Tag Archives: Disney’s Contemporary Resort

D23 Announces Mickey’s of Glendale Shopping Experience in Florida


A Mickey’s of Glendale pop-up shop is coming to Disney’s Contemporary Resort on Saturday, June 9, 2018. The shop will be available based on a limited number of one-hour shopping windows where D23 Gold and Gold Family Members will be given the opportunity to sign up for a single one-hour window. This store is typically private for Cast Members as […]


Reservations Are Now Open for Pixar Play Zone at Disney’s Contemporary Resort


We shared the news last week of a new children’s experience that’s coming to Disney’s Contemporary Resort as part of a pilot program. Pixar Play Zone is officially opening on April 13, but the reservation lines are open now! This experience will take place nightly transporting kids ages 4-12 to an environment that’s full of […]


Disney’s Contemporary Resort Kicking Off Pixar-Themed Pilot Program for Kids on April 13


According to the Disney Parks Blog, starting on April 13, 2018, children ages 4-12 can partake in a Pixar-themed pilot program at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Each night the event will start off with Space Ranger Training where kids will learn to “identify and battle enemies of the Star Command.” Next, Woody and Jessie will teach the […]


‘Destination D: Celebrating Mickey Mouse’ Takes Place at Disney’s Contemporary Resort Nov. 16-18


D23 Members are invited to join the fun and excitement of Destination D: Celebrating Mickey Mouse, the ultimate birthday celebration to honor 90 years of the mouse that started it all from November 16-18, 2018! During the two-day event that will be held at Disney’s Contemporary Resort Convention Center, Disney fans can discover the captivating […]


Monorail to Magical Dining: Highway in the Sky Dine Around


The biggest draw for us on our recent trip to Walt Disney World was a chance to experience the Epcot Food & Wine Festival. But when Disney announced the Highway in the Sky Dine Around, we knew that dinner via the monorail would perfectly complement our time tasting around the world. The Highway in the […]


Brand New Cinderella Castle Gingerbread House Opens Today at Disney’s Contemporary Resort


Guests who visit the Walt Disney World Resort during the holiday season are treated to delicious gingerbread treats and many other magical, seasonal displays. The pastry teams have been busy as elves preparing for the grand openings of their annual tradition of putting together some of the most stunning gingerbread and chocolate displays in the country, […]


All-You-Care-to-Enjoy Mimosas Now Available at The Wave in Disney’s Contemporary Resort


The Wave…of American Flavors, located on the ground floor of Disney’s Contemporary Resort, is now offering an “All-You-Care-to-Enjoy Mimosa” on their breakfast menu for $16.00. This new addition is only available during the restaurant’s breakfast hours, which are from 7:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. The “All-You-Care-to-Enjoy Mimosa” is a mix of Cupcake Prosecco and Orange […]


Disney Announces Three Separate Parties to Ring in the New Year at the Contemporary Resort


Beginning July 11, reservations will be open for three uniquely-themed parties set to take place on New Year’s Eve at the Convention Center at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. The first party, “Disney Countdown to Midnight,” will take place from 8:00 p.m. until 12:15 a.m. in the Fantasia Ballroom and will feature an evening of dining and […]


Dining Review: Breakfast at The Wave… of American Flavors


Sometimes when you’re on vacation at Walt Disney World, you want to have a really great breakfast for a fair amount of money without having to interact with Disney characters. This describes my family perfectly as we have teenagers who want good food in abundance without being surrounded by Disney characters and many excited, noisy […]


Fire Alarm Causes Disney’s Contemporary Resort to be Evacuated


On Saturday, Disney’s Contemporary Resort was evacuated because of a fire alarm that was going off in the resort. Fortunately, it turned out to be a false alarm. Reedy Creek Fire Department Deputy Chief Keith Cartwright claimed the department quickly revealed that it was a false alarm after a “protocol sweep” of the resort. The […]