Disney-Inspired Handbags and Accessories by Vera Bradley

I’m excited to announce that new Disney-inspired handbags and accessories by Vera Bradley will bloom this fall at Disney Parks. Known for their stylish quilted cotton luggage, handbags and accessories, Vera Bradley has been infusing color into all aspects of women’s lives for more than 30 years. Disney Theme Park Merchandise worked closely with Vera Bradley to develop two new patterns that will appear on items this fall. Disney spoke with Cathy Dawson, merchandiser for accessories at Disney … [Read more...]

Order your Free Disney Parks vacation planning DVD!

Heading to Disney World or Disneyland in 2013? Be sure to request your FREE Walt Disney World Vacation Planning DVD and get started with your planning today! Once you have your DVD be sure to stop by Chip and Co for the best in Disney Park News, Planning Tips, Giveaway and Much More!We try to collect these every year if we goto Disney World or not. Do you? Let us know in the comment box below.Just click the image above to order yours today! Related articlesLook for New Disney World … [Read more...]

Ninth Annual MEAC/SWAC Challenge Presented by Disney

The 2013 MEAC/SWAC Challenge Presented by Disney will feature the Florida A&M University Rattlers of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC) against the Mississippi Valley State University Delta Devils of the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) in a gridiron battle at Florida Citrus Bowl Stadium on Sunday, Sept. 1. The yearly event, which features teams from two prominent Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), brings approximately 20,000 fans to Central Florida over … [Read more...]

For a Limited Time Only! Disney Parks Rolls Out Unexpected Delights for a Little Extra Magic

Guests will find an extra sprinkling of pixie dust each week when they visit Walt Disney World and Disneyland resorts in 2013.While it is already a momentous year for Disney Parks – with the largest expansion in Magic Kingdom history at Walt Disney World Resort and the first full year of a reimagined Disney California Adventure at Disneyland Resort – Disney parks are adding to the excitement with Limited Time Magic: 52 weeks of magical experiences big and small that appear, then disappear as … [Read more...]

Disney Introduces Beautifully Disney Cosmetics for Disney Parks

Today the Disney Parks blog announced their newest beauty and cosmetics line, Beautifully Disney.  This magical line will be available beginning in March 2013 and will feature makeup and accessories for lips, eyes and nails.  It will be themed as Disney does best with packaging based on different characters and films.  Color lines will range from classic colors to more trendy colors.  Here is what Disney has to say about this "fashion forward" line: Beautifully Disney defines timeless beauty … [Read more...]

Disney’s D23 Faniversary Celebrations

Are you looking forward to Disney's D23 Faniversary? Are you curious to find out more information about this event? Well, we have the 411 for you!Each show will be hosted by a Disney archivist and D23 Team member and will highlight the rich behind-the-scenes stories of these magical moments through rarely or never-before-seen film footage, concept art, photography, and exclusive interviews with many of your favorite Disney Legends and luminaries.Tickets are still available in every city … [Read more...]

Limited Time Magic Continues This Summer at Walt Disney World Resort

Magical experiences in all shapes and sizes that appear and disappear as the next special surprise debuts will continue with a weeklong Independence Day celebration highlighting the summer season — all part of Limited Time Magic at Disney Parks.Independence Week: It’s red, white and blue as Disney Parks salutes America with a 4th of July Fireworks Party — for an entire week, with patriotic lighting bathing the Disney castles on both coasts. Mickey Mouse appears in his patriotic finest and … [Read more...]

A Great WDW Souvenir – Before You Even Get There

If you are a first time traveler to Walt Disney World or are going “home”, then you realize there are a ton of different WDW souvenirs to be had. T-shirts, mugs, magnets, hats, you can even order an awesome Chip and Co. shirt the list is endless and it’s so hard to choose.One of my favorites is a customizable map. WDW has a website where you can order maps of all the Kingdoms, customize them with your favorite rides and even put your name on them. There are categories of attraction … [Read more...]

D23’s Disney Fanniversary Road Show

D23’s Disney Fanniversary will lead guests on a journey through dozens of unforgettable Disney moments that have delighted generations of Disney fans, including beloved movies, classic characters, favorite attractions and entertainment spectaculars at Disney parks, The Disney Channel, Disney Cruise Line and the momentous founding of The Walt Disney Company in, of course, 1923. D23’s DISNEY FANNIVERSARY ROAD SHOWA Look Back at Animated Classics, Live-Action Features, TV shows, Characters, … [Read more...]

Wheel of Fortune and Disney Come Together to Make Magic Memories for Contestants and At-Home Viewers

It’s “Disney Time” at Wheel of Fortune as the fun of America’s Favorite Game Show and the magic of Disney come together in the game show’s 30th season including a week of shows and a sweepstakes for at-home viewers.“Wheel of Fortune Making Disney Memories Week” airing January 28-Feb 1, 2013, will feature a custom set including three different scenes depicting “Sleeping Beauty Castle,” “Cinderella Castle” and the Disney Dream cruise ship. Additionally, Disney is providing iconic elements from … [Read more...]