HGTV Joins the 2011 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

Epcot International Food & Wine Festival guests are beginning to line up – and this year, the HGTV family joins the fun with top personalities appearing every Friday, Saturday and Sunday with home entertaining seminars.“Design stars from the network will talk about home entertaining,” said Michael Jenner, festival manager. “Think about the way interior decorators design a room … and imagine that same creative process brought to the dinner table. It’ll be a great way to get ready for … [Read more...]

Goofy’s Sky School Complete Transformation of Paradise Pier


Guests will enjoy wild, hilarious flying lessons beginning July 1 at Goofy’s Sky School, one of several new attractions and restaurants opening in Paradise Pier at Disney California Adventure park. Along with the debut of The Little Mermaid ~ Ariel’s Undersea Adventure, these new experiences will complete the transformation of Paradise Pier, a section of the park reminiscent of a seaside amusement park of the 1930s.The fun at Paradise Pier adds to the excitement of Disney … [Read more...]

A Guide to Disney World Theme Park Restaurants


Eating around the world is a much easier task if "the world" is Walt Disney World Resort, home to more than 100 theme park and resort table-service restaurants. (Not to be confused with Drinking Around the World Showcase)At Disney World there are numerous sit-down theme park restaurants, guests can find a wide range of fare and flair, from sushi at Tokyo Dining at Epcot to meatloaf at the 50's Prime Time Cafe at Disney's Hollywood Studios.Fantasy Fare at Magic KingdomMeeting … [Read more...]

Disney World Dining Options Ever-Changing at Walt Disney World Resort


With great eats everywhere – from luxe restaurants to fast- casual food in the theme parks, dining is a significant part of the Walt Disney World vacation experience.With hundreds of places for a meal, guests don’t have to travel the globe to taste the world. From South African wines to Florida-sourced seafood, Walt Disney World restaurants offer a dazzling array of upscale dining. And you’ll also find micro-brews, house-made gelatis and other fast-casual tastes with big … [Read more...]

The Fall Free Dining Watch Has Begun.


If you follow Disney discount trends, you know that last year free dining for the October through December period was announced on July 5th.  This year, the 5th fell on a Tuesday, which from observation seems to be a popular day for Disney to make big announcements. Those of us who watch discounts carefully were waiting all day yesterday hoping to hear some good news. Unfortunately, that didn't happen.Now truthfully, I'm not surprised. It seems like Disney has been difficult to predict in … [Read more...]