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[5 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Win a Trip to the 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival with ‘The CHEW’

The 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival starts August 31 this year and once again ABC’s daytime show The CHEW is hosting its ‘Magical Culinary Adventures’ sweepstakes.
Fans can enter the contest once a day from now through September 15!
The winner – and three guests – will win a trip to the Epcot Food and Wine Festival to see a taping of The CHEW during the week of October 3-8, plus a $500 Disney Gift Card (for use at select store in Disney Springs).
After enjoying the live taping of The CHEW, …

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[4 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney’s Blizzard Beach to Host Club Penguin Island Event on July 29

Disney’s Blizzard Beach water park is set to host the Club Penguin Island Event on July 29.
The event – based on the popular mobile game – gives guests a chance to participate in Club Penguin-themed activities.
The activities include a penguin splash competition in the Ski Patrol area, coloring contests, a ‘snowball’ toss with water balloons, and more.
More details on the event will be announced later this month.
If you want to play the Club Penguin Island mobile game you can click here on your mobile device. The game is available for …

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[4 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Applications Open for 2018 Disney Dreamers Academy

Applications are now open for the 2018 class of the Disney Dreamers Academy at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Each year, 100 high school students from around the country are selected to participate in the Disney Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and ESSENCE.
The outside-the-classroom mentoring program takes place each March at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Students in the program will learn valuable skills including communication techniques, leadership, and networking strategies. The program also features guest speakers who give participants tips and insight on how to dream big.
Applicants must answer essay questions …

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[1 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Broadway Stars Joining Entertainment Lineup on Disney Cruise Line

Guests sailing on the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder this summer have a chance to catch some Broadway stars as part of the on-ship entertainment.
The Stars Set Sail live concert series presented by Disney Theatrical Productions features several Broadway stars on most European cruises this summer.
Each of the shows is unique, showcasing the star’s theatrical repertoire.
The lineup for the Disney Magic is:

July 9: Alton Fitzgerald White (“The Lion King”)
July 21: Michelle Mallardi (“Beauty and the Beast”)
July 28: Heidi Blickenstaff (“The Little Mermaid”)
August 12: Kevin Massey (“Tarzan”) & Kara Lindsay (“Newsies”)
August …

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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 …

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[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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[3 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Marvel Announces Events for D23 Expo

Fans attending next month’s D23 Expo at the Anaheim Convention Center will have a chance to experience new events from Marvel.
The Marvel Studios Pavilion will feature “an array of props and costumes” from upcoming films including Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther, and more.
Marvel Games will showcase a new console and mobile games including LEGO Marvel Super Heroes 2, Marvel v. Capcom: Infinite, Marvel Heroes Omega, and more.
Marvel Studios will also be hosting several giveaways and events in the Marvel pavilion in Hall B. Fans can meet Marvel filmmakers, development teams, and …

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[23 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Production Starts on New Musical ‘Zombies’ on Disney Channel

Production has started on a new Disney Channel music-and-dance movie, Zombies.
The movie is set to air in 2018 on Disney Channel.
Zombies tells the story of a “groundbreaking semester” at Seabrook High School when transfer students from Zombietown integrate into the school and a cheerleader and zombie football player fall in love.
The cast includes: Meg Donnelly (American Housewife) as Addison and Milo Manheim (Ghost Whisperer) as Zed. Other stars include Trevor Tordjman, Kylee Russell as Zed’s zombie best friend, and Carla Jeffery.
The movie is directed by Jeffrey Hornaday, choreographed by Christopher …

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[21 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Mobile Order Coming to Satu’li Canteen, Night of Joy Ticket Information, and More

Happy weekend! Let’s check out the Disney news you might have missed.
Pandora – The World of Avatar opens one week from today (!!!) and Satu’li Canteen will be the first quick service restaurant at Disney World to utilize Mobile Order. This new method of pre-ordering your meals will be rolled out to other restaurants this summer.
Guests visiting Pandora – The World of Avatar have a chance to support conservation efforts on Earth during their visit.
Disney’s Night of Joy 2017 takes place in September and guests will have a chance to …

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[20 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Lin-Manuel Miranda Joins the Voice Cast for ‘DuckTales’ on Disney XD

Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Tony Award-winning actor, playwright, and composer is joining the cast of Disney’s XD’s DuckTales series.
Lin-Manuel Miranda will be lending his voice to the character of Gizmoduck, a Duckburg hero whose true identity is Fenton Crackshell-Cabrera, an intern working for Scrooge McDuck’s mad scientists Gyro Gearloose.
Gizmoduck’s signature line is “Blathering Blatherskite!”
The cast that also includes David Tennant as Scrooge McDuck, Danny Pudi as Huey, Ben Schwartz as Dewey, Bobby Moynihan as Louie, Beck Bennett as Launchpad McQuack, Toks Olagundoye as Mrs. Beakley, and Kate Micucci as Webby Vanderquack.
Look …