Around the Parks
On September 14 Epcot's Annual Food and Wine Festival kicked off with 30 International food kiosks for guests to try out many different foods and drinks from around the world. The Food and Wine festival includes Culinary Demonstrations, Beverage Seminars, Cheese Seminars, Eat to the Beat Concert Series and Special Merchandise.
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Holidays return to Disneyland Resort November 10- January 8 with an all new World of Color- Season of Light. Sleeping Beauty's Castle and will receive its annual winter makeover and nights will conclude with "Believe in Holiday Magic" fireworks show. It's a small world holiday, Haunted Mansion Holiday, and Jingle Cruise will return with their holiday makeovers. Santa will stop by Critter Country all season for that special photo opportunity.
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Reservations are now available for Disney Festival of Fantasy Dining Package at Magic Kingdom. The dining package includes a three course lunch at Tony's Town Square Restaurant, along with a voucher for reserved seating eat Disney's Festival Fantasy Parade.
Disney's Night of Joy dates for 2017 have been announced. Night of Joy will bring the best names in Christian Contemporary music together on September 8 and 9, 2017. The concert will return to the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex after the success of the 2016 concert series.
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Cruise Critic readers have named Disney's Castaway Car the "Best Cruise Line Private Island."
Disney Movie News
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer from the Star Wars youtube channel. Rogue One debuts December 16, 2017.
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Tokyo Disney continues their 15th Anniversary Celebration "The Year of Wishes" until March 17, 2017.
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End of Summer Sale Sandals is going on now. Some options for your next Sandals vacation could include a Free Catamaran Cruise and up to $750 Early Booking Bonus.. Deals vary by resort so contact your Destination Specialist today to find the perfect resort for you. Resorts are located in Jamaica, St Lucia, Antigua, Grenada, Barbados or the Bahamas.
Due to popular demand 12 new over the water bungalows are being built at Sandals Royal Caribbean. Booking for the new bungalows begins September 13 for arrivals after February 1, 2017.
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Norwegian Cruise Line
Norwegian Cruise Line is investing $400 million into refurbishing ships in their fleet. See all the new enhancements here:
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Also be sure to check out our Cruise Spotlight and Cruise Ship Spotlight that are all about Norwegian Cruise Line this week!
Now It's Time to Say Goodbye
Shark Reef at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon is rumored to close permanently on October 3, 2016 to make way for a new family raft ride Miss Fortune's Falls.
That's all for this week! I hope everyone has a magical week and see you all next week for more Travel Toodles and Tidbits!