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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 20:13:47 -040003/28/17 - In this episode, Bob Iger will extend his tenure as CEO, Blackstone sells off their remaining shares of SeaWorld, and the opportunity to see Pandora is quickly approaching, plus we tell you what we think are the best food items you can get at Walt Disney World!
Tue, 21 Mar 2017 18:04:01 -040003/21/17 - In this episode, Disney explains why Pandora will be relatable for people who haven't seen Avatar, Disney will pay out $3.8 million to cast members for labor violations, and Beauty and the Beast scores big at the box office.
Tue, 14 Mar 2017 14:22:43 -040003/14/17 - In this episode, new experiences are coming to the Disney Fantasy, Zachary Levi thinks that Turkey Legs are actually Emu Legs, and Disney Cruise Line is being sued for hazardous bathroom conditions, plus the thread of the week and more!
Tue, 07 Mar 2017 17:27:02 -050003/07/17 - In this episode, Beauty and the Beast director reveals first 'exclusively gay' moment in a Disney film and an Alabama theater chooses to react, new experiences will be coming to the 2017 Disney Cruise Line Star Wars Day at Sea, plus we share our thoughts on this year's Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival!
Tue, 28 Feb 2017 15:50:57 -050002/28/17 - In this episode, Disney does well at the Academy Awards, Disney Dining Plans prices are up across the board, and we give you the scoop on which of the Summer 2018 Disney cruises are the ones you want to be on!
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:17:02 -050002/21/17 - In this episode, big changes are coming to Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort and Disney's Coronado Springs Resort, ticket prices increased as it was speculated, and Rivers of Light finally debuted to the public after being delayed almost a year!
Tue, 07 Feb 2017 03:15:17 -050002/07/17 - In this episode, there is increasing speculation that Bob Iger will extend his tenure as CEO, a new VIP tour is now available to show you all of the Magic Kingdom classics, and Paddlefish is o-fish-ially open!
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 13:18:17 -050002/01/17 - Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share 'The Best & Worst Disney Dining Plan 1 credit table service restaurants'
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 14:40:00 -050001/31/17 - In this episode, DisneyQuest finally has a closing date, Disney files a patent for some interesting new technology, and Planet Hollywood Observatory is finally open - whoopee.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 07:53:51 -050001/25/17 - Join Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share 'Five FREE Walt Disney World Attractions!'
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 14:37:54 -050001/24/17 - In this episode, a man files a complaint after being trampled at Disney Springs, Oscar nominations are out and Disney seems to be doing well, and we continue making Planet Hollywood Observatory seem more important than it is.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 08:30:00 -050001/18/17 - Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their 'TOP FIVE Walt Disney World Rookie Mistakes!'
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:53:04 -050001/17/17 - In this episode, Bob Iger receives lower salary compensation in 2016, the futuristic Tomorrowland cabanas will soon be a thing of the past, and will Planet Hollywood be opening next week? Plus, we'll bring your our Festival of the Arts coverage and discuss the thread of the week!
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 16:03:50 -050001/11/17 - Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their 'TOP FIVE BEST Walt Disney World Money Saving Tips!'
Tue, 10 Jan 2017 14:42:33 -050001/10/17 - In this episode, SeaWorld is mourning the loss of Tilikum, Disney will introduce a new one-day quick service dining plan at Magic Kingdom, and we may have a possible opening date for the highly anticipated Pandora: The World of AVATAR coming to Disney's Animal Kingdom.
Tue, 03 Jan 2017 15:31:03 -050001/03/17 - In this episode, Disney is set to receive a big paycheck in life insurance after Carrie Fisher's death, Disney Legend Tyrus Wong passes away, and we ask where the crowds were this year during the holiday season.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 09:44:46 -050012/28/16 - Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their TOP 5 BEST busy time tips and tricks for Disney's Hollywood Studios!
Wed, 21 Dec 2016 11:32:56 -050012/21/16 - Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their TOP 5 BEST busy time tips and tricks for Epcot!
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:01:53 -050012/20/16 - In this episode, the team discusses their favorite happenings at Disney in 2016 as well as the Top 10 news stories on The DIS this past year.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 13:00:33 -050012/20/16 - In this episode, the team discusses Podcast Cruise 6.0 onboard Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas!
Tue, 13 Dec 2016 21:45:02 -050012/13/16 - In this episode, SeaWorld announces their first park without Orcas coming to Abu Dhabi, the After Hours event will return to the Magic Kingdom, and Disneyland security tightens up starting this week.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 18:36:46 -050012/07/16 - Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their TOP 5 BEST busy time tips and tricks for the Magic Kingdom park.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 11:38:09 -050012/06/16 - In this episode, the team shares with you their holiday baked goods they brought to show off, while telling stories of holiday past with very little to do with Disney.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 12:58:33 -050011/30/16 - Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their 'TOP 5 WORST Experiences at Walt Disney World during Christmas!'
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 18:54:44 -0500Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their 'TOP 5 BEST Walt Disney World Christmas Things!'
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 22:30:19 -050011/22/16 - In this episode, Disney releases information on MagicBand 2 and Pandoar - The World of AVATAR, a brand new event is coming to Epcot called Festival of the Arts, and Disney is stepping up their Thanksgiving game this year. Oh yeah, can't forget the $650 cabanas coming to Magic Kingdom!
Wed, 16 Nov 2016 12:56:33 -050011/16/16 - Join Pete Werner, Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their 'TOP 6 BEST Disney World Christmas Hidden Gems!'
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 11:22:02 -050011/09/16 - Join Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their opinions on the 'TOP 5 BEST Epcot Don't Miss Things!'
Tue, 08 Nov 2016 15:02:58 -050011/08/16 - In this episode, Disney is set to begin tracking custodial cast members for a new system called "Custodial of Tomorrow," Disney regects Magistrates decision in labor dispute with firefighters, Disney's application for drone flights is approved by the FAA and Ryno Clavin Oliver Green and Steve Porter share their opinions on the 'Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party.'
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 11:22:02 -0400Join Steve Porter and Oliver Green as they share their opinion on the 'TOP 5 WORST Epcot Over Rated Things!'
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:07:37 -050011/15/16 - In this episode, Disney releases their 4th quarter fiscal numbers and it isn't too hot, Donald Trump's bust is already in the works for Hall of Presidents and Shanghai Disneyland has broken ground on Toy Story Land in an attempt to make Hollywood Studios look weak.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 17:36:39 -040011/01/16 - In this episode, two different individuals are caught trying to bring a gun into Walt Disney World parks, Adventures by Disney is honored once again, and a lot of information is announced regarding the Holidays at Walt Disney World!
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:48:39 -040010/26/16 - Join Pete Werner and Oliver Green as they share their opinion on the 'TOP 5 BEST Magic Kingdom Don't Miss Things!'
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:32:15 -040010/25/16 - In this episode, Conde Naste recognizes Disney (as they should), Victoria & Albert's is honored as the #2 restaurant in the United States, and Mickey Mouse is turning 88 despite looking like a 20-year-old, plus so much more!
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 16:31:21 -040010/18/16 - In this episode, Disney offers absurdly expensive after hours weddings at the Magic Kingdom, "Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM!" is coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios, and Walt Disney World is about to make sure "The Magic is Endless."
Mon, 10 Oct 2016 09:59:00 -040010/12/16 - Join Pete Werner and Oliver Green as they share their opinion on the 'TOP 5 BEST Disney World Resort Table Service Restaurants'.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 18:33:05 -040010/11/16 - In this episode, we look back on the effect Hurricane Matthew had on Walt Disney World, find out which phone is now banned from Disney Cruise Line and a new wine bar is making its way to Disney Springs.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 09:41:36 -040010/05/16 - Join Pete Werner as he shares his opinion on his 'TOP 5 WORST Disney World Resort Table Service Restaurants'.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 15:19:11 -040010/04/16 - In this episode, new discounts are available for AP holders, the latest Pirates of the Caribbean trailer has been released, along with some really great discounts for Walt Disney World. Plus, we share our experiences from this past weekend at Walt Disney World.
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.