Author Archives: Jamie Sylvester

Norma Swank-Haviland, Disney Animator & Voice Actor, Passes Away


Norma Swank-Haviland, a former talented Disney animator and voice actor for the beloved Disney character Chip of Chip ‘n’ Dale, passed away in early April 2022 at the age of 97-years-old. Credit: CartoonBrew According to a report from Cartoon Brew, The Three Caballeros (1944) was her very first Walt Disney Studios feature work where she was noted saying, “That particular ...

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Disney Dropped From 2022 Best Theme Park List: Here’s Who Made the Cut


What’s the BEST theme park in North America? Many of us dedicated Disney fans would immediately think of a Disney Park such as Magic Kingdom, EPCOT, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Disneyland Park, or Disney California Adventure Park. Surprisingly, Disney was completely dropped from the best theme park list for 2022. Credit: Disney USA Today is well known for ...

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Disney Notes Ticket Prices, Genie & Higher Hotel Rates for Increased Revenue


If you’ve visited any of the Disney Parks recently, it’s no surprise that Guest spending has increased across the board at Disney Parks. With the recent report release of The Walt Disney Company’s Second Quarter and Six Months Earnings for Fiscal 2022, Disney notes its massive revenue is thanks to increases such as ticket prices, the Disney Genie, and higher ...

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Disney Is Bringing Back Illuminating Pavement in a NEW Way!


It’s the small things at Disney that have always impressed us – from the small Hidden Mickey’s to the stunning secrets in the gorgeous decor and beyond. Well, Disney has now revealed they are bringing back a small but mighty memorable Park experience that literally sparkles! Credit: Zach Riddley EPCOT’s transformation from the former Future World and World Showcase to ...

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Could EPCOT Replace Morocco Pavilion with Brazil?


EPCOT’s transformation has been a whirlwind of excitement! The Disney Park’s four neighborhoods are taking shape and so far we’re thrilled with new experiences such as Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind. But, what’s happening in the World Showcase with EPCOT’s Morocco Pavilion? Credit: Disney Walt Disney World Resort has acquired full operations of the Morocco Pavilion from its previous ...

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Disney Reveals Exciting Details About EPCOT’s ‘Moana’ Attraction


“Make way, make way!” Walt Disney World Resort is preparing for the glorious arrival of EPCOT’s new incoming attraction, Journey of Water Inspired by Moana. Check out the latest exciting details about the new experience. Credit: Disney Much work is underway at EPCOT! The beloved Disney Park has is welcoming Guests with previews to enjoy the new Guardians of the ...

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Visiting Disney Soon? 2022 Hurricane Season Predictions Are In


Making plans to visit Central Florida soon? Even though some believe Walt Disney World Resort should make the move to New York, that likely isn’t happening any time soon! So, time to prepare for what’s to come… with a busy 2022 hurricane season predicted to be on the way. Credit: Disney Tips Hurricane season for Florida begins June 1 and ...

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Is EPCOT’s Newest Restaurant Budget-Friendly? Pricing Revealed!


Calling all Disney foodies! It’s time to roll up the sleeves and prepare to dig into some scrumptious new food at Walt Disney World Resort. Head on over to EPCOT where we’re seeing the construction walls come down around EPCOT’s newest dining experience, Connections Café & Eatery. Credit: @thezachriddley The new quick-service restaurant, Connections Eatery is said to “Take your ...

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Disney Gives Away Popular SOLD OUT Popcorn Buckets


If there is one piece of merchandise Disney Park Guests seemingly crave the most, it’s popcorn buckets! Disney has caught on to the trend, making popcorn bucket debuts an event all in itself. In January, Walt Disney World Resort rolled out a Figment popcorn bucket at EPCOT for the 2022 EPCOT International Festival of the Arts. Guests flocked to the ...

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Disney’s Most Disturbing and Grotesque Attraction


It’s a beautiful day at Walt Disney World Resort as you set off on an adventure to explore the Disney Parks. But, is Disney really all pixie dust and sunshine? There’s a rather disturbing attraction nestled in the heart of Disney’s Animal Kingdom. The iconic Tree of Life stands stunningly over the Disney Park as Guests rush in for popular ...

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