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BabyCakes NYC Possible Return to Downtown Disney Orlando

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - Great news for a lot of our DFB readers today. We've been keeping tabs on the construction at Downtown Disney as this dining and entertainment district at Walt Disney World is transformed into the new Disney Springs. The latest trademark discovery out of Orange County? The potential return of BabyCakes NYC, which closed its doors in the Marketplace earlier this year.

First Look: Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party 2014 Event Map

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - If you want to be ahead of the crowds when you visit Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party this year, well, you're in luck as we have the entire event map at your disposal a little early.

Frozen Characters and Jack Skellington as “Sandy Claws” Added to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party 2014

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - There are a few new offerings to Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom this year.

News and Pesto Knots at Magic Kingdom’s Pinocchio Village Haus

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - When you’re up for Italian fare in a Bavarian setting, there really is only one place to go: the Pinocchio Village Haus in Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland. The main food news from Pinocchio’s as of late has mostly revolved around a rotation of slush beverages paying tribute to various characters from the Pinocchio film, such as the Jiminy Cricket Slush, and the current Lemonade and Blue Raspberry Slushes.

Tree of Life Refurbishment Continues Path Towards Quality at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - Disney's Animal Kingdom has been the runt of Walt Disney World theme parks since it first welcomed guests on Earth Day 1998. Instead of building theme parks that could stand in their own right as better than the parks that had come before, Animal Kingdom was built in an era when the Walt Disney Company launched parks lacking the variety of attractions, entertainment and dining options guests of Disney Parks had come to expect.  But what was there, the core of what was built, from Kilimanjaro Safaris and Countdown to Extinction to Festival of the Lion King were of supreme quality.

11/3/2014 WDW Photo Report: Walls Down at Disney Springs, New Concept Art, Christmas Merchendise

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - WDWNT Reporter Dirk Wallen visited Disney Springs, Disney's Hollywood Studios, Animal Kingdom, and Epcot this week and he has a ton of newsworthy photos to share with us in this huge photo report, so let's get started.

A Visit to the Main Street Market House

Posted By Charlie on Walt Disney World - The Main Street Market House was an opening-day shop for the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. It was sponsored by Smucker’s until 1993. In 1997, the shop was re-designed completely. In 2007, the space was taken over by the Arribas Brothers for the Crystal Arts store. Originally, the Crystal Arts store was in the seating area of the Main Street Bakery.