The WDW Radio Show - Your Walt Disney World Information Station
By Lou Mongello - Disney Expert, Host, Author, and Speaker
Hosted by Disney expert, author, and speaker Lou Mongello, this family-friendly show is your Walt Disney World Information Station, and has been voted Best Travel Podcast for 9 consecutive years, and also features a blog, videos, LIVE video, welcoming community, and special events including monthly meetups, group cruises, On The Road experiences and more!
Over the years, WDW Radio has been graced by a plethora of esteemed guests. Disney Legends like Julie Andrews, the iconic Mary Poppins, Tony Baxter, Marty Sklar, Alice Davis, Richard Sherman, Bob Gurr, Alan Menken, Paige O'Hara, the voice of Belle, Jodi Benson, the voice of Ariel, and renowned Producer Don Hahn, have shared their stories and experiences. The podcast has also ventured into the Marvel and Star Wars universes with guests like Kevin Feige, the President of Marvel Studios, and Ashley Eckstein, the voice behind Ahsoka Tano. From Walt Disney Imagineers, dedicated Cast Members, to talented actors, writers, producers, authors, and many more, WDW Radio has been a platform for the voices that make Disney truly magical.
It is also home to Lou Mongello's Walt Disney World Trivia Books, The Disney Interviews book, 102 Ways to Save Money For and At Walt Disney World, and virtual Audio Tours of Walt Disney World.
Lou is also the founder of the Dream Team Project, which has raised more than $550,000.00 to date to send children with life-threatening illnesses to Walt Disney World through the Make-A-Wish Foundation of America.
Whether you're planning your next trip to Walt Disney World or simply reminiscing about your favorite Disney memories, the WDW Radio Disney podcast is your passport to the Walt Disney World and the Disney Parks around the world, Disney Cruise Line, Marvel, and Star Wars!
Learn more at WDWRadio.com
In addition to creating content around the Disney brands, Lou is also a keynote speaker, author, coach, and founder of the Momentum series of events and workshops for those looking to build their business and brand by sharing the magic of Disney, delivering exceptional customer service, social media, podcasting, live video, and community. Learn more at LouMongello.com
WDW Radio # 727 - Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser Closing... and the Good that May Come From ItThe closing of the Star Wars Galactic Starcruiser… and the good that may come from it. From our conversation on WDW Radio LIVE and in the WDW Radio Clubhouse.
WDW Radio # 771 - "Disney A to Z" with Steven Vagnini of the Walt Disney ArchivesJoin me on a journey through Disney history as we open up latest edition of Disney A to Z: The Official Encyclopedia with special guest, Steven Vagnini. Discover his journey from the parks to the heart of the Walt Disney Archives, and the challenges …
WDW Radio # 770 - Chris Hardwick and Brian Volk-Weiss from "Up for Auction" - Disney's Most Magical MemorabiliaWe’re unlocking the vault to the fascinating world of Disney memorabilia with a look at ‘Up for Auction,’ a new series on the CW that takes us on a thrilling journey through the high-stakes auction of Disney’s most coveted collectibles. Join me as I…
WDW Radio # 768 - Top Ten Things We Love About AdventurelandThis week’s show comes to you directly from the heart of Adventureland at the Magic Kingdom, where we recently recorded live. As the sounds of the jungle and distant pirate battles fill the air, we’re diving into the Top Ten Things We Love About Adve…
WDW Radio # 767 - Inventing the Impossible: Imagineer Lanny SmootThis week, I invite you to sit down with me and Imagineer Lanny Smoot, a visionary who has helped revolutionize the Disney Parks and Cruise Line with his groundbreaking technologies and inventions. Join me as we delve into stories behind and from the…
WDW Radio # 766 - The Best of the EPCOT Festival of the Arts 2024 - The Superlative EditionWe explore the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts like never before as we unveil our superlative selections! We share our top picks across the festival, from artistic wonders to the most delectable culinary treats, hidden gems, and serene spots…
WDW Radio # 765 - NatGeo Danube River Cruise Review: Christmas Market MagicThis week, we’re going to take you on a virtual tour and review of our WDW Radio NatGeo Danube River Cruise. We’ll share the differences and advantages of river cruising versus ocean cruising, including the intimate atmosphere of our river ship, the …
WDW Radio # 764 - Disney Year in Review 2023: Reflections and ProjectionsA new year brings a new chapter to our stories, and the turning of that page means that it’s the perfect time to journey back through the Disney moments and experiences that made 2023 truly memorable. From the silver screen to culinary creativity, to…
WDW Radio # 762 - Seas 'n' Greetings: 10 Reasons to Take a Very Merrytime CruiseSeas ’n’ Greetings as we set sail on a magical holiday journey this week, and look at 10 Reasons to Take a Very Merrytime Cruise. We share our recent experience on the Disney Dream and the new Disney Cruise Line terminal at Port Everglades in Ft. Lau…
WDW Radio # 760 - Best of the Disney Parks Around the World: Part 2We continue our journey through and about the best of the best from Disney Parks around the world, as we now venture into the parks and discuss the very best of the attractions, queues, shows, parades, nighttime spectaculars, shops, live entertainmen…