Hosts Banks Lee and Elisa Goldman bring you this week’s theme park and attraction news. On this week’s episode:
Get ready to geek out with thousands of fellow pop culture fans when GeekyCon returns to Orlando on July 29-31, 2016, at the Orange County Convention Center. Now in its eighth year, GeekyCon is one of the largest and most recognized fan conventions in the country. The event gives attendees the opportunity to bond over […]
One of Central Florida’s most popular shopping destinations is about to get an extreme makeover, as Simon has announced that The Florida Mall will begin a significant interior and exterior renovation starting this May, just in time to celebrate the mall’s 30th anniversary this year.
Mikey, Lauren, and Harry head over to the Magic Kingdom for Harry’s first ride on Splash Mountain, enjoy other sights and sounds from the park, and a major announcement.
Once upon a time, the cinematic fairy tale components were pretty simple: a damsel in distress, villain, hero and usually some animal friends for good measure. These days the dark fantasy adventure genre includes complex characters, shifting alliances and open-ended storylines. “The Huntsman: Winter’s War” delivers an on all counts.
Tim Burton’s take on “Alice in Wonderland” was a worldwide hit back in 2010, and this spring Disney park guests can get a sneak peek at the upcoming sequel with an “Alice Through the Looking Glass” preview at Disney California Adventure and Disney’s Hollywood Studios staring May 6.
Disney Channel fans will be able to welcome the first Disney Princess inspired by Latin culture when she debuts at Walt Disney World and Disneyland later this year. Princess Elena of Avalor will be appearing at Walt Disney World Resort this summer and at Disneyland Resort in the fall, following her television debut in a […]
We’ve just told you all about the new nighttime entertainment coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom this Memorial Day, but Walt Disney World guests will find new experiences debuting across all of the resort’s theme parks during this summer.
The new Rivers of Light show might not be ready quite yet, but that isn’t stopping Walt Disney World from showing off the new Animal Kingdom nighttime entertainment offering that will roll out on Memorial Day, when Disney’s Animal Kingdom will start staying open after dark on a daily basis.
By Gavin Hatch This week we go to SeaWorld Orlando to see Mako progress, the new manatees, and changes at Empire of the Penguin.
Once again, fans of theme parks and contemporary Christian music will have to make the hardest choice, as both Universal Orlando’s Rock the Universe and Walt Disney World’s Night of Joy concerts will be held on September 9th and 10th, 2016.
Just yesterday we told you about Motiongate Dubai, and today, Miral and Warner Bros. officially announced that a Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi themed destination is set to open in 2018 on Yas Island in the United Arab Emirates. The development will include the only Warner Bros. branded hotel alongside an indoor theme park.
Orlando theme park fans may know IAAPA (International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions) for the organization’s enormous trade show at the Orange County Convention Center every November. But IAAPA is active all year round, and recently they released an extensive report detailing all the upcoming themed attractions scheduled to debut in North America, Europe, […]
Wounded warriors from around the world will gather at Walt Disney World’s ESPN Wide World of Sports to compete in the 2016 Invictus Games Orlando, whose opening ceremony is set for May 8.
Orlando is home to two major movie-based theme parks, but soon the United Arab Emirates will open another Hollywood-inspired attraction, and you can go behind the scenes of Motiongate Dubai with a behind the scenes video.
Fulton’s Crab House at Disney Springs now closed for refurbishment through Fall 2016 to become Paddlefish
Seafood lovers visiting Disney Springs will have to find someplace new to get shellfish over the summer, because Fulton’s Crab House is now closed until late Fall 2016 for a major refurbishment, after which it will sport the new name Paddlefish.
This week, the Daycation Kingdom family travels to “I-Drive 360” for their FIRST EVER visit!
They’ve been around since 1967 and have had over one hundred members come and go over the years, but Blood, Sweat & Tears continues to rock and recently are performing at Epcot for the first time with their new lead singer, Bo Bice.
By Patrick Santos and Gavin Hatch This week we take you off the coast of Costa Rica to explore Jurassic Park.
Another construction milestone happened this week as Mako made its debut run along its 4,760-foot steal track at SeaWorld Orlando.
Goodbye Wet ’n Wild: This is the last year for Wet ’n Wild Orlando. We chronicle its history.
Q&A: Dolphin Trainer: A SeaWorld animal trainer talks about her life with animals.
Skipper Ben's Top 10: Places to Live It Up: There are a lot of ways to spend a lot of money at the theme parks. Here are the most fun.
New Acts at Cirque Du Solell: See what’s new at Disney Springs’ La Nouba.
Skipper Canteen Review, Omni Orlando Resort, news, rumors and much more!
- Updated Toy Story Land concept art unveiled at Disney’s Hollywood Studios posted on April 4, 2016
- Review of Disney’s After Hours at Magic Kingdom event posted on April 15, 2016
- Star Wars land construction begins at Disneyland and Hollywood Studios posted on April 14, 2016
- New FastPass+ options coming to My Disney Experience posted on April 9, 2016
- Animal Kingdom nighttime entertainment begins Memorial Day posted on April 20, 2016
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