Planning

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... »

Premium Dessert Party Added to Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom

By Traci

Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party just got a dose of villains added to the mix. Disney has announced an all-new premium dessert party will take place during the Mickey's Not-S0-Scary Halloween Party this fall. The Villians' Sinister Soiree: A Takeover of Cinderella Castle will include preferred viewing for the 8:15 performance of Mickey’s “Boo-to-You” Halloween Parade and Happy HalloWishes Fireworks. Lady Tremaine - Cinderella's... »

Disney Releases 2015 Dining Plan Information

By Traci

Just in time to start planning your 2015 Walt Disney World vacation, Disney has announced the information for the dining plans. The 2015 Disney Dining Plans include a new quick service location - Starbucks at Downtown Disney's West Side - and a new table service location, Las Ventanas at the Coronado Springs Resort. Guests who choose to dine at Cinderella's Royal Table... »

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... »

News! Disney Food Blog Launches the ‘DFB Guide to the 2014 Epcot Food and Wine Festival’ E-book

By Traci

The Disney Food Blog recently announced the grand launch of the DFB Guide to the 2014 Epcot Food and Wine Festival ebook! This full-color, instantly downloadable PDF e-book features more than 220 pages of marketplace booth menus, photos, and more. If you're planning a trip to the 2014 Epcot Food and  Wine Festival, this e-book is a great resource for all your... »

Bookings Available for 2014 Candlelight Processional Dining Packages

By Traci

Bookings for the 2014 Candlelight Processional Dining Packages are now available. The dining packages for the Candlelight Processional includes: lunch or dinner at select Epcot restaurants and guaranteed seating to the Candlelight Processional. The 2014 Candlelight Processional is scheduled for November 28 through December 30 this year, and is performed three times each night (5 p.m., 6:45 p.m., and 8:15 p.m.). The program... »

Lineup Announced for the 2014 Eat to the Beat Concerts

By Traci

The musical lineup has been announced for the 2014 Eat the Beat concerts taking place during the Epcot Food and Wine Festival. Five new acts join 17 fan-favorite bands for this year's concerts, including Jo Dee Messina, Fuel, Jim Brickman, Los Lonely Boys, and David Cook. This year’s lineup (subject to change): September 19-21: Jo Dee Messina – NEW! September 22-23: The Pointer Sisters September... »

Frozen Summer Fun Event at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

By Traci

The Frozen Summer Fun event kicked off July 5 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios when Princess Anna and Queen Elsa arrived in the inaugural Royal Welcome parade. Every day this summer, Anna and Elsa will arrive at the kingdom of Hollywoodland in a royal horse drawn sleigh while Kristoff makes his grand entrance on the Wandering Oaken’s Trading Post float. The daily... »

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... »

Two New VIP Tours Available at Walt Disney World

By Traci

Two new VIP tours are available at Walt Disney World - one for thrill seekers and one for families with young kids. 'The Ultimate Day of Thrills: A VIP Tour Experience' runs for six or seven hours and includes the chance to ride attractions at the Magic Kingdom, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s Animal Kingdom in addition to lunch at a... »