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June 20, 2017

NEW! PHOTOS: New Guest Rooms at Pop Century.

Thanks to Gary Fisher, we've updated our handy 2017 Dining Discounts Summary.

We've updated all our park maps, including park guides for guests with disabilities, too.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! This week's highlights include:

-- Updated the menus for T-Rex at Disney Springs.

-- Updated the children's menu for the Rainforest Cafe.

-- Updated the menu for Taste Track in Epcot, which now features ice cream rather than grilled cheese sandwiches.

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

AllEars.Net's Deb Wills has written about her recent night of noshing around Disney Springs.

AllEars® Editor Deb Koma had a sneak preview of the Copper Creek Waterside Cabins due to open next month at Disney's Wilderness Lodge.

This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- Pixar in a Box introduces students to filmmaking with free online lessons
-- Disney Store locations nationwide host free 2017 Summer Play Days
-- Pass member preview: SeaWorld Orlando's Kraken Unleashed virtual reality overlay

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shared photos from his recent walk around the just-reopened Tom Sawyer Island and other sections of Disneyland.

Jeanine Yamanaka attended and has written about the "Cars 3" Press Conference.

Blogger Gary Cruise shared his thoughts about the Architecture at Disney's Hollywood Studios.

Guest Blogger Jeremiah Good gave us his review of the new film, "Cars 3."

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on DISNEY'S HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS YESTERLAND.

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.


June 13, 2017

We have a new page dedicated to the Avatar Flight of Passage attraction in Pandora - The World of Avatar. The page looks at the ride vehicle and addresses some of the issues our readers have encountered when experiencing (or attempting to experience) the new thrill ride.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! This week's highlights include:

-- Added a menu for Scat Cat's Lounge at Port Orleans French Quarter resort.

-- Added a new lounge menu for the Geyser Point Bar and Grill at Wilderness Lodge.

-- Updated the menu for Boatwrights at the Port Orleans Riverside resort.

-- Added Star Wars-themed beverages to the menu for Boardwalk Joe's on Disney's BoardWalk.

-- Added a private dining menu for the Maji Pool Bar at Kidani Village.

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- Where to find and interact with Disney's Descendants 2 cast at 2017 D23 Expo

-- Disney's Beauty and the Beast live-action remake available now for home viewing

-- Where to find Cars characters at Disneyland and Walt Disney World

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on DISNEY'S HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS CHARACTERS.

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.


June 6, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! This week's highlights include:

-- Added the menu for the NEW Market at Ale & Compass at the Yacht Club Resort.

-- Added info about Pretzel Palooza, located in the Rock 'n' Roller Coaster courtyard in Disney's Hollywood Studios.

-- Updated the menu for P&J's Southern Take Out at Fort Wilderness.

-- Updated the menu for Yesake at Disney Springs, which now offers both wraps and bowls with a large variety of toppings and sauces.

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- American Girl store in Orlando offers free and low-cost summer activities

-- Bambi film to be rereleased this week with new bonus features and unseen deleted scenes

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka shares her thoughts on the Cars 3 Early Press Day: On Writing and Racing.

Contributing photographer Jason of disneygeek.com has more Disneyland Resort Updates from his June 2 visit.

Jeanine, Jason, and Laura Gilbreath collaborated to give us a Preview of the Summer of Heroes at Disney California Adventure.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett writes about more Questionable Hidden Mickeys around Walt Disney World.

Chuck Schmidt discusses how Pandora reaffirms Animal Kingdom's commitment to animals, great, small and mythical in his latest Still Goofy About Disney blog.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on STAR WARS LAUNCH BAY.

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 30, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often!

DON'T FORGET: AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- Pandora store at Disney's Animal Kingdom specializes in interactive, creative gifts
-- Legoland Florida offers discounted annual pass that includes 6 Orlando attractions
-- SeaWorld Orlando announces it will build Sesame Street-themed land

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka attended the Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales Press Junket. She also took a Sneak Peek at "Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: BREAKOUT!" and "Summer of Heroes."

Chuck Schmidt writes about The Evolution of Pal Mickey in his latest Still Goofy About Disney blog.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on ANIMATION COURTYARD.

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 23, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Among this week's highlights:

-- added location and food photos to Garden Grill breakfast

-- updated most Epcot menus

-- added a sake flight to the Garden House kiosk in the Japan pavilion in Epcot

DON'T FORGET: AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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AllEars.Net's Laura Gilbreath browsed the 2017 Tinker Bell Half Marathon Race Expo.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com updates us with a round of photos and videos from his Disneyland Resort visit on May 12.

Hidden Mickey guy Steve Barrett discusses some Hidden Mickeys and Hidden Characters in Epcot and the Magic Kingdom.

Chuck Schmidt writes about The Evolution of Pal Mickey in his latest Still Goofy About Disney blog.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on ECHO LAKE.

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 16, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights from this week include:

-- We've added lots of photos of the new dining/beverage locations in Pandora - The World of Avatar, along with their food and drink offerings: Satu'li Canteen and Pongu Pongu.

-- Joffrey's kiosks around the parks have changed with the season, adding a number of specialty drinks for the summer.

-- Most Magic Kingdom menus have been updated. The Liberty Tree Tavern has replaced the appleseed bread pudding with an oooey gooey toffee cake for dessert at dinner.

DON'T FORGET: AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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Along with her reporting on Pandora - The World of Avatar, this week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote about her first experience at Universal Orlando's Gradventure.

She did not run in any of the Tinker Bell Half Marathon events this year -- instead Laura Gilbreath shares what it was like to spend a day as a Race Support Employee.

Guest Blogger Sally Jacka reviewed The Disney Afternoon Collection video games.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on SUNSET BLVD.

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 9, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights from this week include:

-- Typhoon Lagoon water parks menus have all been updated.

-- Most menus from Disney's Animal Kingdom restaurants have been updated.

In addition, Laura Gilbreath has updated most of the Disneyland Resort menus.

DON'T FORGET: AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- You CAN make Disney's Mickey waffles at home

-- Junior Golf Camps Return to Walt Disney World for Summer 2017

-- 5 reasons to celebrate Cinco de Mayo at Disney's Paradiso 37

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka attended the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Press Conference, while Guest Blogger Jeremiah Good provided us with a spoiler-free review of the new Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 film.

Chuck Schmidt writes about how Imagineering's Kevin Rafferty turned a love of cars and fear of bugs into hit attractions in his latest Still Goofy About Disney blog.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on HOLLYWOOD BLVD.

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 2, 2017

After a walk around the All Star Music Resort, we've updated many exterior photos.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights from this week include updates to the menus for the Blizzard Beach water park.

DON'T FORGET: AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- Take Groot Dance Bomb Challenge before Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2
-- Dapper Day returns to Walt Disney World
-- Walt Disney World offers new LaLiga youth soccer program

Laura Gilbreath did NOT attend any of the events of this year's Star Wars Half Marathon - The Dark Side weekend. Instead, she prevailed upon some running friends, Kim Scharoff and Molly and Tom Troost, to blog about the race weekend:

-- 2017 Star Wars - The Dark Side Half Marathon Weekend, Part 1: Expo and 5K
-- 2017 Star Wars - The Dark Side Half Marathon Weekend, Part 2: 10K and Half Marathon

Laura did, however, take a hard hat tour of the new Guardians of the Galaxy - Mission: BREAKOUT! attraction as part of a a media preview.

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka attended Star Wars Celebration Orlando and attended a panel on the highly anticipated upcoming film: "The Last Jedi."

Jeanine also recently visited Pixar Studios and shares what she learned in her blog "Cars 3": Tales of Production, Design, and Lou.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett finds some Hidden Mickeys in Africa and Asia, Disney's Animal Kingdom.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on TRAINS.

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 25, 2017

Many details have been updated all over the site thanks to reader Joan Feder.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often!

Highlights from this week include updates to the menu for the House of Blues Orlando at Disney Springs, as well as additions to the drink menus for Pongu Pongu and Satu'li Canteen in Pandora - The World of Avatar.

DON'T FORGET: AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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Deb Wills took a hard-hat tour of the new Copper Creek Villas and Cabins at the Wilderness Lodge Resort.

This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka writes about the recent Star Wars Celebration Orlando: 40 Years of Star Wars.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares photos from his latest walk around Disneyland Resort.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett uncovers some Hidden Mickeys in the Magic Kingdom's Fantasyland and Splash Mountain.

"Still Goofy About Disney" blogger Chuck Schmidt writes about former Imagineer Eddie Sotto and his contributions to Disneyland Paris.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on TRAMS.

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 18, 2017

Many details have been updated all over the site thanks to reader Ginger Levinson!

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights from this week include:

-- Many BoardWalk Resort area menus have been updated. We noticed that Boardwalk Joe's and BoardWalk Bakery increased many prices. Also, Boardwalk to Go removed many sandwich options.

DON'T FORGET: AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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Deb Wills tried out the new character breakfast at the Trattoria al Forno, the Bon Voyage Adventure Breakfast, which features Rapunzel and Flynn Rider, as well as Ariel and Prince Eric.

AllEars® Editor Deb Koma recently paid a visit to the Central Lost and Found at Walt Disney World.

This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- SeaWorld Orlando announces Infinity Falls water rapids ride and Pop bubble show

-- SeaWorld Orlando's 2017 summer camp registration is open

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka writes the "Born in China" Roundtable with Roy Conli.

Jeanine also shares a report on the new tour at Disney's Animal Kingdom, "Caring for Giants."

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on MONORAILS.

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 11, 2017

Updated room photos from the Walt Disney World Swan.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights from this week include:

-- Updated the menu and food photos for Todd English's bluezoo.

-- Updated information for the restaurants at Coronado Springs Resort.

-- Updated most Animal Kingdom restaurant menus.

AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

--You can join Disney in supporting National Wildlife Federation's campaign to save monarch butterflies

-- Star Wars fans have slew of bonus features on Rogue One Blu-ray, DVD to enjoy

Guest Photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares another crop of Disneyland Resort Updates including more Star Wars Land construction pics.

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka writes about the return of WonderCon to Anaheim.

Blogger Gary Cruise shares ideas for having Disney Fun Around The Country in 2017.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on BUSES.

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 4, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights from this week include:

-- Updated menus for Tiffins and Nomad Lounge in Disney's Animal Kingdom.

-- Tomorrowland Terrace in the Magic Kingdom has opened to accommodate spring break crowds with a new menu.

-- Updated menu for Kringla Bakeri og Kaffe in the Norway pavilion to include Frozen cupcakes and a new combo meal.

-- Updated menus for the Hollywood Brown Derby and the Brown Derby Lounge.

We also updated several menus for Disney's Aulani Resort in Hawaii, thanks to reader Tammy Hepker.

AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote about:

-- SeaWorld Orlando's Dolphin Days show
-- Author Ridley Pearson's new Kingdom Keepers sequels coming in 2018

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett asks our opinion on some Questionable Hidden Mickeys in the Magic Kingdom.

Jeanine Yamanaka had the chance to test the new KINGDOM HEARTS HD 1.5 + 2.5 ReMIX and shares her thoughts.

Guest Blogger Chuck Schmidt wrote about how actress/singer Jennifer Hudson used her stint on the Disney Cruise Line as a springboard to success.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on WATERCRAFT.

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 28, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often!

 

AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- Author Ridley Pearson shares details about Kingdom Keepers book released today

-- Don't miss: Free Cars 3 Road to the Races activities at Disney Springs this weekend

-- Deadline is March 24 to apply to be Walt Disney World or Disneyland college intern

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise wrote about a hidden pictorial timeline of Epcot.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on EPCOT AT NIGHT.

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 21, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! The week's highlights include:

-- Fountain View (Starbuck's) in Epcot is now offering almond milk.
-- Breakfast and pool bar menus for all three All Star resorts were updated updated.
-- Raglan Road Irish Pub menu completely updated.
-- Several new pizza varieties (French Quarter and Cajun Bayou options); sandwiches and desserts added to the Sassagoula Pizza Express menu.
-- Animal Kingdom Lodge In-room dining menu was updated.
-- Lots of breakfast photos added to Sanaa at Kidani Village.
-- Disneyland's Steakhouse 55 breakfast menu was completely updated, too.

AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

--Disney movie review: Beauty and the Beast will enchant audiences
-- Have you seen Magic Kingdom's 2 new must-have Disney souvenirs?

Speaking of "Beauty and the Beast," Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka had a chance to sit in on the "Beauty and the Beast" Press Junket, with, among others, stars Emma Watson, Dan Stevens and Josh Gad, and composer Alan Menken.

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise wrote about the 50th anniversary of Pirates of the Caribbean in his blog, Yo Ho! Yo Ho! 50 Years of Piracy.

Laura Gilbreath shared some of her First Bites at the 2017 Disney California Food and Wine Festival.

In his "Still Goofy About Disney" blog, Chuck Schmidt wrote about his two books that were recently released.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett went on a hunt for Hidden Mickeys in the Magic Kingdom and Disney Springs.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on THE EPCOT OF YESTERLAND.

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 14, 2017

FIRST LOOK: Photos of a studio and one-bedroom villa at Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney's Wilderness Lodge, the newest Disney Vacation Club resort, scheduled to open July 17. Many thanks to Kay Belin!

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! The week's highlights include many updates for the restaurants at Animal Kingdom Lodge as well as food photos for the resort's Boma restaurant.

AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- How your teen (and you!) can volunteer at Walt Disney World
-- Disneyland offers new summer performing arts workshops for kids ages 7 and older

Laura Gilbreath checked out the Red Rose Taverne and AP Days at the Disneyland Resort.

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka interviewed Beauty and the Beast's legendary director in Ten Minutes with Don Hahn.

Contributing photographer Jason of disneygeek.com provided another of his Disneyland Resort Photo Updates, this time for March 10, 2017.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett shared part 2 of his blog, Hidden Mickeys on the Disney Wonder.

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise reminisced about Beaver Tails, the fried dough delicacy that was previously sold in Epcot's Canada pavilion.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on TEST TRACK.

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 7, 2017

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! The week's highlights include:

-- Updated menu for ESPN Sports Grill at Wide World of Sports.

-- Many Epcot menu updates.

-- Variety of updates for Animal Kingdom kiosks.

AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

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This week "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford wrote:

-- At Epcot, meet Captain Ron, a beagle who detects sea turtle nests
-- SeaWorld Orlando to debut new Dolphin Days show, plus Discovery Cove deals
-- runDisney news: Guaranteed 2018 Princess Half Marathon Weekend registration, 2017 Virtual Running Shorts Series

Laura Gilbreath shared her 2017 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend experiences:

-- Part 1, Expo and 10K
-- Part 2, Half Marathon

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka described her opportunity to play the new KINGDOM HEARTS HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue.

In his "Still Goofy About Disney" blog, Chuck Schmidt talked about when Disney Legend Marty Sklar learned that inspiration can be a two-way street.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on the IMAGINATION pavilion.

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 28, 2017

AllEars.Net is on Pinterest! We add new Disney-inspired pins daily to inspire and inform you. We have everything from Disney planning pins and travel tips to Disney Parks recipes and Disney DIY crafts. Come collect and save our pins -- it's a great way to plan your next trip! Follow us today at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/ and check out all our best pins at https://www.pinterest.com/allearsnet/best-of-allearsnet/

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often!

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In addition to previewing the Flower and Garden Festival, "A Mom and the Magic" blogger Kristin Ford also wrote this week:

-- Tips for viewing Disney's Rivers of Light at Animal Kingdom
-- Review: Seven Seas Food Festival is worth a trip to SeaWorld Orlando

Gary Cruise's latest entry in the AllEars® Guest Blog takes a look back at the Disney Cruise Line's predecessor, The Big Red Boat.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett also goes to sea, revealing some Hidden Mickeys on the Disney Wonder.

Contributing photographer Jason of disneygeek.com made another visit to the Disneyland Resort and shares a new set of photo and video updates from February 24, 2017.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on UNIVERSE OF ENERGY.

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 21, 2017

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK:

We have a completely updated photo gallery for Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa.

We also have an updated Fact Sheet for the Walt Disney World Swan Hotel.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! This week's highlights include:

-- Updated all menus for the Swan Hotel's Garden Grove restaurant.
-- Added breakfast entrees for the Wilderness Lodge's Territory Lounge.
-- Added photos of Paddlefish at Disney Springs.
-- Added photos of the Backstretch Pool Bar at Saratoga Springs Spa and Resort
-- Added menus and photos for the new Geyser Point Bar and Grill at the Wilderness Lodge

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

-- Disney, Lucasfilm bring back Force Friday merchandise event for 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

-- Disney's Maker Studios severs relationship with YouTube star PewDiePie

Chuck Schmidt's latest entry in his "Still Goofy About Disney" blog is on "The Castaway Cay 5-kilometer run ... and some unfinished business."

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on MISSION: SPACE.

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 14, 2017

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK:

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often!

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Deb Wills wrote about the new Rivers of Light show's soft openings at Disney's Animal Kingdom this week.

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

-- Tips for finding and buying Disney Dooney & Bourke, Vera Bradley, Harveys seatbelt bags

-- Disney's marketing campaign for Marvel super heroes focuses on inclusiveness

-- Kingdom Keepers author Ridley Pearson gives readers opportunity to be Disney Imagineers

Laura Gilbreath wrote about AP Days at Disneyland and Beauty and the Beast Sneak Peek.

Contributing photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shared updates from his visit to Disneyland Resort on February 10.

Gary Cruise's latest entry in the AllEars.Net Guest Blog is That's Not Poutine!

Guest Blogger J. Scott Lopes shares a few photos from the new USO Welcome Center in the Orlando International Airport.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on THE SEAS WITH NEMO AND FRIENDS.

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 7, 2017

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK:

AllEars® Contributor Gary Fisher has provided further updates to the 2017 summaries of Walt Disney World dining discounts and other discounts for Disney Vacation Club Members, Annual Passholders, and Disney Visa cardholders. Disney Vacation Club confirmed that there is a 10 percent DVC discount on food and non-alcoholic beverages at all Disney-owned table-service restaurants for 2017.

We have added new photos of an Animal Kingdom Lodge Jambo House DVC Studio villa.

We have also added photos of the newly renovated Beach Club Villas.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights this week include:

-- Added a separate dinner menu for ABC Commissary.

-- Added Chefs de France interior photos.

-- Added photos for Coca-Cola Roof Top Bar.

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Deb Wills had the chance to Explore the Enhanced Disney Wonder Cruise Ship recently and shared her experience and photos.

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

-- Disney to shut down Club Penguin and replace it with Club Penguin Island app

-- Orlando's Paws in the Park fundraiser includes Disney fun for families

-- Sneak peek: SeaWorld Orlando's new Seven Seas Food Festival

Blogger Jeanine Yamanaka attended the 2017 Annie Awards, honoring the last year's outstanding achievements in animation.

Laura Gilbreath wrote about the return of The Main Street Electrical Parade to Disneyland with supplemental photos provided by contributing photographer Jason of disneygeek.com.

Chuck Schmidt's latest entry in his "Still Goofy About Disney" blog is on Monorail guru Bob Gurr and his concept drawing of the famed transit vehicle, Monty.

Guest Blogger Stephanie Wien wrote about MouseAdventure, a puzzle hunt-type game that returns to Walt Disney World on March 4.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on THE LAND.

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 31, 2017

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK:

Thanks to Sandy Graham for the photos of the newly renovated Yacht Club resort rooms.

We've also updated the Grand Floridian Villa Photo Gallery with additional studio photos, as well as some outdoor shots.

We've updated the attraction page for Dinosaur in Disney's Animal Kingdom and added a new photo gallery, too.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights this week include:

-- Added photos for PizzeRizzo at Disney's Hollywood Studios, including exterior, banquet and ordering areas.
-- Added photos to Tusker House at Disney's Animal Kingdom, including seating areas, characters, and breakfast food photos.
-- Updated menu for Tutto Italia in Epcot, where nearly all entree prices went up by $1 or $2; removed the Prix Fixe menu.
-- Morimoto Asia at Disney Springs changed to an all-day menu.

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Deb Wills reviews The Plaza Restaurant at the Magic Kingdom.

Guest Blogger Gary Cruise writes about a Disney-fied Golf Cart.

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

-- whether you should take kids to Epcot's new arts festival

-- Universal Orlando's new water park, Volcano Bay, opening May 25

-- tips for enjoying cold weather at SeaWorld Orlando, Walt Disney World

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett shares a new crop of Hidden Mickeys in the Magic Kingdom and DinoLand U.S.A.

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 24, 2017

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK:

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights this week include:

-- major update to the Swan/Dolphin In Room Dining menu

-- major changes to Cookes of Dublin menu at Disney Springs

-- added the Coca-Cola Rooftop Bar

-- added location photos to Rose & Crown Pub (Epcot) and Picabu (Walt Disney World Dolphin)

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In his Still Goofy About Disney blog, Guest Blogger Chuck Schmidt discussed a documentary that shows how Bob Gurr created so many classic Disney attractions.

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

-- Disney's adult coloring app
-- Disney Channel's Descendants 2
, which will be released this summer
-- SeaWorld Orlando's new Seven Seas Food Festival

Busy Laura Gilbreath wrote about the 2017 Lunar New Year Celebration at Disney California Adventure. In addition she shared a three-part blog on her experiences at the 2017 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend:

-- 2017 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend - Part 1, Expo
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2017 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend - Part 2, 10K
-- 2017 Disneyland Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend - Part 3, Half Marathon

Guest Blogger J. Scott Lopes wrote about the Disney Pin Quest at Magic Kingdom Park.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on DISNEY SPRINGS AERIAL SHOTS.

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 17, 2017

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK:

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights this week include:

-- BB Wolf's Sausage Co.  at Disney Springs removed the Portuguese, Sweet Hot and Bavarian sausage sandwiches; added a vegetarian sausage, brat, footlong and a pretzel braid.

-- Turf Club Bar and Grill at Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa added a prix fixe menu.

-- Art Smith's Homecoming at Disney Springs changed quite a few of their specialty cocktails.

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Guest Blogger Gary Cruise writes about Classic Boats at the Dockside Bar.

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

-- Moana Sing-along to hit theaters, plus bonus features for home versions revealed

-- Two sweepstakes to award Disney vacations plus special perks

-- 2017 Disney Parks Moms Panel includes first openly gay mom

 

Guest Photographer Jason of disneygeek.com shares Disneyland Resort Updates from January 13, including a quick video update of the Star Wars land construction.

Hidden Mickeys Guy Steve Barrett found some new hidden images to share from the Magic Kingdom and Disney Springs.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on EPCOT AERIAL SHOTS.

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 10, 2017

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK:

We have a new page on Disney Resort Hotel recreation flyers.

We have added new photos of the Treehouse Villas at Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort and Spa.

Our Parking page has been updated to reflect the new "Preferred Parking" and also parking for electric vehicles.

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Don't forget to check it out often! Highlights this week include updated menus for most of Disneyland and Disney California Adventure.

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

-- What happens when runDisney cancels a half marathon at Walt Disney World?
-- Orlando Science Center's Otronicon gives Disney fans opportunities for hands-on learning and gaming
-- Private Facebook groups cater to variety of Disney interests

Chuck Schmidt reminisces about Disney Legend Charlie Ridgway and his association with retired Disney PR person Rick Sylvain in his blog, Still Goofy About Disney.

Laura Gilbreath paid a visit to Disneyland Resort and wrote about the celebration of Three Kings Day.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on MAGIC KINGDOM AERIAL SHOTS.

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 3, 2017

ON THE SITE THIS WEEK:

We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Check it out often!

Dining highlights this week include:

-- Most menus from Disney's Animal Kingdom, Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios have been updated recently.

-- The filet of beef at Epcot's Garden Grill has been changed to Pot Roast.

-- Most entree prices at the BoardWalk's Flying Fish have DECREASED in price by $3-$5; appetizers decreased $2-$3.

-- Added the menu for the Laguna Bar at Coronado Springs Resort.

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In addition to the Walt Disney World Marathon, in her "A Mom and the Magic" blog this week Kristin Ford also wrote about American Girl's 2017 Girl of the Year doll.

Hidden Mickey Guy Steve Barrett checks in with some new Hidden Mickeys around Epcot.

Guest photographer Jason of disneygeek.com sends in a photo update of Disneyland Resort from December 30.

The AllEars® Picture This! Photo Blog continues to share favorite photos, tips on getting memorable Disney photos and even some fun and games! The Disney Pic of the Week focuses on THE BEST OF 2016.

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.