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Royal Makeover Underway As Cinderella Castle Transforms At The Magic Kingdom

Disney announced back in February that Cinderella Cast was going to receive a royal makeover in honor of the Magic Kingdom's 50th anniversary.  As you can see in the concept art below, the castle will add rich new colors...
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Cinderella Castle at Walt Disney World Resort to Receive Royal Makeover

It’s an exciting day here at The Most Magical Place on Earth — Walt Disney World! For those who I haven’t met yet, my name is Jason—and I have the incredible honor of leading the team at Magic Kingdom Park,...
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My First Disney Skyliner Flight Is Scheduled

Amazing news!  I will be riding the Disney Skyliner next week for the very first time.  Some amazing cast members have reached out and offered to make some magical moments, allowing me to take my first flight! I am not...
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A Little Pick Me Up With Joffrey’s Coffee Before You Take Flight

A brand new kiosk was recently built in front of the Disney Skyliner station at Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort.  At first, it was assumed to be an information booth, with cast members ready to direct guests to their destination. ...
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First “Official” Ride Footage Released Inside The Disney Skyliner Gondolas

One day after we shared the very first (leaked) photo from inside a Disney Skyliner gondola, Disney released the first "official" ride footage featuring sweeping aerial views of Walt Disney World. Select riders are featured enjoying the ride with...
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There’s Magic in the Air with New Disney Skyliner

Officially from the Disney Parks Blog:  We’re primed for take-off, as Walt Disney World Resort is about to glide into a new transportation era. When Disney Skyliner takes flight, Sept. 29, 2019, guests aboard this complimentary transportation system will see one-of-a-kind views of...
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Disney Skyliner Gondola On Board Announcements Confirmed

Back in February, when I reported that the Disney Skyliner gondolas would have a power supply on board, I have been speculating that there would also be on board lighting and sound.  Well, back in June, I confirmed the...
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Disney Skyliner Crews Successfully Repair And Re-Hang The Epcot Line Haul Rope

Doppelmayr decided to address a pending issue with the haul rope extending from Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort to Epcot's International Gateway the day before Hurricane Dorian was set to make landfall in Florida. Crews discovered that after extensive load testing...
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Disney Cast Member Training Begins As Doppelmayr Officially Turns Over The Disney Skyliner

Back in July, I reported that the target date for Doppelmayr to turn over the Disney Skyliner to Disney operations, would be on August 28.  Today, it officially happened. Doppelmayr, the company responsible for the design and construction of the...
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Exploring Epcot “Live” All The New Changes Announced At D23

So many exciting announcements came out of the D23 Expo over the weekend including new information and attractions coming with the massive Epcot expansion. Yesterday, I took a two hour live tour through Epcot to explore where and when all...

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