‘The Music of Pixar Live!” to Debut at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Memorial Day Weekend 2017

'The Music of Pixar Live!" to Debut at Disney's Hollywood Studios Memorial Day Weekend 2017

Walt Disney World has announced Disney’s Hollywood Studios will present “The Music of Pixar Live! – A Symphony of Characters” starting May 26, 2017.

This limited-time event will showcase music from Pixar Animation Studios films, like Toy Story, Monsters Inc., Finding Nemo, and Cars, complete with a live orchestra.

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Merry Christmas From CitySurfing Orlando feat. The Osborne Lights

The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Whether you’re an Orlando native, or you’re visiting to get away from the cold, CitySurfing Orlando wishes you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a Happy Holidays!

Last year was the final year for the much loved Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights, which ran for 20 years at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. So we thought it would be fun to revisit our coverage of the holiday event.

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Orlando Dining News Round-Up November 11 2016: 1921NVA, PizzeRizzo, Baoery

In this week’s Orlando dining news round-up: new openings, new brunches, special dining events, and a couple of closings. Are you hungry? Let’s dive in…

1921 by Norman Van Aken will start Sunday brunch service November 13.

1921 by Norman Van Aken will start Sunday brunch service November 13. The menu is a la carte and features dishes such as Corn Tamale Scramble, Acorn Squash Salad, Chicken & Waffles served with Asian spiced syrup, and the Full Moon Saloon Fish Sandwich with frites.

Hours are 11:30am to 2pm, and reservations are suggested. The restaurant is located at 142 East 4th Avenue in Mount Dora.

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#DisneyParksLIVE to Stream Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular Fireworks July 18

Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular Fireworks

This evening, Disney Parks will live stream “Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular Fireworks,” from Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

This new show debuted last month, and brings the Star Wars universe to life via themed fireworks, lasers, special effects and video projections of iconic characters and scenes from the complete saga, all set to the unforgettable score of the film series.

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Orlando Dining Round-Up April 15, 2016: K Restaurant, The Rusty Spoon, Hard Rock Cafe Orlando

In this week’s dining news round-up, chef’s dinners, free food, and new openings. Are you hungry? Let’s dive in…

K Restaurant and Wine Bar in Orlando
K Restaurant will celebrate its 15th anniversary on April 24 with a backyard party. Chef Kevin Fonzo will be joined by chefs Kathleen Blake, James and Julie Petrakis, Greg Richie, Jamie McFadden, Austin Boyd, and Henry and Michele Salgado for a family-firnedly fete featuring food, wine, and live music.

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Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler Celebrates Birthday at Walt Disney World

Musician Steven Tyler, best known as Aerosmith’s lead vocalist, celebrated his 68th birthday yesterday at Walt Disney World.

Steven Tyler

He was so excited to check out his band’s namesake attraction, the Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, he posted a video on his Facebook and Twitter pages.

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Free Preview of ‘The Jungle Book’ Starts at Disney’s Hollywood Studios March 18

Beginning March 18, guests visiting Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be able to catch a preview of scenes from Disney’s all-new live-action adventure The Jungle Book.

Disney's The Jungle Book

The limited-time preview will include clips from the movie, along with a special introduction by director Jon Favreau that pays homage to Walt Disney, the original animated classic and Disney’s legacy of innovative storytelling.

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Toy Story Mania at Disney’s Hollywood Studios to Close for One Day on March 15

Walt Disney World will be closing the popular Toy Story Mania attraction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on March 15…but only for one day.

Toy Story Mania at Disney's Hollywood Studios

The closure has to be done to accommodate the addition of a new third track which should open Summer 2016. The work cannot be done with guests enjoying the attraction.

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Walt Disney World to Live Stream Fantasmic! on February 2, 2016

As part of their on-going series of event streaming, Walt Disney World has announced they will live broadcast the February 2 Fantasmic! show online.

Fantasmic! - Beauty and the Beast

Fantasmic! is a 30-minute nighttime extravaganza that features 50 Disney characters and costumed performers, water effects, pyrotechnics, and an all-star finale. It is a fan favorite at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

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Walt Disney World to Remove Earffel Tower from Disney’s Hollywood Studios

In the midst of the announced closures at Disney’s Hollywood Studios to make room for the upcoming Star Wars and Toy Story expansion projects, comes news one more item will be removed.

The Earffel Tower

The Earffel Tower, the original iconic landmark, has been a part of the park since it opened in 1989, but it too will be coming down.

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Kylo Ren to Meet Fans at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Starting in February 2016

Starting in February 2016, the dark side of The Force will be offering the chance to interact with the newest devotee, Kylo Ren, at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

Kylo Ren to Meet Fans at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Guests to the park will encounter Kylo Ren on the bridge of his First Order Star Destroyer at Star Wars Launch Bay, which recently opened.

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Disney’s Hollywood Studios to Close Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show and More

Walt Disney World has announced that it will be closing several attractions at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on April 2 to make room for the upcoming Star Wars and Toy Story expansion projects.

Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show

Among them is Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show, which opened at the park in 2005, and is based on the Disneyland Paris show, Moteurs… Action! Stunt Show Spectacular.

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Orlando Dining Round-Up January 8, 2016: Morimoto Asia, Better Than Sex, Chuy’s Tex Mex

In this week’s dining news round-up, we have several restaurant openings, one makes a move, and a local Chef heads to TV. Are you hungry? Let’s dive in…

Morimoto Asia Street Food at Disney Springs
Morimoto Asia Street Food is set to open January 25 at Disney Springs, according to sources. It will be located on the side of the building by the front entrance, and will offer a quick service option to the popular restaurant.

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BREAKING: Walt Disney World Extends Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights Until January 6, 2016

This last year of the popular Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney’s Hollywood Studios was supposed to end today, January 3, 2016, with the rest of Disney’s holiday offerings.

The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney's Hollywood Studios

But due to the huge swell of fans wanting to see the lights one last time, Walt Disney World announced this afternoon the were extending the holiday attraction three more days.

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