Sounds Like Summer Concert Series Beginning at Epcot June 12th

How about we kick off this week with a look at what’s to come at Epcot? This summer, we’ll be offering great tunes at the park from some of the world’s best tribute bands during the Sounds Like Summer Concert Series. It all happens at the open-air America Gardens Theatre in World Showcase beginning in June, and this year, we’re featuring a lineup of bands playing tribute to tunes from U2, The Bee Gees, Janet Jackson, Bon Jovi and others. Here’s the schedule:Hotel California – A Salute to … [Read more...]





New Star Tours Destinations to be Announced Soon

Recently, Disney Parks Blog talked about the characters you’ll meet in Star Tours – The Adventures Continue. Since then, there’s been a lot of speculation about where we’ll meet those characters. Well, stay tuned. While the Star Tours Company does fly to many destinations (as you can see in the attached image – especially if you read Aurebesh) we’ll soon give you the flight list for the show!For more information on Star Tours, see these previous updates:George Lucas Visits Star Tours … [Read more...]





What’s New on the Signature Menus at Walt Disney World

Foodies, rejoice and check out these delectable new tastes on Walt Disney World signature menus. Then tell us what Disney dish you’ve tasted lately that’s worth sharing.In the Magic Kingdom, Cinderella’s Royal Table has added a lunch Niçoise Salad with seared tuna, haricot verts, olives, tomatoes, baby greens and classic vinaigrette. For dinner, an indulgent whole-fried Cornish hen with castle-made mac ‘n cheese and broccolini is getting rave reviews.Cítricos at Disney’s Grand … [Read more...]





The Magic Behind The ‘Company’ – Getting To Know Ken

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About Me:Name: KenWhere do you live: Tucson, ArizonaHow long have you been with Chip and Company: Since July of 2010What topics do you write about: I focus on Disney from a Seniors point of view but any topic that can help vacationers make their stay at Walt Disney World simpler and more Magical.Favorite C&C Writer: We have a very talented group and I like them all because of their varied specialties.Do you have a Blog or Website: NoHave a Facebook … [Read more...]





Disney’s Grad Night is Cancelled after 2011

This article comes to us from Disney Parks Blog:For many years, we’ve been thrilled to host high school graduation celebrations at Walt Disney World known as Grad Nite. And I know many Disney Parks Blog readers (like myself) have been part of the tradition – it’s become a rite of passage for seniors. That’s why today we wanted to share an important update; we will no longer be hosting Disney Grad Nite at the Walt Disney World Resort after this year’s event. With more leisure guests … [Read more...]