WDWNT Weekly Recap: Mickey’s 90th Birthday, Dangling Monorail Doors, and Remembering Stan Lee

Every week is a busy week when it comes to Disney news. To help you keep up with all of the updates coming out of Walt Disney World and other Disney resorts, here’s WDWNT’s weekly recap of this week’s Disney news!

Walt Disney World

Magic Kingdom:


Hollywood Studios:

Animal Kingdom:

  • Read about some amazing details nestled within the Africa section of Disney’s Animal Kingdom in this installment of Uniquely Disney.

Special Ticket Events:

Disney’s Beach Club Resort:

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort:

Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort:

  • Disney Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products Chairman Bob Chapek revealed more information about the new additions coming to Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort, including the name of the new tower coming to the resort, the Gran Destino Tower.

Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa:

Disney’s Polynesian Resort and Spa:

Disney’s Yacht Club Resort:

  • Ahoy, there! New nautical-themed resort merchandise was also released at the Beach Club’s sister resort.

Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground:

Disney Springs:

Disney World Transportation:

Disney PhotoPass Service:


Disneyland Resort:

Disney California Adventure:

Festival of Holidays 2018 Booth Reviews:

Check out our comprehensive guide to all things Festival of the Holidays 2018!

Downtown Disney District:

Disneyland Paris:

Walt Disney Imagineering:

New Merchandise


In Memoriam:

  • Comic book legend Stan Lee died at the age of 95. He will be greatly missed, but never forgotten. Excelsior, Stan!
  • Marvel Comics and The Walt Disney Company salute the life and career of Stan Lee and offer their undying gratitude for his unmatchable accomplishments within their halls, click here for a video honoring his legacy.

That’s all of the Disney news for this past week! Be sure to check back at the end of each week for our weekly recaps!