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[20 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
This Week in Disney News: March Magic, Indiana Jones Movie Announced, and More!

Happy first day of spring! It’s been a busy week in Disney news so let’s hop right into it!
It’s official! Indiana Jones is coming back to the big screen! Harrison Ford will once again star as Indiana Jones in a fifth installment in the film series. Steven Spielberg is set to direct the film which will arrive in theaters in July 2019!
The annual March Magic tournament for the Disney Parks kicked off this week! Don’t forget to vote for your favorite Disney Parks team. There are also limited edition March …

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[19 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney Magic Kingdoms Game Now Available for Download

There’s a brand new game for mobile devices that lets players build their very own Disney theme park.
Disney Magic Kingdoms takes players on a “mighty quest” with Mickey Mouse and friends as they rescue the kingdom’s magic from evil forces.
Players can build attractions including Space Mountain, California Screamin’, and it’s a small world.
Characters in the game include Mickey Mouse and friends from Disney/Pixar’s Wall-E and Toy Story plus characters from Tangled.
Disney Magic Kingdoms is available for download now in the App Store, Google Play, and the Windows Store.
Check out the …

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[18 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Performers Announced for Disney’s 2016 Night of Joy

The lineup for Disney’s Night of Joy 2016 has been announced and it features 15 performers and groups.
This year’s Night of Joy takes place at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex on September 9-10.
The lineup is:

Friday, September 9: MercyMe, Casting Crowns, Chris Tomlin, Francesca Battistelli, Crowder, Matthew West, Stars Go Dim, and Zeland Worship.
Saturday, September 10: newsboys, for King & Country, Young & Free, Switchfoot, Red, Thousand Foot Krutch, and Tim Timmons.

This year fans can purchase a single-night ticket for Friday’s concerts for $39 plus tax in advance and …

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[18 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney Junior Starts Production on Two New Animated Series

Two new animated shows are coming to Disney Junior – Vampirina and Puppy Dog Tails. Both shows are set to debut in 2017.
Vampirina is inspired by Disney Publishing’s children’s book series ‘Vampirina Ballerina’ which tells the story of a young vampire girl who is the new kid in town. Much of the creative team behind Doc McStuffins is also part of Vampirina.
The other new series, Puppy Dog Tails, was created by comedian and actor Harland Williams. The show centers on two pug puppies, Bingo and Rolly and their daily adventures …

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[17 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
New Pandora Charms Arriving at the Disney Parks this Spring

A new collection of Pandora charms is coming to the Disney Parks just in time for spring.
Three of the charms are exclusive to the Disney Parks and they’re all perfectly pink! The charms are Pink Mickey, Marvelous Mickey, and Pink Minnie. The Pink Minnie charm is a spacer charm for the Pandora bracelets.
Other charms coming to the Disney Parks this season include charms inspired by Tangled and Sleeping Beauty plus charms featuring Tinker Bell, Ariel, and Winnie the Pooh.
Guests can find Pandora charms at Uptown Jewelers in the Magic Kingdom …

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[17 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
March Magic Merchandise Available Now at Disney Parks Online Store

As part of the March Magic competition, Disney Design Group artists have created a line of T-shirts featuring the Disney attraction logos for the tournament.
The shirts are available from now through April 10, with a caveat. After March 24 guests will only be able to order the team shirts for the teams still in the tournament. From now until March 24 all 32 team shirts are available.
The dates for the shirts are:

March 15-24: All 32 teams
March 24-29: 16 teams from round 2
March 28-31: Shirts for the 8 teams in round …

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[16 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Fifth ‘Indiana Jones’ Film to Arrive in Theaters on July 29, 2019

Indiana Jones is returning to the big screen!
Disney made the official announcement this week – a fifth Indiana Jones film is scheduled to arrive in theaters on July 29, 2019.
Harrison Ford will reprise his role as the iconic adventurer and Steven Spielberg will direct. The film will be produced by franchise veterans Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall.
In making the announcement Alan Horn, Chairman of The Walt Disney Studios said “Indiana Jones is one of the greatest heroes in cinematic history, and we can’t wait to bring him back to the …

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[16 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
‘Tangled: Before Ever After’ Set to Debut in 2017 on Disney Channel

A brand-new animated series, Tangled: Before Ever After, will debut on Disney Channel in 2017.
The series is set in the time between the original feature film and the 2012 short film, Tangled Ever After. The series will tell the stories of Rapunzel reacquainting herself with her parents and the people of Corona.
Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi will reprise their roles as Rapunzel and Flynn Rider. Joining them in the all-star cast is Ashley Judd as Rapunzel’s mother Queen Arianna, Eden Espinosa as Rapunzel’s handmaiden Cassandra, Jeff Ross as Hook Hand’s …

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[15 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Minnie’s Springtime Dine Begins March 21 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Spring has sprung which means it’s time for Minnie’s Springtime Dine, the next installment in Minnie’s Seasonal Dine at Hollywood & Vine.
This new springtime dining event with Minnie Mouse and friends will feature classic picnic foods with a special spring twist.
Menu items include coconut-lavender lemonade, watercress or basil-lime fruit salad, barbecue meatballs, buffalo baked chicken, lobster and shrimp mac-and-cheese, and herb-roasted pork. Desserts include key lime tarts, banana cream puffs, and more.
Minnie’s Springtime Dine is offered during the dinner hours at Hollywood & Vine in Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Minnie and …

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[15 Mar 2016 | No Comment | ]
Annual March Magic Tournament for Disney Parks Attractions Kicks Off

The annual March Magic tournament officially starts today with 32 Disney attractions competing for the title of “ultimate Disney attraction.”
The 32 attractions include the Gracey Manor Ghouls, the Buena Vista Red Car Trolleys, and the Future World Phonecians. There are attractions from both Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort.
Fans can vote for their favorite attractions via Facebook or Twitter, and a final matchup will happen on April 4.
Brackets can be downloaded here so fan can keep track of their choices.
Fans can also purchase T-shirts and posters for each of the …