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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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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FREE Disney Dining Plan Promotion at Walt Disney World

We’re always getting requests to update our readers about specials going on at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Fl. Perhaps, the most popular promotion is the FREE dining plan promo. Good news! There is a FREE dining promo going on right now! There are only a certain number of rooms allotted [Read more…]

Disney’s Mobile Magic iPhone App Now Available!

Great News for iPhone users! Disney has released (release date was 2/24) their Mobile Magic App for FREE! I am very excited about this app as before it was only available for Verizon customers. The iPhone app has the same great tools available on the Disney website, in a much easier to navigate format. It will cover the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and Disneyland theme parks in California. The app is already gaining rave reviews already, so it’s definitely worth a download!

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Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party 2011

hspace="5"Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party turns the Magic Kingdom in Orlando into a winter wonderland with snow on Main Street, hot cocoa and cookies, stage shows with Disney characters and magical parades! Kids of all ages will love meeting their favorite characters. The park transforms itself for the holidays with beautiful Christmas lights and decorations.  There’s no better place to celebrate the holidays than at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom!

Here are the events going on at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party:

  • Enchanted Castle Dream Lights.
  • Snow right on Main Street, U.S.A.
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Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party 2011

hspace="5"One our favorite events at Walt Disney World, Orlando is Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party! Guests are encouraged to come dressed in their favorite Halloween costumes and trick or treat in the Magic Kingdom! The event is fun for kids of all ages, so even the youngest children in your party will enjoy without being afraid!      

Some of the events include:

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

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Disney World in Orlando Unveils New Themed Rooms

hspace="5"Walt Disney World in Orlando unveils new themed rooms perfect for kids of all ages! We just received word from the Disney Parks Blog that Specialty rooms will be available to book as early as this fall, depending on the theme! This is really exciting news to us as there are already themed dinning options to enjoy the characters. Now, families can take their vacation to the next level with a themed experience throughout their stay!

Starting this fall, guests looking to keep up their healthy lifestyle while on vacation will be able to take advantage of Disney’s Contemporary Resort’s new health and wellness suites. The suites Feature Eco-friendly bamboo flooring, 100% cotton linens, rainwater showers and cardio equipment!
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