Epcot’s Holidays Around the World Schedule

Epcot's Holidays Around the World begins November 25th and runs through December 29 (2011). Here is the lineup of events.What: Illuminations: Reflections of Earth-With Peace on Earth FinaleWhere:World Showcase LagoonWhen: 9:30pmWhat: Candlelight Processional (for a list of celebrity narrators click here)Where: American Gardens TheatreWhen: 5:00pm, 6:45pm and 8:15pm.What: Joyful! A Gospel Celebration of the Season Featuring D'Vine VoicesWhere: Fountain … [Read more...]

BLINK by Wet Seal Opens Newest Store Located in Downtown Disney West Side


BLINK, a young women's denim-focused store, owned and operated by The Wet Seal, Inc., will join the collection of shopping and entertainment destinations located in Downtown Disney West Side at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. BLINK features the latest trends in denim and fashion tops, as well as accessories to complete a desired look. The BLINK concept was developed out of Wet Seal's strong denim focus and serves as an extension of the brand. Blue Asphalt by Wet Seal, … [Read more...]

University of Alabama Football Team to Receive Disney Spirit Award for Inspiring Efforts to Aid Tornado Victims


Junior long snapper Carson Tinker and Crimson Tide teammates recognized for contributions to Tuscaloosa, Ala. community in wake of devastating tornado last April; UA is fourth team to receive the honor in the award’s history The University of Alabama football team will receive the 2011 Disney Spirit Award, given annually by Disney Sports to college football’s most inspirational player or team. Long snapper Carson Tinker will accept the award on behalf of the Crimson Tide squad, which was chosen … [Read more...]

Top Celebs Headline Candlelight Processional at Epcot


Academy award-winning actress Mira Sorvino returns to Walt Disney World Resort Nov. 25-27, 2011, to kick off Candlelight Processional, the enormously popular Disney holiday celebration that will continue nightly through Dec. 30, 2011, at Epcot.Sorvino is among a dozen celebrities, ranging from contemporary Christian and country music artists to a soap opera legend and award-winning actor, who will take the stage for the joyous retelling of the Christmas story. They join a 50-piece orchestra … [Read more...]

Disney Hodgepodge: Five Random Disney Things I Learned

Today’s article is quite the hodgepodge. It is a list of random things I either learned or was reminded of while on my last Disney trip. Enjoy!1. Two Mouths are Better than One. My mom and I have similar taste in food and in the past we’ve tackled the Epcot Food & Wine Festival without an effective plan. We would stop at a booth and each order what we wanted. The end result? We picked the same thing and after eating only a few dishes, we were stuffed to the gills. This year, we used our … [Read more...]