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Flower and Garden Festival


March 6 – May 19, 2013 is the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival where you can celebrate the great outdoors!

Every weekend during this special time you can catch a Festival tradition, the Flower Power Concert Series. Head over to the Festival Center, where you can experience a demonstration led by HGTV personalities or get tips from Epcot gardening experts. Be sure to visit Festival Center located in Innoventions East for all the details!

festival center

Don’t want to look at a map? Let someone else be your guide!

The Gardens of the World Tour is only offered on select days during Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival

Everywhere you look at the Walt Disney World Resort, the trees, shrubs and flowers play a vital role in setting the stage for recreation, entertainment and beauty.  Disney landscaping has become a recognized show in itself, providing color and enjoyment throughout the year.  Did you know that only…

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Sunday Funnies: Saturday Night Live and the Real Housewives of Disney

Night in Epcot

How magical is EPCOT to you at night?

Under the Sea | A Review of the New Art of Animation Hotel

Are you planning on staying at the new Art of Animation hotel?

Dillo's Diz


When we were younger and a new hotel opened, it was a Dillo tradition to drive over to the new area and check it out. We were always intrigued to see the new theme Disney had come up with, how the pool area may be different than some others and whether or not we would be won over by the lobby alone.

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Mark Your Calendar for 2013 Epcot Flower & Garden Fest!

Will you be attending the 2013 EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival?

Orlando, Florida Guide

epcotflowerandgardenfestivalThe 20th-annual Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will take place March 6 through May 19, 2013, at Walt Disney World Resort. Highlights of the 2013 Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will include festival-themed “culinary creations” and “refreshing libations,” Fab Five Topiary Barbecue, Land of Oz Play Area, Illuminated Gardens, “Monsters University” topiary, Phineas and Ferb topiary, “Radiator Springs” interactive play zone, Fawn’s Butterfly House, daily hands-on gardening seminars and much more! In addition the Flower Power concert series will feature Chubby Checker & The Wildcats (March 15-17), The Guess Who (March 22-24), Nelson (March 29-31), The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie (April 5-7), Paul Revere & the Raiders (April 12-14), The Village People (April 19-21), The Orchestra Featuring Former Members of ELO (April 26-28), Tommy Roe (May 3-5), Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone (May 10-12) and Starship starring Mickey Thomas(May 17-19). The festival is included in…

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IBM Takes Its Think Exhibit to Epcot

Think about how we can improve the way we live and work? Sounds like a good idea. Your thoughts about the IBM connection?

Transportation the Disney Way

We agree with them- do you?


Last weekend I flew to Orlando for a somewhat ill-fated weekend at Disney World with my mom and aunt. Let’s just say my 12-hour delayed flight home was not the worst of the problems…

Nevertheless, I love Disney World, and since my mom and aunt had never been, it was fun to explore everything with them. I love Disney because of the emphasis on imagination and creativity, and the details that permeate everything. This was my fourth trip since 2001, but the first time I stayed in a Disney resort, the Caribbean Beach Resort. I have to say, it was pretty great to be so connected to the parks.

Now that I work in the transportation industry, I saw this trip in a whole new way. I’ve always loved the monorail, even as a small child at Disneyland, and the train that circles the Magic Kingdom, and…

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