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[7 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Food Truck Arriving in Disney Springs This Month

A brand new food truck is arriving at Disney Springs this month!
The truck, 4R Cantina Barbacoa Food Truck, is from the Orlando-based 4R Restaurant Group, home of the 4 Rivers Smokehouses.
The 4R Cantina truck will be serving up a variety of dishes including: Nachos, Tacos, Quesadillas, plus a Taco Cone and Burrito Bowls!
If your sweet tooth needs satisfying you’ll want to check out the desserts at the 4R truck including Dulce De Leche Churro Balls and Dessert Nachos.
The new food truck will be located in the Disney Springs Marketplace, not the …

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[6 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
ShopDisney Hosting a Disney World Vacation Giveaway

If you haven’t made it to Toy Story Land yet, ShopDisney is giving you a chance to win a trip to the Walt Disney World Resort with their Play Big Sweepstakes.
The winner of the sweepstakes will receive five days and four nights at the Walt Disney World Resort, round trip coach airfare if they live more than 250 miles away from Disney World, hotel accommodations, 5-day Magic Your Way tickets with Park Hopper option, a $500 Disney Gift Card, and a VIP tour guide for a day.
Guests can enter the …

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[6 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Be Our Guest at the Magic Kingdom Closing Briefly this Month

Be Our Guest at the Magic Kingdom is set to close for a few days later this month.
The closure is scheduled for August 20-24 and is said to be for a brief refurbishment.
Guests will not be able to make any Advance Dining Reservations for those four days at the restaurant. But our friends at the Disney Food Blog have some great alternative suggestions.
Be Our Guest should be reopened on August 25 for breakfast, lunch, and the new prix fixe menu dinner.
You can check out a full review of the new …

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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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[3 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Junior’s Vampirina Coming to Disneyland and Disney World This Fall

Disney Junior star Vampirina is coming to Disneyland and Walt Disney World this fall just in time for Halloween!
At Disneyland guests can meet Vampirina at Disney California Adventure starting September 7.
She’ll also be part of the Frightfully Fun Parade at Mickey’s Halloween Party in Disneyland Park on select nights from September 19 through October 31.
At Disney World, Vee will be meeting guests during the Disney Junior Play ‘n Dine at Hollywood & Vine in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. She’ll also be meeting guests in the Animation Courtyard.
And finally, later this year …

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[2 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Grand Launch of the ‘DFB Guide to the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival’ E-book

The Disney Food Blog is celebrating the launch of the DFB Guide to the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival e-book.
This fully updated guide is full of every detail you need to plan your visit to this year’s Epcot Food and Wine Festival.
You’ll find every booth menu, more than 100 food photos, touring strategies, a chapter on what’s new for this year’s Festival, a fully updated FAQ section, and more.
The Guide also features exclusive items including a full schedule of events for all 75 days of the Festival and a …

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[2 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Festival of the Lion King Dining Packages Announced

Two new dining packages for the Festival of the Lion King at Disney’s Animal Kingdom has been announced.
The new dining packages are offered at Tiffins, the signature dining restaurant at the Animal Kingdom.
Guests can choose from two packages (Tier I and Tier II) and enjoy a three-course lunch or dinner at Tiffins and priority reserved seating at the Festival of the Lion King.
The menu for the dining packages are seasonally-inspired with appetizers including Avocado-and-Tomato Salad, Spiced Chickpea Falafel, and Charred Octopus; main dishes including Kamo Ramen, Shrimp and Grits, Surf …

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[1 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Orange Bird Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom Card Coming this Fall

If you’re attending Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party this fall you’ll want to stop by the Firehouse on Main Street, U.S.A. and pick up the party-exclusive Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom card.
This year’s card features Orange Bird and is named the Orange Bird’s Juice-o-Lanterns spell card.
On the card Orange Bird is celebrating Halloween by drawing Juice-o-Lanterns on the oranges that grow near Sunshine Seasons in the Magic Kingdom.
This event-only card will be distributed in addition to the standard Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom cards at Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. Guests must …

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[1 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Menus Released for the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

It’s time! The menus for the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival are finally here!
This year’s Festival will feature 34 booths, including some new additions.
New for 2018 are: Shimmering Sips Mimosa Bar and Taste Track (in Future World). And many favorites are returning again this year too – with a lot of new food items.
Mexico will feature a brand new menu this year, Ireland has added a Guinness Bailey’s Shake, and the Refreshment Port is serving up several versions of Poutine!
The 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival kicks off August …