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Nov 04, 2017, 18:50 ET "Going to Disney World!" Houston Astros Players Celebrate Team's First-Ever World Series Title with Victory Parade at Walt Disney World Resort

The Houston Astros' World Series victory celebration made its way from coast to coast Saturday, culminating in a colorful parade at Walt Disney...


Nov 03, 2017, 12:35 ET Houston Astros Star Players "Going To Disney World!'' For World Series Victory Parade Saturday At Magic Kingdom Park

After the city of Houston revels in the Astros' first-ever World Series victory, the heroes of the club's championship team will be "Going to...


Sep 14, 2017, 15:36 ET Descubre Aún Más Magia Esta Temporada Navideña en Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney World Resort es el lugar ideal para disfrutar la temporada navideña con parques temáticos y resorts brillando con radiantes...


Sep 14, 2017, 15:24 ET Discover Even More Magic This Holiday Season at Walt Disney World Resort

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida, Sept. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- Walt Disney World Resort is the place to be this holiday season as theme...


Sep 14, 2017, 15:15 ET Discover Even More Magic This Holiday Season at Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney World Resort is the place to be this holiday season as theme parks and resort hotels sparkle with jolly decorations that bring the...


Aug 30, 2017, 16:36 ET El Primer Vehículo de Slinky® Dog Dash Ride Llega a Disney's Hollywood Studios

Coincidiendo con el National Slinky® Day, Walt Disney World Resort reveló hoy el primer vehículo de la atracción Slinky® Dog Dash, una montaña rusa...


Aug 30, 2017, 11:34 ET First Slinky® Dog Dash Ride Vehicle Arrives at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Fittingly on National Slinky® Day today, Walt Disney World Resort revealed the first attraction vehicle for Slinky® Dog Dash, a brand-new family...


May 24, 2017, 14:27 ET Disney Dedicates Pandora - The World of Avatar, a New Land of Other-Worldly Sights, Sounds and Experiences at Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park

In grand preview dedication ceremonies for media today, Disney's Animal Kingdom unveiled a world out of this world -- of massive mountains floating...


Mar 09, 2017, 17:59 ET Pandora - The World of Avatar at Disney's Animal Kingdom: Explore the Magic of Nature in a Distant World Unlike Any Other

Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney's Animal Kingdom opens May 27 at the Walt Disney World Resort. The all-new land will immerse guests in a...


Feb 16, 2017, 17:48 ET New Guest Experiences Coming to Disney's Coronado Springs and Caribbean Beach Resorts at Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney World Resort continues to invest in the guest experience of its resort hotels and will soon be offering enhanced dining options, added...


Feb 09, 2017, 11:54 ET New "Happily Ever After" Fireworks and Projection Spectacular to Debut May 12 at Magic Kingdom Park

It's no secret that every 'once upon a time' story ends with 'happily ever after.' Beginning May 12, Walt Disney World Resort guests will discover...


Feb 07, 2017, 19:33 ET Disney Announces May 27 as Opening Date For Pandora - The World of Avatar at Disney's Animal Kingdom

Pandora – The World of Avatar will open at Disney's Animal Kingdom on Saturday, May 27, it was announced today by Disney CEO Bob Iger during The...


Feb 06, 2017, 19:20 ET Milestone Magic! Super Bowl Hero James White Marks A 30-Year Tradition In Gala "Going To Disney World" Parade Monday At The Magic Kingdom

It was 1987 when the winning quarterback in Super Bowl XXI began a tradition of going to Disney World to celebrate. That would carve out a place...


Jan 26, 2017, 17:19 ET Magic Kingdom Shines The Spotlight On Five Pro Bowl Football Stars Jan. 27 With A Celebration Parade Down Main Street, U.S.A.

Their gridiron accomplishments made them standouts worthy of selection for the 2017 NFL Pro Bowl. But even before Sunday's classic game at...


Dec 05, 2016, 22:45 ET New Star Wars Experiences Coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios

A galaxy of new Star Wars experiences is coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios beginning mid-December. The announcement – made today at Walt Disney...


Oct 01, 2016, 10:47 ET New Benefits Coming to Walt Disney World Passholders During Resort's 45th Anniversary Year

 Wrapped in exciting fall events, the merriest of holiday happenings and a 2017 filled with spectacular openings, Walt Disney World Resort is...


Sep 27, 2016, 13:10 ET Clock Ticking for America's High School Students to Participate in 10th Annual Disney Dreamers Academy

Time is running out for high school students nationwide to be a part of the 2017 Disney Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and ESSENCE Magazine -...


Aug 15, 2016, 10:09 ET Two New Holiday Event Packages Are Now Available at Walt Disney World Resort

 Available just in time for the 2016 holiday season, groups can now enjoy two new event offerings at Walt Disney World Resort including the...


Aug 11, 2016, 14:54 ET Walt Disney World Resort le da la bienvenida a una nueva Princesa

 Walt Disney World Resort será el lugar donde las familias podrán ver a la nueva Princesa de Disney – la primera inspirada en...


Aug 11, 2016, 14:09 ET Walt Disney World Resort Welcomes a New Princess

 Walt Disney World Resort will be the place where families can see Disney's newest princess – the first inspired by diverse Latin...


Jun 01, 2016, 15:01 ET Applications Now Open for the Tenth Annual Disney Dreamers Academy at Walt Disney World Resort with Steve Harvey and ESSENCE

 High school students nationwide can now apply to be among 100 students selected to participate in the 2017 Disney Dreamers Academy with Steve...


Mar 02, 2016, 16:45 ET Experiencias de Películas Taquilleras Debutarán Este Verano en los Cuatro Parques Temáticos de Walt Disney World Resort

 Una insuperable alineación de atracciones de éxitos taquilleros debutará en Walt Disney World Resort este verano comenzando el...


Feb 19, 2016, 18:29 ET Star Wars se apodera del cielo este verano con un nuevo y exitoso espectáculo nocturno en Walt Disney World Resort

 Continuando con la extraordinaria popularidad de Star Wars: El Despertar de la Fuerza, Walt Disney World Resort revela nuevo entretenimiento...


Feb 19, 2016, 18:24 ET Star Wars Takes to the Skies This Summer in New Blockbuster Nighttime Spectacular at Walt Disney World Resort

 Following the extraordinary popularity of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Walt Disney World Resort is unveiling even more Star Wars-themed...


Feb 19, 2016, 11:10 ET Star Wars Takes to the Skies This Summer in New Blockbuster Nighttime Spectacular at Walt Disney World Resort

 Following the extraordinary popularity of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Walt Disney World Resort is unveiling even more Star Wars-themed...