Category Archives: Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios Parking Lot Adds More ‘Character’

Disney’s Hollywood Studios Parking Lot Adds More ‘Character’ 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker The Disney’s Hollywood Studios parking lot just got a lot more character! Each section of the lot has been renamed after beloved characters guests can encounter on their adventures in the park: Mickey, Minnie, Jessie, Buzz, Olaf and BB-8. Two additional bus loops, just steps away from the main entrance, also have been added to serve guests arrivi Continue Reading

More 2019 Graduation Merchandise in Parks

More 2019 Graduation Merchandise in Parks 3 Recently I shared an article on graduation gift ideas for your 2019 graduate.  Wells since then some more cute merchandise has hit the parks! Class of 2019 Alex and Ani has hit the parks and this is a must have for any grad.  I found this one in the Magic Kingdom Emporium for $44.95. Class of 2019 Graduation Stitch has also hit the parks.  We found him this past weekend at Hollywood Studios for $21.99.  They Continue Reading

Review of the Num Num Cookie

Review of the Num Num Cookie 6 I have been wanting to get over to Hollywood Studios for some time now to try the infamous Num Num cookie, but life kept getting in the way.  Finally this past weekend I made my way to Hollywood Studios for the TMSM Mini Meetup and got my hands on a Num Num Cookie! Pictures really don’t do this cookie justice.  It’s huge!  My kids originally said they all wanted their own, but once I saw it in perso Continue Reading

New Super-Charged Disney PhotoPass Opportunities at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

New Super-Charged Disney PhotoPass Opportunities at Disney’s Hollywood Studios 8 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Lindsey Swift Disney’s Hollywood Studios is home to some of my favorite Disney PhotoPass Service opportunities. With unique props, fun Magic Shots, thrilling attraction photos, gorgeous backdrops, and loads of Character Experiences, I feel like a star taking center stage every visit! Now, there are even more ways than ever to fill my photo albums and social media pages Continue Reading

What Do I Do Without A Fastpass?

What Do I Do Without A Fastpass? 9 I see people posting all the time how they struggle to get Fastpasses to big ticket rides like Slinky Dog Dash and how their vacation will be ruined because they won’t get to ride the new ride.  Well just because you didn’t get a Fastpass, doesn’t mean you can’t ride the ride. Gasp, the dreaded standby line.  We’ve kind of become Disney spoiled with Fastpasses haven’t we?  The Continue Reading

New Menu Items at Backlot Express

New Menu Items at Backlot Express 13 New menu items have popped up over at Backlot Express in Hollywood Studios and we headed over to check things out. It looks like the Star Wars Chicken and Waffles has been removed from the menu and replaced with Chicken Breast Strips and Biscuit.  My little ones were a little disappointed that this was removed from the kids menu as well.  Also new on the menu is the Cuban Sandwich and the California Chicken Club Continue Reading

Where Did Slinky Dog’s Tail Go?

Where Did Slinky Dog's Tail Go? 18 I have heard rumors that Slinky Dog’s tail had gone missing, but you know here at TMSM we don’t post rumors.  So we ventured out to Hollywood Studios to look for ourselves. Above is a picture of what Slinky looked like the last time we visited.  As you can see he had that adorable little tail that wiggled throughout the ride.  Keep scrolling to see what we found on our next visit. It’s gone! Continue Reading

Holiday 360: ‘Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!’ at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Holiday 360: ‘Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!’ at Disney’s Hollywood Studios 24 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker Each Friday throughout the holiday season, you can visit the blog – or the Disney Parks Blog Facebook page – to take in the view of a different holiday offering at Walt Disney World or the Disneyland Resort. Today’s 360 offers up a peek inside the “Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!” show at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, a Santa-sized spectacular th Continue Reading

Turkey Time at Disney Parks

Turkey Time at Disney Parks 25 The parks may be decorated with the most festive of Christmas decorations, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss a traditional Thanksgiving meal while visiting Disney Parks. All Disney dining is open on Thanksgiving Day, and a select few of sit down restaurants offer traditional Thanksgiving fare with all of the stuffing your heart desires. You will want to check the My Disney Experience app to find availability Continue Reading

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is Getting In The Holiday Spirit

Disney's Hollywood Studios is Getting In The Holiday Spirit 29 I know Michele got coverage of the holiday festivities at Hollywood Studios last week, but my family and I were so excited to check it out for ourselves this past weekend.  I wasn’t sure if there would be any Santa Alien buckets left, since the regular Alien bucket sold out the first weekend it was released, but to our surprise they still had plenty of buckets left.  So ya, we got ours! This dancing ornam Continue Reading

Cables Have Gone Up On The Disney Skyliner

Cables Have Gone Up On The Disney Skyliner 43 With all of the exciting news about the Disney Skyliner coming out this weekend, it was a nice surprise to pull into Hollywood Studios today and see that the cable has started to go up.  It’s so exciting to see the progress of the Disney Skyliner.  Below are some more pics of the progress. The cable appears to be up throughout the whole parking lot of Hollywood Studios. It’s amazing how quickly thi Continue Reading