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Paddlefish Hosting Cocktails and Cooking 101 ClassPaddlefish Hosting Cocktails and Cooking 101 Class
September 21, 2017
On Saturday, September 30, from 2 to 4 p.m. Paddlefish at Disney Springs will host a Cocktails and Cooking 101 class on its rooftop. For only $50, attendees will learn first-hand from Executive Chef Steve Richard how to make quality cocktails at home, pair wines with dishes and make Paddlefish's lobster guacamole. Tickets can be purchased on Eventbrite.

 

BLAZE PIZZA Offering Free Pizza to Hurricane Relief WorkersBLAZE PIZZA Offering Free Pizza to Hurricane Relief Workers
September 14, 2017
BLAZE PIZZA (Disney Springs and other Florida locations) is offering all First Responders and Utility Workers assisting in Hurricane Irma relief efforts a free pizza and drink now through Sunday, September 17th. Valid ID is required.

 

Mobile Ordering Now Available at Harambe Market Mobile Ordering Now Available at Harambe Market
September 06, 2017
Harambe Market in Disney's Animal Kingdom is the latest counter service restaurant to join the list of Mobile Food and Beverage Ordering locations.

 

House of Blues Celebrate with 20 Days of Giveaways House of Blues Celebrate with 20 Days of Giveaways
September 03, 2017
House of Blues Orlando is celebrating its 20th anniversary with 20 days of giveaways. Prizes include tickets to a show, or a month of shows, tickets to the House of Blues gospel brunch, and dinner at the House of Blues restaurant. For more details and to enter, visit the House of Blues site. House of Blues is also hosting an end of summer, 20th anniversary bash, Local Brews Local Grooves, on Sept. 16. The event will feature 15 regional craft breweries and reggae and roots rock bands. Tickets cost $11 and can be purchased in advance HERE.

 

Raglan Road Hosting Great Irish Hooley Labor Day WeekendRaglan Road Hosting Great Irish Hooley Labor Day Weekend
August 31, 2017
Sept. 1-4: The 6th Annual Great Irish Hooley will be held at Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant in Disney Springs. Musical lineup includes Elevation, a U2 tribute band; the Lisa Canny Band; and the Gary O'Meara Band. In addition, there will be Irish dancing, Celtic face painting, and a special Hooley beer release. There's no cover charge for the event. AllEars.Net's Deb Wills and Linda Eckwerth will be attending a preview of this event later this week -- keep an eye out for their live preview on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

 

Epcot International Food and Wine FestivalEpcot International Food and Wine Festival
August 29, 2017
It is time for Epcot's International Food and Wine Festival. New foods, booths, music, experiences and much more!

        Related Links:
         -- Take the Food and Wine Festival Survey!
         -- Epcot Food and Wine Festival Merchandise - Disney Store
         -- A Taste of Italy during the Festival
         -- Festival Marketplace Menus with Prices
         -- Food and Wine Festival Photo Gallery 1
         -- Festival Tips for Families

 

Two Studios Restaurants Add Mobile OrderingTwo Studios Restaurants Add Mobile Ordering
August 25, 2017
Mobile Ordering through the My Disney Experience app continues to expand every week. It is now available for ABC Commissary and Pizzerizzo in Disney's Hollywood Studios.

 

My Disney Experience EnhancementsMy Disney Experience Enhancements
August 24, 2017
The latest updates to the My Disney Experience app include the ability to track your Disney Dining Plan credits, as well as the expenses charged back to your Disney hotel room. AllEars.Net's Deb Koma takes a quick look at the app's enhancements.

 

Minnie's Seasonal Dining Offered as Part of Fantasmic Lunchtime PackageMinnie's Seasonal Dining Offered as Part of Fantasmic Lunchtime Package
August 22, 2017
As of September 4, 2017, the Fantasmic! Dining Package offered at lunchtime at Hollywood and Vine will feature Minnie's Seasonal Dining. Pricing is $57 per adult and $35 per child; plus tax and gratuity (some dining plans are accepted). Beginning January 1, 2018, however, the packages, which include one entree, dessert and non-alcoholic beverage or one buffet (where applicable) and one voucher for guaranteed seating at Fantasmic! in a reserved area, will have new pricing:

-- Mama Melrose Ristorante Italiano: Lunch/dinner will be $42 for adults and $18 for children (plus tax and gratuity).

-- Hollywood and Vine: Breakfast (Disney Junior Play 'n' Dine) will be $41 for adults and $24 for children (plus tax and gratuity); lunch and dinner (Minnie's Seasonal Dine) will be $59 for adults; $35 for children (plus tax and gratuity).

-- Hollywood Brown Derby: Lunch/dinner will be $62 for adults and $22 for children (plus tax and gratuity).
Reservations can be made online at disneyworld.com or at 939-WDW-DINE.

 

Wine Bar George Now HiringWine Bar George Now Hiring
August 22, 2017
Wine Bar George, a 6,000-square-foot venue led by Master Sommelier George Miliotes that's slated to open in early 2018 at Disney Springs, is now hiring for a variety of positions. Learn more and apply HERE.

 

All Walt Disney World Discounts in One Place!All Walt Disney World Discounts in One Place!
August 20, 2017
Discounts across Walt Disney World are consolidated in one place. Check out both our PDF files for easy viewing!

 

Grand Avenue Details Announced; Muppets Theater RenamedGrand Avenue Details Announced; Muppets Theater Renamed
August 18, 2017
Disney is re-imagining Muppets Courtyard and part of the former Streets of America in Disney's Hollywood Studios, transforming it into Grand Avenue. As part of the process, Muppets Theater has been renamed Grand Arts Theatre. The new area, which will include BaseLine Tap House, will open to guests in Fall 2017.

 

Fantasmic! Dessert and VIP Viewing Now Available!Fantasmic! Dessert and VIP Viewing Now Available!
August 18, 2017
The new Fantasmic! Dessert and VIP Viewing Experience allows you to take advantage of a reserved seating area for the nightly show Fantasmic!, while enjoying a special assortment of snacks. Cost is $39 adults/$19 children.

 

Bubbles and Brunch Event On Sale NowBubbles and Brunch Event On Sale Now
August 17, 2017
Bubbles abd Brunch, a casual, cocktail-style event will take place in Morimoto Asia's Forbidden Lounge on Sunday August 27 at noon. The menu, created by Executive Chef Yuhi Fujinaga, will include modern Pan-Asian inspired brunch dishes paired with a variety of vintage Moet champagnes. Bubbles and Brunch tickets are $60 per person, plus tax and gratuity, and can be ordered online HERE.

 

Sprinkles Celebrates Eclipse with Special CupcakeSprinkles Celebrates Eclipse with Special Cupcake
August 17, 2017
To celebrate the upcoming total solar eclipse on August 21, Sprinkles, the cupcake bakery located at Disney Springs, is offering a special Black Velvet cupcake for three days only. Billed as their "deepest, darkest, most chocolatey cake" the cupcake is made with Dutch process black cocoa. Black Velvet is available while supplies last August 19-21, or you can pre-order HERE.

 

Rooftop Wine Dinner at Paddlefish on Aug 24Rooftop Wine Dinner at Paddlefish on Aug 24
August 16, 2017
Paddlefish at Disney Springs is featuring a four-course Rooftop Wine Dinner on August 24 at 6:30 p.m. Tickets for the event, which highlights Old World wines paired with New World cuisine, cost $100/person and can be purchased at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rooftop-wine-dinner-tickets-36522798674

 

Sampler Platter Introduced at Satu'li CanteenSampler Platter Introduced at Satu'li Canteen
August 15, 2017
Satu'li Canteen has introduced the Satu'li Sampler Platter, which serves four and includes your choice of four different proteins, a sampling of each base and sauce, and four non-specialty beverages. The platter is only available after 5 p.m. and costs $75. Blogger Kristin Ford had the chance to try this new platter with her family and shares her impression HERE.

 

Two More Restaurants Offer Mobile OrderingTwo More Restaurants Offer Mobile Ordering
August 15, 2017
Mobile Ordering through the My Disney Experience app continues to expand by a few restaurants every week. It is now available for Backlot Express in Disney's Hollywood Studios and Liberty Inn in Epcot's World Showcase.

 

Orlando Magical Dining Month Part 1 - Now Thru 10/12Orlando Magical Dining Month Part 1 - Now Thru 10/12
August 08, 2017
It's that time of year again -- the time when a number of Orlando-area restaurants band together to offer patrons a chance to experience fine dining at a bargain price while benefiting a good cause, or causes.

 

Vegan Option Added to Landscapes of Flavor Breakfast MenuVegan Option Added to Landscapes of Flavor Breakfast Menu
August 06, 2017
The Landscapes of Flavor at the Art of Animation Resort now features a new, VEGAN breakfast option: Vegan Seitan Scramble - delicious plant-based saute of edamame, diced tofu, chipotle seitan, arugula, peppers, and onions for $7.49.