Special Events

Touring the Disney World Gingerbread Houses

Touring the Disney World Gingerbread Houses during the holiday season is a perfect way to experience more of the magic Disney has to offer. With four gingerbread creations and one candy-coated miniature village, these sensational holiday decorations are worth carving out a…

Aye Matey! Come Join The Pirates League!

Who doesn’t love walking around Walt Disney World seeing all the little girls dressed up like princesses? Well if you have a family of all boys like us, you may wonder if there is something special for them as well.…

Faith, Trust, and Margaret Kerry

Last month, I was fortunate enough to attend the first annual Mouse-Con, which was a Disneyana Fan Convention held at the Hilton in Concord, California. One of the special guests I got to meet was Margaret Kerry, who was the original reference…

Spreading Disney Cheer Under Your Christmas Tree

In a little over a week, Black Friday marks the beginning of the Christmas season.  With all hustle and bustle of this season, Disney Cruise Line has made it simple for your family to “gift” someone special with a Disney…

Rare Characters at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

If you are like my family meeting characters is a big part of your Disney experience. Attending Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party will give you a great opportunity to visit with characters that are only available during holiday parties. Characters…

Disney Presents: Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Disney never does anything halfway and that includes Halloween!  Beginning sometime toward the end of September, The Magic Kingdom is transformed with kid-friendly, “spooky” decorations.  Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party (MNSSHP) is held on select nights in September and October from…

The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights Ends This Year

After twenty years of holiday magic, this will be the last year that The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights will appear at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. There will be two options to help you celebrate this final year: The Merry…

Wild Africa Trek at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

The Wild Africa Trek at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is an amazing adventure.  It may not be suited for everyone, but if you’re up for heights, rough terrain, good food and a lot of animal sightings, the Wild Africa Trek might…

Ordering Celebration Cakes for Your Disney Vacation

Many of us choose to celebrate something while on a Disney vacation.  What better place to celebrate a birthday, anniversary, or just celebrate life than a Disney Park or Disney Cruise vacation?  Our family thinks we can’t celebrate anything without…

Spring has Sprung at the 2015 International Flower and Garden Festival!

  The International Flower and Garden Festival is truly one of my favorite times of the year! I love all of the creativity and imagination used to transform Epcot into a Spring lovers paradise! This year’s festival will not disappoint…