Category Archives: Walt Disney World

Surfs Up: Ron Jon Surf Shop is Coming Soon to Disney Springs

Surfs Up: Ron Jon Surf Shop is Coming Soon to Disney Springs 1 In case you missed it! From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Kelsey Noland One of the many reasons I love working at Disney Springs is that there’s always something new and exciting happening especially for all of us shoppers! Whether you’re looking for the latest Disney fashion (I’m currently obsessing over the Disney D-Lish collection!) or fashion trends that tie to the season, you’re bound to find Continue Reading

Canvas Painting on the Board ~ Special Event at Disney’s Boardwalk Inn!

Canvas Painting on the Board ~ Special Event at Disney's Boardwalk Inn! 2 Yesterday, we were so excited to attend a special event at Disney’s Boardwalk Inn. It was called “Canvas Painting on the Board” and was located on the outside terrace of the lobby of the resort. This was the first time a painting class like this has been offered for Valentine’s Day, and being that it was Tangled themed, I really needed to go! The terrace was filled with long tables for gues Continue Reading

Attention Florida Residents: Discover Disney Tickets are Back!

Attention Florida Residents: Discover Disney Tickets are Back! 13   From Jennifer Fickley-Baker, Editorial Content Manager, Walt Disney World Resort and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. There’s no better way to kick off 2019 than with a Walt Disney World Resort visit – especially if you’re a Florida Resident! Florida Residents can now purchase a 3-Day Discover Disney Ticket for only $175 plus tax for a limited time ($59 per day plus tax), valid for admission to one Continue Reading

Step Into the Internet with Ralph and Vanellope at Epcot

Step Into the Internet with Ralph and Vanellope at Epcot 16 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Shawn Slater Ralph and Vanellope from Disney’s animated adventure “Ralph Breaks the Internet” have been meeting their fans at Disney Parks since last fall, when their movie debuted in theaters. Starting this week, you can find these best friends in an all-new location at Epcot. The staff of the Imagination Institute is now conducting a new experiment, creating a por Continue Reading

The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour

The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour 17 While the Walt Disney World Railroad might be down at the Magic Kingdom due to construction of the Tron attraction, there is still a way to get up close to the trains, and sneak in a little ride, and I don’t mean the train that’s currently parked in Main Street Station. I’m talking about The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour at Magic Kingdom. My son is a train fanatic and we got this tour as a surprise to hi Continue Reading

Mobile Ordering – A Game Changer for Quick Service Dining at Disney Parks

Mobile Ordering – A Game Changer for Quick Service Dining at Disney Parks 23 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Lisa Mendillo If you ask the Disney Parks Moms Panelists how they feel about mobile food and beverage ordering at select guest service locations at Walt Disney World Resort, chances are they will quickly reply, “it’s a game changer,” and panelist Missy could not agree more! “Mobile ordering is great for anyone, but for families with kiddos, it’s a HUGE help. Gon Continue Reading

Disney Skyliner Gondolas Make First Test Runs Between Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort, Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney Skyliner Gondolas Make First Test Runs Between Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort, Disney’s Hollywood Studios 24 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Thomas Smith We’re beginning the week with another exciting Disney Skyliner milestone – the first guest cabins to make test runs back-and-forth between Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort and Disney’s Hollywood Studios! As many of you know, our state-of-the-art gondola system will begin transporting guests at the Walt Disney World Resort beginning later this fall. T Continue Reading

The Polite Pig – Review

The Polite Pig - Review 25 Three words. The Polite Pig. If you haven’t been, do yourself and your taste buds a favor and go. Let me tell you why. BBQ + bourbon = you can’t go wrong! Need I say more? Located at Walt Disney World’s Disney Springs, this BBQ joint is quickly growing in popularity, and there is a reason. After perusing a few restaurants at Disney Springs and snacking a bit, we decided it was time for some real food. We love Continue Reading

Sightings of Kevin from Disney•Pixar’s ‘Up!’ Reported at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Sightings of Kevin from Disney•Pixar’s ‘Up!’ Reported at Disney’s Animal Kingdom 30 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Shawn Slater Last month, we told you the large and exotic bird known as “Kevin,” from Disney•Pixar’s “Up!,” appeared to be migrating north from Paradise Falls in the direction of Disney’s Animal Kingdom. As you can see from this exclusive footage, it looks like she’s been spotted on the park’s Discovery Island! Did you know that one out of five birds – Continue Reading

More D-Lish Merch Has Arrived at Walt Disney World

More D-Lish Merch Has Arrived at Walt Disney World 31 Disney has really knocked it out of the park with their D-Lish collection and the new merch just keeps coming. We saw the plush pizza hit the parks a few weeks ago and it’s a big hit with the kids. It’s actually soft and cuddly. So much so that we picked up one for my son.  They cost $27.99. While walking through the emporium yesterday we stumbled upon this adorable giant Minnie ice cream cone plush!  It̵ Continue Reading

Reusable Shopping Bags Introduced at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort

Reusable Shopping Bags Introduced at Disneyland Resort and Walt Disney World Resort 37 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Steven Miller Disney Parks is a shopper’s paradise with hundreds of unique stores that offer unforgettable souvenirs and memorable gifts for loved ones. Guests visiting Disneyland Resort or Walt Disney World Resort now have a new option for carrying home purchases with the release of colorful reusable shopping bags. Available for a nominal fee and offered in three size Continue Reading