Tips for Disney’s 2017 Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend — The Dark Side

Written by at April 20, 2017

Orlando may have just wrapped up the four day mega convention, A Star Wars Celebration, but that doesn?t mean the Force isn?t still in town. Beginning Thursday, April 20, runDisney kicks off its second annual Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend – The Dark Side – at Walt Disney World

Disneyland Debuts a New Universe of Fun Guardians of the Galaxy Mission: BREAKOUT

Written by at April 20, 2017

Guests escaping to the Disneyland Resort in search of fun and adventure this summer will join forces with Guardians of the Galaxy as this intergalactic crew attempts its own escape in the fun and thrilling new attraction Guardians of the Galaxy -Mission: BREAKOUT!, opening Saturday, May 27, in Disney California Adventure Park. Heroes from the ?Guardians of the Galaxy? film, some appearing for the first time in a Disney park, also come alongside legendary Super Heroes in new experiences during Summer of Heroes, a special celebration in Disney California Adventure, May 27-Sept.

Celebrate Earth Day at Animal Kingdom and Epcot

Written by at April 20, 2017

Celebrate Earth Day at Animal Kingdom and Epcot

Saturday is Earth Day, and Walt Disney World is celebrating!

Animal Kingdom is marking April 22, which is also the theme park’s birthday, with its annual Party for the Planet. This year, however, the celebration will be expanded to three days: April 21 through

BB-8 Now Greeting at Launch Bay

Written by at April 20, 2017

BB-8, the loyal droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, has begun greeting guests at the park’s Star Wars Launch Bay. BB-8 appears in addition to the previously established meet-and-greets for Kylo Ren and Chewbacca

Disney World Celebrates Earth Day April 21-23

Written by at April 19, 2017

APRIL 21-23, EARTH DAY CELEBRATIONS:
— Disney’s Animal Kingdom will observe Earth Day (April 22), with a special “Party for the Planet” weekend April 21-23. The weekend will feature special educational encounters throughout the park presented by Disneynature.
— Meet Jiminy Cricket at Rafiki’s Planet Watch Friday and Saturday, April 21 and 22.
— Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival – Meet Disney’s Animals, Science and Environment Cast and conservation specialists April 21-23 as they discuss Disney’s conservation efforts to support butterflies, migratory birds, sea turtles and monkeys, as well as demonstrate some ways they are accomplishing this work

D23 Expo Benefits Detailed for Attendees

Written by at April 16, 2017

Disney fans and members of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club will enjoy more benefits than ever before at D23 Expo: The Ultimate Disney Fan Event this July 14-16 at the Anaheim Convention Center. These special offers from D23 include the D23 Fan Lounge, which will be located in the heart of the show floor and will include photo opportunities and complimentary charging stations. D23 Gold Member Benefits will include priority seating for presentations in Hall D23 and the D23 Expo Arena, a complimentary Expo-exclusive print, and other special offers and discounts from Disney partners including Havaianas, Ozobot, Steiff, and Thomas Kinkade. There will also be a D23 Charter Member Lounge for those who joined in 2009 and have maintained their Gold Membership status

Preview Scenes of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Begin April 21

Written by at April 14, 2017

Beginning April 21, guests will be able to preview scenes from the upcoming film “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” at Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort, and on the Disney Cruise Line.
— At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, guests will get to see this advance look at clips from the film as part of the One Man’s Dream attraction.
— At Disney California Adventure park, the preview of “Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” will be presented in 3D with special in-theater effects at the Sunset Showcase Theater in Hollywood Land.
— On Disney Cruise Line, you can enjoy a sneak peek aboard all four ships in the fleet, on select sailings this summer.
“Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales” in 3D will be released in theaters across the U.S. on May 26, and will also premiere at sea aboard the ships of Disney Cruise Line on that date

SeaWorld Orlando’s 2017 summer camp registration is open

Written by at April 13, 2017

I have written a lot about the unique experiences that SeaWorld Orlando offers children at its summer day and resident camps, and for the last two years my dolphin-loving daughter has experienced the fun for herself. She loved every minute of the five days! We’re already making plans for her to attend another camp this summer, and you can too, because 2017 registration is now open

Seniors at Walt Disney World: Senior Slow-down

Written by at April 13, 2017

Seniors at Walt Disney World: Senior Slow-down

AllEars Guest Writer Ruth Moreland returns with another feature on “Seniors at Walt Disney World,” talking about the natural slowing down many of us experience

Toy Story Mania at Disney California Adventure Adds FastPass Option

Written by at April 13, 2017

FastPass is now available at the Toy Story Mania attraction at Disney California Adventure