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[18 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Holiday Dessert Party Bookings, New Epcot Dessert Party, and More

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there! Wishing you a relaxing day of fun with family.
It’s been a busy week of news in the world of Disney, so let’s check out the biggest stories.
Bookings opened for the holiday dessert parties at the Magic Kingdom! Guests can now make reservations for the Happy HalloWishes Dessert Party and the Holiday Wishes Dessert Party.
In honor of Cars Land – and the release of Cars 3 – Disney California Adventure is hosting artists showcases at Ramone’s House of Body Art. The second …

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[16 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
D23 Announces Details for the Disney Dream Store at the D23 Expo

The Disney Dream Store is returning to the D23 Expo 2017 with new and exclusive collectibles and more for fans attending the Expo.
The Disney Dream Store will feature Disney theme parks merchandise including merchandise from Pirates of the Caribbean 50th anniversary, Space Mountain’s 40th anniversary, Epcot’s 35th anniversary, and a new collection of Alex and Ani jewelry.
There’s also a new Interchangable Bow Collection debuting at the store.
The store will also feature official D23 Expo and Disney Legends 30th anniversary merchandise including logo merchandise, tees, headware, drinkware, pins, and more.
Other merchandise …

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[30 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Free Dining Announced, D23 Expo News, and More

Happy last day of April! It’s been a busy week of Disney news so let’s dive right in.
We started the week with the highly anticipated announcement of the 2017 Disney World Free Dining Offer.
The free dining offer gives guests at most Walt Disney World Resort a FREE Disney Dining Plan with a minimum 3-night stay at at WDW hotel and a minimum 2-day Park Hopper or Park Hopper Plus ticket.
The 2017 D23 Expo is July 14-16 this year and we found out additional details about the lineup of presentations at …

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[29 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
D23 Announces Lineup of Presentations for D23 Expo 2017

The lineup of presentations for the D23 Expo 2017 has been announced!
Disney Chairman and CEO Bob Iger is set to kick off the Expo on Friday, July 14, and later in the day fans will get a preview of the latest films coming from Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar.
On July 15 The Walt Disney Studios will present a preview of the slate of live-action films from Disney, Marvel, and Lucasfilm. And on July 16 Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek will give a preview of what is coming …

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[23 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Summer of Heroes, D23 Fanniversary, and More

Happy Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side Sunday! If you’re running today … good luck! And if you’re not, it’s time to check out the latest in Disney news.
D23 announced its 2017 ‘Fanniversary’ event. The celebration is planned for Sunday, October 1 (the actual anniversary of Epcot) and it kicks off a month-long celebration for Epcot’s 35th anniversary.
The Summer of Heroes kicks off May 27 at  Disney California Adventure. This special summertime event includes the grand opening of Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT, aGuardians of the …

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[18 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Pirate-Themed Exhibit Announced for D23 Expo 2017

A new pirate-themed exhibit has been announced for the 2017 D23 Expo at the Anaheim Convention Center.
The exhibit, ‘Walt Disney Archives Presents – A Pirate’s Life for me: Disney’s Rascals, Scoundrels, and Really Bad Eggs,’ is a 12,000 square foot exhibit that celebrates some of Disney’s most popular pirates.
The exhibit will feature artwork, attraction vehicles, Audio-Animatronics® figures, and more.
Some of the items in the exhibit include: concept art from Peter Pan, artwork from Treasure Island, Pirates of the Caribbean Audio-Animatronics® figures from the Disneyland attraction, a pirate ship from Peter …

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[8 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces Nine New Disney Legends to be Honored at D23 Expo in July

Nine new Disney Legends will be honored at this summer’s D23 Expo.
This year marks the 30th anniversary of the Disney Legends Award. The first Disney Legends Award was given to Fred MacMurray in 1987, and since then 276 Disney Legends have been honored with the award.
The award is the highest honor that is bestowed by The Walt Disney Company and past recipients include Steve Jobs, George Lucas, Susan Lucci, Johnny Depp, and more.
This year’s Disney Legends are: Carrie Fisher, Clyde “Gerry” Geronimi, Manuel Gonzales, Mark Hamill, Wayne Jackson, Stan Lee, …

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[6 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]
Tickets for D23 Expo 2017 on Sale July 14

If you’re making plans to attend the D23 Expo 2017, tickets go on sale next week!
Tickets for the bi-annual Expo go on sale Thursday, July 14, at 10 a.m. PT. The Expo takes place July 14-16, 2017 at the Anaheim Convention Center and is the largest Disney fan event in the world.
D23 Expo 2017 will celebrate the past, present, and future of Disney with panels, events, celebrity appearances, presentations, and much more. It was during the 2015 D23 Expo that fans learned about the addition of Star Wars Land at …

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[16 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News – Star Wars Land Coming to Disney World and Disneyland, Jungle Cruise Restaurant Announced, and More

What a week for Disney fans! As I type, the D23 Expo is still happening so there’s sure to be more exciting news to report. But let’s talk about what we know so far!
First – and perhaps most importantly – Disney officially announced that a Star Wars-themed land is coming to both Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland! The lands will be 14 acres each and will feature two new attractions (including a chance to be at the controls of the Millennium Falcon!) along with a Star Wars Cantina and more!
In …

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[15 Aug 2015 | No Comment | ]
Jungle Cruise-themed Restaurant Coming to Adventureland in the Magic Kingdom

There has been some exciting news coming out of this weekend’s D23 Expo including the official announcement that the Jungle Navigation Co., Ltd. Skipper Canteen is coming to the Magic Kingdom.
In recent months we’ve heard rumors about a Jungle Cruise-themed restaurant coming to the former Adventureland Veranda, and now it’s official.
This restaurant will feature several different dining rooms including a crew mess hall, a once hidden secret meeting room of the ‘Society of Explorers and Adventurers (yes, the same group that used to meet at Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar in …