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New Things Coming Soon to Disney

Check out the new things going on around Disney Parks. »

First Contact: How Disney Art can Transport You

"To all who come to this happy place, Welcome!" This was the opening statements Walt made on July 17, 1955. Tied into this statement are the posters throughout the Kingdoms of Disney. »

Disney Looks to Purchase a New Island

Disney interest in land for Cruise Line. Speculation of Disney purchasing Lighthouse Point on Eleuthera. »

Magic Behind the Music: MGM – Echo Lake – Soundsations

Just because many of the listeners on D-COT overlook it, doesn’t mean there isn’t still magic behind the music with the former show at the ABC Sound Studio. »

Quiz: Disney Princesses – Can You Ace This Royal Quiz?

With the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle spreading Royal Fever across the world this weekend, we thought that a Disney Princess quiz would be a great addition to all of the festivities! »

New Menu at Diamond Horseshoe May 23rd

Along with the announcement that alcohol will now be served, a new menu is to follow. »

In the Beginning……

We all have it. That one thing we relate to when we were a child. What was it for Walt? »

Magic Behind the Music: Disneyland – Adventureland – Jungle Cruise – Area Loop

Go back in time and to destinations unknown with the Jungle Cruise Area Loop. »

Quiz: Pocahontas: How Well Do You Know The Movie?

While not 100% historically accurate, this movie encompasses the Native American spirit. Take this quiz to test your knowledge, and see if you are ready to Paint With All The Colors Of The Wind. »

The Whispering… Err, Quiet Canyon

Disney responds to Tweets on Whispering Canyon. Antics possibly coming to an end. »

The Dragon in the Festival of Fantasy Parade Caught Fire

The head of the Maleficent dragon float caught on fire today at Disney's Magic Kingdom. »

The Real, Not So Slim Shady?

DLR opened its new queue for Dumbo on April 30th, 2018. »

In the Tiki, Tiki, Tiki, ……..

Have you ever noticed the Disney fascination with all that is Tiki? According to Wikipedia, Tiki was the first man created by Tane or Tumatuenga. To most of us it is the carved humanoid statues, or just the term we use to define the Pacific or Polynesian Cultures. »

Quiz: Disney’s Animal Kingdom – How Well Do You Know The Wild Theme Park?

Disney's Animal Kingdom is the largest park at Walt Disney World with areas representing several different continents and their respective cultures and environments. How well do you think that you know Animal Kingdom? Take this quiz and see if you have what it takes to walk on the WILD side of Disney! »

Magic Behind the Music: Epcot – Mexico Pavilion – El Rio Del Tiempo

Take a trip back in time with this D-COT audio track of the Epcot Mexico Pavilion's former ride. »

The Blue Sky Cellar

The Blue Sky Cellar is not open at Disney's California Adventure. This venue contains the information to the change from Paradise Pier to Pixar Pier. Much like the Opera House in DLR, this venue contains artistic works and models of what is to come this summer. »

The Future of the Wonders of Life

Wonders of Life is not being used during the Flower and Garden Festival. It is getting roof refurbishments and has potential for an intellectual property tie-in and interior refurb. »

The First Woman Imagineer

The answer might surprise you! March was Women's History month so please forgive my tardiness. Harriet Burns was Walt's first female Imagineer in 1955! In a male dominated field and time, Harriet Burns shined and Walt, with the Midas Touch of talent, was impressed by what Harriet brought to the table. »

Quiz: Eats and Treats Around the World

Epcot's World Showcase is a must-see for many guests who are visiting Walt Disney World. This section of the park offers so many delicious opportunities to try different foods and amazing cuisines from around the world. »

Magic Behind the Music: Magic Kingdom – Entrance Music – Area Loop

Take a closer look at one of the earliest and most popular tracks on D-COT's Jukebox: Magic Kingdom - Entrance Music - Area Loop. »