| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:32 AM
"Planes," Disney's newest animated film, debuts Friday. It features an acrophobic cropduster named Dusty Crophopper, voiced by Dane Cook. Dusty dreams of becoming a high-flying racer.
Disney World has always been home to sky-high aspirations, so, in...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 10:54 AM
Summertime is busy for Orlando's theme parks, although most new attractions are open and operating before the surge of out-of-towners comes in. This year, new rides and shows continue to trickle in as the temperatures rise. Here's an overview of what...
| 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...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 10:45 AM
Walt Disney World will use its Limited Time Magic promotion to expand its celebration of Independence Day to a full seven days beginning July 1.
Fireworks will soar above Magic Kingdom each of those nights in a presentation called "Disney's Celebrate...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 2:52 PM
An Orlando mobile app maker has created a unique photo- and video-sharing app that not only promises to streamline multimedia sharing but also could be beneficial for groups visiting Orlando’s theme parks.
The iOS app SnapShots allows multiple...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 4:47 PM
Music and romance are centerpieces of activities this week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions. Here's a roundup: + Universal's Mardi Gras is a doubleheader this weekend with the Steve Miller Band on Saturday and the group Boys Like Girls on Sunday....
| Feb 11, 2013
| 7:49 AM
Music and romance are centerpieces of activities this week at Orlando's theme parks and attractions. Here's a roundup:
+ Universal's Mardi Gras is a doubleheader this weekend with the Steve Miller Band on Saturday and the group Boys Like Girls on Sunday....
| 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...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 5:37 AM
Downtown Disney could be on a roll again. Splitsville Luxury Lanes brings a spark of activity that's both retro and modern to the West End of the shopping and entertainment complex. The bowling alley/eatery stays lively through the day and into the...
| May 14, 2013
| 1:47 PM
Designer David Bromstad gives the green light — or at least a flashing yellow light — for using color in home decor. But proceed with caution: Folks can brighten rooms without merely painting the walls, he says.
"I get my color through...
| May 2, 2013
| 6:21 AM
There are plenty of projects in the works at Walt Disney World, but here are progress reports on four incoming attractions. Disney gave updates on them last week during a preview for members of the media.
The middle of New Fantasyland...
| May 6, 2013
| 8:39 AM
Merida, the young heroine in the Disney-Pixar film "Brave," is joining the official ranks of Disney Princesses, and Walt Disney World is marking the occasion with a brief ceremony at Magic Kingdom on Saturday.
As one of the theme park's Limited Time...