Photo credits (C) Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Photo credits (C) Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Weekly Disney Roundup For February 21 – January 27, 2021

In this edition of the Weekly Disney Round-Up: Construction continues on Cinderella Castle, some live entertainment is set to return to EPCOT Flower and Garden, plus more Disney Cruise Line voyages get canceled.

This is your Disney news round-up for the week of February 21, 2021.

Magic Kingdom

Construction On Cinderella’s Castle Continues: Disney continues construction projects all around the parks – many of them in preparation for the resort’s 50th anniversary. In the center of the Magic Kingdom, Disney is making some changes to the stage in front of Cinderella Castle.

Flower Garden Festival 2018 – flowers and topiaries

EPCOT

Harmonious Center Barge Arrives:  The centerpiece barge for the new nighttime spectacular, Harmonious, has arrived in the middle of the World Showcase lagoon.

EPCOT Flower and Garden Concerts Return: Disney is planning to bring additional live entertainment to this year’s EPCOT Flower & Garden Festival. In addition to Disney’s Voices of Liberty and Mariachi Cobre, the festival will also add in cover bands who are local to Orlando.

Wanted: Pastry Chef for Space 220: The Patina Restaurant Group, a third-party company that has partnered with Disney to run Space 220, is advertising to hire an Executive Pastry Chef.

Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser. Photo credits (C) Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved
Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser. Photo credits (C) Disney Enterprises, Inc. All Rights Reserved

Hotel and Resorts

Disney Hiring Hotel Service Director for Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser: The Director will lead and implement the two-night Star Wars experience.  The company wants someone who can balance a traditional hotel experience with a new type of entertainment.

Disney Cruise Line is taking proactive steps to prevent the spread of Coronavirus
Disney Cruise Line is taking proactive steps to prevent the spread of Coronavirus

Disney Cruise Line

DCL Voyages Canceled Through May 2021: Disney Cruise Line previously announced cancellations of sailings through April, and now has announced additional cancellations of all cruises through May. In addition to canceling all sailings through May, Disney has announced other information that cancels or could impact trips on specific ships further into the future.

What We’ve Been Up To

Biggest Disney news this week: Harmonious Barge, or Hotel Director job for Galactic Starcruiser?