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#ICYMI: The DisWorld’s News Round-up for December 3-7, 2018

This week, a partial line-up was announced for the Garden Rocks Concert Series at Epcot, Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival dates are announced and we have new trailers for Captain Marvel and Avengers Endgame.  Take a look!

 

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2019 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival ‘Garden Rocks’ Concerts Announced

NEW Christmas Cookie Cupcake at Sprinkles at Disney Springs

Where to Find 2018 Christmas Religious Services at Walt Disney World Resort

 

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DISNEYLAND RESORT

Lunar New Year Festival Returns to Disneyland Resort January 25

Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival Returns to Disneyland Resort March 1 – April 23, 2018

 

OTHER NEWS

Disney Donates US $3 Million to Make-A-Wish

Check Out the New ‘Captain Marvel’ Poster

New Trailer Debuts for Marvel Studios’ ‘Captain Marvel’

‘Shrek The Halls’ Airs December 19 on ABC

VIDEO: #DisneyParksLIVE: Candlelight Processional With Neil Patrick Harris

VIDEO: An Inside Look at New Disney Parks Technology

VIDEO: NEW ‘Captain Marvel’ Trailer

VIDEO: ‘Avengers Endgame’ Trailer


The DisWorld Podcast – Episode 68 – Disney News for the Week of 12/2/2018

Episode 68 – Disney News for the Week of 12/2/2018

In Episode 68,  Justin and Michelle discuss all of the top news stories for the week of December 2, 2018 including reservations are now open for Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort, Disney Parks will live stream Neil Patrick Harris narrating the Candlelight Processional on December 4, and The Lion King teaser trailer breaks the internet

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#FaveFive – Our Favorite Disney Happenings This Week

Welcome to our #FaveFive where we bring you our top 5 favorite Disney happenings this week!

 

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1.   Put on your glass slippers and get ready to take home these Disney Princess medals!

 

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2.  Don’t miss Neil Patrick Harris narrating the Candlelight Processional live!

 

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3.  Ka-Chow! There’s new details on Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy!

 

4.  Enjoy a dazzling New Year’s Eve at The Edison!

 

5.  The trailer that broke the internet on Thanksgiving!

See you next week!


#ICYMI: The DisWorld’s News Round-up for November 26-30, 2018

This week, reservations are now open for Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort, Disney Parks will live stream Neil Patrick Harris narrating the Candlelight Processional on December 4, and The Lion King teaser trailer breaks the internet .  Take a look!

 

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Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments for December 2018

Medals Revealed for 2019 Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World Resort

Walt Disney World Railroad at Magic Kingdom Closure Dates Announced

Tomorrowland Speedway at Magic Kingdom Refurbishment Dates Confirmed

Update: Friendship Boat Service Will be Available Until 9:30pm Daily

#DisneyParksLIVE to Stream ‘Candlelight Processional’ on December 4

New Details on Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy Coming to Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Attraction Line-up Revealed for Disney After Hours at Disney’s Hollywood Studios & Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at The Edison at Disney Springs

Reservations Now Open for Gran Destino Tower at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort

 

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DISNEYLAND RESORT

Disneyland Resort Refurbishments for December 2018

 

OTHER NEWS

The Walt Disney Company Announces Semi-Annual Cash Dividend of $0.88 Per Share

‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ Airs December 6 on ABC

‘Disney Prep & Landing’ Airs December 13, as Part of the ’25 Days of Christmas’ Event

‘Disney Prep & Landing 2: Naughty vs. Nice’ Airs December 13 on ABC

Rodgers & Hammertein’s ‘The Sound of Music’ Airs December 16 on ABC

ABC Announces Premiere Date for ‘Schooled,’ ‘The Goldbergs’ Spinoff

Disney and the National Football League Join Forces to Expand Coverage of the NFL Draft

December 2018 Programming Highlights for Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior

Disney Junior Orders New India-Inspired Animated Series

Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures to Debut on New “Star Wars Kids” Website and YouTube Channel

New Teaser Trailer and Poster for ‘Artemis Fowl’

VIDEO: ‘The Lion King’ Teaser Trailer

VIDEO: Disney’s Artemis Fowl Teaser Trailer

 


Walt Disney World Resort Refurbishments for December 2018

Here is a list of refurbishments/closings scheduled at Walt Disney World Resort for the month of December 2018.

MAGIC KINGDOM

  • Tom Sawyer Island 10/14/2018 – 12/21/2018
  • Walt Disney World Railroad 12/3/2018 – 1/5/2019

EPCOT

  • Friendship Boat service to Epcot will be suspended at 9:30pm each night until late December 2018

DISNEY’S HOLLYWOOD STUDIOS

  • PizzeRizzo 10/21/2018 – Spring 2019

DISNEY’S ANIMAL KINGDOM

  • Rafiki’s Planet Watch  10/21/2018 – Spring 2019

DISNEY WATER PARKS

  • Disney’s Blizzard Beach 10/28/2018- 1/5/2019

DISNEY RESORTS

  • Disney’s All-Star Movies – Room Refurbishment late February 2018 – Early 2019
  • Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge – Jambo House Room Refurbishment mid-August 2018 – Fall 2019;  Uzima Springs Pool and Uzima Springs Pool Bar 9/4/2018 – 12/4/2018
  • Disney’s Beach Club Resort – Expansion of Convention Center 8/4/2016 –  Late 2018; Portion of Stormalong Bay Pool Mid-August 2018 – Fall 2018
  • Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort – Hard Goods Refurbishment through Summer 2019; Dig Site, The Lost City of Cibola Pool, Volleyball Court, Playground, Iguana Arcade  9/4/2018 – 12/12/2018;  Siestas Cantina 9/4/2018 – 1/5/2019; Pepper Market (will remain open during refurbishment) Now – Summer 2019
  • Disney’s Old Key West Resort – Room Refurbishment 8/1/2017 – Spring 2019
  • Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside – Room Refurbishments Spring 2018 – Early 2019; Soft Goods Refurbishment July 2018 – December 2018
  • Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort – Artist Point 11/11/2018 – 12/15/2018
  • Disney’s Yacht Club – Expansion of Convention Center 8/4/2016 – Late 2018