Disney World to cancel Wishes for new Nighttime show

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Reports are coming in that this spring Disney World is going to be cancelling Wishes Nighttime Spectacular.“Wishes” tells a richly emotional tale about making a wish come true, using classic Disney songs and character voices accompanied by meticulously choreographed fireworks. Presented most nights, “Wishes” is several times larger than “Fantasy in the Sky,” the previous fireworks show at Magic Kingdom, and roughly five minutes longer.Replacing Wishes will be all all new fireworks show … [Read more...]



“Family Game Night” will Feature Celebrities and Their Families

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“Family Game Night” is returning for a 5th season. For the first time they will have celebrities and their families to join the fun. Celebrity contestants will play games based on classic Hasbro brands. The money they win will be donated to the charity of their choice."Family Game Night" is hosted by Todd Newton. It is a one-hour game show in which families of varying sizes are picked from the audience to compete for a chance to win cash and prizes. The flagship series has been showing … [Read more...]



SeaWorld’s 50th Celebration Includes a Sea of Surprises

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Since I grew up here in Orlando - I can remember visiting SeaWorld many times as a child. As an adult I was able to spend lots of summer days there with my boys while they were growing up, due to the fact that annual passes have always been pretty affordable.It was a great way to spend time together, have fun, and as a bonus we learned lots of interesting things we  may never have known about various forms of sea life. To this day my older son still has his collection of plush penguins, … [Read more...]



Will a new Italian Restaurant open in Disney Springs?

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Hello ladies and gentlemen! Anonymouse here with some Disney Springs news for you. I've been chatting with my friends at Walt Disney World and gossip has it that a new Italian Restaurant will be opening in Disney Springs.My sources say the Patina Restaurant Group is behind the new concept. They are a Los Angeles-based gourmet restaurant owner/operator and the same group behind Via Napoli and Tutto Italia in EPCOT.Does this mean we'll be seeing a new Italian restaurant soon in the new … [Read more...]



Disney World Resort Gives $3.8 Million in Grants

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Walt Disney World Resort has awarded $3.8 million in Grants, which will help over 85,000 kids in Central Florida. Disney Grants will help Central Florida organizations make the lives of many children a little more magical. These various organizations help the community in many ways. “We’re honored to carry on this 42-year commitment to supporting the work of Central Florida’s community organizations,” said George A. Kalogridis, president of Walt Disney World Resort. “Whether their mission is … [Read more...]