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[19 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Play Disney Parks App Coming this Summer

A brand new, interactive Play Disney Parks app is coming to Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland this summer.
The app – which will be available for iOS and Android – will allow guests to “play in the parks like never before,” according to Disney.
Guests will be able to use the app to access exclusive experiences at Disney World and Disneyland through activities that interact with the surrounding environment.
And, according to Disney’s description, the more you play the more you’ll discover via the app.
The Play Disney Parks app will be free …

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[16 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Lin-Manuel Miranda to Make ‘DuckTales’ Debut on Friday, May 11

Lin-Manuel Miranda is set to make his Duck Tales debut on Friday, May 11, on Disney Channel.
Miranda – the award-winning actor, playwright,  and composer – will star as the voice of Gizmoduck.
This character is described as “Duckburg’s preeminent hero who has Latin roots” by Disney and Miranda’s debut episode is titled “Beware the B.U.D.D.Y. System!”.
Duck Tales will air daily on Disney Channel starting Tuesday, May 1, with premieres every Friday in May.
On May 1, DisneyNOW will debut a Duck Tales Treasure Hunt LIVE, which is an interactive experience on TV …

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[6 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
D23′s Destination D: Celebrating Mickey Mouse Announced for November 17-18 at Disney World

D23′s Destination D: Celebrating Mickey Mouse is scheduled for November 17 and 18 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort at the Walt Disney World Resort.
The event is described at the “the ultimate birthday celebration honoring 90 years of the mouse that started it all!.”
Destination D is open to D23 Gold Members and their families.
Tickets are $215 per person (plus $7 processing fee), and tickets will go on sale on Thursday, April 12, at 11 a.m. PT. (2 p.m. ET). There are also Mouseketeer VIP Level: $1,300 per person (plus $7 processing fee) …

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[5 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Cruise Line Adds New Culinary Port Adventures

Disney Cruise Line has announced the addition of new culinary port adventures created with the cast of The Chew.
The cruise line is also creatin gnew Signature Collection Port Adventures that will feature recipes from The Chew that will be prepared by local chefs in Disney Cruise Line ports of call around the world.
The new adventures include culinary classes with chefs around the world, epicurean adventures that include enjoying a meal in ports of call, and a wine and dessert port adventure.
The Chew-approved Port Adventures are planned in ports in Europe, …

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[26 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
Dates Announced for D23 Expo 2019

D23: The Official Disney Fan Club has announced the dates for the 2019 D23 Expo. The 2019 event is planned for August 23-25, 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center.
The event will once again include what’s new and what’s on the horizon from Disney theme parks, television, music, products, and films – from Disney, Pixar, Marvel, and Star Wars.
The D23 Expo includes more than 50 shows, presentation, and panels including the Disney Legends Ceremony, a new exhibit from the Disney Archives, the Mousequerade costume contest, and much more.
All of the presentation …

Disney Media, Disney Movies, Disney Parks, Disney Springs »

[23 Jan 2018 | No Comment | ]
Minnie Mouse Receives a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Minnie Mouse has finally received her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The star was in celebration of Minnie’s 90th anniversary and the ceremony was attended by Minnie, Mickey, Disney CEO Bob Iger, and the host of ABC’s American Idol Katy Perry.
Minnie’s first on-screen appearance was in Steamboat Willie alongside Mickey Mouse.
She has starred in more than 70 films throughout her career.
Minnie also meets guests daily in the Disney theme parks around the world, and is a fashion icon. Last weekend on National Polka Dot Day guests at Disney Springs …

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[14 Dec 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Walt Disney Company Acquires 21st Century Fox

The Walt Disney Company has acquired 21st Century Fox including Twentieth Century Fox Film and Television studios for approximately $52.4 billion in stock.
The deal does not include Fox Broadcasting network and stations, Fox News, Fox Business, FS1, FS2 and Big Ten Network, which will be spun off to Fox shareholders.
Several entertainment properties including X-Men, The Simpsons, FX Networks, and National Geographic will now be part of Disney’s portfolio.
According to a press release from Disney: “Under the terms of the agreement, shareholders of 21st Century Fox will receive 0.2745 Disney shares for …

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[4 Dec 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces #ShareYourEars Social Media Campaign

Disney has announced that once again this holiday season they are donating up to $1 million to Make-A-Wish in the #ShareYourEars social media campaign.
Disney will donate $5 for each photo shared on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram of guests wearing their Mickey Ears.
Guests just need to include the hashtag #ShareYourEars to be part of the campaign.
Last year Disney also pledged up to $1 million but ended up doubling the donation to $2 million due to the popularity of the campaign.
The Share Your Ears campaign is taking place now through December 25. …

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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 …

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[23 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]
Win a Stay at Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa in New Marvel-themed Sweepstakes

If you’ve ever dreamed of visiting Aulani, A Disney Resort & Spa in Hawaii there’s a new Marvel-themed sweepstakes just for you!
The winner of the Marvel Inhumans Sweepstakes will win a four-night stay at Aulani – including airfare – for four guests!
The new ABC series Marvel’s Inhumans is partially filmed on the west coast of Ohau, which is a few miles away from Aulani.
The sweepstakes is open through November 10. You can get more details here. To enter the sweepstakes visit Twitter and send out a tweet that includes the hashtag …