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Celebrate National Margarita Day at La Cava del Tequila for A Special Margarita Flight Today Only

It’s National Margarita Day and La Cava del Tequila at Epcot is celebrating.  Head on over to the Mexico Pavilion and join them for a special margarita flight featuring flavors like guava, cucumber, and passion fruit.

Don’t miss out on this special one day only event!

For more information on La Cava, visit WaltDisneyWorld.com.

House of Blues at Disney Springs to Host ‘Tap Takeover’ Event on March 17

House of Blues Orlando at Disney Springs will host a special “Tap Takeover” event on March 17, 2018.  Victory Brewing Company will be coming out to takeover HOB’s Courtyard craft beer taps! Join them for live music, craft brews and giveaways from 1pm-4pm.

Plus, enjoy special event prices of $6 full pours and $7 flights of 4 samples.

Featured Beers:

Victory Golden Monkey
Sour Monkey
Kirsch Gose
HomeGrown Lager

Be sure to follow the event on Facebook!

Meet Augustus, the Male Baby Hippo at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Animal Kingdom announced the birth of a Nile hippopotamus last month, and now we have a name for the male calf –  meet Augustus!  Augustus, the first hippo born at the park in 13 years,  is now 168 pounds, has a playful spirit and can often be seen right next to his mom Tuma.

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You can check out the video below to see the big reveal

or see Tuma and Augustus on Kilimanjaro Safaris and Wild Africa Trek. To learn more about hippos, visit DisneyAnimals.com.

Mark Hamill to Receive Star on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Mark Hamill, who you may know as Luke Skywalker from the “Star Wars” series,  will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.  According to Variety.com, Hamill will receive the 2,630th star on the Walk of Fame during a dedication ceremony scheduled for Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 11:30am.

The article goes on to say, “Star Wars” creator George Lucas and Hamill’s co-star Harrison Ford will help emcee with Leron Gubler, president and CEO of the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.

“‘Star Wars’ fans will be over the moon that hearing their idol Mark Hamill is going to be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. We are proud to add this extraordinary actor on our historic Walk of Fame,” said Ana Martinez, producer of the Walk of Fame ceremonies, in a statement.

You can tune into the event on the official Hollywood Walk of Fame website.

Congratulations Mr. Hamill!

Disney Planning ‘Muppets’ Reboot for Its Streaming Service

You might have already heard that Disney plans on launching its own streaming service sometime in fall of 2019.  Plans have already indicated the service will feature original programming like Marvel feature films and a live-action Star Wars series as well as remakes and reboots such as High School Musical, a series based on Pixar’s Monsters, Inc., A TV version of The Mighty Ducks, and now we’re hearing THE MUPPETS!

According to The Hollywood Reporter, plans are underway and a search for a writer has already begun. We couldn’t be more excited!  We’ll keep you posted with any new details.