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New figures available for Star Wars Weekends D-Tech Me experience
March 28, 2015
The experience is held in Darth's Mall and takes about 10 minutes.

Parking lot shuttle being tested at Downtown Disney
March 28, 2015
There will be an overflow parking shuttle between the Hess and Team Disney parking lots and the parking garage on the West Side (first floor drop off area). Shuttle hours will be Sunday - Thursday 10:00 AM to Midnight, Friday and Saturday 10:00 AM to 2:00 AM.

Trader Sam's Grog Grotto soft opening on March 28
March 27, 2015
It will officially open in late April.

"Tomorrowland" preview to be shown at Epcot's Imagination Pavilion theater
March 27, 2015
This is available April 3 - May 22, 2015.

Blog - Be Our Guest Breakfast and Construction Update in Magic Kingdom
March 27, 2015


Dining at Disney's table-service restaurants with your children
March 27, 2015


Super hero-themed store to open in Downtown Disney
March 27, 2015
A "Super Hero Headquarters" store will open in early May in the location of the former United World Soccer Store.

Effortlessly Cast Off 3 Common Park Stressors
March 27, 2015


3 Reasons Why Upgrading To A Moderate Resort Can Make All The Difference
March 27, 2015


Disneyland announces Diamond Celebration Merchandise Event
March 26, 2015
The Disneyland Resort has announced a merchandise event to take place May 20 and 21, just before the Diamond Celebration kicks off.

New additions to menu at Studio Catering Company
March 26, 2015
New sandwiches and a vegetable wrap are available.

Space Mountain to be closed for 4 days in April
March 26, 2015
The Magic Kingdom attraction will be closed from April 20-23.

Summer 2016 Disney Cruise Line itineraries available for booking by general public
March 26, 2015
New sailings to the British Isles, Norway and Iceland, and the Norwegian Fjords were announced, as well as new sail dates for Alaska, Bahamas and the Caribbean.

Save up to 20% on Premium Rooms at the Disneyland Resort
March 25, 2015
Save up to 20% on Premium rooms at the hotels of the Disneyland Resort select weeknights this Spring.

Metal detectors being tested at Hollywood Rip Ride Rockit
March 25, 2015


Spring Time Roundup 2015 at Big Thunder Ranch
March 25, 2015
Check out Spring Time Roundup at Big Thunder Ranch where you can meet the Easter Bunny, Mickey and Minnie in their finest Spring outfits and Disney rabbits including bunny Pluto!

Summer 2016 Itineraries and Sail Dates for Disney Cruise Line
March 24, 2015
List of detailed itineraries for each sailing.

Why I Hate That I Love Universal
March 24, 2015


First look: Photos of Disney's new Polynesian Villas & Bora Bora Bungalows
March 23, 2015


Meet the Easter Bunny at the Magic Kingdom
March 23, 2015
This meet and greet will take place through April 5.

Military discounts available on Disney Cruise Line
March 23, 2015
Disney Cruise Line's Military discounts are available for all branches of active and retired members (or spouse) of the Military. It also is extended to certain divisions within the "Department of Defense": FBI, CIA, and Secret Service.

Florida residents can sail for as little as $125 per night
March 23, 2015
These Florida Resident discounts come and go quickly and must be booked by 3/22/2015.

"Kid-sized" package offer available for Walt Disney World
March 23, 2015
Available for stays select nights 6/16/15 - 8/27/15.

Save up to 30% with a Room Only offer at select Walt Disney World resorts
March 23, 2015
Valid for stays most nights 6/16/15 - 8/27/15.

Disney Visa cardholders - Save 25% at Disneyland Resort Hotels
March 21, 2015
With this new offer, Disney Visa cardholders can save 25% on weeknight stays at the hotels of the Disneyland Resort.

Menu for the re-themed Smokejumpers Grill at California Adventure
March 21, 2015
This was formerly the Taste Pilots' Grill.

Disney Visa cardholders - Save up to 30% with a Disney World Room Only offer
March 21, 2015
This offer is expected to open to the general public on Monday, March 23.

Innoventions West undergoing changes for "a new experience"
March 20, 2015
The sponsorship agreements with the current exhibitors are ending. A Disney spokeswoman said the three current tenants are leaving and they will be replaced, but exact details about the exhibit's future are not yet known.

Smokejumpers Grill now open at California Adventure
March 20, 2015
Smokejumpers Grill is now open at California Adventure in the former Taste Pilots' Grill location.

38 Special and Air Supply to perform at Eat to the Beat concerts
March 20, 2015
Disney hasn't officially released the schedule yet, but 38 Special and Air Supply have the Eat to the Beat concerts listed on their official tour pages. 38 Special: 10/10-10/11/15 and Air Supply: 10/19-10/21/15

Breakfast test begins at Be Our Guest Restaurant today
March 20, 2015
This is a test and will last through June 18.

Tomorrowland Terrace Dessert Party to become Wishes Fireworks Dessert Party
March 19, 2015
Reservations open March 20 for parties July 5 and beyond.

Details released for Frozen Summer Fun LIVE! at Disney's Hollywood Studios
March 18, 2015
This event will take place June 17-September 7, 2015.

"Baseball Tonight" to broadcast live from ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
March 18, 2015
The shows will take place March 23-27, 2015.

Five Guests who turn into Disney Villains
March 17, 2015


2015 Wine and Dine Half Marathon registration now open
March 17, 2015
This event will take place 11/6-11/7/15.

Driving to Disney - do you drive overnight or during the day?
March 16, 2015


Military discounts available on Disney Cruise Line
March 16, 2015
Disney Cruise Line's Military discounts are available for all branches of active and retired members (or spouse) of the Military. It also is extended to certain divisions within the "Department of Defense": FBI, CIA, and Secret Service.

Disney Cruise Line offers Florida resident deals
March 16, 2015
These Florida Resident discounts come and go quickly and must be booked by 3/22/2015.

Breakfast menu available for Be Our Guest Restaurant
March 16, 2015
A start date for breakfast has not yet been announced.

Walt Disney World room only offer - only 2 more weeks to book!
March 15, 2015
Save up to 25% on rooms at select Walt Disney World Resort hotels for stays most nights 3/2-6/15/15. Book by 3/28/15.

Is the Universal Dining Plan worth the cost?
March 14, 2015


Springtime Roundup begins March 20th at Disneyland
March 14, 2015
Disneyland Park's Big Thunder Ranch Jamboree is the home to the Springtime Roundup where guest can meet the Easter Bunny (and other famous Disney rabbits).

Loews Sapphire Falls Resort logo revealed in brochures
March 13, 2015


Blog - Animal Kingdom Construction Update
March 13, 2015


Doc McStuffins meet and greet added at Disney's Hollywood Studios
March 13, 2015
Doc will begin greeting guests in May in the Animation Courtyard.

Adventures by Disney update - new regulations for children traveling to South Africa
March 13, 2015
Beginning in June 2015, guests traveling to and from South Africa will be required to have birth certificates for their traveling children.

Tentative Volcano Bay opening date teased during I-Drive meeting
March 12, 2015


Blog - Disneyland Good Neighbor Hotel - Best Western Park Place Inn
March 12, 2015


Winged Encounters - The Kingdom Takes Flight moves to location in front of Tree of Life
March 12, 2015
This show takes place several times per day and showcase six different varieties of macaws (hyacinth, green-winged, blue and gold, scarlet, blue-throated and military).

New Spring menu at Jolly Holiday Bakery Cafe
March 12, 2015
Jolly Holiday Bakery Café at Disneyland Park has a new menu that includes a roast beef & bleu cheese sandwich and a sun-dried tomato Caesar salad.

Aloha Isle and Sunshine Tree Terrace switch locations
March 12, 2015
Aloha Isle in now located behind the Magic Carpets of Aladdin. Sunshine Tree Terrace is now near the front of Adventureland.

New details of plans for Frozen summer on Disney Cruise Line
March 11, 2015
Frozen activities will be available on select itineraries on all four ships this summer.

Blog - Review: "Cinderella" is impressive, but was it and "Frozen Fever" necessary?
March 11, 2015


Arriving Early At Magic Kingdom
March 11, 2015


Our family's must-do's at each Disney World theme park
March 11, 2015


Best Places To Take Mid-Day Breaks Within The Magic Kingdom
March 10, 2015


Disney Cruise Line releases discounted sailings for general public
March 09, 2015
Rates are all based on double occupancy. This offer can be combined with the exclusive Dreams Unlimited Travel shipboard credit offer!

Smokejumpers Grill opens March 20 at California Adventure
March 09, 2015
As part of the re-theming of Condor Flats to Grizzly Peak Airfield, Taste Pilots Grill re-opens March 20th as Smokejumpers Grill.

Florida residents can sail for as little as $125 per night
March 09, 2015
These Florida Resident discounts come and go quickly and must be booked by 3/15/2015.

Military discounts available on Disney Cruise Line
March 09, 2015
Disney Cruise Line's Military discounts are available for all branches of active and retired members (or spouse) of the Military. It also is extended to certain divisions within the "Department of Defense": FBI, CIA, and Secret Service.

Direct bus route to be tested between Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon
March 08, 2015
It will run from the middle of the day until one hour after the water parks close. This will allow guests to "hop" between water parks like they do with the theme parks.

St. Patrick's Day at Disneyland's Downtown Disney
March 08, 2015
For St. Patrick's Day, several of the restaurants in Downtown Disney will have special menu items. Entertainment will be offered near the WonderGround Gallery.

Disneyland's Innoventions closes March 31st
March 07, 2015
Disneyland has announced that Innoventions will be closing on March 31, 2015.

Cinderella's Royal Table reopens after refurbishment
March 07, 2015
The popular Magic Kingdom restaurant has been closed since January.

Sun Shades by Sunglass Hut to open at Blizzard Beach
March 07, 2015
Blizzard Beach is currently closed through March 14 for its yearly refurbishment.

5 Reasons Leaving a Park to Save Money on Food is a Bad Idea
March 06, 2015


Adjusted schedule for the Express beam monorails
March 06, 2015
The Express beam (between the TTC and Magic Kingdom) will shut down on Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 11:30am and 6pm from 3/10/15 - Summer 2015.

Food Truck Takeover at Downtown Disney
March 06, 2015
The Fantasy Fare food truck will serve menu items from Shutters at Old Port Royale this weekend.

Polynesian East Pool to be closed from 4/13 - 12/31/15
March 06, 2015
The main pool will be reopened before this one closes.

FREE $25 Universal Orlando Gift Card with Vacation Package!
March 05, 2015
NEW - Receive a FREE $25 Universal Orlando Gift Card with The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Exclusive Vacation Package!

Halloween Horror Nights 25 Dates and Vacation Packages announced
March 05, 2015
Details on the dates of Halloween Horror Nights 25 and an exclusive vacation package opportunity available.

Walt Disney and The Little Golden Books
March 04, 2015