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[25 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District Welcoming New Stores this Fall

The Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort is set to welcome two new retailers this fall.
The new stores are Pandora Jewelers and Sammy Duval’s Curl Surf.
Pandora is home to elegant jewelry in silver and 14K gold featuring gemstones, pearls, Murano glass, and cubic zirconia. And of course, the store will feature the Disney Pandora collection.
At Curl Surf shoppers will find a store that celebrates the “surf lifestyle, culture, and fashion.” The store will sell top surf brands including Roxy, Hurley, Billabong, Duvin, and more.
Footwear by TOMS, Reef, and Vans …

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[25 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
All Disney Cruise Line Ships to Feature Royal Court Royal Tea

The Royal Court Royal Tea from Disney Cruise Line’s Disney Fantasy is coming to the rest of the fleet!
Guests have also been enjoying this tea on 4-night cruises on the Disney Dream.
The Royal Court Royal Tea will be available on 3-night Disney Dream cruises beginning November 4, on the Disney Wonder beginning November 10, and on the Disney Magic beginning December 11.
During the tea, children and their parents enjoy storytelling and the kids are crowned princes and princesses.
The Disney Princesses arrive at the tea and visit each table during the …

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[24 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Narrator List Updated for the 2016 Candlelight Processional

The 2016 Candlelight Processional starts November 25 at Epcot and this year’s list of narrators includes some fan favorites and a few new voices.
The holiday show tells the story of Christmas accompanied by a full orchestra and choirs.
This year’s narrators are:

Steven Curtis Chapman: November 25-27
Neil Patrick Harris: November 28 to December 1
Whoopi Goldberg: December 2-3
Edward James Olmos: December 4-6
Robby Benson: December 10-12
Meredith Vieira: December 13-15
Jim Caviezel: December 16-18
Joe Morton: December 19-21
Ming-Na Wen: December 22-24
Jodi Benson: December 25-27
Cal Ripken, Jr.: December 28-30

No narrator has been announced for December 7-9.
The Candlelight Processional …

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[24 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Mickey Mouse Takes Trip Around the World for His Birthday

Mickey Mouse is celebrating his upcoming November 18 birthday with a trip around the world that includes surprise stops at iconic locations.
Fans can follow Mickey’s adventures on the Disney Parks Blogs, Disney’s Mickey Mouse Facebook page, and more.
On Mickey’s November 18 birthday Disneyland, Walt Disney World, and Disney Stores will be distributing “Happy Birthday Mickey!” buttons to guests. And the Magic Kingdom is celebrating with a special birthday edition of the Move It! Shake It! Dance & Play It! Street Party.
The Disney Channel will air new Mickey Mouse shorts on …

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[23 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: New Marvel Day at Sea, New ‘Star Wars’ Merchandise, and More

Happy weekend! It’s been another busy week of Disney news, so let’s dive in and see what has been happening.
There’s a new slate of Star Wars merchandise headed to the Disney Parks ahead of the arrival of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in mid-December.
Speaking of merchandise, for just a few more days guests can order from the latest YesterEars collection at the Disney Parks online store.
Disneyland Paris is gearing up for its 25th anniversary in April 2017!
Disney Cruise Line announced new adventures for kids on the Disney Wonder debuting …

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[22 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
YesterEars Collection Now Available on Disney Parks Online Store Until October 27

If you’re a fan of vintage-themed Disney items, you’ll want to check out the Disney Parks online store for the latest edition of the YesterEars collection.
This collection features apparel inspired by classic Disney World attractions, locations, and celebrations.
The October collection was inspired by the 1970s-1990s.
The collection includes a golden sweatshirt featuring Cinderella Castle that was inspired by a 1976 merchandise catalog. Other items include a “Tencennial” celebration tee that was inspired by the 1981 10 year anniversary of Walt Disney World.
Another item in the collection is a tee inspired by …

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[21 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney Cruise Line Announces New Marvel Day at Sea for 2017

Disney Cruise Line has announced a new day-long celebration for 2017 – Marvel Day at Sea.
This new Marvel-themed day at sea is planned for seven cruises on the Disney Magic out of New York City in the fall of 2017.
During Marvel Day at Sea the Marvel Universe will assemble on the ship. The day will include all-day entertainment, interactions with Marvel Super Heroes and villains, a deck party, youth activities, and more.
Guests will also have a chance to watch films from the Marvel Cinematic Universe and Disney XD shows including …

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[21 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
New Goofy Holiday Card Available at Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom

The first Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party of the season is just a few weeks away and Disney is giving guests a preview of the new holiday-themed Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom card.
The new card, ‘Goofy’s Festive Fiasco,’ celebrates holiday chaos created by Goofy as he’s decorating for the holiday season.
The holiday card is only available during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom.
Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom begins at the Firehouse on Main Street U.S.A. Guests can pick up their key cards, spell cards, and maps here …

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[20 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media and Dole Food Company Announce Co-Branded Produce Line

Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media and Dole Food Company recently announced a new co-branded line of fresh produce featuring iconic characters from the Disney universe.
The produce will feature characters from Disney, Pixar, Star Wars, and Marvel and will be available at grocery and retail stores this fall.
“Disney and Dole have a shared mission of providing high quality produce to help families lead healthier lives,” said Josh Silverman, executive vice president of global licensing, Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, in a press release. “As an industry leader in licensed …

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[20 Oct 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Walt Disney Studios Set New International Box Office Record

The Walt Disney Studios has set a new international box office record, in turn breaking its own record from 2015.
So far in 2016 The Studios has made $3.566 billion. In July of this year the Studios set a new industry record when it reached $3 billion at the international box office. In 2015, Disney made $3.565 billion at the box office worldwide.
The international records come ahead of three major releases: Marvel’s Doctor Strange on November 14; Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Moana on November 23; and Lucasfilm’s Rogue One: A Star …