IDW and Disney to Release Comics Based on Classic Characters

Comics and Disney have been pairing quite well lately, but surprisingly it's not with Marvel this time around. Our favorite classic characters including Donald and beloved Mickey Mouse will be making appearances in comics published by San Diego-based IDW Publishing.This April, you can expect to see Uncle Scrooge No. 1 at your local comic book shop, followed by a new Donald Duck series in May. Be on the lookout for Mickey Mouse comics in June, and Walt Disney Comics in July. Each of these … [Read more...]

Steve Martin May Star in Disney’s “Magic Camp”

 Steve Martin is in talks with Disney to star in "Magic Camp", which is a family comedy being developed by Disney. He co-wrote this project with A.C.O.D. writer/director Stu Zicherman, based on a first draft by Diary of a Wimpy Kid scribes Gabe Sachs and Jeff Judah.The story tells of a straitlaced banker who returns to Magic Camp, which he attended as a shy child. This time he is a counselor who makes it his mission to improve the lives of all the kids while keeping an eye on … [Read more...]

Where To Grab A Quick Bite at Disney’s Magic Kingdom

The sheer volume of dining options at Walt Disney World is enough to make my head spin! It takes me hours just to pick out where we will eat our Table service meals, and when, and then there’s making the ADR’s – and by the time that’s done, I am tired! Tired and not ready to think about the OTHER meals we will be needing to eat while at WDW. I don’t always plan specifically which quick service restaurants I’m going to eat at, but I like to have a general idea of what’s around when I am at a … [Read more...]

Cool Off With These Top Disney World Frozen Drinks

I recently wrote about how the heat at Disney in the summer tends to drive people (myself included!) to as many indoor attractions as possible – but if you’re looking to stay outside and enjoy as much of that Florida sun as possible – then you are going to need two very important things – 1. A strong sunscreen, and 2. Hydration! Obviously there are drink carts and restaurants and kiosks around every corner at WDW, but I know that for me, only certain (frozen!) things can really hit the spot on a … [Read more...]

Top 5 Ways to Experience Disney World Like a VIP

Tired of the crowds and long lines? Ever wish you can experience Walt Disney World like a VIP? You can! I've got five ways for how you can experience some special treatment at WDW; but let's just keep this between us, okay?5. Go When Crowds are Low-Many Disney regulars will tell you that the best, and sometimes only, time to visit Walt Disney World is when the crowd levels are low, such as mid-January to Spring Break, post-Spring Break to June, and after school starts to about the second … [Read more...]

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train: A Rocking, Rollicking Family-Friendly Roller Coaster Crowns New Fantasyland

Are you a huge Snow White Fan?  How can you not have a heart for the lovable world of Sleepy, Doc, Grumpy, Bashful, Sneezy, Happy and Dopey?  Now, at Magic Kingdom, that world comes to life in spring 2014 when the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train takes New Fantasyland guests on a rollicking, musical adventure into the mine “where a million diamonds shine.”The “crowning jewel” of New Fantasyland, the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train represents the completion of the largest expansion in Magic Kingdom history. … [Read more...]

Breaking News: Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Grand Opening May 28th, 2014

Disney shared the news today that the long waited Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, the highlight of Fantasyland in the Magic Kingdom, will officially open to Walt Disney World guests starting on May 28th, 2014!Tom Staggs made the announcement during a dedication of the attraction early Friday morning, Seven Dwarf Mine Train completes New Fantasyland and is the largest expansion in the history of the Magic Kingdom. “Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is both literally and figuratively the centerpiece of New … [Read more...]

Attraction Closures for the Dedication of the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

This week at Magic Kingdom's Fantasyland and Tomorrowland, there will be some rescheduled and closed attractions due to the media party and dedication of the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train ride.The party/dedication is for select media and guests and will only affect a few rides and shows during the two day event. If you are going to be at the park this week, this is the schedule of the closures:Thursday May 1, 2014 - Media partyThe following areas of Fantasyland will be closing at … [Read more...]

Top 10 Disney World Rides you must do at night!

Let's face it: all of the rides in Disney World are awesome. However, some rides are just better experienced at night. Below, I have made a list of ten rides that I think provide a better experience in the evenings. Do you agree with my suggestions?Splash Mountain - One of the classic rides in the Magic Kingdom, Splash Mountain is considered the best ride to experience at night. Why? That pivotal moment before your car plunges 50ft below, the view of Cinderella Castle is exquisite. Not to … [Read more...]

Will the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train open sooner than Spring 2014?

Howdy y'all! I've got some BIG Disney Gossip today! As always, I, Anonymouse, have the inside scoop.  Recently, my friends at Destinations in Florida saw the Mine Train Cars being tested. Does that mean the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is opening sooner than Spring 2014? I certainly hope so.With the addition of any new attraction, Disney announces its Grand Opening with fanfare and much ado. However, soft openings can happen at any time. Is this one of those times?It's been rumored that … [Read more...]