We have made it to the last full week of March. For some of us, spring break is right around the corner! This means lots will be happening in and around all the Disney parks. As always we have kept you up to date on all the latest Disney news.
Disneyland Paris has appointed Natacha Rafalski as Présidente of Disneyland Paris, effective immediately. Natacha has been with the Walt Disney Company for 23 years, holding a variety of senior positions throughout the world. She joined the Disneyland Paris team in 2017 as Chief Financial Office and has been responsible for
According to documents submitted to the state of Florida Disney filed with South Florida Water Management District to build a 286,000 square foot sports venue at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Disney would not give out any details. ESPN was opened in 1997, there are a number of
The 2016 Walt Disney World Marathon was today and the winner is Fedison Costa of Brazil. He has won the last three marathons and 5 of his last 6 Walt Disney World marathons, this puts him in second place of all time wins, Brazilian Adriano Bastos has won a total of
After the news last week about Epcot, Disney has branched off to do more testing that will restrict Fastpass+ usage this time in Hollywood Studios. This test matches up with what Disney originally announced for FastPass+. They are testing during a time where the Disney resorts are at some of the highest prices per night.
During the past month or so testing has been going on with cast members and a few guests. Starting later this week all guests staying at The Pop Century Resort will only be issued MagicBands and no Key to the World cards. You can still request a Key to the
There is a new merchandise location is coming to Downtown Disney Marketplace in spring 2014. The Merchandise Co Op will occupy the space that is currently Team Mickey located next to TrenD. The shop with shops within it will showcase new and innovative Disney retail concepts. I caught up with
The Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel is celebrating the season with the ever popular Holiday Happenings at the Swan and Dolphin. This magical month-long celebration in December will once again feature Santa, dressed in his cool Florida resort wear. Of course he will be accompanied by Mrs. Claus, as
Guests who adhere to a gluten free diet will be excited to hear that Splitsville in Downtown Disney has recently updated their menu to include 16 new gluten free dishes. Rather than creating a separate gluten free menu, Splitsville integrated the new dishes into the regular menu. In fact, you
There’s a new addition to the savanna at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. In October, the team welcomed a rare, baby Hartmann’s Mountain zebra. The filly and her mother are bonding well and doing fine after the yearlong gestation. Disney’s animal care team, including veterinarians carefully monitored the mother throughout her
Club Cool recently changed its selection of Coca-Cola sponsored sodas from around the world. All sodas except for one (Beverly, from Italy which I consider a MUST TRY) are new to the EPCOT location. EPCOT Club Cool is only one of three locations in the world to allow Coke fans
Dawn Bliler has never been more excited. Her and her husband took off work because they were planning on taking their 3 year old son to Disneyland for the first time. They bought their tickets at a great discount and they made hotel reservations for 2 days and nights at
Would you believe that we are only one week away from the return of Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom Park? In case you aren’t familiar, Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is a separate ticket event that takes place on select nights at Magic Kingdom Park throughout November
This Adventureland attraction will receive its first ever holiday makeover this year. Beginning in early November, Jungle Cruise at both Disneyland park and Magic Kingdom Park will transform into Jingle Cruise but only for the holiday season! In this new seasonal storyline of the attraction, the Skippers have grown homesick for