Disney’s Asking for Your Help

The Disney Design Group is asking for help on deciding the 2014 Disney Park Dated Art.

Disney designers have created 3 original designs. The winning design will be featured on select merchandise sold exclusively at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort in 2014.

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You can vote for your favorite designs at the following sites:

The voting will close on the Jan. 31 and the winning design will be revealed later in the year.

2013’s the Year of #limitedtimemagic

Throughout 2013 Walt Disney Parks and Resorts will be offering guests Limited Time Magic. This offer will bring guests unexpected and new magic moments.

First up at Walt Disney World is Long Lost Friends Week. Throughout the last week some long, lost Disney friends will be making a rare appearance.

Among those making an appearance:

  • Robin Hood
  • Prince John
  • Scrooge McDuck
  • And more!

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Some other offerings throughout the year will include:

  • True Love Week
    • A week in Feb. during which Cinderella’s Castle will blush pink and a week of Prince and Princess meet-and-greets.
  • Unleash the Villians
    • Disney Villains will take over Disney’s Hollywood Studios on Friday Sept. 13.

Check out Disney’s Limited Time Magic site to keep updated on Limited Magic offerings and keep an eye on Twitter updates with the hashtag #limitedtimemagic.

Disney To Put The Keys To The Kingdom On Your Wrist

A New Year means new additions to the Walt Disney World experience. Disney World first opened up the new, 10-acre Fantasyland in Magic Kingdom.

Next up on Disney World’s list is the Magic Band.

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The Magic Band will change the guest experience at the parks. There will be no more park tickets, fastpasses or even room keys. These will all be located on your wrist.

According to ABC News, the Magic Band will be a radio ID bracelet. It will help with guests who lose their tickets and also help Disney keep track of guest traffic.

WDW News Today credits an anonymous source three more additions Disney World will add, which include:

  • My Disney Experience
  • Disney FastPass+
  • MyMagic+

Disney is still testing the Magic Band. But rumors place the Magic Band roll out in February.

Keep an eye on Disney World’s official Twitter @waltdisneyworld or Disney Parks @disneyparks for an official announcement.