1 – Walt Disney World Just Announced a New Luxury Hotel
October 19, 2018 • Disney Parks & Resorts has announced a brand new hotel coming to Walt Disney World. Set to open in 2022, this top-tier, deluxe-level resort will have over 900 rooms at its Bay Lake-adjacent waterfront property. Located between Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort and Disney’s Wilderness Lodge, the new hotel will be a boon for guests, given its proximity to Disney’s Magic Kingdom park — which, like its neighboring resorts, will likely also offer convenient boat access. Read More
2 – Disney Moves Dwayne Johnson’s ‘Jungle Cruise’ Back to 2020
October 19, 2018 • Disney has moved Dwayne Johnson’s “Jungle Cruise” nine months back to the mid-summer of 2020. The studio announced Friday that “Jungle Cruise,” based on the Disneyland ride, would open on July 24, 2020. The previous date had been Oct. 11, 2019. Johnson also tweeted the news, with a short video featuring the film’s title. Read More
3 – Disney Removes a Marvel Studios Film From Its 2020 Release Slate
October 19, 2018 • According to The Hollywood Reporter, the movie was originally scheduled to release on July 31, 2020. The exact Marvel film that Disney has pushed back is unknown. However, there’s some speculation that the movie in question is Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, which the studio placed on indefinite hold in August. Read More
4 – Walt Disney World Just Changed Its Ticket Prices
October 16, 2018 • Your Walt Disney World vacation just got a bit more complicated — if you like to save money, that is. The Florida entertainment powerhouse just unveiled a new ticketing system that could change how you approach your next vacation. Read More
5 – Disney-Loving Couple Visits All 6 Theme Parks in 1 Day
October 19, 2018 • This couple took their love of Disney to infinity — and beyond! In a whirlwind trip on Wednesday, Tennessee natives Heather and Clark Ensminger visited all 6 U.S. Disney theme parks in 1 day. Read More
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