Disney and Orlando, Florida Holiday Planning - theDIBB

inline imageA couple of attractions have been announced for a short refurbishment in March 2015.

"it's a small world"® - Closed 10th March 2015 ~ 13th March 2015. Reopening on the 14th March 2015.

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad® - Closed 4th March 2015 ~ 7th March 2015. Reopening 8th March 2015.

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inline imageThis year’s Disney Gift Card Holiday Pin Series available throughout Walt Disney World Resort and the Disneyland Resort has a Frozen theme.

These cards come in four different designs featuring your favorite characters from Disney Animation’s hit movie “Frozen”.

Each of these Disney Gift Card designs are available with a starting balance of $75 and also comes with a Disney Trading Pin. Complete your Disney Trading Pin collection with these four new pins, which feature “Frozen” characters Anna, Elsa, Kristoff and Olaf. These pins can only be found with this year’s Disney Gift Card Holiday Pin Series.









For more information or to shop for more holiday designs, please visit DisneyGiftCard.com.

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inline imageOn Thursday 20th November 2014, Disney's Hollywood Studios Guests will have the chance to vote on up to six videos inside of ABC Sound Studio at the following show times, 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm and 1:30pm.

Guests voting will need to be at least 9 years of age or older and all Guests who vote will receive a free AFV t-shirt.

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inline imageDue to the recent snap of cold weather the 8:15pm Disney's Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show at the Polynesian Resort has been cancelled for tonight (Tuesday 18th November).

Guests can either rebook to another night or obtain a refund for this show.

Also Blizzard Beach and Aquatica will remain closed tomorrow (Wednesday 19th November).

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inline imageBeginning the 8th January 2015, the Disney princesses will welcome guests to Cítricos at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa while they spruce up Cinderella’s Royal Table in Magic Kingdom Park. Reservations are available for Walt Disney World Passholders and Disney Vacation Club Members beginning 3rd December. Reservations open to all guests on 4th December.

Cinderella will be there to greet guests as they arrive, and the Disney princesses will visit each table for photos and autographs during the dining experience. Diners also can participate in an interactive “Magical Wishing Ceremony” with Cinderella and the Disney Princesses, with “wishing wands” and “wishing swords” for little ones.

Breakfast and brunch hours are 8 a.m.-2:20 p.m., and cost is $49.99; $31.99 ages 3-9. The experience is on the Disney Dining Plan (2 entitlements).

Cinderella’s Dining at Cítricos
Breakfast and Brunch with the Disney Princesses

Adult Menu


APPETIZERS OF THE COURT

Bakery Basket
Choice of One:
Garden Salad–Artisanal Greens, Endive, Roasted Carrots, Sugar Snap Peas, and
Marcona Almonds with Riesling Vinaigrette
Assorted Fresh Fruits

ENTRÉES ROYALE

Choice of One:
Traditional Breakfast–Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Bacon, and Twice-cooked Breakfast Potatoes
Scrambled Egg Whites, Hot Ten-Grain Cereal, Greek Yogurt topped with Granola,
Whole-Grain Bread, and Fresh Fruit
Steak and Slow-Poached Eggs with Twice-cooked Breakfast Potatoes and Wilted Spinach
Grilled Ham and Biscuit, Slow Poached Eggs topped with Sausage Gravy
Market-inspired Fish with Angel Hair Pasta, and Aromatic Tomato Sauce
Florida Shrimp with Creamy Cheddar Cheese and Smoked Bacon Grits

DESSERT TRIO

Beverages included:
Unlimited Coffee (regular/decaf), Iced Tea (regular/decaf),
Fountain Beverages, and Juices (Apple/Orange/Tomato)
One Specialty Beverage

Children’s Menu

APPETIZERS

Choice of One
Bite-size Cheddar Cheese and Grapes
Garden Salad
Fat-free Ranch Dressing

ENTRÉES

Choice of One
Turkey Pot Pie
Turkey Pot Pie topped with a Cheese Biscuit
Roasted Chicken Leg
Roasted Chicken Leg with Brown Rice Pilaf and Broccolini
Children’s Scrambled Eggs
Mickey-shaped Waffles
Steak
served with Mashed Potatoes and Sweet Corn

DESSERT TRIO

Beverages included:
Milk and Skim Milk
Fountain Beverages
Juices: Orange/Apple/Tomato
One Specialty Beverage
Specialty Beverage Selections
Adult Specialty Beverage Selection
Choice of One
Mimosa
Champagne
Seasoned & Spiced Tomato Juice with Vodka
Cappuccino
Latte
Espresso
Glass of Wine
Children’s Specialty Beverage Selection
Choice of One served in a Specialty Cup
Tink Drink
Lemonade, Orange Juice and Sprite
Strawberry Smoothie

(Menu subject to change without notice)

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inline imageThere are a lot of planned refurbishments to the pools and waterslides at the Disney resorts coming up soon.

We have updated our Refurbs & Closures page to reflect the latest updates.

Animal Kingdom Villas - Jambo House

  • Uzima Pool Slide - Closed 11th November 2014 ~ 17th December 2014
Animal Kingdom Villas - Kidani Village
  • Kidani Samawati Pool Slide - Closed 7th January 2015 ~ 11th February 2015
Art of Animation Resort
  • Big Blue Pool - Closed 17th November 2014 ~ 19th November 2014
  • Little Mermaid Flippin Fins Pool - Closed 20th November 2014 ~ 21st November 2014
  • Cozy Cone Pool - Closed 24th November 2014 ~ 26th November 2014
  • Finding Nemo Schoolyard Wet Play Area - Closed 26th May 2015 ~ 29th June 2015
Beach Club Resort
  • Stormalong Bay Pool - Waterslide - Closed 5th January 2015 ~ 2nd February 2015
  • Stormalong Bay Pool - Lazy River - Closed 2nd February 2015 ~ 3rd March 2015
Coronado Spring Resort
  • Dig Site Slide - Closed 10th November 2014 ~ 15th December 2014
Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground
  • Meadow Pool Slide - Closed 10th February 2015 ~ 17th March 2015
Grand Floridian Resort & Spa
  • Beach Water Activity Pool - Closed 6th March 2015 ~ 9th April 2015
Polynesian Resort
  • Barefoot Pool Bar - Closed 28th July 2014 ~ 31st March 2015
  • Nanea Volcano Pool and Slide - Closed 28th July 2014 ~ 31st March 2015
  • Polynesian Kiddie Fountain - Closed 28th July 2014 ~ 31st March 2015
Saratoga Spring Resort & Spa
  • Paddock Pool Slide - Closed 10th February 2015 ~ 17th March 2015
  • High Rock Springs Pool Slide - Closed 18th March 2015 ~ 21st April 2015
Wilderness Lodge Resort
  • Silver Creek Cold Spa - Closed 3rd September 2014 ~ 27th November 2014
  • Silver Creek Hot Spa - Closed 3rd September 2014 ~ 27th November 2014
  • Silver Creek Kiddie Pool - Closed 3rd September 2014 ~ 27th November 2014
  • Silver Creek Springs - Closed 3rd September 2014 ~ 27th November 2014

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Park Hours - Monday 24/11/2014

WDW & Other Florida Park Hours
Magic Kingdom
Magic Kingdom
8:00am
~to~
1:00am
Epcot
Epcot
9:00am
~to~
9:00pm
Animal Kingdom
Animal Kingdom
8:00am
~to~
8:00pm
Hollywood Studios
Hollywood Studios
9:00am
~to~Extra Evening Hours
10:00pm
Blizzard Beach
Blizzard Beach
10:00am
~to~
5:00pm
Typhoon Lagoon
Typhoon Lagoon
Closed
~to~
Closed
Islands of Adventure
Islands of Adventure
9:00am
~to~
8:00pm
Universal Studios
Universal Studios
8:00am
~to~
9:00pm
SeaWorld
SeaWorld
9:00am
~to~
9:00pm
Busch Gardens
Busch Gardens
10:00am
~to~
7:00pm
Aquatica
Aquatica
10:00am
~to~
5:00pm
LEGOLAND
Legoland
10:00am
~to~
6:00pm
Extra Morning Hours +1 Hour Early Entry for Disney Hotel Guests.
Extra Evening Hours +2 Extra Late Hours for Disney Hotel Guests.
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Disneyland Park
Disneyland Park
8:00am
~to~
12:00am
Walt Disney StudiosCalifornia Adventure 8:00am
Extra Morning Hours~to~
11:00pm
Extra Morning Hours +1 Hour Early Entry for Disney Hotel Guests.
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Disneyland Paris Park Hours
Disneyland Park
Disneyland Park
10:00am
~to~
7:00pm
Walt Disney StudiosDisney Studios 10:00am
~to~
6:00pm
Extra Morning Hours +2 Hours Early Entry for Disney Hotel Guests.
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