Ontario Students Humiliated After Teacher’s Disney World Prank

What was supposed to be a harmless prank played by teachers at South Windsor school on their 8th grade students has backfired in a big way.Teachers at a Roseland Public School led graduating 8th grade students to believe that they were going to Walt Disney World for a end of year trip.  Students were gathered into a room and shown a Disney vacation video as well as a PowerPoint presentation that the teachers had created. Travel brochures and hotel information was also passed around.The … [Read more...]

Fun Facts from the 20th Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

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A dozen new food and beverage garden marketplaces, 30 million multi-hued blooms, 1,000 native butterflies and 100-plus whimsical topiaries add splendor and substance to the 20 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival March 6-May 19 at Walt Disney World Resort.Among this year’s fun festival facts:30 million blooms blanket the park throughout the festival, which runs 75 colorful days. One dozen brand-new garden marketplaces surround the World Showcase Lagoon offering festival … [Read more...]

Dapper Dans Perform Boy Band Hits at Disney Parks for ‘Limited Time Magic’


If you’ve been known to sing along with the Dapper Dans, the iconic quartet from Main Street, U.S.A., then you’re in for a special treat next week. Disney is continuing their “Limited Time Magic” surprises with performances from the “original boy band” at the Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts.The Dapper Dans will be delivering a medley of hits from One Direction, Backstreet Boys and *NSYNC all next week. And while we won’t give away all of the surprise tunes, we can tell you that … [Read more...]

Blooming Bites and Savory Sips Debut at Epcot Flower & Garden Festival

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Set among millions of blossoms, classic topiaries and live entertainment, new Garden Marketplaces are making their food and beverage debut at the 20th Epcot Flower & Garden Festival presented by HGTV. Taking place March 6-May 19, 2013 at Walt Disney World Resort, the annual festival will highlight the natural progression from garden to table at the 12 Garden Marketplaces around World Showcase. “That progression is showcased with raised garden beds around the marketplaces that will be … [Read more...]

Florida Residents: Get A Three-Day Discover Disney Ticket for $119


Are you planning on visiting Walt Disney World Resort this spring? There sure is plenty to look forward to at our parks, including the return of the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival and the upcoming debut of A Pirate’s Adventure: Treasures of the Seven Seas, Magic Kingdom Park, just to name a few.If you live in the state of Florida, be sure to check out our latest deal for Florida residents – a new three-day Discover Disney Ticket that costs $119, plus tax. You can even add a … [Read more...]

Disney Introduces Beautifully Disney Cosmetics for Disney Parks


Today the Disney Parks blog announced their newest beauty and cosmetics line, Beautifully Disney.  This magical line will be available beginning in March 2013 and will feature makeup and accessories for lips, eyes and nails.  It will be themed as Disney does best with packaging based on different characters and films.  Color lines will range from classic colors to more trendy colors.  Here is what Disney has to say about this "fashion forward" line: Beautifully Disney defines timeless beauty … [Read more...]

Disneyland Must Eat – Blue Bayou Restaurant


I realized I speak of Blue Bayou with my friends a lot. I figured if I was going to mention it so often I should give my whole opinion here instead of sporadically to just my friends and strangers. It’s really far too easy to get me talking about Disney related anything…You should know that I eat at Blue Bayou pretty much every time I visit Disneyland. Just as an FYI when I visit Disney World I almost always eat at 50's Prime Time Cafe...  Just a splash of information for you that has … [Read more...]

The Voices of Liberty Honor Presidents Day at Disney Parks for ‘Limited Time Magic’


Disney's “Limited Time Magic” surprises continue this week with some musical celebrations at Disney Parks. The talented 8-part a cappella group, Voices of Liberty, will honor Presidents Day with special presidential shows in the parks for you to enjoy.At both Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resorts, the Voices of Liberty will bring to life some of the inspirational moments from our nation’s history with their harmonies, accompanied by memorable quotes from American presidents, ranging from … [Read more...]

The Land of Oz Garden Magically Appears at Epcot


Although the 2013 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival officially opens Wednesday, March 6, one new garden has appeared a little early. The Land of Oz Garden is open now and at almost one third of an acre, it’s the largest garden ever created for the festival. The area is based on the new Disney film, “Oz The Great and Powerful,” which stars James Franco, Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, Michelle Williams and Zach Braff, and opens in theaters March 8.Guests enter The Land of Oz Garden … [Read more...]

Tower of Terror 10-Miler Registration is Now Open


Runners take your mark! The "Tower of Terror 10-Miler Weekend" is ready to sign you up! If you want to join other runners and Disney fans for a weekend of running and fun, then this event may be for you. Take a look at runDisney's website for more information and for registration. There are a few categories and different events for you to find out more about. Here are the deadlines and fees for them. Let me know if you are running this year! Maybe you will see me there...cheering you on that … [Read more...]