Walt Disney World Mobile App Receives Exciting New Update

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When it comes to Walt Disney World Resort, everything is fast-paced, continuously changing, an all parts are moving at all times. That’s why the My Disney Experience app (the official Walt Disney World app) is more important than ever.

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Anyone who’s recently planned a Disney vacation knows that the My Disney Experience app isn’t optional, it’s a necessity. The app gives users access to the Disney Park of their choice once tickets have been bought, keeps track of all plans made, and so much more!

It’s also the way to make a reservation, link a Magic Band, to do basically anything related to Walt Disney World, including finding your way around.

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Located on the app is a map of each Disney Park. At any given time, app users can pull up a map of Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, and EPCOT, showing all wait times and ride statuses.

Recently, Guests checking out the Magic Kingdom map on the My Disney Experience app noticed something different: a new attraction title!

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In this Tweet by theme park reporter Scott Gustin, we can see the before and after images of the Magic Kingdom map on the Walt Disney World app.

Tiana’s Bayou Adventure is currently being built by Walt Disney Imagineering, slowly replacing Frontierland’s Splash Mountain attraction.


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The new log flume ride is scheduled to open in 2024. Although we don’t have an exact date yet, this exciting new update just proves that we’re closer and closer to the new attraction’s opening date. We’re “Almost There!”

About Isabella Reimer

Isabella Reimer grew up visiting Walt Disney World and relocated to Central Florida to be even closer to The Most Magical Place on Earth. She earned her Bachelor’s from Florida State University, where she studied Creative Writing and Women’s Studies. Her biggest hobby is bonding with the ikran at Avatar Flight of Passage, and her retirement plan includes becoming the 1,000 Happy Haunt of the Haunted Mansion.