Author Archives: Brittany DiCologero

Brittany is a New England-based writer focused on the history of the Walt Disney World Resort. She is the author of "Red, White, and Disney: The Myths and Reality of American History at the Walt Disney World Resort," and "Brittany Earns Her Ears."

Sneak Peek of Disney & Pixar’s ‘Lightyear’ Now Playing in Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Lightyear, the latest Disney and Pixar animated film releases next month in theaters, and beginning today, Guests who visit Disney’s Hollywood Studios can get an exclusive first look at scenes from the upcoming movie. If you are visiting Walt Disney World before the film’s June 17, 2022 release, we’ve got all the details on how you can catch a sneak ...

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Walt Disney World Art Display, Store, and Ticket Center Coming to I-Drive in Orlando

The magic of the Walt Disney World Resort is about to expand outside of the parks and onto Orlando’s I-4/International Drive! Following the success of Walt Disney World merchandise locations and art installations at the Orlando International Airport, the new Disney store will feature artwork covering the building’s parking garage, Walt Disney World exclusive merchandise, ticket sales and information, and ...

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Eat to the Beat Lineup Announced for the 2022 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival

EPCOT Eat to the Beat Concert Series

This year’s EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival takes place July 14-November 19, 2022, giving Guests more time than ever to experience one of the park’s most popular annual festivals. One of the highlights of every Food & Wine Festival is the Eat to the Beat Concert Series, which alongside outdoor kitchens, gives Guests the chance to see popular bands ...

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Video: Activity Trackers Used to Better Understand Rhinos in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Animal Kingdom is home to a number of unique species of animals that Guests can see on walking trails and attractions like Kilimanjaro Safaris. As part of caring for the park’s many animals, Disney works with the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) to gather new data and insights that can support these species both at other organizations around ...

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Start Planning Your 2023 Walt Disney World Vacation, Bookings Open Soon!

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The 50th-anniversary celebration of the Walt Disney World Resort continues through April 2023, and whether you are planning on attending ‘The World’s Most Magical Celebration’ next spring or spending the holidays at Disney World next year, it’s almost time to start planning your trip! Bookings for Disney park ticket purchases, resort reservations and vacation packages for travel in 2023 will ...

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Tickets for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Are on Sale Now!


Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is returning to Walt Disney World this fall after a two-year hiatus, with party nights running on select dates from August 12, 2022, through Halloween, October 31, 2022. This fan-favorite Magic Kingdom park event features all the best ways to celebrate ‘spooky season’ in a Disney park with trick-or-treating, specialty parades, fireworks, a stage show, character ...

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Profits From Disney’s Pride Collection to Be Donated to LGBTQIA+ Youth & Family Nonprofits

Each year, Disney launches new merchandise lines in celebration of Pride month in June, with items available to purchase in Disney theme parks as well as online through shopDisney. While Disney supports LGBTQIA+ organizations year-round, notably GLSEN, this year the company is working with additional nonprofit organizations to donate proceeds from Pride merchandise collections. Related Post: ‘Trevor: The Musical’ Set to ...

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