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[18 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
New Merchandise Debuts for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Guests attending Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom and Mickey’s Halloween Party at Disneyland can check out new merchandise on both coasts.
The commemorative merchandise includes apparel for adults and kids, a ladies tee, and even a fleece. Each of the apparel items also includes glow-in-the-dark features.
Pin collectors will want to check out the new releases of pins. At Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party there is a limited release logo pin and a mystery set in addition to several limited editions, a tiered box set, and a framed pin set.
Passholders …

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[18 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Reservations Open for The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights Special Events

This holiday season marks the end of The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The fan-favorite holiday light display has been at the park for 20 years but is ending this year to make way for two new lands – Toy Story Land and Star Wars Land.
As part of its last holiday season guests can enjoy two special events at the Lights – a Merry & Bright Dessert Party and a Merry & Bright Dinner Reception.
Reservations opened this week for both events.
The Merry & Bright Dessert Party …

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[17 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
D-Tech on Demand to Debut at Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District this Week

Fans of D-Tech on Demand at the Marketplace Co-Op in Downtown Disney at the Walt Disney World Resort can now visit the West Coast version in Disneyland.
The new D-Tech on Demand location will open September 18 at D-Street in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort.
The new location will feature 10 new designs including art inspired by Disneyland’s Diamond Celebration and some selections from the WonderGroud Gallery artists including Jasmine Becket-Griffith and Jerrod Maruyama.
D-Street in the Downtown Disney District will offer phone cases for iPhone 4/4S, iPhone 5/5S, iPhone …

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[17 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Pop Secret Named Official Popcorn for Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort

The popcorn you know and love at the Disney theme parks is getting a makeover.
Disney and Diamond Foods, Inc., recently announced that they’ve entered into a “strategic alliance” tied to the Pop Secret brand of popcorn. This means Pop Secret is now the official popcorn of Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.
In a press release Burke Raine, Vice President of Marketing, Snacks, at Diamond said, “Pop Secret popcorn and Disney both have deep associations with movies and encourage lasting memories shaped by fun family activities.”
The relationship with Disney will …

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[16 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Hocus Pocus’-inspired Tees Available at the Disney Parks Online Store Starting September 21

Just in time for Halloween and Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party the Disney Parks Online Store will be selling Hocus Pocus-inspired tees this month.
The T-shirts were designed by Disney Design Group Artist Richard Terpstra and they resemble the Sanderson Sisters’ outfits from the film. The images used on the tees are the actual dresses from the 1993 film.
Each tee will also feature a Hocus Pocus logo on the back.
There will also be a short-sleeve and long-sleeve T-shirt featuring a ‘Sanderson Sisters Witch Museum’ graphic.
The Hocus Pocus tees will be available at …

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[16 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
‘A Million Words of Kindness’ Initiative Launched to Celebrate Release of ‘Cinderella’ on Blu-ray

To celebrate the release of Disney’s Cinderella on Blu-ray, DVD, and digital, Disney has launched ‘A Million Words of Kindness’ campaign.
This new campaign was inspired by Cinderella’s mother, who in the film reminded Cinderella “Where there is kindness, there is goodness, and where there is goodness, there is magic.”
‘A Million Words of Kindness’ is an online initiative where you can pledge your commitment to be courageous or kind.
Fans can visit www.cinderellakindness.com and use the hashtags #Cinderella or #bekind and their name and words will appear on the site’s interactive Kindness …

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[15 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar Opening in Downtown Disney on September 22

The newest watering hole in Downtown Disney/Disney Springs is opening next week!
Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar is set to open on September 22, just in time for the crowds arriving for the 20th Epcot International Food and Wine Festival!
If you’re wondering “who is Jock Lindsey?”…we’ll tell you! Jock is the pilot for Indiana Jones and he has a penchant for snakes, particularly his pet snake Reggie.
Rumor has it, Reggie will have a pivotal role in the Hangar Bar, but what the role is remains to be seen.
The menu at Jock Lindsey’s …

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[15 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique to Offer Minnie Mouse-themed Makeover for Halloween Season

The Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique has added a special Halloween-themed makeover this season – a Halloween Minnie Mouse transformation.
This new makeover is available from September 15 through November 1 (or while supplies last) and includes a choice of boutique hairstyling, shimmering makeup, face gems, nail polish, a princess sash, and the Halloween Minnie Mouse costume with matching headband.
The Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is available for guests ages 3-12 years old. At the Walt Disney World Resort this package is available at the World of Disney Store in Downtown Disney and at Cinderella …

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[14 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Clemente League Baseball Teams to Play at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex this Year

It was recently announced that two teams from the Puerto Rican Roberto Clemente Professional Baseball League will play three regular season games at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex this November.
The Cangrejeros de Santurce will play the Indios de Mayaguez in a three-game series on November 20-22.
This will be the first time Clemente League teams will play official season games in the continental United States.
The last time the teams played outside of Puerto Rice was in 2009 when they played the Dominican Republic Professional Baseball League in the Inter …

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[14 Sep 2015 | No Comment | ]
Hong Kong Disneyland Resort Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Hong Kong Disneyland celebrated its 10th anniversary on September 11 with a special ceremony featuring fireworks over Sleeping Beauty Castle.
The resort also announced that it is kicking off a year-long ‘Happily Ever After’ celebration with new entertainment options and more.
The ‘Happily Ever After’ celebration starts in mid-November and will include an all-new stage show, Mickey and the Wondrous Book,’ which opens November 17. The show will celebrate stories including the Jungle Book, The Little Mermaid, Tangled, Brave, Aladdin, and more.
A nighttime show, Disney in the Stars, will include fireworks, lighting …