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[31 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: New DFB Guide, Celebrate Chinese New Year, and More

We did it! We made it through January! And it’s been another great week of Disney news so let’s dive right in!
The Disney Food Blog is celebrating the grand launch of the DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2016 e-book!
The e-book is an instantly downloadable PDF that features more than 530 full-color pages of photographs, information, and advice about food and dining in Walt Disney World.
The guide includes a 5-step strategy for Disney dining planning; an in-depth look at every Walt Disney World restaurant, kiosk, bar, and lounge; free …

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[30 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Announces Deal for Residents of the Super Bowl States

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin is once again rewarding football fans with its official deal for residents of the Super Bowl team states.
The “I’m off to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel” deal is for residents of North Carolina, South Carolina, and Colorado. Residents will receive a free night at the hotel when they book two nights at the standard room rate before February 29.
This deal is good through January 31, 2017.
In addition to that deal, residents of the winning team’s state will receive a complimentary …

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[29 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate the Year of the Monkey With Special Menus at Nine Dragons and Morimoto Asia

Two Walt Disney World Resort restaurants are celebrating the Chinese New Year with special menu items next month.
The Year of the Monkey begins February 8 and Nine Dragons is celebrating with a special prix fixe lunch menu for $17.98. This menu will be available until January 27, 2017 and it features three courses starting with spring rolls or pot stickers, three choices for entrees, and then dessert.
The entrée choices are: Happy Family, Moo Goo Gai Pan, or General Tso’s Chicken Buns Lunch Box.
Nine Dragons will also feature three steamed buns …

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[29 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney Food Blog Announces Grand Launch of the ‘DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2016′ E-book

The Disney Food Blog is celebrating the grand launch of the DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2016 e-book.
The e-book is an instantly downloadable PDF that features more than 530 full-color pages of photographs, information, and advice about food and dining in Walt Disney World.
The guide includes a 5-step strategy for Disney dining planning; an in-depth look at every Walt Disney World restaurant, kiosk, bar, and lounge; free downloadable worksheets for trip planing; sample itineraries; and much more.
The DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2016 also features a …

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[28 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
‘The Wonderful World of Disney: Disneyland 60’ Set to Air February 21

The Disneyland Resort’s Diamond Celebration continues this year with a two-hour television event, The Wonderful World of Disney: Disneyland 60 airing Sunday, February 21 on ABC.
The show is hosted by Dancing with the Stars’ Derek Hough and will feature scenes from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood and landmarks at Disneyland including Sleeping Beauty Castle and Cars Land.
The Wonderful World of Disney special will also include many special appearances including a performance by Sir Elton John. He’ll be performing ‘Circle of Life’ from Disney’s The Lion King and his new song …

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[28 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
New Hand-Painted Goofy Ink & Paint Cel Debuts at Walt Disney World Resort

Fans or collectors of the hand-painted Ink & Paint Cels at Disney Parks will be happy to hear that a new piece is debuting at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Arriving March 12 at Stage 1 Company Store is an all-new hand-painted Ink & Paint Cel featuring Goofy. The “Goofy Sport” piece features Goofy, Mickey Mouse, and Donald Duck playing soccer in a stadium.
The cel is limited to an edition size of just 300 and will be available unframed for $125, black framed for $215, black framed with mounted pin for $245, and …

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[27 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
Report: Great Wolf Resorts Purchases 50 Acres of Land Near Walt Disney World Resort

Great Wolf Resorts has reportedly purchased 50 acres of land near the Walt Disney World Resort for $23 million.
According to reports Great Wolf – the Wisconsin-based water park resort chain – is going to build an 800-unit hotel across I-4 from Disney Springs.
The purchase was made by GWR Orlando Property Owner which is a Great Wolf affiliate. The land is located next to the Sheraton Vistana Resort Villas.
There are 14 Great Wolf Resorts in the United States but this would be the first in Florida and it might feature and …

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[27 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
Olaf from ‘Frozen’ Set to Appear on Disney Channel’s ‘Sofia the First’

Olaf, the summer-loving snowman from Disney’s Frozen will make his debut on Disney Channel’s Sofia the First.
His appearance follows the Disney Channel broadcast premiere of Disney’s Frozen on Sunday, February 14.
The Sofia the First episode on February 15, The Secret Library: Olaf and the Tale of Miss Nettle,’ is the second episode of a four-party story arc.
Josh Gad reprises his role as the voice of Olaf in the episode, and Megan Mullally is the voice of Miss Nettles.
Other actors lending their voices to the episode include Hugh Bonneville as the …

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[26 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
New Comedy Series ‘Stuck in the Middle’ to Premiere on Disney Channel on February 14

A brand-new family comedy series is coming to Disney Channel in February.
The series, Stuck in the Middle, stars Jenna Ortega (Elena of Avalor) as tween Harley Diaz, “the middle child in a bustling household of nine.”
The show will air as a full-episode preview on Sunday, February 14, and will air in its regular time slot on Friday nights at 9 p.m. beginning March 11.
Stuck in the Middle is told from Haley’s point of view and features “slice of life stories” about her family that includes six other kids plus mom …

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[26 Jan 2016 | No Comment | ]
SMS Audio Debuts New Superhero-Themed Headphones at Disney Parks

A new collection of superhero-themed headphones from SMS Audio is debuting this month at the Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.
The headphones will be available at Disneyland, Disney Springs, and select Walt Disney World Resort merchandise locations before debuting nationwide in the spring.
The headphone collection includes an Iron Man design and a Captain America design.
The superhero headphones retail for $99.95 plus tax.
Guests can find these headphones at Super Hero Headquarters in Disney Springs, Off the Page in Disney California Adventure, Disney’s Paradise Pier Hotel, Super Hero HQ in Disneyland, …