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FastPass+ and MagicBands Takeover Walt Disney World – Part 2: Challenges and Solutions Ahead

The switch from Legacy Fastpass (where select attractions were able to be reserved on a day-of basis as many times as you could according to the rules) to the Next-Gen technology driven Fastpass+ (where most major attractions and many minor … Continue reading

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MyMagic, Fastpass+ and Magicband Test Preview Video

Jeff and Denise of the excellent Mousesteps Disney fan site were invited by a cast member friend to be their guest during a test of the new Next-Gen system at EPCOT. During the test of the neww MagicBands and MyMagic+, … Continue reading

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Child clocked by Disney Dancer in Parade, Gets Black Eye

One of my favorite entertainment elements at the Magic Kingdom is the “Move it, Shake it, Celebrate it Street Party.” The key word in that title is ‘street’ as unique to any parade, guests are invited into the street to … Continue reading

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Parking Lot Security & Safety Troubles at Walt Disney World

The first and last moment of many a guest’s day at the vacation kingdom is an encounter with a huge asphalt parking lot. There, they are parked like sheet metal sardines, seemingly always at the farthest point possible from the … Continue reading

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Fantasmic! To Replace Standing Terrace With More Seats

With Fantasmic! and other nighttime shows at Walt Disney World providing over 350 jobs for the local economy, Disney invited a few of us out to meet some of the talent folk behind the show. While there we also sampled … Continue reading

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