New restaurant and lounge planned for California Adventure park

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The Sunburst has been dismantled at Sunshine Plaza at the center of the Disney California Adventure entrance, and the Carthay Circle Theatre replica will be built in it's place.The Carthay Circle Theatre is a tribute to the landmark that used to show Silly Symphony cartoons and the first full-length feature, Snow White in the late 1920's and 30's.A menu and interior are still to be decided upon where there will be a restaurant and lounge inside the building.  "Walt's Cafe" and "Carthay … [Read more...]





The DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining e-Book Grand Launch (and Discount!)

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Get the Most Out of Your Disney Dining Experience, Guaranteed! For most of us a Disney World vacation represents the kind of financial investment we can’t afford to waste. We can drive ourselves crazy worrying that we’re going to have a bust of a vacation and have a big bill to show for it.The DFB Guide to Walt Disney World® Dining is here to help!This week, you can pick up this instantly downloadable PDF for just $14.95 (regularly $18.95).That's 20% off! AJ is also offering  a 100% … [Read more...]





Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend – Registration is Now Open!

Disney Wine& Dine Half Marathon WeekendSetpember 30- October 1, 2011Imagine running through the Disney Parks – at night!  You’ll race under the stars and enjoy world class Disney entertainment all along the way.  The highlight of your dream run?  A special Epcot® afterparty!Registration is now open for the Half Marathon, Relay, 5K, and Kids’ Races!  Register for your dream run today! Check out the latest news on the run full of drinking, eating and fun… RUN … [Read more...]





Character Meals: A Disney Do or Don’t?

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With hundreds of restaurants all around Disney World property, how do you choose what’s right for you? Dining with characters is one of the most unique experiences you can have in Disney. Is there anything better than breakfast with Mickey? Well, the answer to that can be quite controversial!Are you thinking of making an advanced dining reservation with characters? Before you do, consider these pros and cons.The ProsAt character meals, you are pretty much guaranteed to see … [Read more...]





Whatever happened to… Figaro Fries???

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Whatever happened to Figaro Fries? You know... Disney World fries, topped with bacon, cheddar cheese, lettuce, tomatoes, and drowned in ranch sauce. Figaro Fries are one of the the many secrets of the Magic Kingdom, and could only be found at PinocchioVillage Haus in Fantasyland.One our last trip I was surprised to find out that the Figaro Fries were removed from the menu on May 1st, 2008 and replaced with loaded fries, consisting of fries topped with cheese and bacon.It's just … [Read more...]