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[2 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Candlelight Processional News, Epcot Food and Wine Festival News, and More

We’re getting to that super busy time of year in the Disney news cycle! Last week we had news about the Food and Wine Festival and the Candlelight Processional, plus so much more.
The 2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival kicks off August 31 this year (!!!) and last week we found out that The CHEW is coming back this year. And they’re bringing a new marketplace booth called Earth Eats.
The Candlelight Processional doesn’t happen until November but we have news on the preliminary list of narrators and it’s time to …

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[30 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
2017 Candlelight Processional Narrators Announced and Bookings Open for Candlelight Processional Dining Packages

It might be summertime, but it’s also time to start thinking about the holiday season at Walt Disney World!
And to help in that endeavor, Disney has announced the list of narrators for this year’s Candlelight Processional at Epcot.
The Candlelight Processional is a retelling of the Christmas story by a celebrity narrator who is accompanied by a choir and orchestra playing traditional Christmas carols. It’s a highlight of the Holidays Around the World at Epcot each holiday season.
This year’s narrators are:

November 24- December 3 – To Be Announced
December 4-5 – Pat …

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[30 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Disney Cruise Line News, PizzeRizzo Opening Soon, and More

Happy day before Halloween! It’s been another busy week of Disney news so let’s dive right in and see what you might have missed.
Disney announced that the popular nighttime projection show ‘Celebrate the Magic’ is departing the Magic Kingdom on November 3. The show’s replacement, ‘Once Upon a Time’, is a new projection show and debuts on November 4.
Disney Cruise Line announced that all the DCL ships will soon feature the Royal Court Royal Tea. And, the sailing itineraries for early 2018 have been announced!
An almost full list of celebrity …

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[24 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Narrator List Updated for the 2016 Candlelight Processional

The 2016 Candlelight Processional starts November 25 at Epcot and this year’s list of narrators includes some fan favorites and a few new voices.
The holiday show tells the story of Christmas accompanied by a full orchestra and choirs.
This year’s narrators are:

Steven Curtis Chapman: November 25-27
Neil Patrick Harris: November 28 to December 1
Whoopi Goldberg: December 2-3
Edward James Olmos: December 4-6
Robby Benson: December 10-12
Meredith Vieira: December 13-15
Jim Caviezel: December 16-18
Joe Morton: December 19-21
Ming-Na Wen: December 22-24
Jodi Benson: December 25-27
Cal Ripken, Jr.: December 28-30

No narrator has been announced for December 7-9.
The Candlelight Processional …

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[3 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Epcot Food and Wine Festival News, Candleight Processional News, and More

Happy Fourth of July weekend! We hope you have some fun and relaxation planned.
It was another busy week of news out of Disney, starting with all the news release about the 2016 Epcot Food and Wine Festival! We found out about new Marketplace Booths, seminars and demos, and much more!
Disney also announced a partial list of narrators for this year’s Candlelight Processional! And if you’re making plans to attend you can also make your reservations for the Candlelight Processional dining packages.
Reservations are also open for holiday parties during Halloween and …

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[30 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
Candlelight Processional Narrators Announced and Dining Packages Available

It’s time to start planning your holiday visit to the Walt Disney World Resort and today you can start booking a Candlelight Processional dining package.
The Candlelight Processional is the popular holiday program that features the retelling of the Christmas story by a celebrity narrator, a choir, and a full orchestra.
This year the Candlelight Processional will be performed three times each night from November 25 until December 30 at the America Gardens Theater in Epcot.
The narrators announced so far for this year are:

Steven Curtis Chapman – November 25-27
Neil Patrick Harris – …

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[18 Oct 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Another New Restaurant for Disney Springs, Narrators Announced for Candlelight Processional, and More!

We’re halfway through October which means the winter holiday season is getting closer! And we have some news this week about the annual Candlelight Processional at Epcot.
The full list of narrators has been announced for the Candlelight Processional and they include Gary Sinise, Whoopi Goldberg, Neil Patrick Harris, and Amy Grant. The Candlelight Processional is performed three times each night from November 27 through December 30.
Another restaurant at the Magic Kingdom has updated its menu! The seasonally-open Tortuga Tavern debuted a new barbecue themed menu last week. Guests looking for …

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[6 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Walt Disney World Resort Theme Parks are Full of Fun for the Holidays this Season

Sure, the calendar still says summer but it’s never too early to start planning your holiday vacation to the Walt Disney World Resort.
The holidays start November 8 at the Magic Kingdom with the kick-off of this year’s Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.
This holiday hard-ticket event runs for 20 select nights through December 18 and includes Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade, Holiday Wishes fireworks, and of course cookies and hot chocolate on Main Street.
Once again this year the Jungle Cruise will be transformed into the Jingle Cruise and Queen Elsa …

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[8 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]
Narrators Announced for 2015 Candlelight Processional at Walt Disney World Resort

The narrators for this year’s Candlelight Processional have been announced and reservations are now open for the Candlelight Processional Dining Packages at Epcot.
The Candlelight Processional takes place this year from November 27 through December 30. Performances are three times each night.
The narrators for this year are:

November 27-29: TBD
November 30-December 3: Neil Patrick Harris
December 4-5: Whoopi Goldber
December 6-8: Joe Morton
December 9-11: TBD
December 12-14: Meredith Vieira
December 15-23: TBD
December 24-26: Edward James Olmsos
December 27-28: TBD
December 29-30: Amy Grant

The Candlelight Processional dining packages include a meal at a select Epcot restaurant and guaranteed seating …

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[28 Jun 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Selfie Sticks Banned, Fourth of July Celebrations, and D23 Expo Merchandise

Wow! What a week in Disney World news!
The biggest theme park news story last week has to be the selfie stick ban. The Walt Disney World Resort is banning the ubiquitous selfie sticks as of Tuesday, June 30 from all the Orlando theme parks. Bans will also be instituted at Disneyland, Hong Kong Disney, and Disneyland Paris.
So if you’re traveling to Walt Disney World for the Fourth of July leave the selfie sticks at home, but be ready to celebrate! Disney is planning some magically patriotic celebrations for July 3 …