Celebrate the Holidays at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World Resort

The holiday season will be here before you know it!  Are you planning on a holiday trip to Walt Disney World?  There are so many amazing ways to celebrate the holidays throughout Walt Disney World.  Let take a closer look at Disney Springs, the newly renamed shopping, dining and entertainment district.Drawing inspiration from Florida’s waterfront towns and natural beauty, Disney Springs treats you to a one-of-a-kind Disney experience amid beautiful open-air promenades and waterfront charm. … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule for November 2015

Refurbishments at Walt Disney World are unfortunately a necessary evil. Hopefully, this Refurb list will help you plan your trip and make sure you will get to experience your favorite attractions! In case you missed the news Soarin’ is on the list of rides that will be down starting in January. Also Colortopia is now open in Innoventions East in Epcot! Be sure to check it out!Magic Kingdom ParkMonorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be … [Read more...]

Celebrate Fall with the Swan & Dolphin Food & Wine Classic

A few weeks ago while I was at Walt Disney World I finally had the chance to attend the Swan & Dolphin Food & Wine Classic. I say finally because year after year I have been unable to attend, this year I broke that cycle!The Swan & Dolphin Food & Wine Classic features cuisine from the hotel’s own award-winning signature restaurants: Il Mulino New York Trattoria, Shula’s Steak House and Todd English’s bluezoo, with wine and spirits samplings from around the … [Read more...]

Special Live Stream of Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights this Wednesday!

Our friends at Disney will be live streaming The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights this Wednesday, November 18, at 10:30 p.m. EST on the Disney Parks Blog! I was lucky enough to see it one last time before it is pulled down forever. The last day is January 3, 2016... To see the live stream just visit the Disney Parks Blog main page on Wednesday, November 18, at 10:30 p.m. EST. The live stream will appear in a blog post at the top of their site.In case you missed my post about all … [Read more...]

Woman Accused of Posing as a Disney Cast Member to Sell Fake Tickets

A 22 year old woman from California, Jennifer Anne Cardema, is accused of acting as a Disney Cast Member to sell fake tickets to over 12 people. She went all out, she had fake Disney themed Business Cards, a fake LinkedIn profile and Disneyland passes made up as well. Her scam went on for more than 2 years.She is being charged with identity theft, grand theft, and aggravated white collar crime enhancements. She did not enter a plea. Her bail is $332,000 for one set of charges, including the … [Read more...]

50 Years Ago Today Walt Disney World was Announced

This happened way before my time, but it was an amazing day in history for those of us that love Disney. Walt Disney World was announced 50 years ago today! The Orlando/Central Florida would never be the same again. The amazing Walt Disney himself made the big announcement.As you can see in the above image, Walt Disney, along with his brother Roy Disney and Florida's Governor at the time Haydon Burns, were there for the announcement. The announcement was made at a hotel on Lake Eola, which … [Read more...]

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...]

Exclusive Star Wars Imperial Meet ‘n’ Greet Locations for Chase Disney Visa Credit Cardmembers

Chase Card Services, which is a division of JPMorgan Chase & Co., and The Walt Disney Company today announced that all Disney Visa Credit Cardmembers will have access to an exclusive Star Wars Imperial Meet ‘N’ Greet at private Cardmember locations at the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts.Beginning November 16, 2015, the exclusive Star Wars Imperial Meet ‘N’ Greet location for Disney Visa Credit Cardmembers will be offered daily from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. PST at the Star Wars Launch … [Read more...]

Twenty Eight & Main Shop Now Open in Marketplace Co-Op at Disney Springs Marketplace

Now open in the Disney Springs Marketplace Co-Op is all new Twenty Eight & Main boutique.  Twenty Eight & Main is Disney's new men’s apparel and accessories collection created for especially for distinguished gentlemen who love Disney Parks.This location carries a variety of apparel items that are classic, stylish yet modern. The shop also carries apparel and accessories by Pendleton along with shirts by Levi Strauss & Co. There will be several apparel items that will only be … [Read more...]

Celebrate ‘The Good Dinosaur’ November 21 and 22 at Disney Springs and the Downtown Disney District as Part of Dino Week

The toddler (and let's not lie, the mommy, too) in our house is really looking forward to the newest Disney•Pixar release: “The Good Dinosaur” which debuts in 3D nationwide on November 25th.  To get everyone excited for the upcoming release, the celebration is actually starting the weekend before the film hits theatres, with “The Good Dinosaur Weekend” taking place at Disney Springs Marketplace in Florida and at the Downtown Disney District in California, across from Downtown Disney AMC … [Read more...]