The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World

Author: Susan Veness
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440587818
Release Date: 2015-04-03
Genre: Travel

Your guide to Disney's hidden treasures--including Fantasyland and Storybook Circus secrets! Whether this is your first or fiftieth visit, you'd be surprised at how much you miss during your trip to Walt Disney World. From where to find hidden Imagineer signatures to the secrets behind the carriage numbers in the Casey Jr. Splash 'N' Soak play area, learn all about the hidden magic that permeates these fabulous resorts in this tell-all handbook. You will also get the insider's take on: The Disney family coat of arms standing guard at the entrance to Cinderella Castle The surprise song that plays in the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train queue area The mysterious concentric circles in the Temple of Heaven in Epcot's China pavilion The lipstick stain on the champagne glass sitting on the table in the Tower of Terror Complete with a whole new section on the Fantasyland and Storybook Circus expansion, The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World, 2nd Edition will inspire you to relive the magic year after year!

The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World

Author: Susan Veness
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440587801
Release Date: 2015-05
Genre: Travel

Complete with secret tips from Disney's Imagineers--from where to find all the hidden Mickeys to the truth behind Madame Leota's ring at the Haunted Mansion--this tell-all handbook provides an insiders take on popular park, as well as maps of all four parks highlighting hidden surprises. Original.

The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World

Author: Susan Veness
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440504327
Release Date: 2009-05-18
Genre: Travel

Sure, it's the Happiest Place on Earth, but how much do the 45 million-plus people who visit the Disney World theme parks annually really know about it? From where to find all the hidden Mickeys to the truth behind Madame Leota's ring at the Haunted Mansion, learn all about the hidden magic that permeates these fabulous resorts in this tell-all handbook. Readers also get the insider's take on: The smell of home-baked cookies on Main Street in the Magic Kingdom The Fountain of World Friendship in Epcot that contains water from rivers and oceans around the globe Walt Disney's opening day speech tapped out in Morse Code in Frontierland The eco-friendly benches (recycled milk jugs) in the Animal Kingdom Two versions of The Great Movie Ride at Disney's Hollywood Studios Complete with secret tips from Disney's Imagineers, this book is the perfect in-park companion for Disney World fans.

The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World Trivia

Author: Susan Veness
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440568954
Release Date: 2013-10-02
Genre: Travel

Test your knowledge of Disney's little-known facts and history! You've been to Disney World hundreds of times and can rattle off the entire spiel for the Jungle Cruise from memory, but how much do you really know about these imaginative theme parks and their attractions? From the fastest rides and the tallest sculptures to the parks' enchanting history and hidden gems, this trivia challenge doesn't miss a single detail - no matter how small. Full of Disney's best-kept secrets and facts, you will spend hours racking your brain trying to figure out answers to questions such as, "What is the name of the award Walt Disney created for special Cast Members?" and "What is so special about the dentures Dr. Winch is promoting at Country Bear Jamboree?" A treasure trove of challenging Disney World trivia, this book is guaranteed to stump even the biggest Mickey Mouse fan!

Hidden Mickeys

Author: Steven M. Barrett
Publisher:
ISBN: 1887140719
Release Date: 2007-05-02
Genre: Travel

A new edition of a park visitor's guide on where to find concealed images of Mickey Mouse in Florida's Disney World theme parks, restaurants, hotels, and other areas is updated with the latest sighting information. Original.

The Walt Disney World Trivia Book

Author: Louis A. Mongello
Publisher:
ISBN: 1887140638
Release Date: 2006-06-01
Genre: Reference

Presents fascinating facts and tantalizing trivia about the Happiest Place on Earth. This work includes hundreds of multiple-choice questions with in-depth answers.

Beyond the Castle

Author: Jody Jean Dreyer
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 9780310347255
Release Date: 2017-09-05
Genre: Religion

When the credits roll and you've left the park, when your Disney day is over, how do you take the magic with you into your everyday work and life? Jody Jean Dreyer worked for the Walt Disney Company for 30 years and in Beyond the Castle she shares one-of-a-kind stories and insights into what sets the Disney experience apart, as well as secrets to help readers discover their own “happily ever after.” Beginning with her first position as a summer intern at Walt Disney World, through her role leading synergy and special projects for Disney (reporting to former CEO Michael Eisner), to her work with top leadership at Walt Disney Motion Pictures sharing the magic of Disney films around the world, Jody unpacks secrets that can change the way we understand ourselves, our work and relationships, and how we can find our own path to happiness. You will read her stories about working with Walt’s nephew, Roy E. Disney, her front-line role in the opening of theme parks around the world and her own journey to discovering how to bring some Disney magic into every day. The wish for happy endings is written in our hearts. Every park guest or movie watcher is looking for their own “happily ever after,” as they ask the questions: What’s my story? Does it matter? Will the story end well for me? Jody’s personal experiences and her underpinning faith help her to offer practical and sometimes unexpected principles to better appreciate and navigate our own stories. Jody’s entertaining storytelling will satisfy a reader's desire to open the doors and peek inside the castle – and more, to unlock and illuminate life’s true treasure.

Secrets of Walt Disney World

Author: Dinah Williams
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1454908149
Release Date: 2013-07-02
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A guide to Walt Disney World in Florida shares hidden facts about how the popular destination continues to inspire and entertain people every day, providing coverage of Epcot, the Magic Kingdom and Hollywood Studios.

The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World Planner

Author: Simon Veness
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781440528101
Release Date: 2012-04-15
Genre: Travel

Start the family fun before you even pack your bags! The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World Planner is more than just a place to keep your important phone numbers and schedules. This all-the-fun-in-one journal is a celebration of the happiest place on earth—and a peek inside its magic! With the help of this planner, you'll make exciting discoveries like where in Epcot to find Mickey-shaped tomatoes and the blink-and-you'll-miss-it eerie surprise on the Tower of Terror. In addition to these never-before-revealed secrets, you'll also discover: The best places to stay and eat for every budget Scheduling strategies to cut your waiting time in long lines Prime viewing spots for parades And hundreds more money- and time-saving (and fun-maximizing) tips Complete with journal pages to record your memories, fold-out maps to help you find your way, and pockets to hold your keepsakes, The Hidden Magic of Walt Disney World Planner helps you step into your own "Once Upon a Time" and make your Disney dreams come true!

The Imagineering Field Guide to Epcot at Walt Disney World Updated

Author: Alex Wright
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1423124677
Release Date: 2010-04-06
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

The Imagineering Field Guide series answers the question “What would it be like to walk through a Disney park with an Imagineer by your side?” A lot of fun, actually! And extremely interesting. The Imagineering Field Guide to Epcot at Walt Disney World—Updated! provides that experience, explaining large concepts and pointing out subtle details, revealing stories, backstories, and Imagineering insights never before revealed; and showing the sketches, paintings, and schematics used to develop the look of each attraction—all condensed into a portable, easily referenced park guide. These user-friendly, beautifully illustrated guides are innovative and entertaining books that will enrich the guest’s time at the happiest places on earth. And now the series is being updated to include all the new attractions, shows, and lands in the Disney parks. Who better to tour you around these Disney parks than the Imagineers who created them? And what better than to have the most recent insider information? It’s all in the Imagineering Field Guides.

The Epcot Explorer s Encyclopedia

Author: R.A. Pedersen
Publisher: R. A. Pedersen
ISBN: 9781456589660
Release Date: 2011-04-08
Genre: Travel

"A guide to the flora, fauna, and fun of the world's greatest theme park"--Cover.

Birnbaum s 2018 Walt Disney World For Kids

Author: Birnbaum Guides
Publisher: Disney Editions
ISBN: 1484773799
Release Date: 2017-09-19
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In the 2018 edition, we'll tell young readers how to: -Join the vacation-planning fun, with kid-friendly descriptions of all the theme park shows and attractions, including maps, photos, colorful illustrations, and more. -Mingle with the Muppets in the Magic Kingdom's Liberty Square! Kermit and company present historic tales there every day. This park also has a new musical show at Cinderella Castle: Mickey's Friendship Faire! -Experience Pandora-The World of AVATAR, the brand-new land at Disney's Animal Kingdom's. It features a magical boat ride and a thrilling attraction called AVATAR Flight of Passage. In it, guests of all ages fly on a Banshee over an alien world. -Discover new theme park offerings-including Epcot's Colortopia, Soarin' Around the World, and Frozen Ever After; Disney's Animal Kingdom's new spectacular called Rivers of Light, a nighttime show with live performances, floating lanterns, and swirling animal images on giant screens of water! -Meet favorite Disney characters and collect autographs from Mickey, Minnie, Anna, Elsa, Joy, Sadness, Goofy, and the gang-there are special autograph pages at the back of the book! -Get advice from young Disney experts-kids like you. The book is filled with kid-written tips and attraction reviews. -Hunt for dozens of Hidden Mickeys spread through all four Walt Disney World theme parks. -Preserve magical memories in a special scrapbook section.

Realityland

Author: David Koenig
Publisher:
ISBN: 0964060523
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Business & Economics

Offers a look at the creation and operation of the world's most popular vacation destination, revealing how Walt Disney's City of Tomorrow evolved into a sprawling resort where, despite extraordinary efforts, everything doesn't always go according to plan.

Disney s Animal Kingdom

Author: Melody Malmberg
Publisher: Hyperion Books
ISBN: UOM:39015059260482
Release Date: 1998-05-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction


Disney by the Numbers

Author: Anthony M. Caselnova
Publisher:
ISBN: 1941500609
Release Date: 2015-09-23
Genre:

Counting Pixie Dust. How much pixie dust is there at Walt Disney World, anyway? Can you count it? Nope. But there are many things at Disney World you CAN count, and Tony Caselnova has counted and measured and calculated and quantified them all. A unique look at your favorite theme park!