Articles Archive for August 2014
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The Walt Disney World Resort has some great merchandise events planned for the month of September.
Artist Greg McCullough will be at the Art of Disney in the Downtown Disney Marketplace on September 3-7 and again on September 17-21.
The Disney Trade Celebration 2014 – Imagination Gala takes place September 7 at the World ShowPlace in Epcot. A limited number of tickets are still available for this Vinylamtion Showcase.
Popular artist Larry Dotson will be at the Art of Disney in the Downtown Disney Marketplace on September 8-11 and at the Art of …
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The Frozen phenomenon shows no signs of stopping.
Disney recently announced that an all-new Frozen special event is debuting in January 2015 at the Tokyo Disneyland Park.
Anna and Elsa’s Frozen Fantasy is scheduled to run from January 13 through March 20, 2015. The special event is themed after Disney’s mega-hit animated film Frozen and will give fans a chance to see the “world of ice and snow created by Elsa’s magical power.”
During the run of the Frozen Fantasy special event the parks’ nighttime entertainment “Once Upon a Time” will feature new …
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Adventures by Disney announced its newest Long Weekends experience and it’s sure to please country music fans.
The new four-day, three-night experience takes place in Nashville, Tennessee – the heart of country music. Guests on the experience will get behind-the-scenes tours of several famous Nashville landmarks.
The experience includes a live show at the Grand Ole Opry with a private dinner and a backstage tour. It also includes a guided tour through the halls of RCA/Stuido B and guests will even have a chance to sing one of the hit songs recorded …
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It’s hard to believe that September starts in just a few days, but there are some great merchandise events happening at Disneyland to get you through the month.
Artists Gabriela Ruis will be visiting the WonderGround Gallery in the Downtown Disney District for whole month. Fans can meet Gabriela on September 6, 7, 13, 14, 27, and 28 from 2-5 p.m.
On September 12 artist Jerrod Maruyama is appearing at the WonderGround Gallery from 5-7 p.m. to debut his latest piece titled “Date Night.”
Miniaturist and sculptor Bob Olszewski will be signing his …
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This time the rumors swirling around social media were true.
Disney is replacing several fan-favorite acts at Epcot’s World Showcase with new entertainment options.
Over the next few weeks fans will no longer be able to see Mo’Rockin’ in the Morocco pavilion, Off Kilter in the Canada pavilion, Spirit of American Fife & Drum Corps in the American Adventure Pavilion, or the World Showcase Players.
These acts are being replaced by a traditional Berber music and dance troupe in Morocco, a lumberjack-inspired show in Canada, a Celtic folk music group in the United …
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Tickets for the 9th annual Orlando Classic college basketball tournament at the Walt Disney World Resort are now on sale.
The Orlando Classic is held on Thanksgiving weekend beginning Thursday, November 27 and continuing Friday, November 28 and Sunday, November 30. The tournament takes place at the HP Field House at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
The teams for this year’s classic include: Georgia Tech, Kansas, Marquette, Michigan State, Rhode Island, Rider, Santa Clara, and Tennessee.
The Orland Classic is a bracket-format tournament featuring 12 games in three days. Each team …
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The Disney Store is continuing the Disney Fairytale Designer Collection with five new dolls arriving in stores in September and October.
This new collection will feature Disney Princesses and their leading men – Tiana and Naveen, Pocahontas and John Smith, Cinderella and Prince Charming, Mulan and Li Shang, and Aurora and Prince Philip.
The Disney Fairytale Designer Collection also includes apparel, accessories, and home items which will be sold online and in select Disney Stores across North America.
The collection is limited to a global edition of 6,000 each and retail for $129.95 …
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Runners are descending upon Disneyland this week for the Disneyland Half Marathon and we have a sneak peek of some of the merchandise.
The Disneyland Half Marathon art that will be featured on the performance T-shirts, hoodies, jackets, pins, and other items features Mickey Mouse racing through Disneyland with a smile on his face.
Other artwork featured on the Half Marathon merchandise includes “I Did It!” with Mickey Mouse and Sleeping Beauty’s Castle. The T-shirts featuring this logo will also have a course map on the back.
The Dumbo Double Dare returns again …
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The hit Disney XD animated series Phineas and Ferb is paying homage to the ABC hit series LOST in an all-new episode next month.
In the episode, a mysterious locked capsule falls in Phineas and Ferb’s backyard and they quickly realize they have unleashed something they can’t control.
Perry the Platypus also discovers that Dr. Doofenshmirtz has been abducted and he tracks him to Seattle where Professor Mystery has a sinister plan.
The LOST-themed episode features a story by Damon Lindelof, the co-creator of LOST. It also stars the voices of Terry O’Quinn …
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If you have plans to attend Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom, there’s a new special event that has been added to the party.
The Villains’ Sinister Soiree: A Wicked Takeover of Cinderella Castle is your chance to meet some villainous guests while enjoying “devilish desserts” and entertainment.
The dining room at Cinderella Castle is being transformed into a villainous area with live piano music and some solo performance by Lady Tremaine.
Guests at Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and the Villains’ Sinister Soiree will receive preferred viewing for the 8:15 performance …