Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Special Event Bookings Begins on August 14th

We’re less than a month away from the date to book your favorite ticketed events at the 17th Annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival.Along with wine and mixology seminars and culinary demos, we can’t wait to try a couple of the new experiences for 2012. The Marketplace VIP Access Chef Tour begins at 10:30 a.m. every Wednesday, with tastes from selected marketplaces around World Showcase Lagoon and behind-the-scenes stories from the chefs. You get five (pre-selected) dishes and … [Read more...]

Update on Fantasyland Expansion

When Elephants Fly

More than a dozen television stations and print publications got a peak behind-the-construction wall at Fantasyland. The largest expansion in Magic Kingdom history will create approximatley 1500 jobs and nearly double the size of Fantasyland.Since construction began in 2010, up to 700 construction jobs have been created, with an additional 800 operational jobs coming online over the next two years.“By nearly doubling the size of Fantasyland, we will be able to accommodate more guests, … [Read more...]

All New Spooktacular Celebration from Disney Floral & Gifts

Mickey Spook

Great news Disney Floral & Gifts created a brand new Mickey’s Spooktacular Celebration for your family waiting for you back at your room..Picture this: You return to your Walt Disney World Resort hotel room after a full day in the parks – or a ghostly night at Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party – to find a light-up Mickey Mouse pumpkin banner on your door enticing you to enter for tricks or treats. There’s also a not-so-spooky “supr-eyes” on the back of the door as well, but perhaps … [Read more...]

Top 5 Flying Rides at Walt Disney World

Dumbo the Flying Elephant

I’m starting a new series of Top 5’s today, and we're starting with the flying rides. Let’s see if you agree with my faves!Alrighty, here…we…gooooo!1)      Peter Pan’s Flight – A popular Magic Kingdom draw, happy thoughts and pixie dust power this adventure. Climb aboard a pirate galleon for a fanciful flight from the Darlings’ London home to the Lost Boys’ haunts of Never Land. There’s often a long line—and long FastPass waits—for Peter Pan’s Flight, but according to my kids, it’s a … [Read more...]

Tickets On Sale for Mickey’s Not So Scary and Very Merry Christmas Party Events

Those of you who are already busy planning fall/winter vacations don't forget to order your tickets for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Parties and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Parties.Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is a Halloween-themed special event held on select dates in Magic Kingdom theme park. Purchase of an additional event admission ticket is required to attend Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party.During Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, Guests of all ages are … [Read more...]