Walt Disney World

Cirikli Stilt Birds

When you visited Walt Disney World's Epcot in the 1990s, do you remember having a tall bird-like creature nibble on your shoulder? A lot of Disney fanatics fondly recall the Cirikli Stilt Birds with their colorful feathers and sometimes mischievous a...

Ice Cold Sunshine: Inside the Coca-Cola Store at Disney Springs

Coca-Cola will never go out of style. The world's most famous soda brand is bigger than ever at Disney Springs in Orlando where the company recently opened a new megastore. The three-story building's design draws on influences from a 1920s bottling ...

A Bee Empire Expands (at Disney Springs)

Ted Dennard's interest in bees, beekeeping and all things honey started at a young age growing up in St. Simons Island, Georgia. Observing an elderly beekeeper ignited his journey into honey entrepreneurship. His first business came in 1999 when a f...

Dole Whips: Not Just a Disney Treat

For many Walt Disney World die-hards, no trip to the happiest place on earth is complete without the coolest, most refreshing treat on property - the famous Dole Whip. Fans love to rave about this tropical moneymaker. And who wouldn't love it? You...

Moonshine: Disney World’s Most Unlikely Souvenir?

If moonshine is your adult beverage of choice, Epcot has you covered. Since 2014, the theme park has sold two different brands in World Showcase. Firefly Moonshine is a raw corn whiskey that’s made at a distillery on Wadmalaw Island, South Carolina...

A Magical Makeover at Walt Disney World

After nearly a year of construction, the Magic Kingdom's new and improved hub in front of Cinderella's Castle was unveiled last week. While much of the project is finished, Imagineers are continuing to work on certain details, and guests will still f...