More Walt Disney World Resort Stories

Disney Parks Blog Weekly Recap Sept. 9, 2012

Thomas Smith

by , Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks

This week, we shared a few updates on nighttime entertainment at the Walt Disney World Resort, including first word of plans to expand seating for Fantasmic! shows at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

The 'Celebrate the Magic' Nighttime Show Is Coming to Magic Kingdom Park The 'Celebrate the Magic' Nighttime Show Is Coming to Magic Kingdom Park

And on the same night, we posted some new images from the upcoming “Celebrate the Magic” show at Magic Kingdom Park. Looks amazing, huh? The show will feature all-new music, storytelling and special effects when it begins in November.
Colorful Train Cars at Casey Jr. Splash 'N' Soak Station in New Fantasyland at Magic Kingdom Park

Our exclusive Disney Parks Blog series, “All in the Details,” continued as well, with a look at some hidden details you may not have known about the Casey Jr. Splash ‘N’ Soak Station. Casey Jr.’s train cars have a specific set of numbers on the back: 71, 82, 89 and 98. Check Jennifer’s post to find out what they reference.

Here are a few other stories we worked on this week:

‘Submerge’ Yourself to See the Underwater Beauty of the Caribbean on a Disney Cruise from Texas – Take a look at Port Adventures you can enjoy on Disney cruises from Texas starting September 22.

Disneyland Circle D Corral Horses Lead Labor Day Parade – See how our Circle D horses were given a place of honor in the Norco Labor Day Parade.

Finish That Disney Parks Sign: Strolling Along New York Street at Disney’s Hollywood Studios – Can you finish this subway sign from Disney’s Hollywood Studios?

Joining the Pirates League at Disneyland Park – Get your own pirate makeov-arrs and new pirate names at Disneyland park!

The 20th Anniversary Walt Disney World Marathon: It’s A Sell Out – Although the marathon is sold out, you still have a chance to take part in the celebration!

Halloween Carnival Takes Over Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree at Disneyland Park – See what’s new for Halloween at the Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree in Frontierland at Disneyland park.