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[24 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
FastPass+ Opens for Attractions in Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Today’s the day! You can now make FastPass+ reservations for the two new attractions in Pandora – The World of Avatar at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
The new land opens May 27 and will feature two new attractions: Avatar Flight of Passage and Na’vi River Journey.
Avatar Flight of Passage will allow guests to “fly” on a banshee over Pandora, and the family-friendly Na’Vi River Journey takes guests on a journey down a mystical river in a bioluminescent rainforest.
Guests staying at Walt Disney World Resort hotels can make their FastPass+ reservations 60 days …

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[23 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
‘The Music of Pixar Live!’ Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios this Summer

A new limited-time concert is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios this summer – ‘The Music of Pixar Live! A Symphony of Characters.’
This new live concert debuts May 26 and will feature music from Pixar Animation Studios films, a live orchestra, and visits by popular Disney/Pixar characters.
The Music of Pixar Live! will be performed three times nightly at the Theater of the Stars at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The daytime performances of Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage will continue during daytime hours.
The music in the show will include highlights from …

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[22 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Egg-stravaganza Returns to Disneyland in April

A fun holiday tradition returns to Disneyland next month when the Egg-stravaganza scavenger hunt starts on April 1.
The egg-themed scavenger hunt takes place at Disneyland park, Disney California Adventure, and the Downtown Disney District through April 16.
Guests who wish to participate in the scavenger hunt can purchase an Egg-stravaganza map for $5.99 at merchandise locations around Disneyland.
Then, the search is on for hidden eggs that are themed to look like Disney and Pixar characters. Once you find a hidden egg you can use the stickers on the map to mark …

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[21 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Preview of Menu at Satu’li Canteen in Pandora – The World of Avatar

Pandora – The World of Avatar opens May 27 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and we’re getting a preview of what’s on the menu at the new Satu’li Canteen.
This new “fast casual” restaurant’s backstory is that it was once the main mess hall for the Resources Development Administration (RDA) Base. It’s now owned and operated by the Alpha Centauri Expeditions (ACE) tour company.
The menu at Satu’li Canteen will feature customizable bowls with quinoa and vegetable salad, red and sweet potato hash, or other bases topped with chicken, roasted beef, sustainable fish, …

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[21 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Watch Live Stream of ‘Wishes’ on March 23

Wishes – the fan-favorite fireworks show at the Magic Kingdom – is ending its run on May 11. But you can catch a live-stream of the show on Thursday, March 23.
The Disney Parks Blog is hosting the live-stream of Wishes starting at 8:55 p.m. ET.
A new nighttime spectacular, Happily Ever After, is replacing Wishes on May 12.
The new show will feature fireworks, lasers, light projections, and Tinker Bell flying out of the castle. Happily Ever After will celebrate many Disney films including Aladdin, Brave, Frozen, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, …

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[19 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News – Star Wars Land Updates, Disneyland’s Pirates Celebrate 50 Years, and More

Happy last Sunday of winter! It was another busy week full of Disney news, so let’s dive in and see what’s happening!
Disney gave guests an update on the Star Wars Land construction at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland, including a photo of AT-AT’s under construction!
St. Patrick’s Day celebrations were happening all around Disney World, including the Mighty St. Patrick’s Festival at Raglan Road in Disney Springs.
Disneyland’s Pirates of the Caribbean celebrated its 50th anniversary this weekend with specialty food items and more!
March Magic returns for 2017 and guests can purchase …

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[18 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Disney Junior Dance Party Coming to Disney California Advenutre this Summer

An all-new Disney Junior Dance Party is coming to Disney California Adventure this summer.
The dance party is a live show inspired by popular Disney Junior shows including Mickey and the Roadster Racers, Doc McStuffins, Sofia the First, and The Lion Guard.
The show features live appearances from characters from the shows, music, and more. Guests will also have a chance to be directly involved in the interactive show.
The Disney Junior Dance Party debuts in Hollywood Land at Disney California Adventure on May 26.
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[17 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Shares Update on Progress of ‘Star Wars’ Lands

Disney Parks has recently shared an update on the progress of the Star Wars-themed lands at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland.
Each 14-acre construction site sounds like a hotbed of activity with new attractions being built.
One new attraction will give guests the chance to pilot the Millennium Falcon on a secret mission, while the other attraction puts guests in the middle of a battle between the First Order and the Resistance.
Disney also released a photo of life-size AT-ATs being built!
Check out this quick preview video:

The Star Wars-themed lands are slated to …

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[17 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Dress Shop is Coming to Disney World at End of March

A new clothing store - The Dress Shop on Cherry Tree Lane – is slated to open at the Marketplace Co-Op in Disney Springs at the end of this month.
The store was created by Disney Parks Merchandise and will feature a collection of dresses that are inspired by Disney Parks attractions, icons, and characters.
Outfits at The Dress Shop feature nods to it’s a small world, Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room, The Haunted Mansion, and even Orange Bird.
Other dresses were inspired by Disney characters including Minnie Mouse (of course!), Snow White, and …

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[16 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Specialty Food and Fun Merchandise at Walt Disney World

If you’re celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at Disney World, there’s a great selection of specialty foods, drinks, and merchandise.
You’ll find Corned Beef Poutine at The Daily Poutine in Disney Springs, seasonal chocolates at The Ganachery (also in Disney Springs), green waffle cones and an Irish chocolate cupcake with Bailey’s Irish Cream frosting at Sprinkles, St. Patrick’s Day gourmet apples, and Sham-Rock-Aritas at Dockside Margaritas.
Casey’s Corner in the Magic Kingdom is serving up a specialty hot dog topped with corned beef and sauerkraut, the Main Street Bakery has a St. Patrick’s …