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Friday, August 18, 2017

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The World Showcase Pavilion That Never Was – Equatorial Africa

We've all heard stories of World Showcase pavilions that were conceptualized but never built. The story of the proposed Equatorial Africa Pavilion is fascinating because plans for this pavilion made it so far through...

Major Changes Coming to the Central Hub of the Magic Kingdom

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we’re talking about some major changes coming to the Hub at the Magic Kingdom, as well as the typical round of news. Let’s go! Welcome to...

Kim Possible World Showcase Adventure

On The Amazing Race, a reality television show, contestants solve puzzles and perform tasks, often going to more than a half dozen countries, such as to Mexico, Norway, China, Germany, Japan, France, and the...

Planning a runDisney Vacation

The runDisney announcement of yet another awesome race event earlier this week just solidifies the trend of runners' vacations at the Disney Parks.  With eight weekends now spanning the year on both coasts, there...

Flower and Garden Arriving at Epcot

This week, we’re looking at the arrival of much of the Flower and Garden Festival at Epcot! Are you ready for Spring, because it's bustin' out all over. Welcome to Epcot!! It appears that over the...

Ellen’s Energy Adventure – A 3-D Audio Experience

On this show, Jeremiah takes us to Epcot to enjoy a wonderful walk thru Future World, ending with  the entire Ellen's Energy Adventure experience.  THIS audio is BINAURAL and sounds BEST when enjoyed with...

Disney Cast Blast: This Post Presented by KODAK

This week we have a few stories involving film. Film you ask? If you are under the age of 30, you may not realize just how important a role this now antiquated consumable played...

Walls Coming Down at the Mine Train

It was another gloomy photo day at the Magic Kingdom, but we had to head there as there has been some significant movement at the Mine Train that you are going to want to...

Three Romantic Walt Disney World Resorts for Couples

With the day of love quickly approaching, I thought it would be the perfect time to daydream about a few of the resorts perfect for you googly-eyed romancers out there.  Believe it or not,...

Minor characters discontinued; Frozen characters extended

The talking trashcan, PUSH, has been discontinued at the Magic Kingdom. At least, that's true as of this writing; I wouldn't be too surprised if this changes yet again after this story is published....

Cast Blast: Back in the Saddle

Back in the Saddle! Glad to be back after the flu got the best of us here at Disney Cast Blast! We are putting the finishing touches on our celebrity edition and should have...

Magic Kingdom News and Construction

Dateline Disney World takes you to the Magic Kingdom this week where off season refurbishments are underway, the dwarf coaster continues to rapidly move toward opening day. Lots of photos to share today. If you'd...

Fountain View Ice Cream at Yester Future World

The columns of water blasting skyward from the Fountain of Nations capture your attention—making it easy to overlook the ice cream fountain nearby. It’s Fountain View Ice Cream, the ice cream fountain with—you guessed...

Walt Disney World Water Park Fun and More Option

With so many ticket options and configurations at Walt Disney World, it can get a little overwhelming.  We all have a pretty good handle on the Park Hopping upgrade (if you don't, it's the...

Window to the Magic: Struck, Twisted and Summed Up

This week, Jeremiah takes you to Walt Disney Worls and to USF to enjoy a few weather themed attractions and ends with a custom thrill ride.  Included in this show are complete ride-throughs on...

WDW’s Biggest Challenges and Opportunities

In some ways, it seems like Walt Disney World is firing on all cylinders. The parks have never seemed more crowded, for one thing, and it hardly seems like there is an off-season anymore...

Meet the Amazing Tim Delaney, Disney Imagineer

On Saturday, February 8th, celebrated Disney Imagineer Tim Delaney will be giving a fascinating MiceChat exclusive presentation about the conception and construction of Disneyland Paris. There are just a few tickets left to this...

Dateline Disney World – Epcot Photos and News

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This was a pretty slow news week, and I almost got rained out. This week, we'll take a quick look at Epcot, where FastPass+ has taken over. Welcome...

Erasing Wonders of Life, 2014 Edition

Although Wonders of Life at Epcot closed forever on New Years Day 2007—over seven years ago—the golden domed pavilion has had a new life since then as the Festival Center. Yesterland looks at how...

Future WDW – A Vision of WDW’s 100th Anniversary

2071 is a long ways off. We are closer to WDW's birth in 1971 than to its 100th anniversary, and yet I'm struck by a desire to imagine the resort at that century mark....