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Remaining Candlelight Narrators AnnouncedRemaining Candlelight Narrators Announced
October 13, 2017
Walt Disney World has announced the full slate of Candlelight narrators for 2017.

 

Frontera Cocina Mexicana Offering SpecialsFrontera Cocina Mexicana Offering Specials
October 11, 2017
Frontera Cocina Mexicana at Disney Springs is offering a number of specials:

-- All October long, kids eat free Monday through Thursday, all day. This includes choice of kid's menu cheese quesadilla or chicken taco, soft drink, and kid's menu dessert.

-- Enjoy $5 Margaritas Clasicas all day long on Margarita Mondays.

-- On Taco Tuesdays, enjoy the Taco Trio Platter for $10. The platter includes one each of the Cochinita Pibil, Barbacoa, and Mushroom tacos served on warm, handmade corn tortillas with a side of black beans. An accompanying Corona Light draft is just $5.

-- Happy Wednesdays feature half-off starters and live entertainment from 5 to 8 p.m.

 

Rate and Review Your Dining Experiences at WDWRate and Review Your Dining Experiences at WDW
October 07, 2017
Share your recent dining experiences and help others decide where to dine!

 

WDW Passholders Offered Anniversary Inspired Dining DiscountWDW Passholders Offered Anniversary Inspired Dining Discount
October 05, 2017
From now through Dec. 23, 2017, Walt Disney World Passholders will receive a 20 percent discount at 45 select dining locations as part of WDW's 45th anniversary celebration. For a complete list of dining locations participating in this program, visit the Annual Passholders page. (Note you will need to log in as a passholder to view this page.)

 

Mobile Ordering Added to Five More RestaurantsMobile Ordering Added to Five More Restaurants
October 04, 2017
Mobile Ordering through the My Disney Experience app has expanded again. It is now available for Rosie's All-American and Fairfax Fare in Disney's Hollywood Studios, as well as The Lunching Pad, Casey's Corner and Aloha Isle in Magic Kingdom.

 

Artist's Palette Offering Make Your Own Dinner OptionArtist's Palette Offering Make Your Own Dinner Option
September 28, 2017
A new meal option is now available for a limited time at Artist's Palette at Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa. The option is a kit that includes everything you need to make dinner for four using the full kitchen in one of the Disney Vacation Club's resorts villas. For $49 plus tax you will receive the ingredients for Rigatoni Fiesolana (rigatoni pasta with creamy tomato sauce, sausage, portabella mushrooms, parmesan and fresh basil), along with a large garden salad, garlic bread sticks and baking instructions.

 

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:
         -- On Set with The Chew at Epcot
         -- REVIEW: Mexico Tequila Lunch
         -- VIDEO: Epcot Festival Entertainment
         -- REVIEW: Behind the Scenes at Trader Sam's
         -- REVIEW: Jiko Signature Dinner
         -- Marketplace Menus
         -- A Taste of Italy
         -- Epcot Food and Wine Festival Merchandise - Disney Store
         -- Kristin's Family Festival Experience
         -- Food and Wine Festival Photo Gallery 1
         -- REVIEW: Mediterranean Food and Wine Pairing
         -- Festival Tips for Families
         -- Take the Food and Wine Festival Survey!

 

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.