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Nov 16, 2016, 21:38 ET Disney and Intel Light Up the Skies at Disney Springs With Hundreds of Twinkling Choreographed Drones

This holiday season, guests at Disney Springs – the shopping, dining and entertainment district of Walt Disney World Resort – will get a chance to...


Feb 29, 2016, 11:29 ET Disney Springs Continues to Grow and Add Even More Exceptional Dining and Retail Experiences

As Disney Springs continues to expand and double its dining, shopping and entertainment options at Walt Disney World Resort, more exciting...


Jan 04, 2016, 12:31 ET Disney Vacation Club Celebrates 25 Years

Disney Vacation Club, a leader in vacation ownership, celebrates its 25th Anniversary this year. Since its debut in 1991, Disney Vacation club has...


Dec 22, 2015, 09:07 ET Travel Weekly Readers Select Adventures by Disney, Disney Cruise Line, and Walt Disney World Resort as the "Best of the Best" for Vacation Experiences

 Adventures by Disney, Disney Cruise Line and Walt Disney World Resort were honored as the "best of the best" for vacation experiences in the...


Jun 26, 2014, 16:45 ET New This Summer: Walt Disney World Guests Can Join In the 'Frozen' Fun of the Hit Film at Disney's Hollywood Studios

 This summer, Disney's Hollywood Studios will be celebrating "Frozen," the hit animated feature film from Disney, with a daily character...


May 28, 2014, 13:57 ET Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Coaster Officially Opens at Walt Disney World Resort, Completing New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom

 Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, a playful and musical family-style coaster that immerses guests in the timeless story of Snow White and the Seven...


May 02, 2014, 11:26 ET Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, New Walt Disney World Coaster, To Grand Open for Guests May 28

 Seven Dwarfs Mine Train, the crowning jewel of New Fantasyland in the Magic Kingdom, will officially open to Walt Disney World guests on May...


Feb 06, 2014, 16:26 ET New, Kid-Sized Vacation Package Means Big Savings for Families at Walt Disney World in 2014

 With the start of the new year comes new ways for families with little ones to experience all of the magic Walt Disney World Resort has to...


Feb 03, 2014, 00:20 ET Linebacker Malcolm Smith Celebrates the Seattle Seahawks Victory in Super Bowl XLVIII - He's "Going to Disney World!"

 Amid a mid-winter blizzard -- of confetti – linebacker Malcolm Smith of the Seattle Seahawks continued a magical tradition Sunday night...


Nov 22, 2013, 11:00 ET Families With Little Ones Enjoy Special Savings at Walt Disney World Early in 2014

 'Tis the season for jolly surprises, so there's no better time than now for families with little ones to pop the good news to their...


Feb 22, 2011, 15:30 ET Yolanda Adams and Raven Symone Headline Slate of Speakers at the 2011 Disney's Dreamers Academy

WHO: Yolanda Adams and Raven Symone join comedian Steve Harvey and 112 students participating in the 2011 Disney's Dreamers Academy....


Nov 16, 2010, 09:35 ET The Walt Disney World Moms Panel and Celebrity Guests Star in New Vacation Planning Videos

Need suggestions on how to plan an unforgettable family getaway?  Look no further than the Walt Disney World Moms Panel.  Disney's 43...


Sep 13, 2010, 08:25 ET Mirror Mirror On The Wall... Will You Apply to the Moms Panel this Fall?

Your passion for making magical Disney vacation memories reaches "to infinity and beyond."  Providing Disney trip suggestions comes with ease....


Aug 18, 2010, 14:42 ET Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel Serves Up Food & Wine Classic

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel is offering guests a chance to indulge at the first annual Food & Wine Classic at the Walt Disney...


Jan 04, 2010, 09:05 ET The Walt Disney World(R) Moms Panel Boasts 43 Panelists in 2010, Featuring 21 New Members

What do a ballet teacher from Alabama, a paralegal from North Carolina and a NASA rocket scientist from Maryland all have in common? An...


Oct 26, 2009, 10:41 ET Disney's Newest Royalty, Princess Tiana, Makes Debut at Walt Disney World Resort in October and at Disneyland Resort in November

Starting Oct. 26, Walt Disney World guests will be treated to first-ever appearances by Princess Tiana, star of the upcoming Walt Disney Pictures...


Sep 10, 2009, 08:05 ET Celebrating the Start of the Third Year: Disney Expands Walt Disney World Moms Panel and Seeks New 'Mouse' Experts for 2010

Is Disney your go-to family vacation? Are you a master at coordinating everything from character breakfasts to family reunions? If so,...


Aug 28, 2009, 15:47 ET Disney's Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey Begins Looking for 2010 Class

Do you know a high school student that could use some encouragement in their lives or a push of excitement toward their goals? Disney's...


Aug 24, 2009, 10:25 ET Stars Lend Their Vacation Planning 'Talents' to the Walt Disney World Moms Panel

Looking to plan an unforgettable Walt Disney World vacation? Stars Joey Fatone of "Dancing with the Stars," Lisa Whelchel from "The Facts of...


Aug 03, 2009, 13:37 ET Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort Pays Tribute to Nation's Workers with a Commemorative '$99 in 09' Labor Day Deal

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort is rewarding laborers across the country with an affordable getaway to one of the world's...


May 13, 2009, 14:44 ET Television Personality Joan Lunden, Actor/Comedian Brad Garrett Go 'On the Record' With Best Walt Disney World Vacation Tips

Celebrities Join the 16-Member Walt Disney World Moms Panel to Share Personal Park Insights - Moms Panel Debuts New "How-to" Videos - Want the...


May 11, 2009, 14:04 ET Disney Channel Stars Ahoy! Kodak and Disney Cruise Line Bring Exclusive Fan Experience to the High Seas

Disney Channel stars set sail aboard the Disney Wonder during 'Disney Channel Summer at Sea' In a Disney exclusive, numerous Disney Channel...


Feb 13, 2009, 00:00 ET Video: Largest-Ever Gathering of 'American Idol' Winners Joins in Premiere of Attraction at Walt Disney World

On Stage or in the Audience, 'The American Idol Experience' Immerses Guests in the Pop-Culture Phenomenon With the largest-ever gathering of...


Feb 04, 2009, 10:00 ET Pittsburgh Fans Can Celebrate Their Team's Football Championship With a Free Night at The Walt Disney World Swan And Dolphin Resort

Pennsylvania residents will receive a free third night when booking two at the at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort Pittsburgh fans...


Jan 05, 2009, 08:01 ET Academy Award Nominated Actress Angela Bassett Joins Walt Disney World Moms Panel with her Disney Vacation Tips

Actress Helps Debut 16 New Parents for the 2009 Walt Disney World Moms Panel Celebrating an exceptional opening year, Disney Parks has launched...