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    by Published on 05-10-2013 10:30 AM
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    On Wednesday, NFTYSqrt took a short trip to the Disneyland Resort to see the ongoing progress of transforming the Market House into the newest location for a Disney Parks Starbucks. She also stopped by the Blue Bayou to take a look at the new lunch offerings.

    Over in Tomorrowland, the Star Trader has now has the popular Droid Factory, where guests can now build their own Droid to take home.

    Please enjoy this quick update!
    by Published on 05-10-2013 12:14 AM
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    This August, return to the Hundred Acre Woods with The Many Adventures of Winnie The Pooh on DVD, Blu-Ray and Digital Copy! Enjoy this Disney classic now digitally restored and remastered and loaded with extras including 5 new "Mini Adventures of Winnie the Pooh" shorts and much more!
    by Published on 05-09-2013 12:30 PM
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    From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes “Big Hero 6,” an action comedy adventure about brilliant robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who finds himself in the grips of a criminal plot that threatens to destroy the fast-paced, high-tech city of San Fransokyo.

    Inspired by the Marvel comics of the same name, and featuring comic-book style action and all the heart and humor audiences expect from Walt Disney Animation Studios, the CG-animated “Big Hero 6” hits theaters in 3D on November 7, 2014.
    by Published on 05-09-2013 11:30 AM
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    On May 25th at the Disneyland Resort, Opa! A celebration of Greece will officially kick off with live entertainment, dancing, wine tasting, and of course, Olympic training with Hercules.

    Authentic Greek tastes include thin flatbreads; a classic gyro, the Greek version of a quick-service sandwich with rotisserie meat and veggies; spanakopita swirl, a fun take on the traditional spinach pie; and melomakarona (meh-loh-mah-KAH-roh-nah), a delicious cookie with honey and walnuts.

    Each day from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., activities at the festival center around “it’s a small world” Mall in Disneyland park and Paradise Gardens in Disney California Adventure park.
    by Published on 05-09-2013 09:01 AM
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    One of the true Disney fan highlights at each D23 Expo is the D23 “Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives” as it features tons of memorabilia, costumes, and props of Disney history.

    D23 today announced that this year the exhibit will feature: the 50th anniversary of Mary Poppins, ABC’s hit television series Once Upon A Time, and a look at the longstanding connection between Disney and L. Frank Baum’s beloved series of books about the land of Oz.

    This year's D23 Expo at the Anaheim Convention Center will be held from August 9 – 11, 2013.
    by Published on 05-08-2013 10:00 PM
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    Our friends at Pixie Vacations have let us know about one of their biggest booking promotion of the year for the Walt Disney World Resort: Free dining!

    If you travel to Walt Disney World most dates in September, each person in your party will get to dine for free! Stay at select Disney Value Resorts and get Disney's Quick Service Dining Plan for Free. Stay at most Disney Moderate, Deluxe and Deluxe Villa Resorts and get Disney's Plus Dining Plan for Free.

    If you're looking to book, check out their site at PixieVacations.com.
    by Published on 05-08-2013 07:00 PM
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    Details are still rather sparse but Disney has made their latest announcement for their upcoming live-action Cinderella film with the casting announcement of Richard Madden (Game of Thrones) as the Prince.

    Disney has previously announced that the film is being directed by Sir Kenneth Branagh and starring Cate Blanchett as the wicked stepmother and features Lily James in the title role.
    by Published on 05-08-2013 09:41 AM
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    In August of this year, the Disneyland Resort will be once again hosting the Disneyland Half Marathon which brings thousands of runners to the Anaheim area for the early morning run. runDisney today unveiled the new race medals: The 2013 Disneyland Half Marathon, Disneyland 10K, Disneyland Family Fun Run 5K and the Dumbo Double Dare medals

    The Disneyland Half Marathon course typically winds its way through both parks as well as other areas of the Disneyland Resort and even includes a loop through the Angels Stadium. Here's a look at last year's race.
    by Published on 05-08-2013 09:00 AM
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    We love to take pictures to remember our favorite moments. Here are the best places to take pictures at Walt Disney World!

    10. Lego Store (Downtown Disney)- So it’s not really Disney, but the store has done an amazing job making life-sized creations.
    by Published on 05-07-2013 02:32 PM
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    This Mother's day you can cook, create, and celebrate with the help of Spoonful.com! Check out their Top 30 Disney Mother’s Day Crafts & Recipes and find the perfect way to show your mom how much you care.
    by Published on 05-07-2013 11:00 AM


    Disney fan James Lopez on VIMEO has uploaded an in-progress video preview of an animated short he is creating based on the popular AMERICA SINGS attraction from Disneyland. Using the attraction's original audio recording, a frame-by-frame-recreation of the attraction is being brought to life as a 2D animated short.

    According to Lopez, "I couldn't help but feel compelled to keep the spirit of [America Sings] alive in the form of classical hand-drawn (2D) animation." The project has been a hobby for the past 15 or so years.

    Check out the video on VIMEO.
    by Published on 05-06-2013 10:28 PM
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    Disney VISA Cardmembers have early booking opportunity for FREE DINING vacation packages to Walt Disney World before the offer becomes available to the general public on May 9, 2013. This special offer is valid for arrivals most nights September 2 - September 25, 2013, and includes a selection of standard vacation package goodies.
    by Published on 05-06-2013 09:59 PM
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    In Marvel’s Iron Man 3, Tony Stark finds himself falling more than soaring as he struggles to overcome his anxiety and fear of donning the infamous suit that made him a super celebrity but that struggle is translating into an opposite upswing in box office dollars.

    The film took in $174.2 million at the box office this weekend in the US and Canada, making it the year’s biggest opening and the second biggest opening of all time after only Marvel’s The Avengers. In just 12 days, the third installment of Marvel’s blockbuster Iron Man franchise – which began its international rollout April 24 – has taken in a staggering $677 million at the global box office.
    by Published on 05-06-2013 05:00 PM
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    In honor of Earth Month, more than 350 Disney Cruise Line guests and crew members got outside to participate in “Walk for Wildlife” events held onboard the ships and on Disney’s private island in The Bahamas, Castaway Cay.

    To date, “Walk for Wildlife” events have generated more than $35,000 from a combination of company and personal crew member donations. In addition to the walks, Disney Cruise Line made a $5,000 donation to DWCF on behalf of guests and crew who sailed onboard during Earth Day.
    by Published on 05-06-2013 11:35 AM
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    From May 3 - June 19, 2013, the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood is playing host to a special engagement for MARVEL IRON MAN 3. MouseInfo was recently invited to check out the engagement of the film and to scope out the special extras that are included with theatre admission.

    If you can make it to the El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood you'll want to check out the film here. On our visit we got to see the Madam Toussaud's figure of Robert Downy Jr.

    In addition, on display is a special portion from the private collection of Stan Lee, legendary writer of Marvel Comics. This exclusive display includes rare comic books and an array of collectibles that Lee has acquired throughout his career. The exhibit is on display for the full duration of the engagement but we have a sneak peek at it after the jump!

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