Disney Plans 18-Month Celebration To Mark 50th AnniversaryWalt Disney World plans on celebrating its 50th anniversary beginning on October 21st, five decades after it first opened its doors.
Disney World Employee Alerts Police To Domestic Abuse SituationA quick-thinking Walt Disney World employee was able to alert police in central Pennsylvania about suspected domestic violence in a woman's home.
Disney's Jungle Cruise Ride Getting RevampThe popular Jungle Cruise ride at the Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom in Orlando and at Disneyland in California will be getting a makeover that removes scenes some guests viewed as racist.
"Festival Of The Lion King" Returns To Disney's Animal Kingdom This SummerWalt Disney World has announced that the "Festival of the Lion King" at the Animal Kingdom will return this summer.
Florida Theme Parks Popular This Week, Universal Orlando Reached Capacity In 10 MinutesThe pandemic is not keeping people away from central Florida's theme parks this week.
Disney Increases Number Of Planned Layoffs To 32,000 EmployeesWalt Disney Co. is planning to shed 32,000 employees by the end of March as the coronavirus pandemic continues to hammer its parks and resorts business.
Park Hopping Returns To Disney World In January 2021The Walt Disney World Resort will resume park hopping in January 2021.
Walt Disney World Laid Off More Than 700 Singers, ActorsWalt Disney World laid off 720 actors and singers on Wednesday since many of the theme parks' live entertainment shows have gone dark due to the pandemic.
Disney World Cancels "Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party" and Candlelight Processional for 2020Walt Disney World has canceled "Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party" at the Magic Kingdom and the "Candlelight Processional" at EPCOT for this year due to health and safety concerns during the coronavirus pandemic.
Labor Day Crowds Push Universal Orlando, Disney World To Their LimitsThe threat of COVID-19 didn't keep visitors away from central Florida's theme parks over the Labor Day holiday weekend.
Disney World Delays Reopening Of Polynesian Village Until Summer 2021The Walt Disney World Resort is keeping some of its hotels closed as tourists are not returning to central Florida in large numbers.
Workers Praise Disney Virus Safety, Worried That Visitors Will Be Slow To ReturnThe coronavirus pandemic has upended Orlando's status as the most visited place in the U.S.
Health Dept. Not Seeing Increase In COVID-19 Cases Related To Opening Orlando Theme ParksState health officials are not seeing any COVID-19 cases associated with the reopening of the theme parks in the Orlando area.
Epcot & Hollywood Studios Reopen, Joining The Rest Of Disney World’s Theme ParksFor the first time since mid-March, all four of Disney World Orlando's theme parks are open.
Two More Florida Disney Parks To Open This WeekWith the opening of the Magic Kingdom and Disney's Animal Kingdom over the weekend, Walt Disney World plans to open two more of its parks this week.