A Year of Surprises, All-New Spas, Magic and More Welcome Walt Disney World Resort Guests in 2013

Even more magic is in store for Walt Disney World Resort guests in 2013. From the excitement of New Fantasyland to new tres francais additions to Epcot dining, from being grandly pampered at a new Grand Floridian spa to weekly guest surprises only Disney can do – all this and more welcomes guests in 2013.In the shadows of Cinderella Castle rises New Fantasyland, welcoming Magic Kingdom guests into classic storybook worlds where elephants fly and castles touch the sky, where a beauty meets a … [Read more...]

Snow And Fun For All At Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party!

There are few things more magical than Walt Disney World at Christmastime. Should you be traveling to WDW during the holiday season, I highly recommend you purchase tickets for Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party. And if this is the first you are hearing of this event, then read on for more details on how you can join in the fun!What is it? Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party is a special event held annually to celebrate Christmas and is loads of fun for those of all ages!Where? The … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons to Visit 1900 Park Fare

Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is known to offer luxury with a generous helping of Disney magic, as well as a variety delicious restaurants to choose from!A big favorite at the Grand Floridian, especially for families with young children, is 1900 Park Fare! This restaurant is open for breakfast and dinner; and in addition to offering two differerent menus, it also offers two different character experiences!So here are my top 5 reasons why you should visit 1900 Park Fare during … [Read more...]

Alabama Charity Makes Disney Wish Come True For 5 Year Old

An Alabama non-profit organization gave a five-year old girl being treated with a brain tumor the surprise of her life!  "Cinderella" visited her at the Birmingham airport to tell five-year old Ella Rose Norris that she and her family were flying off to Walt Disney World and visit Cinderella Castle.Ella was diagnosed with a brain tumor when she was only 18 months old.  Tamara Norris, Ella's mom said ""Overjoyed. It's been a long time coming and she deserves it. She so deserves this. She's … [Read more...]

Why you should eat at Disney’s ‘Ohana’s Restaurant in the Polynesian Resort

There are so many things that make my family and I smile at Walt Disney World. The first glimpse of Cinderella Castle as we walk down Main Street, a Mickey balloon, and the smell of cinnamon rolls wafting out of the Main Street Bakery(before Starbucks takes over) just to name a few. One of our absolute favorite reasons to smile at Disney is the food! Planning our dining experiences and trying new restaurants is great fun for us. Some of the restaurants we have tried have become favorites while a … [Read more...]

‘Celebrate the Magic’ Debutes at Magic Kingdom Park

As you probably already know, Walt Disney World has been busy at work creating an all new "Celebrate the Magic" nighttime projection show at the Magic Kingdom since it's last showing on Labor Day when it was previously presented as "The Magic, The Memories, and You!". Well the time has come to "Celebrate the Magic" in a whole new way!“Celebrate the Magic” is a nighttime projection show that displays on Cinderella Castle and pays tribute to your favorite Disney stories and movies both past … [Read more...]

Top 5 Uses for Carabiners at Disney World

I don't know about you, but I've found myself at Disney World, wishing I had one of those hiking clip things! I know you are probably thinking, "what, were you planning on doing? Scaling Cinderella Castle?" My answer is short and sweet...nope!  I actually have found this multitasker to be an essential when I am in the park (and we are talking no climbing here!).  In fact, I'll go ahead and admit that while I like taking nature walks and "hiking", I know so little about it, that I mistakenly have … [Read more...]

Run Like a Disney Princess Sweepstakes

Do you want to run like a Disney Princess or just look and live like one? Then this contest is for you! Click Here to Enter! All you have to do is enter and pick which princess (and year) you want to represent you and you could win the grand prize or be an Instant Winner:Enter today for your chance to win the grand prize package for four, including:Race entry into Disney's Princess Half Marathon, Disney Royal Family 5K, or runDisney Kids' RacesPasta in the Park Party at Epcot at … [Read more...]

Top 5 Reasons I’m Excited for December 6th

The wait is almost over. The Magic Kingdom's Fantasyland Expansion is due to officially open December 6th! (You're smiling right now, aren't you? )For the past couple weeks the new Fantasyland has been undergoing soft openings, which is like a dress rehearsal before the official opening; and from the photos we've seen and the news we've heard, it looks even better than I had imagined!So naturally I'm busy planning my next trip to WDW so I can see and experience the Fantasyland Expansion … [Read more...]

Disney Movie Reward’s Cinderella Dreams Come True Sweepstakes

To celebrate the opening of the New Fantasyland, Cinderella and all things Disney you can enter to win a magical trip to Walt Disney World and be one of the first to experience the New Fantasyland!Between now and October 20, 2012 you can log on to Disney Movie Rewards and sign up to be a member. Everyone who is a member gets one free entry total for the contest and you can earn additional entries by building up points in your Disney Movie Rewards account. … [Read more...]