Fireworks Testing at Magic Kingdom Shows ‘Happily Ever After” Could be BIG
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Fireworks Testing at Magic Kingdom Shows ‘Happily Ever After” Could be BIG

  We’re less than 10 days out from the final showing of beloved Magic Kingdom fireworks show “Wishes” and the Disney debut of the park’s newest show “Happily Ever After.”  It’s been 14 years since the nightly show at Walt Disney World’s signature park got an overhaul and Disney isn’t just replacing one fireworks show … Continue reading »

Minnie’s New Face Greets Guests at Disneyland
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Minnie’s New Face Greets Guests at Disneyland

As Halloween Time kicks off at Disneyland, the event has seen the debut of Minnie’s updated face at her meet and greet. Minnie Mouse is meeting in her witch outfit in town square. #disneyland pic.twitter.com/SeiEA4tKIN — TouringPlans (@TouringPlans) September 9, 2016 But as of Thursday night’s Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom … Continue reading »

Disney Had Done Well With Princess Redesigns… Until Jasmine
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Disney Had Done Well With Princess Redesigns… Until Jasmine

Disney princesses are classics. No matter whether she was created in the 1950s or just a few years ago, generations upon generations of little girls grow up loving to transform themselves into their favorite princesses. That’s why it’s so special when kids (and royalty-loving adults) get to meet their favorite princesses in the parks. And … Continue reading »

A Goodbye Love Letter to ‘World of Color: Celebrate’ and ‘Disneyland Forever’
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A Goodbye Love Letter to ‘World of Color: Celebrate’ and ‘Disneyland Forever’

Dear Disneyland, You will soon say goodbye to your 60th anniversary Diamond Celebration and with it, “World of Color: Celebrate” and “Disneyland Forever” will close. These shows (along with “Paint the Night”) were love at first sight for me. I managed to avoid any and all spoilers before visiting Disneyland and Disney California Adventure in … Continue reading »

What Could Have Been? Tony Baxter’s ‘Mary Poppins’ Attraction.
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What Could Have Been? Tony Baxter’s ‘Mary Poppins’ Attraction.

On this day 52 years ago, “Mary Poppins” flew down from the sky and into our hearts. It easily became the most Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious film in Walt Disney’s collection. And it would seem to be a film that is ready-made for a theme-park attraction. Unfortunately, the closest we’ve ever gotten to a “Mary Poppins” anything (beyond character … Continue reading »

Frozen Ever After: The Good, the Bad and the Snowgies
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Frozen Ever After: The Good, the Bad and the Snowgies

A long time ago in a kingdom vaguely Norway-ish, lived a queen with magical icy powers, her younger sister, a lovable ice harvester, his reindeer and the most-friendly snowman you’ve ever seen. “Frozen,” the box-office and merchandise-busting phenomenon has popped up at Disney parks in the form of meet and greets, stage shows, fireworks and even … Continue reading »