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[10 May 2019 | No Comment | ]
Special Events, Booking Dates, and More Announced for the 2019 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

The 2019 Epcot Food and Wine Festival opens August 29 and next week is the time to start booking those special events!
Disney has announced the full lineup for the Festival’s special events, low cost seminars and demonstrations, and more!
Booking for these events opens May 15.
The full lineup for the 2019 Eat to the Beat Concert Series has also been announced.
You can check out all of the special event, seminars, demonstrations, and more over at the Disney Food Blog’s 2019 Epcot Food and Wine Festival page.
This year’s Festival will feature 30 …

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[17 Apr 2019 | No Comment | ]
Get Ready to Celebrate 30 Years at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is celebrating its 30th anniversary on May 1 with a special parade, new merchandise, special eats, and more.
The party starts with a ‘star-studded’ cavalcade with Mickey Mouse and friends at 10 a.m. on May 1.
Guests can pick up a special commemorative button and and anniversary guide map when they arrive at the park.
Anniversary merchandise includes a new adult T-shirt, baseball cap, Tervis tumbler, MagicBand, ornament and more. All of the merchandise items will be available beginning May 1 at Hollywood Studios beginning at 8 a.m. There will …

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[3 Apr 2019 | No Comment | ]
Dates Announced for the 2019 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

The dates have been announced for the 2019 Epcot Food and Wine Festival.
The 2019 Festival will run August 29 through November 23!
Yes, that means the Festival opens on the very same day that Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
But, back to the Food and Wine Festival…
This year’s Festival will run for a record 87 days! And, will once again feature Marketplace Booths, the Eat to the Beat concerts, seminars, demonstrations, and more!
The Eat to the Beat concerts will end on November 19 – before the Festival ends …

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[28 Mar 2019 | No Comment | ]
New ‘No Smoking’ Policy Announced Plus Updates to Stroller Sizes and More at the Disney Parks

There’s a new “no smoking” policy at Walt Disney World and Disneyland, in addition to new policies for strollers, ice in coolers, and more.
Starting May 1, the theme parks at Disney World and Disneyland will be smoke free.
The new smoke free zones also include the ESPN Wide World of Sports, Disney World water parks, and Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District.
Designated smoking areas will be available outside the entrances of the new smoke-free areas, and at Disney Springs.
Also beginning May 1, there is a new size policy for strollers in the theme …

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[28 Feb 2019 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces More Details About Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge opens this summer at Disneyland and this fall at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney has released more information about what guests can expect at the new land.
Several dining locations will join the already-announced Oga’s Cantina including: Docking Bay 7 Food and Cargo, Ronto Roasters, The Milk Stand (where you can get Blue AND Green Milk), and Kat Saka’s Kettle.
Merchandise locations will include Dok-Ondar’s Den of Antiquities where guests will find “rare and uniquely-valued items from across the galaxy and spanning all eras;” Savi’s Workshop – Handbuilt …

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[21 Feb 2019 | No Comment | ]
New Park Entrance, Play Pavilion, and More Announced as Part of Epcot’s Transformation

Epcot is in the midst of a multi-year transformation and today Disney announced additional plans for big changes at the park.
First, the entrance to Epcot is getting an update. The entrance plaza will feature new walkways, green spaces, and a reimagined fountain.
The Leave A Legacy photos will also be moved to an area just outside the entrance. Additional redevelopment will also begin between Spaceship Earth attraction and the World Showcase Promenade.
A new play pavilion is also part of the transformation. This new pavilion will be located in the pavilion previously …

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[14 Feb 2019 | No Comment | ]
Menus Announced for the 2019 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

The 2019 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival kicks off March 6 and Disney has released all of the menus for the Outdoor Kitchens!
This year’s Festival will feature a record 17 Outdoor Kitchens plus several additional locations including Refreshment Port, Taste Track, and more.
New booths for 2019 include: Arbor at The Gardener’s Terrace, Flavor Full Kitchen, The Citrus Blossom, and Trowel & Trellis.
Returning favorites include The Smokehouse, Hanami, Bauernmarkt, La Isla Fresca, and more.
You can check out the full booth menus at the Disney Food Blog’s 2019 Epcot Flower and Garden …

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[29 Jan 2019 | No Comment | ]
Disney Skyliner Testing Underway at the Walt Disney World Resort

Disney has begun initial testing on the gondolas for the Disney Skyliner transportation system.
The Disney Skyliner is slated to open this fall and will connect Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Pop Century, Art of Animation, Disney Riviera Resort, and Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort.
The gondolas will feature characters from several popular Disney films including: Beauty & the Beast, Frozen, Lilo & Stitch, Moana, Peter Pan, The Princess and the Frog, Ralph Breaks the Internet, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and Zootopia.
Other themed gondolas include: Coco, Finding Dory, Monsters, Inc., Pirates of …

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[2 Jan 2019 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces 2019 Free Dining Dates

In what can be described as a surprise New Year’s move, Disney has announced Free Dining for 2019 – with dates from July 5 through September 30.
Not only is the announcement earlier than normal, but the dates stop before the fall opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – and the crowds expected for the new land.
The minimum stay for this year’s Free Dining is four nights, and the package must include the Park Hopper or Park Hopper Plus tickets.
Guests staying at a participating Value or Moderate Resort, you’ll receive the Quick …

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[26 Dec 2018 | No Comment | ]
Additional Acts Announced for the Garden Rocks Concert Series

The 2019 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival kicks off March 6, and today we’ve got details on additional acts that have been added to the lineup for the Garden Rocks Concert Series.
The new acts announced this week include: Richard Marx, A Flock of Seagulls, Jon Secada, Journey former lead vocalist Steve Augeri, Air Supply, Rick Springfield, Starship starring Mickey Thomas, and Blood, Sweat and Tears.
The Garden Rocks Concert Series takes place nightly throughout the Festival at the America Gardens Theater in Epcot. Shows are performed at 5:30pm, 6:45pm, 8:00pm and …