Walt Disney World Gets Ready For The Holidays 2010

Holiday Season In Style at The Walt Disney World Theme Parks

Holiday Season In Style at The Walt Disney World Theme Parks

 

If you think that your neighborhood goes all out at Christmas time then take a trip to Orlando Florida and spend a few days at the Disney theme parks during the holiday season. Walt Disney World in Orlando sets out every year to bring the holidays of yor to you and your family. Continue reading

Orlando Theme Parks and Their Upcoming Holiday Events

 

Holiday Celebrations Abound at the Orlando Theme Parks

Holiday Celebrations Abound at the Orlando Theme Parks

 

 

While Florida is famous for its Orlando theme parks, what many people do not know is that we are famous for the holiday events that are held within them. With Halloween in full swing here in Orlando; the theme parks are gearing up to put on holiday festivities that would make Norman Rockwell glisten with glee. Probably the most elaborate of all of the seasonal Orlando theme parks to put on an event of epic proportions has to be Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom. Not only do they put on a fabulous Thanksgiving celebration that is still filmed and televised around the world, but they put on a Christmas celebration that is hands down the best celebration in Orlando. Continue reading

‘Summer Nightastic!’ Dazzles with After-Dark Excitement at Walt Disney World Resort June 6-Aug. 14

 

Walt Disney World Summer Nightastic

Walt Disney World Summer Nightastic

 

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Summer nights at Walt Disney World Resort will enchant theme park guests when glittering light magic, high adventure, dance fever, thrills and chills set the after-dark scene. From June 6 through Aug. 14, “Summer Nightastic!” lights up the entertainment experience at the Vacation Kingdom with a megawatt parade, a fireworks extravaganza, a rockin’ dance party, concerts and other surprises.

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Star Wars Weekends Start at Hollywood Studios

Stormtroopers take position at the turnstiles at Hollywood Studios for Star Wars Weekends.

Stormtroopers take position at the turnstiles at Hollywood Studios for Star Wars Weekends.

This weekend marked the first of four Star Wars Weekends happening at Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida.  The event takes place every weekend (Friday, Saturday, and Sunday) through June 13th.  At Star Wars Weekends, guests will find an entire saga’s worth of characters and more celebrities than ever before on hand for autographs, pictures, motorcades, Q & A sessions, and more!  The event is included with general park admission and with your purchase of Discount Disney Tickets.

 Orlando Sentinel’s Dewayne Bevil has posted some insider tips and information that will help you make the most of your galactic vacation! Continue reading

Hollywood Studios Star Wars Weekends – “Galactic Bounty”

Every year, Disney creates new and unique art for the event.  Boba Fett is featured in this year's event logo.

Every year, Disney creates new and unique art for the event. Boba Fett is featured in this year's event logo.

The Disney Parks Blog has posted an interesting article about Star Wars Weekends “Galactic Bounty,” or merchandise.  The event is taking place weekends at Hollywood Studios from May 21 – June 13.  The Disney Theme Parks Merchandise team creates commemorative goodies and souvenirs that feature new and unique art specifcally designed for the event each year.  Continue reading

Walt Disney World Summer Nightastic!

Summer Nightastic - Disney's Main Street Electrical Parade at Magic Kingdom

Summer Nightastic - Disney's Mainstreet Electrical Parade at Magic Kingdom

Light up your summer at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida with Summer Nightastic! from June 6 through August 14, 2010. See Disney’s Main Street Electrical Parade, experience the new special effects at the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, thrill to the new Summer Nightastic! Fireworks Spectacular, and groove to a dance party and the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series.

To pack in all the excitement, summertime park hours are extended. Summer Nightastic! is included with your purchase of Discount Disney Tickets – Buy a 3 Day Base or Hopper Ticket, and get 2 Days FREE! Continue reading

Experience The Power of the Force During Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios 2010

Lord Vader Requests Your Presence! Dont Disappoint Him!

Lord Vader Requests Your Presence! Dont Disappoint Him!

2010 Dates: May 21 – 23, May 28 – 30, June 4 – 6, June 11 – 13

This has to be one of my favorite times of the year here in Florida and it is not because I get to wear my Stormtrooper costume. Star Wars Weekends is an annual special event at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park that celebrates the epic space-fantasy Star Wars Saga and the new animated television series The Clone Wars. Join Jedi Masters, Sith Lords and Star Wars celebrities for special shows, presentations and memorabilia. Continue reading

Disney’s Toy Story 3 ~ Characters Set to be Integrated Into Toy Story Mania and Other Hollywood Studios Spots

Posters for the new game will be at Disney's Hollywood Studios and Disney's California Adventure.

Posters for the new game will be at Disney's Hollywood Studios and Disney's California Adventure.

The onslaught of Toy Story 3 characters at Disney World is just around around the corner. The film debuts June 18, but we’ll see folks from the animated feature in May, particularly at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Continue reading

Walt Disney’s New Attractions and Experiences Unveiled

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Walt Disney's New Attractions and Experiences Unveiled at First D23 Expo

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Jay Rasulo detailed plans for future lands, attractions and adventures that will be delighting Disney guests for years to come, at the first D23 Expo. Most notable among the announcements were the confirmation of an all-new Star Tours attraction and the largest expansion in the history of Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort. Continue reading