Man Injured at The Walt Disney World Resort Wins Lawsuit

A man from Virginia recently won his 5 year legal battle with The Disney World Resort, after he suffered a Brain Injury when he was hit by a 10-foot Crossfire advertising balloon that was tethered to a tree. It somehow came undone and hit him in the head as he walked through the trade show area at Disney ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. He claims he still has headaches as a result of the accident.He got treatment but 2 days later he was in a paintball tournament. Owen Peterson's case … [Read more...]

More than 20,000 runners set to race, eat and drink during Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon

More than 20,000 runners from across the country, including thousands from Central Florida, are expected to lace up and run, eat and drink during the Disney Wine & Dine Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort.The 13.1-mile half marathon race on Saturday night is the only nighttime half marathon in the Orlando area and takes runners through Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Epcot. To top it off, runners will toast the night away at the exclusive Finish Line … [Read more...]

Tickets On Sale for Latin Baseball Event at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Disney

Tickets are on sale for the Latin Baseball Festival featuring Puerto Rican Baseball regular-season games at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.A variety of ticket options are available for the three-game regular-season series between Roberto Clemente League squads Cangrejeros de Santurce and the Indios de Mayaguez on Nov. 20-22, 2015 at Champion Stadium. Single-game tickets range from $17.50 for lawn seats to $30 for lower level seating. Two-game packages (Saturday … [Read more...]

Disney’s “Night of Joy” is Moving to ESPN Wide World of Sports

Disney has recently announced that the "Night of Joy" concerts will be moved to the ESPN Wide World of Sports. If you will be attending the event you will have access to the Magic Kingdom as well. They say the reason behind the move is because the Wide World of Sports will allow additional guests to enjoy the event and there is no worry about rain..Dedicated transportation will be provided so that guests can easily move from Magic Kingdom Park to the Sports Complex."Night of Joy" is a … [Read more...]

Tickets for the 2015 AdvoCare Invitational at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex are Now on Sale

Tickets for the AdvoCare Invitational, formerly the Orlando Classic and now in its 10th year, are now on sale. The AdvoCare Invitational will begin Thursday, Nov. 26 and continue on Friday, Nov. 27 and Sunday, Nov. 29, from HP Field House at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort.The field for the 2015 AdvoCare Invitational includes Alabama, Dayton, Iowa, Monmouth, Notre Dame, Southern California, Wichita State and Xavier. Five of those teams played in the NCAA … [Read more...]

International Soccer Teams to go Head to Head During the 2016 Florida Cup at Walt Disney World Resort

Brazilian and German soccer teams will once again headline the 2016 Florida Cup at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort from January 9-21, 2016.Two-time FIFA World Champion SC Corinthians, four-time Brazilian Champion Fluminese FC, led by superstar Ronaldinho, and Champions League club Bayer 04 Leverkusen are returning from last year’s event along with newcomer and five-time German Cup Champion FC Schalke 04. The final field for the event, which will be organized by … [Read more...]

Prince Harry Announces 2016 Invictus Games Coming to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

Prince Harry announced from London via video this morning that the second Invictus Games will be held May 8-12, 2016, at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Invictus Games is the only international adaptive sporting event for injured active duty and veteran service members.The Invictus Games uses the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect of all those who … [Read more...]

Book Your Princess Half Marathon Discounted Package Today!

The countdown is on for the Walt Disney World Princess Half Marathon Registration!Registration starts July 14th for the public at 12:00 pm (Noon) Eastern Standard time and The Race Events take place in Walt Disney World from February 17-22! Get ready to book your desired race! Plenty of options to choose from, including the popular Half Marathon and Glass Slipper Challenge! You don't have to wait for registration to book your room package though! Chip and Co. and World of Magic Travel are … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Resort Becomes Founding Sponsor of Orlando City Soccer Club

Walt Disney World Resort and Orlando City Soccer Club have announced a multi-year agreement making Walt Disney World Resort a founding sponsor of the Club. The announcement comes at an exciting time, just days before Orlando City Soccer Club’s 2015 Major League Soccer debut on Sunday.Under the agreement, Walt Disney World Resort becomes the official theme park and resort destination of Orlando City Soccer Club; Disney Cruise Line becomes the official cruise line of the Club; and Disney … [Read more...]

New Event Dates Announced for 2016 Disney Field Hockey Showcase

The Disney Field Hockey Showcase will shift dates slightly for the 10th annual event in 2016, Disney Sports announced today.Following this year’s successful Disney Field Hockey Showcase that featured more than 2,850 athletes and 624 total games, next year’s event will take place at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Feb. 25-28, 2016. The shift in dates was based on guest feedback and will improve the overall guest experience for the athletes on and off the field while continuing to attract … [Read more...]