PHOTOS, VIDEO: 2024 Mardi Gras Parade Featuring Extinct Disney Parks Parades at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort

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Disney’s Port Orleans Resort hosted another successful Mardi Gras parade this year, featuring Princess Tiana and golf carts decorated by Cast Members. Disney’s Port Orleans Resort Mardi Gras Parade Cast Members were dressed in purple and green with Mardi Gras beads. A Cast Member led the Mardi Gras parade in a surrey bike. The Walt … Read more

PHOTOS: Pool and Bar Under Refurbishment at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort — French Quarter

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Doubloon Lagoon pool and Mardi Grogs pool bar are currently closed as they undergo a routine refurbishment at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort — French Quarter. Guests hoping to head toward the pool area of Disney’s Port Orleans Resort — French Quarter are met with A-frame signs letting them know that the pool area, including Doubloon … Read more

REVIEW: Limited-Time Bananas Foster Beignets Available for Mardi Gras at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort

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Celebrate Mardi Gras at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter with the new bananas foster beignets. This treat is available through February 29 at Scat Cat’s Club – Café. Bananas Foster Beignets – $7.99 A trio of honey-glazed Mickey-shaped beignets with a house-made bananas foster sauce Rating out of 7: 5 Each beignet is covered … Read more

REVIEW: Hot Cocoa Mickey Beignets Ring In The Season at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter

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At Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter, these hot cocoa Mickey beignets are the perfect treat to celebrate the cooler temperatures…or a terrible holiday disaster, depending on how you choose to eat them. Hot Cocoa Mickey Beignets – $7.79 for 3 Trio of Mickey-shaped Beignets with a dusting of Hot Cocoa Powder, Fudge Drizzle, Snowflake … Read more

PHOTOS: Disney’s Port Orleans Resort French Quarter & Riverside Decorate with Garlands, Wreaths, and Christmas Trees

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Before celebrating Mardi Gras, Disney’s Port Orleans Resort decorates for Christmas with garlands, trees, and more. French Quarter leans into the spirit of Mardi Gras with purple, gold, and green décor, while Riverside has more traditional Christmas decorations. Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter Garlands are wrapped around the lampposts of French Quarter. Wreaths also … Read more

REVIEW: New ‘Haunted Mansion’ Cookies & Cream Beignets From Scat Cat’s Club at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter

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Haunted Mansion treats have arrived at Walt Disney World Resort in honor of the new film. At Scat Cat’s Club in Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter, guests will find new Mickey-shaped Haunted Mansion beignets, as well as the Playful Spirits Margarita. We visited the resort to try the new beignets. At Scat Cat’s Club … Read more

Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside Bridge Closing for Refurbishment on Select Days, Carriage Rides Rerouted


At Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside, the bridge connecting Ol’ Man Island and Magnolia Bend is closing periodically this month for refurbishment. Riverside Bridge Closure From July 27 through 28, the bridge will be closed at 8:00 a.m. each morning. It will reopen at 5:30 p.m. for pedestrians and evening carriage rides. Previously, the … Read more

Fourth of July Sweets & Snacks for Walt Disney World and Disneyland Announced, Including Red, White, and Blue Mozzarella Dog

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The Fourth of July is just around the corner and Disney culinary teams are concocting America-inspired fare at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort. If you’re looking for sweet or savory selections to satisfy your taste buds, you can indulge in new items like the Fourth of July Shake from Sunshine Seasons and the Red, White & Blue Sundae … Read more

PHOTOS: Tour a Guest Room with Space For a 5th Sleeper at Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside Resort

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Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside Resort is a moderate resort option at Walt Disney World that many guests love for its southern charm. It is located along the Sassagoula River with boat access to both Disney Springs and its sister resort, Port Orleans French Quarter. Join us today as we take a tour of a 5th … Read more

PHOTOS, VIDEO: 2023 Mardi Gras Pargo Parade at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort Features Carts Inspired by Walt Disney World Hotels

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Happy Fat Tuesday! We visited Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter this morning for their annual Mardi Gras Pargo Parade. Cast Members decorate golf carts and guests can vote for their favorites by scanning the QR code on display near the parade route. Last year’s golf cart “floats” were inspired by Walt Disney World attractions … Read more

New Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside Ball Cap and Corkcicle Bottle

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Fulton’s General Store at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside has a new ball cap and Corkcicle bottle inspired by the resort. Port Orleans – Riverside Ball Cap – $22.99 The cap is orange with a blue brim. A blue and white patch for the resort is on the front. Port Orleans – Riverside Corkcicle … Read more

REVIEW: New Tiana-Inspired Wishing On Stars Cake Arrives at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort for World Princess Week

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Among the new treats available at Walt Disney World for World Princess Week is the Princess Tiana-inspired Wishing On Stars cake. You can grab this dessert from Sassagoula Floatworks and Food Factory at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter. Wishing on Stars – $6.29 Banana cream pie mousse, white chocolate feuilletine crunch, olive oil cake, … Read more

Tiana Ornament, Magnets, Tee, and Tervis Tumbler Debut at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter

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Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – French Quarter has a new ornament, Tervis tumbler, and more featuring Tiana from “The Princess and the Frog.” We found these in Jackson Square Gifts & Desires. Tiana Ornament – $29.99 This ornament has a blue ribbon. Tiana is featured in her green wedding dress. She is in a sparkling … Read more

Disney Responds to Criticism Over Donations to ‘Don’t Say Gay’ Sponsors, Alternative Missions Offered to Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser Guests When Rise of the Resistance is Down, & More: Daily Recap (3/4/22)

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We bring you a lot of stories every single day. Sometimes it’s hard to keep up. So in case you missed anything from our feed, we have rounded up all our stories in one place to get the news at a glance. Here is your Daily Recap for Friday, March 4, 2022. Walt Disney World EPCOT … Read more

Mardi Gras Parade 2022 Features Princess Tiana & 50th Anniversary-Themed Carts at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort

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Disney’s Port Orleans Resort held their annual Mardi Gras parade today, featuring decked-out golf carts and Princess Tiana herself. Cast Members led the parade with a Mardi Gras 2022 banner. They were followed by a smartly-dressed jazz band. Tiana rode in a horse-drawn carriage. Tiana was followed by a cart simply decorated for Mardi Gras … Read more

Carriage Rides Returning to Disney’s Port Orleans Resort –Riverside on February 4

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Carriage rides will be returning to Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside starting tomorrow, February 4, 2022. Here’s information about the carriage rides: You’ll board your horse-drawn carriage for a 25-minute ride at the Riverside Levee Marina at Disney’s Port Orleans Resort – Riverside. Carriages fit up to 4 adults, or 2 adults and 3 small children. … Read more