Tag Archives: WDW

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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Downtown Disney Transforming into Disney Springs – October 2014 Construction Update

Here’s our latest look at the progress on converting Downtown Disney into Disney Springs. Lots of work going on near the Marketplace, the area of Pleasure Island that will become “The Landing,” and even on the Westside. The Parking garage … Continue reading

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Refurbished Astro Orbitor is spectacular at night

The Astro Orbitor at the Magic Kingdom recently came out of an extensive refurbishment. They took everything off the top of the platform and did maintenance for two months. It’s all back together now and looking better than ever. As … Continue reading

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