Walt Disney World – talkDisney.com https://www.talkdisney.com Disney News and Information For Fans, By Fans Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:45:41 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 https://i1.wp.com/www.talkdisney.com/news/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/590f14fa-b683-4306-ad4c-703ddd591563.jpg?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Walt Disney World – talkDisney.com https://www.talkdisney.com 32 32 99400257 Disney World banned a man who waved ‘Trump 2020’ banner on Splash Mountain https://www.talkdisney.com/featured/disney-world-banned-a-man-who-waved-trump-2020-banner-on-splash-mountain/ Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:45:40 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10460 Dion Cini calls his photos at Florida’s Walt Disney World Resort “guerrilla marketing.” One picture shows the 49-year-old with a slight smile, holding a “Trump 2020” banner on the Splash Mountain log ride. Another shows him on a roller coaster, holding a sign that reads “Keep America GREAT!” His plan, he said, was to go […]

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Update: What’s up with Disney Skyliner gondola system? https://www.talkdisney.com/featured/update-whats-up-with-disney-skyliner-gondola-system/ Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:36:18 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10453 Sometime in fall 2019, we should be able to look to the skies above Walt Disney World and see the Disney Skyliner in action. The gondola-style transportation system, now under construction, will connect two theme parks with select on-property resorts. Now that one of the capsules has been shown off to the public — folks […]

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Video of Winnie the Pooh, boy with disabilities at Disney World goes viral https://www.talkdisney.com/dining/video-of-winnie-the-pooh-boy-with-disabilities-at-disney-world-goes-viral/ Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:28:53 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10450 Jessie Barber took her 18-month-old son, who has cerebral palsy, to Disney World’s Magic Kingdom and the family is now a social media sensation. Barber, who is from Kentucky, said parents of children with disabilities know the feeling when people look at their children and are not sure how to interact with kids with disabilities. […]

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Eaten at this celebrity owned Disney World restaurant lately? Check your symptoms. https://www.talkdisney.com/dining/eaten-at-this-celebrity-owned-disney-world-restaurant-lately-check-your-symptoms/ Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:23:58 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10448 OK, so not exactly the news you want to hear about after you ate that massive Thanksgiving dinner, but here goes… On Wednesday evening, the Florida Department of Health in Orange County tweeted that a food service worker at the Morimoto Asia restaurant at Walt Disney World had been infected with hepatitis A, a highly […]

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Disney will spend more on theme parks than Marvel, Pixar, and Lucasfilm combined https://www.talkdisney.com/featured/disney-will-spend-more-on-theme-parks-than-marvel-pixar-and-lucasfilm-combined/ Mon, 26 Nov 2018 14:19:57 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10446 Media and content are such high-profile pieces of the Disney entertainment empire puzzle that it’s easy to hold them in outsized regard. The fact of the matter is, however, that when it comes to a breakdown of what does the best and most consistent job driving the money-making machine inside the Magic Kingdom, it’s something […]

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Man arrested after allegedly telling Disney employee he was ‘sent by Al-Qaeda to blow the place up’ https://www.talkdisney.com/wdw/man-arrested-after-allegedly-telling-disney-employee-he-was-sent-by-al-qaeda-to-blow-the-place-up/ Thu, 06 Sep 2018 15:50:24 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10431 A man visiting Walt Disney World from New Jersey was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly told a Disney greeter that he was “sent by Al-Qaeda to blow the place up.” Orange County Sheriff’s deputies arrested 56-year-old Gregory Lazarchick on Tuesday on a charge of making a false bomb threat. An arrest report says Lazarchick made […]

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Disneyland Resort Begins Reduction of Straws and Bags, Eliminates Lids https://www.talkdisney.com/disneyland/disneyland-resort-begins-reduction-of-straws-and-bags-eliminates-lids/ Thu, 23 Aug 2018 12:55:34 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10427 The Walt Disney Company’s commitment to environmental stewardship goes back to our founding more than 60 years ago. Walt himself said that “conservation isn’t just the business of a few people. It’s a matter that concerns all of us.” We’ve taken that message to heart and act on our commitment in big and small ways […]

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Disney, Loungefly team up to make backpacks based off your favorite rides https://www.talkdisney.com/merchandise/disney-loungefly-team-up-to-make-backpacks-based-off-your-favorite-rides/ Tue, 21 Aug 2018 19:04:00 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10420 For all you hardcore Disney Park aficionados out there: Here is the latest way to flaunt your affection for Mickey and friends. Say hello to these fashionable backpacks, the latest collaboration between Disney Parks and Loungefly. They’re all based off rides and and iconic characters from Walt Disney — including this backpack inspired by the […]

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Only Disney Could Sell Out a Halloween Event in Mid-August https://www.talkdisney.com/holidays/only-disney-could-sell-out-a-halloween-event-in-mid-august/ Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:51:51 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10410 The old adage about a good salesman selling ice or a refrigerator to an eskimo is getting an updated and less culturally insensitive update. Disney turned heads over the weekend by selling out a Halloween event in mid-August. Disney World’s Magic Kingdom hosted the first of its Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party dates on Friday, and […]

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2 Magic Kingdom rides temporarily closing for Tron construction https://www.talkdisney.com/wdw/2-magic-kingdom-rides-temporarily-closing-for-tron-construction/ Mon, 13 Aug 2018 17:20:36 +0000 https://www.talkdisney.com/?p=10402 Two Magic Kingdom rides will temporarily close as Disney works to complete its new Tron attraction in time for its 50th anniversary in 2021. The Walt Disney World Railroad will temporarily take up residence at the Main Street Station starting in December 2018, pausing its grand-circle tours of Magic Kingdom Park. During this time, guests […]

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