Walt Disney World News

12/04/2017 03:01 PM
Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Celebrates the Festive Season With 12 Days of Announcements
BURBANK, Calif. — (Dec. 4, 2017) There’s a special treat in store for Walt Disney Parks & Resorts fans this holiday season: a dozen announcements over 12 days about exciting new offerings coming to Walt Disney Parks & Resorts in 2018 and beyond. Starting Dec. 5 and continuing daily through Dec. 16, the Disney Parks […]

12/01/2017 09:58 PM
Academy Award-Winning Actress and ‘The View’ Co-Host Whoopi Goldberg Reveals Disney Holiday Secrets in Freeform’s ‘Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic,’ Premiering Dec. 18 at 8 p.m. EST
Special Appearances by ‘Descendants’ star Sofia Carson and ‘Dancing with the Stars’ winner Jordan Fisher Freeform, Disney’s young adult television and streaming network, announced today that Academy Award-winning actress and “The View” co-host Whoopi Goldberg will host its upcoming holiday special “Decorating Disney: Holiday Magic.” Premiering DEC. 18 at 8:00 p.m. EST, with special co-hosts Disney […]

12/01/2017 02:15 PM
Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Celebrates 25th Year Feb. 28-May 28, 2018
 Spring Bounty to Feature Blooms, Flavor-Rich Cuisine, Interactive Gardens, Concerts LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The 25th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will kick off spring at Walt Disney World Resort Feb. 28 and continue through May 28, 2018, with seasonal fun for all. What began in 1994 as a 38-day celebration of Disney-style […]

11/30/2017 05:10 PM
A Dozen “Must-Do’s” You Must Do This Holiday Season at Walt Disney World Resort
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The most wonderful time of the year is here, and it’s even more magical at Walt Disney World Resort! Delicious treats, joyous holiday spectaculars and all-around merriment bring the spirit of the season to life across all four theme parks, Disney resort hotels and Disney Springs. Here’s a list of […]

11/16/2017 06:41 PM
Disney Parks and Superstars to Light Up ABC’s Primetime Special ‘The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration’ Nov. 30
Merry holiday moments from Disney theme parks around the world and a star-studded cast of entertainers will launch a “25 Days of Christmas” countdown when “The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration” airs Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017, from 9:00–11:00 p.m. EST on The ABC Television Network. The magical two-hour event will be hosted by […]

11/15/2017 04:03 PM
Cast of Disney’s Hollywood Studios Autographs Structural Beam for New Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios
(LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.) Nov. 15, 2017 – They’ve lent their spirit. Now Disney’s Hollywood Studios Cast Members and Walt Disney Imagineers are lending their signatures – and making their mark on theme-park history. All were invited to sign the steel beam that will be the highest point in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, a new […]

11/04/2017 10:23 PM
“Going to Disney World!” Houston Astros Players Celebrate Team’s First-Ever World Series Title with Victory Parade at Walt Disney World Resort
Festive Disney parade pays tribute to World Series MVP George Springer, Carlos Correa and Jose Altuve and their team’s first World Series championship in 56 years LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (Nov. 4, 2017) — The Houston Astros’ World Series victory celebration made its way from coast to coast Saturday, culminating in a colorful parade at Walt […]

10/30/2017 03:59 PM
New Italian Trattoria Maria & Enzo’s to Open Alongside Enzo’s Hideaway and Pizza Ponte at Disney Springs
(Lake Buena Vista, Fla.) October 30, 2017 – Nick Valenti, CEO of Patina Restaurant Group (PRG), confirmed plans to open three new modern Italian restaurant and bar concepts at Disney Springs this winter. The restaurants, all new concepts created by PRG, each with unique menus, will form an expansive dining complex showcasing authentic Italian food […]

10/26/2017 10:23 PM
Celebrate The Most Wonderful Time of the Year with Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Walt Disney World Resort
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – It’s a Christmas party like no other, with joyful music, a shimmering Cinderella Castle, characters in their festive finery and Magic Kingdom Park decked out and even more magical for merry-making guests of all ages. Celebrate the most wonderful time of the year with Mickey, Santa and plenty of Disney friends […]

10/26/2017 10:17 PM
Festive Holiday Shopping and New Family Traditions at Disney Springs
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – This season, the “bah-humbug” hassle of holiday shopping becomes a joyful family celebration at Disney Springs. Like nowhere else, the holidays come to life at this one-of-a-kind retail, dining and entertainment complex complete with sparkling holiday décor, unique gift-giving (and gift-getting) ideas, tantalizing treats, special entertainment and more. Only at […]