April Fool's Day began with a joke : getting up early on your 'vacation'. BUT it was our first full day in the parks and I did my best to convince Brandon that it would be worth it to get to Disney's Hollywood Studios for rope drop... ...well, we got there as early as we … Continue reading Flower & Garden Un-Birthday : Part II
I'll need everyone to calm down. Splash Mountain will be getting a refurb this year. Not big news, it goes down for a lengthy refurb every winter. Well, I'm sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but it will be going down earlier than usual. The current refurb dates are scheduled between August 28th through … Continue reading Splash Mountain Refurb Announcement
Hello my beautiful and lovely fictitious friends! Two short weeks ago, Brandon and I were preparing for a very long car ride to Walt Disney World where we spent a lovely, warm, short weekend as an early birthday celebration! Some background details : We arrived Friday March 31st and departed Monday April 3rd and we stayed … Continue reading Flower & Garden Un-Birthday Weekend! Part I
Holy wow! This is big news. There's been rumors floating around for a while that Disney was working on a new design for the MagicBands to make them more versatile and that the shape would be "disc-like". Magicbandcollectors.com revealed in a post, photos of the new MagicBands that are being coined MagicBand 2. The second … Continue reading New MagicBand Design Revealed!
Very quickly : There's a false rumor floating around that Rivers of Light will not debut until May 1st. We need this rumor to burn and die very very quickly. Rivers of Light has been in testing and dress rehearsal mode for weeks now and there is talk of a preview for the D23 Event … Continue reading We Need To Talk!
I've been working like a dog lately! I spent a week on Long Island so I temporarily avoided all Disney related material so I could be as present as I possibly could, as I usually don't have that much time to spend with my family besides a short weekend here or there. I have a … Continue reading Quick Update!
Goodnight, farewell, au revoir MSEP. Although, didn't we go through this before with you? Approximately 20 years ago? Whatever. After much speculation that MSEP would be departing Disney World's Magic Kingdom after a long...long..long...long run, it was finally announced on the Disney Parks Blog that the parade will run for the last time in Magic … Continue reading Later, Main Street Electrical Parade
Another ride is on the chopping block according to more sources! Stitch's Great Escape, a wildly unpopular ride, is on its way out. What may replace it is still being withheld but had users speculating that it could either be "Wreck It Ralph" or "The Incredibles". I believe either would fit into the Tomorrowland theme rather … Continue reading Stitch’s Great DEPARTURE
Another classic Disney Parks ride is on its way out! According to sources, The Great Movie Ride will be closed and remodeled into a new attraction as Disney's contract with TCM will expire in 2018. The sources say that it is Disney's decision to not seek renewal. If thought about more in depth, this should … Continue reading Here’s Lookin’ At You Kid
Since my last post, when I wrote about always wanting to see Disney in December, I began thinking about all of the other Disney experiences I've been dying to see and do! Here's my Disney Experience Bucket List : Extended stay at the Polynesian - This may be silly to many, but I've been dying to stay at … Continue reading Disney Bucket List