/Tag: character dining

Walt Disney World Character Dining Overview

2019-08-23T10:32:27-04:00

  Character Dining at Walt Disney World is a lot of fun and a great way to meet some of your favorite characters saving valuable park time doing it during your dining time. Here are some tips for character dining at Walt Disney World and an overview of each restaurant, so you have all of them in one place for reference. General Tips Reservations - Table Service Dining opens 180 days in advance. Character Dining is very popular. Reserving early [...]

Walt Disney World Character Dining Overview2019-08-23T10:32:27-04:00

The Rivers of Light Dining Package: A Review

2017-05-07T11:50:33-04:00

There has been much excitement over Rivers of Light: not only the show itself, but the Dining Package as well! Similar to Hollywood Studios’ popular Fantasmic, Animal Kingdom is offering a Dining Package with Preferred Viewing Seats. I scheduled the Dining Package on my recent trip to Disney and wanted to share my experience! You currently have 2 choices for the Dining Package:   Tusker House and Tiffins. Tusker House is a family friendly buffet with Donald and his friends, and [...]

The Rivers of Light Dining Package: A Review2017-05-07T11:50:33-04:00

5 Must-Know Tips Before You Travel to Disneyland

2017-03-09T12:54:22-04:00

Have you ever been to Disneyland Theme Park? Or will this be your very first time visiting this incredible park? There are so many things to do and see all at one magical place. Whether you have never gone before or go all the time here are 5 Must-Know Tips before your next visit to Disneyland Theme Park! 1. One of the best unknown tips is that the best time to go to Disneyland is in mid to late September, [...]

5 Must-Know Tips Before You Travel to Disneyland2017-03-09T12:54:22-04:00

Minnie’s Halloween Dine

2016-09-27T12:21:57-04:00

Are you looking for a little Halloween fun for your next Disney trip? Make sure to add Minnie's Halloween Dine to your fall bucket list! The Hollywood and Vine restaurant at Disney’s Hollywood Studios hosts this special seasonal character dining experience from September 12 until November 6th. Join Minnie and friends for a frightfully fun and festive buffet dinner party. The cost for Minnie's Halloween dine is $46.99 for adults and $27.99 for kids plus taxes and gratuity or 1 [...]

Minnie’s Halloween Dine2016-09-27T12:21:57-04:00

Best Restaurants for a First Time Visitor

2019-05-29T14:02:06-04:00

  With 100+ restaurants on the Walt Disney World property, a first time visitor can get overwhelmed with all of the options! As a fan of Disney dining, I have a few tried and true restaurants that I suggest to all first time visitors! Chef Mickey’s Here you can dine with Mickey and the gang – including Minnie, Donald, Goofy and Pluto! I’m not huge on buffets, but I really enjoy this one! Available meal times are breakfast, brunch and [...]

Best Restaurants for a First Time Visitor2019-05-29T14:02:06-04:00

Fun Facts about Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel

2016-02-26T12:43:51-04:00

  Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel is one of three amazing hotels located right at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California. Paradise Pier Hotel offers a beach and sand setting that makes you feel as if you have stepped back in time, but with a modern twist. It is more casual then the other two Disneyland Resorts, yet truly elegant at the same time. Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel has 502 guest rooms and suites that offer both Queen or King size [...]

Fun Facts about Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel2016-02-26T12:43:51-04:00

My Disney Dining Bucket List

2019-06-21T13:01:32-04:00

  You know how sometimes you form habits and you do the same things over and over again? This happens to me with my Disney trips, every time without fail! I get stuck in my ways and eat at the same restaurants because I know they are good and that I like the menu offerings! So to break that habit (or at least try!), I created my Disney Dining Bucket List! Some I’ve been able to check off and some [...]

My Disney Dining Bucket List2019-06-21T13:01:32-04:00

Disney World Without Park Tickets

2016-01-25T13:31:37-04:00

So you are at Disney World and don't have a park ticket. Say what? Why would this ever happen? Well, maybe you decided four days in the parks was just enough for your family or maybe you thought a break in the middle of your family vacation was a great idea. You are up and around now what to do? This list of course is not exhaustive of EVERYTHING there is to do at Disney without park tickets, BUT these [...]

Disney World Without Park Tickets2016-01-25T13:31:37-04:00

Tusker House Restaurant

2015-03-03T15:04:33-04:00

When planning a trip to Disney most of my clients think they will be eating burgers, nuggets and pizza for most of their trip, but surprisingly Disney offers over 140 total restaurants (ranging from snacks to AAA Five Diamond) that just may be some of the best meals they’ve ever eaten. For the ultimate experience you can combine a great meal with Disney characters. This way in a little over an hour you can meet 4-5 characters and eat. Tusker [...]

Tusker House Restaurant2015-03-03T15:04:33-04:00

2015 Star Wars Weekends Dining Events

2014-12-03T11:44:43-04:00

2015 Star Wars Weekends Dining Events! You can feel the power of the force when Star Wars Weekends returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios® at the Walt Disney World® Resort every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 15-June 14, 2015. This galactic event is filled with special shows, exciting presentations and more. Plus, this year, you can take your Star Wars Weekends experience to a whole new galaxy with out-of-this universe dining experiences daily from May 4-June 14, 2015, including Star Wars Dine-In Galactic Breakfast and Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars Dine at Hollywood [...]

2015 Star Wars Weekends Dining Events2014-12-03T11:44:43-04:00

Disneyland PhotoPass+

2014-09-25T19:59:28-04:00

Disney parks have a great way of making it easy for you to capture the magic while on vacation with the PhotoPass system. There are photographers located throughout the Disneyland resorts – at park entrances, prime locations, and at select meet and greets – ready to take your picture and then, if you don’t already have one, provide you with a PhotoPass card. This PhotoPass card can then be used at all photographer locations for the remainder of your trip. [...]

Disneyland PhotoPass+2014-09-25T19:59:28-04:00

Dine with Princesses at Ariel’s Grotto

2014-08-26T12:42:20-04:00

If you have young daughters, no trip to a Disney park would be complete without visiting the Princesses. At the Disneyland resort in California, one great way to meet a lot of Princesses at one time is to make a dining reservation at Ariel’s Grotto – located in Disney California Adventure. Ariel’s Grotto is a fun, beach themed restaurant that looks over Paradise Pier. There is indoor and outdoor seating (be sure to note your request if you have a [...]

Dine with Princesses at Ariel’s Grotto2014-08-26T12:42:20-04:00

Disney Dining Plans 101

2019-06-03T14:10:16-04:00

Dining Plans can be confusing and even divisive among Disney fans. There seem to be two schools of Walt Disney World vacationers-those who do the dining plan and those who don’t. And maybe a third school of people who don’t even know about it. Actually, I was once guilty of being in that category … I have since seen the light and I am proud to say I have traveled to Disney both with and without a Dining Plan and [...]

Disney Dining Plans 1012019-06-03T14:10:16-04:00