The loyal droid from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, BB-8, will begin regular meet-and-greet appearances at Star Wars Launch Bay sometime in Spring
This year, the Atlanta Braves will celebrate 20 years of Spring Training at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Fans can see the Braves take on the Toronto Blue Jays on February 25 in the first of their 18 home games. Other notable matchups include the Boston Red Sox (March 3), New York Yankees (March 9) and Mets (March 10, 25 and 29). Fans are welcome to attend workouts (adult admission is $18, while child admission is $13) at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Be sure to bring a marker, as you could have the opportunity to get autographs from your favorite Braves players during practices. There are still tickets available to Braves Spring Training games, which can be purchased through Ticketmaster outlets and at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex Box Office. For more information about the Braves schedule, tickets and more, visit www.espnwwos.com/braves
The 2017 runDisney Disneyland Half Marathon Weekend announced that its themes this year will celebrate some of Pixar’s most beloved films. The themes for the event weekend (August 31 – September 3, 2017) will be:
Kids races: Up!
Disneyland 5K: The Incredibles
Disneyland 10K: Monsters University
Disneyland Half: Toy Story
Disneyland Double Dare: Pixar Animation Studios
The Main Street Electrical Parade will end its run at Disneyland on June 18, 2017. The “Fantasmic!” nighttime spectacular will return later this summer, date
Registration for the events of 25th Anniversary of the Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend began last week. While the Dopey Challenge, 10K and 5K are sold out, space is still available for the Half Marathon, the Goofy Challenge, the full Marathon and the Kids Races. Visit rundisney.com for more details
News Flash! Disney officially announced a price hike effective Sunday, February 12. MapleLeafTickets will still offer the old pricing through Monday, February 20th
Do you remember the first time you entered a Disney theme park and were entranced by its immersive environment, marveling at all of its wonderful details?
MouseAdventure, a puzzle hunt game, recreates that experience as players rediscover the Disney theme parks with a renewed focus. Design elements that you once rushed past on your way to the next ride now become the main attraction, drawing you in to appreciate the individual parts that make up the larger whole
Walt Disney World announced today, expansions at both Coronado Springs and Caribbean resort
Ten staterooms aboard the Disney Magic and Disney Wonder are going to be converted from Category 4 Staterooms into Category V Concierge Family Oceanview Staterooms with Verandas. The furnishings and amenities will be upgraded by October 1, 2017, on the Disney Wonder and October 2, 2017, on the Disney Magic. If you have existing reservations in these staterooms you can enjoy the upgraded stateroom amenities once onboard. However, in order to protect the concierge category, those previously booked at the category 4 rate are not eligible for pre-cruise or onboard concierge service, including access to the concierge lounge
MagicBand 2 in solid colors is now available wherever MagicBands are sold throughout Walt Disney World Resort. The new style bands are available in eight colors: pink, blue, red, green, orange, gray, yellow, and purple. Guests who book a Disney resort stay will receive their newly designed, solid-color MagicBand 2 at home. New Passholders or those who have recently renewed their Annual Passes, will also receive a solid-color MagicBand 2. With MagicBand 2, the center icon is removable so it does not have to be worn on your wrists. New MagicKeepers accessories are now available that will give you even more options. You can put the center icon of the band into a silver carabiner to wear on a purse, diaper bag or belt loop; or into a Mickey Mouse or Minnie Mouse lanyard clip to wear around your neck. Included with each MagicKeeper is a mini-screwdriver that helps you change out the icon