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Magic Behind the Music: Epcot – American Adventure Pavilion – Voices of Liberty – Battle Hymn of the Republic

As freedom rings, the Voices of Liberty sing, at Epcot and on the D-COT Jukebox! »

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of the Epcot France Pavilion

On October 1, 1982, Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center opened with five Future World pavilions and nine World Showcase Pavilions -- Mexico, China, Germany, Italy, American Adventure, Japan, France, United Kingdom, Canada. Located along the World Showcase Lagoon, the Epcot France Pavilion is full of authentic merchandise, food, and music. Take this fun quiz and test your knowledge of Epcot’s France Pavilion! »

Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway in Disneyland

Mickey and Minnie's Runaway Railway reportedly coming to Mickey's Toontown in Disneyland. Expected to be announced in November. Will only replace a gift shop. »

Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Aristocats?

The classic Walt Disney animated film The Aristocats, tells the story of a family of aristocratic cats, and an ally cat who helps being kidnapped by their evil butler. The Aristocats is full of musical numbers, witty one liners, and touching moments that are sure to please viewers of every age. Take this fun quiz and test your knowledge of Walt Disney’s: The Aristocats! »

A Vista into a World of Wondrous Ideas

The future was Tomorrowland. When I think back throughout the history of this land, it seems to me, it is the most active. Not just in the type of attractions, but in the coming and goings of those attractions. If I had to guess which land had the highest turnover of attractions, It would be Tomorrowland. In fact, it wasn't even completed by opening day. The TV Special was filmed very carefully. Walt Disney initially ran out of money and had to generate a bit more revenue to complete this land. »

Magic Behind the Music: Magic Kingdom – Liberty Square – Haunted Mansion

Welcome, foolish mortal, to the Haunted Mansion on the D-COT Jukebox! »

Quiz: Walt Disney World’s Tom Sawyer Island

The original Tom Sawyer Island opened to the public at Disneyland Resort in 1956, and has the distinction of being the only attraction actually designed by Walt Disney himself. Walt found himself unhappy with the island’s original design, so days before construction was scheduled to begin, he took the plans home and re-imagined the landscape design, creating the inlets, coves and overall shape that the island is known for today. Today, there are versions of this classic attraction at Walt Disney World, Disneyland Resort and Tokyo Disneyland. Take this fun quiz to test your knowledge of Walt Disney World’s Tom Sawyer Island. »

Magic Behind the Music: MGM – Tower of Terror – The Twilight Zone Ridethrough

Drop in to the D-COT Jukebox to relive the sounds of the Twilight Zone Tower of Terror! »

Welcome to this Happy Place

I was having trouble with thinking of what to write about. On the flight to WDW last week I sat next to some people and they gave me a great idea. I will be entering into a series about the lands specifically in the parks. What better starting place then Main Street USA at Disneyland Resort. Credit Disney Parks Main Street is commonly referred to as the Welcome Mat. It channels the population to the central hub, anchored by the castle, to be distributed to other areas of the park. Main Street was designed in Walts minds eye. It was a reverence for the past in Marceline. Like any other land, it has changed over the years. When the park opened, there was a shop called “Hollywood-Maxwell Brassi... »

Quiz: Test Your Knowledge of the Epcot United Kingdom Pavilion

On October 1, 1982, Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center opened with five Future World pavilions and nine World Showcase Pavilions -- Mexico, China, Germany, Italy, American Adventure, Japan, France, United Kingdom, Canada. Located along the World Showcase Lagoon, the Epcot United Kingdom Pavilion is full of authentic merchandise, food, and music. Take this fun quiz and test your knowledge of Epcot’s United Kingdom Pavilion! »

Magic Behind the Music: Magic Kingdom – Frontierland – Pecos Bill’s Tall Tale Inn & Cafe

Sit a spell and listen to the sounds of D-COT's own unofficial photo spot at Pecos Bill's on the Jukebox! »

Quiz: Walt Disney World’s Splash Mountain

While at Walt Disney World, you can embark on a fun log flume ride featuring characters and songs from a classic film featuring Brer Rabbit, Brer, Bear, Brer Fox, and all of their friends! The sensational ride features a cast of over 100 choreographed Audio-Animatronics including frogs, turtles, birds, and other happy singing animals. Take this fun quiz to test your knowledge of Walt Disney World’s Splash Mountain. »

Magic Behind the Music: Disney’s California Adventure – Grizzly River Run Area Loop

Let your mind float away on the music from Grizzly River Run on the D-COT Jukebox! »

Quiz: Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room

The Disney kingdom may have all started with a mouse (Mickey!), but the Disney Audio-Animatronic robots all started with a bird — a mechanical bird that Walt Disney himself purchased in the 1950s, while on vacation in Europe. This small mechanical bird became the inspiration for Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room While at Walt Disney World, you can enter a tropical ceremonial house, and as the lights dim, colorful birds spring to life and sing a series of fun and catchy island songs. The classic show features a cast of over 225 choreographed Audio-Animatronic performers, including parrots, cockatoos, orchids, drumming Tiki statues and chanting wooden masks. Take this fun quiz to test y... »

The Rumors of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: The Fate of Star Tours

Star Wars Land will be separated from Star Tours by Grand Avenue. Multiple theories on what will happen to Star Tours have sprung up. »

In Search Of

No, this isn't an article on Leonard Nimoy. This is about my all time favorite film from the Disney stables, Mary Poppins. Being so close to the D-Cot meet n greet, Ive been ruminating over what to write about. My last article before I fly across the country to immerse myself in magic and wonderment. In perusing D23's website, I found ...... Inspiration! »

Magic Behind the Music: Magic Kingdom – Tomorrowland – Carousel of Progress

It's a great, big, beautiful today when you listen to Walt Disney's Carousel of Progress on the D-COT Jukebox! »

Quiz: How Well Do You Know The Emperor’s New Groove?

The fantastic Disney film, The Emperor’s New Groove is a hilarious yet heartwarming tale of finding friendships, even when you don’t think that you need anyone. Narrated by himself throughout the film, the 18-year-old selfish and egotistical emperor of the Inca kingdom in The Emperor’s New Groove, routinely punishes anyone who disappoints him or "throw off his groove". Take this fun quiz and test your knowledge of Walt Disney’s: The Emperor’s New Groove! »

Tropical Hideaway Coming to Disneyland’s Adventureland

The Tropical Hideaway is coming soon to Disneyland's Adventureland. This new food stop will be on the banks of the longest river in Anaheim. »

Entertainment D-Day

Disney is cutting a multitude of entertainment options, and unexpectedly soon. »