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Space 220 Has Finally Opened

September 21, 2021
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Space 220 has finally opened at EPCOT after a multi-year delay. Are you ready for your first ride on the Stellarvator? The Grand Opening In the Fall of 2019, Patina Restaurant Group posted a job opening for an executive chef at Space 220. A bit of research led to the reveal that the former executive […]

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The Great Ceremonial House Is Back in Business

September 17, 2021
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Steakhouse 71 just revealed its menu. Harmonious dining packages are here, and you can finally enter a DVC resort through the front door again. Here’s what you need to know. The Polynesian Update I recently mentioned that the new monorail station has opened at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. Now that everything is operational in the […]

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The Polynesian Monorail Has Reopened

September 08, 2021
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Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort just brought back something DVC members missed and desperately needed. I’ll talk about that, a leaky roof, and some pool repairs in today’s update. The Monorail Station Reopens Planned or not, the Polynesian has performed a phased reopening of Great Ceremonial House amenities. DVC guests knew that everything was returning to […]

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DVC Restaurants and Refurb Updates

August 30, 2021
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A buffet is back, a steakhouse is coming, and California Grill gets fancy – well, fancier – for Walt Disney World’s birthday. Also, we know more about refurbs coming soon at Disney Vacation Club resorts. Let’s talk about what’s happening! Jambo House Favorites Return Disney’s Animal Kingdom Villas has missed two of its best amenities […]

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Let’s Talk Early Entry and Extended Evening Hours

August 27, 2021
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We know more about Extended Evening Hours and Early Entry at Walt Disney World. I’ll talk you through everything in today’s park update. Early Entry at Walt Disney World Disney bummed out many of its loyal fans when it confirmed that Extra Magic Hours weren’t returning. Formerly, guests staying at official Disney resorts got to […]

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Grand Californian Finally Has a Spa Again

August 18, 2021
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A DVC hotel just remembered that it has Spa in its name. So I’ll bring you up to speed on that, some restaurants, the new Disney Cruise Line rules, and more. DVC Availability I’ll start with something a bit random but vital for DVC members. Have you spent time daydreaming about Walt Disney World on/around […]

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Disneyland (Sort of) Brings Back Annual Passes

August 05, 2021
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Yes, the rumors are true! Annual passes are out at Disneyland! In their place, the Happiest Place on Earth just announced the Magic Key program. Here’s everything you need to know. Are These Annual Passes? Yes, please don’t let the new terminology fool you. When you buy a Magic Key, you’re purchasing theme park access […]

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More Beloved Disney Restaurants Reopening Soon

August 01, 2021
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Disney just confirmed the near-immediate returns of several popular restaurants. But, alas, one other change will make it harder for DVC members to eat cheap on vacation. Allow me to explain. A Perishable Goods Policy Change Last Friday, July 23rd, Disney quietly altered a longstanding policy involving resort split stays. Before then, guests could easily […]

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Find Your ‘Happily Ever After’ Before It’s Gone

July 22, 2021
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We already knew that two new nighttime presentations were coming to Walt Disney World this October. However, Disney had one more surprise up its sleeve.

Let’s talk about that and the return of several attractions you’ve missed! Plus, we’ve got some news about Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort, too.

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Fireworks are back at Walt Disney World!

July 02, 2021
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For the first time in more than 15 months, Walt Disney World is hosting nighttime presentations again. Also, Single Rider and mini-golf are back, while an ironically named hurricane is trending toward Central Florida. Let’s talk about what’s happening! Fireworks Are Back! When we look back at the past crazy year at Walt Disney World, […]

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