Check out this parade unveiled as part of Disneyland’s 60th Celebration. Paint the Night was first shown overseas, but they brought it back home and the nighttime parade has never looked so good.
I have to admit, Baymax, that loveable healthcare companion from Big Hero 6 is one of my favorite modern Disney characters. He is just so cute! So I was super bummed when he stopped meeting visitors at Walt Disney World. Well, fret no more, you can now meet Baymax in EPCOT at the former Innovations West location.
Here’s a great video overview of the experience thanks to Attractions Magazine.
Need a Disney fix? Check out this footage of the Main Street Electrical Parade in Magic Kingdom!
Since Star Wars weekends has been sadly eliminated from Hollywood Studios, and the new Star Wars land is still probably three years out, Walt Disney World decided to hold us over with the Star Wars Launch Bay. The new experience features Chewbacca and Darth Vader Meet N Greets, as well as costumes and other items from the Star Wars franchise.
Check out this full video overview from Inside the Magic.
I’m a member of Reddit (aka the front page of the internet) which allows people to share information and converse around common interests. A great Reddit group is the topic r/WaltDisneyWorld. Whenever I can’t find an answer to a specific question I ask them and they give me their honest answers.
So today’s question is: Where in the parks do you find respite?
With their ever growing popularity, the parks can get super crowded, even during slower shoulder seasons, and sometimes we just need a break. Whether you have a small napping child, want to relax yourself, or literally recharge (your phone that is) here are a few good places. Continue reading
The Festival of Fantasy Parade premiered with much fanfare a few years ago. And for good reason. The costuming and floats are incredible. Check it out below.
Who doesn’t love adorable BB-8? It gets even better (aka more adorable) when he visits Walt Disney World!
You guys, I am SO excited about this new restaurant in Magic Kingdom. In general, as a foodie I have been unimpressed with the food offerings in that park, but with Be Our Guest Restaurant, and now this new one, I am stoked!
Skipper Canteen is themed to go along with the Jungle Cruise and more importantly with the secret Society of Explorers and Adventurers, a fable club made up of a motley crew of characters whose influence is sprinkled throughout Disney properties around the world.
As of January 2016, even though this restaurant is a table service category, they are NOT taking Advanced Dining Reservations. That may change, but rumor has it Disney wants to test first come, first served.
The first impressions of guests have said that internationally influenced cuisine is amazing. Here’s a full review over at the Disney Food Blog.
To get a feel for the place check out the video below.
Have a Star Wars fan in your household? Then don’t miss the Star Wars Galactic Outpost in Disney Springs. Check out the merchandise in this highlight video from Inside the Magic.
Every year I watch the Rose Parade, and am amazed at the artistry and work that goes into the floats. This year Disneyland entered a float which featured Frozen and Star Wars, among other things. Check it out! Thanks Inside the Magic for the video.