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'A Princess Royal Reception' Comes to Disney Springs in October

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/30/2016 (11 hours ago)

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From October 1 - November 1, 2016, guests will have the chance to meet a Princess at Disney Springs. A different princess will great guests each day from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - which princess it will be is a surprise! Disney PhotoPass photographers will be available.

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Two Versions of Wishes Dessert Party Beginning October 1

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/30/2016 (11 hours ago)

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According to our friends at the Disney Food Blog, beginning October 1, 2016, guests will be able to choose between two versions of the Wishes Tomorrowland Terrace Dessert Party. Both versions include the dessert buffet at the Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant. Then guests who purchase the "Tomorrowland Terrace Patio" seating will be escorted to their seats on the patio for the viewing of Wishes. This option is $79 per adult, $47 per child (ages 3-9). Guests who choose the "Plaza Garden Viewing" option will be escorted to a reserved area in the Plaza Gardens for fireworks viewing. This option does not include seats. This option is $59 per adult, $39 per child (ages 3-9).

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New Podcast: Our 350th Episode Celebration!

Posted by: Jennifer Marx   09/28/2016 (2 days ago)

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This week Jennifer and Sara are celebrating 350 episodes of the PassPorter Moms Podcast! We will be sharing our 'Top 5 Favorite Things' about doing the podcast and also answering a listener question - "If you had an extra $350 to spend at Disney, what would you spend it on?" Plus an update from AllEars.Net, listener celebrations, and more! 

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'The Muppets Present... Great Moments in American History' to Debut on October 2

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/27/2016 (3 days ago)

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The new Muppets show in the Magic Kingdom will officially debut on Sunday, October 2, 2016. "The Muppets Present... Great Moments in American History" takes place in, of course, Liberty Square, near the Hall of Presidents attraction. The show varies throughout the day so you will want to circle back and try to catch more than one show!

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Sprinkles Cupcakes to Open Downtown Disney District Location

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/27/2016 (4 days ago)

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Sprinkles will add a Disneyland location in November 2016, when their new Downtown Disney District shop. Sprinkles offers vegan, gluten-free, and sugar-free cupcakes, cookies, and sorbet in addition to their usual line-up.

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Stitch's Great Escape Attraction Moves to Seasonal Operation

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/26/2016 (4 days ago)

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Beginning October 2, 2016, Stitch's Great Escape in Tomorrowland at the Magic Kingdom will only be available "seasonally." The attraction will only be available during peak crowd levels.

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New Podcast: More Disney We Haven't Done - Disneyland Edition

Posted by: Jennifer Marx   09/21/2016

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This week Jennifer and Sara are revisiting the Disney items they haven't done yet but this time on the West Coast! What things at Disneyland and California Adventure are still on their to-do lists? Plus an update from AllEars.Net, listener questions, and celebrations, and more! 

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'Dr. Strange' Preview Temporarily Replaces 'One Man's Dream'

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/20/2016

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Beginning October 7 through mid-November, guests can catch a preview of the upcoming film, "Dr. Strange" in the One Man's Dream theater at Disney Hollywood Studios.

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Shark Reef at Typhoon Lagoon Closing October 3

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/20/2016

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The Shark Reef at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon water park will close permanently on October 3, 2016. The Reef is closing to make way for the new Miss Fortune Falls attraction, coming in 2017.

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New Adventures by Disney Rhine Cruise in October 2017 Will Have Food and Wine Flavor

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/19/2016

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Adventures by Disney has announced a new, adult-only Rhine River Cruise for October 21, 2017. The voyage, which coincides with the 2017 Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, will feature enhanced food and wine offerings both onboard and ashore. Disney Master Sommelier Brian Koziol and Disneyland's Culinary Director John Slate will be onboard the ship and will have have sessions onboard. Reservations for this sailing begin September 30, 2016.


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