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‘Stay, Play, and Dine’ Walt Disney World Discount Package Announced

By Traci

Just in time for those mid-winter or early spring Walt Disney World vacation plans, Disney has announced the 'Stay, Play, and Dine' discount is back! This package includes a 5-night/6-day stay with room, park tickets, and the Disney Dining Plan included. Guests can save up to $600 (or more at some deluxe resorts) when booking this package. The Stay, Play, and Dine... »

Fall Room Discounts Announced for the Walt Disney World Resort

By Traci

Fall is a great time to visit the Walt Disney World Resort and there are new room discounts for guests planning a vacation this year. The Epcot International Food and Wine Festival starts in mid-September and Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party begins September 1. Later in the season after the Halloween decorations come down the Magic Kingdom is decked out for the... »

Epcot Food & Wine Festival Special Event Bookings Open Now!

By Traci

The bookings for the 2014 Epcot Food and Wine Festival special events are now open to the public. The festival's premium events can be booked by phone at 407-WDW-FEST (407-939-3378). Certain special events including seminars, demos, Party for the Senses (for October 4, 11, 18 and November 1), and Disney's 3-D Dessert Discovery can also be booked at epcotfoodfestival.com. There are a... »

Fall Room Discount Announced for Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

By Traci

Fall is a great time to visit the Walt Disney World Resort. Not only are the crowd levels lower, but special events including the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival and Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party add to the magic. Guests who book their vacation at Walt Disney World for trips between August 16 and October 3 can save up to 30 percent... »

Disney’s All-Star Music’s Intermission Food Court Closing August 1 for Refurbishment

By Traci

If you are staying at Disney's All-Star Music Resort between August and December of this year be prepared to make some different quick service dining choices. The hotel's Intermission Food Court is closing August 1 for a months-long refurbishment. According to the Disney Food Blog, the food court is scheduled to be closed from August 1 through December 20. All-Star Music Resort... »

Epcot’s International Gateway – A Quiet and Less Hectic Entrance to the Theme Park

By Traci

Guests visiting Epcot have more than one way to get into the theme park. Tucked away in the back of the park between France and the United Kingdom is the International Gateway, a secondary entrance and exit for the park. The International Gateway opened in 1990 just before Disney’s Swan Hotel opened and was planned so guests of the soon-to-be opened Epcot... »

Walt Disney World Increases Price of Parking at Theme Parks

By Traci

Get ready to spend a little bit more to park at the four theme parks at the Walt Disney World Resort. Effective March 30, the price of parking at the four theme parks increased by $2, taking the price for cars to $17. The charge for parking campers is $18, while buses or tractor-trailers now cost $21 to park. If you're a... »

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,... »

Walt Disney World Announces Discounts for Summer 2014 Travel Dates

By Traci

Just in time for planning that summer vacation, the Walt Disney World Resort has announced a new discount for summer travel dates June 15 through August 28. The summer discount will give guests up to 30 percent off resort rooms when they stay up to five nights, and up to 35 percent off resort rooms for stays that are six nights... »

Walt Disney World Announces New “Kid-Sized” Vacation Package for Spring and Summer 2014

By Traci

The Walt Disney World Resort has announced a new vacation package created for families of three. The package is geared toward families with one child age 3-9 and includes a 3-night, 2-day package that with a 2-day theme park ticket and three nights in a standard room at select resorts. The package price starts at $899. This package also includes a free “Memory... »