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April 2011 News

Disney World Royal Wedding 2011 Viewing Party Draws Hundreds

Date: 30 April 2011 by Matt

A Disney World Royal Wedding 2011 viewing party took place on Friday, to watch William and Kate become husband and wife. Reportedly, there were hundreds gathering to watch the ceremony on large flatscreen televisions around the theme park.

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Disney announces 2011 ‘Star Wars’ Weekends celebrity guests

Date: 30 April 2011 Debra Peterson Disney Travel Examiner

On April 29, Disney announced the list of celebrity guest appearances for the 2011 “Star Wars” Weekend that take place at Walt Disney World Resort.

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Local chef creates Kate Middleton ring replica in sugar

Date: 29 April 2011 By Sara K. Clarke, Orlando Sentinel

For those who can't get enough of the Royal Wedding, the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel has put its own spin on Kate's wedding jewelry with a replica of her ring in sugar.

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Busch Gardens "World's Most Beautiful Amusement Park"

Date: 28 April 2011 By Jon Cawley-Daily Press

WILLIAMSBURG — Busch Gardens has been named the "World's Most Beautiful Amusement Park" — again.

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Orlando economy pushes to head of line in Florida

Date: 25 April 2011 Reuters-By Barbara Liston

(Reuters) - Orlando is leading Florida out of recession and expanding so briskly the city best known for theme parks is poised to push aside Miami as the state's fastest growing metropolis for at least a generation.

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Retooled Star Tours to draw a crowd

Date: 24 April 2011 By Jason Garcia and Sara K. Clarke, Orlando Sentinel

Walt Disney World clearly expects large crowds to descend on Disney's Hollywood Studios next month when the resort's annual Star Wars Weekends begin — and the resort opens its rebuilt Star Tours simulator ride.

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Unconfirmed Report: Walt Disney World may add Brazil pavilion as next country in Epcot World Showcase

Date: 21 April 2011 by Ricky Brigante

According to Brazilian press, Disney may be getting ready to announce a major country pavilion addition to Epcot. Today columnist Monica Bergamo from Folha, one of the two biggest newspapers in São Paulo, reported this surprising information:

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Building blocks for new theme park

Date: 19 April 2011 Independent Online

Legoland is counting on the popularity of the little plastic building blocks to draw families to their newest theme park, which will open later this year near Orlando.

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‘Star Tours’ Flight #1401 Details Revealed – Could it be a Trap?

Date: 19 April 2011 Stitch Kingdom

The power of the Force and the magic of Disney have combined to create “Star Tours – The Adventures Continue,” a new 3-D attraction set to open at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park on May 20, 2011. The attraction also will open at Disneyland Park in Anaheim, Calif., on June 3, 2011.

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Disney balks at vacation-home bill

Date: 18 April 2011 By Jason Garcia, Orlando Sentinel

An attempt by the vacation-rental industry to avoid many local government regulations has run into an influential opponent in the state Capitol: Walt Disney World.

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Driving new guests to Disney parks.

Date: 18 April 2011 By Jason Garcia and Sara K. Clarke, Orlando Sentinel

The Walt Disney Co.’s biggest theme-park investments this year aren’t being made at Walt Disney World, though a top company executive says he still expects them to drive business to Orlando.

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Disney World Refurbishment Schedule May 2011

Date: 17 April 2011 Mousesavers Newsletter

Refurbishment/closure information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available at the Disney World Website.

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After Universal strikes gold with a wand, Disney pulls out a light saber

Date: 15 April 2011 By Jason Garcia, Orlando Sentinel

After a year in which Universal Orlando rode the popularity of Harry Potter to record heights, Walt Disney World is pinning its fortunes this summer on the one intellectual property with which the boy wizard is most often compared: Star Wars.

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Disney World Gets In Royal Wedding Spirit

Date: 14 April 2011 WESH Orlando

Disney World Hosting Wedding Tweetup LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. -- Walt Disney World is getting in the royal wedding spirit

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Report: Teens ride free at Disney World’s Richard Petty Driving Experience

Date: 12 April 2011 Orlando Sentinel (blog)

The Richard Petty Driving Experience is offering another complimentary program, and this time you don’t have to be a Walt Disney World passholder to take advantage of it, reports.

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Premier League Stars Coming To Disney Soccer Academy This Summer

Date: 11 April 2011 EPL Talk

While several Premier League teams will be visiting the United States this summer on pre-season friendly tours, five footballers that are synonymous with the league will be coaching budding soccer stars this June in Florida.

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Can't travel to London? Watch royal wedding at Disney World hotel

Date: 11 April 2011 By Dewayne Bevil, Orlando Sentinel

Did your invitation to the royal wedding get lost in the mail? There's an option that doesn't require leaving the comforts of Central Florida.

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VEX Robotics World Championship to be held at ESPN Wide World of Sports complex

Date: 08 April 2011 By Steven Ford - Orlando Sentinel

When it comes to robots, Disney really hasn’t put them in the vaulted big-screen position in which it has princesses, sword-wielding heroes or talking animals.

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Updated Disney World guidebook offers even more tips for families and kids

Date: 07 April 2011 Orlando Sentinel (blog)

An updated edition of one of the most thorough Disney World guidebooks, “The Complete Walt Disney World 2011″ by Julie and Mike Neal, is now on shelves with even more family friendly features than before.

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Lifestyles of the rich and famous ... cars take center stage in Celebration

Date: 04 April 2011 By Richard Tribou, Orlando Sentinel

There's something for just about everyone, no matter their tax bracket, at the 8th annual Celebration Exotic Car Festival this week.

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