Airbnb-branded apartment building to open near Walt Disney World

Airbnb wants to prove it can be a landlord-friendly service......»»

Category: topSource: cnnOct 12th, 2017

Disney"s Toy Story Land tease during Oscars great for Orlando

Walt Disney World is making sure as many people as possible know the new Toy Story Land expansion will open in June at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando. The latest promotional effort had the theme park giant show three 30-second spots during th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2018

Here’s When Disney’s New Toy Story Land Officially Opens

Disney's Hollywood Studios new Toy Story attraction will include two new rides. Disney's highly-anticipated Toy Story Land will officially open at Walt Disney World'.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 16th, 2018

First look: Unicorp shares new renderings of $1B O-Town project near Disney

Unicorp National Developments shared some new renderings of the apartment segment of its planned $1 billion mixed-use development near Walt Disney World. The new renderings show the company's exterior designs for more than 1,500 upscale apartments .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 10th, 2018

Five Guys Burgers franchisee to debut C. Fla. restaurant near Disney (PHOTOS)

Ready for more burgers? The local franchisee of Five Guys Burgers & Fries plans to debut its 20th Central Florida better-burger joint this month near Walt Disney World. Bengel's Burgers LLC will open a new store in the Sunrise City Plaza shopping center .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 15th, 2018

Here’s What’s Open at Walt Disney World After Hurricane Irma

Some attractions are still closed. The Magic Kingdom is open once again after Hurricane Irma blew through town, .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 12th, 2017

Marty Sklar Helped Design Disney Theme Parks Around the World

Marty Sklar showed up for a part-time job at Walt Disney in 1955 and ended up spending 54 years at the company. He became the creative leader of what the company calls “imagineering,” designing and building theme parks around the world......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjAug 5th, 2017

Inside Disney"s "Pandora: World of Avatar"

Walt Disney World's newest land based on James Cameron's "Avatar" is open to the public. It's a huge investment, and possibly a huge risk, for Disney......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMay 26th, 2017

Disney reveals opening date for new Typhoon Lagoon attraction

Walt Disney World's newest water ride at Typhoon Lagoon will be ready to welcome guests this spring. The new Miss Adventure Falls family-style raft ride will open on March 12, according to the Disney Parks Blog. The attraction follows the story of a se.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 2nd, 2017

From berries to Belle: A sneak peek at Epcot"s International Flower & Garden Festival

Spring may not have officially sprung, but it's always a good time for a festival at Walt Disney World Resort as Epcot prepares to open the 2017 International Flower & Garden Festival, March 1-May 29. In preparation for opening day, Disney's horticul.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 20th, 2017

Up to 350 apartments planned near Disney

Plans are in motion for a new apartment complex near Walt Disney World. Winter Park-based developer Epoch Residential Dec. 9 filed plans in Orange County for up 350 apartment units with the early name Vista Oaks. Maitland-based Madden Moorhead & Stokes I.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 15th, 2016

Disney: "Avatar" land to open next summer at Animal Kingdom

Walt Disney World visitors will be able to enter Pandora, a land based on the movie “Avatar,” at Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park “next summer,” according to Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. Chapek shared that and other .....»»

Category: topSource: latimesNov 19th, 2016

Look ahead at new Orlando attractions opening in 2017

There are many new attractions, hotels and entertainment options opening in 2017. Walt Disney World finally is expected to open the Pandora: The World of Avatar expansio n at Disney's Animal Kingdom, Universal Orlando Resort will debut its first on-site .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2016

Disney theme parks to open three Marvel superhero lands

Within a few years, Marvel movie fans will be able to swing with Spider-Man, soar with Iron Man, and shrink with Ant-Man at Disney’s theme parks. The Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) announced today that it is developing three new superhero-themed ar.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals21 min. ago

Walt Disney World to eliminate free overnight parking for hotel guests

Guests with cars will now have to pay up to $24 more per night when they stay at Walt Disney World......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2018

Disney creates streaming video unit for digital future

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Walt Disney Co said on Wednesday it had created a new unit for its streaming video and international businesses as the company retools its traditional media operation for a world rapidly embracing online video......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 14th, 2018

Walt Disney World imposes new overnight parking fee for hotel guests

Guests with cars will now have to pay up to $24 per night when they stay at Walt Disney World......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2018

Human remains were found at the home of a missing Disney World staffer

Joe Raedle/Getty Images Human remains were found at the home of a Walt Disn.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 12th, 2018

Here’s a bird’s eye view of Disney’s new Star Wars theme park

The Walt Disney theme park, named Galaxy’s Edge, is slated to open in 2019......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 10th, 2018

Sneak peek: Check out Disney"s Star Wars land construction

The Walt Disney Co.'s ongoing construction of its new Star Wars land at Orlando's Walt Disney World, as well as at Disneyland in California, is among the most anticipated theme park attractions ahead. The new land, which in Orlando will be added .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2018

How Disney is sweetening Epcot"s International Flower & Garden Festival

Walt Disney World's yearly celebration of horticulture and hot dishes is in bloom as the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival is celebrating its 25th year, Feb. 28-May 28. In addition to colorful scenery and whimsical character topiaries, the eve.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 1st, 2018