Today’s Disney Parks presentation at the D23 Expo was hyped up to be a show-stopper and it can be safely said that Disney didn’t disappoint. Many of the recent rumors and theories about upcoming Disney World changes were confirmed along with a number of previously unreported surprises. Below is a complete rundown of what was announced today. There was a lot covered, so I tried to keep it organized by resort park.
Magic Kingdom News
Yesterday, I gave you a roundup of some of the hottest Disney World rumored changes, and wouldn’t you know it, up pops arguably the hottest rumor yet a few hours later. Our friends over at WDW News Today appear to be pretty confident that the rumors about a TRON ride replacing the Tomorrowland Speedway at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Here are the rumor details:
Disney has announced that they will be live streaming their 4th of July fireworks & festivities at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom as part of their #DisneyParksLIVE series of webcasts.
Magic Kingdom visitors riding on the Pirates of the Caribbean ride will now be able to experience a little blast from the past. The iconic talking skull that used to appear just before the drop is now back!
Disney has announced a new photo opportunity coming soon to the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Much like other in-ride photos, the picture will be snapped during the ride and available to purchase and download after the ride through Disney PhotoPass. According to Disney, the picture will be snapped between the haunted grotto and Golden Age of Piracy segments of the ride.
Disney announced today that reservations are now open for dessert parties at both Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.
The dessert parties take place at the Magic Kingdom’s Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant and offer a wonderful combination of great views of the holiday fireworks shows, as well as, some amazing holiday treats to much on.
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For those of you planning on visiting Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom later on this year, you will want to take note that the Festival of Fantasy Parade’s start time will be changing…
Rumors have it that Disney is considering making Donald Trump visible, but not audible in the Hall of Presidents show.
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In what has been an annual Disney World tradition, the Easter Bunny has once again made his way to the Magic Kingdom for the holiday season.
Visitors to Walt Disney World Resort’s Magic Kingdom are going to be welcomed with a very noticeable change to the park’s security setup starting today.
From now until March 15th, visitors to the Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland area near Rapunzel’s Tower at dusk will have the opportunity to take a Disney PhotoPass picture in front of the tower with a luminous lantern- a nice little way to relive a little bit of the Tangled magic.
Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Co is finally coming to Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Here is everything we know.
Disney will begin selling single day dining plans at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom called Dine-on-the-Go Meal Packs and consist of…
Disney has announced a special ticket package that makes visiting Walt Disney World parks a bit cheaper for a limited time. The new 4-Park Magic Ticket Package offers visitors to Disney World 4 park day passes for just $70 per day plus tax. A pretty sweet deal….but there is a catch….
A Disney World vacation is amazing anytime of year, but none more so than Christmas Time. Disney really goes all-out to celebrate the holidays at their flagship resort.
Disney has announced that they will be launching a new projection show in the Magic Kingdom next week. The “Once Upon a Time” show will light up the iconic Cinderella Castle using projection mapping, covering the entire structure in lights and graphics.
With the election of Donald Trump, Disney World’s Hall of Presidents will be closed for months to add him to the show. Here is what you need to know.