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Amanda Kondolojy


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Managing editor of Theme Park Tourist and dark ride enthusiast. Amanda is a lifelong theme parks fan who lives just outside Orlando. When she’s not booking FastPass+ reservations, standing in a queue or eating the latest specialty cupcake, you can find her watching a Marvel movie, reading a book (probably by Neil Gaiman) or singing along to showtunes in her car.  Contact: [email protected]

Articles by Amanda Kondolojy:

New Poster Hints at Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser Character Experiences

Saturday, July 24, 2021
Disney has released a new poster that features new hints about what's to come for guests who visit this new location, set inside the Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge universe. 

Disney Sets August Entertainment Reopening Dates for Monsters Inc Laugh Floor, The Wonderful World of Animation, and More

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Disney has finally announced some reopening dates for some of its most-beloved shows

Happily Ever After Ending Permanently in September

Wednesday, July 21, 2021
Disney has confirmed that the Magic Kingdom's current nighttime spectacular, Happily Ever After, which replaced Wishes back in 2017, will have its final performance on September 29, 2021

Disney After Hours Boo Bash Completely Sold Out for October Dates

Monday, July 19, 2021
Even though Disney has increased capacity for this limited time event, it now looks like all dates in October for the Disney After Hours Boo Bash are currently sold out.

Hall of Presidents to Reopen With President Joe Biden Animatronic Next Month

Monday, July 19, 2021
Disney has confirmed that this classic Liberty Square attraction will reopen next month in advance of the resort's 50th anniversary. 

Iconic Partners Statue Getting a Refresh Ahead of Walt Disney World's 50th Anniversary

Monday, July 19, 2021
Walt Disney World's milestone 50th anniversary is only a few months away now, and ahead of the resort's many planned celebrations, it looks like the iconic Partners statue in the center of the Magic Kingdom will be getting a quick refurbishment

Mandatory Indoor Masks Could be Returning to Universal Orlando Resort and SeaWorld Orlando

Monday, July 19, 2021
Because of a COVID-19 increase Orange County mayor Jerry Demmings is asking individuals to wear masks once again indoors and in crowded spaces

The 8 BIG Updates From Walt Disney World (and Beyond) This Week (July 12-18, 2021)

Sunday, July 18, 2021
Here's everything you missed this week!

Mandatory Masks for All Guests Returning to Universal Studios Hollywood This Weekend

Friday, July 16, 2021
Masks will once again be required for all guests (regardless of vaccination status) in indoor areas of Universal Studios Hollywood as of this weekend.

Walt Disney World Gets Ready to Bring Back Transportation Options

Thursday, July 15, 2021
The Epcot Monorail (and maybe parking trams!) are coming back to Walt Disney World

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