Disney Springs is all decked out for the holidays, and from Santa in person to Santa in chocolate, you’ll find plenty to bring the joy of the season to your heart! The Disney Blog was invited to a special media preview event where we were… Read More »Disney Springs gets decked out for the holidays!
Michelle Snow is a huge fan of Disney, Marvel, and Star Wars in films and TV, as well as the Disney parks. She's also an award-winning writer who has written several guidebooks on Orlando. Follow her on Twitter @zengrrl. Her blog, CitySurfing Orlando covers Orlando and the theme parks. Her favorite rides at the Disney parks are Star Tours, Big Thunder Mountain, and Indiana Jones Adventure, and she is anxiously awaiting Star Wars Land to become real. She collects anything to do with Snow White, Grumpy, Tinkerbell, and Stitch. She also has an unhealthy obsession with Jedi and Iron Man.
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World, especially with the opening of this year’s Christmas Tree Trail on November 8, 2018. I have to admit that this is one of my most favorite events of the year… Read More »The Christmas Tree Trail at Disney Springs Opens for 2018 with New Trees and Tons of Holiday Cheer
A new show has debuted at Innoventions at Epcot called The SpectacuLAB, and it takes a fun look how science and innovation work together. The STEM focused mini-attraction opened with a fun ribbon cutting ceremony that involved Mickey Mouse and science. To develop this show,… Read More »The SpectacuLAB Show Opens at Innoventions at Epcot
One of the reasons Pandora-The World of Avatar, and the Avatar films it’s based on, feels so immersive is the use of a language that was created especially for the film’s Na’vi. I recently got to meet the language’s creator, Dr. Paul Frommer, at a… Read More »A Conversation with Dr. Paul Frommer, Creator of the Na’vi Language from Avatar
Mandarin Production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Broadway Musical Coming to Shanghai Disney Resort
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, the award-winning hit Broadway musical, is coming to life in Mandarin on the Walt Disney Grand Theater stage at Shanghai Disney in 2018. The new show is recruiting China’s music theatre stars as well as up and coming talent from… Read More »Mandarin Production of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Broadway Musical Coming to Shanghai Disney Resort
The first official Make-A-Wish® Shanghai wish was granted at Shanghai Disney recently, which hosted Yuanbao, a seven-year-old boy, and his family from China’s Anhui Province His wish was to meet Olaf from the hit Disney animated film Frozen, and Shanghai Disney did that and more.… Read More »Make-A-Wish Shanghai Grants Its Very First Wish at Shanghai Disney
Singer-songwriter, record producer and international superstar Lionel Richie has been officially confirmed as the third, and final judge for the upcoming American Idol reboot on ABC. From his early days with The Commodores through his expansive solo career, the music icon is one of only… Read More »Lionel Richie Confirmed as Third Judge for American Idol Reboot
Starting November 11, 2017, the Museum of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg, Florida, will host Star Wars and the Power of Costume traveling exhibition tour. The exhibit closely examines the process of designing the costumes for the first seven films of the Star Wars series.… Read More »Star Wars Costume Exhibit comes to Museum of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg, Florida