Category Archives: Walt Disney World

Actress Edie Falco Visits Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Today, Edie Falco visited Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. She was visiting Walt Disney World Resort with her family. Edie recently signed on to star as General Ardmore in James Cameron’s upcoming Avatar sequels.

Pandora – The World of Avatar is a unique partnership between Walt Disney Imagineering, James Cameron and Lightstorm Entertainment that brings to life the vivid, authentic experience of an alien world. The land celebrates the magic of nature, where guests can walk among floating mountains and wonder at bioluminescent fauna and flora. Guests also can fly on the back of a banshee during an exhilarating ride over the vast moon of Pandora on the Avatar Flight of Passage attraction, or journey deep into the rainforest to see the Na’vi Shaman of Songs in the Na’vi River Journey attraction.

Source: Disney Parks Blog

Margarita Cupcake Arrives at Sprinkles

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The Margarita Cupcake is now available at Sprinkles at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort and in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort!  This special treat features
key lime cake frosted with ultra-premium blanco tequila and infused key lime buttercream, finished with a fleur de sel rim.   Hurry! This cupcake is only available through May 5!

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During your visit you can also try The Lemon Meringue Cupcake which features graham cracker-lined fragrant lemon cake filled with tart lemon curd topped with toasted meringue. This cupcake is available through April 28!

You can also try the Lemon Meringue Ice Cream which is available through April 30 and features tart lemon curd ice cream loaded with homemade marshmallow cream and graham cracker crumble.

Sprinkles is a bakery located in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort and in The Town Center at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort. They are known for their popular gourmet cupcakes baked fresh daily with unique flavors and high-quality ingredients.  For more information, click here.

NEW Show ‘Rivers of Light: We Are One’ Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom This Summer

This summer, a new version of “Rivers Of Light” will debut at Disney’s Animal Kingdom called “Rivers of Light: We Are One.”

“Rivers of Light: We Are One” introduces additional, stunning imagery and familiar animal characters from Disneynature films, along with a colorful tapestry of classic moments from Disney animation, to express our connection with animals and the emotions and milestones we all share in our journey through the great circle of life.

The music of “Rivers of Light: We Are One” weaves together the original musical score and familiar Disney themes to create a powerful arrangement that inspires and carries us through moments of discovery, fun, friendship, fear, love and family.

“Rivers of Light: We Are One” comes to the Discovery River Amphitheater at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, beginning Memorial Day Weekend 2019.

Source: Disney Parks Blog

Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway Announced for Disneyland; Delayed at Hollywood Studios

Disney has announced Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway is coming to Mickey’s Toontown at Disneyland park in 2022!

This first major Mickey-themed ride-through attraction at Disneyland park will put you inside the wacky and unpredictable world of a Mickey Mouse cartoon short where anything can happen! Once you step into the cartoon world of Mickey and Minnie, you’ll board a train with Goofy as the engineer. Then, one magical moment after the next leads you to a zany, out-of-control adventure filled with surprising twists and turns.

With an original story and lovable theme song, Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway uses state-of-the-art technologies and dazzling visual effects to transform the cartoon world into an incredible and immersive multi-dimensional experience.

Disney also announced that Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, which was supposed to open at Disney’s Hollywood Studios this fall, has been delayed to spring 2020.

Stay tuned for more details!

Source: Disney Parks Blog

The DisWorld Podcast – Episode 86 – Disney News for the Week of 4/21/2019

Episode 86 – Disney News for the Week of 4/21/2019

In Episode 86,  Justin and Michelle discuss all of the top news stories for the week of April 21, 2019 including details are announced for Disney’s Hollywood Studios 30th anniversary including all the specialty food, drink, and treat offerings and Oogie Boogie’s Bash will take over Disney California Adventure park this Halloween season.

The DisWorld Podcast is available on iTunes, Google Play, Stitcher, TuneIn, and Soundcloud.