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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy--Giveaway!

This past December my family had the opportunity to attend Disney On Ice Celebrates 100 Years of Magic.  We had so much fun!

This month, for the first time ever, Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Fantasy skates into the Twin Cities!  

Rev up for non-stop fun with four of your favorite Disney stories:
  • Thrill to high-speed stunts as Lightning McQueen, Mater and the crew of Disney•Pixar's Cars race across the ice.
  • Dive into The Little Mermaid's enchanting undersea kingdom.
  • Enter the mystical world of Pixie Hollow with Tinker Bell and the Disney Fairies as they reveal the magic that lies within!
  • The toys are back in town with heroic action when Buzz Lightyear, Woody, Jessie, and the Toy Story gang escape from the rambunctious tots of Sunnyside Daycare and race for home, in their most daring adventure ever!

Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy will be at the Target Center February 28-March 3, 2013.  Tickets are $15/22/$42/$65 with opening night tickets just $10!

Tickets are available at the Target Center Box Office, Ticketmaster Ticket Centers, by calling 800-745-3000 or online at To charge by phone using Ticketmaster TDD/TTY, call 800-359-2525. Certain fees may apply.

All of our Toys In The Dryer readers may download this FREE activity book!

One lucky reader will win tickets to Disney On Ice Worlds of Fantasy opening night at the Target Center!

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We received tickets to the show in exchange for promoting it on our blog. We received no further compensation. All opinions are 100% our own.

Friday, February 1, 2013

Casting call! Be an EXTRA in a Nickelodeon Universe TV commerical at MOA

Mall of America® to award one lucky contestant a cameo appearance in new Nickelodeon Universe® television commercial 

WHAT:  On Feb. 8, Mall of America® will select one talented contestant from a pool of video entries to become the first-ever fan to make a cameo appearance in a Nickelodeon Universe® television commercial.

Beginning Jan. 31, Nickelodeon fans across the nation have the opportunity to submit a 30 second video showcasing why they would make the best Scream Collector extra in a commercial. Fans who are eligible to enter the contest will submit their video online by visiting

Each video submission will be judged on the following five criteria:
  • creativity 
  • how well the submission reflects the theme and meets other specified requirements
  • video reflects a clear and positive message
  • personality  
  • originality 
and will be judged by qualified Mall marketing and advertising experts. To enter the contest and for more information visit

WHEN:   Contest start date:  Thursday, Jan. 31
Contest end date:  Thursday, Feb. 7

WHERE: – video submissions
Mall of America – commercial filming

What are you waiting for?  Go submit your video!