Catch Up on This Weeks’ Disney World News


This week was a rollercoaster of Walt Disney World news! Here’s the scoop.

If you want to secure your spot as one of the first to ride Guardians of the Galaxy: Cosmic Rewind at EPCOT, you’re in luck. D23 Gold Members can purchase May 15 preview tickets this week — and it also includes reserved viewing for Harmonious. Check it out.

Over at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, we learned that changes are coming to Kite Tails. It will no longer be a sit-down show — instead, guests can see it throughout the day from anywhere around the lagoon. Disney also teased that the newly reimagined “Finding Nemo” stage show is coming soon. Read more on Disney Parks Blog!

In other news, Disney is developing affordable housing adjacent to Walt Disney World Resort. The company announced that they set aside 80 acres of property that will be developed to include more than 1,300 units.

Heading to Walt Disney World? A new discount just dropped for Disney+ subscribers. You can save up to 25% on your hotel stay if you’re subscribed to Disney’s streaming service. Details here!

Finally, the parks are another step closer to pre-pandemic days, as we’ve seen plexiglass dividers removed from many locations across property this week.

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