Characters from ‘Zootopia’ Coming to Walt Disney World, Water Tower Installed at Disney Springs, and More

If you're making plans to visit the Walt Disney World Resort soon there are several exciting things happening including new characters coming to the Magic Kingdom and an extension of same-day reservations at a new table service restaurants. Read on to find out more!

'Zootopia' characters coming to the Magic Kingdom this spring'Zootopia' characters coming to the Magic Kingdom this spring

Disney's Zootopia opens today in theaters and the stars of the animated film, Nick Wilde and Judy Hopps, are headed to the Magic Kingdom later this spring. The characters will be joining the lineup in the Move It! Shake It! Dance & Play It! Parade. Read more here.

If you haven't had a chance to dine at the Jungle Navigation Co. Ltd Skipper Canteen at the Magic Kingdom you'll still be able to make same-day reservations for now. The test period ended February 27 but same-day ressies continue. Find out more here.

The new Twenty Eight & Main Collection has a new spring line of shirts for men. The spring line features designs inspired by popular Disney Parks attractions including 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and the Jungle Cruise. Check out the new collection.

Disney Springs looks better and better every day and now the landmark water tower has been installed. The water tower is the official marquee for Disney Springs. Check out photos of the installation!

There are a couple of rumors swirling about with regard to MyMagic+. First, word on the street is starting in April guests will be able to make additional FastPass+ selections from the My Disney Experience app on your smartphone! And second, there's a rumor that StoryMaker will be rolling out soon. This is a feature that reportedly allows park attractions to interact with guests. Sounds fun! Read more about this here.

If you're a fan of the Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom, listen up! All players must now start the game on Main Street. Find out more here.

Families who want to use Uber can now choose UberFamily and get a ride in a car with car seats! Read more about it here.

We can't wait for the live-action version of The Jungle Book and guests at Disney's Hollywood Studios can catch a sneak peek of the film starting March 18! Find out more details here!

What Disney news are you most excited about: the characters from Zootopia or the continuation of same-day reservations at the Skipper Canteen? Let us know what you think in the comments.

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