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VelociCoaster begins Technical Rehearsal Soft Opening

Universal is now letting regular day guests in on the preview fun, and has now begun technical rehearsals (or "soft openings") at the park. 

Disney Announces Limited Time "After Hours Boo Bash" Replacing Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

2021 will see a return of after hours events at Walt Disney World starting this Halloween season, but it looks like those hoping for Disney to bring back Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will have to keep waiting.

Universal Orlando Resort Removes Temperature Checks, Reduces Physical Distancing, and Brings Back Single Rider

As of this morning there have been several changes at Universal Orlando Resort, which is rolling back several of the COVID-19 safety policies that were enacted last summer.

Temperature Checks No Longer Required at Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World Resort has announced that it will be phasing out the use of temperature checks at all of its theme parks as well as Disney Springs

3 Fan Favorite Restaurants Reopening Soon at Walt Disney World

adding some exciting dining options to the mix with the return of several fan-favorite restaurants

Big Debate - Should Disney Remove Mandatory Mask Wearing Outside This Summer at Walt Disney World?

Let us know what you think about this week's Big Debate by voting and commenting below...

Disney Announces Disney College Program To Return In June

Disney has announced that the Disney College Program will return in June 2021...

5 Walt Disney World Reopenings Coming This Summer

this summer will bring several high-profile reopenings to the resort, including a fan favorite show at Disney's Animal Kingdom!

Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser Officially Set to Open in 2022

Though it was initially slated to open later this year, the grand opening of the Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser hotel "experience" has been officially delayed to 2022.

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