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Walt Disney World Merchandise Event Snapshot – November 2013

posted on October 29th, 2013 by Michelle Harker, Manager, Merchandise Marketing & Communications, Disneyland Resort


Check out what’s happening in the world of Disney Theme Park Merchandise at the Walt Disney World Resort this November!

November 1 – 3: Artist Rob Kaz will be on hand to showcase some of his “Food & Wine” inspired artwork from his Disney Fine Art collection during the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival from 1 – 10 p.m. at Art of Disney in Epcot. Works will include Mad Tea Party, Cuisine for Two, Vineyard Harvest and Decorating Fun! Looking to find out more about Rob Kaz? Visit DisneyFineArt.com. Learn more here.

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November 2: Pick up a copy of the “Epcot International Food & Wine Festival 2013 Cookbook Taste Your Way Around the World,” loaded with delectable dishes and recipes inside for beverages, entrees, desserts, Marketplace favorites, Festival Special Event picks and more. Executive Chef, Epcot, Jens Dahlmann will be on hand for a special appearance and signing November 2 from 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Port of Entry in Epcot. Learn more here.

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November 7: Luck is on your side this month! Join us as we welcome back Disney Design Group Artist Susan Foy, 5 – 7 p.m. at Disney’s Pin Traders, in celebration of the release of the latest pin from the Good Luck/Bad Luck series featuring Belle. Learn more here.

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November 8: It’s a Vinylmation-Palooza! Meet Maria Clapsis, Ron Cohee and Thomas Scott, the Disney artists behind collections such as the Vinylmation 5th Anniversary Eachez, Meet & Greet Mickey, Festival of the Masters Eachez and the Disney’s Animal Kingdom set. Maria, Ron and Thomas will be on hand for a special appearance and signing from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon at D-Street in Downtown Disney West Side. Look for a special post from Disney Parks Blog author Steven Miller.

November 8 – 10: Details on all of the Festival of the Masters art debuting, special artist signings and live performance art taking place will be available in the coming weeks, so keep an eye out!

November 13 – 16: Make sure you stop by Art of Disney in the Downtown Disney Marketplace to meet Disney inspired artist Greg McCullough, who will appearing daily. Look for additional appearances by Greg, November 27 – December 1 at Art of Disney in Epcot. Learn more here.

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November 18 – 23: Look for fan favorite and Disney inspired artist, Larry Dotson, who will be appearing daily at Main Street Cinema in Magic Kingdom Park. Learn more here.

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November 22 – December 29: The holiday collection from Precious Moments doll maker Linda Rick will debut at Once Upon A Toy in the Downtown Disney Marketplace. Only visiting Epcot? Beginning November 25, make sure to stop by Heritage Manor at the American Adventure pavilion where the dolls will also be featured. Representatives will be on hand daily at both locations, so be sure to stop by and find new ones to add to your collection, or pick one up for someone on your holiday list Tip: Look for a special appearance by Linda Rick over Thanksgiving weekend at our Epcot location. Learn more here.

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November 29: Vinylmation Park Series 13 is making its debut at D-Street this month. Look for special appearances by Disney Design Group artists from 5 – 7 p.m. I have no doubt you will lose your head over this collection. Care to make a trade?

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November 29 – December 30: Look for a special post next month as we take you on a journey inside our Holidays Around the World Merchandise, with special appearances and signings by notable artists. Watch for more information.

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November 30 – December 1: Join us as we welcome back renowned American folk artist Jim Shore, who will be on hand for a special appearance and signing of some of his latest releases in the Disney Traditions collection, including new holiday pieces for 2013 as well as Disney Parks exclusives such as the Cheshire Cat in the Tea Cup. Meet Jim between November 30 from 1 – 4 p.m. at Art of Disney in the Downtown Disney Marketplace, and December 1 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Heritage Manor in the American Adventure Pavilion at Epcot. Learn more here.

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November 29 – 30: Become captivated by the dazzling and sparkling fine jewelry collection from the Freeman Family, featuring some classic Disney icons and characters including Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse and Tinker Bell, among others. Take part in this special trunk show with the Freeman family throughout the weekend at World of Disney Store in Downtown Disney Marketplace. Learn more here.

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November 30: Meet Josh Kilmer-Purcell and Brent Ridge, otherwise known as The Fabulous Beekman Boys, for a special appearance and signing as we celebrate the release of their best-selling book, “The Beekman 1802 Heirloom Dessert Cookbook,” which features over 100+ recipes tied to their families history and roots, with their own signature twist. Look for another post shortly with all the details.

Mark your calendars now, and join us for all of the great events and artist showcases taking place this November!

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Denise on October 29th, 2013 at 10:35 am

I’ve never heard of a trunk show, but is the Freeman Family selling the classic Mickey pendant now? I’ve been looking for that style pendant/earrings for years, I used to own similar jewelry in the 70′s/early 80′s. Thanks!

 

Michelle Harker on November 1st, 2013 at 3:54 pm

Denise, this special showcase will allow the Freeman Family not only to show many of the items currently available at the Resorts but it will also allow them to debut a few items rarely seen, except for at the D23 Expo, etc. I know you’re going to find quite a few things, you’ll want.

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Ashley on October 29th, 2013 at 11:22 am

*LOVE* that bracelet! I want it in silver though since I don’t wear gold. It is pretty though, simple and subtle just the way I like it. ;)

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Ian on October 29th, 2013 at 12:28 pm

WHAT!!! Chief Namee is coming out in Vinylmation form? Is there a two for one special? ;)

 

Michelle Harker on November 1st, 2013 at 3:53 pm

You never know when it comes to Chief Namee. Seems lots of ‘fans’ are losing their head over this little guy.

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Julie on October 29th, 2013 at 8:56 pm

Will the Freeman Family jewelry collection continue to be available at DisneyWorld throughout December? I will be visiting at the beginning and end of the month but will miss the trunk show. Love their jewelry!

 

Michelle Harker on November 1st, 2013 at 3:52 pm

Julie, you can find items from the Freeman Family on hand at locations both at the Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort almost all the time, this will be a special showcase where they will be bringing in items, not always offered, similar to what has been done at the D23 Expo.

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Kelly on November 3rd, 2013 at 2:47 pm

Will we be able to purchase the International Food and Wine Festival Cookbook online?

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