Pete and Sue discuss Disneyland Magic Key sales reopening and Ariel’s Grotto and Enchanted Tales for Belle return to Magic Kingdom. Disney Vacation Club released discounts on two monorail resorts, Bay Lake Tower at Disney’s Contemporary Resort and Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort. Roundup Rodeo BBQ will open on March 23rd at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort will debut a new three-course prix fixe menu on April 1st. Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge – Kidani Village will begin a roof replacement project on February 1st and is expected to last through September 2023.
Shannon, Pete, and Sue discuss the Moonlight Magic Events announced for 2023 at Walt Disney World. Disney revealed TRON Lightcycle / Run will open on April 4th, and cast members, annual passholders, and Disney Vacation Club members will have a chance to preview the ride. In a surprise announcement, Disney announced significant changes to Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort, including changes to park reservations, park hopping, and attraction photos.
What are the three worst one and two-bedroom villas in DVC? We asked our panel of studio staying experts to give us their top 3 choices. We asked them to focus exclusively on the room as we’ve discussed the resorts in numerous other shows. We also asked each guest to choose their own descriptive language to describe their bottom three villas. Floor plan and decor preferences were significant factors in Episode 225
What are the three best studios in DVC? We asked our panel of studio staying experts to give us their top 3 studio choices. We asked them to focus exclusively on the room as we’ve discussed the resorts in numerous other shows. The themes that ran in our show were colors, bathrooms, and decor. Episode 224
N096 Proposed 2023 DVC Dues, New DVC Dessert Party and Fireworks Cruise, and Soarin’ Behind the Scenes Tour Returns
Pete, Sue, and Jen discuss the proposed Disney Vacation Club dues for 2023, which are up between 4-8% for most resorts. Additionally, Disney Vacation Club has announced two new firework events for members – Enchantment at the Top and Enchantment Fireworks Cruise! The Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Soarin’ Around the World at EPCOT will also begin to be offered to members beginning December 6th.