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June 23, 2017

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 100: The D23 Extravaganza!

We've turned 100 and we look back on our years online, but not for long because... holy cow... did you see all the announcements that came out of D23.  Tons to talk about and not enough show to do it in.  Grab a cold beverage and join us as we look at the future of Disney Parks in the aftermath of the company's big announcements!

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July 22, 2017

Disney 360 Vacation to Fully Immerse Guests

Among last week's massive Press Release and avalanche of announcements, Disney Parks & Resorts previewed "Disney 360 Vacation"-- a new program that promises to fully immerse Guests in their favorite story. The first effort in this new program will be the announced Star Wars Hotel. This revolutionary new vacation experience will be a living adventure that allows guests to immerse themselves in an entirely new form of Disney storytelling. Are you interested in this type of new experience? How much would you pay to be totally immersed in a Star Wars adventure? Share your thoughts on the Discussion Boards!

  Expected Price & Discussion Here

July 18, 2017

Minnie Vehicles Begin Roll-Out

The new Minnie Vehicle service has begun a Soft Opening at Walt Disney World with a full roll-out to begin later this month at select resorts. The new service will be operated by Walt Disney World Cast Members like other current Transportation Options; unlike other current options, each trip will carry an additional flat fee.

  Details & Discussion Here

July 15, 2017

Expansions Announced for Disney Around the Globe at D23 Expo 2017

In the largest announcement since Michael Eisner's "Disney Decade", Bob Chapek has announced expansion plans at Disney Parks around the globe.  At Walt Disney World in particular; major changes are coming to the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney's Hollywood Studios, & the Resort's Transportation systems. Get the details, see the concept art, and share your thoughts on the Discussion Boards!

  Details & Discussion Here

July 14, 2017

More Details for Star Wars Land Unveiled at D23 Expo 2017

During a special preview of D23 Expo 2017, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek unveiled a first look at the epic, richly detailed model of the Star Wars-themed lands under development at Disneyland park and Disney’s Hollywood Studios. See the model with close-ups and share your thoughts on the Discussion Boards!

  Details & Discussion Here

July 12, 2017

2017 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Returns with New Flavors

The 2017 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival has revealed its 37 booth line-up.  New booths and new dishes are on the menu this year. Check out the menus and share your thoughts on the Discussion Boards!

  Details & Discussion Here

July 10, 2017

Are Tron Lightcycles Set to Replace Walt Disney World's Tomorrowland Speedway?

Tron Coaster coming to Tomorrowland Speedway site?

Rumours are flying as they always seem to do ahead of this weeks D23 conference. The latest - that Shanghai's TRON Lightcycle Power Run ride may be coming to Walt Disney World's Tomorrowland seems to have some credibility. Since it's opening, this ride has won rave reviews and Disney has been rumoured to be bringing it stateside - whether it be in Epcot or the Magic Kingdom.  Could it be replacing the Tomorrowland Speedway?  Chime in with your two cents on our Discussion Boards.

Details & Discussion Here

July 4, 2017

Happy Independence Day America!

Happy Independence Day from Disney World

In our hearts, in our minds and in our actions, we work daily to uphold the principles on which this great nation was founded. Liberty: for no one can constrain or remove our belief in our government by the people, for the people and of the people. Freedom: freedom from fear, freedom from strife and freedom to continue to build a nation in which democracy, debate and truth will always reign. On this, our 241th Independence Day, the staff of INTERCOT wishes The United States of America a Happy Birthday, and we salute each and every American who fights to uphold those ideals which we hold so dear.

June 23, 2017

Eat To The Beat Concert Series Returns!

Philadelphia's Own - The Hooters

The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival returns this year with record number of days (75) and a record number of Global Marketplaces (35).  Top notch entertainment also is back with the Eat to the Beat concert series - where 11 new artists (including the Hooters) will join returning acts.

Details & Discussion Here

June 21, 2017

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 99: Carolyn's Therapy Session

The gang is back after the Pandora Preview excitment and it's on to actual Pandora reviews with crowds and sold out Banshees! We also talk light up snacks, new rooms at pop century and Carolyn gets a free therapy session.  Oh and John got a soundboard.  It's episode 99 - just one shy of the centry mark and we're still dishing Disney all these years later!  Download and tell a friend or 100!

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June 14, 2017

Happily Ever After - The Latest Fireworks Show at Disney's Magic Kindom

"Happily Ever After" is the new fireworks show at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom - which replaced the long running "Wishes". During a recent visit, we captured it all for your viewing pleasure!

June 8, 2017

Flight of Passage Pre-Show

While we can't show you the attraction itslef (no filming is permitted) - we can show you the pre-show leading up to the ride itself.  Flight of Passage is an amazing new attraction at Pandora - The World of Avatar, the new land at Disney's Animal Kingdom Park.

June 5, 2017

Imagineer Interview - Flight of Passage

John interviews Joan Hartwig, Creative Director at Walt Disney Imagineering. They talk about the Avatar Flight of Passage, the new E ticket attraction at Disney's Animal Kingdom - and the personal experience and connection guests will have on the ride. They also discuss the herculean effort it took to bring this one of a kind simulator to life.

June 1, 2017

The Sights and Sounds of Pandora!

John interviews Nathaniel Palma, Guest Experience Manager at the Walt Disney World Resort about Pandora - The World of Avatar. They discuss the sights, sounds and details of Disney's newest land at Animal Kingdom. Amazing is the key word and you'll hear John and Nathaniel use it often!

May 27, 2017

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 98: Pandora Revealed!

It took 2 tries to bring this episode to you - but prevail we did. After doing a Media Preview, John takes you thru the new land of Pandora - The World Of Avatar at Disney's Animal Kingdom.  Hear about the new rides, shops, dining and what the bioluminescent world looks like at night. We also talk Epcot expansion, self driving cars, gondolas, Ian's latest trip and a whole lot more. Plus, there's singing. Grab a cold beverage and listen now!

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May 11, 2017

Mickey's Halloween & Christmas Party Ticket Dates Announced - Tickets Available!

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will start earlier than ever this year, with parties running from Aug. 25 thru Nov. 1 on select nights. The event will feature trick-or-treating, the Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular stage show, Mickey’s “Boo-to-You” Halloween Parade and “Happy HalloWishes.” Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party will be held Nov. 9 thru 22 on select nights. The party will feature Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade, “Holiday Wishes,” “A Frozen Holiday Wish,” and much more."

Halloween Party Dates/Information
Christmas Party Dates/Information

May 10, 2017

Pandora Preview - Join Us On Social!

Pandora - The World of Avatar at Disney's Animal Kingdom

Join INTERCOT and follow along live on social media as we explore the new world of Pandora - The World of Avatar this Friday May 12! Coverage starts around 8:30am and runs thru 3pm.

Facebook // Twitter // Instagram

Pandora: Guests Matched to a Banshee

Guests Matched to a Banshee

At the Rookery, a Naturalist from Alpha Centauri Expeditions will assist a guest with identifying a favorite banshee from among 10 unique styles. Each interactive banshee includes three ranges of motion – mouth, head, and wings – that are controlled by hand. Guests will also hear them make authentic banshee sounds provided by Disney’s partners at Lightstorm Entertainment

Details & Discussion

Disney Releases First Park Map Showing Pandora: The World of Avatar

Pandora - World of Avatar Map

Walt Disney World has updated their on-line park map for Disney's Animal Kingdom giving the first official look at the layout of Pandora: the World of Avatar.

Details & Discussion

April 20, 2017

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 97: We've Lost Everyone!

It was bound to happen sooner or later.  Midway thru taping the latest episode of the INTERCOT Insider, Skype decided to die and the hilarity ensues as we all try to figure out what happend!  We talk Gondolas, Pandora updates, Universal's 3rd Gate, Mission Space 2, Frozen, room refurbs and a whole lot more. 

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Special INTERCOT Event

A Meet 20 Years in the Making - INTERCOT's 20th Anniversary Celebration at WDW!

On a the last INTERCOT Insider Podcast, the crew let the cat out of the bag - we're planning a celebration! This October, INTERCOT will have been online for 20 Years and we'd like you to join us as we mark the occasion. We've got 3 days of fun in store for you at the Walt Disney World Resort with more details coming soon. For now, save the dates October 13-15 and contact Magical Journey's today to reserve your room! You won't want to miss it!

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March 25, 2017

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 96: A Murder of Banshees

Talk is heating up about the opening of Pandora at Disney's Animal Kingdom and the crew talks what to expect there.  They also discus the elevated transportation rumor and building at both the Caribbean Beach and Coronado resorts. They also talk Universal's Volcano Bay, Guardians of the Galaxy, New Trams and the ultimate part coming this October to celebrate INTERCOT's 20th year online. Grab a cold beverage and enjoy the latest episode of the INTERCOT Disney Podcast!

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 March 23, 2017

‘The Music of Pixar Live!’ Debuts at Disney’s Hollywood Studios This Summer

Music of Pixar Live at Disney's Hollywood Studios

This summer, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will present “The Music of Pixar LIVE! A Symphony of Characters.” This limited-time concert event will showcase memorable music from Pixar Animation Studios films, complete with a live orchestra and appearances by beloved Disney•Pixar characters. Starting May 26, “The Music of Pixar LIVE!” will be presented three times nightly at Theater of the Stars at Disney’s Hollywood Studios (following the regular daily performances of “Beauty and the Beast – Live on Stage”).

Details & Discussion Here 

Explore Pandora – The World of Avatar with Nightly Extra Magic Hours

Pandora - The World of Avatar at Disney's Animal Kingdom

For a limited time, May 27-July 4, 2017, Guests staying at select Walt Disney World® Resort hotels can explore Pandora – The World of Avatar beyond regular Park hours. Nightly Extra Magic Hours will be offered from 11 p.m.-1 a.m. only in Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park.

Details & Discussion Here 

March 13, 2017

INTERCOT 2017 Bracketology Challenge!

March Madness - INTERCOT Bracket Challenge

INTERCOT.com has put together our Bracketology Challenge again this year for the folks who visit the site and keep it going all year long. What's at stake? The three best bracketologists will receive INTERCOT T-shirts! Hey, we know it's not much but cut us a break, Free Stuff is Free Stuff - and it's all for bragging rights over your fellow INTERCOTees anyway! Be sure to fill things out before the first round game tips Thursday March 16!

Entry Details & Discussion Here

February 16, 2017

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 95: What's A Toboggan

The Insider crew is once again stuggling with our Canadian to American lexicon - asking what's a Toboggan to you? We also discuss a new Grand Floridian, Pandora/Avatar, Rivers of Light, hotel expansion and more!  Finally, we announce the dates for the INTERCOT 20th Anniversary Celebration to be held at the Walt Disney World Resort - October 13-15, 2017! Mark your calendar now, and plan to join us for a weekend for fun, friendship and memories!

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February 15, 2017

Rumor: Is an Elevated Transportation System Coming to Walt Disney World?

elevated transit system coming to walt disney world

Rumors are floating around the interwebs that an elevated transportation system of some kind may be coming to the Walt Disney World Resort. We take a look at the reports, permits and speculation.

Details & Discussion Here

February 10, 2017

Rivers of Light Debuts February 17 at Disney's Animal Kingdom

rivers of light at disney's animal kingdom

For more than a year, Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park at Walt Disney World® Resort has continued its evolution to a day-to-night park by introducing a rich variety of new nighttime experiences. To that end, Disney has announced one of the park’s newest nighttime experiences, “Rivers of Light,” will make its official debut on Feb 17, 2017.

Details & Discussion Here

February 7, 2017

Pandora - The World of Avatar Set to Open May 27 at Disney's Animal Kingdom

Pandora - World of Avatar Opens May 27, 2017

Pandora – The World of Avatar will open at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on May 27 according to CEO Bob Iger who shared the exciting news during the Q1 FY17 Walt Disney Company Earnings Call. This new land will transport guests to the visually stunning world of Pandora. Here, guests will wonder at floating mountains and bioluminescent plants, and can join the Na’vi on two excursions that take adventure to the next level.

Details & Discussion Here

February 1, 2017

Disney Quest Closing July 3 - Making Way for NBA Experience

The West Side area will be undergoing changes – beginning with the closure of DisneyQuest on July 3, 2017. Until July 3, DisneyQuest will continue to offer a great interactive experience for all guests. The NBA Experience at Walt Disney World Resort (slated to replace Disney Quest) - will be a one-of-a-kind basketball-themed experience featuring hands-on activities that put guests of all ages right in the middle of NBA game action. There will be immersive NBA video productions and numerous interactive experiences, as well as a restaurant and a retail store.

Details & Discussion Here

January 11, 2017

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 94: Introducing Narf Tuna

We're back after a long hiatus! Episode 93 is unfortunately gone - where it went, no one knows. But #94 is now here for your listening pleasure and we are proud to introduce Narf Tuna. Who is he, where did he come from? Find out on the latest INTERCOT Insider Disney Podcast! Download, Listen, LOVE!

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January 5, 2017

Team #runICOT Invades the Disneyland Resort January 12-15!

Team #runICOT will be at the Star Wars Half Marathon – The Light Side, Star Wars 10K and Star Wars 5K January 12-15 and we hope you will join us! Put yourself to the ultimate test and join the Star Wars Rebel Challenge combining the Star Wars 10K and Half Marathon for an out of this world running adventure.  As Jedi Master Yoda says, "Do or do not. There is no try!"  Meets and events are now posted below.  See you on the west side!

Details & Discussion Here!

January 4, 2017

Choza Tequila Coming to Epcot in 2017

Choza Tequila Coming to Epcot

In early 2017, guests will be able to visit Choza Tequila, an authentic outdoor tequileria, just outside of the Mexico pavilion. Here, you’ll find refreshing hand-crafted margaritas and classic Mexican cuisine like tacos, empanadas, chips and fresh guacamole.

Details & More News In Figment's Tidbits

December 24-25, 2015

From All of Us to All of You!

The staff of INTERCOT would like to take a moment to wish the best to you and yours this Christmas and Holiday Season. May your New Year be a happy and healthy one filled with Disney Dreams! From the bottom of our hearts, we thank each and every one of you for making INTERCOT among the most visited Disney Vacation Planning Sites on the Internet.

November 20, 2016

Pandora - The World of Avatar Opening 2017
Shops/Restaurants Revealed

Pandora - The World of Avatar at Walt Disney World

Pandora – The World of Avatar land is set to open in 2017, and will transport guests to a visually stunning world complete with floating mountains and bioluminescent plants. Here, guests will be able to experience two excursions that will truly push adventure to the next level. First, the family friendly Na’vi River Journey will send guests down a sacred river hidden within a bioluminescent rainforest. And second, the Avatar Flight of Passage excursion will offer the jaw-dropping experience of riding on a Banshee over the world of Pandora.

Details & Discussion Here

November 19, 2016

New Adventure Coming to Star Tours!

Star Wars Themed Land at Disney World

During a D23: Destination D presentation today, Walt Disney Parks & Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek also shared that – for the first time – they are adding a new adventure to the Star Tours – the Adventure Continues attraction. Walt Disney Imagineering and Lucasfilm teams are currently in production to add an exciting new mission to the attraction based on elements from Star Wars Episode VIII.

Details & Discussion

November 9, 2016

New Holiday Expeience Coming to Disney Springs This Holiday Season

This holiday season, the idea of “wishing upon a star” will take on an even more magical meaning in the skies of Disney Springs. Disney appears to be producing an amazing arial show with drones.

Here’s your first look:

Discuss Here

September 30, 2016

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 92: Driving a Lawnmower

It's International Podcast Day and we're celebrating with the release of our 92nd Episode of the INTERCOT Insider Live. On this edition, we talk about the new Muppets attraciton at the Magic Kingdom, Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, Epcot Food & Wine Festival, blue rocks in Tomorrowland and ICOT 20!  Grab a pumpkin spice latte and join us for the latest edition of the show!

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September 27, 2016

Muppets Coming to Magic Kingdom Oct 2 

Muppets Great Moments in History

Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear and The Great Gonzo arrive at Magic Kingdom® Park on October 2 for the opening of their all-new, live show “The Muppets Present … Great Moments in American History.” Hosted by James “J.J.” Jefferson, town crier of Liberty Square, and Sam Eagle, the fiercely patriotic American eagle who is forever trying to set a high moral standard for the Muppets, this wacky new show is set to take place several times daily, just outside The Hall of Presidents.

Details & Discussion

September 14, 2016

Epcot Internationial Food & Wine Festival Begins Today - Runs Thru November 14 

Epcot International Food & Wine Festival 2016

Top celebrity chefs, brand new Disney resort cooking and dining experiences and irresistible Eat to the Beat dining packages will add fresh twists to the 21st Epcot International Food & Wine Festival presented by Chase at Walt Disney World Resort.

Details & Discussion

September 11, 2016


A Nation & The World Remembers & Reflects - 15 Years Later

Remember 9/11 2001

Please join the staff of INTERCOT in remembering and reflecting on all those who perished 15 years ago today in the horrific attack on our country and all of those, who have throughout this great nations history, given their lives so that we all may remain free. We will NEVER FORGET.

This is our Patriot Day - 9/11/16.

August 27, 2016

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 91: It's a Picnic Day

Michael is back from his whilwind trip to Hong Kong and Shanghai and he's got plenty to say and report on. Starbucks was the beacon, the heat was crazy, the castle is huge and Tron Light Cycles were amazing.  We all sit in awe as he describes his travels.  We also talk about park closures and changes, new attractions and more. Grab an ice cold lemonade and chill out with your INTERCOT Pals in the latest Insider Disney Podcast!

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August 8, 2016

Celebrate the Holidays with 20% Off

Celebrate the most wonderful time of year in the middle of the magic and save up to 20% on rooms at select Disney Resort hotels for stays most nights November 6 through November 10, November 13 through November 22 and November 26 through December 23, 2016. Villa's - 20% Deluxe are 20% except Beach Club, Contemporary and Polynesian are 10% Moderates - 15% Values - 10% Offer excludes campsites, 3-bedroom villas, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort – Little Mermaid Standard Rooms and Bungalows at Disney’s Polynesian Villas & Bungalows. Book by October 8, 2016 .

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August 7, 2016

Limited Time Character Experience for Guests With Memory Maker at Magic Kingdom

Disney Character Experience at the Magic Kingdom

Guests can now delight in a special Disney Character Experience at Walt Disney World® Resort, courtesy of Memory Maker. For a limited time, Aug. 7-31, 2016, Disney PhotoPass Service will offer a Character Experience at Magic Kingdom® Park for Guests who have purchased Memory Maker or Memory Maker One Day. This limited-time opportunity gives your Clients access to a private Disney Character Experience with a Disney Princess at Heritage House in Liberty Square at Magic Kingdom Park from 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Only one person in the party needs to have purchased Memory Maker in order for the group to enjoy this Character Experience.

Details & Discussion Here

August 3, 2016

Star Wars Rebels Interactive Adventure

Star Wars Rebels Augmented Reality Eventure

The Walt Disney World resort has announced a new premium interactive experience launching 8/15/16. Imagine your rebels walking up to the resort room door to discover an Imperial recruitment banner. The Empire was there! Once inside, they'll discover the Rebel Alliance has infiltrated the room, leaving gear and tech to help on a secret mission for the Rebellion. Through augmented reality on their smartphone, Ezra Bridger (from the hit TV series, Star Wars Rebels) guides them on an undercover mission. The new premium experience is priced at $499.99.

Details & Discussion

July 28, 2016

The Muppets are Coming to the Magic Kingdom This Fall in an All-New Show!

New Muppets Show Coming to Magic Kingdom in October

Beginning this fall, the Muppets will be visiting Magic Kingdom Park, where they’ll take part in an all-new live show, “The Muppets Present… Great Moments in American History.” Sam Eagle, the fiercely patriotic American eagle who is forever trying to set a high moral standard for the Muppets, will join Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo and James Jefferson, town crier of Liberty Square, as they gather outside The Hall of Presidents to present historical tales in hysterical fashion as only they can.

Details & Discussion Here

July 15, 2016

Early Morning Magic Extended at Magic Kingdom - Coming to Disney Studios

Disney's Hollywood Studios

Disney has announced that Early Morning Magic been extended through September 30, 2016, for Magic Kingdom Park, and that Disney’s Hollywood Studios will soon offer Disney Early Morning Magic as well! Beginning August 1, a select number of guests can experience Disney Early Morning Magic at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Beginning at 7:45 a.m., guests can enter the park and experience Star Tours – The Adventures Continue, Toy Story Mania!, Pixar Place character greetings (with Woody and Buzz), and Mickey and Minnie on Commissary Lane and Olaf at Celebrity Spotlight. Guests can also partake in an all-you-care-to-enjoy breakfast at ABC Commissary from 8-10 a.m.

Details & Discussion Here

July 4, 2016

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 90: Looks Good On You Though

It's Independence Day and the Podcast Crew is celebrating with a new episode (finally) after our first taping was lost forever - and it was the best one ever! We discuss what's new at all the parks this summer including the grand opening of the Frozen Ride at Epcot, new film and additional theater at Soarin' and the latest Guardians of the Galaxy rumor!

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Happy Independence Day America!

Happy Independence Day from Disney World

In our hearts, in our minds and in our actions, we work daily to uphold the principles on which this great nation was founded. Liberty: for no one can constrain or remove our belief in our government by the people, for the people and of the people. Freedom: freedom from fear, freedom from strife and freedom to continue to build a nation in which democracy, debate and truth will always reign. On this, our 240th Independence Day, the staff of INTERCOT wishes The United States of America a Happy Birthday, and we salute each and every American who fights to uphold those ideals which we hold so dear.

June 21, 2016

Figments June Tidbits - Around the World

Farytale Hall - Magic Kingdom - Disney World

Summer is traditionally a slow news time for Walt Disney World but Jason's (aka Figment) Tidbits keep you up to date on whats happening each month.  In this trip Around the World, he goes popping with new flavors in the Main Street popcorn line, lets us know about Anna and Elsa's exit from Farytale Hall, finds new adult beverages popping up around Epcot and a whole lot more.

Details & Discussion Here

May 27, 2016

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 89: The Magic Was Wasted On You

The summer season officially begins and the podcast is back with another sizziling episode -- get it?  Ian talks about his most recent trip and we cover many of the announcements and updates that have happened over the past weeks including Rivers of Life news, Finding Dory characters in Turtle Talk, Frozen attraction opening, Earful Tower and it's tearful goodby, runDisney virtual races and a whole lot more. Fire up the barbecue, take a splash in the pool and sip on a cold one while enjoying this, the latest episode of our Disney podcast.

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May 21, 2016

Walt Disney World Announces Summer 2016 Grand Opening Line-Up

Tree of Life - Disney's Animal Kingdom

The Walt Disney World resort has made a formal announcement detailing the entertainment and attraction Grand Openings for the Summer 2016. Although several dates were already internally announced, the full line-up has now been publicly confirmed with exact dates that can be found in the link below.

Details & Discussion Here

April 22, 2016

Concept Video Released for Slinky Dog Dash Coaster

Disney Parks & Resorts has released a concept video for Slinky Dog Dash coaster coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios:

Details & Discussion Here  

Rivers of Light to be Replaced By Jungle Book Show for Summer 2016

Rivers of Light - Disney's Animal Kingdom

Disney has announced additional details for the Magic of Nature After Dark event kicking off Memorial Day Weekend 2016, with the surprising change the Rivers of Light will be preempted by a new Jungle Book show on Discovery River.

Details & Discussion Here

April 21, 2016

Disney Releases First Look at Soarin' Around The World & FastPass+ Details

Disney Parks and Resorts has released ride film from two of the new segments that will be featured in Soarin' Around The World attraction coming to Epcot:

The opening date of the revamped attraction is set for June 17 with FastPass+ available on April 21.

Details & Discussion Here 

April 10, 2016

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party Will Celebrate 21 Nights at the Magic Kingdom!

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party returns to the Magic Kingdom® Park for a festive 21 nights this year and will take place the following nights:

• November – 7, 8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 18, 27, 29
• December – 1, 2, 4, 6, 8, 9, 11, 13, 15, 16, 18, 22

Tickets for both Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party will go on sale later this spring. 

Details & Discussion Here

April 5, 2016

INTERCOT Insider Live Disney Podcast -
Episode 88: Cane and a Top Hat

The Insider Disney Podcast crew is back and talking Disney Cruise Line with Brandy Robinson, Disney Parks Mom's Panelist and Cruise Line Specialist. It's perfect timing too, as Disney announces 2 new ships are going to be built!  We also talk the sleeper hit Zootopia, Purple Magic Bands, New Star Wars Fireworks and more! Grab your cane and top hat, "put on the ritz" and join us for another fun filled episode!

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