Disney World Spring 2015 News Round Up

There is always something new and exciting going on at Disney World. Here is a round up of all the new and continuing magic!The Egg-cellent Easter Happenings:The Grand Floridian has a beautiful display of their hand painted and edible eggs. This is the 4th year that you can see these beautiful works of art. They are not the size of your average Easter egg. They stand 16 to 20 inches tall and they are decorated with Disney themes by Disney pastry chefs. You can check them out in the … [Read more...]

New Shopping and Dining Options Open as Downtown Disney Continues to Transform Into Disney Springs

As the largest expansion in Downtown Disney history continues, several new dining and shopping locations are opening as the area continues its transformation into Disney Springs.The lively shopping, dining and entertainment destination will treat guests by day and night to a one-of-a-kind Disney experience amid beautiful open-air promenades, flowing springs and waterfront charm. The Landing is the first of four neighborhoods to open — home to unique shopping locations and memorable dining … [Read more...]

Two Old Restaurants Re-Open for a Limited Time at Disney World

If you remember visiting Disney World quite a few years ago then you might remember Aunt Polly's on Tom Sawyer Island. It is open now and will be open through April 11, 2015. The menu is fairly small, but it's a good spot for a quiet snack.The menu: Fresh Fruit Cup Fresh Whole Fruit Assorted Chips Turkey Sandwich with apple slices Hummus with vegetable chips Smuckers Uncrustables with apple slices, carrot sticks with apple juice or water Lemonade, Strawberry Lemonade, Tea, … [Read more...]

Disney cancels partnership with Coca-Cola, signs agreement with Pepsi.

 The Coca-Cola Company is a longtime sponsor and drink supplier at the Disney World and Disneyland theme parks. It has been present since Disneyland's opening day of July 17, 1955. Today we have received word that Disney will be cancelling that partnership and instead offering Pepsi products at all Disney theme parks starting July 4th, 2015, to coincide with the 50th Birthday of Pepsi!Frito-Lay which is owned by Pepsi is available at all Disney theme parks and it makes logical sense … [Read more...]

“Frozen Fever” Treats are on their way to Disney Parks and Resorts

This beautiful work of art, pictured above, is Anna's Happy Birthday Cupcake. It is a vanilla cupcake with icy blue buttercream with marshmallows and snowflake candies, best of all it is topped with a white chocolate Olaf.  It so pretty, and I am sure it taste great too. This cupcake is inspired the new short "Frozen Fever". You will find it at certain Quick Service spots throughout Disneyland and Disney World.Here is where you can find the goodies:Disneyland Resort:Jolly Holiday … [Read more...]

Food Network Magazine Wants to Send you to Disney World

Make little dreams come true in a big way! Now is the perfect time to visit Walt Disney World Resort with your little ones and Food Network Magazine wants to send you.Enter for a chance to win a magical experience at Walt Disney World Resort from Food Network Magazine.The prize includes:4 round trip coach airfares 4 round trip ground transfers via Disney’s Magical Express Service 4 night stay at a Walt Disney World Resort hotel in one room Four 5-Day Magic Your Way tickets … [Read more...]

Tickets are now available for sixth-annual Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic

Overnight packages and event-only tickets are now on sale for the sixth-annualWalt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic, Friday, October 30, and Saturday, October 31, at www.SwanDolphinFoodandWineClassic.com and 1-888-828-8850.A Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic causeway ticket offers guests unlimited tastings at more than 40 stations featuring culinary selections from the hotel’s award-winning restaurants and wine from more than 30 wineries amidst a festive backdrop … [Read more...]

Top 10 Healthy Meals in Disney World

Are you looking forward to a trip at Disney but dreading the sight of Dole Whips and turkey legs because it’s not included in your diet? Have no fear. Many of us equate a vacation with decadent eating and indulgence. While there are unlimited options of that nature in Walt Disney World it should bring some comfort in knowing there are also many healthy options! Disney is known for accommodating its guests in any way possible and the menus are no exception. Regardless of the reason for your … [Read more...]

Great Restaurant Choices for First Time Visitors at Walt Disney World

While I was recently writing about which rides attractions are “must-do’s” for first time visitors to Walt Disney World - I got to thinking about just how HUNGRY one might get while touring the Disney Parks – and the sheer volume of WDW dining options can be intimidating – and knowing where to start can be tricky. But fear not – as I have compiled this list of theme park restaurant choices perfect for first time WDW travelers:Tusker House: A day at Disney’s Animal Kingdom wouldn’t be … [Read more...]

Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto will open this April at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Founded by Adventureland’s famous “head” salesman, Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto this enchanted South Seas hideaway welcomes guests to explore a menu of “magical tropical drinks and food.” Beverage Manager Brad Ward, Chef Lenny DeGeorge, and the Concept Development team have created new menu items just for the Walt Disney World Resort Trader Sam’s.The Trader Sam cocktails will available in Disney collectible Tiki mugs.These are on only at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto:Polynesian … [Read more...]