Holiday Sleigh Rides Return to Fort Wilderness Nov. 23

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Starting November 23 and running nightly through December 30, Fort Wilderness Campground and Resort will be offering holiday sleigh rides around its grounds. The 25-minute rides will accommodate four adults, or two adults and three small children, and will cost $84 per sleigh. Participants will also get one limited edition commemorative pin per booking. Rides … Continue reading "Holiday Sleigh Rides Return to Fort Wilderness Nov. 23"
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Couples Can Now Say ‘I Do’ at Tree of Life in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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The Tree of Life at Disney's Animal Kingdom is the newest venue available to couples looking to "tie the knot" at Walt Disney World. Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings & Honeymoons calls the park icon "the picture-perfect backdrop for a memorable wedding." Beyond Disney's well-known Wedding Pavilion, other possible settings for Disney World weddings include Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground with views of Seven Seas Lagoon, in front of Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom, and the Chinese Theatre at Disney's Hollywood Studios.
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“Return To Sleepy Hollow” at Fort Wilderness Begins Sept. 28

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

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When you walk along Main Street USA and you hear that familiar tune start to play, ♫♪Clang Clang Clang Went the Trolley♪♫ you know exactly what’s coming! If you’re like Carol and I you always stop beside that horse-drawn trolley for a few minutes to watch those talented dancers perform . . . and you … Continue reading "The Happiest Horses on Earth"
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Hidden Mickeys around Walt Disney World

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I’m updating the Walt Disney World Hidden Mickeys book, so I’m visiting frequently. I check out potential new Hidden Mickeys and verify if old ones are still in place. Here are some images that I’ll add to the book. This first Hidden Mickey has stayed around a while, thankfully. At America Gardens Theatre, classic Hidden … Continue reading "Hidden Mickeys around Walt Disney World"
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Changes at Ft. Wilderness

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By Guest Blogger Kay Belin This past summer Fort Wilderness went through a huge change when they took a popular cabin loop and turned it into a camping loop. Many guests were disappointed as they watched “their” cabins disappear from the Fort. For many weeks you could actually see some of them sitting on the … Continue reading "Changes at Ft. Wilderness"
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Disney’s Halloween Golf Cart Parade

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One of the highlights of the Halloween celebration at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground is the amazing golf cart parade. Imagine a slow moving procession of golf carts festooned with bunting, streamers, signs, banners, cobwebs, ghosts, skeletons, lights and all sorts of seasonal décor. Last year there were about 140 carts in the parade … Continue reading "Disney’s Halloween Golf Cart Parade"
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Where in the World #364

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To all who come to this photo trivia game, Welcome! Along the way, the photos can make us relive memories and see details Walt’s Imagineers put into everything we love in Walt Disney World! Carla C and Elaine Kleinhenz, thank you for the lovely comments! Susie Howard, I totally understand what you’re saying about the … Continue reading "Where in the World #364"
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Jim’s Attic: The Dragon Calliope

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Disney Historian Jim Korkis goes up into his imaginary attic to rummage around his archives and often stumbles across an unusual story about Walt Disney World. Those who have met me know that I take real joy in talking about Walt Disney. The Dragon Calliope By Jim Korkis It continues to amaze me that there … Continue reading "Jim’s Attic: The Dragon Calliope"
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