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    Armed Man Tries to Enter the Magic Kingdom

    According to WFTV9 Orlando, an armed man impersonating a police officer was arrested Monday at the entrance to the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. Kevin Webb, 42 tried to walk into Magic Kingdom at 8 a.m. The entrance to the park is now newly secured with metal detectors. when confronted the Arkansas native owned […]

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    Disney World Cast Member Steals $112,000

    According to WESH2 a Walt Disney World cast member used her position with the company to fraudulently obtain more than $100,000 over a 22 month period. Katie Miller, 29, was arrested Tuesday by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office and is being held at the Orange County Jail. Miller is charged with second-degree grand theft and […]

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    New Early Morning in the Magic Kingdom Tickets

    Disney has just announced a new early morning with breakfast pass to the Magic Kingdom. Disney calls the “Early Morning Package” a new option perfect for families who want to get an early start at Magic Kingdom Park. Priced at $69 and $59 for kids (regular admission required), guests will be able to enter from 7:45 […]

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    Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom to Start Early

    According to the official Disney blog, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom is starting earlier than planned this holiday. The first night of the event will be Sept. 2 a full three days before Labor Day and more than eight weeks before Halloween. Disney World announced the dates Wednesday. The extra-ticket event will be […]

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    3­D Tinkerbell Debuts at Peter Pan’s Flight

    Disney Imagineers have wrapped up installing the new ride pre-show queue line at Peter Pan’s Flight at Walt Disney World. Today guests will soon be able to watch Tinker Bell fly around and interact with Wendy, John and Michael’s toys. They’ll also see their own shadows come alive on the wall in the children’s nursery […]

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    The 40th Anniversary of Space Mountain at Magic Kingdom

    Today is the 40th anniversary of Space Mountain in Tomorrowland at Walt Disney Worlds Magic Kingdom. What few people don’t know is that Space Mountain is the oldest operating roller coaster in Florida. Now here is some trivia: The indoor roller coaster opened at the Magic Kingdom on January 15, 1975, before coming to Disneyland […]

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    Ron Miller’s Two Main Street Windows

    Here is a bit of trivia. Did you know that Ron Miller has his name on two different windows on Main Street in the Magic Kingdom? And they are on the same side of the street! If you didn’t know, Ron worked his way up through the company, eventually becoming president of Walt Disney Productions, and […]

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    Woman Falls From Carousel, Sues Disney World

    According to a story in the Orlando Sentinel, a Jacksonville Florida woman has sued Walt Disney World, stating she has a permanent disability after she fell from a carousel horse at Walt Disney World back on September 2013. Kathy Hayden’s attorney Spencer Aronfeld said Hayden had been going to the park for 10 years. He […]

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    Video: Mine Train Ride Catches on Fire

    The new Disney World “Seven Dwarfs Mine Train” attraction caught fire on Saturday night. People on the ride were evacuated, and no injuries had been reported. Photos from the scene showed Reedy Creek Fire Department crews working to extinguish the fire, and Disney World officials later confirmed the fire was out. The extent of the […]

  • Dining Reviews
    Dining Review: Gaston’s Tavern

    Review by Mark Hickson: How can a roasted Pork Shank not be good? Well, fear not, Disney made it even better! Gaston’s Tavern at Disney World’s Magic Kingdom gives you the ultimate in medieval dining. This dinner is even better than the turkey leg that you can can get at Disneyland’s food carts. Combine it […]

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    Villains’ Sinister Soiree

    Disney announced today that they have added a hard-ticket event to a hard-ticket event!  Yes, seriously.  For $99 you can attend the Villains’ Sinister Soiree during Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party.  This $99 does not include admission to the party which runs $62-$71 depending on which night you attend. Is this something you think […]

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    The Old and the New

    Magic Kingdom, April 2012. This shot just happened to capture two people in two different worlds. One old and one new. One high-tech and one low-tech. We have a sketch and silhouette artist with no customers gazing at his watch. Then we have a boy completely engaged in playing “Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom.” Only feet apart, they […]

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    Scuttlebutt – Goodby Kate, Dick and a Few Fingertips

    Chief Creative Officer Kate Juergens Exits ABC Family. Kate Juergens, the executive behind ABC Family‘s defining original programming including Pretty Little Liars, The Secret Life Of The American Teenager, Switched At Birth and The Fosters, is leaving her post as Chief Creative Officer and EVP Original Content. The move was announced today via a staff […]