Recent Episodes of DVC Newscast
After 37 years of the Annual Passport program in Disneyland, it has been announced that the program will be suspended and reimagined. This is historic news as these passes have been a staple of the Disneyland experience; however, new membership offerings are on their way and should be revealed in the future. Join Peter, Vicky, & Jake as they discuss this heartbreaking news for the Disney fans, DVC direct price increases, and, on the brighter side, a new Disney-Pixar Soul exhibit coming to Epcot's American Adventure.
Members say “aloha” this week as DVC has released a special room offer exclusive to Members. Join Shannon, Peter, Jake & Vicky as they discuss this rare room offer, Disney's Magical Express service coming to an end, early park entry for Disney Resort hotel guests, and Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom's final days in Walt Disney World.
We're walking in a winter wonderland as Blizzard Beach officially has a reopening date. Join Shannon, Peter, Jake, & Vicky as they close out the inaugural year of the DVC Newscast with information on the next time you can plunge down Summit Plummet, Snow White's Enchanted Wish, as well as some bonus content with the team's predictions on what 2021 will look like at the Disney Parks. Here's to a magical new year!
Flowers are blooming as the Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival will be returning to Walt Disney World. Join Shannon, Peter, & Jake as they discuss this guest-favorite event coming back for 2021, the updated Disney Resort Hotel reopening schedule, 2021 DVC Member Annual Dues statements, share details on the new boarding group distribution times for Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, and more.
Buckle-up, because this was a big week for DVC News! Shannon, Peter, & Jake discuss the highlights from the annual Condo Association Meeting, the release of the 2022 Point Charts, and the Star Wars Rival Run Weekend transition to a virtual race.
N017 Brightline Station Coming To Walt Disney World, Joe Rohde Announces Retirement, & Small Fireworks Return To Magic Kingdom
Pete & Jake discuss the plans for a Brightline Station coming to Disney Springs, Imagineer Joe Rohde's retirement from the Walt Disney Company, and small firework bursts are added to the holiday projection show on Cinderella Castle.
Shannon, Pete, & Jake discuss the return of park hopping at Walt Disney World, the opening of the Grand Floridian walkway, Remy's Ratatouille Adventure, and new dining options becoming available. They also dive into the DVC's newest Cyber Sale for prospective and current Members looking to purchase or add-on.
DVC posted proposed dues for DVC members to see. Join the conversation lead by Peter and Jake as they cover the 2021 proposed dues and discuss the opening date for Grand Californian resort.
Shannon, Peter, and Jake cover new DVC incentives for the holiday season, recent glitches in the dining reservations, CDC updates on cruising again in 2021 and discuss the boat service back at the Polynesian resort.
Shannon and Pete welcome a new co-host Jake to the show, and Chad pops in for this episode. We discuss the minimum number of points new members must accumulate is 125 to unlock the membership extra's programs from DVC. We have some news from California that essentially states Disneyland won't reopen as a theme park for many months; however, Disney is opening DCA for shopping and restaurants as a trial. And finally, the team shares their thoughts on the friendship boats returning.