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Autumn Brings Not-So-Scary Fun and Fairytale Princesses to the Magic Kingdom

Sure, summer is just beginning but it's never too early to think about fall at the Magic Kingdom, and this year promises to be a magical season.

The Villas at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa Go on Sale This Week

Earlier this week, Disney Vacation Club's Senior Vice President and General Manager, Ken Potrock shared some exciting news on the DVC Facebook page. This Thursday, May 23, the 12th DVC Resort, The Villas at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, go on sale exclusively to DVC members.

Profits Are Up for The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company reported its second quarter earnings for the fiscal year 2013, and it was good news for the House of the Mouse. The company reported an overall profit of $1.5 billion, which is up 32 percent from the same period last year.

Disney Parks Bingo Cards Add More Fun to Your Disney Vacation

We all know how much fun it is to visit the four theme parks at the Walt Disney World Resort, but what if there was a way to add just a little more fun to your visit? Well, now there is with Disney Theme Parks Bingo.

Merida Set to Become Disney’s 11th Official Princess

On May 11, Merida - the strong-willed red headed princess from Disney/Pixar's Brave " will officially be welcomed into the Disney Princess royal court.

The royal coronation ceremony is scheduled for 9:30 a.m. at Cinderella's Castle at the Magic Kingdom. Other royal guests, including Disney's current princesses are expected to attend the ceremony. Guests at the Magic Kingdom will also be able to witness the coronation.

Walt Disney World Limited Time Magic: Week 16

It's Disney Fairies Week at the Walt Disney World Resort, where guests can celebrate the pixie dusted heart in all of us from April 15 to April 21, 2013.

Debuting Soon at the Magic Kingdom – A Pirate’s Adventure: Treasures of the Seven Seas

Ahoy matey! All you landlubbers best be brushing up on your pirate skills! You'll need them when A Pirate's Adventure: Treasures of the Seven Seas opens this Summer at the Magic Kingdom.

This new interactive game takes guests on a quest to save Adventureland, all while locating the Treasures of the Seven Seas and fighting off enemies.

Walt Disney World Limited Time Magic: Week 10

Spring is in the air and the citizens of Main Street, U.S.A. are simply bursting with excitement! To lighten up the mood from chilly winter days and help usher in all things bright and beautiful, they'll arrive in town on a horse-drawn trolly adorned with colorful bouquets of flowers and ribbons, dressed to the nines in bright pastels. These happy folks are ready to sing and dance their way into your hearts!

Walt Disney World Limited Time Magic: Week 7 True Love

Love is in the air at Walt Disney World Resort as fairytale princesses find true love with their princes, and "happily ever after" becomes reality. It all happens during this Limited Time Magic True Love Week February 11-17, 2013 at Walt Disney World Resort. The week long event celebrates the love of friends and family, and invites couples to rekindle the flame through a tapestry of romantic vignettes to share.

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Apple Crisp at Columbia Harbor House

Everybody has their favorite snacks at Walt Disney World, and when touring the Magic Kingdom some fabulous fan favorite come immediately to mind. Dole Whip, Turkey Legs, Cinnamon Rolls, and Corn Dog Nuggets are just a few of the treats that you'll hear folks raving about. While on vacation in June I discovered a brand new (to me) sweet treat that will make my list of "must eats" for many trips to comes.

Limited Time Magic: Week 32

It's a brand new week and that means another fun Limited Time Magic surprise at Walt Disney World. This week the Year of the Ear continues with an epic battle between heroes and villains. Beginning August 5, 2013 and running while supplies last, you can show your support for the forces of good or evil with a reversible ear hat cover.

Shopping in Frontierland: A Coonskin Cap

One of Disney's most iconic heroes of 1960's television was Disney Legend Fess Parker with his epic portrayal of Frontiersman Davy Crockett. Perched a-top his head each week was the traditional coonskin cap that was so popular with the fur traders of the 18th Century.

Limited Time Magic: Week 31

Are you ready for some monster sized summer treats? A little Limited Time Magic, to keep you cool on a hot summer day? Give it up for the Monstrous Eye-Scream Sundae at Magic Kingdom Park!

Take Aim at the Frontierland Shootin' Arcade

It wouldn't be the Wild West without a chance to try your hand at a little shootin'. At the Magic Kingdom's Frontierland Shootin' Arcade you can take aim at nearly 100 targets! The arcade is set back in a small courtyard, located inside an open fronted log cabin. The fun, interactive targets evoke the Boot Hill landscape in Tombstone, Arizona. Each target lights up, makes a sound, spins around, and triggers all sorts of action when successfully hit.

Walt Disney World Limited Time Magic: Week 30

Celebrate Christmas in July at Walt Disney World! Okay - so it's not a real Disney Christmas, but for a little Limited Time Magic the Walt Disney World Resort is thinking about the holidays and how to help you deck your halls.

Fantasyland's Tangled Rest Area Elevates The Theme Park Bathroom

The Magic Kingdom's New Fantasyland offers guests visiting the Walt Disney World Resort a great new selection of new rides, shops, shows and eateries to spend their times enjoying. The Imagineering team created some truly enchanting environments for guests to enjoy like Storybook Circus and the Enchanted Forest. Yet, one of the most notable areas of all may in fact be some new bathrooms.

Carousel of Progress: A True Piece of American History

Nestled within Tomorrowland, inside Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom, lies a true piece of American history fused with all the care and attention that only Walt Disney himself could have dreamed of. The Carousel of Progress marries the two loves of Walt Disney's vision, family and progress; then turns them into an experience that has weathered the years.

Celebrate America With A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky On Video

Happy Independence Day to all of our friends and readers in the United States. Walt Disney World can be a patriotic place all year round but on the Fourth of July it sparkles just a little bit brighter with that red white and blue spirit. At the heart of the celebration the Magic Kingdom's Fireworks are designed to be at their most beautiful and impressive to those standing in the hub in front of Cinderella Castle.

DFB Mini-Guide to Animal Kingdom and Disney's Hollywood Studios Snacks

One of the most useful tools I took along with me on a recent trip to Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom was the Disney Food Blog's Mini-Guide to Magic Kingdom Snacks. With the ebook's pdf file loaded on my iPhone, the kids and I always knew where to head for the most delicious and cost effective snacks available. All the information I could ask for and then some was right at my fingertips, and that's a good thing because we used this reference a lot. I only wished I had one to use on our day at Disney's Hollywood Studios.