This week, we share everything you need to know to be ready for the Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival. This annual event is getting better every year. We'll discuss the compelling reasons you should go out of your way to attend this celebration of California's wonderful selection of food and beverages.

Listen to this episode and then book all your Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival experiences here.

From there, we move on to the Disney Stories of the week. This show, we talk about a Walt Disney World Resort icon that is set to receive a stunning, new makeover. We also share the early reviews for Disney-Pixar's Onward. Find out what the critics are saying about this new film featuring Chris Pratt and Tom Holland.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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Disney Vacation Club 101

February 16, 2020

We recently received several questions about Disney Vacation Club from listeners. So, this week, we're passing along much of the information you need to know when you're deciding whether or not to purchase into DVC. It's our Disney Vacation Club 101 class and you're invited to attend. Find out if DVC is right for you and your family.

Once the bell rings to complete our Disney Vacation Club 101 session, it's time to move on to our Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include a fantastic party to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day that will be taking place at Disney's Animal Kingdom. We also share a new way for you to become add an little more Disney to your upcoming wedding.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation. Among those is another spectacular tip from Michelle. This time, she shares some important information for those with food allergies and sensitivities. Here are the links to the email addresses she mentioned during this segment:

Special.Diets@DisneyWorld.com

Special.Diets@Disneyland.com

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Our 5 Favorite Disney Love Songs

February 9, 2020

It's Valentine's Week and we're celebrating with another edition of our "5 Favorite" series. This episode, we're counting down Our 5 Favorite Disney Love Songs. This was not an easy list to narrow down because there are so many wonderful, romantic Disney tunes. Find out if our favorites match yours.

Once we wrap up our list of Disney Love Songs, we move on to share our experience traveling to the Walt Disney Studios lot for the 75th Anniversary screening of The Three Caballeros. We discuss all the fun we had visiting the lot, listening to fantastic guest speakers, and checking out this classic Disney Film.

Next, it's time for the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include the better than expected earnings report we received this week from the Walt Disney Company. We also talked about the new details we received about the super immersive Star Wars experience coming to the Walt Disney World Resort. Finally, we couldn't help but talk about the fact that Hamilton is now a Disney property.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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Disney Would You Rather - Family Edition

February 2, 2020

This week, we are joining together with our family for a little getaway. So, we decided to have them join us on the show for a little fun. We invited them in for a little game of Disney Would You Rather. Give it a listen to find out some of their favorite Disney Park experiences and play along to see if yours match theirs.

We also shared our adventure to the Disneyland Resort for Disneyland After Dark: '80s Nite. We'll discuss all the "totally rad" goings on we were lucky enough to check out at Disney's most recent late night ticketed event.

Once we wrap up our game of Disney Would You Rather, we move on to the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include the news that Spider-Man will soon be seen swinging through the air of Disney California Adventure Park. (Check out the video we discussed here) We also talked about a couple of Disney Cruise Line stories including a well-deserved honor for one of their chefs and some luxurious cabin refurbishments coming to the Disney Magic.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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Disney in the ’80s - Was It Really “The Disney Decade”?

January 26, 2020

This week, we're celebrating our upcoming visit to "The Happiest Place on Earth" for Disneyland After Dark: '80s Nite by looking back at everything Disney in the '80s. Michael Eisner proclaimed it "The Disney Decade" but some consider it a dark time for the Walt Disney Company. So, which one is it? We'll discuss many of the things that happened during that period and give our conclusions as to how we should look back at this interesting time in Disney history.

Once we wrap up our look at Disney in the '80s, it's time for the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, we shared a new way to plan ahead for your chance to pilot "The Fastest Hunk of Junk in the Galaxy" at the Walt Disney World Resort. We also discussed more ways to experience Star Wars on your next Disney Cruise. As well as a new Pixar short film that will delve into what happened to Bo Peep during her time away from the rest of the Toy Story gang.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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Our 5 Favorite Inspirational Disney Songs

January 19, 2020

This week, we're celebrating the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend with you. Since he was one of the most inspirational people of all time, we're honoring him with a list of Our 5 Favorite Inspirational Disney Songs. You may not think about how much the music from Disney films inspires you on a day-to-day basis but they are really big parts of our life. See if the songs that inspire us the most match yours.

Once we wrap up our look into Our 5 Favorite Inspirational Disney Songs, it's time for the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include the opening of Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance at the Disneyland Resort. We also talk about several new food, drink and merchandise options coming to the West Coast version of Black Spire Outpost. And, if you're a fan of The Mandalorian, we talk about an upcoming new way for you to bring Baby Yoda right into your home.

As always, we wrap it up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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Ideas to Help You Plan Your Next Date Nite at Disney Parks

January 12, 2020

We all know Disney Parks are the perfect destination for families. However, this week, we're telling you everything you need to know when you decide to visit with just that certain, special person in your life. Yep. we're giving you Ideas to Help You Plan Your Next Date Nite at Disney Parks. It doesn't matter if you're heading to the Walt Disney World Resort or the Disneyland Resort, there are a lot of great spots for a date nite. We'll share some of our favorites with you.

Once we wrap up our list of Ideas to Help You Plan Your Next Date Nite at Disney Parks, it's time for the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include an upcoming re-release of a recent, popular Disney movie with an interactive twist. We also share details of a new Disneyland ticket deal and a new club that might be perfect for you if you're a runDisney fan.

As always, we wrap it up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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Hyperion Adventures Disney Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

January 5, 2020

After 2 months of accepting your nominees and votes, it's all come down to this. We start the new decade by announcing our inaugural class of the Hyperion Adventures Disney Hall of Fame. Find out what Disney live-action and animated films and characters you deemed worthy of making this illustrious list. We think you'll be thrilled for many that made it into our Hall of Fame.

Once we announce all our new Hyperion Adventures Disney Hall of Fame inductees, we move on to take one last look at the year that was. We share our 5 Favorite Disney Moments from 2019. Check it out and find out if some of our top events match yours.

Next, it's time to share the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include the record-breaking box office numbers from Walt Disney Studios. We also discuss the new BBQ restaurant coming to Epcot and the iconic character it's based on.

We wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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Our Walt Disney World Vacation - Part 2

December 29, 2019

This week, we complete our recap of our Walt Disney World Vacation. We share our favorite experiences we checked out for the very first time during our trip. There were so many new things we were lucky enough to sample during our stay. We'll share all the stuff we enjoyed the most as well as some other highlights of our time at The Most Magical Place on Earth.

Once we wrap up our Walt Disney World Vacation discussion, we move on to the Disney Stories of the Week. This episode, those include a unique New Year's Eve pin trading event coming to the Disney's Animal Kingdom. We also share a few more details as to when you can join The Avengers at Disney California Adventure Park and talk about The Rise of Skywalker's box office numbers.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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Our Walt Disney World Vacation - Part 1

December 22, 2019

This week, we're coming to you directly from the Walt Disney World Resort. We recap some of the highlights from the first half of our trip to the place Where Dreams Come True.

We start by discussing our very rainy night at Magic Kingdom for Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party which included some extra special Disney Pixie Dust.

From there, we share our review of Disney's Riviera Resort, which we were lucky enough to spend a few nights at. Find out what we think of this brand new Disney Vacation Club resort.

Then, we move on to our spoiler-free review of Star Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker. Hear what we think about the film that wraps up the Skywalker Saga.

As always, we wrap it all up with tips that might help you on your next vacation.

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