LEGOLAND Police, Fire and EMS Appreciation Days in May 2013

LEGOLAND FloridaGreat news! I received an email that LEGOLAND Florida is giving back to our community heroes!

Police officers, fire fighters and EMS employees will receive a free one-time single day admission to LEGOLAND Florida for use during the month of May 2013 with an opportunity to purchase up to four additional tickets for only $40 per adult/child/senior ticket.

These Appreciation Days are valid for all police officers, fire fighters, and EMS employees working and serving in the United States. Active and retired personnel with identification are eligible. Eligible personnel should present their employee ID or professional organization membership card to LEGOLAND Florida’s ticket window the day they plan to visit to redeem their one free admission ticket and purchase up to four additional tickets at only $40 per ticket.

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Oz the Great and Powerful Opens March 8th

We don’t normally share movie trailers, but we are really excited to watch “Oz the Great and Powerful”! This trailer looks great! It opens March 8th 2013!

What’s the buzz about the movie? Here are the details straight from Walt Disney Pictures:

Walt Disney Pictures’ fantastical adventure “Oz The Great and Powerful,” directed by Sam Raimi, went in front of the cameras at the brand-new Raleigh Studios in Pontiac, Michigan, on Monday, July 25, 2011, boasting a stellar cast that includes Academy Award® nominee James Franco (“127 Hours”) as the young wizard, Golden Globe® nominee Mila Kunis (“Black Swan”) as the witch Theodora, Academy Award® winner Rachel Weisz (“The Constant Gardener”) as Kunis’ sister Evanora and two-time Oscar®-nominated actress Michelle Williams (“Brokeback Mountain,” “Blue Valentine”) as Glinda, the Good Witch.

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New Line Up for Disney Junior Live on Stage

“Disney Junior Live on Stage!” has changed it’s line up! I have to say, I can’t wait to see it myself!  Don’t worry, “Mickey Mouse Clubhouse” and “Jake and the Neverland Pirates” will still be in the show! We’re excited to share that “Doc McStuffin’s” and “Sofia the first” have been added! The 24 minute show is scheduled to run a few times daily.

The new Disney Junior – Live on Stage! opened last Friday, February 15, at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and will come to Disney California Adventure park March 22, 2013.

 

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LEGOLAND Florida Calendar of Events 2013

LEGOLAND-FRIENDSWant to know what’s going on at LEGOLAND Florida this year? Here’s some of the family fun events going on for 2013!

Junior Master Model Builder is a fun and interactive LEGO® building competition that takes place quarterly. Guests are invited to participate and build a model that follows the designated LEGO theme for each competition. Quarterly winners receive special prizes and will be invited to participate in the Ultimate Build Off at the end of the year.

•       May 4 and 5, 2013: Yoda Chronicles Theme

•       July 4 and 5, 2013: Independence Day Theme

•       November 9 and 10, 2013: LEGO Chima Theme

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Bank of America FREE Museum Admission 2013

ATL History Center

Looking for great deals on museums and family friendly locations? Well, look no further! Bank of America is offering FREE general admission to participating museums, science centers, zoos, botanical gardens and more! All you have to do is present your Bank of America card. The offer is valid for the first weekend of each month in 2013! Many states are participating in the program! The list below outlines the eligible dates.

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Magic Kingdom Fantasyland Update: A Peek into the World of Belle

We know most of you are just excited as about the new Fantasyland  expansion at Magic Kingdom Theme Park as we are!

Take a Peek into the world of Belle, from Disney’s Beauty and the Beast. The video below provides you with a look inside “Enchanted Tales with Belle”, located in the Enchanted Forest area.  Disney Imagineers will walk you through a cottage owned by Maurice, Belle’s loveable, yet quirky father. Guests also will see a mirror that magically becomes a portal into Beast’s Castle…With a great cliffhanger! We’ll just have to wait for part 2! 😉

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Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party 2012

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is one of our favorite events at Magic Kingdom!

During Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party, Guests of all ages are encouraged to dress up in their favorite Halloween costumes.  Have a blast trick or treating too!

In addition to many favorite Disney attractions, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is filled with special entertainment, including:

  • Mickey’s “Boo-to-You” Halloween Parade—including Disney Characters and the stars of the Haunted Mansion attraction. The parade begins with
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