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Star Wars Land Updates from D23: Destination D

Yesterday we told you about the exciting updates on Pandora - The World of Avatar coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom and today we have news about the new Star Wars-themed land coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Disney News Round-Up: Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Merchandise, Disney Parks Holiday News, and More

And just like that Halloween is over and it's all about Christmas and the holiday season at the Walt Disney World Resort! The jack-o-lanterns have been replaced with garland and toy soldiers, and the first Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party is November 7. Let's check out today's holiday-themed news round-up.

Breaking: Walt Disney World Closing All Theme Parks Ahead of Hurricane Matthew’s Arrival

The Walt Disney World Resort has announced it is closing its theme parks, water parks, and Disney Springs as of 5 p.m. today and all locations will remain closed all day Friday, October 7, as the Orlando area braces for the arrival of category 4 Hurricane Matthew.

Walt Disney World Resort Announces New Vacation Deals for Early 2017

If you're thinking about taking a Walt Disney World vacation in the early part of 2017, listen up! Disney recently announced a couple of new vacation deals, including the Play, Stay, Dine, & Save package that features a dining plan!

Disney News Round-up: New ‘Clawhauser’ Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom Card, Disney Best Bites, and More

Happy Monday and welcome to another Disney news round-up! We're starting this week talking about a new Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom playing card, an old River Country pool, and much more. Let's check out what's going on at Disney World.

Disney News Round-up: Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Starts September 1, Country Bear Jamboree Turns 45, and More

It's time for another Disney news round-up and today we're talking about Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, a big birthday for the Country Bear Jamboree, and a celebrity chef teaming up with Planet Hollywood Observatory in Disney Springs. Let's check it out!

Disney News Round-Up: Food Kiosks Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney Dollars Discontinued, and More

Welcome to Monday! We're checking out some of the news that's been happening around the Walt Disney World Resort including the addition of new kiosks around Echo Lake at the Studios, the end of Disney Dollars, and so much more. Let's dive in to the news round-up.

Star Wars: Force For Change Returns to Walt Disney World Resort on May 4

This year on Star Wars Day, May 4, the Star Wars: Force For Change initiative returns to the Walt Disney World Resort. Starting that day fans can purchase a T-shirt with the logo for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story with some of the proceeds going to UNICEF.

Disney Cuts Back on Employee Hours, Makes Other Adjustments at Theme Parks

Despite the fact that Shanghai Disney is half a world away the new resort's budget woes and construction delays are reportedly having a negative impact on Disney's domestic theme parks on both coasts. According to several reports, Disney World is cutting hours for some of its cast members.

Harrison Ford Revealing Details of ‘Star Wars’ Land During ‘The Wonderful World of Disney’ Broadcast

If you're making plans to tune in to The Wonderful World of Disney: Disneyland 60 on ABC on Sunday, February 21 you'll get a chance to hear about the Star Wars-themed lands coming to the Disney Parks from Han Solo himself.

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5 Points of Can’t Miss Fun At The Magic Kingdom

Wondering how you should approach your days in the Walt Disney World Parks? My advice to Disney veterans and newbies is the same. There's just too much to see and do it all in any one trip. Break each day down with a list of 5 can't miss points of fun. You'll see and do much more than 5 things in a day, but once you've crossed off those "musts" you can just relax and consider everything else bonus fun. Here's my 5 Points Of Can't Miss Fun at the Magic Kingdom for Summer 2018.

Things You Won’t See At Walt Disney World This Summer

If there is one thing you can count on when it comes to the Disney Parks, it's that eventually everything will change. Walt didn't intend for his creations to be static museums, but rather exciting places where the imagination could run wild and create an ever bigger and brighter show. Well, I hate to be the bearer of bad news, but there are a few recent changes that have long time Disney fans grumbling. Without further ado, here are the things that you won't be seeing at Walt Disney World this Summer.

Epcot Drink Around The World National Beer Day Challenge

Saturday April 7th is National Beer Day! It's the perfect time to take a stroll around World Showcase Lagoon and taste your way through some global brews. There is a lot of alcohol in this Drink Around The World challenge, but don't forget that Disney Parks are family friendly places. Think about taking on this list over two days, or in a group and sharing your drinks. Be sure to know your limits and drink responsibly. Now - on to the challenge!

Shopping For Springtime Fun With Disney

As the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival fills the Park with the glories of Spring, I'm also looking forward to a change in the seasons and the new energy that comes. With Easter, and school breaks just around the corner we've got a few fashionable new pieces that will bring the bloom back to your wardrobe.

The 2018 Disney Parks Passport Collection At shopDisney

The 2018 Disney Parks Passport Collection is getting rave reviews from Disney fashionistas. The clever designs feature icons Walt Disney World Parks, and a charming compass rose emblazoned with Mickey's face. Base colors for this collection offer a lot of denim and Navy blue hues with pops of bright graphics. My favorite detailing of the pieces is longitude and latitude coordinates for each of the Disney Parks.

Disney News and Rumors This Week

After 90 years as a screen legend and fashion icon Minnie Mouse has finally received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. The prestigious ceremony was attended by Minnie, Mickey, Disney CEO Bob Iger, and the host of ABC's American Idol Katy Perry, as well as a bevy of adoring fans. Happy 90th Minnie, you look just as beautiful as when you were first drawn. If you would like to celebrate Minnie Mouse, be sure to Rock The Dots during this special year.

The Best Quick Breakfasts In 2018 At Walt Disney World Parks

I'm a breakfast girl, so if I have the chance I'm heading to a table service restaurant for a relaxing morning before hitting the Parks. But - when I've got places to be (can you say FastPass?) then a fast bite at one of Walt Disney World's quick service restaurants in the Park is the way I go. Check out where you can find The Best Quick Breakfasts In 2018 At Walt Disney World Parks.

Stylish Gifts For Girls Who Dream In Dots And Bows

Does your sweetheart dream in dots and bows? Is she a timeless classic that is always young at heart? Then you need to check out our Minnie Mouse Gift Guide to find the perfect gift for that special gal.

Options For Thanksgiving Turkey Without Reservations At Walt Disney World

Most guests headed down to Walt Disney World for Thanksgiving this week have had their dining reservations well in hand for some time now. However - if you are still wondering where you'll be able to get a taste of turkey over the holiday, we've got the answers you are looking for. From legs with a fan following to Thanksgiving leftovers on a bun, the restaurants of Walt Disney World are serving up some festive favorites.

Expressing Gratitude While On Vacation

Next week Americans will be celebrate Thanksgiving. It's a time that is all about giving thanks, and showing gratitude to our friends and family. It's a busy time in the Disney Parks, as many families take advantage of the extra days out of the school year to do something fun together. It's important that during these hectic holiday travels we all remember to take a minute to be thankful for the things we have and the people that make our vacations a little more special.