts,” said Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. “It’s wonderful to celebrate our 100,000th wish together, and we’re proud to play a role in … [Read more...]