Epcot’s United Kingdom Pavilion Welcomes Acoustic Group Quickstep

While walking through the United Kingdom Pavilion at Disney's Epcot, just off Tudor Lane, you can now hear the acoustic performance of the band Quickstep. They are a four person group with sounds drawing from Scottish, English, and Irish traditions.You can hear their performances featuring sounds of fiddle, flute, highland bagpipes, a traditional Irish frame drum and more each week, Wednesday to Sunday.Great entertainment to check out while enjoying Holidays Around the World and a … [Read more...]

Epcot’s Holidays Around the World Offers International Treats

Whose ready for some holiday treats? Holidays Around the World begins November 30, 2015 at Disney's Epcot. The event showcases holiday music, dance, and storytelling from countries around the world, as well as introducing some amazing international treats.Taste the holidays around the world by trying things like:Mexico - Sweet tamales Norway - Traditional rice cream and frozen peppermint trifle China - Kaikouxiao Germany - Classic holiday fruit bread - Stollen, Glühwein, a hot … [Read more...]

‘Paint the Night’ Parade Dining Packages Coming to Disneyland

Beginning January 11, 2016 at Disneyland park, you'll be able to make dining reservations with reserved viewing for the 'Paint the Night' parade. Two restaurants will be offering dining packages-Blue Bayou Restaurant and Aladdin's Oasis.The dining package at Blue Bayou includes a three-course meal and the parade viewing area will be on Main Street U.S.A.The Aladdin's Oasis dining package gives you the choice of three entrees and the option to eat at the restaurant or take your meal … [Read more...]

Disney’s Hollywood Studios Introduces Holidays Happen Here Dance Party

The Holidays Happen Here Dance party is coming to Hollywood Studios beginning on December 1, 2015.From 5:00pm until park closing head on over to the Center Stage in front of The Great Movie Ride for your chance to participate in a DJ character dance party!This is a great year to check out Hollywood Studios during the Holidays. Along with dancing at Holidays Happen Here, you can check out the last year of Osborne's Spectacle of Lights at Hollywood Studios and a second character dance … [Read more...]

Disney to Close Epcot’s Canadian Lumberjacks Show

Today, November 24, 2015, will be the final day of the Canadian Lumberjacks show at Epcot's Canada Pavilion.The show began just over a year ago, when Epcot made a change to start bringing in acts for shorter time periods and removing Off Kilter. But, guests can look forward to the return of the Canadian Holiday Voyagers later this week for Epcot's Holidays Around the World.The beginning of 2016 will bring a new show to the pavilion. We will update you with details as they become … [Read more...]

GRAND OPENING of The Ganachery at Disney Springs on December 15th

On December 15, 2015 Disney Springs will be making the day of chocolate loving shoppers with the Grand Opening of The Ganachery.This boutique featuring hand-crafted chocolates has been in the works for several years as Disney Pastry Chef, Stefan Rimer, has searched internationally for the best chocolate in the world. Chef Rimer says the chocolate has, "a beautiful balance of fruitiness and acidity" with a blend of 65 percent dark chocolate and a splash of vanilla.When arriving at The … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Breaks Record Before Release

Star Wars Fans have a month to go before they can enjoy the latest film - Star Wars:  The Force Awakens.  The seventh film in the huge mega franchise, this film has fans already breaking records in sales.   With over $50 million in advance ticket sales, the film is already the biggest pre-seller in history.The demand is so big that theaters are adding additional showtimes to keep up with the demand.   Fandango and MovieTickets.com have both reported sales for Star Wars: The Force Awakens are … [Read more...]

SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration is fun for all!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year with waves of holiday spirit, seas of trees and twinkling lights during SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration™!One thing I love is celebrating the holidays. For me it’s a time for fun with family and celebrating the beauty of the season. SeaWorld weaves together a beautiful fun time for all families and I was lucky enough to attend their Christmas celebration this past weekend. I can’t say enough about the fun of the festivities including The Conductors … [Read more...]

Celebrate the Holidays at the Downtown Disney District in Disneyland

If you're heading to the Disneyland Resort this holiday season, be sure to check out the entertainment, shopping and fun going on in the Downtown Disney District!Once again, the Downtown Disney District becomes the Downtown Disney Winter Village, featuring chalets and carts offering a variety of holiday gift ideas. You'll find Star Wars-themed items at World of Disney; crystal art at Arribas Brothers; personalized items at You Name It; and personalized holiday ornaments from Ice-Land … [Read more...]

Drinking Around the World Showcase Guide

There is truly something for everyone at Disney World. This magical place doesn't just give us castles, fireworks and Mickey Mouse. It brought us the opportunity to Drink Around the World. If you enjoy a drink or 2.. try 11 at Epcot's World Showcase. Thanks to Disney we can take a shortcut around the world in just one day and see some of it's beauty. The World Showcase has 11 different countries; Mexico, Norway, China, Germany, Italy, the United States, Japan, Morocco, France, United Kingdom and … [Read more...]