| Apr 10, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Disney's It's a Small World ride is turning 50, and it received a global birthday party on Thursday.
A segment on "Good Morning America," broadcast on Disney-owned ABC, showed groups from Disney theme parks and other locations singing the well-worn...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 10:11 AM
Oh, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Florida resorts -- what with decorations including twinkling lights, towering trees, gingerbread houses, garlands and poinsettias, as well as holiday themed entertainment including an icy attraction,...
| Oct 11, 2013
| 6:21 AM
"Escape From Tomorrow" is a film shot at Disney World, without Disney's cooperation or permission.
But it doesn't look like it. The 90-minute film, which debuts in theaters today, used dozens of locales at Magic Kingdom, Epcot and elsewhere on Disney...
| Sep 4, 2013
| 1:02 PM
We're heading into dueling Christian-music festival weekend, with activities at two Orlando theme parks. Universal Studios presents Rock the Universe, and Magic Kingdom hosts Night of Joy on Friday and Saturday evenings.
These after-hours events require...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:24 AM
How much you enjoy Disney World's "Glow With the Show" presentations may depend on where you're located and who is standing in front of you.
"Glow" events feature new mouse-ear hats that are designed to illuminate in several colors and lighting...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 7:52 AM
Princess Fairytale Hall, a meet and greet area for royal Disney characters, will open at Magic Kingdom on Sept. 18, Disney World said Friday.
The area is part of the theme park's New Fantasyland expansion and is located in the shadow of Cinderella...
| Feb 14, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Runners from around the world will be migrating to Central Florida and donning tiaras this week for the 2014 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World.
The runDisney series event begins Thursday with the Disney Fit for a Princess Expo...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Aquatica's teasing announcement on Friday that it would add an attraction that's more than 100 feet tall, got us thinking: "For comparison's sake, what other attractions are around that height?"
It seems certain that the unnamed attraction, set to...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Disney World has confirmed that it's making changes to Magic Kingdom's "hub," the crowded area where Main Street meets the base of Cinderella Castle.
Among the alterations: sculpted gardens, new pathways, more restaurant seating and a special viewing...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:04 PM
The summer heat and summer crowds can be a big deterrent to taking on Orlando's theme parks, but there's quite a show to be had when the sun goes down.
Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando and SeaWorld Orlando all have extended summer hours allowing...
| Apr 12, 2013
| 8:17 AM
Kennedy Space Center Vistor Complex guests can now see parts of the entrance to the upcoming Space Shuttle Atlantis attraction peeking over construction walls. Work continues inside and out on the $100 million structure, set for its grand opening on...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:01 PM
It's probably fair to say that most everyone who visits Walt Disney World has a story about their experience that they would like to share. It might be a simple tweet, a Facebook update or even a Google+ post with a photo.
But what if you’re...