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Tue, 27 Sep 2016 22:35:19 -040009/27/16 - In this episode, a road sign falls on World Drive, Disney wants to buy Twitter, and we finally go in depth on the Maui "Polyface" controversy.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 00:21:44 -040009/20/16 - In this episode, Zika concerns may be affecting travel to Florida more than we originally thought, Disney patents new projector technology that could be used in hotel rooms, and Castaway Cay is honored yet again. Plus, we'll be talking about this year's Epcot International Food & Wine Festival!
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 23:52:32 -040009/13/16 - In this episode, the team debates the difference between dancers and stylized walkers, a citizen of Main Street gets handed a pink slip, and a Brit embarrasses himself in America! Plus, we share our hopes on the upcoming Epcot International Food & Wine Festival.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 14:37:35 -040009/06/16 - In this episode, we discuss new experiences coming to Aulani, new updated costume guidelines at Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, plus our experience at Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and so much more!
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 23:12:23 -040008/30/16 - In this episode, we discuss Orlando parks providing free insect repellent to help combat the Zika virus, the pool at Disney's abandoned River Country water park being filled in and Disney Cruse Line is being sued for negligence over a child falling on stairs.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 15:12:57 -040008/23/16 - In this episode, we discuss a former Walt Disney World server sues over claim of lost wages, are interchangeable MagicBands on the horizon, and Disney Cruise Line ranks high on the list of cleanest ships.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 23:39:56 -040008/16/16 - In this episode, we discuss the possibility of nighttime entertainment at Disney’s Animal Kingdom to come to an end, record quarterly revenue despite lower attendance at the parks and Disney files a patent for projector drones.
Tue, 09 Aug 2016 23:54:22 -040008/09/16 - In this episode, Disney patents foot tracking technology to track guests, Imagineers are laid off after the opening of Shanghai Disney and we will give you our review of Flying Fish!
Tue, 02 Aug 2016 22:15:21 -040008/02/16 - In this episode, the Muppets are coming to Disney's Magic Kingdom, annual passholder discounts through November may be hiding a secret, and refillable mugs have gone handle-less.
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 10:46:46 -040007/29/16 - In the final July episode of Connecting with Walt, Michael and Craig take you on a tour down Main Street U.S.A. in Disney's Magic Kingdom!
Tue, 26 Jul 2016 19:13:42 -040007/25/16 - In this episode, the members of the DIS Unplugged reflect and celebrate their 10 year anniversary with their biggest live show ever on the stage of La Nouba in the Cirque du Soleil theater in Disney Springs!
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 19:08:11 -040007/22/16 - In this episode, Michael and Craig interview Jeffrey Epstein - spokesperson of the D23 Fan Club.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 11:59:21 -040007/15/16 - In this episode, we talk about why Walt Disney chose to include a castle in his kingdoms and where did the Imagineers look to for inspiration in designing each castle.
Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:33:06 -040007/12/16 - In this episode, Port Canaveral closed temporarily due to a suspicious package, a baseball coach is arrested at Disney's Pop Century Resort and more.
Fri, 08 Jul 2016 09:48:15 -040007/08/16 - In this episode, we compare and contrast the layout and design of the Magic Kingdom with Walt's Disneyland. Was it made with a magical plan?
Tue, 05 Jul 2016 02:04:30 -040007/05/16 - In this episode, we discuss the rumor that Guardians of the Galaxy is replacing Universe of Energy, the Coca-Cola store opens at Disney Springs and so much more!
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 11:55:49 -070007/01/16 - In this episode, Michael and Craig discuss Imagineers Claude Coats, Marc Davis, John DeCuir Jr., and Bill Justice, and their contributions to Walt
Tue, 28 Jun 2016 17:35:20 -040006/28/16 - In this episode, reviews are in for Frozen Ever After and the lines are LONG, Disney has re-opened their beaches for guests and we will give you our preview of this year's Food & Wine Festival at Epcot!
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:58:48 -040006/27/16 - Join the members from the Disney World and Disneyland Editions of The DIS Unplugged as they discuss their top 6 best tips for experiencing the 60th Anniversary Celebrations at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure!
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:57:44 -040006/27/16 - Join the members from the Disney World and Disneyland Editions of The DIS Unplugged as they discuss their top 6 best tips for experiencing dining at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure!
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:56:41 -040006/27/16 - Join the members from the Disney World and Disneyland Editions of The DIS Unplugged as they discuss their top 6 best tips for experiencing attractions at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure!
Mon, 20 Jun 2016 16:20:09 -040006/20/16 - Join the members from the Disney World and Disneyland Editions of The DIS Unplugged as they discuss the best attractions at Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure that you won't find at Walt Disney World!
Tue, 21 Jun 2016 16:05:21 -040006/21/16 - In this episode, Disney has opened multiple new attractions this past week including Frozen Ever After, the Royal Sommerhus, Mickey's Royal Friendship Faire, Soarin' Around the World and the new Star Wars fireworks, plus a ton of other news and updates.
Tue, 14 Jun 2016 02:01:25 -040006/14/16 - In this episode, the team comes together to discuss the tragic Pulse nightclub shooting and the aftermath.
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 01:58:48 -040006/13/16 - Join the members from the Disney World and Disneyland Editions of The DIS Unplugged as they discuss their twelve favorite snacks at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim California!
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 01:57:13 -040006/13/16 - Join the members from the Disney World and Disneyland Editions of The DIS Unplugged as they discuss their five favorite quick service restaurants at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim California!
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 01:55:30 -040006/13/16 - Join the members from the Disney World and Disneyland Editions of The DIS Unplugged as they discuss their four favorite table service restaurants at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim California!
Wed, 08 Jun 2016 00:09:59 -040006/07/16 - In this episode, a Disney Vacation Club member starts an interesting website dedicated to Ken Potrock, 3 dining experiences may be getting a hefty increase in price, and ESPN Club is offering reservations if you choose to dine there.
Mon, 06 Jun 2016 09:51:08 -040006/06/16 - Join the members from the Disney World and Disneyland Editions of The DIS Unplugged as they discuss their five favorite things they think you need to experience at Disneyland before the end of the 60th Anniversary Celebration in September!
Tue, 31 May 2016 13:28:05 -040005/31/16 - In this episode, TEA/AECOM release their 2016 Theme Index and Soarin' reopens for a limited engagement at Epcot. Plus, we'll be discussing the nighttime additions at Disney's Animal Kingdom!
Tue, 24 May 2016 14:45:06 -040005/24/16 - In this episode, we finally have an official open date for Frozen Ever After and more, Soarin' will return for a brief time before Soarin' Around the World and we'll be able to Netflix and chill this September with first run Disney movies on coming to the streaming service.
Tue, 10 May 2016 14:45:06 -040005/10/16 - In this week's episode, tickets and a new dessert party are now available for Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, SeaWorld continues to suffer and Shanghai Disneyland is treated with tons of respect from locals. Plus, we are joined by special guest, Panda, from BigFatPanda.com!
Tue, 03 May 2016 22:48:32 -040005/03/16 - In this week's episode, we discuss issues on the Disney Wonder, a case ruling dealing with DAS and more! Plus, we have our tribute to our good friend, Bob Varley.
Mon, 25 Apr 2016 11:02:53 -040004/29/16 - In this episode, Michael and Craig discuss the final years of Roy O. Disney's life and the projects he was completing to honor his brother, including Walt Disney World and CalArts.
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 18:46:12 -040004/26/16 - In this week's episode, we discuss a lot of the announcements made during the Awaken Summer media event last week as well as new food kiosks coming to Disney Springs and more!
Mon, 18 Apr 2016 12:39:39 -040004/22/16 - In this episode, Michael and Craig discuss the initial construction phase of building the Florida Project including land preparation and deciding the Magic Kingdom park layout and attraction list.
Tue, 19 Apr 2016 17:28:10 -040004/19/16 - In this week's episode, reports of low attendance at Disney After Hours event, free dining may be on the horizon and Town Springs at Disney Springs is set to open on May 15!
Mon, 11 Apr 2016 22:57:55 -040004/15/16 - In a "very special episode" of Connecting with Walt, Michael and Craig take you on a tour of The Walt Disney Studio in Burbank, California and experience Walt Disney's restored office suite where all the magic was conceived and planned.
Tue, 12 Apr 2016 22:11:48 -040004/12/16 - In this week's episode, Disney Cruise Line reveals Summer 2017 itineraries, Rivers of Light is delayed, and Tom Staggs steps down as COO.
Fri, 08 Apr 2016 09:25:58 -070004/08/16 - In this episode, we bring you the history of three Disney Legends who helped build Walt Disney World - Joe Potter, Joe Fowler and Richard Irvine.
Mon, 28 Mar 2016 07:27:23 -040004/01/16 - In this episode, we trick you with an April Fool Fact or Fiction - was the Frozen Ever After attraction coming to Epcot actually Walt's idea?
Tue, 29 Mar 2016 20:44:13 -040003/29/16 - In this week's episode, information is leaked on a paid early hours event at Magic Kingdom, tickets are sold out for the opening day of Shanghai Disneyland and more!
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 20:33:41 -040003/22/16 - In this week's episode, SeaWorld gives in and ends the breeding program for orcas, Disney is adding a new $150 after hours party, plus we have a review of the brunch at California Grill.
Tue, 15 Mar 2016 13:00:50 -040003/15/16 - In this week's episode, more tests are being done on FastPass+, a new game will let you build your own Disney theme park and Minnie's Springtime for Hitler Dine is coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios. Plus, we FINALLY give our review on Club Villain and #voodoostickpigwings.
Tue, 08 Mar 2016 17:48:51 -050003/08/16 - In this week's episode, lots of announcements are in from last week's annual shareholder meeting, a third party worker at a Disney resort was caught mopping a table and we show you a bit of what we experienced at the Epcot Flower & Garden Festival. Plus, we give you our 5 Favorite Trip Planning Threads on DISBoards.com as well as a review of brunch at Narcoossee's!
Tue, 01 Mar 2016 14:35:52 -050003/01/16 - In this week's episode, Disney has moved single day tickets to tiered pricing and cupcake fans will soon be able to use a cupcake ATM. Plus, we'll have our preview of the 2016 Flower & Garden Festival at Epcot!
Tue, 23 Feb 2016 16:24:23 -050002/23/16 - In this week's episode, Florida tourism is up and a whole lot of Star Wars as new concept art is shown for the upcoming Star Wars experiences as well as new entertainment at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Also, we'll have a dining review of Coral Reef at Epcot!
Tue, 16 Feb 2016 20:31:32 -050002/16/16 - In this week's episode, suspected Cuban migrant workers were picked up by the Disney Wonder, a DCL entertainer is accused of sexual assault and we have a dining from Tutto Italia at Epcot!
Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:36:57 -050002/09/16 - In this week's episode, arrests have been made in the Saratoga Springs burglary case, Circle of Life at Epcot may be closing forever and Google Street View is coming to Walt Disney World. Plus, we'll have the DISBoards.com Top 10 Trip Planning Threads for January and a dining review of San Angel Inn at Epcot!
Tue, 02 Feb 2016 21:11:13 -050002/02/16 - In this week's episode, a family sues Disney after an 8 year old boy gets bitten by a snake and his grandmother dies, a man is arrested at a Disneyland Paris hotel after firearms are found in his luggage and the Orlando Sentinel releases its picks for the best restaurants in Orlando. Plus, we'll have a review of Nine Dragons Restaurant in China at Epcot.
Mon, 25 Jan 2016 10:19:12 -050001/29/16 - In this episode, we interview David Younger, author of the upcoming book "Theme Park Design" about what goes into designing a theme park and how to get involved in the process.
Tue, 26 Jan 2016 17:04:03 -050001/26/16 - In this week's episode, Walt Disney World is making some interesting changes to how theme parks and resorts are managed, and a Kissimmee family is arrested for a WDW ticket scam. Plus we'll have a review of the brand new brunch at Fulton's Crab House and help a listener plan a first time trip to Aulani!
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 10:53:27 -050001/22/16 - In this episode, we explain the significance of the Reedy Creek Improvement District.
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 20:00:05 -050001/19/16 - In this special excerpt, John and Kevin discuss their dining review of Tony's Town Square Restaurant at Disney's Magic Kingdom.
Tue, 19 Jan 2016 20:06:20 -050001/19/16 - In this week's episode, we discuss Disney's Hollywood Studios progress towards being a ghost town, Bob Weis is named President of Walt Disney Imagineering, and a new offer has been released for WDW vacations this summer. Also, John and Kevin have their review of Tony's Town Square Restaurant at Disney's Magic Kingdom.
Mon, 11 Jan 2016 12:10:56 -050001/15/16 - In this episode, we examine how Walt Disney's passing away in December 1966 affected the creative course of the entire Disney World project.
Tue, 12 Jan 2016 19:40:39 -050001/12/16 - In this special excerpt, Kevin, John, Pete and Craig review Minnie's Silver Screen Dine at Hollywood & Vine at Disney's Hollywood Studios.
Tue, 12 Jan 2016 19:42:47 -050001/12/16 - In this week's episode, we discuss Disney's application to use drones in the parks, an altercation over a Hello Kitty toothbrush, and a teaser of what a new Star Wars attraction might be. Plus, we have a dining review of Minnie's Silver Screen Dine at Hollywood & Vine, plus the Top 5 Trip Planning Threads on DISBoards.com!
Mon, 04 Jan 2016 13:06:29 -050001/08/16 - In this episode, Michael Bowling and Craig Williams discuss the lifetime relationship between Walt and his brother Roy, paying specific attention to Roy's side of things.
Tue, 05 Jan 2016 18:48:14 -050001/05/16 - In this week's episode, we discuss some recent incidents at Disney Springs, Bob Iger discussing a new Indiana Jones film and paid parking at resorts!
Tue, 29 Dec 2015 00:00:10 -050012/29/15 - In this episode of The Solo Show, Pete counts down his favorite moments of 2015.
Tue, 22 Dec 2015 08:57:01 -050012/22/15 - In this special episode, Pete counts down your 5 through 1 favorite moments of 2015.
Tue, 15 Dec 2015 08:15:55 -080012/15/15 - In this special episode, Pete counts down your 10 through 6 favorite moments of 2015.
Tue, 08 Dec 2015 17:06:14 -050012/08/15 - In this week's episode, we discuss the new dating site for Disney fans, the Wonderful World of Disney returning to television for a special airing of Mary Poppins and D23 announces their 2016 events. Also, we discuss our Top 10 trip planning threads on DISBoards.com!
Tue, 01 Dec 2015 09:20:03 -050012/01/15 - In this week's episode, UberBlack can now pick you up at Orlando International Airport, Great Wolf Lodge may be coming to the Walt Disney World area and we prepare to say goodbye to the Canadian lumberjack show at Epcot. Also, we discuss the grand opening of Star Wars Launch Bay, Path of the Jedi and Jedi Training Academy: Trials of the Temple.
Tue, 17 Nov 2015 19:30:25 -050011/17/15 - In this week's episode, the Paris terror attacks force Disneyland Paris to close, Captain EO is officially closing on December 6th, and Disney is going to begin accepting digital gift cards at the parks.
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 19:43:51 -050011/10/15 - In this excerpt from Episode 860, the team discusses their experience at this year's Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party!
Tue, 10 Nov 2015 20:41:52 -050011/10/15 - In this week's episode, Disney announces the end of Star Wars Weekends, another movie was secretly shot in the parks and Disney reports positive Q4 numbers. Also, we discuss this year's Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom!
Tue, 03 Nov 2015 19:58:38 -050011/03/15 - 11/03/15 - In this week's episode, we discuss the Disney Dream coming back from dry dock, Meg Crofton getting a window on Main Street and the construction permits filed for Disney's Hollywood Studios. Also, we look at the Top 10 BEST trip planning threads on DISBoards.com before discussing the final year of The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights!
Mon, 26 Oct 2015 12:30:46 -040010/30/15 - In this episode, Michael Bowling and Craig Williams discuss the effect Walt's passing had on the Florida Project and how it progressed with his brother, Roy O. Disney.
Tue, 27 Oct 2015 19:01:46 -040010/27/15 - In this week's episode, we discuss a woman's death after riding Space Mountain, the brand new Tower of Terror movie in development and Victoria & Albert's continues being a good restaurant. Also, Kathy shares her experience with the new customizable MagicBand store in Magic Kingdom.
Tue, 20 Oct 2015 10:00:00 -040010/23/15 - In this episode, Michael Bowling and Craig Williams discuss Walt's master plan for what The Florida Project and E.P.C.O.T. would eventually look like.
Mon, 19 Oct 2015 21:51:01 -040010/21/15 - In this episode of The Solo Show, Pete discusses Disney's investment into the future, Star Wars, reads your emails and plays your voicemails!
Tue, 20 Oct 2015 19:23:51 -040010/20/15 - In this week's show, SeaWorld is fighting for the right to breed killer whales in captivity, Disney Descendants 2 is actually happening, college students decide to start being nice to the people around them and we discuss a little something called Star Wars.
Mon, 12 Oct 2015 12:50:27 -040010/16/15 - In this episode, Michael Bowling and Craig Williams discuss the pressure Walt was under to move forward or reject the proposals to build another, and the 1963 plane tour of potential sites, which led to Walt making his decision.
Tue, 13 Oct 2015 14:55:10 -040010/13/15 - In this week's show, Disney is going sequel crazy, a new dance party zone is coming to the unbalanced Disney's Hollywood Studio and we're listing the Top 10 DISBoards.com Threads for the month of September. Also, Craig gives his review of the new menu at Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn & Cafe!
Mon, 05 Oct 2015 12:21:31 -040010/09/15 - In this episode, Michael Bowling and Craig Williams examine several of the offers Walt received after the opening of Disneyland to build other Disneyland's around the U.S. Also, they share their feelings on the PBS documentary about Walt Disney.
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 19:58:41 -040010/06/15 - In this week’s show, Disney’s prices for annual passes, parking, and Tables in Wonderland are being increased, Morimoto Asia is officially open, and One Man’s Dream loses its closing movie for The Good Dinosaur preview. Also, John and Kevin give their review of Disney Springs wettest restaurant – The BOATHOUSE.
Tue, 06 Oct 2015 19:40:47 -040010/06/15 - In this excerpt from the News, Housekeeping, Rapidfire show, John and Kevin give their review of The BOATHOUSE at Disney Springs.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 12:20:51 -040010/02//15 - In this episode, Michael Bowling and Craig Williams discuss our current view of the future compared to Walt Disney's in order to better understand the basis for creating the Florida Project in the debut episode of Connecting with Walt.
Wed, 30 Sep 2015 11:04:31 -040009/29/15 - In this week's show, Disney cracks down on websites selling restaurant reservations, Orlando airports are surprisingly popular and so much more!
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 23:04:00 -050009/22/15 - In this week's show Disney looks into websites selling dining reservations to their theme park restaurants and a florida man is banned from disney world after he makes a meth lab joke.
Tue, 22 Sep 2015 23:02:00 EDT09/22/15 - In this episode we discuss the 2015 Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween party and tell you what’s new including the Hocus Pocus Villain Spelltacular stage show.
Tue, 08 Sep 2015 23:04:00 -050009/08/15 - In this week's show Disney legend Dean Jones passes away at 84 and Disney Springs announces an opening date for a highly anticipated restaurant.
Tue, 08 Sep 2015 23:02:00 EDT09/08/15 - In this episode we give you our bracket for best ‘so bad they’re good’ attractions at Walt Disney World.
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:04:00 -050009/01/15 - In this week's show a new report sheds light on the tragic accident that took the life of a Richard Petty driving instructor, Disney settles a reverse-discrimination lawsuit and Force Friday is coming to a store near you.
Tue, 01 Sep 2015 23:02:00 EDT09/01/15 - In this episode Craig Williams talks about his recent Adventures by Disney trip to Austria, Germany, and the Czech Republic.
Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:14:33 -040008/28/15 - In this very special live episode we give you our review of the newly released Disney Infinity 3.0 video game. We'll give you our first impressions of the Star Wars playsets, Toy Box Take Over, as many characters as we can get our hands on, and much more!
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:04:00 -050008/25/15 - In this week's show Disney Cruise Line changes its alcohol policies and SeaWorld announces a new Chief Financial Officer and Chief Creative Officer.
Tue, 25 Aug 2015 23:02:00 EDT08/25/15 - In this episode we discuss the state of Hollywood Studios. We talk about where it was, where it is now, and where it's going with the recent announcements at the D23 Expo.
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 23:04:00 -050008/18/15 - In this week’s show we recap D23 and all the Disney news coming out of the expo including Star Wars themed lands, Toy Story Land, Pandora, Rivers of Light, and much more.
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 12:39:22 -040008/16/15 - In this episode, The DIS team discusses the Frozen FANdemonium concert and the Destination D Recap along with some of our favorite things.
Tue, 18 Aug 2015 12:37:49 -040008/16/15 - In this episode, The DIS team discusses the Disney Interactive panel, the Disney Kingdoms comic book panel and A Silly Symphony Celebration!
Sun, 16 Aug 2015 08:54:55 -070008/15/15 - In this episode, The DIS team discusses the Disney Parks & Resort announcements panel and more!
Sun, 16 Aug 2015 08:51:32 -070008/15/15 - In this episode, The DIS team discusses the huge Star Wars expansion announcement for Disneyland and Hollywood Studios as well as the rest of the Live Action film panel.
Fri, 14 Aug 2015 23:44:46 -070008/14/15 - In this episode, The DIS team discusses the big Walt Disney Animation Studios & Pixar Animation Studios presentation hosted by John Lasseter!
Fri, 14 Aug 2015 21:42:52 -070008/14/15 - In this episode, The DIS team discusses the morning events from the 2015 D23 Expo including the Disney Legends Ceremony, The Muppets panel and a special interview and discussion with Charles Phoenix about the Retro Disneyland Slideshow!
Tue, 11 Aug 2015 23:04:00 -050008/11/15 - In this week’s Pete Werner has his solo show about Disney’s quarterly earnings, Disney Infinity, ESPN, an article about why Disney World sucks. He also takes your emails and voicemails. All this and more on this week's edition of The DIS Unplugged.
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:04:00 -050008/04/15 - In this week's show the Disney Channel original movie 'The Descendants' draws a huge audience, Disneyland Paris is being investigated for overcharging foreign guests, and we have the top 10 threads from DISboards.com for the month of July.
Tue, 04 Aug 2015 23:02:00 EDT08/04/15 - In this episode we talk about our recent DIS exclusive Adventures by Disney trip to San Francisco and Disneyland's 60th anniversary celebration.