Playing the Castle Night of Joy Acts Are Among Contemporary Christian’s Most-Talented


Many Christian music artists consider they’ve really arrived if they “play the Castle” at Disney’s Night of Joy. That being the case, Jeremy Camp, Newsboys, Skillet, Jars of Clay, TobyMac and MercyMe have “really arrived”: Each will be doing a concert on the Cinderella Castle Stage during the Sept. 9-10, 2011, event in Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World Resort.Of course, that’s just one of several stages throughout the park that will be alive with Christian music presented by a total of 16 … [Read more...]

My Top 5 Things to do at the Disney Resorts

Coronado Springs Resort Sign

For the most part, my writing revolves around the things that you can see and do and experience at Walt Disney World.  It has only been recently that I realized that I really don’t write a whole lot about some of the best aspects of the Walt Disney World resort – the resorts themselves!  So for today, I’m going to give you my top five things to do at the Disney resorts!One thing that I find interesting is that even though we have stayed on property at Walt Disney World for five years in a … [Read more...]

Top 10 Ways to Know if You’re an Extreme Disney Fan: Part 3

Chances are that if you are like myself and the other writers here at Chip and Co., you are a Extreme Disney Fan. We have yet to find a cure, but the symptoms of this condition are rather obvious. Most likely your own friends and family have pointed them out to you or questioned your sanity time or two. Still not sure? Check out my Top 10 Ways to Know If You’re an Extreme Disney Fan: Part 3!1. You have referred to your fork as a dinglehopper. (Once or twice, maybe.)2. You always get a … [Read more...]

Get First Taste of New Wine Exclusively for 2011 Epcot International Food and Wine Festival


If you like being a trendsetter, make one of your first stops at the Epcot Food & Wine Festival at the Enoteca Castello wine shop in the Italy Pavilion, where they’ll be pouring ($6 a glass) two new exclusive wines for Disney Parks. You also can purchase there by the bottle ($16.95), or at the wine shop in the Festival Welcome Center.The label is Sogno d’Italia, which translates as “Dream of Italy,” made by Placido in Tuscany and imported by Banfi Vintners.. The light, … [Read more...]

2011 October-December Passholder Discounts

Good news for Annual Passholders, more savings are coming your way!Savings include: 20% at Disney Value Resorts 25% at Disney Moderate Resorts 35% at Disney Deluxe Resorts 35% at Disney Deluxe Villa ResortsSample Rates (standard rooms): Pop Century-$71 per night Caribbean Beach-$123 per night Wilderness Lodge-$182 per night Animal Kingdom Lodge-$253 per night (Arusha savana view) Beach Club-$234 per night Polynesian-$270 per night Grand Floridian-$302 per night*Rates do … [Read more...]