Walt Disney World News

02/22/2018 02:01 PM
Disney’s Animal Kingdom Honors Two Decades of Wild Encounters With 20th Anniversary Celebration
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (February 22, 2018)  – Disney’s Animal Kingdom will mark its 20th anniversary on Earth Day, April 22, with more wild adventures than ever before – kicking off spring and setting the stage for an incredible summer filled with all-new events and experiences at  the Walt Disney World Resort. Commemorating the milestone […]

02/22/2018 12:01 AM
Introducing Augustus – Baby Hippo Born at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is a Boy!
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (February 21, 2018) –  Disney’s Animal Kingdom revealed news about a baby Nile hippopotamus born at the park on January 13. As part of a magical moment on the theme park’s Kilimanjaro Safaris attraction, roughly a dozen Guests were the first to learn that the hippo calf is a boy, and his […]

02/20/2018 04:10 PM
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (February 15, 2018) – Tickets are now on sale for the May 27 return of Star Wars: Galactic Nights at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The one-night event celebrates the entire Star Wars saga with exclusive, out-of-this-world entertainment, encounters with Star Wars characters, a panel discussion with creators of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge […]

02/16/2018 07:04 PM
Toy Story Land To Open At Walt Disney World Resort On June 30
A big new way to play is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios this summer LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Feb.16, 2018) – It’s a joy-filled, toy-filled world as only Disney can create, and it opens June 30, 2018. The all-new Toy Story Land at Walt Disney World Resort is inspired by Disney•Pixar’s Toy Story films. Guests […]

02/13/2018 09:28 PM
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING ABOUT: The 2nd Epcot International Festival of the Arts
On Jan. 12, the 2nd Epcot International Festival of the Arts opened to guests with daily celebrations of art in many forms including visual, culinary and the performance arts. Guests can have their art and eat it, too, at 13 Food Studios surrounding the World Showcase Lagoon. They can view art by the masters and […]

02/12/2018 03:22 AM
Walt Disney World Resort Brings Celebrated Stories to Life: New Details Revealed at D23 Expo Japan
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Feb. 11, 2018) – During D23 Expo Japan 2018, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek revealed new details about major expansion in progress across Walt Disney World Resort leading up to the 50th Anniversary. Let’s take a look at what’s in store for guests: Toy Story Land The fun […]

02/08/2018 06:45 PM
Steve Harvey Is Taking His Daytime Talk Show “STEVE” To Walt Disney World For A Week Of Magical Shows
LOS ANGELES, CA (Feb. 7, 2018) – On the heels of the show’s second season pick up, Steve Harvey’s daytime series “STEVE” is traveling to Walt Disney World Resort for an all-new week of exciting shows set to air March 19 – 23. The week will feature celebrity families and couples including The Bella Twins, […]

02/06/2018 01:36 AM
Super Bowl Hero Nick Foles of the Philadelphia Eagles Makes Good on His “Going to Disney World” Promise; Magic Kingdom Parade Monday Celebrated Foles and the First-Time Champion Eagles
Broadcast-quality video and photos from the Disney parade, plus the Disney commercial, are available now via the FTP link below LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Feb. 5, 2018) – It was a fairytale scene Monday, complete with its own castle, as Super Bowl hero Nick Foles of the Philadelphia Eagles starred in a milestone moment – […]

02/05/2018 05:06 AM
You Can Fly! Philadelphia Eagles Super Bowl Hero Nick Foles “Going to Disney World’’ Following His Team’s Upset Victory To Capture The NFL Championship
Broadcast-quality video of the “I’m going to Disney World!” commercial will be available at 12:30 a.m. EST via the FTP link below LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Feb. 4, 2018) – In the frenzy of the on-field merriment after helping lead his Philadelphia Eagles to a 41-33 upset win over New England in Super Bowl LII […]

02/02/2018 03:18 PM
Hold On Tight For An Incredible Summer At Walt Disney World in 2018
(LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla., Feb. 2, 2018) –Starting Memorial Day Weekend, May 25-27, Walt Disney World Resort will launch an incredible summer for 2018 with guests being immersed in their favorite Disney films, entering the worlds of their beloved characters and experiencing exciting new attractions and entertainment. Here are some of the highlights: All four […]