4. Track installation is now complete for TRON Lightcycle / Run

Disney revealed this week that the final piece of the ride track for the upcoming TRON Lightcycle /Run attraction has been officially installed. You can check out the video above that showcases the Magic Kingdom Cast Members and Imagineers that were on hand for the occasion. In addition, it was announced that guests will be able to experience this attraction in 2021, just in time for the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World. 

5. Disney's Animal Kingdom gets extended hours this holiday season

Image: Disney

Disney's Animal Kingdom will be extending park hours in December and January to hopefully absorb some of the larger holiday crowds during the season. Here are the dates with extended hours: 


  • December 5, 23, 26-30 & :January 2-4, 2020 Park opening an hour earlier at 8:00 AM.


  • December 22-26: Park closing an hour later at 9:00 PM
  • December 27-28: Park closing an hour later at 10:00 PM
  • December 29-30: Park closing an hour later at 11:00 PM
  • January 1, 3, 2020: Park closing an hour later at 9:00 PM
  • January 2, 4, 2020: Park closing an hour later at 10:00 PM

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