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[7 Nov 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Launches Share Your Ears Initiative Benefiting Make-A-Wish

For the third year in a row – and as part of Mickey’s 90th birthday celebration this year – Disney has launched the Share Your Ears campaign befitting Make-A-Wish.
From now through November 17 fans can snap a photo of themselves wearing their ears and share it on social media with #ShareYourEars.
For every public post with the hashtag #ShareYourEars, Disney will donate $5 to Make-A-Wish — totaling up to $2 million.
Guests at Disney World, Disneyland, and Disneyland Paris can also pose in front of special #ShareYourEars walls to snap their photo. …

Disney Hotels, Disney Parks »

[27 Sep 2018 | No Comment | ]
Play, Stay, and Dine Vacation Package Returns for Early 2019 at Disney World

The popular Play, Stay, and Dine vacation package is back at Disney World for dates in early 2019.
The package is valid for stays on most nights from January 1 through March 9, 2019 and, according to Disney, “a family of 4 can play, stay, dine and save up to $500 on a 5-night/6-day room, Magic Your Way ticket and dining plan package at a select Disney Resort hotel.”
A minimum 3-night stay is required.
Guests at the Value Resorts will receive the Quick Service Dining Plan with their package, while guests at …

Disney Parks, Disney Springs »

[9 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Halloween Food Merchandise Coming to the Disney Parks this Fall

There’s a new slate of spooky and creepy Halloween-themed merchandise coming to Disneyland and Walt Disney World this fall.
Guests will find a new Happy Halloween 2018 Base Popcorn Bucket featuring Mickey and Minnie in their Halloween best along with Chip and Dale as cute little bats. This bucket will be available at Disneyland and the theme parks at Walt Disney World.
There is also a new base travel mug with a similar design. Guests at Disneyland will find the mug available as a non-refillable mug available across Disneyland Resort. But at …

Disney Parks »

[6 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
ShopDisney Hosting a Disney World Vacation Giveaway

If you haven’t made it to Toy Story Land yet, ShopDisney is giving you a chance to win a trip to the Walt Disney World Resort with their Play Big Sweepstakes.
The winner of the sweepstakes will receive five days and four nights at the Walt Disney World Resort, round trip coach airfare if they live more than 250 miles away from Disney World, hotel accommodations, 5-day Magic Your Way tickets with Park Hopper option, a $500 Disney Gift Card, and a VIP tour guide for a day.
Guests can enter the …

Disney Media, Disney Parks »

[3 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney World Set to Host the Kickoff of ABC’s ‘American Idol’ Nationwide Bus Tour Auditions

Disney World is hosting the kickoff for the American Idol nationwide bus tour auditions starting on August 25.
The bus tour starts at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort.
During the auditions at Disney World, Season 1 winner Maddie Poppe, runner-up Caleb Lee Hutchinson and finalist Catie Turner will make special appearances.
Registration for the auditions at the WWOS complex opens at 7 a.m. on August 25 and auditions start at 9 a.m., but early arrival is encouraged. Parking will open at 4 a.m.
Those wishing to …

Disney Parks »

[11 Jul 2018 | No Comment | ]
Registration Opens for Toy Story Land Passholder Playtime

Registration has opened for select Annual Passholders for the Toy Story Land Passholder Playtime.
Gold, Platinum, Platinum Plus, and Premier Passholders should have received an email today with information on how to register for the Passholder Playtime event in September.
Select dates are available throughout the month of September with time slots from 7-8 a.m. and 8-9 a.m., with registered Passholders choosing their preferred date and time slot.
Reservations are available on a first come, first served basis.
Guests will have access to Slink Dog Dash, Alien Swirling Saucers, Toy Story Mania, and they’ll …

Disney Parks »

[9 Jul 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Florida Resident Annual Pass Announced for Disney World

Florida residents have a new option when purchasing their Annual Passes for Walt Disney World Resort – the Theme Park Select Pass.
This pass gives Passholders the ability to enjoy up to 325 days at select theme parks and at least 175 days at all four theme parks.
The blackout dates for the Theme Park Select Pass are currently:

Magic Kingdom on Saturdays
Epcot on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays during the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival
Multiple theme parks during runDisney events

Disney may lift blackout dates from time to time.
Passholders with the Theme Park …

Disney Media, Disney Parks »

[27 Jun 2018 | No Comment | ]
Play Disney Parks App Debuts June 30 at Walt Disney World and Disneyland

The Play Disney Parks app is debuting this weekend – June 30 – at both Disneyland and the Walt Disney World Resort.
The app is available now for pre-order at the App Store and Google Play.
When it goes live on June 30 guests at Disneyland and Disney World will “turn wait time into play time with all-new interactive experiences and activities created for select attraction queues.”
Attraction queue activities include: “Playset Party” for Toy Story Mania, “Off to Neverland” for Peter Pan’s Flight, “Rocket Race” in Space Mountain, and  “Andy’s Boardgame Blast” …

Disney Hotels »

[27 Jun 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney World’s Dog-Friendly Hotels Policy Likely to End in October

Last fall the Walt Disney World Resort started a pilot program that allowed guests to bring their dogs to stay in their hotel room at four Walt Disney World Resort Hotels.
Now it appears – based on a date on the official Walt Disney World Resort website – that the pilot program is ending on October 15, 2018.
The “Dog-Friendly Disney Resorts” page says: “This pilot program is currently available to Guests with reservations at these Disney Resort hotels now through October 15, 2018 as part of a test.”
The hotels currently participating …

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[9 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
New Attraction-Themed Coke Bottles Arrive at Disney Parks

If you’re a fan of the fun Disney-themed Coke bottles that have been at the Disney Parks for the past couple of years, you’re going to love the new attraction-themed bottles.
The new bottles including a Coke bottle for the Haunted Mansion, a Diet Coke in Tomorrowland, and a Coke Zero Sugar at Big Thunder Mountain Railroad.
Our friends at the Disney Food Blog also spotted a Jungle Cruise bottle in Adventureland at the Magic Kingdom.
All bottles are available in both Disney World and Disneyland.
These fun Coke bottles can be found at …