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Ways to Keep Cool When Visiting Disney World

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It’s a well-known fact that temperatures can heat up tremendously in the sunny state of Florida. The consistently warm climate here was, after all, one of the main reasons why Walt Disney sought out this location in particular as the site for his follow-up Disney Resort and theme park. While warmer weather works better for running a year-round theme park ...

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Walt Disney World to Hold Auditions for Live-Action Ariel Character Performers

A new live-action retelling of The Little Mermaid (1989) is coming to theaters across the country on May 26, 2023, and Disney has already begun its search for performers to portray the title character in the theme parks. The Little Mermaid (2023) stars Halle Bailey as Ariel, alongside performances by  Jonah Hauer-King, Javier Bardem, and Melissa McCarthy, with voicework by ...

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McDonalds Just Debuted NEW Disney Happy Meal Toys!

Some of the best Disney “souvenirs” come in the most unexpected places! Disney has partnered with Mcdonald’s on magical Happy Meal toys for decades, and their popularity has only continued to grow in recent years (and especially with the toys that debuted in 2020 and 2021 for the opening of Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway and the 50th anniversary of ...

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The Story Behind ‘The Empress Lilly’ at Disney World

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If you’ve ever visited “The Landing” at Disney Springs, you’ve more than likely observed that very impressive and stately riverboat docked permanently out on the waters of Lake Buena Vista. Most know it today as being the site for one of Disney’s most unique signature seafood restaurants—Paddlefish. But the fact remains that this riverboat replica has had an anchored presence ...

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Showtimes Confirmed for the Return of Disney’s ‘Happily Ever After’ Fireworks

As the Walt Disney World Resort’s 50th-anniversary celebration draws to a close, Disney has begun sharing new details on the return of beloved experiences that have been missing since September 2021. Disney Enchantment, the current Magic Kingdom fireworks show, debuted on October 1, 2021, as a special offering during “The World’s Most Magical Celebration.” But the festivities come to an ...

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