WDWNT Weekly Recap: “it’s a small world” Refurbishment, FastPass+ and Single Rider at Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure, Additional Layoffs, and Still No Reopening Date for Disneyland

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 October 4 to October 11, 2020.

Walt Disney World

Magic Kingdom




Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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Disney Springs

Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Reflections – A Disney Lakeside Lodge

Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser

The Walt Disney World Swan Reserve

Other Walt Disney World News

Disneyland Resort

Tokyo Disney Resort

Tokyo Disneyland

Disneyland Paris

Shanghai Disney Resort

New Merchandise

Entertainment and Media


The Walt Disney Company

WDW News Today

Blogger Couple Starts Second Harvest Food Bank Drive to Help Laid Off Cast Members – NewsToday 10/5

Demolition Begins on Classic Elements of Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort – NewsToday 10/7

Park Hours Extended at Walt Disney World for Remainder of 2020 – NewsToday 10/9

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!