After the city of Houston celebrates the Astros’ first-ever win at the World Series, the championship team will make their way to Walt Disney World Resort for a celebratory parade on Saturday, Nov. 4. [Read more…]
Want to go to the theme parks with us? Tune in live and interact during our weekly show, “Early Night Live”. [Read more…]
The 82nd Airborne Division of the U.S. Army is in Orlando to celebrate their Centennial year at a convention here in Orlando, and Walt Disney World is taking the opportunity to recognize their service with a special flag retreat in their honor. [Read more…]
Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom will be getting a new place for live entertainment when a venue inspired by Kansas City’s Willis Wood Theater opens off of Main Street USA. [Read more…]
Changes have been made to the way Magic Kingdom opens for the day to guests, including adding early access to Main Street USA, and a new welcome show. [Read more…]
By Patrick Santos and Gavin Hatch
In the last installment of Unlocking the Magic we go to Main Street U.S.A. to see all the shopping, food, and entertainment. [Read more…]
The Hub expansion seems to be moving at a rapid pace recently. Just this past week the two southern sections of the Hub opened for guests, also adding new FastPass+ viewing areas. [Read more…]
Walt Disney World has officially announced March 9, 2014 as the debut date for their all-new Disney Festival of Fantasy Parade at the Magic Kingdom.
On Jan. 4, 2014, guests and cast bid farewell to the Celebrate A Dream Come True Parade at Disney’s Magic Kingdom. The parade ended to make room for a new parade coming this spring. [Read more…]
It’s a holiday tradition that’s celebrating 30 years as Neil Patrick Harris and Nick Cannon will join Lara Spencer to host the Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade on ABC. [Read more…]
by Banks Lee
The first full weekend of December each year brings us the filming for the annual Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade on ABC. We were there for the second day, and have some photos and video to share.
The next Limited Time Magic offering will be a Spring Trolley Show on Main Street U.S.A at the Magic Kingdom. The new trolley show will start this Sunday, March 3, 2013 and run all the way through May 12, 2013. [Read more…]
The first two Starbucks locations in Walt Disney World’s theme parks will open next summer, one at Magic Kingdom and one at Epcot. These two locations will be the first at Disney World parks following the one at Disney California Adventure, which opened this summer. [Read more…]
We don’t know if he officially said the line, but President Obama is “going to Disney World”. He’ll be on Main Street U.S.A. this Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, to be exact. But unfortunately park guests won’t be able to see him without a ticket from the White House. (Except for his animatronic version in the Hall of Presidents attraction, pictured above.) [Read more…]
By Don Gworek
Main Street U.S.A. at Walt Disney World and in Disneyland Paris have a lot in common. For example, they both recently refurbished the facades of their Confectionery shops. Above is a photo from May 2010 in Disneyland Paris, and below is a photo from the Magic Kingdom in February 2011. [Read more…]
For the 2009 Christmas season, Disney has installed into the Magic Kingdom’s Emporium windows along Main Street U.S.A. the long out-of-view animated window displays based on the holiday favorite, “Mickey’s Christmas Carol.”
Six scenes tell the classic story of Mickey Mouse as Bob Cratchit and Scrooge McDuck as Ebenezer Scrooge. These scenes were originally on display at the old Disney Village, now Downtown Disney.
Fans of the animated short are sure to enjoy this video tour of the displays: