The plan for the day was to visit Animal Kingdom and then park hop to Disney’s Hollywood Studios to see the new Star Wars fireworks show; however, after five hours of visiting many of our favorite Animal Kingdom attractions, we decided it would be fun to visit Magic Kingdom for a while. So we headed to the bus stop, only to watch the Magic Kingdom bus pull away as we walked.
Welcome to this month’s Blogorail Orange Loop. Today we are sharing the best Disney attractions to visit if it’s a rainy day at Disney. While each Disney park has some great attractions to help avoid rain, Disney’s Hollywood Studios is my favorite park to visit on a particularly rainy Disney day. The majority of the […]
Follow my blog with Bloglovin Visitors to Disney’s Hollywood Studios have been entertained by Kermit, Fozzie, Ms. Piggy, and friends at Muppet*Vision 3D since May of 1991, just two years after the park’s opening. This beloved attraction is filled with the typical Muppet brand of chaos, punny jokes, and cheap 3D tricks. While this attraction […]
Welcome to this month’s Magical Blogorail Blue loop. Today we are sharing the must-dos on your first Disney vacation. Located at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Fantasmic is a show you will definitely want to add to your must do list. This spectacular nighttime extravaganza combines fireworks, live Disney characters, Disney animation on water screens, lasers, and […]
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – Beginning May 15, 2015, the Force returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios as Star Wars Weekends combines the fun and adventure of the Star Wars franchise with the magic of Disney Parks. This year’s event welcomes a new show, “Star Wars: Rebels,” new locations for autograph sessions and merchandise and several […]
Disney’s Hollywood Studios is home to few fantastic table service restaurants. After entering the park, take the first left past the Crossroads of the World and head toward Echo Lake. On your left, you’ll find one of my personal favorite places to dine at Hollywood Studios, the 50’s Prime Time Café. If my family is […]
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. – The “Frozen” fun of Arendelle won’t melt away on Labor Day, as “Frozen Summer Fun LIVE!” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios has been extended through Sept. 28, 2014. The popularity of the icy special event prompted Anna, Elsa, Olaf and their polar pals to extend their stay at the Walt Disney […]
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — This summer, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be celebrating “Frozen,” the hit animated feature film from Disney, with a daily character procession, sing-alongs with Anna and Elsa, fireworks, a polar playground, ice skating rink, ice carving demonstrations and a nightly party featuring a live band, all themed to the worldwide phenomenon. From […]
Stitch is my absolute favorite Disney character. I love seeing him in the Disney parks and having breakfast with him at ‘Ohana! One of my favorite things about Stitch is that I actually got to see the Disney animators at work creating Lilo & Stitch! Years ago, the Orlando branch of Walt Disney Animation was […]
Steamboat Willie is one of my favorite Disney W’s. At the end of Fantasmic!, this steamboat travels across the water as many of your favorite Disney characters wave to the park guests. I always love looking for my favorite characters as the boat passes by. Characters aboard the boat often include Mickey, Snow White, the […]
Disney’s Hollywood Studios opened as Walt Disney World’s third park in May of 1989. The park is dedicated to movie magic. From the Golden Era of Hollywood on Sunset Blvd. to the action of stunt shows, there is something for everyone at this Disney park. Let’s take a look at our top 10 must do’s for Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The power of the Force returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios for five consecutive weekends (every Friday, Saturday and Sunday) from May 16-June 15, 2014 for the park’s annual Star Wars Weekends. Guests will enjoy a galactic event jam-packed with out-of-this-universe entertainment and their favorite Disney’s Hollywood Studios attractions. More than 60 characters from the Star […]
When Disney-MGM Studios opened in 1989, the Earful Tower served as the park’s icon. The Earful Tower is a water tower topped with a giant pair of Mickey ears. The water tower is best viewed from The Backlot Tour. Now you might wonder what a water tower has to do with a park themed to […]
Beauty & The Beast – Live On Stage is my favorite show at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. It has been a must do for my family for as long as I can remember. The show features the classic tale as old as time, wonderful music, and gorgeous costumes. It’s combines classic Disney storytelling with a Broadway-style […]
The Backlot Tour at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is filled with some great pieces of Disney history. One of my favorites is Walt’s plane, seen in the photo above. In addition to this piece of Disney history, there are also a lot of props from various films. Among some of the movie props at the Backlot […]
The Backlot Tour at Disney’s Hollywood Studios has always been an attraction I especially enjoyed visiting. One of the highlights was seeing props from recent Disney films. After the 1996 live action version of 101 Dalmations was filmed, Disney sent some of the props to the Backlot Tour. In the photo above, you can see […]
In February we celebrate true love with Valentine’s Day. I couldn’t think of anything better for a February calendar shot than my favorite Disney couple, Beauty & The Beast. This photo was taken at my favorite WDW show, Beauty & The Beast – Live On Stage. I love seeing this Tale As Old As Time […]
Muppet*Vision 3D is one of my favorite attractions at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. It’s filled with many hidden details which really help bring the attraction to life. Even the area outside the theater is Muppet themed and filled with more of these unique details. Next time you’re outside near Muppet*Vision 3D, take a closer look at […]
When I saw the theme for this week’s Wordless Wednesday, the first thing that came to mind was Rock ‘n Roller Coaster – one of the Quickest rides at Disney. The Rock ‘n Roller Coaster limos take off from 0 to 60 mph in just 2.8 seconds! Now that is one quick car!
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