Up Close with Indiana Jones at Tables in Wonderland on April 30

The Tables in Wonderland team just keeps coming up with fun ideas for dinner. This time it’s a “Cairo Dinner Show” at the Indiana Jones Epic Stunt Spectacular at Disney’s Hollywood Studios – and everyone gets to be on stage! Diners will watch the first scene of the live-action show from the first two rows, then the set will open to reveal a beautifully set dining room right on the stage. And while guests dine, the director yells “Action!” and the adventures continue all around the … [Read more...]





Touring Plans Starts the Latest Free Dining Rumor.

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The latest free dining rumor comes courtesy of Touring Plans own Len Testa. Today on Twitter, an innoucuous little tweet announced: "Disney reviews its quarterly numbers May 10. Word is a tasty discount will be out before then. ^len" We don't' know what dates it will cover (although if we were betting, we would say late August until sometime in November, the same offer the U.K. received a month ago) or when it will be announced, but Touring Plans has been right on target for the last two major … [Read more...]





Character Dining at Walt Disney World, Part Two

Mickey & Minnie with Sophie

In yesterday's post, we looked at character dining at the Walt Disney World parks.  Today we are going to look character dining at the resorts.  There are a high number of resorts where you can get a great character dining experience, so let's take a look at them separately.1900 Park Fare – Located over at the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, 1900 Park Fare is a character haven all day long.  You’ve got the Supercalifragilistic Breakfast and the Wonderland Tea Party, featuring characters … [Read more...]





Character Dining at Walt Disney World, Part One

Tigger at The Crystal Palace

One of my favorite things to do when we visit Walt Disney World is to meet our favorite characters.  Previously, I talked about where you can find your characters at the various meet and greet locations throughout the parks, but for today, I would like to talk with you about all of the different character dining locations and who you can meet there.For my family, there is nothing better for us than having a nice sit-down dinner at a character meal.  We get the best of both worlds – a … [Read more...]





Chip and Co Featured Partner – Cooking with Mickey

Cooking with Mickey logo by Eric Allen

Walt Disney said "...it was all started by a mouse." and for me it all started with the love Disney and the great man who started not with mouse, as he says; but with a rabbit and big dreams and for me Sorcerer Radio.In February 2008 I made my first Cooking with Mickey video for Ratatouille, the recipe that you see in Disney/Pixar's movie, Ratatouille. It became a hit with the Sorcerer Radio Community (where I am now a DJ for two radio shows and a host on WDW After Dark - featuring "The … [Read more...]