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Club Villain Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios in January 2016

If you've ever dreamed of hanging out with some of the Disney Villains, now's your chance. An all-new dance-and-dine event, Club Villain, is headed to Disney's Hollywood Studios in January 2016 at the new Sunset Showcase.

Victoria & Albert’s Once Again Honored as One of the Top Restaurants in the United States

Victoria & Albert's at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa was recently named one of the top restaurants in the country in TripAdvisor's 2015 Travelers' Choice Awards. The restaurant is the only Florida restaurant on the list and is rank 6th out of 25.

Minnie’s Seasonal Dine Will Be Offered Year-Round at Hollywood & Vine in Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Minnie Mouse will be hosting dinner parties all year long at Hollywood & Vine in Disney's Hollywood Studios. This holiday season she's hosting the previously announced Minnie's Holiday Dine, but the fun continues throughout the year with new dinner offering, Minnie's Seasonal Dine.

New ‘Snacks with Character’ Debut at Walt Disney World Resort

In a continued effort to provide options for guests with food allergies and intolerances, Disney has recently launched the all-new Snacks with Character line of Disney-branded allergy-friendly snacks. The new snack line includes cookies, snack bars, and more.

New Restaurant from Chef Art Smith Confirmed for Disney Springs

Celebrity Chef Art Smith is bringing farm-to-fork cuisine to Disney Springs in the summer of 2016 with a new restaurant, Homecoming: Florida Kitchen and Southern Shine. Chef Smith was raised in Jasper, Florida so the restaurant's name is inspired by his heritage.

ABC Daytime’s ‘The Chew’ Celebrates the 20th Epcot Food and Wine Festival this Week

If you aren't able to make to the 20th Epcot International Food and Wine Festival this year, just tune in to ABC's The Chew all this week. The cast of the popular cooking and talk show traveled to the Festival earlier this month and taped a week's worth of shows.

New Chocolate Shop, The Ganachery, Coming to Disney Springs

Chocolate fans are going to love the newest addition coming to Disney Springs later this year. A new chocolate shop, The Ganachery, is scheduled to open at the shopping, dining, and entertainment district before the end of the year.

Tables in Wonderland Price Increases Effective Immediately

Tables in Wonderland, the Disney World discount dining program, has announced a price increase. Members were notified over the weekend of an immediate price increase, effective October 4. The new prices are an increase of $50 over the previous pricing.

New Flavor Lab Research and Development Facility Opening at Walt Disney World Resort

The Walt Disney World Resort has opened a brand-new, behind-the-scenes Flavor Lab where Disney's chefs, sommeliers, mixologists, and even front-of-house managers will be trained. The new research and development facility is not open to the general public.

Rockin’ Burger Block Parties Begin Saturday, September 25 at Epcot Food and Wine Festival

The 20th Epcot International Food and Wine Festival has officially started today. In addition to the Marketplace Booths where you can wine and dine your way around World Showcase, there are many special events planned throughout the festival.

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Pretty self-explanatory, eh? This column highlights all things edible in Disney World parks and resorts.

No matter what else you plan to do in Disney World, one activity on almost everyone's list is eating! Explore Disney World's hundreds of eateries; snacks that have gained cult status with Disney fans; and delicious cocktails, beers, and wines here in our Dining in Disney column.

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A New Bar Coming To Disney's Grand Floridian

Disney Parks Blog announced recently that the new enchantments at Disney's Grand Floridian won't stop with the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique opening in Summer 2019. Mizner's Lounge and Commander Porter's at Disney's Grand Floridian will be closing their doors for good to make way for a brand new bar.

5 Great Spots For A Picnic at Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World is home to more than 100 fantastic restaurants that will cater to your culinary needs, but sometime you just want to pack a meal to be eaten casually in the outdoors. A fun Disney outing that you don't necessarily need a Park ticket to enjoy, why not plan for a picnic on your next vacation. Here are 5 great spots for a picnic at Walt Disney World.

5 Crazy Cookies You Have Got To Try On Your Next Disney Vacation

There are a lot of Disney snacks that get big press, but sometimes you just want a cookie. If you're a fan of these portable delights of chewy and crispy goodness, I've got the word on 5 Crazy Cookies You Have Got To Try On Your Next Disney Vacation.

Top Spots For Brunch At Walt Disney World

Wine Bar George is the latest Disney Springs Restaurant to announce it will soon be serving brunch! In honor of the brand new Wine Country Brunch (that is said to feature a Dole Whip Mimosa) I thought I should share my three favorite spots in Walt Disney World to indulge.

What's Inside Woody's Lunch Box

Guests visiting Disney's Hollywood Studios may shrink down to the size of a toy as they explore the Park's bright new Toy Story Land, but the areas counter service restaurant is serving up big flavors. Woody's Lunch Box has a menu that features kid friendly American fare, soda floats, and Toy Story-themed specialties.

Whimsical Fun Await At Trader Sam's Grog Grotto

Tucked away in a back hall of the Great Ceremonial House at Disney's Polynesian Village Resort, guests will find an unassuming door that leads to a truly enchanted bar. Trader Sam's Grog Grotto is a tiki hideaway that transports guests to a fanciful the South Seas retreat where anything can happen. My daughter and I stopped by on our last trip to enjoy the whimsical fun served-up by the crew.

Crazy For Walt Disney World Popcorn

Walt Disney World know that Americans consume somewhere around 16-17 billion quarts of popcorn each and every year, that's just one of the reasons why you'll find no shortage of the snack throughout the Disney Parks. We love popcorn so much in the U.S. we have both a National Popcorn Day AND a National Caramel Popcorn Day. If you just can't get enough of this old-fashioned whole grain snack that's perfect to pop in your mouth, you'll want to know where to get the goods on your next Disney vacation.

Victoria & Albert’s Remains On Top For Critics

Victoria & Albert's at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa has long been the ultimate destination for foodies to indulge in fine Dining at Walt Disney World. The exquisite restaurant, which is one of Florida's best continually rakes in awards and recognition from the food world. To kick off 2019 with style, Victoria & Albert's has been honored again with the impressive accolades a AAA Diamond Five Diamond Rating, as well as the Forbes Travel Guide Five-Star Award.

5 Reasons You Should Eat At Tusker House

Tusker House is one of the classic restaurants of Disney's Animal Kingdom. This family friendly buffet located in Harambe Village offers breakfast, lunch, and dinner with Mickey and friends. Whether you're looking for a great spot to start your day, or any meal right through until the end of the night, Tusker House is serving up hearty fare for the whole family. Here are 5 reasons that you should eat at Tusker House.

Mac & Cheese Truck Coming To Disney Springs In March 2019

The fleet of food trucks parked on at Exposition Park on the West Side makes for a trendy and tasty food court at Disney Springs. Rolling in this March the fleet will be rounded out with a brand-new delicious addition - the Mac & Cheese Truck. Rich, creamy, and oh-so-cheesy Mac & Cheese is one of America's favorite foods. The new Mac & Cheese Truck is sure to be a hit.