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[19 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Summer is Full of New Experiences and Attractions at the Disney Parks

Summer at the Disney Parks is quickly approaching and guests can look forward to new experiences on both coasts!
At the Walt Disney World Resort, Pandora – The World of Avatar is opening May 27 at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, and at Disneyland Resort the new Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! also opens on May 27!
Pandora – The World of Avatar will transport guests to the world of Pandora from the film Avatar.
The land will feature floating mountains, bioluminescent plants, and two new attractions: Avatar Flight of Passage and the …

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[9 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: 2017 Holiday Party Dates Announced, Sales Open for Copper Creek Villas & Cabins, and More

Happy Sunday! We hope you’re having a great weekend. It was a busy week in Disney news with party dates announced for the 2017 holiday parties, general sales opening for the newest Disney Vacation Club Resort, and much more. Let’s check out the week in Disney news.
Disney announced the dates for the 2017 Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. This year, the Halloween parties start in late August!
General sales opened last week for the Copper Creek Villas & Cabins at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge. The newest DVC …

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[7 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Dates Announced for 2017 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom

The calendar might say April, but Disney has just released the dates for the 2017 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom!
This holiday party is a fan favorite and takes place on select nights in November and December.
The dates for 2017 are: November 8,9, 12, 14, 16, 17, 26, and 28; and December 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21, and 22.
This year’s party will include Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade, Holiday Wishes fireworks, A Frozen Holiday Wish, and Mickey’s Most Merriest …

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[6 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Dates Announced for 2017 Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom

The dates have been announced for this year’s Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party at the Magic Kingdom.
The party starts early this year – August 25! – and runs on select nights through November 1.
The dates are: August 25 and 29; September 1, 7, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26, 29; October 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 29, and 31; and November 1.
That’s 53 days of not-so-spooky fun!
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will once again include the Hocus Pocus Villain …

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[4 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
US Navy’s Blue Angels to Fly Over Magic Kingdom this Thursday

If you’re visiting the Magic Kingdom this Thursday, you’re in for a visual treat!
The U.S. Navy Blue Angels are planning to fly over Main Street U.S.A. on April 6 between 9:30 a.m. and 10 a.m. The Blue Angels will make two passes above the park.
Back in 2015 the Blue Angels performed a flyover at the Magic Kingdom with six F/A-18 Hornet jets flying overhead at more than 250 miles an hour. That flyover included a Delta Break over Cinderella Castle.
If you’re in the area on Thursday make your way to …

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[1 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
Main Street Electrical Parade to Remain at Disneyland through August

The limited-time engagement for Main Street Electrical Parade has been extended at Disneyland.
The parade’s run was slated to end early this summer, but due to popular demand the parade will now stay through at least August.
The Main Street Electrical Parade returned to Disneyland in January after a run at the Magic Kingdom since 2010. The parade started in Disneyland back in 1972.
No nighttime parade has been announced as a replacement at the Magic Kingdom in the Walt Disney World Resort.
Guests can see the Main Street Electrical Parade at Disneyland park …

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[30 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Merchandise for ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Coming to Disney Parks for Star Wars: Force For Change

The Disney Parks have once again partnered with Lucasfilm to sell specially designed products to support the Star Wars: Force For Change initiative that supports the U.S. Fund for UNICEF.
Force for Change “harnesses the strength of Star Wars to empower and improve the lives of children around the world.”
New items are arriving this spring at the Disney Parks in support of the initiative.
The merchandise includes T-shirts for adults and kids, plus a pin featuring the logo and characters from Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Twenty-five percent of the sale prices from …

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[27 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Preview of Theme Song for ‘Happily Ever After’ Nighttime Show

A new nighttime spectacular is coming to the Magic Kingdom on May 12 when ‘Happily Ever After’ debuts.
The new show is replacing fan-favorite Wishes, which will be shown for a final time on May 11.
Recently, Disney gave guests a preview of the new theme song for Happily Ever After, titled (what else?) “Happily Ever After.”
The song is performed by country music artist Angie Keilhauer and singer Jordan Fisher. Fans might recognize Fisher’s voice from the Moana soundtrack or the 2016-winter 2017 cast of Hamilton on Broadway.
You can check out a …

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[21 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Watch Live Stream of ‘Wishes’ on March 23

Wishes – the fan-favorite fireworks show at the Magic Kingdom – is ending its run on May 11. But you can catch a live-stream of the show on Thursday, March 23.
The Disney Parks Blog is hosting the live-stream of Wishes starting at 8:55 p.m. ET.
A new nighttime spectacular, Happily Ever After, is replacing Wishes on May 12.
The new show will feature fireworks, lasers, light projections, and Tinker Bell flying out of the castle. Happily Ever After will celebrate many Disney films including Aladdin, Brave, Frozen, The Hunchback of Notre Dame, …

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[17 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
The Dress Shop is Coming to Disney World at End of March

A new clothing store - The Dress Shop on Cherry Tree Lane – is slated to open at the Marketplace Co-Op in Disney Springs at the end of this month.
The store was created by Disney Parks Merchandise and will feature a collection of dresses that are inspired by Disney Parks attractions, icons, and characters.
Outfits at The Dress Shop feature nods to it’s a small world, Walt Disney’s Enchanted Tiki Room, The Haunted Mansion, and even Orange Bird.
Other dresses were inspired by Disney characters including Minnie Mouse (of course!), Snow White, and …