Disney Theme Park in St. Louis? Well Almost!

St. Louis Arch Fireworks

Alright, Disney fans, store this in the back of your head for that Jeopardy Daily Double question.  Back in 1962, Walt Disney himself was in the process of negotiating a Disney Theme Park  in St. Louis, MO.  What could have been?Walt Disney was approached by the organizers of the St. Louis Bicentennial.  Their request was that he produce a film about the city.  So impressed was Walt with the newly expanding downtown area and the almost complete Arch, he had a better idea.With … [Read more...]

‘Big Thunder Mountain’ Set To Become a TV Series on ABC

big thunder

It looks like the wildest ride in the wilderness is about to become the wildest ride on your television. ABC is currently developing a new series, titled 'Big Thunder Mountain', based around the popular Disney attraction, Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. Details about the project are being kept tight-lipped at this time, but the show is set to be  supervised and produced by Chris Morgan ('Fast and Furious', 'Fast Five') and written by Jason Fuchs ('Ice Age: Continental Drift').  This isn't the … [Read more...]

Disney World And Disneyland Testing New Attraction Policy

This week two attractions at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom and Disneyland will test a new seating policy for the remainder of the month and see how guests feel about it.Both Toy Story Midway Manias and Haunted Mansions will test a new policy where children under the age of 7 must ride with a guest over the age of 14 in the same row.  Previous policy dictated that there be an adult in the same vehicle as children under 7.  A sign is near the entrance informing guests of the new policy and … [Read more...]

Create Your Own Disney Magic at Home this Halloween


Between carved pumpkins, after-hours parties and tasty treats, Halloween is one of my favorite times of year. Wouldn't you like to bring some of that Disney magic into your home this Halloween? How about conjuring up the 999 happy haunts that inhabit the Haunted Mansion?Our friends at Spoonful.com have hundreds of fun, Disney-inspired craft ideas – including tons for Halloween. Two of my favorites are these Haunted Mansion Ghost Masks and Haunted Mansion Cupcake Tombstones. They're so easy – … [Read more...]

Halloween Tricks and Treats Coming back to some of your favorite Disney/Playdom Facebook Games


Spoonful and Club Penguin aren’t the only ghost hosts at Disney Interactive this month. Leading up to Halloween, players who dare will find exclusive Halloween chapters and collectibles across many of Playdom’s top games.  Check out some of the these special promotions today:Disney’s Ghosts of Mistwood is now more ghastly than ever with four new Halloween locations like the Candy Apple Forest and limited edition devilish décor on Facebook. Playdom.com players can enjoy these spine chilling … [Read more...]