Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort Spa to Reopen Soon Under New Ownership…Disney Ownership That Is!

Next month The Spa at Disney's Grand Floridian is scheduled to reopen again after a massive overhaul and change of ownership. In the past, the spa, as well as fitness centers and salons all throughout Walt Disney World resort, were owned and operated by private vendors. Disney is changing all that and everything will be taken back under Disney's umbrella.The new spa at Disney's Grand Floridian will inherit a new name, amongst all the other changes and will be called,  "Senses - A Disney … [Read more...]



Festival of the Masters Returns to Downtown Disney Nov. 9-11, 2012

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Festival of the Masters presented by Michaels returns to Downtown Disney Nov. 9-11, 2012 for its 37th year. The prestigious open-air fine arts festival features nearly 150 award-winning artists, sidewalk chalk art, limited-edition fine art, photography, sculpture, jewelry, glass art, Disney collectibles, live music and more. The event takes place from 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday.Art from an array of Disney artists also will be on display and available for … [Read more...]



Disney Confidential – Enhanced Queue is in the Works for Another Attraction in Magic Kingdom!

 Hey there guys and gals! It’s me… Anonymouse with a brand new quick tip about something exciting that is in the plans for Magic Kingdom, specifically Big Thunder Mountain Railroad.Walt Disney Imagineering has let the cat out of the bag,  Big Thunder Mountain Railroad in Frontierland is next on the list to getting a new enhanced queue. What does that mean? Think Haunted Mansion or The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh when you want to think enhanced queues. Both of these … [Read more...]



What is More Fun than EPCOT and a Cranberry Bog?

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What do you get when you combine the imagination and magic of Walt Disney World with the mystery of fall’s favorite fruit? A truly exceptional exhibit– an over 1,300 square-foot free-standing cranberry bog to be exact! From Sept. 28 to Nov. 12, visitors to the 2012 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival will have a chance to feast their eyes on the beauty of the cranberry harvest and discover the cranberry’s secrets - from its unique taste to its rich heritage and long history of health … [Read more...]



First Look: Under the Sea Journey of the Little Mermaid

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Today we’re thrilled to share the very first photos from inside the Under the Sea ~ Journey of The Little Mermaid attraction, which will open at Magic Kingdom Park this December.Housed in the grottos below Prince Eric’s Castle, this New Fantasyland attraction invites guests to follow Ariel on her remarkable journey as she meets Prince Eric, falls in love, and makes a deal with Ursula, the evil Sea Witch.These photos, supplied by Walt Disney Imagineering, are featured in the “All in the … [Read more...]