Curtain Rises on AMC Dine-In Theatres at Downtown Disney

We have an exciting announcement today for those of you who frequent Downtown Disney. The AMC Downtown Disney 24 movie theater has transformed a section of their property into AMC Dine-In Theatres – special theaters that combine the concept of “dinner and a movie” into a spectacular new in-theater dining experience.Six theaters in the complex have undergone this transformation and now feature cozy seating and table-top dining. The experience includes reserved seating, … [Read more...]




Insider Tips for Dining with Disney Characters at Walt Disney World

So many favorites, so little time! Dining with the beloved Disney characters is a fun way to get up close and snag some fantastic vacation photos – and have a delicious meal too.Here are some of our insider tips for navigating. And, please, share your tips with us too.We strongly recommend reservations far in advance – but if it’s last minute, it’s worth a try to stop by the restaurant and inquire. If you’re planning breakfast, go early – or go late. It’s a great way to wake everyone … [Read more...]




Enchanted Tiki Room: Classic Attraction Transforms This Summer

I’m thrilled to break the news today  that The Enchanted Tiki Room (Under New Management) at Magic Kingdom Park is already undergoing changes behind closed doors that will reshape the attraction into a version reminiscent of the original show.The Walt Disney World attraction, originally called Tropical Serenade, has been entertaining guests since the theme park’s opening day on Oct. 1, 1971. Its winged hosts, Jose, Fritz, Pierre and Michael, led 200 other birds, tikis and flowers in an … [Read more...]




Catch Disney on ABC Season Finales May 15

Set your DVRs, Disney will be featured on two ABC season finales, “America’s Funniest Home Videos,” and “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition,” this Sunday, May 15.Part 1 of the finale of “America’s Funniest Home Videos” will start off at 7 p.m. The episode was filmed aboard the Disney Dream cruise ship, where host Tom Bergeron starts the countdown to see which $100,000 winner will take home this year’s grand prize: a trip to the Walt Disney World Resort, the Disneyland Resort, and Aulani, a … [Read more...]




Star Tours Grand Opening Webcast from Disney’s Hollywood Studios

You better believe we’re counting down the days until Star Tours re-launches at Disney Parks. And if you’re as excited as we are about this monumental occasion at Disneyland Resort and the Walt Disney World Resort, then we’ve got some great news to share. You’ll be able to see the grand opening of “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue” as it happens at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on the Disney Parks Blog.Beginning at 10 a.m. on May 20, we will host a live webcast of the grand opening that … [Read more...]