Tag Archives: ESPN Wide World of Sports

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Flowers and Friends! #FreshEpcot

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Flowers and Friends! #FreshEpcot 1 Happy Wednesday Main Streeters! It’s time for our weekly chat, and I have a lot to tell you about! So, grab a snack and get comfy! Lets do this! As most of you know, we had our first TMSM Mini Meet Up this past weekend. For quite some time now, our members had asked that we do more get-togethers, and not just have the main one each year. Sure, we of course will still do our big meet up in the Fall, but we wan Continue Reading

What’s Happening at ESPN Wide World of Sports? #ESPNatDisney

What's Happening at ESPN Wide World of Sports? #ESPNatDisney 10 Have you ever been to the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex at Walt Disney World? If not, you’re truly missing out on a great experience.  Earlier this week, I was luckily invited to come out and visit the ESPN complex and take a tour, to see all that they have to offer there.  I also got to see the opening ceremonies for the Disney Cup International, a week long soccer tournament which features young playe Continue Reading

The 35th Disney Night of Joy at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Sept. 8, 9

The 35th Disney Night of Joy at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Sept. 8, 9 17 The hits just keep on coming – as they say – with this year’s Disney Night of Joy event featuring 15 of the greatest performers in Contemporary Christian music – Friday, Sept. 8 and Saturday, Sept. 9.   With Country Christian Music legends like MercyMe, Amy Grant, Steven Curtis Chapman and Kirk Franklin joining a new generation of Christian hit makers like Danny Gokey, Jordan Feliz and Rend Collecti Continue Reading

‘Beautiful Game’ Returning to Walt Disney World Resort

‘Beautiful Game’ Returning to Walt Disney World Resort 20 From Darrell Fry, Sports Media Director, Walt Disney World and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. On the heels of the FIFA Women’s World Cup, soccer continues to grow in popularity, particularly in the United States. And Walt Disney World Resort guests can see it played at its highest level January 9th-21st when the Florida Cup returns to ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in January for the second straight year. Continue Reading

Prince Harry’s Invictus Games Coming to Walt Disney World Resort in 2016

Prince Harry’s Invictus Games Coming to Walt Disney World Resort in 2016 21 From Darrell Fry, Sports Media Director, Walt Disney World and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. We have a truly royal announcement to share today. Prince Harry is bringing his Invictus Games to Walt Disney World Resort next year. See video here. The event celebrates our wounded servicemen and women from around the world competing in a variety of sports events at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, May 8-12, 2016. Continue Reading

NFL Superstar Drew Brees Takes The Field At ESPN Wide World of Sports

NFL Superstar Drew Brees Takes The Field At ESPN Wide World of Sports 22 Drew Brees was in Walt Disney World this week for his passing academy.  Robert Hitchcock, PR Manager/Content Producer, runDisney, put out this story to explain more of the passing academy. “Who Dat” at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort? Well “Dat” is Drew Brees, eight time Pro Bowler and Super Bowl MVP quarterback of the New Orleans Saints. This week Brees called the sports Continue Reading

Disney Trading Night at the Walt Disney World Resort

Disney Trading Night at the Walt Disney World Resort 23 Calling all Traders! Disney Trading Night will take place April 22  from 6 – 9 p.m. at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. So if you are looking to meet avid and novice traders, make friends, or share stories about your collections, then this is the place for you. Artists Thomas Scott, Maria Clapsis, Alex Maher, and Derek Lesinski will be on hand to sign pins and vinylmation from 6 – 8p.m. Pins: The limited ed Continue Reading

Get Fit For The First Ever Disney Fit Challenge at Walt Disney World Resort

Get Fit For The First Ever Disney Fit Challenge at Walt Disney World Resort 24 From Robert Hitchcock, PR Manager/Content Producer, runDisney Now is your chance to get fit and register for the inaugural Disney Fit Challenge at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, September 26-28. For the first time Disney Sports will host athletes competing in different fitness challenges that test speed, strength, endurance, flexibility and stamina. Challenges will be designed based on the age and skill le Continue Reading

Walt Disney World Resort is Home to a Variety of Sports This Spring

Walt Disney World Resort is Home to a Variety of Sports This Spring 25 From our friends at the Disney Parks Blog. This story was originally posted by Darrell Fry, Sports Media Director, Walt Disney World. Home to four theme parks, two water parks and 26 resort hotels, not only is Walt Disney World Resort where guests come to vacation, it’s also where they come to compete in various sporting events and watch their favorite athletes from around the world. Walt Disney World Resort host Continue Reading

First Look at Merchandise for 2014 Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort

First Look at Merchandise for 2014 Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort 26 From TMSM friend Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager for Disney Parks. I’m looking forward to this weekend as my fiancée will be participating in the 2014 Princess Half Marathon and the inaugural Glass Slipper Challenge at Walt Disney World Resort. She’s the runner in our relationship, so that means I’ll get to take pretty pictures of her before and after the races. Naturally, she was curiou Continue Reading

Atlanta Braves Spring Training in WDW

Atlanta Braves Spring Training in WDW 27 If you are a baseball fan, you know that the teams are starting to report to spring training.  For the Atlanta Braves, they get to play their home pre season games in Walt Disney World.  Like last year, the Braves will open their pre season schedule against my beloved Detroit Tigers.  Here is more information from the Disney Parks blog For the 17th straight spring, the Atlanta Braves will be arriving at Walt Continue Reading