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Author: Mark Plante | Published: May 19, 2022

Disney has announced that the EPCOT theme park will be closing early on Sunday, June 5, 2022. The park’s scheduled hours for that day are 8:00 through 8:00PM. Due to the fact that EPCOT will be closing before sunset on that day, Disney has cancelled its nighttime fireworks show, Harmonious, for that evening.

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As of June 8, 2022, guest of the Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida, will no longer be able to purchase the Genie+ option with their tickets in advance. Rather, the Genie+ option may only be added to the MyDisney app on the day of visit with a valid reservation for that park. Here is

Disney Genie+
Disney Genie+
Author: Mark Plante | Published: May 18, 2022

Is SeaWorld in Orlando, Florida the Best Theme Park in the United States? USA Today’s 10Best thinks they are. USA Today recently released the top 10 domestic theme parks and none of the Disney World, Disneyland or Universal Studios parks in the United States were in the list. The USA Today “10Best” explains “A panel

Author: Mark Plante | Published: April 18, 2022

Starting on April 18, 2022, Disney Meet and Greets are back at ALL Disney World parks, Cruise Lines and properties. Social Distancing guidlines have ended and pictures, autographs and hugs are now allowed with Disney Characters.

Author: Mark Plante | Published: April 5, 2022

@danglin90 Please stay seated, friends #disneyworld #splashmountain #disneyworldorlando ♬ My Heart Will Go On (Titanic) – Maliheh Saeedi & Faraz Taali During the warm and humid days of Spring in Orlando, Florida a dip in some nice, cool, refreshing water would most likely be refreshing. But not for these unlucky riders of Disney’s Splash Mountain

After over two plus long years of waiting, Disney and Guardians of the Galaxy fans now have a date for the opening of Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind.  Construction of this new, revolutionary indoor rollercoaster started over two years ago in the former “Ellen’s Energy Adventure” building in the EPCOT theme park. As everyone

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 28, 2022

Universal Studios Halloween Horror Nights tickets for individual nights are now on sale. HHN runs on select nights from September 2 – October 31, 2022. This is the 31st year of HHN a the terror gets better every year. This year there are 10 Haunted Houses 5 Scare Zones 2 Live Shows Tickets start at

We are going to go over the high and the low points of the two major Orlando theme park resorts. We will break down into categories which park was better based on our July 6-13, 2021 visit to Disney World and our February 22 – March 1, 2022 visit to Universal Orlando. In both cases

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 16, 2022

As of Wednesday, March 16th, face masks will no longer be required on the Disney Skyliner for those that have been fully vaccinated. Face masks, however are still required for anyone aged 2 and up on all Disney Buses and the Disney Monorail system. Even though masks are no longer required on the Disney Skyliner,

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 9, 2022

After an almost two year wait, Disney fans are once again able to enjoy, without restrictions, the Disney’s Festival of Fantasy Parade in the Magic Kingdom. Disney suspended the parade when the parks closed in March, 2020 due to the worldwide COVID-19 pandemic. Disney reopened in June, 2020, but until recently, did not bring back

Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 8, 2022

Its that time of year again. The quiet time at the parks has come to an end and Spring Break 2022 is upon us. The only problem is that there was no “quiet” time this year at the Orlando parks. President Day weekend at the end of February had record crowds in the park to

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several people at a party
Author: Mark Plante | Published: March 6, 2022
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