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Flying Fish Cafe to Serve Breakfast for a Limited Time

Guests will be able to enjoy breakfast at Flying Fish Cafe on Disney’s BoardWalk this fall, for a limited time. Breakfast fare will include waffle with tiramisu marscarpone, soft polenta with fennel sausage, frittata with roasted red pepper and prosciutto and more. The restaurant will offer breakfast from Oct. 1 through Dec. 7 from 7:30-11 a.m. daily and reservations can be made by calling 407/WDW-DINE or by visiting Disneyworld.com/dine

“Rock Your Summer Side” at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

This summer, Disney’s Hollywood Studios is inviting everyone to “Rock Your Summer Side” with a special dance party event each evening from 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. Live band “The Hollywood Rockers” takes to the Sorcerer’s Hat Icon Stage, playing some of the greatest songs of summer. Between sets with the band, a DJ will spin hot summertime hits and guests can get up and dance with some of their favorite Disney characters. Mickey Mouse and the gang will be dressed for fun in the sun, ready to rock their summer side. Guests also can pose for photos in front of a giant postcard to mark the occasion. The “Rock Your Summer Side” Dance Party continues nightly all summer long now through August 22, 2014.

Marketplace Co-Op Now Open at Downtown Disney

A new merchandise location, the Marketplace Co-Op, is now open at Downtown Disney Marketplace. The shop features six boutiques that showcase new and innovative merchandise and will serve as a testing space for new Disney retail concepts, shops and products. The Marketplace Co-Op’s six new boutiques are:

  • Beautifully Disney - A beauty destination from women featuring make-up, fragrance and beauty accessories.
  • Centerpiece - Home products with a Disney flair that includes room furnishings, textiles and everyday ware.
  • Cherry Tree Lane - Accessories for the sophisticated woman with a passion for scarves, shoes, bags and jewelry.
  • D-Tech on Demand - A place to personalize and customize electronic accessories.
  • The Trophy Room - Vintage-inspired, lifestyle sports apparel and collectibles.
  • Zoey and Pickles - A girls’ destination containing the latest trends and glamour for the up-and-coming fashionista.

Part of the multi-year transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs, the Co-Op occupies the space that formerly housed Team Mickey.

Two New Nighttime Experiences Treat Epcot Guests to Food & Fun After Dark

Epcot After Hours Wind Down: Walt Disney World Resort guests can now sample and savor flavors from around the world after the nightly finale with the Epcot After Hours Wind Down, an intimate experience at one of four authentic and exclusive lounges. Award-winning Epcot Chefs and Sommeliers pair a beverage flight with cultural cuisine.

Dates: Thursdays through Sundays
Times: 9:20 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Locations:  La Cava del Tequila (Mexico), Spice Road Table (Morocco), Tutto Gusto Wine Cellar (Italy), Rose & Crown Pub (United Kingdom)
Menu: Selection of appetizers and one beverage flight (cash bar option available to purchase additional beverages)
Price: Adults $35 per person/per location (tax and gratuity not included)

For more information, guests can visit www.disneyworld.com/spring or call 407-WDW-DINE.

IllumiNations Sparkling Dessert Party: Guests can sample decadent desserts from around the world, paired with the perfect international sparkling wines in an intimate and exclusive environment – all while watching Epcot’s nightly fireworks spectacular, IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth.

Dates: Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays
Time: 7:45 p.m. to 9:20 p.m.
Location: World Showcase Plaza
Prices (including tax and gratuity): Adults $49, Children $29

Menu (subject to change):
• Italy: Tiramisu
• France: Vanilla Pot de Crème
• United Kingdom: Shortbread Cookies
• Morocco: Traditional Baklava
• American Adventure: Sugar Dusted Cronis with Strawberry Sauce and Whipped Cream
• Disney Parks ice cream novelties
• Lemonade, coffee, teas
• Sparkling wine from Washington State and Prosecco from Italy

For reservations, guests can call 407-WDW-PLAY or visit Disneyworld.disney.go.com/destinations/epcot for more information.

Senses – A Disney Spa Serves Up Patriotic Seasonal Spa Treatments This Summer

At Senses – A Disney Spa at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort, and Senses – A Disney Spa at Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort, guests can show their patriotic colors and celebrate summer with a seasonal menu of rejuvenating treatments that include a Red, White and Blueberry facial that hydrates and heals, an 80-minute treatment with a cranberry body scrub and slimming blueberry body mask, or a luxurious pedicure with a cranberry and pomegranate sugar scrub to renew tired legs and feet.

These tasty treatments and more are available from June 1- July 31. Reservations can be booked by calling 407-WDW-SPAS or visit www.disneyworld.com/spas/senses for more information.