Theme Park Podcasts are like radio shows that can be listened to online or downloaded and transferred to mp3 players. Below you’ll find the latest shows from some of the best theme park podcasts on the web.
- CoasterRadio.com #818 – The Magic of Disney’s Rising Ticket Price7 March 2014, 1:00 am
THIS WEEK: New Orleans might see a Theme Park once again! Screamscape has the details on Jazzland! Plus, Jon and Kevin return with Part II of their interview with Kings Island PR Manager Don Helbig. We also have a Live Trip Report from Silver Dollar City and listeners react to price increases at Walt Disney World. Plus, a whole lot more!…
- CoasterRadio.com #817 – Off Season Update: Goliath, Impulse, Banshee and More28 February 2014, 1:00 am
On this week’s show, we discuss fantastic changes to Six Flags Great America’s Goliath. We also take a look at Knoebels interesting new attraction for 2015, IMPULSE. Why announce this so early?
Plus, Jon and Kevin interview Kings Island PR Manager Don Helbig about Banshee.
We also have a Live Trip Report from Disney California Adventure and a tribute to an important figure in our lives….
- CoasterRadio.com #816 – Falcon’s Fury and Theme Park Smarts21 February 2014, 1:00 am
On this week’s show, we take a look at a very cool new Robot Theme Park that is on the way! We also talk about how you’ll soon be able to live in a closed theme park!
We take a look behind the construction walls of The Seven Dwarfs Mine Train now that they’re starting to come down.
We also have an interview with Jeff Hornick, the Director of Design and Enginnering at Busch Gardens Tampa. He tells us about what we can expect from Falcon’s Fury – their new drop tower for 2014.
All that, p…
- CoasterRadio.com #815 – No Fear for No Limits14 February 2014, 1:00 am
On this week’s show, we talk with the Lead 3D Artist for No Limits 2, Tom Zeliff. He tells us all about this extraordinary coaster simulator that the pros use.
We also dig into the CoasterRadio.com Mailbag to answer your questions. Topics include, a Valentine’s Day Haunted House and a really scary drop ride in Japan. And what was Tom Hanks doing at Six Flags Magic Mountain this week?
- CoasterRadio.com #814 – Rant Mode: On – You’re Destroying My Park!7 February 2014, 1:00 am
On this week’s show, we talk with journalist Seth Kubersky about Diagon Alley! He tells us what we can expect from the new area opening at Universal Orlando. Plus, we discuss some details about the new ride that have already been posted.
We also have a fantastic Interactive Topic! We asked our listeners “What is ruining the theme park experience for you?” Wait until you hear their answers.
We also have a Live Trip Report from “El Loco” at the Adventuredome in Las Vegas and a wh…
- tspp #262- Fun Spot w/ John Arie Sr., John Arie Jr., & Patrick Tuten! 3/3/144 March 2014, 1:53 am
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This week the Season Pass Podcast travels to the new and improved Fun Spot America Amusement Park/Family Entertainment Center in Orlando, Florida. Doug Barnes and Robert Coker discuss this amazing family park, its attractions, and the origin story with John Arie Sr. (Owner of Fun Spot Attractions), John Arie Jr. (COO of Fun Spot Attractions) and Patrick Tuten (Creative Director of Fun Spot Attractions). Treating employees well and serving guests right, Fun Spot …
- tspp #261- Give Kids The World with Neal McCord 2/21/1422 February 2014, 1:53 am
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This week the Season Pass Podcast goes to Kissimmee, Florida to check out the amazing vacation village Give Kids The World. Doug Barnes and Robert Coker are joined by Jeff Kober (Disney At Work) and Lon Smart (Disney) to discuss the special free resort get-away for families with terminally ill children. Also, Doug and Lon join the Director of Risk Management for Give Kids the World, Neal McCord, on location to discuss the creation and story behind GKTW as well …
- tspp #260-IAAPA 2013 Coverage Pt.1:Accesso, Marty Sklar, Lee Cokerell, & IAAPA Leaders 2/9/1410 February 2014, 2:35 am
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FINALLY! Season Pass Podcast brings you its coverage of the 2013 International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions Exposition from Orlando, Florida. Part 1 of 2 from the floor of the IAAPA Expo (1 of 8 for the entire trip)—Interviews with Tom Burnet (CEO of Accesso), Lee Cockerell (Former Executive Vice President of Walt Disney World), Marty Sklar (Former Ambassador of Walt Disney Imagineer), Paul Noland (President and CEO of IAAPA) and Mario Mamon (Ch…
- tspp #259-Knott’s Trapped:The New Experiment/Skeleton Key Rooms Revealed! 1/28/1428 January 2014, 10:25 pm
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Now that it’s 2014 we can safely say that the Halloween season is over and the Season Pass Podcast would love to finally reveal Knott’s Scary Farm’s VIP experiences of 2013 to all of you! This episode is the discussion and dissection of the 5 new Skeleton Key Rooms and the return of the hit exclusive haunt maze Trapped, this version simply known as The New Experiment. Doug Barnes and Robert Coker (Season Pass Podcast) are joined by the Knott&rs…
- tspp #258- Seasoned Pros List Show 4: Wooden Coasters! 1/15/1416 January 2014, 7:48 am
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It’s another Seasoned Pros List Show with Doug Barnes (Season Pass Podcast), Arthur Levine (Theme Parks Guide for About.com) and Joel Bullock (The Coaster Critic). For the fourth SPLS episode, the guys count down the Top Ten BEST WOODEN ROLLER COASTERS in North America. Coaster specialist Robert Coker (co-host of Season Pass Podcast/Author of Roller Coasters: A Thrill Seeker’s Guide to the Ultimate Scream Machines joins as the Expert Guest of t…
- Billy Outside the Box: Reflections on the WDW Radio 7th Anniversary Party7 March 2014, 3:43 pm
by Billy Latta I am constantly in awe each time I look at the calendar. How the time flies! Although it’s already been a month since we met (January 31st, 2014), it feels like yesterday that a group of us from the WDW Radio family came together to celebrate the 7th Anniversary of WDW. And […]The post Billy Outside the Box: Reflections on the WDW Radio 7th Anniversary Party appeared first on WDW Radio – Your Walt Disney World Information Station by Lou Mongello….
- Adventure Into The World of Yesterday, Tomorrow, and Fantasy: Disney Tip #417 March 2014, 2:15 pm
Now that winter is winding down, this could only mean one thing; spring is right around the corner! While Florida has already gotten an annual kickstart on the warm weather, Walt Disney World® has begun the 2014 Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival Presented by HGTV. Running from March 5th-March 18th, 2014, guests will have the […]The post Adventure Into The World of Yesterday, Tomorrow, and Fantasy: Disney Tip #41 appeared first on WDW Radio – Your Walt Disney World Inform…
- WDW Radio “On the Road” – Valley Forge, PA – Saturday, April 5, 20147 March 2014, 1:46 am
Join WDW Radio “On the Road” on Saturday April 5, 2014 near Valley Forge, Pennsylvania for a “sweet” event! The WDW Radio family will be meeting at Zwahlens Ice Cream and Chocolate Co. (670 Shannondell Blvd, Audubon, PA 19403) to meet new friends, play some games, win prizes, and of course, EAT SOME ICE CREAM!! (Wonder if anyone has tried to eat a […]The post WDW Radio “On the Road” – Valley Forge, PA – Saturday, April 5, 2014 appeared first on WDW…
- Practically Perfect Disney Crafting: Disney Scent-Inspired Sugar Scrub6 March 2014, 3:15 pm
Hi Everyone! Elsa’s chill is still around my area, and the weather has been pretty rough on all of our hands. How about you? I really wanted to share a new way to slough off this last bit of winter based off of my A Spoonful of Sugar Scrub from January 2013. So this time, […]The post Practically Perfect Disney Crafting: Disney Scent-Inspired Sugar Scrub appeared first on WDW Radio – Your Walt Disney World Information Station by Lou Mongello….
- A Taste of Disney: St. Patty’s Day6 March 2014, 2:15 pm
St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner! Where will you be on March 17th? I, for one, would love to be dining at Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant and enjoying Downtown Disney® festivities that day. Downtown Disney® has a lot of “green” fun planned for St. Patty’s Day including performances by Irish bands […]The post A Taste of Disney: St. Patty’s Day appeared first on WDW Radio – Your Walt Disney World Information Station by Lou Mongello….
- Mousetalgia Episode 281: John Canemaker on Mary Blair, WED’s Paul Saunders9 March 2014, 2:35 pm
Mousetalgia welcomes Academy Award-winning animator, author and historian John Canemaker to the show to talk about Disney Legend Mary Blair and the exhibit opening this week at the Walt Disney Family Museum called “Magic, Color, Flair – The World of Mary Blair.” The exhibit, which is curated by Canemaker, has been eagerly anticipated for nearly a year, and Canemaker gives us an exclusive sneak preview of the show, some history of Mary Blair, and information about his two new books about Bla…
- Mousetalgia Episode 280: Dapper Day, Pete Docter on directing2 March 2014, 10:15 pm
Mousetalgia talks Dapper Day, dining, and Docter on this week’s show! First, Jeff reports on his trip to Disneyland Resort for Dapper Day on February 23, discussing the variety of styles, costumes, Disneybounding, and people-watching opportunities afforded by this increasingly popular unofficial event held in Disney parks around the world. Next, we discuss dining at Disneyland, focusing on the Storyteller Cafe dinner buffet at the Grand Californian and the Harbour Galley at Disneyland Park. Next…
- Mousetalgia Episode 279: Fantasia24 February 2014, 6:15 pm
This week, Team Mousetalgia takes a look at various aspects of Walt Disney’s Fantasia, the classic animated feature that was a great leap forward for the Walt Disney Studio in terms of technical accomplishment and artistic endeavor, but didn’t achieve great commercial success upon its release. We discuss Fantasound, Leopold Stokowski, Fred Moore and Mickey Mouse, and some of the fascinating musical selections incorporated in this anthology film. Next, we speak with Research Supervisor Rob Schnei…
- Mousetalgia Episode 278: Make Mine Music16 February 2014, 7:49 pm
Team Mousetalgia reports on “Disney Goes to the Opera” at the Walt Disney Family Museum, and takes an in depth look at “Make Mine Music,” Walt Disney’s post-war animated anthology. As part of a rebuilding effort for the feature film division of the studio, Make Mine Music was a package film featuring many different musical pieces, and we take a brief tour of the music used in the movie in this episode. Next, the team reports on “Disney Goes to the Opera,” a presentation that featured opera perfo…
- Mousetalgia Episode 277: Disneyland Records, Jimmy Johnson9 February 2014, 4:00 pm
Disney producer and author Greg Ehrbar joins Team Mousetalgia this week to discuss the history of Disneyland Records and the new book “Inside the Whimsy Works,” an autobiography of Disney Legend Jimmy Johnson which Ehrbar co-edited. Johnson created Disney’s record division, and Ehrbar provides a wealth of information about the early days of Disney recordings, discussing Little Golden Records, See Hear Read Records, and stories about some of the behind the scenes players like Tutti Camerata, the …
- Episode 1314 – FASTPASS+ Insights7 March 2014, 2:00 pm
Today, we get insight into how FASTPASS+ is working out in many facets from someone close to the FASTPASS+ operations….
- Episode 1313 – Listener Questions5 March 2014, 2:00 pm
Today we are answering your listener questions…
- Episode 1312 – March 2014 Preview3 March 2014, 2:00 pm
Today, we preview the month of March at Walt Disney World….
- Episode 1311 – 99 Bucks!28 February 2014, 2:00 pm
Today, we discuss the recent decision by Disney to raise the single day admission price to the Magic Kingdom to $99 for guests over age 9….
- Episode 1310 – Listener Questions26 February 2014, 2:00 pm
Today we are answering your listener questions…
- WDW Transportation Talk4 February 2014, 7:39 pm
Your hosts (with a Special Guest), discuss the state of guest transportation at Walt Disney World, based on Mike’s observations from his most recent trip. We also get the Special Guest’s take on his most recent WDW trip. Lastly, we read/go over a couple e-mails. 2 hours 5 minutes. Please feel free to leave an […]…
- Another WDW Trip Report21 January 2014, 7:57 pm
Mike returns from an eight-night trip to Walt Disney World. He runs down, and gives his opinion on, what is new out in Florida. We talk Magic Bands, Be Our Guest restaurant, and dining in general. 1 hour 33 minutes. Please feel free to leave an iTunes review, like us on Facebook, or follow us […]…
- Shaft Gets It Right31 December 2013, 5:01 pm
Happy New Year! In our last episode for 2013, your hosts discuss a few topics. To include films currently in theaters and Mike’s upcoming WDW trip. 1 hour 20 minutes. Please feel free to leave an iTunes review, like us on Facebook, or follow us on twitter (@MiceCast)….
- Potpourri20 December 2013, 4:11 pm
In this episode (titled by Shaft himself) your hosts discuss many different things. Ranging to Christmas Parades to Saving Mr. Banks (which none of us had seen yet) to a fascinating aerial picture of Disneyland (Which you can see here). 1 hour 32 minutes. Please feel free to leave an iTunes review, like us on […]…
- Jingle Trash29 November 2013, 7:39 pm
Happy Thanksgiving!! Your hosts have a post-holiday treat for you to go along with your left-overs. We discuss many topics to include live TV tapings, queue trash, and Diane Disney Miller. 2 hours 12 minutes. Please feel free to leave an iTunes review, like us on Facebook, or follow us on twitter (@MiceCast)….
- Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #5411 April 2013, 8:55 pm
Welcome everyone to our Two year anniversary show, Episode 54.
To celebrate our 2nd full year of podcasting,
we invite someone on to join us discuss the listeners submitted “Limited Time Magic” ideas,
the latest new from Orlando and Hollywood,
as well as a discussion on our first visits to the parks and our subsequent thoughts on how Universal [...]…
- Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #5328 March 2013, 9:38 pm
Welcome aboard everyone for another UUOP.
On this episode we bring you our little announcement followed by the News.
For our main discussion this show, we discuss what we would like to see if Universal Orlando held a Disney Limited Time Magic type promotion.
We’d love to hear your suggestions to and any we recieve will be read [...]…
- Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #5214 March 2013, 10:27 pm
Welcome everyone to this episode of the Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast.
On this show we bring you the latest Universal Orlando Resort news and then dive back n to Walk the Walk by looking at one half of City Walk.
To finish the show, we announce the two winners of our Touring Plans competition.
Subscribe to us at uuopodcast.libsyn.com [...]…
- Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #5128 February 2013, 11:21 pm
Welcome to Episode 51 of UUOP.
On this episode we bring you the latest news from aroud the resort which will include another of Eric’s “What’s Newniversal”, following that we have the first of Darren’s “Funny Schmidt” segments and then we invite Touring Plans.com owner, Len Testa on to the show to tell us about their [...]…
- Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #5014 February 2013, 10:35 pm
Hi everyone and welcome to our half century, Episode 50.
On the show we bring you the latest news and then Darren tells us all about his experience of the opening night of Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras 2013.
Darren attended the media event and will share his thoughts and he also brings us interviews with Show Director, [...]…