[2 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News – Epcot Food & Wine Festival Merchandise, D23 News, and August Events at Walt Disney World Resort

Can you believe it’s already August? Summer has flown by this year but that just means we’re getting closer to the 2015 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival!
Disney gave fans a sneak peek of some of the merchandise for this year’s 20th anniversary of the Food and Wine Festival and it all looks incredible. From new Dooney & Bourke handbags to dishes, drinkware, clothing and more there’s something for everyone.
Speaking of merchandise, a new month means a new slate of special merchandise events at the Walt Disney World Resort. This …

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[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media Announce ‘Cards Daredevil Garage’ App

Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media (DCPI) recently announced the new Cars Daredevil Garage mobile app that works with Mattel diecast cars.
This action-packed app gives fans a chance to collect and scan the Mattel dicast cars and use them in the virtual stunt-filled world. A new Precision Series of “detailed and movie accurate” collector diecast cars is set to be released this fall by DCPI. The cars will feature elements unique to each Cars character.
Fans can collect and scan any of Mattle’s 2015 mainline diecasst cars into the app and …

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[3 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District Features Live Music Every Night in August

Guests enjoying Disneyland’s Diamond Celebration will have a chance to enjoy a special nightly musical performance in the Downtown Disney District throughout the month.
Each night of the week will feature a different musical style performed by guest musical acts. The nightly performances are from 6-10 pm. on the Westside Stage.
The musical styles featured throughout the month include: Caribbean on Mondays, Latin on Tuesdays, Country on Wednesdays, Rockabilly on Thursdays, Polynesian on Fridays, Swing on Saturdays, and Top 40 on Sundays.
Every Monday night the Island Reggae Band is performing while the …

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[1 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Announces Merchandise Events for August 2015

If you’re headed to the Walt Disney World Resort this month there are several new merchandise events planned throughout the resort.
From August 6-17 reps from Precious Moments will be meeting guests and showcasing dolls at the Marketplace Fun Finds in the Downtown Disney Marketplace. Doll designer Linda Rick will be on hand for a special appearance August 8-9.
Artist William Silver will make a special appearance August 6-9 at the Art of Disney in Epcot from 12-8 p.m. each day. William will be at the Art of Disney in Downtown Disney …

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[31 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Releases for Disneyland Diamond Celebration Pins

Disney pin collectors can add some new releases to their collections in August when the latest Diamond Decades pins are released.
The Diamond Decades pins are part of the Disneyland Diamond Celebration and several sets are arriving at Disneyland stores very soon.
On August 6 guests can pick up pins for Big Thunder Mountain Railroad, Finding Nemo Submarine Voyage, Haunted Mansion, and it’s a small world.
A week later on August 13 guests will find pins featuring Matterhorn Bobsleds, Disneyland Monorail, Disneyland Railroad, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room. …

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[31 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Animated Series ‘Pickle and Peanut’ to Premiere on Disney XD on September 7

Disney XD’s new animated series Pickle and Peanut is set to premiere on September 7.
The series stars Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite) and Johnny Pemberton (22 Jump Street), and it follows the adventures of best friend Pickle and Peanut.
Pickle and Peanut was created by Noah Z. Jones (Fish Hooks) and the series follows small town friends Pickle and Peanut as they start their last year of high school in a fictional suburb of Reno, Nevada. The show mixes 2D animation and live-action clips giving the series a “quirky nature.”
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[30 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Channel’s ‘Jessie’ Spin-Off Series ‘Bunk’d’ Premieres July 31

Disney Channel’s new comedy series Bunk’d premieres Friday, July 31, following the debut of the Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants.
In the series – a spin-off of Disney Channel’s Jessie – Emma, Ravi, and Zuri have left their New York City penthouse for summer camp at the rustic Camp Kikiwaka.
At the camp, Emma and Ravi are “counselors in training” and must learn to be responsible role models for the other campers. Meanwhile Zuri is making friends with fellow campers Tiffany and Jorge. In Friday’s premiere episode the kids arrive at camp …