Prince Harry Announces 2016 Invictus Games Coming to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

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Prince Harry announced from London via video this morning that the second Invictus Games will be held May 8-12, 2016, at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Invictus Games is the only international adaptive sporting event for injured active duty and veteran service members.The Invictus Games uses the power of sport to inspire recovery, support rehabilitation and generate a wider understanding and respect of all those who … [Read more...]


Disney World Will No Longer Serve Cheese Sauce

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This is horrible news for those of us that LOVE cheese sauce. Anonymouse hit the nail on the head yet again. Sadly, the magical cheese sauce that we all know and love is officially gone! It was confirmed by a cast member that as of today they are no longer allowed to serve cheese sauce. So your nachos or chili cheese dogs will now be served with shredded cheese. As far we know this will be occurring at all parks and resorts and you can not ask the cast members for that liquid gold either.I … [Read more...]


New Tea Traders Café by Joffrey’s Opens at the new Disney Springs/Downtown Disney

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An ice cold glass of freshly brewed sweet tea sounds so good in the Florida heat! Now at the new Disney Springs is, The Tea Traders Café by Joffrey’s, a brand-new tea café, and is located in The Landing.You can get loose leaf tea served hot, iced, blended, spirited or edible. Yes there will be edible tea, in the form of cookies and other treats.The Tea Traders Cafe is modeled after a 1940s warehouse setting. This modern-meets-Old World tea café will feature teas from the finest tea … [Read more...]


Top 10 Hands-On Experiences for Kids at Walt Disney World

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Walt Disney World offers rides and experiences like no other place on the planet. The beauty of taking your children to the parks is that in addition to the rides, Disney Imagineers really understand that kids like to touch things and get involved. From the littlest kids to even a pre-teen, there is a variety of hands-on experiences for your family to partake in…you just have to know where to look!Here are my Top 10 Hands-On Experiences for Kids at Walt Disney World!Enchanted Tales with … [Read more...]


A Sikh Employee Has Won the Right to Wear a Turban and Full Beard at Disney World

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The ACLU has announced that a Sikh employee has won the right to wear a turban and full beard while on the job and in front of guests. You may know that Disney World has a very strict dress code, called the "Disney Look".He is not technically a Disney World Cast Member. He is a mail carrier named Gurdit Singh. Disney prohibited him from running mail routes where he is visible to park guests because his appearance violated their strict policy. Disney began allowing beards in 2012 but they had … [Read more...]


Disney World Removes the Confederate Flag From Epcot

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There has been a lot of buzz lately about the Confederate Flag and it's removal and meaning etc. Disney is following other businesses and government offices in removing the controversial flag from The American Adventure at Epcot. According to the Orlando Sentinel they have removed the Confederate banner that was on display in The American Adventure.In case you have not been to The American Adventure, it is an animatronic show that takes you through American history as if you were watching it … [Read more...]


Disney removes statue of Bill Cosby from Hollywood Studios

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The statue of Comedian Bill Cosby has been removed from the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences Hall of Fame Plaza in Disney's Hollywood Studios. A Disney spokesman confirmed early Wednesday that it was removed when the park closed on Tuesday night. The Hall of Fame area is where Disney pays tribute to the Golden Age of television.The removal comes after the Associated Press obtained court documents from 2005 where he admitted to obtaining drugs with the intent of giving them to women … [Read more...]


Frozen Summer Fun at Hollywood Studios Might be Getting a Make Over

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Hiya boys and girls! How is everyone? Better now that you are reading this right? We all know that Frozen is insanely popular and Disney milking the Frozen phenomenon for all they can get out of it. I must admit I do love Frozen! Olaf is the best! A little mouse told me that the Frozen Summer Fun Event over at Hollywood Studios might soon be getting a make over.There are no details yet but Disney is looking into improving things, as they always are.  It seems as though there might be adding … [Read more...]


Disney Finds – Orange Bird Plush

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This classic Disney Parks character returned to the Sunshine Tree Terrace in Adventureland in 2012. Since then, Disney has released a few merchandise items with this happy little character including shirts, an ear hat, a figurine, some pins and more.Today Courtney from Mouse to your House was able to pick us up some of the soft and cuddly plushes to sell on our website. You can pick up this Orange Bird Plush for $21.He would make a perfect addition to any Orange Bird collection and is … [Read more...]


Top 5 Attractions that I Hope Never Close at Hollywood Studios

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Hollywood Studios is going to be experiencing some serious changes over the next few years. With a ton of attractions closing, rumored expansions, and a confirmed name change, the park stands to take on a whole new identity. I do agree that the park could use a little TLC, but there are a few attractions that I hope never close at Hollywood Studios.The Great Movie Ride: The glitz, glam, and romance of the movies, all rolled up into one attraction! The Great Movie Ride takes guests through … [Read more...]