ICYMI: The DisWorld’s News Roundup for the Week of April 24, 2017



What an exciting week in the world of Disney.  Free dining was announced for fall 2017, we got a sneak peek at some of the desserts and merchandise that will be offered on Pandora – The World of Avatar, and Johnny Depp made a surprise appearance inside Pirates of the Caribbean at Disneyland.  Let’s take a look!


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Free Dining Offer now Available for Fall 2017

New Mickey Mouse Celebration Cakes available this spring

New interactive iCan Robot debuts in Tomorrowland at Magic Kingdom

Incredibles Super Dance Party in Tomorrowland being replaced with Cosmic Dance Party

A new Moana Bamboo Sipper Cup with pineapple juice is coming to Magic Kingdom

New Music of Pixar Live! Dining Packages Available

Sneak peek of Satu’li Canteen’s Desserts in Pandora – The World of Avatar

Sneak peek of Pandora – The World of Avatar merchandise

Expedition Everest single rider line to close temporarily

New “Minnie Mouse Loves Dots” collection now available at UNIQLO at Disney Springs

Starbucks at Disney Springs exclusively offers “Pink Flamingo Frappuccino”

A brand new restaurant will replace Portobello at Disney Springs




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Loews Royal Pacific Resort to host Jake’s Beer Dinner

Universal Parks and Resorts’ theme-park revenue increased 9% over last year



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Johnny Depp dressed as Captain Jack Sparrow surprises guests on Pirates of the Caribbean

Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! to feature rockin’ soundtrack

Starbucks is offering an exclusive drink called Pink Pegasus

Guest Wi-Fi is now in testing phase at Disneyland Resort



D23 Expo presentation schedule announced

Timon and Pumbaa in Live-action “Lion King” to be voiced by Seth Rogen and Billy Eichner


Rumor of the Week – Is a new Moana Volcano Mountain attraction coming to Adventureland in Magic Kingdom?