Wednesday, December 26, 2007

Happy New Year!

Put on your party hats and sound your noise makers! It is time to ring in the 2008 Disney style! Here’s what is happening at the parks...

Magic Kingdom is celebrating the New Year with extended park hours from 8 am to 1 am. There will be double the parades and fire works to make this night extra special. The streets will be filled with excitement with two showings of the “SpectroMagic” parade at 7 and 10:30. Count down the magic with “Holiday Wishes” fireworks at 8:30pm and “Fantasy in the Sky” at 11:50.

There will be a special presentation of Epcot’s "IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth" laser-light spectacular. Latin crossover band Papo's Groove and DJ Indio Davila will keep you entertained at America Gardens Theatre, while the big band sound of the Tom Butler Orchestra will fill World Showplace. Rock out at Scooter's dance party at the Fountain Stage, or techno rock at the China pavilion, and classic rock 'n' roll at the Italy pavilion in World Showcase. The park will be open from 8 a.m.-1 a.m.

Disney-MGM Studios is still aglow with the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights. Millions of lights dazzle the Streets of America back lot through January 6, 2008. Special entertainment includes three showings of "Fantasmic!" fireworks at 6:30, 8:30 and 10 p.m. and a incredible display of fireworks at midnight.

Join the outrageous street party at Disney's Animal Kingdom for "Mickey's Jammin' Jungle Expedition" parade starring all of your favorite Disney friends. Park hours are from 8 a.m.-8

Keep in mind, Magic Kingdom generally sells out rather quickly the morning of and Epcot, Animal Kingdom, and MGM shortly after so be sure to purchase your tickets in advance and arrive extra early to avoid the lines at the gate.

Thursday, December 13, 2007

Unique Holiday Experience

The Holy Land Experience is an attraction like none other. It is literally a trip back in time. Go two thousand years into the past to the life and times of Jesus of Nazareth this Christmas season and see the amazing show.
The show offered by The Holy Land Experience offers a scale version of ancient Jerusalem with re-enactments of Jesus's life, teachings, and good deeds. The show also includes inspiring musical productions, and new this holiday season are a long list of fascinating, informative, and entertaining holiday themed exhibits including: "The Mysteries of the Magi", the true story of St. Nicolas, "Christmas Southern Gospel", "Ye Ole Christmas Carols", and much, much more!

There is even more good news! Go to the website and ask how you can save as much as 50% by the end of the year!

Follow your North Star to Orlando's Holy Land Experience and experience the birth of the season!

Sunday, December 9, 2007

Atlantis Postponed

The Space Shuttle launch has been postponed with no information for the new date and time. There is a fuel sensor problem NASA engineers are trying to correct before launch.

We will keep you informed on when the next liftoff is scheduled.

Friday, December 7, 2007

Space Shuttle Atlantis

Kissimmee Guest Services has your Space Shuttle Atlantis launch information and tickets to the last shuttle launch from Kennedy Space Center for the year of 2007.

Space Shuttle Atlantis is scheduled to launch at 3:43 p.m. this Saturday December 8, 2007.

Now is the time to purchase tickets so contact KGS to find out about what time to arrive and other specifics. If you've never seen a launching from Kennedy Space Center then you are in for a real treat.

Watching a shuttle launch is a unique and exhilirating experience that you can enjoy this week. Watching the launch sequence, as white plumes of smoke dissolve into crimson flame, hurling the shuttle to the heavens is something we only dreamed about not too long ago.

So get your ticket to an experience like none other today! Make sure to get to Kennedy Space Center by 9:30 AM Satuday morning.