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Disney Springs Closes Early Due To Curfew And A Message From Disney Leaders

Civil unrest occurring across the nation has prompted action from Disney as Orlando and Orange County institute a curfew following nights of rioting over the death of George Floyd. Disney Springs will be closing early until further notice to allow guests and cast members the ability to make it home in time. Disney Company leadership CEO Bob Chapek, Chairman of Disney Bob Iger, and Senior Vice President, Chief Diversity Officer of The Walt Disney Company Latondra Newton also released a joint statement to Cast Members regarding this time of civil unrest.

Disney News Round-up For Friday, October 19th, 2018

Welcome to another Friday news round-up! This week we've got some great announcements that may make your next Walt Disney World vacation even more magical. To begin with the new daily ticket pricing is now in effect.

Disney News Round-up For Friday, October 12th, 2018

Let's kick off the Friday news round-up with a quick reminder that Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort opened its beautiful new port of entry this week! There's a fresh new island feeling and welcoming atmosphere at Old Port Royale, with a new lobby, restaurants, and more!

Disney News Round-up For Friday, September 14th, 2018

It's been another busy week trying to keep up with following all things Disney. Here are a few bits of recent news we didn't want you to miss!

The Walt Disney Company tops Forbes' list of the World's Best Regarded Companies for 2018, moving up four spots from 2017, the first year that the rankings were compiled. Disney ranks No. 1, earning the highest marks among Forbes' 2018 Global 2000 companies.

Kick Off Your Incredible Summer With A Walt Disney World News Round-up

Welcome back to another great week! Need a Disney fix to get your Monday moving in the right direction? Recently #DisneyParksLIVE broadcast 'Sunrise at Epcot' and you can watch the replay any time you want. Once you've had your coffee and you're ready to go, read on for the latest news from Walt Disney World.

Disney News Round-up: Black Friday Deals, Disney Springs Shopping News, and More

Happy Monday! We're getting ready for the big holiday here at WDW for Grownups and today we're sharing some holiday shopping news from Disney Springs along with a couple other fun items. Let's check it out.

Disney News Round-up: Holiday Eats at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Houston Astros Celebrate at the Magic Kingdom, and More

Happy Tuesday! We're back with another installment of our Disney news round-up. Today we have details on holiday eats including new treats at Disney's Hollywood Studios, the World Series celebration at the Magic Kingdom, and much more.

Three New Restaurants Announced for The Edison Complex at Disney Springs

Three new restaurants, each with a focus on Italian food and beverages, have been announced for Disney Springs. The restaurants will be adjacent to The Edison complex, and all are slated to open sometime this winter.

Disney News Round-up: FastPass Booking Updates, TSA Travel Updates, and More

We're back with another Disney news round-up and today we have details on changes with FastPass+ bookings for non-Disney hotels, updates about new TSA policies that might impact your flight out of Orlando International Airport, and much more.

Disney News Round-up: NBA Experience News, DVC Member Christmas Eve Dinner, and More

Happy Monday! We're back to start the week with another Disney news round-up. Today we're talking about the NBA Experience coming to Disney Springs in 2019, the Disney Vacation Club member holiday dinner, and so much more!

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Bringing Pumpkin Back at Vivoli il Gelto in Disney Springs

The official end of Summer has past and with that the reign of pumpkin has returned! That being said, September can be crazy hot in Florida and it doesn't really feel like Fall. If you're still reeling in the seasonal Florida heat, Vivoli il Gelato has the best of both world to tempt your taste buds. Pumpkin Cannoli, Gelato, and an extravagant Pumpkin Mudslide shake are dazzling on the Fall menu.

Resort Evenings Are In For Fall 2020 Disney Trips

With reduced Fall Park Hours families may need to find something new to do after dark on their next Walt Disney World Vacation. After playing all day through the Disney Parks some quieter nights may be in store. I've pulled together a list of some of my favorite relaxing ways to spend a Disney evening.

New Lululemon Store Opens At Disney Springs

Just because the world is still struggling through this pandemic doesn't mean exciting things aren't happening. Recently the brand new lululemon store opened up at Disney Springs. I admit, this opening seemed a little bit under the radar, but that doesn't mean the shop isn't packed with great gear.

Look Who's Offering Cupcake Delivery At Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World has been on the cupcake craze band wagon for more years than I can count, and frankly I'm thrilled! As a dedicated fan of mini cakes frosted to perfection I am always looking for big new flavors that pack in all the bang in just a few bites. Now my favorite place to pick up these sweet treats is offering delivery... that's right. Sprinkles now has cupcake delivery.

Disney Tails Pet Gear With Real Character

Disney movies are well known for including a wide variety of furry and feathered friends as characters that help our heroes through their daily trials. These days our companion animals have never been as important as people around the world navigate social distance and stay at home orders. Pampered pooches and kitties can become your very own Disney friends when you bring home a little Disney magic for furry family members from Disney Tails.

Walt Disney World News Round-up For Friday June 19th, 2020

What's in, what's out, more news you need to know for planning your Walt Disney World vacations throughout 2020. Florida's Disney Parks will be begin their phased re-opening next month but the faithful fans have been wondering if some of their favorite events will be returning. Check out the latest news from Walt Disney World about what's up next.

Reopening Information You Should Know About Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

In the past it has been easy as pie to enjoy a Walt Disney World vacation, even without heading to the Disney Parks. Disney hotels have offered guests a plethora of shopping, dinning, and entertainment options that over the years have made visiting multiple resorts something everyone does. However, in this new COVID-19 world health and safety precautions may just put a damper on your hotel hopping game. Here's what you should know about the reopening plans for Walt Disney World Resort Hotels.

Back To The Polite Pig At Disney Springs

Friendly staff at The Polite Pig is once again open at Disney Springs and welcoming guests to sit down for some fantastic barbecue. The restaurant is "committed to providing a safe environment for our guests and staff" as Walt Disney World begins to find its operational footing during the pandemic. Katie V. stopped by for us on opening to day and shared what she found.

Take A Look At Disney Springs New Health and Safety Measures

Disney Springs re-opened this week and we sent Katie V. over to check things out. Be sure to read our previous article Health and Safety Policies For The Reopening of Disney Springs for specific details, but for now take a look at the new health & safety measures.

Before You Head Back Read Disney's COVID-19 Disclaimer

In today's society the sad fact is that people will sue for just about anything. Taking a beat before Walt Disney World's phased reopening period, The Walt Disney Company has published a disclaimer reminding us all that safety is never 100% guaranteed and that viruses are going to do, what viruses are going to do.