Weekly Disney Travel News Summary: January 14-20, 2019

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Weekly Disney Travel News Summary

My picks for the top Luxury Disney Travel news stories curated for the week of January 14 – 20, 2019

In case you missed them, here is a curated compilation of Disney travel news stories that I shared on Luxury Disney Travel social media this past week.

How to celebrate the Lunar New Year at Disneyland Resort

  • Everything you need to know about Disneyland’s will Year of the Pig celebrations.

Disneyland is opening its first ever brewery

  • Ballast Point Brewing opened in Downtown Disney on January 16, 2019.

Disney’s Purple Potion Headband is all the rage

  • Sparkly Minnie Mouse ears that embrace Disney’s move to everything purple.

Disney is building a real life racing simulator from Cars 3

  • The Lightning McQueen Racing Academy opens this March.

There’s good news if you want to take a Disney Cruise out of Galveston

  • Disney Cruise Line will depart from Galveston, Texas for another 10 years.

A behind-the-scenes look at how Disney live shows are made

  • Disney gives AP a sneak peak of what happens behind the curtain.

Mickey’s Mix Magic kicks off at Disneyland Park

  • A new high energy projection show celebrates everyone’s favorite mouse.

Eats and Treats for Mickey & Minnie’s Surprise Celebration 2019 at Disney’s Magic Kingdom Park

  • What would new celebrations be without the snacks to match?

Disney’s new Purple Glove macaron might be the cutest thing ever

  • Purple is taking over everything Disney, from swag to snacks.

There’s plenty of new entertainment at Walt Disney World in 2019

  • Dance parties and more will keep your WDW vacation fresh this year.

Disney Cruise Line changing recommended gratuity guidelines

  • Gratuity guidelines reportedly increasing by 50 cents per guest per day.
Mickey's Mix Magic, Pinocchio

Mickey’s Mix Magic, Pinocchio on it’s a small world (Photo: Disney)


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