WDWNT Weekly Recap: Price Increases, Union Furloughs, Potential Temperature Checks, Very Merry Christmas Party Dates, and a Delayed Opening for Avengers Campus

Every week is a busy week when it comes to Disney news. To help you keep up with all the updates coming out of Walt Disney World and other Disney resorts, here’s WDWNT’s weekly recap of the Disney news from April 6-12!

If you have been following our news coverage over the past few weeks, you will be aware that currently all six Disney resorts across the world are closed due to concerns over the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Here’s our WDWNT Weekly Recap of all the news we’ve brought you this week, along with some extra fun things to keep Disney spirits high through these difficult times. Stay safe, readers!

Walt Disney World


Hotels & Resorts

Around Walt Disney World

The new McDonald’s restaurant, located near the All-Star Resorts

Other Walt Disney World News

Disneyland Resort

The soundtrack to Magic Happens is now available online

Disneyland Paris

Shanghai Disney Resort

Shanghai Disney Resort World Health Day
Shanghai Disney Resort paid tribute to healthcare professionals on World Health Day

Tokyo Disney Resort

Disney Cruise Line

New Merchandise

The sweet and summery new Aulani merchandise collection

Entertainment and Media


Other Disney News

Disney parks and resorts across the globe celebrated World Health Day this week with touching tributes to healthcare staff during the COVID-19 pandemic

Other Fun Stuff from WDWNT

Satu'li Canteen Copycat Recipe
Our tasty, at-home copycat of a Satu’li Canteen dish


WDW News Today

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

Cast Member Unions Agree to April 19th Furlough, Marvel Avengers Campus Delayed – NewsToday 4/11

Moana Journey of Water Opening, Internships Canceled, Jungle Cruise Movie Delayed – NewsToday 4/6

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!