Sunday, January 27, 2013

News and Rumors 1/21/3 - 1/27/13

News and Rumors are gathered from various different sources. All rumors are rumors and are to be taken as such.   


Magic Kingdom

  • A brand new interactive game has been announced for Adventureland.  Known as A Pirate's Adventure - Treasures of the Seven Seas, this new experience will have guests complete five raids in hopes of being able to join Capt. Jack's crew.
  • Mad Tea Party will now have a refurbishment from April 10th - May 22nd.


  • The list of HGTV celebrities for this year's Flower and Garden Festival have been announced.  They are: 
    • March 8-10 – Chris Lambton, Going Yard
    • March 15-17 – Chris Grundy, DIY Network’s Cool Tools
    • March 22-24 – Egypt Sherrod, host of Property Virgins
    • March 29-31 – Brandon Johnson, My Yard Goes Disney
    • April 5-7 – Meg Caswell, Meg’s Great Rooms
    • April 12-14 – Jason Cameron, DIY Network’s Desperate Landscapes and Man Caves
    • April 19-21 – Sara Peterson, Editor-in-Chief, HGTV Magazine
    • April 26-28 – Carter Oosterhouse, Million Dollar Rooms
    • May 3-5 – Casey Noble, Design on a Dime
    • May 10-12 – Dan Faires,, DanMade
    • May 17-19 – David Bromstad, HGTV Design Star, ColorSplash, Design Star All-Stars
  • In addition to the celeb line up, Disney has also announced what food and drink options will be available and where during this year's Festival.  The locations are:  
    • Florida Fresh (World Showcase Promenade)
    • Smokehouse Barbecue (American Adventure Pavilion)
    • Primavera Kitchen (Italy Pavilion)
    • Hanami (Japan Pavilion)
    • The Cottage (UK Pavilion)
    • Pineapple Promenade
    • Fruits By The Glass
Food and beverage options are:
    • Shrimp and Stone Ground Grits with Andouille Sausage, fresh Zellwood Corn, Tomatoes and Cilantro
    • Sweet fruishi, made with fruit and coconut rice
    • Angel Food Cake with macerated Florida Berries
    • Watermelon Salad with pickled Red Onions, Baby Arugula, Feta Cheese and Balsamic Reduction
    • Heirloom Tomatoes are paired with house-made Mozzarella, Minus 8 Vinegar and fresh Basil
    • Pulled Pig Slider with Cole Slaw
    • Dole Whip with Spiced Rum
    • Hot Sun Tomato Wine
    • Chilled Rose Blush Lemonade
    • Frozen Desert Violet Lemonade
    • Strawberry Slush
    • Watermelon Passion Fruit Cocktail
    • Orange Blossom Pilsner
    • Blueberry Blue Wine
    • Passion Fruit Cocktail
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