Celebrate Mardi Gras in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort

Next Tuesday, the 9th, is Mardi Gras and no one knows how to do a family friendly Mardi Gras celebration like Disney! You'll want to check out the festivities happening at Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen and House of Blues in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort.The Ralph Brennan Restaurant Group has deep roots in the New Orleans French Quarter Mardi Gras tradition. The special Mardi Gras menu at Ralph Brennan’s Jazz Kitchen features specialties that include traditional gumbo, … [Read more...]

Dates and menus announced for 2016 Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic will return for its seventh year Friday, October 28, and Saturday, October 29, with exciting new dishes debuting alongside returning festival favorites. Fans can now visit www.SwanDolphinFoodandWineClassic.com to view the 2016 food menu as well as book overnight packages and purchase tickets.Highlights of the 2016 menu include: an American wagyu beef slider with avocado-bacon aioli and Applewood smoked bacon on a toasted brioche … [Read more...]

SeaWorld Orlando’s Bands, Brew & BBQ Festival Returns with Incredible Savings and New Packages

It’s time again to eat, drink and rock at SeaWorld Orlando’s Bands, Brew & BBQ festival every Saturday and Sunday, February 13 through March 6. The event is in partnership with USO Central Florida and honors America’s heroes. It features live concerts from top classic rock and country musical artists, tasty BBQ and thirst-quenching brews, and special discounts for active duty military and veterans.As a special discount for purchasing early -- now through March 6 -- guests who purchase a … [Read more...]

Disney Stores Kicks Off Disney Reads Days Nationwide

Disney Stores nationwide are hosting the inaugural "Disney Reads Days" starting this Saturday, February 6, 2016.  As part of the Disney Publishing and ABC "Magic of Storytelling".  the Disney Stores along with participating retailers and community organizations will begin a four week family friendly events and special promotions.  Partnering with First Books, "Disney Reads Days" will also include the celebration of Disney's 50 millionth book donation.East and West Coast Disney Stores will … [Read more...]

Great Places to Catch the Game on Super Bowl Sunday at Walt Disney World

Will you find yourself at Walt Disney World this weekend? Well, then you may be looking for a spot to watch the Super Bowl!   Manning vs. Newton will take place on Sunday, February 7th and there are a few great places to grab a beer (or 2) and some good food within Walt Disney World this Sunday!ESPN Club:  Located at Disney's Boardwalk, this is the obvious first choice for super sports fans who would like to catch the game on 100 TV screens with a LOT of other super sports fans! Walk-in is … [Read more...]

New Zootopia Monorail Wrap shows up at Walt Disney World

Now appearing at Walt Disney World is an all new Monorail Wrap featuring Disney's Zootopia! The new Monorail wrap showed up today on the Magic Kingdom Monorail line and was photographed by Twitter user @DallasORL.Zootopia monorail wrap pic.twitter.com/q7zxRoTjOY— Dallas (@DallasORL) February 4, 2016As not as intricate as past monorail wraps this is still a cute addition to Monorail Orange.Here's some information about the movie:From the largest elephant to the smallest … [Read more...]

Spielberg’s Thriller “Bridge of Spies” Nominated for Six Academy Awards

The action packed thriller, "Bridge of Spies" comes out in Blu-ray Combo Pack and Digital HD on February 2, 2016. Directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Tom Hanks the film has received six Academy Award Nominations. Including Best Picture, Best Actor in a Supporting Role (Mark Rylance), Original Score, Sound Mixing, Production Design and Original Screenplay, the film is based on historical facts surrounding Rudolph Abel (Mark Rylance) a painter accused of being a Russian spy against the … [Read more...]

2016 Epcot Flower & Garden Festival Announces It’s Garden Rocks Concert Series Lineup

The Garden Rocks Concert Series in the America Gardens Theatre is returning once again to liven up the weekends for this year's 23rd annual Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival! Every Friday, Saturday, & Sunday of the festival, which runs from from March 2-May 30, 2016, there will be live performances from one of 13 different bands featuring pop rock hits from several decades of music, plus an extra final night of performances for the Memorial Day holiday on Monday, May 30th, … [Read more...]

A Knightly Transformation at Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique in Disney Springs Marketplace

This year is the 10th anniversary of Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique opening at Disney Springs Marketplace. For 10 years, a team of Fairy Godmothers-in-training have turned thousands of guests ages 3-12 into beautiful Disney princesses at this magical beauty salon. Did you know there is also a makeover experience for brave knights at the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique?The Knight Package includes hairstyling with gel; a mighty sword and shield; and confetti. You can get a Knight costume T-shirt for an … [Read more...]

Top Behind-The-Scenes Tours You Have To Try On Your Next Trip to Disney World

I'm a Disney geek and I'm not afraid to admit it.  I like to read trivia about Disney, find hidden Mickeys, and learn about how one of my most favorite places on Earth came to be.  Like, did you know that Liberty Square has no bathrooms?  It was deliberately done to reflect that time in our history when there was no indoor plumbing.  Or how about this: did you know that Cinderella has her very own horse on Prince Charming's Regal Carousel?  It's the horse with the golden ribbon on its tail. … [Read more...]