Tag Archives: Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

Disney’s Pin Trading Orange Bird Pins

I won’t bore you with a long drawn out explanation of who the Orange Bird is, but if you’re interested in a bit of his history, you can check out my earlier post here. But this post is more for … Continue reading

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Fantasia 2000 Press Kit with EPCOT Flamingo

This Fantasia 2000 Press Kit is a special find! It contained everything a reporter would need to promote the film. Walt Disney was always looking for ways to push the boundaries of animation but in 1940 he may have pushed … Continue reading

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EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival Birdhouses

The year is 2010. The place is the Epcot Flower and Garden Festival. The time of day is dusk. The tenants are nestled in for the night I like the way dawn and dusk can wash out the background in … Continue reading

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Disney Trip Splurges That Won’t Break Your Wallet

Today we are sharing ways to splurge on your next Disney trip that won’t break your wallet, the bank, or the trunk of your car! If you’re like me, you take an extra suitcase with you on your Disney vacations … Continue reading

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Events: EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival

A Look Beyond the Flowers and Seminars And beyond the awesome topiaries too! Today we are discussing the Flower and Garden Festival held each year in Epcot at Walt Disney World. My wife and I have only attended this event … Continue reading

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How to Get Your Newborn Ready for Disney

It’s never too early. How many times have we heard that old chestnut? Well, in the case of developing an appreciation for Disney, it rings true! So today I present a list that every expecting and self-respecting Disney Fan should read. … Continue reading

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Fantasia 2000 Flamingo with Mickey Ears

This very amusing, and amused looking, flamingo, comes from the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival, circa 2011. Of course he’s happy, he was at Walt Disney World! But first he was one of the stars of the Fantasia reboot … Continue reading

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Mickey Garden Gnome

You just never know who may show up in your garden: This little guy comes from the 2011 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival. Every garden needs a gnome. Add a love of Disney, and this is a no brainer, … Continue reading

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