WDWNT Weekly Recap: Fire and Dangerous Weather Closures, Galactic Starcruiser Reservations, Runaway Railway Neon Marquee, City Works Grand Opening, and More!

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 the Disney news from February 3-9!

Walt Disney World

  • Due to exceptionally high winds on Thursday, numerous nighttime performances were cancelled or modified for safety, and resort transportation methods had to be adjusted for the night

Magic Kingdom

Some of the wickedly tasty treats on offer at the Disney Villains After Hours 2020 event

Disney’s Animal Kingdom


Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The new Mickey and Minnie’s Runaway Railway sign

Disney Springs

Have you visited City Works for brunch yet?

Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

Disney’s All-Star Resorts

Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort

Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

Disneyland Resort

Disneyland Park

Disney California Adventure

The sweetest of Valentine’s desserts!

Downtown Disney District

  • Jamba Juice has revealed a new “Jamba” logo after its remodel and will be opening soon

Tokyo Disney Resort

Tokyo Disneyland

Tokyo DisneySea

New Merchandise

The new Ink and Paint collection Ear Headband

The most adorable of Star Wars - inspired headgear

spaceship earth tumbler
The beautiful, light-up Spaceship Earth tumbler of dreams

Entertainment and Media

  • New character posters have been released for Marvel Studios’ Black Widow
  • It was announced that Disney will be releasing Hamilton: An American Musical to movie theaters with the original Broadway cast in 2021
  • Mulan graced the cover of the latest issue of Disney Twenty-Three
  • Rumor has it that Rick Moranis is in talks to come out of retirement for a new Honey, I Shrunk the Kids movie


Other Disney News

WDW News Today

Make sure you catch up on the News Today episodes from this week!

Fire Near Walt’s Apartment, Star Wars Hotel Bookings, Bring Home Spaceship Earth – News Today 2/7/20


Marvel Land Cast Interviews, Runaway Railway Sign, Financial Trouble in China – News Today 2/5/20

Great Movie Ride Tribute in Runaway Railway, Galaxy’s Edge Scavenger Hunt – News Today 2/3/20

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