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Disney's Magic Kingdom News

Want to keep up with the latest Disney's Magic Kingdom news, including new attraction announcements, details of special events and updates on temporary ride closures? You've come to the right place!

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Talking Mickey Mouse character
Saturday, November 05, 2011 10:38

In this week's poll, we ask whether Disney's talking Mickey Mouse character should become a permanent fixture at its parks.

Sleeping Beauty Winter Castle
Friday, November 04, 2011 08:26

The Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World are both well into preparations for their respective Christmas events, with some holiday festivities already underway.

Talking Mickey
Tuesday, November 01, 2011 08:41

The talking Mickey Mouse character that was seen in testing at Disneyland last year has made his first appearance at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom.

Magic Kingdom castle image
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 08:51

Walt Disney World is to begin charging guests that make restaurant reservations and fail to show up, in a move designed to reduce congestion at its dining locations.

Astro Orbiter image
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 08:34

The Astro Orbiter ride at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom reopened on Monday, October 10, one day after a small fire forced its temporary closure.

Astro Orbiter image
Monday, October 10, 2011 08:48

A small fire broke out on the Astro Orbiter attraction at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom on October 9, 2011, forcing the temporary closure of the ride.

Franklin at Alton Towers
Friday, October 07, 2011 19:06

In this week's poll, we ask which of the many theme park Halloween events around the world should be held up as number one.

Storybook Circus concept art
Friday, October 07, 2011 08:30

Walt Disney World has confirmed that Big Thunder Mountain Railroad and Dumbo the Flying Elephant are both set to undergo refurbishment work at the Magic Kingdom.

Fantasyland expansion concept art
Wednesday, October 05, 2011 08:42

Walt Disney World has released a new video that shows off progress on the construction of the Magic Kingdom's Fantasyland expansion.

Magic Kingdom castle image
Monday, October 03, 2011 08:58

The Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World celebrated its 40th anniversary on October 1, 2011, with a special parade and a spectacular fireworks display.

Magic Kingdom castle image
Saturday, October 01, 2011 10:11

As Walt Disney World celebrates its 40th birthday, in this week's poll we ask if the Magic Kingdom is still the best park at the resort.

Magic Kingdom castle image
Wednesday, September 28, 2011 08:34

Further details have been revealed of the 40th anniversary celebrations at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom, with a special parade set to be a major element.


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