Category: Travel

Disney World Fans Out Of Luck As Theme Park Pauses Annual Pass Ticket Sales

Disney World Fans Out Of Luck As Theme Park Pauses Annual Pass Ticket Sales

Covid

**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** Topline Walt Disney World has suspended sales of most of its annual passes, the theme park’s website said starting Sunday night, a sign of the iconic theme park getting increasingly busier as tourism and travel rebound ahead of the holidays. Tourists leave Magic Kingdom Park in Walt Disney World Resort on July ... Read More

H.K. Disneyland Shuts Down After Single Covid-19 Case, Weeks After Same Move By Shanghai Park

H.K. Disneyland Shuts Down After Single Covid-19 Case, Weeks After Same Move By Shanghai Park

Covid

**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** Topline Hong Kong Disneyland shut down for the day Wednesday after a visitor at the park Sunday tested positive for Covid-19, just weeks after Shanghai Disneyland temporarily shuttered over a single case, in a sharp contrast to the U.S., where Disney’s theme parks have lifted social distancing measures and remained open through ... Read More

Theme park holidays: Party like it's '19 (almost) – Orlando Sentinel

Theme park holidays: Party like it's '19 (almost) – Orlando Sentinel

Amusement Parks

Theme park holidays: Party like it's '19 (almost)  Orlando Sentinel Article source: www.orlandosentinel.com Read the full article Read More

Try Your Hand at Sketching a Disney Character at Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts!

Try Your Hand at Sketching a Disney Character at Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts!

Disney

If a visit to the Taste of EPCOT International Festival of the Arts is on your must-do list, let me take a few moments to highlight an experience that's being offered this year for the budding artist in all of us. Animation Academy is being offered this year in the America Gardens Theatre, and during the roughly 30-minute hands-on workshop, guests will learn how to draw ... Read More

Five People You Don’t Want to be at Disney Parks in 2021

Five People You Don’t Want to be at Disney Parks in 2021

Disney

It's time to work out some of that pent up frustration that's built up over the last six months with some good, old-fashioned chuckles at the expense of certain behaviors we come across in the Disney Parks. That's right, you guessed it; it is time to play the next round of Five People You Don't Want to be at Disney Parks. The game where we pinpoint ... Read More

Highly Anticipated UK Theme Park Is Being Compared To Disneyland

Highly Anticipated UK Theme Park Is Being Compared To Disneyland

Amusement Parks

The long-talked-about theme park and resort outside London labeled the UK Disneyland appears to be finally moving forward. In the works since 2012, founders of the London Resort have hired the first three firms to work on the project, and anticipate construction starting early next year. The target date for opening is 2024. “To all the naysayers and doom-mongers, the London Resort is going ahead as ... Read More

Creepy abandoned theme park designed by Disney sits empty

Creepy abandoned theme park designed by Disney sits empty

Amusement Parks

A creepy theme park designed by Disney has been left to rot, with new pictures revealing the eerie wild-west rides consumed by forest.New pictures have revealed the creepy Wild West-themed attraction which was abandoned more than a decade ago – although it could reopen as soon as next year.Ghost Town in the Sky was originally built by former Disney designer Russell Pearson, and first opened in ... Read More

Inside creepy abandoned Wild West theme park designed by Disney maestro but left to rot a decade ago

Inside creepy abandoned Wild West theme park designed by Disney maestro but left to rot a decade ago

Amusement Parks

NEW pictures have revealed the creepy Wild West-themed attraction which was abandoned more than a decade ago - although it could reopen as soon as next year. Ghost Town in the Sky was originally built by former Disney designer Russell Pearson, and first opened in 1961. 7A theme park in the US has been abandoned for years, resulting in some rather creepy imagesCredit: Mediadrumimages / Abandoned ... Read More

Theme Park Christmas Events 2021

Theme Park Christmas Events 2021

Amusement Parks

Halloween’s over, and America’s theme parks are about to switch gears to another holiday season. Get ready for Christmas cheer popping up all over Disney, Universal, and elsewhere, making your trip to the theme park even more special than usual. Here’s what you can expect from some of the biggest parks in the biz. First up, Disney’s holiday makeover will be completed by Nov. 12, at ... Read More

Digital experiences | changing demographics after COVID

Digital experiences | changing demographics after COVID

Covid

**** Please visit the themeparks official websites for their latest guidelines and openings **** by Ellen Wilkinson, Attractions.io Things are looking more optimistic for attractions. Yet we still need to embrace the seismic shift in guest attitudes accelerated by COVID-19. I don’t know about you, but there’s an air of optimism to our 2022 planning sessions. In the UK, we’re riding on the high of a bumper summer ... Read More