New Shopping and Dining Options Open as Downtown Disney Continues to Transform Into Disney Springs

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As the largest expansion in Downtown Disney history continues, several new dining and shopping locations are opening as the area continues its transformation into Disney Springs.The lively shopping, dining and entertainment destination will treat guests by day and night to a one-of-a-kind Disney experience amid beautiful open-air promenades, flowing springs and waterfront charm. The Landing is the first of four neighborhoods to open — home to unique shopping locations and memorable dining … [Read more...]


Two Old Restaurants Re-Open for a Limited Time at Disney World

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If you remember visiting Disney World quite a few years ago then you might remember Aunt Polly's on Tom Sawyer Island. It is open now and will be open through April 11, 2015. The menu is fairly small, but it's a good spot for a quiet snack.The menu: Fresh Fruit Cup Fresh Whole Fruit Assorted Chips Turkey Sandwich with apple slices Hummus with vegetable chips Smuckers Uncrustables with apple slices, carrot sticks with apple juice or water Lemonade, Strawberry Lemonade, Tea, … [Read more...]


Enter to Win the Steve Harvey Morning Show Vacation a Day Sweepstakes

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You can enter everyday for your chance to win a Disney World vacation from The Steve Harvey Morning Show. All you have to do is listen to the Steve Harvey Morning Show from now until April 10th for the keyword of the day. Then go and enter here.There will be 10 grand prizes given out. They will each include: A four-day Disney World vacation for two Airfare A resort hotel stay Ground transportation 4-day Magic Your Way tickets with Park Hopper option A $200 Disney gift card A … [Read more...]


Disney cancels partnership with Coca-Cola, signs agreement with Pepsi.

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 The Coca-Cola Company is a longtime sponsor and drink supplier at the Disney World and Disneyland theme parks. It has been present since Disneyland's opening day of July 17, 1955. Today we have received word that Disney will be cancelling that partnership and instead offering Pepsi products at all Disney theme parks starting July 4th, 2015, to coincide with the 50th Birthday of Pepsi!Frito-Lay which is owned by Pepsi is available at all Disney theme parks and it makes logical sense … [Read more...]


Top 10 Attractions We Miss Most in Disney World

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Have you been visiting Disney World since childhood or your teen years? Think back to the rides that you loved or were most afraid of. Are there rides you went on as a kid or maybe even an adult that you forgot about that on more recent trips to Walt Disney World were not there? Maybe you didn’t even notice!  Some left with great fanfare and some left quietly but all of these rides were given the heave-ho. Here are my Top 10 Rides We Miss Most- see if yours is on the list.1. … [Read more...]


“Frozen Fever” Treats are on their way to Disney Parks and Resorts

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This beautiful work of art, pictured above, is Anna's Happy Birthday Cupcake. It is a vanilla cupcake with icy blue buttercream with marshmallows and snowflake candies, best of all it is topped with a white chocolate Olaf.  It so pretty, and I am sure it taste great too. This cupcake is inspired the new short "Frozen Fever". You will find it at certain Quick Service spots throughout Disneyland and Disney World.Here is where you can find the goodies:Disneyland Resort:Jolly Holiday … [Read more...]


Food Network Magazine Wants to Send you to Disney World

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Make little dreams come true in a big way! Now is the perfect time to visit Walt Disney World Resort with your little ones and Food Network Magazine wants to send you.Enter for a chance to win a magical experience at Walt Disney World Resort from Food Network Magazine.The prize includes:4 round trip coach airfares 4 round trip ground transfers via Disney’s Magical Express Service 4 night stay at a Walt Disney World Resort hotel in one room Four 5-Day Magic Your Way tickets … [Read more...]


Tickets are now available for sixth-annual Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic

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Overnight packages and event-only tickets are now on sale for the sixth-annualWalt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic, Friday, October 30, and Saturday, October 31, at www.SwanDolphinFoodandWineClassic.com and 1-888-828-8850.A Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic causeway ticket offers guests unlimited tastings at more than 40 stations featuring culinary selections from the hotel’s award-winning restaurants and wine from more than 30 wineries amidst a festive backdrop … [Read more...]


Disney’s Magical Express Contractor to Layoff 204 Employees

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A new company is taking over the Magical Express contract Starting June 1. ASIG filed a notice with the state of intent to lay off 204 employees by the end of May. So that means that around 200 employees might not have a job much longer. Although it has been said that the new company will probably re-hire most, if not all of the former employees. An Orlando company called Bags Inc. won the new contract with Disney in a bidding war recently.The Magical Express is always very popular, and it … [Read more...]


Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto will open this April at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

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Founded by Adventureland’s famous “head” salesman, Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto this enchanted South Seas hideaway welcomes guests to explore a menu of “magical tropical drinks and food.” Beverage Manager Brad Ward, Chef Lenny DeGeorge, and the Concept Development team have created new menu items just for the Walt Disney World Resort Trader Sam’s.The Trader Sam cocktails will available in Disney collectible Tiki mugs.These are on only at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto:Polynesian … [Read more...]