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Weekly Focus: Top 5 Tips for Visiting with Young Children

Baby Care Centres Located in each of the Walt Disney World theme parks there are Baby Care Centres. These offer safe and quieter areas to feed and care for your little ones before heading back into the magic of the theme parks. Facilities offered are: Private nursing room with rocking chairs Changing room with tables … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Top 5 Tips for Visiting with Young Children

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Weekly Focus: Springtime in the Sunshine – Flower and Garden Festival at Epcot

Epcot in Bloom Each Spring, Epcot comes alive with Springtime colour and flavours! The Flower and Garden Festival normally runs from the beginning of March through to the end of May. The festival is bursting with farm-to-table flavors, brilliant blooms, interactive playgrounds, exhibits and special entertainment including concerts on select dates. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0IYGXdVL5PQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kejv9Xxgm0k Springtime Celebration … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Springtime in the Sunshine – Flower and Garden Festival at Epcot

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Weekly Focus: Springtime in the Sunshine – Mardi Gras

Florida’s Biggest Party! Celebrate the New Orleans way at Universal Orlando Resort’s Mardi Gras festival which runs each year in February and March. Designed to be a family friendly celebration, everyone can join in the fun. The festivities are included with general park admission with a parade each night during the festival. Some events are … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Springtime in the Sunshine – Mardi Gras

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Weekly Focus: Springtime in the Sunshine – Festival of the Arts

A New Springtime Festival As we are now in the month of March, our Weekly Focus articles will take on a new theme. This month we will be looking at the Springtime events that the theme parks have to offer. The Spring is a great time to visit the parks. If you avoid the national … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Springtime in the Sunshine – Festival of the Arts

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Weekly Focus: Pandora – The World of Avatar

Pandora – The World of Avatar to open soon Coming in 2017 is one of Walt Disney World’s largest projects that seems to have been in the making for years! Pandora: The World of Avatar will open at Disney’s Animal Kingdom will open on May 27th 2017. Although if you are visiting just before this … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Pandora – The World of Avatar

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Weekly Focus: Orlando City Soccer Stadium

New State of the Art Stadium Located two blocks away from the Amway Centre in Downtown Orlando, the new and improved Orlando City Soccer Stadium is due to open in 2017. The venue is home to both Orlando City and Orlando Pride teams. If your family are planning a holiday in Orlando, a sporting event … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Orlando City Soccer Stadium

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Weekly Focus: Jimmy Fallon’s Race Through New York

An All-New Attraction Replacing the Twister attraction, Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon is set to open on April 6th 2017. Guests will work their way through an accurate recreation of 30 Rock before making their way to Studio 6B. Here, guests will board the world’s first flying theatre. Jimmy himself will then race … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Jimmy Fallon’s Race Through New York

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Weekly Focus: Additions to Disney’s Entertainment District in 2017

Walt Disney World Resort’s Entertainment Disctrict It feels as though the expansion and redevelopment of Disney Springs (previously Downtown Disney) has been going on forever. But we think there is light at the end of the tunnel this year! With the Town Centre district now open as well as the new parking garages, most of … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Additions to Disney’s Entertainment District in 2017

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Weekly Focus: Coming in 2017

Universal’s Newest Park – Volcano Bay Water Park! Welcome to this week’s Weekly Focus (after an extended Christmas break!). With so many new and exciting things coming to Orlando and it’s theme parks in 2017 it is only natural that the theme is ‘Coming in 2017’! This theme will most likely extend into February and … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Coming in 2017

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Weekly Focus: Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Merry and Bright! One of the most popular seasonal events in Disney’s calendar is the ticketed Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. Run in a similar fashion to the ticketed Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party, the Christmas celebration runs on select nights in November and December. This is an exclusive event for those that purchase … Continue reading Weekly Focus: Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

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