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Disney Water Parks: Everything You Need To Know

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Most Disney World guests focus on visiting the big four theme parks at the resort. These four theme parks offer so many attractions that many visitors may not even be able to experience all of them during their stay. But, if you’re visiting the Orlando area during the peak of summer (or Spring or Fall) […]

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Is Buying An Annual Pass Worth It As A DVC Member?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

If you’re a DVC member, or considering becoming one, you may have thought about if buying an annual pass is worth it as a DVC member. Below, we’ll compare the annual pass options and when or if purchasing one would make sense for you. Passholder Benefits One of the great perks of being a Disney […]

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Finally Home! An Owner’s DVC Review

Published by Kristen Helsinger

I came across a photo the other day that was captioned “Fill your life with adventure, not things. Have stories to tell, not stuff to show.” This is a perfect description of why my family decided to become members of the Disney Vacation Club this past July. My husband and I have three children, ages […]

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Animal Kingdom Lodge Value Experience

Published by Vikki Wells

Animal Kingdom Lodge Value rooms are notoriously difficult to ‘snag’. They’re usually booked up right on the dot of 11 months, so are usually only an option for those who own at AKL. I say ‘usually’ because I know there can be exceptions to this rule. In fact, I went online today and spotted a […]

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The Charm And Delights Of Old Key West

Published by Anthony Wells

For those in the know and by that we mean people who own there, Old Key West is one of the best hidden gems of Walt Disney World. It’s relatively tucked away location makes it a haven for those seeking fun away from the hustle and bustle of other resorts. Before we get into the […]

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Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World

Published by Ellen Russell

I am a mother of five and two of our children have autism. Being a mother of autistic children I tend to play on the cautious side as to what all we do, since it could possibly cause sensory overload and/or meltdowns. We had NONE of this at the MNSSHP. This was an absolutely wonderful […]

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Are Disney’s After Hours Events Worth It?

Published by DVC Shop Editorial Team

Each year Disney offers select After Hour Events that allow guests to enter the parks after the normal park hours are over. This means that most guests have left the parks and the only guests remaining are those who have opted to pay for a special ticket for the After Hours Event. Are After Hours […]

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Wine Bar George DVC Event – A Good Time?

Published by Vikki Wells

If you enjoy wine, if you enjoy learning about wine, and you like a laugh and a bit of fun, then this really is the experience for you. I am fortunate enough to have experienced the DVC wine tasting event at Wine bar George twice now, both of which were wonderful but both of which […]

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Animal Kingdom DVC Moonlight Magic

Published by Anthony Wells

Since joining DVC we’ve had the opportunity to take part in two DVC Moonlight Magic events: EPCOT last year and Animal Kingdom this year. These events are a fantastic perk of membership but are only open to those who have purchased a direct membership contact and have the infamous blue card. The events include access […]

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Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue

Published by Laurie Robinson

We did Hoop de doo in early September to celebrate two birthdays; my husband’s 71st and my grandson’s 2nd. We had the best time ever. The food was really good and there was something to please everyone. We had endless buckets of ribs and fried chicken. Makes potatoes, salad and green beans were all fresh […]

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