NEWS!! Star Wars Hotel, Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway, Pixar Pier Details

The D23 Expo Japan is currently taking place, so you know what that means… we’ve got NEWS to share!!!

D23 Expo Japan ©Disney

D23 Expo Japan ©Disney

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Chairman Bob Chapek presented details regarding projects underway in Walt Disney World, Disneyland, and Disney Destinations around the world. Let’s start with what’s in store for Disney World!

Walt Disney World

Star Wars Hotel

One of the major pieces of news from last summer’s D23 event was the announcement of a Star Wars-inspired resort on the way to Disney World! More than a themed resort, the experience will be completely immersive for guests who will enter into the galaxy and story of Star Wars!

Today’s updates relayed that the immersive resort will be “seamlessly connected” to the upcoming Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in Hollywood Studios.

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Disney’s Hollywood Studios Woody’s Lunchbox Menu Maybes

If you follow the happenings at Shanghai Disney Resort, then you may know that Toy Story Land will open there on April 26th. But Shanghai Disney guests are already enjoying the Land’s Counter Service option in advance of the opening. Welcome to the Toy Box Cafe!

Toy Box Cafe ©Disney

Toy Box Cafe ©Disney

The window-service stations are housed by what used to be the original packaging for Buzz Lightyear and Mrs. Potato Head! (Lotso’s packaging provides a counter as well.)

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DFB Video: Disney World vs Disneyland — Which One Is Best for YOU?

Happy Thursday! We’re back with another DFB Video today, and we’re discussing a question we get asked quite often: What’s the difference between Disney World and Disneyland?

Welcome to Walt Disney World... OR is it Disneyland for you?

Welcome to Walt Disney World… OR is it Disneyland for you?

Now, I think we can all agree that both Disneyland and Disney World are magical places where vacation memories are just waiting to be made. But depending on your traveling group’s needs and vacation desires, one may be better than the other for your specific party. So in our latest DFB Video we’re talking about the differences and similarities in everything from Resorts to dining to attractions to parks and even more as we try to help you discover which of these two Disney destinations is best for you! [Read more…]

Disney Food Challenge: Can You Eat ALL 14 Of Disney’s BEST Cupcakes?!

Nothing says portable, edible happiness like a cupcake. And if you’re anything like us, your Disney vacation just isn’t complete until you’ve had one. Or two. Or fifteen. It’s hard to stop, really, because the Disney food gods have designed so many beautiful and delicious options.
But how does a good, cupcake-lovin’ guest like yourself know which cupcakes to choose? Fret not! Your pals at the DFB have just the thing you need. We’ve developed your map to the tastiest and prettiest cupcakes created by Disney. We give you a brand new Cupcake Crawl! Here we go!
BEST DISNEY CUPCAKES GRAPHIC

1. Rose Gold Minnie Ears Cupcake, Sunshine Seasons, Epcot

We’re starting the crawl with the Rose Gold Minnie Mouse Ears Cupcake, which has taken the Disney cupcake world by storm! Minnie’s rose gold ears are something of a legend already, and the cupcake they’ve inspired is getting the same treatment. You will find your Rose Gold Minnie Mouse Ears Cupcake at Sunshine Seasons in the Land Pavilion in Future World at Epcot. (Yes, there are other Rose Gold Ears cupcakes in Disney World currently, but this one is the best. Trust us.)
Rose Gold Ears Cupcake

Rose Gold Ears Cupcake

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Every. Single. Rose Gold Snack. in Disney World

If you’ve been keeping up with the DFB, or if you’ve been anywhere near Disney World recently, then you are well aware that Rose Gold is taking over the entire place. Like most things around here, “it was all started by a mouse.” Minnie Mouse, in this case!

Rose Gold Minnie Ears!

Rose Gold Minnie Ears!

Always one to be on top of the trends, her Rose Gold Minnie Ears have been the hottest item that can’t even be found in the merchandise shops anymore due to their immense popularity!

And now, treats galore in the Instagram-worthy hue are likewise springing up all over! Let’s take a ‘round the World tour so you can find your own Rose Gold Cupcake… or Rose Gold Margarita (?!?) in Disney World. Yep, read on…

Rose Gold Cupcakes in the Parks

DFB itself broke the news on the nutella-with-vanilla Rose Gold Ears Cupcake at Sunshine Seasons in Epcot, and you can check out our review here!

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DFB Video: 5 Memories to Make in Disney World!

Happy Monday, everyone! We’re back with another DFB Video today, and we’re sharing five memories you can make during your next Disney World vacation!

You gotta meet MICKEY!!!

You gotta meet MICKEY!!!

When you’re busy planning your Disney vacation, it can be pretty easy to get caught up in the details… things like making FastPasses for your must-do attractions and Advance Dining Reservations for your top picks of restaurants. So it’s important sometimes to take a little breather and remember why you’re planning a Disney vacation in the first place: to make lifelong memories! So whether you’re celebrating a special occasion with your family on your next trip, or just celebrating the fact that you’re in DISNEY WORLD, we sharing some memories you can look forward to making during your next trip in our latest video! [Read more…]

NEWS: Club 33 Sales Have Started for Walt Disney World Resort

Last year we brought you the news that the legendary Club 33 was coming to the Walt Disney World Resort in the form of four lounges – one in each theme park.

Club 33 Seating

Club 33 Seating

And finally, Club 33 membership invites have begun! Note that you do have to be invited to apply at this time. [Read more…]

NEWS! Mobile Order Now Available with the Disney Dining Plan

Ever since Mobile Order debuted last spring we’ve been waiting for the day when it was finally available with the Disney Disney Plan, and we’re excited to report that today is THE day!

Sign directing to Regular and Mobile Order

Sign directing to Regular and Mobile Order

Starting today, when the My Disney Experience app is updated, guests will be able to use their Disney Dining Plan credits to pay for Counter Service meals and snacks that they’ve ordered using Mobile Order! [Read more…]

News: Star Wars Galactic Nights Returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios May 27

Star Wars: Galactic Nights, the popular one-night event, is returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios on May 27th from 7:oo PM until midnight!

Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular ©Disney

Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular ©Disney

This Star Wars-themed event celebrates everything Star Wars with character encounters, special entertainment, specialty merchandise, and of course Star Wars-themed food and drink! [Read more…]

DFB Video: Best Disney World Rides in Each Park — And Future Rides Coming Soon!

Hey, guys! We’re back with another DFB Video today, and we’re getting down to the serious business of discussing the BEST RIDES in every Disney World park!

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

Wait… you thought all we did was EAT in the parks ;) ? Heck no, we take on the rides, too (in between Advance Dining Reservations, that is)! Now, we all have sentimental favorites when it comes to park attractions, but we want to be sure to fill you in on some definite must-rides (including those that are so popular you need to book your FastPass+ for them, like, yesterday). We’ll even chat about some rides that we’re already excited about… even though they haven’t opened yet! [Read more…]