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Dapper Days Announced for 2016 at the Disney Parks

The 2016 Dapper Days events have been announced for the Disney Parks. If you aren't familiar, Dapper Days are specific days when Disney fans get dressed up including "Disneybounding" and meet up with fellow dapper fans.

New 360 Video Experience Takes Guests Into all Walt Disney World Resort Theme Parks

If you're missing the theme parks of the Walt Disney World Resort and you're wishing you could be part of the magic right now, Disney has a solution. They've recently introduced a new video experience that will take guests right to the four theme parks from their mobile device.

Exclusive Merchandise Available at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

If you're making plans to attend Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party this holiday season at the Magic Kingdom you'll want to check out the special party-specific merchandise. This year's merchandise includes apparel, pins, and more.

Jingle Cruise Returns to the Magic Kingdom for the Holiday Season

The holiday season is officially underway at the Magic Kingdom and once again the Jungle Cruise has been transformed into the Jingle Cruise. The fan favorite attraction has been transformed for the holiday season for the past couple of years thanks to homesick Skipper who want to celebrate the holidays.

Make Your New Year’s Even Plans at the Walt Disney World Resort

It might only be the middle of October but it's never too early to start planning your New Year's Eve celebration at the Walt Disney World Resort. There are several great dining and entertainment options available on December 30 and 31.

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Starts Today at the Magic Kingdom!

It's time to celebrate Halloween at the Magic Kingdom as today is the first Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party of the year! This year's party includes the all-new Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular plus long-time favorites Happy HalloWishes and the Boo-To-You Parade.

Ferrytale Wishes Dessert and Fireworks Cruise Coming to the Walt Disney World Resort

There's a brand new dessert party for guests at the Walt Disney World Resort and it takes place on one of the iconic Disney ferryboats. The all-new Ferrytale Wishes Dessert and Fireworks Cruise starts October 5 and runs through December 18.

New Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom Card to Debut at Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

This year's Mickeys Not-So-Scary Halloween Party begins September 15 and guests attending the party will have a chance to pick up an all-new, holiday-themed Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom card. This year's card is Minnie Mouse's Costume Chaos card.

Several Road Improvements Planned for the Walt Disney World Resort

If you have ever driven your car around the Walt Disney World Resort or been stuck in traffic on a Disney Parks bus you know that road congestion is a big problem. But several road improvement projects are planned and will accommodate the attendance growth and parking issues Walt Disney World.

PhotoPass Previews Now Available on My Disney Experience App

If you recently updated your My Disney Experience app you might have noticed a change when it comes to PhotoPass photos. Now guests using the app in the theme parks can see previews of their PhotoPass pictures.

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Theme Park Survival Tips For A 4th of July at Walt Disney World

With Independence Day almost upon us, Disney fans are making plans to head to the Parks to celebrate the holiday. While this isn't quite as crowded as Christmas or New Year's Eve, Guests should be prepared for some of the largest crowds of the year. Here are a few survival tips for enjoying your Disney 4th of July.

Where To Find Tinker Bell In The Magic Kingdom

Since 1953 Tinker Bell has been delighting Disney fans with her sassy attitude and spritely spirit. Widely regarded as a symbol for Disney magic, Peter Pan's Fairy friend holds a special place in the Disney history. As such, there are plenty of opportunities for fairy fans to get a glimpse of this beloved character.

Big, Bright Beautiful Balloons At Walt Disney World

Disney Parks have been selling helium filled balloons since 1955, and they've become a time tested fan favorite souvenir for Walt Disney World guests of all ages. While these bright and beautiful souvenirs are always popular, there are just a couple of things to remember when considering a purchase.

Grab a Quick Snack at the Magic Kingdom’s Golden Oak Outpost

If you're traveling from Adventureland to Frontierland and you're feeling a bit hungry but you don't want to deal with crowds at Pecos Bill's Tall Tale Inn and Cafe, we suggest stopping by the Golden Oak Outpost. This quick serve kiosk is located across from Pecos Bill's and if you're lucky enough to find it open, you're sure to find something good to eat.

Tortuga Tavern: A Seasonal Quick Service Spot at the Magic Kingdom

If you happen to be visiting the Magic Kingdom during the busy summer months, spring break, or even during the winter holiday season you might have a chance to dine at Tortuga Tavern. This quick service spot serves Mexican fare and is only open seasonally for lunch and dinner, which means if the crowds are big enough you'll probably be able to dine there.

Visiting Walt Disney World In The Hot Summer Weather

Summer is officially here! As kids are set free from school, families and teachers alike pack their bags and head down to Walt Disney World to enjoy a tropical retreat to the Vacation Kingdom of the world. But folks from the North aren't always ready for unique climate of central Florida.

The Top Spots to Take a Break at the Magic Kingdom

We've all been there. Fighting our way through the crowds at the Magic Kingdom when it's hot and you're melting and you're just about thisclose to a "Calgon take me a way" moment. In that instance it might seem as if you'll never escape the crowds and you'll just get swept up in a sea of Mouse Ear-wearing humanity. But there is hope. There are places to take a break and escape for just a few minutes.

Fun Facts About The Magic Kingdom's Cinderella Castle

The Magic Kingdom's Cinderella Castle is an icon for the Walt Disney Company and a beacon for Disney fans world-wide. One look at the beautiful blue and grey structure rising at the end of Main Street U.S.A. and hearts lighten with joy. The castle serves as the magnificent main entrance to Fantasyland and hosts the locations for shopping, dining, and the legendary Cinderella Castle Suite. Here are a few fun facts about this most magical Disney Park icon.

Rise and Shine for the Magic Kingdom Welcome Show and Rope Drop

When you're vacationing at the Walt Disney World Resort you can choose to sleep in, enjoy a leisurely breakfast, and arrive at your theme park for the day later in the morning. Or you can wake up at the crack of dawn, board an early bus to the Magic Kingdom and be there for the Welcome Show and rope drop.