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Disney Donated Rooms To Help Fire Victims

250 local people lost there homes to a fire  just before Christmas.  Many individuals and organizations stepped up to help make Christmas a little more magical for these families. Disney donated rooms to help fire victims.

Disney Donated Rooms To Help Fire Victims

The fire broke out Friday December, 23 at the Unno Boutique Hotel. Firefighters spent eleven hours battling the blaze. When the fire was finally put out 250 people had no place to stay.  Continue reading Disney Donated Rooms To Help Fire Victims

Disney Adding Alcohol In The Magic Kingdom

The Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort is the most visited theme park in the world but there is one thing some guests have been missing. They would like to have a drink. Until 2012 that was completely impossible. Since 2012 it was not easy to get alcohol in the Magic Kingdom but starting next week it will get a little easier according the the Orlando Sentinel.

The Magic Kingdom will still be drier than the other theme parks. There will still be some major restrictions for alcohol in the Magic Kingdom. In fact Disney is only adding alcohol to the menu at four locations which means there will be five places total in the Magic Kingdom where you can get something a little stronger than a Dole Whip Float. Continue reading Disney Adding Alcohol In The Magic Kingdom

Disney After Hours Returns

Who wants to wait in long lines and push through crowds at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom? If that is  you go ahead and skip this article but if you prefer short lines and low crowds keep reading . Disney After Hours is once again being offered in 2017.

So what is Disney After Hours? It is a limited time event that requires a special ticket for admission. The ticket is not cheap and not many (comparatively speaking) are sold. To know what guests who have attend in the past think be sure to read to the end of the article. There is a video with some interviews. Continue reading Disney After Hours Returns

New Cheaper Four Day Disney Tickets

Wondering how to save some money on a Walt Disney World vacation? You are not alone! It is no secret that a Disney vacation is expensive. From parking at one of the parks to eating nothing is cheap but tickets are one of the most expensive things to buy. Now there is a new (limited time option) for New Cheaper Four Day Disney Tickets. Unfortunately there are some strings attached.

What is the new cheaper four day Disney tickets

The cheaper four day ticket is called the 4 Park Magic Ticket and it is only available until March 5th of 2017.  It must be used by May 26th, 2017. The cost is $279 for adult and $259 for children ages 3-9 (under 3 is free!) Compare that to the normal price of a four day park ticket (which runs $325 for adults and $305 for children ages 3-9) and you are saving about $55 per ticket. Continue reading New Cheaper Four Day Disney Tickets

New Muppets Show Invades Magic Kingdom

New Muppets Show Invades Magic Kingdom

Are you a fan of the Kermit, Mrs Piggie, and all their muppet friends? Well these is good news for you!  Starting October 2nd Disney will debut a new Muppets show at the Magic Kingdom.

There are not many details on the new show yet but we do know a few things. The new Muppets show is called, “The Muppets Present… Great Moments in American History.” The show will take place in Liberty Square at the Magic Kingdom. Continue reading New Muppets Show Invades Magic Kingdom

Lights Motors Action Closing

Lights Motors Action Closing

Lights Motors Action Closing will be closing on April 2, 2016. This announcement follows a long list of closures at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in preparation for the Star Wars Land and Toy Story Land expansions. Continue reading Lights Motors Action Closing

Pizza Planet at Hollywood Studios Closing?

Is Pizza Planet at Hollywood Studios Closing?

The fact that Disney has announced a nearly year long refurbishment has many people asking, ” Is Pizza Planet at Hollywood Studios Closing?” While at first the idea seems crazy (Pizza Planet is very popular!) there are some very good reasons to consider it.

First is the fact that it will be closed from January to November. That suggests more than just updating and giving everything a fresh coat of paint. It suggests a complete overhaul. It suggests that the building that houses Pizza Planet today is going to house something totally different come November.

Second is location. Like the real estate agents tell you it is all about location. Pizza Planet is located right next to the Star Tours -The Adventure Continues. That location seems prime to be the center point of the new Star Wars Land and a Toy Story themed Pizza Planet would create a disturbance in the Force.

Speaking of locations Star Wars is not the only new land coming to Hollywood Studios. Toy Story is getting its own land. But where will it go? Disney is in the process of adding a third track to Toy Story Midway Mania which is probably the most popular ride at Hollywood Studios. So the logical place to place Toy Story Land is near the already existing attraction. That attraction, as you can see from the map below, is half-way across the park.

Pizza Planet at Hollywood Studios Closing
As you can see Pizza Planet suffers from being in the wrong place at the wrong time.

So maybe Pizza Planet is not closing for good. Maybe it is just moving to a new home. We can hope!

 

Change Coming To Disney Quick Service Seating?

Change Coming To Disney Quick Service Seating

Disney Quick Service Seating has always been first come first served (with Be Our Guest being the only exception.) Recent tests conducted at some Quick Service locations could indicate that is about to change.

Walt Disney World is the most popular theme park in the world. It should come as no surprise that there are often long lines for the rides. If you try to eat at the normal meal times you will probably find out there are long lines at the quick service restaurants too. After all everyone has to eat right? Continue reading Change Coming To Disney Quick Service Seating?

Three Reasons You Will Love Disney Memory Maker

Memory Maker? Do you even know what it is? If not you could be missing out on something that will keep memories of  your Walt Disney vacation alive for a lifetime.

Sounds good right? Of course it does. But like somethings (okay almost everything at Walt Disney World) it comes with a price.

There is some good news though! In an almost never seen or heard of move Walt Disney World actually lowered the price of the Memory Maker package. Yes, they lowered a price. Plus they have added an option to purchase it for only one day! Continue reading Three Reasons You Will Love Disney Memory Maker

Save Money At Disney

 

Great news for people who want to save money at Disney. Walt Disney World has release two new discounts!

Save Money At Disney With Stay, Play and Dine
Save up to $500 on a 5-night/6-day room, ticket, and dining plan package for a family of four at select Disney Resort hotels! When you’re staying in the middle of the magic, you’re getting even more fun out of every minute! Check the chart below to see how you can save more at Deluxe and Deluxe Villa Resorts.
Offer valid at select Disney Resort hotels for stays most nights:

  • December 13 through December 19, 2015
  • January 2 through March 7, 2016

Book by December 23, 2015.

This special offer includes the Disney Quick-Service Dining Plan at select Value Resorts and the Disney Dining Plan at Moderate, Deluxe and Deluxe Villa Resort hotels.

Save Money At Disney

Offer is valid for various lengths of stays and alternate party sizes. Upgrades to other dining plans are also available.

Save Money At Disney With Room Only Discounts

It’s an incredible time to visit the Walt Disney World Resort! And now when you choose to stay in the middle of the magic, you can save up to 25% on rooms at select Disney Resort hotels. Offer valid for stays most nights January 2 through April 13, 2016.