Tag Archives: WDW

It’s Official: Sorcerer’s Hat Coming Down at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Ding-Dong the hat is dead. A Disney spokesperson has confirmed that Mickey’s Sorcerer Hat will be removed from the center of Disney’s Hollywood Studios as they embark on a change that will re-imagine the central hub of the park. Disney … Continue reading

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Swan & Dolphin Resort starts room renovation

I have two large complaints about The Swan and Dolphin Hotel at Walt Disney World. First, they charge a lot of money for parking, which makes it difficult to just drop by and enjoy some of their fabulous restaurants. Second, … Continue reading

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Recipe: Shrimp Tacos from Food & Wine Festival a la Swedish Chef

Aw synergy. It’s that wonderful thing that lets the Disney parks tap into other Disney brands, like The Muppets, to make wonderful cross-promotional marketing music together. Today’s example is actually a pretty successful video featuring the Swedish Chef as he … Continue reading

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Petition to return a lost tombstone to the Haunted Mansion

I don’t talk about him too frequently, but I am proud to have as my grandfather one of the early Imagineers at WED Enterprises. Vic Greene had an impact on a lot of projects, but one that’s near and dear … Continue reading

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Disney and Southwest Air Add Pixie Dust to First Flight on New Route to Orlando

The passengers and crew of the first Southwest Air flight on their new route from Dallas to Orlando, were in for a big surprise… Walt Disney World flew in the Dapper Dans barbershop quartet and a “Jungle Cruise” skipper, plus … Continue reading

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