Category Archives: Walt Disney World

‘Rivers of Light: We Are One’ Debuts This Summer at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

‘Rivers of Light: We Are One’ Debuts This Summer at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 1 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Shawn Slater Since its introduction more than two years ago, “Rivers of Light” has enchanted Disney’s Animal Kingdom guests with a nighttime pageant of beautifully illuminated lantern floats, grand theatrical imagery, a soaring musical score and innovative special effects. This summer, the next chapter of this spectacle will unfold with the debut of “Rivers of L Continue Reading

Party For The Planet At Animal Kingdom

Party For The Planet At Animal Kingdom 2 Party for the Planet kicked off yesterday at Animal Kingdom and my family headed over to Animal Kingdom to check it out. There are lots of fun activities going on all over the park.  Check the times and location guide above for details. We were greeted by fun Cast Members with great photo opportunities to kick off the festivities. They had a fun photo prop area where you can take all kids of animal inspired p Continue Reading

Touring the New Solar Facility at Walt Disney World #earthmonth

Touring the New Solar Facility at Walt Disney World #earthmonth 15 Re-post in case you missed it! This morning I was invited to tour the new solar facility at Walt Disney World.  The panels at this new area have the capability to power two theme parks!  That’s pretty impressive! The solar facility was built in collaboration with the Reedy Creek Improvement District and solar developer Origis Energy USA. Disney environmental and horticulture experts have helped make more than 2 Continue Reading

Celebrate Earth Day at Animal Kingdom With Some Tasty Treats

Celebrate Earth Day at Animal Kingdom With Some Tasty Treats 23 This weekend Animal Kingdom is celebrating Earth Day with their Party for the Planet. Along with lots of fun activities we found some tasty treats. First up is the Earth Day Cupcake. It’s a chocolate cupcake filled with Green Tea Mousse and topped with buttercream icing. Next up is the Easter Cupcake. This is a yellow cake cupcake filled with key lime curd and topped with a coconut buttercream. Both cupcakes l Continue Reading

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Disney ice cream! ~A review of these tasty treats

I scream, you scream, we all scream for Disney ice cream! ~A review of these tasty treats 28 Today my daughter and I thought it would be a great idea to do a taste test of all of the brand new ice cream cones in Magic Kingdom. There are so many, but she was up for the challenge. As I’m on a diet, she agreed to be our taste tester and since she’s a foodie, I knew she would be up to the task. In true Instagram form, we took a lot of photos with a lot of melted ice cream. She ate every single new cone, an Continue Reading

This Just In! Haunted Mansion Dooney’s are BACK!

This Just In! Haunted Mansion Dooney’s are BACK! 35 The long sought after Haunted Mansion Dooney and Bourke bags have been sold out for months now, with no answer on if they were returning or not.  Well, I’m happy to report, these spooktacular bags are beginning to materialize again…. see what I did there? To refresh your memory, here’s what they look like.   You can find them at Disney Springs as of now! This is breaking news so I’m Continue Reading

Sneak Peek of Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ Begins This Weekend

Sneak Peek of Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ Begins This Weekend 38 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Shawn Slater For a limited time starting this weekend, a sneak peek of Disney’s all-new live-action adventure “Aladdin” can be seen as part of the Walt Disney Presents attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, in the Main Street Opera House at Disneyland park and aboard the ships of Disney Cruise Line. A thrilling and vibrant live-action adaptation of Disney’s a Continue Reading

Walt Disney World Resort Celebrates Earth Day With New Solar Facility Capable of Powering Two Theme Parks

Walt Disney World Resort Celebrates Earth Day With New Solar Facility Capable of Powering Two Theme Parks 39 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Avery Maehrer Earth Day is right around the corner, and at Walt Disney World Resort, we’re celebrating by sharing a behind-the-scenes look at the brand new 270-acre, 50-megawatt solar facility that’s helping to power the magic! Built in collaboration with the Reedy Creek Improvement District and solar developer Origis Energy USA, this facility is expected to generate Continue Reading

Sneak Peek Inside the Gondolas at Walt Disney World

Sneak Peek Inside the Gondolas at Walt Disney World 40 Called the “most magical flight on Earth” by Dean Huspen, a principal architect with Walt Disney Imagineering, Disney gave a construction update and a sneak peek inside the gondolas yesterday. Opening later this fall, the Disney Skyliner, a system of 300 gondolas, will become the ‘monorails of the air’ according to the Orlando Sentinel. While in testing, the gondolas are wrapped in plastic f Continue Reading

A Hoppin’ Guide to Easter Offerings at Disney Springs

A Hoppin’ Guide to Easter Offerings at Disney Springs 42 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Kelsey Noland Is it just me or do the holidays always sneak up on us? We’re already less than a week away from Easter and I’m just beginning my shopping. (Please tell me I’m not the only one!) Lucky for me, Disney Springs is hoppin’ with fun and delicious finds to make the perfect Easter basket. Need some ideas? Don’t worry, I’ve got you covered—but first br Continue Reading

General Sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort are Now Open, Plus Introductory Offer on Membership

General Sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort are Now Open, Plus Introductory Offer on Membership 43 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Yolanda Cade If you’ve been dreaming of relaxing à la Mediterranean Riviera, today is the day you’ve been waiting for! General sales for Disney’s Riviera Resort, the newest Disney Vacation Club Resort projected to open December 2019, are now open. Plus, you can save with a new special offer on Membership. With its castles and colorful, fairy-tale villages, Europe h Continue Reading