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[8 Apr 2014 | No Comment | ]
Transitions Optical Agrees to Sponsor Signature Events at the Walt Disney World Resort

Transitions Optical has signed an agreement with the Walt Disney World Resort to act as a sponsor for several events including the Festival of the Masters in Downtown Disney.
The sponsorship agreement also includes the runDisney series and signature events at Epcot including the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival and the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. Other events include the Atlanta Braves Spring Training and the Summer Festival at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
The event sponsorship will encourage those who wear prescription eyeglasses to enhance their visual …

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[31 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
Merchandise Events Announced for April at the Walt Disney World Resort

Spring is most certainly in the air at the Walt Disney World Resort and April is blooming with merchandise events.
The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival is going strong and fans can still pick up commemorative merchandise at kiosks around the park. Also, through April 6 Fairy Houses are being built by artists on the promenade around World Showcase.
Also at Epcot during the Flower & Garden Festival, representatives from Rinse Bath and Body Co. will be presenting a product showcase through May 18. The products are all made by hand …

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[6 Mar 2014 | No Comment | ]
The 2014 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival is Officially Open and Includes New Floral Displays and More

The 2014 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival is officially open and guests will be treated to new floral displays, great food, and more.
The topiaries for this year’s festival include Mater’s Parts, Plants & Play Garden, Classic Disney Couples, Beauty & the Beast, Mike & Sulley’s Monstrous Garden, and Mickey, Minnie, and Pluto.
There is also a topiary featuring Kermit the Frog and his true love Miss Piggy between the Italy and Germany pavilions. The display was inspired by the new movie Muppets Most Wanted.
This year marks the return of the …

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[29 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Merchandise Announced for the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival returns to Walt Disney World on March 5 and fans will have a chance to purchase some fun and festive merchandise this year.
Returning for this year’s festival is the popular topiary artwork that debuted at the 2013 festival. This year’s designs were created by Disney’s Yellow Shoes Marketing group and include a Minnie Mouse wind chime, a Donald Duck garden stake, and a Mickey Mouse garden figurine.
Duffy the Disney Bear is getting a Flower & Garden Festival makeover as a pre-dressed 12-inch plush …

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[25 Jan 2014 | One Comment | ]
Lineup Announced for Flower Power Concert Series at Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

When the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival begins March 5 it’s bringing the groovy sounds of the ‘60s and ‘70s along for the ride.
The Flower Power Concert Series starts March 7, and the lineup for this year features two new acts – Gary Lewis and The Playboys (This Diamond Ring) and Alan Parson Live Project (Eye in the Sky).
Other acts slated for this year’s concert series include the Village People (Y.M.C.A.), Paul Revere & The Raiders (Good Thing), and The Guess Who.
The Flower Power Concert Series is performed at …

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[16 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
HGTV and DIY Network Stars Scheduled to Appear at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Fans of HGTV and the DIY Network will get a chance to see many of the networks design experts at this year’s Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival.
Many of the experts are stars called “The Crashers” by fans. These experts are designers and contractors who look for people at home improvement stores who need renovation help. The “Crashers” then spend three days making over the person’s bathroom, kitchen, or other area that needs renovation.
This year there are several Crashers who are making their first Flower & Garden Festival appearance – …

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[11 Nov 2013 | No Comment | ]
The 21st Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival to Feature Kermit and Miss Piggy Topiaries

As the winter chill starts to creep in it seems like perfect time to start thinking about spring and the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival.
The 2014 festival will mark the debut of the Kermit the Frog topiary and he’ll be joined by none other than Miss Piggy in the World Showcase topiary display.
Returning for a second year to the festival are the food and beverage marketplaces with new menu items including Piggylicious Bacon Cupcakes and a Barbecued Chicken Leg at the Smokehouse Barbecue marketplace.
Other marketplace items include floral-flavored lemonade, …

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[24 Sep 2013 | Comments Off on Food Kiosks Set to Return to Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival in 2014 | ]
Food Kiosks Set to Return to Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival in 2014

The food booths are coming back to the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival for 2014.
As part of this year’s 20th anniversary of the Flower and Garden Festival, Disney introduced food and beverage marketplace booths to the festival. The booths were similar to what guests find at the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival each fall and were a big hit with visitors.
And now there is official word that 12 food marketplace booths will return for the 21st annual Flower and Garden Festival.
This year’s booths included the Hanami Booth where …

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[28 Jan 2013 | No Comment | ]
Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival Announces HGTV Lineup

With only a few short weeks to go, Disney has released the full lineup of HGTV personalities coming to the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival.
While there are some returning favorites to Disney’s popular festival, there will also be several new faces on hand to give their expert DIY tips and tricks to festival-goers. The complete lineup includes:

March 8-10 – Chris Lambton, Going Yard
March 15-17 – Chris Grundy, DIY Network’s Cool Tools
March 22-24 – Egypt Sherrod, host of Property Virgins
March 29-31 – Brandon Johnson, My Yard Goes Disney
April 5-7 – Meg …

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[5 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Video: Sneak Peek at the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

The Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival, which starts March 7 and runs through March 20, will feature many unique exhibits and events this year.
For example, the festival will feature the largest-ever Disney topiary (Sorcerer Mickey,) as well as a new Haiti: Garden of Many Colors display, located in the World Showcase. Visitors will also be able to attend various weekend presentations from HGTV hosts and designers, as well as enjoy live entertainment during the Flower Power concert series.
Kids will be able to enjoy the fun and festivities of the …