Stories from December 2013

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December 1, 2013, 12:39 PM

What's the future of theme park ride design for visitors with disabilities?

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December 1, 2013, 10:34 PM

Why should you and your family visit Orlando?

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December 2, 2013, 3:40 PM

USA Today features Theme Park Insider for holiday theme park picks

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December 3, 2013, 10:23 AM

Theme Park History: July 17, 1955 and the original '...And something goes terribly wrong'

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December 3, 2013, 3:34 PM

We're looking for a freelance Orlando correspondent. Interested?

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December 4, 2013, 2:34 PM

Are Disney MagicBand privacy concerns legit?

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December 5, 2013, 11:46 AM

10 top new theme park attractions in America for 2014

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December 5, 2013, 8:28 PM

Disney reveals concept art for Shanghai Disneyland's Gardens of Imagination

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December 6, 2013, 11:32 AM

Vote of the Week: Character meet-and-greets - yes or no?

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December 6, 2013, 5:12 PM

Disney buys the film distribution rights for Indiana Jones. So what's that mean for the theme parks?

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December 6, 2013, 8:32 PM

Australia's Sea World debuts its Storm Coaster water coaster

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December 7, 2013, 10:46 PM

Our first look from inside Universal Orlando's Diagon Alley

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December 8, 2013, 8:28 PM

Universal Orlando kicks off its Grinchmas Wholiday Spectacular and Macy’s Holiday Parade 2013

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December 9, 2013, 11:58 AM

Where to Eat: Breakfast at the Kona Café at Disney World's Polynesian Resort

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December 10, 2013, 10:41 AM

Disney launches animated series based on It's a Small World

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December 10, 2013, 9:04 PM

Tuesday theme park news round-up: Shanghai Disneyland, Facebook, and Vegas roller coaster news

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December 10, 2013, 10:36 PM

Disneyland gets its close-up (for a little while, at least) in 'Saving Mr. Banks'

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December 11, 2013, 6:03 PM

Theme Park History: The Millennium Project at Universal Studios Florida

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December 12, 2013, 9:48 AM

Universal Orlando announces new restaurants for CityWalk

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December 12, 2013, 2:08 PM

One new detail officially 'leaks' about Universal's Diagon Alley

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December 13, 2013, 10:41 AM

Vote of the Week: Do you use Disney's Photopass?

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December 13, 2013, 3:27 PM

Universal Creative talks about Diagon Alley

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December 15, 2013, 11:39 AM

Theme Park History: Walt Disney and the beginning of his 'World'

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December 15, 2013, 9:29 PM

Weekend theme park news round-up: Subs, Doc Brown to close

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December 16, 2013, 5:25 PM

Should theme parks offer advance-purchase, multi-day discounts on parking?

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December 16, 2013, 10:41 PM

Will activists targeting SeaWorld end up helping it instead?

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December 17, 2013, 1:31 AM

Fox announces Twentieth Century Fox World theme park, to open in Malaysia in 2016

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December 17, 2013, 10:36 AM

Universal to reveal more Diagon Alley details on January 23

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December 18, 2013, 10:19 PM

I-Drive Live gets a new name: The Orlando Eye

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December 19, 2013, 11:42 AM

Tokyo Disneyland to replace Captain EO with Stitch

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December 20, 2013, 9:57 AM

Vote of the Week: Which direction will you ride first on Universal's Hogwarts Express?

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December 22, 2013, 9:22 PM

Weekend theme park news round-up: Despicable Me opening date, SeaWorld strikes back

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December 23, 2013, 12:01 PM

Waste some time online with our world tour of Disney and Universal theme parks

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December 24, 2013, 1:48 PM

The top stories of the year in theme parks: 2013

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December 26, 2013, 11:52 AM

How to survive the crowds and enjoy the busiest week of the year at Disney and Universal

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December 27, 2013, 11:38 AM

Vote of the Week: Where's the best place for New Year's Eve in the Orlando area theme parks?

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December 30, 2013, 11:33 AM

Theme park patent and trademark filing round-up

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December 31, 2013, 6:23 AM

Theme Park Insider's 2014 New Year's resolutions for theme park fans

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Top 10 Attendance

  1. Magic Kingdom
  2. Disneyland
  3. Tokyo Disneyland
  4. Universal Studios Japan
  5. Tokyo DisneySea
  6. Epcot
  7. Disney's Animal Kingdom
  8. Disney's Hollywood Studios
  9. Universal Studios Florida
  10. Islands of Adventure