Category Archives: Walt Disney World

Nerds Cupcake Now Available at Sprinkles at Disney Springs

The Nerds Cupcake is now available at Sprinkles at Disney Springs for a limited time!  This special treat is lemon birthday cake topped with lemon frosting and sprinkled with Nerds candy.

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Hurry! This special cupcake is only available through October 21, 2018.

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During your visit, you can also try The Pumpkin Cupcake which is laced with fragrant ginger, clove, nutmeg and cinnamon and topped with sweet cinnamon cream cheese frosting.  This one is available through November 30.

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Or try the Apple Pie Ice Cream available through October 31 which is vanilla ice cream with homemade apple pie swirl topped with graham cracker pie crust crumble.

Sprinkles is a bakery located in The Town Center of Disney Springs and known for their popular gourmet cupcakes baked fresh daily with unique flavors and high-quality ingredients.  For more information, click here.

Operating Hours for Some Disney’s Animal Kingdom Attractions Being Reduced

Operating hours for some of Disney’s Animal Kingdom attractions are being reduced including DINOSAUR, Kilimanjaro Safaris, Maharajah Jungle Trek, Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail and Kali River Rapids.

New hours are as follows:

  • Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail opening at 9:30 am and closing earlier at 4:30 pm
  • Kali River Rapids and DINOSAUR opening at 9:30 am and closing  at 7:30 pm
  • Kilimanjaro Safaris closing at 7:45 pm this week, and will move to a 6:30 pm closing beginning in November
  • Maharajah Jungle Trek opening at 10 am and closing at 5 pm

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom Sold Out Halloween Night

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at Magic Kingdom is now sold out for Halloween night, October 31, 2018.

Remaining Dates Include:

  • October 16, 18, 19, 21, 23, 25, 26, 28, 30,


During the event, which takes place on select nights August through October, guests can trick-or-treat throughout the park, enjoy attractions, spy spooky decor and visit Disney characters dressed in their very own Halloween costumes. Special event-exclusive entertainment includes “Mickey’s Boo-to-You Halloween Parade,” the “Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular” stage show and “Happy HalloWishes” fireworks. Special fall and Halloween-themed treats also takeover.

This year, guests attending a Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party can expect a few new “treats” during the event. The Mad Tea Party will offer a colorful ride as new lighting and effects give a new spin on the night.

At Pirates of the Caribbean, new pirates invade the classic attraction to interact with sailing guests who will join their search for “Gunpowder Pete.”

At Space Mountain, explorers will hurtle through deep space as a new soundtrack and special effects transform the adventure.

And Storybook Circus will welcome the Storybook Circus Disney Junior Jam, a dance party featuring some of your favorite Disney Junior Characters, including Doc McStuffins.

Advance tickets start at $75 for adults and $70 for children ages 3-9 (plus tax). Day-of tickets start at $85 for adults and $80 for children ages 3-9 (plus tax). For more information or to purchase tickets, visit

The DisWorld Podcast – Episode 59 – Disney News for the Week of 10/14/2018

Episode 59 – Disney News for the Week of 10/14/2018

In Episode 59,  Justin and Michelle discuss all of the top news stories for the week of October 14, 2018 including Walt Disney World announces the “Ultimate Disney Christmas Package” for 2018, Disneyland Resort officially cancels plans for its fourth hotel and the teaser trailer is released for Disney’s live-action Aladdin.

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

#FaveFive – Our Favorite Disney Happenings this Week

Welcome to our #FaveFive where we bring you our top 5 favorite Disney happenings this week!

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1.   Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort Unveils New Look!



2.  Salt & Straw is now open at Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort!


3.  Freeform’s ‘Kickoff to Christmas’ schedule!


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4.  Our wish has been granted!


5.  Disney’s Christopher Robin comes home!

See you next week!