Spring has come to Walt Disney World with the opening of the 22nd annual Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival! The Festival runs from March 4th to May 17, 2015. It is one of my favorite times in Epcot. The park never looks better than during the festival. It is amazing to see the park [...]
In a decision released February 19, 2015, a federal judge in New Jersey dismissed the lawsuit alleging that Disney’s Frozen violated the copyright in “Yearnings of the Heart,” a book the author, Amy Gonzalez (who wrote under the pen name of Isabella Tanikumi), described as being her “life story.” As previously noted, Disney moved to dismiss the [...]
This weekly blog features Disneyland news and updates from The DIS, the DIS Unplugged and sometimes even the DISboards, plus helpful links to find what you’re looking for around the DIS family of sites. Enjoy! This week…Frozen Fun begins its roll out in both Parks.
Disney’s animated hit, Frozen, is coming to the screen in a new way. As a part of this week’s Hour of Code initiative, fans can now control Elsa and Anna in a puzzle game that teaches the basics of computer programming. The effort is a part of the celebration of Computer Science Education Week which [...]
This weekly blog features Disneyland news and updates from The DIS, the DIS Unplugged and sometimes even the DISboards, plus helpful links to find what you’re looking for around the DIS family of sites. Enjoy! This week…the much rumored Frozen Fun is finally announced.
The holiday season is my favorite time of the year to visit Walt Disney World. There’s just so much to see and do! From the spectacular decorations and displays to the heart-warming entertainment, the Florida parks definitely know how to get you in the Christmas spirit. Here’s a breakdown of this year’s festivities.
On November 13, Disney California Adventure’s World of Color show transitioned to its holiday version, “Winter Dreams.” The Winter Dreams show debuted during the 2013 holiday season so this year is Disney’s second time around with it. The show has been changed significantly since last year and while it is hard to top the stunning [...]
Today marked the debut of a new Disney experience that fans can now find in their neighborhoods: the opening of the Frozen Ice Palace. Thanks to a partnership between Disney and Taubman Centers, the management company for several shopping outlets in the U.S. and Asia, the magical world of Elsa, Anna, and that lovable snowman [...]
It’s that time of year. That magical time when it is Halloween and the next day the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World is decked out for Christmas. The first Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is Nov. 7th, 2014 and is already sold out. Tonight was the first night of the new Cinderella Castle lighting [...]
One of the biggest news stories of the year at Walt Disney World has definitely been the closure of Maelstrom, the staple attraction of the Norway Pavilion in the World Showcase of Epcot. Fans are split on whether it’s a good or bad decision to close such a beloved, but outdated attraction in favor for [...]