Top 10 Disney World Rides You Must Do Each Visit!

When I was younger I was a big Disney World thrill seeker. I could ride Splash Mountain all day long, take the trek to the top of Everest every hour on the hour, and spend enough time on Rockin Roller Coaster to make Aerosmith question my sanity. As I got older and had kids my ride choices changed. I would have to spend more time on family friendly rides and sneak off to ride Space Mountain when the little ones would be napping in the stroller. No matter what your situation the fact remains … [Read more...]

Epcot’s United Kingdom Pavilion Welcomes Acoustic Group Quickstep

While walking through the United Kingdom Pavilion at Disney's Epcot, just off Tudor Lane, you can now hear the acoustic performance of the band Quickstep. They are a four person group with sounds drawing from Scottish, English, and Irish traditions.You can hear their performances featuring sounds of fiddle, flute, highland bagpipes, a traditional Irish frame drum and more each week, Wednesday to Sunday.Great entertainment to check out while enjoying Holidays Around the World and a … [Read more...]

Epcot’s Holidays Around the World Offers International Treats

Whose ready for some holiday treats? Holidays Around the World begins November 30, 2015 at Disney's Epcot. The event showcases holiday music, dance, and storytelling from countries around the world, as well as introducing some amazing international treats.Taste the holidays around the world by trying things like:Mexico - Sweet tamales Norway - Traditional rice cream and frozen peppermint trifle China - Kaikouxiao Germany - Classic holiday fruit bread - Stollen, Glühwein, a hot … [Read more...]

Disney to Close Epcot’s Canadian Lumberjacks Show

Today, November 24, 2015, will be the final day of the Canadian Lumberjacks show at Epcot's Canada Pavilion.The show began just over a year ago, when Epcot made a change to start bringing in acts for shorter time periods and removing Off Kilter. But, guests can look forward to the return of the Canadian Holiday Voyagers later this week for Epcot's Holidays Around the World.The beginning of 2016 will bring a new show to the pavilion. We will update you with details as they become … [Read more...]

Best Sharable Counter Service Meal At Each Disney World theme park

To quote every preschool teacher in the world “Sharing is caring” – and this golden rule doesn’t just apply to 4 year olds and toy trains, it is really applicable everywhere – even at Walt Disney World! It’s no secret that a Walt Disney World vacation can be costly – and one of the money saving tips I have come to embrace over the years is sharing meals. Some WDW counter service locations tend to serve up rather large portions – and this can work to your advantage, as many can easily be split … [Read more...]

Drinking Around the World Showcase Guide

There is truly something for everyone at Disney World. This magical place doesn't just give us castles, fireworks and Mickey Mouse. It brought us the opportunity to Drink Around the World. If you enjoy a drink or 2.. try 11 at Epcot's World Showcase. Thanks to Disney we can take a shortcut around the world in just one day and see some of it's beauty. The World Showcase has 11 different countries; Mexico, Norway, China, Germany, Italy, the United States, Japan, Morocco, France, United Kingdom and … [Read more...]

Epcot Will Begin Offering ‘Made with Magic’ Products November 23, 2016

Monday, November 23rd Epcot will begin selling Made with Magic merchandise in the park!Made with Magic (formerly Glow with the Show) products light up and change colors to interact with events like Osborne Spectacle of Lights, Wishes, Fantasmic! and Celebrate the Magic.For $25 (plus tax) park guests will be able to choose from the Mickey Ear Hat, Minnie Mouse Headband, Mickey Mouse Glove, or the Sorcerer Mickey Wand.  These products will now become interactive in Epcot during key moments … [Read more...]

The Garden Grill in Epcot is now featuring character breakfast and lunch

On November 8th, The Garden Grill in The Land Pavilion in Epcot began featuring breakfast and lunch character dining.  Last week, I had the chance to enjoy lunch at one of my favorite Epcot restaurants, and it did not disappoint!As we were seated in our booth, we took in the scenery of the passing Living with the Land attraction and anticipated the arrival of Farmer Mickey, Pluto, Chip and Dale.  If you have eaten dinner at The Garden Grill in the past, the menu for lunch is very similar. … [Read more...]

Epcot’s Flower & Garden Festival Expands to 90 Days in 2016

Epcot will be expanding the Flower & Garden Festival in 2016 from 75 days to 90 days, running from March 2, 2016 - May 30, 2016!What fun things are in store?Disney is paying tribute to the National Parks Service centennial with Ranger Mickey making his grand debut in Future World. Guests will be welcomed into the park by Huey, Dewey, Louie, Donald and Daisy The Future World landscape will celebrate the brightest star in Earth's orbit with the new Floral Sun garden There will … [Read more...]

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival 2016 Dates released!

The 2016 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival dates have been released! Those beautiful topiaries will be bursting in bloom at Epcot from March 2nd through May 30th, 2016, expanding from 75 days to 90!To celebrate its 23rd year, the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will expand to 90 days and run from March 2-May 30, 2016, at Walt Disney World Resort. The popular spring festival previously ran for 75 days.Fresh farm market flavors at the festival’s Outdoor … [Read more...]