House of Blues to Expand in Downtown Disney


New developments are in the works for House of Blues at Downtown Disney West Side,  located at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando. On November 14th, 2013 workers will begin expanding it's patio, and  building a new stage. There will also be a brand new barbecue smokehouse. I can just imagine that wonderful smell now, can't you?The refurbishment will occur in phases. Work will be done during the day; however, they will attempt to keep the noise at a minimum to avoid disruption to … [Read more...]

New Fantasyland Decorated for Christmas at The Magic Kingdom

Christmas at Fantasyland

This year, the New Fantasyland area of Magic Kingdom Park is getting dressed up for the holidays for the very first time, and we just received some amazing photos of the area’s first decorations to share with you.As you can see, each wreath, holiday tree and strand of garland that has been designed for the area keeps with the theming of the attraction, shop or restaurant it highlights. For example, the tree within Be Our Guest Restaurant sports ornaments inspired by the castle’s enchanted … [Read more...]

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party 2013 Entertainment Schedule & Maps


You won't miss any of the fun with this Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party 2013 Entertainment Schedule!Entertainment Schedule:Castle Dream Lights 6:15 Main Street Pre-Parade: The Kringle Crew is back to entertain guests on Main Street USA before the parade arrives; pre-parade is at 8:15pm & 10:30pm Castle Forecourt Stage: Celebrate the Season show times are 7:45pm, 10:05pm, and 11:20pm Rockettower Plaza Stage: A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas Show times are 7:45pm, 8:45pm, … [Read more...]

Glow With the Show Debuts Tonight at Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights in Disney’s Hollywood Studios


Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights debuted at Hollywood Studios in 1995, and has since grown to feature more than 5 million lights, animated holiday displays, music and so much more! Glow With The Show ears, which debuted at the park’s nightly performances of “Fantasmic!” earlier this fall, will enhance this holiday offering beginning tonight. Ear hats can be purchased at merchandise locations throughout the park, or you can bring ear hats previously purchased at other Disney Parks to … [Read more...]

Disney Dining News – Splitsville Menu Adds Gluten Free Options in Downtown Disney

Splitsville Rice Bowls Gluten Free

Guests who adhere to a gluten free diet will be excited to hear that Splitsville in Downtown Disney has recently updated their menu to include 16 new gluten free dishes. Rather than creating a separate gluten free menu, Splitsville integrated the new dishes into the regular menu. In fact, you can easily identify them by finding the GF symbol located next to the menu item description. Of course, any time you dine at a location with a special diet, be sure to let your server know so that they can … [Read more...]