It's the time of year when you and your family may be planning your upcoming vacations. Those plans may just happen to include a your first Disney Cruise. Well, we're here to help. On this episode, we'll share everything you need to know so you'll be able to experience the Disney Cruise of Your Dreams. Check out all of our facts, tips and strategies that will help make sure your first Disney Cruise is absolutely magical.

Once we wrap up telling you everything you need to know to help you have the Disney Cruise of your dreams, it's time to head to the theater. We share our review of the brand new musical based on the hit film Almost Famous. Find out what we think about the newest show getting set to debut, soon, on Broadway.

Next, we move on to the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include a discussion about the recently released dates for Disneyland's version of the Candlelight Processional. We also talk about the newly released trailers for Disney/Pixar's Onward and Disney's Jungle Cruise.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

Also, don't miss out on our brand new Hyperion Adventures Weekly Trivia Game. This week, we're giving a fantastic new The Nightmare Before Christmas themed water bottle. Just go to our website and sign up for the newsletter to get this week's questions, listen to the show for the answers and send them back to us. We'll choose one of you to win this amazing prize. Provide us with a 5 star review and you'll get another entry each week, as well!

Good luck and tanks for listening! Cheers!

More Episodes

Disney Podcast Hodge-Podge

October 6, 2019

There were a lot of Disney related events that happened this week. So, we thought we'd do an episode that covered a wide array of topics. Yep, it's a Disney Podcast Hodge-Podge show.

We start with a really fun conversation on this week's #MyHyperionAdventure feature. We talk with Jon and Camille Cotton about their extremely exciting week; including their visit to the Disneyland Resort; Camille's journey to the second round of the Disney Parks Moms Panel search; and a discussion of Down Syndrome Awareness month.

Next, we discuss our thoughts of the newest nighttime spectacular at the Walt Disney World Resort; Epcot Forever.

Then. we share our night at the theater to see the musical Anastasia. That leads to a conversation about the animated version of the story of the lost princess and who should be the next Disney Princess.

Of course, we always cover the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include a new Marvel experience headed to The Void. We also talk abut a new Walt Disney World Resort vacation deal and the recently unveiled enhancements to the Disney Wonder.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

Thanks for listening! Cheers!

Star Wars Remembered - Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back

September 29, 2019

This week, we continue our countdown to the end of the Skywalker Saga with another edition of our Star Wars Remembered series. Our amazing friend Rob LaBarre, from the Jedi Temple Archives Podcast, joins us, once again, as we take a look back at Star Wars - Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back. We share details and fun facts about the film many Star Wars fans consider their favorite; including Tom's crazy theory about the Luke vs. Vader lightsaber duel.

We also explore a few more entries into our new segment; My Disney-Hyperion Adventure. This week, Marisa, from the Think Mickey Thoughts Blog, shares, with us, her upcoming adventure!

Once we're done talking about all things Empire Strikes Back, we move on to the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include great news about a certain friendly-neighborhood arachnid and new Disney Cruise Line itineraries.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

Thanks for listening! Cheers!

Oogie Boogie Bash - A Spooky Good Time

September 22, 2019

This week, we kick off Halloween Time  at the Disneyland Resort. We share our experience at debut night of the Oogie Boogie Bash. Hear all about our experience at this brand new nighttime ticketed event at Disney California Adventure Park and what to expect if you'll be attending in the coming weeks.

Once we wrap up our review of the Oogie Boogie Bash, we debut a brand new weekly segment; "My Disney-Hyperion Adventure". Each week, we'll be showcasing Disney adventure stories from listeners, just like you!

This week, we'll be talking with Rob Labarre, who just wrapped up his first trip to the Disneyland Resort. Find out all about his Disney-Hyperion Adventure to The Happiest Place on Earth; including a journey to A Galaxy Far, Far Away!

If you want a chance to be showcased on our show as our Disney-Hyperion Adventure of the Week, tag us on social media along with #MyHyperionAdventure or email us. We'll choose one story to share each episode. We might even ask you to tell it yourself on the show!

Next, we take a look at the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include state-of-the-art experiences coming to the Tokyo Disney Resort. We also discuss exciting new entertainment coming to Disneyland Park and some of the yummy treats you'll be able to sample at the Epcot International Festival of the Holidays at the Walt Disney World Resort.

As always, we wrap up the show with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

Thanks for listening! Cheers!

Our 5 Favorite Disney Dance Party Songs

September 15, 2019

This week, we get back to what many of you have said are the subject or your favorite episodes of our show; music! So, we decided to count down Our 5 Favorite Disney Dance Party Songs. Listen and find out if our list of songs that get us moving matches yours.

Next, we recap our visit to the Disneyland Resort with Rob LaBarre and his lovely wife Kim, from the Jedi Temple Archives Podcast. We discuss our visit to the Happiest Place on Earth including Haunted Mansion Holiday and their first ever journey to Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge.

Then, it's time to recap the Disney Stories of the Week. This week, those include details on a new lounge coming to the Walt Disney World Resort. We also share a couple of ways you can celebrate Dia de los Muertos with the wonderful Disney/Pixar movie Coco.

Finally, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

Thanks for listening! Cheers!

The Disneyland Hotel - Then & Now

September 8, 2019

This week, we talk all about the Disneyland Hotel with a recap of our recent stay at the "Happiest Place on Earth". We also look at the past of Disney's first resort. Learn all about this historic landmark and find out if it's the right spot for your next vacation to the Disneyland Resort.

Once we complete our look at the Disneyland Hotel - Then & Now, we shift our focus to the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include a fall film festival coming to a landmark Southern California theater. We also discuss the plethora of yummy Halloween Time treats that have arrived at the Disneyland Resort.

As always, we wrap up the show with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

Thanks for listening! Cheers!

Labor Day Tribute to Disney Cast Members

September 1, 2019

This week, we celebrate Labor Day Weekend with a look at some of the people that make all of our vacations so much more special; Disney Cast Members! They all help add that little bit of extra magic to our Disney Vacations. So, we thought we'd shine a light on some of the positions that fly a little under the radar. Of course, since this is the Hyperion Adventures Podcast, you know that means another top 5 list. Check out who we think are our "Top 5 Underrated Disney Cast Members".

We're also are still basking in the glow of D23 Expo 2019. We had such and amazing time at the Ultimate Disney Fan Event. So, once we wrap up our celebration of Disney Cast Members, we fondly look back at some of our favorite moments from the Expo. Yep, it's a "Top 5 List" two-for! Find out what we felt we're our "5 Favorite Moments From the D23 Expo". Listen to hear if your favorite moments make our lists.

Then, since they're back to our normal episode format, we're back to leaving you with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

Thanks for listening! Cheers!

 

D23 Expo 2019 - Day 3 Wrap Up

August 26, 2019

Sadly, it's time to say, "see you real soon" to the D23 Expo. However, we're not leaving until we've wrapped up Day #3! We recap all the phenomenal announcements that came out of the Disney Parks, Experiences and Products panel; including news about Avengers Campus; the name for the next Disney Cruise Line ship; and all the amazing changes coming to Epcot.

We also share our experiences with the Art of Storytelling panel and the 30 Year Celebration of Disney Voices featuring some of your all time favorite characters.

We'll miss you D23 Expo 2019! Thanks for listening! Cheers!

D23 Expo 2019 - Day 2 Wrap Up

August 25, 2019

Time for our wrap up of Day2 at D23 Expo 2019. Michelle has recovered from her illness and is back on the show as we discuss all the happenings from Saturday. We start by recapping the Disney on Broadway 25th Anniversary Celebration. Then, we discuss the One Day at Disney Panel to find out about this phenomenal Disney book, documentary and series. Then, we close it out with our experiences at the Walt Disney Studios panel. That includes our impressions of all that's to come from Marvel, Pixar, Disney Animation and, yes, Star Wars!

Thanks for listening! Cheers!

D23 Expo 2019 - Day 1 Wrap Up

August 24, 2019

For the second installment in our series from D23 Expo 2019, we wrap up Day #1. First, we share our experience at the 2019 Disney Legends Ceremony. Then, we unpack all we witnessed at the star-studded and amazing Disney+ Presentation panel.

If you're headed to Day #2, be sure to look for us on the D23 Expo floor.