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If it's Disney, Tom & Michelle talk about it. Join us for fun discussions about Disney Movies, Disney Parks, Disney Cruise Line, runDisney; even Marvel and Star Wars. We love it all!

Hyperion Adventures Podcast: Everything Disney for Every Fan Hyperion Adventures Podcast

    • Kids & Family
    • 5.0, 33 Ratings

If it's Disney, Tom & Michelle talk about it. Join us for fun discussions about Disney Movies, Disney Parks, Disney Cruise Line, runDisney; even Marvel and Star Wars. We love it all!

    Our 5 Favorite Attraction Theme Songs from the Past

    Our 5 Favorite Attraction Theme Songs from the Past

    This week, we're celebrating Memorial Day Weekend with our memories of great Disney attractions. More specifically the songs from those that are no longer with us. It's Our 5 Favorite Attraction Theme Songs from the Past. The music has always been a large part of making the attractions at Disney Parks so special. We'll look back and countdown our most beloved. See if our lists match yours!
    Once we wrap up counting down Our 5 Favorite Attraction Theme Songs from the Past, it's time for the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include several changes to the Disney management team. We also discuss the recently announced reopening plan for one Orlando theme park. And we talk about the Muppets upcoming return to a television near you.
    As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.
    Thanks for listening! Cheers!

    • 1 hr 31 min
    Disney and the 1964 World's Fair

    Disney and the 1964 World's Fair

    This week, we took a look back at a very important period for the Walt Disney Company and, especially, it's theme parks. It's our Hyperion Adventures exploration of Disney and the 1964 World's Fair. The company's opportunity to be significantly involved in this fantastic event would shape a lot of the future of Disney Parks. As a matter of fact, much of that technology, and the attractions themselves, are still being used in the parks today. Find out more about this extremely significant period for Disney.
    Once we wrap up our look at Disney and the 1964 World's Fair, it's time for the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include a wonderful announcement involving our favorite musical and Disney+. We also discuss this week's reopening of Shanghai Disneyland and the upcoming reemergence of Disney Springs.
    As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation and, even possibly, a future Disney+ viewing.
    Also, don't forget to check out our bran new Spreadshirt Shop, right here.
    Thanks for listening! Cheers!

    • 1 hr 24 min
    Reopening Disney - Insight From Former Walt Disney World Executive VP Lee Cockerell

    Reopening Disney - Insight From Former Walt Disney World Executive VP Lee Cockerell

    Today, we have a special, bonus episode of the Hyperion Adventures Podcast. We welcome aboard former Walt Disney World Executive Vice President of Operations, Lee Cockerell, to the show. He sits down with us to discuss Reopening Disney. He talks about all the things the Walt Disney Company does to ensure the safety of their guests and how they might implement new measures in the future.
    Mr. Cockerell was heading up Operations at the Walt Disney World Resort in 2001, when 9/11 brought our country to a halt. So, he brings a ton of legitimate experience to the conversation and has directly experienced the efforts Disney has made in the past to curb the fear of their guests.
    With Shanghai Disneyland opening today, and Disney Springs set to open in a couple of weeks, this is a timely conversation you're going to want to check out.
    Thanks for listening!

    • 29 min
    Our 5 Favorite Disney Lounges

    Our 5 Favorite Disney Lounges

    This week, we're back with another edition of our "5 Favorite" series. For this episode, we decided to look into some of the best spots for an adult beverage. Yep, it's Our 5 Favorite Disney Lounges. There are so many great places to choose from throughout the Disney Parks, Resorts and Cruise ships. So, this will be tough to narrow down. See if your favorites made our lists or that of some of our listeners.
    Once we wrap up our look at our 5 Favorite Disney Lounges, it's time for the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, they're all about the re-opening of Disney. We discuss the re-launch of Shanghai Disneyland and the first steps being taken to open Walt Disney World, as well.
    As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.
    Thanks for listening! Cheers!

    • 1 hr 24 min
    When Star Wars and Disney Parks Collide

    When Star Wars and Disney Parks Collide

    This week, we're celebrating a couple of important things going on in our little Hyperion Adventures world. First, this just happens to be our 100th official episode. Monday also happens to be May the 4th. Better known as Star Wars Day. So, we've invited some exciting guests to join us for this very special show.
    We welcomed Rob LaBarre from the Jedi Temple Archives Podcast back to the show. We were also very excited to bring aboard Pat & Charles from the ConverSWations podcast for their debut Hyperion appearance. We talk with them about their love of Star Wars and Disney Parks. Then Michelle dons her "Game Show Hostess" cap, once again, and leads us through a ridiculously fun Star Wars and Disney Parks Mashup Game. It doesn't take long for the hilarity to ensue. Trust us when we say, we have never laughed more during a show. Join in on the fun and play along with us.
    And don't forget to take the quiz we mentioned to find out which Jedi you are!
    Once we wrap up our hilarious visit with Rob, Pat & Charles, it's time for the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include a new, stylish, Disney way to help keep you and your loved ones healthy during these crazy times.
    As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you with your next Disney Vacation.
    Thanks for listening! May the Force be with you!

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Our 5 Favorite Themed Disney Restaurants

    Our 5 Favorite Themed Disney Restaurants

    This week, it's another edition of our "5 Favorite" series. We delve into the various Disney Parks, Resorts and Cruise Ships and countdown the list of Our 5 Favorite Themed Disney Restaurants. There are so many great dining establishments to choose from so this will not be easy. We also share the favorite restaurants of so many of you that were kind enough to send us your input. See if your favorites match ours and those from our listeners. Who know. You may even discover a new eatery that you'll want to add to your next Disney Vacation.
    Thank you again to all of you who took the time to chime in with your favorites. We appreciate you so much!
    As always, we wrap the show up with tips that might help you on your next Disney Vacation.
    Thanks for listening! Cheers!

    • 1 hr 18 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
33 Ratings

33 Ratings

Tombstonejosh ,

Fun with a ton of heart!

Absolutely a fun show. Love your topics and the heart you put into them. By far one of the best duos out there. Happy 100th episode guys! A true power couple in the Disney community and not to mention the most informed and knowledgeable duo I listen to. Thank you for this wonderful show.

Love, tombstone

DetourToNeverland ,

Brilliant!

Tom and Michelle do an excellent job of sharing their passions with the audience. The show topics have enough variety to keep you engaged but enough familiarity to keep you coming back. Highly recommend! - Brendan and Katherine from Detour to Neverland

IrOnMaNmK11 ,

Amazing podcast

Keep up the good work. By the way it’s me stitch!!

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