Disney Resort Activities

Sandtastic Weekends Coming to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin in Late Summer

Posted by on Jul 9, 2016 in Deluxe Resorts, Disney Resort Activities, Featured, Other, Resort News, Swan and Dolphin Resorts | 0 comments

Sandtastic Weekends Coming to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin in Late Summer

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort is hosting the first-ever Sandtastic Weekends in late summer. This new event is planned for August 26-28 and September 2-4 at the resort. Sandtastic Weekends are open to hotel guests and the general public. The event will feature 100 tons of sand art designed by professional artists from Team Sandtastic. The sand art will be created on the resort’s private beach. Guests can learn the art of sand sculpting during planned clinics, and can even take part in an amateur sand sculpting contest. Guests can also challenge the pros in a “speed...

Read More

New Sense of Africa Tour Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

Posted by on Apr 11, 2016 in Animal Kingdom Lodge, Deluxe Resorts, Dining, Disney Resort Activities, Featured | 0 comments

New Sense of Africa Tour Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge

A new behind-the-scenes tour is coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. The Sense of Africa tour is meant to encourage guests to use their senses while learning about the animal that live on the savannas. The tour includes breakfast at Boma – the popular buffet at the Animal Kingdom Lodge – which will entice guests’ senses of taste and smell. The tour also includes a “backstage peek at the care, feeding, well-being and social interactions of the resident animals,” such as okapi, giraffes, and ostriches. The Sense of Africa Tour will happen on Tuesday and Saturday...

Read More

New Wishes Dessert Party at Narcoossee’s at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Posted by on Mar 10, 2016 in Deluxe Resorts, Dining, Disney Resort Activities, Featured, Grand Floridian Resort, Resort News | 1 comment

New Wishes Dessert Party at Narcoossee’s at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

There’s a brand new Wishes Dessert Party available at Narcoossee’s at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. This party takes place each Friday (and is currently available through March). The price is $62.43 per person and includes signature desserts plus a selection of wine, cocktails, beer, coffee, and tea. The Wishes Dessert Party starts 30 minutes prior to the start of the fireworks at the Magic Kingdom. The party takes place at the Grand Floridian’s back dock, which means guests can still make Advance Dining Reservations for Narcoossee’s in the evening. To learn more about...

Read More

Dates and Menu Details Announced for 2016 Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic

Posted by on Feb 15, 2016 in Deluxe Resorts, Dining, Disney Resort Activities, Featured, Swan and Dolphin Resorts | 0 comments

Dates and Menu Details Announced for 2016 Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic

The 2016 Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Food and Wine Classic takes place Friday, October 28, and Saturday, October 29 at the Swan and Dolphin Resort. Once again the Food and Wine Classic coincides with the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival. This year’s event includes the Causeway, Seminars, and the Beer Garden. The Causeway features more than 40 tasting stations featuring dishes from the resort’s 17 restaurants and lounges plus 30 wineries. The Beer Garden will feature several dishes in addition to craft brews. Guests choosing to take part in a seminar can choose...

Read More

Gingerbread Displays Up at Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

Posted by on Dec 9, 2015 in BoardWalk Inn, Contemporary Resort, Deluxe Resorts, Disney Resort Activities, Featured, Grand Floridian Resort, Pictures, Yacht and Beach Clubs | 0 comments

Gingerbread Displays Up at Walt Disney World Resort Hotels

It’s the holiday season at the Walt Disney World Resort and guests can stop by several of the hotels on property to check out the gorgeous gingerbread displays. Once again this year Disney’s Contemporary Resort is showcasing its Frozen-themed display complete with Mary Blair-inspired characters (Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Olaf, and Sven!) The display is located on the Grand Canyon Concourse at the hotel near the Fantasia gift shop. The always popular gingerbread house is up at the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. As is always the case, the back of the gingerbread house is an actual...

Read More

Grand Launch of the ‘DFB Guide to the Walt Disney World Holidays 2015′ E-book

Posted by on Nov 11, 2015 in Dining, Discounts, Disney Resort Activities, Featured, How To, Resort News, Resort Shopping | 0 comments

Grand Launch of the ‘DFB Guide to the Walt Disney World Holidays 2015′ E-book

If you have plans to visit the Walt Disney World Resort for the holidays this season you’ll want a travel guide that gives you all the information to plan your trip. That guide is the DFB Guide to the Walt Disney World Holidays 2015 e-book. Our friends at the Disney Food Blog recently celebrated the grand launch of this year’s holiday guide and it is chock full of information on holiday events, dining, decorations, and more. The DFB Guide to the Walt Disney World Holidays 2015 e-book includes more than 33o pages of information and more than 300 photos. In the book you’ll...

Read More