Disney Parks unveiled a working retractable lightsaber on May 4 when it teased the opening of a new immersive “Star Wars”-themed hotel.
Disney said it has simplified its application process and modified its eligibility requirement so many who have already graduated can still apply.
The Magic Kingdom's iconic centerpiece has been undergoing a transformation ahead of "The World’s Most Magical Celebration," which is planned to begin on October 1.
Plans also include solar canopies at Disneyland Paris that will provide shelter for 9,500 guest vehicles, a facility that will power ~70% of Castaway Cay, Disney Cruise Line’s private island in The Bahamas.
Disney Parks, Experiences and Products Chairman Josh D’Amaro announced that the company’s theme parks have added inclusion as one of their core values.
Ivy is joining the troop of seven other mandrills that call the theme park home.
After facing off against the Kansas City Chiefs’ defense, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady had no problem taking a lightsaber to Star Wars’ Kylo Ren and a unit of stormtroopers.
According to the Walt Disney World website, face coverings are required for all guests two years of age or older.
A Louisiana man was arrested at Disney Springs after deputies said he refused to have his temperature checked. After being asked to leave the property, he repeatedly told deputies "you can't trespass if you're paying $15,000."
As of Friday morning, the only availability next week is on Wednesday and Saturday at EPCOT.
The service is available for guests with Apple devices.
Millions of people each year are amazed and entertained by the fantastic effects and shows Central Florida’s theme parks serve up. Creators like Disney's "Imagineers" are constantly pushing the envelope, trying to come up with more ways to thrill visitors.
The technology will capture an image of a guest's face and convert it into a unique number, which is then associated with valid theme park admission.
Drivers in Florida will soon be able to get the state's first-ever Walt Disney World license plate, complete with an iridescent image of Cinderella's Castle.
Visit Orlando says parks like Disney continue to operate on a reduced capacity and are maxing out ticket sales at those levels.
Walt Disney World's Blizzard Beach is once again welcoming guests back for some fun in the Florida sun.
Disney shared new photos of its construction over the weekend, showing off its stage and five floating platforms positioned like a compass.
Disney said that Ranger's morning was filled with lots of energy followed by nursing and napping. He now weighs nearly 600 pounds.
Disney World opened to the public Oct. 1, 1971.
Each of the four theme parks will reportedly be open for an extra hour.