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This Month at Disney World – November 2018

This Month at Disney World – November 2018

Things have been a bit hectic here at casa de Disney Nerd. We apologize for the lack of activity recently. We appreciate your patience and look forward to getting back to sharing our tips and tricks.

There are always new and exciting things happening at Disney World. Here are some things we are looking forward to this month.

Flurry of Fun (all month)

Hollywood Studios is putting its holiday spirit on full display with Flurry of Fun – featuring Jingle Bell Jingle Bam and Sunset Seasons Greetings, and of course decorations and special snacks throughout the park.

Hollywood Studios Echo Lake Christmas

Hollywood Studios Echo Lake Christmas

New this year, Toy Story Land will be get in on the fun with decorations, character costumes, and special snacks. Even Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirling Saucers have new, holiday themed overlays. And, of course, there is an adorable Santa alien popcorn bucket. Continue reading

Epcot 35 Recap and Tips for Future Disney Special Events

Epcot 35th Anniversary Celebration Recap – And Tips for your Future Disney Celebration Adventures

I am so lucky because on Sunday October 1, 2017, I got to attend the Epcot 35th Anniversary Celebration. As all the merchandise says – I was there!

For those who don’t know, Epcot was founded (as EPCOT Center) on October 1, 1982 making Sunday, October 1, 2017 the 35th Anniversary of Epcot’s grand opening.

I really feel privileged to have been able to go to the celebration. I’ve never been to a special event or celebration at Disney before. Luckily this one was on a Sunday, so I didn’t even have to take off work.

To be clear the anniversary celebration was open to all those with tickets, including Annual Passholders; it was not a hard ticket event or anything like that. Still, I’m so glad I was able to go.

This post is a recap of the Epcot 35th Anniversary celebration, including all the little touches that Disney added to make the day at Epcot special. I’ve also included tips, tricks, and hints I picked up for what I hope will be my, and your, next Disney celebration adventure. Continue reading