Temporary Closures, Refurbishments & Dining Enhancements Coming Soon to Some Disneyland Resort Hotels

Two hotel fast-casual food spots are getting spruced up at the Disneyland® Resort, also adding gorgeous new bar seating for pool goers and hotel Guests.   Tangaroa Terrace, the South Seas hideaway at the Disneyland Hotel, is closing soon and will re-open in early 2019 as Tangaroa Terrace Bar & Grill. The restaurant’s ‘50s Tiki-inspired design, however, will remain … Read moreTemporary Closures, Refurbishments & Dining Enhancements Coming Soon to Some Disneyland Resort Hotels

The 8 BIG Updates From Walt Disney World (and Beyond) This Week (October 2-8, 2017)

This week at Walt Disney World, an upcharge experience outside the Magic Kingdom returns after a hiatus, a new attraction opens in Tomorrowland, and new discounts for 2018 are announced. Outside Walt Disney World, SeaWorld eyes a potential (partial) buyer, plus Universal makes some changes to its Bill and Ted show. 1. Magic Kingdom Ferrytale … Read moreThe 8 BIG Updates From Walt Disney World (and Beyond) This Week (October 2-8, 2017)

Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Closing Rock”n” Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith For Refurbishment

As being reported by Orlando Theme Park News, Theme Park Tourist, and other media outlets, the Rock “N” Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith will be closing down on October 27th for a refurbishment and will not reopen until November 10, 2016. Along with the attraction itself, Disney will also be closing off access to the entire … Read moreDisney’s Hollywood Studios – Closing Rock”n” Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith For Refurbishment

7 MORE Confirmed Refurbishments Coming Soon to Walt Disney World (October 2016)

Being reported by Theme Park Tourist..By Amanda Kondolojy, Sunday, October 16, 2016 23:22 Disney parks are constantly changing their refurbishment schedules, making it difficult for guests to keep up with the operating times and latest news regarding their favorite attractions, resorts, shops, and restaurants. Here are a few big, upcoming changes that are either confirmed … Read more7 MORE Confirmed Refurbishments Coming Soon to Walt Disney World (October 2016)

Magic Kingdom Update: Repainting Tomorrowland & Other Current Refurbishments

 -Reported on by Orlando Theme Park News  Sunday, October 02, 2016 | Posted by OTPN Administrator  After going through another busy summer season, the Magic Kingdom Park has finally entered one the quietest times of the year (mind you, that doesn’t always mean that wait times will be that much lower, especially during certain times … Read moreMagic Kingdom Update: Repainting Tomorrowland & Other Current Refurbishments

3 Confirmed and Rumored Changes Coming Soon to Tomorrowland at the Magic Kingdom

Changes in the works at The Magic Kingdom’s Tomorrowland, as reported this morning by our friends over at Theme Park Tourist. Some of these are almost completed (#1), some are in progress (#2) and some is still rumor (#3). We at Destinations With Character are especially interested in your thoughts of #3, the rumor of … Read more3 Confirmed and Rumored Changes Coming Soon to Tomorrowland at the Magic Kingdom

Hollywood Studios Update: Demolition Progress (PART 2)

Here’s the second part of a two part look by our friends over at Orlando Theme Park news of the construction and refurbishments currently going on over at Disney’s Hollywood Studios… Monday, August 22, 2016 | Posted by OTPN Administrator Welcome to the second part of our newest Disney’s Hollywood Studios photo-report. Don’t forget to … Read moreHollywood Studios Update: Demolition Progress (PART 2)

Hollywood Studios Update: Demolition Progress (PART 1)

Here’s the first of a two part look at what’s coming on over at Disney’s Hollywood Studios by our friends over at Orlando Theme Park News… Monday, August 22, 2016 | Posted by OTPN Administrator Star Wars Land is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. We all know that for a fact, but few Guests have … Read moreHollywood Studios Update: Demolition Progress (PART 1)

Magic Kingdom Update: Tomorrowland is Changing (Part 2)

Here’s the second of a 2 part photo look at current refurbishments going on at the Magic Kingdom, and talk of big changes coming to Tomorrowland, from our great friends at Orlando Theme Park News. Saturday, August 13, 2016 | Posted by OTPN Administrator Welcome to the second part of our newest Magic Kingdom photo-report, … Read moreMagic Kingdom Update: Tomorrowland is Changing (Part 2)

Magic Kingdom Update: Tomorrowland is Changing (Part 1)

Here’s the first of a 2 part photo look at current refurbishments going on at the Magic Kingdom, and talk of big changes coming to Tomorrowland, from our great friends at Orlando Theme Park News. Saturday, August 13, 2016 | Posted by OTPN Administrator Magic Kingdom’s Tomorrowland is going to look very different in the … Read moreMagic Kingdom Update: Tomorrowland is Changing (Part 1)

Contemporary Resort Exterior Painting Project Update

As reported by Orlando Theme Park News… As it was previously reported, the exterior of Disney’s Contemporary Resort is currently undergoing cleaning and painting. Starting from today (Friday, Aug. 5), the 4th floor observation deck will be closed to all Guest traffic for 3 to 4 weeks. Exterior painting will begin on this side of … Read moreContemporary Resort Exterior Painting Project Update

Magic Kingdom Entertainment Adjustments for August 2016

 As reported by our friends at Orlando Theme Park News…… Monday, August 01, 2016 | Posted by OTPN Administrator Guests visiting the Magic Kingdom Park should be advised that, due to concrete work planned to take place along Main Street USA, some of the entertainment offerings will be partially impacted on August 4, 8, 15, … Read moreMagic Kingdom Entertainment Adjustments for August 2016

Polynesian Village Update: Fence Installation Continues

As reported by our friends at Orlando Theme Park News…… Monday, August 01, 2016 | Posted by OTPN Administrator Even though the major refurbishment (or “reimagining”) of Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort officially came to an end a few months ago, more work continues to be done around this beautifully-themed resort to improve its appearance. In … Read morePolynesian Village Update: Fence Installation Continues

Magic Kingdom Update: New Look for Carousel of Progress

As reported by Orlando Theme Park News: In this day and age, it’s not surprising to hear Guests visiting the Magic Kingdom Park saying that Tomorrowland looks quite dated, thanks to the contrasting color schemes and themed elements that are not present throughout the entire land. Fortunately, it looks like the park is about to … Read moreMagic Kingdom Update: New Look for Carousel of Progress

5 Confirmed Refurbishments Coming This Summer to Walt Disney World (July 2016)

Here’s the current report this morning from our friends at Theme Park Tourist regarding refurbishments happening this summer at the Walt Disney World Resort.  Submitted by Amanda Kondolojy on Monday, June 27, 2016 05:46 Disney parks are constantly changing their refurbishment schedules, making it difficult for guests to keep up with the operating times and … Read more5 Confirmed Refurbishments Coming This Summer to Walt Disney World (July 2016)