Tuesday Trivia – Walt Disney World Railroad Locomotives

Magic Kingdom Train Station

What are the names of the four Walt Disney World Railroad locomotives?

Please leave your guess in the comments section and check back on Wednesday, October 1 for the answer!

Daily Dose Of Disney – Animals at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney's Animal Kingdom

Did you know that there are about 1,500 animals representing 250 different species in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park?

Friday Favorites – Best Disney World Party – Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

For today’s Friday favorites, I would like to share with you my pick for the best Disney World party – Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party. This party is held on select nights at Magic Kingdom from mid September until Halloween.  Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party is a lively and light-hearted experience and it is truly a family friendly event. There are special parades, exciting dance parties, stunning fireworks and tons of trick-or-treating stations filled with candy for everyone! My kids and I have such a great time every time we go. Adults and children alike really get into the spirit of the event by dressing in costume, trick-or-treating and dancing the night away with all of the characters. For even more Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party information including pricing, maps, photos and videos, please check out this link or to purchase tickets click here.

So there you have it…my pick for the best Disney World party – Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party!

What about you? Do you have a favorite Disney World party? Please leave a comment!

Daily Dose Of Disney – Harper’s Mill On Tom Sawyer Island

Harper's Mill on Tom Sawyer Island

Did you know that when the waterwheel on Harper’s Mill on Tom Sawyer Island was refurbished it spun too fast to look like a waterwheel from Tom Sawyer’s time? A special dampening system had to be created to slow down the wheel so that it would appear as an authentic antique mill with rusty parts.

Daily Dose Of Disney – Epcot’s World Showcase Germany Pavilion

Epcot Germany World Showcase Pavilion

Did you know that the statue in the courtyard of Epcot’s World Showcase Germany Pavilion is of St. George the patron saint of soldiers? Most true German villages have a statue of St. George as a symbol of protection.

Tuesday Trivia – Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

Big Thunder Mountain Railroad

What are the names of the six Big Thunder Mountain Railroad trains?

Please check the comments section for the answer!

TouringPlans – Classic Misty Fjords Flightseeing Port Adventure

Please check out my latest article about my experience on the Classic Misty Fjords Flightseeing Port Adventure during my Disney Alaska Cruise!

Friday Favorites – Best Disney World Event – Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

For today’s Friday favorites, I would like to share with you my pick for the best Disney World event – the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. This event begins today and is held annually at Epcot from mid September until early November. This incredible festival features 270 chefs and includes more than 25 food and beverage marketplaces scattered around World Showcase, signature dining experiences, food and beverage demonstrations and music concerts. This year’s marketplaces include: Africa, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Brewer’s Collection, Canada, China, Craft Beers, Desserts & Champagnes, Farm Fresh, France, Germany, Greece, Hawaii, Hops & Barley, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Morocco, New Zealand, Patagonia, Poland, Puerto Rico, Scotland, Singapore, South Korea, Terra and many more. For more details and information, please check out this link.

So there you have it…my pick for the best Disney World event – the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival!

What about you? Do you have a favorite Disney World event? Please leave a comment!

Daily Dose Of Disney – Happy HalloWishes Fireworks Show

Happy HalloWishes Fireworks Show ©Disney

Did you know that the Happy HalloWishes fireworks show during Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is narrated by the same Ghost Host as the Haunted Mansion?

Daily Dose Of Disney – Halloween Party Candy

Disney World Halloween Party Candy

Did you know that more than 245 tons of candy will be handed out to guests attending the Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Parties this year?