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Universal Studios in Orlando is getting a third theme park!! Below is the news exactly from Universal.

Volcano Bay Water Park Universal Studios 
Disney Cruise Line has officially opened bookings for the general public for sailings in the Fall of 2016.

Disney Cruise Line Fall 2016 Sailings
If you are visiting the Boardwalk Inn in Walt Disney World, you should be prepared for a slight issue parking.

Disney Franniepoppins Vacation Magic Boardwalk Inn 
Are you going to Star Wars Weekends at Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World  this year?  If you are, you can experience Rebel Hangar: A Star Wars Lounge Experience.

Disney Franniepoppins Vacation Magic Rebel Hangar Menu Star Wars
The Walt Disney World general public room only discount has been extended to October 3, 2015. 
 Disney Travel Agent Room Discount Contemporary Resort
Disney released Free Dining in Walt Disney World today.

Disney Travel Free Dining Fall 2015 Walt Disney World 
The rumors have started about free dining being released for late summer early fall of 2015. There is nothing confirmed. 

If you are a Florida Resident planning a Walt Disney World summer vacation a deal is confirmed for you! 

Disney Travel Agent Free Dining Meme
You can book a Magic Your Way Package now if you are traveling for the Walt Disney World Marathon weekend in 2016!

Disney Travel Agent Marathon 2016 Magic Your Way 
Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party, Night of Joy and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party tickets for 2015 are available to purchase now!

Walt Disney World Special Events Disney Travel Agent

The newest rage is the selfie stick. I saw them on all the attractions and pretty much all over Walt Disney World in January.

Selfie Stick Ban Disney Travel 

Disney Cruise Line announced today that there will be a new musical production to experience on your Disney cruise vacation. "Tangled: The Musical" is coming to the Disney Magic!

Disney Cruise Vacation Entertainment Tangled the Musical 

The 2015 Summer Offers for Walt Disney World Travel are Available to Book Now!

Summer Discounts WDW With Anna and Elsa 

Walt Disney World Summer Offer is Available to Book TODAY!*

Disney Visa Cardholder Summer Vacation Offer



Be Our Guest at Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World will soon be serving breakfast!

Breakfast at Be Our Guest -Disney Vacation 

Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World will be open 24 hours from 6 a.m. to 6 a.m., Friday May 22, 2015 to Saturday, May 23, 2015.

Disney Family Vacation Coolest Summer Ever
Book your next Walt Disney Wold vacation while you are there! You can save up to 35%!

All Star Music Resort Walt Disney World Bounceback 
Star Wars Weekends dates have been announced. The festivities will begin on the weekend of May 4, 2015 and run through the weekend of June 14, 2015. You can expect some amazing shows and fun events. Disney has added some dining packages, too.

Star Wars Weekends May 4 to June 14, 2015

I like to order things ahead of my trip and have them delivered to my resort. This can save you having to fill suitcases with things. I order various needed items; sunscreen, small groceries, etc.

Amazon Ships to Walt Disney World

Your 2014 Thanksgiving dining experience in Walt Disney World will be delicious! Disney has several restaurants with a special menu, and some surprises at some of those restaurants.
Minnie and Mickey Thanksgiving Dining Disney World 
Cabana Bay at Universal Studios Orlando has an amazing offer right now! If you are considering visiting Universal between November 4, 2014 and February 12, 2015, and you do not have a reservation booked, NOW is when you want to book.

Cabana Bay at Universal Orlando Vacation 
Disney Cruise Line has been busy behind the scenes preparing the Florida Resident and Military discounts and creating the itineraries for early 2016!

Disney Cruise Line 2016 Cruise Vacation 
The official schedule from Disney lists the pool renovation to be completed in early 2015. There is no official exact date set for the reopening.

Polynesian Village Resort Pool News 

The Sbandieratori Di Sansepolcro Flag Throwers show is officially on the schedule at Epcot in Walt Disney World. Italy is where you will find this robust performance.


Sbandieratori Di Sansepolcro Flag Throwers Epcot Vacation 

There is more Off Kilter news to consider. They are performing for the first time publicly since the end of their contract with Disney.

Off Kilter at Epcot 

There is a rumor circulating that I have not been able to confirm. We still might be able to experience Off Kilter at Epcot.

Canadian Holiday Voyagers at Epcot Off Kilter
Disney snuck up on us with another big resort renovation in Walt Disney World.  This time it is at the Beach Club. 

Beach Club Renovation in Disney World
 
October is National Bullying Prevention Month. Disney has lent their name to some messages that support anti bullying. Radio Disney, The Disney Channel and Club Penguin Interactive game all offer messages.

October Bullying Prevention Month Disney Promotion 
The Play, Stay and Dine offer has been released to the general public this morning. There is also a room only discount offer.

Disney Characters Magic Kingdom 

If you want to dine at Be Our Guest for lunch you will need to have a Fast Pass.  This change went into effect this morning and will be in effect until further notice.

Be Our Guest  Fast Pass For Lunch Disney Vacation
The Epcot Food and Wine Nights LIVE! and the Epcot After Hours Wind Down events both take place after Epcot closes.  One requires park admission and one does not.

View of Canada World Showcase Epcot Disney Vacation
If you did not get a Fast pass for Toy Story Mania and thought you might use the stand by line this week, you will be disappointed.

Toy Story Mania Attraction WDW
Disney released a new discount this morning for Disney Visa card holders. There are two parts to the offer.

Cinderella's Castle in Walt Disney World
Disney added two new names to the list of narrators for this year's Candlelight Processional at Epcot.

Candlelight Processional Narrators 2014 

The Frozen phenomenon continues! Disney has now added a Frozen Premium Holiday Package offering at Disney Hollywood Studios! This dessert party features special Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights viewing.

Frozen Experience Osborne Family Lights vacation 
It has been officially announced that the Paul Bunyan Lumberjack Show is replacing Off Kilter at Epcot.

Paul Bunyan Lumberjack Show at Epcot

CLIA National Cruise Week Offer is available soon!  This is the perfect time to book your next Disney Cruise.

Disney Cruise Line Fantasy Stateroom 7056
Disney is busy at Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World.  There are facts and there are rumors. Let's see if we can sort through them.

Backlot Tour Hollywood Studios Vacation

 
Could it be true?   I have heard from a few sources that Disney will be making an official announcement soon.

Frozen Fun at MVMCP Magic Kingdom 
You can experience Halloween on the Disney Cruise Line ships this year!  Expect some spooktacular fun!

Disney Cruise Vacation Halloween Fun 
It looks like Frozen is taking over Walt Disney World!  I know lots of little princesses that will be happy.  I also know some very sad Maelstrom fans. Over the falls!! Over the falls!!!

Maelstrom at Epcot Replaced with Frozen

 
If you have food allergies you may find it easier to order when you visit Walt Disney World restaurants.

Kona Cafe Disney Dining Disney Vacation 
Big news for all of us Dole Whip lovers! You can now enjoy a few different Dole Whip creations at the Pineapple Lanai at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort! You will have to go to Magic Kingdom if you want the swirl with orange, though.

Frannieoppins Dole Whip in Magic Kingdom

Disney announced some major changes at Epcot. The entertainment around the World Showcase says goodbye to Mo’Rockin’, Off Kilter, Spirit of America Fife & Drum Corps and World Showcase Players.  


Off Kilter Epcot Entertainment News Disney Vacation 
Disney has added a separately ticketed experience for Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party!  "Villains’ Sinister Soiree: A Wicked Takeover of Cinderella Castle" will be offered on the party nights.

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party Disney Vacation 
The FREE Dining offer for Walt Disney World ended for the general public yesterday, August 8, 2014.  There are still Unique Offer Codes available, though.  I got an offer from Disney in my mailbox that is available to book until September 12, 2014!

WDW Pin Code Unique Offer Code Seven Dwarfs 
The Frozen Summer Fun has been extended at Disney Hollywood Studios in WaltDisneyWorld!  Don't miss out on this amazing experience.

Frozen Summer Fun at Hollywood Studios
Disneyland has some great discounts!  There are General Public Offers, Annual Passholder Offers, and Military Offers!  Don't miss a chance to stay to visit the theme park Walt Disney created.

Disneyland Vacation Deals  
Walt Disney Word is making needed changes to the number of allowed guests in each room at the Moderate Resorts.  

Disney Vacation at Port Orleans Riverside
Disney released a new discount today!  If your travel dates fall between October and late December, this offer may work for you.  

Walt Disney World Holiday Discount 

Carnival Cruise Line is offering a deal on deposits along with stateroom upgrades in one deal.  They are also offering amazing last minute deals this week.  Now is a great time to reserve a 2014 Carnival itinerary!

Carnival Cruise Line Sample Rates July 21 

Disney has announced some changes to the PhotoPass service in Walt Disney World.  Times have changed since 1999 when you caught your own magical memories on film.

Character Dining at Hollywood And Vine 1999

Disney announced today that the Walt Disney World, Disneyland and Aulani, a Disney Spa and Resort vacation packages for 2015 will be available to book on July 30, 2014!

Disneyland Vacation Aulani Vacation Disney World Vacation  
Your 4th of July family vacation will be amazing if it is a Walt Disney World vacation!  Disney has arranged a fun filled line up of activities.

Disney Vacation 4th of July Hollywood Studios 
Disney has announced an amazing fun summer experience in Walt Disney World!   Hollywood Studios will welcome the Disney characters from the movie Frozen!

Disney Vacation Frozen Fun Hollywood Studios
Disney is updating all the Walt Disney World All-Star Resorts food courts. They are doing this slowly and planning for the down times to be during slower seasons. Disney All-Star Music Resort is the next one in the plan.

Disney All Star Music Food Court Upgrade Disney Vacation 
There is a new Disney World FREE Dining offer available for selected guests. Disney has a new name for it, but it is a pin code offer.   It will come in your mailbox.

Disney World Free Dining Unique Offer Code Pin Code

Disney World Free Dining Unique Offer Code Pin Code  
Plan Your Summer Vacation Now!  The Summer Discount for Walt Disney World ends June 6, 2014!  There is still lots of availability!

Disney Summer Vacation Offer Ends June 6 
Seven Dwarfs Mine Train has officially opened! 

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Disney Vacation 
Disney Cruise Line is offering some special rates for sailings in June 2014!  You can experience the Disney difference on the Disney Dream or Disney Fantasy.

Disney Dream Disney Cruise Vacation 
There is exciting news today from Disney Cruise Line!  The Disney Wonder is heading West.  There will be Hawaii itineraries, Baja itineraries and sailings to the Bahamas from Galveston!

Disney Cruise Line Hawaii Baja Galveston Disney Vacation
Disney has announced details for Harambe Nights at Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World.  Experience anew Animal Kingdom at night!

Harambe Nights Information Animal Kingdom Disney Vacation
Everyone can breathe a collective sigh of relief.  The Lion King show will be the same show it always was. The Harambe Theatre even looks like the old theatre.  See...

Harambe Theatre Lion King Show Disney Vacation
Free Disney Dining for your Fall Walt Disney World vacation has been released to the general public and can be booked today!

Free Dining for your Disney World Vacation 
The Disney Vacation Club villas at the Polynesian are well on their way to completion. Along with the villas comes a name change for the Polynesian.

Disney's Polynesian Village Resort Disney Vacation 
Disney Animal Kingdom is alive with fun announcements!  Disney is adding a hard ticketed event and a nighttime show!

Disney News Animal Kingdom Disney Vacation 
Free Disney Dining for Fall 2014 is now available  for Disney Visa Card Holders to Book!

Free Disney Dining Fall 2014 Disney Vacation
The list of celebrities appearing for Star Wars Weekends at Disney Hollywood Studios has been released.

Star Wars Weekends Celebrities for 2014 Disney Vacation 
There is some information regarding free dining in Walt Disney World that is surfacing.  It is just a rumor now,not confirmed by Disney yet.

Chicken Dinner Free Disney Dining Disney Vacation
Your Disney Vacation could get even more delicious!  Disney is releasing a new Free Disney dining promotion for stays in Walt Disney World!

Dine at Be Our Guest With Free Disney Dining Disney Vacation
Epcot For Kids!  Have I convinced you yet that there are plenty of fun things in Epcot for Kids?  We explored almost all of Epcot in the last three parts of my Epcot for Kids articles.  Today, let’s finish our tour in Future World.

Epcot for Kids Mission Space Disney Vacation Fun
As we began our exploration of Epcot for Kids, in Epcot For Kids Part One! World Showcase Fun! I imagined I was writing one article.  As I virtually walked around Epcot, my imagination soared, and quickly my one article was re-imagined into a series with a child-like, fun look at Epcot for Kids.  

Innoventions Epcot for Kids Disney Vacation Fun
In Part Two of my Epcot for Kids series, I am going to explore a section of Future World, and see what Epcot for Kids has to offer in that area of the theme park.

Turtle Talk With Crush Epcot for Kids Future World Disney Vacation
I am asked often if there is anything for kids to do in Epcot.  So many people look at this Walt Disney World theme park as being only adult friendly, but there is so much at Epcot for kids to do.

Epcot  for Kids World Showcase Disney Vacation Fun
On Monday April 28, 2014 The FastPass+ system will allow gests to make extra Fast Pass selections at kiosks in the theme parks!

Fast Pass Kiosks Allow Extra FastPass Selections on Your Disney Vacation 
Disney has a new Star Wars Disney dining event planned for Star Wars Weekends at Hollywood Studios in Walt Disney World.  This includes preferred viewing for the Star Wars daily parade and evening Symphony in the Stars fireworks!

Star Wars Weekends Disney Dining Event 
The Illuminations Sparkling Dessert Party will be an amazing Disney dining experience.  You will have the very best view of Illuminations while enjoying delicious desserts and sparkling wines and champagne.

Illuminations Sparkling Dessert Party at Epcot Disney Travel Agent 
Are you planning a Disney World vacation in 2015?  You can book your Disney Resort now and get the room type you want.  Your rate will be guaranteed with your deposit because the 2015 Disney Resort rates are out.

Disney World Vacation - Resort Rates For 2015 
The schedule is out for the 2015 Marathon Weekend in Walt Disney World.  You can book your Magic Your Way Package now  for the weekend.  The dates are January 7 through January 11, 2015.  

Disney Marathon Weekend Information 2015

 
If you are in Walt Disney World do not miss the chance to be one of the first guests to ride the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train!  There are reports of soft openings TODAY!

Jewels in the Seven Dwarf Mine Train Disney Vacation 
The concept of an Epcot area DVC resort has been talked about before.  It has resurfaced!

DVC Near American Adventure Disney Vacation 

 
Disney is answering the need for cell phone charging  capabilities in the Disney World theme parks.  There is a test being done in Magic Kingdom.

Magic Kingdom Cell Phone Chargers Disney Vacation 
Kouzzina by Cat Cora is closing  in September 2014.  What will replace it? One rumor I heard is very appealing; a counter service restaurant.

Boardwalk Dining Rumor Counter Service Replaces Kouzzina
Disney Cruise Line Dining is always the best in the cruise industry.  Now you can experience "Remy Featuring Pompidou’s Patisseries Dessert Experience" on the Disney Fantasy!

Remy on Disney Fantasy Entrance Disney Cruise 
Disney takes the idea of introducing the Disney Parks to Guests to a brand new level with the latest Smart TV app.

Disney Parks Smart TV App Disney Vacation
Imagine being able to stay in Epcot after the park closes.  Wouldn't it be nice to have some place to stop for a cocktail and something to eat?

Epcot After Hours Wind Down at Spice Road Table Disney Travel Agent
Disney has a new scavenger hunt for guests at Epcot.  It is based on the Muppets Most Wanted Movie.

Muppets Most Wanted Scavenger Hunt - Disney Travel Agent 
The list of performers for Epcot's Sounds Like Summer Concert Series has been announced.

Spaceship Earth at Epcot Disney Travel Agent 
The Disney FastPass+ system in Walt Disney World is getting better.

Spaceship Earth Disney Travel Agent
Disney has made a positive change to their Disability Access Service Card rules.

Minnie Mouse Disney Travel Agent

 
Canadian Residents Can Save 20% on a Disney Alaskan Cruise!  Experience the Disney Difference on the Disney Wonder!

Disney Wonder Disney Travel Agent 
Disney World Magic Bands will be available for offsite guests to purchase starting on March 31,2014!  The cost for each Disney Magic Band will be $12.95.

Disney World Magic Bands Disney Travel Agent

 
Disneyland Resort Hotels in California are offering a 20% savings.  Stay right in the middle of the Disneyland magic.

Storytellers Statue in Disneyland Disney travel agent 
Disney News that will make you a happy Disney dining guest!  Two NEW Disney Character Dining Options at Hollywood Studios!

Character Dining at Disney Hollywood Studios for Star Wars
Disney travel news today centers around Disney Cruise Line. They released new European itineraries for 2015.

Sailor Goofy Disney Cruise Line 
Kouzzina by Cat Cora in Walt Disney World will close on September 30, 2014.

Dining Room at Kouzzina 
It has been 50 years since the wonderful Sherman Brothers wrote the song it's a small world.  

it's a small world 50th anniversary

Really Cool Star Wars Weekends News!! Luke Skywalker/Mark Hamill Appearing in Walt Disney World at Hollywood Studios For Weekend  IV!

Luke Skywalker/Mark Hamill Appears at Hollywood Studios Star Wars Weekends 
Disney has introduced a new souvenir at Hollywood Studios. The Lightening McQueen Food Bucket is a fun dining option for kids.

Lightening McQueen Food Bucket at Holywood Studios 
There is a new Disney Vera Bradley design coming out!  Mickey's Perfect Petals Brunch at Epcot on May 4, 2014 is the place to be to get yours.

Vera Bradley Mickey's Perfect Petals Design 
Disney has not set an official grand opening for the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train roller coaster in Magic Kingdom.  Today they revealed the logo! 

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Logo 

Have you experienced the Magic of Disney Animation at Hollywood Studios?  You can learn how to draw Disney characters there, including Olaf from the movie Frozen.

Learn to Draw Olaf 

The cost to add a Disney Dining Plan to your Walt Disney World Magic Your Way Package increased.

Half Chicken From Cosmic Rays in Magic Kingdom
Disney has released a discount for Summer 2014 travel to Walt Disney World!

Partner's Statue at Magic Kingdom 
The popular Boma's Disney dining experience at Disney's Animal Kingdom Lodge has extended their hours for Easter and Mother's Day.

Chef at Boma's at Disney Animal Kingdom Lodge
Figment of Imagination! He is coming to life in a Disney Kingdoms Marvel Comic in June 2014!  "One little spark of inspiration is at the heart of all creation."

Spark Comic Figment and Dreamfinder June 2014

 
Anna and Elsa from the movie Frozen will be moving to Magic Kingdom starting April 20, 2014!

Anna and Elsa from Frozen Move to Magic Kingdom
Disney released a new discount this morning for Walt Disney World Summer dates.  It is only available to Disney Visa Cardholders.  This is a wonderful offer!

Coronado Springs Resort 
An amazing Disney Dining Experience is available to book starting today - The Illuminations Sparkling Dessert Party!

Illuminations Sparkling Dessert Party Viewing
Walt Disney World has added a new In Room Gift Experience!  This one really looks adorable.

Minnie In Room Gift Experience in Disney World 
Look for a new sit down dining option at Disney's Coronado Springs Resort.  Disney is answering a need at this resort and they are being very resourceful.

Cafe Rix
Pollo Campero, Bodie's All-American Burgers, and Babycakes NYC in Walt Disney World's Downtown Disney area are all closing.

Goodbye Babycakes NYC in Downtown Disney World
Disney Fit Challenge at ESPN Wide World of Sports

Disney inspires guests to show how physically fit they are.  Signups start on March 18, 2014 for the inaugural Disney Fit Challenge.

 
Disney added 1 week to the scheduled Star Wars Weekends at Disney Hollywood Studios.

Jedi Training With Darth Vador and Storm Troopers 
Take your Mother to Disneyland for Mother's Day!  There are some great dining options available.  Make dining arrangments starting March 5, 2014. 

 Grand Californian and Monorail in Disneyland
Disney Parks announced the date and theme for the 2014 24-hour party!  The party starts on May 23, 2014 at 6:00 a.m. and ends at 6:00 a.m. on May 24, 2014.

 140 Disney Characters Announce 24 Hour Disney Parks Party
Big news this morning from Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World!  Enhancements to the hub area are planned!

Partners Statue in Magic Kingdom
Disney has the cutest graphic to show different Disney hats for different Disney Sides!  I found the perfect at to show my Disney Side in Mexico at Epcot!

Franniepoppins Disney Side in Mexico at Epcot
A vacation touring plan for Walt Disney World with the new FastPass+ has a different landscape now.  This is especially true when you visit Magic Kingdom and want to see Disney Characters.   

Ariel, Snow White, Cinderella in Magic Kingdom Parade
Purchase 6 or more Four-Day Magic Your Way Theme Park tickets to the Walt Disney World theme parks, Get One Day FREE!

Spaceship Earth - Visit Epcot and Save On Ticket Cost.

 
 
 
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