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[30 Oct 2018 | No Comment | ]
Check Out the Merchandise for the 2018 Wine and Dine Half Marathon

The 2018 runDisney Wine and Dine Half Marathon is this weekend, November 1-4, at the Walt Disney World Resort, and Disney is giving guests a preview of the race merchandise.
Merchandise for this year includes logo performance apparel and “I Did It!” apparel – all featuring “romantic, Tuscan” artwork and popular characters.
Additional items include: hat and assorted headbands, limited release Disney pins, TERVIS glassware, car magnets and more. And, there’s also a special ear hat designed for the runDisney Kids Races.
The Wine and Dine Half Marathon Weekend merchandise will be available …

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[3 Sep 2018 | No Comment | ]
Final Spring Training Season Announced for Atlanta Braves at the ESPN Wide World of Sports

The Atlanta Braves will play their final Spring Training season at the ESPN Wide World of Sports in 2019, and the schedule of games has been announced.
The Braves’ spring training will include a total of 16 home games at Champion Stadium against teams including 2017 World Champion Houston Astros, New York Yankees, New York Mets, and St. Louis Cardinals.
The final game for the Braves at Champion Stadium will be March 23 against the Mets.
Tickets go on sale November 19 and are are available through the Atlanta Braves’ website, ESPN Wide …

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[3 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney World Set to Host the Kickoff of ABC’s ‘American Idol’ Nationwide Bus Tour Auditions

Disney World is hosting the kickoff for the American Idol nationwide bus tour auditions starting on August 25.
The bus tour starts at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort.
During the auditions at Disney World, Season 1 winner Maddie Poppe, runner-up Caleb Lee Hutchinson and finalist Catie Turner will make special appearances.
Registration for the auditions at the WWOS complex opens at 7 a.m. on August 25 and auditions start at 9 a.m., but early arrival is encouraged. Parking will open at 4 a.m.
Those wishing to …

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[26 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Atlanta Braves Spring Training Games Start Today at Walt Disney World Resort

The spring training games for the Atlanta Braves kick off today at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World.
This spring’s schedule includes games against the Houston Astros, New York Yankees, St. Louis Cardinals, and more.
Fans can enjoy new food and beverage offerings at the WWOS complex including Mojo Pork Rice Bowl from the Third Base Patio Grill, Beef Brisket from the Barbecue Smokehouse, and a Chicken Nugget Basket from the Homeplate Grill.
Adults can enjoy new brews from small brew houses in addition to beer standards.
Tickets for …

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[6 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Atlanta Braves Will Play at ESPN Wide World of Sports through 2019

The Atlanta Braves have extended their contract at the ESPN Wide World of Sports until 2019. That will be the last year the team has spring training at Walt Disney World.
After April 2019 the Braves will move their spring training to a new facility in West Villages in the City of North Port, Sarasota County.
The Braves have held their spring training at the Wide World of Sports complex since 1998.
The new facility will include six and a half practice fields, 55,000 square feet of clubhouse and fitness center for the …

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[24 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Pro Bowl Week at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

It’s Pro Bowl Week at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Leading up to the game, fans can enjoy several special events including youth and high school football competitions, interactive fan experiences, and more.
Additional activities this week include NFL Flag Championships and Play Football High School Day; Pro Bowl Skills Showdown; free access to AFC and NFC Team Practices; NFL Pro Bowl Experience, a free, football-themed fan festival; and NFL PLAY 60 events.
The NFL Pro Bowl Experience will be open to fans Wednesday, January …

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[16 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
The Arena at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Now Open

The Arena at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex is officially open and ready to welcome indoor sporting events including basketball, volleyball, gymnastics and wrestling.
The 8,000-seat arena will host these indoor sporting events in addition to the runDisney Health & Fitness Expos during runDisney events, starting with the Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend.
This arena is the third competition venue at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, and was specifically designed with cheer and dance competitions in mind.
The flexibility of the arena is one of its unique features. According to …

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[28 Dec 2017 | No Comment | ]
Jr. NBA World Championship Coming to ESPN Wide World of Sports in 2018

The ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex is set to host the Jr. NBA World Championship on August 7-12, 2018.
The Championship will feature the top boys and girls teams ages 14 and under from around the world.
This tournament is the first of its kind and will include 16 regional champions (eight U.S. and eight international teams) in boys and girls divisions. The tournament starts in the spring of 2018 with games at various regional sites.
The global ambassadors for the Championship are Cleveland Cavaliers guard and three-time NBA champion Dwyane Wade …

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[21 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces Spring Training Schedule for the Atlanta Braves

Spring might seem like it’s far, far away, but Disney is already thinking about spring training and the Atlanta Braves and they’ve released the team’s 2018 schedule.
The 2018 spring training schedule kicks off February 26 with a game against the Washington Nationals.
Other teams on the schedule include the World Series champion Houston Astros on March 8, the Mets, the Yankees, the Detroit Tigers, and more.
There are 18 games on the schedule between February 26 and March 24.
These games are fun for the whole family and also include Disney characters, kids …

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[18 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Vacation Club Members to Receive Special Access and More at 2018 Pro Bowl

Disney Vacation Club members are set to receive VIP access and more at the 2018 NFL Pro Bowl, which takes place in Orlando on January 28, 2018.
Members can purchase discounted tickets for the Pro Bowl now by visiting the Pro Bowl ticket website and using promo code DISVACAY.
Pro Bowl Week will be celebrated at the ESPN Wide World of Sports at Disney World beginning January 24, 2018.
Events at Pro Bowl Week include exclusive viewings of AFC and NFC practices, NFL FLAG championship games, USA Football National Conference games, an interactive …