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[25 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Minnie Mouse, Mark Hamill, Lin-Manuel Miranda, and More to Receive Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame

Several Disney stars are set to receive their own star on the famed Hollywood Walk of Fame!
The Hollywood Chamber of Commerce has announced that Disney stars including Minnie Mouse, Mark Hamill (Star Wars), and Lin-Manuel Miranda (Moana, Mary Poppins Returns) are among the stars who will be honored in 2018 with stars on Hollywood Boulevard.
Other stars who will be honored with stars next year include Zoe Saldana (Avatar), Jeff Goldblum (who is starring as the Grandmaster in Marvel’s Thor: Ragnarok this fall), Shonda Rhimes, and Anthony Anderson (black-ish).
That’s exciting news …

Disney Hotels, Disney Parks »

[23 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Summertime at the Disneyland Resort Hotels

If you’re making plans to visit Disneyland this summer, you’ll want to check out these specials for hotel guests.
Starting July 1, guests can enjoy afternoon pool parties at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa, Disneyland Hotel, and Paradise Pier Hotel. The parties will feature music, dancing, and games.
Poolside cabanas are available to rent at Disneyland Hotel and Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel & Spa. Rentals are available for the full day or a half day.
Don’t forget about character dining when you’re visiting Disneyland! You can enjoy the limited-time Disney Dinnertime Magic …

Disney Springs »

[23 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate Summer with Merchandise and More at Disney Springs

Summer is a great time to visit Disney Springs and guests this year can enjoy live entertainment, waterside dining, and much more.
This year marks the 20th anniversary for Basin, and the store located in the Marketplace is celebrating with a new bath bomb every month.
The scent for June is Coconut Lemongrasss. While you’re visiting Basin don’t forget to check out their summer soaps too.
The havianas store in Disney Springs is the place to get your feet ready for summer with Disney-themed flip flops and create-your-own styles!
Johnston & Murphy is celebrating …

Disney Movies, Disney Parks »

[22 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Hong Kong Disneyland Celebrating Marvel Super Hero Summer

Hong Kong Disneyland is celebrating the Marvel Super Hero Summer all season long.
Guests at the park can pick up their S.H.I.E.L.D. credentials at a select locations prior to embarking on missions, and they can also meet several Marvel Super Heroes.
At Captain America – A Hero’s Welcome guests can meet Captain America, and over at the Spider-Man Heroic Encounter they can meet Spider-Man.
Iron Man will be meeting guests at the Stark Expo.
At Mission: Dimensions of Danger, guests will meet Doctor Strange and help him recover the Portal Nexus artifact before Hydra …

Disney Parks, Headline »

[22 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Eat to the Beat Lineup Announced for 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

It’s that time of year again – time to get ready for the 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival!
We now know the full lineup of this year’s Eat to the Beat concert series performers and there are 111 new acts and several returning fan favorites.
The lineup for this year’s Eat to the Beat concert series is:

August 31 – September 1 – Delta Rae
September 2-3 – The Hooters NEW
September 4-5 – Baha Men NEW
September 6-7 – Fuel
September 8-10 – STARSHIP starring Mickey Thomas
September 11-12 – Lauren Alaina NEW
September 13-15 – Plain …

Disney Hotels, Disney Parks »

[21 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate the Fourth of July with Fireworks, Characters, Entertainment, and More

The Walt Disney World Resort is celebrating the Fourth of July with special fireworks, entertainment, and more.
The Magic Kingdom is lighting up the night on July 3 and 4 with ‘Disney’s Celebrate America! A Fourth of July Concert in the Sky.’ The nighttime fireworks show takes place at 9 p.m. both nights.
At Epcot, IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth will celebrate with a patriotic laser light finale on July 4. Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios can check out the Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular nighttime show and at Animal Kingdom, Rivers of …

Disney Corporate, Disney Media »

[21 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Logo to be Featured on Orlando Magic Uniforms

Disney has announced that the Disney logo will be featured on the Orlando Magic’s uniforms starting next season.
The NBA is starting a trial period where teams can have sponsorship partners for their uniforms.
In 2010, Disney was one of the team’s Champion of the Community partners and views this expanded partnership as one more way “to solidify Central Florida’s presence as a global sports destination.”
Disney is adding a special seating and hospitality area at Amway Arena – home of the Orlando Magic. Fans can even purchase or renew their Walt Disney …

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[20 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
2018 Disney Dining Plan to Include Alcohol and Specialty Beverages

Booking opened today for 2018 Walt Disney World travel packages, including the 2018 Disney Dining Plan. And there’s a major change to the Dining Plan for next year – alcohol is now included.
That’s right. Guests – 21 and over of course – can now order an alcoholic beverage including beer, wine, and specialty cocktails as part of their meal (where alcohol is served).
And if you’re under age 21 you can still order a non-alcoholic specialty beverage (like a milkshake) as part of your meal.
Let’s repeat that news: In 2018, guests …

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[20 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Sneak Peek at Medals for Disneyland Paris – Val d’Europe Half Marathon

Disney recently gave guests a sneak peek at the finisher medals for this year’s Disneyland Paris – Val d’Europe Half Marathon.
The finisher medal for the half marathon pays tribute to the 25th anniversary of Disneyland Paris and features Mickey Mouse, running past Sleeping Beauty Castle.
The inaugural 10K race finisher medal features Flora, Fauna, and Merryweather flying around Sleeping Beauty Castle.
The Kids Races medal features Mickey Mouse, while the 5K medal features Lumiere from Beauty and the Beast.
This year’s Disneyland Paris Half Marathon will also include a new challenge – the Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo …

Disney Parks, Disney Springs »

[19 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Designs Coming for Disney Parks Dooney & Bourke Handbags

The Dooney & Bourke Disney Parks collection is updating a popular design and releasing several new handbag collections.
The “Disney Sketch” collection was introduced about eight years ago and has been updated with a new look and a new name – “A Walk in the Park.”
The new design was “drawn in a coloring book style” according to Paola Gutierrez, Senior Graphic Design with Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media Creative Group. The design features Mickey mouse, Donald Duck, and other park icons.
The ‘A Walk in the Park’ design will be available …