Jul 12

Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hosting Free Summer Olympics Event

London 2012 Summer OlympicsThe Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel is celebrating the summer games with a special event in the Dolphin lobby featuring the broadcast of the opening ceremonies in London displayed on large screen televisions, complimentary food and beverage and an opportunity to meet with past summer games medalists.

The event will take place Friday, July 27 from 6 – 9pm and is open to hotel guests and the general public. On hand to interact, take photos and sign autographs with guests will be medalists: Wendy Bruce-Martin (’96 gymnast), Scott Johnson (‘84 and ’88 gymnast) and Fred Tyler (’72 swimmer). “Gold medal” cookies, British-themed edible treats and recreational activities for kids will all be part of the festivities at the Epcot Resort area hotel.

For more information and to RSVP for the event, visit www.facebook.com/SwanandDolphin. (Reservations are not required.)

Jun 12

Third Annual Disney Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic 2012 Dates Released

2011 swan and dolphin food and wine classicDO NOT MISS THIS EVENT!!! Last year my husband and I had a BLAST at the 2011 Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic.  You can see photos and read all about our event experience here…

2011 Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic

Have you ever seen a lobster claw sandwich like that before???

This year’s festivities will be going on Friday, October 12th and Saturday, October 13th, 2012 from 5:30pm – 9:00pm both evenings.

The event has all you care to eat morsels from the top restaurants in the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts. The wine and beer overflow and it is definitely worth the price of admission.  Be sure and sign up for one of the specialty seminars (not included in the regular admission price). This year I am going to sign up for “Beer, Please!”  Special stay and play packages can be booked by visiting http://swandolphinfoodandwineclassic.com/

I’ll see you there!


Apr 12

Who Wants Free Tickets to the Great American Pie Festival Never Ending Pie Buffet?

Great American pie Festival Celebration FloridaThe 2012 Great American Pie Festival® Sponsored by Crisco®

When:  Saturday, April 28th from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 29th from Noon to 5 p.m.

Where:  Lakeside Park, Celebration, Florida. Right outside the gates of Walt Disney World!

What:  Help preserve America’s pie heritage by taking part in the Never Ending Pie Buffet, pie eating contests, pie baking competitions, cooking demonstrations, PieCasso art, the Baker’s Square Pietopia stage with live music and entertainment, games and much more!

Cost: Admission is free; other than to the Never Ending Pie Buffet which is $10 Adults, $5 ages 65 and up; $5 ages 6-12. Five and under are free.

You can view the entire lineup of festivities HERE.

I’ve been given a family 4-Pack of tickets to give away here on the blog!

I would love to hear your favorite memory involving pie.  Leave me a comment below with your favorite memory and when the contest ends (Thursday April 24th 11:59p.m. EST) I will use Random.org to pick a winner from the comments listed below.

Good luck and I’ll see you there! Be sure and bring your appetite!

CONGRATS TO Alissa Enders who was chosen by Random.org as our winner!

Feb 10

The JaMMitors Rap About Volunteerism in “Give a Day, Get a Disney Day”

Disney PaintMy Twitter pal Thomas Smith just reported over at The Disney Parks Blog that the JaMMitors Tour Crew will be showcasing their talents on a 20-city US Tour which has already begun!  Want to know if they are coming to your town? Well, you will have to follow them on Twitter at @DisneyParksTour where they will be releasing clues to their whereabouts!

We got to witness their SKILZ at the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration where they kicked off the voluneer festivities. Check it!

What do you think about their performance? Have you ever seen them out in the parks?

Until Next Time,

P.S. Check out these Giant Canned Goods Stage Props that were used at the recent media event at Walt Disney World.

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