Dive into recent theme park headlines: Universal announces ‘Bourne Stuntacular,' Disney Skyliner reopens, ‘Beauty and the Beast’ bar debuts, Gatorland opens White Gator Swamp, six James Bonds appear at Madame Tussauds, and how much does it cost to eat one of every item at the Epcot Food & Wine Fest?
The Disney Skyliner, the free gondola-based transportation system now open to the public, gives Walt Disney World visitors new views and ways to get into its theme parks. The Theme Park Rangers discuss the pros (Epcot’s station location) and cons (cabins are not air-conditioned).
The end is near for Epcot’s “IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth.” Sept. 30 is the last performance of the fireworks show that debuted 20 years ago. The Orlando Sentinel’s theme park reporter Dewayne Bevil and arts critic Matthew Palm discuss the beloved spectacular and what is to come as Disney World replaces several of its nighttime shows.
The smell of rotting flesh and scares lurking around every corner means Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights is in full swing. The Theme Park Rangers discuss the scariest houses, best scare zones, the mazes that provide the most fun and new experiences awaiting park guests.