Tag Archives: WDW

First Look at Artist Rendering for Refurbished Portobello Country Italian Trattoria at Disney Springs


You may remember us reporting last month that Portobello Country Italian Trattoria in The Landing area of Disney Springs was going under refurbishment beginning April 23rd. Levy Restaurants has already begun renovations for a new concept that Chef Tony Mantuano is developing and we’re sharing the first artist rendering showing the new design concept. According to Levy […]


Sneak Peek at the Merchandise for Pandora – The World of Avatar


Earlier today, the Disney Parks Blog released the first look at some of the new merchandise that will be available when Pandora – The World of Avatar opens on May 27, 2017. Co-Production Designer of the Avatar sequels, Dylan Cole, created a series of merchandise inspired by the new attraction, the Na’vi River Journey. He […]


New Quick Service Dining Card Available at a Discount When You Book a Walt Disney World Vacation Package


Guests who book a Walt Disney World vacation package at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotels, Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort, Disney Springs Resort Area Hotels or a Walt Disney World Good Neighbor Hotel with a minimum 3-day ticket with travel dates from now through December 31, 2017, can […]


UNIQLO at Disney Springs Introduces New “Minnie Mouse Loves Dots” Collection


A brand new collection to include graphic t-shirts and accessories featuring Minnie Mouse’s signature polka dots has been released at the popular UNIQLO store at Disney Springs. The collection was created by designer Olympia Le-Tan and was inspired by “Minnie Mouse’s trademark dots, classic vintage dress motif, and an imagined fantasy-filled story of Minnie Mouse […]


New Interactive iCan Robot Experience in the Magic Kingdom’s Tomorrowland


Step aside, Push the Talking Trash Can; there is a new interactive robot in Tomorrowland. On February 10, 2014, Push the Talking Trash Can retired, but now there is a new robotic in town. This new robot named iCan makes its way around the Magic Kingdom’s Tomorrowland as it talks to guests. iCan has a comprehensive […]


Spend an Evening with Chef Rick Bayless at Frontera Cocina


All you foodies out there might be happy to know that Chef Rick Bayless will personally bring his bold flavors to Frontera Cocina at Disney Springs for a private dinner on Monday, May 8th from 6:00-9:00 p.m. in the dining room. Take a look at the four-course menu: Opening Cocktail Sparkling Margarita Petite bites Toasted […]


Starbucks Offers Pink Flamingo Frappucino Exclusively at Disney Springs


After last week’s Unicorn Frappucino craze at Starbucks stores nationwide, the popular coffee chain has just released another exclusive drink; this time at its West Side Disney Springs location at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. The drink is called the Pink Flamingo Frappucino and it consists of White Mocha Creme Frappuccino with […]


Tree of Life Awakenings to be Expanded at Disney’s Animal Kingdom


The awakenings at the Tree of Life have become very popular for guests visiting Disney’s Animal Kingdom to see as they’re walking around the theme park at night. To give guests more of an opportunity to enjoy the Tree of Life awakenings, the stories told on the Tree with color and light will soon be […]


RUMOR: Is the “Free Dining” Announcement Just Around the Corner?


We have a hoppin’ thread over on DISboards.com that’s discussing whether or not the infamous “Free Dining” promotion is coming, or if it’s a thing of the past. It seems as though some information has been leaked, as one poster is reporting the following: “Looks like free dining could be dropping on April 24. Minimum […]


Uber-Like Service to Begin Soon at Walt Disney World


The Walt Disney World Resort has begun hiring drivers for what appears to be a new Uber-like service that could be launching soon. The new service would provide “door-to-door” transportation between the theme parks and resorts. The service may be using electric vehicles featuring advanced technology. Cast Members that apply as drivers should have at […]