Possible Dates For Christmas Parade Taping at Walt Disney World

Disney Christmas Parade Taping

A little research never hurt anyone, and even though Disney has not yet announced the dates for the 2014 Christmas Parade taping, it seems like they are kind of easy to figure out. Looking ahead to some dates and times, there are some obvious signs of when the Christmas Parade will be taped at the […]

Reports Of Evacuation at Plaza Restaurant in Magic Kingdom Due To Fire

Plaza Restaurant fire

There are a couple of reports coming out of Magic Kingdom that there was an evacuation at The Plaza Restaurant this evening, Sept. 27, 2014, and Guests were being told there had been a fire. Doctor Disney reader Jennifer alerted me to this situation around 9:30 p.m. and stated: “My friend is at Magic Kingdom […]

New Standby/FASTPass+ Test For Anna and Elsa at Princess Fairytale Hall

Anna Elsa FASTPass+

Remember the paper return time test run for the Anna and Elsa meet-and-greet at Princess Fairytale Hall that was run a couple of months ago? Well, it appears as if the Magic Kingdom has caught up to its own technology and advanced it a little bit with the whole FASTPass+ bit. Taking the Florida Plunge […]

Doctor Disney Weekly Wrap-Up: Backlot Tour Closing, DAK Lodge Fire, Refurbishments, Food & Wine, More

Doctor Disney Weekly Wrap-Up Refurbishment

It was another busy week in Disney news and there is a lot going on so you need to catch up on it all. There are some big refurbishments set for 2015, the closing of the Backlot Studio Tour, the start of the 2014 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, and so much more. With […]

Annual Splash Mountain Refurbishment Dates Set For Early 2015

Splash Mountain 2015 refurbishment

Every year in the first couple of months, Splash Mountain is non-operational for usually three months so it can have its annual refurbishment. Well, the dates are now out for 2015 for the Magic Kingdom attraction and guests will be happy to know that it shouldn’t be as long this year. Splash Mountain will officially […]

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Adds On-Ride Photos, Videos for Memory Maker

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train on-ride video

Twilight Zone Tower of Terror just got on-board ride videos, and now it’s spreading around Walt Disney World. Disney Parks Blog revealed on Sept. 18, 2014, that the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train in Magic Kingdom is now offering guests on-ride photos and videos, but you need to have the Memory Maker. Per Disney: What would […]

Rumor: Meet Frozen Characters – Including Olaf – With Premium Package For Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party


We all know about the premium package (Villains Soiree) that was added to this year’s Mickey’s Not-S0-Scary Halloween Party, and it wasn’t expected to end there. Rumors are now flying about that something similar will be coming to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party and you will actually get the chance to meet Olaf. Please be […]

Magic Kingdom Extends Operating Hours Throughout Middle of October

Magic Kingdom operating hours

A couple of days ago, Magic Kingdom extended its operating hours by one hour in the evening due to some higher crowds. The next day, the park was next to empty. That’s the way things happen sometime, but research showed me that the Magic Kingdom has greatly extended operating hours in the middle of October. […]

Doctor Disney Weekly Wrap-Up: Frozen Ride, Princess MagicBands, Christmas at Disney, More

frozen princess bands

It was not the busiest of weeks in the world of Disney news, but for what there was…it was huge. The biggest news is of course that of the new Frozen attraction that will be replacing Maelstrom at Epcot. That has taken over the news waves, but there is more so catch up on it […]

MagicBands Will Soon Be Available For Purchase In More Locations Including Off Disney Property

MagicBands for sale

About a month ago, it was reported here at Doctor Disney that MagicBands could be purchased at select locations without having to automatically link them to a Walt Disney World ticket. Very soon, the amount of locations to buy MagicBands will soon be expanded and include some off-Disney property as well. That’s right. As locations across […]

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