Food & Wine Festival Guide

Explore the 2016 Food & Wine Festival at Epcot September 14 – November 14

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Disneyland Discounts

New Disneyland Disney Visa Discount

Save on rooms at Disneyland in 2017! Disney Visa Cardholders can book a 2017 vacation and save. Save up to 25% on premium rooms at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa or the Disneyland Hotel or save up to 10% at Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel for travel from January 8 to April 20, 2017. Valid select Sunday – Thursday nights. Book now through March 9, 2017. Special will be available to the general public on October 26.

Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! Holiday Spectacular

Jingle BAM

Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! will run from November 14 to December 30 and will add a sparkling finale to any holiday visit to Disney’s Hollywood Studios. As the story goes, Christmas Day is almost here, but Jolly Old Saint Nick is gone! Guests will go on a yuletide journey to the North Pole with the elf team of Wayne and Lanny from “Prep & Landing” to search for a missing Santa Claus. The show will feature state-of-the-art projections, special effects, fireworks and even snow. A dessert party will also be offered during the event. For more information, visit our Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! Holiday Spectacular page.

Food & Wine Festival Food Booths

Food & Wine Food Booths

It’s the most delicious time of the year! The 2016 Epcot Food & Wine Festival is underway. In order to plan your experience, visit our Food & Wine Festival Food Booth Menus page. You will find menus, prices, and locations of all of your favorite treats. With over 30 Marketplace Locations, there is a wide variety of items to sample. Plus, consider the Tasting Sampler Package for a fun way to try 8 different items from around World Showcase.

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

If you are a fan of Halloween, then Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is for you. From special parades and fireworks to trick-or-treating at the Magic Kingdom, there is so much packed into this 5-hour party. Since this is separate ticketed event, take a look at our Halloween party guide to plan your planning guide to make the most of your time.

Eat to the Beat Concert Series

Eat to the Beat

Back again as a part of this year's Food & Wine Festival at Epcot is the Eat to the Beat Concert series. This year's concert lineup has been announced. Check out the amazing artists who will perform nightly. Shows are held three times each evening from September 14 - November 14, 2016. Eight new artists like Plain White T's and the BoDeans join favorites such as Big Bad Voodoo Daddy and Blues Traveler. Check out the full list of artists on our Eat to the Beat page.

New Disney Cruise Line Fall 2017 Itineraries

DCL Itineraries

In the fall of 2017, Disney Cruise Line will return to New York with sailings to the Bahamas and the Canadian coast – including a seven-night Canadian Coast cruise. Plus there will be Bahamian cruises sailing from New York, NY. The Wonder will use San Diego as a homeport with cruises to Baja and the Mexican Riviera, and Galveston will again be a homeport with sailings to the Caribbean and Bahamas. For a complete list of itineraries for all four Disney Cruise Line ships, visit our DCL itinerary page.

Walt Disney World's Halloween and Christmas Party Tickets

MHSSHP Tickets Tickets for Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party for 2016 are now available. Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is held in Magic Kingdom Park on select nights 9/2 - 10/31/16 and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party is held in Magic Kingdom Park on select nights 11/7 - 12/22/16. For details, check out our Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party page and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party page.

Movies Under the Stars and Activity Calendars

Movies Under the Stars and ActivitiesMovies Under the Stars are offered most nights at Walt Disney World resorts. End the day with a favorite Disney movie viewed under the stars. In addition, there are many activities offered daily at each resort. Look for pool activities, crafts, or special events. Offerings vary by resort and are changed monthly. For a look at what is offered this month, visit our Movies Under the Stars page.

TheMouseForLess Facebook Group

TheMouseForLess Facebook Group

The Mouse for Less is happy to invite you to join our Facebook group--The Mouse For Less Disney Travel Discounts Savings and Planning. We are here to share our passion for all things Disney, and by extension share ways to enjoy our passion while saving money on Disney vacations or anything Disney connected. We are excited to get this new community up and running, please join us and invite any Disney loving friends to join us as well!

Walt Disney World Discounts

Walt Disney World Discounts

DISNEY PLAY, STAY AND DINE SAVINGS OFFER! Now available to the General Public! Save on your upcoming Winter trip with the Stay, Play and Dine offer. Book a minimum 3-night stay with a dining plan and at least 2-day park tickets to take advantage of this offer. Travel most days January 1 through March 7, 2017. For additional savings, there is also a room-only discount for travel most nights December 15-23, 2016 and January 1 through April 8, 2017. Book by December 21, 2016.

Universal Orlando Discounts

Universal Orlando Discounts

Featured Offer! Stay at one of the three world-class deluxe hotels at Universal Orlando® and get extraordinary savings! On-site hotel guests receive special benefits including complimentary resort wide transportation via water taxi or shuttle bus, early park admission in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, priority seating at select Universal Orlando restaurants, package delivery to your hotel room, use of hotel room key card to charge purchases. Must book by December 17, 2016.

Disney Cruise Line Discounts

Disney Cruise Line Discounts

Exclusive Offer! Book your Disney Cruise with The Magic for Less Travel and receive expert assistance and up to 5% of your cruise price in shipboard credit. This is not a rebate or check you will receive after you cruise; this is a shipboard credit you can use on your cruise! Use your credits for shopping, shore excursions, spa treatments and more. Must book by October 31, 2016.

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