WDWNT Weekly Recap: Halloween Merchandise Arrives at Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort, “Mulan” Sneak Peek Comes to Disney’s Hollywood Studios and More

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 August 16-23, 2020.

Walt Disney World

Magic Kingdom


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Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney Springs

Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

Disney's Old Key West Room Tour August 2020
Deluxe Studio at Disney’s Old Key West Resort

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

  • Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort reopened to guests on July 29th with new social distancing measures in place throughout for the health and safety of guests and Cast Members

Disney’s Beach Club Resort

Disney’s Old Key West Resort

Other Walt Disney World News

Disneyland Resort

Disneyland Paris

Tokyo Disney Resort

  • Check out this week’s photo report from Tokyo Disneyland where we document the construction projects around the park and share our feelings concerning the state of social distancing
  • After speaking to Public Relations at the Oriental Land Company, we confirmed “The Enchanted Tale of Beauty and the Beast” is not set to open October 1st at Tokyo Disneyland

Shanghai Disney Resort

Disney Cruise Line

New Merchandise

Oogie Boogie dress
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Disney Skyliner Dooney & Bourke crossbody bag

Entertainment and Media


The Walt Disney Company

WDW News Today Editorials

WDW News Today

Disney Bringing Mark X Monorails to EPCOT – NewsToday 8/17

Rise of the Resistance Is More Broken Than Ever – NewsToday 8/19

Park Attendance Down 80%, Avengers Quinjet Lands at Disneyland Resort – NewsToday 8/22

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