Wandering Oaken’s Trading Post is Now Closed

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Sadly, Wandering Oaken's Trading Post and the Frozen Snowground at Hollywood Studios is now closed. You may remember the original location was Soundstage One and then it was moved to the Streets of America. The last day was yesterday!I hope you got to see it before it closed! I wonder what "Frozen" themed event will be next?Wishing you Faith, Trust, and Pixie DustMariaI am an Independent Travel Agent with World of Magic Travel Services. Would you love to visit Hollywood Studios … [Read more...]




Sorcerer Mickey Hat Removal to begin on January 7th

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You might remember we reported that the Sorcerer Mickey Hat in Disney's Hollywood Studios was on the chopping block a few months ago and it looks like the reports are now confirmed. The Hollywood Studios icon is set for removal starting on January 7th, 2015. You can get your final glimpses of the Sorcerer Mickey hat up till January 6th before it is dismantled. Once completed you will have an obstructed view of the Great Movie ride. Which if you remember is getting updated thanks to Turner … [Read more...]




May 15th Marks the Return of Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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The Force is strong this May at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Star Wars Weekends dates have been announced for 2015!Beginning May 15, Star Wars Weekends will be held each Friday, Saturday and Sunday  until June 14, 2015.Every Weekend is sure to be an Astral! event!Weekend I: May 15-17, 2015 Weekend II: May 22-24, 2015 Weekend III: May 29-31, 2015 Weekend IV: June 5-7, 2015 Weekend V: June 12-14, 2015Star Wars weekends is an annual event at Hollywood Studios that brings to … [Read more...]




Top 5 Things to Know When Visiting Disney World during the holidays

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While Walt Disney World is always a magical place, around the holiday season, the parks and resorts also get a dose of holiday magic too! If you are planning to visit during this festive time of year, there are a few things you need to know.Check out this Top 5 list to find out what you need to know for a holiday Disney vacation!5. Holiday Meals-If you are at Walt Disney World on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, or Christmas Day, Disney Resort food courts and certain restaurants through Walt … [Read more...]




New Starbucks Location will be opening soon at Hollywood Studios

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I love Starbucks, so I was so happy when I heard that they will soon be at Hollywood Studios. This location will open in February, 2015.The new store, The Trolley Car Café, will be themed to a classic trolley car along Hollywood Boulevard and offer a unique experience for coffee lovers visiting the park. Guests to the store also will be able to enjoy Disney baked goods and Starbucks’ La Boulange pastry items at the store. The Trolley Car Café will be the fourth location serving Starbucks … [Read more...]