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Actress Tina Fey Visits Walt Disney World


Actress, comedian, writer, and producer Tina Fey recently visited Walt Disney World Resort on Spring break with her family.  During her visit to Disney’s Animal Kingdom on March 24, Tina took a ride on Expedition Everest.  Check out the video below:

Portobello at Disney Springs Closing for Refurbishment Next Month


Portobello Country Italian Trattoria at Disney Springs will be closing for a lengthy refurbishment beginning April 23, 2017.  When the restaurant re-opens this fall, it will feature a new family-style menu and Italian craft beers and wine.

To view a complete list of current and upcoming refurbishments at Walt Disney World, please visit our refurbishment page.

LEGOLAND Florida Resort Now Hiring


Would you like to be a model citizen? LEGOLAND Florida Resort is currently hiring for frontline positions, including guest experience hosts in Admissions, Attractions*, Food & Beverage and Retail.

Interested?  Join LEGOLAND on Tuesday, March 28 from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. at Winter Haven’s Polk State College, WST Building 127, 999 Avenue H NE, for their next hiring event. Walk-ups are welcome and they’ll be conducting on-the-spot interviews.

If you can’t make the hiring event, those interested can also apply online at, under job description Guest Experience Host – Frontline-LEG0001ZC.

There are many benefits of working at LEGOLAND Florida Resort including free admission to the theme park, including LEGOLAND Water Park; free admission to other, select Florida attractions; free, unlimited use of Citrus Connection, Polk County’s public transportation system; discounts at local merchants; and much more!

*Please note: Attractions roles are restricted to those 18 years old and up.


Watch Jordan Fisher and Lin-Manuel Miranda in New Music Video for Moana’s “You’re Welcome”


Annual Passholders Can Register Now for Pandora – The World of Avatar Preview

Annual Passholders can be one of the first to experience Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom as they can sign up now for a special preview from May 13 through May 22, 2017.

To register, Annual Passholders should look for a special e-mail invitation from Disney and follow the link provided.

Pandora – The World of Avatar officially opens to the general public on May 27, 2017.