Author Archives: Krysten Swensen

New EPCOT Restaurant Is Finally Taking Reservations!

Creperie de Paris

October 1 was a big day at Walt Disney World Resort, with the kickoff of its 50th-anniversary celebration. All the Parks celebrated the magic of 50 years of Walt Disney World, but one theme park may have had more action happening that day than the others, and it is not the Park you think. Yes, Magic Kingdom, the heart of ...

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DISNEY ON BROADWAY Returning to Festival of the Arts! Check Out the Lineup

Disney On Broadway EPCOT

This January, International Festival of the Arts will be returning to EPCOT. There will be galleries full of artwork by incredible artists, food booths where Guests can taste some delicious and creative offerings, and fun, captivating performances everywhere you turn. International Festival of the Arts will feature more than just classic artwork like paintings — there will be chalk art, ...

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After Fans Speak Out, Disney Park Brings Back Mickey Waffles

Disneyland Paris Mickey Waffles

There are some foods that just seem to be symbolic to certain places — hot dogs at baseball stadiums, popcorn at movie theaters, and dole whips and Mickey waffles at Disney Parks and Resorts. Mickey waffles aren’t just your ordinary waffles, they are crunchy and soft and chewy, and since they are Mickey-shaped, calorie-free (or so we tell ourselves as ...

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Disney Downplaying “it’s a small world” Damage, Ride Could Be Closed For Months Due to Flooding

it's a small world Disneyland

Every year at Christmastime, Disneyland’s classic attraction “it’s a small world” undergoes a festive overlay and becomes “it’s a small world” Holiday. The fun animatronics sing a combination of the classic song “it’s a small world” and well-known Christmas carols. The lights and the decorations and the fun songs make it one of the most popular attractions during the holiday ...

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Disney World Halts Sales of All But ONE Annual Pass

Disney World Annual Pass

When Walt Disney World reopened in the summer of 2021 after a months-long pandemic closure, a number of changes were implemented — Guests were required to make reservations to visit the Parks, Park Hopping was suspended (but has now returned), and so was the sale of Annual Passes. Guests who had Annual Passes before the theme parks shut down were ...

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Magic Kingdom Will Close VERY Early in Late January

When you are visiting the Walt Disney World Resort, an essential part of planning the perfect vacation will be knowing what the Park hours are for Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, and EPCOT — and even the water parks if you plan on visiting those. Disney World typically releases its Park hours about six months in advance, so Guests ...

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