Theme Park Local Blog

Theme Park Local Blog

Remembering Mickey’s Toontown Fair

Where Story Book Circus sits today, in Magic Kingdom, had been home to many different incarnations of what was finally Mickey's Toontown Fair. This area was home to Mickey and Minnie's summer homes, Donald Duck's boat, Pete's Garage (restrooms)...

Meet and Greets at Walt Disney World

Character meet and greets at Walt Disney World can make for some of the most magical moments of your vacation. I'm not just talking about for the kids. You would be surprised how much everyone in the family enjoys...

Spring Concerts: Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando and More

We have entered perhaps my favorite time of the year in Central Florida!  This is a season full of beautiful weather, low crowds, and my favorite, concerts at the theme parks.  These concerts are typically included with the price...

Sea World’s Halloween Spooktacular

For the second year in a row we attended the Halloween Spooktacular at Sea World Orlando.  This event is held during the weekends in October.  Sea World's Halloween Spooktacular is not a hard ticket event, any guest with admission to...

Boma at Walt Disney World “A Party for Your Taste Buds”

There are more than a few restaurants at the Walt Disney World Resort where I have never had a meal. I try my hardest to try new dining experiences but in the end settle for the familiar. As my wife’s...

Read This Before Attending Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World

Last night we attended our first Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party in three years. We would attend them regularly prior to this but the past few years we have found it necessary to skip the event. I found...

Public Service Announcement: Smoking at the Disney Parks, EPCOT Edition

Smoking at the Theme Parks is a privilege and not a right. The sooner the smokers who visit the theme parks realize this fact, the better chance the privilege has to continue. I write this article not just as...

Reaction to Change at Walt Disney World

  As Disney fans we are highly critical of many decisions that are made that might change the place that we hold so dear, Walt Disney World.  We react and overreact to announcements of change as if it were a...

Cast Member Interactions at Walt Disney World

I want to start with full disclosure.  I have been a cast member at the Walt Disney World resort and am returning to a new role soon and know firsthand that there can be “magical” moments made between cast...

Please Stand Clear of the Doors and Check Out the ResortLoop.com Podcast

For years I have been an avid listener of Walt Disney World related podcasts.  I just can't get enough of people talking about Walt Disney World.  It was especially helpful before our move to Florida when we were in...

In Case You Missed It

The Nightmare Before Christmas makes “everybody scream” this June in Disneyland

Spooky means fun when The Nightmare Before Christmas takes over Disneyland This is Halloween...everybody scream...in this town of Halloween!  Jack Skellington and The Nightmare Before...