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Hyperspace Hoopla officially ends, but a 5th week is added to Star Wars Weekends

Disney announced  a 5th weekend is now being added to Star Wars Weekends 2014, then later announced the official end of the Hyperspace Hoopla. Emperor Palpatine has issued an official galactic decree ordering his Galactic Empire to create a demonstration of force and power that...
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New Video with Mark Hammond, composer for the new Festival of Fantasy Parade

Behind the scenes look at the musical orchestration for the new Festival of Fantasy Parade. Disney Parks have released some wonderful footage during a recent orchestra recording session for the new Festival of Fantasy Parade open at the Magic Kingdom...
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Kingdom Keepers VII: The Insider, a special chance to meet Ridley Pearson

Some special dates have been announced by Disney for a chance to meet Ridley Pearson, author of the wildly popular "Kingdom Keepers" series.   Mr. Pearson will be signing in honor of "Kingdom Keepers VII: The Insider", the much...

Excellent viewing tips for Fantasmic at Disneyland

The amazing folks at the Disney Parks Blog have shared some excellent tips for viewing Fantasmic at Disneyland. Arrive early – “Fantasmic!” is one of the most popular shows at the Disneyland Resort. Unlike the “World of Color” at Disney California Adventure park, the viewing area...
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Detailed pictures of the exterior cottage from the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

Another detailed look as the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train progresses towards opening. Walt Disney Imagineering released some more wonderfully detailed photos of the Seven Dwarfs' cottage, which serves as part of the charming exterior of the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train...
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Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue “Review”

A must do is the Hoop-Dee-Do Musical Revue One of the best traditions our family has done year after year is to always take in an evening at the Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue in the Fort Wilderness Campground at Walt Disney World....
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Baseball is back in 2014. Spring Training begins this Friday for the Atlanta...

Spring Training workouts begin this Friday for the Atlanta Braves at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. The smell of popcorn and peanuts will begin to once again fill the air as the Atlanta Braves begin their 17th season...
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A brand new Ratatouille attraction video released from Disneyland Paris

A long awaited Ratatouille mini-land will become a reality next summer at Disneyland Paris. With the release of a brand new ride trailer and information from Disneyland Paris, we get a first glance at the new mini-land based on the Oscar winning Disney-Pixar...
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Disney Dazzles in Red Carpet Style with New Costumes for the Festival of Fantasy...

The Festival of Fantasy Parade is Coming in style this spring, with extravagant and elaborate costume designs. Coming this march the Festival of Fantasy parade will embellish Walt Disney World with amazing new floats and spectacular new costuming.  Disney introduced...
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Memories of the Iconic Actress Shirley Temple with Walt Disney

Disney Remembers Shirley Temple Shirley Temple passed away at the age of 85 today and is remembered by Disney for being an iconic film star, U.S. diplomat and acquaintance of Walt Disney.  Shirley Temple never appeared in a Disney film,...