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Disney Parks ‘Quick Hits’ – December 10th, 2009

Thomas Smith

by , Editorial Content Director, Disney Parks

During the week, there are many items of possible interest that don’t make the Disney Parks Blog. So, we’re posting a weekly list of quick updates and highlights you may have missed. Here’s the first list:

Candlelight Processional Continues — Shows continue at Epcot’s America Gardens Theatre featuring celebrity narrators Andy Garcia (Dec. 10-11), Chita Rivera (Dec. 12-13).

Moms Panel Advice on Extra Magic Hours at Epcot — Extra Magic Hours offer guests of select Walt Disney World Resort hotels the opportunity to enjoy additional time in the theme parks at no extra charge.

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea History Pin — Here’s a just-released pin that includes a replica of the Piece of Disney History Pin – 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, the first Piece of Disney History.

Special Offers at Disney Parks — There are several Disney Vacation discounts and other offers you may not be aware of.

Randy Noble Artwork — Disney Design Group artist, Randy Noble, signed some of his newest masterpieces at the Art of Disney at Epcot. Several images are posted online.

“Goofy Banjo” Pin Released — Disney Pin Trading releases the first of a collection of five pins in the shape of instruments.

This Week in History: Living with the Land Opens at Epcot — This boat ride at Epcot theme park explores agricultural advances in the rain forest, Africa and beyond.

Jim Shore Appears at Walt Disney World — Jim will be making a special appearance and signing work this weekend at the Walt Disney World Resort.

New Mickey Mouse with Pink Hearts Pin Available — This unique pin featuring a Mickey Mouse icon with pink hearts is now available at Disneyland Resort.