Dining

MyMagic+ Transforming Walt Disney World Experience for Guests

By Traci

The Walt Disney World Resort is continuing the “test and adjust” phase of MyMagic+ but guests have been able to take advantage of some changes brought about by MyMagic+. The MyMagic+ system allows guests to design their vacation by personalizing everything from in-park experiences, dining reservations, and more. The centerpiece for the MyMagic+ experience is the MagicBand. These are the high tech,... »

Menus Announced for Outdoor Kitchens at Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

By Traci

This year’s Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival will once again feature the Outdoor Kitchens and our friends at the Disney Food Blog have the inside scoop on the menus. If you’ve never visited during the Flower and Garden festival, the Outdoor Kitchen kiosks are similar to what guests find at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival, serving small plates... »

Walt Disney World Resort Announces ‘Families With Little Ones’ Vacation Package for Early 2014

By Traci

There’s nothing more exciting than surprising your little ones with a vacation to the Walt Disney World Resort and now there’s a new vacation package that makes it easier on your wallet. The new ‘Families With Little Ones’ promotion is geared toward families with kids ages 3-9  who might be headed to Walt Disney World for the first time, and is... »

Celebrate the Holidays at the Walt Disney World Resort with Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party and More

By Traci

As the holiday season begins, the Walt Disney World Resort has some festive and magical events planned for guests. Over at the Magic Kingdom, Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is happening on select nights through December 20. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is hard ticket event takes place on select dates in November and December. Guests get to enjoy a stage show... »

Fall Means Food & Wine Festival at Epcot

By Kristen K.

In just a little over a month from now one of Disney's most popular special events will kick off once again.  I'm talking about that mecca of foodie bliss, the 18th Epcot International Food & Wine Festival.   This elite gathering of all things delicious kicks off at Walt Disney World's Epcot theme park on September 27th and runs for... »

Looking For The Best Counter Service Meals At The Parks

By Kristen K.

There are so many options when it comes to counter service restaurants at Walt Disney World, so we decided to give you a quick “best of” list to help you decide what you’re hungry for. Animal Kingdom Our first choice is Flame Tree Barbecue. It is, hands down, the best counter service at the Animal Kingdom. And quite possibly one of the... »

What Is Downtown Disney?

By Kristen K.

Characters in Flight Over Downtown Disney Downtown Disney Area is Walt Disney World's premier shopping, dining, and entertainment complex located outside of the DisneyParks.  Located on the shores of Village Lake across from the Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa, this expansive area is a popular destination for Disney fans.  Many return travelers make it either the first... »

Free Dining at Walt Disney World

By Kristen K.

Pizza at Epcot's Via Napoli   One of the most common Walt Disney World questions that I run into is “What is Free Dining, and how do I get it?” Free Dining is by far one of the most popular discount packages that is offered to guests by Disney.   Usually occurring on select dates during the slower fall and... »

Winter Holiday Magic at Walt Disney World

By Kristen K.

A Walt Disney World Vacation is a great thing no matter what time of year it is, but when the holidays come around it's even more magical. In 2012 the official holiday season begins on November 9th with decorations and activities starting to go up all across the property. No matter when you visit during this time frame there's just... »

Epcot International Food and Wine Festival Marketplace Booths

By Kristen K.
Marketplace Booth Map

The Epcot International Food and Wine Festival taking place from September 28-November 12, 2012 at the Walt Disney World Resort. The festival is a fan favorite event happening every fall that highlights food and beverages from around the world.  From special seminars and tastings,  to entertainment classes hosted by HGTV personalities,    Amongst the highlights of this year's festival will... »