As a testing ground for Disney retail concepts, the Marketplace Co-Op will soon transition Zoey & Pickles into a new shop known as Disney Travel-Accessories-Gear, or Disney TAG. Zoey & Pickles’ last day of operation is February 21.
Disney TAG features travel essentials with retro-modern designs for the journey to and from Disney destinations, with products that combine practicality and clever designs. Disney TAG is expected to open to Guests on March 11, 2016. 

The Ganachery (the chocolate shop that opened recently at Disney Springs) is spreading the love this weekend in the form of chocolate and delectable treats.
On February 14, from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., select items will be available for purchase at Senses - A Disney Spa located at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa as well as at Disney's Saratoga Springs Resort & Spa. Guests are encouraged to pair their rejuvenating spa treatments with a sweet treat this weekend.

Combining family, fitness and fun, the annual Brick Dash 5K Run and Fun Walk presented by Sun Newspapers will return to the LEGOLAND Florida Resort on Saturday, April 16, benefiting the Winter Haven Hospital Foundation's Fund for Women and Children. A Polk County tradition for more than two decades, the early morning event formerly known as the Citrus Classic invites runners and walkers of all ages and abilities to enjoy LEGOLAND Florida beginning at 7 a.m.

At this point in time, many of our Readers will undoubtedly agree that Epcot is in dire need of help. This amazing theme park has been neglected in the past, and that is evident from the lack of new (or, at least, updated) rides and attractions.
Fortunately, it looks like something is finally happening. In fact, Guests visiting the park in the next few months will find a new Frozen-themed attraction, a new Soarin' movie, new entertainment, new character greeting areas, and more.

While checking our mail earlier today, we were happy to find the latest edition of Mickey Monitor, the publication for Walt Disney World Annual Passholders.
In addition to the usual special offers and events, we spotted a beautiful, new rendering of Rivers of Light, the new nighttime show that will debut this spring at Disney's Animal Kingdom Theme Park. This rendering includes several new details about some of the props and effects that will be included in the show.

Over the past two days, four rehabilitated manatees were returned to Florida water ways by the SeaWorld Animal Rescue Team and the American Humane Association (AHA) Red Star Rescue team. The manatees were brought in after being rescued for various reasons and were rehabilitated for years at SeaWorld.
Carmine and Leonard, two male manatees, were rescued as orphaned calves in 2013; Sheldon and Bernadette were rescued back in December of 2014.