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[28 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Charms from the Pandora Disney Parks Collection to Debut this Spring

In just about two weeks a new collection of charms from the Disney Parks Collection by Pandora will make their debut in the Disney Parks.
The charms include two charms inspired by Sleeping Beauty Castle at Disneyland and Cinderella Castle at the Magic Kingdom. Both are “dangle” charms and feature the resort’s name on the bottom of the castles.
The new collection also includes a sterling silver charm featuring Mickey’s Fun Wheel from Disney California Adventure and a sterling silver charm that looks like Spaceship Earth from Epcot. There’s also a new …

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[27 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Bags from the Disney Parks Collection by Vera Bradley Debut at Disney Parks

A new line of bags from the Disney Parks Collection by Vera Bradley is debuting today at the Disney Parks.
Unlike their predecessors, these bags are subtle in color and design – they don’t feature the “traditional” Vera Bradley floral motifs. Instead the new Microfiber handbags come in either fuchsia or black and feature a nod to Mickey Mouse.
These new bags will be available as a mini-hipster, tote, crossbody, and a triple-zip hipster. The prices range from $75 for the tote up to $85 for the triple-zip hipster.
Both of the new …

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[27 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Resort Announces March 2015 Merchandise Events

February has flown by and with March almost upon us Disneyland Resort has just announced its lineup of special merchandise events for the month.
On March 7 Disney Ink & Paint artists will be on hand at Disneyana for a special signing and artist showcase. A new limited-edition Ink & Paint cel ‘Jungle High Jinks’ will be available in a number of formats. This cel can also be pre-ordered through March 31.
There’s a special artist showcase on March 7 to celebrate new releases from Steve Adams, Dave Avanzino, Jeremy Fulton, Daniel …

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[26 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
WonderGround Gallery Expanding at Marketplace Co-Op

The WonderGround Gallery is set to expand at Downtown Disney’s Marketplace Co-Op.
When the Marketplace Co-Op opened there was a small fixture area near the front of the store where items from WonderGround Gallery were for sale. The new location for the Gallery will be in the former home of Beautifully Disney.
The Marketplace Co-Op was designed to showcase new and unique Disney merchandise, so the move is part of the plan for the store.
To celebrate the new location of the WonderGround Gallery the Marketplace Co-Op is hosting a grand opening event …

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[26 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Releases Trailer for New Short Film ‘Frozen Fever’

Disney has released the first official trailer for the all-new short film Frozen Fever which debuts on March 13 ahead of the new live-action Cinderella.
In the short film Anna, Elsa, Kristoff, Sven, and Olaf are together and it’s Anna’s birthday. Elsa and Kristoff are busy preparing the kingdom of Arendelle for Anna’s birthday party but things aren’t going according plan.
Elsa is having problems with her ice powers and it looks like Anna’s party might not happen without a few issues.
This new short film is from the same team that created …

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[25 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Neil Patrick Harris to Host All-New ‘World of Color – Celebrate!’ at Disney California Adventure

Neil Patrick Harris is slated to host the all-new ‘World of Color – Celebrate!’ show that opens May 22 at Disney California Adventure.
This special edition of the World of Color show is part of the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration.
NPH will be joined by Mickey Mouse for ‘World of Color – Celebrate! The Wonderful World of Walt Disney’ as the show explores Walt’s legacy of animated moments and his dream of Disneyland. The show ends with a “madcap musical tour” of Disneyland attractions.
The World of Color show uses 1,200 programmable fountains …

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[25 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Atlanta Braves Start Spring Training 2015 at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

Baseball season has started at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Walt Disney World Resort.
The Atlanta Braves kicked off their 2015 spring training workouts on February 21 and the first full-squad workout is scheduled for February 26.
The Braves will play their home opener at Champion Stadium on March 4 against the New York Mets.
Other teams set to face the Braves during spring training include the Boston Red Sox, the New York Yankees, the Detroit Tigers, and the Washington Nationals. The Braves will play 18 games during their spring …

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[24 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
Shanghai Disney Resort Shares Details about Garden of the Twelve Friends

During the celebration of the Chinese New Year, Shanghai Disney Resort announced new details about its Garden of Twelve Friends.
This area of the theme park is an area of the theme park that combines Disney stories with traditional Chinese culture and honors the role of the Chinese zodiac.
The Garden of Twelve Friends also includes a garden wall decorated with flowering vines and mosaics that were created in collaboration with local artists and craftsmen.
Twelve Disney characters are represented in the garden: Remy from Ratatouille as The Rat; Babe the Blue Ox …

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[24 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Drinks and Chef Demos to Debut at Flower and Garden Festival

The start of the 2015 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival is a little more than a week away and we have more details about new food items and other food-related events at the festival.
The Fleur de Lys Outdoor Kitchen in the France pavilion is serving up an all-new grown-up ice pop made with French Peach Iced Tea, Grand Marnier Peach Raspberry Liqueur, and vodka.
Guests will also be able to enjoy the all-new Macaron Guimauve a la Fraise (Strawberry Marshmallow Macaron) at the Fleur de Lys booth.
New beverages debuting this year …

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[23 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
New York Runner Wins 2015 Disney Princess Half Marathon at Walt Disney World

The winner of the 2015 Disney Princess Half Marathon crossed the finish line just one year after breaking her hip and fearing she’d never run again.
Lauren Passell from New York City crossed the finish line at 1:22:59, a time that was almost 30 seconds faster than the second place finisher, Heather Schulz of Orlando. The third place finisher was Mariela Ortiz from Argentina.
More than 49,500 runners – the majority of whom were women – participated in the Disney Princess Half Marathon weekend events including a 5K, 10K, and the half …