Counter Service In Epcot – Where To Grab A Quick Bite

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There is so much to see and do around Walt Disney World that sometimes sitting down to a long meal is the last thing you want to do! Luckily, Disney has tons of other dining options – many in the form of counter service restaurants, which serve up high quality food – fast! I recently talked about the places you could find counter service eateries at Magic Kingdom, Animal Kingdom, and Hollywood Studios– today I am heading over to Epcot to see what they have to offer in the way of quick service … [Read more...]


Epcot Food and Wine Late Nights Live: Now only 1 night a week

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Epcot Food and Wine Late Nights Live has been cut to one night per week - Thursdays. This $79 three-hour desert party starts this week and was originally scheduled for Tuesdays and Thursdays.Fall at Disney is typically a slower time of the year. With other options for guests to choose from such as "Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party" and "Frozen Summer Fun", the price of the ticket and the time of the event, it seems demand was not met for Epcot Food and Wine Late Nights Live. … [Read more...]


Dole Whips Return to “The Poly” at the New Pineapple Lanai.

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A few weeks ago, I had the great fortune of being at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort for the opening of the Pineapple Lanai and, once again, enjoy my favorite Disney treat, a Dole Whip!Disney's Polynesian Village Resort ("the Poly" to friends and family!) has been undergoing re-imagineering for several months and temporarily relocated the quick service restaurant, Capt.Cook's, where quests were able to get self serve Dole Whips. Since then, Capt. Cook's was reopened without the Dole Whip … [Read more...]


Trick or Treat? What to Splurge on and What to Pass on at the Main Street Confectionery

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The enticing smells that waft through Main Street have a way of drawing you into the Main Street Confectionery. Everywhere you look, sugary treats of all shapes and sizes beckon you closer. The display case is filled with one temptation after another. How are you supposed to decide what to purchase as your splurge treat and what to pass up and leave behind for another hungry guest? Let me provide some suggestions that will hopefully help you to narrow down your search for the perfect … [Read more...]


All Aboard: A Celebration of Walt’s Trains!

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The Walt Disney Family Museum is pleased to present All Aboard: A Celebration of Walt’s Trains, for your viewing pleasure beginning November 13, 2014 through February 9, 2015.This incredible exhibit gives a glimpse into the influence railroading had on Walt Disney's life and work.  It will also show visitors how his love of and legacy continues in Disney films and parks.  With more than 200 artifacts, firsthand accounts, archival videos, images of Walt and his trains, and actual model trains … [Read more...]