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Amanda Kondolojy


Central FL


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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:

Yehaa Bob and Disney's Polynesian Village Resort Performers Pulled as Part of Mass Layoffs

Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Walt Disney World has lost some great performers

Disney Announces 28,000 Cast Member Layoffs, Blames California Government

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Disney has announced a massive 28,000 Cast Member layoff across both Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort that will be going into effect this week.

Walt Disney World Annual Passes Can Now Be Purchased by Select Guests

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
Though packages and theme park tickets can be purchased by anyone wanting to visit Walt Disney World, because of the uncertainty of reopening and Parks Pass limits, annual passes have not been avai

D23 Expo 2021 Delayed a Year due to COVID-19 Concerns

Tuesday, September 29, 2020
One of the most exciting conventions for theme park fans is the D23 Expo, which often has several theme parks panels that allow attendees to peek behind the curtain and see what is in development f

The 8 BIG Updates From Walt Disney World (and Beyond) This Week (September 21-27, 2020)

Sunday, September 27, 2020
Here's everything you missed this week!

Grand Floridian Society Orchestra Pulled From Walt Disney World After 32 Years

Saturday, September 26, 2020
One of the most iconic parts of a visit to the Grand Floridian Resort and Spa at Walt Disney World is listening to the sweet sounds of the Grand Floridian Society Orchestra, which has been a part o

The 26 Major Theme Park Projects Now Officially Cancelled, Delayed or Slimmed Down (September 26, 2020)

Saturday, September 26, 2020
Here's the latest on all the theme park projects that have been impacted by COVID-19

Universal Confirms and Then Deletes Details About "Velocicoaster" Coming in 2021

Saturday, September 26, 2020
Are you excited for this new attraction?

Florida Removes Theme Park Restrictions as Part of Phase 3 Opening

Friday, September 25, 2020
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced today that the state would move to Phase 3 of reopening, which removes restrictions on bars, dining, and indoor entertainment, as well as getting rid of all

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