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[30 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Catch a Live Stream of Believe … in Holiday Magic Fireworks from Disneyland

Tonight you can catch a live-stream of Disneyland’s ‘Believe … in Holiday Magic’ fireworks on the Disney Parks Blog.
The live-stream event is slated to begin at 8:40 p.m. PT (so much later for you East Coast folks).
The “Believe … in Holiday Magic” fireworks are part of the holiday celebration at Disneyland that also includes A Christmas Fantasy parade and Sleeping Beauty’s Winter Castle at Disneyland, and the Festival of Holidays, ¡Viva Navidad!, and “World of Color – Winter Dreams” at Disney California Adventure.
Check in to the Disney Parks Blog tonight …

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[30 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Holiday-Themed Disney Gift Card Available

There’s a new slate of holiday-themed Disney Gift Cards available at the Disney Parks this holiday season.
The Disney Gift Card Holiday Pin Series features four collectible Disney Trading pins of Mickey, Minnie, Donald, or Daisy as gingerbread cookies.
These Disney Gift cards must be activated for $100 and can then be reloaded for any amount.
A Gingerbread House holiday pin gift card can be purchased for as little as $15 at most merchandise locations throughout Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.
There are also two gift card designs featuring Mickey or Minnie …

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[29 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Weekend and Holiday Hours for the Disney Springs Christmas Tree Trail

Disney Springs is celebrating the holiday season with extended weekend hours and holiday hours for the Christmas Tree Trail.
The Christmas Tree Trail features 25 trees this year, all with a Disney theme. Ten of the trees this year are new!
The new trees feature Disney characters including Peter Pan, Robin Hood, Sleeping
Beauty, Pinocchio, Snow White, Dumbo, Fantasia, and Lady and the Tramp.
Another tree showcases all the shops at Disney Springs, and one tree also features all the ornaments that can be purchased at the Disney’s Days of Christmas store.
The Christmas Tree …

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[29 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Announces Special Experiences for the Epcot Festival of the Arts

The 2018 Epcot Festival of the Arts kicks off January 12 and Disney has announced several special events and workshops that guests can enjoy at the Festival.
Some of the special workshops and events include: Art of Topiaries, Watermelon Carving (yes, really), Magic With Water, Animated Flip Books, Food Styling 101, Handcrafted Calligraphy, Handwritten Typography, and more.
The Festival of the Arts celebrates the visual, performing, and culinary arts with special workshops, performances, and Food Studios.
You can check out the full list of Food Studios – including menus – at the Disney …

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[28 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Vacation Club Announces 2018 Moonlight Magic Events

Disney Vacation Club has announced the 2018 dates for Moonlight Magic and there are parties confirmed for each month through November 2018 with more to come.
The slate of parties includes an event at Disney’s Hollywood Studios after the opening of Toy Story Land. An event is also planned at Disney California Adventure after the reopening of Pixar Pier.
The Moonlight Magic events give DVC members a chance to party in the parks after the parks close, with shorter wait times for attractions and more fun.
The dates for 2018 are:

January 11 and …

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[28 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Guests Can Donate to Toys for Tots at Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District

If you’re looking to make a holiday donation this season and you’re visiting Disneyland, you can make a donation to Toys for Tots in the Downtown Disney District.
On December 2 and 3 the the Downtown Disney District in Disneyland is hosting a Toys for Tots Toy Drive.
Guests can donate a new, unwrapped toy valued at $10 or more on both days from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. at the Main Stage.
The shops in the Downtown Disney District are helping out too – setting up pop-up shops where guests can donate …

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[27 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Win a 4-Night Family Vacation Inspired by ‘Coco’

Disney Vacation Club has announced a new contest where the grand prize is a family vacation at the new Copper Creek Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge.
The winner of the  “Disney Vacation Club Family Getaway Contest” gets a “5-day, 4-night vacation with up to 8 of your family members (or friends) in a 2-bedroom Villa.”
To enter, visit at WelcomeHomeSweeps.com. Guests can enter through January 4, 2018.
The prize package also include theme park tickets and airfare to Orlando.
Disney/Pixar’s Coco is in theaters now!
Check out more details about the contest and Copper Creek …

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[27 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Experiences and Spaces Coming to the Disney Magic

Disney Cruise Line’s Disney Magic is headed to dry dock and will reemerge next spring with new experiences and spaces for guests.
Additions to the ship include the first-ever Tangled-themed restaurant.
Rapunzel’s Royal Table will be a family-style restaurant with characters and live entertainment inspired by the film including themed menus, special activities, and a parade.
Vibe, the area for teens ages 14-17 is being reimagined into a “trendy urban loft environment.” The updated area will feature a coffee and smoothie bar, virtual reality games, and more.
And, the Cove Café is also be …

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[24 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Candlelight Processional Starts Tonight at Epcot

The holiday season really gets underway tonight at Epcot with the start of the 2017 Candlelight Processional.
This holiday favorite runs three times a night from now through December 30.
The show tells the Christmas story with the help of a celebrity narrator, choir, and 50-piece orchestra.
The celebrity narrators for 2017 are:

Laurie Hernandez – November 24 to 26
Matt Bomer – November 27 to 28
Ana Gasteyer – November 29 to 30
Whoopi Goldberg – December 1 to 3
Pat Sajak – December 4 to 5
Jodi Benson – December 6 to 8
Kurt Russell – December 9 …

Disney Springs »

[23 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Ever After Jewelry Co. & Accessories Opens in Disney Springs

Just in time for the holiday shopping season a new jewelry store has opened in Disney Springs.
Ever After Jewelry Co. & Accessories is located in Town Center and is home to a lot of sparkly goodies plus other accessories.
Shoppers will find park exclusive jewelry, handbags, and more from brands including PANDORA Jewelry, Alex & Ani, Dooney & Bourke, and much more.
The store will be hosting special trunk shows, designer appearances, and product launches of limited edition merchandise.
Shoppers will find this new store next to UNOde50.