Walt Disney World Resort Announces Merchandise Events for August

If you're making plans to visit the Walt Disney World Resort in August, there is a new slate of special merchandise events planned. Most of the events are taking place at either Disney Springs or in World Showcase in Epcot.

August merchandise events announced for Walt Disney World ResortAugust merchandise events announced for Walt Disney World Resort

Starting today, July 29, guests will find the second series for Vinylmation Star Wars: The Force Awakens at select locations including Disney's Pin Traders, Star Wars Galactic Outpost, and Launch Bay Cargo in Disney's Hollywood Studios.

From August 4 through August 28 a Precious Moments showcase is planned at Marketplace Fun Finds in Disney Springs. The new dolls were inspired by Mickey and Minnie. Guests will have a chance to meet doll designer Linda Rick on August 12-13.

Artist Greg McCullough will be at The Art of Disney in Disney Springs on August 10-14 from 1-8 p.m. each day. Artist William Silvers will be at The Art of Disney in Disney Springs on August 11-14 from 1-9 p.m. each day. Silvers will be returning to the shop on August 18-21 and 25-28.

A new figurine and ornament from the Disney Showcase Collection by Precious Moments will be released at The Art of Disney on August 20. Guests can meet master sculptor Hiko Maeda from 12-2 p.m. and again from 5-7 p.m.

Artist Jasmine Becket-Griffith returns to the WonderGround Gallery at the Marketplace Co-Op on August 20 from 4-8 p.m.

In Epcot guests can meet reps from Kit Heath at The Queen's Table in the United Kingdom pavilion on August 4-5 from 12-7 p.m. The latest Yardley fragrances will be showcased at The Queen's Table on August 12-14 and 26-29 from 12-7 p.m. each day.

Fragrance designer Geir Ness will meet fans on August 17-20 at The Puffin's Roost in the Norway pavilion from 12-6 p.m. each day.

And finally, Precious Moments sculptor Hiko Maeda will meet guests at The Art of Disney in Epcot's Future World on August 19 from 4-6 p.m.

Which merchandise events are you planning to attend? Let us know in the comments.


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