We’ve heard and read some of the wild antics around visiting Disney theme parks; 4 parks in one day, 6 parks in one day (Disney World to Disneyland), etc, etc. Well, meet the newest accomplishment – opening two Disney parks in one morning.
Author Archive: Aaron DelPrince
Originally from Northeast Ohio and currently living in Central Indiana, Aaron DelPrince (ADP) is a 20 year theme park veteran who often visits the Central Florida attractions with his beautiful wife and daughter Kim & Anna. From dining, attractions, special events, and even runDisney races Aaron covers all aspects of the theme park and resort experience. In his free time Aaron enjoys working out and spending time with his family. You can follow along by friending Aaron on Facebook or reading more articles on our blog. I hope to see you in the parks!
No matter the length of your Disney vacation there will be moments throughout where your emotions will swing. There will be euphoric high moments and moments when you wish you could have a “do over” or moments you would just soon forget or leave behind. In most cases our Disney vacations are like sound waves with occasional ups [...]
Nature’s clockwork is right on schedule. The summer months are upon us and that means it’s almost surface of the sun hot at the Orlando theme parks. Notice I said “almost”. After all we are more than 92 million miles from the sun. But, it doesn’t seem like it during the summer months in Orlando. [...]
Universal Orlando has finally “spilled the beans” on a couple of projects they’ve been working on for some time. With constructions walls and building shells rising all around property we now “officially” know what’s in store for guests in the near future. Continue reading as we update you on what’s transpiring around the theme park [...]
We’ve often heard the phrase ‘size matters’. Americans have always thought that bigger is better. In most cases that is true, but not always. There can be disadvantages to size. One clear disadvantage is the buzz created by a major announcement. Depending on the size of the theme park resort major announcements like new attractions [...]
The time-honored question of Disney’s Animal Kingdom; is it a half-day park or isn’t it? I know I’ve been caught leaning both ways when considering if it was a half day park or a full day park. Like Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde I’ve been going back and forth trying to decide. Continue reading and [...]
At the beginning of 2011 the DIS began a mission to support Give Kids the World with our Power of 10 initiative. The goal was to raise $1 million dollars by spreading the word about this fantastic charity. Although goals are important, you’d have to agree that going above and beyond for this tremendous organization [...]
runDisney is at it again. For those runners who often thought Marathon Weekend’s Goofy and a Half Challenge was crazy (running the half marathon on Saturday and full marathon on Sunday) we’ve now hit insanity. This is because runDisney recently announced the Dopey Challenge for the 2014 Marathon Weekend in January. Continue reading to find [...]
Now that we’ve heard the latest news coming from the Disney Parks execs about the future of Downtown Disney and had a few weeks to mull the announcement, let’s step back and look what the future might hold. Although the details announced were limited, we do have a general idea of what it will look like [...]
The crowds at the Wizarding of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando haven’t let up too much over the past 3 years. As you walk through Hogsmeade Village, bumping into people has become common-place. During a recent visit I found myself looking for a little space to get away from the crowds inside the land. This [...]