DVC Celebrates 25 years with Special Member Offerings

Kristen TutasDisney Vacation Club, DVC Owner Benefits

25thAnniversary

This year marks the 25th anniversary of the Disney Vacation Club and to celebrate, DVC members will enjoy a year of special offers, exciting events, and new experiences. From new member cards to vacation giveaways, this year is sure to be an exciting one for DVC members!

Coming in 2016…

New Member Cards — Within the next couple of weeks, all members will receive new membership cards in the mail to replace the old ones. This is the only card that will be accepted for discounts, entrance into events, etc.

25th Anniversary Merchandise — Beginning in late January 2016, special anniversary merchandise will be available online, in select stores and on the Shop Disney Parks app. Items to look for will be 25th anniversary MagicBands, ear hats, apparel and more!

25th Anniversary Member Button — To receive your complimentary button, stop by one of the Disney Vacation Club Information Kiosks and show your Membership Card.

Photo Op Kiosk — Members and their guests can pose for a photo, customize it with DVC designs, print it and take it home.

MEMBER EVENTS

“25 and Beyond Bash”— Spend an evening with fellow members and friends at this exclusive event in Magic Kingdom park. Event highlights include: access to select attractions in Tomorrowland and Fantasyland — as well as the Haunted Mansion, a DJ dance party, and light refreshments.

Event Location: Magic Kingdom park at Walt Disney World
Check-In Location: Magic Kingdom park and DVC Resorts at Walt Disney World
Dates: February 25 and March 3, 2016
Time: Event is from 9:30 PM to midnight
Price: Complimentary but you do need to make a reservation with Member Services (800) 800-9800).

“DVC Neighborhood Beach Bash” — An evening of fun, games, dancing and more at Typhoon Lagoon.

Location: Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon at Walt Disney World
Dates: June 23, June 29, July 6 and July 13, 2016
Time: Party is from 9:30 PM to 12:30 AM
Price: Complimentary but a reservation is required, and bookings will begin on Friday, April 8, 2016.

“DVC Safari Spectacular” — A complimentary event held on select nights in September at Animal Kingdom Park. A reservation is required, and bookings will begin on July 6, 2016.

Dates: September 6, 13, 22, 27
Time: 9:30 PM to midnight
Location: Disney’s Animal Kingdom park, Walt Disney World

SPECIAL OFFERINGS & MEMBER EXPERIENCES

Multi-Day Ticket — Purchase a 4-day or higher theme park ticket and receive an additional day for free! This special offer is for DVC Members only and is only available from January 4 to March 31, 2016.

Member Lounge — Opening in late Spring 2016, this member-only lounge will feature complimentary soft drinks, Wi-Fi, charging stations, computers with printers, and Member Services Advisors.

Silver Anniversary Sweepstakes — DVC Members will have a chance to win one of 25 magical vacations! Prizes may include: vacations at Disney Vacation Club Resorts, stays in the Cinderella Castle Suite at Magic Kingdom park, a stay in the Disneyland Dream Suite at Disneyland Park, Disney Cruise Line sailings, Adventures by Disney vacations, and Domestic or international travel through the RCI® Registry Collection. More details will be announced soon.

NYC Experiences — The NYC member cruise is sold out but there will be more offerings coming this year for members in NYC. Included will be a special performance of the Broadway show, Aladdin, on October 2, 2016 at the Amsterdam Theatre. This event is exclusive to Disney Vacation Club Members and their guests.

VACATION PLANNING ENHANCEMENTS

Last-Minute Magic — Find availability at select Disney Vacation Club Resorts over the next 60 days. Details coming soon!

For more information on the 25th anniversary, visit disneyvacationclub.com/25years starting Jan. 4.




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Kristen Tutas

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Kristen is a Licensed Broker Associate with Garden Views Realty, Inc (ResalesDVC.com). She is the granddaughter of "Grandma Jaki" and the niece of Kinn. She has been specializing in the resale of Disney Vacation Club timeshare since 2011. As an avid Disney fan and an annual passholder, you can frequently find her at Walt Disney World. View More Posts By Kristen