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Listen to the Voices of Liberty harmonize

Many an exhausted mid-afternoon have we found ourselves halfway around Epcot’s World Showcase seeking air conditioning and a peaceful respite. For our family, nothing recharges the touring batteries better than a break on one of the benches tucked under the

10 spots to get splashed in the Disney Theme Parks

Visitors to the Walt Disney World theme parks generally know going into the game that they’re likely to encounter some heat. The index can range from toasty warm in the milder months to darn near sweltering in the summer. Much …

Count characters in bloom at Epcot’s Flower & Garden Festival

I don’t garden or tend flowers, don’t cultivate a single square foot of my property, and certainly neither of my thumbs would be mistaken for green. Instead, I’d rather get that green fix at Epcot’s International Flower & Garden Festival

Saying farewell to Ellen’s Energy Adventure

We’re all in agreement that Ellen’s Energy Adventure is a bit of a dinosaur. The education on the origins of energy Ellen DeGeneres receives in her time-traveling trip with Bill Nye the Science Guy was fresh, what, 20 years ago? …

Team up for a game of Mission: SPACE Race

[This post was written by Junior Mouse Holiday contributor Andy, a master at Mission: SPACE Race.]

“And the winner is…………TRITON!!!!”

If you have heard this, you have probably played Mission: SPACE Race. Mission: SPACE Race is a highly interactive …

Playing tricks at Club Cool

Call me a mean mom if you will, but I had Club Cool – the free soft-drink sampling station at Epcot hosted by Coca-Cola – on my WDW checklist for years fully intending to see our kids’ reactions to the

Enjoy: Fish ‘n chips from Yorkshire County Fish Shop

A basket of fish ‘n chips and a Harp lager in his grasp while wandering World Showcase might have been my husband’s favorite memory of a recent trip to Epcot. The highly portable dinner had come from the Yorkshire County

For the first time: Frozen Ever After

If you look closely at the photo below, showing my ecstatic children out front of the brand-new Frozen Ever After ride, you’ll spy the posted wait time for the standby entrance reads 15 minutes. 15 minutes, folks. Practically unheard …

Play Agent P’s World Showcase Adventure!

MH kim possible world showcase adventureWhen this World Showcase Adventure game debuted, Kim Possible and her team were the characters charged with keeping the peace in the World Showcase pavilions. My son had never even heard of Kim Possible, but that didn’t dampen his enjoyment