Exciting News! Star Wars Force Friday Merchandise Event – NO TICKET NECESSARY!!

If you are in the Walt Disney World area and thought you missed out on getting a ticket – don’t worry!! Disney announced today that the midnight Force Friday event at Disney Parks IS NO LONGER A TICKETED EVENT! Wow! Unbelievable! Due to overwhelming guest demand, the Force Friday event on September 4, 2015 is now open […]


Great Irish Hooley 2015 This Weekend at Raglan Road-Disney Springs

If you are looking for some great entertainment away from the parks this Labor Day weekend, head over to Downtown Disney/Disney Springs for the 4th Annual Great Irish Hooley 2015 at Raglan Road! Raglan Road Irish Pub & Restaurant is a must-do each trip for me. I enjoy the food, the entertainment and the general […]


10th Annual Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival This Weekend in Myrtle Beach

This year marks the tenth year of the Grand Strand’s Beach, Boogie & BBQ Festival, taking place Sept. 4 and Sept. 5 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. For this year’s festival, contestants of the official barbecue championship of South Carolina will compete for cash prizes, totaling $9,500. Admission is free both days of this Kansas […]


Universal Orlando Now Offers Airport Shuttle Service

All of us that visit Walt Disney World Resort regularly know, love and appreciate Disney’s Magical Express – the free shuttle that not only takes you from Orlando International Airport to your resort and back again at the end of your trip, but also collects and delivers your checked luggage. Guests visiting Universal Orlando have […]


Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater at Disney’s Hollywood Studios to Test Breakfast Service

Disney’s Hollywood Studios Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater restaurant will start a limited testing of breakfast service. Special breakfast events have been held at this location the last couple of years during Star Wars season, but this test looks like it will be used to judge the interest in a full time breakfast offering. Starting November 1, 2015 and […]


IllumiNations Sparkling Dessert Party – Epcot – by Dawn Gosdin

If you’ve ever noticed the linen clothed tables and specially roped off area around World Showcase then you might have noticed the dessert party with or without knowing what it is. You might only think, It’s for special peeps, well I’m here to tell you, you’re special, because it’s for anyone who wants to shell […]


Pixar in a Box! It’s Free! And…Really, Really Cool! Learn While Creating

  Khan Academy launches Pixar in a Box, a behind-the-scenes look at Pixar Animation Studios’ creative process Free online curriculum shows how Pixar filmmakers use science, technology, engineering, art and math to create movie magic   Pixar in a Box is a new behind-the-scenes look at Pixar Animation Studios’ creative process. It’s a Free online curriculum […]


Will a Hurricane/Tropical Storm Ruin My Walt Disney World Plans?? Only if You Let It!

Unfortunately, anyone planning a Walt Disney World vacation during certain times of the year – hurricane season – takes the risk of weather having an impact on their trip. You’ve planned. You’ve saved. You’ve counted down the days. Just when you are ready to start packing, the National Weather Hurricane Center issues a huge – […]