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This New Pin Set Celebrates the Characters of “A Most Magical Kingdom”

By the D23 Team

Celebrate a half century of the Most Magical Place on Earth with this incredible pin set created just for D23 by artists Kevin Kidney and Jody Daily. This set, a tribute to the early days of Magic Kingdom Park, features five fan-favorite characters from across the park! These D23 Gold Member-exclusive pins, created in vintage-inspired soft enamel,…

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Disney+ to Debut Two New SparkShorts—Plus More in News Briefs

By Courtney Potter

Disney+ Reveals Pixar Animation Studios’ SparkShorts Lineup
The good folks over at Disney+ just revealed the fresh new lineup for their Pixar Animation Studios’ SparkShorts program—which, if you haven’t already given a looksee on the streaming service, you positively must. (Several have debuted since the program’s start in 2019, and…

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Celebrate Halfway to the Holidays with Disney Parks

By the D23 Team

Deck the halls, jingle those bells, and let it snow (even if it’s 85 degrees out)—because as of today, we’re officially Halfway to the Holidays! As our friends at Disney Parks Blog just revealed this morning, the merriest season of them all kicks off November 12, and there’s heaps of holly-jolly fun in store! So what can you expect? We’ve…

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Everything to Do, Eat, and See at the 2021 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival Presented by CORKCICLE®

By Zach Johnson

Ready to experience a whole new world?

Join us as we sip and savor across six continents at the 2021 EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival presented by CORKCICLE®! For 129 delicious days, from July 15 through November 20, you’re invited to celebrate the very best of food and beverage at more than 20 festival-exclusive global marketplaces…

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EXCLUSIVE: Walt Disney Imagineering’s Bob Weis Offers an Inside Look at What’s to Come at Disney Parks Across the Globe

By Beth Deitchman

Over his nearly 30 years with The Walt Disney Company, Walt Disney Imagineering President Bob Weis has led a wide range of projects at Disney parks and resorts across the globe—from his work on the first international Disney theme park, Tokyo Disneyland, and creative leadership for the conceptual design for Tokyo DisneySea; to the five-year…

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EPCOT – The Magic of Possibility

Premieres: 3 p.m. PT / 6 p.m. ET

Host and Walt Disney World Ambassador, Marilyn West, is joined by Zach Riddley, Imagineering Portfolio Executive for Walt Disney World Resort and Melissa Valiquette, Vice President of EPCOT as they share about the Magic of Possibility at EPCOT and how this park is transforming today and building toward the future. You’ll…

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Walt Disney World: Destination Tomorrow

Premieres: 2 p.m. PT / 5 p.m. ET

Once you decide you are going to Walt Disney World Resort, the fun really begins. The dreaming, planning and sharing of excitement takes on a magic of its own. Join host and Walt Disney World Ambassador Stephen Lim as he talks with fellow planners sharing stories and secrets on creating a memorable vacation to The Most…

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Magical Updates on New Disney Parks Attractions and Entertainment

By Zach Johnson

On Monday, Josh D’Amaro, Chairman of Disney Parks, Experiences and Products, took the virtual stage at the IAAPA Expo: Virtual Education Conference to share a behind-the-scenes look at lessons learned over the past year—and to chart Disney Parks’ path forward.

While the pandemic required some projects to be put on pause, Disney Imagineers…

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Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom Brings a Wildly Wonderful Inside Look at the Theme Park to Disney+

By Beth Deitchman

If you’ve visited Disney’s Animal Kingdom Theme Park and gazed in awe at the incredible array of animals who call the park’s savannas, forests, and tranquil pools home, you’ve only experienced part of the story. Beginning Friday, September 25, Disney+’s new docuseries Magic of Disney’s Animal Kingdom, produced by National Geographic and…

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