Category Archives: Hollywood Studios

Walt Disney World Ticket Price Increase

Walt Disney World Ticket Price Increase 1 If you are planning a trip to Walt Disney World, you may be paying more than you expected. Walt Disney World raised their ticket prices on Tuesday, increasing the cost of ticket prices during peak seasons, such as Christmas.   The new pricing is aimed to reduce crowd sizes on the busiest days at the park. One-day tickets now range between $109-$159 depending on the day and one-day park hoppers will now cost betwe Continue Reading

Disney Refurbishment Schedule

Disney Refurbishment Schedule 3 Planning a trip and want to know whether any rides are scheduled to be closed during your visit? We’ve got the updated list of attractions that are scheduled to be closed temporarily for refurbishment. We do try to keep the information accurate, but please know that Disney is subject to change at any time. Magic Kingdom Stitch’s Great Escape – unknown if it will return Walt Disney World Railroad – December Continue Reading

Where Did Slinky Dog’s Tail Go?

Where Did Slinky Dog's Tail Go? 4 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

Disney Junior Dance Party by Guest Blogger Michelle Perkins

Mickey Dancing As many of you know, the Disney Junior live on stage show ended its run in late 2018 to make way for a brand new experience. The Disney Junior Dance Party!.  If you have never been to the Disney Junior Live on Stage show, it was a bit of a nod to the Mickey Mouse Club House.  The premise of the show was to put you inside an episode and solve a problem, getting ready for Minnie’s birthday.  In order to solve th Continue Reading

Becoming A Disney Fan

Becoming A Disney Fan 18 Re-post By guest blogger Carrie Rings I am an Ohioan living in Florida. Thanks to a transfer from his job, my husband and I along with our two daughters aged 18 and 20, packed up all our belongings and relocated to the Sunshine State. The first two months were like we were on vacation. We rented a second-floor condo overlooking the water and we went to the beach and pool often. Nothing helped soothe my anxiety of Continue Reading

Turkey Time at Disney Parks

Turkey Time at Disney Parks 20 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

WDW Refurbishment Sept. 2018

WDW Refurbishment Sept. 2018 24 Planning a trip and want to know whether any rides are scheduled to be closed during your visit? We’ve got the updated list of attractions that are scheduled to be closed temporarily for refurbishment. We do try to keep the information accurate, but please know that Disney is subject to change at any time. Magic Kingdom Stitch’s Great Escape – unknown if it will return Liberty Square Riverboat – scheduled t Continue Reading

Club 33 at WDW

Club 33 at WDW 25 For years, rumors have swirled around about a Club 33 coming to Walt Disney World. The private, members-only club has its only location in Disneyland, discreetly located above Café Orleans and The French Market. It is one of the most exclusive 5-star restaurants in the world. Membership is limited, with no available memberships at times, and comes with a hefty price tag. Now those rumors can finally be put to rest Continue Reading

An Out of this World Tour Experience

An Out of this World Tour Experience 27 Happy Thursday Main Streeters! Fall has officially descended on Disney World, and the parks are perked up with pumpkins lining Main Street. For those of us who have waited patiently, it’s our favorite time of the year where are the spooky energy takes over at the parks; for other’s it marks the official one-year countdown to an event that is even more exciting than the Boo To You Parade. Yes, friends, Fall 2019 Continue Reading

Play Big at Toy Story Land Before the Park Opens With Disney Early Morning Magic

Play Big at Toy Story Land Before the Park Opens With Disney Early Morning Magic 32 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jennifer Fickley-Baker Toy Story Land, which allows guests to experience all the “Toy Story” fun in Andy’s backyard, has been a smash hit with guests since the land opened earlier this summer. Today, we’re happy to share a fun way to experience everything the land has to offer, with less wait. Since Disney Early Morning Magic launched at Magic Kingdom Park in 2016 Continue Reading

Your Chance to Play Big at Toy Story Land from shopDisney!

Your Chance to Play Big at Toy Story Land from shopDisney! 34 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: bmiratsky Since opening last month, the all-new Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Theme Park has been brimming with fun and imagination, from riding the toy-filled Slinky Dog Dash as his coils twist around curves, hills, and drops, to an interstellar romp in a toy rocket on Alien Swirling Saucers. Now ShopDisney.com is celebrating the grand opening by giving Continue Reading