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[15 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland After Dark: Throwback Nite is January 18

There is still time to get your tickets for the Disneyland After Dark: Throwback Nite on January 18.
This special event includes special music at various locations in the park including Main Street U.S.A., Central Plaza, it’s a small world, Mark Twain Riverboat, and more.
Guests will also be able to “snack like it’s 1955” with specialty foods including Golden-fried pepper jack mac & cheese bites topped with Walt’s ChiliGolden-fried pepper jack mac & cheese bites topped with Walt’s Chili at Stage Door Cafe; Kalua Pork at Bengal Barbecue; Chicken Pot Pie …

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[12 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Releases New Retail MagicBands

Disney has released several more new retail MagicBands at the Walt Disney World Resort.
The latest design – I Am Mickey MagicBand – is a pre-customized band that pays homage to Mickey Mouse with a black MagicBand and yellow center icon. This MagicBand is available for $22.99 where MagicBands are sold.
Guests will also find a Limited Edition MagicBand featuring Aladdin and Jasmine. This teal band is perfect for Valentine’s Day and retails for $32.99. There are only 2,400 available.
On January 15 a new band inspired by Expedition Everest is hitting the …

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[12 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Reimagined World of Disney Stores Planned for Disney World and Disneyland

The World of Disney Stores at Disney Springs in Disney World and the Downtown Disney District at Disneyland are getting a serious makeover starting next month.
The stores will get an interior makeover and Disney says once that’s completed “guests will discover the products they love from Disney Parks in a dynamic and distinctly Disney retail environment.”
Both stores will remain open during the renovations and work will be completed in phases according to Disney.
Several shops at Disney Springs will feature merchandise from the World of Disney during the renovation, and likewise …

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[11 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Bookings Now Open for Special Events and Seminars at Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival

The 2018 Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival kicks off March 2 but the reservations are now open for special events and low-cost seminars and demonstrations.
This year’s Festival runs from March 2 through April 12 at Disney California Adventure in Disneyland.
In addition to the special events, seminars, and demos guests can also enjoy 13 Marketplaces serving up California-inspired cuisine.
Celebrity chefs are part of the fun this year again including Robert Irvine, Guy Fieri, and more.
For a full list of special events and low-cost seminars and demos visit the Disney …

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[11 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Grand Launch of the DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2018 E-book

The Disney Food Blog has announced the publication of the DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining 2018 e-book.
This fully-updated, full-color e-book features more than 650 pages of information on all things related to food and dining at Walt Disney World.
Inside the guide you’ll find:

A 5-Step Strategy for Disney Dining Planning
An in-depth analysis of the Disney Dining Plan
A comprehensive and in-depth look at EVERY Disney World restaurant, kiosk, bar, and lounge
Four free, downloadable worksheets for planning your trip
Seven sample one-day dining itineraries
A comprehensive index of bars and lounges WITH reviews
And …

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[9 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Launches 2018 Disney Parks Moms Panel

Today the Disney Parks announced the 2018 Disney Parks Moms Panel members.
This year marks the 11th year of the Disney Parks Moms Panel, a group of Disney experts who answer online questions from guests about traveling to the Disney Parks, on Disney Cruise Line, and more.
There are 40 active panelists this year – including 11 new members – with more than 1,250 Disney vacations among the group. The group isn’t just moms either!
Guests can ask questions in English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese at the Disney Parks Moms Panel site.
You can …

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[8 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Resort Announces New Deal for Southern California Residents

Disneyland Resort has announced a new ticket deal for Southern California residents starting today, January 8.
This new deal “provides flexible options for two or three days of magic and adventure at special prices. For a limited time, guests may select from these purchase options, which can save Southern California residents up to 25 percent off select multi-day tickets” according to Disney.
Tickets available through the offer include:

2-day ticket with choice of one park per day for $159
2-day Park Hopper ticket for $204
3-day ticket with choice of one park per day for …

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[5 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Warwick Davis Announced as a Celebrity Presenter During Star Wars Day at Sea

Disney Cruise Line’s Star Wars Day at Sea is a popular event and this year fans will get to see Star Wars actor Warwick Davis as one of the celebrity presenters.
Davis is slated to appear on the March 17-24 sailing on the Disney Fantasy.
Other celebrity presenters during this year’s Star Wars Day at Sea include:

January 6-13: Scott Trowbridge, Walt Disney Imagineering creative portfolio executive for Star Wars franchise
January 13-20: TBD
January 20-27: Matt Martin, Lucasfilm Story Group creative executive
January 27-Feb. 3: TBD
February 3-10: TBD
February 10-17: Delilah Dawson, author of the “Phasma,” …

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[4 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Experiences and More Coming to Disneyland this Year

Disneyland Resort is the place to be in 2018 thanks to new experiences and returning favorites.
At Disney California Adventure you can celebrate the Lunar New Year from January 26 through February 18. The celebration includes multicultural performances, activities, décor, food, and themed merchandise.
The Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival kicks off March 2 and runs through April 12. The Festival features booths serving up California-inspired food and drinks.
Guests riding Star Tours – The Adventures Continue will have a chance to enjoy new adventures inspired by Star Wars: The Last …

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[4 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
runDisney Announces Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon for 2018

runDisney has announce a new virtual running experience for this year – the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon.
This virtual race gives participants that chance to run a half marathon wherever they enjoy running – outside, on a treadmill – and earn a Star Wars finisher medal.
Registration is open for the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon from now until February 28. Runners in this weekend’s Disney World Marathon can also register at the Health & Fitness Expo.
The virtual half marathon must be completed by March 31.
Participants can also be part of …