Walt Disney World News: Christmas at Disney World

Christmas at the Magic Kingdom 2013
Christmas at the Magic Kingdom 2013

Happy Wednesday Hipsters! It’s time for your Christmas at Disney World news courtesy of our friends over at Destinations in Florida.

New! Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Sold Out Nov 7: The very first Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, which took place on November 7th at Magic Kingdom, was quickly sold out. This event is one of Walt Disney World’s most popular events as we watch Cinderella’s castle transform into an icy palace. Mickey’s party will also have a Frozen touch with Elsa, Anna, Kristoff and Olaf. Be sure to book your party adventure early.

Don’t forget that Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas is a separate ticket item event.

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Candlelight Processional 2014 Returns to Epcot

Candlelight Processional 2014 Returns to Epcot: Candlelight Processional is one of my favorite ThemePark holiday traditions to do at Walt Disney World. Each guest at Epcot is entertained with the jubilant reciting of the divine Christmas story from November 28th until December 30th. The story is usually told by a celebrity narrator accompanied with a 50-piece orchestra and a magnificent mass choir.

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New Canadian Lumberjacks Show at Epcot

Canadian Lumberjacks Show Now Officially appearing as World Showcase Entertainment in Canada: Throughout Epcot, Walt Disney World presents world-class performers who immerse Guests in a unique cultural experience through a rich mix of live show atmosphere entertainment. The Canadian Lumberjacks show is one of several new World Showcase entertainment offerings coming to Epcot.

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Haunted Mansion Collection for Beautifully Disney

The Haunted Mansion Collection added to the Beautifully Disney brand.

Photo: Disney Parks Blog
Photo: Disney Parks Blog

The Beautifully Disney boutique at the Marketplace Co-Op in Downtown Disney has a small staff of trained beauty advisors who provide complimentary tips and tricks for applying the cosmetics. If you’re a fan of daring eye shadow, ghoulish lipstick, and Disney’s Haunted Mansion then taking a trip to the Marketplace Co-Op in Downtown Disney is your best haunted bet.

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Move It! Shake It! Dance & Play It!” Street Party Coming to Magic Kingdom Park

Magic KingdomThis fall, Disney’s “Move It! Shake It! Celebrate It!” Street Party at Magic Kingdom Park is getting a fresh, contemporary look and sound – plus a brand new name – when it becomes the “Move it! Shake It! Dance & Play It!” Street Party. This new procession will feature new music, new characters, refreshed floats with new video elements, and new opportunities for Guests to become part of the show.

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The excitement will begin on Main Street, U.S.A. and will continue towards Cinderella Castle with popular Disney characters, stilt walkers, and the rest of the party peeps encouraging everyone to join in. The parade gets wild on Central Plaza once hosts Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, and Goofy show up!

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Celebrate Frozen Summer Fun with New Specialty Cupcakes

Newsaroundmouse8202Let’s celebrate Frozen Summer Fun with new specialty cupcakes!

Three new cupcakes will be sold as part of ‘Frozen Summer Fun’ at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The Olaf cupcake is a carrot cupcake with cream cheese icing and a white chocolate Olaf. The Olaf cupcake is available for just $5.19 at select quick service locations: Studio Catering Co., Pizza Planet Arcade, ABC Commissary, Rosie’s All-American Cafe, Backlot Express, Fairfax Fare, Oaken’s Funland, Starring Rolls Cafe,and Coffee Cart. Anna and Elsa cupcakes are also available. The Anna cupcake is chocolate with buttercream, and the Elsa cupcake is vanilla with buttercream. Both are topped with a themed white chocolate medallion. These cupcakes are available for $5.19 at the following locations: Backlot Express, Oaken’s Funland, and Starring Rolls Cafe. These treats are part of the Disney Dining Plan and will be available through Sept. 1 Sept. 30.

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Disney Villains Unleashed Merchandise Announced

Newsaroundmouse8205This week, Disney announced an assortment of event logo merchandise and creative food and beverage to be offered during the Disney Villains Unleashed celebration! Offerings including Disney villain-themed hot dogs and the Maleficent cupcake sounds amazing – dark chocolate cake filled with a decadent blackberry filling topped with smooth blackberry buttercream. At Club Evil in The Hollywood Brown Derby, the Disney chefs will offer an assortment of small plate menu items. These “Villanishious” items include things like “Cruellas Devious Eyes” – fresh mozzarella with ugly ripe tomato spheres, balsamic gelée and basil oil powder – or “The Queen of Hearts famous ‘Off with their heads’”!, which is deviled eggs, pig crackling and a garlic chili gelée and lobster custard with Tobiko caviar and citrus oil.

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Run Disney Princess Half Marathon 2015 Details Released

princess-half-marathon-230x150-03The single largest Run Disney Girl Power (Disney Princess Half Marathon weekend) event details have been released for 2015, which draws over 50,000 runners every year!

Are you joining thousands of princesses as they trade in their glass slippers for running shoes in a dream come true weekend? The annual Princess Half Marathon opened on July 15th for registration with the coveted Glass Slipper Challenge selling out in 2 hours. At the time of this writing 3 of the 4 events have sold out, with the all new Frozen inspired 5k sitting at 75%. This is an awesome event for all princesses, their princes and family. If you plan on running in one of the magical events that weekend, or are heading over to support the runners we have a VIP deal for you.

A Very Important Princess deal, that is.

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