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Polynesian Villas Disney Vacation Club Sales Announced
Posted by: PassPorter News on 01/07/2015



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Disney Vacation Club sales for the Polynesian Villas and Bungalows will begin for current members on January 12, 2015. Sales will open to new members on February 9, 2015. The first phase of the newly remodeled Polynesian Village Resort is set to open on April 1, 2015.

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New Balance to Unveil New runDisney Shoes at 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon
Posted by: PassPorter News on 01/06/2015



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The 2015 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend is being held this weekend and runners have already begun to arrive. New Balance has announced two new running shoes inspired by "Steamboat Willie." A stark contrast to the colorful shoes from years past, these shoes are in shades of white, black, and grey. These shoes are only available at runDisney event expos.

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Sorcerer's Hat Removal Begins January 7
Posted by: PassPorter News on 01/06/2015



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The removal of the 122-foot Sorcerer's Hat from Disney's Hollywood Studios will begin on January 7, 2015.

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'A Frozen Holiday Wish' Extended
Posted by: PassPorter News on 01/06/2015



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"A Frozen Holiday Wish" has been extended through January 12, 2015. The show is held nightly at 6:30 pm at the stage in front of Cinderella Castle.

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New Podcast: Listener Q and A with the PassPorter Moms
Posted by: Jennifer Marx on 12/31/2014

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Happy New Year! Jennifer and Sara are ringing in 2015 by answering YOUR questions! Plus an update from AllEars.Net, a random photo contest hint, and more! Grab the hot beverage of your choice, and prepare to talk back to us. (You know you do!) More ...

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MyMagic+ to Expand to Other Disney Theme Parks
Posted by: PassPorter News on 12/29/2014



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According to the Orlando Sentinel, Disney has plans to expand the MyMagic+ technology including FastPass+ and Magic Bands to Disneyland and other theme parks in the next few years.

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Walt Disney World Now Accepting Apple Pay and Google Wallet Payments
Posted by: PassPorter News on 12/29/2014



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Select Walt Disney World locations are now accepting payments via Apple Pay and Google Wallet. Currently Ticket Windows and Disney-operated merchandise and food locations can accept these forms of payment. Table-service restaurants and merchadise located operated by Disney partners may not have this payment method available yet.

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Illuminations Sparkling Dessert Party Now Taking Reservations for January and February 2015
Posted by: PassPorter News on 12/29/2014



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The Illuminations Sparkling Dessert Party is held select Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday evenings at Epcot's Showcase Plaza. Sparkling wines and desserts from around the world are served while guests enjoy reserved viewing for IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth. Admission is $49 per adult and $29 per child (age 3 - 9). Call 407-WDW-DINE for reservations.

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New Podcast: Walt Disney World What Ifs with Jennifer and Sara
Posted by: Jennifer Marx on 12/24/2014

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Join Jennifer and Sara as they play "Armchair Imagineers" for a day and discuss what they would do if they were in charge of the Disney Parks and Resorts! Plus an update from AllEars.Net, a random photo contest hint, and more! 

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Comedy Warehouse Holiday Special at Hollywood Studios 12/20 - 1/4
Posted by: PassPorter News on 12/22/2014



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Disney fans who remember the Comedy Warehouse from the former Pleasure Island will want to check out the Comedy Warehouse Holiday Special at Disney's Hollywood Studios. A family-friendly improv show, the performers depend on audience participation. The show is being held December 20, 2014 - January 4, 2015 at times throughout the day in the former American Idol Experience theater.

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