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[21 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
D23 Announces Fanniversary Celebration

D23 has announced the 2017 Fanniversary Celebration – and this year fans are celebrating the 35th anniversary of Ecpot.
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 event takes place at World Showplace and includes three presentations that celebrate Epcot.
Attendees will also receive a boxed lunch during the presentation and a one-of-a-kind gift created for the Fanniversary celebration.
Tickets for the D23 Fanniversary are $135 per person plus a $5 processing fee. The event is only …

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[19 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Resort Gondola System Appears to be a Reality

Back in February we told you about rumors of a gondola lift system that was rumored to be coming to the Walt Disney World Resort.
Now it appears that this new transportation system is becoming a reality for the resort.
The Orlando Sentinel is reporting that documents obtained from the Reedy Creek Improvement District confirm the project.
According to the documents, there will be six stations with three gondola lines that link Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Epcot, Caribbean Beach Resort, and the area between Pop Century and Art of Animation.
The enclosed gondola cabs will …

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[12 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Food Blog Launches ‘DFB Guide to Epcot Snacks 2017-18′ E-book

The Disney Food Blog has just announced the grand launch of the DFB Guide to Epcot Snacks 2017-18 e-book!
The DFB Guide to Epcot Snacks is a supplement to the DFB Guide to Walt Disney World Dining and covers more than 400 snacks at Epcot!
In the fully-updated Guide readers will find more than 440 pages of advice, more than 400 snacks, and more.
The DFB Guide to Epcot Snacks features full-color photos of all the snacks (including more than 60 new additions), current pricing and Disney Dining Plan credit status, snack locations, …

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[22 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Egg-stravaganza Returns to Disneyland in April

A fun holiday tradition returns to Disneyland next month when the Egg-stravaganza scavenger hunt starts on April 1.
The egg-themed scavenger hunt takes place at Disneyland park, Disney California Adventure, and the Downtown Disney District through April 16.
Guests who wish to participate in the scavenger hunt can purchase an Egg-stravaganza map for $5.99 at merchandise locations around Disneyland.
Then, the search is on for hidden eggs that are themed to look like Disney and Pixar characters. Once you find a hidden egg you can use the stickers on the map to mark …

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[7 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Orange-Scented Gift Card Debuts at Epcot Flower and Garden Festival

If you’re making plans to visit the 2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival, be sure to check out the new orange-scented Disney Gift Card available at the Festival.
This reloadable and wearable gift card has a fresh orange scent and can be worn on your wrist for easy access at all the Outdoor Kicthens.
The gift card can be activated with as little as $15 and can be used to pay for items at the Outdoor Kitchens and merchandise throughout the Festival. After the Festival ends you can continue to reload the …

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[17 Feb 2017 | One Comment | ]
Is Disney Planning to Build a Cable Car System at the Walt Disney World Resort?

There’s been a rumor circulating for a short time that the Walt Disney World Resort is considering building a cable car system on property.
And, thanks to the filing of some plans by the Reedy Creek Improvement District with the South Florida Water Management District, that rumor is getting stronger.
There is no official word yet from Disney about the plans, but they show several buildings with elevated floors and one building with a V-shape – leading some people to think that these are plans for a gondola lift that links certain …

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[15 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Epcot’s Egg-Stravaganza Returns on March 1

March 1 is a big day at Epcot. Not only does the 2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival kick off that day, but the annual Egg-Stravaganza also starts on the first day of March.
This annual event gives guests the chance to search for hidden “eggs” throughout Epcot while recording their discoveries with stickers in a themed map.
The Egg-stravaganza maps and stickers can be purchased at several locations in Epcot including Pin Central in Future World and World Traveler at the International Gateway.
The maps are $5.99 a piece. Once the map …

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[15 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Sneak Preview of Epcot Flower and Garden Festival Merchandise

The 2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival kicks off March 1 and Disney is giving guests a preview of some of the commemorative merchandise.
The artwork this year features new designs from the Disney Design Group including images of Mickey and Minnie along with pastel colors and geometric patterns with Figment.
Some of the new merchandise includes apparel, hats and ear hats, home décor, and more. Five new Disney Dooney & Bourke bags will be available including a large Weekender bag. Guests will also find a ShellieMay plush and three Figment garden …

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[12 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Rivers of Light Opening Date Announced, Wishes to be Replaced, and More

Whew! What a busy week it’s been in the world of Disney news! We have updates about Rivers of Light, a new nighttime show at the Magic Kingdom, and so much more. Let’s dive right in!
After nearly a year-long delay, the Rivers of Light nighttime show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom is opening on February 17! The show is currently in “soft open” which means you be able to see it before Friday.
If you’re making plans to see the Rivers of Light you can also book a dining package that includes …

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[6 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Garden Rocks Concert Series Dining Packages Available Now

In just a few weeks the 2017 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival kicks off and guests will have a chance to enjoy the Garden Rocks concert series each Friday through Monday.
And now the dining packages are available for booking. The packages are available for shows on these dates:

March 3-6, 10-13, 24-27, 31
April 1-3, 7-10, 14-17, 21-24
May 5-8, 19-22

Breakfast packages start at $39 plus tax (for adults) and $23 plus tax (for children, ages 3-9); lunch packages start at $39 plus tax (for adults) and $15.50 plus tax (for children, ages …