Disney Infinity 3.0: Star Wars Rise Against the Empire Review

Disney Infinity 3.0 releases the newest play set - Star Wars™ Rise Against the Empire. Play through your favorite iconic moments from the Original Star Wars trilogy, Episodes IV, V and VI, and share your favorite adventures with your kids and family.Embark on galaxy-spanning missions with legendary Jedi Luke Skywalker, Rebel leader Princess Leia Organa, heroic smuggler Han Solo and his trusty co-pilot Chewbacca to help defeat Darth Vader and overthrow the evil Galactic Empire. Featuring … [Read more...]

New Disney Discounts Available for General Public!

Good news for those of us who aren't Disney Visa Card Members! The discounts that were released for card members last week will be available to the general public today! The 2 discounts being offered are for Play Stay and Dine Vacation Packages and 2016 Room Only Reservations.Play, Stay and Dine packages include discounted dining packages.  Value Resorts will include discounted Quick Service, Moderate, Deluxe and Deluxe Villas will include discounted Basic Dining packages.   Packages … [Read more...]

The Emperor’s New Groove Celebrates 15th Anniversary

The Emperor's New Groove celebrates its 15th anniversary and what better way to celebrate than a special screening at El Capitan Theatre.Arriving at the theatre, I found a line of fans that reached half way down the block.  Retrieving my tickets and entering the theatre we quickly found our seats - front and center.  The event hosted by Ohmydisney included not just the film screening, but fun activities, like the opportunity to decorate our own ears with jewels, feathers and beads, and a … [Read more...]

Johnny Depp and Friends Help Give the Gift of Hearing

Our favorite Pirate, Johnny Depp recently took time to help give over 200 adults and children the gift of hearing in Brazil.  While touring through South America as part of the “The Hollywood Vampires,” Johnny Depp, wife Amber Heard and Alice Cooper were among celebrities working alongside the Starkey Hearing Foundation to provide hearing aides.  Johnny Depp got right into the action helping fit the hearing aids. Depp shared with the Associated Press the incredible feeling. “This sweet little … [Read more...]

2 Special Holiday VIP Experiences at Legoland Florida

We all know that everything is awesome at LEGOLAND Florida, but things get even more Bricktastic during the holidays! LEGOLAND knows how to make your holidays extra special with exciting themes and decorations. Even on a normal operating day, LEGOLAND Florida is a great family destination but check out these amazing holiday extras you can be a part of!Starting next weekend, October 3rd, Brick or Treat comes to LEGOLAND! Miniland U.S.A. is taken over by ghouls and goblins and the biggest Lego … [Read more...]

Disney Channel Acquires Teen Tale ‘Upside-Down Magic’

Disney Channel has optioned "Upside-Down Magic," a book series from Scholastic, for development of an original TV show. The first book of the series, by bestselling authors Sarah Mlynowski, Lauren Myracle and Emily Jenkins, will be released on September 29, 2015. "Upside-Down Magic" follows the misadventures of Nory, the youngest in a family of elite magicians, who finds herself relegated to a class for misfits after one magical mishap too many. There Nory meets a group of kids with equally … [Read more...]

ABC Family To Air Fan-Girl October 3rd!

A music-obsessed teenager sets out to make a high school film project about her favorite band, All Time Low, in the world premiere of “Fan Girl,” airing on Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 at 9:00PM on ABC Family.Telulah Farrow (Kiernan Shipka) is fifteen, sarcastic and obsessed with only two things in life: the pop rock band All Time Low and becoming a filmmaker. Her biggest problems of the moment are coming up with a killer final-film project for school and dealing with her mom Mary’s (Meg … [Read more...]

“Pirates of the Caribbean” at Disney World has Reopened

The long awaited reopening of the "Pirates of the Caribbean" will be here very soon! As soon as today!  That is right, the very popular attraction has reopened and is very much improved.It has been closed since early May for a lengthy refurbishment. There were some changes to the Pirates. The boats have been improved, they are supposed to be taking in less water and I believe handlebars have been added as well. Some other minor changes here and there too.Check it out:Have you … [Read more...]

Disney Dining Reservation Assistance Site Has Been Shut Down

I am sure you have seen or heard or even used some of these new services/sites that have been popping that claim they can help you in getting that hard to get dining reservation that you want so bad. Well, one had already been shut down by Disney!Disney Dining Buddy recently announced on their Facebook page that they will no longer be in operation. They claim they will issuing refunds.A little background, these sites charge a small fee for them to be on the lookout 24/7, they claim, for … [Read more...]

Disney Salutes U.S. Military with Special Ticket and Room Rates for 2016

Today Disney announced a new special pricing on theme park tickets and accommodations for active duty U.S. military personnel at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.Here’s a look at the details:At Walt Disney World Resort – from September 25, 2015 through December 16, 2016, active and retired U.S. military personnel (including active and retired members of the United States Coast Guard, National Guard and Reservists) or their spouses can purchase:Disney 4-Day Military … [Read more...]