Disneyland and Disney World Vinylmation Event Calendar for Summer 2011

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If you are really into Disney's Vinylmation(who isnt) check out the event calendar listed below. I have them separated by parks to make thing easier. For more details visit the Vinylmation Website. Disneyland: MAY 27, 2011 PRODUCT RELEASE D-Street at Downtown Disney® District in California:Vinylmation™ - Disney Afternoon - Chip 'N Dale Rescue Rangers Note: As an added convenience, D-Street will open at 8:00 am for this release.JUNE 3, 2011 PRODUCT RELEASE D-Street at Downtown Disney® … [Read more...]





Disney STEP Classic 2012 Dates Announced

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A high-energy and highly memorable experience awaits your step team at the 2012 Disney STEP Classic, hosted by Disney Youth Programs! We are excited to announce that next year’s competition dates are February 18-19, 2012.I am also thrilled to announce that we have decided to add a new age group to the competition: 14 & Under. There will still be the traditional 18 & Up and 19 & Under age groups.Participating teams will have the magical opportunity to perform on stage in the … [Read more...]





Disney’s Grand Gathering: The Experiences

If you’re traveling in a Grand Gathering, you have the option to enjoy exclusive experiences only for parties of 8 or more. Yes, these have an additional charge but they are wonderful experiences designed to delight everyone in your travel party.International Dinner and IllumiNations Desert Reception: Enjoy a buffet dinner with international cuisine (from five different nations) while you are entertained with live music and storytelling. Keep an eye out for some of your favorite characters, … [Read more...]





Disney’s Grand Gatherings: Explanations and Tips

The term “Grand Gathering” can cause a lot of confusion when it comes to your Walt Disney World vacation. There always seems to be confusion about what a Grand Gathering is, how it’s different than a normal reservation and what it entails, so let’s take a look at the basics and some tips to make your next Grand Gathering truly magical.A “Grand Gathering” is Disney’s term to describe a group of 8 people (or more) traveling together. Any mixture of family and friends (with a total of 8 people) … [Read more...]





Disney World Play Areas: Hollywood Studios

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Unlike the play areas in the other parks or resorts, at Disney's Hollywood Studios, the only playground in the park is a movie set.  Inspired by the movie from 1989, "Honey, I Shrunk the Kids," HIStK the  movie set adventure, represents the  popular children's movies when DHS opened (as MGM Studios) in 1991.  And, though the movie has lost much of it's relevance, the play area is still going strong in the Studios.With 11,000 square feet of play area geared towards little ones and … [Read more...]