History Of Disney: Would you like some tea?

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This is the first of a weekly column that you will see here at Chip and Co. I will be exploring the history behind the rides of the Disney Theme Parks,  the Resorts, Restaurants and even the Special Events. When trying to decide where to start I had many people say I should start with the "mountains". That seemed to me to be something that would be expected as those are fan favorites. I instead decided I would try to think of a ride that is an icon of the Disney Theme Parks and a ride that is in … [Read more...]





ESPN and Walt Disney World Resort Host Fantasy Football Convention

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ESPN and Walt Disney World Resort will host a Fantasy Football Convention at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex near Orlando, Florida, August 22-23. The weekend will feature a live telecast of ESPN’s Fantasy Football Now (Saturday, Aug. 23, at 10 a.m. ET on ESPN2), a question-and-answer session with ESPN commentators sponsored by Champion and a fantasy football draft where fans can interact with and seek advice from the network’s experts.Other events include ESPN: The Tailgate sponsored by … [Read more...]





New Frozen Alex and Ani Bracelets Coming to Disney Parks

Anna and Elsa Alex and Ani Bangle, from Disney Parks Blog.

New Alex and Ani Bangles are headed to Disney Parks again! This new addition will be featuring Anna and Elsa from Frozen, and Jack Skellington from The Nightmare Before Christmas.The new Jack Skellington Bangle is already for sale in parks and online. This is great news if you wanted to pick one up before Halloween.Winter won't be long after Halloween, so the new Frozen bangle arriving on September 8th at parks and online will be perfect. This one will probably go very fast!!I … [Read more...]





A New VIP ‘La Nouba’ Experience Debuts at the Walt Disney World Resort

La Nouba

At the new L’Experience at the Walt Disney World Resort, guests will have reserved seats in the best part of the theater, “front and center”. These seats will give you an amazing view of the stage.When you get there you will be greeted by your Cirque Usher who will escort you to your seats. Included in the price of $250.00, you get Souvenir popcorn and soft drinks, along with a gift bag full of  Cirque du Soleil merchandise. If you should want to buy more you will also get a 10% off  coupon … [Read more...]





More New Alex and Ani Bangles Coming to Disney Parks

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Alex and Ani bracelets are a hot item at Disney Parks right now. Earlier this summer Disney released a beautiful new Collection featuring park icons, and characters.On July 14th, 6 new character bracelets will be joining the collection at Disney Parks. You'll be happy to know that the Ariel charm I hinted at earlier this summer, has in fact been confirmed for this new release! Not wanting our favorite Siren to travel alone, Rapunzel will also be joining the fashionable … [Read more...]