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[23 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Disney Parks Moms Panel Search Starts September 5

Disney has announced that the search for the 2019 Disney Parks Moms Panel opens on September 5 this year.
The Disney Parks Moms Panel is the “official digital forum for Guests to ask detailed personal questions about planning a variety of Disney Vacations,” according to the description from Disney.
Panelists are chosen based on a number of criteria including the ability to communication with Disney guests in a positive way. Panelists are chosen for specialty areas including Walt Disney World, Disneyland, Disney Cruise Line, runDisney, Disney Vacation Club, and more.
This year’s search …

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[22 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Early Morning Magic Announced for Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

If you’re looking to visit Toy Story Land with less crowds, you’re in luck! Disney has announced the start of Early Morning Magic at Toy Story Lands starting next month.
Beginning on September 17, on select Monday and Wednesday mornings guests can enjoy Early Morning Magic at Toy Story Land in Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
This special morning event will include access to Slinky Dog Dash, Alien Swirling Saucers, Toy Story Mania!, plus character meet-and-greets with Woody, Buzz, and Jessie.
A continental breakfast will also be provided featuring yogurt, fruit, pastries, and assorted cereals, …

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[21 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Annual Passholder Gifts and More at the 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival

The 2018 Epcot Food and Wine Festival starts next week and Annual Passholders will find several perks, special gifts, merchandise, and more at the Festival.
There are two complimentary gifts for Passholders this year – a Chef Mickey magnet that is available to all Passholders at the Festival Center, and a Chef Mickey Cutting Board. The cutting board is available to Passholders upon their FOURTH visit to the Festival.
Passholder-exclusive merchandise for this year includes a Figment t-shirt and cinch sack, a beverage pitcher and two matching glasses featuring Figment and Minnie …

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[21 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney World Swan Hotel Lobby Getting a Makeover

The Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Hotel has been undergoing renovations since last fall and now it’s time for the Swan lobby to get a makeover.
The renovation will include the lobby and public spaces (like the front desk, rotunda, and lounge areas) and comes with a $3 million price tag.
The hotel’s coffee bar – Java – is also part of the renovation project.
The overhaul will incorporate the water theme that is present in the redesigned guest rooms at the hotel. Design elements will include lantern lights, sconces, and Bahama …

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[20 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Celebrations Planned Around Disney Properties for Mickey’s 90th Anniversary

Disney properties around the world will be celebrating the 90th anniversary of Mickey Mouse with limited-time celebrations.
At Disney World guests can celebrate Mickey’s 90th from November 16-18 with special merchandise and food, a special dance party in Tomorrowland, and more.
In 2019 the World’s Biggest Mouse Party is coming to Disney World too!
At Disneyland guests will celebrate with a “celebration cavalcade for Mickey Mouse on November 18” and then the World’s Biggest Mouse Party will also happen in 2019.
The World’s Biggest Mouse Party also sets sail on the Disney Cruise Line …

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[20 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Check Out the Merchandise for Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party kicked off last week at the Magic Kingdom and there’s a lot of new merchandise for guests this year.
Hocus Pocus is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year – and is a big part of the party – and guests will find a slate of merchandise honoring the Sanderson sisters including shirts inspired by the sisters’ costumes, a black Spirit Jersey, a cauldron-shaped mug, and a light-up ornament.
Other party-themed merchandise includes tees, an ear hat ornament, and more.
Annual Passholders can pick up a glow-in-the-dark raglan top, an …

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[17 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Mobile Order Now Available at Spyglass Grill at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

Guests visiting the Spyglass Grill at Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort can now utilize Mobile Order to place and pay for their order prior to arriving at the walk up window.
Spyglass Grill opened earlier this year near the Trinidad South section of the resort. It is currently the only quick service restaurant at the hotel as construction continues on the soon-to-reopen Centertown Market.
Guests can use Mobile Order through the My Disney Experience app – and pay with their Disney Dining Plan credits if they choose.
You can learn more about Mobile Order …

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[17 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Check Out the Halloween Food and Drinks at the Magic Kingdom

Yes, it’s still August but Halloween kicks off today at the Magic Kingdom – including the first Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party of the year tonight!
And Disney has given guests a spooky sneak preview of the new food and drinks that will be available at the Magic Kingdom and some that are exclusive to the party.
The Main Street Bakery will be serving up the Not-So-Poison Apple Cupcake and a Halloween Cinnamon Roll daily through October 31. On party nights guests can enjoy Pumpkin Cheesecake at the Bakery.
Casey’s Corner is serving up …

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[16 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Ticket Prices and More Announced for D23 Expo 2019

The D23 Expo 2019 is scheduled for August 23-25, 2019 at the Anaheim Convention Center and today we have details on the ticket prices and more.
The 2019 Expo is the sixth biennial event that celebrates everything Disney from the theme parks to movies and beyond.
Tickets for the D23 Expo 2019 go on sale August 23 and discounted single-day and multi-day tickets for D23 Expo 2019 will be available exclusively to D23 Gold Members.
Also, Gold Members who buy their tickets between August 23 and November 20 will also receive Early Bird …

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[16 Aug 2018 | No Comment | ]
Reservations Now Open for the Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! Dessert Party

It’s time to start making your holiday plans at the Walt Disney World Resort and that includes booking the Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! Holiday Dessert Party at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
Reservations are now open for this popular dessert party that is part of the Jingle Bell Jingle BAM Nighttime Spectacular.
Guests at the party can enjoy holiday foods – both savory and sweet – in addition to holiday beverages (for guests over the age of 21, of course). Drinks include specialty drinks like Gingerbread Martinis.
Booking is available for parties starting November 6.
Prices …