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New Surprises and Official Dates Announced for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Spooky season in the Magic Kingdom will kick off on August 9 run through Halloween Night, October 31. Tickets to Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party go on sale to guests of select Walt Disney World Resort hotels May 8, 2024 and go on sale to all other guests May 15, 2024. August: 9, 13, 16, 20,… Read more »

Park Watch: What's happening in Disney Parks this month.

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

MAY 2024 With Spring Break and Easter behind us and Memorial Day just on the horizon, summer is ramping up in Disney Parks. Disney World EPCOT International Flower & Garden Show EPCOT International Flower & Garden Show continues this month – ending May 27, 2024 – and so does the Garden Rocks Concert Series which… Read more »

Park Watch: What's happening in Disney Parks this month.

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

APRIL 2024 Spring has sprung but spring break season is finally ending, so park crowds should be a bit more manageable before summer vacation season starts. Disney World runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend April 18 is the start of runDisney Springtime Surprise Weekend. As with most runDisney events there will probably be some parking lot and… Read more »

Park Watch: What's happening in Disney Parks this month.

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

MARCH 2024 It’s a short list this month but it packs a punch. As we roll into March 2024 you can expect park crowds to increase as the month goes on. Two popular festivals – EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival and Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival kick off and schools start going… Read more »

This might be the best sushi spot in Disney World

This Might Be The Best Sushi In Disney World

A Review of Shiki-Sai: Sushi Izakaya The former home of Tokyo Dining in EPCOT got a glow up. Shiki-Sai: Sushi Izakaya opened in late summer 2023 and was an immediate hit. This new table service experience is a celebration of Japan’s seasonal festivals, where each month brings a new celebration to your table. The Setting:… Read more »

5 Must Knows for Planning Your First Disney Trip

5 Must-Knows for Planning Your First Disney Trip

You’re finally planning that Disney trip you’ve been dreaming about for years. You open up google and type “Disney World Trip Planning” and find yourself down a rabbit hole of acronyms, crowd calendars and Genie+ rants. Don’t panic. Planning a Disney World trip can be overwhelming to even the seasoned pros but especially to those… Read more »

Park Watch: What's happening in Disney Parks this month.

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

FEBRUARY 2024 There is no off-season in Disney World. February is definitely not the low-crowd sweet spot it used to be, but the Disney Parks are still in something of a post-holiday lull. Here’s a look at some of what’s happening in Disney Parks this month. Disney World EPCOT International Festival of the Arts Continues… Read more »

'Ohana restaurant sign and Stitch dancing around the restaurant

Review: ‘All Things ‘Ohana

‘Ohana means family….style meals. And also noodles. ‘Ohana has long been a guest favorite restaurant in Disney World. It’s always in our top five most requested character meals and the only one featuring Lilo and Stitch so you will definitely need an advance reservation and we can help with that. The Setting You’ll find ‘Ohana… Read more »

Belle sings at Jollywood Nights, Mickey Mouse Macaron, Toy Soldiers parade in Magic Kingdom

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

DECEMBER 2023 The holiday season is in full swing in Disney Parks so break out your ugly sweater themed t-shirts and check out everything they have to offer this year! Disney World Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Santa Claus is coming to town, right down Main Street USA as the holiday season in Disney World… Read more »

Moana, EPCOT Food and Wine Festival, Mickey in Halloween Costume at Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

OCTOBER 2023 Boo to you and you’re welcome! Halloween festivities are in full gear in both parks and a certain wayfinder is opening a new attraction in EPCOT. Also, it’s still Hurricane season in Florida, so definitely get the travel insurance. Disney World Epcot International Food & Wine Festival The Epcot International Food & Wine… Read more »

Donald Duck entertaining guests at Tusker House Restaurant

Review: Tusker House Character Dining

Jambo MouseWatchers! Nestled in the heart of Harambe in the Africa section of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park sits Tusker House Restaurant. Tusker House is a popular choice for visitors looking to satisfy their hunger while immersing themselves in the rich flavors and vibrant atmosphere of Africa… while also hanging out with Donald Duck. Just… Read more »

Big Disney Parks News From Destination D23

Destination D23 kicked off this morning “A Celebration of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products: Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow”. There were tons of updates and announcements about what’s coming to Disney Parks around the world over the next year and we’ve collected them all, right here! Starting with our own back yard… Disney World Magic Kingdom… Read more »

Brand new Disney Dining Discountws

NEW Disney Dining Discounts Announced

Disney has just dropped a new dining promo for the fall and winter travel season! You can get up to $200 per night when you book a minimum 4-night stay during select dates through March 5, 2024. Quick Look: Get up to a $1,000 Disney Dining Promo Card when you purchase a non-discounted 5-night, 4-day vacation package that… Read more »

Florida Hurricane Radar, Oogie Boogie, Princess Tiana

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

SEPTEMBER 2023 Winds in the east, mist coming in… like somethin’ is brewin’ and bout to begin. Things are bubbling and brewing in September as both Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and the EPCOT International Food and Wine festival continue in Disney World! As for the wind well…September is the peak of Hurricane Season in Florida,… Read more »

Baymax, Mickey Pumpkin Wreath, EPCOT Food and Wine Festival display

Park Watch: What’s Happening This Month

AUGUST 2023 Things really start heating up in August as both Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party AND the EPCOT International Food and Wine festival return to Disney World! And also because well… Florida + August = Devil’s armpit weather with the occasional hurricane. Seriously though, August is the start of Hurricane Season in Florida, so definitely… Read more »

Disney's Not-So-Spooky Spectacular fireworks show at Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Breaking Disney Halloween Dessert Party News!

Reservations for Disney’s Not-So-Spooky Spectacular Dessert Party will be available on July 18, 2023! I repeat: Next week we’ll finally FINALLY be able to book tickets to the Not-So-Spooky Spectacular Dessert Party. We’ve been waiting anxiously for this news since April when Disney first announced the 2023 dates for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and we… Read more »