Author Archives: Krysten Swensen

Disney Extends Magic Kingdom Railroad Closure Into 2022

Disney World railroad

All the way back in 2018 — which seems like several lifetimes ago — the incredibly popular Walt Disney World Railroad at Magic Kingdom was closed as the Park prepped for the construction of the highly-anticipated new roller coaster, TRON Lightcycle/Run. The original plan was to have TRON up and running in time for Disney World’s 50th anniversary celebration, which ...

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Electrical Water Pageant Celebrates Its 50th Birthday!

Electric Water Pageant

On October 1, Walt Disney World kicked off its massive 50th anniversary celebration, which will run for 18 months, wrapping up in March 2023. The celebration will feature new entertainment experiences like Disney Enchantment fireworks at Magic Kingdom and Harmonious at EPCOT, new food offerings, and special merchandise to celebrate the momentous occasion. It often feels that changes are constantly ...

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Disney Sells Out of Popular Magic Key Option

In August, Disney announced that the popular Annual Pass Program would finally be returning to Disneyland Resort — only now it would be called the Magic Key Pass Program. Disney had ended the original Annual Pass Program in January 2021 while the Parks were closed due to the pandemic and promised a new, reimagined program. When it launched eight months ...

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Disneyland Trams Set to Make Their Return!

Disney Trams

If you have been to the Disneyland Resort recently, you will have noticed that, once you Park your car in either the Mickey & Friends or the Pixar parking structures and go through security, the tram loading areas are completely empty. Guests must walk from the parking structures to Downtown Disney, Disneyland Park, and Disney California Adventure — a distance ...

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