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[26 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Residents of Washington and Colorado Receive a Free Night at Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel as Part of Super Bowl-Themed Deal

As the Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos prepare to battle in next weekend’s Super Bowl, their fans can get a sweet hotel deal at the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel.
The hotel is rewarding residents of the teams’ home states with the “I’m off to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel” deal.
As part of the deal, residents of Washington and Colorado will receive a free night at the Swan and Dolphin when they book two nights at the standard price before February 28, 2014. The prices are …

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[25 Jan 2014 | One Comment | ]
Lineup Announced for Flower Power Concert Series at Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

When the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival begins March 5 it’s bringing the groovy sounds of the ‘60s and ‘70s along for the ride.
The Flower Power Concert Series starts March 7, and the lineup for this year features two new acts – Gary Lewis and The Playboys (This Diamond Ring) and Alan Parson Live Project (Eye in the Sky).
Other acts slated for this year’s concert series include the Village People (Y.M.C.A.), Paul Revere & The Raiders (Good Thing), and The Guess Who.
The Flower Power Concert Series is performed at …

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[24 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Seasons of Disney XD’s Series ‘Kickin’ It’ and ‘Lab Rats’ to Premiere February 17

Disney XD is gearing up for the season premieres of their most popular series – Kickin’ It and Lab Rats.
The shows are considered the cornerstones of the network’s Monday night lineup and both premiere on February 17.
Stars of the shows will host the evening telecast which concludes with the Disney XD premiere of the Disney Channel Original Movie Cloud 9.
This marks the fourth season for Kickin’ It and the Wasabi Warriors embark on a new chapter of their lives as they relocate to the beachside town of Seaford Village. In …

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[24 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Channel’s ‘Good Luck Charlie’ Says Final Goodbye in February

It’s time to say goodbye Charlie.
Disney’s Channel’s hit comedy series Good Luck Charlie is set to air its final episode on February 16.
Good Luck Charlie premiered on Disney Channel in April 2010 and has aired 100 episodes and a Disney Channel Original Movie. The show stars Bridgit Mendler, Jason Dolley, Leigh-Allyn Baker, Bradley Steven Perry, Mia Talerico, Logan Moreau, and Eric Allen Kramer as the members of the Duncan family.
The episode celebrating the birth of baby brother Toby in June 2012 had 8.9 million viewers. The 2011 original movie Good …

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[23 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Announces 2014’s Special Events from Disney’s Animal Programs Team

If you’re planning on visiting the Walt Disney World Resort this year the Animal Programs team has some very special events planned throughout the year.
These events take place at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and The Seas with Nemo & Friends in Epcot and give guests an opportunity to connect with nature, talk to experts in the field, and learn more about some amazing animals.
Some of the events at the Animal Kingdom include ‘Spring Forward for Amphibians Day’ on March 4, Party for the Planet on April 22 in celebration of Earth …

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[23 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
All-New Sing-Along Version of “Frozen” Arrives in Theaters Nationwide January 31

If you can’t stop singing along to your Frozen soundtrack, listen up!
On January 31, an all-new sing-along version of Disney’s Golden Globe-winning and Oscar-nominated film is opening in 1,000 theaters nationwide.
“Frozen fans have embraced the film’s original songs and its soundtrack with such passion—there are countless YouTube videos from people singing songs like ‘Let It Go’—we decided to create a version that would celebrate that enthusiasm,” said Dave Hollis, executive vice president, theatrical distribution, The Walt Disney Studios. “It’s a great opportunity for families to get together and have some …

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[22 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
February Merchandise Events Planned for Disneyland Resort

February might be the shortest month of the year, but there’s no shortage of incredible merchandise events at the Disneyland Resort next month.
The month begins with the launch of “Castle Coffee Break” which is the third in a series from Jerrod Maruyama’s Happiest Hipster on Earth collection. The new piece features Hipster Mickey and Hipster Minnie as they pose for selfies in front of Sleeping Beauty Castle.
Jerrod will be available for a special appearance and signing at the Wonderground Gallery from 2-5 p.m. on February 1 and 2.
Precious Moments doll …

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[22 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
D23: The Official Disney Fan Club Announces Special Events for 2014

The Official Disney Fan Club – D23 – has announced a slate of events for 2014 that is sure to please any Disney fan.
Perhaps one of the biggest events for this year is Destination D: Attraction Rewind Presented by H2O Plus. This event is scheduled for July 26-27 at the Walt Disney World Resort and will bring together Disney archivists, Imagineers, and Legends to celebrate favorite Disney attractions of yesteryear.
Some of the attractions in the ‘rewind’ including If You Had Wings, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, and Adventure Thru Inner …

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[21 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Melissa Hernandez Wins 2014 Tinker Bell Half Marathon at Disneyland Resort

Winning the Tinker Bell Half Marathon took a little more than faith, trust, and pixie dust.
Oxnard, California resident Melissa Hernandez flew to the finish line at last weekend’s half marathon in Disneyland finishing the 13.1 mile course in 1:25:40. Her finish time was nearly two minutes ahead of second place finisher Alyssa White of Durham, NC who finished in 1:27:28.
Hernandez’s time was the third-fastest time in the three year history of the Tinker Bell Half Marathon. The winner of the inaugural Tinker Bell Half Marathon, Kellie Nickerson, placed third this …

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[21 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland Set to Celebrate the Year of the Horse at the Happy Lunar New Year Celebration

Disneyland is ready to ring in the Lunar New Year with a celebration at Disney California Adventure.
This year is the Year of the Horse and the celebration at Disney California Adventure begins January 31 and runs through February 2.
Each day during the celebration Paradise Gardens will be the epicenter of the celebration of Chinese, Korean, and Vietnamese cultures and traditions.
As guests walk along the walkways they’ll be able to marvel at the ornamental lanterns that are woven into the walls. There will also be banners in English, Chinese, Korean, and …