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Walt Disney World News
- The all-new Play Disney Parks mobile app has officially debuted. This new app allows for group play which enables everyone to join in on the fun, turning wait time into play time with all-new interactive activities created for select attraction queues. Guests signed into their Disney account can also earn, collect, and share uniquely themed achievements, rewarded for playing games, answering trivia, completing challenges and more. This app will also allow guests to access Apple Music from within the app to tap into featured official playlists inspired by beloved theme park lands, attractions and characters. Apple Music subscribers will even be able to add favorite Disney tracks direct to their Apple Music library. Games that are currently available on the include the following:
- “Playset Party” at Toy Story Mania! at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
- “Off to Neverland” at Peter Pan’s Flight at Magic Kingdom
- “Rocket Race” at Space Mountain at Magic Kingdom
- “Andy’s Boardgame Blast!” at Slinky Dog Dash at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
- Terralina Crafted Italian is now open at Disney Springs. Terralina Crafted Italian’s new veranda overlooking Riverboat Square will allow Guests to savor authentic Italian food and wines al fresco, all while taking in waterfront views. The veranda will also feature a full-service bar where Guests can order beverages. Dishes will include Italian specialities like wood-fired pizzas, pastas, and more. Terralina Crafted Italian will be open for lunch and dinner. Take a look at our overview video.
- Beginning in early 2019, Guests will be able to enjoy Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. This will be a first-of-its-kind new show that will put Guests right in the middle of the world of “Cars.” At Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy, which will be located in the Sunset Showcase, you’ll come face-to-face with racing legend Lightning McQueen, who is excited to share what he’s learned over the years with you,. Things don’t always go according to plan, and he has to think fast to get back on course. With friends Tow Mater, Cruz Ramirez and the gang from Radiator Springs on his side, Lightning gears up for the challenge.