New Dooney and Bourke Bags Coming to Epcot Food & Wine Festival on September 29th

Dooney & Bourke

Wow - what a week for shopahilics like me! Along with the exciting news about Disney Dreaming (the newest Disney Vera Bradley release), Disney has announced that EPCOT's Food and Wine Festival will have more than just food masterpieces available! Check out the first Food and Wine Dooney and Bourke print - to be offered exclusively on Disney property (not online) during the festival!According to Disney Parks Blog the Disney Design Group artists were inspired by marketing artwork featuring … [Read more...]





2014 Candlelight Processional Celebrity Narrator Line-Up

Candle

We are getting some names and dates for this years Candlelight Processional at Epcot. There are some pretty big celebs this year!Here is the line-up so far: Jodi Benson – 11/28 & 29 Neil Patrick Harris – 11/30 – 12/2 TBD – 12/3-12/4 Whoopi Goldberg – 12/5-12/6 TBD 12/7-12/8 ** (no 5:00 p.m. show on 12/7) TBD 12/9-12/11 TBD 12/12-12/14 Sharon Stone 12/15-12/17 Anna Gasteyer 12/18-12/20 Marlee Matlin 12/21-12/23 Isabella Rossellini 12/24-12/25 Blair … [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.

Pineapple Lanai Sign

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...]





Miss America Contestants Let Their Hair Down at Disney World

Miss America Contestants

The 2015 Miss America contestants visited Disney World, yes all 53 of them, and celebrated their Disney side. It was a break for them to be relaxed and get to know each other. They ended their magical day with a stroll down Main Street. They were cheered on by quite a few guests from their home state.Check it out:But at some point they have to get back to business. You can watch the competition live from Atlantic City, N.J. on ABC, Sunday, September 14 at 8:00 p.m. The event starts … [Read more...]