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[22 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Minnie Vehicle Service to Begin this Month at Walt Disney World Resort

Last week’s D23 Expo was full of exciting announcements about Walt Disney World Resort, including new transportation options that are coming to the resort.
One option – playful deemed Minnie Vans – is set to start transporting guests this month!
The Minnie Vehicle Service is a fleet of vehicles ready to whisk guests off to any destination at the Walt Disney World Resort.
The first guests who can use the service will be guests at Disney’s BoardWalk Resort and Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club Resorts. To hail a “Minnie Van” guests can use …

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[4 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Applications Open for 2018 Disney Dreamers Academy

Applications are now open for the 2018 class of the Disney Dreamers Academy at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Each year, 100 high school students from around the country are selected to participate in the Disney Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and ESSENCE.
The outside-the-classroom mentoring program takes place each March at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Students in the program will learn valuable skills including communication techniques, leadership, and networking strategies. The program also features guest speakers who give participants tips and insight on how to dream big.
Applicants must answer essay questions …

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[21 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Logo to be Featured on Orlando Magic Uniforms

Disney has announced that the Disney logo will be featured on the Orlando Magic’s uniforms starting next season.
The NBA is starting a trial period where teams can have sponsorship partners for their uniforms.
In 2010, Disney was one of the team’s Champion of the Community partners and views this expanded partnership as one more way “to solidify Central Florida’s presence as a global sports destination.”
Disney is adding a special seating and hospitality area at Amway Arena – home of the Orlando Magic. Fans can even purchase or renew their Walt Disney …

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[20 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Sneak Peek at Medals for Disneyland Paris – Val d’Europe Half Marathon

Disney recently gave guests a sneak peek at the finisher medals for this year’s Disneyland Paris – Val d’Europe Half Marathon.
The finisher medal for the half marathon pays tribute to the 25th anniversary of Disneyland Paris and features Mickey Mouse, running past Sleeping Beauty Castle.
The inaugural 10K race finisher medal features Flora, Fauna, and Merryweather flying around Sleeping Beauty Castle.
The Kids Races medal features Mickey Mouse, while the 5K medal features Lumiere from Beauty and the Beast.
This year’s Disneyland Paris Half Marathon will also include a new challenge – the Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo …

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[2 Jun 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Fantasyland Charm Gift Set Available at PANDORA Jewelry

Fans of Fantasyland and PANDORA jewelry are going to love the new three-charm collection available at the Disney Parks.
The three-piece charm gift set was inspired by classic Fantasyland attractions and includes an Alice’s Tea Cup charm in sterling silver with white and pink enamel, a Flying Dumbo charm in sterling silver, and a Classic Carousel charm in sterling silver with 14K gold top.
The set also includes a Fantasyland-themed lithograph.
The individual charms might be available separately at a later date but currently are only available as a three-piece set.
Guests at Disney …

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[24 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
Pirate-Themed PhotoPass Options Available at Disney Parks

This weekend marks the arrival in theaters of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, and guests at the Disney Parks can be part of the swashbuckling fun!
PhotoPass photographers around Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort will be taking pirate-themed photos for guests.
Wherever you see a PhotoPass photographer be sure to stop and say “ahoy!” to get your own pirate-themed photos. You might even see a few characters in their buccaneer best!
And don’t forget, your PhotoPass photos can be added to Memory Maker! Make sure to purchase …

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[3 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Nail Designs from Jamberry Available at Walt Disney World Resort

If you’re looking for a way to add some Disney magic to your finger tips the next time you’re at Disney World, you should check out the new Disney designs by Jamberry.
Disney Nail Designs by Jamberry are available at select locations around Disney World.
If you aren’t familiar with Jamberry, they are adhesive enhancements for your nails that come in many fun designs.
The new Disney Nail Designs feature more than 50 Disney characters including Belle, Cinderella, and Pocahontas in addition to designs inspired by popular films including Frozen and The Lion …

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[26 Dec 2016 | No Comment | ]
Where to Celebrate New Year’s Eve at the Walt Disney World Resort

It’s almost time to ring in 2017 and there’s no better place to celebrate than at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Guests at Epcot can enjoy a DJ at the Future World Fountain Stage from 7 p.m. until 1 a.m.
There’s also a smoke-billowing dragon in China, performances by British Invasion in the United Kingdom Pavilion, a Euro-pop DJ in Italy, a Latin band and DJ at the America Gardens theater, and a “Silent Groove” in Japan.
IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth will have a 6 p.m. show with a holiday finale, and an …

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[18 Nov 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gift Card eCards Now Availalbe

Just in time for the holiday season the Disney Gift Card eCards are now available!
The Disney Gift Card eGift can be purchased here and can be redeemed anywhere Disney Gift Cards are accepted.
The eGift Cards are scanned directly from your smartphone and can also be printed.
The eGift Cards make great last-minute gifts since they’re emailed to a valid email address as soon as they’re ordered.
Just like standard Disney Gift Cards, the eGift Cards can be used at Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, Adventures by Disney, Disney PhotoPass, …

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[11 Apr 2016 | No Comment | ]
FastPass+ System Updated at the Walt Disney World Resort

It’s official. The FastPass+ system at the Walt Disney World Resort has been updated, effective April 10.
If you have the My Disney Experience app on your smartphone you’ll need to update the app in order to use the updated system.
Under the updated FastPass+ system guests are no longer required to choose three FastPass+ selections. Instead, guests choose members of their FastPass+ party (just in case someone doesn’t want to experience Expedition Everest), then choose the time frame you want to make your selections, and then the app will give you …