Author Archives: Krysten Swensen

A born and bred New England girl living the Disney life in Southern California. I love to read, to watch The Golden Girls, and love everything to do with Disney and Universal. I also love to share daily doses of Disney on my Disney Instagram @BrazzleDazzleDisney!

Rude Guests Climbs Onto Disney Float During Parade

Getting Unbanned from Disney

When you visit a Disney Resort, there are so many amazing things to do to have a truly magical vacation — from incredible attractions to delicious food, great hotels, fun shopping, and more. Disney Resorts truly feel like another world, but it is important to remember that they are in the real world. Real people work at a real place ...

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Disney Fights Back Against Annual Passholder Lawsuit

Fantasyland Magic Kingdom

When Walt Disney World Resort reopened after its forced pandemic closure, there were many procedures in place that altered the Disney experience. Most notably, there were strict capacity limits in the Parks, masks were mandatory, and social distancing was enforced. Perhaps the biggest change came in the form of theme park reservations. To enter the Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios, EPCOT, ...

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Disney’s Best Parade Is Gathering Dust, That Needs to Change

Paint the Night

Over the years, Disney has had a number of absolutely amazing parades — from classics like Walt Disney’s Main Street Electrical Parade and SpectroMagic to ones only found at hard-ticketed events like Mickey’s Boo-to-You Halloween Parade. Newer parades have also been a hit, like the Festival of Fantasy parade, which debuted at Walt Disney World Resort’s Magic Kingdom in 2014 ...

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Is a Hercules Show Finally Coming to Disney Parks?!

Hercules Musical

Is he finally on his way? Because we know he can go the distance. I’m of course talking about Hercules! The animated tale was released by Disney in 1997 and has remained popular, even possibly gaining in popularity in recent years. Hercules tells the story of the Greek god who was kidnapped by Hades and raised on earth as a mortal. However, ...

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Forget Splash Mountain Water, Now You Can Own an Iconic Piece of Disney’s Haunted Mansion!

Don't Bring Ashes to Disney

On January 23, 2023, Walt Disney World’s iconic attraction Splash Mountain became a piece of Disney history. The attraction — which had been a Magic Kingdom staple for around 30 years — closed and is being rethemed into Tiana’s Bayou Adventure. On the last day Splash Mountain was open, the line rarely got below three hours as Guests wanted to ...

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New Disney Investor Targeting Board Member In Messy Proxy Battle

the walt disney company

Less than two months after Bob Chapek was fired from his position as CEO of The Walt Disney Company, Susan Arnold announced that she was stepping down as the Chairperson of Disney’s Board of Directors. Arnold was Disney’s first female Chairperson of the Board and, during her tenure, always publicly supported Chapek, and even encouraged the Board to extend his ...

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ABC News Producer Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

James Gordon Meek ABC

It seems like a story only a Hollywood screenwriter could make up. Nearly one year ago, the Federal Bureau of Investigation raided the home of ABC producer James Gordon Meek in Arlington, Virginia. For nearly a decade, Meek was a member of the Walt Disney family, and a top producer for ABC News, working on shows like 20/20 and ABC News ...

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