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What a week it’s been! We’re closing out February with major news from Caribbean Beach Resort, menus for the Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival, and summer 2018 sailings on Disney Cruise Line.
We found out this week that the restaurants – and pool bar! – at Caribbean Beach Resort are closing for refurbishment on May 1. The Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters, and Banana Cabana Pool Bar will be affected.
Guests will have alternative options for dining in Centertown, three island markets, and a new quick service in Trinidad.
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The Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival kicks off March 10 and runs through April 16, and Disney has released the official booth menus!
This year’s festival will feature 14 food booths including Nuts About Cheese, Uncork California, I Heart Artichokes, Garlic Kissed, California Craft Brews, Olive Us, Bacon Twist, Lemon Grove, Seafood Sustained, The Onion Lair, Off the Cob, Sweet and Sourdough, LA Style, and the Paradise Garden Grill Beer Garden.
Our friends at the Disney Food Blog have a full list of menus with photos so you can plan …
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The newest character meal at Walt Disney World is starting April 2 at Trattoria al Forno at Disney’s BoardWalk.
The Bon Voyage Breakfast stars Rapunzel, Flynn Rider, Ariel, and Prince Eric.
Disney recently released the menu for the breakfast and items include: Calzone with scrambled Eggs, Soppressata, Bacon, Sausage, Blend of Cheeses and Sunday Gravy; a Golden Frittata; “Tangled Eggs”; seasonal buttermilk pancakes; and a smoked salmon egg white omelet.
The kids’ menu features Mickey Pancakes, a Mickey Waffle, or a “Little Royal Breakfast” featuring an egg, bacon, and toast. The breakfast starts …
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Disneyland’s Village Haus Restaurant is transforming – for a limited timed – into the Red Rose Taverne to celebrate the release of Beauty and the Beast.
The restaurant will feature décor inspired by the live-action film and opens February 24. The menu features dishes inspired by the film.
Savory menu items include Beast’s Burger topped with Gruyere cheese, a classic cheeseburger, an Enchanted Cauliflower Sandwich, Slow Cooke Beef Poutine, a chicken sandwich, a chef’s chopped salad, Poutine Flatbread, and more.
For dessert diners can enjoy the Grey Stuff as part of the Grey …
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The 2017 runDisney Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend will feature a Pixar theme, celebrating some of the most popular Pixar films and characters.
The Disneyland Half Marathon will feature a Toy Story theme, while the Disneyland Double Dare will celebrate Pixar Animation Studios.
Monsters University is the theme of the Disneyland 10K with host Mike and Sulley, while the Disneyland 5K theme is The Incredibles.
And the runDisney Kids Races will celebrate Up.
The 2017 Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend is August 31 through September 3 and spaces are still open in select races. Find out …
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A new nighttime dining event is coming to California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort.
The Celebration at the Top debuts February 26 and gives guests a chance to enjoy appetizers, drinks, and the fireworks from the Magic Kingdom.
Guests at the Celebration at the Top will enjoy canapes, sushi, flatbreads, and other small plates in addition to a complimentary bar serving craft beers, wines, cordials, and coffee.
When the time comes for the fireworks guests will be taken to a private observation deck to view the Magic Kingdom’s fireworks. After the show desserts …
The 2017 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend starts February 23 and Disney has given guests a preview of some of the commemorative merchandise.
Participants will find several apparel items including short and long-sleeved shirts, jackets, tank tops, and running shorts. A Beauty and the Beast theme will be found throughout the weekend including entertainment, finisher medals, and select merchandise.
Runners participating in the Glass Slipper Challenge will find a race jacket, a tank top, logo shirts, and running pants. There is also special merchandise for the other races including the Princess 5K, …
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Disney recently announced two major resort construction projects at Coronado Springs and Caribbean Beach, and now we’re hearing more details about what is happening at Caribbean Beach Resort.
Guests with reservations at Caribbean Beach that start at the end of April and beginning of May started receiving emails on Tuesday informing them of the closure of the dining options at the resort.
Beginning in late April (between April 27 and 30 according to sources), Old Port Royale Food Court, Shutters, and Banana Cabana Pool Bar will close for an undetermined amount of …
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Disney Cruise Line has announced its 2018 sailing itineraries and several ports of call are a first for the ships.
The Disney Magic will visit Milan, Italy for the first time in addition to stops in Genoa, and Portofino. In June 2018 ports of call include Barcelona and Rome.
Disney Cruise Line is featuring its first British Isle cruise with stops in Dublin and Cork, Ireland; Greenock, Scotland; and Liverpool, England. The Disney Magic’s other stops during the summer of 2018 include the Baltic, the Norwegian fjords, and the Mediterranean.
The Disney Wonder …
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The Oscars are this Sunday, February 26, on ABC and from now until that day guests can get up close and personal with a real Academy Award at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The Oscar® statuette is located at One Man’s Dream in the Studios.
Guests can walk the red carpet and have their photo taken with the statuette during regular park hours.
Disney is nominated in several categories this year for films including Zootopia and Moana which were both nominated for Best Animated Film. Other nominations include Rogue One: A Star Wars Story for …