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[4 May 2018 | No Comment | ]
Night of Joy Will Not Return to Disney World

Night of Joy, the popular Christian music event held at the Walt Disney World Resort since 1983, will not be returning to Disney.
The event was held at the Magic Kingdom for many years, and also spent two years at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
For the past two years Night of Joy was held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex, but the second night of the event was cancelled last year due to Hurricane Irma.
Popular acts at Night of Joy included MercyMe, Amy Grant, and more.
MercyMe and Tauren Wells are two …

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[6 Apr 2018 | No Comment | ]
D23′s Destination D: Celebrating Mickey Mouse Announced for November 17-18 at Disney World

D23′s Destination D: Celebrating Mickey Mouse is scheduled for November 17 and 18 at Disney’s Contemporary Resort at the Walt Disney World Resort.
The event is described at the “the ultimate birthday celebration honoring 90 years of the mouse that started it all!.”
Destination D is open to D23 Gold Members and their families.
Tickets are $215 per person (plus $7 processing fee), and tickets will go on sale on Thursday, April 12, at 11 a.m. PT. (2 p.m. ET). There are also Mouseketeer VIP Level: $1,300 per person (plus $7 processing fee) …

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[31 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
Millennial Pink Ears and Spirit Jersey Coming to the Disney Parks

If you’re looking for an alternative to those ubiquitous Rose Gold Minnie Ears, there’s a new color headed to the Disney Parks.
Millennial Pink ears arrive at the World of Disney at Disneyland’s Downtown Disney Distric on April 1 (no joke).
The ears will eventually be available at more locations in Disney World and Disneyland by mid-April.
Also later this month the headband will be joined by a Millennial Pink spirit jersey. The jersey will feature the theme park logos – Disney World or Disneyland – on the front and “pink glitter puff …

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[23 Mar 2018 | No Comment | ]
Pick Your Favorite Walt Disney World Attraction in the 2018 March Magic Brackets

March Magic is back!
It’s time once again to pick your favorite Walt Disney World attractions in the annual March Magic online fan vote.
Voting takes place March 20 through April 2 via the Walt Disney World Resort Facebook page.
The 2017 champs, the Tomorrowland Movers, will defend their title against seven new teams including the World Showcase Explorers, Dr. Marsh’s Iguanodons, and Statler and Waldorf Hecklers.
The final matchup is April 2.
Guests can also show their team spirit with special March Magic merchandise including apparel, drinkware and hats with team logos. All team …

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[16 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Toy Story Land Opens June 30 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

It’s officially official! Toy Story Land is opening June 30 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at the Walt Disney World Resort.
Guests visiting Toy Story Land will “shrink” to toy size and join in the fun in Andy’s backyard.
The new land will feature two new attractions – Slinky Dog Dash and Alien Swirling Saucers – and Toy Story Mania will have a third track!
Dining in the new land will be served at Woody’s Lunch Box where guests can enjoy meals and old fashioned soda floats from a walk-up window.
The land will also …

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[6 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Disney Springs

If you’re looking for a great place to celebrate Valentine’s Day, look no further than Disney Springs.
Guests will find a variety of dining, shopping, and entertainment options perfect for celebrating this month.
Several restaurants at Disney Springs are offering special Valentine’s Day menus including surf and turf at for two at STK Orlando, a special menu at Paradiso 37, and a special cocktail at Morimoto Asia.
If you’re looking for a special treat stop by The Ganachery for chocolate samples and then buy some to take home! Or stop by Ghirardelli for …

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[3 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]
Renovation of Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Completed

The three-year, $140 million renovation project of the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel is complete.
The project included updating all of the rooms at both hotels, a transformation of the Dolphin’s lobby, and a renovation of the hotel meeting spaces.
Some of the renovation highlights include: an updating of all 2,267 guest rooms to reflect the water theme of both hotels; technology upgrades in the rooms including USB ports; a new lobby at the Dolphin including a new quick service venue, fuel, and a new bar, Phins; a new 2,800 …

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[1 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]
Entertainment Schedule Announced for Disney Night of Joy 2017

Night of Joy 2017 is set for September 8 and 9 at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at the Walt Disney World Resort, and Disney has announced the schedule for performers.
The lineup is:
Friday, September 8 at Champion Stadium

6 p.m. – Danny Gokey
6:50 p.m. – Natalie Grant
8:15 p.m. – Zach Williams
9:30 p.m. – tobyMac
11:45 p.m. – MercyMe

Friday September 8 at HP Field House

6:30 p.m. – Rend Collective
8:30 p.m. – Matt Maher
10:45 p.m. – Colton Dixon

Saturday September 9 at Champion Stadium

6 p.m. – Jordan Feliz
8 p.m. – Kirk Franklin
10:15 p.m. …

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[22 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Vacation Club Halloween Celebrations Announced

Disney Vacation Club members can celebrate Halloween at special events in Disneyland Resort and the Walt Disney World Resort.
On October 31, DVC members can enjoy a Halloween party at Disney’s Grand Californian Hotel and  Spa in Disneyland.
The party takes place from 3-5 p.m. in the Sequoia Ballroom and includes a DJ dance party, carnival games, and Halloween-themed food and drinks. The price is $25 per person and reservations will be available starting August 31.
DVC members can celebrate on October 31 at the Contemporary at the Walt Disney World Resort during …

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[15 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
D23 Expo Disney Parks and Resorts Panel Reveals New Projects for Walt Disney World Resort

The Disney Parks and Resorts Panel at the D23 Expo was full of exciting announcements about the Walt Disney World Resort including new attractions, new hotels, and even new transportation options.
First at Epcot, a brand new Ratatouille attraction is coming to the France Pavilion, expanding the pavilion’s size. The attraction will be similar to the 4D attraction at Disneyland Paris.
A new E-ticket attraction based on Guardians of the Galaxy is coming to Future World in Epcot. The new attraction will replace the Universe of Energy which will close on August …