2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Eat To The Beat Concert Line-up

2018 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Eat To The Beat Concert Line-up

Sip, stroll, and soak up the sounds.

An Infinity Stone Primer Before You See Avengers: Infinity War

An Infinity Stone Primer Before You See Avengers: Infinity War

Get ready to help save the universe.

Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Lights Up This Summer With H2O Glow Nights

Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Lights Up This Summer With H2O Glow Nights

Make a splash at Typhoon Lagoon

FastPass+ Reservations Open And Bonus Hours Announced For Toy Story Land

FastPass+ Reservations Open And Bonus Hours Announced For Toy Story Land

Get Planning for Toy Story Land

Night Owls Can Enjoy Venues After 10PM At Disney Springs

Night Owls Can Enjoy Venues After 10PM At Disney Springs

Disney Sprigs is the spot to spend your summer nights.

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English Crew Member Missing From Disney Wonder Cruise Ship

Rebecca Coriam, a 24-year-old Disney Wonder crew member, was reported missing from the cruise ship this past week.

The 1,754-passenger ship was at sea this past Tuesday after setting out from its home port of Los Angeles when the crew member didn't show up for the start of her shift.

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Disney CEO Honored at Alzheimer's Association Event

The 19th annual "A Night at Sardi's" event was held recently in Los Angeles with Disney CEO Bob Iger as the evening's honoree. Raising more than $1.6 million for the Alzheimer's Association, the event drew some 900 guests including some top names in entertainment.

Best Job in Disney World...or the Worst?

I ventured back to Karamell Kuche in Epcot's Germany pavilion recently to pick up some caramel corn. As I was waiting in line I watched one of the cast members there dipping strawberries into the chocolate. I thought to myself: "That must be the best job in the world." I mean it's like working in a rainbow factory or being a unicorn handler. What could be better than spending the day manufacturing pure wonder.

5 most thrilling rides at Disney World

Some Disney World guests prefer the calmer Omnimover or boat rides, while others look for heart-pounding, stomach-churning thrills. If it's thrills you're looking for, then boy, have we got some here!

One of my favorite things about Disney World is the variety of attractions -- there's something for every age and every personality. Some prefer the calmer Omnimover or boat rides, while others look for heart-pounding, stomach-churning thrills.

Second Round of Layoffs for Disney Interactive Media Group

Disney Interactive Media Group recently laid off 80 employees as part of the two co-presidents' plans for restructuring. This is the second round of layoffs for DIGM, with 200 employees laid off in January 2011.

A statement was released by Disney in which the layoffs were deemed "as part of setting a strategic direction for future success in digital media."

Hidden Mickeys by Steven Barrett

Have you heard about the Hidden Mickey guy? Steve Barrett is the author of Hidden Mickeys: A Field Guide to Walt Disney World's Best Kept Secrets. It's a fun look at all the different hidden Mickeys all over Walt Disney World property.

Ridley Pearson Kicking Off 'Kingdom Keepers IV' Book Tour in Downtown Disney

Ridley Pearson will be at Downtown Disney April 4 to kick off a book tour promoting his newest novel "Kingdom Keepers IV: Power Play." After a stop at Disney's Hollywood Studios April 5, the tour brings the author to both coasts as well as points in between.

"Kingdom Keepers IV: Power Play" is the latest installment in the popular young adult series that features teenagers taking on the dark forces lurking around Walt Disney World.

Here's the complete list of dates and places for the upcoming book tour:

MONDAY, APRIL 4
4:00pm-7:00pm
Once Upon a Toy
Downtown Disney Marketplace

Top 5 reasons to stay at Polynesian Resort

Sandy shores. Drum beats. Pineapple drinks with paper umbrellas. This is the Polynesian Resort, and here are the top 5 reasons why you should stay there!

New Medal for 2012 Disney Marathon Weekend

Runners, lace up your shoes for the 2012 Disney Marathon weekend, which is set for January 5 through January 8. Registration opened up this past week, and runners have several options to choose from.

The Disney Marathon is a 26.2 mile course that winds its way throughout the four parks. Those wanting to participate in the marathon, but not wanting to run the full distance, can pair up with a partner for the Disney Marathon Relay in which each runner will be responsible for 13.1 miles. Both options will share the same course.

The Lawnmower Tree

Fort Wilderness Resort, located on Bay Lake near Wilderness Lodge and just past the old River Country water park, is one of the most historical locations in Walt Disney World.

One of the original "resorts" in the park, this campground, which has expanded now to include cabins, has its own following of dedicated fans, and is the site of many fan favorite attractions, like Hoop Dee Doo Musical Revue and Trail's End Restaurant.