Author Archives: Jill Bivins

Skyline Chili is Coming to Disney

Skyline chilli is coming to Disney

Forget the beans/no beans debate, cocoa powder absolutely belongs in chili. If that excites you, then you’re probably from the Midwest. If you don’t know what I’m talking about, never fear you will soon. Skyline Chili is coming to Disney developed Flamingo Crossings Town Center next year and this Disney fan can’t wait! If you’ve never heard of Skyline Chili, ...

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Pride Isn’t Over for Many Cast Members

Cast Member celebrate Pride

June may be over but that doesn’t mean Pride is! Orlando historically has celebrated Pride in October as well as June and that tradition will continue this year. In keeping with its support for the LGBTQ+ community, there will be a Disney presence at the parade as Cast Members march, dance, and sing together down the parade route. The parade ...

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Frightfully Fantastic Lounge to Open at Disney World

Top of the World Villains Lair

Villians of the world rejoice! There’s a new lounge coming to Walt Disney World next week and it’s absolutely…wicked! Beginning on July 11, the Contemporary Resort’s Top of the World Lounge will reopen to eligible Disney Vacation Club members as Top of the World- Villain’s Lair with a brand new menu and a new theme to go with the new ...

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Disney Wish Unveils Innovative New Children’s Areas

Disney Wish

Disney Cruise Line’s newest ship sets sail on her maiden voyage on July 14, 2022 and with it, families will embark on the vacation of a lifetime. I don’t know about you, but when I think about cruises, children’s activities aren’t typically my first thought. Disney Wish aims to change that! Aboard the Wish, children of all ages will find ...

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Could There Be a New Halloweentown Film in the Works?


Heads up Halloween lovers: there’s a new project in town and details of the new project are very hush hush- Disney hasn’t released a plot or even a title for the film in the works which has our wheels turning! What could it be? So no plot, no title? What DO we know? Filming will take place in Norwood Massachusetts ...

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Military Bands to Play at Disneyland in celebration of Independence Day

military band disneyland

America is getting ready to celebrate her 246th birthday and as usual, Disney plans to celebrate in a big way!  After all, what’s more Americana than Disney, am I right? Disney is so ingrained in American culture that the two are practically inseparable.   This Independence Day weekend guests will be treated to special musical performances featuring two military bands: the ...

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The Carousel of Progress That Almost Was

Concept map of Disneyland with Edison Square

Most diehard Disney fans know that the Carousel of Progress was created for the 1964 World’s Fair, but did you know before that it was almost a very different attraction altogether? It’s true! While Carousel of Progress’ nostalgic journey through time was indeed Walt’s idea from beginning to end, he conceived the idea well before this beloved attraction’s grand debut. ...

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New Legacy Lightsabers Coming to Disney Parks

disney legacy lightsabers

“This is the weapon of a Jedi Knight. Not as clumsy or as random as a blaster, but an elegant weapon for a more civilized age.” -Obi-Wan Kenobi, Star Wars: A New Hope Ever since Star Wars debuted in 1977, fans the world over have had one wish: to own a lightsaber! Many toys have existed since but for the ...

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