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[25 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Merry Christmas from DisZine!

All of us at DisZine wish you and yours a magical and Merry Christmas!

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[24 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney VoluntEARS Share Holiday Cheer Around the World

It’s the most wonderful time of the year and Disney VoluntEARS have been spreading magical holiday cheer all around the globe.
Disneyland Resort VoluntEARS worked to decorate a 38-foot long CHOC-olate Yule Log to bring cheer to 400 kids and their families at the Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC).
The event also included a visit from Mickey Mouse, Olaf balloons, reindeer games, and a giant gingerbread house.
VoluntEARS from Hong Kong Disneyland visited the Siu Lam Hospital with Mickey and Minnie Mouse where they sang to and danced with the patients. The …

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[24 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Announces January 2015 Merchandise Events

While you might not want to think about shopping anymore right now, give it a few weeks because the Walt Disney World Resort just announced some great merchandise events for January.
Popular artist Larry Dotson is kicking off the New Year with special appearances January 1-4 at the Main Street Cinema in the Magic Kingdom and again on January 8-11 at the Art of Disney in Downtown Disney.
Precious Moments Doll representatives are showcasing this season’s dolls from now through January 5 at Once Upon a Toy in the Downtown Disney Marketplace.
Fans …

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[23 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Merchandise Available at 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon

In addition to the new Minnie Run collection that is set to debut at the 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon, Disney is also releasing a whole new line of race-specific merchandise.
Many of the races will feature apparel items for men and women including Sweaty Bands, Bondi Bands, long and short sleeve shirts, jackets, pins, and car magnets. Participants can also find car magnets for the kids races, Family Fun Run 5K, and the 10K.
The 2015 Goofy’s Race and a Half Challenge is the 10th year for that race and all …

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[23 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Ring in the New Year at Disneyland Resort with Live Music, Food, and More

If you’re planning on visiting the Disneyland Resort to ring in the New Year there are some special entertainment and dining options planned.
Guests at Disney California Adventure can enjoy live musical performances and a countdown to midnight at each performance stage.
Over at Paradise Bay they’ll be counting down to midnight with a display of water, flames, and fireworks. If you need a treat to snack on, guests can find special Mickey Clock sourdough bread and sparkling apple cider throughout the park.
Ariel’s Grotto, Paradise Pier, Wine Country Trattoria, and Pacific Wharf …

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[22 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces New Africa Marketplace for Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Animal Kingdom is set to undergo some more changes in 2015.
Disney recently announced an all-new African Marketplace that is set to open in the spring. The new marketplace will be located in the Harambe area of the park and will be called Harambe Marketplace.
Guests will find new shopping and dining options in the Marketplace including a new quick-service dining location. This new quick service option will offer street-inspired food and beverages served at walk-up windows.
The new Harambe Marketplace area will also offer more shaded areas for relaxing and it’ll …

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[22 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Unveils All-New Learning Initiative ‘Disney Imagicademy’

The Walt Disney Company recently launched an all-new learning initiative, Disney Imagicademy.
This learning initiative is designed for families with kids ages 3 to 8 years old. The program allows parents to introduce their kids to educational concepts in a fun and “uniquely Disney” way by combining Disney characters with research-driven curriculum.
The launch event was held at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum in New York and was attended by the press, consumers, and partners of Disney. Brooke Burke-Charvet is the Imagicademy spokesperson.
The learning initiative features the first Imagicademy app …

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[21 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News: Tusker House Character Meal, New Disney Springs Restauarant, and Disney’s Christmas Parade

As we head into the last few days of holiday shopping we’re recapping the biggest Disney news from the past seven days! So take a break from wrapping gifts and dig in.
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and this year the Disney Parks are celebrating with the Disney Parks Frozen Christmas Celebration on December 25!
This all-new holiday parade event will feature performance and parades from the Magic Kingdom at the Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Park, and Aulani. You can catch this year’s holiday special at 10 a.m. …

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[20 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Perfectly Prepared Princess Package Coming to Disney’s Grand Floridian’s Ivy Trellis Salon

An all-new princess makeover is headed to the Ivy Trellis Salon at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa.
The Perfectly Prepared Princess Package is available starting January 8, 2015, just in time to coincide with the Disney Princess breakfast and brunch at Citricos.
The Princess Package includes shimmery makeup, glittery nails, and hair styling with a sparkly tiara.
Prices for the Perfectly Prepared Princess Packages start at $50 for the princess hairstyle, glitter, and tiara. Princess makeup can be added for $25. A $90 option includes hair, makeup, and a manicure. The package …

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[19 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
STK Orlando Headed to Disney Springs

Another new eatery has been announced for Disney Springs. STK Orlando will reportedly open in 2015 at The Landing area.
STK Orlando is described as a modern steakhouse with the ambiance of a sleek lounge. The restaurant is operated by The ONE Group Hospitality, Inc.
The Disney Springs location will be one of the largest STK locations in the world at 14,000 square feet.
“We are thrilled to join the Disney Springs family with the launch of STK Orlando,” said Jonathan Segal, CEO of The ONE Group.
STK Orlando will join Morimoto Asia and …