My family is planning a trip to WDW for a week in Oct, 2011. Is there anything special going on at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex during that month? Our 2 boys (11 and 6) LOVE sports and thought it would be a nice surprise.
- Asked by Kim from NY on 2/17/2011
The ESPN Wide World of Sports has a great website that provides event information for you. Right now, they have 3 events listed for October:
Wine and Dine Half Marathon weekend (Sept. 30-Oct. 1)
Mixed co-ed Fall Festival... read more
Hi , on the princess marathon week-end will the resort buses be running to the EXPO for packet pick-up and then to a theme park from the EXPO will be flying in and won't have a car and didn't really want to rent one Thanks!
- Asked by Jessica from MI on 10/2/2010
Jessica, I'm so impressed! I just did the Wine and Dine 5K at Disney and that was a struggle! I cheered on the 1/2 marathoners and was so impressed with their endurance. The thought of a full marathon leaves me shaking!
There are... read more
Are there general tours of WWS? Braves won't be playing when we are there, and wondering if there are tours of the cool stadium or other activities, for two people in their 60s, (huge sports fans) to take in. Complex looks amazing!
- Asked by Laura from OH on 2/27/2010
Hi Laura, Thanks for visiting the Moms Panel!
I recently had the amazing opportunity to attend the ESPN Wide World of Sports Grand Opening events. You are correct, the complex is amazing. I recommend that everyone take the chance to explore the... read more
We are visiting Feb 22-28 and was wondering if there is a way to get an activities schedule for WWofS. Avid baseball fans and would like to find more information on Braves Spring Training practice schedules. Are all workouts open to public? Thanks
- Asked by Ben on 2/4/2009
You can find the event calendar for Wide World of Sports on the website, www.disneyworldsports.com . You can click here to link you to the calendar page. This is always a fun time at Disney with the Braves Spring Training taking place. You can... read more
I trying to book the "Richard Petty Driving Experience" for my husband but can't figure out how to do it. Do you have a contact number or website that can help me? Thanks!
- Asked by Rachel from VA on 2/8/2008
Your husband is a lucky guy! My husband did a program very similar to the Richard Petty program and loved it. For more information about how to book this experience, where you learn to drive a real racecar, call 1-800-BE-PETTY.Have a great trip! read more