[21 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Mobile Order Coming to Satu’li Canteen, Night of Joy Ticket Information, and More

Happy weekend! Let’s check out the Disney news you might have missed.
Pandora – The World of Avatar opens one week from today (!!!) and Satu’li Canteen will be the first quick service restaurant at Disney World to utilize Mobile Order. This new method of pre-ordering your meals will be rolled out to other restaurants this summer.
Guests visiting Pandora – The World of Avatar have a chance to support conservation efforts on Earth during their visit.
Disney’s Night of Joy 2017 takes place in September and guests will have a chance to …

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[22 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Rivers of American and Disneyland Railroad to Reopen this Summer at Disneyland

The Disneyland Railroad and Rivers of American attractions are scheduled to reopen this summer at Disneyland.
The area was reimagined and the north bank of the Rivers of America will now feature a new waterfront and elevate trestle for the Disneyland Railroad.
The Rivers of America celebrates the Mississippi, Columbia, Missouri and Rio Grande rivers and now also features a new Columbia Gorge section with waterfalls.
In all, five new waterfalls along Rivers of America will be visible from the Mark Twain Riverboat, Sailing Ship Columbia, and Davy Crockett Explorer Canoes.
Guests on the …

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[20 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins the Voice Cast for ‘DuckTales’ on Disney XD

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Tony Award-winning actor, playwright, and composer is joining the cast of Disney’s XD’s DuckTales series.
Lin-Manuel Miranda will be lending his voice to the character of Gizmoduck, a Duckburg hero whose true identity is Fenton Crackshell-Cabrera, an intern working for Scrooge McDuck’s mad scientists Gyro Gearloose.
Gizmoduck’s signature line is “Blathering Blatherskite!”
The cast that also includes David Tennant as Scrooge McDuck, Danny Pudi as Huey, Ben Schwartz as Dewey, Bobby Moynihan as Louie, Beck Bennett as Launchpad McQuack, Toks Olagundoye as Mrs. Beakley, and Kate Micucci as Webby Vanderquack.
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[19 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Support Conservation Efforts on Earth During Visits to Pandora – The World of Avatar

Guests visiting Pandora – The World of Avatar beginning May 27 can support conservation efforts while visiting the new immersive land.
Connect to Protect is a new “mobile adventure” for guests where they can participate in missions on Pandora and help protect at risk animals on Earth.
Guests who are using the My Disney Experience app can instant message one of Pandora’s ecological specialists – Fistimti “Fits” Buckley – once they enter Pandora. Fits will then guide guests around Pandora while sharing conservation messages.
When guests complete one or more missions on Pandora …

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[19 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Vacation Club Launches Instagram Account

Disney Vacation Club members have a new social media platform to share photos and see updates – the Disney Vacation Club Instagram page.
This new page will feature content curated from member and fan-created posts in addition to official DVC photos and images.
DVC members can also check out the all-new Disney Vacation Club forum in Facebook Groups.
The Disney Vacation Club Neighborhood is the official DVC Facebook Group and it is where members and fans can connect without having to be part of the Disney Vacation Club.
When sharing to the DVC Instagram …

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[18 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Adventures by Disney Announce Iceland Vacation for 2018

Adventures by Disney has announced a new destination for 2018 – Iceland, along with reimagined trips in Germany, Ireland, and Costa Rica.
The Iceland itinerary is an 8-day, 7-night vacation that includes visits to Thingvellir National Park, Goðafoss waterfall, and Kerið crater; hiking on the icecaps; a scenic cruise to the glaciers; a humpback whale watching expedition; and more.
Other Adventures by Disney trips have been revised for 2018 including trips to Germany, Costa Rica, and Ireland.
The Germany itinerary now features experiences centered in Berlin while the Ireland vacation includes cultural activities …

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[17 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Mobile Order Coming to Satu’li Canteen and Other Animal Kingdom Restaurants

Guests visiting Pandora – The World of Avatar starting May 27 will be able to use the new Mobile Order food ordering service on the My Disney Experience app.
Satu’li Canteen on Pandora is the first restaurant at Disney’s Animal Kingdom that will utilize the new system and it will eventually be rolled out to Pizzafari, Flame Tree Barbecue, and Restaurantosaurus this summer.
Mobile Order allows guests to pre-order and pay for their food prior to arriving at a restaurant. Once guests arrive at the restaurant they tap the “I’m here” button …