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[24 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Resort Offering Dia de los Muertos Treats

Guests visiting the Disneyland Resort can celebrate Halloween and Dia de los Muertos with special sweet treats.
The Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) treats recently debuted and include apples, cake pops, and Krispie treats that have all been decorated to look like colorful candy skulls. The treats are decorated with caramel, white chocolate, sugar, candy pieces, and even marshmallow flowers.
The cake pops are available in chocolate or red velvet cake and the candy apples are made with tart Granny Smith apples.
Guests visiting Frontierland in Disneyland park will also …

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[24 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Downtown Disney to Officially Be Renamed Disney Springs on September 29

After months of waiting, Downtown Disney will officially be known as Disney Springs next week.
A renaming ceremony is scheduled for Tuesday, September 29 at Waterview Park at 5 p.m.
The official renaming will take place just one day before the grand opening of Morimoto Asia, a pan-Asian restaurant owned by Iron Chef Masaharu Morimoto.
Signs surrounding Downtown Disney have been updated recently with the new moniker, as have signs on Interstate 4.
The backstory for Disney Springs is that it is an early 20th century Florida town that was built around the natural …

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[23 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar Now Open at Downtown Disney

Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar has officially opened in Downtown Disney!
This new watering hole is located in The Landing area in what will soon be Disney Springs and the official opening happened during a ribbon cutting ceremony on September 22.
For those wondering “who is Jock Lindsey?” – he was the frequent pilot of Indiana Jones and he settled in Florida after spotting the waterfront property on a search for the Fountain of Youth.
Jock and the other members of the Society of Explorers and Adventurers would meet in the hangar.
Now, Jock Lindsey’s …

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[23 Sep 2015 | One Comment | ]
Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration to Continue Until September 5, 2016

Disneyland Resort has been celebrating its 60th anniversary all year and the party is going to keep going!
Disney recently announced the the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration will continue until September 5, 2016. So this means if you didn’t make it out to the West Coast this year you have another whole year to celebrate!
Disneyland will continue the Diamond Celebration with the all-new Paint the Night Parade, Disneyland Forever fireworks, and the updated World of Color – Celebrate.
Guests will also be able to enjoy the special merchandise and food items that …

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[22 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Publishing Worldwide Launches ‘Star Darlings’

Disney Publishing Worldwide has announced the launch of a new multiplatform property called ‘Star Darlings.’
This property features 12 unique girls who encourage tweens to celebrate individuality, make positive choices, and show they can make any wish a reality.
The North American launch includes two novels and other Star Darlings content will include a storytelling and lifestyle app, music from Walt Disney Records, an animated series of shorts on YouTube, and a fashion dolls line created with JAKKS Pacific that will be sold at Justice stores.
Each Star Darling has her own wish …

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[22 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar Opens Today in Downtown Disney

Today’s the day – Jock Lindsey’s Hanagar Bar opens at 11:30 a.m. in Downtown Disney!
This new watering hole will serving guests on a first-come, first-serve basis and there are no Advance Dining Reservations. Planning to arrive early is probably a good idea.
The menu at Jock Lindsey’s includes 16 specialty cocktails including: Wrong Island (Siesta Key Silver Rum, Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Tamiami Gin, Tippler’s Orange Liqueur, and sweet-and-sour with a splash of Coke), Cool-Headed Monkey (Starr African Rum, Van Der Hum Tangerine Liqueur, lime juice, watermelon, and pineapple juice), and Anything …

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[21 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Channel Stars to Host Month-Long ‘Monstober’ Halloween Celebration

Stars of the Disney Channel series BUNK’D are set to host the network’s month-long Halloween celebration – Monstober.
This month-long programming event kicks off October 2 and includes the premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie Invisible Sister.
Other events during Monstober include a Descendants Mal-oween marathon and Halloween-themed episodes of Disney Channels shows.
Throughout the month Disney Channel stars will swap series as guest stars on each other’s sitcoms and will make appearances at the same haunted house in New York City for the Central Park Spooktacular celebration. A masked mystery character …

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[21 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Halloween Treats Available from Disney Floral & Gifts

If you’re making plans to visit the Walt Disney World Resort or Disneyland Resort during this Halloween season you’ll want to check out the fun gifts from Disney Floral & Gifts.
Guests at Walt Disney World Resort can order Mickey’s Spooktacular Celebration featuring a light-up Mickey Mouse pumpkin sash on the hotel room door and more surprises inside!
This package also features a welcome letter from Mickey Mouse, a large Mickey plush toy, and a one-of-a-kind keepsake bin full of Halloween candy.
Other items in the package include a blanket, candelabra, luminaries, cobwebs, …

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[20 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar Opening Soon, Pop Secret Named Official Disney Parks Popcorn, and More

It was a week of big news in the world of Disney so let’s jump right in!
As the transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs continues it was announced that Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar is opening on September 22!
The menu at Jock Lindsey’s will include tapas-style dishes and unique beverages. There will be a definite aviation theme to the restaurant, including the dishes used for serving food.
In other food-related news we learned that Pop Secret has been named the official popcorn for the Disney Parks.
Disney and Diamond Foods, Inc., recently …

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[19 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Restaurant and Lounge Slated for Disney Springs

With the opening of Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar next week the transformation of Downtown Disney into Disney Springs continues.
And now we have word of a couple more possible restaurants and bars that might be joining the lineup at Disney Springs.
There are reports that a new restaurant called Walt’s and a bar/lounge called the Neverland Tunnels will be added to Disney Springs in the coming months.
Both locations will reportedly be adjacent to The Edison. While there is no word yet about what Walt’s might be, some are speculating that it might …