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[26 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Closures at Caribbean Beach Resort, DCL 2018 Sailings, and More

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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[25 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Menus Announced for Disney California Adventure Food and Wine Festival

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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[24 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Menu and Characters Announced for Bon Voyage Character Breakfast at Trattoria al Forno

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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[24 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Menu Announced for Red Rose Taverne at Disneyland

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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[23 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Pixar Theme Announced for 2017 Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend

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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[23 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Celebration at the Top’ Announced for California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

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 …

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[21 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Get Your Photo Taken with an Oscar at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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 …

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[20 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
BB-8 to Meet Guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Starting this Spring

BB-8, everyone’s favorite droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, is coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The droid will begin meeting guests at Star Wars Launch Bay alongside Kylo Ren and Chewbacca later this spring.
Star Wars Launch Bay is home to character meet-and-greets, galleries of memorabilia from the Star Wars galaxy, replicas of Star Wars artifacts, and more. Guests will find some items from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story too.
In addition to the new BB-8 meet-and-greet, guests can also enjoy other Star Wars-themed offerings at the Studios including Star Wars: …

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[19 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Updates Planned at Coronado Springs, Preview of Flower and Garden Merchandise, and More

Happy weekend! It was another busy week full of exciting Disney news! Let’s recap what we were talking about!
Disney announced two major resort updates at Coronado Springs and Caribbean Beach Resort! Coronado Springs will get a 15-story, 500 room towers and Caribbean Beach is adding waterfront dining.
Could Disney be planning to build a gondola-style cable car system? Maybe.
We got a peek at the commemorative merchandise for the 2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival!
Disneyland is featuring special Beauty and the Beast-themed food and special experiences. And this summer, Disney California Adventure …

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[18 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney and PANDORA Jewelry Team Up to Design Finisher Medal for the Tinker Bell Half Marathon

Disney and PANDORA Jewelry have teamed up for the first time to design a finisher medal for a runDisney event.
The Tinker Bell Half Marathon finisher medal was created by Disney Yellow Shoes art director David Brotherton and PANDORA Jewelry. The medal features Tinker Bell and a bit of bling.
The other finisher medals for the Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend are also a lot of fun. The Never Land 5K and Tinker Bell 10K finisher medals feature fan-favorite characters from Peter Pan.
The runDisney Kids Races medal features Disney Captain Jake and …