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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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[15 Mar 2017 | No Comment | ]
Pirates of the Caribbean Celebrates 50 Years this Weekend at Disneyland

This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of Pirates of the Caribbean at Disneyland and the celebration starts March 16.
Guests will have a chance to nosh on pirate-themed food at French Market Restaurant, Mint Julep Bar, Harbour Galley, Royal Street Verandah, Café Orleans, and the Blue Bayou Restaurant.
Specialty food items include gold-dusted churros, a Buccaneer Pulled Pork Sandwich, Lost Treasure Beignets, Jolly Roger Punch, and Calypso’s Caribbean Chicken Stew.
On March 17 and March 18 guests can enjoy pirate-themed entertainment in New Orleans Square Bootstrappers and Lucky the Pirate, limited edition merchandise, …

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[3 Feb 2017 | No Comment | ]
Ultimate Disney Classics VIP Tour Announced at the Magic Kingdom

There’s a new VIP tour at the Magic Kingdom giving guests the chance to experience VIP treatment and some of the most popular attractions at the theme park.
The Ultimate Disney Classics VIP Tour is a 4-hour tour led by Disney VIP Tour Guides. While on the tour guests have the chance to experience up to 10 attractions including Pirates of the Caribbean, Jungle Cruise, it’s a small world, Peter Pan’s Flight, and more.
The tour also includes a meet-and-greet with Mickey Mouse.
The Ultimate Disney Classics VIP tour is available on Tuesdays, …

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[1 Jul 2016 | No Comment | ]
Pirate’s Adventure Game at Magic Kingdom Adds New Reward for Guests

Guests playing the Pirate’s Adventure – Treasures of the Seven Seas game at the Magic Kingdom have a new incentive for finishing the game.
The Pirate’s Adventure game now has Collector Cards as a reward. Once players complete a pirate raid they can return to Pirate Headquarters and claim their reward.
In the Pirate’s Adventure game guests are turned into recruits for Captain Jack and then embark on one of five different raids in Adventureland.
Guests must collect valuable treasures and fend off enemies including Captain Barbosa and the Royal Navy.
There are currently …

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[28 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Haunted Mansion’ Children’s Book Part of New Series from Disney Publishing

There’s a new children’s book coming from Disney Publishing that is all about the Haunted Mansion.
The book is part of the ‘Disney Parks Presents’ series from Disney Publishing – and the series isn’t just books. The picture books also come with CDs and original artwork based on popular Disney Parks rides and attractions.
Basically fans can relive their favorite attractions at home thanks to this new series.
The Haunted Mansion is the first attraction to get the book treatment and it features a CD with 5-minue and 32-second musical tours of the …

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[16 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
New Designs Available at Retail MagicBand on Demand Stations at Walt Disney World Resort

If you’re making plans to visit the MagicBand on Demand stations at Walt Disney World Resort there are a few new designs from which to choose.
New designs include Beauty and the Beast, Duffy the Disney Bear, and ShellieMay. Guests visiting Disney Springs will find two designs by Jerrod Maruyama.
Haunted Mansion fans will want to check out the four new designs inspired by the attraction, and there are also several new designs inspired by attractions in the Magic Kingdom including classics such as Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride.
And if pirates are your …

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[22 Feb 2016 | No Comment | ]
New Vinylmation Movieland Series Debuts at Disney Parks

A brand new Vinylmation series has arrived at the Disney Parks.
The Movieland Series 1 is a limited-release mystery series featuring right figures – seven “known designs” and one “mystery chaser” figure.
The Vinylamtion in this series are presented in a box that is inspired by vintage movie ads.
The Movieland Series 1 includes characters from The Rocketeer, Captain Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, the Shaggy Dog, V.I.N.Cent from The Black Hole, and the robot diver from 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.
Two other figures are Tron and Condorman.
This …

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[15 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News – ‘Frozen 2′, Pirates of the Caribbean Closure, and a New Name for Disney’s Hollywood Studios

It’s been a whirlwind of big Disney news this week so let’s dive right in!
Disney announced the official kickoff for summer is happening May 22 on both coasts! The Magic Kingdom is hosting a 24-hour event during Memorial Day weekend to start the “Coolest Summer Ever.”
The ‘Coolest Summer Ever’ will include Frozen Summer Fun LIVE at Disney’s Hollywood Studios from June 17 through September 7, Star Wars Weekends from May 15 through June 14, plus the opening of several new restaurants and shops at Downtown Disney.
Disneyland and Disney California Adventure …

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[11 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
Pirates of the Caribbean Closing for Lengthy Refurbishment on May 11

The very popular Pirates of the Caribbean attraction at the Magic Kingdom is closing in May for a lengthy refurbishment.
The ride will be closed from May 11 until September 25 so that it can undergo what Disney is calling a “routine refurbishment.”
There have been reports lately of issues with the ride’s animatronic characters and with boats taking on water during the ride.
Last year a guest was seriously injured and lost his fingertips on the ride and a young boy also suffered a hand injury in a separate incident.
Despite these instances …

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[7 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Show Your Disney Side’ App Lets You Transform Into Disney Characters

If you have ever wondered what you’d look like as Maleficent, there’s an app for that.
Disney has introduced the Show Your Disney Side app that allows users to transform themselves into popular Disney characters including an X-Wing Pilot from Star Tours – The Adventure Continues, a pirate from Pirates of the Caribbean, Anna from Frozen, and even Maleficent.
Guests who use the new app at Disneyland Resort or Walt Disney World Resort can use the app to unlock special Haunted Mansion characters.
The app uses facial mapping technology to transform users into …