In the debut October episode of Connecting with Walt, Michael and Craig examine the history of Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland! Connecting with Walt will be an “event” podcast. Several times a year, a new show will be released every Friday for an entire month. This October, expect 4 episodes of Connecting with Walt and we will be [...]
Tag: New Fantasyland
Video: New Fantasyland opening I am thrilled to report that most of the walls have come down for the new Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. I first reported on the construction walls going up back in 2010. I am not a patient person so this seemed like an eternity to me.
As a person who enjoys researching information about Disney’s theme parks I find myself from time to time looking through Disney message forums. This is where I typically find up-to-the-minute information about the happenings at the theme parks. This includes price increases either before or after they’ve occurred. Continue through the page and let’s discuss [...]
Today is the day! Well, it’s not just Pete’s birthday… it’s the Grand Opening of New Fantasyland in Magic Kingdom! (But you should go wish @PeteWerner a happy birthday on Twitter though!) We’re here in the Magic Kingdom to bring you all the latest news and special events that Disney has planned for the Official [...]
Tonight Walt Disney World is hosting a media party to celebrate the grand opening of New Fantasyland in Magic Kingdom! The park closes at 7pm and press-only guests will be able to tour the new section of the park during the event – and we’ll be there! Tom Staggs, Chairman of Disney Parks and Resorts, [...]
In anticipation of New Fantasyland opening at the Magic Kingdom next week, the Disney Parks Blog has released a cute video spoofing the HGTV show, House Hunters International. In the video, Belle and the Beast are house hunting and have a choice between three castles. See which one they end up with…
One of the most talked about areas in the new Fantasyland expansion is the Be Our Guest restaurant, inspired by the Beast’s castle in the film “Beauty and the Beast.” Below you’ll find the complete menu, along with video and photos of each item available for dinner. Be sure to listen to this week’s DIS [...]