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[15 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Star Tours: The Adventures Continue Updated at Disney World and Disneyland

Star Tours: The Adventures Continue is getting an update at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland park.
In the attraction update guests will be able to experience a new adventure on a Starspeeder on the planet of Crait – which is from the upcoming film Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
This attraction update will debut at both parks on November 17.
But wait, there’s more! Disney has also hinted that “there is another” update coming to Star Tours. Stay tuned for that update.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in December in theaters nationwide.
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[14 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
More Details Announced for Star Wars Galactic Nights at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios is hosting Star Wars Galactic Nights on December 16 and Disney has released more details about the one night event.
Celebrities announced for the event include Warrick Davis and David Collins.
Collins will appear with Imagineers during the “Inside Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge” panel discussion which also includes Scott Trowbridge, Portfolio Creative Executive at Walt Disney Imagineering; Robin Reardon, Executive Creative Producer at Walt Disney Imagineering; Chris Beatty, Executive Creative Director at Walt Disney Imagineering, and Doug Chiang, VP/Creative Director at Lucasfilm.
During Galactic Nights the facade of the Hollywood …

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[13 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland After Dark Begins January 18

Disneyland After Dark – a new series of special nighttime events – kicks off January 18.
The first event is Throwback Nite which will give guests the chance to step back into the 50s and 60s and experience classic attractions through the night. The park will also be lit with a million twinkling lights.
The park will also be decorated with classic attraction posters, guests can enjoy live music and dancing, and the Fantasy in the Sky Fireworks.
Tickets for Throwback Nite will be available online beginning November 30 for Annual Passholders and …

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[13 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy Announced

Star Wars: The Last Jedi arrives in theaters next month with Episode IX arriving in December 2019.
And, Lucasfilm has announced that The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson is creating an all-new trilogy for the film franchise.
Johnson is set to write and direct the first film in the new, as-yet-unnamed trilogy along with Ram Bergman as producer.
This new trilogy will be “separate from the episodic Skywalker saga” according to Lucasfilm.
No release dates, titles, or storylines for the new trilogy have been announced.
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[12 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Dates Announced for the 2018 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

The dates have been announced for the 2018 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival.
The 2018 event will take place February 28 through May 28 and next year marks the 25th anniversary of the Festival.
Guests attending the Festival can enjoy Disney character topiaries, 15 Outdoor Kitchens, the Garden Rocks concert series (and Garden Rocks concert series dining packages), Garden Tours, new interactive play areas for the kids, and more.
The Egg-Stravaganza Egg Hunt will also be returning to the Festival.
We’ll be posting more information about the Garden Rocks concert series performers, Outdoor …

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[11 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Dates Announced for 2017 Disneyland Candy Canes

The dates have been announced for a favorite holiday tradition at Disneyland – the 2017 Candy Canes!
The  making of the Disneyland Candy Canes will alternate between Candy Palace on Main Street U.S.A. in Disneyland and Trolley Treats in Disney California Adventure.
Our friends at the Disney Food Blog suggest lining up about 30-45 minutes prior to park opening in order to queue up for the wristbands. The Candy Cane wristbands will be distributed once the candy store is open – normally about 120 wristbands are distributed each day.
One wristband = one …

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[10 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Menus Announced for Holiday Kitchens at the Epcot Festival of the Holidays

In a little more than a week the holiday season officially starts at Epcot with the beginning of the Epcot Festival of the Holidays.
This year’s Festival will feature up to 15 Holiday Kitchens serving up holiday dishes from around the world.
The Holiday Kitchens for 2017 are: Alsace Holiday Kitchen (France), American Holiday Table, Bavaria Holiday Kitchen (Germany), The Cookie Nook Holiday Kitchen, Feast of the Three Kings, Hokkaido Holiday Kitchen (Japan), Holiday Sweets and Treats, Las Posadas Holiday Kitchen (Mexico), Shanghai Holiday Kitchen (China), Tuscany Holiday Kitchen (Italy), Tarabaki Holiday …

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[10 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Check Out the Merchandise for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

The first Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party of the season was November 9 and Disney has a slate of new merchandise available at the parties.
The party-exclusive merchandise includes T-shirts for kids and adults featuring elements from the party. The artwork on the apparel was inspired by holiday cards from the 1960s.
Other apparel includes a hooded sweatshirt and “sweater-style” shirts.
Additional merchandise includes a holiday ornament, limited-edition pins, and a limited-edition Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party MagicBand.
The MagicBand has an edition size of just 3,000 and is presented in a scented box.
The …

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[9 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Holiday Eats at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Tonight is the first Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party of the holiday season and guests will find a variety of specialty foods during the party.
There are also a few holiday treats that will be available all day, not just for party guests, including a Holiday Cinnamon Roll at Main Street Bakery, a peppermint cupcake, and a peppermint Sundae.
During the party guests will find party-exclusive Yule Logs at two locations (Main Street Bakery and Pecos Bill’s Tall Tale Inn and Cafe), an Enchanted Christmas Belle Dessert at Gaston’s Tavern, a gluten-free …

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[9 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Holiday Specials to Air on ABC, Freeform, and Disney Channel

It’s the holiday season and Disney Parks Holiday specials are set to air on ABC, Freeform, and Disney Channel.
The Disney Parks Presents a Disney Channel Holiday Celebration will air on Disney Channel on Friday, December 1 at 8:30 p.m. The special is hosted by Raven-Symoné and Issac Ryan Brown from Raven’s Home.
On ABC you can catch The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration on Thursday, November 30 at 9-11 p.m. This special is hosted by Julianne Hough and Nick Lachey and includes holiday fun from Disney World and Disneyland.
Performances …