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A Survival Guide for “Jersey Week” at Walt Disney World

Have you ever heard the term “Jersey Week” in reference to the Walt Disney World Resort?  If you’re not familiar with what it is, you might think it’s something official on the Disney calendar (it’s not). Or, that it has to do with wearing a sports jersey or spirit jersey (it doesn’t).  No, we’re talking about “Jersey” as in the ...

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Return Date Revealed for the Tam Tam Drummers in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney has been sharing return dates for lots of entertainment around the Walt Disney World Resort and we love seeing some of our favorite performers back in action. So far we’ve already seen select EPCOT World Showcase performers return, including Sergio the Juggler in the Italy pavilion the Matsuriza Taiko Drummers in the Japan pavilion, and Alberta Bound, the band ...

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Meet The Cast Members Behind Disney’s Conservation Fund

Kidani Villas

Many Disney Guests or Disney Fanatics might not know that Disney World has devoted decades and millions of dollars to conservation efforts, but if you didn’t know, you do now–because the Disney Conservation Fund has just awarded grants and funds to 60 more nonprofit organizations! The Disney Parks Blog also used the aforementioned announcement to shed a light on the ...

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Disney’s Conservation Fund Sends Support to 60 More Non-Profits

While Disney is often known for its focus on entertainment for Disney Guests (whether it’s in the form of movies or in-person attractions), did you know that Disney also places a lot of focus on giving back in regards to issues like climate change? For Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary, Disney World kicked off the celebrations with donations totaling 3 ...

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Just the Basics: A Cheat Sheet of Essential Disney Lingo

Are you making plans for an upcoming Disney vacation? Whether you’re heading to Walt Disney World Resort during the 50th Anniversary Celebrations or sometime later on (or even considering a future trip to Disneyland or aboard a Disney Cruise), there are certain terms and phrases you may want to familiarize yourself with beforehand. Some of the vocabulary exclusive to Disney ...

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Why Doesn’t The Lion King Have a Bigger Presence at Disney Parks?

Which Lion King Character Are You?

It’s no mystery that Disney Parks are populated by the world of film, with the usual contenders being the likes of Star Wars, Toy Story and the more traditional Disney fairytales and characters. But what does often leave us scratching our heads is why certain properties don’t have a big presence. It’s not unreasonable to suggest that there are a ...

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Disney Brings “Sunset Seasons Greetings” Back to Hollywood Studios For The Holidays

Are you a frequent Disney Guest who loves experiencing holiday celebrations at Walt Disney World? If so, you’re in luck! Disney announced on the Disney Parks Blog that “Sunset Seasons Greetings” is coming back to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, “where each evening holiday magic transforms the famous Hollywood Tower Hotel into a Muppets gingerbread masterpiece, a ‘Toy Story”’ toy hotel, a ...

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Fan-Favorite “Merry Menagerie” Will Return to Disney’s Animal Kingdom for the Holidays

Merry Menagerie

During the phased reopening of the Walt Disney World Resort for the holidays last year, we missed a number of holiday traditions around the resort. One of those missing events last year was actually something relatively new. The Merry Menagerie at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, streetmosphere entertainment with performers bringing life-sized handmade puppets of different wildlife around Discovery Island, only debuted ...

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9 Things Kids Love More Than Rides at Walt Disney World Resort

You’ve arrived with your family for your magical Disney vacation. You know each ride’s height requirement, you’ve noted everyone’s “must-do’s”, and have reserved all the most in-demand dining. You got cooling fans for everyone, since you’ll surely be spending long days in the theme parks. And then, it happens. Just a few hours into a park day, they want to ...

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