21 Reasons that Christmas is the Best Time to go to WDW

The Candlelight Processional brings some huge stars to Epcot (including the always amazing Neil Patrick Harris) to read the biblical tale of a savior born to a virgin in Bethlehem, accompanied by a mass choir and orchestra. Cinderella’s Castle becomes a ‘Frozen’ masterpiece. The holiday lights on the castle elevate the already stunning night-time look of everyone’s favourite Disney icon …

Magical Christmas Memories Week: Epcot

For the next week at Dad’s Blog, we are celebrating the holidays with Magical Christmas Memories Week!  Each day we’ll feature a personal story from our team of their magical holiday memories at Walt Disney World!  We hope you’ll share yours with us too, in the comments below or over on our Facebook page! One of the most memorable experiences …

crowds at magic kingdom

Free Dining and Crowds

A couple of days ago, my good friend Joe Black stopped by and answered several questions about Free Dining. One of the questions that Joe (and I cause I helped) failed to answer was the question about Free Dining and Crowds. I’ve been asked about 10 times about how Free Dining will effect the crowds during the dates of the discounts? …

Is this the end of the Palooza?

As you well know, Dad is deep in Palooza planning. In fact this week we are going to dig deeply into our Epcot plan. Everything has been rolling along swimmingly until Mrs. Mom asked a question this afternoon. A question that might just put an end to the Palooza. (Say it ain’t so Joe.) Before I go in to what …

Adding lunch to Chef Mickey’s

WDW Sept 2008 – Eating at Chef Mickey’s Originally uploaded by PeterPanFan MMMMmmmmm. I may have to adjust my fall crowd calendars. Disney is adding lunch to Chef Mickey’s because of the FREE Dining promotion. That might just mean that crowds will be a little bigger than normal. The next thing to look for is Disney adding hours to the …