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May 19, 2015

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New videos this week include all our videos from opening weekend of Star Wars Weekends 2015.

Our most popular video last week? Star Wars Weekends Merchandise with Steven Miller.

Step Back in time to 2013's 24-Hour Event:

-- Mickey and Minnie model pajamas

--Chip and Dale Pajama Dance Off

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There's always something new at AllEars® Blog Central!

Hidden Mickey Guidebook Author Steve Barrett shares Hidden Mickeys at Disneyland's Main Street, U.S.A.

This week in Kristin Ford's "A Mom and the Magic" blog:

-- How teens can earn volunteer hours at Walt Disney World

-- Magic Kingdom's 24-hour party is perfect way for this family to make memories

-- SeaWorld Orlando to host Canine Companions for Independence graduation

Laura Gilbreath relates the first part of her recent experiences at the 2015 Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend.

Guest Photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares a new Disneyland Resort Photo Update from May 8.

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka writes about the Press Conference for the new film "Tomorrowland" and also Walks the Blue Carpet for the film's premiere.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features a Picture of the Week focusing on GLASS and the weekly Where in the World? Challenge.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


May 12, 2015

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The AllEars.Net Channel on YouTube: If you're planning a trip to Disney, want to see new things or relive experiences, or just want to be entertained, make sure you subscribe to the AllEars.Net YouTube Channel. There is sure to be something to interest everyone! New videos are added regularly.

New videos this week include:

-- Disney's Coolest Summer Ever Preview

-- Interview with Trattoria al Forno Chef Christian Rumpler

-- American Music Machine Sneak Peek

Our most popular video last week? Touring the Polynesian Bunglows

Get ready for Star Wars Weekends beginning this Friday! Step Back in Time to Star Wars Weekends past with some of our most popular videos:

-- Star Wars Character Encounters

-- Storm Troopers Musical Spoof Skit

-- Hyperspace Hoopla (no longer performed)

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There's always something new at AllEars® Blog Central!

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise wishes Disneyland a Happy 60th Birthday!

This week in Kristin Ford's "A Mom and the Magic" blog:

-- Universal theme parks build attractions based on Nintendo characters

Guest Photographer Jason of disneygeek.com has returned from his visit to the Asian Disney Parks and shares photos of Disney Paint the Night Parade in Hong Kong Disneyland, a preview for Disneyland 60th.

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka discusses current and upcoming video games from the Star Wars Universe.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features a Picture of the Week and Where in the World? Challenge.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


May 5, 2015

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The BOATHOUSE Review on AllEarsNet TV continues to be one of the most watched videos.

Also popular this week is Kiki Tikis Splash Play area at the Polynesian Resort.

Step Back in Time to May 2013 for Merida's Royal Celebration. Merida, from Disney*Pixar's "Brave" became an official Disney Princess on May 11, along with Snow White, Aurora, Cinderella, Princess Tiana, Mulan, Rapunzel, Jasmine, Ariel, Belle, and Pocahontas.

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This week in Kristin Ford's "A Mom and the Magic" blog:

-- runDisney newcomers' look at final Expedition Everest Challenge

-- DisneyBound founder creates themed fitness outfits for runDisney

-- Disney's Makers Studios to feature Marvel characters and partner with ESPN and ABC

Guest Photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares a Tomorrowland Sneak Peek in his latest resort photo update.

Jason also has photos of the Sleeping Beauty Castle 60th Anniversary preparations.

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka reviews "Avengers: Age of Ultron".

Jeanine also takes a look at Star Wars Awakens: Upcoming Films from Star Wars Celebrations.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features a Picture of the Week and Where in the World? Challenge.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.



Photo of the Week

PHOTO OF THE WEEK

Photo of the Week

"First Love Is the Sweetest"

Taken January 2015 in Disneyland

Photo of Zoe with Mickey submitted by her father Ryan Carlson

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Do YOU have a wonderful photograph that captures the Magic of the Disney Parks or Disney Cruise Line? Send it to us and it could be chosen as our Photo of the Week! Each week we'll select one photograph that we think best conveys that extra sprinkling of pixie dust, and display it for all our readers to see. Send us your favorite memories and let's see what "develops!"


April 28, 2015

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New videos this week:

-- Disney's Wilderness Lodge: Silver Creek Springs Pool

-- Grand Floridian Resort and Spa: Sugar Loaf Concierge Offerings

-- Sneak Peek at Disneyland's Paint the Night Parade

Our Top Video last week was AllEarsNet TV Episode #36:
The BOATHOUSE - A Review

Step Back In Time to 2013 when Animal Kingdom celebrated its 15th Anniversary with a dance party.

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There's always something new at AllEars® Blog Central!

Deb Wills ventured over to Coronado Springs Resort and tried breakfast at Las Ventanas.

In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford wrote:

-- SeaWorld Orando says it is building tallest, fastest, longest roller coaster; to open in 2016

-- Disney launches app for Apple Watch, storybook service for AT&T U-verse

Jason of disneygeek.com returned to the Disneyland Resort and shares a Photo Update dated April 24.

Jeanine writes about her experience at the "Avengers: Age of Ultron" Press Junket and also looks ahead to Star Wars Rebels and Star Wars Celebration.

Guest blogger Gary Cruise dips into the Tickle Trunk and shares his thoughts on Disney Comic Books.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features DAISY DUCK in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


April 21, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

-- NEW! Polynesian Studio Villa Photo Gallery

-- A new page dedicated to Epcot's rocking JAMMitors.

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-- We have a new clip of the JAMMitors from Epcot.

-- Over at SeaWorld Orlando, Clyde and Seamore have a new show called Sea Lion High.

Our Top Video last week: Trader Sam's Grog Grotto: Food, Beverage and Special Effects from Disney's Polynesian Village.

Step Back In Time to 2014: Enjoy the spectacular Tokyo Disneyland Dreamlights Nighttime Parade.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford shared:

-- SeaWorld Orlando's sea lions and otters return in 'Clyde & Seamore's Sea Lion High'

-- Review: Disneynature's 'Monkey Kingdom' celebrates Earth Day admirably

-- Central Florida students can apply to be Disney Dreamers and Doers

This week's peek into Jim Korkis' Attic reveals the birth of golfing at Walt Disney World.

Guest Blogger Kay Belin discusses doing Disney on a very limited budget.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features GOOFY in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


April 14, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

We have updated the way we display Refurbishments and Closings for both Walt Disney World and Disneyland.

Our listings are now organized by theme park and resorts, in order of the start date of the refurbishment projects. You can also customize the page to see those closings that most interest you:

  • Search on the TYPE of refurbishment or closing -- short-term vs permanent closure, for example.
  • Use the Starting Date and Ending Date fields for tailor-made results, showing what's closed during your vacation.
  • Choose a particular theme park to get results for just one park.
  • Change the way results are displayed by sorting on Project End Date.

Give our new format a try:

-- Walt Disney World Refurbishments and Closings

-- Disneyland Resort Refurbishments and Closings

Please update your bookmarks with these new URLs!

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New this week:

Old Key West has a great Sand Castle themed pool and surrounding recreation opportunities.

Tour an Old Key West Studio Villa.

If you are looking for more videos on Disney's Old Key West check out the Grand Villa Tour and the Old Key West resort overview.

Our Top Video last week: the Bora Bora Bungalow atDisney's Polynesian Resort Village.

Step Back In Time to 2013:

Captain Hook, the Living Topiary, made a one-time appearance at the 2013 Flower and Garden Festival in Epcot.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford wrote on the following topics:

-- Central Florida students can apply to be Disney Dreamers and Doers

-- Registration is open for Disney Soccer Academy for kids

In response to a reader question, Laura Gilbreath shares her advice on planning for a runDisney race.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett searches for -- and finds! -- Hidden Mickeys at DisneyQuest.

Guest blogger Gary Cruise discusses the "Mousecars and Ducksters."

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features DONALD DUCK in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


April 7, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

We have updated the way we display Refurbishments and Closings for both Walt Disney World and Disneyland.

Our listings are now organized by theme park and resorts, in order of the start date of the refurbishment projects. You can also customize the page to see those closings that most interest you:

  • Search on the TYPE of refurbishment or closing -- short-term vs permanent closure, for example.
  • Use the Starting Date and Ending Date fields for tailor-made results, showing what's closed during your vacation.
  • Choose a particular theme park to get results for just one park.
  • Change the way results are displayed by sorting on Project End Date.

Give our new format a try:

-- Walt Disney World Refurbishments and Closings

-- Disneyland Resort Refurbishments and Closings

Please update your bookmarks with these new URLs!

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New this week:

-- Check out the brand new Bora Bora bungalows at Disney's Polynesian Resort Village.

-- We even walk through the bungalows with an Imagineer, who points out art and other decor details.

-- Deb Wills talks with Disney Vacation Club General Manager Sonya Deese-Byrnes about the changes at the Polynesian Resort Village.

-- Here's a look at the Grand Opening Ceremony.

-- Learn all about the Food and Beverage program at Trader Sam's Grog Grotto from Jason Cha-Kim (Beverage Manager WDW), and Chef James Kleinschmidt. Oh, and don't miss the Uh-Oa chant, which summons -- well, you'll see for yourself.

-- Finally, take a look at the Studio Villa in the Polynesian Longhouses.

These videos are all among our Top Videos from last week.

-- We've also added a look at the Dig Site pool area at Coronado Springs Resort.

Step Back In Time to 2013 and another Limited Time Magic event:

"Celebrate Fairies Week" -- Visit Tinker Bell's Magical Nook, where Tink was joined by a few friends making surprise appearances. You could meet Iridessa, Rosetta, Silvermist, Fawn, Vidia... maybe even Terence, the Pixie Dust-keeper himself!

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There's always something new at AllEars® Blog Central!

In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford wrote on the following topics:

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett finds some Hidden Mickeys in the Magic Kingdom Resorts.

Guest blogger Jeanine returns to WonderCon and shares her experiences there.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features LIBERTY SQUARE in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


March 31, 2015

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New this week:

Check out a One-Bedroom Villa at Animal Kingdom Lodge's Kidani Village

Tour a newly renovated room at the Walt Disney World Swan Resort

Our top video last week was the 4th Annual Easter Egg Display at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa.

StepBack In Time

For those celebrating Easter this Sunday, here's a selection of our Disney Easter videos:

--A Visit with Mr. Bunny at the Magic Kingdom

-- Epcot's Egg-sperience Character Egg Hunt

-- Magic Kingdom Limited Time Magic Easter Pre-Parade 2013

--2014's Grand Floridian Easter Egg Display

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford wrote:

-- Should Walt Disney World bars and lounges serve only adults?

-- Author Ridley Pearson discusses newest 'Kingdom Keepers' books, 'The Syndrome' and 'The Return: Disney Lands'

-- Making magical Easter baskets at Walt Disney World

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett writes about Hidden Mickeys at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise shares another story from the Tickle Trunk - Disney Postcards.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares a Disneyland Resort Photo Update from March 27.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


March 24, 2015

Lots of new FOOD PHOTOS this week:

The Fountain at the Dolphin

Boardwalk Bakery

Sunshine Seasons

Spice Road Table

Trattoria al Forno (breakfast and dinner)

ABC Commissary

Toy Story Pizza Planet


Golden Oak Outpost

Shutters (at Caribbean Beach Resort)

Thanks to Joanne Ferguson for menus and food photographs!

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Peter Pan's Flight Interactive Queue with Tinker Bell

Surprise Characters at Epcot

4th Annual Easter Egg Display at the Grand Floridian

Our top video the past week is Port Orleans Riverside Ol' Man Island Water Area.

Step Back In Time to 2013 to see the Spring Main Street Trolley Show.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford wrote:

-- Florida Artists Bring Pixie Dust to Festival

-- Invitations to 2015 Disney Social Media Moms Celebration

-- Tips for registering for runDisney races

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise writes about attending Disney events around the country, not just in the theme parks.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com took another walk around the Disneyland resort this past Friday and shares a photo update.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features ADVENTURELAND in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


March 17, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

More updated menus, thanks to Cheryl Pendry.

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New this week: a tour of Ol' Man Island WaterArea at Port Orleans Riverside

Our top video the past week is AllEarsNet TV Episode #34,Cape May Cafe Review.

The Disney Easter Egg-stravagnza returns March 27-April 5. StepBack In Time to 2014 to see last year's Epcot's Egg-sperience Character Egg Hunt.

Coming Soon: More Resort Videos!

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AllEars® Team Member Linda Eckwerth shares photos and her thoughts on a cooking demonstration at Raglan Road Irish Pub given by celebrity chef Kevin Dundon.

In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford wrote:

Guest Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka also reviews of the new live-action "Cinderella."

Laura Gilbreath writes about her passion for "marathon eating."

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features TOMORROWLAND in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


March 10, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

More updated menus, thanks to reader Johnny Danna!

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Coming Soon: More Resort Videos!

Our top video continues to be AllEarsNet TV Episode #32, The WanyamaSafari Experience at Animal Kingdom Lodge.

Step Back In Time to 2013: Our "kids" tried the menu items at theFlower and Garden Festival Outdoor Kitchens. Some of the foods are still the same, so check out what the kids enjoy.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford tells readers how to meet "Kingdom Keepers" author Ridley Pearson at Walt Disney World and Disneyland and gives details on new D23 Expo contests with magical prizes.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett shares some newer Hidden Mickeys he's spotted around Walt Disney World.

Guest Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka attended a press conference for the new live-action film "Cinderella," which features the new "Frozen Fever" short.

Guest Photographer Jason of disneygeek.com reports on ongoing and recently completed projects around the Disneyland Resort.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features FANTASYLAND in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


March 3, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

-- Many Walt Disney World menus have been updated over the last few weeks. Thanks to reader Al Krombach for sending in menus!

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NEW this week: Interviews with three senior Epcot Flower and Garden cast members.

-- Horticulture Manager Eric Darden highlights what's new in horticulture for the festival in 2015.

-- Epcot Executive Chef Gregg Hannon shares what new culinary bites we will be tasting at the Festival this year.

-- Content Development Manager Marianne Hunnel describes the new beverages for the Festival in2015.

Our top video last week was AllEarsNet TV Episode #32, The Wanyama Safari Experience at Animal Kingdom Lodge.

Step Back In Time to 2014: Remember when the Animal Kingdom DinoLand Dance Party debuted? It is still performing in the afternoons at Animal Kingdom. Check the times guides for specific times.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford gives us sneak peeks at SeaWorld Orlando's new "Clyde & Seamore's Sea Lion High" show and PANDORA's new Disney jewelry. Plus, she describes where to find dolphin interactions at SeaWorld Orlando now that the public feedings have closed.

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise writes about The Mighty Ducks, and doing hockey Disney-style.

Guest Photographer Jason of disneygeek.com took a walk around the Disneyland Resort parks on February 20 and shared his photos and observations.

Laura Gilbreath recounts her experiences from Walt Disney World's 2015 Princess Half Marathon Weekend:

-- Princess Half Marathon Weekend, Part 1
-- Princess Half Marathon Weekend, Part 2

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features MAIN STREET U.S.A. in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


February 24, 2015

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NEW this week:
Mickey Mouse is ready for a Grilled Cheese Sandwich!

Our top video last week was AllEarsNet TV Episode #31:
Visiting the Worlds of Harry Potter.

Step Back In Time:
In 2013, the Dapper Dans did a medley of "Boy Band" songs, as part of Limited Time Magic.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford reviews the Disney Pictures film "McFarland, USA," rates external batteries for smartphone and tablet use in theme parks, and writes about SeaWorld Orlando's new environmental scholarships.

Guest Blogger Photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares photos from last weekend's Lunar New Year Celebration at Disneyland Resort.

Laura Gilbreath shares some thoughts on recent Disneyland Resort dining experiences.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features FINDING NEMO -- THE MUSICALin this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


February 17, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

-- New Photo Gallery for BoardWalk Villas Studio!

-- On the Disneyland Resort side of the site we have updated the Calendar of Events page and the Rehabs page. We have also updated the Fantasmic! page with info on the dining packages and Fastpass system.

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-- New this week, we have a video for Divine, the walking vine in Animal Kingdom

-- Tour the guest rooms at the Polynesian Village Resort.

-- Float down the Wind-Away River at Discovery Cove.

Our top video last week was the new reveal at Animal Kingdom. As the walls disappeared in front of the Tree of Life, roots were exposed showing new animals and bugs!

Step Back In Time: The Epcot Annual Flower and Garden Festival starts in just a couple weeks. Here's a look back at past displays:

-- 2014 Flower and Garden Festival Early Preview and Overview

-- 2013 Flower and Garden Festival

-- 2012 Flower and Garden Festival

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford writes about SeaWorld Orlando's summer camps; tips for maximizing your day at SeaWorld Orlando's Discovery Cove; and the new Urban Farm garden to debut at 2015 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival.

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise wonders about thinking in pictures rather than words, and discusses how "it all started with storyboards."

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett points out some Magic Kingdom Hidden Mickeys that he's spotted recently.

Laura Gilbreath shares a review of the Fantasmic! Dining Package at Disneyland Resort.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features BEAUTY AND THE BEAST LIVE ON STAGE in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


February 10, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

Animal Kingdom Lodge Studio Villa Photos!

Check out our updated Downtown Disney Menus!

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This week we feature the new reveal at Animal Kingdom. As the walls disappeared in front of the Tree of Life, new roots were exposed showing new animals and bugs!

Top Video last week was the Caribbean Beach Resort Overview.

Here are some other Caribbean Beach Resort Videos:

-- Explore the "Fuentes del Morro" Spanish Fort Themed Pool area.

-- Check out the Pirate-Themed Splash Zone for kids.

-- Overview of Old Port Royale Food Court.

Step Back in Time to February 2013 and enjoy True Love Week at the Magic Kingdom.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford writes about Playlist Live 2015 and the 2015 Disney Parks Moms Panel and SeaWorld's Discovery Cove.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares photos from his walk about the Disneyland Resort on February 6.

Guest Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka writes about "The Story of Disneyland" Exhibition and Sale.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features FESTIVAL OF THE LION KING in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


February 3, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

-- Updated printable PDF files for Dining Discounts and other Non-Dining Walt Disney World Discounts.

-- New Caribbean Beach King Room Photos, thanks to Gretchen

-- Updated Magical Express page

Be sure to check our Weekly Recap of Site Updates.

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Our new videos this week are from the Disneyland 60th Anniversary Celebration Announcement:

-- Disneyland Forever Fireworks Main Street Projections Test

-- Announcement with Tom Staggs and Steve Davidson

-- Press Conference following announcement

Our Most-Watched Video last week was our tour of the Bay Lake Tower 2 Bedroom Villa

Step Back in Time to February 2013 and enjoy True Love Week at the Magic Kingdom.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford writes about the best Disney-themed kid-friendly valentines; watching the 2015 Super Bowl at Walt Disney World; and spring fundraisers for Give Kids The World Village.

Guest blogger Gary Cruise writes about the Disney Wilderness Preserve Butterflies by Swamp Buggy Tour.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares Renovation Project Updates from around the Disneyland Resort as of January 30. He also has photos from the new Cinderella Sneak Peek and the Revamped Boudin Bakery Tour.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features THE FROZEN SING-ALONG in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


January 27, 2015

New All Star Music Resort Photo Gallery!


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Our new video this week is of the Two-Bedroom Villas at Bay Lake Tower.

Check out our other Bay Lake Tower videos:

-- Studio

-- One-Bedroom Villa

-- Top of the World Member Lounge

-- Fourth of July Fireworks from Bay Lake Tower

Our Most-Watched Video last week was our review of the Akershus Royal Banquet Hall on AllEarsNet TV.

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford writes about SeaWorld Orlando's Wild Days events.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett finds Hidden Mickeys at Be Our Guest restaurant in the Magic Kingdom.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares photos highlighting the latest renovation projects at Disneyland Resort from his visit on January 23.

Laura Gilbreath concludes her report on the 2015 Inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend.

Guest Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka reviews the new animated feature from Lucasfilm Ltd., Strange Magic.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features DISNEY'S ANIMAL KINGDOM in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


January 20, 2015

The AllEars.Net Channel on YouTube: If you're planning a trip to Disney, want to see new things or relive experiences, or just want to be entertained, make sure you subscribe to the AllEars.Net YouTube Channel. There is sure to be something to interest everyone! New videos are added regularly.

Did you know we have a whole series of Disney Resort Videos for you to check out? Perhaps these videos will help you when you're trying to decide which resort hotel you'd like to stay at.

Here are some of the videos of the Moderate Resorts:

-- Port Orleans Riverside
Resort Tour

-- the three room theme options at Port Orleans Riverside

-- Port Orleans French Quarter
Resort Tour

-- walk around the Coronado Springs Resort

-- the very first moderate resort to open at Disney World, Caribbean Beach

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford writes about the 'Big Hero 6' DVD and home-viewing options coming in February 2015; Orlando Science Center's Otronicon; and fan submissions based on Ridley Pearson's 'Kingdom Keeper' books.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett shares some Hidden Mickeys from the Polynesian Village Resort and Tomorrowland.

Guest blogger Gary Cruise pulls another memory from the Tickle Trunk, reminiscing about Disney Clubs.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares an update on construction around the Disneyland Resort from his visit on January 9. He also writes about the new "Frozen" show at the Royal Theatre.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features DISNEY'S HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


January 13, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

NEW PHOTOS of the refurbished Grand Floridian Resort rooms.

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Our Top FIVE Videos of 2014:

-- Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Full Ride-Through

-- AllEarsNet TV Show #10 Epcot Counter Service - our Top Picks

-- The Jungle River Cruise at Hong Kong Disneyland

-- Mystic Manor at Hong Kong Disneyland - Disney's Best Attraction!

--Touring the Fort Wilderness Campground

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In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week, Kristin Ford writes about the following:

-- BeachBot that 'draws' large-scale art in sand
-- Paws in the Park fundraiser and festival
-- Limited Edition runDisney shoes

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares a series of updates from his January 9 visit to the Disneyland Resort:

-- Frozen Fun
-- "Freeze the Night"

Guest blogger Kay Belin writes about her recent Adventures by Disney experience, Wyoming Winter Wonderland.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features EPCOT in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.


January 6, 2015

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK

Photo Gallery of the renovated Polynesian Village Resort Lobby.

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Our most recent video is of the BoardWalk Resort's Water and Play Areas.

Step Back in Time with us to a year ago, when we visited Camp Minnie-Mickey in Animal Kingdom one last time before it closed forever.

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Deb Wills and Deb Koma reflect on 2014 and take a look ahead to 2015 in their latest AllEarsNet TV show.

In her "A Mom and the Magic" blog, Kristin Ford writes about the #DisneySide campaign to reward lucky fans with a stay in Cinderella Castle suite and home parties.

Guest blogger Gary Cruise writes about his Favorite Disney Snacks.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett takes a look at Hidden Mickeys in Carousel of Progress and on Main Street, Magic Kingdom.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares a few more updates from his recent visit to Walt Disney World:

-- the newly expanded queue at Peter Pan's Flight

-- the new laser effects from IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth

-- Disney Springs construction

-- Magic Kingdom construction

Guest Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka writes about the recent Three Kings Day celebration at Disneyland Resort.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog features the MAGIC KINGDOM in this week's Picture of the Week.

Our Disney and Florida Attractions News Blog features the latest Walt Disney Company press releases on Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line and more, as well as news of interest relating to other Florida attractions and businesses.