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Progress Continues On Tiana's Bayou Adventure At The Magic Kingdom (April), Coming Summer 2024!

Progress continues on Tiana's Bayou Adventure at the Magic Kingdom as we head closer to its official opening this summer...

Disney Confirms Permit Filing for Massive Magic Kingdom Project

Disney has confirmed that permits are ready to be filed for its ambitious new "Beyond Big Thunder" project, which will be the biggest expansion in the Magic Kingdom's history...

11 Refurbishments And Closures Happening Now At Walt Disney World (April 2024)

Check out the latest list of refurbishments and closures happening at Walt Disney World in April and beyond...

Majority Of Universal Fans Want Pokémon To Replace The Simpsons At Universal Theme Parks, Do You Agree?

With the recent news that we are likely going to see The Simpsons soon being evicted from Universal theme parks, there seems to be one obvious replacement but do you agree?

Disney Shares New Details About Country Bears Attraction Opening This Year At Magic Kingdom!

A new version of the Country Bears show featuring Disney songs reimagined as country hits is coming this year to the Magic Kingdom! Here are the new details Disney has recently shared...

Steamboat Willie Mickey Mouse Is Now In Public Domain, What Does It Mean?

With the Steamboat Willie Mickey Mouse now in the public domain, we take a look at what this means...

Iger Declares He Will DEFINITELY Retire As Walt Disney Company CEO At The End Of His Contract In 2026

Iger confirms he will not be extending his current contract as Walt Disney Company CEO when it ends in 2026...

The Hatbox Ghost Makes His Debut At The Haunted Mansion At Disney's Magic Kingdom!

The time has come, the Hatbox Ghost has made his debut at The Haunted Mansion at Disney's Magic Kingdom...

Parking Trams Have Finally Returned To EPCOT And Disney's Hollywood Studios!

It has been a very long time in coming but parking trams have now returned to EPCOT and Disney's Hollywood Studios!

New Genie+ App Update Proving Very Helpful For Walt Disney World And Disneyland Guests

Disney is always looking to improve the guest experience when using the Genie+ app, this new addition is definitely a helpful one!

5 Character Changes At Walt Disney World You Need To Know About (August 2023)

A new character is confirmed to be coming to Walt Disney World later this year plus some long-lost-friends head to the Magic Kingdom!

Wild MOOSE Coaster Just Announced By Rocky Mountain Construction Will Transform The Classic Wild Mouse Coaster!

This new offering from Rocky Mountain Construction (RMC) is set to reinvent the classic Wild Mouse coaster, where will it debut?

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