Disneyland Experiencing Capacity Issues This Week

Disneyland Experiencing Capacity Issues This Week

At the Disneyland Resort, the week between Christmas and New Year’s Eve is typically one of the busiest times of the year, especially at Disneyland Park.  2017 is proving to be no exception. Yesterday, for example, between large crowds and apower outage that affected two lands, Disneyland Park closed to new guests and was only accepting guests for re-entry for several hours during […]

Baby Manatee Orphaned During Hurricane Irma Thriving and Growing at SeaWorld

Baby Manatee Orphaned During Hurricane Irma Thriving and Growing at SeaWorld

The orphaned manatee calf brought to SeaWorld Orlando during 2017’s Hurricane Irma has officially been named Jose after SeaWorld staff cast their votes. When Jose first arrived at SeaWorld, he had to be coaxed into his bottle feedings. Animal-Care Specialist Jennifer Parnell played a big part in getting the calf to eat and now says, “He’s been doing really, really well.” Jose […]

Disney’s The Magic of Storytelling Campaign Launches Dec. 29

Disney’s The Magic of Storytelling Campaign Launches Dec. 29

Beginning today, December 29, and continuing through March 31, 2018, you can be a part of helping Disney donate up to one million books to children in need through First Book. With your help, “Disney will donate one book to First Book for every eligible Disney book purchased at a Disney Store or participating retailer during that store’s participation window […]

Hollywood Studios Actress Who Appeared as Mimi Kaboom Passes Away

Hollywood Studios Actress Who Appeared as Mimi Kaboom Passes Away

According her website, Fulford began appearing at Hollywood Studios in 2013 and was thrilled to “bring Mimi Kaboom to life every day in the whimsical world of 1940’s Hollywood!” Fulford has also appeared at Epcot’s Holidays Around the World celebration as Helga. There are no further details at this time. The Disney family has lost another member. Just days after […]

Hall of Presidents Disrupted by Protesting Guest

Hall of Presidents Disrupted by Protesting Guest

The newly reopened Hall of Presidents seems to have suffered its first major disruption related to the addition of President Donald Trump. One guest at a recent show began chanting the phrase “Lock him Up!” as the Trump animatronic began to speak, repeating the slogan throughout the President’s address. After a renovation period filled with controversy and speculation, the Magic Kingdom attraction reopened […]

Several Disneyland Attractions Closed Due to Major Power Outage

Several Disneyland Attractions Closed Due to Major Power Outage

Shortly before 11 a.m. today, a problem with a transformer resulted in loss of power to Toontown and Fantasyland at the park. Crews restored electricity to Toontown by noon, with power fully restored to all affected areas by 4 p.m. Everything is now operational, said spokesperson Suzi Brown. The adjacent Disney California Adventure park was not impacted by the outage. The company apologized guests for the […]

Vox Populi: RUMOR – Is Disney Removing the “Do Not Disturb” Signs From Resort Hotels?

Vox Populi: RUMOR – Is Disney Removing the “Do Not Disturb” Signs From Resort Hotels?

new rumor that’s going around online is that Disney is removing “Do Not Disturb” signs from their resort hotelsbeginning with the ones around the Magic Kingdommonorail loop at Walt Disney World. Although we do not have confirmation of this from Disney, our posters on DISBoards.com have a lot to say about it. Here are just a few points that folks have brought up so far: “Hmm […]

Disney Cruise Line Offering 50% Off Deposits For 7-Night or Longer Sailings

Disney Cruise Line Offering 50% Off Deposits For 7-Night or Longer Sailings

Disney Cruise Line has announced a new offer that allows guests to book a cruise and only pay half of the usual deposit! This offer is good on sailings that are 7-nights or longer and take place between June 23, 2018 and May 31, 2019, There are a few restrictions, including suites, concierge-level rooms, and guarantee categories being excluded from this offer. Also, […]

Christmas at Disney: Here’s all you need to know for a theme park holiday

Instead of shoveling snow, Christmas in Florida means celebrating the holiday season in shorts and T-shirts at theme parks and local attractions. Some parks even haul in “snow” for an authentic holiday vibe. While the last two weeks of the year around Christmas and New Year’s are by far the busiest at Florida’s attractions, with elbow-to-elbow crowds, the days until […]