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New 'Day of the Dead' Exhibit Opens in Mexico Pavilion

Posted by: PassPorter News   10/03/2017

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A new exhibit entitled, "Remember me!" La Celebración del Día de Muertos (a celebration of the Day of the Dead) is now open inside the Mexico pavilion at Epcot. The exhibit also ties in to the new Disney Pixar film, "Coco" which releases this November.

This news updates page 162 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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Baseline Tap House Now Open at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Posted by: PassPorter News   10/03/2017

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The new Grand Avenue area of Disney's Hollywood Studios and the the Baseline Tap House is open for business. Located in the former Writer's Stop spot, this corner pub features California beer and wine as well as small plates.

This news updates page 242 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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New Podcast: Child Care Options at Walt Disney World

Posted by: Jennifer Marx   09/28/2017

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When the adults need a night out, what do you do with the kids? Walt Disney World actually has multiple options for child care, and this week Jennifer and Sara are breaking them down for you. Plus an update from AllEars.Net, a sneak peek at PassPorter News, listener celebrations, and more! 

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2018 Epcot International Festival of the Arts Dates Announced

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/26/2017

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The Epcot® International Festival of the Arts returns for a second year at Walt Disney World January 12 - February 19, 2018. In 2018 the Festival will expand to seven days a week. Guests will enjoy special entertainment, food, and musical options. (And yes - food likely means food booths!)

This news updates page 213 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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Test Track Riders Can Now Purchase a Card of Their Car

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/26/2017

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The new Stat Station inside of Test Track allows guests to purchase a small card with their custom designed card on it. For $6.99, guests receive a card with their design, "race" stats, name, and more on it.


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Atlanta Braves Leaving ESPN Wide World of Sports After Spring 2018 Season

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/26/2017

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The Atlanta Braves will be relocating their Spring Training following the Spring 2018 season. The Braves have held Spring Training at Walt Disney World for twenty years. They are building a new facility in North Port, Florida.

This news updates page 216 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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Special Events for Epcot's 35th Birthday on October 1

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/26/2017

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October 1, 2017 marks the 35th birthday of Epcot. If you are planning to be at Epcot that day, keep an eye out for some special celebrations! The day starts at 10:00 am with an anniversary celebration at the Fountain View Stage, and ends with a special edition of Illuminations at 9:00 pm. There will also be a commemorative park map, exclusive merchandise, and more!


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New Podcast: Our Top 10 Underappreciated Favorites at Walt Disney World

Posted by: Jennifer Marx   09/21/2017

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Have you heard of these gems at Disney World? This week Jennifer and Sara are sharing their top 10 most underrated things at  Walt Disney World - dining, tours, hidden gems, and more. Plus an update from AllEars.Net, listener celebrations, and more!

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Mobile Ordering Expands to New Locations

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/19/2017

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Guests can now pre-order their meals at select counter service locations throughout Walt Disney World - including Dole Whips! Mobile ordering in the My Disney Experience app has been expanded to the Aloha Isle in the Magic Kingdom. Mobile ordering is currently available at the following locations:
Magic Kingdom - Aloha Isle, Columbia Harbour House, Cosmic Ray's Starlight Cafe, The Lunching Pad, Pecos Bill Tall Tale Inn and Cafe, Pinocchio Village Haus
Epcot - Electric Umbrella, Liberty Inn
Hollywood Studios - ABC Commissary, Backlot Express, PizzeRizzo
Animal Kingdom - Flame Tree Barbecue, Harambe Market, Pizzafari, Restaurantosaurus, Satu'li Canteen
Disney Springs - D-Luxe Burger

This news updates page 126 of PassPorter's Walt Disney World guidebook
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Walt Disney World Reopens Following Hurricane Irma

Posted by: PassPorter News   09/19/2017

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Following Hurricane Irma last week, all four Walt Disney World theme parks, and most Resorts have re-opened and are operational. As of this writing on September 19, 2017, Disney's Fort Wilderness remains closed and the Hoop Dee Doo Revue is not being held. All Hoop Dee Doo reservations will be cancelled and refunded automatically. Rumor has it that Fort Wilderness will re-open this week. A small number of attractions that had extensive tree damage remain closed while clean-up and repairs are made. (The Jungle Cruise in the Magic Kingdom is still closed as of this writing.)


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