Posts by David Mumpower

DVC Parks and Resorts Update for November 23rd

Hey Disney Vacation Club members, Thanksgiving’s just around the corner, and Disney’s like everybody else. The company is scrambling to get all its work done before the holiday. I’ve got a lot of important stories for you in the latest DVC Parks and Resorts Update. The Grand Floridian Walkway Is Open For most of the […]

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DVC Parks and Resorts Update for November 16th

On December 6th, the Disney Vacation Club will finally operate all its resorts again. I’ll explain what’s about to happen and also talk about Disney’s financials in the latest DVC Parks and Resorts Update. Disneyland Resorts Remain Closed… Over the past week, you may have two statements that sound wildly contradictory. Somehow, both are true. […]

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DVC Parks and Resorts Update for November 8th

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort no longer operates a monorail station, at least for the time being. We’ll talk about that, holiday decorations, a Disney reservations snafu, and more in the latest DVC Parks and Resorts update. Polynesian Visits Are Different Now Friends, it’s now official. For the next six months, the monorail station at Disney’s […]

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DVC Parks and Resorts Update for November 2nd

This week brought hardship to Central Florida. The Walt Disney Company announced massive layoffs, some of which impacted Disney Vacation Club favorites. Also, another Disney theme park had to shut down (again), but I do have some good news for DVC members in the latest DVC Parks and Resorts Update. DVC Changes We’ll get to […]

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DVC Parks and Resorts Update for October 26th

This past week, California published its theme park reopening guidelines, and they’re terrible news for everyone in the industry. We’ll talk about that plus a significant change to Disney Vacation Club Membership Magic requirements in the latest DVC Parks and Resorts Update. Disneyland Unlikely to Reopen Soon Last Tuesday, that scream you heard came from […]

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DVC Parks and Resorts Update for October 12th

I come bearing bad news in the latest DVC Parks and Resorts Update. Let’s tear off the bandage as I explain what happened. Disneyland NOT Reopening Soon Disneyland and the state of California just unfriended each other. The move seemingly came out of nowhere, as the parties had shared an amicable relationship throughout the pandemic. […]

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Disney Parks and Resorts Update for October 5th, 2020

The Walt Disney Company just laid off 28,000 employees, including 411 Imagineers and 279 Disney Vacation Club workers. You understandably have questions. I’ll try my best to answer them in the DVC Parks and Resorts Update for October 5th, 2020. Disney Declares War Remember all those times that I said that Disney had a strong […]

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Disney Parks and Resorts Update for September 28th

Disney Vacation Club members finally received some good news about a resort. Meanwhile, Disneyland remains in a holding position, but the state of Florida just returned to pre-pandemic standards. Also, I’ve got a modest update on the Polynesian in the latest DVC Parks and Resorts Update. Aulani Returns Over the past few updates, I’ve discussed […]

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Disney Parks and Resorts Update for September 21st

If you love Sanaa, Savi’s Workshop, Dawa Bar, or shopping on Batuu, you’ll want to read the latest DVC Parks and Resorts Update. Also, I’ve got a waterpark update that you’re not going to love, along with some Disneyland rumors. There’s a lot to discuss, so let’s get started. Disney Waterparks Will Return in March […]

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Disney Parks and Resorts Update for September 14th

For the sake of transparency, The Walt Disney Company just announced most of its holiday plans for 2020. Presuming that you have a trip planned or were thinking about one, you should read this week’s DVC Parks and Resorts Update. Holiday News Part One I have to give Disney credit. The company wants potential customers […]

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