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[24 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Great Irish Hooley Happening September 1-4 at Raglan Road Irish Pub in Disney Springs

This Labor Day Weekend it’s time to celebrate Irish song, dance, food, and drink at the 6th annual Great Irish Hooley at Raglan Road Irish Pub and Restaurant in Disney Springs.
This annual party will feature a great lineup of entertainment including bands and dancers.
The bands for this year’s event include U2 tribute band Elevation, the Lisa Canny Band, and the Gary O’Meara Band.
Party goers can also check out the Raglan Road Irish Dancers, The Raglan Roots Coalition, Jake Richardson, Over the Bar, Rollickin’ Rua, and Aaron O’Sullivan.
The Hooley will also …

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[23 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: D23 News, DFB Guide to the 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival, and More

Happy Sunday! We’re back with another recap of the week’s biggest Disney news and what it week it was! We had big updates from D23, the launch of the Disney Food Blog’s latest e-book, and much more!
At last weekend’s D23 Expo we heard about updates coming to Epcot, a new attraction at the Magic Kingdom, a new Star Wars-themed hotel, and much more!
The D23 news also included news about Paradise Pier in Disneyland, a Marvel-themed hotel in Disneyland Paris, the opening of Toy Story Land, and another new Disney Cruise …

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[22 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Minnie Vehicle Service to Begin this Month at Walt Disney World Resort

Last week’s D23 Expo was full of exciting announcements about Walt Disney World Resort, including new transportation options that are coming to the resort.
One option – playful deemed Minnie Vans – is set to start transporting guests this month!
The Minnie Vehicle Service is a fleet of vehicles ready to whisk guests off to any destination at the Walt Disney World Resort.
The first guests who can use the service will be guests at Disney’s BoardWalk Resort and Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Resorts. To hail a “Minnie Van” guests can use …

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[21 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Retail MagicBands Coming to Pandora – The World of Avatar

If you find yourself in Pandora – The World of Avatar this summer be sure to check out the new retail MagicBands at Windtraders.
Earlier this spring guests could find retail MagicBands in Pandora and now more limited-edition bands are available.
A teal MagicBand featuring the Valley of Mo’ara at sunset is part of the lineup – and you’ll also find this artwork on apparel and a luggage tag.
A blue MagicBand inspired by the bioluminescent world of Pandora is also available.
The blue MagicBand comes in a decorative box, featuring more of the …

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[21 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Disney Dooney & Bourke Collections Arriving at Disney Parks this Summer

Two new Disney Dooney & Bourke collections are coming to the Disney Parks this summer.
The collections will debut at a launch party on July 22 at the Marketplace Co-Op in Disney Springs. Guests can meet Ian Ray, Creative Director for Dooney & Bourke at the launch party from 10:30 a.m. until 12 p.m.
The new collections feature Tiana from The Princess and the Frog, and a design inspired by The Haunted Mansion.
The Tiana collection is the second in the ‘Dream Big, Princess’ and follows a Beauty and the Beast collection. The …

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[20 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Halloween Time Returns to Disneyland on September 15 – and Expands to Disney California Adventure

Halloween Time is set to return to Disneyland park on September 15 and will expand into Disney California Adventure for the first time ever.
Cars Land will be decked out for the holiday as citizens of Radiator Springs don Halloween costumes and decorate for Haul-O-Ween.
Guests can experience Mater’s Junkyard Jamboree being transformed into Mater’s Graveyard JamBOOree and Luigi’s Rollickin’ Roadsters becoming Luigi’s Honkin’ Haul-O-Ween.
Buena Vista Street will feature new Halloween décor inspired by Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas, and Oogie Boogie’s shadow will be ready to scare guests at the …

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[20 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Seasonal Experience Celebrating Dia de los Muertos Coming to Disney California Adventure

Disney California Adventure is set to celebrate Dia de los Muertos with a new seasonal experience coming to the park this fall.
The new seasonal experience starts September 15 and runs through November 2.
The Día de los Muertos celebration will feature entertainment with musicians and dancers, interactive activities including Mexican folk art, along with special decorations and food.
The new Disney/Pixar film Coco will be one of the themes of the festival with special experiences inspired by the film.
And on November 5, some elements of the celebration will be moved it ‘a …

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[19 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Food Blog Announces ‘DFB Guide to the 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival’ E-book

The 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival kicks off August 31 this year and runs for a record 75 days and if you’re planning a visit this fall, the Disney Food Blog has the only planning guide you need.
The DFB Guide to the 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival was just published this week and it’s more than 250 pages of all the information you need to plan your Festival visit.
This full-color, instantly downloadable e-book includes full booth menus for all 35 marketplace booths, a full schedule of events for …

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[19 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Copper Creek Villas & Cabins Open at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge is home to the 14th Disney Vacation Club property with the opening of the Copper Creek Villas & Cabins this week.
The newest DVC property includes 184 accommodations for guests including Deluxe Studios, one- and two-bedroom villas, three-bedroom villas, grand villas, and the waterfront Cascade Cabins.
The 26 waterfront cabins feature modern amenities, large living areas, and a screened-in wrap-around porches with built-in hot tubs.
Copper Creek also has a brand new pool, the zero-entry Boulder Ridge Cove Pool, which is themed to the mining history of the Pacific northwest. …

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[18 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Cruise Line Planning Three New Ships in Expansion

The news coming out of D23 wasn’t just about the exciting new things coming to the Disney Parks and Resorts. We also heard big news about the Disney Cruise Line.
Bob Chapek, Chairman of the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts announced that Disney Cruise Line is building three new ships – which is an update to the announcement in 2016 that two new ships were being added to the fleet.
The three new ships are being built at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany and will be completed in 2021, 2022, and …