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Get ready for the New Year at Walt Disney World

Get ready for the New Year at Walt Disney World

December 12, 2017, 12:12 PM · Do you want to spend New Year's Eve with hundreds of thousands of other revelers, but not freeze in the cold in New York's Times Square? Then it's time to book that last-minute flight to Orlando and get ready to ring in 2018 at Walt Disney World.

Disney might host the nation's second-biggest New Year's Eve celebration, if you include the festivities across all the theme parks and hotels at the resort. Disney even allows fans a head start on the party, running its New Year's Eve fireworks in the Magic Kingdom on December 30 as well as on the 31st. Keep reading...

Watch a young Theme Park Insider at work on NBC Wednesday night

December 12, 2017, 11:39 AM · If you will indulge a proud parent for a moment, I'd like to reward you with a sneak peek at some emerging Hollywood talent that might just end up working on theme park projects one day.

If you're game, tune into the Golden Globes 75th Anniversary Special, airing Wednesday night at 9pm ET on NBC. Yeah, it's going to be a lot of clips of old Golden Globes shows, many showing Hollywood stars engaged in booze-fueled silliness. But there also will be a short clip presented during the show that means the world to me. Keep reading...

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New 'Up' show to replace Flights of Wonder at Disney World

December 11, 2017, 11:28 AM · The Walt Disney World Resort announced this morning that a new live show themed to the Disney-Pixar animated movie Up will replace the Flights of Wonder bird show at Disney's Animal Kingdom next year.

Flights of Wonder will plays its final performances on December 31. The switch represents the latest example of Disney introducing or expanding its fictional IP into attractions and lands in its theme parks that previously offered non-fiction themes. Keep reading...

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