A New Bakery to Open in Downtown Disney at Walt Disney World

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The founder of BabyCakes NYC, Erin McKenna, has announced she will be opening a new bakery in Downtown Disney. It will open Feb 22 and the hours will be 10 a.m. - 11 p.m. daily.  It will be called Erin McKenna Bakery NYC at Downtown Disney. That is quite the title!This new bakery will have the same gluten-free and vegan options that she is known for in NYC and L.A.. This location will showcase a big selection of cupcakes, doughnuts, cookies, and bagels, with vegan butter etc.Her … [Read more...]


New Event Dates Announced for 2016 Disney Field Hockey Showcase

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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...]


One of the Nation’s Largest Women’s Focused Running Events Starts This Week at the Disney Princess Half Marathon

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One of the nation’s largest women-focused running events takes place this weekend as more than 49,000 runners from across the nation and from 32 countries are expected to take part in the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend presented by Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.  Many are participating in one or more events, including more than 24,000 running in the 13.1-mile half marathon. This event goes through Epcot and Magic Kingdom.Among those 24,000 runners is Angela Sipes from Seattle, … [Read more...]


Guests Can Pose with an Authentic Oscar Statuette at Hollywood Studios

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This is a first! Guests at Hollywood Studios can take a picture with an Oscar statuette the week leading up to the Oscars.Feb.16 to 22, Walt Disney World Resort guests have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to pose for a photo with the Oscar statuette as part of festivities leading up to The 87th Oscars.Which is hosted by Neil Patrick Harris, live on the ABC Television Network on Sunday, Feb. 22 at 7p.m. ET/4 p.m. PT.The first ever “My Oscar Moment” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, … [Read more...]


Sanuk is Now Open in Downtown Disney at Walt Disney World

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Sanuk is a division of Deckers Brands. They are known for their not-so-typical yet very comfortable shoes. Today they had their grand opening of their 5th store, at Downtown Disney of course!"We're thrilled to open our fifth Sanuk store – and as our brand name comes from a word that means 'fun,' I can't think of a more appropriate place to expand our retail presence than in Downtown Disney," said Jake Brandman, President of Sanuk. "The space was designed to showcase the vast assortment of … [Read more...]