Articles Archive for April 2017
Disney Media, Disney Movies »
The premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants 2 will be shown simultaneously on five networks within the Disney/ABC Television Group on July 21.
The movie will premiere on Disney Channel, ABC, Disney XD, Freeform, and Lifetime.
The film is the sequel to 2015’s Disney Channel Original Movie Descendants, which was the fifth most watched movie in cable television history.
The stars of the film – Dove Cameron, Cameron Boyce, Sofia Carson, and Booboo Stewart, are making an appearance at the 2017 Radio Disney Music Awards on April 30. They’ll be showing …
Disney Cruise Line, Disney Movies »
The popular Star Wars Day at Sea is returning in 2018 on the Disney Fantasy.
This year’s Star Wars Day at Sea has ended for the season but guests can start planning for their 2018 adventures now.
In 2018 the Disney Fantasy will host 15 special cruises from January through April.
During Star Wars Day at Sea guests can hang out with characters from the Star Wars universe, enjoy specialty themed food, find special themed merchandise, and much more.
The special day at sea also includes viewing parties for Star Wars films, guest speakers, …
Disney Springs, Disney Vacation Club »
Beginning in May, Disney Vacation Club members can shop early at select shops in Disney Springs.
Each Wednesday a different Disney Springs shop will open early, between 9 and 10 a.m., for DVC members and their guests.
The shop will also have a special offer for members during the early shopping hours and during the rest of that particular day.
The first shop for this special DVC perk is Kate Spade which will open at 9 a.m. on May 3 for DVC members and their guests. Shoppers can get a 15 percent member …
Disney Parks, Headline »
Today’s THE day! Free Dining has been announced for dates in August, September, November, and December this year!
The free dining offer gives guests at most Walt Disney World Resort a FREE Disney Dining Plan with a minimum 3-night stay at at WDW hotel and a minimum 2-day Park Hopper or Park Hopper Plus ticket.
Guests staying at Deluxe Villas or Deluxe Resorts will receive the standard Disney Dining Plan for free (and can upgrade to the Deluxe Dining Plan by paying the difference per night).
Guests staying at Moderate or Value Resorts …
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Happy Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side Sunday! If you’re running today … good luck! And if you’re not, it’s time to check out the latest in Disney news.
D23 announced its 2017 ‘Fanniversary’ event. The celebration is planned for Sunday, October 1 (the actual anniversary of Epcot) and it kicks off a month-long celebration for Epcot’s 35th anniversary.
The Summer of Heroes kicks off May 27 at Disney California Adventure. This special summertime event includes the grand opening of Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT, aGuardians of the …
Disney Movies, Disney Parks »
The Summer of Heroes kicks off May 27 at Disney California Adventure and includes the grand opening of Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT.
The special summer event also includes a Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Dance Off! with Star Lord, Gamora, and more.
Guests at the park will also have a chance to meet Groot, Captain America, and Spider-Man during the Summer of Heroes.
The Summer of Heroes will also include several new adventures such as the Avengers Training Initiative with Black Widow and Hawkeye; Heroic Encounter with Black Widow; and …
Disney Parks »
Pandora – The World of Avatar opens May 27 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and fans are getting a peek at some of the specialty beverages that will be available in the new land.
The Satu’li Canteen is the new quick service spot in Pandora and guests will find a non-alcoholic Pandoran Sunrise (tropical juices blended with Powerade Melon); Banshee wine by the glass including Banshee Chardonnay and Banshee Pinot Noir; and a Dreamwalker Sangria featuring a splash of Blue Curacao.
The menu will also include Hawkes’ Grog Ale and Mo’ara High Country …
Disney Media, Disney Parks »
D23 has announced the 2017 Fanniversary Celebration – and this year fans are celebrating the 35th anniversary of Ecpot.
The celebration is planned for Sunday, October 1 (the actual anniversary of Epcot) and it kicks off a month-long celebration for Epcot’s 35th anniversary.
The event takes place at World Showplace and includes three presentations that celebrate Epcot.
Attendees will also receive a boxed lunch during the presentation and a one-of-a-kind gift created for the Fanniversary celebration.
Tickets for the D23 Fanniversary are $135 per person plus a $5 processing fee. The event is only …
Disney Parks, runDisney »
This weekend is the runDisney Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side and Disney has released information on the slate of special merchandise.
Some fan favorites from last year’s inaugural race have returned including car magnets and pins that look like miniature finisher medals.
New merchandise includes an event shirt features a sliver chrome treatment on the lettering and graphics. Some of the merchandise for this year’s event also feature characters including Darth Vader, Stormtroopers, and Kylo Ren.
Runners will find items for all events including the half marathon, 10K, 5K, and …
Disney Corporate, Disney Movies, Disney Parks »
This weekend Disney’s Animal Kingdom is celebrating the Party for the Planet, April 21 through April 23.
Guests visiting the park this weekend can pick up a Party for the Planet times guide to help them plan their day. Guests can also choose one of 10 animal cut-outs to use while taking photos throughout the park.
There will be an activity along the Maharaja Jungle Trek focused on snow leopards, and guests can get a free activity packet based on the new Disneynature film Born in China.
PhotoPass photographers will be creating special …