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[1 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
New D-Tech Me Figures Debuting During ‘Star Wars’ Weekends 2015

Two new D-Tech Me figurines are making their debut at this year’s Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Guests will be able to create a Jedi Knight or a TIE-Fighter pilot in addition to the other figurines including the Carbon-Freeze Me, Alderaan Princess, Stormtrooper, and X-Wing Pilots.
The D-Tech Me experience launched in 2012 and it’s a 10-minute experience using the world’s highest resolution, single-shot 3Dscanner. The image captured on the scanner is sent to a high resolution 3D printer that creates the figurines. Guests will receive their completed D-Tech Me …

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[12 Mar 2015 | One Comment | ]
Disney Announces ‘Coolest Summer Ever’ and a 24-Hour Event at the Magic Kingdom

This summer is going to be the ‘Coolest Summer Ever’ at the Walt Disney World Resort and Disney is kicking things off with a special 24-hour event at the Magic Kingdom on May 22.
The all-night party to kick off summer at Walt Disney World Resort is May 22-23 and guests are invited to dress in costumes to show their Disney Side. Select attractions, entertainment, merchandise, plus food and beverage items will be available at the 24-hour party.
The all-night party will also feature Disney characters, dance parties, and other surprises.
The ‘Coolest …

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[8 Mar 2015 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News – A Galactic Gathering, Attractions Updates Announced, and More Flower & Garden Merchandise

Spring is in full bloom at Epcot now that the 2015 Flower and Garden Festival officially opened on March 4! This year guests can enjoy millions of flowers, Frozen-theme topiaries, food and drink at the Outdoor Kitchens, and some really great festival merchandise!
Speaking of special events at Walt Disney World Resorts, the dates for this year’s Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party have been announced! Tickets go on sale in April so keep an eye on DisZine as we’ll report the sale dates as soon we …

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[22 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News – Flower and Garden Outdoor Kitchens, ‘Star Wars’ Weekend News, and runDisney Medals

Welcome to another edition of our weekly news recap where we highlight the top Disney news stories for the week!
As thousands of runners are celebrating the 2015 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend this week, runDisney recently announced a sneak peek of the new finisher medals for May’s Tinker Bell Half Marathon in Disneyland!
The 2015 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival is just around the corner and we have some updates about what Outdoor Kitchens will be at the festival! This year’s festival will feature 11 Outdoor Kitchens including the all-new …

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[19 Feb 2015 | No Comment | ]
More Details Announced for 2015 ‘Star Wars’ Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The 2015 Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios kicks off May 15 and runs every weekend through June 15 and we have some new details about this fan-favorite event.
James Taylor Arnold, the voice of Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars: The Clone Wars, is back this year, hosting the Stars of the Saga talk show in the Theater of the Stars on Hollywood Boulevard.
This year also marks a new location for Darth’s Mall – it’ll be located in a new area near Streets of America.
The 2015 Star Wars Weekends will …

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[7 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News: Star Wars Weekends, Frozen Fever, and Princess Half Marathon Medals

It’s been another busy week in the World of Disney, but perhaps the biggest news was the announcement of the dates for the 2015 Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Once again in 2015 the very popular weekend event is happening for five consecutive weekends beginning May 15.
The dates for the Weekends are:

Weekend I: May 15-17
Weekend II: May 22-24
Weekend III: May 29-31
Weekend IV: June 5-7
Weekend V: June 12-14

Reservations are also being accepted for the two special dining events during Star Wars Weekends – Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars Dine In at …

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[3 Dec 2014 | No Comment | ]
Dates Announced for 2015 ‘Star Wars’ Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney has announced the dates for the 2015 Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The dates for the 2015 Star Wars Weekends are:

Weekend I: May 15-17
Weekend II: May 22-24
Weekend III: May 29-31
Weekend IV: June 5-7
Weekend V: June 12-14

In other Star Wars Weekend news, the booking for Star Wars Weekend dining packages opens today, December 3! Guests can book dinner at Hollywood & Vine or breakfast at the Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater.
The dinner at Hollywood & Vine is Jedi Mickey’s Star Wars Dine at Hollywood & Vine and features Disney characters dressed …

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[13 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Merchandise Released for Final Star Wars Weekend

In celebration of the fifth and final Star Wars Weekend of 2014, Disney is releasing new merchandise.
Some of the new items include Darth Vader and character T-shirts, a glass mug, and a spinner pin that features characters from the new Disney XD series Star Wars Rebels.
Guests can also pick up a limited edition Magic Band with pre-printed images. Each edition has 2,500 pieces and feature Yoda’s image on a green retail Magic Band and Darth Vader’s image on the red retail Magic Band.
Each of the retail Magic Bands will be …

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[1 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News: Tinker Bell, runDisney, and Harambe Nights

As the first full week of summertime at Disney wraps up we have quite a bit of exciting news to report, so let’s get started!
Disneyland News
Perhaps the biggest news this week was Monday’s announcement from runDisney on the inaugural Star Wars Half Marathon Weekend taking place at Disneyland in January 2015! The all-new race will feature a 5K, 10K, and Half Marathon in addition to the Star Wars Rebel Challenge!
If you’re headed to the west coast in June, there is an exciting lineup of special merchandise events happening at Disneyland! …

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[25 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News: Star Wars, Dole Whips, and Race Cars

It’s been a fun-filled week in the World of Disney news! Summer officially kicked off at the Disney Parks on both coasts this past Friday during the 24-hour Rock Your Disney Side party! So let’s get this party started!
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Earlier this week there was news from the set of Star Wars Episode VII. Director J.J. Abrams announced the Star Wars Force for Change campaign, which is going to raise money for UNICEF while giving one lucky fan a walk-on role in the new film!
Speaking of Star Wars, our …