Disney Channel characters Phineas and Ferb now greet guests of all ages at Disney’s Holllywood Studios


Characters Phineas  and Ferb  from the hit Disney Channel series “Phineas and Ferb” now greet guests of all ages in a new interactive meet-and-play experience at Disney’s Holllywood Studios in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The characters appear near Mama Melrose’s Ristorante Italiano in the theme park.Gene Duncan, photographer Related articlesComing Soon Phineas and Ferb - Across the Second Dimension Movie (chipandco.com) Disney's Phineas and Ferb: The Best LIVE Tour Ever! (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]

America’s Olympic Gymnastics Star Nastia Liukin Talks About Competing in London 2012 Games, Dallas Mavericks Postseason Run


Reigning Olympic gold medal winner Nastia Liukin of the United States works with young gymnasts Friday during the ESPN RISE Girls Showcase at Walt Disney World and gives her most definitive remarks to date on defending her all-around title at the 2012 Olympics in London.Liukin, 21, gave instruction and encouragement to four Orlando-area gymnasts – including Clermont’s Olessia Dunaeva – at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Disney.Liukin, who trains in Plano, TX, also interacts with … [Read more...]

Star Wars Weekends 2011: Hyperspace Hoopla Review

This year's Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios had its ups and downs for my wife and I this year. One event we look forward to every year is the Hyperspace Hoopla, a Star Wars themed dance party, that involves characters from the entire Star Wars Universe competing in an intergalactic dance-off with a few funny skits and choreographed numbers.This year's version did not disappoint. The whole production value of the show was increased with the move from the Jedi Academy stage to … [Read more...]

Top 5 Quick Service Restaurants

There are two different types of dining at Disney World: table service and quick service. Table service restaurants are dining destinations that offer either buffets or served meals with appetizers, main courses, desserts, and service. Meanwhile, quick service restaurants are set up like cafeterias offering quick, but tasty, menus where you pretty much serve yourself. However, quick service restaurants are not to be underestimated. Disney carries their use of theme, storyline, and design into … [Read more...]

Return of the Celebration! Star Wars Celebration VI – Aug. 23-26, 2012 – Orlando FL


After a strong showing last year, it was announced today that Star Wars Celebration VI will be once again held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL. The official Star Wars fan event will happen August 23-26, 2012.Tickets to attend Star Wars Celebration VI are available NOW. Thursday, Friday, and Sunday Passes are $55, Saturday Passes are $65, Adult Four-Day Passes are $135, Kids Four-Day Passes are $54, and Kids One-Day Passes are $27. VIP tickets and details will be … [Read more...]