The Nutcracker And The Four Realms Gift Guide

The Nutcracker And The Four Realms Gift Guide

Bring the adventure home.

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort Tower To Open Summer 2019

Disney's Coronado Springs Resort Tower To Open Summer 2019

New things are coming to this popular resort hotel.

Tips For Getting A Great Night’s Sleep On Vacation

Tips For Getting A Great Night’s Sleep On Vacation

How to pack in the fun without wearing yourself out.

My 5 Favorite Things About Christmastime At Walt Disney World

My 5 Favorite Things About Christmastime At Walt Disney World

A few of my favorite things that make the season special.

Why I Use The Disney Dining Plan Even If It Doesn’t Save Me Money

Why I Use The Disney Dining Plan Even If It Doesn’t Save Me Money

A Disney vacation is worth more than its bottom line.

About WDW For Grownups

We're a website dedicated to adults who visit Disney World because they love it, not just because their kids love it. Join in the discussion on our forums or find us here:

DIY Disney: Shoes Made To Fit Your Disney Style

Though Valentine's Day is often celebrated with gifts of chocolates and flowers, here's a unique gift idea for the Disney enthusiast in your life: customizable Disney shoes. Keds and Disney have partnered together to introduce DIY Disney, a line of shoes in the traditional, recognizable Keds styling with your own Disney flair.

Sunday Round-Up for February 13, 2011

Be sure to check out some of our favorite Disney-finds around the web this week. We cover dining, animation, resorts and whatever it is that Parkeology is talking about.

Free Night For Packers and Steelers Fans

The Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resorts are offering up a deal that is sure to make both Packers and Steelers fans happy: a free night. You read that right. Residents of both Wisconsin and Pennsylvania who book two nights at the regular rate are eligible for an extra night on the house. For the Super Bowl champs, a bit of extra icing on this deal cake: Packers fans qualify for a free room upgrade.

Disney World tap water: How to make it tastier

Let's all admit it: Disney World tap water is yuck-o! Luckily, there are some creative ways to get around it with some planning.

Star Wars Weekends Dates Are Set

In a galaxy far, far away. . . well, maybe not so far. All of you Star Wars fans out there, mark your calendars for 2011's Star Wars Weekends. Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday from May 20 through June 12, Disney's Hollywood Studios will host the popular, annual, immersive Star Wars Weekends. This is a chance for guests to rub shoulders with a large assortment of Star Wars characters as well as take in special parades, trivia challenges and other themed events.

Disney Songs Set to Be Performed During Oscars

If you like awards shows and Disney music, then this year's Academy Awards will be the best of both worlds for you. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences recently announced performers for this year's broadcast, and the lineup includes two nominated songs from Disney.

Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi, who gave voice to Disney's "Tangled" characters, will sing "I See the Light" while Alan Menken will provide piano accompaniment. Randy Newman will take to the stage as well to perform "Toy Story 3's" nominated song "We Belong Together."

Why Disney Movies Work

What made the recent film, Tangled, work so well is what makes Disney movies in general work so well. Today, Jason and Caitie compare their thoughts on what top five film components make Disney features stand out from the crowd.


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2011 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival and concert line-up

The 2011 Epcot Flower & Garden Festival will take place March 2-May 15, with a new sponsorship from HGTV. Expect celebrity presentations, workshops, new topiaries and of course the famous Flower Power concerts!

Super Bowl MVP Takes Part in Disney Parade

Not long after his team came out victorious against the Pittsburgh Steelers, Green Bay Packers' quarterback Aaron Rodgers exclaimed those famous words for the cameras: "I'm going to Disney World!" And so he did.

Walt Disney World welcomed the Super Bowl XLV MVP to the Magic Kingdom earlier this week. Rodgers, who threw three touchdown passes and helped lead his team to the ultimate football victory, took part in a ticker tape parade that celebrated the Packers' win.

Disney California Adventure: Celebrating 10 Years . . . and a Facelift

Ten years ago today, Disney California Adventure opened its doors and never has quite achieved the attendance execs had forecasted for the park. Some fans and guests would say besides attendance, another critical aspect was not achieved - that expected Disney flair and magic.