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WDW Radio is the award-winning Disney podcast (named Best Travel Podcast for 9 consecutive years), LIVE video, blog, community, books, tours, and events dedicated to celebrating the magic of Walt Disney World, the Disney Parks, Disney Cruise Line, Marvel, and Star Wars hosted by Disney expert Lou Mongello since 2004.

WDW Radio is the award-winning Disney podcast (named Best Travel Podcast for 9 consecutive years), LIVE video, blog, community, books, tours, and events dedicated to celebrating the magic of Walt Disney World, the Disney Parks, Disney Cruise Line, Marvel, and Star Wars hosted by Disney expert Lou Mongello since 2004.

Location:

Orlando, FL

Description:

WDW Radio is the award-winning Disney podcast (named Best Travel Podcast for 9 consecutive years), LIVE video, blog, community, books, tours, and events dedicated to celebrating the magic of Walt Disney World, the Disney Parks, Disney Cruise Line, Marvel, and Star Wars hosted by Disney expert Lou Mongello since 2004.

Twitter:

@loumongello

Language:

English

Contact:

Walt Disney World Resort PO Box 10000 Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830 888-703-2171


Episodes

WDW Radio # 629 – Top Ten Nighttime Experiences in Walt Disney World

4/12/2021
This week, we’ll look at our Top Ten Nighttime Experiences in Walt Disney World. Ten (or more) things you can and SHOULD do at night, to have a better Walt Disney World day… and night… in the parks and resorts. Call the Voicemail with a question, comment or “Hello!” from the parks – 407-900-9391 Join… Read More »WDW Radio # 629 – Top Ten Nighttime Experiences in Walt Disney World The post WDW Radio # 629 – Top Ten Nighttime Experiences in Walt Disney World appeared first on WDW Radio.

Duration:01:23:14

WDW Radio # 628 – Disney’s Vero Beach Resort Report

4/5/2021
Join me live from Disney’s Vero Beach Resort as we review the 10 Reasons to Stay, Play, and Get Away on your next trip to Walt Disney World, if you’re local to the area, or even as it’s own destination. We’ll discuss the resort’s history and details, and review the decor, rooms, dining, amenities, and… Read More »WDW Radio # 628 – Disney’s Vero Beach Resort Report The post WDW Radio # 628 – Disney’s Vero Beach Resort Report appeared first on WDW Radio.

Duration:01:09:47

WDW Radio # 627 – The Music of World Showcase in EPCOT: Part 2

3/29/2021
We continue our journey through the music of World Showcase, as we make our way around the promenade and virtually visit each pavilion. We’ll also deep dive into parades, including Tapestry of Nations, as well as background loops, and all of the nighttime fireworks spectaculars over the years, of course including Illuminations. We’ll share personal… Read More »WDW Radio # 627 – The Music of World Showcase in EPCOT: Part 2 The post WDW Radio # 627 – The Music of World Showcase in EPCOT: Part...

Duration:01:48:19

WDW Radio # 626 – The Music of World Showcase in EPCOT: Part 1

3/22/2021
We make our way around the World Showcase promenade in EPCOT this week, as part of my continuing series about the Music of Walt Disney World. Together, we will virtually tour the music of World Showcase, including visiting each of the pavilions, as well as parades, background loops, and nighttime fireworks spectaculars. We’ll discuss the… Read More »WDW Radio # 626 – The Music of World Showcase in EPCOT: Part 1 The post WDW Radio # 626 – The Music of World Showcase in EPCOT: Part 1 appeared...

Duration:01:41:45

WDW Radio # 625 – Listener Emails: History, Mysteries, Legends, and Villains

3/9/2021
I’ll answer more of your questions from the inbox this week, including: the history of Tinker Bell’s magic Cinderella Castle flight; The Great Movie Ride – what could have been; Spaceship Earth mystery solved; Kyber Crystals in Star Wars: Galaxy’Edge; the legend, myth, and reality of Dark Kingdom and the Villains attraction, land, or 5th… Read More »WDW Radio # 625 – Listener Emails: History, Mysteries, Legends, and Villains The post WDW Radio # 625 – Listener Emails: History, Mysteries,...

Duration:01:17:47

WDW Radio # 624 – Kona Cafe Lunch Live Dining Review

3/1/2021
Kona Cafe… it’s not just for Tonga Toast anymore. While it is well known for it’s aloha take on traditional French Toast, pancakes, and breakfast, Kona Cafe at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort also has a wonderful, unique, and extensive lunch menu. And in the interest of research, and helping introduce you (or remind you) to new… Read More »WDW Radio # 624 – Kona Cafe Lunch Live Dining Review The post WDW Radio # 624 – Kona Cafe Lunch Live Dining Review appeared first on WDW Radio.

Duration:01:10:21

WDW Radio # 623 – Best Restaurants to Dine Solo in Walt Disney World

2/22/2021
“Table for one, please” should never be something that you should ever be hesitant to say. In fact, I think it opens up a wonderful world of opportunity… especially in Walt Disney World. And while you may be dining by yourself, you are definitely not alone. Literally. And so this week, we’re going to look… Read More »WDW Radio # 623 – Best Restaurants to Dine Solo in Walt Disney World The post WDW Radio # 623 – Best Restaurants to Dine Solo in Walt Disney World appeared first on WDW Radio.

Duration:01:26:27

WDW Radio # 622 – Secrets and Illusions of Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World: Part 2

2/15/2021
We continue our virtual journey through Magic Kingdom as we explore the practical magic of Walt Disney World, and the Secrets and Illusions of Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. We’ll visit Frontierland, Liberty Square, Fantasyland, and Tomorrowland, and the overall park in general. We will explore, dissect, and discuss our favorite and incredible illusions… Read More »WDW Radio # 622 – Secrets and Illusions of Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World: Part 2 The post WDW Radio # 622 – Secrets...

Duration:01:22:30

WDW Radio # 621 – Secrets and Illusions of Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World: Part 1

2/8/2021
This week we will explore some of the practical magic of Walt Disney World, as we look at the Secrets, Special Effects, and Illusions of Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. We will virtually visit the park, land by land, and look at some of our favorite, and most amazing, illusions and effects in the… Read More »WDW Radio # 621 – Secrets and Illusions of Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World: Part 1 The post WDW Radio # 621 – Secrets and Illusions of Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World: Part 1...

Duration:01:21:56

WDW Radio # 620 – Resort Report: Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

2/1/2021
On this installment of my Walt Disney World Resort Report, we will virtually visit Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, and share Ten Reasons to Stay, Play, and Dine there. We’ll look at some of the reasons why it’s the most versatile value resort in Walt Disney World, and quintessential Disney. Call the Voicemail with a… Read More »WDW Radio # 620 – Resort Report: Disney’s Art of Animation Resort The post WDW Radio # 620 – Resort Report: Disney’s Art of Animation Resort appeared first on WDW...

Duration:01:20:00

WDW Radio # 619 – Top Ten Romantic Places, Spaces, and Things to Do in Walt Disney World

1/25/2021
Romance isn’t just for Valentine’s Day, and can be found almost anywhere, including Walt Disney World. This week we’ll look at our Top Ten Romantic Places, Spaces, and Things to Do in Walt Disney World, including some that might not be what you expect. Call the Voicemail with a question, comment or “Hello!” from the… Read More »WDW Radio # 619 – Top Ten Romantic Places, Spaces, and Things to Do in Walt Disney World The post WDW Radio # 619 – Top Ten Romantic Places, Spaces, and Things to Do...

Duration:01:36:52

WDW Radio # 618 – Best of the Best from the 2021 Taste of Epcot Festival of the Arts

1/18/2021
Join us in Epcot as we wander the promenade and sample the Best of the Best from the 2021 Taste of Epcot International Festival of the Arts. We’ll discuss the Festival as a whole, including all of its activities and experiences, before sampling the “Best of the Fest” from the marketplace kitchens, from returning classics… Read More »WDW Radio # 618 – Best of the Best from the 2021 Taste of Epcot Festival of the Arts The post WDW Radio # 618 – Best of the Best from the 2021 Taste of Epcot...

Duration:02:04:35

WDW Radio # 617 – Ten Things We Are Looking Forward to from Disney in 2021

1/11/2021
This week, we are going to look at the Ten Things We Are Looking Forward to in and from Disney in 2021. From the Disney Parks to the screens, both in theaters and on Disney+, including Marvel, Star Wars, Hulu, Fox, and more, and we will explore all that there is that’s coming and to… Read More »WDW Radio # 617 – Ten Things We Are Looking Forward to from Disney in 2021 The post WDW Radio # 617 – Ten Things We Are Looking Forward to from Disney in 2021 appeared first on WDW Radio.

Duration:02:09:51

WDW Radio # 616 – 2020 Disney Year in Review

1/4/2021
Join us we look back on “The Year That Was” 2020 in the Disney Parks, Studios, and Disney+, including not just what we may have lost, but what we learned and gained, including some of the many good things that came out of the past year. We’ll also discuss our overall takeaways, not just from… Read More »WDW Radio # 616 – 2020 Disney Year in Review

Duration:02:53:50

WDW Radio # 615 – Legends of Walt Disney Imagineering: Joe Lanzisiero Interview, Part 2

12/28/2020
I continue my conversation with Joe Lanzisiero, former Senior VP of Creative at Walt Disney Imagineering, as we journey to Tokyo Disney Sea, the S.E.A., and the unique take on the Tower of Terror. We also discuss what almost became of the Muppets in the Disney Parks, Howard Stark and Walt Disney, Marvel, technology, his… Read More »WDW Radio # 615 – Legends of Walt Disney Imagineering: Joe Lanzisiero Interview, Part 2 The post WDW Radio # 615 – Legends of Walt Disney Imagineering: Joe...

Duration:01:08:31

WDW Radio # 614 – Legends of Walt Disney Imagineering: Joe Lanzisiero Interview, Part 1

12/21/2020
In my continuing series highlighting the legends of Walt Disney Imagineering, this week I sit down with Joe Lanzisiero, former Senior Vice President of Creative at Walt Disney Imagineering. Joe joins me to discuss his personal journey, including his work at Walt Disney Feature Animation, working under and with Tony Baxter and Marty Sklar at Walt… Read More »WDW Radio # 614 – Legends of Walt Disney Imagineering: Joe Lanzisiero Interview, Part 1 The post WDW Radio # 614 – Legends of Walt...

Duration:01:31:15

WDW Radio # 613 – Top Ten Celebrity Cameos in Walt Disney World Attractions

12/14/2020
This week, we’re going to look at our Top Ten celebrity cameos in Walt Disney World attractions, both current and extinct, including some memorable, obscure, and curious ones… and a lot of trivia and fun facts along the way. Call the Voicemail with a question, comment or “Hello!” from the parks – 407-900-9391 Join me… Read More »WDW Radio # 613 – Top Ten Celebrity Cameos in Walt Disney World Attractions The post WDW Radio # 613 – Top Ten Celebrity Cameos in Walt Disney World Attractions...

Duration:02:02:40

WDW Radio # 612 – Our Disney Collections, Disney Treasures, and Collecting Disney

12/7/2020
This week, I invite you to join us as we discuss our “Disney Treasures” – collectibles, collections, and favorite items we have acquired over the years from the Disney Parks, Marvel, and Star Wars. We’ll not only share stories of when, why, and how we added them to our collections, but the why they are… Read More »WDW Radio # 612 – Our Disney Collections, Disney Treasures, and Collecting Disney The post WDW Radio # 612 – Our Disney Collections, Disney Treasures, and Collecting Disney...

Duration:02:30:13

WDW Radio # 611 – Resort Report: Disney’s Riviera Resort

11/25/2020
I’ll introduce a new segment this week, the Resort Report, and begin with our first, and one of my favorites – Disney’s Riviera Resort. I’ll explain what the new segment entails, including the additional, complementary content beyond the show. We’ll then look at our Ten Reasons to Stay at Disney’s Riviera Resort, including guides, guidance,… Read More »WDW Radio # 611 – Resort Report: Disney’s Riviera Resort The post WDW Radio # 611 – Resort Report: Disney’s Riviera Resort appeared first on...

Duration:01:40:38

WDW Radio # 610 – The Music of EPCOT: Future World – Part 2

11/17/2020
In Part 2 of our journey through the Music of Future World in EPCOT, we head to the west side of the park and take an in-depth look at the songs, scores, and background music, both past and present from the Imagination pavilion, The Land, The Living Seas, Innoventions, and Communicore, as well as the… Read More »WDW Radio # 610 – The Music of EPCOT: Future World – Part 2 The post WDW Radio # 610 – The Music of EPCOT: Future World – Part 2 appeared first on WDW Radio.

Duration:02:00:23