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Walt Disney World and Orlando Magic Extend Sponsorship

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The Walt Disney World Resort will soon become the first jersey sponsor of the Orlando Magic.
Starting with the 2017-18 NBA season, the Disney logo will be added on players’ jerseys. “With Orlando as our hometown, magic has always been a key strand of our DNA,” said Orlando Magic CEO Alex Martins. “This expanded agreement with Disney brings our story full circle and represents the coming together of two dynamic organizations that have become synonymous with Orlando.”

RUMOR: New Resort to Be Built Next to The Swan & Dolphin

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The Swan & Dolphin hotels are undoubtedly very unique resorts. While they are not owned by the Walt Disney Company, these resorts were built in an excellent location, being just steps away from Disney's BoardWalk Resort, Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resorts, Fantasia Gardens Miniature Golf, as well as two of the world's busiest theme parks: Epcot and Disney's Hollywood Studios.
These hotels are already very large, but it looks like a new resort may join them in the near future.

On-Ride Video of New "Mine Blower" Roller Coaster Released

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One of Fun Spot America's most thrilling attractions will open in just three days! The brand-new "Mine Blower" is a hybrid roller coaster that features banked turns (with the max banking at 115 degrees), an inversion (this is currently the only wooden roller coaster in Florida to go upside down) and crazy airtime! While the coaster officially opens on June 23, you can virtually ride the coaster today thanks to the on-ride video published by The Gravity Group (the company that designed and built the ride).

Cast Members Can Purchase Arcade Games from DisneyQuest

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Beginning July 4 at 7 a.m. through July 6 at 9 a.m., Disney Cast Members will have the opportunity to take home a piece of nostalgia by purchasing arcade games from the iconic indoor interactive theme park through an online auction. Cast Members will be able to bid online on more than 100 arcade games, including favorites like Ms. PacMan, Typhoon, and Guitar Hero. Minimum bids start as low as $100 and may go as high as $10,000. A portion of all proceeds will support local charities.

Disney Dining Plans to Feature More Beverage Options in 2018

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Based on Guest feedback, the Disney Dining Plans included with 2018 Magic Your Way vacation packages will be expanded, offering more beverage options for Guests to choose from when enjoying quick-service and table-service meals. New options include non-alcoholic premium beverages – like frozen specialty beverages, teas, and specialty coffees – and the majority of alcoholic beverages (available to Guests age 21 and over) served at participating restaurants.