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New Podcast: Answers to Your Disney Questions

Posted by: Jennifer Marx   05/18/2017 (4 days ago)

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This week the Listeners take over! Jennifer and Sara will be answering questions from our listeners about Pandora, the Walt Disney World Grand Slam, FastPass+, and much more! Plus Disney Cruise Line Fall 2018 news, an update from AllEars.Net, listener celebrations, and more! 

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New Quick Service Dining Location Open at Disney's Yacht Club

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/16/2017 (6 days ago)

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Guests at Disney's Yacht Club Resort now have a new quick service dining option - The Market at Ale & Compass. Open daily from 6:00 am - 11:30 pm, this location offers freshly made food items throughout the day as well as a Coke Freestyle machine for guests with resort refillable mugs.

This news updates page 100 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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Guardians of the Galaxy Meet and Greet at California Adventure This Summer

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/16/2017 (6 days ago)

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Star Lord, Gamora, and a full-sized Groot will be showing off their best dance moves at the "Guardians of the Galaxy:Awesome Dance Off!" at Disney California Adventure, beginning on May 27, 2017.

This news updates page 130 of PassPorter's Disneyland Resort guidebook
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Fantasmic! To Return to Disneyland This Summer

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/16/2017 (6 days ago)

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Fantasmic!, the popular spectacular that takes place on the Rivers of America at Disneyland, will return this summer with updated technology and new scenes. No official opening date has been announced.

This news updates page 096 of PassPorter's Disneyland Resort guidebook
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Disney Cruise Line Announces Fall 2018 Itineraries

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/11/2017

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Disney Cruise Line will be visiting Bermuda and Quebec for the first time in the Fall of 2018. For more information on itineraries, check out the Disney Cruise web site. Booking will open for the general public on May 18, 2017. Platinum Castaway Club members can book on May 15, Gold Members on May 16, and Silver Members on May 17.

This news updates page 040 of PassPorter's Disney Cruise Line guidebook
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2017 Halloween and Christmas Party Tickets Now On Sale

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/10/2017

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Tickets are now on sale for the 2017 Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. Click on the links to purchase tickets!
Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party takes place on the following dates:
• August 25 and 29, 2017
• September 1, 7, 10, 12, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 26 and 29, 2017
• October 1, 3, 5, 6, 9, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 29 and 31, 2017
• November 1, 2017

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is currently scheduled to take place on the following dates in 2017:
• November 9, 10, 12, 14, 16, 17, 26 and 28
• December 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21 and 22

This news updates page 289 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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Caribbean Beach Adds Temporary Breakfast and Dinner Buffet

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/09/2017

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Disney's Caribbean Beach is undergoing extensive renovations that caused the closure of the dining locations. While the food court and table service locations are closed, guests now have the option to dine at Centertown Buffet. This option is for guests of the resort only. The buffet will be one quick service credit for those using the dining plan. Breakfast prices are $13.99 per adult, and $7.99 per child. Dinner prices are $20.99 per adult, and $13.99 per child.

This news updates page 054 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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2017 Epcot Food and Wine Festival to Be Biggest Festival Yet

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/09/2017

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We already knew that the 2017 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival would be the longest festival yet at 75 days long (from August 31 - November 13, 2017). But now Disney has announced that there will be 35 food booths available this year - the most ever! So far India and Spain have been announced as new booths for this year.

This news updates page 241 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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Disney's Grand Floridian Resort Hosting 4th of July Cook-Out

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/09/2017

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Guests who want to celebrate the 4th of July in style can now book a Cook-Out at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. For $120 plus tax per adult and $59 plus tax child, guests will enjoy grilled steak, shrimp and other barbecue favorites along with both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages. Dessert will end the evening along with viewing of the special 4th of July fireworks from the Magic Kingdom. Book by calling 407-WDW-DINE.

This news updates page 288 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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New 'Happily Ever After' Show Debuts at Magic Kingdom on May 12

Posted by: PassPorter News   05/09/2017

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'Wishes', the popular evening spectaculars ends on May 11, 2017, to be immediately replaced by 'Happily Ever After', debuting May 12, 2017.

This news updates page 133 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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