Artist Point at Wilderness Lodge to Host Character Dining Starting This Winter

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This coming winter, Artist Point restaurant at Disney's Wilderness Lodge will host an all-new character dining experience. Storybook Dining at Artist Point will immerse guests in an Enchanted Forest-like setting inspired by Walt Disney's "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs." During the meal, Snow White, Dopey and Grumpy will visit with diners, while music and other activities will bring the fairytale to life. To complete the experience, you'll have the chance to meet up with Snow White's nemesis, The Queen.
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Tambu Lounge at Polynesian Village Resort Closed for Refurbishment

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The refurbishment of Tambu Lounge at Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is not breaking news, however the date of the closure was a moving target! Originally scheduled to close earlier this month, we have now confirmed that the Tambu Lounge is definitely closed for refurbishment. The renovations there are estimated to last a few months, although … Continue reading "Tambu Lounge at Polynesian Village Resort Closed for Refurbishment"
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Holiday Sleigh Rides Return to Fort Wilderness Nov. 23

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Starting November 23 and running nightly through December 30, Fort Wilderness Campground and Resort will be offering holiday sleigh rides around its grounds. The 25-minute rides will accommodate four adults, or two adults and three small children, and will cost $84 per sleigh. Participants will also get one limited edition commemorative pin per booking. Rides … Continue reading "Holiday Sleigh Rides Return to Fort Wilderness Nov. 23"
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On-the-Water Bar and Grill Coming to Coronado Springs in 2019

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A new on-the-water bar and grill called Villa del Lago will open at Disney's Coronado Springs resort in 2019, along with the previously announced new 15-story tower that is currently under construction. The new eatery, which will serve light fare and beverages, will seat 60, with room for an additional 90 in designated group areas. Its over-the-water location will be connected to the rest of the resort, which also hosts a convention center, by a series of bridges.
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Cast Member Killed in Accident at Disney’s Pop Century Resort

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Walt Disney World has confirmed that a cast member at its Pop Century Resort was killed in an accident on Monday morning, July 9. The man, Juan Alberto Ojeda, 33, was found unconscious by the Reedy Creek Fire Department, which had responded to an emergency call. Ojeda was declared dead at the scene shortly after … Continue reading "Cast Member Killed in Accident at Disney’s Pop Century Resort"
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New Wine-Tasting Experience at Old Key West Debuts April 15

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A new wine-tasting experience for Disney Vacation Club Members debuts April 15 at Disney's Old Key West Resort as part of Membership Magic. The tasting will accommodate as many as 20 members (ages 21 or older) each Sunday (excluding holidays) from 3 to 4 p.m. at Olivia's Cafe. It will explore the legend of "Olivia Farnsworth" and the resort that surrounds her namesake restaurant, while members enjoy a sampling of wines accompanied by bite-sized foods. The price is $30 a person (includes tax and gratuity). Call Member Services for more details or reservations.
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“Return To Sleepy Hollow” at Fort Wilderness Begins Sept. 28

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Starting this September 28, the "Return to Sleepy Hollow" program will once again be offered at Disney's Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground. The experience includes a group viewing of the 1949 Disney animated film "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" inside the historic Tri-Circle-D Ranch stables. During event nights, you'll see galloping ghosts and experience an up-close encounter with the Headless Horseman. New this year, a dessert party will be available at 9 p.m., either after the 8 p.m. movie or prior to the 10 p.m. showing.
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